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Millimeter-Wave Antennas: Configurations and Applications

  • Jaco du Preez
  • Saurabh Sinha
Book

Part of the Signals and Communication Technology book series (SCT)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Jaco du Preez, Saurabh Sinha
    Pages 1-18
  3. Jaco du Preez, Saurabh Sinha
    Pages 19-38
  4. Jaco du Preez, Saurabh Sinha
    Pages 39-60
  5. Jaco du Preez, Saurabh Sinha
    Pages 61-84
  6. Jaco du Preez, Saurabh Sinha
    Pages 85-106
  7. Jaco du Preez, Saurabh Sinha
    Pages 107-131
  8. Jaco du Preez, Saurabh Sinha
    Pages 133-155

About this book

Introduction

This book comprehensively reviews the state of the art in millimeter-wave antennas, traces important recent developments and provides information on a wide range of antenna configurations and applications. While fundamental theoretical aspects are discussed whenever necessary, the book primarily focuses on design principles and concepts, manufacture, measurement techniques, and practical results. Each of the various antenna types scalable to millimeter-wave dimensions is considered individually, with coverage of leaky-wave and surface-wave antennas, printed antennas, integrated antennas, and reflector and lens systems. The final two chapters address the subject from a systems perspective, providing an overview of supporting circuitry and examining in detail diverse millimeter-wave applications, including high-speed wireless communications, radio astronomy, and radar. The vast amount of information now available on millimeter-wave systems can be daunting for researchers and designers entering the field. This book offers readers essential guidance, helping them to gain a thorough understanding based on the most recent research findings and serving as a sound basis for informed decision-making. 

Keywords

Millimeter-Wave Systems Leaky-Wave Antennas Surface-Wave Antennas Integrated Antennas Microstrip Arrays Rectangular Waveguides Integrated Circuits

Authors and affiliations

  • Jaco du Preez
    • 1
  • Saurabh Sinha
    • 2
  1. 1.University of JohannesburgJohannesburgSouth Africa
  2. 2.University of JohannesburgJohannesburgSouth Africa

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-35068-4
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-35067-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-35068-4
  • Series Print ISSN 1860-4862
  • Series Online ISSN 1860-4870
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