Angelakos, Diogenes J. Formerly, College of Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, California.
Last reviewed:October 2019
- Size and configuration
- Types of problems
- Elemental dipole antenna
- Pattern shape
- Array antennas
- Electrically small antennas
- Nonresonant antennas
- Frequency-independent antennas
- Direct-aperture type
- Reflector type
- Two-reflector antennas
- Low-profile antennas
- Related Primary Literature
- Additional Reading
The device that couples the transmitter or receiver network of a radio system to space. Radio waves are used to transmit signals from a source through space. The information is received at a destination which in some cases, such as radar, can be located at the transmitting source. Thus, antennas are used for both transmission and reception. See also: Radar
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