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A Design of Wideband Monopulse Comparator for W-Band mm-Wave Seeker Applications

W-대역 밀리미터파 탐색기용 광대역 모노펄스 비교기 설계

  • Received : 2015.11.26
  • Accepted : 2016.01.26
  • Published : 2016.02.29

Abstract

This paper proposes a design of W-band mm-wave wideband monopulse comparator using waveguide structure for applications. The main idea of proposed design is to combine a self-compensating phase shifter on $90^{\circ}$ hybrid for wideband $180^{\circ}$ hybrid. Using multiple conventional phase shifters, because of their narrow-band characteristics, tends to restrict working bandwidth of system including antennas. Proposed comparator could relieve the problem since it applies the self-compensating phase shifter. The comparator has waveguide structure so it shows excellent characteristic in loss. It also show wideband characteristic in amplitude and phase response between ports.

Keywords

Monopulse Comparator;Wide-Band Waveguide Phase Shifter;Slot Array Antenna

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