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Shared-Aperture Dual-Band Dual-Polarization Array Using Sandwiched Stacked Patch

By Zhu Sun, Karu P. Esselle, Shun-Shi Zhong, and Yingjie Jay Guo
Progress In Electromagnetics Research C, Vol. 52, 183-195, 2014
doi:10.2528/PIERC14052106

Abstract

An L/C dual-band dual-polarized (DBDP) shared aperture microstrip array is proposed in the paper. In the array, the sandwiched stacked patch is employed for the L-band element to exploit the bandwidth for given element thickness. Several key issues regarding the proposed structure are discussed, including: 1) benefit of proposed L band sandwiched stacked patch; 2) C-band feeding method; 3) radiation performance in both bands. A prototype array of L/C DBDP sandwiched stacked patch is designed and fabricated to verify the feasibility of the proposed structure, where the measured data are presented in the paper.

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Zhu Sun, Karu P. Esselle, Shun-Shi Zhong, and Yingjie Jay Guo, "Shared-Aperture Dual-Band Dual-Polarization Array Using Sandwiched Stacked Patch," Progress In Electromagnetics Research C, Vol. 52, 183-195, 2014.
doi:10.2528/PIERC14052106
http://jpier.org/PIERC/pier.php?paper=14052106

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