Single-Layer Unit Cells with Optimized Phase Angle Behavior
Conference: EuCAP 2009 - 3rd European Conference on Antennas and Propagation
03/23/2009 - 03/27/2009 at Berlin, Germany
Proceedings: EuCAP 2009
Pages: 5Language: englishTyp: PDFPersonal VDE Members are entitled to a 10% discount on this title
Dieter, S.; Fischer, C.; Menzel, W. (Institute of Microwave Techniques, University of Ulm, Albert-Einstein-Allee 41, 89081 Ulm, Germany)
In this paper, single-layer coupled FSS reflection type-structures for reflectarrays are investigated resulting in an increased phase range and smaller slope of the phase angle as a function of structure size. Their improved performance is also demonstrated with three test reflectarray antennas using the novel structures.