Quiet Zone Characterisation at Mm-Wave Frequencies in CATR's
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
Paquay, Maurice; Drioli, Luca Salghetti; Rolo, Luis; Allart, Xavier; Saenz, Elena (ESA-ESTEC, P.O. Box 299, 2200 AG Noordwijk, The Netherlands)
A comparison is made between the two standard methods to characterise the Quiet Zone in a CATR and the applicability to mm-wave frequencies. The aspects considered are positioner accuracy requirements, dynamic range and measurement times. Typical numbers are given for the ESTEC ranges as representative examples.