Experimental interference analysis of an S-band AESA antenna demonstrator

Conference: GeMiC 2014 - German Microwave Conference
03/10/2014 - 03/12/2014 at Aachen, Germany

Proceedings: ITG-Fb. 246: GeMiC 2014

Pages: 4Language: englishTyp: PDF

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Pamies, M.; Bertuch, T. (Fraunhofer Institute for High Frequency, Physics and Radar Techniques (FHR), Fraunhofer Str. 20, 53343 Wachtberg, Germany)

This paper presents an interference analysis of an AESA antenna demonstrator for S-band civil maritime navigation radar applications. A qualitative evaluation of the CW interferences effects on the AESA antenna operation has been carried out, in order to design the most suitable receiver protector. In addition, a receiver protector concept is drawn.