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  • Vol. 30, Iss. 16 — Aug. 15, 2012
  • pp: 2725–2732

Reconfigurable Photonic Feed for Sinuous Antenna

Hossein Emami, Niusha Sarkhosh, Elias Roberto Lopez Lara, and Arnan Mitchell

Journal of Lightwave Technology, Vol. 30, Issue 16, pp. 2725-2732 (2012)

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A photonic feed system for a four arm sinuous antenna was designed and demonstrated practically. The feed system provided four wideband 90° phase shifted signals to feed the sinuous antenna. It had the ability to become reconfigured in order to receive different polarizations. This was achieved utilizing a computer based bias control and thus there was no need for any mechanical function.

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Hossein Emami, Niusha Sarkhosh, Elias Roberto Lopez Lara, and Arnan Mitchell, "Reconfigurable Photonic Feed for Sinuous Antenna," J. Lightwave Technol. 30, 2725-2732 (2012)

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