A comparison of simple low-power wedge-type X-band waveguide absorbing load implementations

Stander, T. ; Van der Walt, P. W. ; Meyer, P. ; Steyn, W. (2007-10)

The original publication is available at http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/articleDetails.jsp?arnumber=4401506

Stander, T., Van der Walt, P.W. & Meyer, P. 2007. A comparison of simple low-power wedge-type X-band waveguide absorbing load implementations, AFRICON 2007, Windhoek, September 26-28, doi:10.1109/AFRCON.2007.4401506.

Conference Paper

Two inexpensive waveguide absorbing loads are constructed and measured, each using a single thin resistive sheet absorber supported by styrofoam walls, and 50mm in length. It is found that a V-cut wedge displays less reflection than a tapered wedge, with -30 dB reflection across a band 8.5 - 12.4 GHz.

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