Echo width of foam supports used in scattering measurements

Jørgen Appel-Hansen, V. V. Solodukhov

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    Theoretically and experimentally determined echo widths of dielectric cylinders having circular, triangular, and quadratic cross sections have been compared. The cylinders were made of foam material having a relative dielectric constant of about 1.035. The purpose of the investigation was to find a cross section with a small echo width. The result can be used in selecting a proper support for test objects in backscattering measurement studies.
    Original languageEnglish
    JournalI E E E Transactions on Antennas and Propagation
    Issue number2
    Pages (from-to)191-193
    Publication statusPublished - 1979

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