Novel multi-beam radiometers for accurate ocean surveillance

C. Cappellin, K. Pontoppidan, P. H. Nielsen, Niels Skou, Sten Schmidl Søbjærg, M. Ivashina, O. Iupikov, A. Ihle, D. Hartmann, K. V. t Klooster

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    Novel antenna architectures for real aperture multi-beam radiometers providing high resolution and high sensitivity for accurate sea surface temperature (SST) and ocean vector wind (OVW) measurements are investigated. On the basis of the radiometer requirements set for future SST/OVW missions, conical scanners and push-broom antennas are compared. The comparison will cover reflector optics and focal plane array configuration.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationProceedings of 8th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation (EuCAP)
    Number of pages5
    Publication date2014
    ISBN (Electronic)9788890701849
    Publication statusPublished - 2014
    EventEuCAP 2014: 8th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation - World Forum, The Hague, Netherlands
    Duration: 6 Apr 201411 Apr 2014


    ConferenceEuCAP 2014
    LocationWorld Forum
    CityThe Hague
    Internet address


    • Aerospace
    • Communication, Networking and Broadcast Technologies
    • Fields, Waves and Electromagnetics
    • Antenna arrays
    • Antenna feeds
    • Arrays
    • Radiometers
    • Reflector antennas


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