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Near-field Scanning Measurements: Theory and practice

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Author(s)

Michael H. Francis, Ronald C. Wittmann

Abstract

This chapter summarizes theoretical and practical aspects of near-field scanning methods. These methods allow complete characterization of the transmitting or receiving properties using measurements made in close proximity to an antenna.
Citation
Modern Antenna Handbook

Keywords

cylindrical scanning, near-field measurements, planar scanning, spherical scanning, antenna measurements

Citation

Francis, M. and Wittmann, R. (2008), Near-field Scanning Measurements: Theory and practice, Modern Antenna Handbook, [online], https://tsapps.nist.gov/publication/get_pdf.cfm?pub_id=32453 (Accessed May 25, 2024)

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Created July 3, 2008, Updated February 19, 2017