multiple-beam antenna


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multiple-beam antenna

[′məl·tə·pəl ¦bēm an′ten·ə]
(electromagnetism)
An antenna or antenna array which radiates several beams in different directions.

multiple-beam antenna

An antenna that can process a number of beams simultaneously. In radars, this enables the azimuth and height determination of targets simultaneously.
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Dreher, "Demonstrator concept for a satellite multiple-beam antenna for high-rate data relays," 6th Advanced Satellite Multimedia Systems Conference, Baiona, Spain, Sep.
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