orthogonal antennas

orthogonal antennas

[ȯr′thäg·ən·əl an′ten·əz]
(electromagnetism)
In radar, a pair of transmitting and receiving antennas, or a single transmitting-receiving antenna, designed for the detection of a difference in polarization between the transmitted energy and the energy returned from the target.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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There are several remarkable advantages for dual-polarized transmit- and receive-antennas since it consists of two colocated orthogonal antennas.