Multibeam feed array design for the arecibo radio telescope

Trevor S. Bird*, Germán Cortés-Medellín

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The design of an L-band (1.225 to 1.525 GHz) multibeam feed array for the Arecibo radio telescope is outlined. The feed is a seven-element hexagonal array of TE11-mode stepped circular horns. We describe the performance of the horns in the array and in the radio telescope.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)116-119
Number of pages4
JournalIEEE Antennas and Propagation Society, AP-S International Symposium (Digest)
Publication statusPublished - 2003
Externally publishedYes


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