True Time Delay Multiple Beam Antenna System Design Tool

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch
Army
Amount:
$730,000.00
Award Year:
2004
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase II
Contract:
W911QX-05-C-0004
Agency Tracking Number:
A022-0685
Solicitation Year:
2002
Solicitation Topic Code:
A03-038
Solicitation Number:
2002.2
Small Business Information
ANSOFT CORP.
7814 Rockburn Drive, Ellicott City, MD, 21043
Hubzone Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
119112688
Principal Investigator:
John Silvestro
Principal
(412) 261-3200
silvestro@ansoft.com
Business Contact:
David (temporary)
Principal
(412) 261-3200
tmiller@ansoft.com
Research Institution:
n/a
Abstract
The current generation of field simulation codes are powerful design tools that are highly accurate and can solve moderately sized problems. For multi-wavelength structures the options are limited. Examples of application areas where one would find such structures include Rotman lens design, IC package design, and electromagnetic compatibility simulation. As the demand for higher performance designs increases in these industries the need for a CAD software package that could analyze these geometries also increases. In addition to being able to simulate larger geometries it is also important that such a tool be easy to use with a user friendly GUI and have robust model translation. We purpose to create such a tool using Ansoft HFSS. HFSS has a user friendly interface and accurate simulation engine. We purpose to enhance that engine using the domain decomposition method.

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