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Helix-Loaded Meandered Loxodromic Spiral Antenna

Abstract: 

An antenna element having a metal pattern with a three-dimensional profile. The metal pattern is at least one helix-loaded helix-loaded meandered loxodromic spiral. The profile is generally that of a domed top adjoined to a rotationally symmetric body such as a conical section. Typically, the metal antenna pattern is fabricated upon or otherwise supported by a dielectric medium. 

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US Patent and Trademark Office

Patent Number: 
9,748,640
Date Of Issue: 
08/29/2017
Inventors: 

Brandon L. Nance; Brad D. Moore; James R. Noll