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Design of a Ka Band Antenna by a New Methodology Based on Bond Graph Approach

Sabri Jmal(1*), Hichem Taghouti(2), Abdelkader Mami(3)

(1) University of Tunis El Manar, National Engineering School of Tunis, LR11ES20. Laboratory for Analysis, Design and Control Systems (LACS), 1002, Tunis, Tunisia
(2) University of Tunis El Manar, National Engineering School of Tunis, LR11ES20. Laboratory for Analysis, Design and Control Systems (LACS), 1002, Tunis, Tunisia
(3) University of Tunis El Manar, National Engineering School of Tunis, LR11ES20. Laboratory for Analysis, Design and Control Systems (LACS), 1002, Tunis, Tunisia
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Modern applications of antennas and RF circuits like Radio Frequency Identification, Radars, satellite communication and Wireless become very important in our lives. Modeling and studying techniques have evolved according to the requirements of these applications. In fact, these techniques can be very costly in terms of time and resources, and require great experience to solve the electromagnetic problems. For these reasons, we propose, in this paper, to develop a simple, flexible and fast methodologies based on Bond Graph approach to study, analyze and model antennas. Also, we discuss the advantages of these tools after developing their basic concepts and steps. Finally we applicate these methodologies to design and simulate a Ka band antenna structure.
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Electrical Model; Equivalent Circuit; Bond Graph Approach; Ka Band; Antenna Design; Simulation; Scattering Matrix

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