Technical Program

TH-A3.1P: Optimization Methods in Antenna Designs

Session Type: Oral
Time: Thursday, July 12, 13:20 - 16:40
Location: Commonwealth B
Session Chairs: Ian McMichael, The MITRE Corporation and Francesca Vipiana, Politecnico di Torino
 
13:20 - 13:40
TH-A3.1P.1: COMPARISON OF OPTIMIZATION APPROACHES FOR DESIGNING NONUNIFORM HELICAL ANTENNAS
         Jelena Dinkić, Dragan Olćan, Antonije Djordjević, University of Belgrade, Serbia; Alenka Zajić, Georgia Institute of Technology, United States
 
13:40 - 14:00
TH-A3.1P.2: OPTIMIZATION OF THIN MULTILAYER MAGNETIC RADAR ABSORBERS
         Francesco Scarano, Consorzio Nazionale Interuniversitario per le Telecomunicazioni (CNIT), Italy; Filippo Costa, Agostino Monorchio, University of Pisa, Italy; Raj Mittra, University of Central Florida, United States
 
14:00 - 14:20
TH-A3.1P.3: SURROGATE-ASSISTED MULTI-OBJECTIVE ANTENNA DESIGN WITH EQUAL-COMPARTMENT-SIZE SEGMENTATION
         Slawomir Koziel, Reykjavik University, Iceland; Adrian Bekasiewicz, Gdansk University of Technology, Poland
 
14:20 - 14:40
TH-A3.1P.4: EFFECT OF INTRODUCTION OF HYPOTHESES IN ANTENNA OPTIMIZATION: THINNED ARRAY TEST CASE
         Francesco Grimaccia, Marco Mussetta, Alessandro Niccolai, Politecnico di Milano, Italy; Paola Pirinoli, Politecnico di Torino, Italy; Riccardo Zich, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
 
14:40 - 15:00
TH-A3.1P.5: MULTI-OBJECTIVE DESIGN OF ANTENNAS USING VARIABLE-FIDELITY EM MODELS AND CONSTRAINED SURROGATES
         Slawomir Koziel, Ari Sigurdsson, Reykjavik University, Iceland
 
15:00 - 15:20 Break
 
15:20 - 15:40
TH-A3.1P.6: PSO-DRIVEN SYNTHESIS OF REALISTIC TIME MODULATED ARRAYS WITH OPTIMAL INSTANTANEOUS DIRECTIVITY THROUGH A SYSTEM-BY-DESIGN IMPLEMENTATION
         Marco Salucci, Lorenzo Poli, University of Trento, Italy; Diego Masotti, Alessandra Costanzo, University of Bologna, Italy; Paolo Rocca, University of Trento, Italy
 
15:40 - 16:00
TH-A3.1P.7: OPTIMIZATION OF REACTIVELY LOADED REFLECTARRAYS VIA SEMIDEFINITE RELAXATION
         Hans-Dieter Lang, HSR Hochschule für Technik Rapperswil, Switzerland; Sean V. Hum, Costas D. Sarris, University of Toronto, Canada
 
16:00 - 16:20
TH-A3.1P.8: APPLICATION OF THE CROSS-ENTROPY METHOD TO ELECTROMAGNETIC OPTIMISATION PROBLEMS
         Maria Kovaleva, David Bulger, Rajas Khokle, Karu P. Esselle, Macquarie University, Australia
 
16:20 - 16:40
TH-A3.1P.9: A STATISTICAL METHOD FOR THE PROJECT AND ANALYSIS OF A YAGI ANTENNA USING THE HFSS AND THE UNSCENTED TRANSFORM
         Alcyone César Silva, Leonardo Menezes, University of Brasilia, Brazil