Publication

Brandon C. Brown, Frederic G. Goora, and Chris D. Rouse, "The design of an economical antenna-gain and radiation-pattern measurement system", IEEE Antennas and Propagation Magazine, vol. 53, no. 4, pp. 188-200, Aug. 2011.

Citation for video

Brandon C. Brown, Frédéric G. Goora and Chris D. Rouse, "IsoTropic Thunder", 2011 IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society Student Design Contest, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of New Brunswick, (Fredericton, NB, Canada), May 12, 2011, YouTube (TM) Video, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m9lglJ3CxXQ.

Video

YouTube (TM)

First Prize Award

This project was awarded the first prize in the 2011 IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society Student Design Contest. On July 6, 2011, the award presentation was made at the 2011 IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation and USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting.

Award Certificate

A picture, 356 (Kibytes), of the award certificate is available.

Acknowledgements

The cost of the hardware, a travel subsidy, and the award was provided by the IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society. Significant additional support was provided by the IEEE New Brunswick Section, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, the Faculty of Engineering, and the Office of the UNB President.

Related Links

Dave Kelley, Education Column, IEEE Antennas and Propagation Magazine, vol. 53, no. 1, p. 150, Feb. 2011.

YouTube: IsoTropicThunder's Channel

Text Summary of Video

Hardware

The project used a Make Controller Kit.

The Iron Ring

The video clearly shows one of the students wearing the Iron Ring; all three students wear the Iron Ring. The Iron Ring is also described at Wikipedia.

Other Groups' Videos

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YNaLkPFVMVA&feature=related

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EKAxwZHHRZU

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z8zQwK2BWs4&feature=related


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