Version 3.0, part of Release 2017b, includes the following enhancements:

  • PCB Stack Antenna: Design Custom PCB antennas with arbitrary metal-dielectric layers, solid feed/via models, and advanced meshing control
  • Gerber File Generation from pcbstack: Prototype and implement antennas using customizable library of RF connectors and PCB manufacturing services
  • Conversion of 2-D/2.5-D Antenna Elements to pcbStack: Get started with the design of custom printed antennas using available library elements
  • Inset-Fed Patch, Circular Patch, Cloverleaf, Circular Reflector, and Circular Cavity: Design, visualize, and analyze three additional antennas and two additional backing structures using parametrize geometry
  • Birdcage Antenna: Design, visualize, and analyze an additional antenna, including the effects of human heads modeled with phantoms
  • Visualization Within Dielectric Volume: Inspect charge and current separately in the metal and dielectric layers
  • RF Propagation: Visualize transmitter/receiver sites, links, and coverage on map using outdoor and weather-based path loss models

See the Release Notes for details.

Version 2.2, part of Release 2017a, includes the following enhancements:

  • Plane Wave Excitation: Compute the scattering solution of antennas and arrays when excited by plane waves​​​​​
  • Antenna Designer App: Interactively select and analyze antennas with desired characteristics​​​​
  • Lumped RLC Load for Antenna Elements: Modify the resonant frequency using load elements at an arbitrary location on an antenna surface​
  • Array Factor Analysis: Compute the array pattern using pattern superposition of individual antenna​s
  • PCB Stack Antenna: Describe custom printed antennas on multilayered substrates​​​​

See the Release Notes for details.

2.1 版是 Release 2016b 的一部分,它提供了以下增强功能:

  • 多层介质基片:包含多层厚介质基片在天线和天线阵列中的效果
  • 天线设计功能:设计具有特定谐振频率的天线的几何结构属性
  • 自定义平面天线几何结构:通过定义天线几何结构的边界来描述自定义天线
  • 天线单元的集总 RLC 元件:使用天线馈电点处的负载元件修改谐振频率
  • 圆形天线阵列:将天线阵列中的单元按照圆形形状放置
  • 自定义贴片天线:创建任意形状的探针馈电的贴片天线
  • 偶极子螺旋天线、平面倒 F 天线和共面倒 L 天线:设计、显示并分析具有参数化几何结构的三种其他天线

有关详细信息,请参阅 发行说明

2.0 版是 Release 2016a 的一部分,它提供了以下增强功能:

  • 电介质建模:说明天线和有限天线阵列中的基片效果
  • 导入平面网状天线阵列:设计具有自定义平面几何结构的天线阵列
  • 共形天线阵列:将阵列中的天线单元放置在任意位置
  • 极坐标图:使用 polarpattern 交互式显示辐射方向图并进行测量
  • 自定义方向图和电场:使用 patternCustom 和 fieldsCustom 显示任意的 3D 辐射方向图数据或电场/磁场数据
  • 辐射方向图导入/导出:使用 msiread 和 msiwrite 从 MSI 文件格式导入和导出辐射方向图数据
  • 矩形口径喇叭波导天线:设计、显示并分析具有参数化几何结构的矩形口径喇叭波导天线
  • 天线和天线阵列的多轴倾斜属性:围绕任意一条轴旋转天线或天线阵列

有关详细信息,请参阅 发行说明

1.1 版是 Release 2015b 的一部分,它提供了以下增强功能:

  • 无限阵列对象:通过将天线视为无限阵列中的一个元胞来分析天线库
  • 自定义平面网状对象:导入任意 2D 网状图,来描述自定义天线
  • 无限地平面规格条件:建立接地天线的无限地平面模型
  • E-H 场的可视化:检查天线任意距离范围内的电场和磁场
  • Biquad 天线对象:设计、显示并分析具有参数化几何结构的 biquad 天线

有关详细信息,请参阅 发行说明