yagi antenna

A type of directional antenna used on some types of radar and radio equipment. It consists of an array of elemental, single-wire dipole antennae and reflectors.
A stacked array of yagi antennas.

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  • yagi (antenna) — or yagi [yä′gē, yag′ē] n. 〚after H. Yagi (1886 1976), Jpn electrical engineer〛 a VHF or UHF directional antenna array in which a basic dipole antenna is supplemented by several parallel reflector and director elements: used when television… …   Universalium

  • yagi (antenna) — or yagi [yä′gē, yag′ē] n. [after H. Yagi (1886 1976), Jpn electrical engineer] a VHF or UHF directional antenna array in which a basic dipole antenna is supplemented by several parallel reflector and director elements: used when television… …   English World dictionary

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  • Yagi antenna — /yah gee, yag ee/, Radio. a sharply directional antenna array, consisting of one or two dipoles connected to the transmitting or receiving circuit, and several insulated dipoles all parallel and about equally spaced in a line. [1940 45; named… …   Universalium

  • Yagi antenna — /yah gee, yag ee/, Radio. a sharply directional antenna array, consisting of one or two dipoles connected to the transmitting or receiving circuit, and several insulated dipoles all parallel and about equally spaced in a line. [1940 45; named… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Yagi antenna — [ jα:gi] noun a highly directional narrowband radio aerial made of several short rods mounted across an insulating support. Origin 1940s: named after the Japanese engineer Hidetsugu Yagi …   English new terms dictionary

  • Yagi — (八木 eight trees ) is a Japanese surname. It may refer to:Real People*Dr. Hidetsugu Yagi (1886 1976), electrical engineer and professor at Tohoku Imperial University in Japan *Hirokazu Yagi (born 1959), former Japanese ski jumper *Jukichi Yagi… …   Wikipedia

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  • Yagi, Hidetsugu — SUBJECT AREA: Broadcasting, Electronics and information technology, Telecommunications [br] b. 28 January 1886 Osaka, Japan d. January 1976 Osaka, Japan [br] Japanese engineer who, with his student Shintaro Uda, developed the directional ultra… …   Biographical history of technology

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