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isPolarizationCapable

Array polarization capability

Description

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capflag = isPolarizationCapable(array) returns a Boolean value, capflag, indicating whether the array supports polarization. An array supports polarization if it can create or respond to polarized fields.

Examples

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Show that an array of phased.ShortDipoleAntennaElement antenna elements supports polarization.

antenna = phased.ShortDipoleAntennaElement(...
    'FrequencyRange',[1e9 10e9]);
array = phased.ULA('NumElements',3,'Element',antenna);
isPolarizationCapable(array)
ans = logical
   1

The returned value of 1 shows that this array supports polarization.

Input Arguments

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Array, specified as a Phased Array System Toolbox System object.

Output Arguments

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Polarization-capability flag returned as a Boolean value true if the array supports polarization or false if it does not.

Extended Capabilities

C/C++ Code Generation
Generate C and C++ code using MATLAB® Coder™.

Version History

Introduced in R2021a