I seek to catalog prior-art for this patent application for a Yagi-Uda style antenna using a collection of ground plane style elements resulting in a slick vertical polarization beam antenna system.
In patent application US 2012/0262358 of title "BEAM FORMING ANTENNA" one finds a very clever, I think very novel and useful new way to arrange vertical elements into a Yagi-Uda array. Irregardless ...
How was a patent granted for a technology that violates basic physics?
Patent number: 6025810
Filing date: Oct 2, 1997
Issue date: Feb 15, 2000
From the abstract:
"A method ...