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A NOVEL DUAL-BAND PATCH ANTENNA FOR WLAN COMMUNICATION

By E. Wang, J. Zheng, and Y. Liu

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Abstract:
This paper describes a novel dual-band patch antenna on organic magnetic substrate for wireless local area networks (WLAN) wireless communication (at 2.4 and 5 GHz). The dual-band operation is obtained by embedding a pair of L-shaped slots. The magnetic material is adopted because the substrate can reduce the size of antenna 40%, comparing with rectangular microstrip antennas on normal dielectric substrate, and have wider bandwidths for both bands. Details of the proposed antenna design are presented and discussed, which can be a candidate for the requirement of WLAN, operating in 2.4 and 5 GHz.

Citation:
E. Wang, J. Zheng, and Y. Liu, "A Novel Dual-Band Patch Antenna for WLAN Communication," Progress In Electromagnetics Research C, Vol. 6, 93-102, 2009.
doi:10.2528/PIERC09010704
http://www.jpier.org/pierc/pier.php?paper=09010704

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