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A BROADBAND MICROSTRIP ANTENNA FOR IEEE802.11.A/ WIMAX/HIPERLAN2 APPLICATIONS

By M. S. Nishamol, V. P. Sarin, D. Tony, C. K. Aanandan, P. Mohanan, and K. Vasudevan

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Abstract:
A simple electromagnetically coupled broadband printed microstrip antenna suitable for multifunctional wireless communication bands is presented. V-slots and corner notches are employed in a rectangular patch to achieve broadband operation. The proposed antenna has a 2:1 VSWR bandwidth of 51% from 3.75 GHz to 6.33 GHz. The simulated and measured reflection characteristics of the antenna along with the radiation patterns and gain are presented and discussed.

Citation:
M. S. Nishamol, V. P. Sarin, D. Tony, C. K. Aanandan, P. Mohanan, and K. Vasudevan, "A Broadband Microstrip Antenna for Ieee802.11.a/ WiMAX /Hiperlan2 Applications," Progress In Electromagnetics Research Letters, Vol. 19, 155-161, 2010.
doi:10.2528/PIERL10110202

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