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2007-12-27

A Planar U Type Monopole Antenna for UWB Applications

By Xun-Cai Yin, Cheng-Li Ruan, Chao-Yuan Ding, and Jia-Hui Chu
Progress In Electromagnetics Research Letters, Vol. 2, 1-10, 2008
doi:10.2528/PIERL07121405

Abstract

An ultra-wideband (UWB) U type monopole antenna fed by a coplanar waveguide (CPW) is proposed. It has low profile and very compact size (14.48mm×28.74mm×0.8 mm). It provides an wide impedance bandwidth ranging from 3.08 GHz to about 12.75 GHz adjustable by variation of its parameters, such as the relative permittivity and thickness of the substrate, width, and feed and ground plane dimensions. Parametric study is presented. Details of the proposed ultra-wideband design are described. Simulation results are presented and discussed in this paper.

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Xun-Cai Yin, Cheng-Li Ruan, Chao-Yuan Ding, and Jia-Hui Chu, "A Planar U Type Monopole Antenna for UWB Applications," Progress In Electromagnetics Research Letters, Vol. 2, 1-10, 2008.
doi:10.2528/PIERL07121405
http://www.jpier.org/PIERL/pier.php?paper=07121405

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