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2009-01-08

Compact Microstrip-Fed Antenna for Ultra-Wideband Applications

By Xin Zhang, Yu-Yin Xia, Jie Chen, and Wen-Tao Li
Progress In Electromagnetics Research Letters, Vol. 6, 11-16, 2009
doi:10.2528/PIERL08111404

Abstract

A novel printed monopole antenna for ultra-wideband (UWB) applications is presented, which is composed of wide slot and Y-shaped microstrip feed line with a pair of inverted-L-shaped notches. The prototype with an overall size of 26 mm × 30 mm × 2 mm achieves good impedance matching, constant gain, stable radiation patterns, and a relative impedance bandwidth of 110.6% is achieved, which covers 3.09-10.74 GHz.

Citation


Xin Zhang, Yu-Yin Xia, Jie Chen, and Wen-Tao Li, "Compact Microstrip-Fed Antenna for Ultra-Wideband Applications," Progress In Electromagnetics Research Letters, Vol. 6, 11-16, 2009.
doi:10.2528/PIERL08111404
http://www.jpier.org/PIERL/pier.php?paper=08111404

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