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2008-12-11

Design and Testing of High-Performance Antenna Array with a Novel Feed Network

By Guang Yang, Rong-Hong Jin, Jun-Ping Geng, and Sheng Ye
Progress In Electromagnetics Research M, Vol. 5, 153-160, 2008
doi:10.2528/PIERM08111604

Abstract

A novel feed network for microstrip antenna array is presented. By using the novel feeding structure, a high-performance Ku-band antenna is designed and fabricated. The 32 elements of the array are arranged in a 2-by-16 configuration. The measured peak gain at centre frequency is 22.93 dBi with an aperture efficiency of 70.5%. The antenna has less than -15 dB return loss and less than -12.3 dB SLL from 11.75 GHz-12.75 GHz.

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Guang Yang, Rong-Hong Jin, Jun-Ping Geng, and Sheng Ye, "Design and Testing of High-Performance Antenna Array with a Novel Feed Network," Progress In Electromagnetics Research M, Vol. 5, 153-160, 2008.
doi:10.2528/PIERM08111604
http://www.jpier.org/PIERM/pier.php?paper=08111604

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