Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:
|Title:||Wide-band microstrip antenna with an H-shaped coupling aperture|
|Authors:||Gao, S.-C. |
|Citation:||Gao, S.-C., Li, L.-W., Leong, M.-S., Yeo, T.-S. (2002-01). Wide-band microstrip antenna with an H-shaped coupling aperture. IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology 51 (1) : 17-27. ScholarBank@NUS Repository. https://doi.org/10.1109/25.992064|
|Abstract:||Theoretical and experimental results of a wide-band planar antenna are presented. This antenna can achieve a wide bandwidth, low cross-polarization levels, and low backward radiation levels. For wide bandwidth and easy integration with active circuits, it uses aperture-coupled stacked square patches. The coupling aperture is an H-shaped aperture. Based on the finite difference time-domain method, a parametric study of the input impedance of the antenna is presented, and effects of each parameter on the antenna impedance are illustrated. One antenna is also designed, fabricated, and measured. The measured return loss exhibits an impedance bandwidth of 21.7%. The cross-polarization levels in both E and H planes are better than -23 dB. The front-to-back ratio of the antenna radiation pattern is better than 22 dB. Both theoretical and experimental results of S parameters and radiation patterns are presented and discussed.|
|Source Title:||IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology|
|Appears in Collections:||Staff Publications|
Show full item record
Files in This Item:
There are no files associated with this item.
checked on Jul 13, 2018
WEB OF SCIENCETM
checked on Jun 18, 2018
checked on Jun 1, 2018
Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.