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|Title:||Miniaturised slot antenna for biomedical applications|
|Citation:||Xu, L.-J., Guo, Y.-X., Wu, W. (2013-08-15). Miniaturised slot antenna for biomedical applications. Electronics Letters 49 (17) : 1060-1061. ScholarBank@NUS Repository. https://doi.org/10.1049/el.2013.2125|
|Abstract:||An implantable slot antenna with a miniaturised size of 139.7 mm 3 (10 × 11 × 1.27 mm) for biomedical applications is proposed. Operating at the Medical Implant Communications Service (MICS) band, miniaturisation of the antenna is realised by etching a meandered slot on the top metal with one end open. A microstrip line is utilised as excitation with a shorting connected to the radiator. In addition, two U-shaped stubs are adopted to match the feeding impedance to 50 Ω. The antenna is simulated in a one-layer skin model as well as in the arm of a human model and measured in skin-mimicking tissue. Good agreements can be obtained and the measurement results show that a broad bandwidth of 28.3% (from 354 to 469 MHz) for |S 11| less than - 10 dB can be achieved. © The Institution of Engineering and Technology 2013.|
|Source Title:||Electronics Letters|
|Appears in Collections:||Staff Publications|
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