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Title: 60-GHz end-fire fan-like antennas with wide beamwidth
Authors: Sun, M.
Qing, X.
Chen, Z.N. 
Keywords: 60 GHz
End-fire antenna
millimeter-wave antenna
tapered slot antenna
wide beamwidth
Issue Date: 2013
Citation: Sun, M., Qing, X., Chen, Z.N. (2013). 60-GHz end-fire fan-like antennas with wide beamwidth. IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation 61 (4) : 1616-1622. ScholarBank@NUS Repository.
Abstract: A patent-pending end-fire planar fan-like antenna is proposed for wide beamwidth applications. Two wideband antipodal tapered slot (ATS) elements are utilized to configure a fan-like structure for generating wide-angle radiation. The antennas are prototyped using RO4003 printed-circuit board (PCB) at 60 GHz. One antenna with a size of 13,× 12,× 0.203 mm3 achieves a beamwidth up to 184° at 60 GHz, vert S11 of less than-11 dB, and gain of 1.6 to 6 dBi over 59 to 64 GHz. The other antenna prototype with a size of 15.5,× 13.6,× 0.203 mm3 exhibits a beamwidth up to 104° at 60 GHz, vert S11 of less than-18 dB and gain of 3.4 to 7.6 dBi over 59 to 64 GHz. The proposed antenna can be used for deployment in low-cost 60-GHz ultra-high-speed wireless file-transfer systems. © 1963-2012 IEEE.
Source Title: IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation
ISSN: 0018926X
DOI: 10.1109/TAP.2012.2237153
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