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Title:
A Novel Wideband Semi-Planar Miniaturized Antenna
Author(s):
Giuseppe Ruvio, M. J. Ammann
Source:
IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation
Vol./Issue/Date:
Volume: 55, Issue: 10, Oct. 2007
Year:
2007
Page(s):
2679 - 2685
Keywords:
Beveling, folded planar monopole antenna, microstripline- feed, miniaturization, ultrawideband (UWB)
Abstract:
A semi-planar miniaturized antenna which operates over the FCC allocated UWB spectrum is presented. The small antenna comprises a folded conducting element connected to a printed section. Several solutions are introduced which create different current paths increasing the effective dimensions of the antenna. The antenna is examined for the stand-alone case and for the antenna mounted in various locations on a larger handset-type groundplane. The impedance and radiation characteristics show a relative independence of the groundplane size and the antenna location on it. The proposed antenna is a valuable candidate for handset applications due to its compactness. The proposed antenna may be employed in UWB communications systems and exhibits quasi-omnidirectional radiation patterns over the full impedance bandwidth.
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