CST – Computer Simulation Technology

Title:
Novel Yagi-Uda Antennas for On-Body Communication at 60GHz
Author(s):
X. Y. Wu, L. Akhoondzadeh-Asl, Z. P. Wang, P. S. Hall
Source:
Loughborough Antennas and Propagation Conference (LAPC), 2010
Vol./Issue/Date:
Nov. 2010
Year:
2010
Page(s):
153 - 156
Abstract:
On-body communication is of increasing interest for a number of applications, such as medical-sensor networks, emergency-service workers, and personal communications. This paper reviews 60 GHz on-body communication and its benefits and challenges. Two novel low profile high gain, end-fire wearable antennas are then described. They are promising candidates for on-body channels at 60 GHz. The first one is a conventional printed Yagi array, which gives up to 17 dB gain and 6 GHz bandwidth. The other is a substrate integrated waveguide Yagi antenna which also gives 15 dB gain. Because these two antennas have different polarization, they can be used to investigate 60 GHz on-body channels in future work.
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