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ACS Feed Compact Multiband Antenna for Personal Wireless Communication Applications

By Avinash Tambe, Rekha P. Labade, Shankar Deosarkar, and Rahul Parbat
Progress In Electromagnetics Research Letters, Vol. 57, 31-38, 2015
doi:10.2528/PIERL15081901

Abstract

In this article, the design and analysis of a compact asymmetrical coplanar strip (ACS) feed multiband monopole antenna operating over the frequency range of Bluetooth/IMT-E (2.4-2.484/2.5-2.6 GHz), worldwide interoperability for microwave access (WiMAX: 3.3-3.6 GHz) and wireless local area network (WLAN: 5.15-5.825 GHz) for Personal Wireless Communication Systems (PWCS) applications has been investigated. The proposed antenna consists of a semi-circular arc and L-shaped stub which forms a vertically flipped G structure that facilitates the multi-band operation at 2.4 GHz and 3.5/5.5 GHz respectively. The antenna is fabricated on a low cost FR-4 substrate having thickness of 1 mm and has compact dimensions of 24 × 10 mm2. The proposed antenna yields a highly isolated measured impedance bandwidth of 2.3-2.7 GHz, 3.25-3.65 GHz and 5.1-6 GHz for Bluetooth/IMT-E, WiMAX and WLAN bands respectively and exhibits symmetrical radiation pattern, stable gain across all operating frequency bands which makes the antenna a suitable candidate for PWCS applications.

Citation


Avinash Tambe, Rekha P. Labade, Shankar Deosarkar, and Rahul Parbat, "ACS Feed Compact Multiband Antenna for Personal Wireless Communication Applications," Progress In Electromagnetics Research Letters, Vol. 57, 31-38, 2015.
doi:10.2528/PIERL15081901
http://test.jpier.org/PIERL/pier.php?paper=15081901

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