Multiband Low-Profile Antenna for Remote Antenna Unit Picocell Applications

Callaghan, Peter and Batchelor, John C. (2008) Multiband Low-Profile Antenna for Remote Antenna Unit Picocell Applications. IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, 56 (8 Part). pp. 2475-2480. ISSN 0018-926X. (doi:10.1109/TAP.2008.927558) (Full text available)

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The design of a compact, low-profile antenna constructed from five wire-patch elements is investigated. For a fiber-radio system a critical design parameter is the isolation between two WLAN elements. It is shown the structure can be optimized to provide in excess of 25-dB isolation. Good agreement between experiment and modeling is demonstrated including these mutual coupling effects.

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Uncontrolled keywords: mobile antennas; multiple-band antennas; stacked microstrip antennas
Subjects: T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering > TK7800 Electronics (see also: telecommunications) > TK7871.6 Antennas and waveguides
Divisions: Faculties > Science Technology and Medical Studies > School of Engineering and Digital Arts > Broadband & Wireless Communications
Depositing User: John Batchelor
Date Deposited: 13 Jan 2010 14:52
Last Modified: 29 Nov 2014 16:01
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