A wideband monopolar plate-patch antenna

Jeen Sheen Row, Shih Huang Yeh, Kin Lu Wong

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A new design of a monopolar plate-patch antenna was proposed to enhance the impedance bandwidth. The antenna consisted of a wire monopole top-loaded with a square patch and two ground wires connected between the loading square patch and the antenna's ground plane. An impedance bandwidth of about 8.7% was obtained for the proposed antenna which was three times larger than monopolar wire-patched antenna. The proposed antenna has a wideband and could potentially be used and easily built into terminal cases for practical wireless communication applications.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)128-131
Number of pages4
JournalIEEE Antennas and Propagation Society, AP-S International Symposium (Digest)
Publication statusPublished - 2001 Jan 1

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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