Monopolar square patch antennas with wideband operation

Jeen-Sheen Row, S. W. Wu

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Abstract

The design of a wideband patch antenna with monopole-like conical radiation patterns is presented. The antenna has a square patch that is shorted to the ground plane through two shorting walls and is excited by a top-loaded coaxial feed centred below the square patch. Several prototypes with various antenna heights are implemented and measured. A prototype with impedance bandwidth of about 50% is achieved when its height is less than 0.09 free-space wavelengths.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)17-18
Number of pages2
JournalElectronics Letters
Volume42
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2006 Feb 2

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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