Patch antenna fed by shorted coplanar microstrip line

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

4 Citations (Scopus)


A novel dual-frequency patch antenna fed by a coplanar microstrip line is presented. By embedding a shorting pin in the microstrip feed line, the proposed antenna is capable of operating at two distinct modes with different radiation characteristics: omnidirectional shorting-pin-loaded patch mode and broadside regular patch mode. In addition, the frequency ratio of the two resonant frequencies is also tunable in the range 3.7-2.7 by loading an additional slot in the microstrip patch.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)958-959
Number of pages2
JournalElectronics Letters
Issue number13
Publication statusPublished - 2003 Jun 25

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Patch antenna fed by shorted coplanar microstrip line'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this