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Design of Microstrip Patch Antenna Array using Parasitic Coupling

Published on September 2015 by T. Balakumaran, D. Sasidharan
National Conference on Information and Communication Technologies
Foundation of Computer Science USA
NCICT2015 - Number 1
September 2015
Authors: T. Balakumaran, D. Sasidharan
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T. Balakumaran, D. Sasidharan . Design of Microstrip Patch Antenna Array using Parasitic Coupling. National Conference on Information and Communication Technologies. NCICT2015, 1 (September 2015), 30-33.

@article{
author = { T. Balakumaran, D. Sasidharan },
title = { Design of Microstrip Patch Antenna Array using Parasitic Coupling },
journal = { National Conference on Information and Communication Technologies },
issue_date = { September 2015 },
volume = { NCICT2015 },
number = { 1 },
month = { September },
year = { 2015 },
issn = 0975-8887,
pages = { 30-33 },
numpages = 4,
url = { /proceedings/ncict2015/number1/22349-1540/ },
publisher = {Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA},
address = {New York, USA}
}
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%A T. Balakumaran
%A D. Sasidharan
%T Design of Microstrip Patch Antenna Array using Parasitic Coupling
%J National Conference on Information and Communication Technologies
%@ 0975-8887
%V NCICT2015
%N 1
%P 30-33
%D 2015
%I International Journal of Computer Applications
Abstract

The parasitic coupling is an inevitable phenomenon in multiband patch antenna for reducing the antenna size. Traditionally, a multiband microstrip patch antenna is fed directly through a direct feed network such as T-junction and quarter wave transformer. In this project, a new parasitic coupled feeding to be proposed for simplifying the geometry of an antenna. A four element microstrip array (5. 2 GHz to 5. 5GHz) to be designed, fabricated and tested. The radiation characteristic of feeding to be simulated using HFSS software.

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Computer Science
Information Sciences

Keywords

Multiband Microstrip Direct Feeding Parasitic Feeding Hfss Quarter Wave Transformer.