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This work presents a novel ultra-wideband (UWB) bandpass filter (BPF) based on a conductor-backed coplanar waveguide structure with tunable transmission zeros. The symmetrical UWB BPF, which consists of the broadside-coupled transitions and the stub resonators in double-layer configuration, achieves a UWB bandwidth with transmission zeros. For characterizing this structure, the equivalent-circuit model is established to realize a four-pole response with two transmission zeros located close to the passband edges. To eliminate the interference of the coexisting wireless local area network (WLAN) within the UWB spectrum, two slotlines are symmetrically arranged on the ground plane of UWB BPF to generate the band-notched frequencies at 5.2 and 5.8 GHz simultaneously. The proposed UWB BPFs have the advantages of compact size, low insertion loss, good selectivity, and flat group delay. All results obtained from the equivalent-circuit model and the full-wave simulation are verified by measurements.