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Multi-Port Network Approach for the Analysis of Dual Band Fractal Microstrip Antennas

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2 Author(s)
Behera, S. ; Microwave Laboratory, Department of Electrical Communication Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India ; Vinoy, K. J.

The multiport network approach is extended to analyze the behavior of microstrip fractal antennas. The capacitively fed microstrip square ring antenna has the side opposite to the feed arm replaced with a fractal Minkowski geometry. Dual frequency operation is achieved by suitably choosing the indentation of this fractal geometry. The width of the two sides adjacent to this is increased to further control the resonant characteristics and the ratio of the two resonance frequencies of this antenna. The impedance matrix for the multiport network model of this antenna is simplified exploiting self-similarity of the geometry with greater accuracy and reduced analysis time. Experimentally validated results confirm utility of the approach in analyzing the input characteristics of similar multi-frequency fractal microstrip antennas with other fractal geometries.

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Antennas and Propagation, IEEE Transactions on  (Volume:60 ,  Issue: 11 )

Date of Publication:

Nov. 2012

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