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Broadband circular microstrip antenna with embedded reactive loading

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2 Author(s)
Kin-Lu Wong ; Dept. of Electr. Eng., Nat. Sun Yat-Sen Univ., Kaohsiung, Taiwan ; Jen-Yea Jan

A novel broadband design for a circular microstrip antenna with reactive loading integrated within the circular patch is proposed and studied. The reactive loading is provided by a microstrip structure of cascaded microstrip-line sections embedded inside a slot cut in the circular patch. The proposed broadband design has been implemented, and the experimental study shows that an antenna bandwidth ~3.2 times that of a conventional circular microstrip antenna can be obtained. Details of the proposed design are described, and experimental results of the antenna performance are presented and discussed

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Electronics Letters  (Volume:34 ,  Issue: 19 )