A Novel Hybrid Inverted-L Antenna with Wide Bandwidth

TitleA Novel Hybrid Inverted-L Antenna with Wide Bandwidth
Publication TypeConference Paper
Year of Publication2003
AuthorsAmmann, MJ, Evans, JA, Wu, Z
Conference NameAntennas and Propagation, 2003. (ICAP 2003). Twelfth International Conference on (Conf. Publ. No. 491)
Pagination720-722
Conference Start Date31/03/2003
PublisherThe Institution of Electrical Engineers
Conference LocationUniversity of Exeter, United Kingdom
Abstract

The paper describes a novel inverted-L antenna which comprises a short planar monopole loaded with two linear elements. This small antenna is shown to have impedance bandwidth up to 100 % for 6 dB return loss. Antenna parameters such as impedance bandwidth, gain and pattern stability are examined and the measured data are in good agreement with a MoM/UTD analysis.

URLhttp://ieeexplore.ieee.org/iel5/9352/29706/01353746.pdf?tp=&isnumber=29706&arnumber=1353746&punumber=9352
Full Text