Broad-Band Microstrip Patch Antenna with an L-Shaped Strip

L자 형태의 급전구조를 갖는 광대역 마이크로스트립 패치 안테나

  • 김종규 (전자부품연구원 무선회로연구센터) ;
  • 이호준 (전자부품연구원 무선회로연구센터) ;
  • 오환술 (건국대학교 전자공학과)
  • Published : 2001.08.01

Abstract

The L-shaped strip is shown to be an attractive feed for the thick microstrip antenna (thickness around 10% of the operating wavelength). The L-strip incorporated with the radiating patch introduces a capacitance suppressing some of the inductance introduced by the strip itself. In this paper, a wideband microstrip patch antenna fed by L-strip for the PCS (1,750~1,850 MHz) and IMT-2000 (1,920~2,170 MHz) broad-band is presented. A two-element array fed by L-strip is also proposed. Both the antennas have stable radiation patterns across the passband. The impedance bandwidth is over 31% (VSWR < 1.5, 615 MHz) of the center frequency. Moreover, both the antennas have about 7 dBi average gain.

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