Design and Implementation of Dual Wideband Dipole Type Antenna for the Reception of S-DMB and 2.4/5 GHz WLAN Signals

S-DMB와 2.4/5 GHz WLAN 신호 수신을 위한 이중 광대역 다이폴형 안테나의 설계 및 구현

  • Kim, Sung-Min (Department of Electronics Engineering, University of Incheon) ;
  • Yang, Woon-Geun (Department of Electronics Engineering, University of Incheon)
  • 김성민 (인천대학교 전자공학과) ;
  • 양운근 (인천대학교 전자공학과)
  • Published : 2006.11.30

Abstract

In this paper, we designed and implemented a dual wideband dipole type antenna for the reception of S-DMB (Satellite Digital Multimedia Broadcasting) and 2.4/5 GHz WLAN(Wireless Local Area Network) signals. The proposed antenna based on conventional monopole type dual band antenna was implemented as planar wideband dipole type antenna with the volume of $8{\times}33.8{\times}1.68mm^3$. The proposed antenna is printed type on FR4 substrate of 1.6 mm thick and composed of a dipole type antenna for low frequency band and two symmetric structured resonance elements for high frequency band. We confirmed antenna area with dense surface current for each frequency band with simulation. By varying the length of the antenna area with dense surface current, we could vary resonance frequency of each frequency band separately. Impedance bandwidths$(VSWR{\leq}2)$ are 362 MHz(14.23 %) for 2 GHz band and 1188 MHz(22.13, %) for 5 GHz band which show wideband characteristic. Measured maximum gains were 4.33 dBi for 2 GHz band and 5.48 dBi for 5 GHz band which showed improved performance. And the implemented antenna has a good omni-directional radiation pattern characteristic.

Keywords

Dual-band;WLAN(Wireless Local Area Network);S-DMB(Satellite Digital Multimedia Broadcasting)

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