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2006-09-29

Wideband OR Multiband Complex Impedance Matching Using Microstrip Nonuniform Transmission Lines

By Mohammad Khalaj-Amirhosseini
Progress In Electromagnetics Research, Vol. 66, 15-25, 2006
doi:10.2528/PIER06081503

Abstract

A novel method is introduced to synthesize microstrip Nonuniform Transmission Lines (NTLs) for matching between two arbitrary complex frequency dependent impedances in a wideband or multi-band frequency range. First, stripwidth or the characteristic impedance function of the microstrip NTL is expanded in a truncated Fourier series. Then, the optimum values of the coefficients of the series are obtained through an optimization approach. The usefulness of the proposed method is verified using some examples.

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Mohammad Khalaj-Amirhosseini, "Wideband OR Multiband Complex Impedance Matching Using Microstrip Nonuniform Transmission Lines," Progress In Electromagnetics Research, Vol. 66, 15-25, 2006.
doi:10.2528/PIER06081503
http://jpier.org/PIER/pier.php?paper=06081503

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