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A Time-Domain Approach to the Synthesis of UWB Antenna Systems

By Leonardo Lizzi, Giacomo Oliveri, and Andrea Massa
Progress In Electromagnetics Research, Vol. 122, 557-575, 2012
doi:10.2528/PIER11103003

Abstract

In this paper, an approach for the synthesis of Ultra-Wideband (UWB) antenna systems in the time domain is proposed. Starting from the definition of suitable time-domain performance indexes, the design process is based on a spline representation of the antenna shape and a Particle Swarm Optimization (PSO) aimed at matching optimal radiation and electrical conditions. The effectiveness of the proposed time-domain technique is assessed by means of both numerical and experimental results.

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Leonardo Lizzi, Giacomo Oliveri, and Andrea Massa, "A Time-Domain Approach to the Synthesis of UWB Antenna Systems," Progress In Electromagnetics Research, Vol. 122, 557-575, 2012.
doi:10.2528/PIER11103003
http://jpier.org/PIER/pier.php?paper=11103003

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