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2013-01-31

Archimedean Spiral Antenna with Band-Notched Characteristics

By Fadalia Dina Dahalan, Sharul Kamal Bin Abd Rahim, Mohamad Rijal Hamid, Muhammad Zairil Bin Muhammad Nor, Mohd Subri Bin Abdul Rani, and Peter S. Hall
Progress In Electromagnetics Research C, Vol. 37, 83-94, 2013
doi:10.2528/PIERC12112012

Abstract

A coplanar waveguide (CPW)-fed Archimedean spiral antenna with band notched characteristics is presented for ultra-wideband (UWB) applications. The proposed antenna consists of a two-arm spiral fed by a CPW line. The novelty of this design is integrating three inverted U-shaped slots within the feeding line of the spiral antenna to introduce frequency band notched characteristics at 5.8 GHz. This antenna covers the frequency range from 3.1 GHz to 10.6 GHz with VSWR less than 2, except at a band rejection frequency of 5.8 GHz. Simulated and measured data are presented to verify the proposed design.

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Fadalia Dina Dahalan, Sharul Kamal Bin Abd Rahim, Mohamad Rijal Hamid, Muhammad Zairil Bin Muhammad Nor, Mohd Subri Bin Abdul Rani, and Peter S. Hall, "Archimedean Spiral Antenna with Band-Notched Characteristics," Progress In Electromagnetics Research C, Vol. 37, 83-94, 2013.
doi:10.2528/PIERC12112012
http://jpier.org/PIERC/pier.php?paper=12112012

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