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2015-11-24

Planar Ultra-Wideband Phase Shifter Using a Novel Type of Artificial Transmission Line

By Lin Geng, Guang-Ming Wang, and Binfeng Zong
Progress In Electromagnetics Research C, Vol. 60, 31-35, 2015
doi:10.2528/PIERC15101201

Abstract

An ultra-wide band 45° phase shifter based on a new planar artificial transmission line which can be used for UWB communication systems is presented. The planar artificial transmission line is composed of host line, grounded interdigital capacitors and meandered-line inductors. The phase shifter was measured to have a bandwidth about 114.7% (2.9 GHz to 10.7 GHz) for a maximum phase deviation of 2.9°, a maximum insertion loss of 1.2 dB, a minimum return loss of 13 dB and a compact size of 16.35 mm × 5.2 mm.

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Lin Geng, Guang-Ming Wang, and Binfeng Zong, "Planar Ultra-Wideband Phase Shifter Using a Novel Type of Artificial Transmission Line," Progress In Electromagnetics Research C, Vol. 60, 31-35, 2015.
doi:10.2528/PIERC15101201
http://jpier.org/PIERC/pier.php?paper=15101201

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