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Frequency Tunable Antenna for Digital Video Broadcasting Hand-Held Application

By Mohamed Abdallah, Franck Colombel, G. Le Ray, and Mohamed Himdi
Progress In Electromagnetics Research Letters, Vol. 24, 1-8, 2011
doi:10.2528/PIERL11040504

Abstract

In this paper, we present a frequency tunable antenna suitable for Digital Video Broadcasting Handheld applications. Due to the narrow operating frequency band of the antenna derived from a monopole coupled loop antenna, a tuning system has been proposed to sweep the narrow band on a large frequency range in order to cover the DVB-H frequency bandwidth [470-702] MHz. We provide results of this antenna mounted on a circuit board simulating a terminal handset.

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Mohamed Abdallah, Franck Colombel, G. Le Ray, and Mohamed Himdi, "Frequency Tunable Antenna for Digital Video Broadcasting Hand-Held Application," Progress In Electromagnetics Research Letters, Vol. 24, 1-8, 2011.
doi:10.2528/PIERL11040504
http://jpier.org/PIERL/pier.php?paper=11040504

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