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2015-09-29

Compact UWB Antennas with Inverted E- and F-Shaped Slots for Bandnotch Characteristics

By Arsalan Modirkhazeni, Pejman Rezaei, and Iraj Arghand Lafmajani
Progress In Electromagnetics Research Letters, Vol. 56, 107-113, 2015
doi:10.2528/PIERL15071403

Abstract

A compact microstrip notched ultrawideband patch antenna (UWB) with inverted E- and F-shaped slots is presented. By introducing a new inverted E-shaped notch in the radiating plane, band-notch about 2.68 to 3.55 GHz is achieved. A new type of Defected Ground Structure (DGS) in the ground plane is employed to extend the lower limit of the bandwidth so as to cover ISM 2.4 GHz WLAN-frequency band. The proposed antenna offers 126% bandwidth overall dimension of 13×17×1.6 mm3. The experiment results indicate that the proposed antenna can meet the requirement for UWB communication with size miniaturization.

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Arsalan Modirkhazeni, Pejman Rezaei, and Iraj Arghand Lafmajani, "Compact UWB Antennas with Inverted E- and F-Shaped Slots for Bandnotch Characteristics," Progress In Electromagnetics Research Letters, Vol. 56, 107-113, 2015.
doi:10.2528/PIERL15071403
http://jpier.org/PIERL/pier.php?paper=15071403

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