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A dual-band diamond-shaped antenna for RFID application

Sabran, Mursyidul Idzham and Abdul Rahim, Sharul Kamal and Abdul Rahman, Amuda Yusuf and Abdul Rahman, Tharek and Muhammad Nor, Muhammad Zairil and Evizal, Evizal (2011) A dual-band diamond-shaped antenna for RFID application. IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, 10 . pp. 979-982. ISSN 1536-1225

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Abstract

A novel dual-band single-layer substrate and diamond-shaped antenna is presented. The proposed antenna operates in dual-band frequency at UHF band (from 902 to 920 MHz) and ISM band (from 2.4 to 2.5 GHz), which is suitable for RFID application. Antenna frequencies were controlled by the shape and size of the radiating element. The proposed prototype antenna also has acceptable performances in terms of gain, efficiency, and directional radiation pattern. The antenna's gain and efficiency are 7.8 dBi and 87 %, respectively, at the lower frequency band, while the corresponding values are 9.4 dBi and 94 % at the higher band. When compared to the simulated results, the measurements show good agreement in terms of return loss and radiation pattern.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:dual-band diamond-shaped antenna
Subjects:T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering
Divisions:Electrical Engineering
ID Code:44683
Deposited By: Pn Haliza Zainal
Deposited On:21 Apr 2015 03:31
Last Modified:29 Aug 2017 07:11

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