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Small aperture radial waveguide slot array antenna design for indoor bluetooth application

Choong, L.M. and Ahmad, Mohd Ridzuan and Abd. Rahman, Tharek (2005) Small aperture radial waveguide slot array antenna design for indoor bluetooth application. In: Applied Electromagnetics, 2005. APACE 2005. Asia-Pacific Conference, 20-21 Dec 2005.

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Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/APACE.2005.1607776

Abstract

The radial waveguide slot array (RWSA) antenna is known for its good characteristics such as low profile, low cost, aesthetically pleasing, ease of installation and simple structure. This research project involves the design and development of the novel linearly polarized small aperture radial waveguide slot array (RWSA) antenna for indoor Bluetooth applications operating based on ISM frequency band standard, with frequency range of 2.4-2.4835 GHz. Zeland Fidelity 4.0, an FDTD based antenna simulation is utilized to estimate the input impedance and radiation pattern of the antenna design. The second part of this project includes the antenna prototypes fabrication and experimental evaluation. Finally, the measurement analysis is compared with the theoretical result.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords:2.4 to 2.4835 GHz, FDTD based antenna simulation, indoor Bluetooth application, radial waveguide slot array antenna, radiation pattern, small aperture array antenna design
Subjects:T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering
Divisions:Electrical Engineering
ID Code:7318
Deposited By: Norhafizah Hussin
Deposited On:02 Jan 2009 03:50
Last Modified:01 Jun 2010 15:50

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