A Low Profile Miniaturization Low Frequency Wideband Antenna Using Passive Lumped Elements Loading

Authors

  • Yinfeng Xia College of Information and Communication Engineering Harbin Engineering University, Harbin150001, China
  • Yingsong Li College of Information and Communication Engineering Harbin Engineering University, Harbin150001, China, 2 Key Laboratory of Microwave Remote Sensing National Space Science Center Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100190, China
  • Wei Xue College of Information and Communication Engineering Harbin Engineering University, Harbin150001, China

Keywords:

Low profile, miniaturization, passive loading, ultra-wideband

Abstract

In this paper, a low profile miniaturization low frequency sleeve monopole antenna loaded with passive lumped (PL) elements is proposed, which can be utilized for HF, VHF, UHF, and P band applications. The proposed antenna is fed by coplanar waveguide (CPW) and composed of feeding line, modified T-shaped radiation patch, sleeve structure and loaded passive lumped elements. An original monopole antenna is operating at 231 MHz with a small fractional bandwidth of 31.8%. By modifying the T-shaped radiation patch and adding the sleeve structure, the fractional bandwidth can be improved by 11%. To further enhance its performance, several passive lumped elements are integrated with the antenna. The design procedure is presented and analyzed in detail. The simulated results demonstrate that a fractional bandwidth of 192.2% from 10-500 MHz can be achieved for the proposed antenna system, which is also in agreement with the measured result.

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2020-01-01

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Yinfeng Xia, Yingsong Li, & Wei Xue. (2020). A Low Profile Miniaturization Low Frequency Wideband Antenna Using Passive Lumped Elements Loading. The Applied Computational Electromagnetics Society Journal (ACES), 35(1), 31–37. Retrieved from https://journals.riverpublishers.com/index.php/ACES/article/view/8025

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