Design and evaluation of a miniaturized linear array antenna for walkways coverage

Jorge Enrique Ruiz García, Carlos Iván Páez-Rueda

Abstract


This paper describes the design and evaluation of a broadside printed dipole array for WLAN applications. The technique used allows to design a reduce antenna to radiate walkways and corridors, like those found in malls. The array was built in traditional technology consists of substrate FR-4 and characterized by an anechoic chamber, checking its effectiveness for 2.4 GHz band. The experimental results differs only 1.18 dBi from maximum gain and 1.7 % from design resonant frequency.

Keywords


printed dipole array; printed dipole; Balun; Transmission line

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.21640/ns.v5i9.153

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