On the Design of Planar Printed Dipole Array Antennas

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Abstract

In this paper, we propose a new design procedure for printed dipole array antennas. Applications of these arrays are devoted to wireless communication systems, mainly base stations and beam steerable antennas. All the designs have been developed at the frequency of 3 GHz. This structure is chosen in order to enhance the gain and minimize the backside radiations of an antenna array with a very simple feeding.

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J. Floc’h, A. Ahmad, A. Tarot, R. Loison, S. Thizon and J. Daden, "On the Design of Planar Printed Dipole Array Antennas," Wireless Engineering and Technology, Vol. 3 No. 4, 2012, pp. 203-209. doi: 10.4236/wet.2012.34029.

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