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Planar Inverted-F Antenna (PIFA) Design Dissection for Cellular Communication Application

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An in-depth approach towards the design of PIFA has been taken. After discussing the essential parameters involved in the design procedure and introduction of a design algorithm, a miniaturized dual-band PIFA is introduced. Different specifications of the proposed antenna are measured both through computer simulation and fabricated PIFA. Also, the Specific Absorption Rate (SAR) is introduced and measured for this antenna.

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N. Firoozy and M. Shirazi, "Planar Inverted-F Antenna (PIFA) Design Dissection for Cellular Communication Application," Journal of Electromagnetic Analysis and Applications, Vol. 3 No. 10, 2011, pp. 406-411. doi: 10.4236/jemaa.2011.310064.


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