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, Volume 109, Issue 3, pp 2077–2094 | Cite as

Design and Analysis of Microstrip Patch Antenna Using Periodic EBG Structure for C-Band Applications

  • Taksala Devapriya AmalrajEmail author
  • Robinson Savarimuthu
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Abstract

In this paper, an Electromagnetic Band Gap structured microstrip patch antenna is presented. The proposed antenna consists of a rectangular patch which is fed by way of 50 Ω microstrip line feed. This antenna occupies a totally very small area of 22 × 22 × 0.8 mm3 etched on FR4 substrate, making it suitable for C-Band applications. The substrate has relative permittivity of 4.4. The unit cells are etched on the dielectric substrate with 10 mm × 10 mm size. This antenna improves the gain and decreases the return losses. This proposed antenna has the improve gain of 8.5112 dB. The merits are miniaturized size and at comfortable structure.

Keywords

EBG Microstrip patch antenna Surface wave 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Taksala Devapriya Amalraj
    • 1
    Email author
  • Robinson Savarimuthu
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Electronics and Communication EngineeringMount Zion College of Engineering and TechnologyPudukkottaiIndia

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