National Academy Science Letters

, Volume 42, Issue 2, pp 109–113 | Cite as

Omnidirectional Radio Propagation Antenna Using Organized Grouping of Monopole Antennas

  • Munesh SinghEmail author
  • Sourav Kumar Bhoi
  • Pabitra Mohan Khilar
Short Communication


An omnidirectional radio propagation antenna is designed in the present study by grouping three microstrip monopole antennas of MRF24J40MA transceiver on a transmitter device. MRF24J40MA transceiver is operating at 2.4 GHz of frequency with maximum transmission power of 0 dBm and receiving sensitivity of − 91 dBm. The proposed antenna radiating characteristic is tested by measuring the maximum received signal strength indicator along the angular direction from 0 to 360 degree. The main objective of this letter is to authenticate the work of various localization algorithms based on oversimplification of radio propagation model.


Omnidirectional antenna Localization MRF24J40MA RSSI WSNs 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Munesh Singh
    • 1
    Email author
  • Sourav Kumar Bhoi
    • 2
  • Pabitra Mohan Khilar
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Computer Science and EngineeringIndian Institute of Information Technology, Design & Manufacturing, KancheepuramChennaiIndia
  2. 2.Department of Computer Science and EngineeringParala Maharaja Engineering College (Govt. of Odisha)BerhampurIndia
  3. 3.Department of Computer Science and EngineeringNational Institute of Technology, RourkelaRourkelaIndia

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