A Comparative Study of Various Microstrip Baluns

  • J IndhumathiEmail author
  • S. Maheswari
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes on Data Engineering and Communications Technologies book series (LNDECT, volume 35)


A microstrip Balun is used to “balance” unbalanced systems. The application of microstrip baluns are mixers, amplifier, frequency multiplier, couplers and dipole antennas feeds. The advantages of microstrip baluns are low loss, uniplanar structure and low cost. The design of different microstrip balun has been analyzed for different frequency range from 0.9 to 5.5 GHz and various parameters have been analyzed.


Microstrip balun Operating frequency Return loss Insertion loss 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Panimalar Engineering CollegeChennaiIndia

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