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A Compact Dual-Band N-Way Wilkinson Power Divider for GSM

  • Aijaz M. ZaidiEmail author
  • Syed A. Imam
  • Binod K. Kanaujia
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Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 436)

Abstract

In this paper, a compact dual band equal split N-way Wilkinson power divider (WPD) is presented for GSM. A coupled line is also proposed as dual-band quarter wavelength transmission line transformer (DBQWTLT). To understand the dual-band operation of DBQWTLT, the complete derivation for the design equations is also done herein. By replacing each quarter (ʎ/4) wavelength transmission line (TL) of the single-band equal split N-way WPD with the proposed DBQWTLT, the proposed circuit is obtained. To validate the proposed approach, dual-band equal split two-way- and five-way WPD for 900 and 1800 MHz (GSM frequencies) operating frequencies are presented here. The simulated results of the dual-band equal split two-way and equal split five-way Wilkinson power dividers validate the theoretical approach.

Keywords

Wilkinson power divider Quarter wavelength transmission line transformer Advanced design system (ADS) 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Aijaz M. Zaidi
    • 1
    Email author
  • Syed A. Imam
    • 1
  • Binod K. Kanaujia
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Electronics and Communication EngineeringJamia Millia Islamia UniversityNew DelhiIndia
  2. 2.Department of Electronics and Communication EngineeringAmbedkar Institute of Advanced Communication Technologies & ResearchNew DelhiIndia

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