Design and Performance Analysis of High Gain Narrow Band Patch Antenna Array at X-Band

  • Madhukant Patel
  • Piyush Kuchhal
  • Kanhaiya Lal
  • Virendra Singh
  • Hemangi Patel
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 624)


The paper proposes a high gain narrow band array of rectangular microstrip patch antennas. Each element of the array is rectangular in shape. A high dielectric and low lossy material Rogers-3006 with dielectric constant 6.51, loss tangent of 0.002 and thickness 1 mm have been used as a substrate. 50 Ω microstrip line feed is used to exit the microstrip antenna. We cannot achieve high gain and directivity with single element so 8 × 1 patch antenna array designed to achieve high gain and directivity for intrusion detection application at precise operating frequency of X-Band. The patch array has been targeted for the application of “Intrusion Detection”, where high gain, narrow bandwidth and higher directivity are needed.


Microstrip antenna Corporate feed network Antenna array X-Band 



This research was supported by Sahajanand Laser Technology Ltd, Gandhinagar. We are thankful to our colleagues Dr. Ranjan Mishra, UPES Dehradun who provided expertise that greatly assisted the research.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Madhukant Patel
    • 1
    • 2
  • Piyush Kuchhal
    • 3
  • Kanhaiya Lal
    • 4
  • Virendra Singh
    • 4
  • Hemangi Patel
    • 5
  1. 1.Reve AutomationGandhinagarIndia
  2. 2.UPESDehradunIndia
  3. 3.CoES, University of Petroleum and Energy StudiesDehradunIndia
  4. 4.Sahajanand Laser Technology Ltd.GandhinagarIndia
  5. 5.IMP ConsultancyGandhinagarIndia

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