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3D reconfigurable antenna

Abdul Malek, Norun and Seager, Rob (2010) 3D reconfigurable antenna. In: 2010 Loughborough Antennas & Propagation Conference, 8th-9th November 2010, Loughborough, UK.

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Abstract

A simple programming technique (MATLAB) has been written for the analysis of a beam reconfigurable antenna array. The technique is based on the calculation of mutual impedance using Induced EMF method. This can be applied to an array of dipoles arranged in various configurations. An array of 12 dipoles has been positioned at the edge of a cube structure to demonstrate this behavior. The size of the cube is (0.6533lamda)3m3. Beams may be focused in different directions by turning On (feeding) one or more dipoles while the rest remain short-circuited (Off). The results match with simulation software such as NEC and EMPIRE XCcel.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Poster)
Additional Information: 5245/39172
Uncontrolled Keywords: Reconfigurable Antenna, Beam control, ESPAR
Subjects: T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes: Kulliyyah of Engineering
Depositing User: Dr Norun Abdul Malek
Date Deposited: 18 Nov 2014 09:04
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:14
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/39172

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