A Dual-Polarised Dielectric Near-Field Probe

Conference: INICA 2007 - International ITG-Conference on Antennas
03/28/2007 - 03/30/2007 at Munich, Germany

Proceedings: INICA 2007

Pages: 3Language: englishTyp: PDF

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Leibfritz, M. M.; Schmidt, C. H.; Landstorfer, F. M.; Eibert, T. F. (Institute of Radio Frequency Technology, Universit├Ąt Stuttgart, Pfaffenwaldring 47, 70569 Stuttgart, Germany)

This paper presents a novel dielectric near-field probe as an alternative for the conventional open-ended waveguide probes. The latter tend to be bulky in the mobile communication frequency bands (GSM 900 and GSM 1800). Furthermore they show significant interaction with the AUT as compared to the proposed dielectric probe.