A Novel Miniaturization Technique in Microstrip Feed Network Design
Conference: EuCAP 2009 - 3rd European Conference on Antennas and Propagation
03/23/2009 - 03/27/2009 at Berlin, Germany
Proceedings: EuCAP 2009
Pages: 5Language: englishTyp: PDFPersonal VDE Members are entitled to a 10% discount on this title
Popugaev, Alexander E.; Wansch, Rainer (Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits, Am Wolfsmantel 33, 91058 Erlangen, Germany)
By the example of a feed network for four-feed circularly polarized antennas an original S-section based miniaturization technique in microstrip feed network design is proposed. The idea is to meander the layout using a raster consisting of ring shape segments.