Optimization of a Multi-Band Reconfigurable PIFA Antenna
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
Loizeau, Sylvain; Sibille, Alain (ENSTA-ParisTech, 32 Bd VICTOR, 75739 PARIS cedex 15, France)
In this paper a frequency reconfigurable PIFA antenna is introduced and optimized. It features two microwave switches for a total of four configurations. Measurements are done on the antenna, which are then used to re-optimize the design.