Stacked Patch UWB Antenna in LTCC Technology

Conference: EuCAP 2009 - 3rd European Conference on Antennas and Propagation
03/23/2009 - 03/27/2009 at Berlin, Germany

Proceedings: EuCAP 2009

Pages: 2Language: englishTyp: PDF

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Valavan, Shenario Ezhil; Yang, Bill; Yarovoy, Alexander; Ligthart, Leo (IRCTR, Delft University of Technology, Mekelweg 4, 2628CD, Delft, Netherlands)

An improved antenna design for stacked patch antenna to be integrated with a RF chip is proposed. The antenna is to be manufactured in LTCC technology which simplifies integration with a RF chip. The antenna has an operational bandwidth from 58.8GHz to 68.4GHz (15.1%) and a gain of 3-3.5dBi.