Flexible design of decoupling and matching networks for two strongly coupled antennas
Tang, X., Mouthaan, K., & Coetzee, J. (2013) Flexible design of decoupling and matching networks for two strongly coupled antennas. Electronics Letters, 49(8), pp. 521-522.
The flexible design of decoupling and matching networks for coupled antennas is introduced. The network includes three parts: circuits for impedance transformation, an element for odd-mode decoupling and conventional matching networks. It is found that all three parts are determined by one parameter of the ABCD matrix of the impedance transformation circuit. Thus a large variety of circuits with different element values can be used for decoupling which relaxes the practical design constraints.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Keywords:||Antennas, Impedance converters, ABCD matrix, Conventional matching networks, Decoupling networks|
|Divisions:||Current > Schools > School of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
|Deposited On:||09 Feb 2014 22:58|
|Last Modified:||14 May 2014 01:14|
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