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UWB with Gain Enhancement Archimedean Spiral Microstrip serial Array Antennas for On-board Satellite Communications

by Mahmoud Rajab, Fatma El-Hefnawi, Salwa H. Elramly
Communications on Applied Electronics
Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Volume 7 - Number 11
Year of Publication: 2017
Authors: Mahmoud Rajab, Fatma El-Hefnawi, Salwa H. Elramly
10.5120/cae2017652731

Mahmoud Rajab, Fatma El-Hefnawi, Salwa H. Elramly . UWB with Gain Enhancement Archimedean Spiral Microstrip serial Array Antennas for On-board Satellite Communications. Communications on Applied Electronics. 7, 11 ( Dec 2017), 16-22. DOI=10.5120/cae2017652731

@article{ 10.5120/cae2017652731,
author = { Mahmoud Rajab, Fatma El-Hefnawi, Salwa H. Elramly },
title = { UWB with Gain Enhancement Archimedean Spiral Microstrip serial Array Antennas for On-board Satellite Communications },
journal = { Communications on Applied Electronics },
issue_date = { Dec 2017 },
volume = { 7 },
number = { 11 },
month = { Dec },
year = { 2017 },
issn = { 2394-4714 },
pages = { 16-22 },
numpages = {9},
url = { https://www.caeaccess.org/archives/volume7/number11/790-2017652731/ },
doi = { 10.5120/cae2017652731 },
publisher = {Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA},
address = {New York, USA}
}
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%A Mahmoud Rajab
%A Fatma El-Hefnawi
%A Salwa H. Elramly
%T UWB with Gain Enhancement Archimedean Spiral Microstrip serial Array Antennas for On-board Satellite Communications
%J Communications on Applied Electronics
%@ 2394-4714
%V 7
%N 11
%P 16-22
%D 2017
%I Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Abstract

Microstrip Archimedean spiral antennas are suitable for wideband satellite communications when CubeSat is used because of its light weight and small size. The wide band frequency response of the spiral antennas can be achieved by properly choosing their outer and inner radius .In this paper a spiral microstrip antennas are designed on FR-4, giving an ultra-wide band from 6-to-22GHz which covers all working satellite bands. High gain directive beam with suitable radiations in multiple frequencies for on-board satellite communications is obtained.

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Computer Science
Information Sciences

Keywords

UWB Serial Array DASMA RT 5880 Gain enhancement