Chapter 20. Wideband Antennas for Biomedical Imaging

  1. Ben Allen MSc, PhD lecturer senior member chartered engineer member2,
  2. Mischa Dohler MSc, PhD lecturer Senior Research Expert member Student Representative member co-chair editor3,
  3. Ernest E. Okon BSc, MSc, PhD research scientist member4,
  4. Dr. Wasim Q. Malik DPhil Research Fellow Junior Research Fellow Co-Chair member2,
  5. Anthony K. Brown Chairman member Steering Board member founder member lecturer Chartered Engineer Chartered Mathematician Fellow5 and
  6. Prof. David J. Edwards2
  1. Ian Craddock PhD academic staff Reader

Published Online: 16 NOV 2006

DOI: 10.1002/0470056843.ch20

Ultra-Wideband: Antennas and Propagation for Communications, Radar and Imaging

Ultra-Wideband: Antennas and Propagation for Communications, Radar and Imaging

How to Cite

Craddock, I. (2006) Wideband Antennas for Biomedical Imaging, in Ultra-Wideband: Antennas and Propagation for Communications, Radar and Imaging (eds B. Allen, M. Dohler, E. E. Okon, W. Q. Malik, A. K. Brown and D. J. Edwards), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470056843.ch20

Editor Information

  1. 2

    University of Oxford, UK

  2. 3

    France Télécom R&D, France

  3. 4

    BAE Systems Advanced Technology Centre, UK

  4. 5

    University of Manchester, Communications Engineering, Microwave and Communication Systems Research Group, UK

Author Information

  1. University of Bristol, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 NOV 2006
  2. Published Print: 6 OCT 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470032558

Online ISBN: 9780470056844

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Keywords:

  • wideband radio-frequency biomedical imaging;
  • detection and imaging;
  • traditional microwave breast imaging;
  • wideband antennas in biomedical imaging;
  • waveform choice and antenna design criteria;
  • antenna elements;
  • wideband antenna elements in breast cancer detection

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Detection and Imaging

  • Waveform Choice and Antenna Design Criteria

  • Antenna Elements

  • Measurements, Analysis and Simulation

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgements

  • References