Chapter 7. Theory of UWB Antenna Elements

  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. Xiaodong Chen BEng, PhD Postdoctoral Visting Fellow Research Associate member

Published Online: 16 NOV 2006

DOI: 10.1002/0470056843.ch7

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

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

How to Cite

Chen, X. (2006) Theory of UWB Antenna Elements, 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.ch7

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. Department of Electronic Engineering, Queen Mary and Westfield College, University of London, 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:

  • compact planar UWB antennas;
  • ‘Mushiake's relation’;
  • planar UWB dipole/monopole antennas in resonances;
  • planar UWB antennas and coplanar waveguide (CPW) fed circular disc monopole;
  • planar UWB slot antennas;
  • multiple resonances and travelling waves' support;
  • overlapping closely spaced multiple resonances

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Mechanism of UWB Monopole Antennas

  • Planar UWB Monopole Antennas

  • Planar UWB Slot Antennas

  • Time-Domain Characteristics of Monopoles

  • Summary

  • Acknowledgements

  • References