Performance Study of a UWB Antenna in Proximity to a Human Arm

@article{Koohestani2013PerformanceSO,
  title={Performance Study of a UWB Antenna in Proximity to a Human Arm},
  author={Mohsen Koohestani and Nuno Pires and Anja K. Skrivervik and Antonio A. Moreira},
  journal={IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters},
  year={2013},
  volume={12},
  pages={555-558}
}
This letter studies the frequency- and time-domain performance of a recently developed printed coplanar-fed ultrawideband (UWB) monopole antenna aiming at predicting its behavior close to a human arm. The input reflection coefficient <formula formulatype="inline"><tex Notation="TeX">$(\vert{ S}_{11}\vert)$</tex></formula> and fidelity factor of the antenna were evaluated in free space and close to an arm. Simulations using three simplified arm models with different cross sections (flat… CONTINUE READING
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