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Title: A study of perturbations in linear and circular polarized antennas in close proximity to the human body and dielectric liquid filled rectangular and a cylindrical phantom at 1.8 GHz
Authors: Khattak, Muhammad I.
Edwards, R.M.
Ojerinde, Oluwaseun
Panagamuwa, C.J.
Gul, M.
Issue Date: 2010
Publisher: Loughborough University (© IEEE)
Citation: KHATTAK, M.I. ... et al, 2010. A study of perturbations in linear and circular polarized antennas in close proximity to the human body and dielectric liquid filled rectangular and a cylindrical phantom at 1.8 GHz. IN: IEEE Proceedings, Loughborough Antennas and Propagation Conference (LAPC 2010), Loughborough, UK, 8th-9th November, pp. 409-412.
Abstract: In the design and synthesis of wearable antennas isolation distance from the body is a critical parameter. This paper deals with the comparison of perturbations caused to the matching of simple linear and circular polarized patch antennas due to the close proximity of a human torso and rectangular box and cylindrical phantoms filled with muscle simulating liquid at 1.8GHz. The isolated variable is return loss, S11(dB). Results show that at these frequencies a cylindrical phantom resembles the body more closely than a rectangular phantom.
Description: This is a conference paper. It is also available at: http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/. Personal use of this material is permitted. However, permission to reprint/republish this material for advertising or promotional purposes or for creating new collective works for resale or redistribution to servers or lists, or to reuse any copyrighted component of this work in other works must be obtained from the IEEE.
Version: Published
DOI: 10.1109/LAPC.2010.5666295
URI: https://dspace.lboro.ac.uk/2134/8098
Publisher Link: http://www.lapconf.co.uk/lapc2010.php
ISBN: 9781424473045
Appears in Collections:Conference Papers and Contributions (Electronic, Electrical and Systems Engineering)

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