Equivalent circuit modelling of aperture-coupled microstrip patch antennas

Article · July 2008with12 Reads
DOI: 10.1109/APS.2008.4620012

    Abstract

    In this paper we present a new approach for identifying an equivalent circuit for the impedance of an aperture-coupled microstrip patch antenna (AC-MSPA). We then use this equivalent circuit to develop a simple design procedure for the AC-MSPA.