Terahertz Planar Antennas for Next Generation Communication, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 3319023411
  • ISBN-13: 9783319023410
  • DDC: 621.384135
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 207 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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This book describes various methods to enhance the directivity of planar antennas, enabling the next generation of high frequency, wireless communication. The authors discuss various applications to the terahertz regime of the electromagnetic spectrum, with an emphasis on gain enhancement mechanisms. The numerical models of these antennas are presented and the analytical results are supported, using commercial simulators. The multilayer substrate microstrip transmission line at terahertz frequency is also explored and a method to obtain the various parameters of this interconnect at high frequency is described. This book will be a valuable resource for anyone needing to explore the terahertz band gap for future wireless communication, in an effort to solve the bandwidth (spectrum scarcity) problem.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Terahertz Sources and Antennas.
2: Multilayered Microstrip Transmission Line.
3: Microstrip Antenna Design by Using Electromagnetic Bandgap Material.
4: Patch Array Antenna on EBG Substrate.
5: Ring Resonator-Integrated Hemi-Elliptical Lens Antenna.
6: Design of Highly Directive Cavity-Type Terahertz Antenna.
7: Performance Analysis of an Open-Loop Resonator Loaded Terahertz Microstrip Antenna.
8: Comparison Method to Predict the Directivity of Terahertz Patch Antenna.
9: Terahertz Frequency Selective Surface.
10: Development in the Terahertz Communication System.