Frequency Reconfigurable Antenna for Deca-Band 5 G/LTE/WWAN Mobile Terminal Applications

Lingsheng Yang, Biyu Cheng, Hongting Jia

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    Abstract

    In this paper, a frequency reconfigurable antenna for 5 G/LTE/WWAN mobile terminal applications is presented. The proposed antenna consists of a radiation element which is folded on a dielectric cuboid. Four PIN diodes located on the antenna element are used for frequency reconfigration. By controlling the states of four PIN diodes with an 8-bit microcontroller, a broad band which can cover deca-band as LTE700/2300/2500, GSM850/900/1800/1900, UMTS 2100, WLAN2400 and the future 5 G or LTE3600 is obtained with a compacted size of 40×8×5mm3. The antenna gain, efficiency and radiation characteristics are also shown.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)167-172
    Number of pages6
    JournalFrequenz
    Volume72
    Issue number5-6
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - Apr 25 2018

    All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

    • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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