Analysis and Optimization of a Triple Notch Ultra-Wideband Antenna

Keathley, Caleb D (2019) Analysis and Optimization of a Triple Notch Ultra-Wideband Antenna. Undergraduate thesis, under the direction of Elliott Hutchcraft from Electrical Engineering, The University of Mississippi.


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This paper analyzes a microstrip fed triple notch band Ultra-Wideband (UWB) antenna designed with an inverted pi slot and a Defected Microstrip Structure (DMS) Band-Stop Filter (BSF) from the design stage to the testing stage. This paper systematically steps through each phase of the antenna from simulation, to fabrication, and finally testing. The results of the simulation and testing phases are both compared to each other before comparing the entire project's results to the source paper's results. After determining the accuracy of the fabricated antenna, the paper discusses future avenues for optimization of an Ultra Wide-Band antenna.

Item Type: Thesis (Undergraduate)
Creators: Keathley, Caleb D
Student's Degree Program(s): B.S. in Electrical Engineering
Thesis Advisor: Elliott Hutchcraft
Thesis Advisor's Department: Electrical Engineering
Institution: The University of Mississippi
Subjects: T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering
Depositing User: Mr. Caleb Keathley
Date Deposited: 15 May 2019 21:15
Last Modified: 15 May 2019 21:15

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