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Volume 30, 201929th International Crimean Conference “Microwave & Telecommunication Technology” (CriMiCo’2019)
|Number of page(s)||5|
|Section||Antennas and Antenna Elements (4)|
|Published online||27 November 2019|
Development of antenna arrays with a beam width 33 degrees at the level of half power
1 South Federal University, Zorge st. 5, Rostov-on-Don, 344090, Russian Federation
2 Guandong Sigtenna Communication Technology Co., Ltd., Jin da Automobile logistic city, No. 4, Yanwo village, Shipai Town, Dongguan, China
* Corresponding author: email@example.com
A new design of the antenna array for mobile base stations providing two orthogonal polarizations in 1.71-2.17GHz frequency band is proposed. The antenna array includes 16 radiators, 12 power dividers and two phase shifters disposed on a metal reflector having dimensions 320×1387 mm. The developed antenna array contains less radiators and power dividers than other known antennas of this kind therefore one is cheaper for production. The fabricated sample of the proposed antenna array has return loss is better than -18.5dB and isolation better than 33dB. Beam width in the horizontal plane is equal 36 ± 4 degrees and side lobes level doesn’t exceeding -20dB. The antenna array provides gain=20.5dBi.
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