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Title: Dual-Band Antenna Array for 5.9 GHz DSRC and 28 GHz 5G Vehicle to Vehicle communication
The Dedicated Short Range Communications (DSRC) band (5.85-5.925 GHz) allocated for vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) communication provides limited opportunities for high speed data transfer. Alternatively, FCC plans to allocate millimeter-wave spectrum for 5G V2V communication. In this paper, we present a novel dual-band dual linearly-polarized antenna array for both DSRC and 28 GHz communications. For each band, we optimized antenna gain and number of elements to maximize range and data rate. The designed array has dual linear polarization and is fed with a simple quarter wave transformer. Due to large available connector’s size, a Wilkinson power divider is designed to combine adjacent elements. Infinite array simulation show that the array is well matched (S11 < -10 dB) from 5.85 to 6.48 GHz, and from 17.29 to 29 GHz. The realized gain at both frequency bands is neartheoretical.  more » « less
Award ID(s):
1816112
NSF-PAR ID:
10295192
Author(s) / Creator(s):
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Date Published:
Journal Name:
2020 IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation and North American Radio Science Meeting
Page Range / eLocation ID:
1583 to 1584
Format(s):
Medium: X
Sponsoring Org:
National Science Foundation
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