Design of High Gain Microstrip Patch Reader Array Antenna with Parasitic Elements for UHF RFID Application

 
 
 
  • Abstract
  • Keywords
  • References
  • PDF
  • Abstract


    Design of a microstrip patch UHF reader parasitic array antenna for RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) applications is proposed, in which the design patches antenna realized by loading two truncated at the corner of the ordinary rectangular patch antenna. The patch was sorted in a 2 x 2 array configuration, meanwhile the feed network was constructed by coaxial feed concept. The parasitic elements are added on the same layer of the substrate and at the right and left side of the every patch. The physical parameters of the novel structure are simulated and optimized by using commercial computer simulation technology (CST) simulation packages. The simulation results show the high gain antenna is achieved which is 11.15 dBi. The measured results of the return losses and the radiation pattern achieved a good agreement with the simulated results.


  • Keywords


    Mirostrip patch antenna, UHF RFID reader antenna, array, parasitic elements, computer simulation technology (CST).

  • References


      [1] S. Norzeli, I. Ismail, and M. Ali, “The Design Study of Circularly Polarized Microstrip Patch Single Layer Reader Antenna for UHF RFID Application,” vol. 4, no. 8, pp. 1–7, 2016.

      [2] X. Zhao, Y. Huang, J. Li, Q. Zhang, and G. Wen, “Wideband high gain circularly polarized UHF RFID reader microstrip antenna and array,” AEU - Int. J. Electron. Commun., vol. 77, pp. 76–81, 2017.

      [3] D. M. Dobkin, The Rf in RFID : Passive UHF RFID in Practise : Newnes. 2008.

      [4] I. Ismail and S. Norzeli, “UHF RFID Reader Antenna with High Gain,” Int. J. Electr. Electron. Syst. Res., vol. 6, 2013.

      [5] S. Armstrong, The Basics of an RFID System. Atlas RFID Solutions, 2013.

      [6] R. G. Mishra, R. Mishra, P. Kuchhal, and N. P. Kumari, “Antennas for Wide Band Applications,” no. Icici, pp. 651–654, 2017.

      [7] S. M. Norzeli, I. Ismail, and M. F. M. Busu, “Designing an UHF RFID reader antenna,” SHUSER 2012 - 2012 IEEE Symp. Humanit. Sci. Eng. Res., no. L, pp. 599–602, 2012.

      [8] A. Kalis, A. G. Kanatas, and C. B. Papadias, “Parasitic antenna arrays for wireless MIMO systems,” Parasit. Antenna Arrays Wirel. MIMO Syst., vol. 9781461479, pp. 1–246, 2013.

      [9] G. Huang, S. Zhou, and T. Chio, “Development of a Symmetric Waveguide T-Junction Power Divider with Equal-Phase Characteristic,” vol. 31, no. 3, pp. 309–314, 2016.

      [10] R.C. Hansen, Phased Array Antennas, Second Edi. John Wiley Sons, Inc., 1998.

      [11] H. J. Visser, Array and Phased Array Antenna Basics. John Wiley Sons, Ltd, 2005.

      [12] X. Lai, Z. Xie, and X. Cen, “Compact Lopps Antenna for Near-Fied and Far-Field UHF RFID Applications,” Prog. Electromagn. Res. C, vol. 37, no. February, pp. 171–182, 2013.

      [13] T. Huang and H. Hsu, “A High-gain Circularly-polarized Dual-band Antenna Array for RFID Reader Applications,” in IEEE International Workshop on Electromagnetic: Applications and Student Innovation Competition, 2012, pp. 1–2.

      [14] B. Wenhao, “The Design of High Gain and Miniaturization Microstrip Antenna Array for RFID Reader,” in IEEE 6th International Symposium on Microwave, Antenna, Propagation and EMC Technologies (MAPE), 2015, no. 61301 073, pp. 99–102.

      [15] N. Ramli, M. T. Ali, M. T. Islam, a. L. Yusof, S. Muhamud-Kayat, and a. a. Azlan, “Design of an aperture-coupled frequency-reconfigurable microstrip stacked array antenna for LTE and WiMAX applications,” ISRN Commun. Netw., vol. 2014, 2014.

      [16] A. T. Mobashsher, M. T. Islam, and N. Misran, “A Novel High-Gain Dual-Band Antenna for RFID Reader Applications,” vol. 9, pp. 653–656, 2010.


 

View

Download

Article ID: 22862
 
DOI: 10.14419/ijet.v7i4.35.22862




Copyright © 2012-2015 Science Publishing Corporation Inc. All rights reserved.