A new design of Microstrip hash-shape nanoantenna & Microstrip hash-shape slot nanoantenna at THz spectroscopy for imaging application

 
 
 
  • Abstract
  • Keywords
  • References
  • PDF
  • Abstract


    The terahertz (THz) lies between electronics and optics frequency range, and THz frequencies are the lowest frequencies in which free space conventional optics can still be used before microwave components take over. The development of Terahertz technology systems led to focus of researchers on this technology field. In this paper, the CST Microwave studio 2018 is used to design and simulate a new Microstrip Hash-shape Nanoantenna (MHNA) & Microstrip Hash-shape Slot Nanoantenna (MHSNA). Gain, Directivity, Half Power Beamwidth, Return loss and Bandwidth are computed. The results of work achieved a frequencies in Terahertz in the case of Nano size. The first design and the second design operating in the range of (125.3 THz to 133.4 THz) and (126.4 THz to 133 THz) respectively. Where utilize a Gold in the patch and Ground plane, while, the Silicon material is utilize as substrate which having dielectric material (εr=11.9). Therefore the utilized of these bands of THz frequencies that referred to the millimeter, micrometer for spectroscopy for imaging applications.

     

     


  • Keywords


    Nanoantenna; Microstrip; Gain; Directivity; Terahertz.

  • References


      [1] B. Mehta, “Tuning the Scattering Response of the Optical Nano Antennas Using Graphene”, IEEE Photonics Journal Scattering Response of the Nano Antennas, 2014. https://doi.org/10.1109/JPHOT.2014.2300501.

      [2] Nagatsuma T, Ducournau G and Renaud CC, “Advances in terahertz communications accelerated by photonics”, Nature Photonics 10(6), 371–379, 2016. https://doi.org/10.1038/nphoton.2016.65.

      [3] Isha Malhotra, “Terahertz antenna technology for imaging applications: a technical review”, International Journal of Microwave and Wireless Technologies 2017.

      [4] Nyha M. Hameed, “Stand-Alone Three-Dimensional Optical Tweezers Based on Fibred Bowtie Nanoaperture”, IEEE Photonics Journal Tweezers Based on Fibred Bowtie Nanoaperture, 2014. https://doi.org/10.1109/JPHOT.2014.2341011.

      [5] M. Mivelle et al., “Bowtie nano-aperture as interface between near-fields and a single-mode fiber,” Opt. Exp., vol. 18, no. 15, pp. 15 964–15 974, Jul. 2010. https://doi.org/10.1364/OE.18.015964.

      [6] T. P. Vo et al., “Near-field probing of slow Bloch modes on photonic crystals with a nanoantenna,” Opt. Exp., vol. 20, no. 44124–4135, Feb. 2012 https://doi.org/10.1364/OE.20.004124.

      [7] Mona Nafari, “Modeling and Performance Analysis of Metallic Plasmonic Nano-Antennas for Wireless Optical Communication in Nanonetworks” IEEE Translations, VOLUME 5, 2017. https://doi.org/10.1109/ACCESS.2017.2690990.

      [8] Mahdieh Bozorgi and Zahra Atlasbaf, “Spectral Solution for Scattering Analysis of Periodic Plasmonic Nano-antennas on Iso/Anisotropic Substrate”, IEEE Journal of Lightwave Technology 2015. https://doi.org/10.1109/JLT.2016.2541923.

      [9] Douglas T. Petkie, “Active and passive imaging in the THz spectral region: phenomenology, dynamic range, modes, and illumination”, Optical Society of America, Vol. 25, No. 9, 2008. https://doi.org/10.1364/JOSAB.25.001523.

      [10] Stefan Enoch, Romain Quidant and Gonc¸al Badenes, “Optical sensing based on plasmon coupling in nanoparticle arrays”, Optical Society of America, Vol. 12, No. 15, 2004. https://doi.org/10.1364/OPEX.12.003422.

      [11] Mona Jarrahi, “Advanced Photoconductive Terahertz Optoelectronics Based on Nano Antennas and Nano-Plasmonic Light Concentrators”, IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON TERAHERTZ SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, VOL. 5, NO. 3, MAY 2015. https://doi.org/10.1109/TTHZ.2015.2406117.

      [12] Diego M. Sol´ıs, “Optimization of an optical wireless nanolink using directive nanoantennas”, Optical Society of America, Vol. 21, No. 2, 2013. https://doi.org/10.1364/OE.21.002369.

      [13] Andrea Alu` and Nader Engheta, “Wireless at the Nanoscale: Optical Interconnects using Matched Nanoantennas”, PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS, 2010.

      [14] Behzad Ashrafi Nia, “Integrated Optical Phased Array Nano-Antenna System Using a Plasmonic Rotman Lens”, IEEE Journal of Lightwave Technology, 2015.

      [15] Mai O. Sallam, “Novel Wire-Grid Nano-Antenna Array with Circularly Polarized Radiation for Wireless Optical Communication Systems”, IEEE Journal of Lightwave Technology, 2017. https://doi.org/10.1109/JLT.2017.2751674.

      [16] Payal Kalra et. al, “Terahertz Microstrip Patch Antenna Design for detection of Plastic Explosive SEMTEX”, 2017.

      [17] Dong-Kyu Lee, et. al, “Ultrasensitive Detection of Residual Pesticides Using THz Near-Field Enhancement”, IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON TERAHERTZ SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, 2016.

      [18] Constantine A. Balanis, Antenna Theory: Analysis and Design, Fourth Edition, chapter 14, 2016.

      [19] David M. Pozar, “Microwave Engineering”, 2nd Ed., John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Canada, 1998.

      [20] Isa Kocakarin and Korkut Yegin, “Glass Superstrate Nanoantennas for Infrared Energy Harvesting Applications”, International Journal of Antennas and Propagation, Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2013. https://doi.org/10.1155/2013/245960.

      [21] Tan Thet Ming and Goh Chin Hock, “ROUNDED BOWTIE NANOANTENNA FOR SOLAR ENERGY HARVESTER”, Journal of Built Environment, Technology and Engineering, Vol. 2 (March), 2017.


 

View

Download

Article ID: 28787
 
DOI: 10.14419/ijet.v7i4.28787




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