Design Ideas for Printed and Microstrip Antennas

         - Ground Plane Effect on Printed Antennas

        - Planar Antennas Selection Chart

        - Basic Microstrip Antenna Shapes

        - Basic Printed Slot Antennas with Feed Structures

        - Comparison of Microstrip Patch and Slot Antennas



Many of the antennas presented above relate to areas in which a wide variety of patents have been granted.

It should not be assumed that because a technique or physical structure is described here it is free of patents or other commercial Intellectual Property.

They are presented here only for information and educational purposes.


1. Microstrip Antenna Design Handbook - Garg, Bhartia, Bahl, Ittipiboon
2. Antenna Theory and Microstrip Antennas - Fang
3. CAD of Microstrip Antennas for Wireless Applications - Sainati
4. Microstrip and Printed Antennas - Guha, Antar
5. Microstrip Antennas - Nasimuddin
6. Advances in Microstrip and Printed Antennas - Lee
7. Broadband Microstrip Antennas - Kumar, Ray
8. Microstrip Antenna, Theory and Design - James, Hall, Wood

9. Printed Antennas for Wireless Communications - Waterhouse

10. Analysis and Design of Integrated Circuit– Antenna Modules - Gupta, Hall

11. Advancement in Microstrip Antennas with Recent Applications - Kishk

12. Planar Antennas for Wireless Communications - Wong

13. Circularly Polarized Antennas - Gao, Luo, Zhu
14. Microwave Journal Magazine - 1996 - 2013
15. Microwaves & RF Magazine - 1999 - 2013