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National Academy Science Letters

, Volume 42, Issue 2, pp 109–113 | Cite as

Omnidirectional Radio Propagation Antenna Using Organized Grouping of Monopole Antennas

  • Munesh SinghEmail author
  • Sourav Kumar Bhoi
  • Pabitra Mohan Khilar
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Abstract

An omnidirectional radio propagation antenna is designed in the present study by grouping three microstrip monopole antennas of MRF24J40MA transceiver on a transmitter device. MRF24J40MA transceiver is operating at 2.4 GHz of frequency with maximum transmission power of 0 dBm and receiving sensitivity of − 91 dBm. The proposed antenna radiating characteristic is tested by measuring the maximum received signal strength indicator along the angular direction from 0 to 360 degree. The main objective of this letter is to authenticate the work of various localization algorithms based on oversimplification of radio propagation model.

Keywords

Omnidirectional antenna Localization MRF24J40MA RSSI WSNs 

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© The National Academy of Sciences, India 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  • Munesh Singh
    • 1
    Email author
  • Sourav Kumar Bhoi
    • 2
  • Pabitra Mohan Khilar
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Computer Science and EngineeringIndian Institute of Information Technology, Design & Manufacturing, KancheepuramChennaiIndia
  2. 2.Department of Computer Science and EngineeringParala Maharaja Engineering College (Govt. of Odisha)BerhampurIndia
  3. 3.Department of Computer Science and EngineeringNational Institute of Technology, RourkelaRourkelaIndia

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