Analysis of Wearable Meander Line Planar Antenna Using Partial and CPW Ground Structure

  • Monisha RavichandranEmail author
  • B. Bhuvaneswari
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes on Data Engineering and Communications Technologies book series (LNDECT, volume 35)


In this paper, a compact, flexible textile meander line antenna is discussed for wearable applications using two different ground structure. They are coplanar waveguide ground structure and partial ground structure. Coplanar waveguide ground plane is placed above the substrate along with patch and partial ground plane is placed below the substrate of the two similar MLA structure. As MLA requires only small space, it is preferable for wearable applications. For wearable antenna, the substrate should be flexible and easy to wear. So here, Jean material is used as a substrate. These proposed antenna is designed at operating frequency of 2.45 GHz. Hence, the simulated results such as reflection coefficient, VSWR, radiation pattern, bandwidth of the antenna are discussed.


Meander line antenna Coplanar waveguide Partial ground structure Jeans Return loss 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Electronics and Communication EngineeringPanimalar Engineering CollegeChennaiIndia

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