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International Journal of Antennas and Propagation
Volume 2008 (2008), Article ID 713921, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2008/713921
Research Article

Printed UWB Antenna with Coupled Slotted Element for Notch-Frequency Function

Centre for Telecommunications Value-Chain Research (CTVR), School of Electronic and Communications Engineering, Dublin Institute of Technology, Kevin Street, Dublin 8, Ireland

Received 30 April 2007; Revised 19 November 2007; Accepted 24 January 2008

Academic Editor: James Becker

Copyright © 2008 X. L. Bao and M. J. Ammann. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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