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International Journal of Antennas and Propagation
Volume 2015, Article ID 970152, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/970152
Research Article

A Novel Multiband Miniature Planar Inverted F Antenna Design for Bluetooth and WLAN Applications

1Department of Electronics, Wayamba University of Sri Lanka, Kuliyapitiya, Sri Lanka
2Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, University of Peradeniya, Peradeniya, Sri Lanka

Received 23 November 2014; Revised 28 January 2015; Accepted 28 January 2015

Academic Editor: Stefano Selleri

Copyright © 2015 J. M. Jeevani W. Jayasinghe and Disala Uduwawala. 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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