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International Journal of Antennas and Propagation
Volume 2016 (2016), Article ID 1936797, 14 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/1936797
Research Article

A Study of Antenna System for High Order MIMO Device

1Research Center of Applied Electromagnetics, Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology, Nanjing 210044, China
2Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd., No. 360, Jiangsu Road, Binjiang District, Hangzhou 310052, China

Received 16 December 2015; Revised 4 February 2016; Accepted 10 February 2016

Academic Editor: Xianming Qing

Copyright © 2016 Zhaoliang Chen et al. 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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