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International Journal of Microwave Science and Technology
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 354789, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/354789
Research Article

A Quasi-Yagi Antenna Backed by a Jerusalem Cross Frequency Selective Surface

1Tampa Microwave, Tampa, FL 33626, USA
2Department of Electrical Engineering, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33620, USA

Received 6 June 2012; Accepted 14 January 2013

Academic Editor: Walter De Raedt

Copyright © 2013 Sergio E. Melais 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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