FCC approved in Feb, 2001 for the frequency band of 3.1-10.6 GHz
Maximum allowable EIRP is -41.3 dBm/MHz
Multipath immunity, high data rate, precise ranging, low-power, low-cost solutions possible
Ability to co-exist with other wireless communication technologies
Impulse Radio UWB systems imply new transceiver architectures and new antennas
Design of new UWB antennas with notched band
Design of new MIMO UWB antennas with good isolation
New approaches for modeling single and multiple UWB antennas
Parametric modeling of UWB antennas
State representation of UWB antennas
Improvement of RF link in MIMO UWB context
Work and Results
Y. Duroc, T.P. Vuong, S. Tedjini, A time/frequency model of ultrawideband antennas, IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, Vol. 55, No. 8, pp. 2342-2350, August 2007.
Y. Duroc, A. Ghiotto, T.P. Vuong, S. Tedjini, Parametric modeling of Ultrawideband antennas, IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, Vol. 55, No. 11, pp. 3103-3105, November 2007.
Y. Duroc, A. Ghiotto, T.P. Vuong, S. Tedjini, UWB antennas: design and modeling, Papier Invité, Proc. of International Conference on Communications and Electronics, HoiAn, pp. 316-323, Vietnam, June 4-6, 2008.
Y. Duroc, A.I. Najam, S. Tedjini, Multi-Antenna Systems for UWB Communications - A review, Journal Recent Patents on Electrical Engineering, Vol. 2, Issue 2, pp. 125-134, June 2009.
Y. Duroc, A.I. Najam, T.P. Vuong, S. Tedjini, Modeling and state representation of Ultra-Wideband antennas, IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, Vol. 57, No. 9, pp. 2781-2784, September 2009.