High-Performance Ultra-Compact Dual-Band Bandpass Filter for Global System for Mobile Communication-850/Global System for Mobile Communication-1900 Applications

Abbas Rezaei, Salah I. Yahya

Abstract


This work presents a novel microstrip dual-band bandpass filter (BPF) using meandros spirals and patch cells, which is proposed for the first time by this work. It occupies a very compact size of 0.0017 λg2. The proposed filter is designed to operate at Fo1=0.85 GHz and Fo2=1.85 GHz for GSM-850/GSM-1900 applications. In addition to the small size, it has several advantages in terms of wide fractional bandwidths (FBW), low insertion losses and high return losses at both channels. The simulated insertion losses at the lower and upper passbands are 0.05 dB and 0.1 dB, respectively. Another advantage of the proposed BPF of this work is the attenuated harmonics, where it is able to suppress 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th harmonics (4.11 Fo1) with -20 dB maximum harmonic level.


Keywords


Compact; Bandpass; Dual-band; Filter; GSM; Microstrip

Full Text:

PDF

References


Avinash, K.G., and Rao, I.S., 2017. Compact dual-mode microstrip bandpass filters with transmission zeros using modified star shaped resonator. Progress in Electromagnetics Research C, 71, pp.177-187.

Chen, C.F., Wang, G.Y., and Li, J.J., 2018. Compact microstrip dual-band bandpass filter and quad-channel diplexer based on quint-mode stub-loaded resonators. IET Microwaves, Antennas and Propagation, 12, pp.1913-1919.

Eun, J.W., and Lee, J.H., 2017. Amicrostrip dual-band bandpass filter using feed line with SIR. IEICE Electronics Express, 14, pp.1-8.

Hasan, M.F., Jalal, A.S., and Ahmed, E.S., 2017. Compact dual-band microstrip band pass filter design based on stub loaded resonator for wireless applications. In: Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium-Spring (PIERS). IEEE, St Petersburg, Russia, pp.22-25.

Hayati, M., Noori, L., and Adinehvand, A., 2012. Compact dual-band bandpass filter using open loop resonator for multimode WLANs. IET, Electronic Letters, 48, pp.573-574.

Khani, S., Danaie, M., and Rezaei, P., 2019. Miniaturized microstrip dual-band bandpass filter with wide upper stop-band bandwidth. Analog Integrated Circuits and Signal Processing, 98, pp.367-376.

Murmu, L., and Das, S., 2015. Adual-band bandpass filter for 2.4 GHz Bluetooth and 5.2 GHz WLAN applications. Progress in Electromagnetics Research Letters, 53, pp.65-70.

Rezaei, A., and Noori, L., 2017. Tunable microstrip dual-band bandpass filter for WLAN applications. Turkish Journal of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, 25, pp.1388-1393.

Sarkar, D., and Moyra, T., 2019. A compact and high selective microstrip dual-band bandpass filter. Progress in Advanced Computing and Intelligent Engineering, 713, pp.475-481.

Wen, P., Ma, Z., Liu, H., Zhu, Sh., Ren, B., Wang, X., and Ohira, M., 2018. A miniaturized dual-band bandpass filter using composite resonators with flexible frequency ratio. IEICE Electronics Express, 15(5), pp.1-6.




DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.14500/aro.10574
View Counter: Abstract | 24 | and PDF | 12 |

Article Metrics

Metrics Loading ...

Metrics powered by PLOS ALM

Refbacks

  • There are currently no refbacks.


Copyright (c) 2019 Abbas Rezaei, Salah I. Yahya

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.

  
 


ARO Journal is an OAJ supported by Koya University, it has no article submission/processing charges (APCs).
© 2013-2019, Koya University is a public University accredited by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, KRG - F.R. Iraq.