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Design of a Compact Meshed Antennas for 5G Communication Systems

Authors: Taoufik Aguili, Chokri Baccouch, Chayma Bahhar, Hedi Sakli, Nizar Sakli


This paper presents a hybrid system solar cell antenna for 5G mobile communications networks. We propose here a solar cell antenna with either a front face collection grid or mesh patch. The solar cell antenna of our contribution combines both optical and radiofrequency signals. Thus, we propose two solar cell antenna structures in the frequency bands of future 5G standard respectively in both 2.6 and 3.5 GHz bands. Simulation using the Advanced Design System (ADS) software allows us to analyze and determine the antenna parameters proposed in this work such as the reflection coefficient (S11), gain, directivity and radiated power.

Keywords: Solar Cell, patch antenna

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