|Title||Proximity Study of a UWB Directional Conformal Antenna on Water Pipe|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2012|
|Authors||D. Gaetano, M. J. Ammann, P. McEvoy, M. John, L. Keating, and F. Horgan|
|Journal Title||Microwave and Optical Technology Letters|
A preliminary study on the conformal properties of an antipodal exponentially tapered antenna placed on the surface of a flow meter system in the UWB range is presented. It was observed that the water effect can be mitigated by shifting the antenna away from the pipe surface.
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