# Design of Optimal Broadband Microstrip Antenna Elements in the Array Environment using Genetic Algorithms

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### Cites background from "Design of Optimal Broadband Microst..."

...GAs are also a frequent choice for the design and optimization of microstrip antennas, especially broadband, slit textured, fractal printed, or not, as well as optimized EBG antennas with enhanced gain [95]-[98]....

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### Cites methods from "Design of Optimal Broadband Microst..."

...A robust genetic algorithm [1,2] is used to optimize the antenna elements for operation in an infinite array environment with the goal of providing low return loss, high gain, and linear polarization over wide operating bandwidths and large scan angles....

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### "Design of Optimal Broadband Microst..." refers methods in this paper

...A Micro-Genetic Algorithm (MGA) with a binary encoding scheme [4] is employed in this paper....

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### "Design of Optimal Broadband Microst..." refers background in this paper

...Much research has been carried out on the design strategy for stacked-patch antennas, and good results have been achieved (see for example [1])....

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...2 where (a) is the reflection coefficient (S11) of the stacked-patch antenna alone [1], and (b) is the reflection coefficient of the same antenna when placed in an infinite planar array....

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### "Design of Optimal Broadband Microst..." refers background in this paper

...Design examples and an outline of the implementation of PFE-BI can be found in [3]....

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