Impact Factor:6.549
 Scopus Suggested Journal: UNDER REVIEW for TITLE INCLUSSION

International Journal
of Computer Engineering in Research Trends (IJCERT)

Scholarly, Peer-Reviewed, Open Access and Multidisciplinary

Welcome to IJCERT

International Journal of Computer Engineering in Research Trends. Scholarly, Peer-Reviewed,Open Access and Multidisciplinary

ISSN(Online):2349-7084                 Submit Paper    Check Paper Status    Conference Proposal

Back to Current Issues


A.Sivabalan, G.Bharathi, K.Deepeka Rani, ,
ECE, Chennai Institute of Technology, Anna University, Chennai, India

A quad-band circularly polarised (CP) patch antenna for 7.1/7.6/7.9/8.6 GHz for UWB/5G applications are proposed in this paper. By designing the patch antenna with an inverted U-shaped radiator, I-shaped and L-shaped strips which are all rotated by 45áµ’ at the horizontal axis. The measurement of -37.51 dB of return loss for 8.6 GHz frequency was obtained. A microstrip line feed technique was used for feeding which is one of the contacting schemes used in the feeding methods. A conducting strip is connected directly to the edge of the microstrip patch. It provides a simple planar structure since the conducting strip is smaller in size when compared to the patch. The substrate FR_4 epoxy has high electrical insulation, good mechanical strength, better wear, and corrosion resistance. The measured 3 dB AR information is 5.63% (6.9-7.3 GHz), 5.26% (7.4-7.8 GHz), 5.0% (7.8-8.2 GHz) and 3.50% (8.4-8.7 GHz) severally. This antenna can be used in UWB/5G applications which offer high-speed data transmission.

A.Sivabalan,G.Bharathi,K.Deepeka Rani,."QUAD-BAND CIRCULARLY POLARIZED PATCH ANTENNA FOR UWB/5G APPLICATIONS". International Journal of Computer Engineering In Research Trends (IJCERT) ,ISSN:2349-7084 ,Vol.6, Issue 03, March - 2019, pp:293-298.

Keywords : Mictrostrip Antenna,Circularly Polarized Antenna,Multi-Band Antenna,Frequency selective surfaces(FSS)

[1]S. Gao, Q. Luo, and F. Zhu, “Circularly
Polarized antennas,” Wiley-IEEE Press, New York, November 2013.

[2]T. T. Le and H. C. Park, “Very simple circularly polarized printed patch antenna with enhanced bandwidth,” Electron. Lett. vol. 50, no. 25, pp. 1896–1898, 2014.

[3]T. V. Hoang and H. C. Park, “Very simple 2.45/3.5/5.8 GHz triple-band circularly polarized printed mono pole antenna with bandwidth enhancement,” Electron. Lett, vol. 50, no. 24, pp. 1792–1793, 2014.

[4]S. Verma and P. Kumar, “Compact triple-band antenna for WiMAX and WLAN applications,” Electron. Lett., vol. 50, no. 7, pp. 484–486, 2014. 

[5] J. G. Baek and K. C. Hwang, “Triple-band unidirectional circularly polarized hexagonal slot antenna with multiple L-shaped slits,” IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag., vol. 61, no. 9, pp. 4831–4835, 2013.
[6] K. Agarwal, Nasimuddin, and A. Alphones, “RIS-Based compact circularly polarized mircostrip antennas,”IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag., vol. 61, no. 2, pp. 547–554, 2013.

DOI Link :

Download :

Refbacks : Currently there are no Refbacks


Authors are not required to pay any article-processing charges (APC) for their article to be published open access in Journal IJCERT. No charge is involved in any stage of the publication process, from administrating peer review to copy editing and hosting the final article on dedicated servers. This is free for all authors. 

News & Events

Latest issue :Volume 10 Issue 1 Articles In press

A plagiarism check will be implemented for all the articles using world-renowned software. Turnitin.

Digital Object Identifier will be assigned for all the articles being published in the Journal from September 2016 issue, i.e. Volume 3, Issue 9, 2016.

IJCERT is a member of the prestigious.Each of the IJCERT articles has its unique DOI reference.
DOI Prefix : 10.22362/ijcert

IJCERT is member of The Publishers International Linking Association, Inc. (“PILA”)

Emerging Sources Citation Index (in process)

IJCERT title is under evaluation by Scopus.

Key Dates

☞   LAST DATE OF SUBMISSION : 31st March 2023
In 7 Days

Important Announcements

All the authors, conference coordinators, conveners, and guest editors kindly check their articles' originality before submitting them to IJCERT. If any material is found to be duplicate submission or sent to other journals when the content is in the process with IJCERT, fabricated data, cut and paste (plagiarized), at any stage of processing of material, IJCERT is bound to take the following actions.
1. Rejection of the article.
2. The author will be blocked for future communication with IJCERT if duplicate articles are submitted.
3. A letter regarding this will be posted to the Principal/Director of the Institution where the study was conducted.
4. A List of blacklisted authors will be shared among the Chief Editors of other prestigious Journals
We have been screening articles for plagiarism with a world-renowned tool: Turnitin However, it is only rejected if found plagiarized. This more stern action is being taken because of the illegal behavior of a handful of authors who have been involved in ethical misconduct. The Screening and making a decision on such articles costs colossal time and resources for the journal. It directly delays the process of genuine materials.

Citation Index

Citations Indices All
Citations 1026
h-index 14
i10-index 20
Source: Google Scholar

Acceptance Rate (By Year)

Acceptance Rate (By Year)
Year Rate
2021 10.8%
2020 13.6%
2019 15.9%
2018 14.5%
2017 16.6%
2016 15.8%
2015 18.2%
2014 20.6%

Important Links

Conference Proposal