Miniature Implantable Antenna Design for Blood Glucose Monitoring

Ahmed, A., Ur Rehman, M. and Abbasi, Q. H. (2018) Miniature Implantable Antenna Design for Blood Glucose Monitoring. In: 2018 International Applied Computational Electromagnetics Society Symposium (ACES), Denver, CO, USA, 25-29 March 2018, ISBN 9780996007870 (doi:10.23919/ROPACES.2018.8364219)

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Abstract

In this paper, a miniaturised implantable antenna with the dimensions of 8×8×1 mm 3 has been studied for continuous monitoring of Blood Glucose Levels (BGL). The antenna performance is analysed numerically for both free space and implanted operation. It has the lowest resonant frequency of 3.58 GHz in free space with a gain 1.18 GHz while operates at 2.58 GHz with a gain of 4.18 dBi when implanted. Good performance and small size make it a good for implantable glucose monitoring devices.

Item Type:Conference Proceedings
Status:Published
Refereed:Yes
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Ur Rehman, Dr Masood and Abbasi, Dr Qammer
Authors: Ahmed, A., Ur Rehman, M., and Abbasi, Q. H.
College/School:College of Science and Engineering > School of Engineering > Electronics and Nanoscale Engineering
ISBN:9780996007870
Published Online:24 May 2018
Copyright Holders:Copyright © 2018 IEEE
Publisher Policy:Reproduced in accordance with the publisher copyright policy

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