Beamwidth Optimization of Corner Reflector for RF Energy Harvesting from Solar and GPS L1 Satellite
Macho Revelino Siahaan1, Radial Anwar2, YuyuWahyu3
1Macho RevelinoSiahaan*, School of Applied Science, Telkom University, Bandung, Indonesia.
2Radial Anwar, School of Applied Science, Telkom University, Bandung, Indonesia.
3YuyuWahyu, Research Center for Electronics and Telecommunication Indonesia Institute of Sciences, Bandung, Indonesia
Manuscript received on September 16, 2019. | Revised Manuscript received on 24 September, 2019. | Manuscript published on October 10, 2019. | PP: 1102-1107 | Volume-8 Issue-12, October 2019. | Retrieval Number: L38811081219/2019©BEIESP | DOI: 10.35940/ijitee.L3881.1081219
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Abstract: Radio waves energy harvesting is interesting research in recent times. Development of antenna as the instrument to catching radio waves is fascinating research in energy harvesting system. The paper presents the design of corner reflector for radio wave energy harvesting with GPS L1 working frequency with gain 9.69, return loss -11.19 dB, beamwidth 47.3 degrees that can accommodate north-south solar movement in a year around and bandwidth 52.512 Mhz.
Keywords: Antenna, Beamwidth Corner Reflector, Energy Harvesting
Scope of the Article: Renewable Energy Technology