Developing Body-Wearable Antennas for the Warfighter




Portable body-wearable antennas can provide enormous advantages on the battlefield, but there are significant challenges in developing an effective antenna design that operates in the VHF-FM and EPLRS frequency bands, is light in weight, and small enough to fit on or inside the soldiers’ combat vest. IDGA recently spoke with Mitchell S. Mayer, Electronics Engineer for CERDEC S&TCD Antennas and Spectrum Analysis Division, about effectively navigating these challenges and developing suc...
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