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**Table of Contents**

Preface

Chapter 1. General Principles of Microstrip Patch Antennas

Chapter 2. Analysis of Patch Antenna by Analytical Techniques

Chapter 3. Analysis of Patch Antenna by Full Wave Method

Chapter 4. Full Wave Analysis Using Various Currents and their Asymptotic Basis Functions

Chapter 5. Resistive Patch Antenna on Isotropic and Uniaxial Anisotropic Substrate

Chapter 6. Superstrate-Loaded Resistive Patch Antenna

Chapter 7. Wideband Slotted Microstrip Antennas

Index

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The proposed book is designed to serve as a useful reference for students, researchers and for engineers who are interested in the analysis and design of microstrip antennas.