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IMPEDANCE BOUNDARY CONDITIONS ON A CHIRAL FILM

By P. Hillion

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Abstract:
Using a technique borrowed from Idemen [1] and requiring the Fourier transform of the x, y-components of the electric and magnetic fields, we obtain the impedance boundary conditions for electromagnetic plane waves withh orizontal, vertical and arbitrary polarization incident on a infinite, smooth, chiral film located at z = 0 and deposited on a metallic substrate. As an application, we discuss the scattering of harmonic plane waves and of a finite beam on sucha film.

Citation:
P. Hillion, "Impedance Boundary Conditions on a Chiral Film," Progress In Electromagnetics Research, Vol. 44, 267-286, 2004.
doi:10.2528/PIER03061101
http://www.jpier.org/PIER/pier.php?paper=0306111

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