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ANALYSIS OF THE LEFT-HANDED METAMATERIALS USING MULTI-DOMAIN PSEUDOSPECTRAL TIME-DOMAIN ALGORITHM

By Y. Shi and C.-H. Liang

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Abstract:
The increasing interest in electromagnetic effects in double-negative (DNG) materials requires a formulation capable of a full analysis of wave propagation in such materials. We develop a novel technique for discretization of the Drude medium model and adopt multi-domain pseudospectral time-domain (PSTD) algorithm and well-posed PML formulation to analysis the plane wave scattering properties of a single circular cylinder and a periodic array of the circular cylinders fabricated from the Drude medium. The simulation results show accuracy of the proposed constitutive equation-discretization scheme.

Citation: (See works that cites this article)
Y. Shi and C.-H. Liang, "Analysis of the left-handed metamaterials using multi-domain pseudospectral time-domain algorithm," Progress In Electromagnetics Research, Vol. 51, 153-165, 2005.
doi:10.2528/PIER04092301
http://www.jpier.org/pier/pier.php?paper=0409231

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