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THE CLASS OF BI-ANISOTROPIE IB-MEDIA

By I. V. Lindell

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Abstract:
Representation of electromagnetic expressions in terms of the four-dimensional differential-form formalism has been recently shown to allow simple analysis to problems involving general classes of linear electromagnetic media. In the present paper, another class of media is defined by expressing the medium dyadic representing the mapping between the electromagnetic two-forms in terms of one dyadic representing mapping between two four-vectors. Thus, the class, labeled as that of IB-media, is represented by 16 parameters instead of the 36 of the most general bi-anisotropic medium. Condition for the medium dyadic is derived and and properties of fields in the IB-medium are discussed.

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I. V. Lindell, "The Class of BI-Anisotropie Ib-Media," Progress In Electromagnetics Research, Vol. 57, 1-18, 2006.
doi:10.2528/PIER05061302
http://www.jpier.org/PIER/pier.php?paper=0506132

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