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MODELING OF DIELECTRIC MIXTURES CONTAINING CONDUCTING INCLUSIONS WITH STATISTICALLY DISTRIBUTED ASPECT RATIO

By M. Y. Koledintseva, S. K. R. Chandra, R. E. DuBroff, and R. W. Schwartz

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Abstract:
An analytical model of composites made of a dielectric base and randomly oriented metal inclusions in the form of nanorods is presented. This model is based on the generalized Maxwell Garnett (MG) mixing rule. In this model, the nanorod particles are modeled as prolate spheroids with a statistically normal distribution of their aspect ratios. It is shown that parameters of the distribution laws affect the frequency characteristics of the composites both at microwave and optical frequencies. The results of computations are represented.

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M. Y. Koledintseva, S. K. R. Chandra, R. E. DuBroff, and R. W. Schwartz, "Modeling of Dielectric Mixtures Containing Conducting Inclusions with Statistically Distributed Aspect Ratio," Progress In Electromagnetics Research, Vol. 66, 213-228, 2006.
doi:10.2528/PIER06110903
http://www.jpier.org/PIER/pier.php?paper=06110903

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