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MICROWAVE IMAGING A BURIED OBJECT BY THE GA AND USING THE S11 PARAMETER

By F. Li, X. Chen, and K.-M. Huang

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Abstract:
This paper explores the feasibility of microwave imaging a buried object by the GA and using the S11 parameter of a radiation antenna rather than data of the scattered electromagnetic field. To improve the efficiency of the GA-based algorithm, a technique of limiting the location of the buried object prior to the implement of the GA is proposed, and the GA is parallelized and executed on a PC cluster. A few numerical examples are presented, in which the dimension and location of a 3-D object buried in the earth are recovered. Results validate the proposed GA-based microwave imaging algorithm.

Citation:
F. Li, X. Chen, and K.-M. Huang, "Microwave imaging a buried object by the GA and using the s11 parameter," Progress In Electromagnetics Research, Vol. 85, 289-302, 2008.
doi:10.2528/PIER08081401
http://www.jpier.org/PIER/pier.php?paper=08081401

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