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DESIGN OF METAMATERIAL MULTILAYER STRUCTURES AS FREQUENCY SELECTIVE SURFACES

By H. Oraizi and M. Afsahi

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Abstract:
The reflection and transmission coefficients of multilayer structures are computed by the Transmission Line Transfer Matrix Method (TLTMM) and it is shown that metamaterials (MTMs) act as frequency selective surfaces (FSSs). Several examples of multilayer structures are analyzed, which are composed of combination of common materials and MTMs with dispersion relations. Interesting and uncommon behaviors are observed for MTMs. Novel applications are treated by TLTMM and a matrix method.

Citation:
H. Oraizi and M. Afsahi, "Design of Metamaterial Multilayer Structures as Frequency Selective Surfaces," Progress In Electromagnetics Research C, Vol. 6, 115-126, 2009.
doi:10.2528/PIERC09010508
http://www.jpier.org/pierc/pier.php?paper=09010508

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