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AN ANALYTIC FORMULA OF THE CURRENT DISTRIBUTION FOR THE VLF HORIZONTAL WIRE ANTENNA ABOVE LOSSY HALF-SPACE

By H. T. Chen, J.-X. Luo, and D.-K. Zhang

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Abstract:
An analytical formula of the current distribution for the VLF horizontal wire antenna located above the ground is presented in this paper. This formula is suitable for the VLF horizontal antenna which is fed at arbitrary position and with arbitrary loaded impedance at the end. In order to validate the analytical formula, a numerical code based on MoM is also developed. The comparison between the results obtained by two methods proves the validity of the analytical formula proposed in this paper.

Citation: (See works that cites this article)
H. T. Chen, J.-X. Luo, and D.-K. Zhang, "An Analytic Formula of the Current Distribution for the VLF Horizontal Wire Antenna Above Lossy Half-Space," Progress In Electromagnetics Research Letters, Vol. 1, 149-158, 2008.
doi:10.2528/PIERL07112904

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