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Analysis on the Stealth Characteristic of Two Dimensional Cylinder Plasma Envelopes

By Lai-Xuan Ma, Hou Zhang, Zhong Li, and Chen-Xin Zhang
Progress In Electromagnetics Research Letters, Vol. 13, 83-92, 2010
doi:10.2528/PIERL09100903

Abstract

Stealth characteristic of two dimensional cylinder plasma envelopes is studied. Three cases about plasma refraction effect, reflection characteristic and attenuation by absorbing electromagnetic wave (EMW) are concerned synthetically. As for plasma refraction stealth, EMW traces equation in cylinder plasma is deduced; a novel concept of plasma refraction deviation angle is presented; the relation between refraction deviation angle and incidence angle of EMW is yielded; the relation between refraction deviation angle and plasma density distribution is made out. As for reflection stealth and attenuation stealth, reflection calculation of multi-layer plasma is presented first, and plasma collision frequency as well as corresponding collision absorption is taken into account simultaneously, then EMW reflectivity with double-path attenuation is obtained. It is shown that cylinder plasma envelopes considering the three cases above could make distinct stealth.

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Lai-Xuan Ma, Hou Zhang, Zhong Li, and Chen-Xin Zhang, "Analysis on the Stealth Characteristic of Two Dimensional Cylinder Plasma Envelopes," Progress In Electromagnetics Research Letters, Vol. 13, 83-92, 2010.
doi:10.2528/PIERL09100903
http://www.jpier.org/PIERL/pier.php?paper=09100903

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