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Electromagnetic Waves Scattering and Radiation by Vibrator-Slot Structure in a Rectangular Waveguide

By Mikhail Nesterenko, Victor A. Katrich, Dmitriy Yu. Penkin, Sergey L. Berdnik, and Victor I. Kijko
Progress In Electromagnetics Research M, Vol. 24, 69-84, 2012
doi:10.2528/PIERM12022206

Abstract

A problem of electromagnetic waves scattering and radiation by a structure, consisting of a narrow transverse slot in broad wall of rectangular waveguide and a vibrator with variable surface impedance, located inside the waveguide and interacting with one another, is solved. A solution of integral equations for electric current on the vibrator and equivalent magnetic current in the slot is derived by the generalized method of induced electro-magneto-motive forces. Conditions necessary for achievement of maximal slot radiation coefficient are defined. Effectiveness of impedance vibrators application to ensure required level of radiation by vibrator-slot structure in low profile rectangular waveguides is shown. Calculated and experimental plots of energy characteristics of the vibrator-slot structure for different vibrator placement relative to the slot and for various surface impedance dependencies upon the vibrator length are presented.

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Mikhail Nesterenko, Victor A. Katrich, Dmitriy Yu. Penkin, Sergey L. Berdnik, and Victor I. Kijko, "Electromagnetic Waves Scattering and Radiation by Vibrator-Slot Structure in a Rectangular Waveguide," Progress In Electromagnetics Research M, Vol. 24, 69-84, 2012.
doi:10.2528/PIERM12022206
http://www.jpier.org/PIERM/pier.php?paper=12022206

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