CST – Computer Simulation Technology

Title:
Additional boundary condition for a wire medium connected to a metallic surface
Author(s):
Mário G Silveirinha, Carlos A Fernandes, Jorge R Costa
Source:
New Journal of Physics
Vol./Issue/Date:
Volume: 10, Issue: 5, May 2008
Year:
2008
Page(s):
1-17
Abstract:
In this work, we demonstrate that the interaction of electromagnetic waves with a microstructured material formed by metallic wires connected to a metallic surface can be described using homogenization methods provided an additional boundary condition (ABC) is considered. The ABC is derived by taking into account the specific microstructure of the wire medium. To illustrate the application of the result, we characterize a substrate formed by an array of tilted metallic wires connected to a ground plane, demonstrating that in such a configuration the wire medium behaves essentially as a material with extreme optical anisotropy and that in some circumstances the substrate can be seen as an impedance surface.
Document:

Back to References

contact support

Your session has expired. Redirecting you to the login page...

We use cookie to operate this website, improve its usability, personalize your experience, and track visits. By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to use of cookies. You have the possibility to manage the parameters and choose whether to accept certain cookies while on the site. For more information, please read our updated privacy policy


Cookie Management

When you browse our website, cookies are enabled by default and data may be read or stored locally on your device. You can set your preferences below:


Functional cookies

These cookies enable additional functionality like saving preferences, allowing social interactions and analyzing usage for site optimization.


Advertising cookies

These cookies enable us and third parties to serve ads that are relevant to your interests.