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Scattering Cross Section of a Meta-Sphere

By Aris Alexopoulos
Progress In Electromagnetics Research Letters, Vol. 9, 85-91, 2009


The scattering cross section of a meta-sphere is determined and comparison is made to a normal right-handed spherical dielectric scatterer. A meta-sphere is a term used for a sphere embedded inside a medium that gives effective doubly-negative permittivity and permeability. It is found that the scattering resonances can be manipulated via the meta-sphere parameters while the issue of reducing the scattering cross section to zero is examined.


Aris Alexopoulos, "Scattering Cross Section of a Meta-Sphere," Progress In Electromagnetics Research Letters, Vol. 9, 85-91, 2009.


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