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Transmission Phase Characterizations of Metamaterial Covers for Antenna Application

By Mehdi Veysi, Manouchehr Kamyab, Jaber Moghaddasi, and Amir Jafargholi
Progress In Electromagnetics Research Letters, Vol. 21, 49-57, 2011


Metamaterial covers exhibit inimitable electromagnetic properties which make them popular in antenna engineering. A traditional metamaterial cover has an identical transmission phase for a normally incident plane wave regardless of its polarization state. The purpose of this research is to show the possibility of using a polarization dependent metamaterial cover to change the polarization state of the incident plane wave. Novel polarization-dependent metamaterial (PDMTM) covers, whose transmission phases for two principal polarizations are different, are presented. A full-wave FDTD numerical technique developed by the authors is adopted for the simulations.


Mehdi Veysi, Manouchehr Kamyab, Jaber Moghaddasi, and Amir Jafargholi, "Transmission Phase Characterizations of Metamaterial Covers for Antenna Application," Progress In Electromagnetics Research Letters, Vol. 21, 49-57, 2011.


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