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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 16, Iss. 17 — Aug. 18, 2008
  • pp: 13203–13217

A note on plane wave diffraction by a perfectly conducting strip in a homogeneous bi-isotropic medium

M. Ayub, M. Ramzan, and A. B. Mann  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 16, Issue 17, pp. 13203-13217 (2008)

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We studied the problem of diffraction of an electromagnetic plane wave by a perfectly conducting finite strip in a homogeneous bi-isotropic medium and obtained some improved results which were presented both mathematically and graphically. The problem was solved by using the Wiener-Hopf technique and Fourier transform. The scattered field in the far zone was determined by the method of steepest decent. The significance of present analysis was that it recovered the results when a strip was widened into a half plane.

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OCIS Codes
(050.1940) Diffraction and gratings : Diffraction
(290.5838) Scattering : Scattering, in-field

ToC Category:
Diffraction and Gratings

Original Manuscript: June 10, 2008
Revised Manuscript: July 4, 2008
Manuscript Accepted: July 18, 2008
Published: August 13, 2008

M. Ayub, M. Ramzan, and A. B. Mann, "A note on plane wave diffraction by a perfectly conducting strip in a homogeneous bi-isotropic medium," Opt. Express 16, 13203-13217 (2008)

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