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Journal of Zhejiang University SCIENCE A 2006 Vol.7 No.1 P.99~104


Analytical solution for electromagnetic scattering from a sphere of uniaxial left-handed material

Author(s):  Geng You-lin, He Sailing

Affiliation(s):  Institute of Antenna and Microwaves, Hangzhou Dianzi University, Hangzhou 310018, China; more

Corresponding email(s):   gengyoulin@yahoo.com.cn, Sailing@zju.edu.cn

Key Words:  Electromagnetic scattering, Uniaxial anisotropic LHM, Spherical vector wave functions, Radar cross section (RCS)

Geng You-lin, He Sailing. Analytical solution for electromagnetic scattering from a sphere of uniaxial left-handed material[J]. Journal of Zhejiang University Science A, 2006, 7(1): 99~104.

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Based on the analytical solution of electromagnetic scattering by a uniaxial anisotropic sphere in the spectral domain, an analytical solution to the electromagnetic scattering by a uniaxial left-handed materials (LHMs) sphere is obtained in terms of spherical vector wave functions in a uniaxial anisotropic LHM medium. The expression of the analytical solution contains only some one-dimensional integral which can be calculated easily. Numerical results show that Mie series of plane wave scattering by an isotropic LHM sphere is a special case of the present method. Some numerical results of electromagnetic scattering of a uniaxial anisotropic sphere by a plane wave are given.

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