Study of the characteristic impedance of a ridge gap waveguide
Paper in proceedings, 2009

This paper presents a study of the characteristic impedance of a ridge gap waveguide. Ridge gap waveguides belongs to a new metamaterial-based waveguide technology for millimeter and submillimeter waves which emerged recently. A formula for the characteristic impedance of an ideal PEC-over-PMC ridge gap waveguide has been derived. A preliminary numerical study of the characteristic impedance of a real ridge gap waveguide where the PMC is realized by a bed of nails is also presented.

Author

E. Alfonso

Polytechnic University of Valencia (UPV)

Per-Simon Kildal

Chalmers, Signals and Systems, Communication and Antenna Systems, Antennas

A. Valero-Nogueira

Polytechnic University of Valencia (UPV)

Mariano Baquero

Polytechnic University of Valencia (UPV)

IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society, AP-S International Symposium (Digest)

15223965 (ISSN)

5172183

Subject Categories

Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Information Engineering

DOI

10.1109/APS.2009.5172183

ISBN

978-142443647-7

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