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Electromagnetic Metamaterials Transmission Line Theory and Microwave Applications

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ISBN-10: 0471669857

ISBN-13: 9780471669852

Edition: 2006

Authors: Christophe Caloz, Tatsuo Itoh

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This work connects the more theoretical nature of the subject to the practical and covers all of the important topics relevant to a very complete description of the transmission line model of negative index materials.
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List price: $173.95
Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 11/25/2005
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 376
Size: 6.46" wide x 9.37" long x 0.94" tall
Weight: 1.386
Language: English

CHRISTOPHE CALOZ, PhD, is a Professor at the #201;cole Polytechnique de Montr_al and a member of the university's Poly-Grames Research Center. Dr. Caloz has authored or coauthored more than one hundred technical conference and journal papers, and three book chapters. He is also the holder of several patents as well as the Canada Research Chair.TATSUO ITOH, PhD, is Professor in the Electrical Engineering Department of the University of California, Los Angeles. He has authored hundreds of book chapters and journal articles. He is also the author of a number of prominent publications, including RF Technologies for Low Power Wireless Communications.

Definition of Metamaterials (MTMs) and Left-Handed (LH) MTMs
Theoretical Speculation by Viktor Veselago
Experimental Demonstration of Left-Handedness
Further Numerical and Experimental Confirmations
"Conventional" Backward Waves and Novelty of LH MTMs
Transmission Line (TL) Approach
Composite Right/Left-Handed (CRLH) MTMs
MTMs and Photonic Band-Gap (PBG) Structures
Historical "Germs" of MTMs
Fundamentals of LH MTMs
Left-Handedness from Maxwell's Equations
Entropy Conditions in Dispersive Media
Boundary Conditions
Reversal of Doppler Effect
Reversal of Vavilov-Cerenkov Radiation
Reversal of Snell's Law: Negative Refraction
Focusing by a "Flat LH Lens"
Fresnel Coefficients
Reversal of Goos-Hanchen Effect
Reversal of Convergence and Divergence in Convex and Concave Lenses
Subwavelength Diffraction
TL Theory of MTMs
Ideal Homogeneous CRLH TLs
Fundamental TL Characteristics
Equivalent MTM Constitutive Parameters
Balanced and Unbalanced Resonances
Lossy Case
LC Network Implementation
Difference with Conventional Filters
Transmission Matrix Analysis
Input Impedance
Cutoff Frequencies
Analytical Dispersion Relation
Bloch Impedance
Effect of Finite Size in the Presence of Imperfect Matching
Real Distributed 1D CRLH Structures
General Design Guidelines
Microstrip Implementation
Parameters Extraction
Experimental Transmission Characteristics
Conversion from Transmission Line to Constitutive Parameters
Two-Dimensional MTMs
Eigenvalue Problem
General Matrix System
CRLH Particularization
Lattice Choice, Symmetry Points, Brillouin Zone, and 2D Dispersion Representations
Driven Problem by the Transmission Matrix Method (TMM)
Principle of the TMM
Scattering Parameters
Voltage and Current Distributions
Interest and Limitations of the TMM
Transmission Line Matrix (TLM) Modeling Method
TLM Modeling of the Unloaded TL Host Network
TLM Modeling of the Loaded TL Host Network (CRLH)
Relationship between Material Properties and the TLM Model Parameters
Suitability of the TLM Approach for MTMs
Negative Refractive Index (NRI) Effects
Negative Phase Velocity
Negative Refraction
Negative Focusing
RH-LH Interface Surface Plasmons
Reflectors with Unusual Properties
Distributed 2D Structures
Description of Possible Structures
Dispersion and Propagation Characteristics
Parameter Extraction
Distributed Implementation of the NRI Slab
Guided-Wave Applications
Dual-Band Components
Dual-Band Property of CRLH TLs
Quarter-Wavelength TL and Stubs
Passive Component Examples: Quadrature Hybrid and Wilkinson Power Divider
Quadrature Hybrid
Wilkinson Power Divider
Nonlinear Component Example: Quadrature Subharmonically Pumped Mixer
Enhanced-Bandwidth Components
Principle of Bandwidth Enhancement
Rat-Race Coupler Example
Super-compact Multilayer "Vertical" TL
"Vertical" TL Architecture
TL Performances
Diplexer Example
Tight Edge-Coupled Coupled-Line Couplers (CLCs)
Generalities on Coupled-Line Couplers
TEM and Quasi-TEM Symmetric Coupled-Line Structures with Small Interspacing: Impedance Coupling (IC)
Non-TEM Symmetric Coupled-Line Structures with Relatively Large Spacing: Phase Coupling (PC)
Summary on Symmetric Coupled-Line Structures
Asymmetric Coupled-Line Structures
Advantages of MTM Couplers
Symmetric Impedance Coupler
Asymmetric Phase Coupler
Negative and Zeroth-Order Resonator
LC Network Implementation
Zeroth-Order Resonator Characteristics
Circuit Theory Verification
Microstrip Realization
Radiated-Wave Applications
Fundamental Aspects of Leaky-Wave Structures
Principle of Leakage Radiation
Uniform and Periodic Leaky-Wave Structures
Uniform LW Structures
Periodic LW Structures
Metamaterial Leaky-Wave Structures
Backfire-to-Endfire (BE) Leaky-Wave (LW) Antenna
Electronically Scanned BE LW Antenna
Electronic Scanning Principle
Electronic Beamwidth Control Principle
Analysis of the Structure and Results
Reflecto-Directive Systems
Passive Retro-Directive Reflector
Arbitrary-Angle Frequency Tuned Reflector
Arbitrary-Angle Electronically Tuned Reflector
Two-Dimensional Structures
Two-Dimensional LW Radiation
Conical-Beam Antenna
Full-Space Scanning Antenna
Zeroth Order Resonating Antenna
Dual-Band CRLH-TL Resonating Ring Antenna
Focusing Radiative "Meta-Interfaces"
Heterodyne Phased Array
Nonuniform Leaky-Wave Radiator
The Future of MTMs
"Real-Artificial" Materials: the Challenge of Homogenization
Quasi-Optical NRI Lenses and Devices
Three-Dimensional Isotropic LH MTMs
Optical MTMs
"Magnetless" Magnetic MTMs
Terahertz Magnetic MTMs
Surface Plasmonic MTMs
Antenna Radomes and Frequency Selective Surfaces
Nonlinear MTMs
Active MTMs
Other Topics of Interest