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Reflection and Transmission of an Electromagnetic X-Wave Incident on a Planar Air-Dielectric Interface: Spectral Analysis

By Amr Shaarawi, Ioannis Besieris, Ahmed Mohamed Attiya, and E. El-Diwany
Progress In Electromagnetics Research, Vol. 30, 213-249, 2001
doi:10.2528/PIER00042502

Abstract

The spectral structure of the reflected and transmitted fields due to a three dimensional electromagnetic X-wave incident on a planar air-dielectric interface is examined. Using a novel superposition of azimuthally dependent pulsed plane waves, it is shown that for oblique incidence the reflected pulse has a localized wave structure. On the other hand, the transmitted field maintains its localization up to a certain distance from the interface beyond which it starts disintegrating. A study of the effects of polarization on the amplitudes of the reflected and transmitted wave fields is presented.

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Amr Shaarawi, Ioannis Besieris, Ahmed Mohamed Attiya, and E. El-Diwany, "Reflection and Transmission of an Electromagnetic X-Wave Incident on a Planar Air-Dielectric Interface: Spectral Analysis," Progress In Electromagnetics Research, Vol. 30, 213-249, 2001.
doi:10.2528/PIER00042502
http://jpier.org/PIER/pier.php?paper=0004252

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