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Dual-Frequency Electromagnetic Cloaks Enabled by LC-Based Metamaterial Circuits

By Jin Shao, Hualiang Zhang, Yuankun Lin, and Hao Xin
Progress In Electromagnetics Research, Vol. 119, 225-237, 2011
doi:10.2528/PIER11052507

Abstract

A dual-frequency cloak based on lumped LC-circuits is proposed. Multiple LC-resonant tanks are employed to satisfy the specific conditions for dual-frequency operations. In this way, the designed cloak features greatly reduce scattering cross sections at the two working frequencies simultaneously. Besides, explicit design equations are derived for the developed circuit systems. Based on these formulas, the range of the realizable frequency ratio of the presented cloak (the ratio between the two operating frequencies) is discussed. To verify the theoretical predictions, full-wave electromagnetic simulations are implemented. Good consistency between the numerical results and the design theories is achieved.

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Jin Shao, Hualiang Zhang, Yuankun Lin, and Hao Xin, "Dual-Frequency Electromagnetic Cloaks Enabled by LC-Based Metamaterial Circuits," Progress In Electromagnetics Research, Vol. 119, 225-237, 2011.
doi:10.2528/PIER11052507
http://jpier.org/PIER/pier.php?paper=11052507

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