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Gyrotropic-Nihility in Ferrite-Semiconductor Composite in Faraday Geometry

By Vladimir Tuz, Oleg D. Batrakov, and Yu Zheng
Progress In Electromagnetics Research B, Vol. 41, 397-417, 2012


The reflection, transmission spectra and the polarization transformation of linearly polarized waves in the ferrite-semiconductor multilayer structure are considered. In the long-wavelength limit, the effective medium theory is applied to describe the studied structure as a uniaxial anisotropic homogeneous medium defined by the effective permittivity and effective permeability tensors. The investigations are carried out in the frequency band where the real parts of the diagonal elements of both the effective permittivity and permeability tensors are close to zero. In this frequency band the studied structure is referred to a gyrotropic-nihility medium. An enhancement of polarization rotation, impedance matching, backward propagation are revealed.


Vladimir Tuz, Oleg D. Batrakov, and Yu Zheng, "Gyrotropic-Nihility in Ferrite-Semiconductor Composite in Faraday Geometry," Progress In Electromagnetics Research B, Vol. 41, 397-417, 2012.


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