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2009-03-11

Effects of Soil Physical Properties on Landmines Detection Using Microstrip Antenna as a Sensor

By Saber Zainud-Deen, Mosad Badr, Emadeldeen Hassan, Kamal Awadalla, and Hamdy Sharshar
Progress In Electromagnetics Research C, Vol. 7, 13-24, 2009
doi:10.2528/PIERC09012403

Abstract

The effect of soil properties on landmines detection using Microstrip antenna with corrugated ground between the two microstrip elements as a sensor has been investigated. The effect of the electrical properties of the soil as well as the shape of the soil surface on the detection capability of the sensor is studied. The Finite-Difference Time-Domain (FDTD) has been used to simulate the sensor for landmines detection.

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Saber Zainud-Deen, Mosad Badr, Emadeldeen Hassan, Kamal Awadalla, and Hamdy Sharshar, "Effects of Soil Physical Properties on Landmines Detection Using Microstrip Antenna as a Sensor," Progress In Electromagnetics Research C, Vol. 7, 13-24, 2009.
doi:10.2528/PIERC09012403
http://jpier.org/PIERC/pier.php?paper=09012403

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