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2011-03-23

Self-Focused Pulses in Two-Dimensional Composite Right- and Left-Handed Transmission Lines Periodically Loaded with Schottky Varactors

By Jun Ogasawara and Koichi Narahara
Progress In Electromagnetics Research Letters, Vol. 22, 29-38, 2011
doi:10.2528/PIERL11011907

Abstract

We experimentally characterize the pulse propagation in two-dimensional composite right- and left-handed transmission lines periodically loaded with Schottky varactors. A properly designed line structure should produce that nonlinearity rendered by the varactors creating a self-focused pulse on the line and finally collapses, which allows it to be engineered for pulse processing systems. We built a test breadboard line and observed self-focused pulses.

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Jun Ogasawara and Koichi Narahara, "Self-Focused Pulses in Two-Dimensional Composite Right- and Left-Handed Transmission Lines Periodically Loaded with Schottky Varactors," Progress In Electromagnetics Research Letters, Vol. 22, 29-38, 2011.
doi:10.2528/PIERL11011907
http://jpier.org/PIERL/pier.php?paper=11011907

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