The rigorous analysis of strongly coupled step discontinuities in microstrip

CJ Railton, T Tozzi

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A rigorous formulation for the analysis of strongly coupled step discontinuities in boxed microstrip is presented. Use is made of a variational method in which the transverse E field at the discontinuity is expanded in a suitable set of basis functions. Strongly coupled steps are analysed using the concept of "localised" and "accessible" modes and making use of a multi-port network model. Results are presented for the double step discontinuity.
Translated title of the contributionThe rigorous analysis of strongly coupled step discontinuities in microstrip
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication17th European Microwave Conference, 1987
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
Pages323 - 328
Number of pages6
ISBN (Print)0946821011
Publication statusPublished - Sept 1987
Event17th European Microwave Conference - Rome, Italy
Duration: 1 Sept 1987 → …


Conference17th European Microwave Conference
Period1/09/87 → …

Bibliographical note

Name and Venue of Event: Rome, Italy
Rose publication type: Conference contribution

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