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 contribution||The rigorous analysis of strongly coupled step discontinuities in microstrip|
|Title of host publication||17th European Microwave Conference, 1987|
|Publisher||Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)|
|Pages||323 - 328|
|Number of pages||6|
|Publication status||Published - Sep 1987|
|Event||17th European Microwave Conference - Rome, Italy|
Duration: 1 Sep 1987 → …
|Conference||17th European Microwave Conference|
|Period||1/09/87 → …|
Bibliographical noteName and Venue of Event: Rome, Italy
Rose publication type: Conference contribution
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