Title

Nondestructive Characterization of PEC-Backed Materials Using the Combined Measurements of a Rectangular Waveguide and Coaxial Probe

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

11-2014

Abstract

A novel one-port probe technique, which combines the measurements of a rectangular waveguide and coaxial probe to nondestructively yield the permittivity and permeability of a PEC-backed material, is presented. A brief description of the derivation of the theoretical probe reflection coefficients, necessary for permittivity and permeability extraction via numerical inversion, is provided. Experimental characterization results of a PEC-backed magnetic material are presented to validate the proposed approach. Error analysis is also undertaken to quantify the new technique's sensitivity to common experimental errors. Abstract © IEEE.

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DOI

10.1109/LMWC.2014.2348496

Source Publication

IEEE Microwave and Wireless Components Letters

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