, Volume 76, Issue 1, pp 157-180
Date: 21 Sep 2012

High-frequency diffraction of a electromagnetic plane wave by an imperfectly conducting rectangular cylinder

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We shall consider the problem of determining the scattered far-wave field produced when a plane E-polarized wave is incident on an imperfectly conducting rectangular cylinder. On the basis of the uniform asymptotic solution for the problem of the diffraction of a plane wave by a right-angled impedance wedge, in conjunction with Keller’s method and multiple diffraction, a high-frequency far-field solution to the problem is given for two edge diffractions.