Applied Scientific Research

, Volume 39, Issue 2, pp 105–113 | Cite as

Transient electromagnetic fields in a lossy dielectric slab

  • F. Bardati
Article

Abstract

The problem of the determination of transient fields in a lossy dielectric slab, irradiated by an electromagnetic plane wave, is solved by analytical evaluation of the inverse Laplace transform of the step response. The response to a modulated step is also considered. Numerical examples are given having in mind applications to the microwave heating of biological bodies.

Keywords

Microwave Electromagnetic Field Plane Wave Microwave Heating Analytical Evaluation 

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© Martinus Nijhoff Publishers 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • F. Bardati
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  1. 1.Istituto di ElettronicaUniversity of RomeItaly

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