Electrodynamics of Graphene/Polymer Multilayers in the GHz Frequency Domain

  • Philippe Lambin
  • Michael Lobet
  • Konstantin Batrakov
  • Polina Kuzhir

Abstract

The electromagnetic properties of graphene/PMMA multilayers are calculated by electrodynamics techniques. It is shown that an optimum number of layers exists for which the absorption of GHz radiations by the graphene planes is maximum. Numerical calculations using the rigorous coupled wave analysis method demonstrate that the absorption of GHz radiations by the optimum graphene/PMMA multilayer is robust in the sense that it does not depend on defects of the graphene planes to first order in concentration.

Keywords

Graphene Multilayers Surface electrodynamics Electromagnetic shielding 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Philippe Lambin
    • 1
  • Michael Lobet
    • 1
  • Konstantin Batrakov
    • 2
  • Polina Kuzhir
    • 2
  1. 1.University of NamurNamurBelgium
  2. 2.Institute for Nuclear ProblemsBelarusian State UniversityMinskBelarus

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