New Analytical Solutions of Selected Electromagnetic Problems in Wave Diffraction Theory

Part of the Springer Series on Atomic, Optical, and Plasma Physics book series (SSAOPP, volume 91)


The chapter presents explicit analytical solutions for some sophisticated electromagnetic problems. The analysis of these solutions made it possible, in particular, to explain the physics of a cycle slipping phenomenon when very long electromagnetic waves propagate in the Earth-ionosphere waveguide, to establish the rigorous criterion of the boundary ‘sharpness’ for transient radiation and to show that the well-known negative refraction phenomenon in isotropic double-negative media is a direct consequence of the energy conservation law and Maxwell’s equations.


Riemann Problem Surface Impedance Cycle Slip Secondary Field Horizontal Electric Dipole 
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  1. 1.O.Ya. Usikov Institute for Radiophysics and Electronics, National Academy of SciencesKharkivUkraine

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