Analysis of circular waveguides coupled by axially uniform slots

Öztürk, Mensur
The characteristics of slotted circular waveguides with different dimensions, including cutoff frequencies of TE and TM modes, impedance and modal field distributions will be analyzed using the generalized spectral domain approach. The Method of Moment will be applied, basis functions that include the edge conditions will be used and a computer program will be developed. Obtained results will be presented for different number, depth and thickness of coupling slots, and compared with available data to demonstrate the accuracy and the efficiency of the approach. Plots of the electric and magnetic field lines corresponding to the dominant as well as a number of higher order modes will be presented for quadruple ridge case.


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M. Öztürk, “Analysis of circular waveguides coupled by axially uniform slots,” M.S. - Master of Science, Middle East Technical University, 2006.