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Mode Orthogonality in Chirowaveguides
Departmental Papers (ESE)
  • Nader Engheta, University of Pennsylvania
  • Phillpe Pelet, University of Pennsylvania
Document Type
Journal Article
Date of this Version
11-1-1990
Comments
Copyright 1990 IEEE. Reprinted from IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, Volume 38, Issue 11, November 1990, pages 1631-1634.

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Abstract

In this paper, we derive the orthogonality relations for modes supported by a general cylindrical chirowaveguide. As introduced in our earlier work, a chirowaveguide is a cylindrical waveguide filled with chiral or optically active materials. As in conventional waveguides, the orthogonality relations reported here can be used to expand an arbitrary E or H field within a chirowaveguide in terms of a complete set of mutually orthogonal modes in the waveguide.

Citation Information
Nader Engheta and Phillpe Pelet. "Mode Orthogonality in Chirowaveguides" (1990)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/nader_engheta/41/