Electromagnetic Modeling of Metallic Elliptical Plates

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This paper presents the evaluation of the capacitance of an isolated elliptical plate and two parallel elliptical plates. Integral equations are formed by relating the previously unknown charges on the elliptical plates and the potential on the metallic plates. The integral equations are solved by applying the method of moments based on the pulse function and point matching. The elements of the matrix in the method of moments are found by dividing the structure into triangular subsections. The matrix equation is solved in order to compute the unknown charges on each subsection. Numerical results on the capacitance as a function of the geometrical parameters of the ellipse are presented.

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R. Alad, S. Chakrabarty and K. Lonngren, "Electromagnetic Modeling of Metallic Elliptical Plates," Journal of Electromagnetic Analysis and Applications, Vol. 4 No. 11, 2012, pp. 468-473. doi: 10.4236/jemaa.2012.411065.

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