Accession Number : ADA193880
Title : Comparison of Edge Diffraction Theories.
Descriptive Note : Interim rept.,
Corporate Author : NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON DC
Personal Author(s) : Gordon, W B
PDF Url : ADA193880
Report Date : 18 Mar 1988
Pagination or Media Count : 23
Abstract : Various edge diffraction theories are examined for the calculation of electromagnetic scatter from flat plates. The theories are compared, their shortcomings are discussed, and possible remedies are briefly described. Keywords: Physical theory of diffraction, Incremental length diffraction coefficient, Method of equivalent currents.
Descriptors : *DIFFRACTION, *ELECTROMAGNETIC SCATTERING, COEFFICIENTS, COMPUTATIONS, CURRENTS, EDGES, ELECTROMAGNETISM, FLAT PLATE MODELS, LENGTH, PHYSICAL PROPERTIES, THEORY
Subject Categories : Optics
Electricity and Magnetism
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE