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International Journal of Antennas and Propagation
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 491242, 7 pages
Efficient Evaluation of the External Mutual Coupling in Dielectric-Covered Waveguide Slot Arrays
1College of Electronics Science and Engineering, National University of Defense Technology, Changsha 410073, China
2Dipartimento di Ingegneria Elettrica ed Elettronica, Università di Cagliari, Piazza D'Armi, 09123 Cagliari, Italy
Received 16 January 2012; Revised 14 April 2012; Accepted 2 May 2012
Academic Editor: Tayeb A. Denidni
Copyright © 2012 Zusheng Jin et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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