Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
International Journal of Antennas and Propagation
Volume 2013, Article ID 545874, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/545874
Research Article

Simple and Exact Closed-Form Expression for Determination of a Penetrated Ray Path in a Ray Tracing

1Department of Electric and Electronic Engineering, Yonsei University, Seoul 120-749, Republic of Korea
2ISR R&D Laboratory LIG Nex1, 207, Mabuk-ro, Giheung-gu, Yongin-si, Gyeonggi-do 446-798, Republic of Korea
3Yonsei Institute of Convergence Technology, Yonsei University, Incheon 406-840, Republic of Korea

Received 29 July 2013; Accepted 13 November 2013

Academic Editor: Felipe Cátedra

Copyright © 2013 Hyun Wook Moon 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.

Linked References

  1. P. Cheolhee and T. S. Rappaport, “Short-range wireless communications for next-generation networks: UWB 60 GHz millimeter-wave wpan, and ŹigBee,” IEEE Wireless Communications, vol. 14, no. 4, pp. 70–78, 2007. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  2. P. Smulders, “60GHz Radio: Prospects and Future Directions,” in Proceedings of the 10th symposium on Communications and vehicular technology, pp. 1–8, Benelux, November 2003.
  3. H. Ogawa, “Millimeter-wave Wireless Personal Area Network (WPAN) and its standardization activity within IEEE 802.15,” in Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Microwave and Millimeter Wave Technology (ICMMT '04), pp. 14–17, August 2004. View at Scopus
  4. C.-H. Chen, C.-L. Liu, C.-C. Chiu, and T.-M. Hu, “Ultra-wide band channel calculation by SBR/Image techniques for indoor communication,” Journal of Electromagnetic Waves and Applications, vol. 20, no. 1, pp. 41–51, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  5. A. Tayebi, J. Gomez, F. Saez de Adana, and O. Gutierrez, “The application of ray-tracing to mobile localization using the direction of arrival and received signal strength in multipath indoor environments,” Progress in Electromagnetics Research, vol. 91, pp. 1–15, 2009. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  6. T. S. Rappaport and S. Sandhu, “Radio-wave propagation for emerging wireless personal-communication systems,” IEEE Antennas and Propagation Magazine, vol. 36, no. 5, pp. 14–24, 1994. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  7. C. G. Suh, H. W. Koh, H. W. Son, and N. H. Myung, “A deterministic ray tube method for an indoor propagation prediction medel,” Journal of Electromagnetic Engineering and Science, vol. 1, no. 1, pp. 48–53, 2001. View at Google Scholar
  8. S. Y. Seidel and T. S. Rappaport, “Site-specific propagation prediction for wireless in-building personal communication system design,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 43, no. 4, pp. 879–891, 1994. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  9. S.-H. Chen and S.-K. Jeng, “An SBR/image approach for radio wave propagation in indoor environments with metallic furniture,” IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 45, no. 1, pp. 98–106, 1997. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  10. V. Mohtashami and A. A. Shishegar, “Efficient shooting and bouncing ray tracing using decomposition of wavefronts,” IET Microwaves, Antennas and Propagation, vol. 4, no. 10, pp. 1567–1574, 2010. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  11. V. Mohtashami and A. A. Shishegar, “Inaccurate path correction in ray tracing using ray expansion method,” in Proceedings of the IEEE 21st International Symposium on Personal Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC '10), pp. 324–328, September 2010. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  12. S. Grubisic, W. P. Carpes Jr., C. B. Lima, and P. Kuo-Peng, “Ray-tracing propagation model using image theory with a new accurate approximation for transmitted rays through walls,” IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, vol. 42, no. 4, pp. 835–838, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  13. O. N. Stavroudis, The Mathematics of Geometrical and Physical Optics, Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, Germany, 2006.