International Journal of Antennas and Propagation / 2018 / Article / Fig 18

Research Article

Finite-Difference Time Domain Techniques Applied to Electromagnetic Wave Interactions with Inhomogeneous Plasma Structures

Figure 18

Magnitude of the electric field, in volts/meter, inside the plasma for linear cuts through the cylinder obtained by the FDTD simulation for different central electron densities n0. Incident wave frequency is set to fin = 10 GHz, and electron collision frequency is set to ν = 500 × 106 Hz.
(a) Variables x and y = 0
(b) Variables y and x = 0