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International Journal of Microwave Science and Technology
Volume 2016, Article ID 1468508, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/1468508
Research Article

The Terahertz Controlled Duplex Isolator: Physical Grounds and Numerical Experiment

1Department of Physics, Electronics and Computing Systems, Oles Honchar Dnipropetrovsk National University, Gagarina 72, Dnipropetrovsk 49010, Ukraine
2Laboratoire de Génie Electrique de Paris, SUPELEC, 91192 Gif-sur-Yvette, France
3Queen Mary University of London, UK

Received 27 June 2015; Revised 23 November 2015; Accepted 24 December 2015

Academic Editor: Dmitry Kholodnyak

Copyright © 2016 Konstantin Vytovtov 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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