Extension of forward-backward method with DFT-based acceleration algorithm for the efficient analysis of large periodic arrays with arbitrary boundaries
Civi, Ö. A.
Ertürk, V. B.
Microwave and Optical Technology Letters
John Wiley & Sons
293 - 298
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An extension of the discrete Fourier transform (DFT)-based forward-backward algorithm is developed using the virtual-element approach to provide a fast and accurate analysis of electromagnetic radiation/scattering from electrically large, planar, periodic, finite (phased) arrays with arbitrary boundaries. Both the computational complexity and storage requirements of this approach are O(Ntot) (Ntot is the total number of unknowns). The numerical results for both printed and freestanding dipole arrays with circular and/or elliptical boundaries are presented to validate the efficiency and accuracy of this approach.
KeywordsDiscrete fourier transform
Method of moments