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Journal of Zhejiang University SCIENCE A 2006 Vol.7 No.10 P.1777-1780


Dual structure of composite right/left-handed transmission line

Author(s):  HU Xin, ZHANG Pu, HE Sailing

Affiliation(s):  Center for Optical and Electromagnetic Research, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310058, China; more

Corresponding email(s):   huxin@coer.zju.edu.cn, sailing@kth.se

Key Words:  Dual structure, Composite right/left handed transmission line (CRLH TL), Dual band balun

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HU Xin, ZHANG Pu, HE Sailing. Dual structure of composite right/left-handed transmission line[J]. Journal of Zhejiang University Science A, 2006, 7(10): 1777-1780.

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A dual structure of composite right/left handed (CRLH) transmission line (TL) is analyzed in which an inductance LR is in parallel with a capacitance CL and a shunt capacitance CR is in series with an inductance LL. Both the distributed and lumped cases are considered. The dispersion diagram and transmission properties of the dual CRLH TL are given and compared with those of a standard CRLH TL. Contrary to the frequency response of a standard CRLH TL, a dual CRLH TL has a left-handed (negative phase shift) band at higher frequencies and a right-handed (positive phase shift) band at lower frequencies. A novel dual-band balun is presented as an application.

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