OATAO - Open Archive Toulouse Archive Ouverte Open Access Week

Experimental Study of RF/Microplasma Interaction Using an Inverted Microstrip Line

Pizarro, Francisco and Pascaud, Romain and Pascal, Olivier and Callegari, Thierry and Liard, Laurent Experimental Study of RF/Microplasma Interaction Using an Inverted Microstrip Line. (2013) In: Antennas and Propagation (EuCAP), 2013 7th European Conference on, 8 April 2013 - 12 April 2013 (Gothenburg, Sweden).

[img]
Preview
(Document in English)

PDF (Author's version) - Requires a PDF viewer such as GSview, Xpdf or Adobe Acrobat Reader
3MB

Abstract

This paper presents an experimental study of the RF/microplasma interaction by the use of an inverted microstrip line. Microplasma discharges present physical characteristics that may be interesting for reconfigurable RF components. A measurement setup that consists of a 50 Ohms inverted microstrip line with a single micro plasma discharge placed in its center is proposed to measure the RF/microplasma interaction. The characterization is based on the influence of the plasma discharge over the S parameters of the line. Several measurements are presented. The main effects of the plasma discharge on the transmission line are a slight increase of the reflected power as well as an absorption of the incident power.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Additional Information:Thanks to IEEE editor. (c) 2011 IEEE. Personal use of this material is permitted. Permission from IEEE must be obtained for all other users, including reprinting/ republishing this material for advertising or promotional purposes, creating new collective works for resale or redistribution to servers or lists, or reuse of any copyrighted components of this work in other works. The definitive version will be available at http://ieeexplore.ieee.org
HAL Id:hal-00911120
Audience (conference):International conference proceedings
Uncontrolled Keywords:
Institution:French research institutions > Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique - CNRS (FRANCE)
Université de Toulouse > Institut National Polytechnique de Toulouse - INPT (FRANCE)
Université de Toulouse > Institut Supérieur de l'Aéronautique et de l'Espace - ISAE-SUPAERO (FRANCE)
Université de Toulouse > Université Toulouse III - Paul Sabatier - UPS (FRANCE)
Laboratory name:
Statistics:download
Deposited By: Romain Pascaud
Deposited On:28 Nov 2013 16:42

Repository Staff Only: item control page