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Surface wave incidence on a plane structure having a multi-mode discontinuity in impedance


Authors: Richard C. Morgan and Samuel N. Karp
Journal: Quart. Appl. Math. 30 (1972), 299-310
MSC: Primary 78.45
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/qam/400919
MathSciNet review: 400919
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Abstract: The phenomenological theory of multi-mode surface wave propagation is applied to a plane structure having a multi-mode discontinuity in impedance. The resulting boundary-value problem is reduced to the solution of a Wiener-Hopf equation whose factorization is given in terms of the factorization that occurred in the one-mode case. Despite the complexity of the solution, the magnitudes of the surface wave excitation coefficients are elementary functions, as is the cylindrical power flow.


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