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Advanced FDTD Methods: Parallelization, Acceleration, and Engineering Applications

Advanced FDTD Methods: Parallelization, Acceleration, and Engineering Applications

By (author)s: Akira Muto, Xiaoling Yang
Copyright: 2011
Pages: 256
ISBN: 9781608071777

The finite-difference time-domain (FDTD) method has revolutionized antenna design and electromagnetics engineering. Here's a cutting-edge book that focuses on the performance optimization and engineering applications of FDTD simulation systems. Covering the latest developments in this area, this unique resource offer you expert advice on the FDTD method, hardware platforms, and network systems. Moreover the book offers guidance in distinguishing between the many different electromagnetics software packages on the market today. You also find a complete chapter dedicated to large multi-scale problem solving. This practical reference is supported with 250 illustrations, 128 equations, and 11 appendixes filled with helpful data processing techniques related to the FDTD method.
Preface ; Computational Electromagnetic Methods - FDTD METHOD. METHOD OF MOMENTS. FINITE ELEMENT METHOD. FINITE INTEGRATION TECHNIQUE. ; FDTD Optimization and Acceleration -Introduction TO CPU ARCHITECTURE. SSE INSTRUCTION SET. CACHE OPTIMIZATION. TASK PARALLELIZATION AND BUNDLING. PREFETCH. READING OR WRITING COMBINATION. MATERIAL LOOP-UP TABLE. NUMA OPTIMIZATION. IMPLEMENTATION OF VALU FDTD METHOD. ; Parallel FDTD Method and Systems - PARALLEL FDTD METHOD. OPENMP FOR MULTICORE PROCESSORS. MPI TECHNIQUE. NETWORK CARD, SWITCH, AND CABLE. ; Electromagnetic Simulation Techniques - MESH GENERATION TECHNIQUES. BASIC SIMULATION PROCEDURE. DIPOLE ANTENNA. VIVALDI ANTENNA SIMULATION. BANDED MICROWAVE CONNECTOR. PARALLEL LINES. TWO-PORT ANTENNA. SLOT COUPLING. MICROWAVE FILTER. OPTIMIZATION AND PARAMETER SCAN. PERIODIC STRUCTURE SIMULATION. GROUND PENETRATING RADAR MODEL. MICROWAVE CONNECTOR. ; EM Simulation Software Benchmarks - BASIC STEPS IN EM SIMULATION. HARDWARE PLATFORMS. PATCH ANTENNA. VIVALDI ANTENNA. SCATTERING OF DIELECTRIC SPHERE. CELL PHONE ANTENNA. ELECTROMAGNETIC BANDGAP STRUCTURE. STANDARD SAR TEST. WAVEGUIDE FILTER. ; Large Multiscale Problem Solving - RADIO FREQUENCY PROTECTION. COMB-SHAPED ANTENNA ARRAY. TACKING REFLECTOR ANTENNA. PARTIAL SYMMETRIC PROBLEM SIMULATION. FLAT REFLECTOR ANTENNA. SIGNAL INTEGRITY. CARD READER EMI ANALYSIS. CLOAKING STRUCTURE. ; Summary - FDTD METHOD. FDTD CODE DEVELOPMENT. FDTD SIMULATION TECHNIQUES. HARDWARE PLATFORM. ; Appendices. About the Authors. Index ;
  • Akira Muto
  • Xiaoling Yang Xiaoling Yang is a Research Associate in Department of Electrical Engineering of Pennsylvania State University. He earned an M.S. in mathematics at Tianjin University, China.
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