Applications of the “Classical” Metamaterial Model—Disordered Metamaterials

  • Arkadi ChipoulineEmail author
  • Franko Küppers
Part of the Springer Series in Optical Sciences book series (SSOS, volume 211)


In this chapter, the influence of the short-range lateral disorder in the MAs positioning on the effective parameters of the MMs is investigated using the multipole approach. Random variation of the near field quasi-static interaction between MAs in form of double-wires is shown to be the reason for the effective permittivity and permeability changes. The obtained analytical results are compared with known experimental data.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Microwave Engineering and PhotonicsTechnical University of DarmstadtDarmstadtGermany
  2. 2.Department of Electrical Engineering and Information TechnologiesTechnical University of DarmstadtDarmstadtGermany

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