An Explicit MOT Scheme for solving the Nyström-Discretized TD-MFIE

Rui Chen, Hakan Bagci

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A fully explicit marching-on-in-time scheme for solving the time domain magnetic field integral equation is proposed. The unknown current density induced on the surface of the scatterer is expanded using a higher-order Nyström method in space and Lagrange interpolation in time. The resulting system is cast in the form of an ordinary differential equation and integrated in time using a predictor-corrector scheme to obtain the unknown expansion coefficients. Numerical results demonstrate that the proposed explicit scheme can use the same time step size as its implicit counterpart without sacrificing stability and is five times faster under low-frequency excitation (i.e., for large time step).
Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publication2018 IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation & USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
Number of pages2
ISBN (Print)9781538671023
StatePublished - Jan 24 2019

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