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Simulation of three-dimensional finite-difference time-domain method on limited memory systems.

Buchanan, William J and Gupta, Naren K (1991) Simulation of three-dimensional finite-difference time-domain method on limited memory systems. In: International Conference on Computation in Electromagnetics, 11/25/1991 to 11/27/1991, IEEE, London, UK.

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    Abstract/Description

    The authors discuss techniques in the modelling of electromagnetic fields using finite difference time domain (FDTD) methods applied to 80×86-based PCs or limited memory computers. Electrical modelling of structures is currently carried out mainly in the frequency domain using empirical methods or by treating structures as two-dimensional objects. Until recently the application of finite difference methods were applied to supercomputers such as the Cray XMP and Cray II. The power of modern workstations and microcomputers offer large storage area, large memory capacity and fast CPU times. Thus it is now possible for full time domain simulations to be carried out on complex structures on base model workstations and microcomputers

    Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Electromagnetic fields; Finite difference time domain methods; limited memory; simulation;
    University Divisions/Research Centres: Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Creative Industries > School of Engineering and the Built Environment
    Dewey Decimal Subjects: 000 Computer science, information & general works > 000 Computer science, knowledge & systems > 004 Data processing & computer science
    Library of Congress Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science
    Item ID: 3942
    Depositing User: Professor Bill Buchanan
    Date Deposited: 13 Jan 2011 10:30
    Last Modified: 23 Sep 2011 15:15
    URI: http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/id/eprint/3942

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