Adaptive Simulation of a Folded Patch Antenna with Dynamical hp-meshes

This is another example of a dynamically adapted hp-mesh using SMOVE. The example is part of a paper I will submit soon (preprint link). It shows a triple slot patch antenna. The structure is included in the examples of CST MICROWAVE STUDIO.

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The absolute value of the electric field is on the left and the hp-mesh using embedded triangles for visualizing the tensor product orders (cf. Demkowicz, Solin) is on the right. The adaptation strategy is HP_ANISO, i.e., allowing for anisotropic refinement in the mesh step size and the polynomial order. The computation and adaptation is done in a three-dimensional domain. The viewplane is located at the bottom of the antenna substrate.

Electric farfield in the azimuth plane.

Electric farfield in the elevation plane.

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