• Cooper, L. J., Monopole antennas on electrically thick conducting cylinders, Ph.D. thesis,Harvard Univ.,Canbridge, Mass.,March1975.
  • Courant, R., D. Hilbert, Methods of Mathematical Physics, 2, Wiley-Intersicence, New York, 1965.
  • Jiao, D., J. M. Jin, J. S. Shang, Characteristic-based finite-volume time-domain method for scattering by coated objectsRes. Rep.: CCEM-29-99Univ. of Illi.21 Oct., 1999.
  • Lamensdorf, D., An experimental investigation of dielectric coated antennas, IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag., 15, 767771, 1967.
  • Maloney, J. G., G. S. Smith, W. R. Scott, Accurate computation of the radiation from simple antennas using the finite-difference time-domain method, IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag., 38, 10591068, 1990.
  • Poggio, A. J., andE. K. Miller, Integral equation solutions of three dimensional scattering problems, inComputer Techniques for Electromagnetics,chap. 4, pp.159261,Permagon,Tarrytown, N.Y.,1973.
  • Richmond, J. H., E. H. Newman, Dielectric coated wire antennas, Radio Sci., 11, 1320, 1976.
  • Roe, P. L., Characteristic-based schemes for the Euler equations, Annu. Rev. Fluid Mech., 18, 337365, 1986.
  • Shang, J. S., A fractional-step method for solving 3D, time-domain Maxwell equations, J. Comput. Phys., 118, 109119, 1995a.
  • Shang, J. S., Characteristic-based algorithms for solving the Maxwell equations in the time domain, IEEE Antennas Propag. Mag., 373, 1525, 1995b.
  • Shang, J. S., D. Gaitonde, Characteristic-based, time-dependent Maxwell equations solvers on a general curvilinear frame, AIAA J., 33, 491498, 1995a.
  • Shang, J. S., D. Gaitonde, Scattered electromagnetic field of a reentry vehicle, J. Spacecraft Rockets, 32, 294301, 1995b.
  • Shang, J. S., M. F. Robert, A comparative study of characteristic-based algorithms for the Maxwell equations, J. Comput. Phys., 125, 378394, 1996.
  • Shankar, V., W. Hall, A. H. Mohammadian, A three-dimensional Maxwell's equation solver for computation of scattering from layered media, IEEE Trans. Magn., 254, 30983103, 1989.
  • Shankar, V., A. H. Mohammadian, W. Hall, A time-domain, finite-volume treatment for the Maxwell equations, Electromagnetics, 101–2, 127145, 1990.
  • Sommerfeld, A., Partial Differential Equations in Physics, Academic, San Diego, Calif., 1949.
  • Steger, J. L., R. F. Warming, Flux vector splitting of the inviscid gasdynamic equations with application to finite-difference methods, J. Comput. Phys., 40, 263293, 1981.
  • Tannehill, J. C., D. A. Anderson, R. H. Pletcher, Computational Fluid Mechanics and Heat Transfer, Taylor and Francis, Philadelphia, Pa., 1997.
  • Yee, K. S., Numerical solution of initial boundary value problems involving Maxwell's equations in isotropic media, IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag., 14, 302307, 1966.