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This paper presents the time reversal adaptive interferer can-celler (TRAIC), a novel algorithm that uses time reversal techniques to cancel the presence of interferers. TRAIC is developed for broadband signals and a single emitting antenna. Experimental tests in the electromagnetic domain show the viability and the power of TRAIC.
Introduction A cluttered environment with highly scattering objects significantly enhances the difficulty for detecting targets using electromagnetic wave. In this paper, we present a novel time reversal method that nullifies the scattering objects to allow automatic focusing of the propagated electromagnetic wave on a target that is to be detected. Time… (More)
FePt– MgO two phase thin films have been obtained by an alternating sputtering method at elevated temperatures. It is found that the L1 0 FePt grains grow in a columnar manner through the thickness of the film and possess a ͑001͒ perpendicular texture promoted by the ͑200͒-textured crystalline MgO underlayer. The amorphous MgO in the two phase mixture forms… (More)
The order parameter of FePt thin films plays an essential role in determining such diverse materials properties as magneto-crystalline anisotropy, magnetic coercivity and magnetic recording density. Typically, the order parameter for a bulk material is obtained by measuring the X-ray integrated intensity ratio of a super lattice peak to a fundamental peak… (More)
− Super-resolution focusing and nulling experiments are described based on multipath-enhanced time-reversal techniques. Using these techniques, two independent 2.45 GHz signals focused at locations separated by 5 cm at a distance of 6.7 m are successfully demodulated.
The low-frequency alternative-current magnetic susceptibility and electrical properties of Si(100)/Fe40Pd40B20(X Å)/ZnO(500Å) and Si(100)/ZnO(500Å)/Fe40Pd40B20(YÅ) systems Interface-controlled magnetism and transport of ultrathin manganite films First observation of magnetoelectric effect in M-type hexaferrite thin films
—Grain-to-grain anisotropy field variation has become one of the main causes of medium noise, especially in perpendicular thin film media. In this paper, we present an electron microscopy investigation and theoretical analysis on the grain-to-grain anisotropy field variation in various types of thin film recording media. In alloyed film media, the intrinsic… (More)
Ultrathin Si/C graded layer to improve tribological properties of Co magnetic films Appl. Temperature and pressure dependent Mott potentials and their influence on self-limiting oxide film growth Appl. Scaling of equivalent oxide thickness of atomic layer deposited HfO2 film using RuO2 electrodes suppressing the dielectric dead-layer effect Appl. Ordered… (More)
In this work, we present an experimental technique for obtaining highly ordered L1 0 FePt-oxide thin film media at moderate depo-sition temperatures. In most previous studies, a FePt-Oxide layer is directly deposited on a (001) textured MgO layer. By introducing a buffer layer in between the FePt-oxide layer and the MgO underlayer, we are able to… (More)
To make a uniform AlO x barrier layer in tunnel junctions, a thin layer of Al is often sputtered first and then oxidized. In this study, we sputtered a thick layer of Al onto Fe 3 O 4 and then employed high resolution transmission electron microscopy and x-ray energy dispersive spectroscopy to investigate the interfacial microstructures. Two new layers have… (More)