A Model Order Estimation in the Matrix Pencil Method for the Transient Response of a Microwave Circuit Discontinuity

Manabu KITAMURA  Jun-ichi TAKADA  Kiyomichi ARAKI  

Publication
IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Electronics   Vol.E82-C   No.11   pp.2081-2086
Publication Date: 1999/11/25
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Print ISSN: 0916-8516
Type of Manuscript: PAPER
Category: Microwave and Millimeter Wave Technology
Keyword: 
FDTD,  Matrix-Pencil method,  GPOF,  microstrip line discontinuity,  model order estimation,  MDL,  

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Summary: 
The Matrix-Pencil (MP) method is applied to the estimation of the undesired radiation from the microstrip line discontinuities. The Q factors are obtained from the complex resonant frequencies estimated from FDTD transient field by using MP. The number of the damped oscillations is estimated by using MDL which is widely used as an information theoretic criterion for the model order estimation.