GPR Pulse Propagation Topography


  • Veli E. Voipio Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering, School of Electrical Engineering Aalto University, Espoo, P.O. Box 11000, FI-00076 AALTO, FINLAND


Antennas, FDTD, Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR), patch antenna, propagation, UWB


In this article, I propose a new method for calculating and visualizing the pulse radiation within the depth range commonly used by Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR). The text describes the method and illustrates the propagation with several examples. One conventional method is also applied for a quick comparison. The method can be used to optimize GPR antennas and transmit pulse shapes.


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How to Cite

Veli E. Voipio. (2021). GPR Pulse Propagation Topography. The Applied Computational Electromagnetics Society Journal (ACES), 36(05), 596–602. Retrieved from