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Patent for Harris & Vittoria

ECE Professors Vincent Harris & Carmine Vittoria awarded patent for “Voltage tuning of microwave magnetic devices using magnetoelectric transducers”.


Abstract Source: USPTO

Tunable microwave magnetic devices that provide increased performance with reduced size, weight, and cost. The disclosed microwave magnetic devices are voltage-tunable devices that include ferrite substrates. To tune the devices, the magnetic permeability of the respective ferrite substrates is varied by external, voltage-tuned, magnetic fringe fields created by one or more magnetoelectric (ME) transducers.

Related Faculty: Vincent G. Harris, Carmine Vittoria

Related Departments:Chemical Engineering, Electrical & Computer Engineering