discretized using a Cartesian mesh with circulating electric and magnetic field components, known as the Yee-cell. See the image to the lower right.
Illustration of the Yee cell
. JMM: This image shows a left-handed coordinate system -- it needs replacing
Notes and references
- ↑ K. S. Yee, "Numerical solution of initial boundary value problems involving Maxwell's equations in isotropic media," IEEE Trans. Antennas Propagat. 14, 302-307 (1966).