Title:

Fundamentals of applied electromagnetics

Author:

Ulaby, Fawwaz T. (Fawwaz Tayssir), 1943-

Personal Author:

Edition:

1999 edition.

Publication Information:

Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Prentice Hall, [1999]

©1999

Physical Description:

xvii, 433 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm + 1 computer laser optical disc (4 3/4 in.)

General Note:

The CD-ROM contains a generic copy of the Smith Chart used in chapter 2, solutions of selected end-of-chapter problems and copies of all figures in the book.

Language:

English

ISBN:

9780130115546

Format :

Book

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A textbook in the fundamental physical laws of electromagnetism and their practical application. The 1999 edition is an intermediate step between the standard textbook format of the preceding edition and the CD-ROM interactive supplement to be introduced with the 2001 edition. The CD-ROM accompanyin

### Table of Contents

Timeline and Technology Briefs | p. iv |

Preface to the 2006 Edition | p. xiii |

1 Introduction: Waves and Phasors | p. 2 |

1-1 Dimensions, Units, and Notation | p. 5 |

1-2 The Nature of Electromagnetism | p. 12 |

1-2.1 The Gravitational Force: A Useful Analogue | p. 13 |

1-2.2 Electric Fields | p. 14 |

1-2.3 Magnetic Fields | p. 16 |

1-2.4 Static and Dynamic Fields | p. 18 |

1-3 Traveling Waves | p. 18 |

1-3.1 Sinusoidal Wave in a Lossless Medium | p. 21 |

1-3.2 Sinusoidal Wave in a Lossy Medium | p. 23 |

1-4 The Electromagnetic Spectrum | p. 26 |

1-5 Review of Complex Numbers | p. 28 |

1-6 Review of Phasors | p. 31 |

2 Transmission Lines | p. 40 |

2-1 General Considerations | p. 41 |

2-1.1 The Role of Wavelength | p. 42 |

2-1.2 Propagation Modes | p. 43 |

2-2 Lumped-Element Model | p. 45 |

2-3 Transmission-Line Equations | p. 49 |

2-4 Wave Propagation on a Transmission Line | p. 50 |

2-5 The Lossless Transmission Line | p. 53 |

2-5.1 Voltage Reflection Coefficient | p. 54 |

2-5.2 Standing Waves | p. 57 |

2-6 Input Impedance of the Lossless Line | p. 61 |

2-7 Special Cases of the Lossless Line | p. 64 |

2-7.1 Short-Circuited Line | p. 64 |

2-7.2 Open-Circuited Line | p. 66 |

2-7.3 Application of Short-Circuit and Open-Circuit Measurements | p. 66 |

2-7.4 Lines of Length l = n++/2 | p. 68 |

2-7.5 Quarter-Wave Transformer | p. 68 |

2-7.6 Matched Transmission Line: ZL = Z0 | p. 68 |

2-8 Power Flow on a Lossless Transmission Line | p. 70 |

2-8.1 Instantaneous Power | p. 70 |

2-8.2 Time-Average Power | p. 71 |

2-9 The Smith Chart | p. 72 |

2-9.1 Parametric Equations | p. 72 |

2-9.2 Input Impedance | p. 77 |

2-9.3 SWR, Voltage Maxima and Minima | p. 79 |

2-9.4 Impedance to Admittance Transformations | p. 80 |

2-10 Impedance Matching | p. 88 |

2-11 Transients on Transmission Lines | p. 92 |

2-11.1 Transient Response | p. 92 |

2-11.2 Bounce Diagrams | p. 96 |

3 Vector Analysis | p. 108 |

3-1 Basic Laws of Vector Algebra | p. 109 |

3-1.1 Equality of Two Vectors | p. 110 |

3-1.2 Vector Addition and Subtraction | p. 111 |

3-1.3 Position and Distance Vectors | p. 111 |

3-1.4 Vector Multiplication | p. 112 |

3-1.5 Scalar and Vector Triple Products | p. 115 |

3-2 Orthogonal Coordinate Systems | p. 116 |

3-2.1 Cartesian Coordinates | p. 117 |

3-2.2 Cylindrical Coordinates | p. 117 |

3-2.3 Spherical Coordinates | p. 121 |

3-3 Transformations between Coordinate Systems | p. 123 |

3-3.1 Cartesian to Cylindrical Transformations | p. 123 |

3-3.2 Cartesian to Spherical Transformations | p. 125 |

3-3.3 Cylindrical to Spherical Transformations | p. 127 |

3-3.4 Distance between Two Points | p. 127 |