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Title:
Fundamentals of applied electromagnetics
Author:
Ulaby, Fawwaz T. (Fawwaz Tayssir), 1943-
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 Briefsp. iv
Preface to the 2006 Editionp. xiii
1 Introduction: Waves and Phasorsp. 2
1-1 Dimensions, Units, and Notationp. 5
1-2 The Nature of Electromagnetismp. 12
1-2.1 The Gravitational Force: A Useful Analoguep. 13
1-2.2 Electric Fieldsp. 14
1-2.3 Magnetic Fieldsp. 16
1-2.4 Static and Dynamic Fieldsp. 18
1-3 Traveling Wavesp. 18
1-3.1 Sinusoidal Wave in a Lossless Mediump. 21
1-3.2 Sinusoidal Wave in a Lossy Mediump. 23
1-4 The Electromagnetic Spectrump. 26
1-5 Review of Complex Numbersp. 28
1-6 Review of Phasorsp. 31
2 Transmission Linesp. 40
2-1 General Considerationsp. 41
2-1.1 The Role of Wavelengthp. 42
2-1.2 Propagation Modesp. 43
2-2 Lumped-Element Modelp. 45
2-3 Transmission-Line Equationsp. 49
2-4 Wave Propagation on a Transmission Linep. 50
2-5 The Lossless Transmission Linep. 53
2-5.1 Voltage Reflection Coefficientp. 54
2-5.2 Standing Wavesp. 57
2-6 Input Impedance of the Lossless Linep. 61
2-7 Special Cases of the Lossless Linep. 64
2-7.1 Short-Circuited Linep. 64
2-7.2 Open-Circuited Linep. 66
2-7.3 Application of Short-Circuit and Open-Circuit Measurementsp. 66
2-7.4 Lines of Length l = n++/2p. 68
2-7.5 Quarter-Wave Transformerp. 68
2-7.6 Matched Transmission Line: ZL = Z0p. 68
2-8 Power Flow on a Lossless Transmission Linep. 70
2-8.1 Instantaneous Powerp. 70
2-8.2 Time-Average Powerp. 71
2-9 The Smith Chartp. 72
2-9.1 Parametric Equationsp. 72
2-9.2 Input Impedancep. 77
2-9.3 SWR, Voltage Maxima and Minimap. 79
2-9.4 Impedance to Admittance Transformationsp. 80
2-10 Impedance Matchingp. 88
2-11 Transients on Transmission Linesp. 92
2-11.1 Transient Responsep. 92
2-11.2 Bounce Diagramsp. 96
3 Vector Analysisp. 108
3-1 Basic Laws of Vector Algebrap. 109
3-1.1 Equality of Two Vectorsp. 110
3-1.2 Vector Addition and Subtractionp. 111
3-1.3 Position and Distance Vectorsp. 111
3-1.4 Vector Multiplicationp. 112
3-1.5 Scalar and Vector Triple Productsp. 115
3-2 Orthogonal Coordinate Systemsp. 116
3-2.1 Cartesian Coordinatesp. 117
3-2.2 Cylindrical Coordinatesp. 117
3-2.3 Spherical Coordinatesp. 121
3-3 Transformations between Coordinate Systemsp. 123
3-3.1 Cartesian to Cylindrical Transformationsp. 123
3-3.2 Cartesian to Spherical Transformationsp. 125
3-3.3 Cylindrical to Spherical Transformationsp. 127
3-3.4 Distance between Two Pointsp. 127