Transmission Lines Equivalent Circuits, Electromagnetic Theory, and Photons
This rigourous treatment of transmission lines presents all the essential concepts in a clear and straightforward manner. Key principles are demonstrated by numerous practical worked examples and illustrations, and complex mathematics is avoided More...
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Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Size: 7.00" wide x 9.75" long x 0.75" tall
This rigourous treatment of transmission lines presents all the essential concepts in a clear and straightforward manner. Key principles are demonstrated by numerous practical worked examples and illustrations, and complex mathematics is avoided throughout. Early chapters cover pulse propagation, sinusoidal waves and coupled lines, all set within the context of a simple lossless equivalent circuit. Later chapters then develop this basic model by demonstrating the derivation of circuit parameters, and the use of Maxwell's equations to extend this theory to major transmission lines. Finally, a discussion of photonic concepts and properties provides valuable insights into the fundamental physics underpinning transmission lines. Covering DC to optical frequencies, this accessible text is an invaluable resource for students, researchers and professionals in electrical, RF and microwave engineering.
Richard Collier was born in London, England. At eighteen he joined the R.A.F. &, as a services war correspondent, traveled all over the Far East. He has contributed to many American & English magazines & has penned more than half a dozen books on World War II.
|Pulses on transmission lines|
|Sine waves and networks|
|Coupled transmission lines and circuits|
|Transmission lines and electromagnetism|
|Guided electromagnetic waves|
|Attenuation in transmission lines|
|Transmission lines and photons|
|Further discussion of photons and other topics|