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Antenna Theory and Design

ISBN-10: 0470576642
ISBN-13: 9780470576649
Edition: 3rd 2013
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Book details

List price: $237.99
Edition: 3rd
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Limited
Publication date: 6/15/2012
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 848
Size: 7.25" wide x 10.00" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 3.432

Stutzman′s 3rd edition of Antenna Theory and Design provides a more pedagogical approach with a greater emphasis on computational methods. New features include additional modern material to make the text more exciting and relevant to practicing engineers; new chapters on systems, low–profile elements and base station antennas; organizational changes to improve understanding; more details to selected important topics such as microstrip antennas and arrays; and expanded measurements topic.

Introduction
The History of Antennas
What Is an Antenna and When Is it Used?
How Antennas Radiate
The Four Antenna Types
References
Problems
Antenna Fundamentals
Fundamentals of Electromagnetics
Solution of Maxwell's Equations for Radiation Problems
The Ideal Dipole
Radiation Patterns
Directivity and Gain
Antenna Impedance
Radiation Efficiency
Antenna Polarization
References
Problems
Simple Radiating Systems
Electrically Small Dipoles
Half-Wave Dipoles
Monopoles and Image Theory
Small Loop Antennas and Duality
Two-Element Arrays
References
Problems
System Applications for Antennas
Introduction
Receiving Properties of Antennas
Antenna Noise and Radiometry
Antennas in Communication Systems
Antennas In Wireless Communication Systems
Antennas in Radar System
Antennas As Unintentional Radiators
References
Problems
Line Sources
The Uniform Line Source
Tapered Line Sources
Fourier Transform Relations Between the Far-Field Pattern and the Source Distribution
Fast Wave And Slow Wave Distributions
Superdirective Line Sources
References
Problems
Wire Antennas
Dipole Antennas
Straight Wire Dipoles
The Vee Dipole
Folded Dipole Antennas
Yagi-Uda Antennas
Feeding Wire Antennas
Loaded Wire Antennas
Ground Plane Backed Wire Antennas
Wire Antennas Above an Imperfect Ground Plane
Large Loop Antennas
References
Problems
Broadband Antennas
Introduction
Traveling-Wave Wire Antennas
Helical Antennas
Biconical Antennas
Sleeve Antennas
Principles of Frequency-Independent Antennas
Spiral Antennas
Log-Periodic Antennas
Wideband EMC Antennas
Ultra-Wideband Antennas
References
Problems
Array Antennas
Introduction
The Array Factor for Linear Arrays
Uniformly Excited, Equally Spaced Linear Arrays
The Complete Array Pattern - Pattern Multiplication
Directivity of Uniformly Excited, Equally Spaced Linear Arrays
Nonuniformly Excited, Equally Spaced Linear Arrays
Mutual Coupling in Arrays
Multidimensional Arrays
Phased Arrays and Array Feeding Techniques
Elements for Arrays
Wideband Phased Arrays
References
Problems
Aperture Antennas
Radiation from apertures and huygens' principle
Rectangular Apertures
Techniques for Evaluating Gain
Rectangular Horn Antennas
Circular Apertures
Reflector Antennas
Feed Antennas for Reflectors
Lens Antennas
References
Problems
Antenna Synthesis
The Antenna Synthesis Problem
Line-Source Shaped Beam Synthesis Methods
Linear Array Shaped Beam Synthesis Methods
Low Side Lobe, Narrow Main Beam Synthesis Methods
The Iterative Sampling Method
References
Problems
Low-Profile Antennas and Personal Communication Antennas
Introduction
Microstrip Antenna Elements
Microstrip Arrays
Microstrip Leaky Wave Antennas
Fundamental Limits on Antenna Size
Antennas for Compact Devices
Dielectric Resonator Antennas
Near Fields of Electrically Large Antennas
Human Body Effects on Antenna Performance
Radiation Hazards
References
Problems
Terminal and Base Station Antennas for Wireless Applications
Satellite Terminal Antennas
Base Station Antennas
Mobile Terminal Antennas
Smart Antennas
Adaptive and Spatial Filtering Antennas
References
Problems
Antenna Measurements
Reciprocity and Antenna Measurements
Pattern Measurement and Antenna Ranges
Gain Measurement
Polarization Measurement
Field Intensity Measurement
Mobile Radio Antenna Measurements
Rules for Experimental Investigations
References
Problems
CEM for Antennas: The Method of Moments
General Introduction to Cem
Introduction to The Method of Moments
Pocklington's Integral Equation
Integral Equations and Kirchhoff's Network Equations
Source Modeling
Weighted Residuals And The Method Of Moments
Two Alternative Approaches To The Method Of Moments
Formulation and Computational Considerations
Calculation of Antenna and Scatterer Characteristics
The Wire Antenna or Scatterer as an N-Port Network
Antenna Arrays
Radar Cross Section of Antennas
Modeling of Solid Surfaces
Summary
References
Problems
CEM for Antennas: Finite Difference Time Domain Method
Maxwell's Equations for the FDTD Method
Finite Differences and the Yee Algorithm
Cell Size, Numerical Stability, and Dispersion
Computer Algorithm and FDTD Implementation
Absorbing Boundary Conditions
Source Conditions
Near Fields and Far Fields
A Two-Dimensional Example: An E-Plane Sectoral Horn Antenna
Antenna Analysis and Applications
Summary
References
Problems
CEM for Antennas: High-Frequency Methods
Geometrical Optics
Wedge Diffraction Theory
The Ray-Fixed Coordinate System
A Uniform Theory of Wedge Diffraction
E-Plane Analysis of Horn Antennas
Cylindrical Parabolic Antenna
Radiation by a Slot on a Finite Ground Plane
Radiation by a Monopole on a Finite Ground Plane
Equivalent Current Concepts
A Multiple Diffraction Formulation
Diffraction by Curved Surfaces
Application of UTD to Wireless Mobile Propagation
Extension of Moments Method Using the UTD
Physical Optics
Frequency Dependence of First-Order Scattering Sources
Method of Stationary Phase
Physical Theory of Diffraction
Cylindrical Parabolic Reflector Antenna-PTD
Summary
References
Problems
Frequency Bands
Radio Frequency Bands
Television Channel Frequencies (in North America)
Cellular Telephone Bands
Radar Bands
Material Data and Constants
Conductivities of Good Conductors
Wire Data
Dielectric Constant: Permittivity
Permeability
Velocity of Light
Imtrinsic Impedance of Free Space
Coordinate Systems and Vectors
The Coordinate Systems and Unit Vectors
Vector Identities
Vector Differential Operators
Trigonometric Relations
Hyperbolic Relations
Mathematical Relations
Dirac Delta Function
Binomial Theorem
Bessel Functions
Some Useful Integrals
Computing Tools
Wire Antenna Simulation Packages
Parabolic Reflector Antenna Simulation Packages
Web Sites with Antenna Calculation and Modeling Tools
Book List
Introduction
Antenna Definitions
Fundamental Books on Antennas
Books on Antennas with Propagation
Books On Antennas With Other Topics
Handbooks and General Reference Books on Antennas
Books on Antenna Measurements
Books on Specific Antenna Topics
Books on Antennas For Specific Applications
Books on Computational Methods for Antennas
Books on Topics Closely Related to Antennas

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