Timeline and Technology Briefs | p. iv |
Preface to the 2006 Edition | p. xiii |
Introduction: Waves and Phasors | p. 2 |
Dimensions, Units, and Notation | p. 5 |
The Nature of Electromagnetism | p. 12 |
The Gravitational Force: A Useful Analogue | p. 13 |
Electric Fields | p. 14 |
Magnetic Fields | p. 16 |
Static and Dynamic Fields | p. 18 |
Traveling Waves | p. 18 |
Sinusoidal Wave in a Lossless Medium | p. 21 |
Sinusoidal Wave in a Lossy Medium | p. 23 |
The Electromagnetic Spectrum | p. 26 |
Review of Complex Numbers | p. 28 |
Review of Phasors | p. 31 |
Transmission Lines | p. 40 |
General Considerations | p. 41 |
The Role of Wavelength | p. 42 |
Propagation Modes | p. 43 |
Lumped-Element Model | p. 45 |
Transmission-Line Equations | p. 49 |
Wave Propagation on a Transmission Line | p. 50 |
The Lossless Transmission Line | p. 53 |
Voltage Reflection Coefficient | p. 54 |
Standing Waves | p. 57 |
Input Impedance of the Lossless Line | p. 61 |
Special Cases of the Lossless Line | p. 64 |
Short-Circuited Line | p. 64 |
Open-Circuited Line | p. 66 |
Application of Short-Circuit and Open-Circuit Measurements | p. 66 |
Lines of Length l = n++/2 | p. 68 |
Quarter-Wave Transformer | p. 68 |
Matched Transmission Line: ZL = Z0 | p. 68 |
Power Flow on a Lossless Transmission Line | p. 70 |
Instantaneous Power | p. 70 |
Time-Average Power | p. 71 |
The Smith Chart | p. 72 |
Parametric Equations | p. 72 |
Input Impedance | p. 77 |
SWR, Voltage Maxima and Minima | p. 79 |
Impedance to Admittance Transformations | p. 80 |
Impedance Matching | p. 88 |
Transients on Transmission Lines | p. 92 |
Transient Response | p. 92 |
Bounce Diagrams | p. 96 |
Vector Analysis | p. 108 |
Basic Laws of Vector Algebra | p. 109 |
Equality of Two Vectors | p. 110 |
Vector Addition and Subtraction | p. 111 |
Position and Distance Vectors | p. 111 |
Vector Multiplication | p. 112 |
Scalar and Vector Triple Products | p. 115 |
Orthogonal Coordinate Systems | p. 116 |
Cartesian Coordinates | p. 117 |
Cylindrical Coordinates | p. 117 |
Spherical Coordinates | p. 121 |
Transformations between Coordinate Systems | p. 123 |
Cartesian to Cylindrical Transformations | p. 123 |
Cartesian to Spherical Transformations | p. 125 |
Cylindrical to Spherical Transformations | p. 127 |
Distance between Two Points | p. 127 <P s |
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