Antenna Theory and Design, 3rd Edition

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  • Edition: 3rd
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  • Copyright: 2012-05-22
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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.

Table of Contents

Introductionp. 1
The History of Antennasp. 1
What Is an Antenna and When Is it Used?p. 10
How Antennas Radiatep. 13
The Four Antenna Typesp. 17
Referencesp. 21
Problemsp. 22
Antenna Fundamentalsp. 23
Fundamentals of Electromagneticsp. 23
Solution of Maxwell's Equations for Radiation Problemsp. 27
The Ideal Dipolep. 32
Radiation Patternsp. 36
Directivity and Gainp. 50
Antenna Impedancep. 56
Radiation Efficiencyp. 60
Antenna Polarizationp. 61
Referencesp. 66
Problemsp. 66
Simple Radiating Systemsp. 70
Electrically Small Dipolesp. 70
Half-Wave Dipolesp. 73
Monopoles and Image Theoryp. 75
Small Loop Antennas and Dualityp. 81
Two-Element Arraysp. 89
Referencesp. 97
Problemsp. 97
System Applications for Antennasp. 100
Introductionp. 100
Receiving Properties of Antennasp. 100
Antenna Noise and Radiometryp. 103
Antennas in Communication Systemsp. 107
Antennas In Wireless Communication Systemsp. 116
Antennas in Radar Systemp. 122
Antennas As Unintentional Radiatorsp. 123
Referencesp. 125
Problemsp. 125
Line Sourcesp. 128
The Uniform Line Sourcep. 128
Tapered Line Sourcesp. 137
Fourier Transform Relations Between the Far-Field Pattern and the Source Distributionp. 142
Fast Wave And Slow Wave Distributionsp. 143
Superdirective Line Sourcesp. 145
Referencesp. 148
Problemsp. 148
Wire Antennasp. 151
Dipole Antennasp. 151
Straight Wire Dipolesp. 152
The Vee Dipolep. 160
Folded Dipole Antennasp. 161
Yagi-Uda Antennasp. 166
Feeding Wire Antennasp. 175
Loaded Wire Antennasp. 186
Ground Plane Backed Wire Antennasp. 190
Wire Antennas Above an Imperfect Ground Planep. 198
Large Loop Antennasp. 205
Referencesp. 211
Problemsp. 212
Broadband Antennasp. 218
Introductionp. 218
Traveling-Wave Wire Antennasp. 220
Helical Antennasp. 225
Biconical Antennasp. 233
Sleeve Antennasp. 239
Principles of Frequency-Independent Antennasp. 243
Spiral Antennasp. 245
Log-Periodic Antennasp. 251
Wideband EMC Antennasp. 261
Ultra-Wideband Antennasp. 264
Referencesp. 266
Problemsp. 268
Array Antennasp. 271
Introductionp. 271
The Array Factor for Linear Arraysp. 272
Uniformly Excited, Equally Spaced Linear Arraysp. 278
The Complete Array Pattern - Pattern Multiplicationp. 286
Directivity of Uniformly Excited, Equally Spaced Linear Arraysp. 293
Nonuniformly Excited, Equally Spaced Linear Arraysp. 298
Mutual Coupling in Arraysp. 303
Multidimensional Arraysp. 311
Phased Arrays and Array Feeding Techniquesp. 314
Elements for Arraysp. 327
Wideband Phased Arraysp. 332
Referencesp. 336
Problemsp. 338
Aperture Antennasp. 344
Radiation from apertures and huygens' principlep. 344
Rectangular Aperturesp. 353
Techniques for Evaluating Gainp. 360
Rectangular Horn Antennasp. 368
Circular Aperturesp. 385
Reflector Antennasp. 391
Feed Antennas for Reflectorsp. 416
Lens Antennasp. 424
Referencesp. 425
Problemsp. 427
Antenna Synthesisp. 433
The Antenna Synthesis Problemp. 433
Line-Source Shaped Beam Synthesis Methodsp. 437
Linear Array Shaped Beam Synthesis Methodsp. 440
Low Side Lobe, Narrow Main Beam Synthesis Methodsp. 446
The Iterative Sampling Methodp. 459
Referencesp. 461
Problemsp. 461
Low-Profile Antennas and Personal Communication Antennasp. 465
Introductionp. 465
Microstrip Antenna Elementsp. 466
Microstrip Arraysp. 478
Microstrip Leaky Wave Antennasp. 481
Fundamental Limits on Antenna Sizep. 488
Antennas for Compact Devicesp. 498
Dielectric Resonator Antennasp. 512
Near Fields of Electrically Large Antennasp. 519
Human Body Effects on Antenna Performancep. 523
Radiation Hazardsp. 526
Referencesp. 531
Problemsp. 533
Terminal and Base Station Antennas for Wireless Applicationsp. 536
Satellite Terminal Antennasp. 537
Base Station Antennasp. 538
Mobile Terminal Antennasp. 545
Smart Antennasp. 549
Adaptive and Spatial Filtering Antennasp. 553
Referencesp. 557
Problemsp. 557
Antenna Measurementsp. 559
Reciprocity and Antenna Measurementsp. 559
Pattern Measurement and Antenna Rangesp. 564
Gain Measurementp. 571
Polarization Measurementp. 576
Field Intensity Measurementp. 580
Mobile Radio Antenna Measurementsp. 582
Rules for Experimental Investigationsp. 583
Referencesp. 584
Problemsp. 584
CEM for Antennas: The Method of Momentsp. 587
General Introduction to Cemp. 587
Introduction to The Method of Momentsp. 590
Pocklington's Integral Equationp. 591
Integral Equations and Kirchhoff's Network Equationsp. 594
Source Modelingp. 596
Weighted Residuals And The Method Of Momentsp. 601
Two Alternative Approaches To The Method Of Momentsp. 606
Formulation and Computational Considerationsp. 610
Calculation of Antenna and Scatterer Characteristicsp. 618
The Wire Antenna or Scatterer as an N-Port Networkp. 621
Antenna Arraysp. 625
Radar Cross Section of Antennasp. 631
Modeling of Solid Surfacesp. 636
Summaryp. 645
Referencesp. 646
Problemsp. 647
CEM for Antennas: Finite Difference Time Domain Methodp. 652
Maxwell's Equations for the FDTD Methodp. 654
Finite Differences and the Yee Algorithmp. 657
Cell Size, Numerical Stability, and Dispersionp. 664
Computer Algorithm and FDTD Implementationp. 667
Absorbing Boundary Conditionsp. 670
Source Conditionsp. 674
Near Fields and Far Fieldsp. 681
A Two-Dimensional Example: An E-Plane Sectoral Horn Antennap. 682
Antenna Analysis and Applicationsp. 689
Summaryp. 697
Referencesp. 697
Problemsp. 698
CEM for Antennas: High-Frequency Methodsp. 700
Geometrical Opticsp. 701
Wedge Diffraction Theoryp. 707
The Ray-Fixed Coordinate Systemp. 716
A Uniform Theory of Wedge Diffractionp. 718
E-Plane Analysis of Horn Antennasp. 722
Cylindrical Parabolic Antennap. 725
Radiation by a Slot on a Finite Ground Planep. 727
Radiation by a Monopole on a Finite Ground Planep. 730
Equivalent Current Conceptsp. 732
A Multiple Diffraction Formulationp. 735
Diffraction by Curved Surfacesp. 737
Application of UTD to Wireless Mobile Propagationp. 742
Extension of Moments Method Using the UTDp. 745
Physical Opticsp. 750
Frequency Dependence of First-Order Scattering Sourcesp. 757
Method of Stationary Phasep. 760
Physical Theory of Diffractionp. 763
Cylindrical Parabolic Reflector Antenna-PTDp. 769
Summaryp. 771
Referencesp. 771
Problemsp. 773
Frequency Bandsp. 781
Radio Frequency Bandsp. 781
Television Channel Frequencies (in North America)p. 781
Cellular Telephone Bandsp. 782
Radar Bandsp. 782
Material Data and Constantsp. 783
Conductivities of Good Conductorsp. 783
Wire Datap. 783
Dielectric Constant: Permittivityp. 784
Permeabilityp. 784
Velocity of Lightp. 784
Imtrinsic Impedance of Free Spacep. 784
Coordinate Systems and Vectorsp. 785
The Coordinate Systems and Unit Vectorsp. 785
Vector Identitiesp. 786
Vector Differential Operatorsp. 787
Trigonometric Relationsp. 789
Hyperbolic Relationsp. 791
Mathematical Relationsp. 792
Dirac Delta Functionp. 792
Binomial Theoremp. 792
Bessel Functionsp. 792
Some Useful Integralsp. 793
Computing Toolsp. 794
Wire Antenna Simulation Packagesp. 794
Parabolic Reflector Antenna Simulation Packagesp. 795
Web Sites with Antenna Calculation and Modeling Toolsp. 795
Book Listp. 796
Introductionp. 796
Antenna Definitionsp. 796
Fundamental Books on Antennasp. 796
Books on Antennas with Propagationp. 798
Books On Antennas With Other Topicsp. 798
Handbooks and General Reference Books on Antennasp. 798
Books on Antenna Measurementsp. 799
Books on Specific Antenna Topicsp. 800
Books on Antennas For Specific Applicationsp. 804
Books on Computational Methods for Antennasp. 806
Books on Topics Closely Related to Antennasp. 808
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