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Field and wave electromagnetics.

Author: David K Cheng
Publisher: Reading, Mass. : Addison-Wesley, ©1989.
Series: Addison-Wesley series in electrical engineering.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats

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Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David K Cheng
ISBN: 0201528207 9780201528206 0201128195 9780201128192
OCLC Number: 56432101
Description: xvi, 703 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: <BR><BR><B>1. The Electromagnetic Model.</B> <BR><P></P>Introduction. The Electromagnetic Model. Si Units and Universal Constants. Review Questions.<P></P><BR><BR><B>2. Vector Analysis.</B> <BR><P></P>Introduction. Vector Addition and Subtraction. Products of Vectors. Orthogonal Coordinate Systems. Integrals Containing Vector Functions. Gradient of a Scalar Field. Divergence of a Vector Field. Divergence Theorem. Curl of a Vector Field. Stoke's Theorem. Two Null Identities. Helmholtz's Theorem. Review Questions. Problems.<P></P><BR><BR><B>3. Static Electric Fields.</B> <BR><P></P>Introduction. Fundamental Postulates of Electrostatics in Free Space. Coulomb's Law. Gauss's Law and Applications. Electric Potential. Conductors in Static Electric Field. Dielectrics in Static Electric Field. Electric Flux Density and Dielectric Constant. Boundary Conditions for Electrostatic Fields. Capacitances and Capacitors. Electrostatic Energy and Forces. Solution of Electrostatic Boundary-Value Problems. Review Questions. Problems.<P></P><BR><BR><B>4. Solution of Electrostatic Problems.</B> <BR><P></P>Introduction. Poisson's and Laplaces' Equations. Uniqueness of Electrostatic Functions. Method of Images. Boundary-Value Problems in Cartesian Coordinates. Boundary-Value Problems in Cylindrical Coordinates. Boundary-Value Problems in Spherical Coordinates. Review Questions. Problems.<P></P><BR><BR><B>5. Steady Electric Currents.</B> <BR><P></P>Introduction. Current Density and Ohm's Law. Electromotive Force and Kirchoff's Voltage Law. Equation of Continuity and Kirchoff's Current Law. Power Dissipation and Joule's Law. Boundary Conditions for Current Density. Resistance Calculations. Review Questions. Problems.<P></P><BR><BR><B>6. Static Magnetic Fields.</B> <BR><P></P>Introduction. Fundamental Postulates of Magnetostatics in Free Space. Vector Magnetic Potential. The Biot-Savart Law and Applications. The Magnetic Dipole. Magnetization and Equivalent Current Densities. Magnetic Field Intensity and Relative Permeability. Magnetic Circuits. Behavior of Magnetic Materials. Boundary Conditions for Magnetostatic Fields. Inductances and Inductors. Magnetic Energy. Magnetic Forces and Torques. Review Questions. Problems.<P></P><BR><BR><B>7. Time-Varying Fields and Maxwell's Equations.</B> <BR><P></P>Introduction. Faraday's Law of Electromagnetic Induction. Maxwell's Equations. Potential Functions. Electromagnetic Boundary Conditions. Wave Equations and their Solutions. Time-Harmonic Fields. Review Questions. Problems.<P></P><BR><BR><B>8. Plane Electromagnetic Waves.</B> <BR><P></P>Introduction. Plane Waves in Lossless Media. Plane Waves in Lossy Media. Group Velocity. Flow of Electromagentic Power and the Poynting Vector. Normal Incidence of Plane Waves at a Plane Conducting Boundary. Oblique Incidence of Plane Waves at a Plane Conducting Boundary. Normal Incidence of Plane Waves at a Plane Dielectric Boundary. Normal Incidence of Plane Waves at Multiple Dielectric Interfaces. Oblique Incidence of Plane Waves at a Plane Dielectric Boundary. Review Questions. Problems.<P></P><BR><BR><B>9. Theory and Application of Transmission Lines</B> <BR><P></P>Introduction. Transverse Electromagnetic Wave Along a Parallel-Plate. Transmission Line General Transmission-Line Equations. Wave Characteristics on Finite Transmission Lines. Transients on Transmission Lines. The Smith Chart. Transmission-Line Impedance Matching. Review Questions. Problems.<P></P><BR><BR><B>10. Waveguides and Cavity Resonators.</B> <BR><P></P>Introduction. General Wave Behaviors Along Uniform Guiding Structures. Parallel-Plate Waveguide. Rectangular Waveguides. Circular Waveguides. Dielectric Waveguides. Cavity Resonators. Review Questions. Problems.<P></P><BR><BR><B>11. Antennas and Radiating Systems.</B> <BR><P></P>Introduction. Radiation Fields of Elemental Dipoles. Antenna Patterns and Antenna Parameters. Thin Linear Antennas. Antenna Arrays. Receiving Antennas. Transmit-Receive Systems. Some Other Antenna Types. Review Questions. Problems.<P></P><BR><BR><B>Appendix A: Symbols and Units.</B> <BR><BR><BR><B>Appendix B: Some Useful Material Constants.</B> <BR><BR><BR><B>Bibliography.</B> <BR><BR><BR><B>Answers to Selected Problems.</B> <BR><BR><BR><B>Index.</B> <BR><BR><BR><B>Back Endpapers.</B> <BR>
Series Title: Addison-Wesley series in electrical engineering.


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