Grounding and Shielding: Circuits and Interference / Edition 5

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The fifth edition of Grounding and Shielding has been revised throughout. Material has been added on transmission lines, radiation and printed circuit design, all of which are of great current interest because of the smaller dimensions of electronic devices.
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"…a perfect, very good introductory work…" (CHOICE, August 2007)
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780470097724
  • Publisher: Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 2/9/2007
  • Edition description: REV
  • Edition number: 5
  • Pages: 208
  • Sales rank: 1,176,224
  • Product dimensions: 6.46 (w) x 9.37 (h) x 0.69 (d)

Meet the Author

DEVENDRA K. MISRA, PhD, is Professor of Electrical Engineering at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Dr. Misra is a Senior Member of the IEEE and an Associate Editor of IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement, and on the Editorial Board of Sensing and Imaging: An International Journal. He is also the author of Radio-Frequency and Microwave Communication Circuits: Analysis and Design (Wiley).
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Table of Contents



1.1 Electrical sources and fundamental quantities.

1.2 Static and dynamic fields.

1.3 Working with complex numbers and functions.


2.1 Working with vectors.

2.2 Coordinate systems.

2.3 Differentiation and integration of vectors.

2.4 Gradient of the scalar field and its applications.

2.5 Divergence of the vector field and its applications.

2.6 Curl of the vector field and its applications.

2.7 The divergence theorem.

2.8 Stokes’ theorem. Δ.

2.9 Other operations involving 

2.10 Helmholtz theorem.


3.1 Maxwell’s equations in large scale/integral form.

3.2 Maxwell’s equations in point/differential form.

3.3 Constitutive relations.

3.4 Boundary conditions.

3.5 Lorentz force equation.

3.6 Poynting vector and power flow.


4.1 The wave equation and uniform plane wave solutions.

4.2 Plane electromagnetic waves in Lossy media.

4.3 Uniform plane wave incident normally on an interface.

4.4 Uniform plane wave incident obliquely on an interface.


5.1 Transmission line equations.

5.2 Finite length transmission line.

5.3 Smith chart.

5.4 Transients on transmission lines.


6.1 Magnetic charge and current.

6.2 Magnetic vector and electric scalar potentials.

6.3 Electric vector and magnetic scalar potentials.

6.4 Construction of solution in rectangular coordinates.

6.5 Construction of solution in cylindrical coordinates.

6.6 Construction of solution in spherical coordinates.


7.1 Fields of an infinitesimal source.

7.2 Antenna parameters.

7.3 Linear antennas.

7.4 Antenna arrays.

7.5 Friis transmission formula and the radar range equation.


8.1 Laws of electrostatic fields.

8.2 Gauss’ law.

8.3 Poisson’s and Laplace’s equations.

8.4 Capacitors and energy storage.

8.5 Further applications of Poisson’s and Laplace’s equations.


9.1 Laws of magnetostatic fields.

9.2 Inductors and energy storage.

9.3 Magnetic materials.

9.4 Magnetic Circuits.


10. 1 Metallic rectangular waveguide.

10. 2 Metallic circular cylindrical waveguide.

10.3 Rectangular cavity resonators.

10.4 Circular cylindrical cavity resonators.


11.1 Finite difference methods.

11.2 The method of moments.

11.3 Scattering of plane EM waves from an infinitely long cylinder.

Appendix A. Mathematical formulas.

Appendix B. Delta function and evaluation of fields in unbounded media.

Appendix C. Bessel functions.

Appendix D. Legendre functions.

Appendix E. Characteristics of selected materials.

Appendix F. Physical constants.

Appendix G. Decibels and Neper.

Appendix H. Nomenclature and characteristics of standard rectangular waveguides.



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