High Frequency Techniques: An Introduction to RF and Microwave Engineering / Edition 1

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The design and behaviour of wireless systems is based on RF and microwave devices. Anyone working on wireless systems needs to have a good grounding in wave propagation and RF device technology. This book gives a hands-on overview of the field.

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"The intent of including so much theoretical and practical materialin this text is to provide an immediate familiarity with a varietyof circuits, their capabilities and limitations, and the means todesign them." (Microwave Journal, May 2004)

"I have not seen a better book for an undergraduate course,short course, an office book-shelf, or as an introduction for acoworker." (IEEE Microwave Magazine, June 2004)

"Although structured as a textbook, engineers at all experiencelevels can benefit source: a review of the fundamentaltopics…will be used regularly by any engineer who buys thisbook for his or her reference library." (High FrequencyElectronics, March 2004)

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780471455912
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 1/2/2004
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 524
  • Product dimensions: 6.50 (w) x 9.45 (h) x 1.43 (d)

Meet the Author

Joseph F. White, PhD, is an instructor and consultant at JFWIndustries, Inc. He has twenty-five years of design experience, wastechnical director at M/A-COM, Inc., and received the IEEEMicrowave Theory and Techniques Society’s Application Awardfor "Contributions to Phased Array Antennas." He edited theMicrowave Journal and Applied Microwave and Wireless magazines,wrote Microwave Semiconductor Engineering, and is a Fellow of theIEEE. He can be reached at jfwhite@ieee.org.

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Table of Contents



1. Introduction.

2. Review of Alternating Current Analysis and NetworkSimulation.

3. LC Resonance and Matching Networks.

4. Distributed Circuit Design.

5. The Smith Chart.

6. Matrix Analysis.

7. Electromagnetic Fields and Waves.

8. Directional Couplers.

9. Filter Design.

10. Transistor Amplifier Design.

Appendix A: Symbols and Units.

Appendix B: Complex Mathematics.

Appendix C: Diameter and Resistance of Annealed Copper Wire byGauge Size.

 Appendix D: Properties of Some Materials.

Appendix E: Standard Rectangular Waveguides.


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