Microwave and RF Design: A Systems Approach / Edition 2

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Overview

Considerably expanded and updated, the second edition of this bestselling reference and textbook is updated with current wireless systems with sections on 4G and the technologies behind 5G cellular communications. This book includes 10 real world case studies of leading edge designs, taking readers through the design process and the many pragmatic designs that must be made during the process. It includes extensive end-of-chapter exercises ranging from less challenging testing to involved, open-ended design exercises.

Considerably expanded and updated second edition of this best-selling reference, graduate and/or advanced undergraduate textbook
• ‘System module’ updated with current wireless systems with sections on 4G and the technologies behind 5G cellular communications.
• Includes 10 real world case studies of leading edge designs, taking readers through the design process and the many pragmatic designs that must be made during the process.
• Includes extensive end-of-chapter exercises ranging from less challenging testing to involved, open-ended design exercises

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781613530214
  • Publisher: Stylus Pub Llc
  • Publication date: 9/28/2013
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 1194
  • Sales rank: 541,548
  • Product dimensions: 10.20 (w) x 8.20 (h) x 1.90 (d)

Meet the Author

Michael Steer is currently the Lampe Distinguished Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at North Carolina State University (NCSU) and is a Fellow of the IEEE. He has authored more than 460 publications and 2 other books: Foundations of Interconnect and Microstrip Design and Multifunctional Adaptive Microwave Circuits and Systems. He is a former Editor-In-Chief of the IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques.

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Table of Contents

System Module 1

1 Modulation, Transmitters and Receivers 1

2 Antennas and RF Link 87

3 Radio Frequency Systems 125

Distributed Component Module 176

4 Transmission Lines 177

5 Extraordinary Transmission Line Effects 255

6 Microwave Network Analysis 293

Coupled Structure and Matching Module 376

7 Coupled Lines and Applications 377

8 Passive Components 413

9 Impedance Matching 443

10 Filters 489

References 565

A Mathematical Identities and Relationships 571

B Power Descriptions 579

C Physical Constants and Material Properties 581

D Maxwell's Equations 587

E Waveguide Field Analysis 601

F MATLAB Code 623

Index 625

Glossary 643

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