Covering current, cutting-edge developments, this new edition of an Artech House classic brings you up-to-date on every aspect of microwave circuit design and fabrication techniques. You get the latest information available on such topics as microwave circuit board materials, etching, and packaging in an easy-to-read format handy for novices and experts alike.
About the Author
Thomas Laverghetta is a professor at Purdue University researching microwave materials and their characteristics. He was previously a senior engineer with ITT Aerospace. He received his BSEE from Syracuse University and his MSEE from Purdue. Mr. Laverghetta is a member of the IEEE, ASEE, and the American Consultants League. He is the author of other four Artech House books, including Microwave Measurements and Techniques (1976), Handbook of Microwave Testing (1981), Solid State Microwave Devices (1987) and Microwaves and Wireless Simplified (1997).
Table of Contents
Introduction. Laminates & Substrates. Metals. Microwave Artwork. Etching Techniques. Bonding Techniques. Microwave Packaging. Appendix: Dielectric Constants. Coefficients of Expansion. Microwave Laminate Data Sheets. Connector Information.