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Advanced Electromagnetics and Scattering Theory

  • Kasra Barkeshli
  • Sina Khorasani

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Electromagnetic Theory

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Kasra Barkeshli, Sina Khorasani
      Pages 3-55
    3. Kasra Barkeshli, Sina Khorasani
      Pages 57-80
    4. Kasra Barkeshli, Sina Khorasani
      Pages 81-107
    5. Kasra Barkeshli, Sina Khorasani
      Pages 109-210
  3. Scattering Theory

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 211-211
    2. Kasra Barkeshli, Sina Khorasani
      Pages 213-229
    3. Kasra Barkeshli, Sina Khorasani
      Pages 231-267
    4. Kasra Barkeshli, Sina Khorasani
      Pages 269-281
    5. Kasra Barkeshli, Sina Khorasani
      Pages 283-307
    6. Kasra Barkeshli, Sina Khorasani
      Pages 309-328
    7. Kasra Barkeshli, Sina Khorasani
      Pages 329-335
    8. Kasra Barkeshli, Sina Khorasani
      Pages 337-344
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 345-359

About this book

Introduction

This book present the lecture notes used in two courses that the late Professor Kasra Barkeshli had offered at Sharif University of Technology, namely, Advanced Electromagnetics and Scattering Theory. The prerequisite for the sequence is vector calculus and electromagnetic fields and waves. Some familiarity with Green's functions and integral equations is desirable but not necessary.

The book  provides a brief but concise introduction to classical topics in the field. It is divided into three parts including annexes. Part I covers principle of electromagnetic theory. The discussion starts with a review of the Maxwell's equations in differential and integral forms and basic boundary conditions. The solution of inhomogeneous wave equation and various field representations including Lorentz's potential functions and the Green's function method are discussed next. The solution of Helmholtz equation and wave harmonics follow. Next, the book presents plane wave propagation in dielectric and lossy media and various wave velocities. This part concludes with a general discussion of planar and circular waveguides.
Part II presents basic concepts of electromagnetic scattering theory. After a brief discussion of radar equation and scattering cross section, the author reviews the canonical problems in scattering. These include the cylinder, the wedge and the sphere. The edge condition for the electromagnetic fields in the vicinity of geometric discontinuities are discussed. The author also presents the low frequency Rayleigh and Born approximations. The integral equation method for the formulation of scattering problems is presented next, followed by an introduction to scattering from periodic structures.      

 

Keywords

Barkeshli Lectures Canonical Problems in Scattering Finite-difference Time-domain Method Green's Function Method Including Lorentz's Potential Function Sharif University of Technology

Authors and affiliations

  • Kasra Barkeshli
    • 1
  1. 1.School of Electrical EngineeringSharif University of TechnologyTehranIran

Editors and affiliations

  • Sina Khorasani
    • 1
  1. 1.School of Electrical EngineeringSharif University of TechnologyTehranIran

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-11547-4
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-11546-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-11547-4
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