4. Electromagnetic Aspects of Wave Propagation over Terrain

  1. Nathan Blaunstein and
  2. Christos Christodoulou

Published Online: 10 APR 2006

DOI: 10.1002/0470069996.ch4

Radio Propagation and Adaptive Antennas for Wireless Communication Links: Terrestrial, Atmospheric and Ionospheric

Radio Propagation and Adaptive Antennas for Wireless Communication Links: Terrestrial, Atmospheric and Ionospheric

How to Cite

Blaunstein, N. and Christodoulou, C. (2006) Electromagnetic Aspects of Wave Propagation over Terrain, in Radio Propagation and Adaptive Antennas for Wireless Communication Links: Terrestrial, Atmospheric and Ionospheric, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0470069996.ch4

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 APR 2006
  2. Published Print: 17 NOV 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471251217

Online ISBN: 9780470069998

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Keywords:

  • electromagnetic aspects of wave propagation over terrain;
  • path loss in free space;
  • propagation above smooth curved terrain

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Waves Propagation in Free Space

  • Path Loss in Free Space

  • Radio Propagation Above Flat Terrain

  • Propagation Above Rough Terrain Under LOS Conditions

  • Propagation Above a Smooth Curved Terrain

  • Effect of a Single Obstacle Placed on a Flat Terrain

  • Bibliography