Chapter 1. Introduction

  1. Devendra K. Misra Ph.D.

Published Online: 25 MAR 2002

DOI: 10.1002/0471224359.ch1

Radio-Frequency and Microwave Communication Circuits: Analysis and Design

Radio-Frequency and Microwave Communication Circuits: Analysis and Design

How to Cite

Misra, D. K. (2001) Introduction, in Radio-Frequency and Microwave Communication Circuits: Analysis and Design, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471224359.ch1

Author Information

  1. Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 MAR 2002
  2. Published Print: 1 MAR 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471412533

Online ISBN: 9780471224358

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Keywords:

  • frequency bands;
  • modes of signal propagation;
  • microwave devices;
  • microwave applications;
  • transmission lines

Summary

This chapter includes classification of frequency bands, modes of the wireless propagation, and listing of common active and passive microwave devices. Several applications of radio frequency and microwave energy are summarized. The chapter concludes with an overview of transmission lines used at microwave frequencies.