Antennas and propagation





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Retarded potential, radiation from current element and dipole, radiation patterns, impedance, reciprocity. Various types of antennas, interferometers and multi element arrays, Antenna Measurements. Ground wave propagation, terrain and earth curvature effects. Tropospheric propagation; fading, diffraction and scattering; Ionospheric Propagation refractive index, critical frequencies, effects of magnetic field. 


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