Transmission line equations. Impedance of loaded and unloaded transmission
lines. Reflections and VSWR. Smith chart and its use in impedance matching
and other transmission line problems.Propagation of electromagnetic waves
in different media. Reflection and refraction at different boundaries.
Total reflection and polarizing angle. Ground wave and sky wave
propagation.Parallel plane and rectangular waveguides. Attenuation in wave
guides.Radiation of electromagnetic waves. Dipole and array of dipoles for
medium wave and short wave transmission.
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