Propagation of SLF/ELF Electromagnetic Waves, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 3642390501
  • ISBN-13: 9783642390500
  • DDC: 530.141
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 265 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released April 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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This book deals with the SLF/ELF wave propagation, an important branch of electromagnetic theory. The SLF/ELF wave propagation theory is well applied in earthquake electromagnetic radiation, submarine communication, thunderstorm detection, and geophysical prospecting and diagnostics. The propagation of SLF/ELF electromagnetic waves is introduced in various media like the earth-ionospheric waveguide, ionospheric plasma, sea water, earth, and the boundary between two different media or the stratified media. Applications in the earthquake electromagnetic radiation and the submarine communications are also addressed. This book is intended for scientists and engineers in the fields of radio propagation and EM theory and applications. Prof. Pan is a professor at China Research Institute of Radiowave Propagation in Qingdao (China). Dr. Li is a professor at Zhejiang University in Hangzhou (China).

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Historical and Technical Overview of SLF/ELF Electromagnetic Wave Propagation.
2: Excitation and Propagation of SLF/ELF Electromagnetic Waves in the Earth–Ionosphere Waveguide/Cavity.
3: Spherical Harmonic Series Solution for SLF/ELF Field in the Earth–Ionosphere Waveguide/Cavity.
4: SLF/ELF Field in Air and Ionosphere Generated by Earthquake Radiation Source.
5: Propagation of SLF/ELF Waves in Anisotropic Ionosphere.
6: ELF Wave Propagation along Sea-Rock Boundary and mCSEM Method.
7: Radiation and Propagation of SLF/ELF Electromagnetic Waves of Space Borne Transmitter.
8: Atmospheric Noises in SLF/ELF Ranges.