Understanding Electromagnetic Waves

Kao, Ming-Seng, Chang, Chieh-Fu

  • 出版商: Springer
  • 出版日期: 2020-07-15
  • 售價: $3,720
  • 貴賓價: 9.5$3,534
  • 語言: 英文
  • 頁數: 444
  • 裝訂: Hardcover - also called cloth, retail trade, or trade
  • ISBN: 3030457079
  • ISBN-13: 9783030457075
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This one-semester textbook teaches students Electromagnetic Waves, via an early introduction to Maxwell's Equations in the first chapter. Mathematics fundamentals are used as needed, but rigor is de-emphasized in preference to understanding the basic ideas and principles of EM waves. Each chapter includes extensive, step-by-step, solved examples, as well as abundant exercises.

  • Designed for a one-semester course in electromagnetic waves;
  • Introduces Maxwell's equations in the first chapter;
  • De-emphasizes mathematical rigor in order to make key ideas and principles easy to understand;
  • Makes material accessible to readers of varying backgrounds, with extensive use of solved examples;
  • Includes abundant exercises for each chapter.


Ming-Seng Kao holds a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering of National Taiwan University. He was a professor in the Department of Communication Engineering at the National Chiao-Tung University, Taiwan. His research interest includes optical communications and digital receivers. He was a recipient of Outstanding Teaching Award of NCTU. (He retired in 2013.)

Chieh-Fu Chang received his Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN. He is currently a researcher at the Electrical Engineering Division of the National Space Organization/National Applied Research Laboratory (NSPO/NARL) in Taiwan. His research interests include satellite communications, remote sensing instruments, digital receivers and signal processing.