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Transactions of the IRE Professional Group on Antennas and Propagation

Volume 2: 1954

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  • News and views: "The much-abused decibel"

    Publication Year: 1954, Page(s):42 - 45
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  • Why transactions?

    Publication Year: 1954, Page(s): 41
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  • [Front cover and tabel of contents]

    Publication Year: 1954, Page(s): c1
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  • Sweep frequency backscatter--Some observations and deductions

    Publication Year: 1954, Page(s):56 - 63
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    Sweep-frequency backscatter records have proved to be of great value in identifying the sources of backscatter seen on a fixed frequency by demonstrating the development of the echo as frequency and range increase. The most commonly observed scatter is ground scatter propagated via the F2 layer, but it is also evident that the other layers propagate ground scatter and that scatter from the distant... View full abstract»

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  • On the theory of corrugated plane surfaces

    Publication Year: 1954, Page(s):71 - 81
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    An analysis is given of an electromagnetic system composed of a rectangular waveguide in tandem with a corrugated waveguide which feeds a flat, corrugated surface of arbitrary length terminated by a ground plane, whose length is also arbitrary. An improved procedure of field determination is used which combines Floquet's theorem and the variational principle, thus revealing an additional requireme... View full abstract»

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  • An experimental investigation of the single-wire transmission line

    Publication Year: 1954, Page(s):46 - 56
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    The results of some measurements made on a dielectric coated wire are presented and compared with theoretical results. These measurements indicate that the single-wire line can be considered as a simple transmission line provided account is taken of the "end-effect." View full abstract»

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  • Meteoric radio echoes

    Publication Year: 1954, Page(s):82 - 90
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    Study of meteoric effects by radio methods has resuited in gain to three fields-astronomy, upper atmosphere physics, and radio propagation. In each of these fields progress is surveyed, and some of the more important unsolved problems are pointed out. View full abstract»

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  • Some stochastic problems in wave propagation--Part II

    Publication Year: 1954, Page(s):63 - 70
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    In part I some of the properties of wave energy reflected from surfaces subject to random height variations were investigated in the previous issue. Here we ascertain the effects of refractive index fluctuations within a volume upon the properties of waves traversing the medium. The results are applied to problems encountered in tropospheric and ionospheric wave propagation. View full abstract»

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This Transactions ceased publication in 1955. The current retited publication is IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation.

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