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Chapter 2. Core concepts of microwave and RF measurements



Thomas M. Wallis, Pavel Kabos


In this chapter we will review the core concepts of microwave and radio frequency (RF) propagation in both guided-wave and on-wafer environments. Because most of these concepts are well-known, we will introduce only the terms and definitions that are necessary for the development and description of the material used throughout this book. For many, this chapter will serve as a whirlwind tour of familiar concepts. Readers interested in further details will find them in the referenced literature.
Measurement Techniques for Radio Frequency Nanoelectronics
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Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, -1


nanolectronics, microwave measurements, electromagnetism


Wallis, T. and Kabos, P. (2017), Chapter 2. Core concepts of microwave and RF measurements, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, -1, [online], (Accessed May 25, 2024)


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Created September 15, 2017, Updated April 25, 2018