Skip to main content
U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government

Official websites use .gov
A .gov website belongs to an official government organization in the United States.

Secure .gov websites use HTTPS
A lock ( ) or https:// means you’ve safely connected to the .gov website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.

Shielding Effectiveness Measurements Using the Direct Illumination Technique



Chriss A. Grosvenor, David R. Novotny, Robert T. Johnk, Seturnino Canales, Jason Veneman


In this paper we discuss the direct illumination and reverberation chamber techniques for measuring shielding effectiveness. using the reverberation chamber as our reference, we explain the differences between the measurements and corrections applied to the direct illumination technique.
Conference Dates
August 19-23, 2002
Conference Location
Minneapolis, MN, USA
Conference Title
2002 Intl. EMC Symp.


reverberation chamber, shielding effectiveness, time-domain measurements, direct illumination


Grosvenor, C. , Novotny, D. , Johnk, R. , Canales, S. and Veneman, J. (2002), Shielding Effectiveness Measurements Using the Direct Illumination Technique, 2002 Intl. EMC Symp., Minneapolis, MN, USA (Accessed May 19, 2024)


If you have any questions about this publication or are having problems accessing it, please contact

Created August 19, 2002, Updated October 12, 2021