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RF Cafe began life in 1996 as "RF Tools" in an AOL screen name web space totaling 2 MB. Its primary purpose was to provide me with ready access to commonly needed formulas and reference material while performing my work as an RF system and circuit design engineer. The Internet was still largely an unknown entity at the time and not much was available in the form of WYSIWYG ...
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The first article in the list, Basic Rules for Anechoic Chamber Design, Part One: RF Absorber Approximations, will be of interest to anyone thinking about implementing a test area for electromagnetic field testing, whether for measuring EMI or measuring radiation patterns. There is quite a lot of good information there. Part two will deal with "approximations for bi-static reflectivity of RF absorbers and the rectangular design of rectangular RF anechoic chambers." If you like reading about 'squegging' in oscillators, then you won't want to miss Chasing Wild Ghosts. Enjoy.
Here is a complete list of all featured RF & microwave articles in 2016.
Posted January 18, 2016