Handbook of Electromagnetic Compatibility

Edited By

  • Reinaldo Perez, M.R. Research, Littleton, Colorado, U.S.A.

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Electrical engineers in industry, research and consulting work. Academic libraries and electrical engineering resource facilities. Suitable as a text in graduate courses.


Book information

  • Published: July 1995
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-550710-3

Table of Contents

Part I: Fundamentals and Physics of Electromagnetic Interference: Units, Symbols, Theorems, Definitions, and Basic Formulas. Electromagnetic Theory and Fundamentals of EMC. The Physics of Interference Phenomena. Part II: Analysis and Prediction for EMC: Plane Wave Coupling to Cables. Crosstalk. Radiated and Conducted Emissions. Computational Methods in Electromagnetic Compatibility. Part III: Methods for Ensuring EMC: Grounding and Bonding. Electromagnetic Shielding. Conduction Filters. Part IV: Commercial and Military Standards and Methods: International Radio Frequency Emission Control Requirements for Commercial Equipment. International Electromagnetic Immunity Requirements for Commercial Equipment. Military EMC Standard and Methods. MIL-STD-461 and MIL-STD-462. Other MIL-Based Standards. Part V: EMC Measurements: Methodology for Electromagnetic Interference Measurements. Standard Antennas for Electromagnetic Compatibility Measurements. EMC Compliance Test Facilities. Alternate EMC Compliance Test Facilities. Part VI: Radio Systems, Sparks and Pulses, Biological Effects, Fiber Optics, and Plasmas: Principles of Radio Systems and Relevant EMI Environmental Effects, Analysis, and Computation. Radio Systems Parameters and Performance Criteria Concerning Computation and Mitigation of EMI Effects. Electrostatic Discharge. Lightning. The Nuclear Electromagnetic Pulse. Biological Effects of Electromagnetic Fields. Fiber Optics for EMC. Plasma Effects in EMC. Part VII: Practical Problem Solving in EMC: Practical Problem Solving in EMC. Clayton R. Paul, Effect of Interspersed Grounds on Radiated Emissions. Douglas A. Kerns, IC System Integration Problems. Edward F. Vance, Coupling to a Long Transmission Line. Edward F. Vance, EMP Protection of a Facility. Warren Lewis, A Grounding EMI Case Study. Herbert K. Mertel, Lack of EMC Design Causes False Alarms as a Nuclear Facility. J. Anderson Plummer, Lightning Protection for Combustion Emission System for Fossil-Fueled Power Plant. Reinaldo Perez, Near Field from a 900-MHz Cellular Phone. Author Index. Subject Index.