Essentials of Computational Electromagnetics [END ITALICS] provides an in-depth introduction of the three main full-wave numerical methods in computational electromagnetics (CEM); namely, the method of moment (MoM), the finite element method (FEM), and the finite-difference time-domain (FDTD) method. Numerous monographs can be found addressing one of the above three methods. However, few give a broad general overview of essentials embodied in these methods, or were published too early to include recent advances. Furthermore, many existing monographs only present the final numerical results without specifying practical issues, such as how to convert discretized formulations into computer programs, and the numerical characteristics of the computer programs. In this book, the authors elaborate the above three methods in CEM using practical case studies, explaining their own research experiences along with a review of current literature. A full analysis is provided for typical cases, including characteristics of numerical methods, helping beginners to develop a quick and deep understanding of the essentials of CEM.

Key Features:-

  • Outlines practical issues, such as how to convert discretized formulations into computer programs
  • Gives typical computer programs and their numerical characteristics along with line by line explanat
  • Uses practical examples from the authors\' own work as well as in the current literature
  • Includes exercise problems to give readers a better understanding of the material
  • Introduces the available commercial software and their limitations

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Author(s)Wei Song
PublisherJohn Wiley
Publish YearJanuary 2012