Reflection of electromagnetic waves from thin metal strips
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Reflection of electromagnetic waves from thin metal strips (passive antennae) by Kristen Lindroth

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Published by Elanders boktr., [H. Lindståhls bokhandel i distribution in Göteborg, Stockholm] .
Written in English


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SeriesTransactions of the Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden,, nr. 91
LC ClassificationsUG630 .L52
The Physical Object
Pagination60 p.
Number of Pages60
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6194161M
LC Control Number56000469

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