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9.10 Scattering by a Conducting Sphere in the Short-Wavelength

type of problem which is essentially diffraction is the scattering of waves by an

obstacle. We will consider the scattering of a plane electromagnetic wave by a ...

9.10 Scattering by a Conducting Sphere in the Short-Wavelength

**Limit**Anothertype of problem which is essentially diffraction is the scattering of waves by an

obstacle. We will consider the scattering of a plane electromagnetic wave by a ...

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angles such that 2fcasin-~l (14.112) If the frequency is low enough so that ka < 1,

then the

there will be a region of forward angles less than 0c~1 (14.113) ka where the

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angles such that 2fcasin-~l (14.112) If the frequency is low enough so that ka < 1,

then the

**limit**qa < 1 will apply at all angles. But for frequencies where ka :.> 1,there will be a region of forward angles less than 0c~1 (14.113) ka where the

**limit**...

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16.6 Angular distribution of radiation scattered by a perfectly conducting sphere

in the long-wavelength

absolute squared terms, |n x Xli+1|2 = |X1.±1|2 = -f- (1 + cos2 6) 167T The cross ...

16.6 Angular distribution of radiation scattered by a perfectly conducting sphere

in the long-wavelength

**limit**(ka <^ 1). From the table on p. 551 we obtain theabsolute squared terms, |n x Xli+1|2 = |X1.±1|2 = -f- (1 + cos2 6) 167T The cross ...

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