Chronological Developments of Wireless Radio Systems before World War II

Authors: Patil, Vinayak Laxman

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  • Step by step evolution leading to the state of affairs up to World War-II
  • Provides an in depth analysis of the process that led to the discovery of electromagnetic waves and building a future towards wireless radio communication systems
  • Discusses examples and efforts put forward by various inventors and industry efforts in popularizing such technologies 
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This comprehensive and authoritative volume traces the history of research leading to the development of the wireless radio systems. It discusses the methods adopted by a large number of inventors and the results they obtained to provide perspective on how historical methods and events can be a source of inspiration for future research. This book will be of interest to researchers and students in telecommunications engineering as well as to teachers of history of science and technology. 

About the authors

Dr. Vinayak Laxman Patil is affiliated with the Research Centre of Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Maharashtra, India. He has previously served at several research and academic institutions such as Central Electronics Engineering Research Institute, Pilani, India, and Director of institutes like Centre for Electronics Design & Technology (CEDT) and Mahatma Gandhi Missions’s Infotech in Aurangabad, India. He has done his M.E. in Electronics and Telecommunications and Ph.D. from the University of Pune. He has received numerous awards over the years and is a member of many professional societies, including IETE, IEEE, Instrument Society of America, etc.  

 

Table of contents (9 chapters)

Table of contents (9 chapters)
  • Ancient Wireless Communications

    Pages 1-9

    Patil, Vinayak Laxman

  • Search for Wireless Power Transfer Methods

    Pages 11-17

    Patil, Vinayak Laxman

  • Electromagnetic Waves in Communication

    Pages 19-31

    Patil, Vinayak Laxman

  • Marconi’s Exploitation of EM-Waves

    Pages 33-47

    Patil, Vinayak Laxman

  • Fessenden’s Heroic Work in Wireless Telephony

    Pages 49-59

    Patil, Vinayak Laxman

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Chronological Developments of Wireless Radio Systems before World War II
Authors
Copyright
2021
Publisher
Springer Singapore
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd.
eBook ISBN
978-981-334-905-6
DOI
10.1007/978-981-33-4905-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-334-904-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXXI, 214
Number of Illustrations
92 b/w illustrations, 58 illustrations in colour
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