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This experiment is described in Preston-Dietz. Obtain a copy from the library or you can borrow a copy from 122 PSE.

Key Concepts

  • TE, TM, TEM modes
  • Propagation Constant
  • Attenuation Constant
  • Phase Constant
  • Characteristic Impedance
  • Boundary Conditions
  • TEmn modes
  • Cutoff Frequency
  • Guide Wavelength
  • Cutoff Wavelength
  • TEmnp Cavity Mode
  • Klystron Mode
  • Square-Law Detector
  • Linear Detector
  • VSWR
  • Cavity Q


  1. Preston, Dietz, The Art of Experimental Physics, John Wiley & Sons, Experiment 2.
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