next up previous contents
Next: in dB/meter Up: Material Absorption Previous: Material Absorption

in nepers/m

If is specified in nepers/m then we expect a plane wave to decay in the form

In free space, the solution takes the form,


All other attenuation units will be represented in terms of in nepers/m.

Michael B. Porter
Tue Oct 28 13:27:38 PST 1997