Henry Ott Consultants

Electromagnetic Compatibility Consulting and Training

EMC Library*

Books on EMC

Joffe, E. B. and Lock, K., Grounds for Grounding, John Wiley, 2010.

Morrison, R., Ground and Shielding, Circuits and Interference, John Wiley, 2007.

Archambeault, B. R., PCB Design for Real-World EMI Control, Springer, 2002

Mardiguian, M., Controlling Radiated Emission by Design, Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1992.

Terrell, D. L. and Keenan, R. K., Digital Design for Interference Specifications, Second Edition, TKC-The Keenan Corporation, 1997.

Montrose, M. I., EMC and the Printed Circuit Board, Design Theory, and Layout Made Simple, IEEE Press, 1999.

Nave, M., Power Line Filter Design for Switched-Mode Power Supplies, Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1991. [out of print*]

Weston, D. A., Electromagnetic Compatibility Principels and Applications, Second Edition, Marcel Dekker, 2001.

Books on ESD and Transient Protection

Boxleitner, W., Electrostatic Discharge and Electronic Equipment, A Practical Guide For Designing to Prevent ESD Problems,
                        Wiley-IEEE Press, 1999

Mardiguian, M., Electrostatic Discharge, Understand, Simulate and Fix ESD Problems, Interference Control Technology, 1986.

Standler, R. B., Protection of Electronic Circuits from Overvoltages, John Wiley, 1989. [out of print*] {Republished by Dover in 2002}

Books on Signal Integrity and Transmission Lines

Paul, C. R., Transmission Lines in Digital Systems for EMC Practitioners, John Wiley, 2012. For my review of this book published in the IEEE EMC Magazine, click here.

Paul, C. R., Transmission Lines in Digital and Analog Electronic Systems, John Wiley, 2010.

Wadel, B. C., Transmission Line Design Handbook, Artech House, 1991.

Edwards, T., Foundations for Microstrip Circuit Design, Second Edition, John Wiley, 1992.

Young, B., Digital Signal Integrity: Modeling and Simulation With Interconnects and Packages, Prentice Hall, 2001.

Moreno, T., Microwave Transmission Design Data, Artech House, 1989 (Originally published by McGraw-Hill, 1948).

Bogatin, E., Signal Integrity Simplified, Prentice Hall, 2004


Books on Power Quality

Kennedy, B. W., Power Quality Primer, McGraw-Hill, 2000.

Dugan, R. C., McGranaghan, M. F. and Beaty, H. W., Electrical Power Systems Quality, McGraw-Hill, 1996.

Books on Antennas

Kraus, J. D. and Marhefka, R. J., Antennas, Third Edition, McGraw Hill, 2002.

Balanis, C. A.,
Antenna Theory: Analysis and Design, Third Edition, John Wiley, 2005.

Stutzman, W. L. and Thiel, G. A., Antenna Theory and Design, Second Edition, John Wiley, 1997.

Books on Lightning

Golde, R. H., Lightning Protection, Chemical Publishing Company, 1975. First published by Edward Arnold Publishers, London in 1973. [out of print*]

NFPA 780, Standard For the Installation of Lightning Protection Systems, 1997 Edition, National Fire Protection Association, 1997.

Block, R. R., The "Grounds" for Lightning & EMP Protection, PolyPhaser Corporation, 1987.

Books on Analog Circuits

Williams, J., Analog Circuit Design: Art, Science, and Personalities, Butterworth-Heinemann, 1991.

Pease, R. A., Troubleshooting Analog Circuits, Butterworth-Heinemann, 1991.

Analog Devices, Analog-Digital Conversion Handbook, Third Edition, Prentice Hall, 1986.

Williams, J., High Speed Amplifier Techniques, Application Note #47, Linear Technology Corp., August 1991.

Miscellaneous Books

Paul, C. R., Inductance, Loop and Partial, John Wiley, 2010

Grover, F. W., Inductance Calculations:, Dover Books on Engineering, 2009. Originally published by Dover Publications in 1946.

Paul, C. R., Essential Math Skills For Engineers, John Wiley, 2009.

Periodicals: All are free to those that qualify for a subscription.

Interference Technology,  ITEM Publications, www.interferencetechnology.com.INCompliance

IN Compliance,  Same Day Publishing. LLC, www.incompliancemag.com.

Printed Circuit Design & Fab, UP Media Group, Inc., www.pcdandf.com.

* Note: Some of  the books listed are no longer in print, however, they are classics on their subject -- and often no other book has adequately replaced them.  Most large technical libraries usually will have a copy, or they can arrange to get one for you.  You may also be able to buy a used copy from Amazon.com or other internet booksellers. Want to Find a Book at a Library Near You?

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August 15, 2014 (ho)