Abstract

Wait (1951) has calculated the transient electric fields for several types of step-function current sources placed inside a conducting medium. Now any generated pulse will require a finite build-up time to reach its final magnitude from its initial value of zero. In most cases, this type of pulse may be very well approximated by a ramp-function pulse (Figure 1). Expressions for the electric field of this type of pulse will be deduced in the following analysis.

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