Appendix F. Transmission Line Simulator

This simulator can be downloaded from http://www.ultracad.com/prenticehall/tlinesim.zip.

Unzip the file to obtain tlinesim.exe and execute the file. The program shown in Figure F-1 will start.

Transmission Line Simulator

Figure F-1. Transmission Line Simulator

The main screen represents a transmission line. The pattern represents the signal at every point along the line in real time. The left edge of the screen at the upper right represents the instantaneous signal level at the very beginning of the trace, and the left edge of the screen at the lower right represents the same thing for the far end of the trace. In this way, you can visualize ...

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