When green will make you blue

Wiesenfeld, Ira; Riise, Dennis A.
April 2011
Urgent Communications;Apr2011, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p34
Trade Publication
The article discusses the challenges presented by green buildings to radio-frequency engineers. It notes that radio performance has been compromised in buildings fitted with energy-efficient materials. It relates an incident in which the installation of a radio system in a building complex encountered the problem of poor to no coverage once energy-efficient windows have been installed in the main building. It also examines how attenuation affects radio systems and how the problem at the complex has been resolved.


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