- Introduction
- The form of the dielectric constant
- Anomalous dispersion and resonant absorption
- Wave propagation through a conducting medium
- The high frequency limit
- Faraday rotation
- Wave propagation through a magnetized plasma
- The propagation of electromagnetic radiation through a dispersive medium
- Propagation of the wave front in a dispersive medium
- The Sommerfeld precursor
- The method of stationary phase
- The group velocity
- The Brillouin precursor
- Signal arrival
- The propagation of radio waves through the ionosphere
- The W.K.B. approximation
- The reflection coefficient
- Extension to oblique incidence
- Pulse propagation in the ionosphere
- Determining the ionospheric electron density profile
- Ray tracing in the ionosphere
- Asymptotic series: A mathematical aside
- The W.K.B. solutions as asymptotic series
- Stokes constants
- The reflection coefficient
- The Jeffries connection formula

Richard Fitzpatrick 2002-05-18