International Journal of Fracture

, Volume 204, Issue 2, pp 239–244 | Cite as

Directionality of electromagnetic radiation from fractures

Brief Note


The directionality of electromagnetic radiation from tensile fracturing is calculated within our previously proposed model and shown to agree with experimental observations in the field. The best locations and orientations of measuring antennas are presented.


Tensile fracturing Electromagnetic radiation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Physics DepartmentBen-Gurion UniversityBeer-shevaIsrael
  2. 2.RENABeer-shevaIsrael
  3. 3.Department of Geological and Environmental SciencesBen-Gurion UniversityBeer-shevaIsrael

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