Daily Archives: September 21, 2010


The 1st and 3rd Battalions were ordered to attack in the vicinity of the railroad overpass and to clear out resistance in houses beyond the overpass.  At noon, the defence of Luneville was put in the hands of the 313th Regiment.  Acknowledging the severe resistance of the enemy, the 315th […]

WWII Journal: Paul Farnum, 21 September, 1944


In 1898, Sir Oliver Lodge (1851-1940) patented the first syntonic or tuned radio system. Ironically, the very patent that inaugurated this fundamental concept of narrow-band, frequency-domain radio also disclosed some of the first ultra-wideband (UWB) antennas: As charged surfaces or capacity areas, spheres or square plates or any other metal […]

The Biconical Antenna’s Three Inventors