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Table 4 Heating factor in the brain from exposure to the dipole antenna and the truncated plane wave

From: Temperature elevation in the human brain and skin with thermoregulation during exposure to RF energy

  Heating factor (°C kg/W)
2 W/kg 10 W/kg 50 W/kg 100 W/kg
Dipole antenna
 1 GHz 0.092 0.093 0.069 0.051
 3 GHz 0.072 0.073 0.053 0.038
 10 GHz 0.036 0.037 0.025 0.017
Plane wave
 1 GHz 0.072 0.076 0.066 0.052
 3 GHz 0.065 0.068 0.055 0.040
 10 GHz 0.068 0.068 0.049 0.035