Engineering - Course - Propagation And Antennas I

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  • Course Code: COME372
  • Credits: 4
  • Hours Distribution: (4Crs.:4Lec,0Lab)
  • Course Type: Communications and Electronics Engineering Core Courses (CEECC)

Course Description

Review of Maxwell’s equations. Plane waves in material media. Polarization of waves. Poynting vector. Reflection and transmission of waves. Normal and oblique incidence. Propagation of electromagnetic waves in the atmosphere. High frequency transmission lines. Smith chart. Matching techniques. Rectangular and cylindrical waveguides. Antennas: propagation mechanism. Antennas parameters and radiation potentials. Linear antennas (elementary dipole, short dipole, linear dipole), antenna arrays. Pre-requisite.: POWE 271.