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6-Telecommunication 3

Course Code :1531FTITLC
Study domain:Electronics
Academic year:2020-2021
Semester:2nd semester
Contact hours:24
Study load (hours):84
Contract restrictions: No contract restriction
Language of instruction:English
Exam period:exam in the 2nd semester
Lecturer(s)Maarten Weyn
Noori Bni Lam

3. Course contents *

Part 1 :  Antenna Therody and Design                                                                         

- Introduction: Types  of  Antenna, Radiation Mechanism. Antenna  Terminology: Radiation pattern, radiation  power  density,  radiation  intensity,  directivity,  gain,  antenna  efficiency,  half  power beam  width,  bandwidth,  antenna  polarization,  input  impedance,  antenna  radiation  efficiency,effective  length,  effective  area,  reciprocity.  Radiation  Integrals:  Vector  potentials    A,  J,  F,  M, Electric  and  magnetic  fields  electric  and  magnetic  current  sources,  solution  of  inhomogeneous vector potential wave  equation, far field  radiation

- Wire Antennas :  Infinitesimal  dipole,  small  dipole,  and  finite  length  dipole half  wave  length  dipole,  small  circular  loop  antenna.  Complete  Analytical  treatment  of  all  these elements. Unit V 

- Antenna  Arrays:  Two  element  array,  pattern  multiplication  N-element  linear  array,  uniform amplitude  and  spacing,  broad  side  and  end-fire  array,  N-element  array

- Patch antenna design


Part 2: Transmission lines and matching circuits

In this part the students will learn about designing an electronics circuits that minimize the reflected signals and optimize the transmission signal.