Microwaves and antennas 320

Module code EMZ 320
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Module content

This module covers waveguides and transmission lines (parallel plate, TE and TM waveguide modes, propagation velocity, resonant cavities, coaxial line, stripline, microstrip line, dispersion, transients), network analysis (S-parameters, signal flow diagrams, filter implementation, Richard's transformation, Kuroda'a identities, Smith charts, matching networks, power divider), antenna fundamentals (port and radiation characteristics, Hertzian dipole, dipole antennas, patch antennas), antenna systems (effective area, Friis transmission formula, radar range equation), uniform linear arrays, and antenna applications.

Module credits 16.00
NQF Level 07
Prerequisites EMZ 310 GS, ENE 310 GS
Contact time 1 practical per week, 1 tutorial per week, 3 lectures per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering
Period of presentation Semester 2

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