Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Review of the electromagnetic plane waves Review of Electromagnetic waves course Lecture
Discussion
2 Transmission line equations and solutions Review of the previous lecture Lecture
Discussion
3 Reflection and transmission coefficients. Standing wave and standing wave ratio. Line impedance and admittance. Review of the previous lecture Lecture
Discussion
4 Smith chart and its applications. Review of the previous lecture Lecture
Discussion
5 Impedance matching; single stub and double stub matching. Review of the previous lecture Lecture
Discussion
6 Application of Smith chart in impedance matc hing. Review of the previous lecture Lecture
Discussion
7 Midterm examination Review of all of the previous lecture Testing
8 Propagation in cylindrical and rectangula waveguides; TE, TM and TEM modes. Review of the previous lecture Lecture
Discussion
9 S-parameters. Review of the previous lecture Lecture
Discussion
10 Microwave components; rectangular and circular cavity resonators. Review of the previous lecture Lecture
Discussion
11 Microwave hybrid circuits. Review of the previous lecture Lecture
Discussion
12 Simulation of microwave components using s-parameters. Review of the previous lecture Lecture
Discussion
13 Waveguide tees; magic tee, corners, bends and twists. Review of the previous lecture Lecture
Discussion
14 Circulators and isolators, hybrid couplers. Review of the previous lecture Lecture
Discussion
15 Safety standards of microwave radiation. Electric properties of human tissues. Microwave biological effects. Review of the previous lecture Lecture
Discussion
16-17 Final examination Review of the previous lecture Testing

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
Additional Resources
Microwave Devices and Circuits, Samuel Y. LIAO, Prentice-Hall