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Course number and title: EE262 Antenna Theory and Design
Credits: 4
Instructor(s)-in-charge: Y. E. Wang (
Course type: Lecture
Required or Elective: A Physical and Wave Electronics Area course.
Course Schedule:
Lecture: 4 hrs/week
Outside Study: 8 hrs/week
Office Hours: 2 hrs/week
Course Assessment:
Homework: 7 assignments.
Project Reports: 1 project
Exams: 1 midterm and 1 final exam
Grading Policy: Typically, 20% HW, 25% midterm, 20% project, 35% final.
Course Prerequisites: EE 162A
Catalog Description: Antenna patterns. Sum and difference patterns. Optimum designs for rectangular and circular apertures. Arbitrary side lobe topography. Discrete arrays. Mutual coupling. Design of feeding networks.  
Textbook and any related course material:
W. L. Stutzman, Antenna Theory and Design.
Course Website
Topics covered in the course:
Fundamentals in radiation mechanism.
Aperture antennas.
Microstrip patch antennas.
Biconical and dipole antennas.
Microstrip slot antennas.
Introduction to numerical modeling of antennas.
Antenna array and array synthesis.
Phased array and beamforming systems.
Antenna applications
Will this course involve computer assignments? NO Will this course have TA(s) when it is offered? NO

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