The electromagnetic spectrum: Review of Maxwell's equations; the wave equation potentials, Poynting's theorem, relationship between circuit theory and fields; propagation of electromagnetic waves in homogeneous media and at interfaces; transmission line theory, waveguides, radiation and antennas.
Prerequisite: Minimum grade of C- in ENEE380; and permission of ENGR-Electrical & Computer Engineering department.
Restriction: Must be in Engineering: Electrical program.
Semesters OfferedFall 2017, Spring 2018, Summer 2018, Fall 2018, Spring 2019, Summer 2019, Fall 2019, Spring 2020, Summer 2020, Fall 2020, Spring 2021, Summer 2021, Fall 2021
- Application of Maxwell's equations to practical situations
- Understand how electromagnetic waves propagate in unguided and guides media and through interfaces
- Understand the concept of impedance
- Understand how the electromagnetic waves are generated and received by antennas
- Faraday's Law
- Maxwell's equations
- Equations Wave Equations
- Time-Harmonic Fields
- Plane Waves Power Flow
- Transmission Lines
- General T.L. Equations
- Wave Behavior in Finite Length T.L.
- Transients in T.L's
- Smith Chart
- Transmission lines Impedance Matching
- Waves in Guiding Structures
- Parallel-Plate Waveguides
- Rectangular Waveguides
- Circular Waveguides
- Dielectric Waveguides
- Cavity Resonators
- Dipole Radiation
- Antenna Patterns
- Antenna Arrays