This course is indented to provide a foundation for microwave engineering to the undergraduate students. Rigorous treatment of the fundamentals of microwave engineering will be provided. Design of different passive and some active microwave circuits/subsystems will be covered in detail. This course will also provide an overview of application of microwave in communication and other areas.
Week 1: Introduction to Microwave Engineering and Transmission line theory Week 2: Rectangular and Circular waveguides Week 3: Microwave Networks and Scattering Matrix Week 4: Impedance Matching Week 5: Microwave Resonators Week 6: Power divider, directional couplers and filters Week 7: Microwave Semiconductor Devices Week 8: Microwave Amplifiers and Oscillators Week 9: Microwave Tubes Week 10: Ferrite devices Week 11: Introduction to Microwave Integrated Circuits (MIC) Week 12: Microwave Communication Systems and other application areas.