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Antenna Theory
Course Code: EEE514
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 3
Prt.: 0
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 8
Objectives of the Course

To tell and explain the important knowledge and the necessary equations about the solution of antenna problems, To obtain the radiated fields and determine their properties by using these equations, To be able to explain and give information about the radiation of different antennas

Course Content

Fundamentals of electromagnetic radiation and antennas. The plane wave spectrum representation. Properties of antenna, Role of antennas on communication system, Special types of antennas and polarizers.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.To be able to write the antenna radiation equation
2.To determine, explain and discuss differences between the near and far fields
3.To be able to examine any given antenna and to explain its radiation properties
4.Properties of antennas
5.Factors which are affected to antennas design
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Balanis, C. A., Antenna Theory , Wiley, 1997
2.Warren L. Stutzman and Gary A. Thiele , Antenna Theory and Design, Wiley, 2012
3.Zhi Ning Chen, M. Y. W. Chia, Broadband Planar Antennas: Design and Applications, John Wiley & Sons, 2006
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Fundamentals of electromagnetic radiation and antennas.
Week 2 - Theoretical
Fundamentals of electromagnetic radiation and antennas.
Week 3 - Theoretical
Fundamentals of electromagnetic radiation and antennas.
Week 4 - Theoretical
Radiation from current distributions
Week 5 - Theoretical
Theorems of reciprocity
Week 6 - Theoretical
The plane wave spectrum representation
Week 7 - Theoretical
Antenna parameters
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Basic radiator elements
Week 10 - Theoretical
Various antennas with applications in various frequency bands
Week 11 - Theoretical
Various antennas with applications in various frequency bands
Week 12 - Theoretical
Various antennas with applications in various frequency bands
Week 13 - Theoretical
Array analysis and synthesis techniques.
Week 14 - Theoretical
Array analysis and synthesis techniques.
Week 15 - Theoretical
Array analysis and synthesis techniques.
Week 16 - Final Exam
Final Exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%50
Assignment4%10
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory1453112
Assignment412360
Midterm Examination19312
Final Examination113316
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)200
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
PÇ-6
PÇ-7
OÇ-1
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
OÇ-2
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
OÇ-3
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
OÇ-4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
OÇ-5
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
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