ElectromagneticsTo present the laws and applications of electromagnetics.
Antennas and Wave Propagation in MatterBasic methods for characterizing the electromagnetic properties
of common materials (geophysical, biological, etc.) and
techniques for analyzing antennas and wave propagation in these
Microwave DesignApplications of electromagnetic theory to microwave components and systems.
Introduction to the latest characterization and design techniques
including monolithic microwave integrated circuit (MMIC) technology.
Electromagnetic CompatibilityTo study electromagnetic interference and susceptibility of electrical
systems, with application to analog and digital circuits.
Electromagnetic Radiation and AntennasThe fundamentals of electromagnetic radiation and antennas.
Antenna EngineeringBasic theory, application, and design of a broad range of antennas.
Introduction to Computational ElectromagneticsThe practical application of the finite-difference time-domain and
finite element techniques to electromagnetic problems. Computer
projects are required.
Applied ElectromagneticsThe methodology and application of advanced electromagnetic theory.
Microwave Design LaboratoryThis laboratory course will teach microwave measurement/design
fundamentals for both passive and active components. Students will use
both CAD tools and network analyzers.
Electromagnetic and Microwave ApplicationsConcepts of electromagnetic fields as applied to microwave circuit design and antenna radiation.
RF-Microwave Measurement LaboratoryRF/microwave measurement theory and techniques. Use of state-of-the-art
equipment operating into the GHz range.
Satellite Communications and Navigation SystemsTo introduce satellite communications and navigation system design
including microwave transmission, satellite transponders, earth station
hardware and satellite networks. A design project is required.
Introduction to Radar and Electromagnetic SensingIntroduces students to radar systems, including pulsed, CW, CWFM and MTI
radars. Other techniques for electromagnetic sensing such as radiometry
and EM tagging are discussed.
Topics in Computational ElectromagneticsComputational approaches for applications such as radar signature
prediction, microwave antenna and device design, and modeling
techniques for electronic packaging.