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A0M17NKA Antenna Design and Technology
Roles:V Extent of teaching:2+2L
Department:13117 Language of teaching:CS
Guarantors:  Completion:Z,ZK
Lecturers:  Credits:5
Tutors:  Semester:Z


Basics of practical design of antennas for specific frequency bands, modeling, design and construction of antennas. Modeling on professional software tools for antenna design.

Study targets:

Practical design of antennas for specific frequency bands, modeling, design and construction of antenna and antenna systems.

Course outlines:

1. Microstrip antennas
2. Small antennas I.
3. Small antennas II.
4. RFID and wearable antennas
5. Car antennas and antennas for automotive radar sensors
6. Reflector antennas
7. Helix antennas
8. Electromagnetic modelling of radiating structures
9. Characteristic mode theory, quality factor
10. Planck probe antenna systems
11. Symmetrisation and transformation elements in antenna technology
12. Wideband antennas - spirals, cone dipoles
13. Wideband horn antennas
14. Project presentations

Exercises outline:

1. Microstrip antennas, transmission line model (project 1)
2. Electromagnetic modelling of antennas
3. Small antennas, design and modelling (project 2)
4. Small antennas, project solution
5. RFID and wearable antennas, read range calculation, experiment
6. Reflector antennas, radiation pattern calculation with: waveguide aperture, horn antenna and Hertz dipole radiator, (project 3)
7. Reflector antennas, project solution
8. Electromagnetic modelling of radiating structures
9. Characteristic mode theory, calculation of energy, radiating power and quality factor of wire antennas
10. Artificial materials in antenna technology, design, properties, experiment
11. Balancing and transformation elements in antenna technology, differential impedance measurement
12. Helix antennas ? design and modelling of dualband helix antenna
13. Wideband horn antennas
14. Presentation of projects


1. Johnson, C.R.: Antenna Engineering Handbook. McGraw-Hill, Inc., London,
2. Mott, H.: Antennas for Radar and Communications. John Wiley and Sons,
Inc., New York, 1992
3. Milligan, T.A.: Modern Antenna Design. McGraw-Hill Book Company. London,
4. Balanis, A.: Antenna Theory. John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York, 1997
5. Kraus, J.D., Marhefka, J.: Antennas For All Applications. Tata,
McGraw-Hill, New York, 2003





Subject is included into these academic programs:

Program Branch Role Recommended semester
MPBIO1 Biomedical Informatics V
MPBIO2 Biomedical Engineering V
MPIB Common courses V
MPKME1 Wireless Communication V
MPKME5 Systems of Communication V
MPKME4 Networks of Electronic Communication V
MPKME3 Electronics V
MPKME2 Multimedia Technology V
MPEEM1 Technological Systems V
MPEEM5 Economy and Management of Electrical Engineering V
MPEEM4 Economy and Management of Power Engineering V
MPEEM3 Electrical Power Engineering V
MPEEM2 Electrical Machines, Apparatus and Drives V
MPKYR4 Aerospace Systems V
MPKYR1 Robotics V
MPKYR3 Systems and Control V
MPKYR2 Sensors and Instrumentation V

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