Subject description - A2M17AEK

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A2M17AEK Antennas and EMC in Radiowave Communication
Roles:P, V Extent of teaching:2+2L
Department:13117 Language of teaching:CS
Guarantors:  Completion:Z,ZK
Lecturers:  Credits:5
Tutors:  Semester:L


Student obtains the knowledge of basic analysis and design of the individual type of the antennas (wire, planar, reflector and lens antennas, and radomes) and antenna arrays. He obtains the basic experience in antenna and communication technique, antenna measurement technique including training in specialized antenna anechoic laboratory. He also obtains the basic knowledge in the field of electromagnetic compatibility - electromagnetic interference and susceptibility including testing methods and criteria of selecting of antennas for given fixed, mobile, ground and satellite service.

Study targets:

The knowledge of basic analysis and design of the individual type of the antennas and antenna arrays.

Course outlines:

1. Electromagnetic radiation and radiowave propagation, antennas for communication.
2. Antenna parameters and measurement methods, criteria of selecting antenna for service
3. Criteria of antenna design, transmit, received antennas, reciprocity, complementarity
4. Wire antennas, current distribution, impedance, radiation pattern
5. Antenna array and systems
6. Loop antennas, slot antennas, microstrip and patch antennas
7. Design of antennas using geometric optics, planar and horn antennas
8. Reflector antennas, multireflector antennas, lens antennas, radomes
9. Frequency independent antennas, spiral and helix antennas, log-per antennas
10. Construction technique and technology for antennas for given bands and services
11. Electromagnetic interference, transmission of interferences, electromagnetic coupling
12. Electromagnetic shielding, efficiency, EMI measurement
13. Electromagnetic susceptibility and its testing
14. Measurement of electromagnetic fields, sensitive reception, radiometry, health regulatory

Exercises outline:

1. Calculation of basic antenna parameters
2. Measurement in antenna laboratory - basic process of measurement
3. Measurement in antenna laboratory - method and evaluation
4. Calculation and modeling of radiation of wire antennas
5. Measurement of antenna radiation pattern
6. Measurement of the antenna input impedance
7. Measurement of gain
8. Measurement of the polarization properties of the antennas
9. Calculation and modeling of radiation of horn antenna
10. Calculation and modeling of radiation of reflector antennas
11. Measurement of EMC, interferences and susceptibility testing
12. Calculation and measurement of shielding efficiency
13. Measurement of interferences
14. Evaluation of measurement and projects


1. Johnson, C.R.: Antenna Engineering Handbook. McGraw-Hill, Inc., London, 1993
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, 1985
4. Balanis,A.,C.: Antenna Theory. John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York, 1997
5. Kraus,J.D.: Antennas, McGraw-Hill, 1988
6. Paul,C.R.: Introduction to Electromagnetic Compatibility, John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York, 1992




antennas, electromagnetic compatibility

Subject is included into these academic programs:

Program Branch Role Recommended semester
MPIB Common courses V
MPEEM1 Technological Systems V 2
MPEEM5 Economy and Management of Electrical Engineering V 2
MPEEM4 Economy and Management of Power Engineering V 2
MPEEM3 Electrical Power Engineering V 2
MPEEM2 Electrical Machines, Apparatus and Drives V 2
MPKME1 Wireless Communication P 2
MPKME5 Systems of Communication P 2
MPKME4 Networks of Electronic Communication P 2
MPKME3 Electronics P 2
MPKME2 Multimedia Technology P 2
MPKYR4 Aerospace Systems V 2
MPKYR1 Robotics V 2
MPKYR3 Systems and Control V 2
MPKYR2 Sensors and Instrumentation V 2

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