norsk norsk&engelsk / norwegian&english

Course Description ELE2071 - Transmission Technology (2003/2004)

LevelUndergraduate
ECTS Credits6
Duration1 semester (Spring)
LanguageNorwegian
Prerequisite(s) 
Aim

The course gives an introduction into the theory and methods of propagation of electromagnetic waves and light.

Content

Wave propagation along lines:
- Wave impulses, wave fronts and sinusoidal waves
- Reflection coefficient, standing waves and impedance transforming
- Transmission line circuit elements
- Smith chart

Wave propagation in free space:
- Direct wave
- Reflection, absorption, refraction and diffraction in the atmosphere

Propagation of light

Transmission media:
- Lines, coaxial lines, wave guides and optical fibre

Antennas and matching network
- Characteristic data for an antenna
- Antenna characteristics:
- transmission between antennas
- antenna-matching network

Study MethodsLectures, Laboratory Work, Arithmetic exercises
AssessmentWritten Exam, 4 hours
Grading SystemAlphabetical Scale, A (best) - F (fail)
Course RequirementsAssignments
The number of assignments required to qualify for the examination will be announced at the beginning of the term.
Supplementary Information