Microwaves and antennas

Catalogue des cours de Télécom SudParis

Code

PHY 7001

Niveau

PostGraduate (MSc)

Domaine

Physique

Langue d'enseignement

Anglais

Crédits ECTS

5

Heures programmées / Charge de travail

45 / 105

Responsable(s)

  • SAMAMA Nel

Département

- Electronique et Physique

Objectif

Understand the underlying physics of modern wireless systems.
Conduct a microwave systems experiment.

Contenu

Introduction to microwaves
Noise and non-linearities
• Noise factor and temperature of noise.
• FRIIS formula.
• 1dB compression point.
• 3rd order intercept point.
• Noise measurements
• Non-linearity measurements
Antenna principles
• Radiating electric and magnetic fields.
• Characteristic parameters: gain, efficiency, radiating pattern, polarisation, capture area, beamwidth.
• Free-space propagation path loss.
Lines and Smith chart
• RLC model.
• Power transfer function.
• VSWR, return loss.
• Smith chart.
Passive circuits
• S parameters.
• 2 and 3 port junctions (filters, attenuators, etc.).
• 4 port junction (directional couplers).

Network analyzer measurements
Introduction to a Simulation tool

Prérequis

Electromagnetic principles

Mots-clés

 

Evaluation

Continuous exam
Written exam

Approches pédagogiques

 

Programme

Master of Science

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