ECE 322 - Communication Electromagnetics

Description:  Credit 3. Plane waves in various media. Polarization and Stoke's parameters. Scalar and vector potentials. Guided wave propagation. Radiation. Linear antennas and antenna parameters. Linear arrays.

Prerequisite:  Grade of C or better in ECE 225.

Textbooks:  Liang Shen and Jim Au Kong, "Applied Electromagnetism", (Third Edition)
PWS Publishing Company, Boston, MA, 1995.

Topics:

1. Plane Waves in various media 
2. Polarization and Stoke's parameters 
3. Scalar and vector potentials 
4. Guided Propagation:
     a. Parallel-plate waveguide 
     b. Rectangular waveguide 
     c. Dielectric slab waveguide 
5. Radiation:
     a. Hertzian dipole 
     b. Linear Antennas 
     c. Antenna parameters 
     d. Fundamentals of arrays