EECS 622 Course Outline









Click here for complex math review package!


Click here for linear systems theory review package!



1.  Introduction


          A.  History of radio


          B.  The radio transmission system


          C.  The Electromagnetic Spectrum


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Click here for FCC Spectrum Allocation Chart 



2. Microwave School


A. Transmission Line Theory


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B. The Terminated Transmission Line


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C. Microwave Sources


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D. Matching Networks


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E. Microwave Network Theory


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3. Microwave Components


A. Transmission Lines


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B. Amplifiers


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C. Mixers


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D. Local oscillators


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E. Circulators and Isolators


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F. Switches and Attenuators


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G. Dividers and Couplers


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H. Filters


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4. Receiver Design


Click here for Wideband Receiver Design Project!!!!


A. The Homodyne Receiver


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B. The Super-Heterodyne Receiver


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C. Noise in Microwave Systems (Chapter 3)


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D. Dynamic Range


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E. Receiver Gain and AGC


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          Click here for Receiver Specification Sheet


5. Transmitter Design


A. Modulators


B. Power Amplifiers


6. Antenna Fundamentals


A. Wave Propagation


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B. Spherical Wave Propagation


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C. Antenna Pattern


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D. Antenna Impedance


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E. Received Power


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F. Basic Antenna Designs


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7. Propagation


A. Friis Propagation Equation


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B. Extinction


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C. Refraction


E. Reflection and Multipath


F. Diffraction