ELEC 483  Microwave and RF Circuits and Systems  Units: 4.25  

This course introduces the analysis and design of microwave components and systems. Topics include: modeling of high frequency circuits; transmission lines; scattering parameters; impedance matching; passive microwave components; amplifiers, mixers and oscillators; noise in receivers; elemental antennas and simple and phased arrays; communication links - microwave land, cellular and satellite systems; performance and link budget analysis. The laboratory work is design oriented and implements the lecture material.

Learning Hours: 3, Lecutre, 0.75, Tut: 0.5) Lab  
Requirements: Prerequisites: ELEC 353ELEC 381 or ENPH 431 Corequisites: Exclusions:   
Offering Term: W