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AMA EDUCATION SYSTEM

COURSE SYLLABUS Course Code Descriptive Title Course Credit Pre-requisite Course Description : : : : : ECEG09 WIRELESS COMMUNICATION 4 units (3-unit lecture, 1-unit lab) ECEG07 Principles of Communication A course which deals with the study of the principles and practices of microwave and multi- channel carrier systems, their design and constructions, study of electromagnetic theory and transmission phenomena of radio waves, current terminal equipment, and LOS link analysis. At the end of the term, the students should be able to:

Course Objective

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1. Understand the phenomena of wave propagation. 2. Accustom with the function of the different communications equipment comprising a terminal radio station. 3 Understand the theory and principle of terrestrial microwave and satellite communication system. 4 Become cognizant with the system design consideration regarding a microwave link communication system. Course Outline LECTURE TOPICS A. PRELIMINARY PERIOD I. TRANSMISSION LINES 1. Introduction to Transmission Lines 1.1 Types of Transmission Lines 1.2 Transmission Line Constants 1.3 Transmission Line Losses 1.4 Standing Waves and Reflection Coefficient 2. Matching Networks 2.1 Stubs 2.2 Quarter Wave Transformer II. RADIO WAVE PROPAGATION 1. Basics of Electromagnetic Waves 2. Types of Wave Propagation 3. Ground Wave, Sky Wave 4. Space Wave 5. Extraterrestrial Communication MIDTERM PERIOD III. ANTENNA FUNDAMENTALS 1. Electromagnetic Radiation 2. Current and Voltage Distribution 3. Resonant and Non-resonant Antenna LECTURE TOPICS

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Grounded and Ungrounded Antenna Effects of Antenna Height Types of Antenna Waveguides Microwave Tubes and Amplifiers

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MICROWAVE COMMUNICATION SYSTEM 1. Introduction to Microwave Communication System 2. Block Diagram 3. Diversity 3.1 Frequency Diversity 3.2 Space Diversity 4. Path Characteristics 5. System Gain FINAL PERIOD VIII SATELLITE COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS 1. History of Satellites 2. Freq. Bands available for Sat Com 3. Satellite Orbits 4. Sync. And Non-sync satellites 5. Radiation Pattern and Footprints

Grading System Lecture: Prelim Quizzes 40% Class Participation Major Examination Total 40% 10% 50% 100% 10% 50% 100% Midterm Final 40% 10% 50% 100%

Lecture Grade = 30% Prelim + 30% Midterm + 40% Final Grade Laboratory: Experiments Class Participation Major Examination Total Prelim 40% 10% 50% 100% Midterm 40% 10% 50% 100% Final 40% 10% 50% 100%

Laboratory Grade = 30% Prelim + 30% Midterm + 40% Final Grade Grade = 60% Lecture Grade + 40% Laboratory Grade References: 1. Electronics Communications by Kennedy 2. Advanced Electronics Communication by Wayne Tomasi 3. Telecommunications Transmission Handbook by Roger Freeman ACADEMIC AFFAIRS DEPARTMENT
INSTITUTE OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY AND ENGINEERING 112966351.doc ECEG09 Wireless Communication Curriculum Year 2001-2002 / Revised August 2002

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