DEPARTMENT OF ECE LESSON PLAN SUBJECT:ANTENNAS AND WAVE PROPAGATION CLASS & SEM : III year ‘A’ & 6th

AIM To enable the student to study the various types of antennas and wave propagation. OBJECTIVES • • • • To study radiation from a current element. To study antenna arrays To study aperture antennas To learn special antennas such as frequency independent and broad band antennas. To study radio wave propagation. SUBJECT CODE: EC2353

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E.C.Jordan and Balmain, "Electro Magnetic Waves and Radiating Systems", PHI, 1968, Reprint 2003. A.R.Harish, M.Sachidanada, “Antennas and Wave propagation”, Oxford University Press, 2007

REFERENCES 1. John D.Kraus and Ronalatory Marhefka, "Antennas", Tata McGraw-Hill Book Company, 2002. 2. R.E.Collins, 'Antennas and Radio Propagation ", McGraw-Hill, 1987. 3. Ballany , "Antenna Theory " , John Wiley & Sons, second edition , 2003. 4. G.S.N.Raju, Antenna Wave Propagation, Pearson Education, 2004. 5. W.L Stutzman and G.A. Thiele, “Antenna analysis and design”, John Wiley, 2000 THEORY: BOOKS TO BE SI. NO ELECTROMAGNETIC RADIATION AND ANTENNA FUNDAMENTALS 1 Review of electromagnetic theory: Vector potential, Solution of wave equation, retarded case, I Hertzian dipole. Antenna characteristics: Radiation pattern, Beam solid angle, 4,911 T2 UNIT TOPIC PAGES REFERRED

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359 199 212.67 T2 6 12 14 . Twoelement Array Uniform Array. Equivalence of Impedances.66.73. 16 III 17 Uniqueness theorem. Method of Images. Monopole Small loop antennas Antenna Arrays: Linear Array 106. 4 Polarization. Bandwidth.115 117 362 197 11 Pattern Multiplication.59. Gain.80 T2 53. Field equivalence principle Duality principle.137.220 T1 T2 T1 T2 T2 94. Input impedance. Reciprocity. Antenna temperature. Tutorial WIRE ANTENNAS AND ANTENNA ARRAYS 7 Wire antennas: Short dipole. Polynomial representation 13 Array with non-uniform Excitation-Binomial Array Tutorial APERTURE ANTENNAS 15 Aperture Antennas: Magnetic Current and its fields.485 133 469.103. 143 18 Slot antenna 513 T1 T1 T2 T1 T2 T1 T2 372 227 T1 T2 365.Directivity. Equivalence of Radiation patterns. 68. Radiation resistance and II 8 9 10 Directivity Half wave Dipole. Pattern properties 466 130 67. Vector effective length.60 . 5 Effective aperture.470 136.

Micro strip Patch Antennas 30 Radiation measurement. Corner Reflector.org/ wiki/Gre atcircle_di Internet 310 T2 . Turnstile Antenna Helical Antenna.wikip edia. Gain Pattern and 314. V and Rhombic Antenna Yagi-Uda Antenna.189 T2 shapes.298 T1 T2 T1 T2 T2 624 262.270 277 T1 T2 T2 251 T2 26 29 Directivity Measurements 30 31 Anechoic Chamber measurement Tutorial RADIO WAVE PROPAGATION 32 V Calculation of Great Circle Distance between any two points on earth. Normal mode helix 27 Biconical Antenna 572 283 28 IV Log periodic Dipole Array Spiral Antenna.162 165 T2 T1 T2 T2 Horn Antenna 20 Reflector Antenna-Flat reflector.Axial mode helix. Lens Antenna 22 Tutorial SPECIAL ANTENNAS AND ANTENNA MEASUREMENTS 24 IV 25 Special Antennas: Long wire. Pyramidal 503 160.158 19 Horn Antenna. en.319 T2 606 285 295. Common curved reflector 21 174.

687.360 667. 341. Critical frequency. Sky waves 37 Electrical ionosphereVirtual properties skip height. in Surface Wave complex 334. MUF. of 674 372.stance 33 Ground Wave Propagation. Diffraction. Faraday rotation. 654 T1 628 332.375 T1 T2 T1 T2 T2 644.333 T1 propagation Environments. Reflection.339.649.379 T2 T1 STAFF INCHARGE HOD/ECE .682 364.663 348. Tropospheric Scatter 36 Ionospheric propagation: 657. 694 378.344 35 Tropospheric Propagation.693.374 T1 T2 distance. Whistlers. Structure of ionosphere. Free-space Propagation 34 Ground waves. 38 Effects of earth’s magnetic fields.

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