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Department of Electronics and Communication

TEACHING LEARNING EVALUATION PLAN


Course: B.Tech (ECE) 6th Sem Session: Jan-July 2018
Subject Code: EC3224 Subject Name: Microwave Circuits and Applications L T P C
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1. Course Objectives:
Microwave circuits and applications is a course designed for introducing the field of microwave engineering to students, engineers and academics.
Since at microwave frequencies, the distributed circuit effect become very prominent, new theories based on Maxwell’s laws have to be introduces.
Further new circuit design techniques as well as new circuit elements are also introduced.
2. Course Learning Outcome:
Students who successfully complete the course will be able to:
i. Learn basics about the microwave components
ii. Able to design the microwave filters
iii. Able to design the microwave amplifiers
iv. Able to find the various noises in different networks
3. Learning/ Course Plan
Note: A- Assignment, E-Extempore, Q- Quiz, S- Student Seminar, P- Project
S. Topic/Module/Unit No. of Peda Unit Objectives Unit Learning Outcome No. of
No. Classes gogy
A E Q S P
The purpose of this module is to provide an Upon successful completion of this module,
Introduction to microwave engineering,,
Chalk Duster, PPT

1 03 overview of fundamental of Maxwell’s students will be able to analyze about various - 1 - - -


Maxwell’s equations,
equations. Maxwell’s equations and their usage.
The lumped circuit model for a transmission The purpose of this module is to develop an Upon successful completion of this module,
line, transmission line equations reflection in-depth understanding various concepts of students will be able to analyze about the
2 coefficient, VSWR, terminated lossless 05 transmission lines and their solutions. solution of transmission lines and also ale to - - 1 - -
transmission line. Smith chart. solve using smith chart.
Matching with Lumped elements (L 05 This module is designed to provide Upon successful completion of this module,
Networks), single stub tuning, double stub students with an understanding of students will be able to analyze and design of
3 tuning, the quarter wave transformer, fundamental principles, concepts, and the basic transmission lines using simple - 1 - - -
theory of small reflections- single section techniques of matching of transmission parameters.
transformer, multi-section transformer. lines and various theories.
S. Topic/Module/Unit No. of Peda Unit Objectives Unit Learning Outcome No. of
No. Classes gogy
A E Q S P
Impedance and equivalent voltages and currents, 08 The purpose of this module is to develop Upon successful completion of this module,
concept of impedance, impedance and expertise in solving networks using different students will be able to analyze and design of
4 admittance matrices-reciprocal networks, methods. the concept of various type of circuit - - - 1 -
lossless networks. Scattering matrix:-reciprocal parameters using various techniques.
and lossless networks, ABCD Matrix,
equivalent circuits for two port networks.
Filter design by image parameter method, filter 07 Upon successful completion of this module,
The purpose of this module is to develop an
5 design by insertion loss method, filter students will be able to design the various 1 - - - -
in-depth understanding of designing of
transformation, stepped impedance low pass
filters. filters.

Chalk Duster, PPT


filters, filter implementation.
Noise in microwave circuits:-dynamic range 07 This module is designed to provide students
and source of noise, noise power and with an understanding of fundamental
Upon successful completion of this module,
equivalent noise temperature, measurement of principles, concepts, of various noise in
students will be able to understand and
6 noise temperature. Noise figure of cascade filters and networks. - 1 - - -
analyze the various noise parameters in the
system, passive two port network, mismatch filters and various networks
amplifier

Two port power gains, stability analysis, single 07 The purpose of this module is to develop and
stage transistor amplifier design:- design of understand of various design techniques of
Upon successful completion of this module,
maximum gain, low noise amplifier design, amplifiers.
7 students will be able to design microwave - - 1 - -
broadband transistor amplifier design:-balance
filters.
amplifiers, differential amplifiers

4. Text Book(s)
i. Microwave Engineering, 3rd Ed. By David Pozar, J. Wiley Publications.
5. Reference Book(s):
i. Microwave Devices and Circuits, 3rd Ed. By Samuel Y. Liao, Pearson Education
ii. Microwave and Radar Engineering, 1st Ed. By G.S.B Rao, Pearson Education
iii. Communication Systems, 4th Ed. By George Kennedy, THM Publication
6. Name and signature of the Subject Teacher: Ratish Kumar
7. Examination Pattern
Component Frequency Marks*
st
1 Term 1 time 40
nd
2 Term 1 time 40
End Term 1 time 10
Continuous Assessment* Throughout the Semester 20
Total 200
8. Scheme for evaluation of Continuous Evaluation*
Component Frequency* Marks*
Assignments 1 Nos. 10
Student Seminar (syndicate) 1/syndicate (8-10 student) 10
Extempore/Presentation 3/student 10
Quiz/surprise test 2 times 10
Project ( Group/Individual) 0 /student or Group -----
Total 40
*Note – As per Academic Rules and regulations of the University for the Course