Review of transmission lines and smith chart. Introduction of signal graphs technique. Noise in microwave circuits. Introduction to active devices for RF and microwave circuits. S--parameter modeling. Design of amplifiers, stability analysis and examples. Oscillators and mixers. Transistor and dielectric resonator oscillators. Design considerations and examples. Introduction to microwave systems.
Pre-Requisite: EE 3604
"Microwave Transistor Amplifier", the second edition, by G. Gonzalez, Prentice Hall
We will cover the entire book in the semester: 3 or 4 sections per week.
Professor, Director of EE Online Program
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Polytechnic University (Long Island Campus)
105 Maxess Road, Melville, NY 11747
631-7554226 (Tel); 631-7554404 (fax)
Polytechnic University (Brooklyn Campus)
6 Metrotech Center, Brooklyn, NY11201
718-2603041 (Tel); 718-2603906 (fax)
Others: by appointments
Exams: one or two problems will be given in each week except the first week.
Homework and class attendance: bonus.