
Detailed information 
Original study plan 
Master's programme Mechatronics 2022W 
Objectives 
Detailed understanding of Maxwell's equations and the wave equations derived thereof, as well as the exact calculation of field intensities of an elementary dipole, principles of the most important measuring techiques using microwaves.

Subject 
Maxwell's equations, stationary magnetc field, vector potential, Poynting's vector, electromagnetic waves, retarded potentials, elementary dipole, characteristic properties of antennas.
Radar equation, pulsed radar, resolution of a radar, Doppler radar, FMCW radar, moving target indication, synthetic aperture, radiometer, measurement of material parameters using resonators and transmission measurements, scattering parameters, network analysis.

Criteria for evaluation 
Oral exam and/or written exam

Methods 
Lecture

Language 
German 
Study material 
Lecture Notes David M. Pozar: Microwave Engineering, 3rd Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2005. ISBN 0471448788 Merrill L. Skolnik: Introduction to Radar Systems, McGrawHill Book Company, 1980. ISBN 007059091

Changing subject? 
No 
Further information 
none
Until term 2022S known as: MEMWEVOMWSK VO Microwave Sensing

