[ MEMWEVOMWSK ] VL Microwave Sensing

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS M2 - Master's programme 2. year Mechatronics Christian Diskus 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Master's programme Mechatronics 2015W
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, FM-CW 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
Methods Lecture
Language German
Study material Lecture Notes
David M. Pozar: Microwave Engineering, 3rd Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2005. ISBN 0-471-44878-8
Merrill L. Skolnik: Introduction to Radar Systems, McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1980. ISBN 0-07-05909-1
Changing subject? No
Further information none
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Assignment according to sequence