13M071FMS - Microwave Imaging

Course specification
Course title Microwave Imaging
Acronym 13M071FMS
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Module Microwave Engineering
Type of study master academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
    ESPB 6.0 Status elective
    Condition none
    The goal Introduction to inverse electromagnetic scattering and microwave imaging. Define fundamental reconstruction techniques, including time- and frequency-domain methods. Present practical applications such as materials evaluation, subsurface exploration, and medical diagnostics. Give insight into currently proposed microwave imaging systems.
    The outcome Gain theoretical knowledge and practical experience in formulating and solving inverse scattering problems. Understand working principles of typical microwave imaging systems.
    Contents of lectures Electromagnetic scattering. Inverse electromagnetic scattering. Imaging configurations and model approximations. Reconstruction methods. Imaging apparatuses and systems. Applications.
    Contents of exercises Individual projects.
    1. M. Pastorino, Microwave imaging, Wiley, 2010.
    2. W. C. Chew,Waves and Fields in Inhomogenous Media, Wiley - IEEE Press, 1999.
    Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
    Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
    2 2
    Methods of teaching Lectures, problem-solving classes, and individual computer-aided projects.
    Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
    Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
    Activites during lectures Test paper 30
    Practical lessons 40 Oral examination
    Colloquia 30