OT4SAM - Software Tools in Microwave Engineering

Course specification
Course title Software Tools in Microwave Engineering
Acronym OT4SAM
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Module Telecommunications and Information Technologies
Type of study bachelor academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
ESPB 6.0 Status elective
The goal Introducing microwave circuits and compositions projecting using software tools which are used in microwave industry. Learning students how to simulate microwave circuits and devices using various software tools.
The outcome
Contents of lectures Theory course: Development through history – projecting of microwave circuits with commuters. Software tools that are used in microwave industry. Short theory decryption. Optimization algorithms which are most common in software packages. Microwave structure modeling. Standards for data exchange between programs. Practical course: Computer working, practical use of the licensed software for projecting microwave circuits.
Contents of exercises
  1. Antonije R. Djordjevic, Miodrag B. Bazdar, Tapan K. Sarkar, Roger F. Harrington, LINPAR for Windows: Matrix Parameters for Multiconductor Transmission Lines, Software and User's Manual, Version 2.0, Boston, Artech House, 1999. (Original title)
  2. Branko M. Kolundžija et al., WIPL-D Microwave, Norwood, MA Artech House, 2005. (Original title)
Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
3 1 1
Methods of teaching
Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
Activites during lectures 40 Test paper 30
Practical lessons 0 Oral examination 0
Projects 0
Colloquia 30
Seminars 0