EC301 RF Components and Circuits

Course Name: 

EC301 RF Components and Circuits


B.Tech (ECE)




Programme Core (PC)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-1-0) 4


Review of Electromagnetic Theory, Hertzian Dipole; Antenna Characteristics, Wireless Systems and Friis Transmission Formula; Types of Antennas, Antenna Arrays, Microstrip antennas; Radio wave propagation. Impedance matching, S-parameters, passive and active microwave components. Ferrite devices, microwave filters, noise and nonlinearity, mixers and amplifiers. Introduction to radar systems. 


C. A. Balanis, Antenna Theory: Analysis and Design. 4th edition. John Wiley, 2012.
Harish, A.R.; Sachidananda, M., Antennas and Wave Propagation, Oxford University Press, 2007
Warren Stutzman and Gary Thiele, Antenna Theory and Design, 3rd edition, John Wiley & Sons, 2013.
David M. Pozar, Microwave Engineering, 4th Edition, Wiley, 2011
Samuel Y. Liao, Microwave Devices and Circuits, Pearson, 3rd Edition, 2008
M. Kulkarni, Microwave and Radar Engineering, Umesh Publishing House, 5th Edition, 2014.


Electronics and Communication Engineering(ECE)

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Dr. T. Laxminidhi,  Professor and Head, 
Department of E&C, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar,
Mangalore - 575 025 Karnataka, India.

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