Modeling and Simulation of Antennas

Course Description

Acquire an overview of antenna architectures and modeling theory, with an emphasis on various methods of modeling the antenna architectures. Explore major modeling methods, with a focus on commercial modeling codes and custom modeling codes in MATLAB for modeling various types of antennas.

Sections

CRN Start date End date Format Location Cost
15199 May 19, 2015 May 22, 2015 Classroom Atlanta, GA $1,795

Special Discounts

GTRI employees are eligible for a discount on this course.  If you are a GTRI employee, please go to https://webwise.gtri.gatech.edu/gtpe-defense-technology-and-osha-short-course-discount-gtri-employees for a coupon code to use when checking out.  

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Prerequisites

Recommended

Who Should Attend

Junior and senior research engineers, scientists and program managers

How You Will Benefit

  • Understand the principles of antenna theory and the major antenna modeling methodologies.

  • Understand antenna modeling methodologies for a variety of antenna types, including monopoles, dipoles, microstrip patches, slots, spirals, horns, reflector and array antennas.

Content

  • Review of antenna theory

  • Introduction to techniques for modeling & simulation of antennas

  • Modeling & simulation of antennas methodology – Method of moments

  • Modeling & simulation of antennas methodology – Physical optics/uniform theory of diffraction

  • Modeling & simulation of antennas methodology – Finite element method

  • Modeling & simulation of antennas methodology – Finite difference time domain

  • Modeling & simulation of antennas methodology – Finite integration technique

  • Modeling & simulation of antennas methodology – Fourier transform

Materials

Provided

  • Notebook and CD-ROM with course presentations and models developed in class

For Course-Related Questions

Please contact the course administrator: Jeff Kemp