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.

Course ID: DEF 4009P
Course Format: Classroom

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CRN Start date End date Format Location Cost
15199 May 19, 2015 May 22, 2015 Classroom Atlanta, Georgia $1,795
16054 Apr 5, 2016 Apr 8, 2016 Classroom Atlanta, Georgia $1,795
17073 Apr 11, 2017 Apr 14, 2017 Classroom Atlanta, Georgia $1,795
18247 Apr 10, 2018 Apr 13, 2018 Classroom Atlanta, Georgia $1,795

Special Discounts

GTRI employees are eligible for a discount on this course.  If you are a GTRI employee, please go to and look under “GT Professional Development” for a coupon code to use when checking out.

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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.


  • 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



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

For Course-Related Questions

Please contact the course administrator: Jeff Kemp