# GAZI UNIVERSITY INFORMATION PACKAGE - 2019 ACADEMIC YEAR

COURSE DESCRIPTION
ANTENNAS AND PROPAGATION/EE-476
 Course Title: ANTENNAS AND PROPAGATION Credits 3 ECTS 4 Course Semester 7 Type of The Course Elective
COURSE INFORMATION
-- (CATALOG CONTENT)
-- (TEXTBOOK)
-- (SUPPLEMENTARY TEXTBOOK)
-- (PREREQUISITES AND CO-REQUISITES)
-- LANGUAGE OF INSTRUCTION
Turkish
-- COURSE OBJECTIVES
-- COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES
Students taking this course know different antenna types, bandwidth, first zero and half power beam width, radiation pattern.
Students taking this course calculate radiation from linear and planar arrays.
Students taking this course will be able to know the aperture antennas with Fourier transform and field equality principles.
Students taking this course know receiver antennas, correspondence theorem, effective length and effective openness concepts.
Students taking this course can calculate open circuit voltage for any receiving antenna and find the antenna output receiver noise.
Students taking this course knows the types of propagation and the effects of atmosphere on propagation.

-- MODE OF DELIVERY
This course will only face-to-face training.
 --WEEKLY SCHEDULE 1. Week Fundamentals of radiation theory and introduction to radiation systems 2. Week Radiation mechanism, radiation integrals and basic antenna parameters 3. Week Basic antenna parameters 4. Week Radiation from small current element, radiation from small current loop 5. Week Radiating field zones, dipole antennas 6. Week Loop antennas, Antenna arrays 7. Week Aperture antennas, microstrip antennas 8. Week Midterm Exam, Friis Transmitter Equation, Radar Range Equation 9. Week Propagation of radio waves 10. Week ELF, VLF, LF, MF, HF, VHF, UHF and SHF (microwave and millimeter) bands 11. Week Multi-path, fading 12. Week Propagation modes and mechanisms of propagation 13. Week Ground Reflection, Diffraction 14. Week Refraction, Attenuation and Propagation Loss accounts 15. Week 16. Week
-- TEACHING and LEARNING METHODS
-- ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
 Quantity Total Weighting (%) Midterm Exams 1 30 Assignment 1 15 Application 0 0 Projects 0 0 Practice 0 0 Quiz 2 15 Percent of In-term Studies 60 Percentage of Final Exam to Total Score 40