Professional Education Course
Modeling & Simulation of Antennas
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.
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
- Use these principles to understand appropriate antenna modeling methodologies for a variety of antenna types, including monopoles, dipoles, microstrip patches, slots, spirals, horns, reflector, and array antennas
What Is Covered
- Introduction and Course Philosophy
- 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
Participants receive a CD-ROM and a class notebook with all course presentations and models developed in class.
Knowledge of antennas on the level of Basic Antenna Concepts is recommended, as well as a technical background in the field of antennas.
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