Professional Education Course

Modeling & Simulation of Antennas

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Course Title: Modeling & Simulation of Antennas
Program ID: DEF 4009P Subjects: Antennas, Modeling & Simulation


Registration DeadlineSection DatesFormat & LocationCEUsFeeStatus
May 19, 2015 (Tue)May 19, 2015 (Tue) - May 22, 2015 (Fri)Atlanta (Georgia Tech Global Learning Center) (this is an onsite course)2.45$1,795OPEN

Meeting Times
On the first day, check in at least 30 minutes before the class start time.

  • Tuesday, May 19, 2015 (8:00 AM-5:00 PM)
  • Wednesday, May 20, 2015 (8:00 AM-5:00 PM)
  • Thursday, May 21, 2015 (8:00 AM-5:00 PM)
  • Friday, May 22, 2015 (8:00 AM-12:00 PM)

Alternate Rates

  • $898 -- Georgia Tech Employees
  • 10% Group discount available for companies that register 3 or more people at the same time.  Download our group registration form to register your group.



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.

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

Course Materials

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.

Course Administrator

Jeff Kemp

Certificate Information

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