Syllabus academic year 2008/2009
(Created 2008-07-17.)

Higher education credits: 6. Grading scale: TH. Level: A (Second level). Language of instruction: The course will be given in English on demand. Alternative for: MFOT4. Optional for: E4, E4rn, F4, F4f, F4tf. Course coordinator: Professor Anders Karlsson,, Inst för elektro- och informationsteknik. Recommended prerequisits: ETE110 Modeling and Simulation in Field Theory or ETI015 Electromagnetic Fields, Advanced Course. The course might be cancelled if the numer of applicants is less than 6. Assessment: Project and hand in problems. Further information: The course is given every second year. The course will be given autumn 2009. Home page:

The course gives an understanding of the physics of transmission lines, waveguides, and optical fibres. It gives an introduction to the analytical and numerical methods that are used in this area. The students get skills in measurements with network analyser. They also get experience in treating extensive applied problems and projects.

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Skills and abilities
For a passing grade the student must

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must

Transmission lines, Smith chart, network analyser, S-matrix, rectangular and circular wave guides, TE- and TM-modes, resonance cavities, optical fibres.

Karlsson A, Kristensson G: Mikrovågsteori