ECE 7930: ST: Advanced Antenna Array and Design
The goal of this course is to provide students with an in-depth understanding of antenna array theory, design principles, and measurement methods.
Semester(s) Traditionally Offered: SPRING
Course Instructor: Reyhan Baktur
Topics Covered: (1) Introduction to antenna arrays; (2) Phased array design considerations and sample designs as projects; (3) Reflectarray design theory - a. Design of unit cell; b. Modeling of feed source; c. Prototyping methods and measurements; d. Comparison with phased array antenna and dish antenna; e. Optimization methods; (4) Inkjet printing of phased array and reflectarray on glass; (5) Measurements