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Test #1, Thursday, February 8, 2018. NO EXCEPTIONS. | |
1: | Covers material through, and including Chapter 2 |
2: | Totally Closed Book, Closed Notes, NO Homeworks, NO Tests, NO Handwritten Notes, etc. |
Test #2: Tuesday, March 27, 2018. NO EXCEPTIONS. | |
1: | Covers material through and including Chapter 5. |
2: | Open Class Text Book and Class Website Notes ONLY (either as a hard copy or in electronic form, laptop or pad; NO Homeworks, NO Tests, NO Handwritten Notes, etc.) |
FINAL EXAM: Tuesday, May 1, 2018. NO EXCEPTIONS. | |
1: | Covers material from Chapters 1-6, and Chapter 14 (only the parts of Chapter 14 we covered in class). |
2: | Open Class Text Book and Class Website Notes ONLY; NO Homeworks, NO Tests, NO Handwritten Notes, etc. NO LAPTOPS OR COMPUTER PROGRAMS; ONLY handheld calculators. |
Homework#1: Due, Tuesday, January 23, 2018, before the beginning of class. | |
1: | Problem 2.4, Only Parts (b,c) |
2: | Problem 2.5, Only Part (c) |
3: | Problem 2.6 |
Homework#2: Due, Thursday, January 25, 2018 before the beginning of class. | |
1: | Problem 2.7(a) [Parts a, b, c, d] |
2: | Problem 2.7(a); U = Bocos^2(theta). Determine Maximum Directivity Do using Matlab computer program Directivity. |
Homework#3: Due, Tuesday, January 30, 2018, before the beginning of class. | |
1: | Problem 2.38 |
2: | Problem 2.43 |
Homework#4: Due, Thursday, February 1, 2018, before the beginning of class. | |
3: | Problem 2.48. Assume the antenna efficiency is unity; i.e., eo=1. |
1: | Problem 2.80 |
2: | Problem 2.93 |
3: | Problem 2.105 |
Homework#5: Due, Tuesday, February 13, 2018, before the beginning of class. | |
1: | Derive (4-8a)-(4-8b) using (4-6a)-(4-6c). Must show all the details. |
2: | Derive (4-10a)-(4-10c) using (4-6a)-4-6b). Must show all the details. |
3: | Rederive (4-10a)-(4-10c) using (4-8a)-(4-8b) and Maxwell's Equation (3-10) with J = 0; source-free region at the observation point. Must show all the details. |
Homework#6: Due, Tuesday, February 20, 2018, before the beginning of class. | |
1: | Problem 4.2(a,b). |
: | Part (c). Compute the Maximum Directivity using the Matlab Program Directivity of Chapter 2. |
2: | Problem 4.10(b). |
3: | Problem 4.18(b,d). |
Homework #7: Due, Thursday, February 22, 2018, before the beginning of class. | |
1: | Problem 4.32 |
2: | Problem 4.36 |
3: | Problem 4.45 |
Homework #8: Due, Tuesday, February 27, 2018, before the beginning of class. | |
1: | Problem 4.51 |
2: | Problem 4.63 |
3: | Problem 4.71 |
Homework#9: Due, Tuesday, March 13, 2018, before the beginning of class. | |
1: | Problem 5.4 |
2: | Problem 5.6 |
3: | Problem 5.17 |
Homework#10: Due, Thursday, March 15, 2018, before the beginning of class. | |
1: | Problem 5.25 |
2: | Problem 5.38 |
3: | Problem 5.38(c). Repeat Part (c) of Problem 5.38 with C (capacitor) or L (inductor), whichever is appropriate, in parallel; determine its value. |
Homework#11: Due, Thursday, March 29, 2018, before the beginning of class. | |
1: | Problem 6.3 |
2: | Problem 6.8 |
a. : | Using book equation |
b. : | Using book equation |
c. : | Determine Directivity Do (dimensionless and in db), * Analytically, * Computer Program Directivity, for both 6.a) and 6.8(b). |
3: | Problem 6.12 |
Homework#12: Due, Tuesday, April 3, 2018, before the beginning of the class. | |
1: | Problem 6.15. Also determine Directivity Do, dimensionless and in dB, using computer program ARRAYS. |
2: | Problem 6.16. Also determine Directivity Do, dimensionless and in dB, using computer program ARRAYS. |
3: | Problem 6.21. Also determine Directivity Do, dimensionless and in dB, using computer program ARRAYS. |
Homework#13: Due, Thursday, April 12, 2018, before the beginning of class. | |
1: | Problem 6.47 |
2: | Problem 6.63. Also plot the amplitude pattern to 0 to -60 dB scale. |
3: | Problem 6.90 |
3: | Problem 6.93 |
Homework#14: (65 Points): Due, Thursday, April 19, 2018, before the beginning of class. | |
1: | Special Design Problem. Details will be send to the students as an attachment to an email. |
Plot the normalized amplitude radiation patterns (using a scale of 0 to -60 dB to see that the design meets the specifications. |