Politecnico di Torino
Politecnico di Torino
Politecnico di Torino
Academic Year 2007/08
Radiofrequency systems in telecommunications II
1st degree and Bachelor-level of the Bologna process in Telecommunication Engineering - Torino
Teacher Status SSD Les Ex Lab Tut Years teaching
Trinchero Daniele ORARIO RICEVIMENTO RC ING-INF/02 3 3 0 0 7
SSD CFU Activities Area context
ING-INF/02 5 B - Caratterizzanti Ingegneria elettronica
Objectives of the course
The course provides the basic concepts on guided and free-space propagation. the radiation of electromagnetic waves is studied and the main types of antennas are presented.
Radiofrequency systems in telecommunications I
' Metallic wave guides: Prpagation modes and their characteristics. Rectangular and coaxial wave guides. Discontinuities: irises.
' Plane waves and polarization. Stratified media.
' Radiation and antennas: Antenna parameters and link budget equation. Elementary dipoles and half-wave dipoles. Horns and parabolic antennas. Antenna arrays. Printed antennas
Laboratories and/or exercises
Measurement of gain and antenna radiation pattern
Visit to a transmitting site of national interest
R. Orta, 'Teoria delle linee di trasmissione', dispense
L. Matekovitz, P. Pirinoli, G. Perrone, D. Trinchero, 'Campi Elettromagnetici. Linee di trasmissione e guide d'onda. Esercizi svolti', Esculapio, Bologna, 2002.
Written examinations with an optional oral part
Revisions / Exam
Written examinations with an optional oral part

Programma definitivo per l'A.A.2006/07

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