Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9101045271998MicrowavesElective118
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Microwaves is aimed at graduate students of physics and engineering for an fundamental course on theory of microwave propagation and microwaves techniques.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Assist. Prof. Dr.Teoman YILDIZ
Learning Outcomes
1Mikrodalgaların temellerini anlayabilmek.
2Teknolojik ilerlemeller ışığında geliştirilen yeni mikrodalga aygıtlarının özelliklerini anlayabilmek.
3Mikrodalga yayılımını ayırt edebilmek, analizleyebilmek ve değerlendirebilmek.
4Kaynak tarayabilmek, sunum yapabilmek, mikrodalga problem çözümlerinin sonuçlarını ortaya koyabilmek ve değerlendirebilmek.
5Matematik bilgilerini mikrodalga problemlerinin çözümlerine uygulayabilmek.
6Mikrodalgaların fiziksel özelliklerini ortaya koyabilmek.
7Mikrodalgaların günlük yaşamdaki uygulamalarını öğrenebilmek.
8To be able to understand the basics of microwaves.
9To be able to understand the properties of the new devices which are improved by technological developments.
10To be able to identify and analysis and evaluate ofthe propagation of microwaves.
11To be able to review of literature, to be able to present and to be able to evaluate the results.
12To be able to apply the information of mathematics to the analysis of microwave problems.
13To be able to present the physical properties of microwaves.
14To be able to learn the applications of microwaves in daily life.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
This course includes electromagnetic fields, waveguides, conducting media, devices and measurement techniques.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Transmission Line, Impedance Measurement.
2Electromagnetic Fields, Maxwell's Equations, Plane Waves, Wavelength of a propagating wave.
3Waveguide Transmission, Waveguide Models, Microwave Resonators.
4Rectangular Waveguides.Problem çözme vedeğerlendirme.
5Circular Waveguides.Problem Solving and Evaluating.
6Conducting Media, High Cunductivity.Problem çözme vedeğerlendirme.
7Ferrita Media, Magnetic Materials, Ferrite in Waveguide.Problem Solving and Evaluating.
8Midterm
9Plasma and Electron Beam, Electromagnetic Properties, Permitivity.
10Oscillators and Amplifiers, Klystron, Magnetron, Diodes, Laser.Problem Solving and Evaluating.
11Components, Phase Changers, Bolometer, Isolators, Attenuators.
12Stripline, Active Circuits.Problem Solving and Evaluating.
13Microwave Measurements.
14Frequency Techniques.Problem Solving and Evaluating.
15Waveguide Test Techniques.
16Final exam.
Recommended or Required Reading
Course Book: 1- Microwaves-An introduction to microwave theory and techniques-, A.J.Baden Fuller, Pergammon Press, Sec. Edt., 1990 2- Microwave Theory and Applications, Stephen F. Adam, Hewlett Packard, Courtesy of Agilent Technologies, Inc,, 1969
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Examination1100
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Sınavı1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
SUM100
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Makeup Examination122
Problem Solving5210
Discussion14228
Question-Answer14228
Report Preparation7428
Report Presentation7214
Self Study14342
Individual Study for Homework Problems4520
Individual Study for Mid term Examination12525
Individual Study for Final Examination13030
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)231
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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