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Swayam Central

Antennas

By Prof. Girish Kumar   |   IIT Bombay
This Course will cover the fundamentals of Antenna, Dipole Antennas, Monopole Antennas, Loop Antennas, Slot Antennas, Linear and Planar Arrays, Microstrip Antennas (MSA), MSA Arrays, Helical Antennas, Horn Antennas, Yagi-Uda & Log-Periodic Antennas, Reflector Antennas. 

INTENDED AUDIENCE : All undergraduate and postgraduate students, PhD scholars, teachers, industry
PREREQUISITES : Basic knowledge of Electromagnetic Waves.
INDUSTRY SUPPORT : Telecom industry, defense industry and space organization.

Learners enrolled: 1425

SUMMARY

Course Status : Upcoming
Course Type : Elective
Duration : 12 weeks
Start Date : 27 Jan 2020
End Date : 17 Apr 2020
Exam Date : 25 Apr 2020
Enrollment Ends : 03 Feb 2020
Category :
  • Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering
  • Level : Undergraduate/Postgraduate
    This is an AICTE approved FDP course

    COURSE LAYOUT

    Week 1  :  
    Lecture 1:Antenna Introduction-I
    Lecture 2:Antenna Introduction-II
    Lecture 3:Antenna Introduction-III
    Lecture 4:Antenna Fundamentals-I
    Lecture 5:Antenna Fundamentals-II

    Week 2  :  
    Lecture 1:Antenna Radiation Hazards-I
    Lecture 2:Antenna Radiation Hazards-II
    Lecture 3:Dipole Antennas-I
    Lecture 4:Dipole Antennas-II
    Lecture 5:Dipole Antennas-III

    Week 3  : 
    Lecture 1:Monopole Antennas-I
    Lecture 2:Monopole Antennas-II
    Lecture 3:Loop Antennas
    Lecture 4:Slot Antennas

    Week 4  :  
    Lecture 1:Linear Arrays-I
    Lecture 2:Linear Arrays-II
    Lecture 3:Linear Arrays-III
    Lecture 4:Planar Arrays

    Week 5  :  
    Lecture 1:Microstrip Antennas(MSA)
    Lecture 2:Rectangular MSA
    Lecture 3:MSA Parametric Analysis-I
    Lecture 4:MSA Parametric Analysis-II
    Lecture 5:Circular MSA

    Week 6  :  
    Lecture 1:Broadband MSA-I
    Lecture 2:Broadband MSA-II
    Lecture 3:Broadband MSA-III
    Lecture 4:Broadband MSA-IV
    Lecture 5:Broadband MSA-V

    Week 7  :  
    Lecture 1:Compact MSA-I
    Lecture 2:Compact MSA-II
    Lecture 3:Compact MSA-III
    Lecture 4:Tunable MSA-I
    Lecture 5:Tunable MSA-II

    Week 8  :  
    Lecture 1:Circularly Polarized MSA-I
    Lecture 2:Circularly Polarized MSA-II
    Lecture 3:Circularly Polarized MSA-III
    Lecture 4:MSA Arrays-I
    Lecture 5:MSA Arrays-II
    Lecture 6:MSA Arrays-III

    Week 9  : 
    Lecture 1:Helical Antennas-I
    Lecture 2:Helical Antennas-II
    Lecture 3:Helical Antennas-III
    Lecture 4:Helical Antennas-IV
    Lecture 5:Helical Antennas-V

    Week 10  : 
    Lecture 1:Horn Antennas-I
    Lecture 2:Horn Antennas-II
    Lecture 3:Horn Antennas-III
    Lecture 4:Horn Antennas-IV
    Lecture 5:Horn Antennas-V

    Week 11  :  
    Lecture 1:Yagi-Uda and Log-Periodic Antennas-I
    Lecture 2:Yagi-Uda and Log-Periodic Antennas-II
    Lecture 3:Yagi-Uda and Log-Periodic Antennas-III
    Lecture 4:IE3D Session TA-I
    Lecture 5:IE3D Session TA-II
    Lecture 6:IE3D Session TA-III

    Week 12  :  
    Lecture 1:Reflector Antennas-I
    Lecture 2:Reflector Antennas-II
    Lecture 3:Reflector Antennas-III
    Lecture 4:Reflector Antennas-IV
    Lecture 5:Lab Session

    BOOKS AND REFERENCES

    •   J.D. Kraus- Antennas
    •   C.A. Balanis-Antenna Theory,
    •   G. Kumar/K.P.Ray- Broadband-Microstrip-Antennas

    INSTRUCTOR BIO

    Prof. Girish Kumar

    IIT Bombay
    Girish Kumar received the Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur, India, in 1983. From 1983 to 1985, he was a Research Associate with the Electrical Engineering Department, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada. From 1985 to 1991, he was an Assistant Professor with the Electrical Engineering Department, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND, USA. Since 1991, he is with IIT Bombay, India, where he is currently a Professor in the Electrical Engineering Department. He has authored more than 300 papers in the international and national journals and conference proceedings. He is an author of three books and filed seven patents. His research interests include microstrip antennas and arrays, broadband antennas, microwave integrated circuits and systems.

    COURSE CERTIFICATE

    • The course is free to enroll and learn from. But if you want a certificate, you have to register and write the proctored exam conducted by us in person at any of the designated exam centres.
    • The exam is optional for a fee of Rs 1000/- (Rupees one thousand only).
    • Date and Time of Exams: 25th April 2020, Morning session 9am to 12 noon; Afternoon Session 2pm to 5pm.
    • Registration url: Announcements will be made when the registration form is open for registrations.
    • The online registration form has to be filled and the certification exam fee needs to be paid. More details will be made available when the exam registration form is published. If there are any changes, it will be mentioned then.
    • Please check the form for more details on the cities where the exams will be held, the conditions you agree to when you fill the form etc.

    CRITERIA TO GET A CERTIFICATE:
    • Average assignment score = 25% of average of best 8 assignments out of the total 12 assignments
     given in the course. 
    • Exam score = 75% of the proctored certification exam score out of 100
    • Final score = Average assignment score + Exam score

    YOU WILL BE ELIGIBLE FOR A CERTIFICATE ONLY IF AVERAGE ASSIGNMENT SCORE >=10/25 AND EXAM SCORE >= 30/75. 
    • If one of the 2 criteria is not met, you will not get the certificate even if the Final score >= 40/100.
    • Certificate will have your name, photograph and the score in the final exam with the breakup.It will have the logos of NPTEL and IIT Bombay. It will be e-verifiable at nptel.ac.in/noc.
    • Only the e-certificate will be made available. Hard copies will not be dispatched.

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