Week-1: Scattering Matrix Concepts
Week-2: Instantaneous form of Maxwell’s equations : Differential and Integral forms, Generalized Current Concept, Poynting
Vector and Conservation of Power
Week-3: Time Harmonic form of Maxwell’s equations : Poynting Vector and Conservation of Power
Week-4: Wave Equation and Solution, Relation between Wavenumbers in a Homogeneous Medium, Radiation from an Electric Current Source in a Homogeneous Medium
Week-5: Radiation from a Magnetic Current Source in a Homogeneous Medium and its application to the Green's function computation for electromagnetic field problems
Week-6: Rectangular Waveguide I : Solution to the TM to z and TE to z Modes from the z-directed Magnetic and Electric Vector Potentials, Potential Functions in the Rectangular Waveguide, Cut-off Frequency, Dominant Mode, Propagation and Attenuation Constants
: Rectangular Waveguide II : Characteristic Impedances of TE to z and TM to z Modes, Computation of Power Flow,
Computation of Power Dissipation on Waveguide WallsWeek-8
: Rectangular Cavity Resonator : Potential Functions of TM and TE modes for the Cavity, Resonant Frequency, Field Computation in the Cavity, Computation of Stored Energy and Quality Factor.
: The Reciprocity Theorem, Computation of Amplitudes of Forward and Backward Propagating Waves for Electric and Magnetic Current Sources in the WaveguideWeek-10
: Analysis of Guided Structures : Partially-Filled Rectangular Waveguide, Dielectric Slab Guide, Non-Radiating Dielectric GuidesWeek-11
: Cylindrical Wave Functions, TE and TM modes in Circular Waveguides : Potential Functions in the Circular Waveguide, Cut-off Frequency, Propagation Constant, Circular CavityWeek-12
: Application to the Coupling Problem : Aperture-Coupled, Probe-Coupled and Waveguide Coupled structures.