EECS 180C Engineering Electromagnetics III (2016-2017)

EECS 180C Engineering Electromagnetics III

(Not required for any major. Selected Elective for EE.)
Catalog Data:

EECS 180C Engineering Electromagnetics III (Credit Units: 4) Propagation in anisotropic media. Propagation in ferrites and non-reciprocal devices. Scattering and dispersion. Electromagnetic properties of materials. Scattering of small nanoparticles. Spherical waves. Cross section of large and small objects. Radar equation. Coherent and incoherent radiation. Prerequisite: EECS180B. Electrical Engineering majors have first consideration for enrollment. (Design units: 0)

Required Textbook:
. Edition, , 1969, ISBN-13 978-0471585510.

Recommended Textbook:
None
References:
None
Coordinator:
Filippo Capolino
Relationship to Student Outcomes
No student outcomes specified.
Course Learning Outcomes. Students will:

1. Understand electromagnetic propagation in anisotropic and non-reciprocal materials like crystals and ferrites and corresponding devices.

2. Learn the basic nature of electromagnetic properties of materials and how to include them into analyses.

3. Learn the basic concepts of dispersion and scattering and use spherical waves.

4. Understand electromagnetics of small particles and their effect in natural and engineering problems.

5. Understand the basic concept of the radar equation and radar principle of operation.

6. Understand concepts of coherent and incoherent radiation.

Prerequisites by Topic

Understanding of Maxwell’s equations applied to static electric and magnetic fields. Understanding of Maxwell’s equations in the frequency and time domains. Understanding of basic wave propagation and radiation.

Lecture Topics:

Propagation in anisotropic media, propagation in ferrites and non-reciprocal devices. Scattering and dispersion. Electromagnetic properties of materials. Scattering of small nanoparticles. Spherical waves. Cross section of large and small objects. Radar equation. Coherent and incoherent radiation.

Class Schedule:

Meets for 3 hours of lecture and 1 hour of discussion each week for 10 weeks.

Computer Usage:

HP Advanced Design System

Laboratory Projects:

None

Professional Component

Contributes toward the Major Design experience.

Design Content Description
Approach:
Lectures:
Laboratory Portion:
Grading Criteria:
  • Homework: 20%
  • Midterm Exam: 40%
  • Final Exam: 40%
  • Total: 100%
Estimated ABET Category Content:

Mathematics and Basic Science: 0.0 credit units

Computing: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Topics: 4.0 credit units

Engineering Science: 4.0 credit units

Engineering Design: 0.0 credit units

Prepared:
July 12, 2016
Senate Approved:
January 10, 2012
Approved Effective:
2012 Fall Qtr