Project Description

Course Overview

This short online course provides an overview of RF and microwave antennas including antennas types as well as terms used to quantify their performance such as antenna gain and effective isotropic radiated power (EIRP). A review quiz is included to test knowledge and understanding.

What you will learn
  • Know the basics of how antennas work

  • Describe a range of RF and microwave antenna types

  • Define commonly used antenna terms

  • Understand the concept of effective isotropic radiated power (EIRP)

  • Describe antenna polarization and why it is used

Technical Level


Time to Complete

Approx. 30 mins

Course ID


Course Curriculum

2 modules – 6 video lessons – 22 mins total
– video lesson   – pdf download   – quiz

1.1 Introduction to Antennas  
1.2 Types of RF and Microwave Antenna  
1.3 Antenna Terms  
1.4 EIRP  
1.5 Antenna Polarization  
1.6 Antennas for Portable Products  
1.7 Module Quiz  

2.1 Application Note – Inverted-F PCB Antennas  
2.2 Recommended Reading  

Includes 1-year unlimited individual access to all course content

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