Project Description

Course Overview

This short online course explains transmission lines concepts as applied to RF and high-speed digital PCB design including different transmission lines types used in modern multilayer PCBs.

What you will learn
  • Electromagnetic wave behaviour

  • Power transfer efficiency

  • Transmission line fundamentals

  • Reflection and transmission of pulses

  • Transmission line Zo

  • Reflection and transmission parameters

  • S-parameters

  • Phase, group velocity and dispersion
  • Stripline and off-centre stripline

  • Microstrip and buried microstrip line

  • Other transmission line types

  • Coupled line concepts

Technical Level

Introductory

Time to Complete

Approx. 1 hr 15 mins

Course ID

RF802

Course Curriculum

5 modules – 23 video lessons – 55 mins total
– video lesson   – pdf download   – app download   – quiz

1.1 Transmission Lines  

2.1 Electromagnetic Wave Behaviour  
2.2 Distributed Not Lumped  
2.3 Power Transfer Efficiency  
2.4 Transmission Line Fundamentals  
2.5 Reflection and Transmission of Pulses  
2.6 Transmission Line Zo  
2.7 Reflection Parameters  
2.8 Transmission Parameters  
2.9 S-Parameters  
2.10 Phase and Group Velocity  
2.11 Dispersion  

3.1 Types of Transmission Lines  
3.2 Stripline  
3.3 Off-Centre Stripline  
3.4 Microstrip Line  
3.5 Buried Microstrip Line  
3.6 Other Types of Transmission Lines  

4.1 Coupled Lines  
4.2 Circuit Models – Mutual L and C  
4.3 Even and Odd Modes  
4.4 Coupled Lines  
4.5 N Coupled Lines  

5.1 TX-LINE® Transmission Line Calculator App  

Includes 1-year unlimited individual access to all course content

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