Course Description

Course Name

Transmission Lines

Session: VCPS3119

Hours & Credits

10 Host University Units

Prerequisites & Language Level

Taught In English

  • There is no language prerequisite for courses at this language level.


Course outline:
Module B of EEE3055W. This module provides an advanced introduction to overhead 3-phase power transmission lines. Short, medium and long line models. RF and microwave transmission lines, coaxial lines, micro strip, wave guides and fibre optic transmission lines. Equivalent circuit and line constants, two port equations, propagation, attenuation and phase constant, characteristic impedance, incident and reflected waves, reflection coefficient, the Smith Chart, standing waves, high frequency loss-less lines, and line matching examples.

24 lectures, 5 tutorials, 1 design project

DP requirements: Satisfactory completion of coursework.
Assessment: Project (20%), June Examination (80%).

Course Entry Requirements: EEE2039W, MAM2083F.

*Course content subject to change