Microwaves Laboratory


This lab teaches the major measurement techniques used in microwaves


  • the slotted line
  • microwave couplers
  • time domain reflectometry
  • antenna measurement
  • spectrum anayser
  • network analyser
  • noise measurement


microwaves, SA, VNA, slotted line, antennas

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses


Recommended courses

microwaves (in parallel)

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

  • Use tn lmajor measurement techniques in microwaves
  • Analyze results
  • Estimate measurment precision
  • Synthesize results in a report

Transversal skills

  • Write a scientific or technical report.
  • Collect data.
  • Make an oral presentation.

Teaching methods

labs, discussions and presentations

Expected student activities

  • do the experiments
  • synthetize the results
  • present and discuss the results
  • do a report

Assessment methods

Both the work in the lab and the reports will be assessed