Electromagnetics



Wireless Transmission Careers:


BYU team installs new antenna on world's largest radio telescope

BYU engineers designed a prototype antenna that allows
astronomers to process deep space signals much faster




  • World Applications
    • Wireless transmission
    • Antennas
    • Optical communication
    • Frequency/amplitude modulation
    • Mobile devices (Ethernet/internet connections)
    • Satellite communication

  • Future Technologies
    • RF ID tracking
    • Nanorobot "doctors"
    • Power transmission

  • Companies

  • Applicable Courses
    • Integral and differential calculus
    • Linear algebra
    • Ordinary differential equations
    • ECEn 360: Electromagnetic Fields and Waves
    • ECEn 370: Probability Theory
    • ECEn 380: Signals and Systems
    • ECEn 485: Digital Communication Theory
    • ECEn 562: Optical Communications


Photonics Careers:


Laser music: BYU electrical engineers use light to beam songs
across a room

Students used lasers to transmit music from an iPhone to speakers




  • World Applications
    • Lasers (medical, drilling)
    • Imaging (IR, cameras)
    • Thin, flexible displays
    • Communications
    • Material processing
    • Optical fibers (storage and communication)
    • CD players

  • Future Technologies
    • Invisibility cloaks
    • Holographic storage

  • Companies

  • Applicable Courses
    • Integral and differential calculus
    • Linear algebra
    • Ordinary differential equations
    • ECEn 360: Electromagnetic Fields and Waves
    • ECEn 462: Electromagnetic Radiation and Propagation
    • ECEn 466: Introduction to Optical Engineering
    • ECEn 562: Optical Communications
    • ECEn 555: Optoelectronic Devices





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