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FSK3892 Microwave Engineering, Advanced PhD Course 7.5 credits

The course is a continuation of the PhD course SK3893 (Microwave Engineering, Basic PhD Course) where the remaining parts of the textbook by Collin are treated. In this course, the examination in the form of home assignments.

Course offering missing for current semester as well as for previous and coming semesters
Headings with content from the Course syllabus FSK3892 (Spring 2019–) are denoted with an asterisk ( )

Content and learning outcomes

Course contents

The course is a continuation of the basic PhD course SK3893 where the remaining parts of the textbook by Collin are treated. In this course the examination is in the form of home assignments which are presented at seminars.

Intended learning outcomes

After the course the students should be able to:

  • solve microwave design problems from (or with the same level of difficulty as given at) the end of chosen chapters of the textbook "Microwave Engineering" by R.E. Collin.
  • present and discuss results of microwave design problems in seminars.

Course disposition

Seminars and home assignments.

Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites

Enrolled as PhD student.

SK3893 or equivalent.

Recommended prerequisites

SK3893 or equivalent


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"Microwave Engineering" by R.E. Collin, from McGraw-Hill ISBN 0-07-112569-8 (2nd edition from 1992) or from Wiley-IEEE Press, ISBN: 0-7803-6031-1

Examination and completion

If the course is discontinued, students may request to be examined during the following two academic years.

Grading scale

P, F


  • HEMA - Home assignments, 7.5 credits, grading scale: P, F

Based on recommendation from KTH’s coordinator for disabilities, the examiner will decide how to adapt an examination for students with documented disability.

The examiner may apply another examination format when re-examining individual students.

HEM1: Home-assignemnts, 7.5 credits, grading scale: P/F

Other requirements for final grade

Passed home assignments which are presented at seminars.

Opportunity to complete the requirements via supplementary examination

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Opportunity to raise an approved grade via renewed examination

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Ethical approach

  • All members of a group are responsible for the group's work.
  • In any assessment, every student shall honestly disclose any help received and sources used.
  • In an oral assessment, every student shall be able to present and answer questions about the entire assignment and solution.

Further information

Course web

Further information about the course can be found on the Course web at the link below. Information on the Course web will later be moved to this site.

Course web FSK3892

Offered by

SCI/Applied Physics

Main field of study

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Education cycle

Third cycle

Add-on studies

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Postgraduate course

Postgraduate courses at SCI/Applied Physics