Seminar Microwave Circuits and Systems (SS, 2 SWS, 3 ECTS)

General Information

This seminar, offered jointly by the Institutes of Microwave Engineering and Electronic Devices and Circuits, will expose you to the world of microwave and millimeter-wave systems from several angles. It will cover the following topics

  • Systems
  • Antennas
  • Interconnect and packaging
  • Integrated circuits

using examples from the participating institutes' own research and the recent literature. Dive into one of those topics yourselves, conducting literature research,  understanding the underlying principles, and presenting your findings to students and staff. Plus, benefit from your peers' presentations. In doing so, you will gain a uniquely broad understanding of this fascinating topic, which fuels progress from high speed communications to self-driving cars.


  • Elektrotechnik, M.Sc., elective module
  • Informationssystemtechnik, M.Sc., elective module
  • Communication and Information Technology, M.Sc., elective module


  • Introduction to Microwave Engineering
  • Introduction to Microwave Communication Systems / Microwave System Design
  • Scientific Presentation Skills (offered by the Language Center) or
    Technical Presentation Skills

Dr.-Ing. Tobias Chaloun
Prof. Dr-Ing. Hermann Schumacher

Enrollment procedure:

Only on Moodle: Link
Limited to 12 participants

Enrollment period:
Starts at 19.4.2021 12:00
Ends on 22.4.2021 23:59

Online Introductory seminar (mandatory): 22. April 2021, 8:30 a.m.
Online Seminar sessions: Thursdays, 8:30-10:00 a.m.