Students in this course learn the high frequency techniques used in radio frequency and microwave measurement and circuit design. The professional tools and professional software used in this course include:
 Vector network analyzer
 Scalar network analyzer
 Spectrum analyzer
 Microwave signal generators
 Wire bonder
 Photolithography lab
 Agilent Genesys (frequency domain circuit simulator)
 IE3D (electromagnetic field simulator for microstrip circuits)
 HFSS (electromagnetic field simulator for 3D structures)
 Maple (general purpose math software)
