EC GATE Electromagnetic Theory Online Test

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Syllabus

Elements of vector calculus: divergence and curl; Gauss' and Stokes' theorems, Maxwell's equations: differential and integral forms. Wave equation, Poynting vector. Plane waves: propagation through various media; reflection and refraction; phase and group velocity; skin depth. Transmission lines: characteristic impedance; impedance transformation; Smith chart; impedance matching; S parameters, pulse excitation. Waveguides: modes in rectangular waveguides; boundary conditions; cut-off frequencies; dispersion relations. Basics of propagation in dielectric waveguide and optical fibers. Basics of Antennas: Dipole antennas; radiation pattern; antenna gain.

Analysis of Previous GATE Papers

Exam Year 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13
1 Mark Questions 2 2 1 2 2 2 2 2 4 4 1
2 Mark Questions 7 6 6 8 7 5 3 2 3 5 2
Total Marks 16 14 13 18 16 12 8 6 10 14 5

 

Exam Year 2014 2015
Set Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 1 Set 2 Set 3
1 Mark Questions 2 2 2 4 2 2 2
2 Mark Questions 3 4 3 3 4 3 4
Total Marks 8 10 8 10 10 8 10