mmWave Link Budget & RF Network Design Consideration

This half-day course begins with introducing the motivation and challenges of mmWave. It then discusses the propagation aspects of mmWave, explains the fundamentals of mmWave antenna design, and discusses link budget, output, and expectations. It ends with explaining RF design considerations in mmWave.

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Why Take This Course?

  • Enhance your industry knowledge and skills by gaining a greater understanding of mmWave Link Budget and RF Network Design.
  • Train with engineers at Qualcomm Technologies – a world leader in 5G technology and wireless engineering.
  • Learn online and at your own pace with our flexible eLearning format. Or, set up a live training session for groups of at least 15 people.


Course Outline:

  • Introduction to the motivation behind and challenges of mmWave.
  • Discuss the propagation aspects of mmWave.
  • Explain the fundamentals of mmWave antenna design
  • Discuss link budget, output, and expectations.
  • Explain RF design considerations in mmWave.



  • You have prior knowledge of LTE, LTE-Advanced, and advanced Massive MIMO in 5G NR.
  • You are one of the following:
    • Network Engineer
    • RF Engineer
    • Systems Engineer
  • This course is part of our corporate program, so your company will need to sign an NDA to access it.



  • Explain the propagation aspects at mmWave.
  • Review mmWave antenna fundamentals.
  • Define the Link Budget.
  • Analyze case studies and deployment considerations.

Course Information

Duration: 3-4 Hours
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