COMPUTATIONAL ELECTROMAGNETICS AND APPLICATIONS

Course Information
TitleΥΠΟΛΟΓΙΣΤΙΚΟΣ ΗΛΕΚΤΡΟΜΑΓΝΗΤΙΣΜΟΣ ΚΑΙ ΕΦΑΡΜΟΓΕΣ / COMPUTATIONAL ELECTROMAGNETICS AND APPLICATIONS
CodeΜΥΠ605
FacultySciences
SchoolPhysics
Cycle / Level2nd / Postgraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID40000180

Programme of Study: PPS Computional Physics (2014-today)

Registered students: 19
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses belonging to the selected specialization217.5

Class Information
Academic Year2017 – 2018
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
600112374
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
  • Skills Development
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
After successful completion of the course, students will - be familiar with the numerical technique of FDTD, - know how to use a commercial computational electromagnetics software package, and - be able to tackle numerically small problems in electromagnetics.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
Course Content (Syllabus)
The Finite Difference Time Domain (FDTD) (one-dimensional wave equation, Maxwell's equations and Yee's algorithm, Numerical dispersion, Source modelling, Absorbing Boundary Conditions, Subcell models, Models of discrete circuit elements). Applications of the FDTD method (point source radiation and short dipole, Exposure of user's head to mobile phone radiation).
Keywords
FDTD
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • Book
  • commercial software
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures
Interactive Teaching in Information Center
Project
Total
Student Assessment
Description
Assignments (30% of final marks). Project (30% of final marks). Written exams at the end of semester (40% of final marks).
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Summative)
Bibliography
Additional bibliography for study
Computational Electrodynamics: The Finite-Difference Time-Domain Method, A. Taflove and S.C. Hagness (eds.), Artech House, 2000
Last Update
06-11-2015