Electromagnetics 833 - 1st term, 2012
This is the home page of Computational Electromagnetics
833, Dept. of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Univ.
Stellenbosch, South Africa.This
course is being taught by Prof D B Davidson
and Prof MM Botha
days and times:
Lectures are given every week during the first term.
Venue: usually E207 , E&E
Engineering, University of Stellenbosch.
- Minor corrections on lecture 6
- Fourth task posted 20 March.
- Notes for 5th and 6th classes
(FEM) posted 19 March.
for third class posted 20 Feb.
- Second task posted 14 Feb.
- Notes for second class posted 13 Feb.
- First task posted 10 Feb.
- Notes for first class posted 06 Feb.
- Site first posted 06 Feb 2012.
aim of this well-established post-graduate course is to teach
the basics of computaitonal
electromagnetics for RF and microwave engineers. The content
varies from year to year. A detailed
planner is available.
schedule and course content (provisional)
- Lecture 1 (7 Feb 2012): A brief overview of CEM
and an introduction to the MoM.
Lecture notes for
1 and part
2 are available. Click here for the first
- Lecture 2 (14 Feb
2012): The solution of TM scattering from a cylinder using
the MoM. Lecture notes
Click here for the second
- Lecture 3 (21 Feb
2012). Weighted residual formulations (notes);
the RWG element and the solution of the EFIE MPIE using the
MoM (notes). Click here
for the third
- 29 Feb: Lecture by
- Lecture 4 (6 Mar
2012): More on RWG and EFIE MPIE.
- Lecture 5 (13 Mar
2012): 1D FEM intro. Notes.
6 (20 Mar 2012): More on FEM in 1D. Notes, with
corrections. Click here for the fourth
for RF and Microwave Engineering, 2nd edition, Cambridge
University Press, 2011.