EE-536 / 2 credits

Teacher: Kis Andras

Language: English


Summary

Students will learn simple theoretical models, the theoretical background of finite element modeling as well as its application to modeling charge, mass and heat transport in electronic, fluidic and electromechanical micro and nanosystem.

Content

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

Basic electronics and physics

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

  • Choose the appropriate approach to modelling a simple device
  • Design a Comsol model appropriate for a given device type
  • Interpret the predictions from a model
  • Solve a simple theoretical device model
  • Perform a sanity check on a model
  • Choose the appropriate boundary conditions

Teaching methods

Ex cathedra

Exercises on a computer using Comsol

Project work in a small group

Assessment methods

Project report and presentation

In the programs

  • Semester: Fall
  • Exam form: During the semester (winter session)
  • Subject examined: Physical models for micro and nanosystems
  • Lecture: 2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Semester: Fall
  • Exam form: During the semester (winter session)
  • Subject examined: Physical models for micro and nanosystems
  • Lecture: 2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Semester: Fall
  • Exam form: During the semester (winter session)
  • Subject examined: Physical models for micro and nanosystems
  • Lecture: 2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks

Reference week

 MoTuWeThFr
8-9     
9-10     
10-11CO5
ELA2
CO6
    
11-12    
12-13     
13-14     
14-15     
15-16     
16-17     
17-18     
18-19     
19-20     
20-21     
21-22     

Monday, 10h - 12h: Lecture CO5
ELA2
CO6