Computational E&M(ECE490D, 2004)


1. 강의목표

Basics of simple modeling, numerical analysis, and computer-intensive simulation for applied and advanced E&M and charged particles (some plasma modeling included).


2. 강의 선수/수강 필수 사항

Some basic knowledge of one of computer languages, C or Fortran.


3. 강의교재

S. Nakamura: Applied Numerical Methods in C, Prentice Hall (1995) or its Fortran version (1991).


4. 참고 사항

English to be used in class.

S/U or letter grades (student auditing discouraged).

To be graded separately in two classes, simulation major and non-major.


5. 강의진도 계획

Week1-4: Ordinary differential eqs. (solvers and projects)

Week 5-7: Linear and nonliner eqs. solvers

Week 8-11: Partial diff. eqs. (FDM) and finite element method (FEM) solvers (and practices)

Week 12-15: Kinetic Monte Carlo simulations (project)


6. Software & Lecture materials

Lecture notes

Magnetics Analysis (Femm)

Electrostatics Analysis (Bela)

Please refer to the website( for detailed usage.

Bela Program Demo presentation

This demo. presentation ppt file does not contain the animation parts. If you want all materials, please contact us. We have a CD for it.

Korea Program from FEM (2003/10/21)