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Course number and title: EE266 Computational Methods For Electromagnetics
Credits: 4
Instructor(s)-in-charge: T. Itoh (itoh@ee.ucla.edu)
Course type: Lecture
Required or Elective: A Physical and Wave Electronics Area course.
Course Schedule:
Lecture: 4 hrs/week.
Outside Study: 8 hrs/week.
Office Hours: 2 hrs/week.
 
Course Assessment:
Project Reports: 1 final project.
 
Grading Policy: Typically based on Final Projects and/or Presentation.
Course Prerequisites: EE162A, EE163A.
Catalog Description: Computational techniques for partial differential and integral equations: finite difference, finite element, method of moments.Applications include transmission lines, resonators, integrated circuits, solid-state device modeling, electromagnetic scattering, and antennas.  
Textbook and any related course material:
T. Itoh (ed), Numerical Techniques for Microwave and Millimeter Wave Passive Structures, Wiley, NY, 1999.
T. Itoh and B. Houshmand (ed), Time Domain Methods for Microwave Structures, IEEE Press, 1997.
 
Course Website
Topics covered in the course:
Finite Difference Method
FDTD
Finite Element Method.
Transmission Line Matrix Method.
Method of Lines.
Integral Equation Method.
Method of Moment.
Spectral Domain Method.
Mode Matching Method.
Transverse Resonance Method.
Will this course involve computer assignments? YES Will this course have TA(s) when it is offered? NO

:: Last modified: September 2007 by T. Itoh ::

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