Credits: 5

Schedule: 28.02.2019 - 23.05.2019

Teaching Period (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


Learning Outcomes (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Upon completion of the course, the student can:
1. List different materials and describe their usage in electrical energy applications
2. Model magnetic material’s behavior
3. Construct measurement setup for material characterization
4. Choose adequate materials for given electrical applications
5. Explain the physics behind magnetic, dielectric, and superconducting materials behavior

Content (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Soft magnetic materials, Hard magnetic materials, insulation materials and systems, Superconducting material applications, materials for power electronic components and applications.

Assessment Methods and Criteria (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Lectures, homework, and assignments. The grade is based on the assignments and homework, additional point are given for presence and participation to group works. No Exam!

Workload (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Contact teaching 32 h, independent studies and work-based learning 97 h.

Study Material (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Lecture slides, Book chapters, and Scientific publications

Course Homepage (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020):

Prerequisites (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

ELEC-E8407 Electromechanics or equivalent knowledge

Registration for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


Further Information (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Language class 3 English


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