Credits: 5 cr.
Teaching period: III (Winter).
Workload: Contact teaching 42 h, independent studies and assignments 72 h, revision 18 h, exam 3h.
Learning outcomes: The fundamentals of finite element analysis (FEM / FEA), especially in the scope of modelling electric machines.
Contents: Typical workflow for general numerical analysis. Problem formulations in electromagnetics, and their solution via FEM. Modelling circuit connections and motion, and post-processing the results for torque, losses, etc. Introduction to 3D problems and topical challenges on the field.
Assessment: Exam and assignments.
Study material: lecture slides + supplementary handouts
Lectures: Antti Lehikoinen