EF3215 Computer Methods in Electrophysics 4.0 credits

Datametoder i elektrofysiken

The course serves as an introduction to modern computer methods used in electrophysics research.

  • Education cycle

    Third cycle
  • Main field of study

  • Grading scale

    P, F

At present this course is not scheduled to be offered.

Intended learning outcomes

After completed course the students should have a basic overview of important computer tools for computation, and processing and visualization of data.

Course main content

The course content is decided from the computer needs of the present graduate students. Examples are: the Unix/Linux operating system; high-level programming languages, e.g. C and Fortran; computing and visualization tools and packages, e.g., Matlab, IDL, Maple; parallel processing and super computers. Current techniques for data acquisition may also be presented.


Seminars, projects assignments.



Lecture notes.


  • EXA1 - Examination, 4.0, grading scale: P, F

Requirements for final grade

Completed individual project assignments.

Offered by

EECS/Space and Plasma Physics


Anita Kullen


Anita Kullen <kullen@kth.se>


Course syllabus valid from: Spring 2012.
Examination information valid from: Spring 2019.