EI3304 Integral Equations in Electromagnetics 6.0 credits
Integralekvationsmetoder inom elektromagnetism
The course is intended for PhD students whose research topic is within or related to classical electromagnetic field theory, with applications to scattering from objects with general shapes
Education cycleThird cycle
Main field of study
Grading scaleP, F
Information for research students about course offerings
The course is given when there is sufficient demand. Please contact the examiner if you are interested in taking the course.
Intended learning outcomes
After completion of the course the student shall be able to
- explain briefly the Fredholm theory for integral equations
- derive electromagnetic representation formulas, from generalized Green formulas,
- derive line, surface, and volume integral equations
- discretize integral equations into matrix equations
- explain some methods for improved and accelerated convergence
Course main content
Numerical methods for analyzing scattering of electromagnetic waves from objects with complicated shape
Lessons and consultations
Colton & Kress, Integral Equation Methods in Scattering Theory
Morita & Kumagi, Integral Equation methods for Electromagnetics
Wang, Generalized Moment Methods in Electromagnetics
Chew et.al., Fast and Efficient Algorithms in Computational Electromagnetics Research papers
- EXA1 - Examination, 6.0, grading scale: P, F
- Electrostatic or magnetostatic problem
- Thin‐wire antenna
- Scattering from metallic or homogeneous object
- Scattering from heterogeneous object
Requirements for final grade
Satisfactory performance in all home‐assignments. Oral presentation of one assignment.
Martin Norgren <email@example.com>
Course syllabus valid from: Autumn 2011.
Examination information valid from: Spring 2019.