372.028 Numerical analysis of electrical machines and devices
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2021W, VU, 2.0h, 3.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise
  • Format: Distance Learning

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to successfully perform numerical calculations by means of the Finite Element Method in particular for electrical machines and transformers.

Subject of course

Finite Element Method; Coupled electromagnetic-mechanical and electromagnetic-thermal problems; Material modelling; Calculation of significant parameters; Design optimization; Various exercises in the field of the lecture.

Teaching methods

  • Introduction to the Finite Element Method in terms of both electromagnetics as well as numerical mathematics.
  • Practical exercises for training using vatious software products as well as interpretation of the results.

Mode of examination


Additional information

Die Lehrveranstaltung wird im WS2021 situationsbedingt via Distance Learning stattfinden, Details via News-Beiträgen.



Examination modalities

Final presentation

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
04.10.2021 00:00 25.10.2021 00:00



Lecture notes will be provided by the secretariat of the institute E370.

Previous knowledge

Lectures on Electrodynamics.