Numerical Methods in Electromechanics 1

Graduate course, Aalto University, Department of Electrical Engineering and Automation, 2023

42 h, Course on Finite Element Method applied to electric machines

Link to the course


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. The course is composed of lectures, exercises, and assignments.

Learning Outcomes

The fundamentals of finite element analysis (FEM / FEA), especially in the scope of modelling electric machines.

Work Load

Lectures: 22 h
Exercises: 20 h
2 Assignments