Electronics and Computer Engineering, Publication in the Diário da República - Despacho nº 10766/2011 - 30/08/2011

6 ECTS; 2º Ano, 1º Semestre, 28,0 T + 42,0 TP + 5,0 OT

- Rui Manuel Domingos Gonçalves
- Raul Manuel Domingos Monteiro


A-The students should acquire the basic concepts to understand electromagnetic phenomena
B-Be able to apply them in different areas of electrical engineering.

Structure of matter - atoms and molecules.
Electric charge. Coulomb's Law and electric force. Potential. Gauss' law.
Dielectric and capacitance.
Electric current and electrical resistance.
Magnetic Field and its sources.
Faraday's Law and Electromagnetic Induction.
Maxwell's equations. Propagation of electromagnetic waves.
Single-phase sinusoidal AC.
Three-phase AC systems.

Evaluation Methodology
Continuous assessment: two tests (middle and end of the semester) with a weight of 50% each to the grade.
Written exam (Exam or final Exam) with 100% weighting for the grade. Oral exam (in exceptional cases).

(2015). Sebenta de Electromagnetismo - EEC. ESTT-IPT: UDMF-ESTT-IPT
(1996). Física 3 - Electricidade, Magnetismo e Ótica. (Vol. 3). S.Paulo: Livros Técnicos e Científicos
(2000). Física - Electricidade e Magnetismo. (Vol. 3). S.Paulo: Livros Técnicos e Científicos
(2008). Fundamentos de Circuitos Elétricos. Lisboa: McGraw-Hill

Method of interaction
Lectures, tutorials and lab experimental sessions.

Software used in class