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Course Code :1004FTIELK
Study domain:Engineering Sciences
Academic year:2020-2021
Semester:1st semester
Contact hours:36
Study load (hours):84
Contract restrictions: No contract restriction
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:exam in the 1st semester
Lecturer(s)Paul De Meulenaere
Raf Catthoor
Yon Vanommeslaeghe
Rens Baeyens

3. Course contents *

Electrostatics: Coulomb force - electrical field Gauss's law - electric potential - capacitor

Electrodynamics: current, voltage, resistance, power

Electrical networks: solving networks with Kirchhoff's laws, superposition, Thévenin's theorem. Non-ideal voltage source. Electrical measurements. RC-circuit.

Magnetic field. Electromagnetic forces. Basic operation of an electromotor.

Magnetic field of a current  (Biot-Savart and Ampère)

Magnetic effects in materials, ferromagnetism

Electromagnetism: induction (voltage and current), self induction. Basic operation of an alternator and transformator. LR-circuit.

Characteristics of periodic functions: AC voltage and current. Simple AC-circuits (LR, LC, LRC).