EMC technology 7.5 Credits

Second cycle, E7031E
Course syllabus valid: Spring 2018 Sp 3 - Present
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Syllabus established
by Jonny Johansson, HUL SRT 15 Feb 2017

Last revised
by Jonny Johansson, HUL SRT 15 Feb 2017

Education level
Second cycle
Grade scale
G U 3 4 5
Electrical Engineering
Subject group (SCB)
Electrical Engineering

Entry requirements

English 6. Basic circuit theory (E0003E). Analysis of linear circuits in the time- and frequency- domain. Inductance and capacitance. Analysis of first- and second- order circuits. Laplace transform. Simulations using PSpice (E0007E, Electronics). Mathematical analysis and multi-variable analysis. Electromagnetic field theory (F0007T).

More information about English language requirements


The selection is based on 20-285 credits

Course Aim

To be able to plan and execute measurements according to standards describing EMC testing. To be able to calculate and describe transmission lines in the time- and frequency- domain. To be able to describe antenna effects for systems and/or parts of a systems. To be able to plan for preventive measures and execute calculations supporting EMC proper design. To be able to choose and adapt filter components. To be able to describe principles for radiated and conducted emission and immunity. To be able to work with shielding of electromagnetic fields. To be able to work with preventive measures for electrostatic discharge (ESD). Be able to plan, execute and report practical laboratory work.


Introduction to electromagnetic compatibility (EMC). EMC regulations. Transmission lines and crosstalk. Design for EMC. Radiated and conducted emission and immunity. Shielding. Electrostatic discharge (ESD). Numerical modeling within electromagnetics.


Lectures. Laborations with compulsory preparations.


Partials: U 3 4 5, 4.0 HP

Laboratory work: U G, 3.5 HP

Jonas Ekman

Literature. Valid from Spring 2018 Sp 3 (May change until 10 weeks before course start)
Tim Williams, EMC for Product Designers, 5th edition, ISBN 9780081010167.
Additional hand-outs. Lab instructions and assignments.

Course offered by
Department of Computer Science, Electrical and Space Engineering

0001Partials4.0G U 3 4 5
0002Laboratory work3.5U G#

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