Electromagnetic Compatibility of Electronic Circuits

Course Description

Introduction. Basic sources of interference and propagation paths. Conducted and radiated interference, emissions and immunity to interference. Signal integrity. Measurements of interference emissions of electronic circuits or systems. Measurements of immunity of electronic circuits or systems to interference. Techniques for the reduction of interference emissions or improvement of immunity to external interference.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Analyze basic sources of interference and propagation paths
  2. Analyze the issue of conducted or radiated interference emissions from an electronic circuit or system
  3. Develop the measurement procedure to estimate conducted or radiated interference emissions from an electronic circuit or system
  4. Analyze the issue of immunity of an electronic circuit or system to conducted or radiated interference
  5. Develop the measurement procedure to estimate conducted or radiated interference emissions from an electronic circuit or system
  6. Estimate which are adequate techniques for the reduction of interference emissions or improvement of immunity to external interference

Forms of Teaching

Lectures

Lectures

Independent assignments

Seminar

Laboratory

Lab exercises

Grading Method

Continuous Assessment Exam
Type Threshold Percent of Grade Threshold Percent of Grade
Laboratory Exercises 4 % 10 % 4 % 10 %
Seminar/Project 4 % 10 % 4 % 10 %
Mid Term Exam: Written 10 % 30 % 0 %
Final Exam: Written 10 % 30 %
Final Exam: Oral 20 %
Exam: Written 10 % 50 %
Exam: Oral 30 %

Week by Week Schedule

  1. Importance of electromagnetic compatibility, Sources of disturbance, disturbance level, immunity, Conducted disturbances, radiated disturbances
  2. Dipole, near and far field, emission spectrum, EMC margin, influential parameters
  3. Types of transmission lines, Transmission line losses, material properties
  4. Signal integrity, cross-talk, Differential signals and differential transmission lines
  5. Emission measurement methods, measurement equipment
  6. Emission measurement methods, measurement equipment, Immunity measurement methods, measurement equipment
  7. Immunity measurement methods, measurement equipment
  8. Midterm exam
  9. EMC modeling of electronic system (IBIS, ICEM, ICIM, LECCS)
  10. EMC modeling of electronic system (IBIS, ICEM, ICIM, LECCS)
  11. Design guidelines, goals, limitations
  12. Electronic circuit topologies for improved immunity
  13. Electronic circuit topologies for improved immunity
  14. Electronic circuit topologies for improved immunity, EMC related software
  15. Final exam

Study Programmes

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Literature

(.), Paul C. Clayton, Introduction to Electromagnetic Compatibility, 2nd ed., Wiley-Interscience, ISBN-13: 978-0471755005, 2006,
Henry W. Ott (2009.), Electromagnetic Compatibility Engineering, Wiley-Interscience
Henry W. Ott (1988.), Noise Reduction Techniques in Electronic Systems, Wiley-Interscience
Clayton R. Paul (2006.), Introduction to Electromagnetic Compatibility, 2nd Edition, Wiley-Interscience
Sonia Ben Dhia, Mohamed Ramdani, Etienne Sicard (2006.), Electromagnetic Compatibility of Integrated Circuits, Springer Science & Business Media

For students

General

ID 222479
  Winter semester
5 ECTS
L2 English Level
L2 e-Learning
45 Lectures
8 Laboratory exercises

Grading System

87 Excellent
75 Very Good
62 Good
50 Acceptable