Course code UPM81
Course title Electric Sensors: Properties and Applications
Institution Universidad Politecnica de Madrid
Course address EUIT de Telecomunicación “Campus Sur”. Ctra. Valencia, km.7 28031 Madrid. Spain
City Madrid
Minimum year of study 2nd year
Minimum level of English Good
Minimum level of French None
Key words Sensors, electronics, material science
Language English
Professor responsible Amador M. González
Telephone +34 91 336 78 40
Fax +34 91 336 78 41
Participating professors Amador M. González, Marta Sánchez Agudo, Laura Vadillo Moreno
Number of places Minimum: 10, Maximum: 20, Reserved for local students:
Objectives Introduction to sensor application from their physic principles to the built-in devices. The course is focused in electric properties of the materials and shows a wide range of applications
Programme to be followed Electric fields in materials: macroscopic approachElectric fields in materials: A nanosize point of viewElectric properties of real materialsPrinciples of sensorsSensor applications
Prerequisites One semester of basic electromagnetism
Course exam Short tests of every topic