MBE2108 - Introduction to Electromechanical Systems

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Biomedical Engineering /
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
MA1201 or MA1301 (Waived for students admitted with Advanced Standing if the course is not a College-specified course)
Exclusive Courses:
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2018/19

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

Electromechanical systems, owing to numerous applications such as in telecommunications, instrumentation, healthcare, energy and environment, have dramatically impacted the way we live. This course will provide a coherent presentation of the fundamental concepts, design, fabrication methods underpinning the electrochemical systems, in the context with contemporary applications in engineering. Various skills to analyse the electromechanical system at multiple length and time scales will be covered. The challenges facing the current electromechanical systems will be discussed as well.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 40%
Examination: 60%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
Detailed Course Information


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Department of Biomedical Engineering
Department of Mechanical Engineering