Search result: Course units in Spring Semester 2018

Computational Science and Engineering Master Information
Core Courses
Two core courses out of three must be attended and examinations must be taken in both.
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
401-3632-00LComputational StatisticsW10 credits3V + 2UM. H. Maathuis
263-2300-00LHow To Write Fast Numerical Code Information Restricted registration - show details
Does not take place this semester.
Number of participants limited to 84.

Prerequisite: Master student, solid C programming skills.
W6 credits3V + 2UM. Püschel
Fields of Specialization
Astrophysics
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
402-0394-00LTheoretical Astrophysics and Cosmology
UZH students are not allowed to register this course unit at ETH. They must book the corresponding module directly at UZH.
W10 credits4V + 2UL. M. Mayer, J. Yoo
Physics of the Atmosphere
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
701-1216-00LNumerical Modelling of Weather and Climate Information W4 credits3GC. Schär, U. Lohmann
701-1232-00LRadiation and Climate ChangeW3 credits2GM. Wild, W. Ball
701-1228-00LCloud Dynamics: Hurricanes Information W4 credits3GU. Lohmann
401-5930-00LSeminar in Physics of the Atmosphere for CSEW4 credits2SH. Joos, C. Schär
Chemistry
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
529-0474-00LQuantum ChemistryW6 credits3GM. Reiher, T. Weymuth
327-0613-00LComputer Applications: Finite Elements in Solids and Structures Information
The course will only take place if at least 7 students are enrolled.
W4 credits2V + 2UA. Gusev
401-5940-00LSeminar in Chemistry for CSEW4 credits2SP. H. Hünenberger, M. Reiher
Fluid Dynamics
One of the course units
151-0208-00L Computational Methods for Flow, Heat and Mass Transfer Problems
151-0212-00L Advanced CFD Methods
is compulsory.
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
151-0208-00LComputational Methods for Flow, Heat and Mass Transfer ProblemsO4 credits2V + 2UD. W. Meyer-Massetti
151-0212-00LAdvanced CFD MethodsW4 credits2V + 1UP. Jenny
151-0110-00LCompressible FlowsW4 credits2V + 1UJ.‑P. Kunsch
401-5950-00LSeminar in Fluid Dynamics for CSE Restricted registration - show details W4 credits2SP. Jenny, T. Rösgen
Systems and Control
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
227-0216-00LControl Systems II Information W6 credits4GR. Smith
227-0224-00LStochastic Systems Information W4 credits2V + 1UF. Herzog
227-0207-00LNonlinear Systems and Control Information
Prerequisite: Control Systems (227-0103-00L)
W6 credits4GE. Gallestey Alvarez, P. F. Al Hokayem
401-4938-14LStochastic Optimal Control Information
Does not take place this semester.
W4 credits2VM. Soner
401-5850-00LSeminar in Systems and Control for CSEW4 credits2SJ. Lygeros
Robotics
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
151-0854-00LAutonomous Mobile Robots Information W5 credits4GR. Siegwart, M. Chli, J. Nieto
151-0566-00LRecursive Estimation Information W4 credits2V + 1UR. D'Andrea
252-0220-00LIntroduction to Machine Learning Information
Previously called Learning and Intelligent Systems

Prof. Krause approves that students take distance exams, also if the exam will take place at a later time due to a different time zone of the alternative exam place.
To get Prof. Krause's signature on the distance exam form please send it to Rita Klute, Link.
W8 credits4V + 2U + 1AA. Krause
252-0579-00L3D Vision Information W4 credits3GT. Sattler, M. R. Oswald
401-5860-00LSeminar in Robotics for CSEW4 credits2SR. Siegwart
Physics
For the field of specialization `Physics' basic knowledge in quantum mechanics is required.
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
402-0812-00LComputational Statistical Physics Information W8 credits2V + 2UH. J. Herrmann
402-0810-00LComputational Quantum PhysicsW8 credits2V + 2UA. Soluyanov
402-0448-01LQuantum Information Processing I: Concepts
This theory part QIP I together with the experimental part 402-0448-02L QIP II (both offered in the Spring Semester) combine to the core course in experimental physics "Quantum Information Processing" (totally 10 ECTS credits).
W5 credits2V + 1UL. Pacheco Cañamero B. del Rio
402-0448-02LQuantum Information Processing II: Implementations
This experimental part QIP II together with the theory part 402-0448-01L QIP I (both offered in the Spring Semester) combine to the core course in experimental physics "Quantum Information Processing" (totally 10 ECTS credits).
W5 credits2V + 1UA. Wallraff
327-5102-00LMolecular and Materials Modelling Information W4 credits2V + 2UD. Passerone, C. Pignedoli
529-0474-00LQuantum ChemistryW6 credits3GM. Reiher, T. Weymuth
401-5810-00LSeminar in Physics for CSEW4 credits2SA. Soluyanov
Computational Finance
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
401-4658-00LComputational Methods for Quantitative Finance: PDE Methods Information Restricted registration - show details W6 credits3V + 1UC. Schwab
401-8902-00LComputational Economics and Finance (University of Zurich)
Does not take place this semester.
No enrolment to this course at ETH Zurich. Book the corresponding module directly at UZH.
UZH Module Code: MFOEC167

Mind the enrolment deadlines at UZH:
Link
W6 credits4VUniversity lecturers
401-8908-00LContinuous Time Quantitative Finance (University of Zurich)
No enrolment to this course at ETH Zurich. Book the corresponding module directly at UZH.
UZH Module Code: MFOEC204

Mind the enrolment deadlines at UZH:
Link
W3 credits3VUniversity lecturers
401-5820-00LSeminar in Computational Finance for CSEW4 credits2SJ. Teichmann
Electromagnetics
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
227-0662-00LOrganic and Nanostructured Optics and Electronics Information
Does not take place this semester.
W6 credits4GV. Wood
227-0707-00LOptimization Methods for EngineersW3 credits2GP. Leuchtmann
401-5870-00LSeminar in Electromagnetics for CSEW4 credits2SJ. Leuthold
Geophysics
Recommended combinations:
Subject 1 + Subject 2
Subject 1 + Subject 3
Subject 2 + Subject 3
Subject 3 + Subject 4
Subject 5 + Subject 6
Subject 5 + Subject 4
Geophysics: Subject 1
offered in the autumn semester
Geophysics: Subject 2
offered in the autumn semester
Geophysics: Subject 3
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-4008-00LDynamics of the Mantle and LithosphereW3 credits2GA. Rozel
Geophysics: Subject 4
recognition requires the successful completion of both course units
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-4094-00LNumerical Modelling for Applied Geophysics IW3 credits2GJ. Robertsson
651-4096-00LInverse Theory for Geophysics I: BasicsW3 credits2VA. Fichtner
Geophysics: Subject 5
offered in the autumn semester
Geophysics: Subject 6
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-4006-00LSeismology of the Spherical EarthW3 credits2GM. van Driel, S. C. Stähler
Geophysics: Seminar
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
401-5880-00LSeminar in Geophysics for CSEW4 credits2SP. Tackley
Biology
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
636-0702-00LStatistical Models in Computational BiologyW6 credits2V + 1U + 2AN. Beerenwinkel
701-1708-00LInfectious Disease DynamicsW4 credits2VS. Bonhoeffer, R. D. Kouyos, R. R. Regös, T. Stadler
Electives
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
151-0834-00LForming Technology II - Introduction Virtual Process Modelling Information W4 credits2V + 2UP. Hora
151-0836-00LVirtual Process Control in Forming Manufacturing Systems Information W5 credits2V + 2UP. Hora
151-3202-00LProduct Development and Engineering Design Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 70.
W4 credits2GK. Shea, T. Stankovic
151-0840-00LPrinciples of FEM-Based Optimization and Robustness Analysis Information W5 credits2V + 2UB. Berisha, P. Hora, N. Manopulo
151-0206-00LEnergy Systems and Power EngineeringW4 credits2V + 2UR. S. Abhari, A. Steinfeld
151-0306-00LVisualization, Simulation and Interaction - Virtual Reality I Information W4 credits4GA. Kunz
151-0314-00LInformation Technologies in the Digital ProductW4 credits3GE. Zwicker, R. Montau
151-0361-00LAn Introduction to the Finite-Element MethodW4 credits3GG. Kress, C. Thurnherr
151-0660-00LModel Predictive Control Information W4 credits2V + 1UM. Zeilinger
151-0940-00LModelling and Mathematical Methods in Process and Chemical EngineeringW4 credits3GM. Mazzotti
151-0980-00LBiofluiddynamicsW4 credits2V + 1UD. Obrist, P. Jenny
101-0178-01LUncertainty Quantification in Engineering Information W3 credits2GB. Sudret, S. Marelli
227-0418-00LAlgebra and Error Correcting Codes Information W6 credits4GH.‑A. Loeliger
227-0420-00LInformation Theory II Information
Does not take place this semester.
W6 credits2V + 2UA. Lapidoth
227-0434-10LMathematics of InformationW8 credits3V + 2U + 2AH. Bölcskei
227-0104-00LCommunication and Detection Theory Information W6 credits4GA. Lapidoth
227-0120-00LCommunication Networks Information W6 credits4GL. Vanbever
227-0158-00LSemiconductor Devices: Transport Theory and Monte Carlo Simulation Information
Does not take place this semester.
W4 credits2V + 1U
227-0159-00LSemiconductor Devices: Quantum Transport at the Nanoscale Information W6 credits2V + 2UM. Luisier, A. Emboras
227-0558-00LPrinciples of Distributed Computing Information W6 credits2V + 2U + 1AR. Wattenhofer, M. Ghaffari
252-0211-00LInformation Security Information W8 credits4V + 3UD. Basin, S. Capkun
252-0407-00LCryptography Foundations Information W7 credits3V + 2U + 1AU. Maurer
252-0526-00LStatistical Learning Theory Information W6 credits2V + 3PJ. M. Buhmann
252-3005-00LNatural Language Understanding Information W4 credits2V + 1UT. Hofmann, M. Ciaramita
263-0008-00LComputational Intelligence Lab
Only for master students, otherwise a special permission by the study administration of D-INFK is required.
W8 credits2V + 2U + 1AT. Hofmann
252-0570-00LGame Programming Laboratory Information
In the Master Programme max. 10 credits can be accounted by Labs on top of the Interfocus Courses. Additional Labs will be listed on the Addendum.
W10 credits9PB. Sumner
252-0504-00LNumerical Methods for Solving Large Scale Eigenvalue Problems Information
The course will be offered for the last time.
W4 credits3GP. Arbenz
252-0538-00LShape Modeling and Geometry Processing Information W5 credits2V + 1U + 1AS. Coros
252-3900-00LBig Data for Engineers Information
This course is not intended for Computer Science and Data Science students!
W6 credits2V + 2U + 1AG. Fourny
252-0312-00LUbiquitous Computing Information W3 credits2VF. Mattern, S. Mayer
401-4504-18LReading Course: Retarded Potentials and Time Domain Boundary Integral EquationsW4 credits2GR. Hiptmair
401-3903-11LGeometric Integer ProgrammingW6 credits2V + 1UR. Weismantel
401-4904-00LCombinatorial Optimization Information W6 credits2V + 1UR. Zenklusen
402-0778-00LParticle Accelerator Physics and Modeling IIW6 credits2V + 1UA. Adelmann
402-0738-00LStatistical Methods and Analysis Techniques in Experimental PhysicsW10 credits5GM. Donegà, C. Grab
227-1032-00LNeuromorphic Engineering II Information
Information for UZH students:
Enrolment to this course unit only possible at ETH. No enrolment to module INI405 at UZH.

Please mind the ETH enrolment deadlines for UZH students: Link
W6 credits5GT. Delbrück, G. Indiveri, S.‑C. Liu
227-1034-00LComputational Vision (University of Zurich) Information
No enrolment to this course at ETH Zurich. Book the corresponding module directly at UZH.
UZH Module Code: INI402

Mind the enrolment deadlines at UZH:
Link
W6 credits2V + 1UD. Kiper, K. A. Martin
227-1046-00LComputer Simulations of Sensory Systems Information W3 credits2V + 1UT. Haslwanter
636-0006-00LComputational Systems Biology: Deterministic Approaches Restricted registration - show details W4 credits3GJ. Stelling, D. Iber
636-0016-00LComputational Systems Biology: Stochastic Approaches Information W4 credits3GM. H. Khammash, A. Gupta
701-0412-00LClimate SystemsW3 credits2GR. Knutti, I. Medhaug
327-2201-00LTransport Phenomena II Information W5 credits4GH. C. Öttinger
» see also Fields of Specialization
Case Studies
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
401-3667-18LCase Studies Seminar (Spring Semester 2018) Information W3 credits2SV. C. Gradinaru, R. Hiptmair, K. Nipp, M. Reiher
Semester Paper
There are several course units "Semester Paper" that are all equivalent. If, during your studies, you write several semester papers, choose among the different numbers in order to be able to obtain credits again.
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
401-3740-01LSemester Paper Restricted registration - show details
Successful participation in the course unit 401-2000-00L Scientific Works in Mathematics or 402-2000-00L Scientific Works in Physicsis is required.
For more information, see Link
Supervisors only authorised for term papers must be assigned by the Study Administration.
W8 credits11ASupervisors
401-3740-02LSemester Paper Restricted registration - show details
Successful participation in the course unit 401-2000-00L Scientific Works in Mathematics or 402-2000-00L Scientific Works in Physicsis is required.
For more information, see Link
Supervisors only authorised for term papers must be assigned by the Study Administration.
W8 credits11ASupervisors
GESS Science in Perspective
» Recommended Science in Perspective (Type B) for D-MATH
» see Science in Perspective: Language Courses ETH/UZH
» see Science in Perspective: Type A: Enhancement of Reflection Capability
Master's Thesis
If you wish to have recognised 402-2000-00L Scientific Works in Physics instead of 401-2000-00L Scientific Works in Mathematics (as allowed for the CSE programme), take contact with the Study Administration Office (Link) after having passed the performance assessment.
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
401-2000-00LScientific Works in Mathematics
Target audience:
Third year Bachelor students;
Master students who cannot document to have received an adequate training in working scientifically.
O0 creditsE. Kowalski
401-2000-01LTraining Course "Search for Documents in Mathematics"
Details and registration for the optional MathBib training course: Link
Z0 creditsSpeakers
402-2000-00LScientific Works in Physics
Target audience:
Master students who cannot document to have received an adequate training in working scientifically.

Directive Link
W0 creditsC. Grab
401-4990-01LMaster's Thesis Restricted registration - show details
Only students who fulfil the following criteria are permitted to commence the Master's thesis:
a. successful completion of the Bachelor's programme;
b. fulfilling of any additional requirements necessary to gain admission to the Master's programme;
c. successful completion of
1) at least two course units in the category ‘Core courses’;
2) at least five course units, including a seminar, in the category ‘Fields of specialisation’; and
3) the semester paper.

Successful participation in the course unit 401-2000-00L Scientific Works in Mathematics or 402-2000-00L Scientific Works in Physicsis is required.
For more information, see Link
O30 credits57DSupervisors
Colloquia
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
401-5650-00LZurich Colloquium in Applied and Computational Mathematics Information E-0 credits1KR. Abgrall, R. Alaifari, H. Ammari, R. Hiptmair, A. Jentzen, S. Mishra, S. Sauter, C. Schwab
Course Units for Additional Admission Requirements
The courses below are only available for MSc students with additional admission requirements.
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
151-0102-AALFluid Dynamics I
Enrolment ONLY for MSc students with a decree declaring this course unit as an additional admission requirement.

Any other students (e.g. incoming exchange students, doctoral students) CANNOT enrol for this course unit.
E-6 credits13RT. Rösgen
252-0232-AALSoftware Design Information
Enrolment ONLY for MSc students with a decree declaring this course unit as an additional admission requirement.

Any other students (e.g. incoming exchange students, doctoral students) CANNOT enrol for this course unit.
E-6 credits13RD. Gruntz
406-0353-AALAnalysis III
Enrolment ONLY for MSc students with a decree declaring this course unit as an additional admission requirement.

Any other students (e.g. incoming exchange students, doctoral students) CANNOT enrol for this course unit.
E-4 credits9RF. Da Lio
406-0603-AALStochastics (Probability and Statistics)
Enrolment ONLY for MSc students with a decree declaring this course unit as an additional admission requirement.

Any other students (e.g. incoming exchange students, doctoral students) CANNOT enrol for this course unit.
E-4 credits9RM. Kalisch
406-0663-AALNumerical Methods for CSE Information
Enrolment ONLY for MSc students with a decree declaring this course unit as an additional admission requirement.

Any other students (e.g. incoming exchange students, doctoral students) CANNOT enrol for this course unit.
E-7 credits15RR. Alaifari
529-0483-AALStatistical Physics and Computer Simulation
Enrolment ONLY for MSc students with a decree declaring this course unit as an additional admission requirement.

All other students (e.g. incoming exchange students, doctoral students) CANNOT enrol for this course unit.
E-4 credits9RM. Reiher