Search result: Course units in Autumn Semester 2022

Mechanical Engineering Master Information
Core Courses
Energy, Flows and Processes
The courses listed in this category “Core Courses” are recommended. Alternative courses can be chosen in agreement with the tutor.
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
151-0105-00LImaging in Fluid Dynamics
Note: The previous course title until HS21 "Quantitative Flow Visualization"
W4 credits3GF. Coletti
151-0107-20LHigh Performance Computing for Science and Engineering (HPCSE) I Information W4 credits4GS. M. Martin, J. H. Walther
151-0109-00LTurbulent FlowsW4 credits2V + 1UP. Jenny
151-0125-00LHydrodynamics and CavitationW4 credits3GO. Supponen
151-0163-00LNuclear Energy ConversionW4 credits2V + 1UA. Manera
151-0209-00LRenewable Energy Technologies Information W4 credits3GA. Steinfeld, E. Casati
151-0213-00LFluid Dynamics with the Lattice Boltzmann MethodW4 credits3GI. Karlin
151-0215-00LFundamentals of Acoustics Restricted registration - show details
Note: The previous course title until HS21 "Engineering Acoustics I"
W4 credits3GN. Noiray, B. Van Damme
151-0216-00LWind EnergyW4 credits2V + 1UN. Chokani
151-0221-00LIntroduction to Modeling and Optimization of Sustainable Energy SystemsW4 credits4GG. Sansavini, A. Bardow
151-0227-00LBasics of Air Transport (Aviation I)W4 credits3GP. Wild
151-0251-00LPrinciples, Efficiency Optimization and Future Applications of IC EnginesW4 credits2V + 1UY. Wright, P. Soltic
151-0368-00LAeroelasticityW4 credits2V + 1UM. Righi
151-0709-00LStochastic Methods for Engineers and Natural ScientistsW4 credits4GD. W. Meyer-Massetti
151-0851-00LRobot Dynamics Information Restricted registration - show details W4 credits2V + 2UM. Hutter, R. Siegwart
151-0917-00LMass TransferW4 credits2V + 2US. E. Pratsinis, V. Mavrantzas, C.‑J. Shih
151-0927-00LRate-Controlled Separations in Fine ChemistryW6 credits3V + 1UM. Mazzotti, V. Becattini
151-0951-00LProcess Design and SafetyW4 credits2V + 1UF. Trachsel, C. Hutter
151-1116-00LIntroduction to Aircraft and Car AerodynamicsW4 credits3GM. Immer, F. Schröder
101-0187-00LStructural Reliability and Risk AnalysisW3 credits2GS. Marelli
252-0834-00LInformation Systems for Engineers Information W4 credits2V + 1UG. Fourny
636-0507-00LSynthetic Biology II Restricted registration - show details
Does not take place this semester.
Students in the MSc Biotechnology (Programme Regulations 2017) may select Synthetic Biology II instead of the Research Project 1.
W8 credits4AS. Panke, Y. Benenson, J. Stelling
Mechanics, Materials, Structures
The courses listed in this category “Core Courses” are recommended. Alternative courses can be chosen in agreement with the tutor.
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
151-0107-20LHigh Performance Computing for Science and Engineering (HPCSE) I Information W4 credits4GS. M. Martin, J. H. Walther
151-0215-00LFundamentals of Acoustics Restricted registration - show details
Note: The previous course title until HS21 "Engineering Acoustics I"
W4 credits3GN. Noiray, B. Van Damme
151-0317-00LVisualization, Simulation and Interaction - Virtual Reality IIW4 credits3GA. Kunz
151-0353-00LMechanics of Composite MaterialsW4 credits2V + 1UG. Pappas
151-0368-00LAeroelasticityW4 credits2V + 1UM. Righi
151-0509-00LAcoustics in Fluid Media: From Robotics to Additive Manufacturing
Note: The previous course title until HS21 "Microscale Acoustofluidics"
W4 credits3GD. Ahmed
151-0524-00LContinuum Mechanics IW4 credits2V + 1UA. E. Ehret
151-0525-00LDynamic Behavior of MaterialsW4 credits2V + 2UT. Tancogne-Dejean, C. Roth
151-0529-00LComputational Mechanics II: Nonlinear FEAW4 credits2V + 2UL. De Lorenzis
151-0532-00LNonlinear Dynamics and Chaos IW4 credits2V + 2UG. Haller
151-0535-00LOptical Methods in Experimental Mechanics and Processing Technology
Does not take place this semester.
Note: The previous course title until HS21 "Optical Methods in Experimental Mechanics"
W4 credits3G
151-0550-00LAdaptive Materials for Structural Applications Information W4 credits3GA. Bergamini
151-0573-00LSystem Modeling Information W4 credits2V + 1UL. Guzzella
151-0655-00LSkills for Creativity and InnovationW4 credits4GI. Goller, C. Kobe
151-0703-00LOperational Simulation of Production LinesW4 credits2V + 1UP. Acél
151-0705-00LManufacturing IW4 credits2V + 2UK. Wegener, M. Wiessner
151-0717-00LMechanical Production: Assembly, Joining and Coating TechnologyW4 credits2V + 1UK. Wegener, V. H. Derflinger, P. Jousset
151-0719-00LQuality of Machine Tools - Dynamics and Metrology at Micro and Submicro LevelW4 credits2V + 1UA. Günther, D. Spescha
151-0721-00LProduction Machines IIW4 credits2V + 1UK. Wegener, S. Weikert
151-0723-00LManufacturing of Electronic Devices Information W4 credits3GA. Kunz, R.‑D. Moryson, F. Reichert
151-0725-00LExciting Leadership in a Thrilling Real Business WorldW4 credits3GA. Halbleib
151-0727-00LColloquium on Manufacturing TechnologyW4 credits2.5KK. Wegener, A. Kunz
151-0729-00LWelding TechnologyW4 credits3GK. Wegener
151-0733-00LBasics and Processes of Metal Forming
Note: The previous course title until HS21 "Forming Technology III - Forming Processes".
W4 credits2V + 2UM. Bambach
151-0741-00LSustainable MaterialsW4 credits2V + 2AL. Deillon
151-0833-00LApplied Finite Element AnalysisW4 credits2V + 2UB. Berisha, D. Mohr
151-0917-00LMass TransferW4 credits2V + 2US. E. Pratsinis, V. Mavrantzas, C.‑J. Shih
101-0121-00LFatigue and Fracture in Materials and Structures
Does not take place this semester.
W4 credits3GA. Taras
227-0447-00LImage Analysis and Computer Vision Information W6 credits3V + 1UE. Konukoglu, F. Yu
227-0523-00LRailway Systems IW6 credits4GM. Meyer
252-0535-00LAdvanced Machine Learning Information W10 credits3V + 2U + 4AJ. M. Buhmann, C. Cotrini Jimenez
252-0543-01LComputer Graphics Information W8 credits3V + 2U + 2AM. Gross, M. Papas
252-0834-00LInformation Systems for Engineers Information W4 credits2V + 1UG. Fourny
351-0555-00LOpen- and User Innovation
Not for students belonging to D-MTEC!
W3 credits2GS. Häfliger, S. Spaeth
363-0445-00LProduction and Operations ManagementW3 credits2GT. Netland, H. Franke
363-0541-00LSystems Dynamics and ComplexityW3 credits3GF. Schweitzer
376-1177-00LHuman Factors IW3 credits2VM. Menozzi Jäckli, R. Huang, M. Siegrist
376-1219-00LRehabilitation Engineering II: Rehabilitation of Sensory and Vegetative FunctionsW3 credits2VR. Riener, O. Lambercy
401-0647-00LIntroduction to Mathematical OptimizationW5 credits2V + 1UD. Adjiashvili
151-0544-00LMetal Additive Manufacturing - Mechanical Integrity and Numerical AnalysisW4 credits3GE. Hosseini
Robotics, Systems and Control
The courses listed in this category “Core Courses” are recommended. Alternative courses can be chosen in agreement with the tutor.
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
151-0107-20LHigh Performance Computing for Science and Engineering (HPCSE) I Information W4 credits4GS. M. Martin, J. H. Walther
151-0325-00LPlanning and Decision Making for Autonomous RobotsW4 credits2V + 1UE. Frazzoli
151-0371-00LAdvanced Model Predictive Control
Number of participants limited to 60.
W4 credits2V + 1UM. Zeilinger, A. Carron, L. Hewing, J. Köhler
151-0532-00LNonlinear Dynamics and Chaos IW4 credits2V + 2UG. Haller
151-0563-01LDynamic Programming and Optimal Control Information W4 credits2V + 1UR. D'Andrea
151-0567-00LEngine Systems Information W4 credits3GC. Onder
151-0569-00LVehicle Propulsion Systems Information W4 credits3GC. Onder, P. Elbert
151-0573-00LSystem Modeling Information W4 credits2V + 1UL. Guzzella
151-0593-00LEmbedded Control SystemsW4 credits6GC. Onder, M. Schmid Daners
151-0601-00LTheory of Robotics and Mechatronics Information
Does not take place this semester.
W4 credits3Gto be announced
151-0604-00LMicrorobotics Information W4 credits3GB. Nelson
151-0632-00LVision Algorithms for Mobile Robotics (University of Zurich) Information
No enrolment to this course at ETH Zurich. Book the corresponding module directly at UZH as an incoming student.
UZH Module Code: DINF2039

Mind the enrolment deadlines at UZH:
Link
W6 credits2V + 2UD. Scaramuzza
151-0655-00LSkills for Creativity and InnovationW4 credits4GI. Goller, C. Kobe
151-0727-00LColloquium on Manufacturing TechnologyW4 credits2.5KK. Wegener, A. Kunz
151-0851-00LRobot Dynamics Information Restricted registration - show details W4 credits2V + 2UM. Hutter, R. Siegwart
151-0905-00LMedical Technology Innovation - From Concept to Clinics Restricted registration - show details W4 credits3GI. Herrmann
151-0917-00LMass TransferW4 credits2V + 2US. E. Pratsinis, V. Mavrantzas, C.‑J. Shih
151-1116-00LIntroduction to Aircraft and Car AerodynamicsW4 credits3GM. Immer, F. Schröder
151-9905-00LApplied Compositional Thinking for Engineers II Information W4 credits3GA. Censi, J. Lorand
227-0124-00LEmbedded Systems Information Restricted registration - show details W6 credits4GM. Magno, L. Thiele
227-0225-00LLinear System TheoryW6 credits5GJ. Lygeros, A. Tsiamis
227-0447-00LImage Analysis and Computer Vision Information W6 credits3V + 1UE. Konukoglu, F. Yu
227-0517-10LFundamentals of Electric Machines Information W6 credits4GD. Bortis, R. Bosshard
227-0689-00LSystem IdentificationW4 credits2V + 1UR. Smith
227-0920-00LSeminar in Systems and Control Information Z0 credits1SF. Dörfler, R. D'Andrea, E. Frazzoli, M. H. Khammash, J. Lygeros, R. Smith
252-0834-00LInformation Systems for Engineers Information W4 credits2V + 1UG. Fourny
252-3110-00LHuman Computer Interaction Information Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 150.
W6 credits2V + 1U + 2AC. Holz, O. Hilliges
263-5210-00LProbabilistic Artificial Intelligence Information Restricted registration - show details W8 credits3V + 2U + 2AA. Krause
263-5902-00LComputer Vision Information W8 credits3V + 1U + 3AM. Pollefeys, S. Tang, F. Yu
376-1219-00LRehabilitation Engineering II: Rehabilitation of Sensory and Vegetative FunctionsW3 credits2VR. Riener, O. Lambercy
376-1504-00LPhysical Human Robot Interaction (pHRI) Restricted registration - show details W4 credits2V + 2UO. Lambercy
Micro & Nanosystems
The courses listed in this category “Core Courses” are recommended. Alternative courses can be chosen in agreement with the tutor.
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
151-0107-20LHigh Performance Computing for Science and Engineering (HPCSE) I Information W4 credits4GS. M. Martin, J. H. Walther
151-0409-00LMultiphysics Modeling and Simulation Information W4 credits2V + 2UC. I. Roman
151-0604-00LMicrorobotics Information W4 credits3GB. Nelson
151-0605-00LNanosystemsW4 credits4GA. Stemmer
151-0620-00LEmbedded MEMS LabW5 credits3PC. Hierold, M. Haluska
151-0621-00LMicrosystems I: Process Technology and IntegrationW6 credits3V + 3UM. Haluska, C. Hierold
151-0642-00LSeminar on Micro and NanosystemsZ0 credits1SC. Hierold
151-0913-00LIntroduction to PhotonicsW4 credits2V + 2UR. Quidant, J. Ortega Arroyo
151-0917-00LMass TransferW4 credits2V + 2US. E. Pratsinis, V. Mavrantzas, C.‑J. Shih
151-0931-00LSeminar on Particle TechnologyZ0 credits3SS. E. Pratsinis
252-0834-00LInformation Systems for Engineers Information W4 credits2V + 1UG. Fourny
Bioengineering
The courses listed in this category “Core Courses” are recommended. Alternative courses can be chosen in agreement with the tutor.
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
151-0107-20LHigh Performance Computing for Science and Engineering (HPCSE) I Information W4 credits4GS. M. Martin, J. H. Walther
151-0317-00LVisualization, Simulation and Interaction - Virtual Reality IIW4 credits3GA. Kunz
151-8101-00LInternational Engineering: from Hubris to Hope Restricted registration - show details W4 credits3GE. Tilley, M. Kalina
151-0917-00LMass TransferW4 credits2V + 2US. E. Pratsinis, V. Mavrantzas, C.‑J. Shih
227-0385-10LBiomedical ImagingW6 credits5GS. Kozerke, K. P. Prüssmann
227-0386-00LBiomedical Engineering Information W4 credits3GJ. Vörös, S. J. Ferguson, S. Kozerke, M. P. Wolf, M. Zenobi-Wong
227-0393-10LBioelectronics and Biosensors Information W6 credits2V + 2UJ. Vörös, M. F. Yanik
227-0447-00LImage Analysis and Computer Vision Information W6 credits3V + 1UE. Konukoglu, F. Yu
227-0939-00LCell BiophysicsW6 credits4GT. Zambelli
227-0945-00LCell and Molecular Biology for Engineers I
Does not take place this semester.
W3 credits2Gto be announced
227-0965-00LMicro and Nano-Tomography of Biological TissuesW4 credits3GM. Stampanoni, F. Marone Welford
227-0981-00LCross-Disciplinary Research and Development in Medicine and Engineering Restricted registration - show details
A maximum of 12 medical degree students and 12 (biomedical) engineering degree students can be admitted, their number should be equal.
W4 credits2V + 2AV. Kurtcuoglu, D. de Julien de Zelicourt, M. Meboldt, M. Schmid Daners, O. Ullrich
252-0834-00LInformation Systems for Engineers Information W4 credits2V + 1UG. Fourny
376-0121-00LMultiscale Bone Biomechanics Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 30
W6 credits4SR. Müller, X.‑H. Qin
376-1177-00LHuman Factors IW3 credits2VM. Menozzi Jäckli, R. Huang, M. Siegrist
376-1219-00LRehabilitation Engineering II: Rehabilitation of Sensory and Vegetative FunctionsW3 credits2VR. Riener, O. Lambercy
376-1504-00LPhysical Human Robot Interaction (pHRI) Restricted registration - show details W4 credits2V + 2UO. Lambercy
376-1651-00LClinical and Movement Biomechanics Information Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 50.
W4 credits3GN. Singh, R. List, P. Schütz
376-1714-00LBiocompatible MaterialsW4 credits3VK. Maniura, M. Rottmar, M. Zenobi-Wong
376-1985-00LTrauma BiomechanicsW4 credits2V + 1UK.‑U. Schmitt, M. H. Muser
402-0341-00LMedical Physics IW6 credits2V + 1UP. Manser
551-0319-00LCellular Biochemistry (Part I)W3 credits2VU. Kutay, G. Neurohr, M. Peter, I. Zemp
Design, Computation, Product Development & Manufacturing
The courses listed in this category “Core Courses” are recommended. Alternative courses can be chosen in agreement with the tutor.
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
151-3209-00LEngineering Design Optimization Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 60.
W4 credits4GK. Shea, T. Stankovic
151-3215-00LDesign for Additive Manufacturing Restricted registration - show details
Please write a short motivation letter to apply for the course. The motivation letter should include why you intend to visit the course. Additionally, please mention what experience you have with relevant topics, such as CAD, project work, additive manufacturing (AM), simulation or design of experiments. Please also mention in the letter, if you already have a proposal for an AM component to be designed as part of the project or if you have a real-world challenge you could address by AM. Please send the letter to Julian Ferchow (email: Link).
W4 credits2GM. Meboldt, J. Ferchow
252-0834-00LInformation Systems for Engineers Information W4 credits2V + 1UG. Fourny
Multidisciplinary Courses
The students are free to choose individually Master’s courses from the Course Catalogue of ETH Zurich, ETH Lausanne and the Universities of Zurich (Link) and St. Gallen.
» Course Catalogue of ETH Zurich
Semester Project
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
151-1002-00LSemester Project Mechanical Engineering Restricted registration - show details
Only for Mechanical Engineering MSc.

The subject of the Semester Project and the choice of the supervisor (ETH-professor) are to be approved in advance by the tutor.
O8 credits17ASupervisors
Industrial Internship
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
151-1090-00LIndustrial Internship
Access to the company list and request for recognition under Link.

No registration required via myStudies.
O8 creditsexternal organisers
Science in Perspective
» see Science in Perspective: Type A: Enhancement of Reflection Capability
» Recommended Science in Perspective (Type B) for D-MAVT
» see Science in Perspective: Language Courses ETH/UZH
Master's Thesis
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
151-1001-00LMaster's Thesis Mechanical Engineering Restricted registration - show details
Students who fulfill the following criteria are allowed to begin with their Master's Thesis:
a. successful completion of the bachelor program;
b. fulfilling of any additional requirements necessary to gain admission to the master programme;
c. successful completion of the semester project and industrial internship;
d. achievement of 28 ECTS in the category "Core Courses".

The Master's Thesis must be approved in advance by the tutor and is supervised by a professor of ETH Zurich.
O30 credits64DSupervisors
Course Units for Additional Admission Requirements
The courses below are only available for MSc students with additional admission requirements.
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
406-0173-AALLinear Algebra I and II
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 credits13RN. Hungerbühler
401-0363-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 credits9RA. Iozzi