Search result: Course units in Autumn Semester 2016

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
252-0543-01LComputer Graphics Information W6 credits3V + 2UM. Gross, J. Novak
Fields of Specialization
Astrophysics
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
401-7851-00LTheoretical Astrophysics (University of Zurich)
No enrolment to this course at ETH Zurich. Book the corresponding module directly at UZH.
UZH Module Code: AST512

Mind the enrolment deadlines at UZH:
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W10 credits4V + 2UR. Teyssier
401-7855-00LComputational Astrophysics (University of Zurich)
No enrolment to this course at ETH Zurich. Book the corresponding module directly at UZH.
UZH Module Code: AST245

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W6 credits2VL. M. Mayer
Physics of the Atmosphere
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
701-0023-00LAtmosphere Information W3 credits2VH. Wernli, E. M. Fischer, T. Peter
651-4053-05LBoundary Layer MeteorologyW4 credits3GM. Rotach, P. Calanca
701-1221-00LDynamics of Large-Scale Atmospheric Flow Information W4 credits2V + 1UH. Wernli, S. Pfahl
401-5930-00LSeminar in Physics of the Atmosphere for CSEW4 credits2SH. Joos, C. Schär
Chemistry
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
529-0004-00LComputer Simulation in Chemistry, Biology and Physics Restricted registration - show details W7 credits4GP. H. Hünenberger
529-0003-00LAdvanced Quantum ChemistryW7 credits3GM. Reiher, S. Knecht
401-5940-00LSeminar in Chemistry for CSEW4 credits2SP. H. Hünenberger, M. Reiher
Fluid Dynamics
One of the course units
151-0103-00L Fluid Dynamics II
151-0109-00L Turbulent Flows
is compulsory. Students able to follow courses in German are advised to choose 151-0103-00L Fluid Dynamics II.
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
151-0103-00LFluid Dynamics IIO3 credits2V + 1UP. Jenny
151-0109-00LTurbulent FlowsW4 credits2V + 1UP. Jenny
151-0182-00LFundamentals of CFD MethodsW+4 credits3GA. Haselbacher
151-0105-00LQuantitative Flow VisualizationW4 credits2V + 1UT. Rösgen
151-0213-00LFluid Dynamics with the Lattice Boltzmann MethodW4 credits3GI. Karlin
151-0207-00LTheory and Modeling of Reactive FlowsW4 credits3GC. E. Frouzakis, I. Mantzaras
401-5950-00LSeminar in Fluid Dynamics for CSE Restricted registration - show details W4 credits2SP. Jenny, T. Rösgen
Systems and Control
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
227-0103-00LControl Systems Information W6 credits2V + 2UF. Dörfler
227-0045-00LSignals and Systems IW4 credits2V + 2UH. Bölcskei
227-0225-00LLinear System TheoryW6 credits5GM. Kamgarpour
252-0535-00LMachine Learning Information W8 credits3V + 2U + 2AJ. M. Buhmann
151-0575-01LSignals and Systems Information W4 credits2V + 2UR. D'Andrea
151-0563-01LDynamic Programming and Optimal Control Information W4 credits2V + 1UR. D'Andrea
401-5850-00LSeminar in Systems and Control for CSEW4 credits2SJ. Lygeros
Robotics
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
151-0601-00LTheory of Robotics and Mechatronics Information W4 credits3GP. Korba, S. Stoeter, B. Nelson
252-0535-00LMachine Learning Information W8 credits3V + 2U + 2AJ. M. Buhmann
263-5902-00LComputer Vision Information W6 credits3V + 1U + 1AL. Van Gool, V. Ferrari, A. Geiger
151-0563-01LDynamic Programming and Optimal Control Information W4 credits2V + 1UR. D'Andrea
151-0851-00LRobot Dynamics Information Restricted registration - show details W4 credits2V + 1UM. Hutter, R. Siegwart, T. Stastny
401-5860-00LSeminar in Robotics for CSE Information W4 credits2SR. Siegwart
Physics
For the field of specialization `Physics' basic knowledge in quantum mechanics is required.
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
402-0809-00LIntroduction to Computational PhysicsW8 credits2V + 2UH. J. Herrmann
402-0205-00LQuantum Mechanics I Information W10 credits3V + 2UT. K. Gehrmann
401-5810-00LSeminar in Physics for CSEW4 credits2SA. Soluyanov, M. Troyer
Computational Finance
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
401-3913-01LMathematical Foundations for FinanceW4 credits3V + 2UE. W. Farkas, M. Schweizer
401-4657-00LNumerical Analysis of Stochastic Ordinary Differential Equations Information
Alternative course title: "Computational Methods for Quantitative Finance: Monte Carlo and Sampling Methods"
W6 credits3V + 1UA. Jentzen
401-8905-00LFinancial Engineering (University of Zurich)
No enrolment to this course at ETH Zurich. Book the corresponding module directly at UZH.
UZH Module Code: MFOEC103

Mind the enrolment deadlines at UZH:
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W4.5 credits3GUniversity lecturers
401-5820-00LSeminar in Computational Finance for CSEW4 credits2SJ. Teichmann
Electromagnetics
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
227-0110-00LAdvanced Electromagnetic Waves
This course has been moved from the spring to the fall semester for the academic year of 2016/17. It will therefore not take place in spring 2017.
W6 credits2V + 2UP. Leuchtmann
227-2037-00LPhysical Modelling and Simulation Information W5 credits4GC. Hafner, J. Leuthold, J. Smajic
227-0301-00LOptical Communication FundamentalsW6 credits2V + 1U + 1PJ. Leuthold
401-5870-00LSeminar in Electromagnetics for CSE Information W4 credits2SC. Hafner, J. 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
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-4007-00LContinuum MechanicsW3 credits2VT. Gerya
Geophysics: Subject 2
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-4241-00LNumerical Modelling I and II: Theory and ApplicationsW6 credits4GT. Gerya
Geophysics: Subject 3
Offered in the spring semester
Geophysics: Subject 4
Offered in the spring semester
Geophysics: Subject 5
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
651-4014-00LSeismic TomographyW3 credits2GE. Kissling, T. Diehl
Geophysics: Subject 6
Offered in the spring semester
Biology
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
636-0007-00LComputational Systems Biology Information W6 credits3V + 2UJ. Stelling
636-0706-00LSpatio-Temporal Modelling in Biology Information W5 credits3GD. Iber
Electives
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
151-0113-00LApplied Fluid DynamicsW4 credits2V + 1UJ.‑P. Kunsch
151-0709-00LStochastic Methods for Engineers and Natural ScientistsW4 credits3GD. W. Meyer-Massetti, N. Noiray
151-0317-00LVisualization, Simulation and Interaction - Virtual Reality IIW4 credits3GA. Kunz
151-0833-00LPrinciples of Nonlinear Finite-Element-Methods Information W5 credits2V + 2UN. Manopulo, B. Berisha, P. Hora
263-5001-00LIntroduction to Finite Elements and Sparse Linear System Solving Information W4 credits2V + 1UP. Arbenz
263-3010-00LBig Data Information W6 credits2V + 2U + 1AG. Fourny
263-5200-00LData Mining: Learning from Large Data Sets Information W4 credits2V + 1UA. Krause
263-2800-00LDesign of Parallel and High-Performance Computing Information W7 credits3V + 2U + 1AT. Hoefler, M. Püschel
263-3210-00LDeep Learning Information Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 120.
W4 credits2V + 1UT. Hofmann
227-0102-00LDiscrete Event Systems Information W6 credits4GL. Thiele, L. Vanbever, R. Wattenhofer
227-0197-00LWearable Systems IW6 credits4GG. Tröster, U. Blanke
227-0447-00LImage Analysis and Computer Vision Information W6 credits3V + 1UL. Van Gool, O. Göksel, E. Konukoglu
227-0417-00LInformation Theory IW6 credits4GA. Lapidoth
227-0427-00LSignal and Information Processing: Modeling, Filtering, LearningW6 credits4GH.‑A. Loeliger
227-0627-00LApplied Computer ArchitectureW6 credits4GA. Gunzinger
252-0237-00LConcepts of Object-Oriented Programming Information W6 credits3V + 2UP. Müller
252-0417-00LRandomized Algorithms and Probabilistic MethodsW7 credits3V + 2U + 1AA. Steger, E. Welzl
252-0546-00LPhysically-Based Simulation in Computer Graphics Information W4 credits2V + 1UB. Solenthaler, B. Thomaszewski
401-3611-00LAdvanced Topics in Computational Statistics
Does not take place this semester.
W4 credits2VM. H. Maathuis
401-3627-00LHigh-Dimensional Statistics
Does not take place this semester.
W4 credits2VP. L. Bühlmann
401-4623-00LTime Series AnalysisW6 credits3GN. Meinshausen
401-3901-00LMathematical Optimization Information W11 credits4V + 2UR. Weismantel
401-3640-66LMonte Carlo and Quasi-Monte Carlo Methods: Mathematical and Numerical Analysis Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 6.
W4 credits2SC. Schwab
402-0777-00LParticle Accelerator Physics and Modeling IW6 credits2V + 1UA. Adelmann
227-1033-00LNeuromorphic Engineering I Information Restricted registration - show details
Registration in this class requires the permission of the instructors. Class size will be limited to available lab spots.
Preference is given to students that require this class as part of their major.
W6 credits2V + 3UT. Delbrück, G. Indiveri, S.‑C. Liu
227-1037-00LIntroduction to Neuroinformatics Information W6 credits2V + 1UK. A. Martin, M. Cook, V. Mante, M. Pfeiffer
151-0104-00LUncertainty Quantification for Engineering & Life Sciences Restricted registration - show details
Does not take place this semester.
Number of participants limited to 60.
W4 credits3GP. Koumoutsakos
327-1201-00LTransport Phenomena I Information W4 credits4GH. C. Öttinger
» see also Fields of Specialization
Case Studies
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
401-3667-66LCase Studies Seminar (Autumn Semester 2016)W3 credits2SV. C. Gradinaru, R. Hiptmair, 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
No direct enrolment to this course unit in myStudies. Please fill in the online application form.
Requirements and application form under www.math.ethz.ch/intranet/students/study-administration/theses.html
(Afterwards the enrolment will be done by the Study Administration.)
W8 credits11AProfessors
401-3740-02LSemester Paper Restricted registration - show details
No direct enrolment to this course unit in myStudies. Please fill in the online application form.
Requirements and application form under www.math.ethz.ch/intranet/students/study-administration/theses.html
(Afterwards the enrolment will be done by the Study Administration.)
W8 credits11AProfessors
GESS Science in Perspective
» see Science in Perspective: Type A: Enhancement of Reflection Capability
» see Science in Perspective: Language Courses ETH/UZH
» Recommended Science in Perspective (Type B) for D-MATH.
Master's Thesis
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
401-2000-00LScientific Works in Mathematics Information
Target audience:
Third year Bachelor students;
Master students who cannot document to have received an adequate training in working scientifically.

Mandatory for all Bachelor and Master students with matriculation in the autumn semester 2014 or later.
Directive Link
O0 creditsE. Kowalski
401-4990-01LMaster's Thesis Restricted registration - show details
Only students who fulfil the following criteria are allowed to begin with their master's thesis:
a. successful completion of the bachelor programme;
b. fulfilling of any additional requirements necessary to gain admission to the master programme.
For Programme Regulations 2014 there are additional requirements.

No direct enrolment to this course unit in myStudies. Please fill in the online application form.
Requirements and application form under www.math.ethz.ch/intranet/students/study-administration/theses.html
(Afterwards the enrolment will be done by the Study Administration.)
O30 credits57DProfessors
Colloquia
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
401-5650-00LZurich Colloquium in Applied and Computational Mathematics Information E-0 credits2KR. Abgrall, 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
151-0122-AALFluid Dynamics for CSE
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-5 credits11RT. Rösgen
406-0353-AALAnalysis III 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-4 credits9RM. Soner
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
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. Hiptmair
252-0232-AALSoftware Design
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
529-0483-AALStatistical Physics and Computer Simulation
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. Reiher