EMC/EMI for Engineers and Engineering Managers

Course Description

Master fundamental concepts of electromagnetic compatibility/interference or EMC/EMI. Examine various electromagnetic (EM) environments. Learn about the requirements that commercial and military electronic systems must meet. Explore unconventional high power EM threats, including nuclear electromagnetic pulse and high power microwave weapons. Master techniques that can be used to protect systems against these threats.

Course ID: DEF 1515Q
Course Format: Classroom

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CRN Start date End date Format Location Cost
17216 Feb 21, 2017 Feb 23, 2017 Classroom Tucson, Arizona $1,795

Special Discounts

GTRI employees are eligible for a discount on this course.  If you are a GTRI employee, please go to https://webwise.gtri.gatech.edu/talent-management/organizational-development and look under “GT Professional Development” for a coupon code to use when checking out.

Note: Coupon codes must be applied during checkout and cannot be redeemed after your checkout is complete. Only one coupon code can be used per shopping cart.

Who Should Attend

Engineers and managers in commercial or military electronic-system design, development analysis and test and evaluation

How You Will Benefit

  • Understand military and commercial EMI/EMC requirements.

  • Master EMC measurement, modeling and analysis techniques.

  • Analyze potential EMI problems by identifying the source, the receptor and the coupling path.

  • Harden electronic systems using the appropriate EMC protection technique(s), including grounding, bonding, shielding, filtering and printed circuit board design.

  • Calculate EM propagation.


  • EMI/EMC concepts, definitions and requirements

  • EMC methodology, environments and measurements

  • EMC modeling and analysis

  • EM propagation and crosstalk

  • EM hardening techniques

  • Unconventional high power EM threats

For Course-Related Questions

Please contact the course administrator: John Daher