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ECE 595E Lecture 33: Introduction to Finite-Difference Time-Domain Simulations

By Peter Bermel

Electrical and Computer Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

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  • Recap from Monday
  • Introduction to FDTD
  • Special features of MEEP:
    • Perfectly matched layers
    • Subpixel averaging
    • Symmetry
    • Scheme (programmable) interface
  • Examples:
    • Periodic light-trapping structures
    • Randomly textured structures



EE 226, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

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