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ME-837 Sustainable Energy Systems
Campus PNEC
Programs PG
Session Summer Semester 2016
Course Title Sustainable Energy Systems
Course Code ME-837
Credit Hours 3-0
Pre-Requisutes Basic Fluid Mechanics and Heat Transfer
Course Objectives The course will provide a deep insight into engineering principles and designs underpinning key sustainable / renewable energy technologies. It will cover energy conversion by wind, wave, tidal, solar and biomass. It is structured so as to familiarize students with the wide range of literature on sustainable energy technologies, and aims to develop further independent study, analysis, synthesis and presentation skills.
Detail Content Introduction
  • Definitions of different energy concepts its important etc
  • Renewable Energy System:
    • Wind Energy
    • Solar Energy
    • Ocean Energy
    • Geothermal energy
    • Bio Mass Energy
    • Hydel Power
  • Energy and Transport
  • Energy Analysis Techniques
  • Energy Audits and Surveys
Text/Ref Books
  • Clive Beggs, Energy: Management, Supply and Conservation.
  • Mukund R. Patel, Wind and Solar Power Systems Design, Analysis, and Operation.
  • Prabir Basu, Biomass Gasification and Pyrolysis, Practical Design and Theory.
  • John A. Duffie and William A. Beckman, Solar Engineering of Thermal Processes
  • Time Schedule Summer 2012
    Faculty/Resource Person Dr. Shafiq R. Qureshi
    Discipline: Mechanical Engineering
    Specialization: Computational fluid Mechanics