Learning outcomes of the course unit
The course is aimed at providing knowledge about the applications of traditional and renewable energies.
Thermodynamics and Heat Transfer.
Course contents summary
Coal, gas and oil. Nuclear energy (PWR, BWR, LMFBR), fission and fusion. Geothermal energy. Wind energy. Energy from the sea (Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion, tidal, waves). Thermal applications of solar energy. Photovoltaic energy.