Methods for the analysis of conventional and novel energy systems are taught throughout the course. Additional topics are, using the US National Energy Flow Chart to understand sources of carbon emissions, discussion of energy efficiency improvement methods, discussion of decarbonization and carbon capture and sequestration approaches and their impact on efficiency and emissions.
Prerequisite: Undergraduate thermodynamics course or permission of the instructor.
Credit only granted for: ENPM635 or ENME635.
Semesters OfferedSpring 2018, Spring 2019, Spring 2020, Spring 2021, Spring 2022