Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9103065962014Advanced Energy ConvectionElective128
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Objectives of this course are to teach students the fundamentals of thermodynamics, chemistry, transport processes in energy systems and to help them to analyze the energy conversion in thermo-mechanical, thermo-chemical, electrochemical, and photoelectric processes in existing and future power and transportation systems.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Yrd. Doç. Dr. Lütfiye ALTAY
Learning Outcomes
1learn fundamentals of energy conversion thermodynamics
2learn fundamentals of thermomechanical conversion
3learn fundamentals of chemical thermodynamics
4learn fundamentals of electrochemical energy conversion and storage
5learn fundamentals of chemical kinetics
6learn fundamentals of high power conversion efficiency for advanced gas, coal and nuclear plants
7learn fundamentals of transport processes
8learn fundamentals of hydrogen for vehicles and fuel cells
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Energy conversion thermodynamics, thermomechanical conversion, chemical thermodynamics, electrochemical energy conversion and storage, chemical kinetics, high power conversion efficiency for advanced gas, coal and nuclear plants, hydrogen for vehicles: technology and economic issues, fuel cells
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Introduction to energy conversion thermodynamics
2Gas mixtures
3Thermomechanical conversion
4Chemical thermodynamics, part 1
5Chemical thermodynamics, part 2
6Electrochemical energy conversion and storage
7Multi- stage electrochemical reactions
8Fundamentals of chemical kinetics, part1
9Fundamentals of chemical kinetics, part2
10Midterm Exam
11High power conversion efficiency for advanced gas, coal and nuclear plants
12Fundamentals of transport processes, properties and equations
13Hydrogen for Vehicles: Technology and Economy Issues
14Fuel cells thermodynamics
15Fuel cells
16Final Exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Lecture notes
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
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Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Attending Lectures14342
Self Study61060
Individual Study for Mid term Examination13030
Individual Study for Final Examination13838
Reading14570
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)240
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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