361-0352/03 – Nontraditional Energy Sources (NZE)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Power EngineeringCredits2
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Mojmír Vrtek, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Mojmír Vrtek, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementOptional
Year3Semesterwinter
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2002/2003Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFSIntended for study typesBachelor
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VRT20 doc. Ing. Mojmír Vrtek, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+1
Combined Credit and Examination 8+4

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The subject deals with attributes and ways of utilization of renewable and alternative sources of energy. Students gain basic information in branches utilization of solar, water, wind, biomass energy, utilization of low potential heat by heat pumps. In the framework of the subject there is devoted an attention to alternative sources of energy like fuel cells, thermo-electric generators and so on.

Teaching methods

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Summary

The subject deals with attributes and ways of utilization of renewable and alternative sources of energy. Students gain basic information in branches utilization of solar, water, wind, biomass energy, utilization of low potential heat by heat pumps. In the framework of the subject there is devoted an attention to alternative sources of energy like fuel cells, thermo-electric generators and so on.

Compulsory literature:

GODFREY, B. et al.: Renewable energy. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2004. 452 s. ISBN 0-19-926178-4.

Recommended literature:

SORENSEN, B.: Renewable Energy. Burlington : Elsevier Academic Press, 2004. 952 s. ISBN 0126561532.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

Another demands for student are not.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Energy: types, sources, transformations, evaluation. 2. Exergy and anergy. Evaluating diagrams. 3. Power engineering, consumption and reserves of energy. Waste energy, waste heat. 4. Co-generation. 5. Thermodynamic heating. Heat pumps. 6. Solar energy. Heat and photovoltaic conversion. 7. Water energy, hydropower stations. Hydro turbines. Tided water energy. 8. Wind energy. 9. Geothermal energy. 10. Magnetodynamic transform, thermoemission, thermoelectric transform. 11. Fuel cells. Hydrogen power engineering. 12. Basic principles of biomas energy utilization 13. Fuel cells. Hydrogen power engineering. 14. Magnetodynamic transform. Thermoemission, thermoelectric transform.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2016/2017 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Credit and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Credit Credit 40  10
        Examination Examination 60  41
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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2018/2019 (B2341) Engineering (2303R002) Mechanical Engineering Technology P English Ostrava 3 Optional study plan
2018/2019 (B2341) Engineering (2301R013) Robotics P English Ostrava 3 Optional study plan
2017/2018 (B2341) Engineering (2301R013) Robotics P English Ostrava 3 Optional study plan
2017/2018 (B2341) Engineering (2303R002) Mechanical Engineering Technology P English Ostrava 3 Optional study plan
2017/2018 (B2341) Engineering (3901R003) Applied Mechanics P English Ostrava 3 Optional study plan
2017/2018 (B2341) Engineering (3902R001) Applied Informatics and Control P English Ostrava 3 Optional study plan
2017/2018 (B2341) Engineering (3907R009) Operation of Energy Equipment P English Ostrava 3 Optional study plan
2016/2017 (B2341) Engineering (2301R013) Robotics P English Ostrava 3 Optional study plan
2016/2017 (B2341) Engineering (2303R002) Mechanical Engineering Technology P English Ostrava 3 Optional study plan
2016/2017 (B2341) Engineering (3901R003) Applied Mechanics P English Ostrava 3 Optional study plan
2016/2017 (B2341) Engineering (3902R001) Applied Informatics and Control P English Ostrava 3 Optional study plan
2016/2017 (B2341) Engineering (3907R009) Operation of Energy Equipment P English Ostrava 3 Optional study plan

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