361-0542/03 – Alternative and Renewable Energy Sources II (AOZE2)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Power EngineeringCredits4
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Mojmír Vrtek, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Mojmír Vrtek, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
Year1Semestersummer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2010/2011Year of cancellation2014/2015
Intended for the facultiesFSIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
SZE75 Ing. Zbyszek Szeliga, Ph.D.
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+2
Part-time Credit and Examination 10+2

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Students gain knowledge about utilization of solar energy and fuel cells. Intimately the is devoted attention to branch of utilization of solar energy, primarily to thermo solar systems, types of heat storage, the design of solar system and the calculation of an annual energy gains. Further there is devoted attention to attributes and the use of photovoltaic cells and fuel cells and their expectation.

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Summary

The course continues on the subject "Alternative and renewable energy sources" of the Bachelor study program. Subject deals with utilization of solar energy and fuel cells. Intimately the is devoted attention to branch of utilization of solar energy, primarily to thermo solar systems, types of heat storage, the design of solar system and the calculation of an annual energy gains. Further there is devoted an attention to attributes and the use of photovoltaic cells and fuel cells and their expectation.

Compulsory literature:

VIELSTICH, W.; LAMM, A.; GASTEIGER, H.A. Handbook of Fuel Cells : Fundamentals, Technology, Applications. John Wiley & Sons : 2003. 449 s. ISBN 0471499269. DUFFIE, J.,A.; BECKMAN, W., A. Solar Engineering of Thermal Processes (2nd edition). Wiley-Interscience: 1991. 944 p. ISBN: 0471510564.

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Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

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Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Solar energy, characteristics, types of transform to usable energy kinds 2. Solar radiation, direct, diffused, mathematical model for determination of irradiation for a generally positioned surface 3. Passive, direct system for solar energy utilization. Solar power stations. 4. Solar collectors, types 5. Testing and certification of solar collectors 6. Solar flat plate collector, principle of calculation, efficiency 7. Heat storage, solar tanks, stratification tank 8. Thermosolar systems, types, schemas, antifreeze fluids 9. Photovoltaic conversion, types of PV cells, efficiency, utilization 10. Photovoltaic systems 11. Fuel cells – principles, types 12. Low-temperature and high-temperature fuel cells, characteristics, efficiency, utilization

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2011/2012 Winter semester, validity until: 2014/2015 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Exercises evaluation Credit 45  25
        Examination Examination 55  26
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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