Term: Fall 2020 | Instructor: Kristen R. Schell

This course introduces engineering students to the fundamentals of energy, including primary energy sources and the pathways to use. Among renewables, students will explore solar photovoltaic, solar thermal, hydropower, geothermal, and tidal power. Students will also learn about fossil fuels and nuclear power. Terrestial, thermodynamic and electrical limitations will be addressed. Please consult the Registrar’s Office or contact the instructor for further details.