Core Module Information
Module title: Advanced Energy Systems 2

SCQF level: 10:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: MEC10115
Module leader: Viviani Onishi
School School of Engineering and the Built Environment
Subject area group: Mechanical Materials and Manufacturing Management

There are no pre-requisites for this module to be added

Description of module content:

Combustion: processes, equipment and environmental impact. Boilers. Combined Heat & Power. Pumps: design, operation and performance. The module will introduce conventional as well as more modern, energy efficient practice. The three 'e's - economy, energy and environmental impact of energy generation and energy use technologies shall be addressed throughout.

Learning Outcomes for module:

On completion of this module you will be able to:
LO1: analyse combustion processes and their impact.
LO2: develop an advanced understanding of thermodynamics of advanced energy systems;
LO3: analyse the performance of sub-critical and super-critical boilers;
LO4: evaluate the reserves and impact of the use of limited fossil fuels;
LO5: analyse the performance of pumps.

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