ENGR3022-A Energy Stor Convers & Tranpor (Spring 2021)

Course Details

Session, Dates: 1 (01/14/2021 - 04/30/2021)
Days: W
Time: 06:00 - 08:50 pm
Location: Moon Campus
Room: John Jay 231
Seats Available: No Seats Waiting
Credits: 3

Course Description

This course introduces conventional and renewable mechanisms for the transfer and storage of electrical energy. The course beneficially integrates class presentations and hands-on demonstration activities. The topics include: electrochemical storage systems and related power densities; super capacitors, lithium batteries, fuel cell systems, proton exchange membranes, fuel cell stacks; basic principles of operation and future development needs; materials for energy storage and conversion; conventional lead-acid, zinc-air, nickel-cadmium and nickel-metal hydride batteries; fuel cell architectures and electrode life times; purely ionic conductors; mixed Ionic / electronic conductors; ionic transport, conductivity in polymers; AC to DC and DC to AC transformers and electrical circuits; economics of energy storage and conversion.

Prerequisites: CHEM1210 amd CHEM1215, PHYS1210 and PHYS1215, and PHYS2210 and PHYS2215

About the Instructor(s)

Moni K. Datta
Part-Time Faculty
Engineering

datta@rmu.edu
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