inf5100 - Digital Technology on Energy Markets (Complete module description)

inf5100 - Digital Technology on Energy Markets (Complete module description)

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Module label Digital Technology on Energy Markets
Modulkürzel inf5100
Credit points 6.0 KP
Workload 180 h
Institute directory Department of Computing Science
Verwendbarkeit des Moduls
  • Master's Programme Computing Science (Master) > Angewandte Informatik
  • Master's programme Digitalised Energy Systems (Master) > Automation and Electrical Engineering
Zuständige Personen
  • Staudt, Philipp (module responsibility)
  • Lehrenden, Die im Modul (Prüfungsberechtigt)
No participant requirements
Skills to be acquired in this module
This module integrates current computer science developments into the informatics program, especially considering the selected focus area, by appropriate study courses
Professional competence
The students:
  • will be able to follow scientific work in the application area of digitalised energy markets, and thus be able to reflect on the current state of research in this area

Methological competence
The students:
  • are able to classify energy markets and judge new technological developments based on this classification

Social competence
The students:
  • create solutions in small teams
  • present and discuss their solutions
  • reflect the solutions of others in a constructive manner

Self competence
The students:
  • evaluate new technologies regarding their relevance for current energy-economic topics.
Module contents

In this module, theoretical concepts for understanding energy markets are presented and reflected with respect to the questions, how digitalisation of cyber-physical energy systems (CPES) is impacting the development of these markets.
Fundamental concepts are discussed using easy-to-follow examples.
These are:

  • Overview on Energy Markets
  • Consecutive markets and different time horizons
  • Smart Grids and energy markets
  • Push-effect of digital technologies on energy market development
  • Digitalised processes on energy markets
  • Market integration of renewable energy resources
Language of instruction English
Duration (semesters) 1 Semester
Module frequency annual
Module capacity unlimited
Teaching/Learning method 1VL + 1Ü
Previous knowledge none
Form of instruction Comment SWS Frequency Workload of compulsory attendance
Lecture 2 WiSe 28
Exercises 2 WiSe 28
Präsenzzeit Modul insgesamt 56 h
Examination Prüfungszeiten Type of examination
Final exam of module
Following the event period
written exam or oral exam or