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pre031 - Renewable Energy Technologies I (Course overview)
Institute of Physics 12 KP
Module components Semester courses Wintersemester 2021/2022 Examination
  • Unlimited access 5.06.M123 - Solar Thermal Energy Show lecturers
    • Dr. Herena Torio

    Friday: 12:15 - 13:45, weekly (from 22/10/21)
    Friday: 12:15 - 13:45, weekly (from 22/10/21)

    Students gain knowledge on: - Assessment of solar thermal ambient parameters: regional global, diffuse, reflected solar radiation on horizontal and on tilted plane, ambient temperature - Solar thermal collectors - Solar thermal heat exchangers - Solar thermal storages - Solar thermal systems and their operation - Characterization of solar thermal system - Asessment methods for solar system behaviour

Notes for the module
Module examination
2 Prüfungsleistungen: Klausur  (3h, Gewicht 75%) sowie Referat (15 min. Präsentation, 15 Seiten Bericht, Gewicht 25%).
Skills to be acquired in this module

After successful completion of the module students should be able to:

-        critically evaluate and compare three major Renewable Energy conversion processes and technologies: photovoltaics, wind energy and one out of three of solar thermal energy, biomass energy or hydro power.

-        critically appraise various electrochemical storage processes and the respective storage techniques

-        analyse various system components and their interconnections within a complex Renewable Energy supply system.

-        evaluate the Renewable Energy supply systems’ operational size and efficiency.
-        critically evaluate non-technical impact and side effects when implementing renewable energy supply systems