MECH 430 Thermal Systems Design
This course is concerned with the technical, economic and environmental
aspects of conventional and novel methods of energy supply and use.
Emphasis will be placed on the analysis and design of thermal systems.
Topics include: electric utility demand and supply; the analysis of thermal
power generation systems including combined cycle and cogeneration plants; emission control; alternative energy systems. A group project related to
the design of a thermal system will form a significant portion of this course.
NOT OFFERED 2023-2024
(Lec: 3, Lab: 0, Tut: 1)