Basic information

Code: ENG3076

Extent: 25 ECTS

Language: English

Teacher in charge: Martti Larmi

Target group:  All master's level students at Aalto University

Application process: No

Quotas and restrictions: No

Prerequisites: In preparing their study plan, the students are required to check that they fulfil the prerequisites for each course i.e. to take the courses in the right order.

Content and structure of the minor

Description

The Advanced Energy Solutions Minor offers students good overall knowledge within the field of energy systems, as well as further specialization opportunities in four subject areas: Industrial Energy Processes, Energy Conversion, Energy in Buildings and Energy Systems & Markets. Altogether, depending on the courses undertaken, the programme covers the most common energy conversion technologies, energy systems and processes, end use of energy, energy economics and markets, and issues related to improvement of energy efficiency in industry and communities.

Learning outcomes:

• Understand the fundamentals of energy systems

• Be able to take a holistic view to understand dependencies across large energy systems

• Analyze and evaluate existing and future challenges in the field of energy, and the role of energy technologies and processes in addressing these challenges.

 

Code

Name

Credits

Compulsory courses   (10cr):

 

 

AAE-1000

Introduction to   Advanced Energy Solutions

5

EEN-E1030    OR
ELEC-E8422

Thermodynamics   in Energy Technology     OR 
An Introduction to Electric Energy

5                               

5

Elective courses (15 cr):

 

 

Energy Conversion

 

EEN-E2002

Combustion technology

5

AAE-E3050

Bioenergy and   Biofuels

5

EEN-E3002

Power Process Simulation

5

EEN-E2007

Energy,   Environment and Emission Control

5

EEN-E1020

Heat Transfer

5

EEN-E1010

Power plants and processes

5

AAE-E3000

Advanced Energy Project

10

Industrial processes

 

CHEM-E7100

Engineering   Thermodynamics, Separation
Processes, part I

5

CHEM-E7140

Process Automation

5

CHEM-E7160

Fluid Flow in   Process Units

5

CHEM-E5145

Materials for Renewable Energy

5

EEN-E3001

Fundamentals of   Industrial Energy Engineering

5

AAE-E3000

Advanced Energy Project

10

Sustainable   Energy Systems and Markets

 

ELEC-E8422

An Introduction   to Electric Energy

5

ELEC-E8406

Electricity Distribution and Markets

5

EEN-E3006

Energy Markets

5

EEN-E3004

District Heating and Cooling

5

AAE-E3000

Advanced Energy Project

10

Sustainable   Energy in Buildings and Built Environment

 

EEN-E4001

Comfortable and   Healthy Indoor Environments

5

EEN-E4002

Heating and Cooling Systems

5

EEN-E4003

Ventilation and   Air Conditioning Systems

5

ELEC-E8124

Intelligent buildings

5

CIV-E3030

Indoor Air Quality

5

CIV-E3040

Indoor Environment Technology

5

EEN-E1040

Measurement and   Control of Energy Systems

5

ELEC-E8700

Principles and   fundamentals of lighting

5

CIV-E3010

Applied building   physics and design

5

AAE-E3000

Advanced Energy Project

10