Coursebooks

Thermal power cycles and heat pump systems

ME-459

Lecturer(s) :

Schiffmann Jürg Alexander
Van Herle Jan

Language:

English

Summary

This course aims at studying thermal power cycles, heat pumping technologies and equipment.

Content

Keywords

Power plant, heat pump, compressor, turbine

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

Teaching methods

Assessment methods

Written examination

Resources

Bibliography

Borel, Favrat Thermodynamics and energy systems analysis, EPFL Press + distributed documents available in pdf on moodle

Ressources en bibliothèque

In the programs

    • Semester
       Spring
    • Exam form
       Written
    • Credits
      3
    • Subject examined
      Thermal power cycles and heat pump systems
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      1 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Semester
       Spring
    • Exam form
       Written
    • Credits
      3
    • Subject examined
      Thermal power cycles and heat pump systems
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      1 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Energy Management and Sustainability, 2019-2020, Master semester 2
    • Semester
       Spring
    • Exam form
       Written
    • Credits
      3
    • Subject examined
      Thermal power cycles and heat pump systems
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      1 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Energy Management and Sustainability, 2019-2020, Master semester 4
    • Semester
       Spring
    • Exam form
       Written
    • Credits
      3
    • Subject examined
      Thermal power cycles and heat pump systems
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      1 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Semester
       Spring
    • Exam form
       Written
    • Credits
      3
    • Subject examined
      Thermal power cycles and heat pump systems
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      1 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks

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  • Lecture in French
  • Lecture in English
  • Lecture in German