Course syllabus 270508_IDP - Technology of Renewable Energy Sources (FME - WS 2019/2020)Help

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University: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty: Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Course unit code: 270508_IDP
Course unit title: Technology of Renewable Energy Sources
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture2 hours weekly (on-site method)
30 hours per semester of study (combined method)
seminar1 hour weekly (on-site method)

Credits allocated: 4
Recommended semester/trimester: Environmental Manufacturing Technologies - master (semi-compulsory), 3. semester
Level of study: 2.
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods:
During Semester students will write 2 tests. The sum of points for the test is 20 pionts. To pass the tests should be obtained in the sum at least 10 points. Exam, consisting of written and oral part is rated a maximum of 30 points. On successful completion of the exam should be obtained at least 18 points. Students will get credits for the subject if they successfully complete the written tests and exam. Evaluation is done as follows: A 46-50 points, B 41-45 points, C 37-40 points, D 32-36 points, E 31-28 points.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
The aim is to obtain basic knowledge about the environment, renewable energy sources and their utilization of renewable energy legislation. Knowing the details of technology, design principles of machines and whole complexes for the utilization of renewable energy sources, as well as conditions for their effective operation. Solving the fundamental nature of the computing tasks for the specification of suitable machinery and equipment for conversion of renewable energy into usable forms of energy.
Course contents:
• Basic terms in environmental, legislation in the environmental field
• The world energy situation, state of of world reserves of primary energy sources, proportion of fosil fuels and renewable energy sources on production of useful energy forms
• The impact of energy use of fossil fuels on the environment
• Renewable energy sources, sustainable growth, policy of renewable energy sources utilization
• Technology of renewable energy sources, design principles of machines and equipment using renewable energy sources
• Design of a suitable technology using renewable energy sources
Recommended or required reading:
JANÍČEK, F. -- KOL. Obnoviteľné zdroje energie 1: Technológie pre udržateľnú budúcnosť. Pezinok : Renesans, 2009. 174 p. ISBN 978-80-89402-04-5.
ŠOOŠ, Ľ. Drevný odpad...: Čo s ním. Bratislava : Energetické centrum, 2000. 108 p.
VARGOVÁ, I. Atlas využívania obnoviteľných energetických zdrojov na Slovensku. Bratislava: Energetické centrum Bratislava, 2002.
MURTINGER, K. -- TOMEŠ, M. -- BERANOVSKÝ, J. Fotovoltaika - Elektrická energie ze slunce. Praha: EkoWATT, 2009. ISBN 978-80-873330-1-3.
MEČÁRIK, K. -- HAVELSKÝ, V. -- FÜRI, B. Tepelné čerpadlá. Bratislava : Alfa, 1988. 327 p. ISBN 063-063-87.
MURTINGER, K. -- BERANOVSKÝ, J. Energie z biomasy. Brno: ERA group, 2008. ISBN 978-80-73661-15-1.
BOYLE, G. Renewable energy. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2004. 452 p. ISBN 978-01-99261-78-9.
SABONNADIERE, J. Renewable energy technologies. London: ISTE, 2009. 490 p. ISBN 978-1-84821-135-3.

Language of instruction: slovak or english
Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 115

51,3 %25,2 %15,7 %3,5 %4,3 %0 %
Name of lecturer(s): doc. Ing. Miloš Matúš, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer) - slovak, english
Dr.h.c. prof. Ing. Ľubomír Šooš, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course, tutor) - slovak, english
Last modification: 21. 6. 2019
Supervisor: Dr.h.c. prof. Ing. Ľubomír Šooš, PhD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Ing. Marianna Frajková on 06/21/2019.

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