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Course syllabus N417A0_4I - Alternative Fuels (FCFT - WS 2019/2020)


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University: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty: Faculty of Chemical and Food Technology
Course unit code: N417A0_4I
Course unit title: Alternative Fuels
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture2 hours weekly (on-site method)

 
Credits allocated: 2
 
Recommended semester/trimester: Control of Technological Processes in Chemical and Food Industries - master (semi-compulsory), 3. semester
Control of Technological Processes in Chemical and Food Industries - master (semi-compulsory), 3. semester
Level of study: 2.
Prerequisites for registration: none
 
Assesment methods:
Evaluation of written examination is according to "Study Order of STU".
 
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
Student understands the preparation, properties and applications of synthetic fuels from renewable sources and from unconventional sources of liquid and gaseous hydrocarbons. Student is familiar with the production, storage and use of hydrogen, biofuel production from biomass and waste.
 
Course contents:
Synthetic fuels and renewable energy sources. Discussing technological aspects of gaseous, liquid and solid fuels, unconventional sources of liquid and gaseous hydrocarbons. Special attention is devoted to the manufacture, storage and use of hydrogen, biofuels production from biomass and waste.
 
Recommended or required reading:
Basic:
SORENSEN, B. Hydrogen and Fuel Cells: Emerging technologies and applications. Burlington : Elsevier Academic Press, 2005. 450 p. ISBN 978-0-12-655281-2.
LEE, S. Alternative fuels. Washington D.C.: Taylor & Francis, 1996. 484 p. ISBN 1-56032-361-2.
VERTES, A. -- QUERESHI, N. -- BLASHEK, H. Biomass to Biofuels, Strategies to Global Industries. New York: Wiley, 2010. ISBN 978-0-470-51312-5.
SARIN, A. Biodiesel - Production and Propeties. Cambridge: RSC Publishing, 2012. 256 p. ISBN 978-1-84973-470-7.

 
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Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 24

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Name of lecturer(s): doc. Ing. Elena Hájeková, PhD. (person responsible for course) - slovak
 
Last modification: 19. 9. 2018
Supervisor: doc. Ing. Elena Hájeková, PhD. and programme supervisor


Last modification made by Ing. Tomáš Molnár on 09/19/2018.

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