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Solar Energy Conversion
Sample reading list:
David JC MacKay (online), Sustainable energy without the hot air
Volker Quaschning, Regenerative Energiesysteme, 7th ed.
Volker Quaschning, Understanding renewable energy systems
D. Yogi Goswami, Frank Kreith, Jan F. Kreider, Principles of Solar Engineering, 2nd ed.
Martin. A. Green, Solar cells
Christiana Honsberg and Stuart Bowden (online), http://www.pveducation.org/pvcdrom
Eight assignments coupled to take-home or lab experiments. Final project report. Weekly reading of 35 pages.
Mid Term Exam - 15%
Final Exam - 35%
Papers - 20%
Class/Precept Participation - 10%
Problem set(s) - 20%
Open to Juniors, Seniors, and Graduate Students Only.
Prerequisites and Restrictions:
Completed freshman science or engineering courses (MAT 104, PHY 104, CHM 207). Open to others by permission of instructor..
Knowledge of linear algebra and ordinary differential equations is essential. This course fulfills a requirement for the Sustainable Energy Certificate Program.
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