Academic Catalog

MECH495 DESIGN OF RENEWABLE ENERGY SYSTEMS

Course Code: 3650495
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 5.0
Department: Mechanical Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Assist.Prof.Dr ONUR TAYLAN
Offered Semester: Fall or Spring Semesters.

Course Content

System level modeling of renewable energy system for a specific application; Solar and wind energy measurements and resource assessment; Meteorological data analysis; System level analysis of energy storage systems and energy demand; Net/Nearly-zero energy districts; Economic metrics for energy systems; Parametric and simulation studies; Post-processing and interpretation of results; Environmental aspects of renewable energy systems.