Solar Thermal Engineering

Course Type: 
ME
Code: 
4540
Level: 
Undergraduate
Credit Hours: 
3
Schedule Type: 
Lecture
Description: 

Fundamentals of solar radiation and how it can be utilized as a thermal energy source. Solar insolation on a surface, flat plate collectors, concentrating collectors, thermal energy storage, and solar hot water heating will be discussed.

Prerequisites: 

Undergraduate level ME 3360 Minimum Grade of D

Restrictions: 
May not be enrolled in one of the following Degrees: Intending Egr & CS. Must be enrolled in one of the following Colleges: College of Egr & Computer Sci.