Advances in Clean Coal Technology

Course Type: 
ME
Code: 
4590
Level: 
Undergraduate
Credit Hours: 
3
Schedule Type: 
Lecture
Description: 

Historical perspective on coal; sources of coal in the world; future dependence on coal for energy; power production using coal; general process description; principles of combustion, conventional combustion reactors, environmental impact; fluidized bed reactors, process improvements in minimizing emissions; future innovations in clean coal technology.

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.