Principle of the energy system of the world is studied comprehensively. Energy supply, conversion, and consumption processes, and also energy policy are lectured quantitatively and practically. Students’ personal ability for thinking rational energy system with quantitative evidences is planned to be reinforced.
To have personal ability for thinking rational energy system with quantitative evidences.
Energy system, low-carbon society, primary energy, secondary energy, energy storage, energy conversion, energy utilization
|Intercultural skills||Communication skills||Specialist skills||Critical thinking skills||Practical and/or problem-solving skills|
Lectures for various fields in energy systems with drills will be delivered by the lecturers.
|Course schedule||Required learning|
|Class 1||Introduction||Understanding of current energy system|
|Class 2||Energy Conversion||Understanding of Energy Conversion|
|Class 3||Measurement Units for Energy||Understanding of Measurement Units for Energy|
|Class 4||Energy Consumption||Understanding of current energy consumption|
|Class 5||Thermally Driven Heat pump||Understanding of thermally Driven Heat pump|
|Class 6||Fuel cell||Understanding of fuel cell|
|Class 7||Renewable Energy||Understanding of renewable energy|
|Class 8||Hydrogen system||Understanding of hydrogen system|
|Class 9||Energy systems||Understanding of energy systems|
|Class 10||Global Warming Problem||Understanding of Global Warming Problem|
|Class 11||IPCC&Cool Earth||Understanding of IPCC&Cool Earth|
|Class 12||Energy Security||Understanding of Energy Security|
|Class 13||Energy History||Understanding of Energy History|
|Class 14||High temperature gas reactor||Understanding of High temperature gas reactor|
|Class 15||HTGR application systems||Understanding of HTGR application systems|
Printed materials for the lecture class, assignment materials
Kato, Energy Technology Road maps of Japan, Springer, 2106
Introduced by the lecturer depending on the topic
Examinations and homework for the topics
Technological knowledge of Bachelor level.
Prof. Yukitaka Kato, yukitaka[at]lane.iir.titech.ac.jp, 2967
Tuesday, Friday 9:00-17:00