FYS374 Electrochemical Energy Conversion
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Course responsible: Espen Olsen, Jorge Mario Marchetti
ECTS credits: 10
Faculty: Faculty of Science and Technology
Teaching language: EN
Teaching exam periods:
This course has teaching/evaluation in the autumn parallel.
Course frequency: Annually if needed.
First time: 2014V
- Principles for electrochemical energy conversion and thermodynamics
- Electromotive force and capacitance
- Electrode materials
- Electrode reactions
- Choice of commercially available systems
The course is aimed at giving competence in principles and technology for electrochemical conversion of energy.
Lectures, Examples, Discussions
The course responsible will be available at request
Curriculum will be given in sufficient time before examination.
FYS 251, FYS 271, KJM 100, KJM 120
written examination, 3 hours.
Organized lectures will be 2 h x15 weeks (30 hours) and 2 h x15 weeks colloquium . Total workload is 300 hours, the difference consisting of own studies, preparation for lectures, examination with preparation.
Special requirements in Science
Reduction of credits:
FYS 371 - 1 sp reduction
FYS474 - 10 sp reduction
Type of course:
Engelsk:1x2 hours per week. Colloquia if needed.
The course is given only if at least three students have signed up.
The external and internal examiner jointly prepare the exam questions and the correction manual. The external examiner reviews the internal examiner's examination results by correcting a random sample of candidate¿s exams as a calibration according to the Department's guidelines for examination markings.
Allowed examination aids: Calculator handed out, no other aids
Examination details: One written exam: A - E / Ikke bestått