FYS474 Electrochemical Energy Conversion
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Course responsible: Jorge Mario Marchetti
ECTS credits: 10
Faculty: Faculty of Science and Technology
Teaching language: EN
Teaching exam periods:
This course has teaching/evaluation in fall parallel.
Course frequency: Starts in 2018 and it will be given every second year
First time: Study year 2015-2016
Engelsk:Principles for electrochemical energy conversion and thermodynamics. Electromotive force. Capacity. 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.
The lectures will cover the main topics, ideas, theories, methods and approximations used in fuel cell and batteries.
The course responsible will be available at request
Curriculum will be given in sufficient time before the course starts.
KJM100, FYS252, FYS272, MATH111, MATH112, MATH113
There will be a mandatory hand-in.
Final project that counts for full grade, A-F grading.
Organized lectures will be 4 h x13 weeks (52 hours) and 2 h x13 weeks colloquium with the TA . Total workload is 250 hours, the difference consisting of own studies, preparation for lectures.
Special requirements in Science
Reduction of credits:
FYS371 - 1 sp reduction, FYS374 - 10 sp reduction.
Type of course:
Engelsk: 2x2 hours per week. Colloquia with TA 1x2 hs per week.
The external and internal examiner jointly prepare the topic for the final project.
Examination details: Assignment: Letter grades