Course detail

Selected problems of electricity production

FEKT-DEE2AAcad. year: 2019/2020

Subject deals with specific present power production problems from view of technical development, operation economy and relation to environment.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Participant gains summary about specific present problems in power engineering.

Prerequisites

It is assumed to pass some compulsory and optional subjects of bachelor programme (SEE) and magister programme (EEN).

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Readr J.: Controlled nuclear fusion (EN)
Smidt, D.: Reaktorentechnik 1, 2 (DE)
Raja,A.K.:Power Plant Engieneering

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Teaching methods depend on the type of course unit as specified in the article 7 of BUT Rules for Studies and Examinations.Techning methods include lectures, computer laboratories and practical laboratories. Course is taking advantage of e-learning (Moodle) system. Students have to write a single project/assignment during the course.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Subject is finished with examination. Classification: 0-100 points.

Language of instruction

English

Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

1.Control of power production regarding liberalized electricity market.
2.Specific problems in nuclear power plants self-consumption.
3.Use of renewable energy sources in electricity production and future perspectives.
4.Impact of large wind farms on electric power networks operation.
5.New progress in electricity production development.

Aims

Main object of this course is to acquaint students with present both renewable and non-renewable power production problems from generators technical development perspective, their principles, and their cooperation in power network. Second object is to notice power generators influence to environment.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme EKT-PPA Doctoral

    branch PPA-BEB , 1. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional specialized

  • Programme EKT-PKA Doctoral

    branch PKA-BEB , 1. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional specialized

  • Programme EKT-PPA Doctoral

    branch PPA-KAM , 1. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional specialized

  • Programme EKT-PKA Doctoral

    branch PKA-KAM , 1. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional specialized
    branch PKA-EST , 1. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional specialized

  • Programme EKT-PPA Doctoral

    branch PPA-EST , 1. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional specialized
    branch PPA-MVE , 1. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional specialized

  • Programme EKT-PKA Doctoral

    branch PKA-MVE , 1. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional specialized
    branch PKA-MET , 1. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional specialized

  • Programme EKT-PPA Doctoral

    branch PPA-MET , 1. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional specialized
    branch PPA-FEN , 1. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional specialized

  • Programme EKT-PKA Doctoral

    branch PKA-FEN , 1. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional specialized
    branch PKA-SEE , 1. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional specialized

  • Programme EKT-PPA Doctoral

    branch PPA-SEE , 1. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional specialized

  • Programme EKT-PKA Doctoral

    branch PKA-TLI , 1. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional specialized

  • Programme EKT-PPA Doctoral

    branch PPA-TLI , 1. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional specialized
    branch PPA-TEE , 1. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional specialized

  • Programme EKT-PKA Doctoral

    branch PKA-TEE , 1. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional specialized

Type of course unit

 

Seminar

39 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer