Materials for Energy Storage and Conversion

Објавено: март 7, 2019

Course Title: Materials for Energy Storage and Conversion

Code: ФЕИТ08011

ECTS points: 6 ECTS

Number of classes per week3+0+0+3

Lecturer: Prof. Dr. Hristina Spasevska, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Lihnida Stojanovska-Georgievska

Course Goals (acquired competencies): Getting knowledge about materials used for storage and conversion of energy. Special emphasis is given to the latest design concepts of materials and technologies for their application in increasing energy efficiency.

Subject of the course content: Types of the materials for energy storage and conversion. Methods for characterization and investigation of the materials. Principle of operation of fuel cells, batteries, solar cells and condensers. Ecological and economic aspects of materials used for energy storage and conversion. Thermodynamic processes in materials, materials for thermal insulation and energy saving. Thermal insulation in passive energy buildings.


Required Literature        
No. Author Title Publisher Year
1. Yaar Demirel Energy: Production, Conversion, Storage, Conservation and Coupling  Springer,  2012
2. D. Scherson, J. Harb, M. Tao  Fundamentals of Energy Storage and Conversion: ECS Transactions: Volume 13, Issue 17  The Electrochemical Society  2008
3. G. Amatucci, A. Manthiram, W. Van Schalkwijk, R. Mantz, C. Bock, V. Ramani Nanomaterials for Energy Conversion and Storage, Issue 31  The Electrochemical Society  2008