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Module Detailed Information for [ESP4401]
Academic Year : 2017/2018 Semester : 1
Correct as at 30 Sep 2017 13:30

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Module Title : Optimization of Energy Systems
Module Description : Energy conscious design and efficient operation of energy consuming systems used in industries and commercial buildings remain as a challenge for energy engineers. The module starts with a review of the fundamentals of heat and mass transfer and then introduces central chiller, compressed air, boiler and combined heat and power systems as the major energy consuming systems used in industries and commercial buildings. Topics covered include working principle of above systems, measurement and analysis of energy performance, energy savings opportunities, design of energy efficient systems and operational considerations, control strategies, technical and economic feasibility of energy projects.
Module Examinable : -
Exam Date : 04-12-2017 AM
Modular Credits : 4
Pre-requisite : Any module on heat and mass transfer such as Heat Transfer (ME3122) OR Thermodynamics and Statistical M echanics (PC2230) OR Energy Conversion Processes (ME3221) OR Industrial Heat Transfer (ME4225)
Preclusion : Nil
Module Workload (A-B-C-D-E)* : 2-2-0-2-4
Remarks : Nil
* A: no. of lecture hours per week
B: no. of tutorial hours per week
C: no. of laboratory hours per week
D: no. of hours for projects, assignments, fieldwork etc per week
E: no. of hours for preparatory work by a student per week

Lecture Time Table
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Tutorial Time Table
Attention: The tutorial timetables could be updated from time to time. Students are advised to check regularly for the latest update on the change of tutorial timing.
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Available in Tutorial Balloting [Iteration 9].
Available in Tutorial Balloting [Iteration 9].

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