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NPRE 101, Introduction to Energy Sources Physics of Energy & hermodynamics Thermodynamics
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troduction to Energy Sources ourse Content & Progress Introduction to Energy Sources Course Content & Progress 1. Introduction to Sources, Uses, Conversion & Energy Cycles 2. Chemistry of Energy 3. Physics of Energy 4. Internal Combustion Engine 5. Electricity 6. Coal – Origins and Location 7. Coal Power Plants
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earning Objectives Learning Objectives What is a heat engine? Carnot efficiency. How efficient are real devices. The relationship between pressure, temperature, and volume and what it means to you How your car engine works (all four strokes) What are cams, cam shaft, crankshaft, rings, connecting hat to they do What to they do What is the “compression ratio” and how is it measured?
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ome forms of energy and their use Some forms of energy and their use • Chemical (coal, gas, oil); transportation and heating • Kinetic (wind, wave); electricity • Potential (dams) electricity
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