MS1MMR - Modeling and Simulations of Thermal Processes

Course specification
Course title Modeling and Simulations of Thermal Processes
Acronym MS1MMR
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Module Power Converters
Type of study master academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
    ESPB 6.0 Status elective
    Condition Passed the exam thermal processes in electric power engineering
    The goal Application of modern calculation tools (design tools, simulation programs and finite elements programs) for solving practical thermal problems in electrical power engineering.
    The outcome Advanced techniques of thermal modeling. Illustration of the techniques and their application in student project.
    Contents of lectures Modeling of non-linear transient thermal processes in electric power components. Simplified methods. Practical need and benefits of application of complex and accurate calculation methods and tools. Basics of actual computer programs (simulations - lamped model and finite elements methods).
    Contents of exercises Examples of thermal design, presentation of up-to date software features and student projects.
    1. F.P.Incropera, D.P.DeWitt: "Fundamentals of heat and mass transfer", John Wiley&Sons, Fifth edition, 2002 (Original title)
    2. M. A. Bhatti: "Fundamental Finite Elements Analysis ans d Applications", John Wiley&Sons, 2005 (Original title)
    Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
    Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
    3 1
    Methods of teaching Classical lessons, numerical examples, demonstration of software, student projects.
    Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
    Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
    Activites during lectures 0 Test paper 30
    Practical lessons 20 Oral examination 0
    Projects 50
    Colloquia 0
    Seminars 0