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Energy Systems Minor

...Integration E E 552 Energy System Planning E E 553 Steady State Analysis E E...


...E, AGRON, A ECL, BIOL, CHEM, C E...GEOL 516, or MTEOR 552 ; and a course...

E E 552: Energy System Planning

(3-0) Cr. 3.

Prereq: E E 456, E E 457 or equivalent
Characteristics of bulk energy conversion, storage, and transport technologies. Environmental legislation. Modeling of electricity markets. Evaluation of sustainability and resiliency. Types of planning analyses: economic, multi-sector, long-term, national. Planning tools and associated optimization methods.

C E 552: Traffic Safety, Operations, and Maintenance

(3-0) Cr. 3. Alt. S., offered even-numbered years.

Prereq: C E 355
Engineering aspects and fundamental principles of transportation safety. Reduction of crash incidence and severity through highway design and traffic control, and maintenance activities. Safety management best practices, safe systems, and other state-of-the-art practices in transportation safety. Human behaviors and how to influence them using engineering countermeasures to improve safety outcome metrics.

M S E 552: Scanning and Auger Electron Microscopy

(Dual-listed with MAT E 452). (2-3) Cr. 3. F.

Prereq: PHYS 232
Characterization of materials using scanning electron microscope (SEM), electron microprobe, and auger spectrometer. Compositional determination using energy and wavelength dispersive x-ray and Auger spectroscopies. Specimen preparation. Laboratory covers SEM operation.