NucE/ME 497C Dynamics of Energy Systems
In this graduate
level course students will:
Learn about energy
supplies, produce and discuss their lifetime.
Learn about and
estimate response times of energy conversion technologies and storage.
Learn and project
conversion chain efficiencies.
Learn and discuss
about energy and environment.
204 Reber Building
University Park, PA 16802
Required Course Textbook
Dynamics of Energy Systems, H. Perez-Blanco.
VisSim 500: $125 (this version
has a 500 block limit) - type of license: perpetual academic license
Professional VisSim: $100 -
type of license: one year timed academic license
Professional VisSim: $250 -
type of license: perpetual academic license
Students must purchase one of the
listed versions of the VisSim software for use in the course projects. We
recommend students buy the VisSim 500 because the course projects
will not exceed 500 block and this is a perpetual license.
Students must purchase VisSim
software from www.vissim.com by
contacting the PSU Sales Representative:
Visual Solutions, Inc.
Tel: 978-392-0100 x14
Purchased software will be downloaded for installation on students
laptop/desktop Windows OS computers.
The enrollment process is:
Contact the the Office of Continuing and Distance Education for
admission into the course at 814-865-7643.
Complete and submit the Registration Form via mail,
fax, or in person. See the Registration Page.
|Office for Disability Services
Penn State welcomes students with disabilities into the University’s
educational programs. If you have a disability‐related need for reasonable
academic adjustments in this course, contact the Office for Disability
Services (ODS) at 814‐863‐1807 (V/TTY). For further information regarding
ODS, please visit the Office of Disability Services website at http://equity.psu.edu/ods
In order to receive consideration for course accommodations, you must
contact ODS and provide documentation (see the documentation guidelines at http://equity.psu.edu/ods/guidelines. If the documentation supports the
need for academics adjustments, ODS will provide a letter identifying
appropriate academics adjustments. Please share this letter and discuss the
adjustments with your instructor as early in the course as possible. You
must contact ODS and request academic adjustment letters at the beginning of
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Penn State University
Office of Continuing and Distance
Education in Engineering
Engineering Unit C
University Park, PA 16802
Phone: (814) 865-7643 Fax: (814)