Thermal engineering-Capita Selecta

Thermal engineering - Capita Selecta (114150)

Year of study 2009

Course language English

Course description This course covers individual learning assignments and activities within the field of specialisation. The course is not scheduled in the time tables of the programme. About the content and the study load, the student requires written approval (e-mail) of the supervisor on beforehand.

Aim: to obtain in-depth knowledge of a specialised subject in the area of Thermal engineering.

The final qualification is that the student is able to explore alternatives and answers to a specific research question and to discuss their validity, limitations and/or relevance for application in a specific context.

Content The content is case specific. The answers to the research question may be found by literature study, by simple experiments, by (numerical) analysis and modelling or a combination of these.

Objective to obtain knowledge in a specialized topic in thermal engineering

Participating progr. Mechanical Engineering (ME)

Phase M Semester -

Teaching methods Self-education, individual coaching

Assessment Report and oral examination

Conditions for enrollment only for students with a specialisation in Thermal Engineering

Prior knowledge Desired:

depends on the assignment

Credits 5.0 EC

Teaching staff T.H. van der Meer

Course material In general these are journal articles on the specialised topic

Extra information Study load: 5,0 EC (unless a different load is defined).