4.42J Fundamentals of Energy in Buildings
Design-based introduction to energy and thermo-sciences, with applications to sustainable, energy-efficient architecture and building technology. Covers introductory thermodynamics, air/water/vapor mixtures, and heat transfer. Studies leading order factors in building energy use. Includes several building design projects in which students creatively employ energy fundamentals and building energy use.
This class has no prerequisites.
4.42J will be offered this semester (Fall 2017). It is instructed by L. R. Glicksman.
This class counts for a total of 12 credits.
You can find more information on MIT OpenCourseWare at the Fundamentals of Energy in Buildings site.
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