EC.711 D-Lab: Energy

Class Info

Provides a project-based approach that engages students in understanding and addressing the applications of alternative energy technology in developing countries. Focuses on compact, robust, low-cost systems for generating electrical power. Includes projects such as micro-hydro, solar, or wind turbine generators along with theoretical analysis, design, prototype construction, evaluation and implementation. Students will have the opportunity for an optional spring break site visit to identify and implement projects. Students taking graduate version complete additional assignments. Enrollment limited by lottery; must attend first class session.

This class has no prerequisites.

EC.711 will be offered this semester (Spring 2018). It is instructed by S. L. Hsu.

Lecture occurs 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM on Mondays and Wednesdays in N51-350.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

You can find more information on MIT OpenCourseWare at the D-Lab: Energy site or on the EC.711 Stellar site.

MIT EC.711 D-Lab: Energy Related Textbooks
MIT EC.711 D-Lab: Energy On The Web

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