Energy Conversion Technologies and Synthetic Bio-Fuels

Course contents
  • - Structure, properties, and characterization of energy raw materials
    - Fundamentals of thermal, chemical, and biological conversion of energy sources
    - Trends and innovations of energy conversion methods
    - Phenomenology and kinetics of thermochemical conversion (combustion and gasification)
    - Synthetic biofuels: Fischer-Tropsch process, substitute natural gas, mixed alcohol, methanol/dimethyl ether synthesis