Energy Simulation and Modeling (ENG M 643)
Methodologies for the simulation of energy systems. Energy forecasting and planning models. Modeling and forecasting of energy and environmental scenarios. The use of energy and environment database models. Decision support systems for the energy industry. Exposure to software relevant to the energy industry.
Energy Auditing and Management (ENG M 508)
Concepts and value of energy management and conservation. Methodologies for energy management in energy-intensive systems in various industries. Energy auditing methods and implementation. Energy accounting and economic analysis. Energy audits and maintenance. Exposure to software for energy auditing.
Renewable Energy Engineering and Sustainability (MECE 643)
Principles of renewable energy systems such as solar, wind, tidal, biomass, geothermal, and fuel cells. Environmental aspects of the implementation of renewable energy e.g., hydro and nuclear sources. Energy conservation and conventional fossil fuel sources. New technologies and trends in renewable energy. The concept of sustainability and sustainable design for energy systems. Elementary economics of the implementation of renewable energy sources and related policy and social issues.
Financial Management for Engineers (ENG M 401)
The application of the fundamentals of engineering economics, financial analysis, and market assessment to engineering alternatives in the planning, development, and ongoing management of industrial enterprises. The course covers the use of engineering, economic, financial, and market assessment information in investment and business operation decisions in technology-oriented companies.