Amit Kumar, PhD, PEng

Professor, Faculty of Engineering - Mechanical Engineering Dept

Contact

Professor, Faculty of Engineering - Mechanical Engineering Dept
Email
amit.kumar@ualberta.ca
Phone
(780) 492-7797
Address
10-263 Donadeo Innovation Centre For Engineering
9211-116 St
Edmonton AB
T6G 2H5

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Courses

ENG M 508 - Energy Auditing and Management

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.

Fall Term 2020
MEC E 643 - Renewable Energy Engineering and Sustainability

Principles of renewable energy systems such as solar, wind, tidal, biomass, geothermal, and fuel cells. Environmental aspects of implementation of renewable energy e.g. hydro and nuclear energy sources. Energy conservation and conventional fossil fuel sources. New technologies and trends in renewable energy. Concept of sustainability and sustainable design for energy systems. Elementary economics of implementation of renewable energy sources and related policy and social issues. Prerequisites: consent of instructor.

Fall Term 2020