Education group: Energy Conversion and Storage.
Introduction to Thermoelectricity
17 Oct 2019 | | Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom, Ali Shakouri
A short course designed to introduce semiconductor scientists and engineers to thermoelectric science and technology. The first module (by Lundstrom) is on the theory of thermoelectricity with the goal of understanding the thermoelectric transport coefficients. The second module (by Shakouri)...
ME 697R: Computation Methods for Nanoscale Energy Transport
21 Aug 2019 | | Contributor(s):: Xiulin Ruan
Fall 2019 This Course is in productionThis course provides a detailed presentation of the computational methods used to treat energy transport and conversion in the atomic and nanoscales. The methods include lattice dynamics, molecular dynamics, first principles calculations, Boltzmann transport...
MSE 597H: Introduction to the Materials Science of Rechargeable Batteries
06 Sep 2013 | | Contributor(s):: R. Edwin Garcia
ECE 595E Numerical Simulations for Energy Applications
17 Jan 2013 | | Contributor(s):: Peter Bermel
MSE 597GM: Introduction to Rechargeable Batteries
10 Oct 2012 | | Contributor(s):: R. Edwin García
Electrochemical materials and its application to energy storage and conversion devices, such as batteries and fuel cells are a rapidly growing field, particularly for portable technologies and electric and hybrid vehicles. This course will deliver an introduction to the modeling and simulation...
Solar Cell Fundamentals
19 Aug 2011 | | Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom, J. L. Gray, Muhammad A. Alam
A new version of the course has been posted here. The modern solar cell was invented at Bell Labs in 1954 and is currently receiving renewed attention as a potential contribution to addressing the world's energy challenge. This set of five tutorials is an introduction to solar...