University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

ELEC ENG 4111 - Distributed Generation Technologies

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Semester 2
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: up to 4 hours per week
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: Yes
Pre-Requisite: ELEC ENG 1100 or ELEC ENG 1101
Assumed Knowledge: ELEC ENG 2102, ELEC ENG 2101 or ELEC ENG 2105
Incompatible: ELEC ENG 3111, ELEC ENG 4062
Assessment: Tests and practical assignments
Syllabus:

This course provides an introduction to distributed generation. It provides an overview of distributed energy resources, including: generator sets, combustion turbines, photovoltaic systems including converters and control (maximum power point tracking), micro-turbines, fuel cells and energy storage technologies; wind turbines, converter and control aspects. Principles of control of distributed generation systems. Electric power distribution systems, installation, interconnection and integration. Economic and financial aspects of distributed generation, the regulatory environment and standards. Assessments include quizzes and practical assignments.

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Undergraduate
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Units
EFTSL
Amount
3
0.125
          
  


Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 2 Mon 08/08/2022 Wed 17/08/2022 Fri 16/09/2022 Fri 28/10/2022


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Tutorial
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
20610 TU01 50 3 1 Aug - 12 Sep Monday 1pm - 2pm Ingkarni Wardli, G22, CAT Suite
3 Oct - 24 Oct Monday 1pm - 2pm Ingkarni Wardli, G22, CAT Suite
Note: This class will be delivered both online and face to face. Please refer to MyUni for details once enrolled.
Related Class: Laboratory
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
20603 LA03 6 3 23 Aug - 23 Aug Tuesday 11am - 2pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
13 Sep - 13 Sep Tuesday 11am - 2pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
Note: This class is for offshore/interstate students only. Please refer to MyUni for details once enrolled.
20604 LA02 18 FULL 17 Aug - 17 Aug Wednesday 12pm - 3pm Engineering & Mathematics, EM318, Laboratory
7 Sep - 7 Sep Wednesday 12pm - 3pm Engineering & Mathematics, EM318, Laboratory
Note: This class is only available for face-to-face (on-campus) students.
20605 LA01 20 FULL 19 Aug - 19 Aug Friday 9am - 12pm Engineering & Mathematics, EM318, Laboratory
9 Sep - 9 Sep Friday 9am - 12pm Engineering & Mathematics, EM318, Laboratory
Note: This class is only available for face-to-face (on-campus) students.
30513 LA04 6 FULL 24 Aug - 24 Aug Wednesday 9am - 12pm Engineering & Mathematics, EM318, Laboratory
14 Sep - 14 Sep Wednesday 9am - 12pm Engineering & Mathematics, EM318, Laboratory
Related Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
28859 LEC0 50 3 This class does not have any timetabled face-to-face sessions. Please check MyUni or contact your Course Coordinator for details.