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Course EIT-EES-850-K-7

Power Generation I: Thermal Power Plants (2V+1U, 4.0 LP)

Course Type

SWS Type Course Form CP (Effort) Presence-Time / Self-Study
- K Lecture with exercise classes (V/U) 4.0 CP
2 V Lecture 28 h 48 h
1 U Lecture hall exercise class 14 h 30 h
(2V+1U) 4.0 CP 42 h 78 h


CP, Effort 4.0 CP = 120 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. in SuSe
Level [7] Master (Advanced)
Language [EN] English
Area of study [EIT-EES] Energy Systems and Energy Management
Livecycle-State [NORM] Active


  • Energy demand and need supply
  • Primary energy carriers
  • Energy transformation processes
  • Environmental implications
  • Foundations of thermodynamics
  • Clausius-Rankine processes
  • Joule process
  • Technology of coal power plants, gas turbines, and nuclear power plants


  • Laufen: Kraftwerke. Springer Verlag, 1984. ISBN 978-3-540-13218-9
  • Brosch: Thermodynamik. Springer Verlag, 2012. ISBN 978-3-642-24160-4


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References to Course [EIT-EES-850-K-7]

Module Name Context
[EIT-EES-850-M-7] Power Generation I: Thermal Power Plants P: Obligatory 2V+1U, 4.0 LP