HEATING - REFRIGERATION - AIR CONDITIONING

Course Information
TitleΘΕΡΜΑΝΣΗ - ΨΥΞΗ - ΚΛΙΜΑΤΙΣΜΟΣ / HEATING - REFRIGERATION - AIR CONDITIONING
Code217
FacultyEngineering
SchoolMechanical Engineering
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorAgis Papadopoulos
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID20000354

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Mechanical Engineering

Registered students: 109
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
EnergyCompulsory Courses belonging to the selected specialization845
Design and StructuresElective Courses belonging to the other845
Industrial ManagementElective Courses belonging to the other845

Class Information
Academic Year2014 – 2015
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours6
Class ID
20053193
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Prerequisites
General Prerequisites
None
Learning Outcomes
Understanding of building's energy balance and the importance of insulation to the building's energy upgrade. Heating and cooling load calculation. Introduction to heating, refrigeration and air-conditioning in buildings. Understanding of thermal comfort and indoor air-quality in buildings.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Make decisions
Course Content (Syllabus)
Energy balance of the building, thermal insulation, calculation of thermal insulation efficiency, thermal insulation materials, ventilation and thermal comfort. Introduction to Heating: principles and systems of heating. Thermal load calculation. Boilers, heating elements. Heating systems. Piping calculations and design of the heating network. Introduction to refrigeration: Physical principles. Cooling mixtures and refrigeration cycles. Compression. Introduction to air conditioning: principles, calculation of cooling loads. Thermal comfort. Design of air conditioning equipment and systems. Design and lay out of air distribution systems. Piping and networks of air conditioning units.
Keywords
Energy consumption for heating, cooling, refrigeration, building insulation, insulation materials
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Description
PC and projector use. Email communication with students.
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures
Tutorial
Total
Student Assessment
Description
Written exams
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Formative, Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
1. Β.Η Σελλούντος, ΘΕΡΜΑΝΣΗ-ΚΛΙΜΑΤΙΣΜΟΣ, Εκδόσεις «ΤeΚΔΟΤΙΚΗ» «ΣΕΛΚΑ-4Μ» ΕΠΕ, ΙSBN 978-960-8257-04-02 (κωδ. Ευδοξος: 13169965) 2. Recknagel - Sprenger (59η εκδ./1992), Θέρμανση και Κλιματισμός, τόμος 1, εκδόσεις Γκιούρδας, Αθήνα, ISBN: 960-512-005-8 (κωδ. ΕΥΔΟΞΟΣ: 12452)
Last Update
02-03-2016