Electric Power Plants

Course Information
TitleΣταθμοί Παραγωγής Ηλεκτρικής Ενέργειας / Electric Power Plants
Code072
FacultyEngineering
SchoolElectrical and Computer Engineering
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorVasileios Chatziathanasiou
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID600001025

Programme of Study: Electrical and Computer Engineering

Registered students: 16
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
ELECTRICAL ENERGYElective Courses844
ELECTRONICS AND COMPUTER ENGINEERINGElective Courses844
TELECOMMUNICATIONSElective Courses844

Class Information
Academic Year2019 – 2020
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Class ID
600144717
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Students are expected to: • Deepen in Thermodynamic Cycles (Rankine, Brayton and combined). • Understand the theory of combustion and be able to calculate the amount of combustion air and the composition and amount of exhaust gases • Understand the operating principles of the basic types of power stations • Be able to calculate characteristic sizes of individual sections (eg steam generators, turbines, etc.) of power stations • Be able to calculate overall characteristic sizes of power stations (eg. efficiency, consumption)
Course Content (Syllabus)
Introduction to modern power plants: conventional (steam-, air –power plants), nuclear, hydroelectric. Thermodynamic overview (Rankine, Brayton cycles). Fossil fuel steam generators. Fuels and combustion. Turbines. The condensate feedwater system. The circulating water system. Gas-turbine and combines cycles. Cogeneration. Enviromental aspects of power generation.Atmo
Keywords
Thermodynamics, Steam, Gas, Hydroelectric, Power plants
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures602
Laboratory Work180.6
Exams421.4
Total1204
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Summative)
  • Labortatory Assignment (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Powerplant Technology, M. El-Wakil P.K. Nag:Power Plant Engineering Λειτουργία Αεριοστρόβιλων και Παραγωγή Ενέργειας - Προώθηση, Απόστολος Πολυζάκης
Last Update
02-12-2020