ECTS - - Energy Systems Engineering

Compulsory Departmental Courses

AE307 - Fluid Mechanics (3 + 1) 6

Introduction to basic concepts of fluid mechanics; properties of fluids; pressure and fluid statics, fluid kinematics, Bernoulli and energy equations, momentum analysis of flow systems, dimensional analysis and modeling, internal flow, external flow ? drag and lift.

CHE105 - General Chemistry (3 + 2) 5

Matter and measurement, atoms, molecules and ions, stoichiometry: calculations with chemical formulas and equations, oxidation-reduction reactions, thermochemistry, electronic structure of atoms, periodic properties of the elements, basic concepts of chemical bonding, molecular geometry and bonding theories, gases, intermolecular forces, liquids and solids, chemical kinetics, chemical thermodynamics, electrochemistry.

CMPE102 - Computer Programming (2 + 2) 4

The objective of this course is to provide the basics of programming concepts using Python programming language and enable students to gain experience in laboratory environment.

EE234 - Introduction to Electrical Engineering (3 + 1) 5

Definition of current, voltage, resistance, power, Kirchoff laws and resistive DC circuits, Thevenin and Norton equivalents, AC circuits, phasors, filters, reactive power, three-phase circuits and power, overview of combinational and sequential digital circuits and examples, diodes and transistors.

EE352 - Electromechanical Energy Conversion (3 + 2) 6

Electric machinery fundamentals, magnetic circuits and materials, electromechanical energy conversion principles, transformers: the ideal transformer, practical transformers, special transformers, three-phase transformers; DC Machines; DC generators, DC motors, DC motor starters, variable speed control of DC motors, synchronous machines: synchrono

ENE-AE3FA1 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

ENE-AE3SP1 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

ENE-AE4FA1 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

ENE-AE4FA2 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

ENE-AE4SP1-ÇokdisiplinliDersler - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

ENE-AE4SP1-ÇokdisiplinliDersler - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

ENE-AE4SP1-ÇokdisiplinliDersler - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

ENE-AE4SP2 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

ENE-GE3SP1 - Non-Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 4

ENE-GE4FA1 - Non-Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 4

ENE-GE4SP1-GirişimcilikHavuzu - Non-Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 4

ENE-GE4SP1-GirişimcilikHavuzu - Non-Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 4

ENE-GE4SP1-GirişimcilikHavuzu - Non-Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 4

ENE102 - Fundamentals of Energy Systems Engineering (1 + 0) 1.5

Energy, energy systems, energy resources, fossil, renewable and nuclear sources, energy conversion and transportation, environment, climate change, carbon capture.

ENE201 - Energy Systems I (3 + 2) 9

Working principles and calculations of hydrogen energy, solar, wind, hydro, geothermal, wave and biomass energy, environmental effects.

ENE202 - Energy Systems II (3 + 2) 5

Nuclear energy sources, coal, natural gas and oil; operating principles and basic information of fuels and combustion technologies, steam, gas and nuclear power plants; the environmental impact of conventional energy sources.

ENE203 - Thermodynamics I (3 + 0) 6

Basic concepts and definitions, properties of a pure substance, equations of state, work and heat interactions, first law of thermodynamics, internal energy and enthalpy, second law of thermodynamics, entropy, reversible and irreversible processes, thermodynamic analysis of processes, third law of thermodynamics.

ENE204 - Thermodynamics II (3 + 0) 5

Property relations for pure substances, ideal gases, mixture of ideal gases, and atmospheric air; steam power cycles, refrigeration cycles, spark-ignition and compression-ignition engines, and turbine cycles.

ENE302 - Heat and Mass Transfer (3 + 1) 6

Basic concepts of heat transfer, mechanisms of heat transfer (conduction, convection, radiation), steady and transient conduction, numerical methods in heat conduction, forced and natural convection, boiling and condensation, heat exchangers, radiation heat transfer, mass transfer.

ENE303 - Modeling, Analysis and Simulation (3 + 0) 5

System as an interconnection of components, component models, interconnection of components, system models: block diagrams, state equations, transfer functions, analysis of static and dynamic systems, modeling mechanical, electrical, thermal and fluid systems, simulation using SIMULINK.

ENE306 - Nuclear Energy (3 + 0) 6

Atomic energy, radioactivity, nuclear processes, neutron-atom interactions, nuclear fission and fusion reactions, basic principles of neutron diffusion theory, nuclear energy systems, nuclear heat energy and applications, nuclear power plants.

ENE399 - Summer Practice I (0 + 0) 10

A minimum of thirty working days summer practice especially in the energy related sectors such as power stations, energy producing centers or producers of energy related machines or apparatus such as wind turbine, solar energy panels etc. and energy research centers.

ENE401 - Energy Systems Design Project I (2 + 2) 9

A team work on research, project and design on the energy related subjects and applications.

ENE402 - Energy Systems Design Project II (2 + 2) 8

A team work on research, project and design on the energy related subjects and applications.

ENE406 - Energy Management (3 + 0) 6

Definition, energy audit-need,types of energy audit, energy management (audit) approach-understanding energy costs, bench marking, energy performance, matching energy use to requirement, maximizing system efficiencies, optimizing the input energy requirements, fuel and energy substitution, energy audit instruments.

ENE499 - Summer Practice II (0 + 0) 10

A minimum of thirty working days summer practice especially in the energy related sectors such as power stations, energy producing centers or producers of energy related machine or apparatus such as wind turbine, solar energy panels etc. and energy research centers.

ENG101 - English For Academic Purposes I (4 + 0) 3.5

English language skills, especially academic skills, such as reading comprehension, vocabulary building and critical analysis of texts; listening and note-taking, class discussions, presentations, writing, research assignments and use of technology.

ENG102 - English for Academic Purposes II (4 + 0) 3.5

Academic skills such as reading comprehension, class discussions, use of academic vocabulary and critical analysis of texts; research assignments and review of the English language structure; skills such as listening and note-taking, analysis of written products, writing, portfolio keeping, presentation and use of technology.

ENG201 - English for Academic Purposes III (3 + 0) 3

Advanced reading and writing skills, applying critical reading skills and strategies, identifying the organization of a reading text, main ideas of the texts, and the author?s main purpose, summarizing a given text, outlining and writing an argumentative essay.

ENG202 - English for Academic Purposes IV (3 + 0) 3

Preparing and writing research reports and delivering effective oral/written informative and persuasive presentations; gathering information, organizing data, outlining, using appropriate techniques in presentation and delivering for a maximum impact, using visual aids and citation effectively.

ENG301 - English for Occupational Purposes I (3 + 0) 3

Job-related communication skills;the functions such as describing relationships at work,discussing performance reviews and giving feedback,discussing plans and arrangements,using social media for professional communication,discussing on recruitment tests and job interviews,presenting a service or product,writing reviews on websites

ENG302 - English for Occupational Purposes II (3 + 0) 3

More detailed job-related communication skills;describing and organising meetings,developing communicational styles in various cultural settings,handling mistakes and apologizing,getting familiar with marketing styles and advertising,deciding how to adapt and market a product in different countries,

HIST111 - Principles of Atatürk and History of Turkish Revolution I (in English) (2 + 0) 2

French Revolution; structure and geopolitic positioning of Ottoman Empire, reasons of its decline; Westernization movements, First and Second Constitutional Monarchy declarations; Libya and Balkan wars; First World War; period before the War of Independence, congresses, National Pact, establishment of Turkish Grand National Assembly.

HIST112 - Principles of Atatürk and History of Turkish Revolution II (in English) (2 + 0) 2

War of Independence; Lausanne Treaty; declaration of the Republic; removal of sultanic rule and caliphate; Atatürk`s revolutions; establishment of national economy; Second World War, before and after; Turkish Republic after 1960.

HIST221 - History of Civilization (3 + 0) 3

A chronological order of the rise of civilizations from Sumer until the Scientific Revolution.

IE220 - Probability and Statistics (3 + 0) 5

Introduction to probability and statistics; random variables and probability distributions; expected value; sampling distributions; one and two sample estimation problems; test of hypotheses; simple linear regression.

IE305 - Engineering Economy (2 + 0) 5

Economic analysis for engineering and managerial decision-making; cash flows, effect of time and interest rate on money and physical assets; methods of evaluating alternatives: present worth, future worth, annual worth, rate-of-return and benefit/cost ratios; depreciation and taxes; effects of inflation.

KRY111 - Career Planning (1 + 0) 1

Being a student at Atilim University, Student-centered programs at Atilim University, Faculty, Department presentations, Career Planning and Coop Program, Erasmus, CV writing types, Interview techniques, Effective Communication and presentation techniques, Intelligence and Personality

MATE207 - Introduction to Materials Engineering (3 + 0) 5

Historical perspective and classification of materials; atomic structure and theory; bonding in solids; the structure of crystalline solids; fundamental mechanical properties of materials; phase diagrams; thermal processing of metal alloys; properties and use of ceramics, glasses and composites; material selection; design and economical considerati

MATH151 - Calculus I (4 + 2) 7

Preliminaries, limits and continuity, differentiation, applications of derivatives, L`Hopital's Rule, integration, applications of integrals, integrals and transcendental functions, integration techniques and improper integrals, squences.

MATH152 - Calculus II (4 + 2) 7

Infinite series, vectors in the plane and polar coordinates, vectors and motions in space, multivariable functions and their derivatives, multiple integrals: double integrals, areas, double integrals in polar coordinates, triple integrals in rectangular, cylindrical and spherical coordinates, line integrals, Independence of path,Green's theorem.

MATH275 - Linear Algebra (4 + 0) 6

Linear equations and matrices, real vector spaces, inner product spaces, linear transformations and matrices, determinants, eigenvalues and eigenvectors.

MATH276 - Differential Equations (4 + 0) 6

First-order, higher-order linear ordinary differential equations, series solutions of differential equations, Laplace transforms, linear systems of ordinary differential equations, Fourier analysis and partial differential equations.

ME108 - Computer Aided Solid Modeling (1 + 3) 4.5

Part design and principles of surface design, drafting of part design, fundamental concepts of dimensioning and tolerances, fundamentals of assembly design and bill of materials.

ME211 - Statics and Strength of Materials (3 + 1) 6

Statics and mechanics of materials; a review of vector algebra and force vectors; static equilibrium of particles; equivalent systems of forces; equilibrium of rigid bodies; distributed forces; centroid, center of gravity and moment of inertia; stress and strain; mechanical properties of materials; axial loading; torsion; pure bending; transverse

MECE204 - Dynamics (2 + 2) 6

Particles and rigid bodies with respect to planar motions; kinematics and kinetics, methods of Newton?s second law, work energy and impulse-momentum.

MECE306 - Control Systems I (3 + 0) 6

Design of continuous time control systems, discretizing the systems and controllers, implementing the closed loop system and analyzing and interpreting the results; Laplace transform, transfer functions, stability, steady-state error analysis, root-locus technique, frequency response.

PHYS101 - General Physics I (3 + 2) 6

Measurement, motion along a straight line, vectors, motion in two and three dimensions, force and motion I, force and motion II, kinetic energy and work, potential energy and conservation of energy, center of mass and linear momentum, rotation, rolling, torque, and angular momentum, equilibrium and elasticity.

PHYS102 - General Physics II (3 + 2) 6

Electric charge, electric fields, Gauss` law, electric potential, capacitance, current and resistance, circuits, magnetic fields, magnetic fields due to currents, induction and inductance.

TURK401 - Turkish Language I (2 + 0) 2

Languages and their classification; history of Turkish language, its spread over the world and its place among other languages; Turkish language in the republic era; orthography; expressions; foreign words, suffixes and prefixes; punctuation; language and verbalism.

TURK402 - Turkish Language II (2 + 0) 2

Written expression and its genres; bibliography; sentence structure and types; misexpression; verbal expressions.

Elective Courses

AE434 - Electric and Hybrid Vehicles (3 + 1) 5

Electric vehicle components; history of electric vehicles; types of electric vehicles; batteries and battery modeling; alternative energy sources and stores (photovoltaics, flywheels, capacitors, fuel cells); DC and AC electric motors, brushed DC motors, and brushless electric motors; power electronics and motor drives; electric vehicle drivetrain.

E400 - Undergraduate Research Project (3 + 0) 5

Rigorous scholarly research, research methodologies, review of background knowledge, academic reading.

EE451 - Power System Analysis (3 + 0) 5

Basic concepts in power systems, current and voltage relations on a transmission line, the single-line diagram, per-unit quantities, impedance and reactance diagrams, the admittance model and network calculations, the impedance model and network calculations, power flow analysis, symmetrical faults, symmetrical components, unsymmetrical faults, pow

EE452 - High-Voltage Techniques (3 + 0) 5

Mechanisms of electrical breakdown in gases, in solid and liquid dielectrics and practical aspects, vacuum insulation, standard impulse voltages, discharge time, breakdown due to pollution.

EE454 - Power Electronics (3 + 2) 5

Power electronic semiconductor devices, calculation of losses in power semiconductor devices, snubber design, heat sink design, design of snubber circuits, gate drive circuits and isolation, AC choppers, single-phase and three-phase rectifiers, switch mode power supply topologies., inverters.

ENE304 - Measurement and Instrumentation (3 + 0) 5

Importance of experiments in engineering, experimental methods, basic concepts, measurement and dynamic response; statistical analysis of experimental data, error types and error analysis, uncertainity, probability, chi-square test, least square methods, coefficient of correlation; measurement of basic electrical quantities, pressure, flow, tempera

ENE305 - Combustion (3 + 0) 5

Gaseous, liquid, and solid fuels, thermodynamics and kinetics of combustion, adiabatic flame temperature, combustion of gaseous and vaporized fuels, combustion of liquid fuels, combustion of solid fuels.

ENE308 - Solar Energy Technology (3 + 1) 5

Introduction to solar energy conversions, fundamentals of solar radiation, methods of solar collection and thermal conversion, solar heating systems, solar thermal power, capturing solar energy through biomass.

ENE310 - Hydropower (3 + 0) 5

The hydropower theory, reaction turbines, hydroelectric systems, hydropower regulations and efficiency, hydroelectric energy productions.

ENE312 - Wind Energy Technologies (3 + 1) 5

Wind characteristics, wind energy, wind turbines, design of wind turbines, projecting, planning and economy, wave energy and wave energy conversion systems.

ENE314 - Geothermal Energy Technologies (3 + 0) 5

Thermal structure of the Earth, heat transfer, geothermal systems and resources, exploration techniques, thermal energy of the oceans.

ENE316 - Reactor Design (3 + 0) 5

Definition of the rate of reaction, the general mole balance equation, batch and continuous flow reactors, conversion and reactor sizing, rate laws and stoichiometry, the reaction rate constant, the reaction order and the rate law, isothermal reactor design, pressure drop in reactors, collection and analysis of rate data, multiple reactions, maximi

ENE403 - Power Transmission and Distribution (3 + 0) 5

Basics of electric power system theory, electric power transmission, electric power transmission model, distribution systems and planning, lightining protection, grounding and safety, distributed generation.

ENE404 - Energy and Environment (3 + 0) 5

Energy resources, processes, environmental effects, air pollution, sustainability, global warming, climate change.

ENE409 - Fossil Energy Resources (Oil, Gas and Coal) I (3 + 0) 5

Introduction to fossil energy, global sources of oil and natural gas, petroleum and oil sands, exploration and production, petroleum refining and environmental control and environmental effects, oil shale processing, chemistry and technology, developments in internal combustion engines, gas hydrates, ethics.

ENE410 - Fossil Energy Resources (Oil, Gas and Coal) II (3 + 0) 5

Definition of coal and coal properties, role of coal properties on consumption, utilization of Turkish hard coal, lignite and wastes, coal to liquids, mining, CO2 reduction, natural gas, ethics.

ENE411 - Electrochemistry (3 + 0) 5

General electrochemical concepts; introduction to electrochemistry; thermodynamics; electrode potentials; galvanic and electrolytic cells; the cell potential of an electrochemical cell; electrode kinetics; reversible reactions; irreversible reactions; dynamic electrochemistry; mass transport; migration; convection; diffusion layers; conductivity an

ENE412 - Fuel Cell Technologies (3 + 0) 5

Introduction: fuel cell operating principles,history,types,components and systems;fuel cell thermodynamics and electrochemistry:Nernst equation,Tafel equation,cell voltage,fuel cell efficiency and losses for operational fuel cell voltages;proton exchange membrane fuel cells:components and system, construction and performance, critical issues and recent developments;fuel cell stack design and calculations; hydrogen production, storage, safety and infrastructure; balance of fuel cell power plant

ENE413 - Global Finance (3 + 0) 5

Financial and global importance of energy services and markets, benefits and barriers to liberalizing energy, integrated energy service companies, corporate financing and capital structure issues.

ENE414 - Global Energy (3 + 0) 5

Effective energy management, energy auditing, economic analysis, business environment for energy industry, technological change in business.

ENE415 - Energy Storage Technology (3 + 0) 5

Basic concepts and definitions, energy storage systems and types, chemical energy storage, batteries and battery types, thermal energy storage methods, thermal energy storage and solar energy, sensible thermal energy storage, latent thermal energy storage, phase change materials, stratification in sensible heat storage systems, modeling of latent h

ENE416 - Gas Hydrates (3 + 0) 5

Hydrate types and formers; hand calculation methods; computer methods; inhibiting hydration formation with chemicals; dehydration of natural gas; combatting hydrates using heat and pressure; physical properties of hydrates, phase diagrams; water content of natural gas, the most complete guide available on natural gas hydrates.

ENE418 - Energy Laws and Regulations (3 + 0) 5

An introduction to energy law and regulation in Turkey, energy market, nuclear safety regulations, renewable energy regulations and distributed generation, environmental impact assessment regulation, smart grid.

ENE420 - Bioenergy Technologies (3 + 0) 5

Biomass as an energy source, photosynthesis of biomass, its conversion related properties, physical conversion processes, thermal conversion, synthetic oxygenated liquid fuels.

ENE421 - Hydrogen Technology (3 + 0) 5

Properties of hydrogen, production of hydrogen from fossil fuels and biomass, hydrogen as fuel, electrolysis, hydrogen storage, applications.

ENE422 - Optimization in Energy Systems (3 + 0) 5

Fundamentals of optimization, graphical optimization, linear and nonlinear programming, unconstrained and constrained optimization, global optimization, MATLAB applications, case studies in energy systems engineering.

ENE424 - Energy and Environment Economics (3 + 0) 5

Energy market; mechanisms, analysis, trading, costs, pricing, emissions, transmission and distribution.

ENE426 - Nuclear Technology (3 + 0) 5

Nuclear materials, nuclear power plants and their types, nuclear processes, nuclear fusion reactions, nuclear energy systems, nuclear protection and shielding, enrichment.

ENE428 - Power Plant Engineering (3 + 0) 5

Analysis and design of steam supply systems, electrical generating systems, and auxiliary systems; nuclear, fossil, hydraulic and renewable energy sources, power plant efficiency and operation.

ENE430 - Energy Sytems in Buildings (3 + 0) 5

Building structure, heating, ventilation and air conditioning, the calculation of heat loss and insulation surfaces, water, fuel and electricity consumption in buildings, the national andinternational standards and regulations on energy efficiency in buildings.

ENE491 - CO_OP Practice I (3 + 0) 5

Understanding energy efficiency and management technologies, the energy quality and importance of electricity, monitoring and measuring methods and energy saving.

ENE493 - CO_OP Practice II (3 + 0) 5

Renewable energy sources and alternative systems, theoretical knowledge about energy management, economics and policy in these systems, applications

MECE422 - Multidisciplinary Engineering Design (2 + 2) 5

Design process and methodology; identification of engineering disciplines, features and importance of multidisciplinary engineering design; systems engineering; need identification and assessment, problem definition; creativity and idea generation; methods and tools of functional/physical/task decomposition; design representation techniques, conceptual modeling of energy, information and material flow in technical systems; idea selection, decision schemes; product architecture