Course Outline

Renewable Energy Landscape

 

Wind Energy

Basic Power Electronic Converters for Wind Turbines

Basic Wind Speed Statistics

Energy of Wind

Wind Turbines and Systems

Wind Generators

Wind Energy Penetration

Wind Energy Integration

Dynamic Modeling of Wind Turbines

Control of Wind Turbines

Wind Energy and the environment

Solar Energy

Basic types of Solar Systems

Statistics of Solar Energy

PV systems, Modeling, Analysis and Control

Thermo-Solar Systems, modeling, Analysis and Control

Solar Energy Integration

Solar Energy and the environment

Hydrogen Energy

Fuel Cell types

Chemical Energy Conversions

Fuel Cell Integration

Modeling of Fuel Cells

Control of Fuel Cells

Other renewable Systems

Geothermal

Tidal and Wave

Hydro

Biomass

Mohamed A El-Sharkawi

Department of Electrical Engineering

University of Washington

Seattle, WA 98195

EE559

Renewable Energy