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as of 7/3/2020

MATERIALS FOR ENERGY TECHNOLOGIES
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Hong Kong - Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) - 'Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)'
UC Course SubjectMechanical Engineering
Number & Suffix: 109
Full UC Title: MATERIALS FOR ENERGY TECHNOLOGIES 
Transcript Title: MATERIALS/ENERGY 
UC QTR Units - Division: 4.5 - Upper Division 
Course Description: The societal energy transition from fossil fuels to renewable sources requires novel energy technologies, with material design and engineering at the center of the innovation process. This course explains the enabling materials science and engineering behind advanced energy technologies by answering questions such as why lithium powers our batteries and why it takes silicon to make a solar panel. The course also examines major material challenges of emerging energy technologies. Course topics include: material structure-property correlations used in energy technologies, materials synthesis and fabrication techniques for their incorporation into energy devices, and material evaluation principles in energy applications. 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: MATERIALS FOR ENERGY TECHNOLOGIES 
Partner University Department: Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering 
Partner University Course Number: MECH3110