MSE4176 - Energy Materials for the Current Century

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Equivalent Course(s)
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2022/23

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

Energy has become a large societal issue due to the current reliance on non-renewable energy resources and their negative impact on the environment. A growing interest in clean and renewable energy resources makes researchers around the globe to discover new materials. This course aims to introduce materials that revolutionize the current world with various energy options. The materials that control the performance of various energy sources such as photovoltaic devices, fuel cells, thermo-electric devices, artificial photosynthesis and energy storage are explored.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 30%
Examination: 70%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
Detailed Course Information


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