Undergraduate Edition 2019-2020

ENGT 300 Solar Photovoltaic Systems

Photovoltaic system is a method of generating electricity directly from sunlight using semiconductor devices called solar cells. The goal of this course is that students understand the operation of photovoltaic devices, systems and applications. Topics include, in part, introduction to photovoltaic systems, semiconductor basics, solar radiation, site surveys and preplanning, system components and configurations, system sizing, mechanical integration, utility interconnection, economic analysis, and PV system safety.

Credits

3

Prerequisite

None.

Offered

S