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CODE 66078
ACADEMIC YEAR 2022/2023
CREDITS
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR ING-IND/10
LANGUAGE English
TEACHING LOCATION
  • LA SPEZIA
SEMESTER 2° Semester
TEACHING MATERIALS AULAWEB

OVERVIEW

The course deals with HVAC for small pleasure yachts and sails

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

The unit provides students with concepts of HVAC operating principles and relevant systems, with particular concern to the systems installed on the pleasure crafts.

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

The students, practising with the calculation of the size of the components for a small climatization system, will develop the capability of looking critically at the projects for chiller and fan-coils systems, for small yachts.

TEACHING METHODS

The educational activities are organized into 48 hours of theoretical classes.

Part of the course will deal with the preliminary design of a chiller & fan coils system for a small pleasure yacht or sail.

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

Principle of cooling, inverse cycles. Psychometry and main transformation of humid air.
Thermal comfort: Ashrae 55 and ISO 7730. Heat and mass balance of building: evaluation of thermal loads.
Main configurations of AC plants: Split systems, Water systems, Air systems.

Part of the course will focus the plants commonly employed on yachts.

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Exam Board

FRANCESCO DEVIA (President)

JOHAN AUGUSTO BOCANEGRA CIFUENTES

DAVIDE BORELLI

ANNA CHIARI

MARCO FOSSA

MARIO MISALE

LESSONS

LESSONS START

Course website

Class schedule

The timetable for this course is available here: Portale EasyAcademy

EXAMS

EXAM DESCRIPTION

The oral examination will be based on the discussion of the report about the preliminary design of a chiller & fan coils system for a small pleasure yacht or sail, which will be prepared by students.

ASSESSMENT METHODS

The assessment of students' skill is based on their capability of explaining and sustaining the choices they made, about the preliminary design of the HVAC for a small pleasure yacht

Exam schedule

Data Ora Luogo Degree type Note
12/01/2023 12:00 LA SPEZIA Orale
26/01/2023 12:00 LA SPEZIA Orale
16/02/2023 12:00 LA SPEZIA Orale
06/06/2023 12:00 LA SPEZIA Orale
06/07/2023 12:00 LA SPEZIA Orale
27/07/2023 12:00 LA SPEZIA Orale
14/09/2023 12:00 LA SPEZIA Orale Attenzione, non è possibile iscriversi a questo esame, a causa di una imprecvista indisponibilità del docente. L'esame si svolgerà Giovedi' 21 settembre, a partire dalle 14.30. In caso di necessità, contattate il docente via e-mail