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The aim of the course is to provide knowledge on the most important renewable energy sources and the retrofitting of existing plants in buildings for their exploitation. Renewable energy, random energy resources and their use. Tools for the analysis of technical and economic feasibility of plants for heating,cooling and air conditioning of buildings. Fundamentals of electrical plants in buildings. References to current legisltive and technichal regulations on the subject. Use of the most recent tools for measurement, diagnostics and maintenance of buildings.
The course aims to provide students with advanced knowledge in the following topics:
- Plant engineering analysis of buildings and related environmental impact
- Thermo-hygrometric and environmental comfort evaluations
- Energy regulations, diagnosis and certifications
At the end of the course, the student will be able to:
- Solve plant engineering problems for buildings
- Correctly calculate thermal bridges of different kinds
- Carry out energy diagnoses and certifications
Lectures held in the classroom by the teachers.
Exercises carried out on the computer.
Basics of heat transfer and psychrometrics
Heat pumps and chillers
Air handling units
Boilers and furnaces
District heating and cogeneration
Heat exchange through walls, roofs, floors, glass surfaces
Design of heating and cooling loads
Ozone depletion and the greenhouse effect
Energy regulations, energy diagnosis and energy certification
Notes provided by the teachers.
DAVIDE BORELLI (President)
LUCA ANTONIO TAGLIAFICO
PAOLO CAVALLETTI (President Substitute)
All class schedules are posted on the EasyAcademy portal.
Oral exam, after having carried out a paper concerning the energy certification of a building and the design of the related improvements.
The assessment of the students' understanding of the topics studied will be verified through the language used, the knowledge of the subject and the ability to deepen the covered topics.