MSE 136 – Materials in Energy Technologies

Course Number: MSE 136
Course Units: 4

Instructor: Professor Kristin Persson

Course Description: In many, if not all, technologies, it is materials that play a crucial, enabling role. This course examines potentially sustainable technologies, and the materials properties that enable them. The science at the basis of selected energy technologies are examined and considered in case studies.

Prerequisites: Junior or above standing in Materials Science and Engineering or related field. Formerly Materials Science and Engineering 126.

Course Format: Three hours of lecture and one hour of discussion per week.