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Sustainable Energy and Power Systems

Sustainable Energy

Sustainable Energy and Power Systems

Course Dates: April 28 & 29, 2017


Sustainable Energy and Power Systems is one of five courses in the Smart Power engineering program. This course provides an introduction to electrical energy systems; history, current trends, renewable and nonrenewable resources, rotating machines, transformers and power electronic applications, smart grid initiatives.

Two-day course outline:

  1. Components of sustainable energy systems
  2. Three phase power systems
  3. Basic electrical and magnetic circuits
  4. Electric motors and generators
  5. Smart grid and distributed generation concepts


This course is taught by The Ohio State University College of Engineering and the Electrical and Computer Science department faculty.

Location and Time: 

Dreese Lab, room 260
The Ohio State University

Class is 8 am - 5pm each day.
Lunch each day is included in the registration price.

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Course Pre-requisites

A bachelor's degree in engineering or an equivalent degree and/or work experience. Basic understanding of electrical circuits is strongly desired. 

Cancellations and Refunds

A full refund minus a $50 administrative fee if cancellation is received three weeks prior to the start of the course. No refunds within three weeks of the course start date. Registrations can be transferred.