KEMV989: RE2: Optimization of Bioenergy use

tekijä: Elina Kaarina Leskinen Viimeisin muutos perjantai 10. elokuuta 2012, 08.44
The objective of the course is to give an overview of current bioenergy use and how to optimize future utilization. State-of-the-art technology in bioenergy will be reviewed, including: current topics of research and development, future aspects, unresolved problems and needs for further research. The lectures will be divided into the following topics: Future of bioenergy, bioenergy production in small scale, torrefaction, biomass combustion in fluidized beds, pellet production and use, gasification with related biorefineries and transport fuels based on biomass. Also the formation emissions and techniques for their minization will be discussed. Completing the course includes an exam at the end of the course and a homework exercise. Additional program will include a demonstration of biodiesel production from vegetable oils, as well as presentation(s) by local companies.