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    Jan 19, 2022  
American University Catalog 2017-2018 
American University Catalog 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ENVS-505 Energy (3)

General overview of sources of energy and energy utilization with a focus on the relevant physical concepts, quantification and an emphasis on sustainability. Includes the definition of work, energy, and power; an examination of thermodynamics; different forms of energy and their inter conversion; fossil, nuclear and alternative energy sources; and energy efficiency and conservation. Usually Offered: spring.