PHYS 184 Energy and the Environment (3 credits)

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Offered by: Physics (Faculty of Science)

Overview

Physics : Energy fundamentals, generation of electricity, heat engines, fossil fuel production and consumption, local and global effects, economic impact, transportation, and pollution and environmental impact of energy use. Non-renewable energy sources (fossil fuels, nuclear) and renewable sources (solar, wind, hydro, geothermal).

Terms: Winter 2014

Instructors: Matthew Adam Dobbs (Winter)

  • Restriction: Not open to students who have taken PHYS 228.