Batteries, Fuel Cells, and their Role in Modern Society

Dmitry Pelegov, UrFUx

This course is an introduction to batteries and fuel cells - the cornerstones of electromobility and renewable energy.

In today's world, we see game-changing movements in transportation and energy markets. A better understanding of the processes involved can help you to find your own role in these incipient shifts and take advantage of monumental changes down the road.

This course is an elementary introduction to batteries and fuel cell, the cornerstone of electromobility and renewable energy, the main drivers of sustainable development. Learning the lessons of history, understanding the main driving forces, and gaining the basic knowledge of the key technologies will build your basic all-around comprehension of the subject.

This course aims tobridgescience and society. For students focused on science, it will help illustrate the demands of society and industry. For learners from industry, business, or from generalist backgrounds, it will be the lucid introduction to the subject.

The short course will not make you an expert in batteries, fuels cells, and electric vehicles, but will help you incommunicating with scientists and engineers and make your further education (or self-education) more productive. The main focus of the course is on batteries - namely, lithium-ion batteries - and electric vehicles as the key market.

What will you learn

  • Lessons of history that build understanding of possible risks of electromobility in near future
  • The driving forces of growing demand in electromobility and energy storage and how these will change the game
  • Basic principles and “how it works” for electric vehicles, batteries and fuels cells
  • Main types of batteries and fuel cells
  • How electrode material chemistry defines battery characteristics

Dates:
  • 15 June 2020
Course properties:
  • Free:
  • Paid:
  • Certificate:
  • MOOC:
  • Video:
  • Audio:
  • Email-course:
  • Language: English Gb

Reviews

No reviews yet. Want to be the first?

Register to leave a review

Show?id=n3eliycplgk&bids=695438
NVIDIA
More from 'Chemistry':
94ef943e-a5fe-47a1-ad44-bd59e5cc234a-4c3352d871c4.small From Fossil Resources to Biomass: A Chemistry Perspective
Explore how to create a sustainable future by moving away from dependence on...
B6d0568f-1c0f-4543-93ad-8445055bcd68-f58e71a5b0c4.small Water quality and the biogeochemical engine
Learn about how the quality of water is a direct result of complex bio-geo-chemical...
021963c9-0ad7-40e0-b853-c95a23a03cd6-c87141196bb0.small Industrial Biotechnology
Learn the basics of sustainable processing for biobased products to further...
Umnchem Computational Chemistry (CHEM 4021/8021)
Modern theoretical methods used in study of molecular structure, bonding, and...
Ivo_0 Estimation of Measurement Uncertainty in Chemical Analysis
This is an introductory course on estimation of measurement uncertainty, specifically...
More from 'edX':
344712f7-3cff-42d5-9268-28264f30f1f6-83ad765fde85.small PyTorch Basics for Machine Learning
This course is the first part in a two part course and will teach you the fundamentals...
Dc11dbe9-22da-4910-b17c-b981a6a4593b-b76cea31fc88.small Best Practices for Project Management Success
Learn how to create an organizational environment that supports project success...
9d419825-0c0a-4b8c-be67-17c68788c366-21d321567477.small International Project Management
Learn what makes global projects uniquely challenging and how to successfully...
403550a3-ba42-4543-bbbc-a7088880c73a-0ad6046005c4.small Project Management Life Cycle
Learn how to apply project management tools, processes, and techniques for the...
09b72711-8d25-44b4-bcba-6f0d54218079-5ae8c7e22e92.small Design Thinking Fundamentals
Learn how a user-centered approach and design thinking principles inspire innovative...

© 2013-2019