Intended Audience: Mechanical, and HVAC Engineers
Credits: 3 PDH Units
What is a phase change process and how is it useful for storage of energy is talked about in this course. Phase change material uses latent heat. Different types of PCMs are available in market. This course describes different PCM materials with their thermophysical and chemical properties and comparison among them. It also discuss about applications of PCM both present and future.
Learning ObjectivesAt the successful conclusion of this course, you’ll be able to identify and discuss:
- What is phase change material (PCM)?
- Thermal Energy storage
- Working of PCM
- Organic and inorganic PCM
- Commonly used PCM
- Required properties and working of PCM
- Applications of PCM
- Role of PCM in cold storage and building