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Course module: 202100068
202100068
The Global Perspective
Course info
Course module202100068
Credits (ECTS)3
Course typeStudy Unit
Language of instructionEnglish
Contact personV. Venus
E-mailv.venus@utwente.nl
Lecturer(s)
PreviousNext 5
Examiner
prof.dr. M.K. van Aalst
Lecturer
prof.dr. M.K. van Aalst
Lecturer
dr. C.L. de Boer
Examiner
dr. C.L. de Boer
Examiner
dr. A.H. Dijkstra
Academic year2021
Starting block
1A
RemarksMinor students: register for the minor!
Application procedureYou apply via OSIRIS Student
Registration using OSIRISNo
Aims
  • Distinguish and describe key factors affecting the energy transition: capturing environmental, social, and cultural (demographic) variability at Global scale using spatial data information systems
  • Appreciate the role of geographic information (technology) for the situated appraisal of renewable energy conversion technologies and satisfying  information needs of spatial planning frameworks in relation to relevant legislative frameworks
  • Develop a basic design of a GIS for the situated appraisal of renewable energy conversion systems using micro of off-grid in a Bottom-of-Pyramid (BoP) setting 
  • Assess the drawback and benefits of situated, location-aware modelling and programming of the energy transition.
Content
  • Introduction to the energy transition: environmental, social, and cultural (demographic) aspects
  • Introduction to spatial data and geoinformation systems for modelling
  • Examples of situated power generation technologies across diverse and heterogenous environmental and cultural landscapes
  • Citizen sciences and participatory energy transition programming
You'll participate in an excursion.
Assumed previous knowledge
Basic python or MATLAB programming.
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