[ 220WNTKSOPK23 ] KV Solar energy technologies based on polymeric materials

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS B3 - Bachelor's programme 3. year (*)Kunststofftechnik Gernot Wallner 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Bachelor's programme Sustainable Polymer Engineering & Circular Economy 2023W
Objectives The main objective of the course is to develop know-how of solar energy technologies based on polymeric and hybrid materials. In addition, the students' competences in the field of technical-scientific research and presentation will be deepened.
Subject The following key topics will be addressed:

  • Transformation of energy systems and greenhouse effect
  • Polymeric and hybrid materials for solar energy technologies
Criteria for evaluation Assessment criteria include:

  • 70% result of the written exam
  • 30% result of the seminar presentation
Methods The course includes 3 methodological approaches:

  • Introductory lecture
  • Lectures on specific topics
  • Seminar on given topics
Language German
Study material Selected academic theses relevant to the topic, such as:

  • Dissertation G.M. Wallner, 2000
  • Dissertation G. Oreski, 2009
  • Dissertation K. Resch, 2009
  • Dissertation S. Kahlen, 2009
  • Dissertation K. Grabmayer, 2014
  • Dissertation M. Povacz, 2014
  • Master thesis K. Holzhaider, 2014
  • Dissertation A. Brandstätter, 2015
  • Dissertation K.J. Geretschläger, 2015
  • Dissertation J.P. Hülsmann, 2016
  • Dissertation M. Grabmann, 2018
  • Dissertation R. Pugstaller, 2020
  • Master thesis L. Öllinger, 2022
Changing subject? No
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 45
Assignment procedure Assignment according to priority