Geothermal Research and Development

Subject
Heating/Refrigeration/Air Conditioning (HRA)
Course Designator
HRA.265
Academic Dean
Dean of Workforce & Career Education
Last Offered
This course has not been offered in recent history.
Official Course Description

This course will put geothermal students on the cutting edge of HVAC technology as it relates to geothermal heating and cooling. Students will investigate areas of the complete geothermal system and evaluate possible system changes or potential areas of development. Using experimentation, prospective changes will be designed, constructed, installed and the system will be operated, monitored and evaluated. Potential system design changes will be enhanced and tested in actual field conditions in order to make industry-wide technical improvements. Prerequisite: HRA.251, minimum grade of C