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Syllabus 2018-19 - 14413001 - Biofuels (Biocombustibles)

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DEGREE: Grado en Ingeniería química industrial
FACULTY: SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING OF LINARES

ACADEMIC YEAR: 2018-19
SYLLABUS
1. COURSE BASIC INFORMATION
NAME: Biofuels
CODE: 14413001 ACADEMIC YEAR: 2018-19
LANGUAGE: English LEVEL: 3
ECTS CREDITS: 6.0 YEAR: 3, 4 SEMESTER: SC
 
2. LECTURER BASIC INFORMATION
NAME: MARTÍNEZ CARTAS, Mª LOURDES
DEPARTMENT: U122 - INGENIERÍA QUIM.,AMBIENTAL Y DE LOS MAT.
FIELD OF STUDY: 555 - INGENIERÍA QUÍMICA
OFFICE NO.: D - D-20 E-MAIL: lcartas@ujaen.es P: 953648541
WEBSITE: -
LANGUAGE: English LEVEL: 3
 
3. CONTENT DESCRIPTION

Theoretical program: Introduction - Technological Processes - Biomass - Biodiesel - Bioethanol - Biogas - Environmental Impact of the use of fuels

Programmes of practices: Making biodiesel - Characterizing biodiesel - Making bioethanol - Characterizing bietanol - Characterizing biomass

4. COURSE DESCRIPTION AND TEACHING METHODOLOGY

Theoretical classes which they could be taught in the laboratory.

Laboratory Practice in department facilities or possibility of making some laboratory practices of the subject in a company of the sector.

Using the Platform ILIAS for developming contents and collecting activities

Students with special educational needs should contact the Student Attention Service (Servicio de Atención y Ayudas al Estudiante) in order to receive the appropriate academic support

5. ASSESSMENT METHODOLOGY

The percentages of the final qualification assigned to each of the different aspects evaluables have remained gathered in the system of evaluation indicated previously.

Attendance at laboratory practices is mandatory and the quality of the dedicated material field / use of tools will consider in 20 % destined to laboratory practices / TIC. The accomplishment of the theoretical examination is optional being able to be replaced by another activity.

In the evaluation of the assistance - participation of activities attend them and / or virtual it is considered to be the acquisition of the competences o abilities: CB2, CB3, CB4, CB5, CEQ1 and the learning result 11.

For the evaluation of the theoretical aspects of the subject, the competences  or abilities CB2, CB3, CB4, CB5, CEQ1 and the learning result 11 will be valued.

For the evaluation of accomplishment of works, cases or exercises the competences or abilities CB2, CB3, CB4, CB5, CEQ1 and the learning result 11 will be valued.

6. BOOKLIST
MAIN BOOKLIST:
  • Biomass to biofuels: strategies for global industries. Edition: -. Author: -. Publisher: Chichester : Wiley, 2010.  (Library)
  • Introduction to biofuels. Edition: -. Author: Mousdale, D.M. Publisher: Boca Raton : CRC, 2010  (Library)
  • Biogas production [Recurso electrónico] : pretreatment methods in anaerobic digestion. Edition: -. Author: -. Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley ; Beverly, Mass. : Scrivener Pub., c2012  (Library)
ADDITIONAL BOOKLIST:
  • Bioalcohol production: biochemical conversion of lignocellulosic biomass. Edition: -. Author: -. Publisher: Boca Raton : CRC Press ; Oxford : Woodhead Pub., 2010  (Library)
  • Algae Energy [Recurso electrónico] : Algae as a New Source of Biodiesel. Edition: -. Author: Demirbas, Ayhan. Publisher: London : Springer-Verlag London, 2010.  (Library)
  • Biomass to biofuels: strategies for global industries. Edition: -. Author: -. Publisher: Chichester : Wiley, 2010.  (Library)