Department of Engineering
Dean:Dr. Ármann Gylfason
MSc in Sustainable Energy Science - Iceland School of Energy
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Haustönn/Fall 2023
More infoEnergy Study TripElectiveISE-04ECTS 3
More infoEnergy TechnologyCoreSE-802-ET1ECTS 6
More infoEnergy GeologyElectiveSE-803-GE1ECTS 3
More infoEnergy EconomicsCoreSE-805-EC1ECTS 6
More infoSpecial Topics in Energy IElectiveSE-805-STEECTS 1
More infoEnvironmental Impact AssessmentElectiveSE-806-EI1ECTS 6
More infoGeothermal Conceptual ModelingElectiveSE-814-GCMECTS 3
More infoSpecial Topics in Energy IIElectiveSE-817-STEECTS 3
More infoIndependent ProjectElectiveSE-826-IP1ECTS 6
More infoManaging Research and Development - Methods and ModelsElectiveT-814-PRODECTS 8
More infoEnergy in Industrial ProcessesElectiveT-863-EIIPECTS 8
More infoHigh Voltage EngineeringElectiveT-866-HIVOECTS 8
More infoSmart-Grid and Sustainable Power SystemsElectiveT-867-GRIDECTS 8
More infoMSc ThesisCoreT-900-MEISECTS 30
More infoMSc thesis IICoreT-901-MEI2ECTS 30
Vorönn/Spring 2024
More infoEnergy Study TripElectiveISE-04ECTS 3
More infoEnvironmental LawElectiveL-808-UMHRECTS 7,5
More infoPower Plant DesignElectiveSE-815-PPEECTS 6
More infoGeothermal Reservoir EngineeringElectiveSE-828-GR2ECTS 5
More infoGeothermal Science IElectiveSE-829-GS1ECTS 5
More infoGeothermal Science IIElectiveSE-829-GS2ECTS 5
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SemesterSpring 2024
Level of course6. Second cycle, advanced
Type of courseElective
PrerequisitesNo prerequisites.
ScheduleTaught as a module course in combination with other geothermal courses.
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This course builds on Geothermal Science I and teaches advanced geothermal geology and borehole logging, surface feature monitoring, advanced geochemistry; borehole geophysics and an introduction to the different types of geothermal well tests, when they are used and the information they yield. A field trip is part of the course if conditions permit.
Learning outcome - Objectives
  • Design a geochemical data collection programme
  • Collect geochemical data
  • Evaluate geochemical data
  • Evaluate a geophysical survey design and survey results
  • Design a well test program, then perform data analysis and interpretation.
    Course assessment
    Daily lectures and assignments.
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    Teaching and learning activities
    Daily lectures and assignments.
    Language of instructionEnglish
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    More infoGeothermal Reservoir ModellingElectiveSE-831-GM2ECTS 6
    More infoEnergy Financial AssessmentElectiveSE-833-FA2ECTS 6
    More infoEconomics of Energy MarketsElectiveSE-834-EM2ECTS 6
    More infoHydro Power ManagementElectiveSE-834-HPMECTS 6
    More infoProject Management and Strategic PlanningElectiveT-803-VERKECTS 8
    More infoCreating a Complete Business Plan for a Technical Idea - Entrepreneurship and the Innovation ProcessElectiveT-814-INNOECTS 8
    More infoFinite Element Analysis in EngineeringElectiveT-844-FEMMECTS 8
    More infoWind PowerElectiveT-863-WINDECTS 8
    More infoPower System OperationElectiveT-867-POSYECTS 8
    More infoStability and Control in Electric Power SystemsElectiveT-867-STABECTS 8
    More infoMSc ThesisCoreT-900-MEISECTS 30
    More infoMSc thesis IICoreT-901-MEI2ECTS 30
    Sumar/Summer 2024
    More infoEnergy Field SchoolCoreSE-801-ES1ECTS 6