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Sustainable Engineering

Enrollment in this course is by invitation only

About This Course

Sustainable engineering is the process of designing or operating systems such that they use energy and resources sustainably, at a rate that does not compromise the natural environment or the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.

The Objective of this course is to inculcate in students an awareness of environmental issues and the global initiatives towards attaining sustainability. The student should realize the potential of technology in bringing in sustainable practices.



Course Outcome

After the completion of course, the student will be able to

CO1 : Understand the relevance and the concept of sustainability and the global initiatives in this direction

CO2 : Explain the different types of environmental pollution problems and their sustainable solutions

CO3 : Discuss the environmental regulations and standards

CO4 : Outline the concepts related to conventional and non-conventional energy

CO5 : Demonstrate the broad perspective of sustainable practices by utilizing engineering knowledge and principles

Course Staff

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Nujuma Nazimudhin

Assistant Professor, Department of Civil Engineering

Reference Books

1.Allen, D. T. and Shonnard, D. R., Sustainability Engineering: Concepts, Design and Case Studies, Prentice Hall

2. Bradley. A.S; Adebayo,A.O., Maria, P. Engineering applications in sustainable design and development,Cengage learning

3.Environment Impact Assessment Guidelines, Notification of Government of India, 2006

4.Mackenthun, K.M., Basic Concepts in Environmental Management, Lewis Publication, London, 1998

5.ECBC Code 2007, Bureau of Energy Efficiency, New Delhi Bureau of Energy Efficiency Publications-Rating System, TERI Publications - GRIHA Rating System

6.Purohit, S. S., Green Technology - An approach for sustainable environment, Agrobios Publication

7.R.L.Rag and Lekshmi Dinachandran Remesh : Introduction to Sustainable Engineering,PHI Publications

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