# FE404 Mathematics for Renewable Energy

## Course description for academic year 2021/2022

### Contents and structure

The class discusses mathematical topics and methods particular relevant for renewable energy. There are: differentiation, integration, linear optimization, differential equations in systems relevant for renewable energy, linear equations and Gaussian elimination.

### Learning Outcome

Students gain knowledge on the following mathematical topics: differentiation, integration, linear optimization, differential equations in systems relevant for renewable energy, Gaussian elimination.

Students are able to solve problems that are relevant to renewable energy, differentiation, integration, linear optimization, differential equations, Gaussian elimination.

Students have competence in how to use differentiation, integration, linear optimization, differential equations in renewable energy, Gaussian elimination.

### Entry requirements

None

### Recommended previous knowledge

MA415 and FE405

### Teaching methods

Lectures and exercises.

### Compulsory learning activities

Twelve (12) written exercises connected to the course's mathematical themes. Ten of twelve exercises must be approved (passed) before one may take the exam.

### Assessment

Written school exam, 4 hours.

Grading scale A-F, where F represents a fail.

### Examination support material

Basic calculator (non-programmable)

More about examination support material### Course reductions

- FE400 - Energi, teknologi og miljø - Reduction: 6 studypoints