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Electrical Energy and Smart Grid

Electrical Energy and Smart Grid Minor


Electrical Energy and SmartGrid

(6 courses, 20 or 21 credits)

Minor Advisor: M. Rabiee

Electric power generation, monitoring and control are important not only in large power plants and distribution systems, but also in fields such as aerospace and renewable electric energy. Skills can be applied to problems such as setting up remote power systems on temporary air bases or space stations and developing intelligent power distribution systems for the communities of today and tomorrow.

Required Courses:


  • Senior Project I--related to Energy (3 cr)
  • EECE 5116C Electric Machines & Drives (4 cr)

One of the following two:

  • ELTN 4057/4067L Wireless Communication (4 cr)**
  • ELTN 4041C Data Acquistion and Measurements (3cr)
  • EECE 5011 RF and Microwave Wireless Comm. (3 cr)


  • Senior Project II--related to Energy (3 cr)
  • EECE 5115C Instrumentation & Industrial Control (4 cr)

One of the following two:

  • ELTN 4069 Electric Power & Power Electronics Sys. (3 cr) **
  • EECE 5126 Intro to Communication Systems (3 cr)

**Does not count towards minor for EET or CET students