Discovery Park Undergraduate Research Internship Program

"Solar Reheat Evaluation"

About the Project

Project Time & Type:
Fall 2010 - DURI
Research area(s):
renewable energy
Project Description:
The project will refine a proof of concept installation that evaluated an HVAC system that was modified use solar energy to supply reheat.
Expected Student Contributions:
Design the system, manage the installation, collect data on the finished system
Related Website(s):
http://www.tech.purdue.edu/met/aboutus/facilities/knoy427.cfm
Desired Qualifications:
GPA > 3.0 MET 421 (Air Conditioning & Refrigeration)
Estimated Weekly Hours:
8
Department awards independent research credits for this project?
No

Professor in Charge

Name:
Hutzel, William
Deptartment/College:
mechanical engineering technology

Student Supervisor

Name:
Jordan Wallpe
Title:
Graduate assistant

Cooperating Faculty

Name:
Daphene Koch
Deptartment/College:
BCM/TECH