Comparative Simulation of Heat Transfer in a Cylinder of Phase Changing Material: How Does the Orientation Impact the Energy Discharge? (Mechanical Project)

A computer simulation was done in COMSOL Mulitphysics 5.1, on heat transfer in rods filled with phase change material (PCM). The main objective was to compare the rods rate of heat transfer at Continue reading

Design of a PV System With Variations of Hybrid System at Addis Ababa Institute of Technology (Mechanical/Electrical Project)

The aim of hybridizing renewable energy sources is that the main load shall be covered by the available solar energy source and other sources shall function as a complement when there is a deficiency in the main source. The aim of the system is to Continue reading

Tracking Robot Using Ultrasonic Technology (Robotics/Mechanical Project)

This project describes the development of a robot that follows a transmitter within a chosen distance using ultrasonic technology. The purpose of the report is to investigate how the chosen distance Continue reading

Dynamic Positioning of a Semi-submersible, Multi-turbine Wind Power Platform (Mechanical/Electrical Project)

As a growing market for offshore wind power has created a niche for deep-water installations, offshore floating wind solutions have become Continue reading