Dr. Igor Bolotnov

Nuclear Engineering

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NE 500 Nuclear Reactor Energy Conversion

3 Credit Hours

Introduction to the concepts and principles of heat generation and removal in reactor systems. Power cycles, reactor heat sources, analytic and numerical solutions to conduction problems in reactor components and fuel elements, heat transfer in reactor fuel bundles and heat exchangers. Problem sets emphasize design principles.

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