Dr. Alexander Bataller

Nuclear Engineering

Phone: 919-515-3612
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NE 520 Radiation and Reactor Fundamentals

3 Credit Hours

Basics of nuclear physics and reactor physics that are needed for graduate studies in nuclear engineering. Concepts covered include, atomic and nuclear models, nuclear reactions, nuclear fission, radioactive decay, neutron interactions, nuclear reactors, neutron diffusion in non-multiplying and multiplying systems, and basic nuclear reactor kinetics.

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