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Nuclear Engineering: An Introduction

Nuclear Engineering: An Introduction (Books & other media combined)

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This textbook covers the core subjects of nuclear engineering. Developed to meet the needs of today's students and nuclear power plant operators, the text explains rather than just defines the relevant physical phenomena. For today's engineer, the principal analytical design tool is the personal computer. The text takes advantage of this recent development. PC programs are provided which either expand the computational range accessible to the student, or serve to illustrate the relevant physical phenomena. Some of the included programs are simplified versions of computational procedures used in the field and can be used as training tools for design calculations. The text devotes special attention to subjects which have an impact on the safe operation of nuclear power reactors. This includes the design of safety optimized core configurations, the physical mechanisms underlying the various reactivity coefficients, and the calibration procedures for control rods. A final chapter is devoted to the licensing and safety evaluation of power reactors.

BusinessIndustry & industrial studiesIndustrial relations & safetyOccupational / industrial health & safetyTechnicalEnergy technology & engineeringNuclear power & engineering Publisher: Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG Publication Date: 16/03/1992 ISBN-13: 9783540539605  Details: Type: Books & other media combined Format: Books
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