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Not a MyNAP member yet? Register for a free account to start saving and receiving special member only perks. From its beginnings in the early s, the nuclear power industry 1 and the government institutions that support and regulate it have brought nuclear generation to a position second only to coal as a source of electricity in the United States.
The nuclear engineering program is offered under the department of mining and nuclear engineering. The nuclear engineering program has a primary mission to provide an outstanding and comprehensive undergraduate and graduate education to tomorrow's leaders in nuclear engineering. The department provides well-educated nuclear engineering professionals and leaders to Missouri and the nation, in the commercial nuclear industry, national laboratories, graduate schools, and the nation's defense and federal agencies. The objectives of the bachelor of science program are to provide each student with fundamental knowledge of nuclear engineering and related technologies, analytical and problem solving ability, ability for technical communications, professional ethics, leadership and interpersonal skills, capability to conduct research, and the ability to recognize the value of life-long learning.
Nuclear Reactor Engineering pp Cite as. The practice of nuclear engineering is focused on the design and operation principles of commercial nuclear power plants. In previous chapters we have discussed many such principles that apply particularly to light-water reactors LWRs. A brief overview of pressurized-water PWR and boiling-water reactors BWR was given in Chapter 1 to provide a general background and the material in subsequent chapters tended to further develop an understanding of such systems. Unable to display preview.
A nuclear power plant is a thermal power station in which the heat source is a nuclear reactor. As is typical of thermal power stations, heat is used to generate steam that drives a steam turbine connected to a generator that produces electricity. Nuclear plants are usually considered to be base load stations since fuel is a small part of the cost of production  and because they cannot be easily or quickly dispatched. Their operations, maintenance, and fuel costs are at the low end of the spectrum, making them suitable as base-load power suppliers. However, the cost of proper long term radioactive waste storage is uncertain.
Nuclear Energy Technology provides a methodical, well-tested basis for self-paced study by the practicing professional. The fundamental principles are stressed to maximize one's ability to analyze the growing impact of nuclear energy in the future. Special features include: thorough overview introducing the reader to nuclear fuel cycles and nuclear power; theoretical coverage stressing the essentials of design and operational applications; comprehensive and integrated coverage of unique aspects of nuclear reactors; crucial information on reactor safety fundamentals; analysis of nuclear fusion including magnetic and inertial confinement. In addition, Nuclear Energy Technology depicts the status of nuclear energy worldwide - specific examples of such topics include: unique Canadian, German, and Soviet reactor designs; international nuclear generating capacity, uranium resources and reprocessing; and international safeguards against nuclear weapons proliferation. Similar records in OSTI. GOV collections:.
This introductory course aims at addressing the fundamental aspects of nuclear engineering, with specific emphasis on nuclear energy. The educational focus is to let the Student become aware of the main features of the nuclear system as well as its complexity: from key reactor physics features to nuclear power plants technology, from nuclear fuel and fuel cycle to safety criteria, to economics. At the end of the course the Student will become familiar with the basic terms of nuclear engineering, needed to start or to deepen the educational program in the nuclear sector at the MSc level. The course is structured in: lectures, exercises, visits on-site nuclear power plants, manufacturing industries, etc. Lombardi has been translated in English: the chapters will be available for the students as pdf files and downloadable from the BeeP portal.
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This page is about the main conventional types of nuclear reactor.
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