13D061NMTP - Nuclear Methods in Technological Processes

Course specification
Course title Nuclear Methods in Technological Processes
Acronym 13D061NMTP
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Module Nuclear, Medical and Ecological Engineering
Type of study doctoral studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
    Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
      ESPB 9.0 Status elective
      Condition none
      The goal Students gain knowledge of nuclear measurement methods in technological processes as well as techniques of designing the gauge for specific uses.
      The outcome Students are capable to determine the nuclear measurement method for the specific application and to create a gauge.
      Contents of lectures Transmission methods. Radiography, tomography, methods based on scattering. Emission methods. Absorption methods. Level gauges, thickness, density, flow, humidity, corrosion, material ageing. Designing gauges. Parameters and performance, selection of sources, techniques and systems for detecting, numerical simulation, dynamic analysis, prototyping gauges.
      Contents of exercises
      1. E. M. Hussein, Handbook on Radiation Probing, Gauging, Imaging and Analysis: Volume I - Basics and Techniques, Kluwer Academic publishers, 2010.
      2. . E. M. Hussein, Handbook on Radiation Probing, Gauging, Imaging and Analysis: Volume II - Applications and Design, Kluwer Academic publishers, 2010.
      Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
      Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
      Methods of teaching 90 hours of theoretical lectures.
      Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
      Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
      Activites during lectures 0 Test paper 30
      Practical lessons 0 Oral examination 40
      Colloquia 0
      Seminars 30