13M061NEG - Nuclear Power Engineering

Course specification
Course title Nuclear Power Engineering
Acronym 13M061NEG
Study programme
Type of study master academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
    ESPB 6.0 Status elective
    The goal Students learn about the principles of nuclear reactors and their technological advances.
    The outcome Students are capable to apply concepts of nuclear engineering in practice.
    Contents of lectures Nuclear processes. Neutron processes. Fission chain reaction. Nuclear fuel. Heat processes in a nuclear reactor. Reactor types. Generation reactors. Management of nuclear power plants. Security and protection. Construction of nuclear power plants. Economic indicators. Climate change and nuclear energy.
    Contents of exercises Follows the topics covered by theoretical lectures.
    1. D. Popovic, Nuklear Power Engineering, Naucna knjiga, Belgrade, 1978.
    2. Kenneth D. Kok, Nuclear Engineering Handbook, CRC PressINC, 2009.
    Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
    Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
    3 1
    Methods of teaching 45 hours of theoretical lectures + 15 hours of auditory exercises
    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