19M061URO - Radioactive Waste Management

Course specification
Course title Radioactive Waste Management
Acronym 19M061URO
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Type of study master academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
    ESPB 6.0 Status elective
    The goal Introduces students to the physical, technological and regulatory aspects of the radioactive waste management.
    The outcome Prepare students for understanding the basic principles of radioactive waste management and obtaining skills for design and management of project related to radioactive waste management.
    Contents of lectures Origin and types of radioactive waste. Classification of radioactive waste. Phases of radioactive waste management. Storage of radioactive waste. Transport of radioactive materials. Disposal of radioactive waste. Discharging radioactive waste into the environment. Decommissioning. Regulatory framework for radioactive waste management.
    Contents of exercises Computational exercises and case studies. Seminars and homework with practical problems in the field of radioactive waste management
    1. Olivera Ciraj-Bjelac, Milan Vujović, Radioactive Waste Management, Elektrotehnički fakultet, Univerzitet u Beogradu, 2017.
    2. Feretić D. Uvod u nuklearnu energetiku, Školska knjiga, Zagreb, 2010 (Original title)
    3. International Atomic Energy Agency, The Principles of Radioactive Waste Management, IAEA Safety Series, No. 111-F, 1996 (Original title)
    4. Shinya Nagasaki, Shinichi Nakayama (Ed). Radioactive Waste Engineering and Management. Springer, 2015 (Original title)
    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 Test paper 50
    Practical lessons Oral examination
    Seminars 50