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M E 550: Advanced Nuclear Power Engineering

  • Catalog Description:
    Analysis of nuclear systems for the production of useful power. Emphasis: boiling, pressurized water, gas-cooled and fast breeder reactor plants; reactor designs, thermodynamic cycles, coupling of reactor and power plant, design synthesis, and plant economics.
  • Credits: 3
  • Prerequisites: ME 350 or Nuc Engr 411
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