361-0536/01 – Nuclear Power Eguipment (JEZ)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Power EngineeringCredits3
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Stanislav Honus, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Pavel Kolat, DrSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
Year1Semestersummer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2004/2005Year of cancellation2010/2011
Intended for the facultiesFSIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
KOL40 prof. Ing. Pavel Kolat, DrSc.
TOM293 Ing. David Tomášek
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 3+1
Combined Credit and Examination 10+2

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Preparation of specialists in the field of thermal calculations, design and construction of nuclear power plant equipment. The course builds on mastered the material in "nuclear energy" in the BC study, termomechanics and heat and mass transfer. Students acquire detailed knowledge of the primary circuit of nuclear power plants, learn about the various components of different types of nuclear power facilities, allowing them to design and construction of the diploma work.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Seminars
Individual consultations
Project work

Summary

The subject deals with the area of thermal calculations, design and construction of nuclear power plants. The student will acquire more detailed knowledge of the primary circuit of the nuclear power plant, will be acquainted with individual components of various types of nuclear power equipment, enabling their design and construction.

Compulsory literature:

Nuclear Energy, Published June 1999, ISBN 0 85403 526 5,1999 The Royal Society,1999 The Royal Academy of Engineering,Printed by Holbrooks Printers Ltd, Norway Road Hilsea Portsmouth Hants PO3 MURRAY, Raymond. Nuclear Energy: An Introduction to the Concepts, Systems, and Applications of Nuclear Processes. Elsevier Science & Technology, 2014. ISBN 0124166547. BODANSKY, David. Nuclear energy: principles, practices, and prospects. 2nd ed. New York: Springer, 2004. ISBN 0-387-20778-3.

Recommended literature:

HORE-LACY, Ian. Nuclear Energy in the 21st Century: World Nuclear University Primer. 3rd ed. World Nuclear University Press, 2012. ISBN 0955078458.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1st Physical principles of nuclear energy, 2nd Radioactive decay, neutron nuclear reactions 3rd Balance of neutrons in a nuclear reactor. Fundamentals of dosimetry. 4th Physical calculation of nuclear reactor diffusion neutron 5th The critical equation of a nuclear reactor neutron flux. 6th The kinetics of nuclear fission. Operating and transient regimes. 7th Development and dissipation of heat in a nuclear reactor, the distribution of heat flow, temperature field in the course of the fuel element and core. 8th Operation and management of a nuclear reactor, the reactivity compensation, poisoning of the reactor, iodine pit zestruskování reactor dynamics in the supercritical state, 9th Compensation devices and power control. Compensation in the primary circuit coolant. Volume compensators. KO mathematical model, transition and operational processes. Thermal and hydraulic calculation KO VVER 440 and 1000 10th Basic types of nuclear power reactors, light-water, heavy water, 11th High, fast, and gas-cooled. Components of the nuclear reactor. Equipment for fueling. 12th Nuclear power plants. Nuclear energy cycle, fuel and fuel cell production, storage and disposal of nuclear waste. 13th Core of nuclear materials reaktorů.Aspects of nuclear reactor safety, nuclear safety. 14th Reactors with higher inherent and passive safety and III + IV.generace. Thermonuclear reactors and power plants.

Conditions for subject completion

Combined form (validity from: 1960/1961 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (145) 51
        Examination Examination 100  0
        Exercises evaluation Credit 45  0
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