NUCL 55300

Nano-Macro Scale Applications of Nuclear Technology

Instructor: Professor Taleyarkhan

Introduction of the principles of nuclear science and engineering for addressing industrial and scientific issues ranging from sub nano-to-macro scales. Areas to be covered include: propulsion, high-energy density materials, supercooling, medical applications, sonoluminescence, novel detection systems for special nuclear and contraband materials, and advanced nuclear fusion power systems.

Restrictions: May not be enrolled as the following Classifications: Freshman: 15 - 29 hours Junior: 75 - 89 hours Sophomore: 45 - 59 hours Junior: 60 - 74 hours Freshman: 0 - 14 hours Sophomore: 30 - 44 hours