NUCL 55500

Thermal-Hydraulics Measurement and Instrumentation

Instructor to be determined.

Topics for this course are:
  • Measurement techniques in fluid flow, heat transfer, and multi-phase flow.
  • The principle and practice of measurement of temperature, flow, level, pressure, and void fraction (in two-phase flow systems) as applied to nuclear reactor systems
  • Instrument error and measurement errors, and data acquisition system using PC
  • Hands-on experience in the laboratory with special instruments (LDA, gamma densitometer, and conductivity probe)

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