NUCL 20000

Introduction to Nuclear Engineering


Instructor: Professor Bean

A course designed to acquaint students with the field of nuclear engineering and design. Concepts of fission, fusion, radioactivity, and neutron physics are introduced. Modern applications of nuclear technology, including nuclear medicine, food preservation, space reactors and propulsion.

Prerequisites: (Undergraduate level MA 16200 Minimum Grade of D- or Undergraduate level MA 16900 Minimum Grade of D- or Undergraduate level MA 16600 Minimum Grade of D- or Undergraduate level MA 16400 Minimum Grade of D- or Undergraduate level MA 17100 Minimum Grade of D- or Undergraduate level MA 17300 Minimum Grade of D- or Undergraduate level MATH 16400 Minimum Grade of D- or Undergraduate level MATH M2160 Minimum Grade of D- or Undergraduate level MA 18100 Minimum Grade of D-) and

(Undergraduate level PHYS 17200 Minimum Grade of D- and Undergraduate level PHYS 17500 Minimum Grade of D-) or (Undergraduate level PHYS 16200 Minimum Grade of D- and Undergraduate level PHYS 16300 Minimum Grade of D-)

  • ABET Course Review (2007)(PDF)