NERS 472 - Fusion Reactor Technology
Winter 2021, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  Online (see other Sections below)
Subject: Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences (NERS)
Department: CoE Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences
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Details

Credits:
3 (Non-LSA credit).
Requirements & Distribution:
BS
Advisory Prerequisites:
NERS 471.
BS:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
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Description

Study of technological topics relevant to the engineering feasibility of fusion reactors as power sources. Basic magnetic fusion and inertial fusion reactor design. Problems of plasma confinement. Energy and particle balances in fusion reactors, neutronics and tritium breeding, and environmental aspects. Engineering considerations for ITER and NIF.

Schedule

NERS 472 - Fusion Reactor Technology
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 Online
33238
Open
13
 
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TBA

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