Fundamentals of Nuclear Reactor Physics, Hardback Book

Description

Fundamentals of Nuclear Reactor Physics offers a one-semester treatment of the essentials of how the fission nuclear reactor works, the various approaches to the design of reactors, and their safe and efficient operation .

It provides a clear, general overview of atomic physics from the standpoint of reactor functionality and design, including the sequence of fission reactions and their energy release. It provides in-depth discussion of neutron reactions, including neutron kinetics and the neutron energy spectrum, as well as neutron spatial distribution.

It includes ample worked-out examples and over 100 end-of-chapter problems. Engineering students will find this applications-oriented approach, with many worked-out examples, more accessible and more meaningful as they aspire to become future nuclear engineers.

Information

  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 280 pages, Illustrated; Illustrations, unspecified
  • Publisher: Elsevier Science Publishing Co Inc
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Nuclear power & engineering
  • ISBN: 9780123706317

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