NPRE 431 - Materials in Nuclear Engrg
Last offered Fall 2021
Development of a materials engineering background in the context of nuclear systems and radiation applications; relation of structure of materials to their physical and mechanical properties; development of phase formation and reaction kinetics from basic thermodynamics principles; charged particle interactions with surfaces; transport concepts of neutral and charged particles in matter; materials performance in nuclear and radiation applications, including radiation damage and effects. Course Information: 3 undergraduate hours. 3 graduate hours.