
Nuclear Technology Laboratory
Introduction to Nuclear
Technology

Fundamental concepts. Radioactivity. The binding energy.
Nuclear reactions and the corresponding cross sections. Fission.
Interaction of the radiation with the medium. Detection and measurement
of the radiation. Applications of the nuclear technology to the
industry and sciences. Nuclear reactors. Environmental pollution.
Radioprotection. 
Taught by : Clouvas A. 
Semester : 4^{th}. 
Hours per week : 3+1 (lab) 
Theory and Technology
of Nuclear Reactors

Neutron diffusion: Oneneutron group diffusion equation. Criticality
computations, reflector. Two group equations. Reactor dynamics:
Point Reactor model. Space and time dependence models. Feedback
mechanisms. Transient phenomena. Transfer functions. Poisons.
Fuel management. Control methods. Dynamic characteristics of nuclear
power plants.

Taught by : Clouvas A., Kadi
S. 
Semester : 7^{th}. 
Hours per week : 4 
Heat Transfer

Mechanisms of heat transfer. The heat diffusion equation.
Onedimensional steadystate conduction. Introduction to convection,
laminar and turbulent flow, the convection coefficient, the dimensionless
parameters. Heat exchanges. The Transient conduction. Radiation:
Fundamental concepts, Radiation Intensity, Blackbody radiation,
the surface emission, absorptionreflection and transmission. Radiation
exchange between surfaces. 
Taught by : Xatziathanasiou
V., Kadi S. 
Semester : 7^{th}. 
Hours per week : 4 
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