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Rensselaer Catalog 2017-2018 
Rensselaer Catalog 2017-2018 [Archived Catalog]

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MANE 4370 - Nuclear Engineering Laboratory

A laboratory course covering topics in instrumentation, radiation detection and dosimetry associated with X-ray, gamma-ray, electron and neutron sources, applied physics, fluid dynamics, spectroscopy, neutron time of flight, and a project on shielding design using the MCNP code. Statistics of random events, error propagation, end error analyses are emphasized. Lab attendance is required along with formal written lab reports, which include data error analysis.

Prerequisites/Corequisites: Prerequisites: ENGR 2600 Modeling and Analysis of Uncertainty and MANE 2830 Nuclear Phenomena for Engineering Applications. 

When Offered: Fall term annually.

Credit Hours: 4

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