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

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MANE 6290 - Radiation Transport Methods

Linear and nonlinear Boltzmann equations. Analytical solutions. Computer solution by P-N, S-N, diffusion, moments, integral, and Monte Carlo methods. Energy group averaging, scattering angle representation, and transport approximations. Perturbation and adjoint applications. Heavy ion and electron transport. Transport in interacting particle and photon systems.

Prerequisites/Corequisites: Prerequisite: MANE 4480 Physics of Nuclear Reactors.

When Offered: Spring term odd-numbered years.

Credit Hours: 3

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