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Course syllabus I-PJE - Operation of Nuclear Power Plants (FEEIT - WS 2019/2020)

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Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Course unit code:
Course unit title:
Operation of Nuclear Power Plants
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture2 hours weekly (on-site method)
2 hours weekly (on-site method)

Credits allocated:
Recommended semester/trimester:
Nuclear and Physical Engineering - master (semi-compulsory), 3. semester
Level of study: 2.
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods:
Active participation on semeinars laboratory excercises - upto 30 points.
Final exam - upto 70 points.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
theoretical and practical knowledge in thearea of NPPs operation. Collection of special knowledge and practical skills.
Course contents:
Utilisation of NPP in electric grid, control of NPPs. Heat generation and transfer in reactor. Operation of the primary circuit. Changes in isotopic composition of nuclear fuel. Reactivity coefficient. Buel burn-up and peproduction. secondary circuit function. Commissioning of NPPs. Quality assurance. Operational support activities. Management and control systems. Metrology at NPPs. Role of NPP in enegry sustem for secure energy supply.
Recommended or required reading:
SLUGEŇ, V. -- LIPKA, J. -- HAŠČÍK, J. -- PAVLOVIČ, M. -- NEČAS, V. Jadrovoenergetické zariadenia 1. Bratislava : STU v Bratislave FEI, 2004. 159 p. ISBN 80-227-2101-8.
NOVÁK, S. -- KLÍMA, P. Prevádzka jadrových elektrární. Bratislava : SVŠT v Bratislave, 1991. 317 p.

Language of instruction: slovak or english
Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 38

7,9 %
26,3 %
15,8 %
21,1 %
28,9 %
0 %
Name of lecturer(s): prof. Ing. Vladimír Slugeň, DrSc. (examiner, lecturer, person responsible for course) - slovak, english
Ing. Stanislav Sojak, PhD. (instructor) - slovak, english
Last modification:
14. 5. 2019
prof. Ing. Vladimír Slugeň, DrSc. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by RNDr. Marian Puškár on 05/14/2019.

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