Course: NPP Construction, Installation and Operation

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Course title NPP Construction, Installation and Operation
Course code KKE/JEV
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Lesson
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 4
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Hezoučký František, Doc. Ing.
Course content
Topics of lectures according to weeks : 1. Introduction to problems of nuclear power plant operating 2. Preparation of nuclear power plant operating 3. Nonactive testings 4. Integrated hydraulic test 5. Physical start-up 6. Energetic start-up 7. Complex testing of nuclear power plant 8. Guarantees and guarantee measuring 9. Testing and industrial operation of nuclear power plant 10. Operating mode 11. Maintenance of operation nuclear power plant 12. Enviromental impact of operation nuclear power plant 13. Shut-down of operation nuclear power plant

Learning activities and teaching methods
Lecture, Practicum
  • Contact hours - 52 hours per semester
  • Preparation for an examination (30-60) - 30 hours per semester
  • Preparation for comprehensive test (10-40) - 22 hours per semester
prerequisite
professional knowledge
Conditional courses KKE/TJR1
Bachelor in hydro - and thermodynamic, and basic knowledge in reactor physics. Knowledge in mathematics needed
professional skills
Logical thinking, capability to synthetize knowledge from other areas.
general eligibility
N/A
learning outcomes
professional knowledge
Students remember the basic concepts of nuclear energy. Describe the course of construction, installation and operation of nuclear power plants.
teaching methods
Lecture
Practicum
assessment methods
Oral exam
Recommended literature
  • Bečvář, Josef. Jaderné elektrárny. Praha : SNTL, 1981.
  • Dubšek, F. Základy teorie a stavby jaderných reaktorů. VUT Brno, 1990.
  • Hejzlar, Radko. Stroje a zařízení jaderných elektráren - Díl 1. ČVUT Praha, 2000.
  • Hejzlar, Radko. Stroje a zařízení jaderných elektráren - Díl 2. ČVUT Praha, 2000.
  • Heřmanský, Bedřich. Jaderné reaktory. Praha : SNTL, 1981.
  • Ronald Allen Knief. Nuclear Engineering. 2008. ISBN 978-0-89448-458-2.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering - (1) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 2 Winter
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering Nuclear Power Equipment Design (1) Mechanical engineering and mechanical production 2 Winter