141.A20 Severe Reactor Accident Phenomena
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2018W, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture

Aim of course

Understanding of the physical and chemical phenomena occuring in severe reactor accidents, overview on current tools for the analysis of these phenomena

Subject of course

1)   Reactor Types and Safety Concepts

2)   Basic Physics in a Reactor

3)   Severe Accidents and Safety Studies

4)   Fuel Behaviour and Core Degradation

5)   Aerosol Behaviour

6)   Iodine Behaviour

7)   H2 Production and Risks

8)   Steam Explosions

9)    Molten Core Concrete Interaction (MCCI)

10) Source Term Behaviour

 Every chapter will provide a description of the physics phenomena as well as an overview on the most important experiments and computational models.



Course dates

Thu12:00 - 14:0004.10.2018Seminarraum AI Physik Schwere Raktorunfälle
Thu12:00 - 14:0011.10.2018 - 31.01.2019Hörsaal AI Lecture
Severe Reactor Accident Phenomena - Single appointments
Thu04.10.201812:00 - 14:00Seminarraum AI Physik Schwere Raktorunfälle
Thu11.10.201812:00 - 14:00Hörsaal AI Lecture
Thu18.10.201812:00 - 14:00Hörsaal AI Lecture
Thu25.10.201812:00 - 14:00Hörsaal AI Lecture
Thu08.11.201812:00 - 14:00Hörsaal AI Lecture
Thu22.11.201812:00 - 14:00Hörsaal AI Lecture
Thu29.11.201812:00 - 14:00Hörsaal AI Lecture
Thu06.12.201812:00 - 14:00Hörsaal AI Lecture
Thu13.12.201812:00 - 14:00Hörsaal AI Lecture
Thu20.12.201812:00 - 14:00Hörsaal AI Lecture
Thu10.01.201912:00 - 14:00Hörsaal AI Lecture
Thu17.01.201912:00 - 14:00Hörsaal AI Lecture
Thu24.01.201912:00 - 14:00Hörsaal AI Lecture
Thu31.01.201912:00 - 14:00Hörsaal AI Lecture

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