Prof. Jacopo Buongiorno
22.313J / 2.59J / 10.536J
This course covers the thermo-fluid dynamic phenomena and analysis methods for conventional and nuclear power stations. Specific topics include: kinematics and dynamics of two-phase flows; steam separation; boiling, instabilities, and critical conditions; single-channel transient analysis; multiple channels connected at plena; loop analysis including single and two-phase natural circulation; and subchannel analysis.
Buongiorno, Jacopo. 22.313J Thermal Hydraulics in Power Technology, Spring 2007. (MIT OpenCourseWare: Massachusetts Institute of Technology), http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/nuclear-engineering/22-313j-thermal-hydraulics-in-power-technology-spring-2007 (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA