Chemical/Nuclear Engineering students working in the control room of the nuclear reactor.

Schedule

NEET Schedule

Following is the NEET eight-week schedule:


Week 1

Topics

  • Electric Power Generation 
  • Nuclear Power Plant Basics 
  • Radiation Basic (Lab) 
  • Fission Process

Week 2

Topics

  • Nuclear Reactor Theory
  • Reactor Concepts
  • Nuclear Fuel Cycle
  • Nuclear Analytical Tech. (Lab)

Week 3

Topics

  • Nuclear Cross-section
  • Neutron Diffusion
  • Reactor Kinetics and Dynamics
  • Reactor Experiments (Lab)

Week 4

Topics

  • Thermal Hydraulics
  • Single Phase Coolant Heat
  • Heat Transfer, Power Cycle
  • Heat Removal (Lab)

Week 5

Topics

  • Reactor Safety
  • Structural Mechanics
  • Performance Calculations
  • Plant Visit (Pilgrim)

Week 6

Topics

  • Nuclear Island Design
  • Balance of Plant Design
  • Plant O&M, Outages
  • Plant Visit (Millstone)

Week 7

Topics

  • Engineering and Procurement
  • Construction & Modularization
  • SMRs and Other Reactor Designs
  • Plant Visit (Seabrook)

Week 8

Topics

  • Reprocessing & Recycling
  • Spent Fuel Management
  • Capital and Operating Costs
  • Risk Management and Financing