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Course Outline

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Syllabus  
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Date
Lesson
Reading
Homework due
1
8/29/17
 Introduction
Basic elements
Preface
  pp. 1-16

2
9/5/17
Initial and boundary conditions
Secondary sources
Derivation of B. E.
 16-28
34-43
Set #1
3
9/12/17
Boundary condition examples
Curvilinear streaming
28-34
Set #2
4
9/19/17
Source and eigenvalue problems
 43-47
Set #3
5
9/26/17
Adjoint form of B. E.
Uses of the adjoint B. E.
 47-55
Set #4
 
10/3/17
 
 
 6
10/10/17
Introduction to energy representation 
Derivation of multigroup form
Matrix formulation and solution
61-71
7
10/17/17
Reduction to 1-group
Solution algorithm: Outer iteration
 71-83
90-95
103-111
Set #6
8
10/24/17
Reduction of B.E. to 1D slab
1D quadratures
Legendre expansions
116-127
Set #7
9
10/31/17
Auxiliary equations in 1D
1D slab solution strategies
Curvilinear 1D geometries

127-151
Set #8
10
11/7/17
Multidimensional quadratures
Multi-D solution strategies
Ray effects
(Hand out takehome Test #2)
  156-186
194-203
Set #9
11
11/14/17

Integral transport equations
Collision probability solutions
(Test#2 due midnight 11/19/17)

 

 

12
11/21/17
Multidimensional integral transport
Diffusion theory derivation
13
11/28/17

Time-dependent solutions
Point kinetics derivation
(Hand out Final exam)

208-220
Set #11
13.5
12/5/17
Special topics
 83-103
12/11/17
Midnight
 




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