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Industrial Pollution Management

Radioactive Pollution (IPM 103)

Radioactive wastes arise from a great variety of sources, including the nuclear fuel cycle, and from beneficial uses of isotopes and radiation by institutions. Spent fuel contains uranium, plutonium, and highly radioactive fission products.

Who Benefits
This course is designed for individuals with a degree in Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Nuclear Engineering and Civil Engineering and operators who work in nuclear industry who want to enhance their knowledge in radioactive pollution impacts and possible mitigation procedures.

Course Content
  1. Introduction
  2. Nuclear Fuel Cycle
  3. Waste Classification
  4. Treatment of Wastes
  5. Spent Fuel Storage
  6. Transportation
  7. Reprocessing

Outcome
Upon successful completion of this course the student will be able to:
  1. Become familiar with hazardous waste in nuclear engineering institutions and nuclear power stations, and how to handle the respective operations and waste managements

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