Faculty Advisor

D., Sisson R.

Abstract

Procedures used in commercial nuclear reactors have been examined. Improvements to procedures governing the manipulation of control rods are made. Software was developed to support the reactor staff in carrying out the procedures. The engineering process involved in designing the software is presented.

Publisher

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Date Accepted

January 2002

Major

Mechanical Engineering

Project Type

Major Qualifying Project

Accessibility

Restricted-WPI community only

Advisor Department

Mechanical Engineering

Advisor Program

Mechanical Engineering

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