Lecture:  Topic: 
8/27  Introduction to the Class 
8/2729  First Exercise of our Modeling Tools 
8/2729  More Experience with SNAP 
9/5  The Basics of TwoPhase Flow 

Acronyms 
Nomenclature  
Void Fraction Estimates  
9/5  The Basic Model Equations 
9/7  Intro. to Finite Volume and Finite Difference Methods 
Some Standard Difference Equations  
9/7  Conservative Finite Volume Equations 
9/1012  Verification and Validation 
9/1214 
Work on Richardson Error Analysis 
9/17 
Error Analysis for Difference
Equations 
Mathematica Command Summary  
Sample Mathematica Commands  
Mathematica Commands for Implicit Mass Equation Error  
Mathematica Commands for Numerical Diffusion Analysis  
9/1921  Heated Flow Exercise 
924  Solving the Difference Equations 
Simple Newton's Method  
Newton's Method for More than One Equation  
926  Modeling Pumps 
928  The TEE and its Relatives, Momentum Conservation 
10/1  Review for Exam 
10/3  Exam (Room 4 HH DevE) 
10/5  Control Theory in One Hour 
10/8  Building Control Systems 
10/1012  Active Control of Pumped Flow 
10/15  Water Levels, and Level Tracking 
10/17  Heat Transfer 
10/19  A Simple Heat Transfer Experiment 
10/22  Core Heat Conduction Calculation 
11/24  Heat Conduction Limited Boiling Model 
10/26  A Simple Core Model with TRACE 
10/29  Subcooled Boiling and More on Heat Conduction 
10/31 
Steam Generators 
11/2  Modeling a Turbine 
11/5  Parameter Selection with the Secant Method 
11/7 
Introduction to Requirements for the Final Project 
11/7  Reveiw for Exam 
11/9  Exam 2 
11/12 
Return Exams, Project Discussions 
11/14 
Laboratory work on Steam
Generator 
11/16  Safety Systems 
11/26 12/12 
Laboratory Help on Project 
12/14  Semester Summary and Laboratory Help on Project 
Authored and Maintained by John Mahaffy : jhm@psu.edu