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Nuclear Engineering (Bill Garland),
Nuclear Engineering home url: www.nuceng.ca
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only this nuclear site

Hello, hello! Wot's this, then?

This is a site for students and others interested in Nuclear Engineering, built when I was Professor in the Department of Engineering Physics, McMaster University. I am retired now but still maintain the site. Suggestions and comments are welcome. Enjoy. My short bio (pdf 9kb).
  • Help - Have a quick look to get oriented and to find helpful tips on using this site, including how to contact me. Suggestions and comments are welcome. But before you do, check out the site FAQ page. Perhaps your question has already been answered.
  • FAQ - Frequently asked questions for this site.
  • Downloads (Computer Codes) Related to the Nuclear Industry.
  • Canadian Nuclear Society Universities Committee - a committee devoted to assist in the coordination the activities of Canadian universities with nuclear programs, including the CNS Student conferences.
  • McMaster Nuclear Reactor (tours available) - You haven't lived until you have seen the light! See the movie - Hey Barry, you're famous!
  • Humour - Take a break from work.
  • Contribute to, or comment on, this site via the NucEng wiki.
  • www.nuclearcanada.ca - Looking for information related to the overall Canadian Nuclear Enterprise? Check out this portal . This site is wiki-based so you can add your contributions to the site. Information found there includes:
    • Nuclear News
    • Careers page - links to full-time and summer career and job information, including at our own reactor - Jobs, jobs, jobs!!! Now contains articles relating to supply and demand.
    • Company links.
    • Who's Who - Find out where to study Nuclear Science and Engineering Research and Education, who is doing what and where.
    • Nuclear Courses offered in Canada - a convenient list of and links to all nuclear related courses offered in Canada.
    • Technical documents - books, reports, journals, educational material.
  • Introductory Nuclear Educational Material - for high school and grade school teachers.
  • Nuclear Facts and Opinions - to help you put nuclear energy into proper societal context.
  • Looking for general nuclear info, courses, links, technical reports, etc.? Check out the links below. This site contains complete lecture notes, worked problems and actual lecture recordings (screen and audio capture). Check it out and enjoy!

Announcements

Where is my Electricity Coming From at this Hour? (if I live in Ontario)

Nuclear Educational Initiatives in Canada

Looking for Nuclear Educational Initiatives in Canada? The links below will not be maintained and have been moved to the portal www.nuclearcanada.ca which is wiki-based so you can add your contributions to that site.

  • Also, see the official Engineering Physics department site. Check out the FAQ as well.
  • Nuclear Technology Diploma - course-based program offered by the Department of Engineering Physics, McMaster University.
  • UNENE, the University Network of Excellence in Nuclear Engineering, is offering a inter-university Master's degree program.
  • CANTEACH - CANDU technical information, an industry, university, CNS initiative that began in January 2000 with the mandate to produce technical educational material on CANDU.
  • CNS Conferences and Courses - check here for the latest news on upcoming conferences and courses sponsored by the Canadian Nuclear Society (Student Conference, Annual Conference, Nuclear Simulation Symposium, ...).
  • The Essential CANDU - a new CANDU textbook in the making.
  • Check out this page below for other nuclear information resources.

Research Information

Course Information

Nuclear Links and Downloads

  • Looking for information related to the overall Canadian Nuclear Enterprise and international links? The links formerly posted on this site are archived here and have been moved to the portal www.nuclearcanada.ca which is wiki-based so you can add your contributions to that site.

Reference Information

- a growing collection of nuclear information that you might find useful.
To read more about this, click here.

Introductory Nuclear Educational Material

Nuclear Newsgroups

- these newsgroups exist but there is not much activity on them from what I can gather.
  • alt.energy.nuclear
  • alt.nuclear.engineering
  • alt.engr.nuclear

Nuclear List servers (email groups)

Looking for discussion groups related to the overall Canadian Nuclear Enterprise and international links? The links will not be maintained and have been moved to the portal www.nuclearcanada.ca which is wiki-based so you can add your contributions to that site.
list server name / url list name description
http://mailman.mcmaster.ca/mailman/listinfo/cdn-nucl-l CDN-NUCL-L Canadian Nuclear Society (maintained by Simon Day, McMaster University) - Go, Simon!
listserv@gitvm1.gatech.edu, see help for subscribing and unsubscribing ANS-PIE American Nuclear Society
http://www.vanderbilt.edu/radsafe/   RADSAFE

Links to the Department of Engineering Physics


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