Full course description
Module Description: This module explains the different types of statistical analysis used in nuclear safeguards.
Prerequisites: Students taking this module should have a working knowledge of basic algebra and calculus. They should have completed the NSSEP Introduction to Nuclear Safeguards and Security, Introduction to Statistics, and Nuclear Material Accountancy modules.
Learning Objectives: Students completing this module should be able to apply statistical analysis to various diversion detection scenarios, including: detecting diversion through material accountancy; statistical analysis of MUF and MUF uncertainty; measurement control; and sampling.
Length of module: ~3 hours to complete