Nuclear fission data analysis and modelling
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Published by University of Birmingham in Birmingham .
Written in English


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Thesis (Ph.D) - University of Birmingham, School of Physics and Astronomy, Faculty of Science.

Statementby Darren John Hale.
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Open LibraryOL18332696M

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Purchase Nuclear Materials for Fission Reactors, Volume 28 - 1st Edition. Print Book & E-Book. ISBN , Evaluated Nuclear Data Files 25 Elastic Scattering Kinematics 25 Correlation of Scattering Angle and Energy Loss 26 Average Energy Loss 27 2 Neutron Chain Fission Reactors 33 Neutron Chain Fission Reactions 33 Capture-to-Fission Ratio 33 Number of Fission Neutrons per Neutron Absorbed in Fuel 33 Neutron Utilization 34 Fast Fission The author tried to take into account the difference in the nuclear temperature of the light and heavy fragments in a empirical manner. This non-equitemperature model was applied to analyze the fission neutron spectra for neutron-induced fission of Th, U and Pu and spontaneous fission Cited by: 3.   In AZKIND, a simplified coupling between the neutron kinetics (NK) model and TH model is implemented for reactor core simulations, for which the TH variables are used to update nuclear data (cross sections). Test cases have been documented in the literature and demonstrate the HPC capabilities in the field of nuclear reactors analysis.

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