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Author International Symposium on Reactor Dosimetry (13th : 2008 : Akersloot, Netherlands)

Title Reactor dosimetry state of the art 2008 : proceedings of the 13th International Symposium on Reactor Dosimetry, Akersloot, Netherlands, 25-30 May 2008 / editors, Wim Voorbraak [and others]
Published Singapore ; Hackensack, N.J. : World Scientific Pub. Co., [2009]
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Contents Oral session 1 : Retrospective dosimetry. Retrospective dosimetry of VVER 440 reactor pressure vessel at the 3rd unit of Dukovany NPP / M. Marek [and others]. Retrospective dosimetry study at the RPV of NPP Greifswald unit 1 / J. Konheiser [and others]. Test of prototype detector for retrospective neutron dosimetry of reactor internals and vessel / K. Hayashi [and others]. Neutron doses to the concrete vessel and tendons of a magnox reactor using retrospective dosimetry / D.A. Allen [and others]. A retrospective dosimetry feasibility study for Atucha I / J. Wagemans [and others]. Retrospective reactor dosimetry with zirconium alloy samples in a PWR / L.R. Greenwood and J.P. Foster -- Oral session 2 : Experimental techniques. Characterizing the Time-dependent components of reactor n/y environments / P.J. Griffin, S.M. Luker and A.J. Suo-Anttila. Measurements of the recoil-ion response of silicon carbide detectors to fast neutrons / F.H. Ruddy, J.G. Seidel and F. Franceschini. Measurement of the neutron spectrum of the HB-4 cold source at the high flux isotope reactor at Oak Ridge National Laboratory / J.L. Robertson and E.B. Iverson. Feasibility of cavity ring-down laser spectroscopy for dose rate monitoring on nuclear reactor / H. Tomita [and others]. Measuring transistor damage factors in a non-stable defect environment / D.B. King [and others]. Neutron-detection based monitoring of void effects in boiling water reactors / J. Loberg [and others] -- Poster session 1 : Power reactor surveillance, retrospective dosimetry, benchmarks and inter-comparisons, adjustment methods, experimental techniques, transport calculations. Improved diagnostics for analysis of a reactor pulse radiation environment / S.M. Luker [and others]. Simulation of the response of silicon carbide fast neutron detectors / F. Franceschini, F.H. Ruddy and B. Petrović. NSV A-3 : a computer code for least-squares adjustment of neutron spectra and measured dosimeter responses / J.G. Williams, A.P. Ribaric and T. Schnauber. Agile high-fidelity MCNP model development techniques for rapid mechanical design iteration / J.A. Kulesza. Extension of Raptor-M3G to r-8-z geometry for use in reactor dosimetry applications / M.A. Hunter, G. Longoni and S.L. Anderson. In vessel exposure distributions evaluated with MCNP5 for Atucha II / J.M. Longhino, H. Blaumann and G. Zamonsky. Atucha I nuclear power plant azimutal ex-vessel flux profile evaluation / J.M. Longhino [and others]. UFTR thermal column characterization and redesign for maximized thermal flux / C. Polit and A. Haghighat. Activation counter using liquid light-guide for dosimetry of neutron burst / M. Hayashi [and others]. Control rod reactivity curves for the annular core research reactor / K.R. DePriest [and others]. Specification of irradiation conditions in VVER-440 surveillance positions / V. Kochkin [and others]. Simulations of Mg-Ar ionisation and TE-TE ionisation chambers with MCNPX in a straightforward gamma and beta irradiation field / S. Nievaart [and others]. The change of austenitic stainless steel elements content in the inner parts of VVER-440 reactor during operation / V. Smutný, J. Hep and P. Novosad. Fast neutron environmental spectrometry using disk activation / G. Lövestam [and others]. Optimization of the neutron activation detector location scheme for VVER-lOOO ex-vessel dosimetry / V.N. Bukanov [and others]. Irradiation conditions for surveillance specimens located into plane containers installed in the WWER-lOOO reactor of unit 2 of the South-Ukrainian NPP / O.V. Grytsenko. V.N. Bukanov and S.M. Pugach. Conformity between LRO mock-ups and VVERS NPP RPV neutron flux attenuation / S. Belousov. Kr. Ilieva and D. Kirilova. FLUOLE : a new relevant experiment for PWR pressure vessel surveillance / D. Beretz [and others]. Transport of neutrons and photons through the iron and water layers / M.J. Kos̮t'ál [and others]. Condition evaluation of spent nuclear fuel assemblies from the first-generation nuclear-powered submarines by gamma scanning / A.F. Usatyi. L.A. Serdyukova and B.S. Stepennov -- Oral session 3 : Power plant surveillance. Upgraded neutron dosimetry procedure for VVER-440 surveillance specimens / V. Kochkin [and others]. Neutron dosimetry on the full-core first generation VVER-440 aimed to reactor support structure load evaluation / P. Borodkin [and others]. Ex-vessel neutron dosimetry programs for PWRs in Korea / C.S. Yoo. B.C. Kim and C.C. Kim. Comparison of irradiation conditions of VVER-1000 reactor pressure vessel and surveillance specimens for various core loadings / V.N. Bukanov [and others]. Re-evaluation of dosimetry in the new surveillance program for the Loviisa 1 VVER-440 reactor / T. Serén -- Oral session 4 : Benchmarks, intercomparisons and adjustment methods. Determination of the neutron parameter's uncertainties using the stochastic methods of uncertainty propagation and analysis / G. Grégoire [and others]. Covariance matrices for calculated neutron spectra and measured dosimeter responses / J.G. Williams [and others]. The role of dosimetry at the high flux reactor / S.C. van der Marek [and others]. Calibration of a manganese bath relative to Cf-252 nu-bar / D.M. Gilliam, A.T. Yue and M. Scott Dewey. Major upgrade of the reactor dosimetry interpretation methodology used at the CEA : general principle / C. Destouches [and others] -- Oral session 5 : power plant surveillance. The role of ex-vessel neutron dosimetry in reactor vessel surveillance in South Korea / B.-C. Kim [and others]. Spanish RPV surveillance programmes : lessons learned and current activities / A. Ballesteros and X. Jardí. Atucha I nuclear power plant extended dosimetry and assessment / H. Blaumann [and others]. Monitoring of radiation load of pressure vessels of Russian VVER in compliance with license amendments / G. Borodkin [and others] -- Poster session 2 : Test reactors, accelerators and advanced systems; cross sections, nuclear data, damage correlations. Two-dimensional mapping of the calculated fission power for the full-size fuel plate experiment irradiated in the advanced test reactor / G.S. Chang and M.A. Lillo. The radiation safety information computational center : a resource for reactor dosimetry software and nuclear data / B.L. Kirk. Irradiated xenon isotopic ratio measurement for failed fuel detection and location in fast reactor / C. Ito, T. Iguchi and H. Harano. Characterization of dosimetry of the BMRR horizontal thimble tubes and broad beam facility / J.-P. Hu, R.N. Reciniello and N.E. Holden. 2007 nuclear data review / N.E. Holden. Further dosimetry studies at the Rhode Island nuclear science / R.N. Reciniello [and others]. Characterization of neutron fields in the experimental fast reactor Joyo MK-III core / S. Maeda [and others]. Measuring [symbol]Li(n, t) and [symbol]B(n, [symbol]) cross sections using the NIST alpha-gamma apparatus / M.S. Dewey [and others]. Improvement of neutron/gamma field evaluation for restart of JMTR / Y. Nagao [and others]. Monitoring of the irradiated neutron fluence in the neutron transmutation doping process of HANARO / M.-S. Kim and S.-J. Park. Training reactor VR-l neutron spectrum determination / M. Vins, A. Kolros and K. Katovsky. Differential cross sections for gamma-ray production by 14 MeV neutrons on iron and bismuth / V.M. Bondar [and others]. The measurements of the differential elastic neutron cross-sections of carbon for energies from 2 to 133 ke V / O. Gritzay [and others]. Determination of neutron spectrum by the dosimetry foil method up to 35 Me V / S.P. Simakov [and others]. Extension of the BGL broad group cross section library / D. Kirilova, S. Belousov and Kr. Ilieva. Measurements of neutron capture cross-section for tantalum at the neutron filtered beams / O. Gritzayand V. Libman. Measurements of microscopic data at GELINA in support of dosimetry / S. Kopecky [and others]
Nuclide guide and international chart of nuclides -- 2008 / T. Golashvili -- Oral session 6 : Test reactors, accelerators and advanced systems. Neutronic analyses in support of the HFIR beamline modifications and lifetime extension / I. Remec and E.D. Blakeman. Characterization of neutron test facilities at Sandia National Laboratories / D.W. Vehar [and others]. LYRA irradiation experiments : neutron metrology and dosimetry / B. Acosta and L. Debarberis. Calculated neutron and gamma-ray spectra across the prismatic very high temperature reactor core / J.W. Sterbentz. Enhancement of irradiation capability of the experimental fast reactor joyo / S. Maeda [and others]. Neutron spectrum analyses by foil activation method for high-energy proton beams / C.H. Pyeon [and others] -- Oral session 7 : Cross sections, nuclear data, damage correlations. Investigation of new reaction cross-section evaluations in order to update and extend the IRDF-2002 reactor dosimetry library / É. M. Zsolnay, H.J. Nolthenius and A.L. Nichols. A novel approach towards DPA calculations / A. Hogenbirk and D.F. Da Cruz. A new ENDFIB-VII. O based multigroup cross-section library for reactor dosimetry / F.A. Alpan and S.L. Anderson. Activities at the NEA for dosimetry applications / H. Henriksson and I. Kodeli. Validation and verification of covariance data from dosimetry reaction cross-section evaluations / S. Badikov. Status of the neutron cross section standards / A.D. Carlson -- Oral session 8 : transport calculations. A dosimetry assessment for the core restraint of an advanced gas cooled reactor / D.A. Thornton [and others]. Neutron dosimetry study in the region of the support structure of a VVER-1000 type reactor / G. Borodkin [and others]. SNS moderator poison design and experiment validation of the moderator performance / W. Lu [and others]. Analysis of OSIRIS in-core surveillance dosimetry for GONDOLE steel irradiation program by using TRIPOLI-4 Monte Carlo code / Y.K. Lee and F. Malouch
Reactor dosimetry applications using RAPTOR-M3G : a new parallel 3-D radiation transport code / G. Longoni and S.L. Anderson
Summary This book gives the state of the art in the field of reactor dosimetry as applied in nuclear power plants and research reactors. Surveillance programs are presented for nuclear power plants in Europe, including Russia and Ukraine, USA, Argentina and Korea. New cross-section measurements from most of the European, American and Japanese research reactors are reported. The latest developments in computer code development for radiation transport and shielding calculations, and radiation measurement techniques are also highlighted
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject Nuclear reactors -- Materials -- Effect of radiation on -- Congresses.
Radiation dosimetry -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Voorbraak, Wim
ASTM International Committee E10 on Nuclear Technology and Applications.
Euratom. Working Group on Reactor Dosimetry.
World Scientific (Firm)
ISBN 9789814271110 (electronic bk.)
981427111X (electronic bk.)