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U neutron-induced fisson cross section for incident neutron energies between 5 eV and 3.5 MeV

Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Engineering Physics Division.

U neutron-induced fisson cross section for incident neutron energies between 5 eV and 3.5 MeV

by Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Engineering Physics Division.

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Published by Dept. of Energy, Oak Ridge Nationa Laboratory, for sale by the National Technical Information Service] in Oak Ridge, Tenn, [Springfield, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Uranium -- Isotopes.,
  • Collisions (Nuclear physics),
  • Neutron cross sections.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementF. C. Difilippo ... [et al.].
    SeriesORNL/TM ; 6788, ENDF ; 277, ORNL/TM -- 6788.
    ContributionsDifilippo, F.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination34 p. :
    Number of Pages34
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18016611M

    Neutron-induced fission reactions play a crucial role in a variety of fields of fundamental and applied nuclear science. In basic nuclear physics they provide important information on properties of nuclear matter, while in nuclear technology they are at the basis of present and future reactor designs. Finally, there is a renewed interest in fission reactions in nuclear astrophysics due to the.   Fission Cross-Section for U Neutron Energy (eV) Cross-Section (barns) FIG. 1. Schematic ssion cross-section for 92 U. Data from accordance with the equipartition theorem of statistical physics. Carbon in the form of graphite was used as the moderator in Fermi’s rst reactor. Light water (H 2O) is.

      The measured six groups of the U/U fission cross section ratios in 1–20 MeV neutron energy region agree with those of the ENDF/B database in trend, and the average discrepancies between experiment and database are from % to %. is huge: about times the geometrical cross section of U. The cross section is visualized in Fig. 3. Note its characteristic 1/ v dependence with a resonance structure superimposed. One of the reasons for the huge σf is the large neutron separation energy Sn = MeV in U which exceeds the fission barrier Bf = MeV. For thermal.

    The neutron-induced fission cross-section of U has been measured at the CERN n TOF facility relative to the standard fission cross-section of U between and 20MeV. The experiment was performed with a fast ionization chamber for the detection of the fission fragments and to discriminate against α-particles from the natural. Fission neutrons are neutrons produced in nuclear have typical spectrum and it is known the fission neutrons are of importance in any chain-reacting system. Neutrons trigger the nuclear fission of some nuclei ( U, U or even Th).What is crucial the fission of such nuclei produces 2, 3 or more free neutrons. But not all neutrons are released at the same time following.


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U neutron-induced fisson cross section for incident neutron energies between 5 eV and 3.5 MeV by Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Engineering Physics Division. Download PDF EPUB FB2

The ²³⁸U neutron-induced fisson cross section for incident neutron energies between 5 eV and MeV (Book, ) [] Get this from a library. The ²³⁸U neutron-induced fisson cross section for incident neutron energies between 5 eV and MeV. [F C Difilippo. A measurement of the SUP>>U neutron-induced fission cross section has been performed in the neutron energy range between 5 eV and by: The absolute neutron-induced fission cross section of Pu was measured at five energies between 1 and MeV at the low-scatter neutron measurement.

Abstract–TheU fission cross sections have been measured relative to U(n, f) for incident neutron energies from keV to MeV using neutron time-of-flight at the Los. Operated by Los Alamos National Security, LLC for the U.S.

Department of Energy's NNSA Neutron-induced fission cross sections for ,U up to MeV Fission Experiments and Theoretical Advances (FIESTA) Santa Fe, Sept. 8 – 12. The U neutron capture cross section was analyzed in the keV neutron energies by the least-squares method.

The present analysis decreases the JENDL cross section in the energy from 20 to keV and improves the C/E values of k eff for the BFS cores. The reliability of the present revi-sion can be checked by integral analyses of other critical. Calculated neutron cross-sections in agreement with the experimental data have been obtained for U in the energy range – MeV.

The compound nucleus calculations have been performed with a version of the HRTW statistical model extended to subbarrier excitation energies which includes the calculation of the isomeric fission. Abstract. New prompt fission neutron spectrum measurements are reported for U(n,f) reactions induced by neutrons with energies from to 20 MeV.

These measurements cover outgoing neutron energies from MeV down to 10 keV, using an array of 6 Li-glass scintillators for neutron detection and a double time-of-flight technique.

The neutrons were produced at the Weapons Neutron. annals of NUCLEAR ENERGY PERGAMON Annals of Nuclear Energy 26 () Neutron cross-sections of 24u in the energy range MeV G.

Vladuca, Mihaela Sin *, C.C. Negoita Nuclear Physics Departmen t, Buchares t University, PO Box MG- 11, ROBucharest Margurele, Romania Received 19 February Abstract Calculated neutron cross-sections in.

At resonance energies the cross-sections can reach peaks more than x higher as the base value of cross-section. At this energies the neutron capture significantly exceeds a probability of fission. Therefore it is very important (for thermal reactors) to quickly overcome this range of energy and operate the reactor with thermal neutrons.

In nuclear and particle physics, the concept of a neutron cross section is used to express the likelihood of interaction between an incident neutron and a target nucleus. In conjunction with the neutron flux, it enables the calculation of the reaction rate, for example to derive the thermal power of a nuclear power standard unit for measuring the cross section is the barn, which is.

The U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Scientific and Technical Information Neutron induced /sup /U subthreshold fission cross section for neutron energies between 5 eV and 3. 5 MeV. [Resonance, resonance clusters, fission widths, 5 eV to 3.

5 MeV] (Conference) | IV.E.4 Measurement of the U Fission Cross-Section in the Energy Range 1 keV to 1 MeV IV.E.5 Measurement of the U Fission Cross-Section in the Fast-Neutron Energy Range (35 keV to MeV) IV.E.6 Measurement of the U to U Fission Cross-Section Ratio Over the Energy Range 1 keV to 30 MeV IV.E.7 Fission Cross-Section Measurement for a.

A measurement of the /sup /U neutron-induced fission cross section has been performed in the neutron energy range between 5 eV and MeV. Fission cross sections Figure 2: En evaluation (ENDF/B-VII.1) of the U neutron induced fission cross section as a function of incident neutron energy.

In cross section measurements one measures the probability of fission to occur when irradiating a target nucleus with some type of. Neutron-induced fission cross sections have been measured for several isotopes of uranium and plutonium at the Los Alamos Neutron Science Center (LANSCE) over a wide range of incident neutron energies.

The total uncertainties in these measurements are in the range 3–5% above keV of incident. The energy dependence of the neutron-induced fission cross section of Pa has been measured directly for the first time from the fission threshold up to En= MeV.

New results on the neutron-induced fission cross-section of Pa in the incident neutron energy range between En = and MeV are presented.

A well established program of neutron-induced fission cross section measurement at Los Alamos Neutron Science Center (LANSCE) is supporting the Fuel Cycle Research program (FC R&D).

The incident neutron energy range spans from sub-thermal up to MeV by combining two LANSCE facilities, the Lujan Center and the Weapons Neutron Research facility (WNR).

The fast neutron-induced fission cross section of Pu was determined in the range of MeV to 10 MeV relative to U(n,f) at the neutron time-of-flight facility nELBE.

The number of target nuclei was calculated by means of measuring the spontaneous fission rate of Pu. Neutron transport simulations with Geant4 and MCNP6 are used to correct the relative cross section for neutron. C. Budtz-Jorgensen, et n-induced fission cross section of Pu in the energy range from 5 eV to 10 MeV Proc.

of the Inter. Conf. on Nuclear Data for Science and Technology, Antwerpen, Belgium, September 6–10,D/Reidel Publishing Co., Boston (), pp. Fission fragments are detected by a gas counter with good discrimination between nuclear fission products and background events.

Neutron-induced fission cross-sections of U and Am were determined relative to U. The present paper reports the results obtained at neutron energies between and 20 MeV.First results on the neutron-induced fission cross-section of Pa for incident neutron energies En > 17 MeV are presented.

The experiments were carried out with quasi mono-energetic neutrons pro.