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  • The accomplishment of the Engineering Design Activities of IFMIF/EVEDA: The European - Japanese project towards a Li(d,xn) fusion relevant neutron source 

    Knaster, J.; Ibarra, A.; Abal, J.; Bargalló Font, Enric (2015-07-31)
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    The International Fusion Materials Irradiation Facility (IFMIF), presently in its Engineering Validation and Engineering Design Activities (EVEDA) phase under the frame of the Broader Approach Agreement between Europe and ...
  • High-accuracy determination of the 238U/ 235U fission cross section ratio up to ˜ 1 GeV at n_TOF at CERN 

    Paradela, C.; Calviani, Marco; Tarrío, D.; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Gómez Hornillos, María Belén; Pretel Sánchez, Carme; Riego Pérez, Albert (2015-02-09)
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    The U238 to U235 fission cross section ratio has been determined at n_TOF up to ˜1 GeV, with two different detection systems, in different geometrical configurations. A total of four datasets has been collected and compared. ...
  • Máster en Ingeniería Nuclear por la UPC (Máster UPC-ENDESA), un proyecto conjunto de empresa y universidad 

    Batet Miracle, Lluís; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Duch Guillen, María Amor; Dies Llovera, Javier; León López, Pablo Teófilo; Fernandez-Olano, P. (2014)
    Conference report
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    El Máster en Ingeniería Nuclear por la UPC, cuya primera edición tuvo lugar en el curso 2011-2012, está orientado a la formación de ingenieros nucleares con un nivel alto de competencias que les permitan optar a puestos ...
  • Availability simulation software adaptation to the IFMIF accelerator facility RAMI analyses 

    Bargalló Font, Enric; Sureda, Pere Joan; Arroyo Macias, José Manuel; Abal López, Javier; Blas Del Hoyo, Alfredo de; Dies Llovera, Javier; Tapia Fernández, Carlos; Mollá Lorente, Joaquin; Ibarra Sanchez, Angel (2014-10-01)
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    Several problems were found when using generic reliability tools to perform RAM! (Reliability Availability Maintainability Inspectability) studies for the IFMIF (International Fusion Materials Irradiation Facility) ...
  • ß-delayed neutron emission measurements around the third r-process abundance peak 

    Caballero Folch, Roger; Domingo Pardo, César; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Riego Pérez, Albert (2012)
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    The elements heavier than iron are produced in the Universe mainly by means of the slow (s) and rapid (r) neutron capture processes (for a recent review see e.g. [1]). The latter nucleosynthesis mechanism occurs between ...
  • Measurement of the angular distribution of fission fragments using a PPAC assembly at CERN n_TOF 

    Tarrío, D.; Audouin, Ludmila; Altstadt, Sebastian; Andrzejewski, Józef; Barbagallo, Massimo; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Gómez Hornillos, María Belén; Riego Pérez, Albert (2014-01-08)
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    A fission reaction chamber based on Parallel Plate Avalanche Counters (PPACs) was built for measuring angular distributions of fragments emitted in neutron-induced fission of actinides at the neutron beam available at the ...
  • Hardware availability calculations and results of the IFMIF accelerator facility 

    Bargalló Font, Enric; Arroyo Macias, José Manuel; Abal López, Javier; Podadera Aliseda, Ivan; Blas Del Hoyo, Alfredo de; Dies Llovera, Javier; Tapia Fernández, Carlos; Mollá Lorente, Joaquin (2014-02-22)
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    Hardware availability calculations have been done individually for each system of the deuteron accelerators of the International Fusion Materials Irradiation Facility (IFMIF). The principal goal of these analyses is to ...
  • ITER safety studies: the effect of two simultaneous perturbations during a loss of plasma control transient 

    Rivas Reguera, José Carlos; Dies Llovera, Javier (2014-10-01)
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    The loss of plasma control events in ITER are safety cases investigated to give an upper bound of the worse effects foreseeable from a total failure of the plasma control function. Conservative analyses based on simple OD ...
  • Máster en Ingeniería Nuclear por la UPC (Máster UPC-ENDESA). Confluencia de objetivos de la universidad, la empresa y la sociedad 

    Batet Miracle, Lluís; Duch Guillen, María Amor; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Dies Llovera, Javier; del Val, Luis; Fernández-Olano, Pablo (2013)
    Conference report
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    El Máster en Ingeniería Nuclear por la UPC pretende formar ingenieros nucleares con un nivel alto de competencias que les permitan optar a puestos de responsabilidad en empresas del sector. El Máster cuenta con el patrocinio ...
  • ENEN past achievements and future challenges: ten years of European E&T actions in nuclear engineering, waste management and radiation protection 

    Ambrosini, Walter; Baeten, Peter; Delgado, Jose Luis; de Regge, Peter; Dies Llovera, Javier; Ghitescu, Petre; Kropik, Martin; Renault, Claude; Roberts, John; Schoenfelder, Christian (European Commission. EU Publications, 2013)
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    The paper reports about the lesson learned by the work performed so far, about the challenges and the successes obtained in the various activities, drawing conclusions and discussing about the future actions to be made by ...

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