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    • Estudi de la detecció del Xenó en les explosions nuclears subterrànies 

      Sansaloni Florit, Francesc (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Universitat de Barcelona, 2009-12)
      Master thesis
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      El 9 d’octubre del 2006 Corea del Nord dugué a terme una prova nuclear. Les estacions de vigilància del CTBTO (Comprensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty Organization) van detectar aquesta explosió mitjançant la xarxa de vigilància ...
    • Estudio con MCNPX de un módulo de prueba de la envoltura regeneradora de tritio para el reactor ITER 

      Juárez Mañas, Rafael (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Universitat de Barcelona, 2009-09-01)
      Master thesis
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      En el estudio presente se exponen una serie de experiencias reunidas del intento de establecer una metodología de traducción de geometrías generadas con CATIA a archivos de inputs reconocibles por MCNPX. En concreto, se ...
    • Existence loci of bound states in the continuum in the parameter space of anisotropic planar structures 

      Mukherjee, Samyobrata; Gomis Bresco, Jordi; Pujol Closa, Maria del Pilar; Artigas García, David; Torner Sabata, Lluís (Optical Society of American (OSA), 2019)
      Conference lecture
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      Bound states in the continuum (BICs), first predicted in the field of quantum physics [1], are localized radiationless states existing in the part of the spectrum that corresponds to radiative modes. BICs are a general ...
    • Experimental determination of the activity of a 252Cf source 

      Caballero Folch, Roger (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Universitat de Barcelona, 2011-06)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      An important research line in nuclear physics nowadays is the study of unstable nuclei. Within this, one area of interest is the study of delayed neutron emission which is of relevance for di erent elds such as astrophysics, ...
    • Experimental setup and procedure for the measurement of the 7Be(n,p)7Li reaction at n_TOF 

      Barbagallo, Massimo; Andrzejewski, Józef; Mastromarco, M.; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Casanovas Hoste, Adrià; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Tarifeño Saldivia, Ariel Esteban (2018-04-11)
      Article
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      Following the completion of the second neutron beam line and the related experimental area (EAR2) at the n_TOF spallation neutron source at CERN, several experiments were planned and performed. The high instantaneous neutron ...
    • First determination of ß -delayed multiple neutron emission beyond A=100 through direct neutron measurement: the P2n value of Sb 136 

      Caballero-Folch, R.; Dillmann, Iris; Agramunt Ros, Jorge; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Riego Pérez, Albert; Salvador Castiñeira, Paula Genoveva; Tarifeño Saldivia, Ariel Esteban (American Physical Society (APS), 2018-09-10)
      Article
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      Background: ß-delayed multiple neutron emission has been observed for some nuclei with A=100, being the 100Rb the heaviest ß2n emitter measured to date. So far, only 25P2n values have been determined for the ˜300 nuclei ...
    • First Measurement of 72Ge(n gamma) at n-TOF 

      Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Tarifeño Saldivia, Ariel Esteban (EDP Sciences, 2018)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      The slow neutron capture process (s-process) is responsible for producing about half of the elemental abundances heavier than iron in the universe. Neutron capture cross sections on stable isotopes are a key nuclear physics ...
    • First tests of the applicability of gamma-ray imaging for background discrimination in time-of-flight neutron capture measurements 

      Perez Magan, D. L.; Caballero Ontanaya, Luis; Domingo Pardo, César; Agramunt Ros, Jorge; Albiol, F.; Casanovas Grau, Albert; Gonzalez, A.; Guerrero, C.; Lerendegui Marco, J.; Tarifeño Saldivia, Ariel Esteban (2016-07-01)
      Article
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      In this work we explore for the first time the applicability of using gamma-ray imaging in neutron capture measurements to identify and suppress spatially localized background. For this aim, a pinhole gamma camera is ...
    • Fission program at n_TOF 

      Tassan Got, Laurence; Colonna, Nicola; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Casanovas Hoste, Adrià; Tarifeño Saldivia, Ariel Esteban; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere (EPJ Web of Conferences, 2019)
      Conference report
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      Since its start in 2001 the n_TOF collaboration developed a measurement program on fission, in view of advanced fuels in new generation reactors. A special effort was made on measurement of cross sections of actinides, ...
    • High accuracy, high resolution 235U(n,f) cross section from n_TOF (CERN) from 18 meV to 10 keV 

      Mastromarco, Mario; Amaducci, Simone; Colonna, Nicola; Finocchiaro, Paolo; Cosentino, Luigi; Barbagallo, Massimo; Aberle, O.; Andrzejewski, Józef; Audouin, Ludmila; Bacak, Michael; Balibrea-Correa, J.; Becvar, F.; Berthoumieux, Eric; Billowes, J.; Bosnar, Damir; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Casanovas Hoste, Adrià; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Tarifeño Saldivia, Ariel Esteban (Springer Nature, 2022-08-01)
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      U(n,f) cross section was measured in a wide energy range (18 meV–170 keV) at the n_TOF facility at CERN, relative to 6Li(n,t) and 10B(n,a) standard reactions, with high resolution and accuracy, with a setup based on a stack ...
    • High-accuracy 233U(n, f ) cross-section measurement at the white-neutron source n TOF from near-thermal to 1 MeV neutron energy 

      Sarchiapone, L.; Savvidis, I.; Konovalov, V.; Stephan, C.; Tagliente, G.; Krticka, M.; Rudolf, G.; Kossionides, E.; Rullhusen, P.; Leeb, H.; Salgado, J.; Capote, R.; Cano-Ott, D.; Mengoni, A.; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Milazzo, P.M.; Berthoumieux, E.; Massimi, C.; Berthier, B.; Mastinu, P.; Belloni, F.; Lampoudis, C.; Marrone, S.; Becvár, F.; Martínez, T.; Baumann, P.; Badurek, G.; Audouin, L.; Carrapiço, C.; Marganiec, J.; Lukic, S.; Lozano, M.; Santos, C.; Lopes, I.; Lindote, A.; Taín Enríquez, José Luis; Tassan-Got, L.; Assimakopoulos, P.A.; Kadi, Y.; Calviani, M.; Karadimos, D.; Praena, J.; Karamanis, D.; Abbondanno, U.; Ketlerov, V.; Aerts, G.; Kerveno, M.; Álvarez, H.; Koehler, P.; Álvarez-Velarde, F.; Andriamonje, S.; Andrzejewski, J.; Vlachoudis, V.; Vlastou, R.; Villamarin, D.; Vincente, M.C.; Käppeler, F.; Vaz, P.; Jericha, E.; Ventura, A.; Igashira, M.; Terlizzi, R.; Herrera-Martinez, A.; Vannini, G.; Voss, F.; Guerrero, C.; Tavora, L.; Gunsing, F.; Goverdovski, A.; Gramegna, F.; Heil, M.; Haas, B.; Haight, R.; Furman, W.; Gonzalez-Romero, E.; Goncalves, I.; Ferrant, L.; Ferrari, A.; Ferreira-Marques, R.; Fujiii, K.; Dridi, W.; Duran, I.; Eleftheriadis, C.; Embid-Segura, M.; Domingo-Pardo, C.; Dillmann, I.; David, S.; Cox, J.; Dahlfors, M.; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Couture, A.; Chiaveri, E.; Colonna, N.; Cennini, P.; Chepel, V.; Rubbia, C.; Rosetti, M.; Plukis, A.; Poch Parés, Agustí; Plag, R.; Plompen, A.; Rauscher, T.; Reifarth, R.; Pretel Sánchez, Carme; Quesada, J.; Pigni, M.T.; Perrot, L.; Pavlopoulos, P.; Papadopoulos, C.; Paradela, C.; Wisshak, K.; Patronis, N.; Pavlik, A.; O'Brien, S.; Pancin, J.; Papachristodoulou, C.; Mosconi, M.; Moreau, C.; Oberhummer, H.; Walter, S.; Neves, F.; Wiescher, M. (2009-10-08)
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      The 233U(n,f ) cross section has been measured at the white neutron source n TOF in a wide energy range with a dedicated fission ionization chamber. We report here the results from ∼30 meV to 1 MeV neutron energy. ...
    • Influence of copper on nickel-based catalysts in the conversion of glycerol 

      Miranda Morales, Bárbara C.; Chimentao, Ricardo J; Szanyi, J; Braga, A.H.; Santos, Jeannette B O; Gispert Guirado, Francesc; Llorca Piqué, Jordi; Medina Cabello, Francisco (2015-05-01)
      Article
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      The catalytic transformation of glycerol to value-added compounds was investigated over bimetallic Ni-Cu/gamma-Al2O3 catalysts with Ni/Cu atomic ratios of 8/1, 4/1, 2/1, 1/1, 1/2, 1/4, and 1/8. XPS analysis revealed that ...
    • Integral cross section measurement of the12C(n,p)12B reaction 

      Žugec, Petar; Colonna, Nicola; Bosnar, Damir; Ventura, A.; Altstadt, Sebastian; Andrzejewski, Józef; Audouin, Ludmila; Barbagallo, Massimo; Bécares, Vicente; Berthoumieux, Eric; Brugger, Matthias; Calviani, Marco; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cano Ott, Daniel; Riego Pérez, Albert (2015)
      Conference report
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      The integral cross section of the12C(n, p)12B reaction was measured at the neutron time of flight facility nTOF at CERN, from the reaction threshold at 13.6 MeV up to 10 GeV, by means of the combined activation and a ...
    • Investigation of the 240Pu (n, f) reaction at the n_TOF/EAR2 facility in the 9 meV–6 MeV range 

      Stamatopoulos, A.; Tsinganis, Andrea; Colonna, Nicola; Vlastou, Roza; Diakaki, Maria; Žugec, Petar; Gunsing, Frank; Sabaté-Gilarte, Marta; Barbagallo, Massimo; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere (American Physical Society (APS), 2020-07-21)
      Article
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      Background: Nuclear waste management is considered amongst the major challenges in the field of nuclear energy. A possible means of addressing this issue is waste transmutation in advanced nuclear systems, whose operation ...
    • Liquid metal MHD flow influence on heat transfer phenomena in fusion reactor blankets 

      Suárez Cambra, Daniel; Iraola de Acevedo, Eduardo; Lampon Diestre, Cristina; Mas de les Valls Ortiz, Elisabet; Batet Miracle, Lluís (2021-09-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      DEMO reactor is projected as a technological demonstrator and a component test reactor for several key systems such as the breeding blanket. The dual coolant lithium lead (DCLL) is one promising breeding blanket candidate ...
    • Measurement and analysis of the 241-Am neutron capture cross section at the n_TOF facility at CERN 

      Mendoza, E.; Cano-Ott, D; Altstadt, Sebastian; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Riego Pérez, Albert (AMER PHYSICAL SOC, 2018-05-24)
      Article
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      The 241Am(n,¿ ) cross section has been measured at the n_TOF facility at CERN with the n_TOF BaF2 Total Absorption Calorimeter in the energy range between 0.2 eV and 10 keV. Our results are analyzed as resolved resonances ...
    • Measurement and resonance analysis of the 33S (n, alpha) 30Si cross section at the CERN n_TOF facility in the energy region from 10 to 300 keV 

      Praena, J.; Sabaté-Gilarte, M.; Porras, I.; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Gómez Hornillos, María Belén (AMER PHYSICAL SOC, 2018-06-04)
      Article
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      The 33S(n,a)30Si cross section has been measured at the neutron time-of-flight (n_TOF) facility at CERN in the neutron energy range from 10 to 300 keV relative to the 10B(n,a)7Li cross-section standard. Both reactions were ...
    • Measurement of the 154Gd(n,gamma) cross section and its astrophysical implications 

      Mazzoni, Alberto; Cristallo, Sergio; Aberle, O.; Alcayne Aicua, Víctor; Amaducci, Simone; Andrzejewski, Józef; Audouin, Ludmila; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Casanovas Hoste, Adrià; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Tarifeño Saldivia, Ariel Esteban (Elsevier, 2020-05-10)
      Article
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      The neutron capture cross section of 154Gd was measured from 1 eV to 300 keV in the experimental area located 185 m from the CERN n_TOF neutron spallation source, using a metallic sample of gadolinium, enriched to 67% in ...
    • Measurement of the 197-Au(n,gamma) cross section at n TOF: towards a new standard 

      Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Poch Parés, Agustí; Pretel Sánchez, Carme (EDP Sciences, 2007)
      Conference report
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      Two different detectors and techniques are employed at n TOF facility, at CERN, to improve the accuracy of the neutron capture cross section of 197Au(n,γ): a total absorption calorimeter and a set of C6D6. The accurate knowledge ...
    • Measurement of the 235U(n, f) cross section relative to the 6Li(n, t) and 10B(n, a) standards from thermal to 170 keV neutron energy range at n_TOF 

      Amaducci, Simone; Cosentino, Luigi; Barbagallo, Massimo; Casanovas Hoste, Adrià; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Tarifeño Saldivia, Ariel Esteban (2019-07-26)
      Article
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      The 235U(n, f ) cross section was measured at n_TOF relative to 6Li(n, t) and 10B(n,a) , with high resolution ( L=183.49(2) m) and in a wide energy range (25meV-170keV) with 1.5% systematic uncertainty, making use of a ...