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  • 197-Au(n,gamma ) cross section in the unresolved resonance region 

    Poch Parés, Agustí; Praena, J.; Pretel Sánchez, Carme; Igashira, M.; Quesada, J.; Pigni, M.T.; Jericha, E.; Plag, R.; Isaev, S.; Plompen, A.; Karadimos, D.; Cennini, P.; Carrapiço, C.; Carrillo de Albornoz, A.; Cano-Ott, D.; Capote, R.; Calviani, M.; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Belloni, F.; Berthoumieux, E.; Perrot, L.; Martínez, T.; Pavlopoulos, P.; Pancin, J.; Papachristodoulou, C.; O'Brien, S.; Oshima, M.; Patronis, N.; Pavlik, A.; Papadopoulos, C.; Paradela, C.; Oberhummer, H.; Lozano, M.; Neves, F.; Mosconi, M.; Tassan-Got, L.; Mastinu, P.; Tarrío, D.; Mendoza, E.; Terlizzi, R.; Milazzo, P.M.; Tavora, L.; Moreau, C.; Losito, R.; Vaz, P.; Vannini, G.; Márques, L.; Villamarin, D.; Marrone, S.; Ventura, A.; Tagliente, G.; Marganiec, J.; Tain, J.L.; Lukic, S.; Baumann, P.; Barbagallo, M.; Wisshak, K.; Plukis, A.; Badurek, G.; Lindote, A.; Wiescher, M.; Audouin, L.; Lopes, I.; Wendler, H.; Assimakopoulos, P.A.; Lampoudis, C.; Walter, S.; Andrzejewski, J.; Kadi, Y.; Leeb, H.; Andriamonje, S.; Kossionides, E.; Krticka, M.; Álvarez-Velarde, F.; Álvarez, H.; Aerts, G.; Becvár, F.; Konovalov, V.; Vlastou, R.; Rauscher, T.; Koehler, P.; Voss, F.; Ketlerov, V.; Kerveno, M.; Vlachoudis, V.; Karamanis, D.; Reifarth, R.; Abbondanno, U.; Griesmayer, E.; Lederer, C.; Guerrero, C.; Colonna, N.; Haas, B.; Domingo-Pardo, C.; Haight, R.; Gunsing, F.; Heil, M.; Käppeler, F.; Herrera-Martinez, A.; Massimi, C.; Mengoni, A.; Wallner, A.; Sarmento, R.; Savvidis, I.; Santos, C.; Sarchiapone, L.; Rullhusen, P.; Gramegna, F.; Salgado, J.; Goverdovski, A.; Rubbia, C.; Gonzalez-Romero, E.; Rudolf, G.; Goncalves, I.; Stephan, C.; Rosetti, M.; Ferreira-Marques, R.; Fitzpatrick, L.; Ferrant, L.; Ferrari, A.; Furman, W.; Frais-Koelbl, H.; Fujiii, K.; Duran, I.; Embid-Segura, M.; Eleftheriadis, C.; David, S.; Dillmann, I.; Dolfini, R.; Dridi, W.; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Couture, A.; Cox, J.; Dahlfors, M.; Chiaveri, E.; Chepel, V. (2011-03-17)
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    The cross section of the reaction 197Au(n,γ ) was measured with the time-of-flight technique at the n TOF (neutron time-of-flight) facility in the unresolved resonance region between 5 and 400 keV using a pair of C6D6 (where ...
  • 237-Np(n,f) cross section: new data and present status 

    Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Poch Parés, Agustí; Pretel Sánchez, Carme (2011-08-12)
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    In this document, we present the nal result obtained at the n TOF experiment for the neutron- induced ssion cross section of the 237Np, from the ssion threshold up to 1 GeV. The method applied to get this result is ...
  • 238U(n, gamma) reaction cross section measurement with C6D6 detectors at the n_TOF CERN facility. 

    Mingrone, Federica; Massimi, Cristian; Vannini, Gianni; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Hernández Prieto, Álvaro; Riego Pérez, Albert (2013)
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    The radiative capture cross section of 238U is very important for the developing of new reactor technologies and the safety of existing ones. Here the preliminary results of the 238U(n,¿) cross section measurement performed ...
  • 62Ni(n,gamma) and 63Ni(n,gamma) cross sections measured at the n_TOF facility at CERN 

    Lederer, Claudia; Massimi, Cristian; Berthoumieux, Eric; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Gómez Hornillos, María Belén; Riego Pérez, Albert (2014-02-28)
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    The cross section of the Ni62(n,gamma) reaction was measured with the time-of-flight technique at the neutron time-of-flight facility n_TOF at CERN. Capture kernels of 42 resonances were analyzed up to 200 keV neutron ...
  • 96Zr(n,gamma ) measurement at the n TOF facility at CERN 

    Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Pretel Sánchez, Carme; Poch Parés, Agustí (2011-03-17)
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    The (n,γ ) cross section of 96Zr has been investigated at the CERN n TOF spallation neutron source. Highresolution time-of-flight measurements using an enriched ZrO2 sample allowed us to analyze 15 resonances below 40 ...
  • Adapting the Thermal Cycle of A Waste-to-Energy (WtE) Plant to a Higher Performance 

    Chuesiri, Nathapol (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2007-06)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    The objective of the project is to evaluate the best way of adapting the thermal cycle of a Waste-to-Energy (WtE) plant to a higher performance. Current situation The current thermal cycle, the furnace/boiler allows a ...
  • Approaching the precursor nuclei of the third r-process peak with RIBs 

    Domingo-Pardo, C; Agramunt Ros, Jorge; Algora, A.; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere (Institute of Physics (IOP), 2013)
    Conference lecture
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    The rapid neutron nucleosynthesis process involves an enormous amount of very exotic neutron-rich nuclei, which represent a theoretical and experimental challenge. Two of the main decay properties that affect the final ...
  • Binary systems and their nuclear explosions 

    Isern Vilaboy, Jordi; Hernanz Carbó, Margarita; José Pont, Jordi (Springer, 2018-08-01)
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  • Characterization of the new n_TOF neutron ream: fluence, profile and resolution 

    Bécares, Vicente; Cano Ott, Daniel; Calviani, Marco; Andriamonje, S.; Brugger, Matthias; Andrzejewski, Józef; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Gómez Hornillos, María Belén (2011-08-12)
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    After a halt of four years, the n TOF spallation neutron facility at CERN has resumed operation in November 2008 with a new spallation target characterized by an improved safety and engineering design, resulting in a ...
  • Code improvement and model validation for Asco-II Nuclear Power Plant model using a coupled 3D neutron kinetics/thermal-hydraulic code 

    Pericas Casals, Raimon; Ivanov, K; Reventós Puigjaner, Francesc; Batet Miracle, Lluís (2016-01-01)
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    This paper provides a Best Estimate validation calculation with a coupled thermal–hydraulic and 3D neutron kinetic model for Ascó-II Nuclear Power Plant. Common NRC codes have been used for its purpose. TRACE is the code ...
  • Comparison of best-estimate plus uncertainty and conservative methodologies for a PWR MSLB analysis using a coupled 3-D neutron-kinetics/thermal-hydraulic code 

    Pericas Casals, Raimon; Ivanov, K.; Reventós Puigjaner, Francesc; Batet Miracle, Lluís (2017-05-04)
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    This paper compares the Best-Estimate Plus Uncertainty (BEPU) methodology with the Conservative Bounding methodology for design-basis-accident analysis. Calculations have been performed with TRACE [for thermal-hydraulic ...
  • Core Exit temperature response during an SBLOCA event in the ASCO NPP 

    Freixa Terradas, Jordi; Martínez Quiroga, Víctor Manuel; Reventós Puigjaner, Francesc (2015)
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    Given the difficulties in placing measurements in the core region, core exit temperature (CET) measurements are used as a criterion for the initiation of safety operational procedures during accidental conditions in ...
  • Desarrollo e implementación de un modelo de permeación de tritio en presencia de burbujas de helio para envolturas tritigénicas de metal líquido 

    Batet Miracle, Lluís; Mas de les Valls Ortiz, Elisabet; Sedano Miguel, Luis Angel (2013)
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    En los canales de metal líquido (ML) de las envolturas regeneradoras de un reactor de fusión la posibilidad de formación de burbujas de helio no es remota. La presencia de burbujas adheridas a la pared de los canales de ...
  • Determinación de la dosis ambiental equivalente H*(10) a partir de espectrometría gamma con detector de LaBr3 

    López de Abajo, Héctor (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2011-09)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
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    El presente informe tiene como objetivo principal la obtención de la dosis ambiental equivalente (H*(10)) a partir del espectro obtenido mediante el análisis de la amplitud de los impulsos producidos por la radiación ...
  • Development of an insurance policy for providers of sevices or equipment of the nuclear industry 

    Ulrich, Thomas (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2009-09)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
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    Insurers have always been reluctant to proffer insurance solution to the nuclear sector, especially since the occurrence of very serious accidents such as Chernobyl and Three Miles Island. However, this sector is ...
  • Development of a probabilistic model to estimate the risk of toxic release due to a train accident in the proximity of nuclear power plant 

    Elgezabal Garmendia, Imanol (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-04-27)
    Master thesis
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  • 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 ...
  • Erratum: 62Ni(n,¿) and 63Ni(n,¿ ) cross sections measured at the n_TOF facility at CERN 

    Lederer, Claudia; Massimi, Cristian; Berthoumieux, Eric; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Gómez Hornillos, María Belén; Riego Pérez, Albert (2015-07-23)
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  • European Master in Nuclear Energy (EMINE). When academy and industry meet 

    Cabon, Beatrice; Anzieu, P.; Batet Miracle, Lluís (European Nuclear Society (ENS), 2016)
    Conference lecture
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    EMINE master programme is an international education initiative offered by KIC-InnoEnergy under the framework of the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT). Students in the programme have the opportunity to ...
  • Fission cross-section measurements of 233-U, 245-Cm and 241,243-Am at CERN n_TOF facility 

    Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Poch Parés, Agustí; Pretel Sánchez, Carme (2011-08-12)
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    Neutron-induced ssion cross-sections of minor actinides have been measured using the n TOF white neutron source at CERN, Geneva, as part of a large experimental program aiming at collecting new data relevant for nuclear ...