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  • Unmanned aircraft based gamma spectrometry system for radiological surveillance 

    Luchkov, Maksym; Neumaier, Stefan; Vargas Drechsler, Arturo (2020)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
    In the framework of the European “Preparedness” project, PTB is developing a spectrometer based dosimetric system that can be operated while being attached to an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV). Built around 1.5" CeBr3 ...
  • Cadmium zinc telluride solid-state detector characterization for its use as a spectro-dosemeter 

    Kržanovic, Nikola; Röttger, Annette; Morosh, Viacheslav; Luchkov, Maksym; Neumaier, Stefan (2019)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Concerning ionising radiation monitoring in the environment in areas which, by normal means, are inaccessible, e.g. in contaminated areas after a nuclear or radiological incident, the use of highly mobile systems, comprising ...
  • Hacia la monitorización dinámica del inventario de tritio en los sistemas auxiliares de un reactor de fusión 

    Batet Miracle, Lluís; Iraola de Acevedo, Eduardo; Sedano Miguel, Luis Ángel; Nougués, José María (2019)
    Conference lecture
    Restricted access - publisher's policy
    La sostenibilidad de la fusión nuclear depende, entre otros condicionantes, de la capacidad de regeneración de tritio. Los requisitos de protección radiológica imponen severas limitaciones a las emisiones ambientales de ...
  • Validation of a BEPU methodology through a blind benchmark activity at the PKL test facility 

    Freixa Terradas, Jordi; Martínez Quiroga, Víctor Manuel; Casamor Vidal, Max; Reventós Puigjaner, Francesc Josep; Mendizabal Sanz, Rafael (American Nuclear Society (ANS), 2019)
    Conference report
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    Validation is a key step in the field of thermal hydraulics and has played a crucial role in the implementation of system codes. These codes are then included in licensing methodologies being those either best estimate ...
  • Measurement of the 244Cm and 246Cm neutron-induced capture cross sections at the n_TOF facility 

    Alcayne Aicua, Víctor; Mendoza Cembranos, Emilio; Kimura, Atsushi; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Casanovas Hoste, Adrià; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Tarifeño Saldivia, Ariel Esteban (EPJ Web of Conferences, 2019)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    The neutron capture reactions of the 244Cm and 246Cm isotopes open the path for the formation of heavier Cm isotopes and heavier elements such asThe neutron capture reactions of the 244Cm and 246Cm isotopes open the path ...
  • Preliminary results on the 233U capture cross section and alpha ratio measured at n_TOF (CERN) with the fission tagging technique 

    Bacak, M.; Aiche, Mourad; Bélier, Gilbert; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Casanovas Hoste, Adrià; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Tarifeño Saldivia, Ariel Esteban (EPJ Web of Conferences, 2019)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    233U is of key importance among the fissile nuclei in the Th-U fuel cycle. A particularity of 233U is its small neutron capture cross-section, which is on average about one order of magnitude lower than the fission ...
  • 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
    Open Access
    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, ...