Influence of reflector materials and core coolant on the characteristics of accelerator driven systems

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Panza, Fabio; Osipenko, Michail; Ricco, Giovanni; Ripani, Marco; Saracco, Paolo;
(2016)
  • Subject: Physics - Instrumentation and Detectors | Physics - Computational Physics

In this paper we simulated the behavior of a simple ADS model, based on MOX fuel embedded in solid lead, in terms of multiplication coefficient keff, thermal power and absolute neutron spectra. In the first part of the paper, we report on the results obtained when modif... View more
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