SPAN-2--AN IMB-704 CODE TO CALCULATE UNCOLLIDED FLUX OUTSIDE A CIRCULAR CYLINDER

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The SPAN-2 code calculates the uncollided gamma flux at a point outside a right circular cylinder which is surrounded by cyllndrical shell shields and above which are plane slab shields. The cylinder is assured to contain a source of gamma radiation which varies in the radial and axial directions only. Field points may be located in a plane through the axis of the cylinder. The method of integration used is three-dimensional Gaussian quadrature. Typical computing and editing time for a 20 field point problem, in which there are 10 side and 10 top shields, is four minutes per energy level. ... continued below

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Gillis, P.A.; Lawton, T.J. & Brand, K.W. August 1, 1959.

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The SPAN-2 code calculates the uncollided gamma flux at a point outside a right circular cylinder which is surrounded by cyllndrical shell shields and above which are plane slab shields. The cylinder is assured to contain a source of gamma radiation which varies in the radial and axial directions only. Field points may be located in a plane through the axis of the cylinder. The method of integration used is three-dimensional Gaussian quadrature. Typical computing and editing time for a 20 field point problem, in which there are 10 side and 10 top shields, is four minutes per energy level. A 32,768 word IBM-704 is required for the code. (auth)

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  • Report No.: WAPD-TM-176
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  • DOI: 10.2172/4213370 | External Link
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Gillis, P.A.; Lawton, T.J. & Brand, K.W. SPAN-2--AN IMB-704 CODE TO CALCULATE UNCOLLIDED FLUX OUTSIDE A CIRCULAR CYLINDER, report, August 1, 1959; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1022612/: accessed March 22, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.