Computational methods of electron/photon transport

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A review of computational methods simulating the non-plasma transport of electrons and their attendant cascades is presented. Remarks are mainly restricted to linearized formalisms at electron energies above 1 keV. The effectiveness of various metods is discussed including moments, point-kernel, invariant imbedding, discrete-ordinates, and Monte Carlo. Future research directions and the potential impact on various aspects of science and engineering are indicated.

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Mack, J.M. January 1, 1983.

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A review of computational methods simulating the non-plasma transport of electrons and their attendant cascades is presented. Remarks are mainly restricted to linearized formalisms at electron energies above 1 keV. The effectiveness of various metods is discussed including moments, point-kernel, invariant imbedding, discrete-ordinates, and Monte Carlo. Future research directions and the potential impact on various aspects of science and engineering are indicated.

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  • American Nuclear Society topical conference on computational methods, Salt Lake City, UT, USA, 28 Mar 1983

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  • Other: DE83004739
  • Report No.: LA-UR-82-3583
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  • Grant Number: W-7405-ENG-36
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 6520556
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Mack, J.M. Computational methods of electron/photon transport, article, January 1, 1983; United States. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1208833/: accessed November 18, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.