Modification to ORIGEN2 for generating N Reactor source terms. Volume 1

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This report discusses work that has been done to upgrade the ORIGEN2 code cross sections to be compatible with the WIMS computer code data. Because of the changes in the ORIGEN2 calculations. Details on changes made to the ORIGEN2 computer code and the Radnuc code will be discussed along with additional work that should be done in the future to upgrade both ORIGEN2 and Radnuc. A detailed historical description of how source terms have been generated for N Reactor fuel stored in the K Basins has been generated. The neutron source discussed in this description was generated by the WIMS ... continued below

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Schwarz, R.A. April 1, 1997.

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This report discusses work that has been done to upgrade the ORIGEN2 code cross sections to be compatible with the WIMS computer code data. Because of the changes in the ORIGEN2 calculations. Details on changes made to the ORIGEN2 computer code and the Radnuc code will be discussed along with additional work that should be done in the future to upgrade both ORIGEN2 and Radnuc. A detailed historical description of how source terms have been generated for N Reactor fuel stored in the K Basins has been generated. The neutron source discussed in this description was generated by the WIMS computer code (Gubbins et al. 1982) because of known shortcomings in the ORIGEN2 (Croff 1980) cross sections. Another document includes a discussion of the ORIGEN2 cross sections.

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  • Other: DE97052903
  • Report No.: PNNL--11555-Vol.1
  • Grant Number: AC06-76RL01830
  • DOI: 10.2172/481582 | External Link
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  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc674801

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Schwarz, R.A. Modification to ORIGEN2 for generating N Reactor source terms. Volume 1, report, April 1, 1997; Richland, Washington. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc674801/: accessed November 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.