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2017

5 days (30 hours)
Cadarache
  • 16-20 January 2017

2018

5 days (30 hours)
Cadarache
  • 22-26 January 2018
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Reactor core physics: deterministic and Monte Carlo methods - International school in nuclear engineering

Reference: 966
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OBJECTIVES
• Describe the neutron interactions in a nuclear reactor.
• Compare the deterministic and probabilistic methods for solving the neutron transport equation.

• Identify the main sources of uncertainties in a neutronic calculation (deterministic or probabilistic).
AUDIENCE
The doctoral course is designed for young researchers, PhD students, post-doctorates and engineers from nuclear industry companies, research centres, Universities, Technical Safety Organizations (TSO), regulatory bodies.
PREREQUISITES
Minimum background: Master of Science in Nuclear Engineering.
CONTENT

- Chain reaction and neutron balance.
- Transport equation and calculation schemes.
- Solving the steady-state integro-differential transport equation.
- Neutron slowing-down and resonance absorption.
- Verification & Validation of neutronics code packages. 

- The Monte Carlo method.
- Monte Carlo techniques.

- Monte Carlo codes.
- Monte Carlo/Deterministic coupling and benchmarking.
 

TEACHING METHOD
Lectures and exercises.

Maximum number of trainees: 24.
COLLABORATION
CEA/DEN (Nuclear Energy Division)

Session 2017

PUBLIC PRICE

2300 €

Duration

5 days (30 hours)

VENUE AND DATE
Cadarache
  • 16-20 January 2017
COORDINATION

Programme manager

Cadarache
  • M. Jean-Christophe KLEIN
    jean-christophe.klein@cea.fr
    Phone number: +33 4 42 25 79 58
CONTACT

Course organiser

Cadarache
  • Mme Béatrice JACOB-SILVESTRI
    beatrice.jacob-silvestri@cea.fr
    Phone number: +33 4 42 25 37 80

Ref. 966 - Reactor core physics: deterministic and Monte Carlo methods - International school in nuclear engineering

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Session 2018

PUBLIC PRICE

2350 €

Duration

5 days (30 hours)

VENUE AND DATE
Cadarache
  • 22-26 January 2018
COORDINATION

Programme manager

Cadarache
  • M. Jean-Christophe KLEIN
    jean-christophe.klein@cea.fr
    Phone number: +33 4 42 25 79 58
CONTACT

Course organiser

Cadarache
  • Mme Béatrice JACOB-SILVESTRI
    beatrice.jacob-silvestri@cea.fr
    Phone number: +33 4 42 25 37 80

Ref. 966 - Reactor core physics: deterministic and Monte Carlo methods - International school in nuclear engineering

Attached documents in pdf/docx/xlsx formats - max. 5Mo
 
Fields marked with an * are mandatory