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2015 | 60 | 2 | 323-326
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MCNP calculations of neutron emission anisotropy caused by the GIT-12 hardware

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The MCNP6 and MCNPX calculations for the GIT-12 device in Tomsk were performed to determine the influence of the gas-puff hardware on the neutron emission anisotropy and the neutron scattering rate. A monoenergetic 2.45 MeV neutron source and F1 and F6 tallies were declared in the simulation input. A comparison between MCNP results and the measured data was made. Differences between MCNPX and MCNP6 output data were investigated. In the experiment, two nTOF scintillation detectors with the Bicron BC-408 scintillator were used to measure the neutron waveform. Four bubble BD-PND detectors were used to estimate the amount of neutrons in different places around the neutron source.
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Z-pinch   gas-puff   MCNP  
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60
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2
Pages
323-326
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published
1 - 6 - 2015
received
11 - 6 - 2014
online
22 - 6 - 2015
accepted
23 - 1 - 2015
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