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Neutron capture cross section measurements at n_TOF of ²³⁷Np, ²⁴⁰Pu and ²⁴³Am for the transmutation of nuclear waste

Cano-Ott, D. and Abbondanno, U. and Aerts, G. and Alvarez, H. and Alvarez-Velarde, F. and Andriamonje, S. and Andrzejewski, J. and Assimakopoulos, P. and Audouin, L. and Badurek, G. and Baumann, P. and Becvar, F. and Berthoumieux, E. and Calvino, F. and Capote, R. and Carrillo de Albornoz, A. and Cennini, P. and Chepel, V. and Chiaveri, E. and Colonna, N. and Cortes, G. and Couture, A. and Cox, J. and Dahlfors, M. and David, S. and Dillman, I. and Dolfini, R. and Domingo-Pardo, C. and Dridi, W. and Duran, I. and Eleftheriadis, C. and Embid-Segura, M. and Ferrant, L. and Ferrari, A. and Ferreira-Marques, R. and Fitzpatrick, L. and Frais-Koelbl, H. and Fujii, K. and Furman, W. and Gallino, R. and Goncalves, I. and Gonzalez-Romero, E. and Goverdovski, A. and Gramegna, F. and Griesmayer, E. and Guerrero, C. and Gunsing, F. and Haas, B. and Haight, R. and Heil, M. and Herrera-Martinez, A. and Igashira, M. and Isaev, S. and Jericha, E. and Kadi, Y. and Kappeler, F. and Karamanis, D. and Karadimos, D. and Kerveno, M. and Ketlerov, V. and Koehler, R. and Konovalov, V. and Kossionides, E. and Krticka, M. and Lamboudis, C. and Leeb, H. and Lindote, A. and Lopes, I. and Lozano, M. and Lukic, S. and Marganiec, J. and Marques, L. and Marrone, S. and Martinez, T. and Mastinu, P. and Mengoni, A. and Milazzo, P. M. and Moreau, C. and Mosconi, M. and Neves, F. and Oberhummer, H. and O'Brien, S. and Oshima, M. and Pancin, J. and Papachristodoulou, C. and Papadopoulos, C. and Paradela, C. and Patronis, N. and Pavlik, A. and Pavlopoulos, P. and Perrot, L. and Plag, R. and Plompen, A. and Plukis, A. and Poch, A. and Pretel, C. and Quesada, J. and Rauscher, T. and Reifarth, R. and Rosetti, M. and Rubbia, C. and Rudolf, G. and Rullhusen, P. and Salgado, J. and Sarchiapone, L. and Savvidis, I. and Stephan, C. and Taglientc', G. and Tain, J. L. and Tassan-Got, L. and Tavora, L. and Terlizzi, R. and Vannini, G. and Vaz, P. and Ventura, A. and Villamarin, D. and Vincente, M. C. and Vlachoudis, V. and Vlastou, R. and Voss, F. and Walter, S. and Wendler, H. and Wiescher, M. and Wisshak, K.. (2006) Neutron capture cross section measurements at n_TOF of ²³⁷Np, ²⁴⁰Pu and ²⁴³Am for the transmutation of nuclear waste. In: Capture gamma-ray spectroscopy and related topics, AIP Conference Proceedings, Vol. 819. Woodbury, NY, pp. 318-322.

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Abstract

Accurate and reliable neutron capture cross section data for actinides are necessary for the proper design, safety regulation and precise performance assessment of transmutation devices such as Fast Critical Reactors or Accelerator Driven Systems. In particular, the neutron capture cross sections of Np-237, Pu-240 and Am-243 play a key role in the design and optimization of strategies for the Transmutation of Nuclear Waste. The listed cross sections have been measured in 2004 at n_TOF [1] with a high accuracy due to a combination of features unique in the world: high instantaneous neutron fluence and excellent energy resolution of the n_TOF facility, innovative Data Acquisition System based on flash ADCs and the use of a high performance BaF2 Total Absorption Calorimeter as a detection device.
Faculties and Departments:05 Faculty of Science > Departement Physik > Physik > Theoretische Physik Astrophysik (Thielemann)
UniBasel Contributors:Rauscher, Thomas
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Publisher:AIP Press
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