EPJ Web Conf.
Volume 146, 2017ND 2016: International Conference on Nuclear Data for Science and Technology
|Number of page(s)||4|
|Section||Nuclear Data for Applications|
|Published online||13 September 2017|
On prediction accuracy of neutronics parameters of accelerator-driven system
1 Division of Energy and Environmental Systems, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan
2 Graduate School of Engineering, Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan
3 Research Institute of Nuclear Engineering, University of Fukui, Tsuruga, Japan
4 Research Reactor Institute, Kyoto University, Kumatori, Japan
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Published online: 13 September 2017
Nuclear data-induced uncertainty of neutronics parameters of one specific ADS design is quantified. The nuclear data adjustment method with available integral data is employed to reduce the uncertainties, and usefulness of these integral data is investigated. Numerical results reveal that the uncertainty reduction by the present nuclear data adjustment is insignificant and restrictive. Future perspecitives are also provided.
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