EPJ Web Conf.
Volume 153, 2017ICRS-13 & RPSD-2016, 13th International Conference on Radiation Shielding & 19th Topical Meeting of the Radiation Protection and Shielding Division of the American Nuclear Society - 2016
|Number of page(s)||3|
|Section||3. Accelerators & Fusion Facilities|
|Published online||25 September 2017|
Machine and radiation protection challenges of high energy/intensity accelerators: the role of Monte Carlo calculations
CERN, CH-1211 Geneva 23, Switzerland
a e-mail: Francesco.Cerutti@cern.ch
Published online: 25 September 2017
The role of Monte Carlo calculations in addressing machine protection and radiation protection challenges regarding accelerator design and operation is discussed, through an overview of different applications and validation examples especially referring to recent LHC measurements.
© The Authors, published by EDP Sciences, 2017
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