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||6. Calculation Methods Monte Carlo & Deterministic|
|Published online||25 September 2017|
Improvements in electron-photon-relaxation data for MCNP6
Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos NM 87545 USA
* Corresponding author: email@example.com
Published online: 25 September 2017
After the initial release of the first production version of MCNP6 and its subsequent beta release, the extended electron-photon-relaxation capabilities of the code have continued to be developed. With the availability of newer data, several enhancements and corrections to the methods have been installed into the code. In this paper we discuss these improvements, including the development of three distinct approaches to sampling electron elastic scattering, the correction of an earlier data resolution problem, and a few formal corrections to the earlier ACE data file.
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