American Nuclear Society
Home

Home / Store / Journals / Electronic Articles / Nuclear Science and Engineering / Volume 50 / Number 1 / Pages 3-9

Two-Group Critical Problems for Slabs and Spheres in Neutron-Transport Theory

J. T. Kriese, C. E. Siewert, Y. Yener

Nuclear Science and Engineering / Volume 50 / Number 1 / Pages 3-9

January 1973

Format:

Price:$30.00
Member Price:$27.00
Member Savings:$3.00

The elementary solutions of the two-group neutron-transport equation are used to solve critical problems for finite slabs and spheres. The half-range orthogonality properties of the basic eigenvectors are used, along with the fundamental H -matrix, to reduce the encountered system of singular integral equations to a system of Fredholm-type equations, and these final equations are solved iteratively to yield accurate predictions of the two-group values of the extrapolated endpoint and critical dimensions for a selected set of slabs and spheres.

 
 
 
Questions or comments about the site? Contact the ANS Webmaster.
advertisement