American Nuclear Society
Home

Home / Store / Journals / Electronic Articles / Nuclear Technology / Volume 168 / Number 2 / Pages 317-321

Design of a Collimator System of a Neutron Beam Line for Neutron-Nucleus Reaction Measurements

Koichi Kino, Fujio Hiraga, Michihiro Furusaka, Yoshiaki Kiyanagi, Masayuki Igashira, Motoharu Mizumoto, Tatsuya Katabuchi

Nuclear Technology / Volume 168 / Number 2 / Pages 317-321

November 2009

Format:

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

A collimator system of a neutron beam line that is used for neutron-nucleus reaction measurements has been designed. Collimators in the middle region are optimized using a Monte Carlo simulation so that the neutron dose in the shielded area is as small as possible. A collimator closest to the experimental target is designed based on several origins of neutron backgrounds studied by the simulation. The simulation data finally obtained show a favorable background level and an expected neutron beam at the target position.

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