MCNPX-PoliMi Workshop, 2015

The Consortium for Verification Technology and the Detection for Nuclear Nonproliferation Group is hosting the Sixth MCNPX-PoliMi Training Workshop at the University of Michigan campus Johnson Rooms on June 24th and 25th, 2015.

Seating is Limited. Registration will be accepted on first-come-first serve basis. Lunch wil be provided on both days and dinner with all participants on day-1 at The Earle in Ann Arbor. 


REGISTRATION

Register here: https://www.regonline.com/mcnpxpolimiworkshop


DATES

Wed, June 24th  &  Thurs, June 25th, 2015.


LOCATION

University of Michigan

Lurie Robert H Engineering Center, Johnson Rooms

1221 Beal Ave.

Ann Arbor, MI  48109

3rd Floor

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Above: Lurie Engineering Center, University of Michigan


DETAILS

InstructorsSara A Pozzi, Shaun D. Clarke, Angela Di Fulvio, & Michael Hamel

The MCNPX-PoliMi code is a modified version of MCNPX v. 2.7.0 that provides unique capabilities for simulating correlated-particle measurements and detector response. This workshop will introduce new users to the capabilities of the MCNPX-PoliMi code and acquaint experienced users with new features.

  • MCNPX-PoliMi introduction
  • MCNPX-PoliMi source capabilities, including new models of fission
  • Spontaneous and neutron/gamma induced fission
  • Alpha-n sources • Combined sources such as MOX fuel
  • Detector-response simulations with the MPPost code
  • Organic scintillator (e.g. liquids and plastic)
  • Capture detectors (e.g. He-3)
  • Inorganic scintillators (e.g. NaI)
  • Special detectors (capture-gated)
  • Simulations of time-of-flight experiments
  • Simulations of multiplicity experiments

Laptops are not required, however participants are encouraged to bring their own laptop to  run examples shown by the instructors. Computer equipment is not provided.

Questions: You may email your questions to Shaun D. Clarke at clarkesd@umich.edu.


LICENSING

If you do not have an MCNPX license, please visit the following website for details.  


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