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Atomic Energy

, Volume 125, Issue 2, pp 108–111 | Cite as

Mathematical Modeling of the γ-Ray Spectra of Fuel Pins with Uranium-Plutonium Fuel for Development of Fissile-Materials Monitoring Procedures

  • R. R. Khalitov
  • T. B. Aleeva
  • A. F. Kozhin
  • A. V. Bushuev
  • V. N. Zubarev
  • B. A. Tarasov
  • D. V. Denisov
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The application of mathematical modeling in the development of a procedure for gamma-spectrometric monitoring of fuel pins with uranium plutonium fuel is described. The EffMaker software system was used for modeling the spectra. As a result, a measurement system and measurement geometry and time were picked and the sensitivity of the procedure to a change in the characteristics of the object was evaluated, which greatly reduced the required number of subsequent physical experiments.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. R. Khalitov
    • 1
  • T. B. Aleeva
    • 1
  • A. F. Kozhin
    • 1
  • A. V. Bushuev
    • 1
  • V. N. Zubarev
    • 1
  • B. A. Tarasov
    • 1
  • D. V. Denisov
    • 1
  1. 1.National Research Nuclear University MEPhI (Moscow Engineering Physics Institute)MoscowRussia

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