Some Recent Developments in Finite Element Methods for Neutron Transport

  • R. T. Ackroyd
  • J. K. Fletcher
  • A. J. H. Goddard
  • J. Issa
  • M. M. R. Williams
  • J. Wood
Part of the Advances in Nuclear Science and Technology book series (ANST, volume 19)


Finite element methods for problems of neutron transport have been an academic field of activity for over a decade. Reviews of the state of the art have been given by Williams and Goddard (1) and Lewis (2) and a short history of the finite element method in various fields given by Ackroyd (3).


Finite Element Method Variational Principle Trial Function Finite Element Code Transport Theory 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. T. Ackroyd
    • 1
    • 2
  • J. K. Fletcher
    • 1
    • 2
  • A. J. H. Goddard
    • 1
    • 3
  • J. Issa
    • 1
    • 3
  • M. M. R. Williams
    • 1
    • 4
  • J. Wood
    • 1
    • 4
  1. 1.UKAEA, Northern Division, RisleyWarrington CheshireUK
  2. 2.UKAEA Northern Division, RisleyUK
  3. 3.Imperial CollegeLondonUK
  4. 4.Queen Mary CollegeLondonUK

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