Solving Low Power Stochastic Equations: Nonlinear Studies

  • Jeffery D. Lewins


We address here the stochastic equations for neutrons, precursors and detected events (‘detectrons’) in a conventional lumped model of a reactor at low power. Working in the backward Kolmogorov formulation we have the usual first-order partial differential equations in time with nonlinear terms.


Extinction Probability Unit Hypercube Probability Balance Precursor Group Internal Root 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jeffery D. Lewins
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  1. 1.Engineering DepartmentUniversity of CambridgeCambridgeEngland

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