INTEGRAL EXPERIMENTS IN A 120-cm LITHIUM SPHERE.

K. Sugiyama, K. Kanda, S. Iwasaki, M. Nakazawa, H. Hashikura, H. Sekimoto, T. Iguchi, S. Itoh, K. Sumita, A. Takahashi, J. Yamamoto

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Abstract

A benchmark experiment on tritium breeding in a lithium sphere of 120-cm diameter has been done using the intense 14-MeV neutron source OKTAVIAN at Osaka University. Radial measurement data on **6Li and **7Li tritium production rates and several activation rates inside the lithium sphere agreed with 1-D transport NITRAN and ANISN calculations to within about 20%. For a more detailed comparison, further corrections are thought to be necessary. The anisotropies of intensity and energy on neutron emission with respect to the deuteron beam axis, and scattering effects of source neutrons by the target assembly must be considered.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)B
JournalFusion Technology
Volume8
Issue number1 pt 2
Publication statusPublished - 1985 Jul 1
EventProc of the 6th Top Meeting on the Technol of Fusion Energy - San Francisco, CA, USA
Duration: 1985 Mar 31985 Mar 7

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  • Engineering(all)

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