Neutron capture cross section of 232Th

V. M. Maslov, Yu V. Porodzinskij, M. Baba, A. Hasegawa

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Abstract

Consistent evaluation of the 232Th capture cross section is performed in the energy range from 4 keV to 5 MeV. The Hauser-Feshbach-Moldauer theory and coupled channel optical model are employed. Total, differential scattering, fission, and inelastic scattering data are consistently reproduced as a major constraint for the capture cross-section estimate. Average resonance parameters are obtained, which are consistent with the capture cross-section database.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)177-187
Number of pages11
JournalNuclear Science and Engineering
Volume143
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2003 Feb
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nuclear Energy and Engineering

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