Reactor and Nuclear Systems Division

Reactor and Nuclear Systems Division
2010 Publications

Author(s) / Report Title / Publication Number / Date

B. Habert, C. De Saint Jean, L. C. Leal, and Y. Rugama, "Retroactive Generation of Covariance Matrix of Nuclear Model Parameters Using Marginalization Techniques," Nuclear Science and Engineering 166(3), 276 (2010).

H. Akkurt, "Investigation of Neutron Detector Response to Varying Temperature and Water Content for Geothermal Applications," Trans. Am. Nucl. Soc. 103, 204-205 (2010).

H. Akkurt, D. Wiarda, and K. F. Eckerman, "Radiation Dose Estimation Using Realistic Postures with PIMAL," Trans. Am. Nucl. Soc. 103, 637-638 (2010).

A. D. Barber and D. E. Mueller, “Direct Perturbation Calculation for TSUNAMI Sensitivity Coefficient Validation,” Trans. Am. Nucl. Soc. 102, 281-282 (2010).

C. Bryan, R. W. Hobbs, R. J. Ellis, D. C. Glasgow, and J. L. Binder, "Feasibility of Neutron Capture Mo-99 Production," Trans. Am. Nucl. Soc. 103, 1063-1064 (2010).

D. Chandler, R. T. Primm III, and G. I. Maldonado, “HFIR Post-Irradiation Curium Target Rod Nuclide Inventory Calculations,” Trans. Am. Nucl. Soc. 102, 560-561 (2010).

S. Goluoglu, “Validation of the SCALE Criticality Safety Codes and Data Using Reviewed Benchmark Models,” Trans. Am. Nucl. Soc. 102, 283-286 (2010).

R. T. Jubin et al., “Development of Cermet High-Level Waste Forms,” Trans. Am. Nucl. Soc. 102, 105-106 (2010).

D. E. Peplow and L. M. Petrie, Jr., “Criticality Accident Alarm System Modeling Made Easy With SCALE 6.1,” Trans. Am. Nucl. Soc. 102, 297-299 (2010).

B. T. Rearden and D. E. Mueller, “Bias Assessment of 233U Systems Using SCALE TSURFER,” Trans. Am. Nucl. Soc. 102, 307-311 (2010).

J. J. Carbajo, G. L. Yoder, and S. R. Greene, "Transient Thermal-Hydraulic Simulation of the Small Modular Advanced High-Temperature Reactor (SmAHTR)," Trans. Am. Nucl. Soc. 103, 505-507 (2010).

M. S. Cetiner, D. E. Holcomb, and R. A. Kisner, "Instrumentation Requirements for Fluoride Salt Cooled High Temperature Reactors," Trans. Am. Nucl. Soc. 103, 573-574 (2010).

G. G. Davidson, T. M. Evans, R. N. Slaybaugh, and C. G. Baker, "Massively Parallel Solutions to the k-Eigenvalue Problem," Trans. Am. Nucl. Soc. 103, 318-320 (2010).

I. C. Gauld, M. B. Rapp, F. Schmittroth, and W. Wilson, "Proposed Revision of the Decay Heat Standard ANSI/ANS-5.1-2005," Trans. Am. Nucl. Soc. 103, 782-784 (2010).

D. F. Hollenbach and L. J. Ott, "Improving the Thermal Conductivity of UO2 Fuel with the Addition of Graphite Fibers," Trans. Am. Nucl. Soc. 102, 485-487 (2010).

J. J. Carbajo and A. Drozd, "Spray Sensitivity Study Performed with the Melcor Code," Trans. Am. Nucl. Soc. 102, 324-326 (2010).

J. J. Carbajo, "Effect of Gap Nodalization on RELAP5 Heat Conduction Calculations," Trans. Am. Nucl. Soc. 102, 603-605 (2010).

G. Yesilyurt, K. Banerjee, E. De Villele, J. C. Lee, and W. R. Martin, "Coupled Nuclear - Thermal - Hydraulic Calculations for VHTRs," Trans. Am. Nucl. Soc. 102, 519-521 (2010).

R. M. Westfall and R. Q. Wright, "The Revised OB-1 Method for Metal-Water Systems," Trans. Am. Nucl. Soc. 102, 290-291 (2010).

D. Ilas, J. C. Gehin and S. R. Greene, "Preliminary Nuclear Design Studies for a Small Modular Advanced High Temperature Reactor (SmAHTR)," Trans. Am. Nucl. Soc. 103, 607-608 (2010).

G. Ilas and T. Primm, "Methodology for Simulating the Irradiation of the Control Elements in HFIR," Trans. Am. Nucl. Soc. 103, 696-698 (2010).

P. K. Jain and R. Uddin, "Artificial Interface Lattice Boltzmann (AILB) Model for Simulation of Two-Phase Dynamics," Trans. Am. Nucl. Soc. 103, 969-971 (2010).

P. K. Jain, E. L. Popov, R. Uddin, and G. L. Yoder, Jr., "Parallel Simulation of Turbulent Flows using Lattice Boltzmann Models," Trans. Am. Nucl. Soc. 103, 957-959 (2010).

B. T. Rearden, "Enhancements in SCALE 6.1," Trans. Am. Nucl. Soc. 103, 412-414 (2010).

J. C. Wagner and S. W. Mosher, "Forward-Weighted CADIS Method for Variance Reduction of Monte Carlo Reactor Analyses," Trans. Am. Nucl. Soc. 103, 342-345 (2010).

R. T. Jubin et al., "Development of Cermet High-Level Waste Forms," Trans. Am. Nucl. Soc. 102, 105-106 (2010).

B. W. Riemer, M. W. Wendel, and D. K. Felde, “Cavitation Damage Experiments for Mercury Spallation Targets at the LANSCE-WNR in 2008,” J. Nucl. Mat. 298, 207-219 (2010).

J. J. Carbajo, G. L. Yoder Jr., G. Dell’Orco, W. Curd, and S. H. Kim, "Modeling and Analysis of Alternative Concept of ITER Vacuum Vessel Primary Heat Transfer System," Fusion Engineering and Design 85(10-12), 1852-1858, December 2010.

M. W. Francis and V. J. Jodoin, "The Ability to Predict Yield from the Stabilized Height of a Nuclear Cloud," Proc. of the 5th Joint DoD/DOE Nuclear Survivability/Weapon Effects Modeling & Simulations Workshop, December 2010.

E. J. Lentz, W. R. Hix, M. L. Baird, B. Messer, and A. Mezzacappa, "Evaluating nuclear physics inputs in core-collapse supernova models," Proceedings of Science NIC XI, 152, December 2010.

V. J. Jodoin, R. W. Lee, D. E. Peplow, and J. P. Lefebvre, "Application of the DELFIC Fallout Planning Tool and ORIGEN Fallout Analysis Tool to National Technical Nuclear Forensics (NTNF)," The 5th Joint DoD/DOE Nuclear Survivability/Weapon Effects Modeling & Simulation Workshop, December 2010.

D. E. Peplow, E. D. Blakeman, B. Petrovic, and T. Flaspoehler, Fluence and Shielding Methods, and Data for HTGR, ORNL/LTR-2010/336, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tenn., December 2010.

B. T. Rearden, SCALE Newsletter, Vol. 42, Summer/Fall 2010, December 2010.

G. L. Yoder Jr., J. J. Carbajo, and S. H. Kim, Comparison of Alternatives to the 2004 Vacuum Vessel Heat Transfer System, ORNL/TM-2010/96, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tenn., December 2010.

K. H. Guber et al., "Astrophysical Rates for 58,60Ni(n,y) from New Neutron Capture Cross Sections Measurements," Phys. Review C 82, 057601, November 2010.

K. Guber, "High-Resolution Neutron Cross-Section Measurements at the Oak Ridge Electron Linear Accelerator," Proc. EFNUDAT Slow and Resonance Neutrons, A Scientific Workshop on Nuclear Data Measurements, Theory and Applications, Budapest, Hungary, September 23-25, 2009 (published November 2010).

E. L. Popov, "RELAP5 Modeling and Simulation of the First Wall - Blanket PHTS," Proc. 19th Topical Meeting on the Technology of Fusion Energy, Las Vegas, Nev., November 7-11, 2010.

A. T. Cisneros and A. L. Qualls, "Power Conversion Systems for ORNL SmAHTR Fluoride Salt Reactor Conceptual Design," Proc. 19th Topical Meeting on the Technology of Fusion Energy, Las Vegas, Nev., November 7-11, 2010.

J. J. Carbajo, G. L. Yoder, Jr., and S. R. Greene, "Transient Thermal-Hydraulic Simulation of the Small modular Advanced High-Temperature Reactor (SmAHTR)," Proc. 19th Topical Meeting on the Technology of Fusion Energy, Las Vegas, Nev., November 7-11, 2010.

J. Berry et al., "Using ASME Codes to Comply with French Regulations for Nuclear Pressure Equipment," Proc. 19th Topical Meeting on the Technology of Fusion Energy, Las Vegas, Nev., November 7-11, 2010.

K. Korsah, M. S. Cetiner, M. D. Muhlheim, and W. P. Poore, III, "An Investigation of Digital Instrumentation and Control System Failure Modes," Proc. 19th Topical Meeting on the Technology of Fusion Energy, Las Vegas, Nev., November 7-11, 2010.

R. A. Kisner and D. E. Holcomb, "Current Status of Instrumentation For a Fluoride Salt Heat Transport Demonstration Loop," Proc. Seventh American Nuclear Society International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Plant Instrumentation, Control and Human-Machine Interface Technologies, Las Vegas, Nev., November 7-11, 2010.

R. M. Wham, A. K. Caponiti, and S. G. Johnson, "Future Production of 238Pu for NASA Space Missions," Proc. 19th Topical Meeting on the Technology of Fusion Energy, Las Vegas, Nev., November 7-11, 2010.

E. Popov and A. Ying, "Modeling and Simulation of the ITER First Wall/Blanket Primary Heat Transfer System," Proc. 19th Topical Meeting on the Technology of Fusion Energy, Las Vegas, Nev., November 7-11, 2010.

D. A. Clayton and R. T. Wood, "The Role of Instrumentation and Controls Technology in Enabling Deployment of Small Modular Reactors," Proc. Seventh American Nuclear Society International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Plant Instrumentation, Controls, and Human-Machine Interface Technologies, Las Vegas, Nev., November 7-11, 2010.

A. L. Qualls and A. T. Cisneros, "Power Conversion Systems for ORNL SmAHTR Fluoride Salt Reactor Conceptual Design," Trans. Am. Nucl. Soc. 103, 605-606 (2010).

R. T. Wood, "Diversity Strategies to Mitigate Postulated Common Cause Failure Vulnerabilities," Trans. Of the Seventh American Nuclear Society International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Plant Instrumentation, Control and Human-Machine Interface Technologies (NPIC&HMIT 2010), Las Vegas, Nev., November 7-11, 2010, on CD-ROM, American Nuclear Society, LaGrange Park, Ill. (2010)

F. Becvar et al., "Anomalous fluctuations of s-wave reduced neutron widths of 192,194 Pt resonances," American Physical Society Division of Nuclear Physics, Santa Fe, N. Mex., November 3, 2010.

E. D. Collins et al., "Analogies of Experience in the U.S. Transuranium Element Production Program with Partitioning and Transmutation of Transuranic Actinides in Commercial Used Fuels," 11th OECD Nuclear Energy Agency Information Exchange Meeting on Actinide and Fission Product Partitioning and Transmutation, San Francisco, Calif., November 1-5, 2010.

G. L. Bell et al., "Preparations for Low Fluence Fuels Testing in the High Flux Isotope Reactor Hydraulic Rabbit Facility," 11th OECD Nuclear Energy Agency Information Exchange Meeting on Actinide and Fission Product Partitioning and Transmutation, San Francisco, Calif., November 1-5, 2010.

R. T. Jubin et al., "Development of Advanced Cermet Waste Forms," 11th OECD Nuclear Energy Agency Information Exchange Meeting on Actinide and Fission Product Partitioning and Transmutation, San Francisco, Calif., November 1-5, 2010.

K. Haga et al., "Distribution of Microbubble Sizes and Behavior of Large Bubbles in Mercury Flow in a Mockup of Target Model of J-PARC," Journal of Nuclear Science and Technology 47(10), 849-852, October 2010.

M. D. Laughter et al., Recommendations for Development of an Integrated Nuclear Fuel Cycle Nonproliferation Strategy, ORNL/TM-2010/133, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tenn., October 2010.

D. L. Moses, "Nuclear Safeguards Considerations for Pebble Bed Reactors (PBRs)," 5th International Topical Meeting on High Temperature Reactor Technology, Prague, Czech Republic, October 18-20, 2010.

C. V. Parks, G. F. Flanagan, and G. E. Kulynych, "American Journal of Physics Resource Letters – The Future of Nuclear Power," American Journal of Physics 78(10), 981-989, October 2010.

M. S. Cetiner and D. E. Holcomb, "An Overview of Liquid Fluoride Salt Heat Transport Technology," Proc. International Conference on High Temperature Reactor Technology HTR 2010, Prague, Czech Republic, October 18-20, 2010.

G. L. Yoder Jr. et al., "Development of a Forced-Convection Liquid-Fluoride-Salt Test Loop," Proc. Fifth International Conference on High Temperature Reactor Technology HTR 2010, Prague, Czech Republic, October 18-20, 2010.

J. C. Gehin et al., "SMAHTR - A Concept for a Small, Modular Advanced High Temperature Reactor," Proc. Fifth International Conference on High Temperature Reactor Technology HTR 2010, Prague, Czech Republic, October 18-20, 2010.

J. C. Gehin et al., "Development and Validation of Scale Nuclear Analysis Methods for High Temperature Gas-Cooled Reactors," Proc. Fifth International Conference on High Temperature Reactor Technology HTR 2010, Prague, Czech Republic, October 18-20, 2010.

M.-J. Lee, J. G. Joo, D. Lee, and K. Smith, "Multigroup Monte Carlo Reactor Calculation with Coarse Mesh Finite Difference Formulation for Real Variance Reduction," Proc. Joint International Conference on Supercomputing in Nuclear Applications and Monte Carlo 2010 (SNA + MC2010), Tokyo, Japan, October 17-21, 2010.

S. Goluoglu, J. Leppanen, L. M. Petrie, Jr., and M. E. Dunn, "SCALE Monte Carlo Eigenvalue Methods and New Advancements," Proc. Joint International Conference on Supercomputing in Nuclear Applications and Monte Carlo 2010 (SNA+MC2010), Tokyo, Japan, October 17-21, 2010.

B. T. Rearden, C. M. Perfetti, M. L. Williams, and L. M. Petrie, Jr., "SCALE Sensitivity Calculations Using Contributon Theory," Proc. Joint International Conference on Supercomputing in Nuclear Applications and Monte Carlo 2010 (SNA+MC2010), Tokyo, Japan, October 17-21, 2010.

B. T. Rearden, L. M. Petrie, Jr., and M. L. Williams, "Advances in Sensitivity Analysis Capabilities with SCALE 6.0 and 6.1," Proc. Joint International Conference on Supercomputing in Nuclear Applications and Monte Carlo 2010 (SNA+MC2010), Tokyo, Japan, October 17-21, 2010.

J. C. Wagner et al., "Hybrid and Parallel Domain-Decomposition Methods Development to Enable Monte Carlo for Reactor Analyses," Proc. Joint International Conference on Supercomputing in Nuclear Applications and Monte Carlo (SNA+MC2010), Tokyo, Japan, October 17-21, 2010.

J. C. Wagner, D. E. Peplow, S. W. Mosher, and T. M. Evans, "Review of Hybrid (Deterministic/Monte Carlo) Radiation Transport Methods, Codes, and Applications at Oak Ridge National Laboratory," Proc. Joint International Conference on Supercomputing in Nuclear Applications and Monte Carlo (SNA+MC2010), Tokyo, Japan, October 17-21, 2010.

B. L. Kirk, "ORNL University Outreach," Institute of Nuclear Materials Management Central Regional Chapter 2010 Fall Meeting, "Safeguards & Security By Design," Knoxville, Tenn., October 12-13, 2010.

D. G. Renfro et al., "Transitioning LEU Conversion Activities at the High Flux Isotope Reactor," Proc. of the 32nd International Meeting on Reduced Enrichment for Research and Test Reactors (RERTR 2010), Lisbon, Portugal, October 10-14, 2010.

D. H. Cook et al., "Transitioning LEU Conversion Activities at the High Flux Isotope Reactor," Proc. of the 32nd International Meeting on Reduced Enrichment for Research and Test Reactors (RERTR 2010), Lisbon, Portugal, October 10-14, 2010.

A. Y. Petrov and G. F. Flanagan, "Nuclear Chemistry of Water-Cooled Fusion Reactors:  Issues and Solutions," Proc. of the Nuclear Plant Chemistry 2010 Conference and 8th International Radiolysis Workshop, Quebec City, Canada, October 3-7, 2010.

R. D. Cheverton, R. K. Nanstad, E. D. Blakeman, and H. A. Kmieciak, Jr., HFIR Pressure Vessel and Structural Components Materials Surveillance Program-Supplement 3, ORNL/TM-1372/S3, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tenn., September 2010.

D. A. Hooper and V. J. Jodoin, Revision of the DELFIC Particle Activity Module, ORNL/TM-2010/220, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tenn., September 2010.

D. E. Holcomb and S. M. Cetiner, An Overview of Liquid-Fluoride-Salt Heat Transport Systems, ORNL/TM-2010/156, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tenn., September 2010.

D. F. Hollenbach et al., Technical Project Plan for the Enhanced Thermal Conductivity of Oxide Fuels Through the Addition of High Thermal Conductivity Fibers and Microstructural Engineering, ORNL/TM-2010/233, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tenn., September 2010.

R. N. Morris, B. B. Bevard, and K. McCoy, "Hot Cell Examination of Weapons-Grade MOX Fuel," Proc. 2010 LWR Fuel Performance/TopFuel/WRFPM, Orlando, Fla., September 26-29, 2010.

L. J. Ott, B. B. Bevard, D. J. Spellman, and K. McCoy, "Code Analyses Supporting PIE of Weapons-Grade MOX Fuel," Proc. 2010 LWR Fuel Performance/TopFuel/WRFPM, Orlando, Fla., September 26-29, 2010.

G. Ilas and T. Primm, "Reference (Axially Graded) Low Enriched Uranium Fuel Design for the High Flux Isotope Reactor (HFIR)," Proc. Training, Research, and Test Reactors (RERTR) 2010, Knoxville, Tenn., September 19-23, 2010.

E. D. Blakeman and R. D. Cheverton, Neutron and Gamma Fluxes and dpa Rates for HFIR Vessel Beltline Region (Present and Upgrade Designs) Supplement 2, ORNL/TM-13693/S2, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tenn., August 2010.

R. D. Cheverton et al., Impact of 2004/2005 Dosimetry and Surveillance Data on the HFIR Vessel Radiation Embrittlement Trend Curve, Hydrostatic Proof Test Conditions, Pressure/Temperature Limits, and Life Extension, ORNL/TM-2008/007, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tenn., August 2010.

T. M. Evans, A. S. Stafford, R. N. Slaybaugh, and K. T. Clarno, "DENOVO: A New Three-Dimensional Parallel Discrete Ordinates Code in SCALE," Nucl. Technol. 171(2), 171-200, August 2010.

B. T. Rearden and R. A. Lefebvre, Getting Started with VIBE as a DICE Plug-in Module, ORNL/TM-2010/60, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tenn., August 2010.

Y. Zhang, I. Remec, G. D. Alton, and Z. Liu, "Simulation of Rare Isotope Release from ISOL Target," Nucl. Inst. Method Phys. Res. A. 620(2-3), 142-146, August 2010.

E. L. Popov, G. L. Yoder Jr., and S. H. Kim, RELAP5 Model of the Divertor Primary Heat Transfer System, ORNL/TM-2010/164, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tenn., August 2010. 

P. E. Koehler et al., "Anomalous Fluctuations of S-Wave Reduced Neutron Widths of 192,194Pt Resonances," Phys. Rev. Letters 105(7), 072502, August 2010.

M. Willingham et al., Environmental Impact Statement for Combined Licenses (COLs) for Comanche Peak Nuclear Power Plant Units 3 and 4, NUREG-1943, Vol. 1, prepared for the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission by Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tenn., August 2010 (other contributors: U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Information Sciences Laboratory, ISL/AECOM).

M. Willingham et al., Environmental Impact Statement for Combined Licenses (COLs) for Comanche Peak Nuclear Power Plant Units 3 and 4, NUREG-1943, Vol. 2, prepared for the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission by Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tenn., August 2010 (other contributors: U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Information Sciences Laboratory, ISL/AECOM).

M. W. Wendel et al., "Creating Small Gas Bubbles in Flowing Mercury Using Turbulence at an Orifice," Proc. ASME 2010 Fluids Engineering Summer Meeting (FEDSM2010), Montreal, Canada, August 1-5, 2010.

T. M. Evans, K. T. Clarno, and J. E. Morel, "A Transport Acceleration Scheme for Multigroup discrete Ordinates with Upscattering," Nucl. Sci. Eng. 165(3), 292-304, July 2010.

T. M. Evans, G. G. Davidson, and R. N. Slaybaugh, "Three- Dimensional Full Core Power Calculations for Pressurized Water Reactors," Proc. SciDAC 2010, Chattanooga, Tenn., July 11-15, 2010.

E. D. Collins, G. D. DelCul, J. E. Rushton, and K. A. Williams, "A Practical Solution to Used Nuclear Fuel Treatment to Enable Sustained Nuclear Energy and Recovery of Vital Materials," Proc. Institute of Nuclear Materials Management (INMM) 51st Annual Meeting, Baltimore, Md., July 11-15, 2010.

E. D. Collins, G. D. DelCul, J. E. Rushton, and K. A. Williams, "A Practical Solution to Used Nuclear Fuel Treatment," Proc. Institute of Nuclear Materials Management (INMM) 51st Annual Meeting, Baltimore, Md., July 11-15, 2010.

B. L. Broadhead and C. F. Weber, "Validation of Inverse Methods Applied to Forensic Analysis of Spent Fuel," Proc. Institute of Nuclear Materials Management (INMM) 51st Annual Meeting, Baltimore, Md., July 11-15, 2010.

B. L. Broadhead, "Validation of Inverse Methods Applied to Forensic Analysis of Spent Fuel," Proc. of the Institute of Nuclear Materials Management (INMM) 51st Annual Meeting, Baltimore, Md., July 11-15, 2010.

J. R. Cheatham, "Review and Ranking of NDA Techniques to Determine Plutonium Content in Spent Fuel," Proc. of the Institute of Nuclear Materials Management (INMM) 51st Annual Meeting, Baltimore, Md., July 11-15, 2010.

I. C. Gauld and M. W. Francis, "Investigation of Passive Gamma Spectroscopy to Verify Spent Nuclear Fuel Content," Proc. of the Institute of Nuclear Materials Management (INMM) 51st Annual Meeting, Baltimore, Md., July 11-15, 2010.

G. Radulescu, Propagation of Isotopic Bias and Uncertainty to Criticality Safety Analyses of PWR Waste Packages, ORNL/TM-2010/116, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tenn., June 2010.

E. Popov, G. L. Yoder, and S. H. Kim, RELAP5 Model of the First Wall/Blanket Primary Heat Transfer System, ORNL/TM-2010/57 (US ITER 12101-TD0001-R00), Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tenn., June 2010.

C. Tsouris, D. S. Aaron, and K. A. Williams, “Is Carbon Capture and Storage Really Needed?” Env. Sci. Technol. 44(11), 4042-4045, June 2010.

S. W. Mosher, D. E. Peplow, T. M. Evans, and J. O. Johnson, Final Report on the Development of a Directional Variance Reduction Capability in ADVANTG for Active Interrogation Modeling, NMDS-LTR-2010-002, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tenn., June 2010.

G. Radulescu and I. C. Gauld, "Enhancements to the Burnup Credit Criticality Safety Analysis Sequence in SCALE," Proc. IAEA/CSN International Workshop on Advances in Applications of Burnup Credit for Spent Fuel Storage, Transport, Reprocessing, and Disposition, Cordoba, Spain, October 27-30, 2009 (publication date: June 2010).

J. C. Wagner, C. V. Parks, D. E. Mueller, and I. Gauld, "Review of Technical Studies in the United States in Support of Burnup Credit Regulatory Guidance," Proc. IAEA/CSN International Workshop on Advances in Applications of Burnup Credit for Spent Fuel Storage, Transport, Reprocessing, and Disposition, Cordoba, Spain, October 27-30, 2009 (publication date: June 2010).

D. Mueller, B. T. Rearden, and D. A. Reed, "Evaluation of Fission Product Critical Experiments and Associated Biases for Burnup Credit Validation," Proc. IAEA/CSN International Workshop on Advances in Applications of Burnup Credit for Spent Fuel Storage, Transport, Reprocessing, and Disposition, Cordoba, Spain, October 27-30, 2009 (publication date: June 2010).

J. M. Scaglione and J. C. Wagner, "Burnup Credit Approach for the Proposed United States Repository at Yucca Mountain," Proc. IAEA/CSN International Workshop on Advances in Applications of Burnup Credit for Spent Fuel Storage, Transport, Reprocessing, and Disposition, October 27-30, 2009, Cordoba, Spain, October 27-30, 2009 (publication date: June 2010).

H. Akkurt, D. Wiarda, and K. F. Eckerman, "PIMAL: A GUI for Enabling Radiation Dose Assessment Using Phantoms with Realistic Postures," Proc. 55th Annual Health Physics Society and 22nd Biennial Campus Radiation Safety Officers Meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah, June 27-July 1, 2010.

M. S. Cetiner et al., “Overview of Component Testing Requirements for a Small Fluoride Salt-Cooled High Temperature Reactor,” Proc. 2010 International Congress on Advances in Nuclear Power Plants (ICAPP '10), San Diego, Calif., June 13-17, 2010.

M. S. Cetiner et al., “Status on the Identification of Component Testing Requirements for the Advanced High Temperature Reactor,” Proc. 2010 International Congress on Advances in Nuclear Power Plants (ICAPP '10), San Diego, Calif., June 13-17, 2010.

E. D. Collins and M. H. Ehinger, "Identification of Adequate Proliferation Resistance for a Closed Fuel Cycle," Proc. American Nuclear Society Annual Meeting 2010, San Diego, Calif., June 13-17, 2010.

C. Tsouris et al., "Integrated Assessment of Strategies Proposed to Reduce CO2 Emissions," Proc. CO2 Summit, Vail, Colo., June 6-10, 2010.

B. L. Kirk, "A Review of Nuclear Computational Information," Proc. Shielding Aspects of Accelerators, Targets and Irradiation Facilities SATIF-10, Zurich, Switzerland, June 2-4, 2010.

J. J. Carbajo, G. L. Yoder, and S. H. Kim, RELAP5 Model of the Vacuum Vessel Primary Heat Transfer System, ORNL/TM-2010/52 (US ITER 12103-TD0002-R00), Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tenn., May 2010.

D. L. Moses and W. R. Corwin, Supplemental Report on Nuclear Safeguards Considerations for the Pebble Bed Modular Reactor (PBMR), ORNL/TM-2010/244, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tenn., May 2010.

D. Chandler, G. I. Maldonado, and T. Primm, "Validation of a Monte Carlo based depletion methodology via High Flux Isotope Reactor HEU post-irradiation examination measurements," Nuclear Engineering and Design 240(5), 1033-1042, May 2010.

A. A. Abdou et al., "CFD Modeling of Gas Bubbles in Experimental Liquid Mercury Spallation Targets," Proc. of the 7th International Conference on Multiphase Flow, Tampa, Fla., May 30 – June 4, 2010.

B. T. Rearden, "Verification Methods for the SCALE Code System," Proc. Verification and Validation for Nuclear Systems Analysis Workshop II, North Myrtle Beach, S.C., May 24-28, 2010.

D. Chandler, G. I. Maldonado, R. T. Primm III, “Startup Reactivity Accountability Attributed to Isotopic Transmutations in the Irradiated Beryllium Reflector of the High Flux Isotope Reactor,” Proc. PHYSOR 2010, Advances in Reactor Physics to Power the Nuclear Renaissance, Pittsburgh, Pa., May 9-14, 2010.

M. D. DeHart, M. L. Williams, and S. M. Bowman, “Parallel Computing in SCALE,” Proc. PHYSOR 2010, Advances in Reactor Physics to Power the Nuclear Renaissance, Pittsburgh, Pa., May 9-14, 2010.

D. Ilas and J. Gehin, “HTTR Fuel Block Simulations with SCALE,” Proc. PHYSOR 2010, Advances in Reactor Physics to Power the Nuclear Renaissance, Pittsburgh, Pa., May 9-14, 2010.

G. Ilas, “On SCALE Validation for PBR Analysis,” Proc. PHYSOR 2010, Advances in Reactor Physics to Power the Nuclear Renaissance, Pittsburgh, Pa., May 9-14, 2010.

K. Korsah, M. D. Muhlheim, M. S. Cetiner, and W. P. Poore, III, An Investigation of Digital Instrumentation and Control Failure Modes, ORNL/TM-2010/32, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tenn., April 2010.

S. M. Bowman and I. C. Gauld, OrigenArp Primer: How to Perform Isotopic Depletion and Decay Calculations with SCALE/ORIGEN, ORNL/TM-2010/43, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tenn., April 2010.

E. D. Collins, G. D. DelCul, J. E. Rushton, and K. A. Williams, A Practical Solution to Used Nuclear Fuel Treatment to Enable Sustained Nuclear Energy and Recovery of Vital Materials, April 2010, ORNL/TM-2010/81, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tenn., April 2010.

L. C. Leal, H. Derrien, K. H. Guber, and G. Arbanas, "Evaluation of the Chromium Resonance Parameter Covariance," Proc. of the ND2010 – International Conference on Nuclear Data for Science and Technology, JeJu Island, South Korea, April 26-30, 2010.

K. H. Guber, P. E. Koehler, D. Wiarda, and J. A. Harvey, "Neutron Cross-Section Measurements on Structural Materials at ORELA," Proc. of the ND2010 - International Conference on Nuclear Data for Science and Technology, JeJu Island, South Korea, April 26-30, 2010.

H. Akkurt, K. B. Bekar, and K. F. Eckerman, “Estimation of Patient and Physician Doses in Interventional Cardiology Using ICRP Male Phantom and Hybrid Phantom VOXMAT,” Proc. American Nuclear Society Radiation Protection and Shielding Division 2010 Topical Meeting, Las Vegas, Nev., April 18-23, 2010, on CD-ROM.

K. B. Bekar, J. C. Wagner, and T. M. Evans, “Testing MCNP-BRL for Nuclear Vulnerability Assessment with the M60A1 Tank,” Proc. American Nuclear Society Radiation Protection and Shielding Division 2010 Topical Meeting, Las Vegas, Nev., April 18-23, 2010, on CD-ROM.

E. D. Blakeman, “HFIR dpa-Rate Calculations Using Hybrid Monte Carlo/Discrete Ordinates,” Proc. American Nuclear Society Radiation Protection and Shielding Division 2010 Topical Meeting, Las Vegas, Nev., April 18-23, 2010, on CD-ROM.

E. D. Blakeman, “Photon Skyshine Experiment Benchmark,” Proc. American Nuclear Society Radiation Protection and Shielding Division 2010 Topical Meeting, Las Vegas, Nev., April 18-23, 2010, on CD-ROM.

T. M. Evans, “Denovo-A New Parallel Discrete Transport Code for Radiation Shielding Applications,” Proc. American Nuclear Society Radiation Protection and Shielding Division 2010 Topical Meeting, Las Vegas, Nev., April 18-23, 2010, on CD-ROM.

A. M. Ibrahim et al., “Improving the SN Adjoint Source and Geometry Representation Capabilities in the SCALE Hybrid Shielding Analysis Sequence," Proc. American Nuclear Society Radiation Protection and Shielding Division 2010 Topical Meeting, Las Vegas, Nev., April 18-23, 2010, on CD-ROM.

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G. Radulescu and E. D. Blakeman, “Iodine-125 Brachytherapy Seed Benchmark,” Proc. American Nuclear Society Radiation Protection and Shielding Division 2010 Topical Meeting, Las Vegas, Nev., April 18-23, 2010, on CD-ROM.

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