Workshop on Nuclear Data and Uncertainty Quantification

 

Culham Centre for Fusion Energy
Culham Science Centre
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
OX14 3BD United Kingdom

 

Tuesday 24th of January 2012

 

8:45 – 9:00

J-Ch Sublet

Welcome, practical details

9:00 – 9:30

Tanguy Courau

EDF's needs related to nuclear data, and associated requirements

9:30 – 10:00

Richard Hiles

Developing a Practical Approach to Calculating Uncertainties in Physics Calculations

10:00 -10:30

Michael Moxon

What do we observe

10:30 – 10:45

 

Coffee break

10:45 – 11:15

Robert W Mills

Fission product yield uncertainties and their propagation to decay heat estimates

11:15 – 11:45

Oscar Cabellos

Importance of Nuclear Data Uncertainties in Criticality and Burnup Calculations for LWR

11:45 – 12:15

Oliver Buss

NUDUNA - Nuclear Data Uncertainty Analysis for Criticality Safety

12:15 – 14:00

 

Lunch

14:00 – 14:30

Wayne Arter

Sensitivity Analysis Techniques in activation-transmutation calculation

14:30 – 15:00

Carlos J. Diez de la Obra

Comparison of Monte Carlo uncertainty propagation methods in activation calculations

15:00 – 15:30

J-Ch Sublet

Variances in Activation-Transmutation Processes

15:30 – 15:45

 

Coffee break

15:45 – 16:15

James Eastwood

Uncertainty treatment in FISPACT-II

16:15 – 16:45

Andrew Davis

HERMES, Monte Carlo the next step

16:45 – 17:15

Bjorn Becker

Variance-Covariance data of experimental observables in the resonance region

19:30

 

Workshop Dinner

 

Wednesday 25th of January 2012

 

8:45 – 9:30

Dan Ayres

Uncertainty Propagation with Stochastic Projection Schemes

 

9:00 – 9:30

J-Ch Sublet

Processing, format uncertainties

 

9:30 – 10:00

Mark Gilbert

Implications of neutron transport and inventory calculations for the structural integrity of a fusion reactor

 

10:00 -10:30

Andrew Davis

Computational Monte Carlo Verification

 

10:30 – 10:45

 

Coffee break

 

11:45 – 11:15

Arjan Koning

Innovative nuclear simulations with Total Monte Carlo: Reproducibility, QA and uncertainty propagation

 

11:15 – 11:45

Dimitri Rochman

Nuclear data of the future: daring selection via adjustment and Total Monte Carlo

 

11:45 – 12:15

Markus Klein

 

XSUSA: A tool to investigate the influence of nuclear data covariance on reactor core calculations

 

12:15 – 14:00

 

Lunch

 

14:00 – 15:30

 

Discussion sessions, CCFE Colloquium 1pm-2pm HOW Room: How Atomic Scale Simulation Can Help Address Nuclear Fuels Challenges” Prof. Robin Grimes, Imperial College, London

 

15:30 – 16:00

 

Coffee break