OneDimensional Lagrangian Code for Plasma Hydrodynamic Analysis of a Fusion Pellet Driven by Ion Beams.
Abstract
Version 00 The MEDUSAIB code performs implosion and thermonuclear burn calculations of an ion beam driven ICF target, based on onedimensional plasma hydrodynamics and transport theory. It can calculate the following values in spherical geometry through the progress of implosion and fuel burnup of a multilayered target. (1) Hydrodynamic velocities, density, ion, electron and radiation temperature, radiation energy density, Rs and burn rate of target as a function of coordinates and time, (2) Fusion gain as a function of time, (3) Ionization degree, (4) Temperature dependent ion beam energy deposition, (5) Radiation, particle and neutron spectra as a function of time.
 Publication Date:
 Research Org.:
 Oak Ridge National Lab. (ORNL), Oak Ridge, TN (United States)
 Sponsoring Org.:
 USDOE
 OSTI Identifier:
 1278649
 Report Number(s):
 MEDUSAIB; 004562MLTPL00
RSICC ID: C00505HM200
 DOE Contract Number:
 AC0500OR22725
 Resource Type:
 Software
 Software Revision:
 00
 Software Package Number:
 004562
 Software CPU:
 MLTPL
 Source Code Available:
 Yes
 Other Software Info:
 Owner Installation: UNIV OF TOKYO Contributors: University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan. MEDUSAIB code is based on the onedimensional Lagrangian hydrodynamic code MEDUSA for implosion and thermonuclear burn calculations. Collision probability method is used to solve neutron transport. The subroutines for this process has been taken from the MEDUSAPIJ (CCC349) code. The variable Eddington method is adopted to solve the multigroup radiation transport. The particle tracking method is used to solve both ion beam and particle transport. These transport processes can be considered only in spherical geometry. Implosion and thermonuclear burn calculations are carried out by performing these processes with controlled time steps. KEYWORDS: CTR; HYDRONAMICS; BURNUP
 Country of Publication:
 United States
Citation Formats
. OneDimensional Lagrangian Code for Plasma Hydrodynamic Analysis of a Fusion Pellet Driven by Ion Beams..
Computer software. Vers. 00. USDOE. 1 Dec. 1986.
Web.
. (1986, December 1). OneDimensional Lagrangian Code for Plasma Hydrodynamic Analysis of a Fusion Pellet Driven by Ion Beams. (Version 00) [Computer software].
. OneDimensional Lagrangian Code for Plasma Hydrodynamic Analysis of a Fusion Pellet Driven by Ion Beams..
Computer software. Version 00. December 1, 1986.
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