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Title: US-Japan Cooperative Program on neutron scattering

Abstract

The US-Japan Cooperative Program on Neutron Scattering was implemented through arrangements by the United States Department of Energy with the Science and Technology Agency (STA) and the Ministry of Science, Education, and Culture (Monbusho) of Japan. It involves research collaboration in neutron scattering by Japanese scientists with scientists at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) and Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL) and the construction of new neutron scattering equipment at both laboratories with funds provided by the Japanese government. The United States provides neutrons in exchange for the new equipment, and other costs of the program are equally shared by the two countries. The assignments of Japanese scientists to ORNL and BNL vary in length, but they correspond to about two person years annually at each laboratory. An equal number of US scientists also participate in the research program. The main research collaboration is centered around the new equipment provided by the Japanese, but other facilities are utilized when they are needed. The new equipment includes a new type of wide-angle diffractometer and equipment for maintaining extreme sample environments at ORNL and a sophisticated polarized-beam triple-axis spectrometer at BNL. 13 refs., 3 figs.

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Research Org.:
Oak Ridge National Lab., TN (USA); Brookhaven National Lab., Upton, NY (USA); USDOE, Washington, DC; Japan Atomic Energy Research Inst., Tokai, Ibaraki; Tokyo Univ. (Japan). Inst. for Solid State Physics
OSTI Identifier:
6113546
Report Number(s):
CONF-871004-1; IAEA-SM-300/050
ON: DE87014563; TRN: 87-034838
DOE Contract Number:
AC05-84OR21400
Resource Type:
Conference
Resource Relation:
Conference: International conference on the utilization of multi-purpose research reactors and related international co-operation, Grenoble, France, 19 Oct 1987; Other Information: Portions of this document are illegible in microfiche products
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
73 NUCLEAR PHYSICS AND RADIATION PHYSICS; JAPAN; INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION; NEUTRON REACTIONS; RESEARCH PROGRAMS; US DOE; BNL; NEUTRON DIFFRACTOMETERS; NEUTRON SPECTROMETERS; ORNL; ASIA; BARYON REACTIONS; COOPERATION; DIFFRACTOMETERS; HADRON REACTIONS; MEASURING INSTRUMENTS; NATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS; NUCLEAR REACTIONS; NUCLEON REACTIONS; SPECTROMETERS; US AEC; US ERDA; US ORGANIZATIONS; 654003* - Radiation & Shielding Physics- Neutron Interactions with Matter

Citation Formats

Wilkinson, M.K., Blume, M., Stevens, D.K., Iizumi, M., and Yamada, Y. US-Japan Cooperative Program on neutron scattering. United States: N. p., 1987. Web.
Wilkinson, M.K., Blume, M., Stevens, D.K., Iizumi, M., & Yamada, Y. US-Japan Cooperative Program on neutron scattering. United States.
Wilkinson, M.K., Blume, M., Stevens, D.K., Iizumi, M., and Yamada, Y. Thu . "US-Japan Cooperative Program on neutron scattering". United States. doi:. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/6113546.
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abstractNote = {The US-Japan Cooperative Program on Neutron Scattering was implemented through arrangements by the United States Department of Energy with the Science and Technology Agency (STA) and the Ministry of Science, Education, and Culture (Monbusho) of Japan. It involves research collaboration in neutron scattering by Japanese scientists with scientists at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) and Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL) and the construction of new neutron scattering equipment at both laboratories with funds provided by the Japanese government. The United States provides neutrons in exchange for the new equipment, and other costs of the program are equally shared by the two countries. The assignments of Japanese scientists to ORNL and BNL vary in length, but they correspond to about two person years annually at each laboratory. An equal number of US scientists also participate in the research program. The main research collaboration is centered around the new equipment provided by the Japanese, but other facilities are utilized when they are needed. The new equipment includes a new type of wide-angle diffractometer and equipment for maintaining extreme sample environments at ORNL and a sophisticated polarized-beam triple-axis spectrometer at BNL. 13 refs., 3 figs.},
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year = {Thu Jan 01 00:00:00 EST 1987},
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