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Title: SIMULATION OF CARGO CONTAINER INTERROGATION BY D-D NEUTRONS

Abstract

High fidelity, three-dimensional computer models based on a CAD drawing of an intermodal cargo container, representative payload objects, and detector array panels were developed to simulate the underlying physical events taking place during active interrogation. These computer models are used to assess the performance of interrogation systems with different sources and detection schemes. In this presentation, we will show that the use oversimplified models, such as analyzing homogenized payloads only, can lead to errors in determining viable approaches for interrogation.

Authors:
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Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Ernest Orlando Lawrence Berkeley NationalLaboratory, Berkeley, CA (US)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Director, Office of Science
OSTI Identifier:
918634
Report Number(s):
LBNL-61696
R&D Project: Z2IS24; BnR: YN1901000; TRN: US0805870
DOE Contract Number:
DE-AC02-05CH11231
Resource Type:
Conference
Resource Relation:
Conference: Joint International Topical Meeting onMathematics&Computation and Supercomputing in Nuclear Applications(M&C + SNA 2007), Monterey, California, April 15-19,2007
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
73 NUCLEAR PHYSICS AND RADIATION PHYSICS; CARGO; COMPUTERS; CONTAINERS; DETECTION; NEUTRONS; PERFORMANCE; SIMULATION; active interrogation deuterium neutron transportmodeling

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Lou, Tak Pui, and Antolak, Arlyn. SIMULATION OF CARGO CONTAINER INTERROGATION BY D-D NEUTRONS. United States: N. p., 2007. Web.
Lou, Tak Pui, & Antolak, Arlyn. SIMULATION OF CARGO CONTAINER INTERROGATION BY D-D NEUTRONS. United States.
Lou, Tak Pui, and Antolak, Arlyn. Thu . "SIMULATION OF CARGO CONTAINER INTERROGATION BY D-D NEUTRONS". United States. doi:. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/918634.
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