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Title: The evaluation of experimental data in fast range for n + 56Fe(n,inl)

Iron is one of the five materials selected for evaluation within the pilot international evaluation project CIELO. Analysis of experimental data for n+ 56Fe reaction is the basis for constraining theoretical calculations and eventual creation of the evaluated file. The detail analysis was performed for inelastic cross sections of neutron induced reactions with 56Fe in the fast range up to 20 MeV where there are significant differences among the main evaluated libraries, mainly caused by the different inelastic scattering cross section measurements. Gamma-ray production cross sections provide a way to gain experimental information about the inelastic cross section. Large discrepancies between experimental data for the 847-keV gamma ray produced in the 56Fe(n,n 1'γ) reaction were analyzed. In addition, experimental data for elastic scattering cross section between 9.41~11 MeV were used to deduce the inelastic cross section from the unitarity constrain.
Authors:
 [1] ;  [2] ;  [1] ;  [1] ;  [1] ;  [1] ;  [1] ;  [1] ;  [1]
  1. China Inst. of Atomic Energy, Beijing (China). China Nuclear Data Center. Science and Technology on Nuclear Data Lab.
  2. Brookhaven National Lab. (BNL), Upton, NY (United States). National Nuclear Data Center
Publication Date:
Report Number(s):
BNL-114781-2017-JAAM
Journal ID: ISSN 2100-014X
Grant/Contract Number:
SC0012704; 11505294
Type:
Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
EPJ Web of Conferences
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 146; Journal ID: ISSN 2100-014X
Publisher:
EDP Sciences
Research Org:
Brookhaven National Lab. (BNL), Upton, NY (United States); China Inst. of Atomic Energy, Beijing (China)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE; National Natural Science Foundation of China (NNSFC)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
46 INSTRUMENTATION RELATED TO NUCLEAR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY; 73 NUCLEAR PHYSICS AND RADIATION PHYSICS
OSTI Identifier:
1425128

Qian, Jing, Herman, M., Ge, Zhigang, Liu, Tingjin, Lu, Hanlin, Zhou, Zuying, Ruan, Xichao, Chen, Guochang, and Wang, Zhaohui. The evaluation of experimental data in fast range for n + 56Fe(n,inl). United States: N. p., Web. doi:10.1051/epjconf/201714602037.
Qian, Jing, Herman, M., Ge, Zhigang, Liu, Tingjin, Lu, Hanlin, Zhou, Zuying, Ruan, Xichao, Chen, Guochang, & Wang, Zhaohui. The evaluation of experimental data in fast range for n + 56Fe(n,inl). United States. doi:10.1051/epjconf/201714602037.
Qian, Jing, Herman, M., Ge, Zhigang, Liu, Tingjin, Lu, Hanlin, Zhou, Zuying, Ruan, Xichao, Chen, Guochang, and Wang, Zhaohui. 2017. "The evaluation of experimental data in fast range for n + 56Fe(n,inl)". United States. doi:10.1051/epjconf/201714602037. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1425128.
@article{osti_1425128,
title = {The evaluation of experimental data in fast range for n + 56Fe(n,inl)},
author = {Qian, Jing and Herman, M. and Ge, Zhigang and Liu, Tingjin and Lu, Hanlin and Zhou, Zuying and Ruan, Xichao and Chen, Guochang and Wang, Zhaohui},
abstractNote = {Iron is one of the five materials selected for evaluation within the pilot international evaluation project CIELO. Analysis of experimental data for n+56Fe reaction is the basis for constraining theoretical calculations and eventual creation of the evaluated file. The detail analysis was performed for inelastic cross sections of neutron induced reactions with 56Fe in the fast range up to 20 MeV where there are significant differences among the main evaluated libraries, mainly caused by the different inelastic scattering cross section measurements. Gamma-ray production cross sections provide a way to gain experimental information about the inelastic cross section. Large discrepancies between experimental data for the 847-keV gamma ray produced in the 56Fe(n,n1'γ) reaction were analyzed. In addition, experimental data for elastic scattering cross section between 9.41~11 MeV were used to deduce the inelastic cross section from the unitarity constrain.},
doi = {10.1051/epjconf/201714602037},
journal = {EPJ Web of Conferences},
number = ,
volume = 146,
place = {United States},
year = {2017},
month = {9}
}