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Title: Methods and Procedures for Shielding Analyses for the SNS

In order to provide radiologically safe Spallation Neutron Source operation, shielding analyses are performed according to Oak Ridge National Laboratory internal regulations and to comply with the Code of Federal Regulations. An overview of on-going shielding work for the accelerator facility and neutrons beam lines, methods, used for the analyses, and associated procedures and regulations is presented. Methods used to perform shielding analyses are described as well.
Authors:
 [1] ;  [1] ;  [1] ;  [1] ;  [1]
  1. Oak Ridge National Lab. (ORNL), Oak Ridge, TN (United States). Spallation Neutron Source (SNS)
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1136354
DOE Contract Number:
AC05-00OR22725
Resource Type:
Conference
Resource Relation:
Conference: 12. International Conference on Radiation Shielding (ICRS-12), Nara (Japan), 2-7 Aug 2012; Related Information: Progress in Nuclear Science and Technology, Volume 4 (2014)
Research Org:
Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), Oak Ridge, TN (United States). Spallation Neutron Source
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE Office of Science (SC)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
43 PARTICLE ACCELERATORS; REGULATIONS; NEUTRON BEAMS; SHIELDING; ORNL; NEUTRON SOURCES; SPALLATION; ACCELERATOR FACILITIES