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Abstract

This paper presents the results of sensitivity studies aiming to assess the impact of AISI 316 ITER structural materials compositon on the activation characteristics of the in-vessel components. The influence of the protective layer material, namely beryllium, carbon fibre composite, and tungsten, is also anlaysed and discussed. The ANITA-2 and the FISPACT-3 activation codes are used, with updated cross sections and decay data libraries based on EAF-3 evaluation files. The 1D-Sn XSDRNPM-S transport code, using the 171 group VITAMIN-C library based on EFF-2 data, is used to produce the flux-weighted spectrum needed for the activation calculations. The outline design of ITER defined in the Fourth Meeting of the Technology Advisory Committee is considered for the assessment.

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Authors: CAMBI G, Universita degli Studi di Bologna, Department of Physics (IT);CEPRAGA D G, ENEABologna (IT);ROCCO P, JRC Ispra (IT);ZUCCHETT N, Politecnico di Torino (IT)
Bibliographic Reference: Paper presented: 7th International Conference on Fusion Reactor Materials, Obninsk (SU), September 25-29, 1995
Availability: Available from (1) as Paper EN 39467 ORA
Record Number: 199610099 / Last updated on: 1996-02-16
Category: PUBLICATION
Original language: en
Available languages: en