NEA Data Bank Training Courses and Workshops

The Data Bank organises training courses and workshop on the widely used computer programs for particle transport and interactions, nuclear data processing and thermodynamic data collection and assessment.

Upcoming events

Date Class Registration-Payment Fees Location
28 January-1 February 2019 Electron-Photon Transport Modelling with PENELOPE
Course description
Registration form 1000 EUR Barcelona, Spain
4-8 March 2019 SCALE/Keno-Mavric
Course description
Registration form 2000 EUR Paris, France
11-15 March 2019 SCALE/ORIGEN
Course description
Registration form 2000 EUR Paris, France
April 2019 FLUKA course
Registration opening soon ALBA Synchrotron, Barcelona, Spain
1-5 April 2019 MCNP6® Introduction
Registration opening soon 2200 EUR Paris, France
8-12 April 2019 MCNP6® Intermediate
Registration opening soon 2200 EUR Paris, France
19-21 June 2019 FISPACT-II, Inventory Simulation Platform for Nuclear Observables and Materials Science
Course description
Registration opening soon 600 EUR Paris, France
16-20 September 2019 PHITS, Monte-Carlo particle and heavy ion transport code system
Registration opening in Spring 2019 500 EUR Paris, France
7-11 October 2019 MCNP6® Intermediate CLOUD
Registration opening in Spring 2019 2200 EUR Paris, France
14-18 October 2019 MCNP6® Advanced
Variance and Reduction
Registration opening in Spring 2019 2200 EUR Paris, France
18-22  November 2019 FLUKA Advanced Course and Workshop
Registration opening in Spring 2019 550 EUR Paris, France

The fee includes the training course, luncheons and coffee breaks.

Class sizes are limited and workshops may be cancelled if minimum enrollment is not obtained one month prior to the workshop. Workshop fees paid are refundable up to one month before each class.




NEA Data Bank training courses and workshop offering


  • ABNTT, analytical benchmarks: case studies in neutron transport theory
  • FISPACT-II, inventory simulation platform for nuclear observables and materials science
  • FLUKA, Monte Carlo general purpose tool for calculations of particle transport and interactions with matter
  • MCNP
  • NJOY2016, a nuclear data processing system for converting evaluated nuclear data into libraries for applications calculations
  • Electron-photon transport modelling with PENELOPE physics, code structure and operation. The PENELOPE manual is available here
  • PHITS Monte-Carlo particle and heavy ion transport code system
  • SCALE
  • Thermodynamic data collection and assessment, more information on the Thermochemical Database Project here
  • TRIPOLI 3D general purpose continuous energy Monte Carlo transport code

  • Last modified: 14 November 2018