OECD/NEA Data Bank 

Computer Program Service (CPS) E-Newsletter

No. 13, April 2003 

Computer Program Service of the OECD/NEA Data Bank


  1. New computer codes & related information
  2. Integral Experiments
  3. Workshops, Training Courses & Tutorials, Meetings
The most recently acquired computer codes and data are: 
Identification Name Description
NEA-1641 SONATINA Predicts Behaviour of Prismatic HTGR Core under Seismic Excitation (Now tested)
NEA-1685 IFPE/IFA-597.3 centre-line temperature, fission gas release and clad elongation at high burn-up (60-62 MWd/kg) (Revised) 
IAEA1399 ZZ-TH-N-CAPTURE-RI&G Thermal Neutron Capture Cross Sections Resonance Integrals and G-Factors (New) 
IAEA1395 XNWLUP2.0 Graphical user interface to plot WIMS-D library multigroup cross sections (Now tested)
NEA-1687 IRPHE/B&W-SS-LATTICE Spectral Shift Reactor Lattice Experiments (New Edition)
NEA-1648 IFPE/TRANS-RAMP Fuel behaviour data from PWR/BWR TRANS-RAMP I, II, IV experiments (New)
NEA-1553 SINBAD FUSION Neutronics Benchmark Experiments (New Edition)
NEA-1406 TOPICS-B Neutron and Gamma Cross-Sections Library Handling in FIDO Format (Now tested)
USCD1207 PHREEQC Modeling of Geochemical Reactions, Calculation of pH, REDOX Potential (Now tested)

Note: All computer codes with documentation documentation are now distributed exclusively in electronic form either on  CD-ROM or via FTP. No paper copies of manuals are provided. 

For more details see weekly updated list (on Mondays) 

Integral Experiments Data for Model and Code Validation

Compilations and evaluations have been updated concerning the :

Workshops, Training Courses & Tutorials completed in 2003: 

Workshops, Training Courses & Tutorials planned for 2003: 

The proposed courses, tutorials etc. will be held depending on user interest and participation.

Meetings Sponsored by the Nuclear Science Committee & Data Bank

Meetings scheduled for the next two years and of interest to clients of the Computer Program Service 

In particular we signal here:

News from the OECD Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA) 

The latest issue of the NEA online bulletin.