OECD/NEA Data Bank

Computer Program Service (CPS) E-Newsletter

No. 33, May 2007

Reminder:Requests for computer codes acquired from RSICC under the new co-operative arrangement (signed on 10 April, 2006) have to undergo an additional screening procedure. End-users need to fill in FORMS in order to obtain a single user/single site licence for using such codes.

Computer Program Service of the OECD/NEA Data Bank


  1. New computer codes & relatedinformation
  2. Integral Experiments
  3. Workshops, training courses & tutorials, meetings

The most recently acquired or tested computer codes and data libraries are:

Identification Name Description
Computer Codes and associated Data Libraries
NEA-1708/05 ADEFTA 4.0 Atomic Densities for Transport Analysis (New Version)
PSR-0532/01 CEM03.01 Monte-Carlo Code system to calculate nuclear reactions in the framework of the improved cascade-exciton model (New)
CCC-0724/01 COG10 Multiparticle Monte Carlo Code System for Shielding and Criticality Use (New)
USCD1234/01 DRAGON 3.05D Reactor Cell Calculation System with Burnup (New)
ESTS1678/01 MCSLTT Monte Carlo Simulation of Light Transport in Tissue (New)
NEA-1676/07 ERRORJ-2.3 Multigroup covariance matrices generation from ENDF-6 format (New Version)
NEA-0915/03 COGEND Decay Data Generated in ENDF-6 Format (New Version)
NEA-1142/02 WADOSE Radiation Source in Vitrification Waste Storage Apparatus (New Version)
NEA-1727/01 BULK-I Radiation Shielding Tool for Proton Accelerator Facilities (Tested)
ESTS0551/01 TMAP4 Tritium Migration Analysis Program Version 4 (Tested)
IAEA1379/04 PREPRO2007 Data Preparation and Management, Subsidiary Calculations (ENDF Format) (New Version)
IAEA1421/01 ZZ-POINT-2007 Linearly interpolable ENDF/B-VII.0 data for 14 temperatures (New Version)
NEA-1787/01 ZZ-CRYO-S(A,B)-ACE1 Scattering law and continuous energy cross section library of materials at cryogenic temperatures (New)
NEA-1782/01 ZZ-FSXLIB-JD99 MCNP nuclear data library based on JENDL Dosimetry File 99 (New)
IAEA1398/03 ZZ-BOREHOLE-EB6.8-MG Multi group cross-section library for deterministic and Monte Carlo codes (New Version)
NEA-1730/02 ZZ-COV-15GROUP-2006 15-group cross section covariance matrix library (New Version)
NEA-1210/19 ZZ-HATCHES-18 Database for Radio Chemical Modelling (New Version)
Integral Experiments Data
NEA-1765/02 IRPHE2007-HANDBOOK International Handbook of Evaluated Reactor Physics Benchmark Experiments (New Edition) (Restricted Distribution)
NEA-1693/06 ZZ-V1000CT-1&2 VVER-1000 Main Coolant Pump Switching-on, Coolant Mixing Tests, Main Steam-Line Break Benchmarks (New Version) (Restricted Distribution)
NEA-1776/01 IFPE/PRIMO-BD8 Belgonucleaire and SCK-CEN PRIMO Ramped MOX Fuel Rod BD8 (New) (Restricted Distribution)
NEA-1773/01 IFPE/IFA-591 JAEA Power Ramp Tests of MOX Fuel Rods IFA-591 (New) (Restricted Distribution)
NEA-1777/01 IFPE/CANDU-IRDMR In-Reactor Diameter Measuring RIG EXP-FIO-118 and EXP-FIO-119 Fuel Behaviour under LOCA Conditions (New) (Restricted Distribution)
NEA-1783/01 IFPE/CANDU-FIO-131 CANDU experiment FIO-131 Fuel Behaviour under LOCA Conditions (New) (Restricted Distribution)
NEA-1517/80 SINBAD-RFNC-PHOTONS2 Measurement of Photon Leakage Spectra from Spherical and Hemispherical Samples of H2O, SiO2 and NaCl compounds with a Central 14-MeV Neutron Source (New) (Restricted Distribution)

For more details see daily updated list

Result of poll: We had inquired recently as to who among our clients can read disks in DVD format. The result was: 99% can.  Therefore in future both CD-ROMs and DVD will be recorded with the same compatible format.

Integral Experiments Data for Model and Code Validation:

Workshops, training courses and tutorials planned for 2007-2008

Schools / Courses / Workshops


Summer 2008

Training course on Penelope-2008.

Courses / Workshops held in 2006 and 2007

Meetings Sponsored by the Nuclear Science Committee & Data Bank


  • 15-19 April 2007
    SNA-2007 + M&C-2007, Joint International Topical Meeting on Mathematics & Computation and Supercomputing in Nuclear Applications
    Monterey Marriott, Monterey, California, USA
    General Chair: Tomas Diaz de la Rubia and Brian Wirth  (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory)
    Technical Program Chair: Jasmina Vujic  (University of California, Berkeley)
    Monterey, California, USA
  • 22-27 Avril 2007
    Nuclear Data Conference ND-2007
    Nice, France
    Contact:  nd2007@cea.fr
  • 28 May - 1st June 2007
    Eighth International Conference on Nuclear Criticality Safety - ICNC-2007
    "Pribaltiyskaya" Hotel, Saint Petersburg, Russian Federation
    Contact: Y. Rugama
  • 9-13 September 2007
    Boise, Idaho, USA
    Contact: Teri Ehresman


  • 13-17 April  2008
    Eleventh International Conference on Radiation Shielding (ICRS11) and Fifteenth Topical on Radiation Protection and Shielding (RPS15). Organiser: Georgia Institute of Technology, Callaway Gardens, Pine Mountain, Georgia, USA
  • 21-23 April 2009
    SATIF-9, Shielding Aspects of Accelerators, Targets and Irradiation Facilities -
    Spallation Neutron Source, SNS, 701 Scarboro Road, OAK RIDGE, TN, USA
  • 25-30 May 2008
    13th International Symposium on Reactor Dosimetry
    Akersloot, Netherlands
  • 14-18 September 2008
    PHYSOR-2008-Nuclear Power: A Sustainable Energy Resource
    Interlaken, Switzerland


  • 3-7 May 2009
    M&C-2009, ANS Mathematics and Computation Division
    Saratoga Springs, NY. USA
    Contact: Tom Sutton

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