Nuclear Energy Agency Online Bulletin
Covers new material for February 2002
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The March bulletin covers the following items:
Fission Gas Behaviour in Water Reactor Fuels
An International Peer Review of the Yucca Mountain Project
Comparison Calculations for an Accelerator-driven Minor Actinide Burner
GEOTRAP: Radionuclide Migration in Geologic Heterogeneous Media
ISOE - Information System on Occupational Exposure
Reversibility and Retrievability in Geologic Disposal of Radioactive Waste
Designers, utility executives, regulators and researchers from eighteen countries and four international organisations met in Paris on 18-20 February 2002 to identify safety issues of importance for advanced nuclear reactors, outline possible paths to resolve them, and define necessary research in this respect. More information is available at www.oecd-nea.org/news/2002/2002-03.html.
At an international forum held on 12-14 February 2002 in Sicily, Italy, the NEA together with the International Commission on Radiological Protection (ICRP), initiated an international process for the development of a new, broad-ranging policy on radiological protection of the environment. More information is available at www.oecd-nea.org/news/2002/2002-02.html.
New software packages available from the Data Bank
|22-FEB-2002||NEA-0329||WIMS,MULTIGRP REACTOR_LATTICE CALC FOR THERM_REACTOR & FAST_REACTOR (Now tested)|
|19-FEB-2002||NEA-1642||ZZ-ORLIBJ32, Data Libraries for ORIGEN2 code based on JENDL-3.2 (Now tested)|
|13-FEB-2002||NEA-1657||ANL-BPB, Argonne National Laboratory Code Center Benchmark Problem Book (Arrived)|
|13-FEB-2002||PSR-0158||SAMMY, Resonance Parameters from Experimental Neutron Cross Section by R-Matrix Theory (Arrived)|