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IAEA0827 BEAT.
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IAEA0827 BEAT.

BEAT, Reactor Response and Reactivity Analysis

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1. NAME OR DESIGNATION OF PROGRAM:  BEAT.
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2. COMPUTERS
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Program name Package id Status Status date
BEAT IAEA0827/01 Tested 01-OCT-1976

Machines used:

Package ID Orig. computer Test computer
IAEA0827/01 IBM 370 series IBM 370 series
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3. NATURE OF PHYSICAL PROBLEM SOLVED

Reactor response analysis for a given reactivity input, and the inverse problem.
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4. METHOD OF SOLUTION:  Serial development (see report).
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5. RESTRICTIONS ON THE COMPLEXITY OF THE PROBLEM:  Number of harmonics - 15.
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6. TYPICAL RUNNING TIME:  15 seconds for each case.
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7. UNUSUAL FEATURES OF THE PROGRAM:  Transfer function, power and resolution in harmonics.
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8. RELATED OR AUXILIARY PROGRAMS: RELATED AND AUXILIARY PROGRAMS
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9. STATUS
Package ID Status date Status
IAEA0827/01 01-OCT-1976 Tested at NEADB
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10. REFERENCES
IAEA0827/01, included references:
- C. Grant and J. Porto:
  "BEAT" FORTRAN Code for Neutron Kinetics
  Comision Nacional de la Energia Atomica, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
- J. Porto:
  Analysis of Dynamic Perturbations in the RA-2 Zero Power Reactor
  Reprint from Annals of Nuclear Science and Engineering, Vol. 1,
  pp. 567 to 572 (1974).
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11. MACHINE REQUIREMENTS:  100 kbytes of main storage.
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12. PROGRAMMING LANGUAGE(S) USED
Package ID Computer language
IAEA0827/01 FORTRAN-IV
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13. OPERATING SYSTEM OR MONITOR UNDER WHICH PROGRAM IS EXECUTED:  IBM 370 OS.
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14. OTHER PROGRAMMING OR OPERATING INFORMATION OR RESTRICTIONS

ANY OTHER PROGRAMMING OR OPERATING INFORMATION OR RESTRICTIONS
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15. NAME AND ESTABLISHMENT OF AUTHOR

C. Grant and J. Porto
Comision Nacional de la Energia Atomica
Buenos Aires
Argentina
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16. MATERIAL AVAILABLE
IAEA0827/01
File name File description Records
IAEA0827_01.001 SOURCE PROGRAM (F4) EBCDIC 650
IAEA0827_01.002 SAMPLE PROBLEM INPUT DATA 21
IAEA0827_01.003 SAMPLE PROBLEM PRINTED OUTPUT 66
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17. CATEGORIES
  • E. Space-Independent Kinetics

Keywords: perturbation theory, reactivity, transfer functions.