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NEA-0673 ZZ-BABEL.
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NEA-0673 ZZ-BABEL.

ZZ BABEL, Multigroup Neutron Cross-Section Data Library for Fast Reactor Shield Calculation

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1. NAME OR DESIGNATION OF PROGRAM:  ZZ-BABEL.
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2. COMPUTERS
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Program name Package id Status Status date
ZZ-BABEL NEA-0673/01 Tested 16-JUL-1981

Machines used:

Package ID Orig. computer Test computer
NEA-0673/01 IBM 3033 IBM 3033
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3. DESCRIPTION OF PROBLEM OR FUNCTION


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  FORMAT: ANISN

  NUMBER OF GROUPS: 113 groups

NUCLIDES: Ni, Cr, Fe, Na, Mn, Cu, O, U, Ca, Al, Si, B, C, H, Mo, Pu, Ta, Be, Co, Ti, Gd, Mg, K, N, Pb, Li, Cd, Nb, Am, Zircaloy

  ORIGIN: ENDF/B-IV

  WEIGHTING SPECTRUM: yes

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ZZ-BABEL is a new multigroup neutron library for fast reactor shielding design. The library includes a response function file which has activation data, neutron energy release data (KERMA factors), gas production data, design and experiment-oriented response functions.
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4. METHOD OF SOLUTION:
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5. RESTRICTIONS ON THE COMPLEXITY OF THE PROBLEM:
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6. TYPICAL RUNNING TIME:
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7. UNUSUAL FEATURES OF THE PROGRAM:
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8. RELATED AND AUXILIARY PROGRAMS:
NEA-0673/01
BBLGENE             Cross Sections Data Management
Organisation like the format used for ANISN Code
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9. STATUS
Package ID Status date Status
NEA-0673/01 16-JUL-1981 Tested at NEADB
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10. REFERENCES

- V. Rado et al.:
  BABEL - A New Multi-Purpose and Gamma Library for Fast Reactor
  Shielding Deisgn
NEA-0673/01, included references:
-   "Utilisation de la bibliotheque"
-   Annexe: V. Rado, G. Reynaud, M. Salvatores, J.P. Trapp:
     "BABEL, A New Multi-purpose Neutron and Gamma Library for
      Fast Reactor Shielding Design"
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11. MACHINE REQUIREMENTS:
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12. PROGRAMMING LANGUAGE(S) USED
No specified programming language
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13. OPERATING SYSTEM UNDER WHICH PROGRAM IS EXECUTED:  OS/370.
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14. OTHER PROGRAMMING OR OPERATING INFORMATION OR RESTRICTIONS:
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15. NAME AND ESTABLISHMENT OF AUTHOR

          V. Rado
          CNEN
          Casaccia
          00060 Santa Maria di Galeria
          Rome
          Italy

          G. Reynaud, M. Salvatores and J. P. Trapp
          CEA
          Cadarache
          B.P. No. 1
          13115 Saint-Paul-lez-Durance
          France
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16. MATERIAL AVAILABLE
NEA-0673/01
File name File description Records
NEA0673_01.001 ZZ-BABEL X-SEC LIBRARY (BINARY) 2191
NEA0673_01.002 JCL 12
NEA0673_01.003 RETRIEVAL PROGRAM 718
NEA0673_01.004 OUTPUT 310
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17. CATEGORIES
  • J. Gamma Heating and Shield Design
  • Z. Data.

Keywords: fast reactors, group constants, libraries, multigroup, shielding.