# CERN Accelerating science

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# n_TOF Theses

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2022-07-07
17:56
 Design, prototyping, and thermo-mechanical modelling of a neutron spallation target impacted by high-energy proton-beam pulses in the n_TOF facility at CERN / Esposito, Raffaele This manuscript describes the design work and the R&D activities carried out for the third-generation neutron production target in the neutron Time-Of-Flight (n_TOF) facility at the European Laboratory for Particle Physics (CERN) [...] CERN-THESIS-2022-080 - Lausanne : EPFL, 2022-06-20. - 142 p.

2022-06-09
15:54
 Measurement of the $^{244}$Cm, $^{246}$Cm and $^{248}$Cm neutron-induced capture cross sections at the CERN n_TOF facility / Alcayne Aicua, Victor Accurate neutron capture cross section data for minor actinides (MAs) are required to estimate the production and transmutation rates of MAs in light water reactors, critical fast reactors like Gen-IV systems, and other innovative reactor systems such as accelerator driven systems (ADS) [...] CERN-THESIS-2022-060 - Madrid : Universidad Complutense, 2022-02-17. - 224 p.

2022-03-04
16:17
 Measurements of the $^{13}$C and $^{35}$Cl radiative neutron capture reaction cross sections / Bennett, Samuel Alexander CERN-THESIS-2022-015 -

2020-12-02
18:15
 Neutron capture cross section measurement of the heaviest s-process branching $^{204}$Tl and of $^{203}$Tl at CERN n_TOF / Casanovas Hoste, Adria Neutron capture cross sections are fundamental in the study of the slow neutron capture process of nucleosynthesis, also known as the s-process, which produces half of the observed solar system abundances of elements heavier than iron [...] CERN-THESIS-2020-215 - 225 p.

2020-11-24
14:31
 Study of the photon strength functions and level densities in the gamma decay following neutron capture on the isotopes 234U, 236U and 238U / Moreno Soto, Javier The knowledge of photon strength functions (PSF) and level densities (LD) are essential to model nuclear reactions and to obtain information on the gamma flux and intensities relevant for nuclear applications [...] CERN-THESIS-2020-199 2020UPASP033 ; tel-02998246. - Saclay, France : tel.archives-ouvertes.fr, 2020-11-10. - 124 p.

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2020-09-10
19:07
 Atomic Number and Gamma-ray Measurements from Neutron-induced Fission at the ILL and n_ToF / Sosnin, Nikolay The STEFF spectrometer was used at the Neutron Time-of-Flight facility (n_ToF) at CERN in 2016 to perform a 30-day long experimental campaign of measurements of fission fragments and gamma rays produced in $^{235}$U fission for a wide range of incident neutron energies [...] CERN-THESIS-2020-108 - 186 p.

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2020-08-28
14:24
 Measurement of the neutron capture cross-section of $^{235}$U at the n TOF facility / Balibrea Correa, Javier The first crucial ingredient of reactor and fuel cycle analysis is nuclear data [...] CERN-THESIS-2017-486 - 202 p.

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2020-02-28
11:25
 The n_TOF-EAR2 facility at CERN: neutron flux determination and $^{33}$S(n,$\alpha$)$^{30}$Si cross section measurement; implications in BNCT. / Sabate Gilarte, Marta The main aim of this project is the first measurement of the $^{33}$S(n,$\alpha$)$^{30}$Si cross section at the neutron time-of-flight n_TOF facility at CERN from few meV to10 keV, covering the existing lack of experimental data [...] CERN-THESIS-2017-481 - 200 p.

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2020-01-05
20:40
 Study of the $^{240}$Pu(n,f) and $^{237}$Np(n,f) reaction cross sections at the new experimental area (EAR2) of the CERN n_TOF facility / Stamatopoulos, Athanasios The research that was conducted in the framework of the present thesis dealt with the study of neutron-induced fission cross-sections, namely the $^{240}$Pu(n,f) and the $^{237}$Np(n,f) ones [...] CERN-THESIS-2019-260 - 284 p.

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2019-02-21
10:46
 Radiative neutron capture on $^{242}$Pu: addressing the target accuracies for innovative nuclear systems (Cross section measurements at the CERN n_TOF and BRR neutron beams from thermal to 500 keV) / Lerendegui Marco, Jorge A low-carbon energy oulook to mitigate the impact of climate change requires the progressive replacement of fossil fuel technologies by sources with low CO$_{2}$ emissions [...] CERN-THESIS-2018-361 - 252 p.

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