10th Serpent User Group Meeting

from Tuesday, 27 October 2020 (16:00) to Friday, 30 October 2020 (18:30)
Zoom

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
27 Oct 2020
28 Oct 2020
29 Oct 2020
30 Oct 2020
AM
09:00
Technical Session: New features in Serpent (until 11:30) ()
09:00 Recent progress in Serpent development - Prof. Jaakko Leppänen (VTT)   ()
09:30 Recent progress in Kraken development - Dr Ville Valtavirta (VTT)   ()
10:00 --- Coffee break ---
10:30 Functional expansion tally-based features in Serpent 2 - Ana Jambrina (LUT University)   ()
11:00 Implementation of Involutes in Serpent - Christian Reiter   ()
11:30 --- Lunch break ---
09:00
Technical Session: Multi-Physics (until 11:00) ()
09:00 Coupled Serpent / Ansys CFX calculations - Kaltrina Shehu   ()
09:30 Multi-physics coupling between Serpent and COMSOL - Chunyu Liu (TUM)   ()
10:00 Serpent multiphysics calculations for transient analysis in LWR - Diego Ferraro (KIT)   ()
10:30 --- Coffee break ---
11:00
Technical Session: MSR (until 12:00) ()
11:00 The ACU Molten Salt Research Reactor - Jonathan Scherr (Abilene Christian University)   ()
11:15 Precursor drift in molten salt reactors - Olga Negri   ()
11:30 Implementaion of arithmetric operations in the Serpent Input - Armin Seubert   ()
11:45 Material Flows and On-line Reprocessing in Serpent - Luke Seifert (The University of Illinois)   ()
09:00
Technical Session: Miscellaneous (until 11:30) ()
09:00 Serpent model of W7-X stellarator for 14.1 MeV neutrons - Simppa Äkäslompolo (Aalto University)   ()
09:30 First steps at FRM II to use Serpent in medical applications - Daniel Bonete Wiese (TUM)   ()
10:00 --- Coffee break ---
10:30 Application of Serpent 2 for fuel debris neutronic modeling - Pavel Pugachev (Moscow Engineering Physics Institute)   ()
11:00 Accelerating Surface Tracking via Distance Caching - Mikolaj Kowalski (University of Cambridge)   ()
11:30 --- Lunch break ---
PM
16:00
Welcome Session (until 18:00) ()
16:00 --- Get Together and Technical Test ---
16:30 The mission of MLZ and FRM II - Prof. Peter Müller-Buschbaum (TU München, Physik-Department, LS Funktionelle Materialien)   ()
17:00 The Conversion Program at the FRM II - Prof. Winfried Petry (FRM II - TUM)   ()
17:30 Greetings from the Serpent developer team - Prof. Jaakko Leppänen (VTT)   ()
13:00
Technical Session: Fast Reactors (until 15:00) ()
13:00 Serpent application to Neutronics Benchmark of CEFR Start-Up Tests - Simone Di Pasquale (N.IN.E.)   ()
13:30 China Experimental Fast Reactor (CEFR): transient simulation of the control rod drop experiments with Serpent - Emil Fridman (HZDR)   ()
14:00 Comparison of ENDF/B-VII.1, ENDF/B-VIII.0, and JEFF-3.3 as applied to SA&UC of China Experimental Fast Reactor (CEFR) - Emil Fridman (HZDR)   ()
14:10 New internal plotter in Serpent - Prof. Jaakko Leppänen (VTT)   ()
14:20 Dynamic Plotter in Serpent   ()
14:30 --- Coffee break ---
15:00
Technical Session: Group constants (until 16:30) ()
15:00 Microscopic depletion with Serpent - Antti Rintala (VTT)   ()
15:30 Triangle-based Quasi-diffusion Nodal Solver Employing Serpent’s Homogenized Group Constants - Rizki Oktavian (Purdue University)   ()
16:00 Serpent2/POLCA8 3D Single-Channel Benchmark - Petri Tom Forslund Guimarães (Westinghouse Electric Sweden AB)   ()
16:30 Virtual Group Photo   ()
12:00 --- Lunch break ---
13:00
Technical Session: Burnup (until 15:30) ()
13:00 Validation calculations for Serpent full-core pin-by-pin burnup in Light Water Reactors - Manuel García (KIT)   ()
13:30 Code-to-code depletion benchmark to test the novel SERPENT2 capabilities while utilizing different energy deposition models - Augusto Hernandez Solis (SCK-CEN)   ()
14:00 --- Coffee break ---
14:30 Use of Serpent Monte-Carlo code for development of 3D full-scale models and analysis of spent fuel quivers - Vaibhav Mishra (Uppsala Universitet)   ()
15:00 Effect of spatial and time discretization parameters on calculated PWR spent fuel observables - Gašper Žerovnik (EC-JRC Geel)   ()
18:00 Virtual Social Event   ()
13:00
Technical Session: Miscellaneous (until 17:00) ()
13:00 High Flux Reactor conversion to LEU - Davide Portinari (ILL)   ()
13:30 Calibration of neutron detectors at ASDEX Upgrade - Monika Koleva (IPP)   ()
14:00 --- Coffee break ---
14:30 Core Power Distribution Sensitivity - Pamela Lopez (LPSC-CNRS/EDF)   ()
15:30 Benchmarking Serpent 2 for fusion neutronics applications - Alex Valentine (UK Atomic Energy Authority)   ()
16:00 --- Coffee break ---
16:30 TVA Watts Bar Unit 1 Modeling with Serpent 2.1.31 - Pascal Rouxelin (North Carolina State University)   ()
17:00 Closure & Adjourn   ()