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Validation of an MCNP5 to Mercury Input Translator

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Title: Validation of an MCNP5 to Mercury Input Translator
Author(s): Walsh, Jonathan; Chase, Lila
Contributor(s): McKinley, M. Scott; O'Brien, Matthew; Procassini, Richard; Booth, Tom; Iandola, Forrest
Subject(s): Particle transport Monte Carlo High-performance computing Verification Validation Mercury MCNP5 Visualization Volume Track Length
Abstract: A means for translating MCNP5 input files into a form that can be run by Mercury, a modern Monte Carlo particle transport code, will allow MCNP5 users to more easily take advantage of the high-performance computing benefits offered by Mercury. Any such translator must undergo a thorough validation process to ensure the accuracy of the translation. Presented below are various methods for, and the results of, the validation of a geometry translation using an MCNP5 to Mercury input translator.
Issue Date: 2010-08-12
Publisher: Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Technical Report
Citation Info: Walsh, Jonathan and Chase, Lila. Validation of an MCNP5 to Mercury Input Translator, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Report LLNL-POST-446354, (2010).
Series/Report: Report no. LLNL-POST-446354
Genre: Presentation / Lecture / SpeechTechnical ReportConference Poster
Type: TextImage
Language: English
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2142/17092
Publication Status: published or submitted for publication
Peer Reviewed: not peer reviewed
Sponsor: Lawrence Livermore National LaboratoryU.S. Department of EnergyDE-AC52-07NA27344
Date Available in IDEALS: 2010-09-16
 

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