Accession Number : AD0439583

Title :   PENETRATION OF NEUTRONS FROM A POINT FISSION SOURCE IN AIR; MOMENTS METHOD CALCULATION,

Corporate Author : NUCLEAR DEVELOPMENT CORP OF AMERICA WHITE PLAINS N Y

Personal Author(s) : Spielberg,D.

Report Date : 28 APR 1961

Pagination or Media Count : 32

Abstract : The spatial and energy distributions of neutrons from a point fission source in air were calculated by the moments method. The results were used to calculate the neutron and capture-gamma doses as functions of distance from the source. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*NEUTRONS, PENETRATION), (*FISSION NEUTRONS, AIR), ENERGY, DISTRIBUTION, FISSION, SOURCES, MOMENTS, DOSE RATE, FUNCTIONS(MATHEMATICS), DOSAGE, GAMMA RAYS, NEUTRON CAPTURE, NEUTRON CAPTURE GAMMA RAYS, FISSION PRODUCTS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE