Accession Number : AD0699945

Title :   AUTOMATIC COMPUTATION OF IMPORTANCE SAMPLING FUNCTIONS FOR MONTE CARLO TRANSPORT CODES - PHASE I.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : MATHEMATICAL APPLICATIONS GROUP INC WHITE PLAINS N Y

Personal Author(s) : Eriksson,B. ; Hui,S. ; Kalos,M. H. ; Spielberg,D. ; Steinberg,H.

Report Date : JAN 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 55

Abstract : Methods for the automatic generation of importance sampling functions for three-dimensional Monte Carlo radiation transport codes were developed, based on fast computation of approximate solutions of the adjoint transport equation. Computer implementation was carried out for the one-dimensional case. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*GAMMA RAYS, TRANSPORT PROPERTIES), MONTE CARLO METHOD, APPROXIMATION(MATHEMATICS), ALGORITHMS, GAMMA RAY SCATTERING, INTEGRAL EQUATIONS, RECURSIVE FUNCTIONS, COMPUTER PROGRAMMING

Subject Categories : Nuclear Physics & Elementary Particle Physics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE