Neutron-production double-differential cross sections from heavy-ion interactions

D. Satoh, D. Moriguchi, T. Kajimoto, Y. Koba, Y. Nakamura, N. Shigyo, M. Ueyama, Y. Uozumi, M. Yoshioka, N. Matsufuji, M. Takada, T. Sanami

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The existing data of neutron-production double-differential cross sections on C, Cu, and Pb targets bombarded with heavy-ions from He to Xe at 230-600 MeV/nucleon were revised by using a new set on neutron-detection efficiency values of an NE213-type liquid organic scintillator calculated with SCINFUL-QMD. The revised data were compared with the experimental data obtained by our new measurements, and the predictions of the Monte-Carlo particle transport codes, PHITS, FLUKA, MCNPX, and Geant4. While the revised and new experimental data showed good agreement, the Monte-Carlo codes failed to reproduce the high-energy peaks in the forward angular region.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1741-1744
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of the Korean Physical Society
Issue number23
Publication statusPublished - Aug 2011

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  • Physics and Astronomy(all)


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