International Journal of Nuclear Energy / 2014 / Article / Tab 4

Research Article

Sensitivity Analysis of the TRIGA IPR-R1 Reactor Models Using the MCNP Code

Table 4

Difference between the calculation and experimental data (ED).

Inserted control rod Case  1EDDifference

Shim0.99603−0.003990.99418−0.005850.001850.00186
Safety0.99741−0.002600.99615−0.003860.001260.00126
Regulating1.018090.017771.014340.014140.003750.00363
No rods1.022360.021871.018590.018250.003770.00362

Inserted control rodCase  2EDDifference

Shim0.98772−0.012430.99418−0.00585−0.00646−0.00658
Safety0.98914−0.010980.99615−0.00386−0.00701−0.00712
Regulating1.010160.010061.014340.01414−0.00418−0.00408
No rods1.014110.013911.018590.01825−0.00448−0.00434

Inserted control rodCase  3EDDifference

Shim0.99644−0.003570.99418−0.005850.002260.00228
Safety0.99805−0.001950.99615−0.003860.001900.00191
Regulating1.018510.018171.014340.014140.004170.00403
No rods1.023000.022481.018590.018250.004410.00423

Inserted control rodCase  4EDDifference

Shim0.98479−0.015440.99418−0.00585−0.00939−0.00959
Safety0.98627−0.013920.99615−0.00386−0.00988−0.01006
Regulating1.007020.006971.014340.01414−0.00732−0.00717
No rods1.011260.011131.018590.01825−0.00733−0.00712

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