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by Jaakko Leppänen
Wed Mar 24, 2010 9:17 pm
Forum: Manual
Topic: Updates in manual (Version March 24, 2010)
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Views: 5814

Updates in manual (Version March 24, 2010)

I have made a few changes and additions in the Serpent User's Manual (http://montecarlo.vtt.fi/download/Serpent_manual.pdf): 1) New surface types: While updating the source code to version 1.1.10, I noticed that some of the existing surface types were missing a description in the manual. These surfa...
by Jaakko Leppänen
Tue Mar 23, 2010 8:20 pm
Forum: Updates
Topic: Base versions and updating
Replies: 0
Views: 6055

Base versions and updating

Serpent is a relatively new code and still under constant development. Updates containing bug fixes and new features are distributed to users by e-mail. If you are still using one of the base versions listed below, and haven't received the updates, send me e-mail and I will add you in the mailing li...
by Jaakko Leppänen
Tue Mar 23, 2010 7:04 pm
Forum: Bug reports
Topic: Known issues (Updated August 14, 2013)
Replies: 11
Views: 22604

Known issues (Updated August 14, 2013)

There are several known problems and limitations that do not affect most calculations, but may become a problem in some particular case. If you suspect a new bug or encounter any unexpected behavior, report it by starting a new thread. This topic is reserved for discussion concerning the confirmed p...
by Jaakko Leppänen
Sat Mar 20, 2010 1:15 am
Forum: Misc. topics
Topic: Welcome to the Serpent discussion forum!
Replies: 2
Views: 6525

Welcome to the Serpent discussion forum!

This forum is intended for students and professionals in the nuclear field, who are using or interested in the Serpent Monte Carlo reactor physics burnup calculation code (see http://montecarlo.vtt.fi). Unfortunately I had to disable guest posting to reduce spamming, so you need to register in order...
by Jaakko Leppänen
Fri Mar 19, 2010 9:36 pm
Forum: Methods
Topic: Methodological references
Replies: 1
Views: 2919

Methodological references

The methodology section in the Serpent User's Manual is still blank. This is mainly because I have been either too lazy or too busy to write it. There are, however, some references where you can find descriptions of some of the most important calculation routines. A detailed description of PSG, the ...
by Jaakko Leppänen
Fri Mar 19, 2010 5:44 am
Forum: Events and publications
Topic: Monte Carlo workshop at PHYSOR 2010, May 9-14 2010
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Monte Carlo workshop at PHYSOR 2010, May 9-14 2010

I am giving a presentation about Serpent at the Monte Carlo workshop held on Sunday May 9 at PHYSOR 2010 conference in Pittsburgh, PA, 9-14 May 2010 (see http://physor2010.org/).
by Jaakko Leppänen
Fri Mar 19, 2010 5:38 am
Forum: Events and publications
Topic: Poster presentation at ND2010, 26-30 May 2010
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Views: 2981

Poster presentation at ND2010, 26-30 May 2010

I'm having a poster presentation at the ND2010 conference in Jeju, Korea, 26-30 May 2010 (see http://www.nd2010.org/). The topic of the paper is "New Data Processing Features in the Serpent Monte Carlo Code" . I am the co-author, and the corresponding author is Tuomas Viitanen from Helsinki Universi...