Research Output 1973 2017

  • 930 Citations
  • 16 h-Index
  • 116 Article
  • 78 Conference contribution
  • 6 Chapter
  • 1 Letter
2017
radiative transfer
polarization
Radiative transfer
Polarization
Rayleigh scattering

Converged accelerated solution to the 1D radiative transport equation by the method of doubling

Ganapol, B. D. 2017 Propagation Through and Characterization of Atmospheric and Oceanic Phenomena, pcAOP 2017. OSA - The Optical Society, Vol. Part F49-pcAOP 2017

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Radiative transfer

Particle Transport in a 3D Duct by Adding and Doubling

Ganapol, B. D. Apr 16 2017 In : Journal of Computational and Theoretical Transport. 46, 3, p. 202-228 27 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Particle Transport
Doubling
ducts
Ducts
transmittance
2016
Acceleration of Convergence
Extrapolation
Iteration
iteration
extrapolation

A solution of the monoenergetic neutral particle transport equation for adjacent half-spaces with anisotropic scattering

Ganapol, B. D., Mostacci, D. & Previti, A. Jul 1 2016 In : Journal of Computational Physics. 316, p. 814-845 32 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

neutral particles
half spaces
scattering
Scattering
photographic developers

Development of a verification benchmark suite for the atr reactor physics upgrade

Ganapol, B. & Nigg, D. 2016 Physics of Reactors 2016, PHYSOR 2016: Unifying Theory and Experiments in the 21st Century. American Nuclear Society, Vol. 3, p. 2038-2049 12 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

reactor physics
Physics
education
advanced test reactors
Fourier series

Neutronic-Thermal hydraulic benchmark using the SKINATH point kinetics model

Ganapol, B., Dehart, M., Gleicher, F., Schunert, S. & Martineau, R. 2016 In : Transactions of the American Nuclear Society. 115, p. 600-603 4 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Operational readiness of the rattlesnake multidimensional neutron transport code

Ganapol, B. D., DeHart, M., Gleicher, F., Ougouag, A. M., Ortensi, J. & Martineau, R. 2016 Physics of Reactors 2016, PHYSOR 2016: Unifying Theory and Experiments in the 21st Century. American Nuclear Society, Vol. 3, p. 1759-1770 12 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

neutrons
Neutrons
ramps
complement
cross sections

Poiseuille channel flow by adding and doubling

Ganapol, B. D. Nov 15 2016 30th International Symposium on Rarefied Gas Dynamics, RGD 2016. American Institute of Physics Inc., Vol. 1786, 070009

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

channel flow
laminar flow
rarefied gases
eigenvectors
eigenvalues

The specific heat of liquid helium

Molinari, V., Mostacci, D. & Ganapol, B. D. Jul 8 2016 In : Journal of Computational and Theoretical Transport. 45, 3, p. 212-218 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

helium isotopes
Lennard-Jones potential
internal energy
liquid helium
specific heat

Wave Propagation in an Ideal Gas: First and Second Sound

Molinari, V., Mostacci, D. & Ganapol, B. D. Jun 6 2016 In : Journal of Computational and Theoretical Transport. 45, 4, p. 268-274 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Ideal Gas
Wave Propagation
Sound
ideal gas
wave propagation
2015
4 Citations
Ducts
Neutrons
Pipe

Annals of Nuclear Energy: Preface

Ganapol, B. D. & Van Dam, H. Dec 1 2015 In : Annals of Nuclear Energy. 86, p. 1 1 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Density distribution for the molecules of a liquid in a semi-infinite space

Molinari, V., Ganapol, B. D. & Mostacci, D. Aug 10 2015 In : Modern Physics Letters B. 29, 21, 1550112

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

vlasov equations
density distribution
vacuum
liquids
molecules

Response matrix solution to discrete ordinates approximation of the ID monoenergetic neutron transport equation

Ganapol, B. D. 2015 Mathematics and Computations, Supercomputing in Nuclear Applications and Monte Carlo International Conference, M and C+SNA+MC 2015. American Nuclear Society, Vol. 2, p. 1327-1338 12 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Discrete Ordinates
Neutron Transport
Transport Equation
Approximation
neutrons
3 Citations
Green's function
Fourier transforms
Neutrons
Eigenvalues and eigenfunctions
Scattering
10 Citations
radiative transfer
matrices
Radiative transfer
formulations
stars
2014
1 Citations

A 1D monoenergetic neutron transport benchmark in an infinite medium

Ganapol, B. D. 2014 International Conference on Nuclear Engineering, Proceedings, ICONE. American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), Vol. 4

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Neutrons
Green's function
MATLAB
Fluxes
Monte Carlo simulation

A new solution for the 1D radiative transfer equation

Ganapol, B. D. Jul 21 2014 Propagation Through and Characterization of Atmospheric and Oceanic Phenomena, pcAOP 2016. OSA - The Optical Society

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Radiative transfer

A new solution for the id neutral particle transport equation in heterogeneous media

Ganapol, B. D. 2014 18th Topical Meeting of the Radiation Protection and Shielding Division of ANS, RPSD 2014. American Nuclear Society, p. 192-195 4 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

2 Citations
Transport Equation
Polynomial
polynomials
geometry
Polynomials
2013
21 Citations

A highly accurate algorithm for the solution of the point kinetics equations

Ganapol, B. D. 2013 In : Annals of Nuclear Energy. 62, p. 564-571 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Kinetics
Nuclear reactors
17 Citations

A highly accurate technique for the solution of the non-linear point kinetics equations

Picca, P., Furfaro, R. & Ganapol, B. D. 2013 In : Annals of Nuclear Energy. 58, p. 43-53 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Kinetics
Approximation algorithms
Neutrons
Feedback

Application of convergence acceleration to the reactor kinetic equations: A comparative study

Picca, P., Furfaro, R. & Ganapol, B. D. 2013 International Conference on Mathematics and Computational Methods Applied to Nuclear Science and Engineering, M and C 2013. Vol. 4, p. 2666-2677 12 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Acceleration of Convergence
Kinetic Equation
Reactor
Comparative Study
Finite Difference
1 Citations

Benchmarks for the point kinetics equations

Ganapol, B., Picca, P., Previti, A. & Mostacci, D. 2013 International Conference on Mathematics and Computational Methods Applied to Nuclear Science and Engineering, M and C 2013. Vol. 3, p. 2119-2146 28 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Reactivity
Kinetic Equation
Benchmark
Extrapolation
Finite difference method

Converged accelerated finite difference scheme for the multigroup neutron diffusion equation

Terranova, N., Mostacci, D. & Ganapol, B. D. 2013 International Conference on Mathematics and Computational Methods Applied to Nuclear Science and Engineering, M and C 2013. Vol. 3, p. 2088-2102 15 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Neutron
Finite Difference Scheme
Diffusion equation
Benchmark
Neutrons

Scalar flux convergence of the PN transport solution in an ID infinite medium

Ganapol, B. D., Wang, Y., Martineau I, R. C. & Gleicher, F. N. 2013 Transactions of the American Nuclear Society. PART 1 ed. American Nuclear Society, Vol. 109, p. 753-756 4 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

1 Citations

What Is convergence acceleration anyway?

Ganapol, B. D. Jan 1 2013 Integral Methods in Science and Engineering: Progress in Numerical and Analytic Techniques. Springer New York, p. 115-136 22 p.

Research output: ResearchChapter

Convergence Acceleration
Extremes
Moment
Acceleration of Convergence
Nuclear Reactor
2012
2 Citations

An Accurate Numerical Solution to the Kinetics of Breakable Filament Assembly

Ganapol, B. D. Jan 2012 In : Transport Theory and Statistical Physics. 41, 1-2, p. 153-174 22 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Self-assembly
Scaling Laws
Filament
Kinetics
Numerical Solution

An adaptive natural multigroup for neutron slowing down

Terranova, N. & Ganapol, B. D. 2012 Transactions of the American Nuclear Society. Vol. 106, p. 388-391 4 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

6 Citations
Geometry
Extrapolation
Boltzmann equation
Diamonds

A spectral verification of the HELIOS-2 lattice physics code

Crawford, D. S., Ganapol, B. D., Nigg, D. W. & Wemple, C. A. 2012 Transactions of the American Nuclear Society. Vol. 107, p. 537-540 4 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

2 Citations
Linear Boltzmann Equation
derivation
Boltzmann equation
time
Factorization
Brachytherapy
Photons
Iodine
Libraries
Electrons

Is convergence acceleration an advantage for neutron transport algorithms?

Ganapol, B. D., Wang, Y., Martineau I, R. C. & Gleicher, F. N. 2012 Transactions of the American Nuclear Society. Vol. 107, p. 531-534 4 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

2 Citations

On Radiative Transfer in Dense Vegetation Canopies

Picca, P., Furfaro, R. & Ganapol, B. D. May 2012 In : Transport Theory and Statistical Physics. 41, 3-4, p. 223-244 22 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Radiative Transfer
Vegetation
canopies (vegetation)
canopies
radiative transfer
4 Citations

The solution of the point kinetics equations via converged accelerated Taylor series (CATS)

Ganapol, B., Picca, P., Previti, A. & Mostacci, D. 2012 International Conference on the Physics of Reactors 2012, PHYSOR 2012: Advances in Reactor Physics. Vol. 4, p. 3391-3409 19 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Taylor series
Kinetics
Feedback
Benchmarking
Ordinary differential equations
1 Citations

The ultra-fine-group panel method for neutron slowing down

Joseph, R. A., Ganapol, B. & Maldonado, I. 2012 International Conference on Nuclear Engineering, Proceedings, ICONE. Vol. 1, p. 725-731 7 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Neutrons
Numerical methods
2011

A highly accurate benchmark for reactor point kinetics with feedback, invited

Ganapol, B. D. & Picca, P. 2011 Transactions of the American Nuclear Society. Vol. 104, p. 885-887 3 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

6 Citations

A hybrid transport point-kinetic method for simulating source transients in subcritical systems

Picca, P., Furfaro, R. & Ganapol, B. D. Dec 2011 In : Annals of Nuclear Energy. 38, 12, p. 2680-2688 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Kinetics
Neutrons
Switches
Computer simulation
Neutrons
Fluxes

Implementation of an analytical multigroup diffusion solution in 1D heterogeneous media

Ganapol, B. D., Tye, B., Battistini, E. & Mostacci, D. 2011 Transactions of the American Nuclear Society. Vol. 104, p. 379-381 3 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

12 Citations
quadratures
radiative transfer
Radiative transfer
forward scattering
smoothing

Solving radiative transfer problems in highly heterogeneous media via domain decomposition and convergence acceleration techniques

Previti, A., Furfaro, R., Picca, P., Ganapol, B. D. & Mostacci, D. Aug 2011 In : Applied Radiation and Isotopes. 69, 8, p. 1146-1150 5 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

radiative transfer
decomposition
remote sensing
resources
requirements
2010

Accelerating the Keff calculation in the NEWT lattice physics code

Ganapol, B., DeHart, M. & Park, H. 2010 Transactions of the American Nuclear Society. Vol. 103, p. 335-337 3 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

A hybrid transport-point kinetic method for the analysis of source transients in subcritical systems

Picca, P., Ganapol, B. D. & Furfaro, R. 2010 International Conference on the Physics of Reactors 2010, PHYSOR 2010. Vol. 1, p. 387-396 10 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

neutrons
kinetics
Neutrons
Kinetics
collisions
2 Citations

Application of artificial neural networks to infer subcriticality level through kinetic models

Picca, P., Furfaro, R., Ganapol, B. D., Dulla, S. & Ravetto, P. 2010 International Conference on the Physics of Reactors 2010, PHYSOR 2010. Vol. 1, p. 397-407 11 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

kinetics
Neural networks
Kinetics
education
reactivity

Convergence acceleration for multipanel fine group finite difference numerical benchmarks

Battistini, E., Ganapol, B. D., Furfaro, R. & Mostacci, D. 2010 Transactions of the American Nuclear Society. Vol. 103, p. 362-364 3 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Evaluation of power peaking factor in Iranian VVER-1000 using MCNP

Hadad, K., Yousefnia, M. & Ganapol, B. D. 2010 Transactions of the American Nuclear Society. Vol. 102, p. 499-500 2 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution