Accession Number:

AD1061668

Title:

Verification and Validation Report for the Radiation Protection Factor Methodology using Monte-Carlo n-Particle Code, version 6

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report,01 Jun 2014,28 Jun 2018

Corporate Author:

Nuclear Science and Engineering Research Center West Point United States

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2018-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

75.0

Abstract:

This report establishes the foundation for current and future Radiation Protection Factor RPF research using Monte-Carlo n-Particle Code v6 MCNP6 within the Department of Defense DoD. Specifically, this document provides the background, justification, and conclusions supporting the RPF-determination methodology established and employed by the Defense Threat Reduction Agency DTRA.

Subject Categories:

  • Nuclear Radiation Shielding, Protection and Safety

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE