Goran Arbanas

Goran Arbanas

R&D Staff

Projects

SAMMY resolved and unresolved resonance analysis code

Publications

Methods and Approaches Development at ORNL for Providing Feedback from Integral Benchmark Experiments for Improvement of Nuclear Data Files, NEA Nuclear Data Week, 30 November – 4 December, 2015, Paris, France, Vladimir Sobes, Luiz Leal, G. Arbanas, B. Khuwaileh, M.L. Williams, M. Dunn, H Abedl-Khalik

 

Exploration of direct neutron capture with covariant density functional theory inputs, Phys. Rev. C 91, 045802 (2015), Shi-Sheng Zhang, Jin-Peng Peng, M. S. Smith, G. Arbanas, and R. L. Kozub

 

A model of neutron capture and deuteron stripping on deformed nuclei, 14th International Conference on Nuclear Reaction Mechanisms, 15-19 June 2015, Varenna, Italy, G. Arbanas

 

Coulomb wave functions in momentum space, Computer Physics Communications, Volume 187, February 2015, Pages 195-203, V. Eremenko, N.J. Upadhyay, I.J. Thompson, Ch. Elster, F.M. Nunes, G. Arbanas, J.E. Escher, L. Hlophe

 

Advancing Inverse Sensitivity/Uncertainty Methods for Nuclear Fuel Cycle Applications, Nuclear Data Sheets, Volume 123, January 2015, Pages 51-56, G. Arbanas, M.L. Williams, L.C. Leal, M.E. Dunn, B.A. Khuwaileh, C. Wang, H. Abdel-Khalik+

 

Coupled-channel computation of direct neutron capture on non-spherical nuclei, 4th Joint Meeting of the APS Division of Nuclear Physics and the Physical Society of Japan, 7-11 October 2015, Waikoloa, Hawaii, USA, G. Arbanas, I J Thompson, J. Escher, F. M. Nunes, C. Elster, S. Zhang

 

Nuclear Data Adjustment with SAMMY Based on Integral Experiments, 2014 ANS Winter Meeting and Nuclear Technology Expo, 9-13 November, 2014, Anaheim, California, USA, V Sobes, L. Leal, G. Arbanas

 

Inverse Sensitivity/Uncertainty Methods Development for Nuclear Fuel Cycle Applications, Nuclear Data Sheets, Volume 118, April 2014, Pages 374-377, G. Arbanas, M.E. Dunn, M.L. Williams

 

Coupled-Channel Models of Direct-Semidirect Capture via Giant-Dipole Resonances, Nuclear Data Sheets, Volume 118, April 2014, Pages 292-294, I.J. Thompson, J.E. Escher, G. Arbanas

 

Coupled-channel Treatment of Isobaric Analog Resonances in (p,p′) Capture Processes, Nuclear Data Sheets, Volume 118, April 2014, Pages 298-300, I.J. Thompson, G. Arbanas

 

Separable representation of proton-nucleus optical potentials, Phys. Rev. C 90, 061602(R) (2014), L. Hlophe, V. Eremenko, Ch. Elster, F. M. Nunes, G. Arbanas, J. E. Escher, and I. J. Thompson

 

Coulomb problem in momentum space without screening, Phys. Rev. C 90, 014615 (2014), N. J. Upadhyay, V. Eremenko, L. Hlophe, F. M. Nunes, Ch. Elster, G. Arbanas, J. E. Escher, and I. J. Thompson

 

Reexamining surface-integral formulations for one-nucleon transfers to bound and resonance states, Phys. Rev. C 89, 054605 (2014), J. E. Escher, I. J. Thompson, G. Arbanas, Ch. Elster, V. Eremenko, L. Hlophe, and F. M. Nunes

 

The Effect of Implicit Self-Shielding on the Inverse Sensitivity/Uncertainty Method for Thermal Reactors, 2013 ANS Winter Meeting and Nuclear Technology Expo, 10-14 November, 2013, Washington D.C., USA, B. A. Khuwaileh, G. Arbanas, M. L. Williams, L. Leal, H Abedl-Khalik, M. Dunn

 

Integral Benchmark Experiments in the Inverse Sensitivity/Uncertainty Computations, 2013 ANS Winter Meeting and Nuclear Technology Expo, 10-14 November, 2013, Washington D.C., USA, G. Arbanas, B. Khuwaileh, M. L. Williams, L. Leal, M. Dunn, H. Abdel-Khalik

 

Separable representation of phenomenological optical potentials of Woods-Saxon type, Phys. Rev. C 88, 064608 (2013), L. Hlophe, Ch. Elster, R. C. Johnson, N. J. Upadhyay, F. M. Nunes, G. Arbanas, V. Eremenko, J. E. Escher, and I. J. Thompson

 

Convergence of Legendre Expansion of Doppler-Broadened Double-Differential Elastic Scattering Cross Section, PHYSOR 2012, 15-20 April 2012, Knoxville, Tennessee, USA, G. Arbanas, M. E. Dunn, N. M. Larson, L. C. Leal, and M. L. Williams

 

Neutron Single Particle Structure in 131Sn and Direct Neutron Capture Cross Sections, Phys. Rev. Lett. 109, 172501 (2012), R. L. Kozub, G. Arbanas, A. S. Adekola, D. W. Bardayan, J. C. Blackmon, K. Y. Chae, K. A. Chipps, J. A. Cizewski, L. Erikson, R. Hatarik, W. R. Hix, K. L. Jones, W. Krolas, J. F. Liang, Z. Ma, C. Matei, B. H. Moazen, C. D. Nesaraja, S. D. Pain, D. Shapira, J. F. Shriner, Jr., M. S. Smith, and T. P. Swan

 

Structures of exotic 131,133Sn isotopes and effect on r-process nucleosynthesis, Phys. Rev. C 86, 032802(R) (2012), Shi-Sheng Zhang, M. S. Smith, G. Arbanas, and R. L. Kozub

 

ORNL Resolved Resonance Covariance Generation for ENDF/B-VII.1, Nuclear Data Sheets, Volume 113, Issue 12, December 2012, Pages 3101-3119, L. Leal, K. Guber, D. Wiarda, G. Arbanas, H. Derrien, R. Sayer, N. Larson, M. Dunn

 

ENDF/B-VII.1 Nuclear Data for Science and Technology: Cross Sections, Covariances, Fission Product Yields and Decay Data, Nuclear Data Sheets, Volume 112, Issue 12, December 2011, Pages 2887-2996, M.B. Chadwick, M. Herman, P. Obložinský, M.E. Dunn, Y. Danon, A.C. Kahler, D.L. Smith, B. Pritychenko, G. Arbanas, R. Arcilla, R. Brewer, D.A. Brown, R. Capote, A.D. Carlson, Y.S. Cho, H. Derrien, K. Guber, G.M. Hale, S. Hoblit, S. Holloway, T.D. Johnson, et al.

 

Covariance Matrix of a Double-Differential Doppler-Broadened Elastic Scattering Cross Section, 2nd Workshop of Neutron Cross Section Covariances, September 14-16, 2011, Vienna, Austria, G. Arbanas, B. Becker, R. Dagan, M.E. Dunn, N.M. Larson, L.C. Leal and M.L. Williams

 

Extending the Kawai-Kerman-McVoy Statistical Theory of Nuclear Reactions to Intermediate Structure via Doorways, Third International Workshop on Compound Nuclear Reactions and Related Topics, 9-13 September, 2011, Prague, Czech Republic, G. Arbanas, C.A. Bertulani, D.J. Dean, A.K. Kerman and K.J. Roche

 

Computation of Temperature-Dependent Legendre Moments of a Double-Differential Elastic Cross Section, International Conference on Mathematics and Computational Methods Applied to Nuclear Science and Engineering (M&C 2011), 8-11 May 2011, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, G. Arbanas, M. Dunn, N. Larson, L. Leal, M. L. Williams, B. Becker, R. Dagan

 

Astrophysical reaction rates for 58,60Ni (n,γ) from new neutron capture cross section measurements, Phys. Rev. C 82, 057601 (2010), K. H. Guber, H. Derrien, L. C. Leal, G. Arbanas, D. Wiarda, P. E. Koehler, and J. A. Harvey

 

Low-fidelity Covariance Project, Nuclear Data Sheets, Volume 109, Issue 12, December 2008, Pages 2828-2833, R.C. Little, T. Kawano, G.D. Hale, M.T. Pigni, M. Herman, P. Obložinský, M.L. Williams, M.E. Dunn, G. Arbanas, D. Wiarda, R.D. McKnight, J.N. McKamy, J.R. Felty

 

Resonance Region Covariance Analysis Method and New Covariance Data for 232Th, 233U, 235U, 238U, and 239Pu, Nuclear Data Sheets, Volume 109, Issue 12, December 2008, Pages 2868-2873, L.C. Leal, G. Arbanas, D. Wiarda, H. Derrien

 

Recent Advances with the AMPX Covariance Processing Capabilities in PUFF-IV, Nuclear Data Sheets, Volume 109, Issue 12, December 2008, Pages 2791-2795, D. Wiarda, G. Arbanas, L. Leal, M.E. Dunn

 

Recent Advances with the AMPX Covariance Processing Capabilities in PUFF-IV, Proceedings of the Workshop on Neutron Cross Section Covariances, 2008, Port Jefferson, New York, D. Wiarda, G. Arbanas, L. Leal, and M. E. Dunn.

 

Low-fidelity Covariance Project, Proceedings of the Workshop on Neutron Cross Section Covariances, 2008, Port Jefferson, New York, R.C. Little, T. Kawano, G.D. Hale, M.T. Pigni, M. Herman, P. Oblozinsky, M.L. Williams, M.E. Dunn, G. Arbanas, D. Wiarda, R.D. McKnight, J.N. McKamy, J.R. Felty.

 

Resonance Region Covariance Analysis Methods and New Covariance Data for Th-232, U-233, U-235, U-238 and Pu-239, Proceedings of the Workshop on Neutron Cross Section Covariances, 2008, Port Jefferson, New York, L. C. Leal, G. Arbanas, D. Wiarda, and H. Derrien

 

Neutron resonance parameters of 55Mn from Reich-Moore analysis of recent experimental neutron transmission and capture cross sections, Proceedings of the International Conference on the Physics of Reactors “Nuclear Power: A Sustainable Resource”, Casino-Kursaal Conference Center, Interlaken, Switzerland, 2008, H. Derrien, L. C. Leal, N. M. Larson, K. Guber, D. Wiarda, G. Arbanas

 

Impact of the 235U Covariance Data in Benchmark Calculations, International Conference on Reactor Physics, Nuclear Power: A Sustainable Resource, Casino-Kursaal Conference Center, Interlaken, Switzerland, September 14-19, 2008, L. C. Leal, D. E. Mueller, G. Arbanas, H. Derrien, and N. M. Larson

 

Covariance Representation in the Resonance Region: Application to 233U, American Nuclear Society: 2008 Annual Meeting “Nuclear Science and Technology: Now Arriving on Main Street,” June 8–12, 2008, Anaheim, California, Trans. Am. Nucl. Soc., 98, 651–653 (2008), L. Leal, D. Wiarda, and G. Arbanas

 

Statistical Properties of Kawai-Kerman-McVoy T-matrix, Proceedings of the 2007 International Workshop on Compound-Nuclear Reactions and Related Topics, Yosemite Park, CA, 2007, AIP Conf. Proc. 1005 160 (2008), G. Arbanas, C. Bertulani, D. J. Dean, and A. K. Kerman

 

Approximating Large Resonance Parameter Covariance Matrices with Group-Wise Covariance Matrices for Advanced Nuclear Fuel Cycle, Proceedings of the 4th Workshop on Neutron Measurements, Evaluations and Applications - Nuclear data needs for Generation IV and accelerator driven systems, October 16-18, 2007, Prague, Czech Republic, M.E. Dunn, G. Arbanas, L.C. Leal, D. Wiarda

 

 ORNL Methodology for Covariance Generation for Sensitivity/Uncertainty Analysis, Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Nuclear Criticality Safety (ICNC 2007), Vol. II, May 28–June 1, 2007, St. Petersburg, Russia, L. Leal, H. Derrien, N. Larson, G. Arbanas, and R. Sayer,

 

Single-neutron excitations in neutron-rich 83Ge and 85Se, Phys. Rev. C 76, 044302 (2007), J. S. Thomas, G. Arbanas, D. W. Bardayan, J. C. Blackmon, J. A. Cizewski, D. J. Dean, R. P. Fitzgerald, U. Greife, C. J. Gross, M. S. Johnson, K. L. Jones, R. L. Kozub, J. F. Liang, R. J. Livesay, Z. Ma, B. H. Moazen, C. D. Nesaraja, D. Shapira, M. S. Smith, and D. W. Visser

 

Current Status of the R-Matrix Code SAMMY, with Emphasis on the Relationship to ENDF Formats, Proceedings of the International Conference on Nuclear Data for Science and Technology 2007, N. M. Larson, L. C. Leal, R. O. Sayer, H. Derrien, D. Wiarda, and G. Arbanas

 

Retroactive Covariance Matrix for 235U in the Resolved-Resonance Region, Proceedings of PHYSOR–2006, American Nuclear Society Topical Meeting on Reactor Physics: Advances in Nuclear Analysis and Simulation, Vancouver, BC, Canada, 2006, G. Arbanas, L. C. Leal, N. M. Larson, and H. Derrien

 

 Covariance Data for 232Th in the Resolved Resonance Region 0 to 4 keV, Proc. of PHYSOR–2006, American Nuclear Society Topical Meeting on Reactor Physics: Advances in Nuclear Analysis and Simulation, September 10–14, 2006, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada,  L. Leal, H. Derrien, G. Arbanas, N. Larson, and D. Wiarda

 

Direct-Semidirect Thermal Neutron Capture Calculations, Proceedings of the “Perspectives on Nuclear Data for the Next Decade”, Paris, France, 2005, G. Arbanas, F. S. Dietrich, A. K. Kerman

 

Covariance Data for U-233 in the Resolved Resonance Region for Criticality Safety Applications, Proceedings of “Mathematics and Computation, Supercomputing, Reactor Physics and Biological Applications”, Avignon, France, 2005, L. Leal, G. Arbanas, H. Derrien, N. Larson, and B. Rearden

 

Direct-Semidirect Neutron Capture Calculations Applied to R-Matrix Data Evaluations in the Resolved Resonance Region, Proceedings of the International Conference on Nuclear Data for Science and Technology, Santa Fe, NM, 2004, AIP Conf. Proc. 769 296 (2005), G. Arbanas, F. S. Dietrich, and A. K. Kerman

 

Impact of Missing Resonances in Determining Group Cross Sections and Uncertainties, Proceedings of American Nuclear Society National Meeting, San Diego, CA, June 5-9, 2005, G. Arbanas, L. Leal

 

Linking of direct and compound chains in multistep nuclear reactions, Phys. Rev. C 51, R1078, (1995), G. Arbanas, M. B. Chadwick, F. S. Dietrich, A. K. Kerman

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