A peer-reviewed journal published by K. N. Toosi University of Technology
Nuclear Reactor science and Technology
Updating research reactors to meet the growing needs of today's world

Ehsan Boustani

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 10 April 2024


  Due to the diverse uses of research reactors compared to power reactors, a variety of safety aspects must be considered in their design and operation. On the other hand, due to the high age of a large percentage of these reactors, the need to update them in order to respond to the growing needs of today's ...  Read More

Investigation of under-containment gamma dose after total core uncovering accident in Tehran Research Reactor

Ehsan Boustani; Mostafa Hassanzadeh; Rohollah Ahangari

Volume 2, Issue 4 , December 2021, , Pages 47-56


  The occurrence of core uncovering following a loss of coolant accident is conceivable and should be taken into account for its significant possible consequences. Source terms are calculated using ORIGEN 2.1 code, and the gamma dose of the uncovered core is calculated for three different normal and anticipated ...  Read More