Resources

  • POSTER: Durrant A., Leontidis G., and Kollias S., 3D convolutional and recurrent neural networks for reactor perturbation unfolding and anomaly detection. Proc. 9th European Commission Conferences on EURATOM Research and Training in Safety of Reactor Systems and Radioactive Waste Management (FISA 2019 – Euradwaste’ 19), Pitesti, Romania, June 4-7, 2019 (2019) – downloadDOI
  • POSTER: Yi H., Vinai P. and Demazière C., A frequency-domain reactor neutron noise simulator based on a discrete ordinates method. Proc. 9th European Commission Conferences on EURATOM Research and Training in Safety of Reactor Systems and Radioactive Waste Management (FISA 2019 – Euradwaste’ 19), Pitesti, Romania, June 4-7, 2019 (2019) – download – DOI
  • POSTER: Demazière C., Overview of the CORTEX project. Proc. 9th European Commission Conferences on EURATOM Research and Training in Safety of Reactor Systems and Radioactive Waste Management (FISA 2019 – Euradwaste’ 19), Pitesti, Romania, June 4-7, 2019 (2019) – download–  DOI
  • POSTER: Carreño A., Vidal-Ferràndiz A., Ginestar D., and Verdú G., Efficient simulation of fuel assembly vibrations in a nuclear reactor in time-domain. Proc. 9th European Commission Conferences on EURATOM Research and Training in Safety of Reactor Systems and Radioactive Waste Management (FISA 2019 – Euradwaste’ 19), Pitesti, Romania, June 4-7, 2019 (2019) – download DOI
  • PRESENTATION: Demazière C., Advanced numerical simulation and modelling for reactor safety – Contributions from the CORTEX, HPMC, McSAFE and NURESAFE projects. 9th European Commission Conferences on EURATOM Research and Training in Safety of Reactor Systems and Radioactive Waste Management (FISA 2019 – Euradwaste’ 19), Pitesti, Romania, June 4-7, 2019 (2019) (invited) – download – DOI
  • PAPER: Demazière C., Sanchez-Espinoza V. H., and Chanaron B., Advanced numerical simulation and modelling for reactor safety – Contributions from the CORTEX, HPMC, McSAFE and NURESAFE projects. Proc. 9th European Commission Conferences on EURATOM Research and Training in Safety of Reactor Systems and Radioactive Waste Management (FISA 2019 – Euradwaste’ 19), Pitesti, Romania, June 4-7, 2019 (2019) (invited) – downloadDOI
  • PAPER: Tambouratzis T., Chionis D. and Dokhane A., General regression neural networks for the concurrent, timely and reliable identification of detector malfunctions and/or nuclear reactor deviations from steady-state operation. IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence (SSCI 2018), Bengaluru, India, November 18 – 21, 2018 – download – DOI
  • PRESENTATION: Demazière C., Anomaly detection in operating nuclear reactors – Overview of the recent advances of the CORTEX project, 50th Annual Meeting on Nuclear Technology (AMNT 2019), Berlin, Germany, May 7-8, 2019 (invited) – download – DOI
  • PAPER: Olmo-Juan N., Demazière C., Barrachina T., Miró R., and Verdú G., PARCS vs CORE SIM neutron noise simulations. Preprint (2019). This preprint was published in a revised form in Progress in Nuclear Energy, 115, 169-180 (2019) – download DOI
  • PAPER: Torres L.A., Montalvo C ., García-Berrocal A., Chionis D., Dokhane A., Analysis of simulated signals from neutron detectors in PWR reactors when mechanical and themohydraulic perturbations are applied. Proc. 44th Annual Meeting of the Spanish Nuclear Society, Ávila, Castilla y León, Spain, September 26 – 28, 2018 (2018) – download  – DOI
  • PRESENTATION: Olmo-Juan N., Estudio comparativo del ruido neutrónico mediante el uso del código neutrónico PARCS y del simulador de ruido neutrónico CORE SIM. 44th Annual Meeting of the Spanish Nuclear Society, Ávila, Castilla y León, Spain, September 26 – 28, 2018 – download – DOI
  • PAPER: Olmo-Juan N., Barrachina T., Miró R., Verdú G., and Demazière C., Estudio comparativo del ruido neutrónico mediante el uso del código neutrónico PARCS y del simulador de ruido neutrónico CORE SIM. Proc. 44th Annual Meeting of the Spanish Nuclear Society, Ávila, Castilla y León, Spain, September 26 – 28, 2018 (2018) – download – DOI
  • PAPER: Vidal-Ferràndiz A., Ginestar D., Carreño A., and Verdú G., Preliminary study of fuel assembly vibrations in a nuclear reactor. Proc. XXth Edition of the Mathematical Modelling Conference Series at the Institute for Multidisciplinary Mathematics on “Mathematical modelling in engineering and human behaviour – 2018”, Valencia, Spain, July 16 – 18, 2018 (2018) – download – DOI
  • PRESENTATION: De Sousa Ribeiro F. and Calivà F, Towards a deep unified framework for nuclear reactor perturbation analysis. IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence (SSCI 2018), Bengaluru, India, November 18 – 21, 2018 – download – DOI
  • PAPER: De Sousa Ribeiro F., Calivà F., Chionis D., Dokhane A., Mylonakis A., Demazière C., Leontidis G., and Kollias S., Towards a deep unified framework for nuclear reactor perturbation analysis. Proc. IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence (SSCI 2018), Bengaluru, India, November 18 – 21, 2018 (2018) – downloadDOI
  • PRESENTATION: Demazière C., Power reactor noise: from the modelling of noise sources to their effect onto the neutron flux, Workshop “Mathématiques pour la neutronique”, Jacques-Louis Lions Laboratory, Pierre and Marie Curie University (UPMC)/Sorbonne University, Paris, France, December 7, 2018 (invited) – downloadDOI
  • PRESENTATION: Hübner S., Generation of high precise data for the verification of computational tools for reactor signal analysis. Seminar at Kompetenzzentrum Ost für Kerntechnik (KompOst) – East German Centre of Competence in Nuclear Technology, Hochschule Zittau/Görlitz, Zittau, Germany, December 13, 2018 – downloadDOI
  • PAPER: Torres L.A., Chionis D., Montalvo C., Dokhane A., García-Berrocal A., Neutron noise analysis of simulated mechanical and thermal-hydraulic perturbations in a PWR core. Preprint (2018). This preprint was published in a revised form in Annals of Nuclear Energy, 126, pp. 121-252 (2019) – download – DOI
  • PRESENTATION: Calivà F., A deep learning approach to anomaly detection in nuclear reactors. 2018 Int. Joint Conf. Neural Networks (IJCNN), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, July 8-13, 2018 – downloadDOI
  • PAPER: Calivà F., De Sousa Ribeiro F., Mylonakis A., Demazière C., Vinai P., Leontidis G., and Kollias S., A deep learning approach to anomaly detection in nuclear reactors. Proc. 2018 Int. Joint Conf. Neural Networks (IJCNN), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, July 8-13, 2018 (2018) – downloadDOI
  • PAPER: Demazière C., Vinai P., Hursin M., Kollias S., and Herb J., Overview of the CORTEX project, Proc. Int. Conf. Physics of Reactors – Reactor Physics paving the way towards more efficient systems (PHYSOR2018), Cancun, Mexico, April 22-26, 2018 (2018) – downloadDOI
  • PAPER: Olmo-Juan N., Demazière C., Barrachina T., Miró R., and Verdú G., Comparative study of neutron noise calculations using the neutron kinetics code PARCS and the neutron noise simulator CORE SIM, Proc. Int. Conf. Physics of Reactors – Reactor Physics paving the way towards more efficient systems (PHYSOR2018), Cancun, Mexico, April 22-26, 2018 (2018) – downloadDOI
  • PAPER: Demazière C., Vinai P., Hursin M., Kollias S. and Herb J., Noise-based core monitoring and diagnostics – Overview of the CORTEX project, Proc. 3rd DAE-BRNS Symposium on Advances in Reactor Physics (ARP-2017), Mumbai, India, December 6-9, 2017 (2017) (invited paper) – downloadDOI
  • PRESENTATION: Demazière C., Noise-based core monitoring and diagnostics – Overview of the CORTEX project, 3rd DAE-BRNS Symposium on Advances in Reactor Physics (ARP-2017), Mumbai, India, December 6-9, 2017 (invited speaker) – download
  • PRESENTATION: Demazière C., Status of the Horizon 2020 project on COre monitoring Techniques and EXperimental validation and demonstration (CORTEX), 2nd edition of Nuclear Days and 7th NUGENIA Annual Forum, Prague, Czech Republic, April 10-12, 2018 – downloadDOI

Public deliverables:

  • CORTEX D1.1: Methodology for uncertainty and sensitivity analysis – download
  • CORTEX D2.1: Experimental report of the 1st campaign at AKR-2 and CROCUS – download
  • CORTEX D3.1: Description of scenarios for the simulated data – download
  • CORTEX D5.1: Website – download

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