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NameCortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio
DepartmentFísica Atómica, Molecular y Nuclear
Knowledge areaFísica Atómica Molecular y Nuclear
Professional categoryProfesor Titular de Universidad
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Development of an external beam line for radiobiology experiments and microdosimetry applications at the 18 MeV proton cyclotron facility at CNA

Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Jiménez Ramos, María del Carmen; Espino Navas, José Manuel; Baratto Roldán, Anna (2020-11-25)
Cancer is one of the leading causes of mortality world-wide, killing more than one million people per year just in Europe. ...
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Microdosimetry applied to proton radiotherapy

Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Carabe Fernández, Alejandro; Bertolet Reina, Alejandro (2020-09-21)
El uso de la radioterapia con protones como tratamiento contra el cáncer es cada vez más común. Sus actuales indicaciones ...
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Characterizing Radiation Effectiveness in Ion-Beam Therapy Part II: Microdosimetric Detectors

Colautti, Paolo; Magrin, Giulio; Palmans, Hugo; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Conte, Valeria (Frontiers Media S.A., 2020-01-01)
The specific advantages of ion beams for application in tumor therapy are attributed to their different macroscopic and ...
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Neutron Capture on the s-Process Branching Point Tm 171 via Time-of-Flight and Activation

Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Paul, Michael; Tessler, Moshe; Heinitz, Stephan; Domingo Pardo, César; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Millán Callado, María de los Ángeles; Praena Rodríguez, Javier; Rodríguez González, María Teresa; Žugec, Petar Č. (American Physical Society, 2020-01-01)
The neutron capture cross sections of several unstable nuclides acting as branching points in the s process are crucial ...
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80Se(n,?) cross-section measurement at CERN n TOF

Babiano Suárez, V.; Aberle, Oliver; Alcayne, V.; Amaducci, Simone; Andrzejewski, Jozeph; Audouin, Laurent; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Millán Callado, María de los Ángeles; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta; Žugec, Petar Č.; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos (Institute of Physics Publishing, 2020-01-01)
Radiative neutron capture cross section measurements are of fundamental importance for the study of the slow neutron capture ...
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First results of the 230Th(n,f) cross section measurements at the CERN n_TOF facility

Michalopoulou, V.; Stamatopoulos, A.; Vlastou, R.; Kokkoris, M.; Tsinganis, A.; Diakaki, M.; Eleme, Z.; Patronis, N.; Chiaveri, Enrico; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Millán Callado, María de los Ángeles; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta; Žugec, P. (EDP Sciences, 2020-01-01)
The study of neutron-induced reactions on actinides is of considerable importance for the design of advanced nuclear systems ...
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Setup for the measurement of the 235U(n, f) cross section relative to n-p scattering up to 1 GeV

Manna, A.; Aberle, Oliver; Alcayne, V.; Amaducci, Simone; Andrzejewski, J.; Audouin, Laurent; Chiaveri, Enrico; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Millán Callado, María de los Ángeles; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta; Žugec, P. (EDP Sciences, 2020-01-01)
The neutron induced fission of 235U is extensively used as a reference for neutron fluence measurements in various ...
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Monte Carlo simulations and n-p differential scattering data measured with Proton Recoil Telescopes

Terranova, N.; Aberle, Oliver; Alcayne, V.; Amaducci, Simone; Andrzejewski, Jozeph; Audouin, Laurent; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Millán Callado, María de los Ángeles; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta; Žugec, P. (EDP Sciences, 2020-01-01)
The neutron-induced fission cross section of 235U, a standard at thermal energy and between 0.15 MeV and 200 MeV, plays a ...
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Accurate measurement of the standard 235U(n,f) cross section from thermal to 170 keV neutron energy

Amaducci, Simone; Aberle, Oliver; Andrzejewski, Jozeph; Audouin, Laurent; Bacak, M.; Balibrea, J.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta; Žugec, P. (EDP Sciences, 2020-01-01)
An accurate measurement of the 235U(n,f) cross section from thermal to 170 keV of neutron energy has recently been performed ...
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The 154Gd neutron capture cross section measured at the n_TOF facility and its astrophysical implications

Mastromarco, Mario; Mazzone, A.; Massimi, Christian; Cristallo, S.; Colonna, Nicola; Aberle, Oliver; Chiaveri, Enrico; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Millán Callado, María de los Ángeles; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta; Žugec, P. (EDP Sciences, 2020-01-01)
The (n, γ) cross sections of the gadolinium isotopes play an important role in the study of the stellar nucleosynthesis. ...
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Measurement and analysis of 155,157Gd(n,γ) from thermal energy to 1 keV

Massimi, Christian; Aberle, Oliver; Andrzejewski, Jozeph; Audouin, Laurent; Bacak, M.; Balibrea, J.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta; Žugec, P. (EDP Sciences, 2020-01-01)
We have measured the capture cross section of the 155Gd and 157Gd isotopes between 0.025 eV and 1 keV. The capture events ...
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Status and perspectives of the neutron time-of-flight facility n_TOF at CERN

Chiaveri, Enrico; Aberle, Oliver; Alcayne, V.; Amaducci, Simone; Andrzejewski, Jozeph; Audouin, Laurent; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Millán Callado, María de los Ángeles; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta; Žugec, P. (EDP Sciences, 2020-01-01)
Since the start of its operation in 2001, based on an idea of Prof. Carlo Rubbia [1], the neutron time of-flight facility ...
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Study of photon strength functions of 241Pu and 245Cm from neutron capture measurements

Mendoza, E.; Alcayne, V.; Cano-Ott, D.; Kimura, A.; Skarbeli, A. V.; Aberle, Oliver; Chiaveri, Enrico; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta; Žugec, P. (EDP Sciences, 2020-01-01)
We have measured the γ-rays following neutron capture on 240Pu and 244 Cm at the n_TOF facility at CERN with the Total ...
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First results of the 241Am(n,f) cross section measurement at the Experimental Area 2 of the n_TOF facility at CERN

Eleme, Z.; Patronis, N.; Stamatopoulos, A.; Tsinganis, Andrea; Kokkoris, M.; Michalopoulou, V.; Diakaki, M.; Chiaveri, Enrico; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Millán Callado, María de los Ángeles; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta; Žugec, P. (EDP Sciences, 2020-01-01)
Feasibility, design and sensitivity studies on innovative nuclear reactors that could address the issue of nuclear waste ...
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Preliminary results on the 233U α-ratio measurement at n_TOF

Bacak, M.; Aïche, M.; Bélier, G.; Berthoumieux, E.; Diakaki, M.; Dupont, E.; Chiaveri, Enrico; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta; Žugec, P. (EDP Sciences, 2020-01-01)
233U is the fissile nuclei in the Th-U fuel cycle with a particularily small neutron capture cross setion which is on ...
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Measurement of the 242Pu(n, γ) cross section from thermal to 500 keV at the Budapest research reactor and CERN n_TOF-EAR1 facilities

Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Mendoza, E.; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Eberhardt, Klaus; Junghans, A; Krticka, M.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta; Žugec, P. (EDP Sciences, 2020-01-01)
The design and operation of innovative nuclear systems requires a better knowledge of the capture and fission cross sections ...
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Study of the neutron-induced fission cross section of 237Np at CERN's n_TOF facility over a wide energy range

Stamatopoulos, A.; Tsinganis, A.; Diakaki, M.; Colonna, N.; Kokkoris, M.; Vlastou, R.; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta; Chiaveri, Enrico; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Wright, T. (EDP Sciences, 2020-01-01)
Neutron-induced fission cross sections of isotopes involved in the nuclear fuel cycle are vital for the design and safe ...
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New reaction rates for the destruction of 7Be during big bang nucleosynthesis measured at CERN/n_TOF and their implications on the cosmological lithium problem

Mengoni, A.; Damone, L.A.; Barbagallo, M.; Aberle, Oliver; Alcayne, V.; Amaducci, Simone; Andrzejewski, J.; Chiaveri, Enrico; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Millán Callado, María de los Ángeles; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta; Žugec, P. (EDP Sciences, 2020-01-01)
New measurements of the 7Be(n,α)4He and 7Be(n,p)7Li reaction cross sections from thermal to keV neutron energies have been ...
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Neutron capture cross section measurements of 241Am at the n_TOF facility

Oprea, A.; Gunsing, F.; Schillebeeckx, Peter; Aberle, Oliver; Bacak, M.; Berthoumieux, E.; Chiaveri, Enrico; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta; Žugec, P. (EDP Sciences, 2020-01-01)
Neutron capture on 241Am plays an important role in the nuclear energy production and also provides valuable information ...
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Measurement of the 244Cm capture cross sections at both CERN n_TOF experimental areas

Alcayne, V.; Mendoza, E.; Cano-Ott, D.; Kimura, A.; Aberle, Oliver; Amaducci, Simone; Chiaveri, Enrico; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta; Žugec, P. (EDP Sciences, 2020-01-01)
Accurate neutron capture cross section data for minor actinides (MAs) are required to estimate the production and transmutation ...
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Measurement of the energy-differential cross-section of the 12C(n,p)12B and 12C(n,d)11B reactions at the n_TOF facility at CERN

Barbagallo, M.; Aberle, Oliver; Alcayne, V.; Amaducci, Simone; Andrzejewski, Jozeph; Audouin, Laurent; Chiaveri, Enrico; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Millán Callado, María de los Ángeles; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta; Žugec, P. (EDP Sciences, 2020-01-01)
Although the 12C(n,p)12B and 12C(n,d)11B reactions are of interest in several fields of basic and applied Nuclear Physics ...
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Calculation of clinical dose distributions in proton therapy from microdosimetry

Bertolet Reina, Alejandro; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Souris, Kevin; Cohilis, Marie; Carabe Fernández, Alejandro (Wiley, 2019-12-01)
Purpose: To introduce a new algorithm—MicroCalc—for dose calculation by modeling microdosimetric energy depositions and ...
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Measurement of the 235U(n, f) cross section relative to the 6Li(n, t) and 10B(n, α) standards from thermal to 170 keV neutron energy range at n_TOF

Armaducci, S.; Cosentino, L.; Barbagallo, M.; Colonna, N.; Mengoni, A.; Massimi, C.; Lo Meo, Sergio; Finocchiaro, P.; Chiaveri, Enrico; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta (Springer Nature, 2019-07-01)
The 235U(n, f) cross section was measured at n_TOF relative to 6Li(n, t) and 10B(n,α) , with high resolution (L= 183. 49 ...
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Erratum to: Cross section measurements of 155, 157 Gd(n, γ) induced by thermal and epithermal neutrons (The European Physical Journal A, (2019), 55, 1, (9), 10.1140/epja/i2019-12692-7)

Mastromarco, M.; Manna, A.; Aberle, Oliver; Andrzejewski, J.; Audouin, Laurent; Bacak, M.; Balibrea, J.; Barbagallo, M.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta (Springer Nature, 2019-03-01)
After publication of the paper, the authors noticed some errors in the list of authors and in the list of affiliations. Their correct version is given in this erratum
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Segment-averaged LET concept and analytical calculation from microdosimetric quantities in proton radiation therapy

Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Baratto Roldán, Anna; Carabe Fernández, Alejandro; Bertolet Reina, Alejandro (Wiley, 2019-01-01)
Purpose: This work introduces the concept of segment-averaged linear energy transfer (LET) as a new approach to average ...
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Measurement of 73Ge(n,γ) cross sections and implications for stellar nucleosynthesis

Lederer-Woods, Claudia; Battino, Umberto; Ferreira, Paulo N.; Guerrero, Carlos; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Palomo Pinto, Rogelio; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta (Elsevier, 2019-01-01)
73Ge(n,γ) cross sections were measured at the neutron time-of-flight facility n_TOF at CERN up to neutron energies of 300 ...
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Measurement of the 70Ge(n,γ) cross section up to 300 keV at the CERN n_TOF facility

Gawlik, A.; Lederer-Woods, Claudia; Andrzejewski, J.; Battino, Umberto; Ferreira, P.; Gunsing, F.; Heinitz, S.; Krtiˇcka, M.; Massimi, C.; Mingrone, F.; Perkowski, J.; Reifarth, René; Tattersall, A.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Praena Rodríguez, Javier; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta (American Physical Society, 2019-01-01)
Neutron capture data on intermediate mass nuclei are of key importance to nucleosynthesis in the weak component of the ...
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Measurement of the 244Cm and 246Cm neutron-induced capture cross sections at the n_TOF facility

Alcayne, V.; Kimura, A.; Mendoza, E.; Cano-Ott, D.; Martínez, T.; Aberle, Oliver; Chiaveri, Enrico; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta; Žugec, P. (EDP Sciences, 2019-01-01)
The neutron capture reactions of the 244Cm and 246Cm isotopes open the path for the formation of heavier Cm isotopes and ...
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Preliminary results on the 233U capture cross section and alpha ratio measured at n_TOF (CERN) with the fission tagging technique

Bacak, M.; Aiche, M.; Bélier, G.; Berthoumieux, E.; Diakaki, M.; Dupont, E.; Gunsing, Frank; Chiaveri, Enrico; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Žugec, P. (EDP Sciences, 2019-01-01)
233U is of key importance among the fissile nuclei in the Th-U fuel cycle. A particularity of 233U is its small neutron ...
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Study of the photon strength functions and level density in the gamma decay of the n + 234U reaction

Moreno-Soto, J.; Berthoumieux, E.; Dupont, E.; Gunsing, Frank; Serot, O.; Litaize, O.; Diakaki, M.; Chiaveri, Enrico; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta; Žugec, P. (EDP Sciences, 2019-01-01)
The accurate calculations of neutron-induced reaction cross sections are relevant for many nuclear applications. The photon ...
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Fission program at n_TOF

Tassan-Got, L.; Colonna, N.; Diakaki, M.; Eleme, Z.; Manna, A.; Sekhar, A.; Stamatopoulos, A.; Chiaveri, Enrico; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Millán Callado, María de los Ángeles; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta; Žugec, P. (EDP Sciences, 2019-01-01)
Since its start in 2001 the n_TOF collaboration developed a measurement program on fission, in view of advanced fuels in ...
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Feasibility Study of a Proton Irradiation Facility for Radiobiological Measurements at an 18 MeV Cyclotron

Baratto Roldán, Anna; Jiménez Ramos, María del Carmen; Battaglia, Maria Cristina; García López, Francisco Javier; Gallardo Fuentes, María Isabel; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Espino Navas, José Manuel (MDPI, 2018-11-01)
A feasibility study of an experimental setup for the irradiation of biological samples at the cyclotron facility installed ...
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7Be(n, p) 7Li Reaction and the Cosmological Lithium Problem: Measurement of the Cross Section in a Wide Energy Range at n_TOF at CERN

Damone, L.; Barbagallo, M.; Mastromarco, Mario; Mengoni, A.; Cosentino, L.; Maugeri, E.; Heinitz, S.; Schumann, D.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Praena Rodríguez, Javier; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta (APS Physics, 2018-07-24)
We report on the measurement of the 7Be(n,p)7Li cross section from thermal to approximately 325 keV neutron energy, performed ...
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Measurement and resonance analysis of the 33S(n,α) 30Si cross section at the CERN n_TOF facility in the energy region from 10 to 300 keV

Praena Rodríguez, Javier; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta; Porras, I.; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Altstadt, Sebastian G.; Andrzejewski, J.; Audouin, Laurent; Bécares, Vicente; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge (American Physical Society, 2018-06-04)
The 33S(n,α) 30Si cross section has been measured at the neutron time-of-flight (n_TOF) facility at CERN in the neutron ...
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Experimental setup and procedure for the measurement of the 7Be(n,p)7Li reaction at n_TOF

Barbagallo, M.; Andrzejewski, J.; Mastromarco, Mario; Perkowski, J.; Damone, L.; Gawlik, A.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Quesada Molina, José Manuel (Elsevier, 2018-04-11)
Following the completion of the second neutron beam line and the related experimental area (EAR2) at the n_TOF spallation ...
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Preparation and characterization of 33-S samples for 33-S(n,alpha)30-Si cross-section measurements at the n_TOF facility at CERN

Praena Rodríguez, Javier; Ferrer Fernández, Francisco Javier; Vollenberg, Wil; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta; Fernández Martínez, Begoña; García López, Francisco Javier; Porras, I.; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Altstadt, Sebastian G.; Andrzejewski, J.; Audouin, Laurent; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge (Elsevier, 2018-02-15)
Thin 33S samples for the study of the 33S(n,a)30Si cross-section at the n_TOF facility at CERN were made by thermal ...
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Radiative neutron capture on 242Pu in the resonance region at the CERN n_TOF-EAR1 facility

Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Mendoza, Emilio; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Eberhardt, Klaus; Junghans, Arnd R.; Krtička, Milan; Aberle, Oliver; Andrzejewski, J.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio (American Physical Society, 2018-02-06)
The spent fuel of current nuclear reactors contains fissile plutonium isotopes that can be combined with uranium to make ...
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Measurement of the radiative capture cross section of the s-process branching points 204Tl and 171Tm at the n_TOF facility (CERN)

Casanovas, A.; Domingo Pardo, César; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Calviño, F.; Tarifeño-Saldivia, A.; Dressler, R.; Heinitz, S.; Kivel, Niko; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Schumann, D.; Chiaveri, Enrico; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta; Chiaveri, Enrico; Köster, Ullrich (EDP Sciences: EPJ Open Access, 2018-01-01)
The neutron capture cross section of some unstable nuclei is especially relevant for s-process nucleosynthesis studies. ...
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First Measurement of 72Ge(n,γ) at n_TOF

Dietz, M.; Lederer Woods, C.; Aberle, O.; Andrzejewski, J.; Audouin, Laurent; Bacak, M.; Balibrea, J.; Barbagallo, M.; Bečvář, František; Brow, A.; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Calviani, M.; Casanovas, A.; Cerutti, F.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Ventura, A.; Žugec, P. (EDP Sciences: EPJ Open Access, 2018-01-01)
The slow neutron capture process (s-process) is responsible for producing about half of the elemental abundances heavier than iron in the universo.
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First Measurement of 72Ge(n, γ) at n_TOF

Dietz, M.; Lederer-Woods, Claudia; Aberle, Oliver; Andrzejewski, Jozeph; Audouin, Laurent; Bacak, M.; Chiaveri, Enrico; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta; Žugec, P. (EDP Sciences, 2018-01-01)
The slow neutron capture process (s-process) is responsible for producing about half of the elemental abundances heavier ...
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Evaluación de la cobertura dosimétrica tumoral en tratamientos radioterápicos de cáncer de pulmón

Gallardo Fuentes, María Isabel; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Arráns Lara, Rafael; Perales Molina, Álvaro (2017-09-14)
El uso de técnicas radioterápicas basadas en la modulación de haces, supone un aumento de las divergencias dosimétricas ...
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Neutron capture cross section measurement of U 238 at the CERN n-TOF facility in the energy region from 1 eV to 700 keV

Mingrone, F.; Massimi, C.; Vannini, Gianni; Colonna, Nicola; Gunsing, Frank; Žugec, P.; Altstadt, Sebastian G.; Andrzejewski, J.; Audouin, Laurent; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio (American Physical Society, 2017-01-01)
The aim of this work is to provide a precise and accurate measurement of the 238U(n,γ ) reaction cross section in the ...
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Measurement of the U 238 (n,γ) cross section up to 80 keV with the total absorption calorimeter at the CERN n-TOF facility

Wright, T.; Billowes, Jon; Cano-Ott, D.; Mendoza, Emilio; Altstadt, Sebastian G.; Andrzejewski, J.; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Audouin, Laurent; Bécares, Vicente; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta (American Physical Society, 2017-01-01)
The radiative capture cross section of a highly pure (99.999%), 6.125(2) grams and 9.56(5)× 10−4 atoms/barn areal density ...
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Neutron spectroscopy of 26Mg states: Constraining the stellar neutron source 22Ne(α,n)25Mg

Massimi, C.; Altstadt, Sebastian G.; Andrzejewski, J.; Audouin, Laurent; Barbagallo, M.; Bécares, Vicente; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Praena Rodríguez, Javier; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta (Elsevier, 2017-01-01)
This work reports on accurate, high-resolution measurements of the 25Mg(n,γ)26Mg and 25Mg(n,tot) cross sections in the ...
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The n-TOF facility: Neutron beams for challenging future measurements at CERN

Chiaveri, Enrico; Aberle, Oliver; Andrzejewski, J.; Audouin, Laurent; Bacak, M.; Balibrea, J.; Barbagallo, M.; Bečvář, František; Berthoumieux, E.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio (EDP Sciences, 2017-01-01)
The CERN n TOF neutron beam facility is characterized by a very high instantaneous neutron flux, excellent TOF resolution ...
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The measurement programme at the neutron time-of-flight facility n-TOF at CERN

Gunsing, F.; Aberle, Oliver; Andrzejewski, J.; Audouin, Laurent; Bécares, Vicente; Bacak, M.; Balibrea, J.; Barbagallo, M.; Barros, Sílvia; Bečvář, František; Beinrucker, Clemens; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Quesada Molina, José Manuel (EDP Sciences, 2017-01-01)
Neutron-induced reaction cross sections are important for a wide variety of research fields ranging from the study of ...
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Measurement of the 240Pu(n,f) cross-section at the CERN n-TOF facility: First results from experimental area II (EAR-2)

Stamatopoulos, A.; Tsinganis, Andrea; Colonna, Nicola; Vlastou, R.; Kokkoris, M.; Schillebeeckx, Peter; Plompen, Arjan J. M.; Heyse, Jan; Ugec, P.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Palomo Pinto, Rogelio; Praena Rodríguez, Javier; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta (EDP Sciences, 2017-01-01)
The accurate knowledge of the neutron-induced fission cross-sections of actinides and other isotopes involved in the nuclear ...
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Measurement of the 241Am neutron capture cross section at the n-TOF facility at CERN

Mendoza, Emilio; Cano-Ott, D.; Altstadt, Sebastian G.; Andriamonje, S.; Andrzejewski, J.; Audouin, Laurent; Balibrea, J.; Bécares, Vicente; Barbagallo, M.; Bečvář, František; Belloni, F.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio (EDP Sciences, 2017-01-01)
New neutron cross section measurements of minor actinides have been performed recently in order to reduce the uncertainties ...
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Time-of-flight and activation experiments on 147Pm and 171Tm for astrophysics

Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Domingo Pardo, César; Casanovas, A.; Dressler, R.; Halfon, Shlomi; Heinitz, S.; Kivel, Niko; Köster, Ullrich; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio (EDP Sciences, 2017-01-01)
The neutron capture cross section of several key unstable isotopes acting as branching points in the s-process are crucial ...
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High precision measurement of the radiative capture cross section of 238U at the n-TOF CERN facility

Mingrone, F.; Altstadt, Sebastian G.; Andrzejewski, J.; Audouin, Laurent; Bécares, Vicente; Barbagallo, M.; Bečvář, František; Belloni, F.; Berthoumieux, E.; Billowes, Jon; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio (EDP Sciences, 2017-01-01)
The importance of improving the accuracy on the capture cross-section of 238U has been addressed by the Nuclear Energy ...
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The 236U neutron capture cross-section measured at the n-TOF CERN facility

Mastromarco, Mario; Barbagallo, M.; Vermeulen, Marc J.; Colonna, Nicola; Altstadt, Sebastian G.; Andrzejewski, J.; Audouin, Laurent; Bécares, Vicente; Bečvář, František; Belloni, F.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio (EDP Sciences, 2017-01-01)
The 236U isotope plays an important role in nuclear systems, both for future and currently operating ones. The actual ...
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New measurement of the242Pu(n,γ) cross section at n-TOF-EAR1 for MOX fuels: Preliminary results in the RRR

Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Mendoza, Emilio; Cano-Ott, D.; Eberhardt, Klaus; Junghans, Arnd R.; Aberle, Oliver (EDP Sciences, 2017-01-01)
The spent fuel of current nuclear reactors contains fissile plutonium isotopes that can be combined with 238U to make mixed ...
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7Be(n,α) and 7Be(n,p) cross-section measurement for the cosmological lithium problem at the n-TOF facility at CERN

Barbagallo, M.; Colonna, Nicola; Aberle, Oliver; Andrzejewski, J.; Audouin, Laurent; Bécares, Vicente; Bacak, M.; Balibrea, J.; Barros, Sílvia; Bečvář, František; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio (EDP Sciences, 2017-01-01)
The Cosmological Lithium Problem refers to the large discrepancy between the abundance of primordial 7Li predicted by the ...
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Measurement of the neutron capture cross section of the fissile isotope 235U with the CERN n-TOF total absorption calorimeter and a fission tagging based on micromegas detectors

Balibrea, J.; Mendoza, Emilio; Cano Ott, Daniel; Krtička, Milan; Altstadt, Sebastian G.; Andrzejewski, J.; Audouin, Laurent; Bécares, Vicente; Barbagallo, M.; Bečvář, František; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Praena Rodríguez, Javier; Quesada Molina, José Manuel (EDP Sciences, 2017-01-01)
The accuracy on neutron capture cross section of fissile isotopes must be improved for the design of future nuclear systems ...
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Dissemination of data measured at the CERN n TOF facility

Dupont, E.; Otuka, Naohiko; Cabellos, Óscar; Aberle, Oliver; Aerts, G.; Altstadt, Sebastian G.; Álvarez-Pol, H.; Álvarez Velarde, F.; Andriamonje, S.; Andrzejewski, J.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio (EDP Sciences, 2017-01-01)
The n TOF neutron time-of-flight facility at CERN is used for high quality nuclear data measurements from thermal energy ...
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On the role of secondary pions in spallation targets

Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Mancusi, Davide; Lo Meo, Sergio; Colonna, Nicola; Boudard, Alain; Cugnon, Joseph; David, Jean-Christophe; Leray, Sylvie; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Massimi, Cristian; Vlachoudis, Vasilis (EDP Sciences, 2017-01-01)
We use particle-transport simulations to show that secondary pions play a crucial role for the development of the hadronic ...
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The 33S(n,α)30Si cross section measurement at n-TOF-EAR2 (CERN): From 0.01 eV to the resonance region

Sabaté Gilarte, Marta; Praena Rodríguez, Javier; Porras, I.; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Aberle, Oliver; Andrzejewski, J.; Audouin, Laurent; Bécares, Vicente; Bacak, M.; Balibrea, J.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio (EDP Sciences, 2017-01-01)
The 33S(n,α)30Si cross section measurement, using 10B(n,α) as reference, at the n TOF Experimental Area 2 (EAR2) facility ...
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Monte carlo simulations of the n-TOF lead spallation target with the Geant4 toolkit: A benchmark study

Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Lo Meo, Sergio; Massimi, C.; Barbagallo, M.; Colonna, Nicola; Mancussi, D.; Mingrone, F. (EDP Sciences, 2017-01-01)
Monte Carlo (MC) simulations are an essential tool to determine fundamental features of a neutron beam, such as the neutron ...
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High accuracy 234U(n,f) cross section in the resonance energy region

Leal Cidoncha, E.; Durán, Ignacio; Paradela, Carlos; Tassan-Got, L.; Audouin, Laurent; Leal, Luiz Carlos; Naour, Claire Le; Noguère, Gilles; Tarrío, D.; Leong, L. S.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio (EDP Sciences, 2017-01-01)
New results are presented of the 234U neutron-induced fission cross section, obtained with high accuracy in the resonance ...
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Characterization of the n-TOF EAR-2 neutron beam

Chen, Y. H.; Tassan-Got, L.; Audouin, Laurent; Le Naour, C.; Durán, Ignacio; Casarejos, E.; Aberle, Oliver; Andrzejewski, J.; Bécares, Vicente; Bacak, M.; Balibrea, J.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio (EDP Sciences, 2017-01-01)
The experimental area 2 (EAR-2) at CERNs neutron time-of-flight facility (n_TOF), which is operational since 2014, is ...
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LabVIEW-based control and acquisition system for the dosimetric characterization of a silicon strip detector

Ovejero Benito, M. C.; Perez Vega-Leal, Alfredo; Gallardo Fuentes, María Isabel; Espino Navas, José Manuel; Selva, A.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Arráns, Rafael (AIP Publishing, 2017-01-01)
Theaimofthisworkistopresentanewdataacquisition,control,andanalysissoftwaresystemwrittenin ...
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The Nuclear Astrophysics program at n_TOF (CERN

Colonna, N.; Aberle, O.; Andrzejewski, J.; Audouin, Laurent; Bacak, M.; Balibrea, J.; Barbagallo, M.; Bečvář, František; Berthoumieux, E.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta (EDP Sciences: EPJ Open Access, 2017-01-01)
An important experimental program on Nuclear Astrophysics is being carried out at the n_TOF since several years, in order ...
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Nuclear data activities at the n TOF facility at CERN

Gunsing, Frank; Aberle, Oliver; Andrzejewski, J.; Audouin, Laurent; Bécares, Vicente; Bacak, M.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Palomo Pinto, Rogelio; Praena Rodríguez, Javier; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta (EDP Sciences: EPJ, 2016-10-21)
Nuclear data in general, and neutron-induced reaction cross sections in particular, are important for a wide variety of ...
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7Be(n,α)4He Reaction and the Cosmological Lithium Problem: Measurement of the Cross Section in a Wide Energy Range at n_TOF at CERN

Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Barbagallo, M.; Musumarra, A.; Consentino, L.; Maugeri, E.; Heinitz, S. (American Physical Society, 2016-10-03)
The energy-dependent cross section of the 7Be(n,α)4He reaction, of interest for the so-called cosmological lithium problem ...
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Experimental setup and procedure for the measurement of the 7Be(n,α)α reaction at n_TOF

Cosentino, L.; Musumarra, A.; Barbagallo, M.; Pappalardo, A.; Colonna, Nicola; Damone, L.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Praena Rodríguez, Javier; Quesada Molina, José Manuel (Elsevier, 2016-09-11)
The newly built second experimental area EAR2 of the n_TOF spallation neutron source at CERN allows to perform (n, charged ...
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Dosimetric response of radiochromic films to protons of low energies in the Bragg peak region

Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Espino Navas, José Manuel; Gallardo Fuentes, María Isabel; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Battaglia, Maria Cristina; Miras, H.; Lallena Rojo, Antonio Miguel; Guirado, D.; Schardt, D. (American Physical Society, 2016-06-21)
One of the major advantages of proton or ion beams, applied in cancer treatment, is their excellent depth-dose profile ...
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Integral measurement of the 12C(n, p)12B reaction up to 10 GeV

Zugec, P.; Colonna, Nicola; Bosnar, D.; Ventura, A.; Mengoni, A.; Altstadt, Sebastian G.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Praena Rodríguez, Javier; Quesada Molina, José Manuel (Springer Verlag, 2016-04-22)
The integral measurement of the 12C(n, p)12B reaction was performed at the neutron time-offlight facility n TOF at CERN. ...
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New measurement of the 242Pu(n,γ) cross section at n_TOF

Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Mendoza, E; Eberhardt, Klaus; Junghans, A (EDP Sciences, 2016-01-01)
The use of MOX fuel (mixed-oxide fuel made of UO2 and PuO2) in nuclear reactors allows substituting a large fraction of ...
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Fission Fragment Angular Distribution measurements of 235U and 238U at CERN n-TOF facility

Leal Cidoncha, E.; Durán, Ignacio; Paradela, Carlos; Tarrío, D.; Leong, L. S.; Tassan-Got, L.; Audouin, Laurent; Altstadt, Sebastian G.; Andrzejewski, J.; Barbagallo, M.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio (EDP Sciences, 2016-01-01)
Neutron-induced fission cross sections of 238U and 235U are used as standards in the fast neutron region up to 200 MeV. A ...
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Experiments with neutron beams for the astrophysical s process

Lederer, C.; Altstadt, Sebastian G.; Andrzejewski, J.; Audouin, Laurent; Barbagallo, M.; Bécares, Vicente; Bečvář, František; Belloni, F.; Berthoumieux, E.; Billowes, Jon; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Praena Rodríguez, Javier; Quesada Molina, José Manuel (IOP Publishing, 2016-01-01)
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Towards the high-accuracy determination of the 238 U fission cross section at the thres hold region at CERN – n_TOF

Diakaki, M.; Calviani, M.; Duran, I.; Tarrío, D.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio (EDP sciences, 2016-01-01)
The 238U fission cross section is an international standard beyond 2 MeV where the fission plateau starts. However, due ...
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The CERN n_TOF facility: a unique tool for nuclear data measurement

Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Praena Rodríguez, Javier; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta; Vannini, Gianni (EDP Sciences, 2016-01-01)
The study of the resonant structures in neutron-nucleus cross-sections, and therefore of the compound-nucleus reaction ...
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Recent results in nuclear astrophysics at the n_TOF facility at CERN

Tagliente, G.; Aberle, O.; Andrzejewski, J.; Audouin, Laurent; Bacak, M.; Balibrea, J.; Barbagallo, M.; Bečvář, František; Berthoumieux, E.; Billowes, Jon; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Fernández Domínguez, B.; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Lerendegui Marco, Jorge; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta (Sissa Medialab, 2016-01-01)
The neutron time of flight (n_TOF) facility at CERN is a spallation source characterized by a white neutron spectrum. The ...
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Recent developments in GEANT4

Allison, J.; Amako, K.; Apostolakis, John; Arce, P.; Asai, M.; Aso, T.; Bagli, E.; Bagulya, A.; Banerjee, S.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Cosmo, G.; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Yoshida, H. (Elsevier, 2016-01-01)
Geant4 is a software toolkit for the simulation of the passage of particles through matter. It is used by a large number ...
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Measurement of fragmentation cross sections of 12C ions on a thin gold target with the FIRST apparatus

Toppi, M.; Abou-Haidar, Z.; Agodi, C.; González Álvarez, Marcos Aurelio; Aumann, T.; Balestra, F.; Patera, V.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Fernández García, Juan Pablo (American Physical Society, 2016-01-01)
A detailed knowledge of the light ions interaction processes with matter is of great interest in basic and applied physics. ...
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High-accuracy determination of the 238U/ 235U fission cross section ratio up to ≈ 1 GeV at n_TOF at CERN

Paradela, Carlos; Calviani, M.; Tarrío, D.; Leal Cidoncha, E.; Leong, L. S.; Tassan-Got, L.; Le Naour, C.; Durán, Ignacio; Colonna, Nicola; Audouin, Laurent; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Lozano Leyva, Manuel Luis; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Praena Rodríguez, Javier (American Physical Society, 2015-01-01)
The 238U to 235U fission cross section ratio has been determined at n_TOF up to ≈1 GeV, with two different detection ...
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Experimental neutron capture data of 58Ni from the CERN n_TOF facility

Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Praena Rodríguez, Javier; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Rauscher, Thomas; Reifarth, René; Rubbia, Carlo; Sarmento, Raul (EDP Sciences, 2015-01-01)
The neutron capture cross section of 58Ni was measured at the neutron time of flight facility n_TOF at CERN, from 27 meV ...
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Erratum: Ni 62 (n,γ) and Ni 63 (n,γ) cross sections measured at the n-TOF facility at CERN

Lederer, C.; Massimi, C.; Berthoumieux, E.; Colonna, Nicola; Dressler, R.; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Gunsing, F.; Käppeler, F.; Kivel, Niko; Pignatari, M.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio (American Physical Society, 2015-01-01)
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Progress in geant 4 electromagnetic physics modelling and validation

Apostolakis, John; Asai, M.; Bagulya, A.; Brown, J.M.C; Burkhardt, H.; Chikuma, N.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Elles, S.; Grichine, V.; Guatelli, S.; Incerti, S.; Ivanchenko, Vladimir N.; Jacquemier, J.; Kadri, O.; Yamashita, T. (IOP Publishing: Conference Series, 2015-01-01)
In this work we report on recent improvements in the electromagnetic (EM) physics models of Geant4 and new validations of ...
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Determination of the cosmic-ray-induced neutron flux and ambient dose equivalent at flight altitude

Pazianotto, Maurício T.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Federico, C.A; Gonçalez, O.L.; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Carlson, B.V. (IOP Publishing: Conference Series, 2015-01-01)
There is interest in modeling the atmosphere in the South Atlantic Magnetic Anomaly in order to obtain information about ...
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Silicon-based three-dimensional microstructures for radiation dosimetry in hadrontherapy

Guardiola, C.; Quirion, D.; Pellegrini, G.; Fleta, C.; Esteban, S.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Gómez, F.; Solberg, T.; Carabe, A.; Lozano, M. (AIP Publishing, 2015-01-01)
In this work, we propose a solid-state-detector for use in radiation microdosimetry. This device improves the performance ...
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238U(n, γ) reaction cross section measurement with C6D6 detectors at the n_TOF CERN facility

Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Praena Rodríguez, Javier; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta; Mingrone, F; Massimi, Christian; Vannini, Gianni (EDP Sciences, 2014-01-01)
The radiative capture cross section of 238U is very important for the developing of new reactor technologies and the safety ...
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The nucleosynthesis of heavy elements in stars: the key isotope 25Mg

Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Praena Rodríguez, Javier; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta; Mingrone, F; Massimi, Christian; Vannini, Gianni (EDP Sciences, 2014-01-01)
We have measured the radiative neutron-capture cross section and the total neutron-induced cross section of one of the ...
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Measurement of the 12 C(n,p)12 B cross section at n-TOF at CERN by in-beam activation analysis

Žugec, P.; Colonna, Nicola; Bosnar, D.; Mengoni, A.; Altstadt, Sebastian G.; Andrzejewski, J.; Wright, T.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Praena Rodríguez, Javier; Quesada Molina, José Manuel (American Physical Society, 2014-01-01)
The integral cross section of the 12C(n,p)12B reaction has been determined for the first time in the neutron energy range ...
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62 Ni(n, γ) and 63 Ni(n, γ) cross sections measured at the n_TOF facility at CERN

Lederer, C.; Massimi, Christian; Berthoumieux, E.; Colonna, Nicola; Dressler, R.; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Žugec, P.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Lozano Leyva, Manuel Luis; Praena Rodríguez, Javier; Quesada Molina, José Manuel (American Physical Society, 2014-01-01)
The cross section of the 62Ni(n,γ) reaction was measured with the time-of-flight technique at the neutron time-of-flight ...
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Measurements of neutron cross sections for advanced nuclear energy systems at n_TOF (CERN)

Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Praena Rodríguez, Javier; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta; Vannini, Gianni; Variale, Vincenzo; Ventura, A. (EDP Sciences, 2014-01-01)
The n_TOF facility operates at CERN with the aim of addressing the request of high accuracy nuclear data for advanced ...
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Neutron cross-sections for advanced nuclear systems: the n_TOF project at CERN

Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Praena Rodríguez, Javier; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta; González Romero, Enrique M.; Mendoza, Emilio; Vannini, Gianni (EDP Sciences, 2014-01-01)
The study of neutron-induced reactions is of high relevance in a wide variety of fields, ranging from stellar nucleosynthesis ...
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Measurement of the angular distribution of fission fragments using a PPAC assembly at CERN n-TOF

Tarrío, D.; Leong, L. S.; Audouin, Laurent; Duran, I.; Paradela, C.; Tassan-Got, L.; Le Naour, C.; Bacri, C.O.; Petitbon, V.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Žugec, P.; Praena Rodríguez, Javier (Elsevier, 2014-01-01)
A fission reaction chamber based on Parallel Plate Avalanche Counters (PPACs) was built for measuring angular distributions ...
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GEANT4 simulation of the neutron background of the C6D6 set-up for capture studies at n_TOF

Žugec, P.; Colonna, N.; Bosnar, D.; Altstadt, Sebastian G.; Andrzejewski, J.; Audouin, Laurent; Barbagallo, M.; Bécares, V.; Bečvář, František; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Wright, T.; Praena Rodríguez, Javier (Elsevier, 2014-01-01)
The neutron sensitivity of the C6D6 detector setup used at n-TOF facility for capture measurements has been studied by ...
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Performance of the reconstruction algorithms of the FIRST experiment pixel sensors vertex detector

Rescigno, R.; Finck, C.; Juliani, D.; Spiriti, E.; Baudot, J.; Abou-Haidar, Z.; Agodi, C.; Alvarez, M.A.G.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Gallardo Fuentes, María Isabel; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Younis, H. (Elsevier, 2014-01-01)
Hadrontherapy treatments use charged particles (e.g. protons and carbon ions) to treat tumors. During a therapeutic treatment ...
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Measurement and analysis of the 241Am(n,γ ) cross section with liquid scintillator detectors using time-of-flight spectroscopy at the n_TOF facility at CERN

Fraval, K.; Gunsing, F.; Altstadt, Sebastian G.; Andrzejewski, J.; Audouin, Laurent; Barbagallo, M.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Praena Rodríguez, Javier; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta (American Physical Society, 2014-01-01)
The 241Am(n,γ ) cross section has been measured at the n_TOF facility at CERN using deuterated benzene liquid scintillators, ...
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A new CVD Diamond Mosaic-Detector for (n, α ) Cross-Section Measurements at the n TOF Experiment at CERN

Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Weiss, Christina; Griesmayer, E.; Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Barbagallo, M. (Elsevier, 2013-01-01)
At the n\_TOF experiment at CERN a dedicated single-crystal chemical vapor deposition (sCVD) Diamond Mosaic-Detector has ...
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Angular distribution in the neutron-induced fission of actinides

Paradela, Carlos; Durán, Ignacio; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Praena Rodríguez, Javier; Massimi, Cristian; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Rubbia, Carlo (EDP Sciences, 2013-01-01)
Above 1 MeV of incident neutron energy the fission fragment angular distribution (FFAD) has generally a strong anisotropic ...
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Performance of the neutron time-of-flight facility n_TOF at CERN

Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Tsinganis, A.; Berthoumieux, E.; Barbagallo, M.; Belloni, F.; Gunsing, F.; Weiß, C.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Praena Rodríguez, Javier; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Sabaté Gilarte, Marta; Žugec, P. (Springer Verlag, 2013-01-01)
The neutron time-of-flight facility n_TOF features a white neutron source produced by spallation through 20 GeV/c protons ...
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Novel dual single sided silicon strip detector chip for radiotherapy verification

Abou-Haïdara, Z.; Arráns, Rafael; Battaglia, Maria Cristina; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Espino Navas, José Manuel; Gallardo Fuentes, María Isabel; Ovejero, M.C.; Pérez-Vega Leal, A.; Selva, A.; Walsch, S.; Alvarez, M.A.G. (Scuola Internazionale Superiore di Studi Avanzati (S I S S A), 2013-01-01)
A novel dual single sided silicon strip detector (SSSSD) chip was designed to meet clinical requirements in radiotherapy ...
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Radia2: A New Tool for Radiotherapy Verification

Ovejero, M.C.; Pérez Vega-Leal, Alfredo; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Abou Haidar, Z.; Bocci, A.; Gallardo Fuentes, María Isabel; Espino Navas, José Manuel; González Álvarez, Marcos Aurelio; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Arráns, Rafael (AIP Publishing, 2013-01-01)
Radiotherapy is nowadays a proven technique in cancer treatments. Within the evolution of radiotherapy treatments towards ...
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Neutron Research At The N_TOF Facility (CERN): Results And Perspectives

Colonna, N.; Altstadt, S.; Andrzejewski, J.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Praena Rodríguez, Javier; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Zugec, P. (American Institute of Physics, 2013-01-01)
In the first ten years of operation, the neutron time-of-flight facility n_TOF at CERN has produced a large body of new ...
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First experiment: Fragmentation of ions relevant for space and therapy

Agodi, C.; Abou-Haidar, Z.; González Álvarez, Marcos Aurelio; Aumann, T.; Battistoni, G.; Bocci, A.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Fernández García, Juan Pablo; Gallardo Fuentes, María Isabel; Quesada Molina, José Manuel (IOP Publishing Ltd., 2013-01-01)
Nuclear fragmentation processes are relevant in different fields of basic research and applied physics and are of particular ...
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Output factor determination for dose measurements in axial and perpendicular planes using a silicon strip detector

Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Gallardo Fuentes, María Isabel; Espino Navas, José Manuel; Ovejero Mayoral, María Del Carmen; Ruiz Prieto, Manuel; Arráns Lara, Rafael; González Álvarez, Marcos Aurelio; Pérez Vega-Leal, Alfredo; Abou-Haidar, Z. (American Physical Society, 2012-04-23)
In this work we present the output factor measurements of a clinical linear accelerator using a silicon strip detector ...
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Present status and future programs of the n_TOF experiment

Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Lozano Leyva, Manuel Luis; Praena Rodríguez, Javier; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Bécares, Vicente; Domingo Pardo, César; Mirea, Mihail (EDP Sciences, 2012-01-01)
The neutron time-of-flight facility n_TOF at CERN, Switzerland, operational since 2001, delivers neutrons using the Proton ...
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Performance of upstream interaction region detectors for the FIRST experiment at GSI

Abou-Haidar, Z.; Agodi, C.; Alvarez, M.A.G.; Anelli, M.; Aumann, T.; Battistoni, G.; Bocci, A.; Böhlen, T.T.; Brunetti, A.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Gallardo Fuentes, María Isabel; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Younis, H. (Institute of Physics Publishing, IOP Publishing: arXiv, 2012-01-01)
The FIRST (Fragmentation of Ions Relevant for Space and Therapy) experiment at GSI has been designed to study carbon ...
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Simultaneous measurement of neutron-induced capture and fission reactions at CERN

Guerrero Sánchez, Carlos; Berthoumieux, E.; Cano-Ott, D.; Mendoza, E.; Andriamonje, S.; Andrzejewski, J.; Audouin, Laurent; Barbagallo, M.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Lozano Leyva, Manuel Luis; Praena Rodríguez, Javier; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Wright, T. (Springer Verlag, 2012-01-01)
The measurement of the capture cross-section of fissile elements, of utmost importance for the design of innovative nuclear ...
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Performance of upstream interaction region detectors for the FIRST experiment at GSI

Abou-Haïdar, Z.; Agodi, Clementina; González Álvarez, Marcos Aurelio; Anelli, Mario; Aumann, Thomas; Battistoni, Giuseppe; Bocci, A.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Fernández García, Juan Pablo; Gallardo Fuentes, María Isabel; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Younis, Hannan (Institute of Physics Publishing, 2012-01-01)
The FIRST (Fragmentation of Ions Relevant for Space and Therapy) experiment at GSI has been designed to study carbon ...
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Desarrollos y aplicaciones de GEANT4 para radioterapia y microdosimetría en detectores y circuitos integrados

Gallardo Fuentes, María Isabel; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio (2011-01-01)
El objetivo general de este proyecto es abrir nuevas líneas de investigación en el Departamento de Física Atómica, Molecular ...
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Study of the scattering of halo nuclei around the Coulomb barrier

Acosta, Luis; Cubero, M.; Escrig, D.; Fernández García, Juan Pablo; Lay Valera, José Antonio; Moro Muñoz, Antonio Matías; Rodríguez Gallardo, Manuela; Sánchez Benítez, A. M.; Alcorta, Martín; González Álvarez, Marcos Aurelio; Andrés Martín, María Victoria; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Espino Navas, José Manuel; Gómez Camacho, Joaquín José (American Institute of Physics, 2011-01-01)
During the past ten years the present collaboration has carried out several experiments related with the study of radioactive ...
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The neutron time-of-flight facility n-TOF at CERN: Phase II

Gunsing, F.; Andriamonje, S.; Andrzejewski, J.; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Praena Rodríguez, Javier; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Weiß, C. (AIP Publishing, 2011-01-01)
Neutron-induced reactions are studied at the neutron time-of-flight facility n-TOF at CERN. The facility uses 6∼ns wide ...
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GEANT4 application for the simulation of the head of a siemens primus linac

Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Gallardo Fuentes, María Isabel (AIP Publishing, 2010-01-01)
The Monte Carlo simulation of the head of a Siemens Primus Linac used at Virgen Macarena Hospital (Sevilla, Spain) has ...
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Hadronic Physics in Geant4: improvements and status for LHC Start

Quesada Molina, José Manuel; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Ivanchenko, Vladimir; Apostolakis, John; Folger, Gunter; Grichine, Vladimir; Howard, Alexander; Ivantchenko, Anton; Kossov, Mikhail; Ribon, Alberto; Uzhinsky, Vladimir; Benerjee, Sunanda; Yarba, Julia; Koi, Tatsumi; Wright, Dennis (2008-01-01)
An overview of recent developments in Geant4 hadronic modelling is provided with a focus on the start of the LHC experiments. ...