Dina Chernikova

Forskarassistent at Chalmers, Physics, Subatomic and Plasma Physics

Projects

2014–2016

Research in nuclear safeguards

Imre Pazsit Nuclear Engineering
Dina Chernikova Nuclear Engineering
Kåre Axell Nuclear Engineering
The Swedish Radiation Safety authority (SSM)

2011–2016

Fast Reactor Experiments for hYbrid Applications (FREYA)

Imre Pazsit Nuclear Engineering
Dina Chernikova Nuclear Engineering
Syed F Naeem Nuclear Engineering
European Commission (FP7)

2015–2016

Enhancing the experimental capabilities for research in nuclear security and safeguards

Dina Chernikova Nuclear Engineering
Carl Tryggers Stiftelse för Vetenskaplig Forskning

2012–2013

Testing of a new method for determination of the concentration of boron in the fuel pool with Cf-252

Anders Nordlund Nuclear Engineering
Dina Chernikova Nuclear Engineering
The Lars Hierta Memorial Foundation

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Publications

2017

The Inclusion of Photofission, Photonuclear, (n, xn), (n, n ' x gamma), and (n, x gamma) Reactions in the Neutron-Gamma Feynman-Alpha Variance-to-Mean Formalism

Dina Chernikova, Imre Pazsit, A. Favalli et al
Nuclear Science and Engineering. Vol. 185 (1), p. 206-216
Journal article
2015

The effect of capture gammas, photofission and photonuclear neutrons to the neutron-gamma Feynman variance-to-mean ratios (neutron, gamma and total)

Dina Chernikova, Imre Pazsit, S. Croft et al
Mathematics and Computations, Supercomputing in Nuclear Applications and Monte Carlo International Conference, M and C+SNA+MC 2015, Nashville, United States, 19-23 April 2015, p. 1040-1051
Paper in proceedings
2015

Characterization of strong 241Am sources

Anna Vesterlund, Dina Chernikova, Petty Bernitt Cartemo et al
Applied Radiation and Isotopes. Vol. 99, p. 162-167
Journal article
2015

The neutron-gamma Feynman variance to mean approach: Gamma detection and total neutron-gamma detection (theory and practice)

Dina Chernikova, Kåre Axell, S. Avdic et al
Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment. Vol. 782, p. 47-55
Journal article
2014

Characterization of strong 241Am sources

Anna Vesterlund, Dina Chernikova, Petty Bernitt Cartemo et al
Paper in proceedings
2014

Pulse shape discrimination of neutrons and gamma rays using Kohonen artificial neural networks

Tatiani Tampouratzi, Dina Chernikova, Imre Pazsit
Journal of Artificial Intelligence and Soft Computing Research. Vol. 3 (1), p. 77-88
Journal article
2014

Experimental and numerical investigations of radiation characteristics of Russian portable/compact pulsed neutron generators: ING-031 ING-07, ING-06 and ING-10-20-120

Dina Chernikova, V. L. Romodanov, A. G. Belevitin et al
Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment. Vol. 746, p. 74-86
Journal article
2014

A general analytical solution for the variance-to-mean Feynman-alpha formulas for a two-group two-point, a two-group one-point and a one-group two-point cases

Dina Chernikova, Wang Ziguan, Imre Pazsit et al
European Physical Journal Plus. Vol. 129 (11), p. Art. no. 259-
Journal article
2014

Novel passive and active tungsten-based identifiers for maintaining the continuity of knowledge of spent nuclear fuel copper canisters

Dina Chernikova, Kåre Axell, Anders Nordlund et al
Annals of Nuclear Energy. Vol. 75, p. 219-227
Journal article
2013

Monitoring fissile and matrix materials in closed containers by means of pulsed neutron sources

V.F. Batyaev, O.V. Bochkarev, S.V. Sklyarov et al
Atomic Energy. Vol. 115 (2), p. 116-122
Journal article
2013

A Comparison of Artificial Neural Network Performance: the Case of Neutron/Gamma Pulse Shape Discrimination

Tatiani Tampouratzi, Dina Chernikova, Imre Pazsit
IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence for Security and Defense Applications (CISDA), p. 88-95
Paper in proceedings
2013

A method for nondestructive assay of nuclear materials in facilities with a pulse neutron generator and a digital technology for discrimination between neutrons and photons

V. L. Romodanov, A. G. Belevitin, Dina Chernikova
Instruments and Experimental Techniques. Vol. 56 (6), p. 620-627
Journal article
2013

A direct method for evaluating the concentration of boric acid in a fuel pool using scintillation detectors for joint-multiplicity measurements

Dina Chernikova, Kåre Axell, Imre Pazsit et al
Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment. Vol. 714, p. 90-97
Journal article
2012

Analysis of 235U, 239Pu and 241Pu content in a spent fuel assembly using Lead Slowing Down Spectrometer and time intervals matrix

Dina Chernikova, V.L. Romodanov, Valeriy Sakharov et al
JNMM, Journal of the Institute of Nuclear Materials Management. Vol. 40 (2)
Journal article
2012

Development of the Neutron-Gamma-Neutron (NGN) approach for the fresh and spent fuel assay

Dina Chernikova, Vadim Romodanov, Valeriy Sakharov
Conference contribution
2012

Two-point theory for the differential self-interrogation Feynman-alpha method

Johan Anderson, Dina Chernikova, Imre Pazsit et al
European Physical Journal Plus. Vol. 127 (8), p. 1-9
Journal article
2012

Testing of small detectors with glass rod light guides for multiplicity measurement purposes

Dina Chernikova, Imre Pazsit, Anders Nordlund et al
Conference contribution
2012

Sensitivity of nonstationary neutron spectra in lead to nuclear data variations

V. L. Romodanov, V. K. Sakharov, Dina Chernikova
Atomic Energy. Vol. 112 (4), p. 281-287
Journal article
2012

Derivation and quantitative analysis of the differential self-interrogation Feynman-alpha method

Johan Anderson, L. Pal, Imre Pazsit et al
European Physical Journal Plus. Vol. 127 (2), p. 1-6
Journal article
2011

Derivation and quantitative analysis of the differential self-interrogation Feynman-alpha method

Johan Anderson, Pal Lenard, Imre Pazsit et al
Paper in proceedings