Kåre Axell

Adj professor at Department of Physics, Subatomic and Plasma Physics

Projects

2014–2016

Research in nuclear safeguards

Imre Pazsit Department of Applied Physics, Nuclear Engineering
Dina Chernikova Department of Applied Physics, Nuclear Engineering
Kåre Axell Department of Applied Physics, Nuclear Engineering
The Swedish Radiation Safety authority (SSM)

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Publications

2016

A potential alternative/complement to the traditional thermal neutron based counting in Nuclear Safeguards and Security

Dina Chernikova, Syed F. Naeem, Kåre Axell et al
Nuclear Instruments & Methods in Physics Research Section a-Accelerators Spectrometers Detectors and Associated Equipment. Vol. 810, p. 164-171
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
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 & Methods in Physics Research Section a-Accelerators Spectrometers Detectors and Associated Equipment. Vol. 782, p. 47-55
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2015

Characterization of strong 241Am sources

Anna Vesterlund, Dina Chernikova, Petty Cartemo et al
Applied Radiation and Isotopes. Vol. 99, p. 162-167
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2014

A new concept for safeguarding and labeling of long-term stored waste and its place in the scope of existing tagging techniques

Dina Chernikova, Kåre Axell,
Workshop – Scanning the Horizon: Novel Techniques and Methods for Safeguards, International Atomic Energy Agency At IAEA’s Headquarters in Vienna, Austria, 2014
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Characterization of strong 241Am sources

Anna Vesterlund, Dina Chernikova, Petty Cartemo et al
International Conference on Advances in Nuclear Forensics: Countering the Evolving Threat of Nuclear and Other Radioactive Material out of Regulatory Control, Vienna, IAEA; 07/2014
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

A method for discrimination of neutron and gamma pile-up events in scintillation detectors with a simultaneous identification of malfunctioning ones

Dina Chernikova, Zsolt Elter, Kåre Axell et al
INMM 55th Annual Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia, USA; 07/2014
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Passive and Active Ways of Unique Tagging/Labeling of Long-term Stored Nuclear Waste Copper Canisters

Dina Chernikova, Kåre Axell,
INMM 55th Annual Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia, USA; 07/2014
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

A unique tungsten-based tagging approach for maintaining of continuity of knowledge of nuclear waste copper canisters

Dina Chernikova, Kåre Axell, Anders Nordlund et al
PHYSOR 2014 - The Role of Reactor Physics toward a Sustainable Future, The Westin Miyako, Kyoto, Japan; 09/2014
Conference paper - peer reviewed
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
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2013

Testing a direct method for evaluating the concentration of boron in a fuel pool using scintillation detectors, and a 252Cf and an 241Am-Be source

Dina Chernikova, Kåre Axell, Imre Pázsit et al
Proceeding of ESARDA meeting 2013
Conference paper - peer reviewed
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 Pázsit et al
Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A : Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment. Vol. 714, p. 90-97
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed