Transport theory and invariant imbedding.

by Richard Ernest Bellman, Robert E. Kalaba

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An indication of some of the applications of the theory of invariant imbedding that have been made to the field of neutron transport theory. Invariant imbedding is discussed, and several versions of a one-dimensional neutron multiplication process are treated. The paper emphasizes the feasibility of determining criticality conditions without the solution of eigenvalue problems and of determining reflected and transmitted flux.

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