JNST Article Awards

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We are honoured to present the Journal of Nuclear Science and Technology (JNST) Most Cited and Popular Article Awards 2016, to the following 9 respected papers. These two awards are presented to the first author of paper published in our journal that has contributed to raise the quality and enhanced the specialty of the journal in Nuclear Science and Technology field. This award is presented by the journal Editorial Board, supported by our publisher, Taylor & Francis.

All award winning papers are available free to view until 30 June 2018 via the Taylor & Francis landing page.

Detailed descriptions on the two awards are as follows:
(1) the JNST Most Cited Article Award
Established in the year 2012, given to the papers that are frequently cited directly by other research papers during the first 60 months of its publication, which was the year 2010 for this year’s nomination.
(2) the JNST Most Popular Article Award
Newly established in year 2013. This award is given to the papers that are frequently downloaded by the readers of our journal. Articles published in year 2015(Vol.52) was the candidate for this year’s nomination. The impact on free or Open Access articles has been taken into account during the award evaluation process.

JNST Most Cited Article Award 2016 :

JNST Most Popular Article Award 2016:

Past winners

the JNST Most Cited Article Award

2015201420132012

Reaction rate analyses for an accelerator-driven system with 14MeV neutrons in the Kyoto University critical assembly Cheol Ho Pyeon, Hiroshi Shiga, Tsuyoshi Misawa, Tomohiko Iwasaki & Seiji Shiroya
First injection of spallation neutrons generated by high-energy protons into the Kyoto University critical assembly Cheol Ho Pyeon, Tsuyoshi Misawa, Jae-Yong Lim, Hironobu Unesaki, Yoshihiro Ishi, Yasutoshi Kuriyama, Tomonori Uesugi, Yoshiharu Mori, Makoto Inoue, Ken Nakajima, Kaichiro Mishima & Seiji Shiroya
JENDL actinoid file 2008 Osamu Iwamoto, Tsuneo Nakagawa, Naohiko Otuka, Satoshi Chiba, Keisuke Okumura, Go Chiba, Takaaki Ohsawa & Kazuyoshi Furutaka

Proposal of nondestructive radionuclide assay using a high-flux gamma-ray source and nuclear resonance fluorescence Ryoichi Hajima, Takehito Hayakawa, Nobuhiro Kikuzawa and Eisuke Minehara
Static and kinetic experiments on accelerator-driven system with 14MeV neutrons in Kyoto University critical assembly Cheol Ho Pyeon, Morgan Hervault, Tsuyoshi Misawa,Hironobu Unesaki, Tomohiko Iwasaki and Seiji Shiroya

Out-of-pile and in-pile perfomance of advanded zirconium alloys (HANA) for high burn-up fuel Yong Hwan Jeong, Sang-Yun Park, Myung-Ho Lee, Byung-Kwon Choi, Jong-Hyuk Baek, Jeong-Yong Park, Jun-Hwan Kim & Hyun-Gil Kim
Characteristics of oxidation reaction of rare-earth chlorides for precipitation in LiCl-KCl molten salt by oxygen sparging Yong-Jun Cho, Hee-Chul Yang, Hee-Chul Eun, Eung-Ho Kim & In-Tae Kim
Delayed hydride crack velocity of zirconium alloys with the direction of an approach to temperature Young Suk Kim, Kang Soo Kim & Yong Moo Cheong
Fuel and core design of super light water reactor with low leakage fuel loading pattern Kazuhiro Kamei, Akifumi Yamaji, Yuki Ishiwatari, Yoshiaki Oka & Jie Liu

the JNST Most Popular Article Award

201520142013

Experimental study on combustion characteristics of sodium fire in a columnar flow  Zhi-Gang Zhang, Kang-Wei Peng, Yan Huo & Ming Guo
Quantities of I-131 and Cs-137 in accumulated water in the basements of reactor buildings in process of core cooling at Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plants accident and its influence on late phase source terms [Fukushima NPP Accident Related] Akihide Hidaka & Jun Ishikawa
Distribution of radionuclides in surface seawater obtained by an aerial radiological survey [Fukushima NPP Accident Related] Yayoi Inomata, Michio Aoyama, Katsumi Hirose, Yukihisa Sanada, Tatsuo Torii, Takaki Tsubono, Daisuke Tsumune & Masatoshi Yamada
Characterization of solidified melt among materials of UO2 fuel and B4C control blade  Masahide Takano, Tsuyoshi Nishi & Noriko Shirasu
Radiation protection lessons learned from the TEPCO Fukushima No.1 NPS accident  Itsumasa Urabe, Takatoshi Hattori, Takeshi Iimoto & Sumi Yokoyama

Review of thermal-hydraulic researches in severe accidents in light water reactors Isao Kataoka
Source term estimation of atmospheric release due to the Fukushima Dai-ichi Nuclear Power Plant accident by atmospheric and oceanic dispersion simulations Takuya Kobayashi, Haruyasu Nagai, Masamichi Chino and Hideyuki Kawamura
Probabilistic common cause failure modeling for auxiliary feedwater system after the introduction of flood barriers Xiaoyu Zheng, Akira Yamaguchi and Takashi Takata
Particle and heavy ion transport code System, PHITS, version 2.52 Tatsuhiko Sato, Koji Niita, Norihiro Matsuda, Shintaro Hashimoto, Yosuke Iwamoto,Shusaku Noda, Tatsuhiko Ogawa, Hiroshi Iwase, Hiroshi Nakashima,Tokio Fukahori, Keisuke Okumura, Tetsuya Kai, Satoshi Chiba,Takuya Furuta and Lembit Sihver

Results of environmental radiation monitoring at the Nuclear Fuel Cycle Engineering Laboratories, JAEA, following the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant accident Masanori Takeyasu, Masanao Nakano, Hiroki Fujita, Akira Nakada, Hitoshi Watanabe, Shuichi Sumiya and Sadaaki Furuta
Chemical states of fallout radioactive Cs in the soils deposited at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant accident Naofumi Kozai, Toshihiko Ohnuki, Makoto Arisaka, Masayuki Watanabe, Fuminori Sakamoto, Shinya Yamasaki and Mingyu Jiang
Insights from review and analysis of the Fukushima Dai-ichi accident Masashi Hirano, Taisuke Yonomoto, Masahiro Ishigaki, Norio Watanabe, Yu Maruyama, Yasuteru Sibamoto, Tadashi Watanabe and Kiyofumi Moriyama
Analyses of core melt and re-melt in the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear reactors Fumiya Tanabe
Thermal properties of Three Mile Island Unit 2 core debris and simulated debris Fumihisa Nagase and Hiroshi Uetsuka