Gediminas Stankūnas

Laboratory of Nuclear Installation Safety (17)
Chief research associate
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Scientific article


Breidokaitė S. [LEI], Stankūnas G. [LEI]. Helium production and material damage rate assessment in EU DEMO HCPB divertor In: Radiation Physics and Chemistry. Oxford: Elsevier, 2023, Vol. 210, 111024, p. 1-5. ISSN 0969-806X, eISSN 1879-0895.
Stankūnas G. [LEI], Qiu Y., Nitti F. S., Marugan J. C.. Shielding analyses supporting the Lithium loop design and safety assessments in IFMIF-DONES In: Nuclear Engineering and Technology. Dae Jeon: Elsevier, 2023, Vol. 55, Iss. 4, p. 1210-1217. ISSN 1738-5733.
Breidokaitė S. [LEI], Stankūnas G. [LEI]. Neutronics assessment for Detailed Helium-Cooled And Water-Cooled DEMO Breeder Blanket Concepts In: Journal of Fusion Energy. New York: Springer, 2023, vol. 42, iss. 1 , 6, p. 1-6. ISSN 0164-0313, eISSN 1572-9591.


Mailloux J., Abid N., Abraham K., Abreu P., Stankūnas G. [LEI], et al. Overview of JET results for optimising ITER operation In: Nuclear Fusion. Bristol: IOP Publishing, 2022, Vol. 62, No. 4, 042026, p. 1-34. ISSN 0029-5515, eISSN 1741-4326.
Togobickij B. [LEI], Povilaitis M. [LEI], Slavickas A. [LEI], Stora T., Barozier V., (... Stankūnas G. ...) [LEI]. Nuclear Analysis of High-Power LIEBE Molten Target at CERN for the Production of Radioisotopes In: Applied sciences. Basel: MDPI, 2022, Vol. 12, Iss. 23, 11884, p. 1-14. ISSN 2076-3417.
Vega J., Murari A., Dormido-Canto S., Rattá, G. A., Stankūnas G. [LEI], and Jet contributors. Disruption prediction with artificial intelligence techniques in tokamak plasmas In: Nature Physics. Berlin: NATURE PORTFOLIO, 2022, Vol. 18, p. 741-750. Scopus . ISSN 1745-2473, eISSN 1745-2481.
Mazzi S., Garcia J., Zarzoso D., Kazakov Ye. O., Stankūnas G. [LEI], and Jet contributors. Enhanced performance in fusion plasmas through turbulence suppression by megaelectronvolt ions In: Nature Physics. Berlin: NATURE PORTFOLIO, 2022, Vol. 18, p. 776-7782. ISSN 1745-2473 , eISSN 1745-2481.
Breidokaitė S. [LEI], Stankūnas G. [LEI]. Neutron Flux in EU DEMO Divertor Cassette Body Using HCPB and WCLL Breeding Blanket Models In: Journal of Fusion Energy. New York: Springer, 2022, Vol. 41, 41, p. 1-6. ISSN 0164-0313 , eISSN 1572-9591.
Breidokaitė S. [LEI], Eade T., Berry T., Stankūnas G. [LEI], Tidikas A. [LEI]. Activation analysis and evaluation of the radionuclide inventories, decay heat for European DEMO divertor components In: Applied Radiation and Isotopes . Oxford: Elsevier, 2022, Vol. 187, 110314, p. 729-741. Scopus . ISSN 0969-8043, eISSN 1872-9800.
Stankūnas G. [LEI], Tidikas A. [LEI]. Application of ADVANTG Code for the SDDR Calculations on IFMIF-DONES Target Assembly and HFTM In: IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON NUCLEAR SCIENCE. Piscataway: IEEE, 2022, Vol. 69, No. 6, p. 1225-1228. ISSN 0018-9499.

Conference paper


Breidokaitė S. [LEI], Stankūnas G. [LEI]. Wcll and hcpb models activity comparison of divertor reflector and linear plates In: The 17th International Conference of Young Scientists on Energy and Natural Sciences Issues (CYSENI 2021) Kaunas, Lithuania, May 24-28, 2021. Kaunas: Lietuvos energetikos institutas, 2021, p. 447-447. ISSN 1822-7554.
Tidikas A. [LEI], Stankūnas G. [LEI]. Tritium Production in Activated IFMIF-DONES HFTM In: In 28th IAEA Fusion Energy Conference (FEC2020), 12 May 2021, IAEA (virtual). Vienna: International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), 2021, p. 747..


Stankūnas G. [LEI], Tidikas A. [LEI], Qui Y.. Application of ADVANTG Code for the SDDR Calculations on IFMIF-DONES Target Assembly and HFTM In: Book of abstracts 31st Symposium on Fusion Technology (SOFT2020) 20TH-25TH September 2020, Virtual Edition. RBI, 2020, p. 112..


Tidikas A. [LEI], Stankūnas G. [LEI]. Influence of breeder blanket module size variation on neutron activation inventories In: The 14th International Conference of Young Scientists on energy Issues (CYSENI 2017), Kaunas, Lithuania, May 25-26, 2017. Kaunas: Lietuvos energetikos institutas, 2017, p. 200-205. ISSN 1822-7554.


Litaudon X., Stankūnas G. [LEI]. Overview of the JET results in support to ITER In: 26th IAEA Fusion Energy conference 17-22 October 2016. Kyoto, Japan: IAEA, 2016, p. 1-19..
Tidikas A. [LEI], Stankūnas G. [LEI]. Neutron activation in water cooling systems of nuclear fusion devices In: 13th Annual international conference of young scientists on energy issues (CYSENI 2016), Kaunas, Lithuania, May 26–27, 2016. Kaunas: LEI, 2016.. Kaunas: Lietuvos energetikos institutas, 2016, p. 332-340. ISSN 1822-7554.

Popular science article


Augutis J. [LEI], Babilas E. [LEI], Dundulis G. [LEI], Kaliatka A. [LEI], Kaliatka T. [LEI], Krikštolaitis R. [LEI], Martišauskas L. [LEI], Rimkevičius S. [LEI], Pabarčius R. [LEI], Povilaitis M. [LEI], Stankūnas G. [LEI], Urbonas R. [LEI], Urbonavičius E. [LEI]. Scientific inheritance of Eugenijus Ušpuras In: Kerntechnik. Munchen: Carl Hanser Verlag, 2020, Vol. 85, Iss. 2, p. 72-81. ISSN 0932-3902.

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