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An integrated methodology for spatio-temporal incorporation of underlying failure mechanisms into fire probabilistic risk assessment of nuclear power plants

Sakurahara, T., Mohaghegh, Z., Reihani, S., Kee, E., Brandyberry, M. & Rodgers, S. Jan 1 2018 In : Reliability Engineering and System Safety. 169, p. 242-257 16 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Uncertainty
Navier Stokes equations
Turbulent flow
Computational fluid dynamics
Simulators

Criticality and uncertainty assessment of assembly misloading in BWR transportation cask

Radaideh, M. I., Price, D. & Kozlowski, T. Mar 1 2018 In : Annals of Nuclear Energy. 113, p. 1-14 14 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Uncertainty
Fission products
Gadolinium
Actinides
Spent fuels
Nuclear fuels
Time series
Gases
Uncertainty
Nuclear reactors
2017

Ab initio calculations of the lattice parameter and elastic stiffness coefficients of bcc Fe with solutes

Fellinger, M. R., Hector, L. G. & Trinkle, D. R. Jan 1 2017 In : Computational Materials Science. 126, p. 503-513 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Ab Initio Calculations
Stiffness
Coefficient
lattice parameters
stiffness

Advances in boronization on NSTX-Upgrade

Skinner, C. H., Bedoya, F., Scotti, F., Allain, J. P., Blanchard, W., Cai, D., Jaworski, M. & Koel, B. E. Aug 1 2017 In : Nuclear Materials and Energy. 12, p. 744-748 5 p.

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Plasmas
boron
oxygen
Boron
Fusion reactions

Analysis of a small PWR core with the PARCS/Helios and PARCS/Serpent code systems

Baiocco, G., Petruzzi, A., Bznuni, S. & Kozlowski, T. Sep 1 2017 In : Annals of Nuclear Energy. 107, p. 42-48 7 p.

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Reactor cores
Physics

Analysis of Oskarshamn-2 stability event using TRACE/SIMULATE-3K and comparison to TRACE/PARCS and SIMULATE-3K stand-alone

Dokhane, A., Judd, J., Gajev, I., Zerkak, O., Ferroukhi, H. & Kozlowski, T. Apr 1 2017 In : Annals of Nuclear Energy. 102, p. 190-199 10 p.

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Light water reactors
Hot Temperature

A quantitative framework for the analysis of multimodal optical microscopy images

Bower, A. J., Chidester, B., Li, J., Zhao, Y., Marjanovic, M., Chaney, E. J., Do, M. N. & Boppart, S. A. 2017 In : Quantitative Imaging in Medicine and Surgery. 7, 1, p. 24-37 14 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Microscopy
Cell Death
Datasets
Support Vector Machine
Green's functions
evaluation
coefficients
crystals
solutes

Coherent control of an opsin in living brain tissue

Paul, K., Sengupta, P., Ark, E. D., Tu, H., Zhao, Y. & Boppart, S. A. Nov 1 2017 In : Nature Physics. 13, 11, p. 1111-1116 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

brain
proteins
pulses
neurons
chromophores

Compatibility of lithium plasma-facing surfaces with high edge temperatures in the Lithium Tokamak Experiment

Majeski, R. , Bell, R. E. , Boyle, D. P. , Kaita, R. , Kozub, T. , LeBlanc, B. P. , Lucia, M. , Maingi, R. , Merino, E. , Raitses, Y. , Schmitt, J. C. , Allain, J. P. , Bedoya, F. , Bialek, J. , Biewer, T. M. , Canik, J. M. , Buzi, L. , Koel, B. E. , Patino, M. I. , Capece, A. M. & 5 others Hansen, C., Jarboe, T., Kubota, S., Peebles, W. A. & Tritz, K. May 1 2017 In : Physics of Plasmas. 24, 5, 056110

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compatibility
lithium
temperature
recycling
plasma density
Materials science
Engineering education
Computational methods
Students

Data files for ab initio calculations of the lattice parameter and elastic stiffness coefficients of bcc Fe with solutes

Fellinger, M. R., Hector, L. G. & Trinkle, D. R. Feb 1 2017 In : Data in Brief. 10, p. 147-150 4 p.

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Deciphering surface behavior and deuterium retention in tin-lithium-coated fuzzy tungsten substrates

Lang, E., Kapat, A. & Allain, J. P. Aug 1 2017 In : Nuclear Materials and Energy. 12, p. 1352-1357 6 p.

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Tungsten
Tin
Deuterium
Lithium
Substrates

Design principles for radiation-resistant solid solutions

Schuler, T., Trinkle, D. R., Bellon, P. & Averback, R. May 10 2017 In : Physical Review B. 95, 17, 174102

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

solutes
solid solutions
radiation
point defects
irradiation

Determining the ion temperature and energy distribution in a lithium-plasma interaction test stand with a retarding field energy analyzer

Christenson, M., Stemmley, S., Jung, S., Mettler, J., Sang, X., Martin, D., Kalathiparambil, K. & Ruzic, D. N. Aug 1 2017 In : Review of Scientific Instruments. 88, 8, 083501

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plasma interactions
test stands
ion temperature
analyzers
energy distribution

Development of a thermal-hydraulic analysis code TAC-DS for spent fuel dry-storage system for high-temperature pebble bed reactor

Wang, B., Wu, B., uddin, R., Jia, H. & Wang, J. Nov 1 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Nuclear Science and Technology. p. 1-18 18 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

pebble bed reactors
spent fuels
hydraulics
Spent fuels
Hot Temperature
erosion
kinetics
interactions
Beam plasma interactions
Erosion

Effect of external stress on deuteride (hydride) precipitation in Zircaloy-4 using in situ neutron diffraction

Lin, J. L., An, K., Stoica, A. D. & Heuser, B. J. Apr 15 2017 In : Journal of Nuclear Materials. 487, p. 396-405 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

deuterides
hydrides
neutron diffraction
Deuterium
Hydrides

Exact Model of Vacancy-Mediated Solute Transport in Magnesium

Agarwal, R. & Trinkle, D. R. Mar 7 2017 In : Physical Review Letters. 118, 10, 105901

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

magnesium
solutes
diffusivity
drag
Green's functions

First principles calculations of beryllium stability in zirconium surfaces

Jain, A. C. P. & Trinkle, D. R. Jan 1 2017 In : Acta Materialia. 122, p. 359-368 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Beryllium
Zirconium
Oxidation
Nuclear fuel cladding
Thermooxidation

Flowing liquid lithium plasma-facing components – Physics, technology and system analysis of the LiMIT system

Ruzic, D. N., Szott, M., Sandoval, C., Christenson, M., Fiflis, P., Hammouti, S., Kalathiparambil, K., Shchelkanov, I., Andruczyk, D., Stubbers, R., Foster, C. J. & Jurczyk, B. Aug 1 2017 In : Nuclear Materials and Energy. 12, p. 1324-1329 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

liquid lithium
systems analysis
lithium
physics
metals

Formation of 238U16O and 238U18O observed by time-resolved emission spectroscopy subsequent to laser ablation

Weisz, D. G., Crowhurst, J. C., Siekhaus, W. J., Rose, T. P., Koroglu, B., Radousky, H. B., Zaug, J. M., Armstrong, M. R., Isselhardt, B. H., Savina, M. R., Azer, M., Finko, M. S. & Curreli, D. Jul 17 2017 In : Applied Physics Letters. 111, 3, 034101

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

laser ablation
spectroscopy
oxides
shift
oxygen

F-TRIDYN: A Binary Collision Approximation code for simulating ion interactions with rough surfaces

Drobny, J., Hayes, A., Curreli, D. & Ruzic, D. N. Oct 1 2017 In : Journal of Nuclear Materials. 494, p. 278-283 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

fractals
collisions
approximation
ions
interactions

Grain size threshold for enhanced irradiation resistance in nanocrystalline and ultrafine tungsten

El-Atwani, O., Hinks, J. A., Greaves, G., Allain, J. P. & Maloy, S. A. Sep 3 2017 In : Materials Research Letters. 5, 5, p. 343-349 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Tungsten
Grain boundaries
Irradiation
Ultrafine
Metals

High deposition rate nanocrystalline and amorphous silicon thin film production via surface wave plasma source

Peck, J. A., Zonooz, P., Curreli, D., Panici, G. A., Jurczyk, B. E. & Ruzic, D. N. Sep 25 2017 In : Surface and Coatings Technology. 325, p. 370-376 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Nanocrystalline silicon
Plasma sources
Silicon
Deposition rates
Amorphous silicon

Hydrogen retention in lithium on metallic walls from “in vacuo” analysis in LTX and implications for high-Z plasma-facing components in NSTX-U

Kaita, R., Lucia, M., Allain, J. P., Bedoya, F., Bell, R., Boyle, D., Capece, A., Jaworski, M., Koel, B. E., Majeski, R., Roszell, J., Schmitt, J., Scotti, F., Skinner, C. H. & Soukhanovskii, V. Apr 1 2017 In : Fusion Engineering and Design. 117, p. 135-139 5 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Lithium
Hydrogen
Plasmas
Experiments
Facings
Hydrogel
Microspheres
Encapsulation
Capsules
Cells

Initial studies of plasma facing component surface conditioning in the national spherical tokamak experiment upgrade with the materials analysis particle probe

Bedoya, F., Allain, J. P., Kaita, R., Skinner, C. H., Koel, B. E. & Scotti, F. Aug 1 2017 In : Nuclear Materials and Energy. 12, p. 1248-1252 5 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

conditioning
probes
Plasmas
Experiments
boron

In situ high-energy X-ray diffraction study of tensile deformation of neutron-irradiated polycrystalline Fe-9%Cr alloy

Zhang, X., Li, M., Park, J. S., Kenesei, P., Almer, J., Xu, C. & Stubbins, J. F. Mar 1 2017 In : Acta Materialia. 126, p. 67-76 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Neutrons
X ray diffraction
Strain hardening
Coherent scattering
Neutron irradiation

Intracellular imaging of docosanol in living cells by coherent anti-Stokes Raman scattering microscopy

You, S., Liu, Y., Arp, Z., Zhao, Y., Chaney, E. J., Marjanovic, M. & Boppart, S. A. Jul 1 2017 In : Journal of Biomedical Optics. 22, 7, 070502

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Raman scattering
Microscopic examination
Cells
docosanol
drugs

Intraoperative optical coherence tomography for soft tissue sarcoma differentiation and margin identification

Mesa, K. J., Selmic, L. E., Pande, P., Monroy, G. L., Reagan, J., Samuelson, J., Driskell, E., Li, J., Marjanovic, M., Chaney, E. J. & Boppart, S. A. Mar 1 2017 In : Lasers in Surgery and Medicine. 49, 3, p. 240-248 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Optical Coherence Tomography
Sarcoma
Neoplasms
Muscles
Adipose Tissue
chaos
polynomials
reactors
expansion
simulation
collocation
parameter
Uncertainty
estimates
code

Investigating the healing mechanisms of an angiogenesis-promoting topical treatment for diabetic wounds using multimodal microscopy

Li, J., Bower, A. J., Arp, Z., Olson, E. J., Holland, C., Chaney, E. J., Marjanovic, M., Pande, P., Alex, A. & Boppart, S. A. 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Biophotonics.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

wound healing
angiogenesis
healing
tomography
microscopy

In vivo 3D imaging of the human tympanic membrane using a wide-field diagonal-scanning optical coherence tomography probe

Park, K., Cho, N. H., Jang, J. H., Lee, S. H., Kim, P., Jeon, M., Boppart, S. A., Kim, J. & Jung, W. Mar 20 2017 In : Applied Optics. 56, 9, p. D115-D119

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

tomography
membranes
scanning
probes
relay

In Vivo Assessment of Engineered Skin Cell Delivery with Multimodal Optical Microscopy

Bower, A. J., Mahmassani, Z., Zhao, Y., Chaney, E. J., Marjanovic, M., Lee, M. K., Graf, B. W., De Lisio, M., Kong, H., Boppart, M. D. & Boppart, S. A. Jul 1 2017 In : Tissue Engineering - Part C: Methods. 23, 7, p. 434-442 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Wound Healing
Microscopy
Skin
Scaffolds
Optical microscopy

Ion-irradiation-induced microstructural modifications in ferritic/martensitic steel T91

Liu, X., Miao, Y., Li, M., Kirk, M. K., Maloy, S. A. & Stubbins, J. F. Jul 1 2017 In : Journal of Nuclear Materials. 490, p. 305-316 12 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Martensitic steel
Ferritic steel
Ion bombardment
Irradiation
ion irradiation

Label-free in vivo cellular-level detection and imaging of apoptosis

Bower, A. J., Marjanovic, M., Zhao, Y., Li, J., Chaney, E. J. & Boppart, S. A. Jan 1 2017 In : Journal of Biophotonics. 10, 1, p. 143-150 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Cell death
NAD
Labels
Apoptosis
Cell Death

Low-cost hand-held probe for depth-resolved low-coherence interferometry

Pande, P., Shelton, R. L., Monroy, G. L., Nolan, R. M. & Boppart, S. A. Jan 1 2017 In : Biomedical Optics Express. 8, 1, p. 338-348 11 p., #279361

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Interferometry
Hand
Costs and Cost Analysis
interferometry
probes

Mechanism behind dry etching of Si assisted by pulsed visible laser

Peck, J. A. & Ruzic, D. N. Nov 7 2017 In : Journal of Applied Physics. 122, 17, 173304

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

etching
lasers
pulse rate
augmentation
pulses

Mesoscale modeling of vacancy-mediated Si segregation near an edge dislocation in Ni under irradiation

Li, Z. & Trinkle, D. R. Apr 11 2017 In : Physical Review B. 95, 14, 144107

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Edge dislocations
Vacancies
Irradiation
edge dislocations
irradiation

Microstructural damage of α-Al2O3 by high energy density plasma

Yang, Q., Kalathiparambil, K., Elg, D. T., Ruzic, D. & Kriven, W. M. Jun 15 2017 In : Acta Materialia. 132, p. 479-490 12 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Plasma density
Plasmas
Erosion
Impurities
Nanoparticles

Modeling and measurement of hydrogen radical densities of in situ plasma-based Sn cleaning source

Elg, D. T., Panici, G. A., Peck, J. A., Srivastava, S. N. & Ruzic, D. N. Apr 1 2017 In : Journal of Micro/ Nanolithography, MEMS, and MOEMS. 16, 2, 023501

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Hydrogen
Etching
Cleaning
Plasmas
cleaning

Neutron and ion irradiation studies on advanced steels using the nuclear science user facilities

Liu, X., Miao, Y., Chen, W. Y., Wu, Y., Li, M. & Stubbins, J. F. 2017 In : Transactions of the American Nuclear Society. 116, p. 369-370 2 p.

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Non-invasive optical assessment of viscosity of middle ear effusions in otitis media

Monroy, G. L., Pande, P., Shelton, R. L., Nolan, R. M., Spillman, D. R., Porter, R. G., Novak, M. A. & Boppart, S. A. Mar 1 2017 In : Journal of Biophotonics. 10, 3, p. 394-403 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Otitis Media with Effusion
Otitis Media
Viscosity
middle ear
viscosity

On the fracture of high temperature alloys by creep cavitation under uniaxial or biaxial stress states

Sanders, J. W., Dadfarnia, M., Stubbins, J. F. & Sofronis, P. Jan 1 2017 In : Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids. 98, p. 49-62 14 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Superalloys
Cavitation
Creep
heat resistant alloys
cavitation flow

Optical assessment of the in vivo tympanic membrane status using a handheld optical coherence tomography-based otoscope

Park, K., Cho, N. H., Jeon, M., Lee, S. H., Jang, J. H., Boppart, S. A., Jung, W. & Kim, J. Nov 9 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Acta Oto-Laryngologica. p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Otoscopes
Tympanic Membrane
Optical Coherence Tomography
Endoscopes
Equipment and Supplies

Overview of NSTX Upgrade initial results and modelling highlights

Menard, J. E. , Allain, J. P. , Battaglia, D. J. , Bedoya, F. , Bell, R. E. , Belova, E. , Berkery, J. W. , Boyer, M. D. , Crocker, N. , Diallo, A. , Ebrahimi, F. , Ferraro, N. , Fredrickson, E. , Frerichs, H. , Gerhardt, S. , Gorelenkov, N. , Guttenfelder, W. , Heidbrink, W. , Kaita, R. , Kaye, S. M. & 78 others Kriete, D. M., Kubota, S., Leblanc, B. P., Liu, D., Lunsford, R., Mueller, D., Myers, C. E., Ono, M., Park, J. K., Podesta, M., Raman, R., Reinke, M., Ren, Y., Sabbagh, S. A., Schmitz, O., Scotti, F., Sechrest, Y., Skinner, C. H., Smith, D. R., Soukhanovskii, V., Stoltzfus-Dueck, T., Yuh, H., Wang, Z., Waters, I., Ahn, J. W., Andre, R., Barchfeld, R., Beiersdorfer, P., Bertelli, N., Bhattacharjee, A., Brennan, D., Buttery, R., Capece, A., Canal, G., Canik, J., Chang, C. S., Darrow, D., Delgado-Aparicio, L., Domier, C., Ethier, S., Evans, T., Ferron, J., Finkenthal, M., Fonck, R., Gan, K., Gates, D., Goumiri, I., Gray, T., Hosea, J., Humphreys, D., Jarboe, T., Jardin, S., Jaworski, M. A., Koel, B., Kolemen, E., Ku, S., La Haye, R. J., Levinton, F., Luhmann, N., Maingi, R., Maqueda, R., McKee, G., Meier, E., Myra, J., Perkins, R., Poli, F., Rhodes, T., Riquezes, J., Rowley, C., Russell, D., Schuster, E., Stratton, B., Stutman, D., Taylor, G., Tritz, K., Wang, W., Wirth, B. & Zweben, S. J. Jun 20 2017 In : Nuclear Fusion. 57, 10, 102006

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forecasting
ions
beam injection
neutral beams
multipliers