DIAGNOSTIC INSTRUMENTATION AND ANALYSIS LABORATORY
Bagley College of Engineering, Mississippi State University


Publication List
for July 1, 2004 - June 30, 2005


Publications

Refereed

Jason A. Aligo, Laura Smith, Judith L. Eglin and Laura E. Pence.2005. Solution and solid-state variation of curpric phenanthroline complexes. Inorganic Chemistry 44:4001-4007.
Yixiang Duan, Susan T. Scherrer, Sudip P. Koirala, Chuji Wang and Christopher B. Winstead. March 2005. Uranium emission spectra with a low power microwave plasma source. Analytica Chimica Acta 532:47.
A. Giordana, W.G. Ramsey, T.F. Meaker, B. Kauffman, M. McCarthy, K. Guilbeau, J.D. Smith, F.S. Miller, T. Sanders, E.W. Bohannan, J. Powell, M. Reich, J. Jordan, L. Bentre, R.E. Barletta, A.A. Ramsey, G. Maise, B. Manowitz, M. Steinberg and F. Salzano. 2004. Thermal processing optimization for simulated Hanford waste glass (AZ 101). Ceramics Transactions 55:351.
K. Guilbeau, A. Giordana, W.G. Ramsey, N. Shulyak, A. Aloy and R.A. Soshnikov. July 2004. Induction melting technology. The Glass Researcher 13:3:38-40. (American Ceramic Society Bulletin 83:7).
F.X. Han, Y. Su, D.L. Monts and B.B.M. Sridhar. 2004. Distribution, transformation and bio availability of trivalent and hexavalent chromium in contaminated soil. Plant and Soil 265: 243-252.
F.X. Han, B.B.M. Sridhar, D.L. Monts and Yi Su. 2004. Phytoavailability and toxicity of trivalent and hexavalent chromium to Brassica juncea L. Czern. New Phytologist 162:2:489-499. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-8137.2004.01027.x.
F.X. Han, W.L. Kingery, H.M. Selim, P.D. Gerard, M.S. Cox and J.L. Oldham. 2004. Accumulation and solubility of arsenic in poultry wastes and waste-amended soils. The Science of the Total Environment 320:1:51-61 (doi:10.1016/S0048-9697(03)00441-8).
S.K. Khijwania, K.L. Shrinivasan and J.P. Singh. 2005. An evanescent-wave optical fiber relative humidity sensor with enhanced sensitivity. Sens. Actuators B 104:217-222.
S.K. Khijwania, K.L. Shrinivasan and J.P. Singh. 2005. Performance optimized optical fiber sensor for humidity measurement. Optics Engineering 44:034401-1-7.
Akshaya Kumar, Fang-Yu Yueh, Jagdish P. Singh and Shane Burgess. 2004. Characterization of malignant tissue cells by laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy. Applied Optics 43:28:5399.
Bansi Lal, Hongbo Zheng, Fang-Yu Yueh and Jagdish P. Singh. 2004. Parametric study of pellets for elemental analysis with laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy. Applied Optics 43:13:2792.
Bansi Lal, Hongbo Zheng, Fang-Yu Yueh and Jagdish P. Singh. June 2005. Glass-batch composition monitoring by laser induced breakdown spectroscopy; parametric study of pellets for elemental analysis with laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy. Applied Optics 44:18.
B. Lal, F.Y. Yueh and J.P. Singh. 2005. Glass-batch composition monitoring by laser -induced breakdown spectroscopy. Applied Optics 44:3368-3674.
Z.P. Li, T.L. Zhang, D.C. Li, B. Velde and F.X. Han. 2005. Changes in soil properties of paddy fields across a cultivation chronosequence in sub tropic China. Pedosphere 15:1:110-119.
B.B. Maruthi Sridhar, S.V. Diehl, F.X. Han, D.L. Monts and Y. Su. 2005. Anatomical changes due to uptake and accumulation of Zn and Cd in Indian Mustard (Brassica juncea). Environmental and Experimental Botany 54:131-141.
Yi Su, Fengxiang X. Han, B.B. Maruthi Sridhar and David L. Monts. February 2005. Phytotoxicity and phytoaccumulation of trivalent and hexavalent chromium in brake fern. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 24:2019-2026.
Chuji Wang and S.T. Scherrer. December 2004. Fiber optic loop ringdown for physical sensor development: pressure sensor. Applied Optics 43:35:6458-6464.
Chuji Wang, S.T. Scherrer and D. Hossaind. July 2004. Measurements of cavity ringdown spectroscopy of acetone in the UV and near-IR spectral regions: potential for development of breath analyzer. Applied Spectroscopy 58:7:784-791.
Chuji Wang. March 2005. Fiber ringdown temperature sensor. Optics Engineering 44:3.

Non-referred Publications/Presentations

R. Arunkumar, John A. Etheridge, John C. Luthe, Brian A. Nagel, Olin P. Norton, Michael S. Parsons, Donna M. Rogers, Kristina U. Hogancamp and Charles A. Waggoner. October 2004. Evaluation of emissions from HEPA filters as a function of challenge conditions. American Association for Aerosol Research, Atlanta, GA.
R. Arunkumar, John A. Etheridge, John C. Luthe, Brian A. Nagel, Olin P. Norton, Michael S. Parsons, Donna M. Rogers, Kristina U. Hogancamp and Charles A. Waggoner. October 2004. A HEPA filter/diagnostics test facility at DIAL-MSU. American Association for Aerosol Research, Atlanta, GA.
R. Arunkumar, John A. Etheridge, John C. Luthe, Brian A. Nagel, Olin P. Norton, Michael S. Parsons, Donna M. Rogers, Kristina U. Hogancamp and Charles A. Waggoner. October 2004. Design and evaluation of a large scale particle generator for DIAL HEPA filter test stand facility. American Association for Aerosol Research, Atlanta, GA.
R. Arunkumar, John A. Etheridge, Kristina U. Hogancamp, John C. Luthe, Brian A. Nagel, Olin P. Norton, Michael S. Parsons, Donna M. Rogers and Charles A. Waggoner. February 2005. Evaluation of regenerable filter media. Waste Management 2005,Tucson, AZ.
J.W. Branch, A. Kumar, F.Y. Yueh and J.P. Singh. February 2005. Laser induced breakdown spectroscopy: application to hair and nail. Pittcon 2005 (1190-1), Orlando, FL.
Pawel Cias, Chuji Wang and Theodore S. Dibble. June 2005. Detection of atmospherically relevant hydrocarbons by diode laser cavity ringdown spectroscopy. 60th International Symposium on Molecular Spectroscopy, Columbus, OH.
Adriana Giordana, Ron Palmer, Dean Patterson, Yunju Xia, Mike McCarthy, Chris Williams, Mike Henderson, Mark Bricka, Anirudha Marwaha and Tom Thomas. February 2005. Low temperature stabilization of high level calcined waste. Poster presentation at WM 05, Tucson, AZ.
F.X. Han, M.J. Plodinec, Y. Su and D.L. Monts. May 2005. Terrestrial carbon sequestration in southeast and south-central United States. Proceedings of the Fourth Annual Conference on Carbon Capture and Sequestration, Alexandria, VA.
F.X. Han, Y. Su, D.L. Monts, C. Waggoner and M.J. Plodinec. November 2004. Bio availability of mercury at DOE Oak Ridge Site. DOE Mercury Workshop, Oak Ridge, TN.
Ping-Rey Jang, Zhiling Long, Walter Okhuysen, Yi Su and David L. Monts. September 2004. DIAL's quantitative imaging effort. MSU Optics Seminar.
S.K. Khijwania, C.K. Kim and J.P. Singh. July 2004. Laser-induced fluorescence (LIF) based optical fiber sensor for in-vitro tissue diagnosis. GRC on Laser in Medicine and Biology, Kimball Union Academy, Meriden, NH.
S.K. Khijwania, C.K. Kim and J.P. Singh. October 2004. A performance optimized optical fiber bio-probe for the cancerous tissue characterization. Optics East 2004, Philadelphia, PA.
S.K. Khijwania, C.K. Kim and J.P. Singh. October 2004. Qualitative optical fiber laser induced fluorescence spectroscopy for earlier cancer diagnosis. Optics East 2004, Philadelphia, PA.
S.K. Khijwania, V. Tiwari, F.Y. Yueh and J.P. Singh. October 2004. On-line, real time monitoring of ethanol and methanol using fiber optic Raman-probe for industrial processing. Optics East 2004, Philadelphia, PA.
C.K. Kim, S.K. Khijwania and J.P. Singh. July 2004. A novel optical fiber sensor probe for bio-medical applications. GRC on Laser in Medicine and Biology, Kimball Union Academy, Meriden, NH.
Chan K. Kim, Rajamohan R. Kalluru, Sunil K. Khijwania, Scott T. Willard, Peter L. Ryan, Fang Y. Yueh and Jagdish P. Singh. December 2004. Human breast cancer cell lines diagnosis using optical fiber laser-induced fluorescence (LIF) sensor. Photonics 2004: Seventh International Conference on Optoelectronics, Fiber Optics, and Photonics, Cochin, India.
S.Y. Oh, J.W. Branch, T, Miller. F.Y. Yueh and J.P. Singh. February 2005. On-line monitoring of glass melter slurry using laser induced breakdown spectroscopy. Pittcon 2005 (380-8), Orlando, FL.
R.A. Palmer and G.W. Hollenberg. April 2005. A brief history of the nuclear and environmental technology division of the American Ceramic Society. 107th Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, Baltimore, MD.
R.A. Palmer, A. Giordana, D.K. Peeler and S.L. Marra. April 2005. Melt rate enhancement and improved waste loading for DWPF glasses. 107th Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, Baltimore, MD.
M. John Plodinec, Ping-Rey Jang, Zhiling Long, Walter P. Okhuysen, Yi Su and David L. Monts. February 2005. Development of quantitative imaging probes for in situ volumetric determination of Hanford tank wastes. Waste Management 05 Symposium, Tucson, AZ.
Susan T. Scherrer, Chuji Wang and Christopher B. Winstead. June 2005. Near infrared measurements of volatile organic compounds using diode laser cavity ringdown spectroscopy. 60th International Symposium on Molecular Spectroscopy, Columbus, OH.
J.P. Singh. December 2004. Laser induced fluorescence (LIF) based optical fiber probe for biomedical application. Invited talk in the International Photonics 2004 SPIE Conference, Cochin, India.
J.P. Singh. December 2004. Laser based optical fiber probes for biomedical application. Invited talk at Emerging Frontier in Physical Sciences Conference at Allahabad University, Allahabad, India.
L.T. Smith, R.K. Toghiani, V. Phillips, M.H. Jung, J.C. Luthe, M. John Plodinec and J.S. Lindner. March 2005. DIAL process chemistry support. Presented at the Savannah River/Hanford Technical Exchange, WSRC-MM-2005-00044.
L.T. Smith, R.K. Toghiani, V. Phillips, M.H. Jung, J.C. Luthe, M. John Plodinec and J.S. Lindner. March 2005. Modeling and experimental support for high-level SRS salt disposition alternatives. Presented at the Savannah River/Hanford Technical Exchange, WSRC-MM-2005-00044.
L.T. Smith, R.K. Toghiani, V. Phillips, M.H. Jung, J.C. Luthe, M. John Plodinec and J.S. Lindner. March 2005. Process Chemistry Support for Hanford. Presented at the Savannah River/Hanford Technical Exchange, WSRC-MM-2005-00044.
C.A. Sparrow, D. Rogers and V.F. Medina. June 2005. Shielding of beta emissions by emulsions. Proceedings of the 2005 American Nuclear Society Meeting, San Diego, CA.
B.B. Maruthi Sridhar, F.X. Han, S.V. Diehl, D.L. Monts and Y. Su. November 2004. Effect of high soil concentrations of mercury on growth, physiology and internal structure of plants. Soil Science Society of America International Annual Meetings, Seattle, WA.
B.B. Maruthi Sridhar, F.X. Han, S.V. Diehl, D.L. Monts and Y. Su. November 2004. Discrimination of chromium phytotoxicity to plants using hyper spectral reflectance. Soil Science Society of America International Annual Meetings, Seattle, WA.
Y. Su, F.X. Han, D.L. Monts, C. Waggoner and M.J. Plodinec. November 2004. Phytoremediation of mercury contaminated DOE Oak Ridge Site. DOE Mercury Workshop, Oak Ridge, TN.
Yi Su, Fengxiang X. Han, B.B. Maruthi Sridhar, Susan V. Diehl and David L. Monts. November 2004. Bio availability, toxicity and phytoextraction of trivalent and hexavalent chromium in contaminated soils. Second International Conference on Soil Remediation (SOILREM 2004), Nanjing, People's Republic of China.
Yi Su, Fengxiang Han, David L. Monts, Charles A. Waggoner and M. John Plodinec. February 2005. Bio-availability and speciation of mercury in soils from Oak Ridge, TN. Waste Management 05 Symposium, Tucson, AZ.
Yun Sun, Zhiling Long, Ping-Rey Jang and M. John Plodinec. October 2004. Gabor wavelet image analysis for soil texture classification. Optics East 2004, Philadelphia, PA.
Shiquan Tao, Joseph C. Fanguy, Xiemei Hu and Qiangu Yan. May 2005. Fiber optic sensor for in situ real time monitoring PEM fuel cell operation. Proceedings of Fuel Cell 2005 (Third International Conference on Fuel Cell Science, Engineering and Technology), Ypsilanti, MI.
S. Tao, J.C. Fanguy, L. Xu and A. Giordana. November 2004. Sol-gel derived porous silica as a constituent material for designing optical fiber chemical sensor. Proceedings of 2004 MRS Fall Meeting, Boston, MA.
V.S. Tiwari, R.R. Kalluru, F.Y. Yueh and J.P. Singh. June 2005. Measurement of liquid nitrogen in a liquid oxygen feed line during rocket engine testing. AIAA-2005-5274, 35th AIAA Fluid Dynamics Conference and Exhibit, Toronto, Canada.
V.S. Tiwari, S.K. Khijwania, F.Y. Yueh, J.P. Singh and R.R. Kalluru. February 2005. Optical fiber Raman sensor for concentration ratio measurement of N2 and O2 in a high-pressure gas mixture. Pittcon 2005(2250-10), Orlando, FL.
V.S. Tiwari, S.K. Khijwania, F.Y. Yueh and J.P. Singh. December 2004. Monitoring N2 and O2 concentration ratio in a high-pressure gas mixture by fiber optic Raman sensor. Seventh International Conference on Optoelectronics, Fiber and Photonics, SPIE Photonics-2004 (FBR P35-1).
Vidhu S. Tiwari, Sunil K. Khijwania, Fang-Yu Yueh and Jagdish P. Singh. December 2004. Monitoring N2 and O2 concentration ratios in a high-pressure gas mixture by fiber optic Raman sensor. Photonics 2004: Seventh International Conference on Optoelectronics, Fiber Optics, and Photonics, Cochin, India (BIO1.1).
V.S. Tiwari, S.K. Khijwania, F.Y. Yueh and J.P. Singh. October 2004. On-line real-time monitoring of ethanol and methanol using fiber optic Raman probe for industrial processing. SPIE International Symposium, Optics East 2004, Proceedings of SPIE: Fiber Optics Sensor Technology and Application III, 5589:8, Philadelphia, PA.
Chuji Wang, Susan T. Scherrer, M. John Plodinec and Jeff Lindner. May 2005. Cavity ringdown in MMV technologies for carbon sequestration. Fourth Annual Conference on Carbon Capture and Sequestration, Alexandria, VA.
Chuji Wang, Susan T. Scherrer, M. John Plodinec and Jeff Lindner. May 2005. A survey of MM&V technologies for geologic sequestration. Fourth Annual Conference on Carbon Capture and Sequestration, Alexandria, VA.
Chuji Wang. May 2005. Fiber loop ringdown for physical sensor development: temperature sensor. CLEO/QELS 2005, International Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Quantum Electronics and Laser Science, Baltimore, MD.
F.Y. Yueh, H. Zheng, J.P. Singh and W.G. Ramsey. 2004. Analysis of defense waste processing facility sludge and slurry products with laser induced breakdown spectroscopy. Proceedings of American Ceramic Society, Environmental Issues and Waste Management Technologies in the Ceramics and Nuclear Industries X, pp. 171-177.

Reports

R. Arunkumar, John A. Etheridge, Kristina U. Hogancamp, John C. Luthe, Brian A. Nagel, Olin P. Norton, Michael S. Parsons, Donna M. Rogers and Charles A. Waggoner. March 2005. Exercise thrust area literature review. Report submitted to American Trucking Association.
R. Arunkumar, John A. Etheridge, Kristina U. Hogancamp, John C. Luthe, Brian A. Nagel, Olin P. Norton, Michael S. Parsons, Donna M. Rogers and Charles A. Waggoner. May 2005. Draft mobilization planning document. Report submitted to American Trucking Association.
R. Arunkumar, John A. Etheridge, Kristina U. Hogancamp, John C. Luthe, Brian A. Nagel, Olin P. Norton, Michael S. Parsons, Donna M. Rogers and Charles A. Waggoner. June 2005. Exercise 1 development documentation. Report submitted to American Trucking Association.
F.X. Han, M.J. Plodinec, Y. Su and D.L. Monts. 2005. Terrestrial carbon pools in southeast and south-central United States: state level inventories, potentials and economic impacts. Report submitted to Southern Energy Board.
M.J. Plodinec and DIAL Research Professionals. July 2004. Characterization and cleanup of the defense nuclear legacy. Report No. 54600R03. Quarterly Technical Progress Report for the period April - June 2004. Diagnostic Instrumentation and Analysis Laboratory, Mississippi State University.
M.J. Plodinec and DIAL Research Professionals. October 2004. Characterization and cleanup of the defense nuclear legacy. Report No. 54600R04. Quarterly Technical Progress Report for the period July - September 2004. Diagnostic Instrumentation and Analysis Laboratory, Mississippi State University.
M.J. Plodinec and DIAL Research Professionals. January 2005. Characterization and cleanup of the defense nuclear legacy. Report No. 54600R05. Quarterly Technical Progress Report for the period October - December 2004. Diagnostic Instrumentation and Analysis Laboratory, Mississippi State University.
M.J. Plodinec and DIAL Research Professionals. April 2005. Characterization and cleanup of the defense nuclear legacy. Report No. 54600R06. Quarterly Technical Progress Report for the period April - June 2004. Diagnostic Instrumentation and Analysis Laboratory, Mississippi State University.
J.P. Singh and F.Y. Yueh. December 2004. Concentration ratio measurement of N2 and O2 in a liquid oxygen feed line. NASA/SSC- STTR Final Report, Contract No. NAS13- 98033.
J.P. Singh and F.Y. Yueh. December 2004. Concentration ratio measurement of N2 and O2 in a liquid oxygen feed line. NASA/SSC- STTR Bi-monthly Reports, Contract No. NAS13- 98033.

Reports - Proprietary

P.R. Jang, D.L. Monts, O.P. Norton and W.P. Okhuysen. November 2004. Furnace fireball location system: project phase 2.5 - instrument integration for one corner of the furnace at Bull Run facility: air-cooled camera probe system development. TVA Project Report. Diagnostic Instrumentation and Analysis Laboratory, Mississippi State University.

Patents, Disclosures

C.K. Kim, S. Khijwania, P. Ryan, S. Willard and J.P. Singh. 2004. LIF of urine as a diagnostic tool for assessing reproductive and/or metabolic relationships in domestic and non-domestic species. MSU Disclosure No. 04-1206-125.
S. Khijwania, J.P. Singh, V. Tiwari and F.Y. Yueh. 2004. Optical fiber Raman sensor for monitoring fuel and chemical processes. MSU Disclosure No. 04-0616-101.
Shiquan Tao. Optical fiber hexachromium monitor. U.S. Patent No. 6,878,843.

Theses

Frances Carter. August 2004. A theoretical and experimental investigation of power transmission in a large diameter optical fiber. Masters Thesis. Department of Physics and Astronomy, College of Arts of Sciences, Mississippi State University.
Chan Kyu Kim. December 2004. A performance optimized optical fiber bio-probe for the cancerous tissue characterization. Masters Thesis. Department of Physics and Astronomy, College of Arts of Sciences, Mississippi State University.
Lina Xu. August 2004. Optical fiber humidity sensor based on evanescent wave scattering. Masters Thesis. Department of Physics and Astronomy, College of Arts of Sciences, Mississippi State University.
Hongbo Zheng. December 2004. Parametric study of pelletized solid samples for elemental analysis with laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy. Masters Thesis. Department of Physics and Astronomy, College of Arts of Sciences, Mississippi State University.

Dissertations

Fabio Mazzotti. December 2004. Xxxxxx. Doctoral Dissertation. Engineering Physics
Balaji Bhaskar Maruthi Sridhar. August 2004. Monitoring plant spectral reflectance and internal structure changes during the phytoremediation processes for selected heavy metals. Doctoral Dissertation. Department of Forest Products, College of Forest Resources, Mississippi State University.