DIAL PUBLICATIONS LIST JULY 1 1998 - JUNE 30 1999

Cook, R.L., 1998, "Volume 3: Microwave Spectroscopy", Invited chapter in Macmillan Encyclopedia of Chemistry, J.J. Lagowski, Editor, New York, Macmillan Reference USA, Simon and Schuster Macmillan.

Miller, G.P. and Winstead, C.B., 1999, "Cavity Ringdown Laser Absorption Spectroscopy", Invited chapter in Encyclopedia of Analytical Chemistry: Instrumentation and Applications, John Wiley & Sons, West Sussex, UK.

PUBLICATIONS

Boudreaux, G.M., Miller, T.S., Kunefke, A.J., Singh, J.P., Yueh, F.Y., and Monts, D.L., 1999, Development of a Photofragmentation-Laser Induced Fluorescence (PF-LIF) Laser Sensor for Detection of 2,4,6-Trinitrotoluene in Soil and Groundwater", Applied Optics, Vol. 38, No. 9, pp. 1411-1417.

Costley, R.D., Shah, V.V., Winstead, C.B., Singh, J.P., and Balasubramaniam, K., 1999, "Viscosity Measurement with Laser-generated Shear Waves", Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, Vol. 105, No. 1630.

Monts, D.L., Singh, J.P., Su, Y., Abhilasha, Zhang, H., Yueh, F.Y., Jang, P.R., and Singh, S.K., 1998, "Toward Development of a Laser-based Continuous Emission Monitor System for Toxic Metals in Off-gases", Combustion Science and Technology, Vol. 134, pp. 103-126.

Pian, C.C.P. and Kessler, R., April 1999, "Open-cycle Magnetohydrodynamic Power Generators," Journal of Propulsion and Power, Vol. 15, No. 2, pp. 195-203.

Vasudev, R., Usachev, A. and Dunsford, W.R., April 1999, "Detection of Toxic Compounds by Cavity Ring-down Spectroscopy", Environmental Science and Technology, Vol. 33, pp. 19361939. (Reviewed in Analytical Chemistry News and Features, August 1, 1999.)

Vasudev, R., Zikratov, G., Yueh, F.Y., Singh, J.P, and Marra, J.C., 1999, "Laser-induced Breakdown Spectroscopy of Hafnium-doped Vitrified Glass," Glass Technology, Vol. 40, No. 3.

Winstead, C.B., Mazzotti, F., Mierzwa, J. and Miller, G.P., June 1999, "Preliminary Results for Electrothermal Atomization-Cavity Ringdown Spectroscopy (ETA-CRDS)", Analytical Communication, Vol. 36, No. 7, pp. 277-279.

Younan, N.H. and Zhang, H., 1999, "Adaptive Signal Enhancement of Laser-induced Breakdown Spectroscopy', Applied Spectroscopy, Vol. 53, No. 5, pp. 612-617.

Yueh, F.Y., Singh, J.P., Su, C.F., Vasudev, R. and Marra, J., 1998, "Elemental Concentration Measurement of Vitrified Glass by Laser-induced Breakdown Spectroscopy", Environmental Issues and Waste Management Technologies III, pp. 33-42.

Zhang, H., Yueh, F.Y. and Singh, J.P., 1999, "Laser-induced Breakdown Spectroscopy as a Multi-metal Continuous Emission Monitor", Applied Optics, Vol. 38, No. 9, pp. 1459-1466.

Zikratov, G., Yueh, F.Y., Singh, J.P., Norton, O.P., Kumar, R.A., and Cook, R.L., 1999, "A Spontaneous Anti-Stokes Raman Probe for Gas Temperature Measurements in Industrial Furnaces", Applied Optics, Vol. 38, pp. 1467-1475.

 

PRESENTATIONS/PROCEEDINGS

ArunKumar, R., Meaker, T., Miles, D.M., Waggoner, C., Wiser, R., and Etheridge, J.A., May 1999, "Configuration and Characterization of a Pilot Scale Combustion Test Stand for Mechanistic Studies of Dioxin/Furan Formation and Destruction", 1999 International Conference on Incineration and Thermal Treatment Technologies, Orlando, Florida.

ArunKumar, R., Etheridge, J.A., Miles, D.M., and Henry, C., May 1999, "A Low Flow Rate Test Stand for Process Simulation and Calibration of Optical Diagnostic Instrumentation", 1999 International Conference on Incineration and Thermal Treatment Technologies, Orlando, Florida.

Balasubramaniam, K., Shah, V.V., Boudreaux, G., Costley, R.D., Menezes, C., and Singh, J.P., July 1998, "Temperature and Viscosity In-situ Sensor for Hostile Processes," Review of Progress in Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation, Snowbird, Utah.

Cook, R.L., Miller, G.P., Monts, D.L., Singh, J.P., and Vasudev, R., August 1998, "Recent Advances in Environmental Monitoring," Proceedings of the Second International Symposium on Measuring Techniques for Multiphase Flows, ISMTMF'98, Beijing, China.

Costley, R.D., Boudreaux, G., Balasubramaniam, K., and Simpson, J.A., July 1998, "Waveguide Sensor for Liquid and Slurry Properties," Review of Progress in Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation, Snowbird, Utah.

Etheridge, J.A., ArunKumar, R., Miles, D.M., Waggoner, C., Wiser, R., and Meaker, T., May 1999, "Studies to Reduce Uncertainties Associated with Temperature and Metal Content Dependence of Dioxin/Furan Concentration in MSWI Fly Ash", 1999 International Conference on Incineration and Thermal Treatment Technologies, Orlando, Florida.

Miles, D.M., Gotovchikov, V., Gurvitch, N., Etheridge, J.A., ArunKumar, R., and Ramsey, W.G., May 1999, "Installation of the Hybrid Plasma Induction Cold Crucible Melter", 1999 International Conference on Incineration and Thermal Treatment Technologies, Orlando, Florida.

Miller, G.P., Baldwin, D.P., Zamzow, D.S. and Zhu Z, October 1998, "Air-ICP: A Molecular Solution to Measuring Exhaust Gas Toxic Metal Emissions", 25th FACSS Conference, Austin Texas.

Miller, G.P., Mazzotti, F., Mierzwa, J. and Winstead, C.B., October 1998, " ICP-Cavity Ringdown Spectroscopy", 51st Gaseous Electronics Conference and 4th International Conference on Reactive Plasmas, Maui, Hawaii.

Miller, G.P., Baldwin, D.P., Zamzow, D.S. and Zhu, Z., October 1998, " APO-GEM: A Toxic Metal Emission Monitor," 51st Gaseous Electronics Conference and 4th International Conference on Reactive Plasmas, Maui, Hawaii.

Miller, G., Baldwin, D.P., and Zamzow, D.S., November 1998, "AOTF-Echelle Spectrometer for Air-ICPAES Continuous Emission Monitoring of Heavy Metals and Actinides," SPIE Technical Conference, Boston, Massachusetts.

Miller, T.S., Boudreaux, G.M., Kunefke, A.J., Singh, J.P., Yueh, F.Y., and Monts, D.L., March 1999, "Photofragmentation-Laser Induced Fluorescence Detection of TNT in Damp Soil", Pittcon '99 Conference, Orlando, Florida.

Monts, D.L., Miller, T.S., Kunefke, A.J., Yueh, F.Y., and Singh, J.P., March 1999, "Photofragmentation-Laser Induced Fluorescence (PF-LIF) Spectroscopy of 2,4,6-Trinitrotoluene (TNT)", American Physical Society Centennial Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia.

Patel, H., Costley, R.D., Henderson, M., Jones, E. W and Tomlinson, A., July 1998, "Drum Pressure Monitor," Review of Progress in Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation, Snowbird, Utah.

Philip, T., Panda, J., Singh, J.P., Yueh, F-Y., and Zhang, H., November 1998, "Application of Artificial Neural Networks in the Analysis of LIBS Spectra," ISCA International Conference on Computer Applications in Industry and Engineering, Las Vegas, Nevada.

Philip, T. and Mani, S., November 1998, "Internet-based Search Engine to Identify Reusable Software Components," ISCA International Conference on Computer Applications in Industry and Engineering, Las Vegas, Nevada.

Pian, C.C.P., August 1998, "Analysis of Coal-fired Magnetohydrodynamic Power Generator Experiments," Proceedings of the 33rd Intersociety Engineering Conference on Energy Conversion, American Nuclear Society Paper No. IECEC-98-411 (on disk), Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Pian, C.C.P., Gannon,R.E., Norton, O.P., Okhuysen, W., and Cook, R.L., January 1999, "Advanced Gasifier Design for Low Rank Coal and Waste-derived Fuels", Proceedings of the 2nd International High Temperature Air Combustion Symposium, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, Published by Energy and Resource Laboratories, Hsinchu, Taiwan, pp. E5.1-E5.12.

Pian, C.C.P.,Gannon,R.E., Norton, O.P., Okhuysen, W., and Cook, R.L. January 1999, "Advanced Gasifier Design for Low Rank Coal and Waste-derived Fuels", 37th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting, AIAA Paper No. 99-0731, Reno, Nevada.

Plodinec, M.J. and Richards, R.S., July 1998, "Overview of Current and Emerging Waste Vitrification Technologies," Proceedings of the XVIII International Congress on Glass, American Ceramic Society Paper No. A7-I (CD ROM), Westerville, Ohio.

Plodinec, M.J., Costley, R.D., Singh, J.P., and Morrow, D.D., July 1998, "Development of Instrumentation for In Situ Measurements of Molten Glass Properties," Proceedings of the XVIII International Congress on Glass, American Ceramic Society Paper No. A 11-1 (CD ROM), Westerville, Ohio.

Plodinec, M.J., Cook, R.L., Arunkumar, R., Green, R.A., Gresham, L.L., Jang, P.R., Lindner, J.S., Luthe, J.C., McCarthy, M.J., Miles, D.M., Monts, D.L., Norton, O.P., Okhuysen, W.P., Singh, J.P., Yueh, F.Y., and Zikratov, G.A., October 1998, "Diagnostic Field Measurements in High Temperature Industrial-scale Process Equipment," Proceedings of the Environmental Control of Combustion Processes: Innovative Technology Towards the 21st Century Conference, American/Japanese Flame Research Committee, Maui, Hawaii.

Plodinec, M.J., Cook, R.L., Arunkumar, R., Green, R.A., Gresham, L.L., Jang, P.R., Lindner, J.S., Luthe, J.C., McCarthy, M.J., Miles, D.M., Monts, D.L., Norton, O.P., Okhuysen, W.P., Singh, J.P., Yueh, F.Y., and Zikratov, G.A., May 1999, "Diagnostic Field Measurements on a High-Temperature Industrial Furnace", 1999 International Conference on Incineration and Thermal Treatment Technologies, Orlando, Florida.

Singh, J.P., Zhang, H., Yueh, F-Y., Philip, T., and Singh, P., October 1998, "Calibration Methods for Laser Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy", 1998 Federation of Analytical Chemistry and Spectroscopy Societies (FACSS) Meeting, Austin, Texas.

Winstead, C.B., Mazzotti, F., Mierzwa, J. and Miller, G.P., October 1998, "Cavity Ringdown Spectroscopy and Atomic Spectroscopy", 25th FACSS Conference, Austin Texas.

Zhang, H., Yueh, F.Y., Singh, J.P., Singh P., and Philip, T. October 1998, "Calibration Methods for Laser-induced Breakdown Spectroscopy", 25th FACSS Conference, Austin Texas.

Zhang, H., Yueh, F.Y., Singh, J.P., and Singh P., December 1998, "Performance Evaluation of Laser-induced Breakdown Spectroscopy as a Multi-metal Continuous Emission Monitor", TechnoVentions ’98, Orlando, Florida.

Zhang, H., Yueh, F.Y., and Singh, J.P., March 1999, "Laser-induced Breakdown Spectroscopy as a Multi-metal Continuous Emission Monitor", Optical Society of America, Laser Application to Chemical and Environmental Analysis, Orlando, Florida.

Zhang, H., Yueh, F.Y., Singh, J.P., and Singh, J.P., March 1999, "Continuous Emission Monitor by Laser-induced Breakdown Spectroscopy", Pittcon '99 Conference, Orlando, Florida.

Zhang, H, Yueh, F.Y., and Singh, J.P., June 1999, "Performance Evaluation of Laser-induced Breakdown Spectroscopy as a Multi-metal Continuous Emission Monitor", Laser Diagnostics in Combustion Gordon Research Conference, Ciocco, Italy.

REPORTS

Technical

Counts, D.A., Sartwell, B.D., Peterson, S.H., Kirkland, R., and Kolak, N.P., January 1999, "Thermal Plasma Waste, Remediation Technology: Historical Perspective and Current Trends", NRL/MR/6170--99-8335, Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, DC.

Cook, R.L., Mont, D.L., Jang, P.R., Lindner, J.S., Luthe, J.C., Gresham, L.L., Okhuysen, W.P., Norton, O.P., Zikratov, G.A., Singh, J.P., Yueh, F.Y., Arunkumar, and Miles, D.M., August

1998, "Proprietary Report," DIAL 10575 Trip Report 98-2., Diagnostic Instrumentation and Analysis Laboratory, Mississippi State University.

Henderson, M. and Costley, R.D., December 1998, "Wall Removal (Scabbling) Monitor Field Test", DIAL 40395 Trip Report 98-1, Diagnostic Instrumentation and Analysis Laboratory, Mississippi State University.

Lindner, J.S., Toghiani, R.K. and Barfield, C., August 1998, "Thermodynamic Simulation of Tank 24 1 -SY- 10 1 Dissolution - Part 1: In Situ Crust Dissolution", DIAL 40395 Topical Report 98-1, Diagnostic Instrumentation and Analysis Laboratory, Mississippi State University.

Lindner, J.S., Toghiani, R.K. and Barfield, C., September 1998, "Thermodynamic Simulation of Tank 241-SY-101 Dissolution - Part 2: Supernate Transfer Followed by In-tank Dilution", DIAL 40395 Topical Report 98- 1. 1, Diagnostic Instrumentation and Analysis Laboratory, Mississippi State University.

Lindner, J.S., Toghiani, R.K., Barfield, C., and Beahm, E.C., December 1998, "Saltcake Dissolution Modeling - Part I", DIAL 40395 Topical Report 98-1.2, Diagnostic Instrumentation and Analysis Laboratory, Mississippi State University.

Lindner, J.S., Toghiani, R.K. and Barfield, C., April 1999, "Thermodynamic Simulation of Tank 241-SY-101 - Part 3: Crust Solids Dissolution Modeling and Associated Gas Release", DIAL 40395 Topical Report 98-1.3, Diagnostic Instrumentation and Analysis Laboratory, Mississippi State University.

Miles, D.M., Ramsey, W.G. and Plodinec, M.J., February 1999, "Installation of the Russian Hybrid Plasma Induction Cold Crucible Melter at the Diagnostic Instrumentation and Analysis Laboratory, DIAL 40395 Topical Report TR 98-2, Diagnostic Instrumentation and Analysis Laboratory, Mississippi State University.

Plodinec, M.J. and DIAL Research Professionals, August 1998, "Application of Modern Diagnostic Methods to Environmental Improvement," DIAL 10575 Final Report, Diagnostic Instrumentation and Analysis Laboratory, Mississippi State University.

Plodinec, M.J. and DIAL Research Professionals, October 1998,"Technology Demonstration and Verification Research", DIAL 40395-1 Quarterly Technical Progress Report, Diagnostic Instrumentation and Analysis Laboratory, Mississippi State University.

Plodinec, M.J. and DIAL Research Professionals, January 1999,"Technology Demonstration and Verification Research", DIAL 40395-2 Quarterly Technical Progress Report, Diagnostic Instrumentation and Analysis Laboratory, Mississippi State University.

Plodinec, M.J. and DIAL Research Professionals, April "Technology Demonstration and Verification Research", DIAL 40395-3 Quarterly Technical Progress Report, Diagnostic Instrumentation and Analysis Laboratory, Mississippi State University.

 

Proprietary Reports

Bauman, L.E., December 1998, DIAL FD-4213-AAL.

Lindner, J.S., September 1998, DIAL AILP 98-1.

Miles, D.M., Okhuysen, W., and Wiser, R., February 1999, DIAL RIC 99- 1.

Wiser. R., April 1998, DIAL GA 98- 1.

Technical Memos

Cook, R.L., April 1999, "DFACTS: Diagnostic Field Applications, Coordination and Testing Support", DFACTS 499.

Lindner, J.L., August 1998, "Real Time Combustion Controller (RTCC) Data", RTCC 898.

Vasudev, R., June 1999, Detection of Chlorinated Organics and Other Toxic Compounds by Cavity Ring-down Spectroscopy", CR-DS 699.

PATENTS & DISCLOSURES

Lindner, J.S., Toghiani, H., and Hamilton, J.M., October 1998, "Multi-component Process Analyzer and Controller, MPAC", U.S. Patent Application No. 60/103,329.

THESIS, DISSERTATIONS

Hamilton, Jason Marcus, December 1998, "Process Optimization Studies of a Surrogate Mixed-waste Plasma Torch Processing Facility using Extractive FTIR Spectroscopy in an Advanced Process Control Strategy", Masters Thesis, Department of Chemical Engineering, Mississippi State University.

Patel, Hitesh, August 1998, "The Mode Shapes and Natural Frequencies of Various Types of Storage Drums under Different Pressures," Masters Thesis, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Mississippi State University.

Pal, Atanu, December 1998, "Calibration of Polarimetric Optic Fiber Sensor to Measure Strain in Cured and Young Concrete," Masters Thesis, Department of Aerospace Engineering, Mississippi State University.