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Institute for Clean Energy Technology (ICET)

Recent Publications:

Pearson, L.; Toghiani, R.; Linder, J. S. Savannah River Site Saltcake Retrieval Simulation.  Accepted for Publication in Waste Management 2010 Symposia, Proceedings of the Waste Management 2010 Symposia, Pheonix, AZ, March 10, 2010.

Monts, D. L.; Jang, P-R.; Long, Z.; Norton, O. P.; Okhuysen, W. P.; Su, Y.; Waggoner, C. A. Technical Performance Capability of Fourier Transform Profilometry for Quantitative Waste Volume Determination under Hanford Waste Tank Conditions, Proceedings of 35th Waste Management Symposium (WM’09), Phoenix, AZ, March 1-5, 2009, Paper No. 9333.

Monts, D. L.; Jang, P-R.; Long, Z.; Norton, O. P.; Gresham, L. L.; and Su, Y.; Lindner, J. S. Technical Performance Characterization of Fourier Transform Profilometry for Quantitative Waste Volume Determination under Hanford Waste Tank Conditions, Proceedings of 12th International Conference on Environmental Remediation and Radioactive Waste Management (ICEM’09), Liverpool, UK, October 11-15, 2009, Paper No. ICEM2009-16281.

Monts, D. L.; Jang, P-R.; Long, Z.; Norton, O. P.; Gresham, L. L. Characterization and Optimization of Quantitative Waste Volume Determination Technique for Hanford Waste Tank Closure, Proceedings of 2010 Waste Management Conference (WM2010), Phoenix, AZ, March 7-11, 2010, Paper No. 10035.

Oh, S. Y..; Fang, Y. Y.; Jagdish, P. S.; Herman, C. C.; Zeigler, K. Preliminary Evaluation of Laser Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy for Slurry Samples. Spectrochim. Acta, Part B 2009, 64, 113-118.

Tripathi, M. M.; Eseller, K. E.; Yueh, F.-Y.; Singh, J. P. Multivariate Calibration of Spectra Obtained by Laser Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy of Plutonium Oxide Surrogate Residues. Spectrochim. Acta, Part B 2009, 64, 1212-1218.

Inakollu, P.; Philip, T.; Rai, A. K.; Yueh, F.-Y.; Singh, J. P. A Comparative Study of Laser Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy Analysis for Element. Spectrochim. Acta, Part B 2009, 64, 99-104.

Eseller, K. E.; Tripathi, M. M.; Yueh, F.-Y.; Singh, J. P. Elemental Analysis of Slurry Samples with Laser Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy. Submitted to Appl. Opt.

Shiyab, S.; Chen, J.; Han, F. X.; Monts, D. L.; Matta, F. B.; Gu, M.; Su, Y. Phytotoxicity of Mercury in Indian Mustard (Brassica juncea L.). Ecotoxicol. Environ. Saf.  2009, 72, 619-625.

Shiyab, S.; Chen, J.; Han, F. X.; Monts, D. L.; Matta, F. B.; Gu, M.; Su, Y.; Masad, M. A. Mercury-Induced Oxidative Stress in Indian Mustard (Brassica juncea L.). Environ. Toxicol. 2009, 24 (5), 462-471.

Chen, J.; Shiyab, S.; Han, F. X.; Monts, D. L.; Waggoner, C. A.; Yang, Z. M.; Su, Y.  Bioaccumulation and Physiological Effects of Mercury in Pteris vittata and Nephrolepis exaltat. Ecotoxicol. 2009, 18 (1), 110-121.

Chen, J.; Yang, Z.; Su, Y.; Han, F. X.; Monts, D. L. Phytoremediation of Heavy Metal/Metalloid-Contaminated Soils. In Contaminated Soils: Environmental Impact, Disposal and Treatment, Steinberg,R. V., Ed.; Nova Science: Hauppauge, NY, 2009.

Chen, J.; Shi, Z.; Hu, L. B.; Su, Y.; Han, F. X.; Monts, D. L. Site Assessment, Long-term Monitoring and Regulatory Concerns for Application of Phytoremediation Technology for Remediation of Heavy Metal/Metalloid-Contaminated Soils. In Environmental Remediation: Regulatory Requirements, Site Assessment and Health Effects. Nova Science: Hauppauge, NY, (in press).

Wang, C.; Srivastava, N.; Dibble, T. S. Observation and Quantification of OH Radicals in the Far Downstream Part of an Atmospheric Microwave Plasma Using Cavity Ringdown Spectroscopy. Appl. Phys. Lett. 2009, 95, 051501-3.

Srivastava, N.; Wang, C.; Dibble, T. S. A Study of OH Radicals in an Atmospheric AC Discharge Plasma Using Near Infrared Diode Laser Cavity Ringdown Spectroscopy Combined with Optical Emission Spectroscopy. Euro. Phys. J. D: Atomic, Molecular, Optical and Plasma Physics. 2009, 54, 77-86.

Wang, C.; Srivastava, N.; Scherrer, S.; Jang, P-R.; Dibble, T. S.; Duan, Y. Optical Diagnostics of a Low Power-Low Gas Flow Rates Atmospheric-Pressure Argon Plasma Created by a Microwave Plasma Torch. Plasma Sources Sci. and Tech. 2009, 18, 025030-41.

Wang, C. Fiber Loop Ringdown—A Time-Domain Sensing Technique for Multi-function Fiber Optic Sensor Platforms: Current Status and Design Perspectives. Sens. 2009, 9 (10), 7595-7621. 

Recent Conference Proceedings/Presentations:

Du, Q.; Huang, Z.; Wei, W.; Younan, N.; Waggoner, C.; Rogers, D. Enhanced Effective Detection of Radioactive Waste.  Presented at Waste Management 2010, Phoenix, AZ, March 10, 2010.

Parsons, M.; Waggoner, C.; Arunkumar, R. Evaluating the Performance of ASME AG-1Section FK Radial Flow Filters. Presented at Waste Management 2010, Phoenix, AZ, March 10, 2010.

Pearson, L.; Toghiani, R.; Lindner, J. S. SRS Waste Blending Studies. Presented at the Sixteenth Symposium on Separation Science and Technology for Energy Application Conference, Gatlinburg, TN, October 22, 2009.

Palmer, R. A.; Okhuysen, W. P.; Norton, O. P.; Arunkumar, R.; Hansen, E.; Cozzi, A. D. Adiabatic Calorimeter Measurements of Thermal Properties of the Saltstone Waste Form. Presented at American Ceramic Society annual meeting, October 28, 2009.

Smith, L. T.; Toghiani, R. K.; Lindner, J. S. Test Plan for Task 2.1 Aluminum Solubility-EM-20 WBS Element 1.4.1.8.2. Presented at the Institute for Clean Energy Technology, Mississippi State University, May 2009.

Lindner, J. S.; Smith, L. T.; Luthe, J. C.; Pearson, L.; Toghiani, R. K.; Xia, Y; Naik., P. Thermodynamic Modeling Studies. Presented at the U.S. DOE Office of Waste Processing Technical Exchange, Denver, CO, May 20, 2009.

Smith, L. T.; Toghiani, R. K.; Phillips, V.; Xia, Y.; Lindner, J. S. Aluminum Solubility Studies. Presented at the Sixteenth Symposium on Separation Science and Technology for Energy Applications, Gatlinburg, TN , October 19, 2009.

Jang, P.-R.; Long, Z.; Norton, O. P.; Gresham, L.; Monts, D. L. Fourier Transform Profilometry (FTP) for Mapping Tank Residuals. Presented at the U.S. DOE Waste Processing Technical Exchange, Denver, CO, May 19-21, 2009.

Jang, P.-R.; Long, Z.; Okhuysen, W. P.; Arunkumar, R.; Lindner, J. S.; Monts, D. L. Evaluation of Aluminum Pit Corrosion in Oak Ridge Research Reactor Pool. Presented at the U.S. DOE Non-Destructive Examination Independent Review, Atlanta, GA, August 25-27, 2009.

Monts, D. L.; Jang, P.-R.; Long, Z.; Norton, O. P.; Gresham, L. L.; Su, Y.; Lindner, J. S. Technical Performance Characterization of Fourier Transform Profilometry for Quantitative Waste Volume Determination under Hanford Waste Tank Conditions.  Presented at the 12th International Conference on Environmental Remediation and Radioactive Waste Management (ICEM’09), Liverpool, UK, October 11-15, 2009, Paper No. ICEM2009-16281.

Singh, J. P.; Yueh, F. Y. Laser Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy: Application to Nuclear Waste Management, Sensor Technology for Nuclear Waste Process Monitoring/ Control.Presented at the Sensor Workshop, Tri-Cities, April 24, 2009.

Oh, S. Y.; Yueh, F. Y.; Singh, J. P.; Zeigler, K. E. Laser-Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy: Application to Nuclear Waste Management. Presented at the WM2009 Conference, Phoenix, AZ, March 1-5, 2009.

Yueh, F. Y.; Singh, J. P. Laser Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy: Application to Nuclear Waste Management. Presented at the Technical Exchange Conference, Denver, CO, May 18-21, 2009.

Eseller, K. E.; Yueh, F. Y.; Singh, J. P. Multi-Species Impurity Monitoring in Hydrogen using LIBS. Presented at the North American Symposium on Laser Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy (NASLIBS) 2009, New Orleans, LA, July 13-15, 2009.

Eseller, K. E.; Yueh, F. Y.; Singh, J. P. Laser Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy Measurement of Dried Slurry Samples.  Presented at the North American Symposium on Laser Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy (NASLIBS) 2009, New Orleans, LA, July 13-15, 2009.

Tripathi, M. M.; Eseller, K. E.; Yueh, F. Y.; Singh, J. P.; Zeigler, K. E.; Marra, J. C. Analysis of Plutonium Oxide Surrogate Residue LIBS Spectra by Multivariate Calibration. Presented at the North American Symposium on Laser Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy (NASLIBS) 2009, New Orleans, LA., July 13-15, 2009.

Singh, J. P. Laser Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy: Application to Nuclear Waste Management.  Invited talk at the Spectra 2009 Conference, Lima, Peru, March 9-13, 2009.

Eseller, K. E.; Yueh, F. Y.; Singh, J. P. Laser Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy (LIBS): Application to Slurry Samples.  Presented at FACSS 2009, Louisville, KY, October 18-22, 2009.

Su, Y.; Han, F. X.; Chen, J.; Shiyab, S.; Monts, D. L. Phytotoxicity and Phytoremediation Potential of Mercury in Indian Mustard and Two Ferns with Mercury Contaminated Water and Oak Ridge Soil. Presented at the 35th Waste Management Symposium (WM’09), Tucson, AZ, March 1-5, 2009.

Su, Y., Han, F.X.; Monts, D.L. Long-Term Monitoring of Selected Heavy Metal Contaminants by Remote Sensing of Associated Vegetation. Presented at the International Symposium on Environmental Science and Technology (2009 ISEST), Shanghai, China, June 2009.

Su, Y.; Han, F.X.; Chen, J.; Xia, Y.; Monts, D. L. Bioavailablity of Mercury in Contaminated Oak Ridge Watershed and Potential Remediation of River/Runoff/Storm Water by an Aquatic Plant. Presented at the 12th International Conference on Environmental Remediation and Radioactive Waste Management.  Liverpool, UK, October 11-15, 2009.

Su, Y.; Han, F.X.; Monts, D.L. Mercury Uptake, Phytotoxicity and Field Sample Analysis. Presented at the U.S. Department of Energy Mercury Summit Workshop, Nashville, TN, October 22-23, 2009.

Han, F.X.; Su, Y.; Parsons, M.; Xia, Y.; Waggoner, C. A.; Monts, D. L. Ecological Bioavailability Indicator of Mercury in Floodplain of Oak Ridge, TN. Presented at the American Soil Science Society Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA, November 2009.

Han, F.X.; Su, Y.; Monts, D. L.; Waggoner, C. A. Mercury Detection, Characterization, and Speciation in Soil. Presented at the Mercury Issues at Oak Ridge and Other Sites: Technical Exchange and Identification of Research and Regulatory Priorities Conference, Vanderbilt University, October 2009.

Wang, C.; Srivastava, N.; Scherrer, S.; Jang, P.-R.; Dibble, T. S.; Duan, Y. Characterization of a Low Temperature Atmospheric-pressure Argon Microwave Induced Plasma Using Visual Imaging. Presented at the OES and CRDS Combined 36th International Conference on Plasma Science, San Diego, CA, 2009. 

Wang, C.; Srivastava, N. Measurements of OH Radicals in Low Temperature Atmospheric Plasmas Using Pulsed and CW-CRDS Techniques. Presented at the 36th International Conference on Plasma Science, San Diego, CA 2009. 

Wang, C; Srivastava, N. Determination of OH Radicals in the Far Downstream of an Atmospheric  Pressure Microwave Helium Plasma Jet. Presented at the 51st Annual Meeting of the Division of Plasma Physics, Atlanta, GA, November 2-6, 2009.

Wang, C.; Srivastava, N.; Dibble, T. S. Determination of Absolute Number Densities of OH Radicals in an Atmospheric Microwave Plasma Jet Using Cavity Ringdown Spectroscopy. Presented at the 62nd Annual Gaseous Electronics Conference, Saratoga Springs, NY, October 20-23, 2009.

Chuji Wang, Cavity Ringdown Spectroscopy -- a new tool to study mechanisms of plasma-assisted combustion through measuring absolute number densities, 5th International Workshop and Exhibition on Plasma Assisted Combustion (IWEPAC), September 15 -18, 2009, Alexandria, VA, USA.

Wang, C. Fiber Loop Ringdown—A Time Domain Sensing Technique for Multi-function Fiber Optic Sensors and Sensor Networks. Presented at the US-China NSF Optical Fiber Sensor Workshop, Wuhan, China, July 7-10, 2009.

Vaughan, C.; McCown, J.; Rogers, D.;  Waggoner, C. Evaluation of Variables Affecting Spatial Resolution for Mobilized Gamma Detection. Presented at Waste Management 2010, Phoenix, AZ, March 10, 2010.

Unz, R.; Rogers, D.; Waggoner, C. A. Characterizing Inorganic Scintillating Detectors for Determining Potential Radiation Exposure. Presented at Waste Management 2010, Phoenix, AZ, March 9, 2010.

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