Annual Reports & Publications

Key NSRI / NU Journal Articles

CALENDAR YEAR 2017 & 2018 | JAN 1, 2017 - DEC 31, 2018

Role of copper oxide layer on pool boiling performance with femtosecond laser processed surfaces

Corey Kruse, Craig Zuhlke,  Dennis Alexander, Edwin Peng,  Jeff Shield, Sidy Ndao,  and George Gogos

Hidden in Plain Sight: The Liberian Lassa Fever Endemic

M. Wiley, L. Fakoli, A. Letizia, J. Ladner, K. Prieto, N. Espy, J. Chitty, S. Sozhamannan, F. Bolay, C. Albariño, M. Fallah, and G. Palacios

Laser Scanning Confocal Microscopy Technique for Imaging and Measuring Plastron Attachment to a Submerged Superhydrophobic Surface

Chongji Huang, Craig A. Zuhlke, Ryan Bell, Alfred Tsubaki, Troy P. Anderson, and Dennis R. Alexander

Qualitative profiling of the humoral immune response elicited by rVSV-ΔG-EBOV-GP using a novel systems serology assay, Domain Programmable Arrays

M. Sanchez-Lockhart, D. Reyes, J. Gonzalez, K. Garcia, E. Villa, B. Pfeffer, J. Trefry, J. Kugelman, M. Pitt, and G. Palacios

Creation of micro/nano surface structures on silver using collinear double femtosecond laser pulses with different pulse separation

Nicholas Roth, Craig Zuhlke, Edwin Peng, Scott Hansen, Jeffrey E. Shield, and Dennis Alexander

Electrical and Structural Characterization of Neutron Irradiated Amorphous Boron Carbide/Silicon p-n Heterojunctions

Michael Nastasi, George Peterson, Qing Su, Yongqiang Wang, N. J. Ianno, Nicole Benker, Elena Echeverría, Andrew J. Yost, J. A. Kelber, Bin Dong, and Peter A. Dowben

Genetic characterization of Enterovirus A71 circulating in Africa

Maria Dolores Fernandez-Garcia, Romain Volle, Marie-Line Joffret, Serge Alain Sadeuh-Mba, Ionela Gouandjika-Vasilache, Ousmane Kebe, Michael. R Wiley, Manasi Majumdar, Etienne SimonLoriere, Anavaj Sakuntabhai, Gustavo Palacios, Javier Martin, Francis Delpeyroux, Kader Ndiaye, and Maël Bessaud

Genomic Characterization of human Monkeypox virus circulating in Nigeria, September 2017

O. Faye, C. Pratt, M. Faye, G. Fall, J. Chitty, M. M. Diagne, M. R. Wiley, A. F. Yinka-Ogunleye, S. Aruna, E. N. Etebu, N. Aworabhi, D. Ogoina, W. Numbere, N. Mba, G. Palacios, A. A. Sall, and C. Ihekweazu

Formation of aggregated nanoparticle spheres through femtosecond laser surface processing

Alfred T. Tsubaki, Mark A. Koten, Michael J. Lucis, Craig Zuhlke, Natale Ianno, Jeffery E. Shield, and Dennis R. Alexander

Improved a-B10C2+xHy/Si p-n heterojunction performance after neutron irradiation

George Glenn Peterson, Qing Su, Yongqiang Wang, Natale J. Ianno, Peter A. Dowben, and Michael Nastasi

Growth Mechanisms of Multiscale, Mound-Like Surface Structures on Titanium by Femtosecond Laser Processing

Edwin Peng, Ryan Bell, Craig A. Zuhlke, Meiyu Wang, Dennis R. Alexander, George Gogos, and Jeffrey E. Shield

Archived Publications

CALENDAR YEAR 2016 | JAN 1, 2016 - DEC 31, 2016

The Criticality of Collaborative Planning

Sarah Mussoni, Gert-Jan de Vreede, and Alfred Buckles

Intrinsic beam emittance of laser-accelerated electrons measured by x-ray spectroscopic imaging

G. Golovin, S. Banerjee, C. Liu, S. Chen, J. Zhang, B. Zhao, P. Zhang, M. Veale, M. Wilson, P. Seller & D. Umstadter

Is Social Media a Threat or Can It Be a Trusted Agent?

WD Ward, KS Cole-Miller, A Fruhling, K Dempsey-Cooper

CALENDAR YEAR 2015 | JAN 1, 2015 - DEC 31, 2015

Lethal brands: How VEOs build reputations

Ligon, G. S., Harms, M., & Derrick, D. C.

Shielded radiography with a laser-driven MeV-energy x-ray source

S. Chen, G. Golovin, D. Haden, S. Banerjee, P. Zhang, C. Liu, J. Zhang, B. Zhao, and D. Umstadter, C. Miller, S. Clarke, and S. Pozzi

Tuning magnetic nanostructures and flux concentrators for magnetoresistive sensors

 Xiaolu Yin ; Yen-Fu Liu ; Dan Ewing ; Carmen K. Ruder ; Paul J. De Rego ; A. S. Edelstein ; Sy-Hwang Liou

Using the Oldest Military Force for the Newest National Defense

Claus, B., Gandhi, R.A., Rawnsley, J. and Crowe, J.

Relying on the kindness of machines? The security threat of artificial agents.

Eshelman, R., & Derrick, D., Joint Forces Quarterly (2015)

All-laser-driven Thomson x-ray sources

All-laser-driven Thomson x-ray sources, Contemporary Physics, DOI: 10.1080/00107514.2015.1023519 (2015

Tomographic imaging of non-symmetric multi-component tailored supersonic flows from structured gas nozzles

G. Golovin, S. Banerjee, J. Zhang, S. Chen, C. Liu, B. Zhao, J. Mills, K. Brown, C. Petersen, D. Umstadter, Applied Optics (in press, 2015)

Compact source of narrowband and tunable x-rays for radiography

S. Banerjee, S. Chen, N. Powers, C. Liu, G. Golovin, J. Zhang, B. Zhao, S. Clarke, S. Pozzi, J. Silano, H. Karwowski, and D. Umstadter, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section B (in press, 2015)

Tunable monoenergetic electron beams from independently controllable laser-wakefield acceleration and injection.

G. Golovin, S. Chen, N. Powers, C. Liu, S. Banerjee, J. Zhang, M. Zeng, Z. Sheng, and D. Umstadter, Physical Review St Accelerators and Beams Physical Review St Accelerators and Beams 18, 011301 (2015)

calendar YEAR 2014 | Jan 1, 2014 - Dec 31, 2014

Wavefront-correction for nearly diffraction-limited focusing of dual-color laser beams to high intensities

B. Zhao, J. Zhang, S. Chen, C. Liu, G. Golovin, S. Banerjee, K. Brown, J. Mills, C. Petersen, and D. Umstadter, Optics Express (accepted) (2014)

Generation of 9-MeV γ-rays by all-laser-driven Compton scattering with second-harmonic laser light

C. Liu, G. Golovin, S. Chen, J. Zhang, B. Zhao, D. Haden, S. Banerjee, J. Silano, H. Karwowski, and D. Umstadter, Optics Letters 39, 14, 4132-4135 (2014)

Adaptive spectral-phase control for laser wakefield electron acceleration

C. Liu, J. Zhang, G. Golovin, S. Chen, S. Banerjee, B. Zhao, N. Powers, I. Ghebregziabher, and D. P. Umstadter, Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO), San Jose, CA (2014)

Tunable Monoenergetic Electron Beams from Staged Ionization Assisted Laser Wakefield Accelerator

G. Golovin, S. Chen, N. Powers, C. Liu, S. Banerjee, J. Zhang, M. Zeng, Z. Sheng, and D. Umstadter, Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO), San Jose, CA (2014)

Quasi Monoenergetic and Tunable X-rays by Laser Compton Scattering from Laser Wakefield e-beam

N. Powers, I. Ghebregziabher, G. Golovin, C. Liu, S. Chen, S. Banerjee, J. Zhang, and D. Umstadter, Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO), San Jose, CA (2014)

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