Alumni: Ph. D. Recipients

Dr. Mark Norsworthy

Thesis title: Semiempirical Models of Organic Scintillator Response to Neutron Interactions on Hydrogen and Carbon

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Ph.D. Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences at the University of Michigan, USA, 2017

S.M. Nuclear Science and Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2010

S.B. Nuclear Science and Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2010


Dr. Mateusz Monterial

Thesis title: Measuring Fission Chain Dynamics Through Inter-event Timing of Correlated Particles

Ph.D. Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences at the University of Michigan, USA, 2017

B.S. Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences at the University of Florida, USA, 2012


Dr. Marc Ruch

Thesis title: Silicon Photomultipliers for Compact Neutron Scatter Cameras

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Ph.D. Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences at the University of Michigan, USA, 2017

M.S.E. Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences at The University of Michigan, USA, 2014

B.S.E. Chemical Engineering at University of Massachusetts Lowell, USA, 2012


Dr. Michael Hamel

Thesis title: A Stochastic Imaging Technique for Spatio-Spectral Characterization of Special Nuclear Material

Ph.D Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences at the University of Michigan, USA, 2017

Graduate Certificate – Science, Technology and Public Policy at the University of Michigan, USA, 2015

M.S.E. Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences at the University of Michigan, USA, 2012

B.S.E. Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences at the University of Michigan, USA, 2011


Dr. Marc Paff

Thesis title: Organic Scintillation Detectors for Spectroscopic Radiation Portal Monitors

Ph.D. Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences at the University of Michigan, USA, 2017

B.S.E. Nuclear Engineering at Purdue University, USA, 2011

 


Dr. Kyle Polack

Thesis title: A Maximum-Likelihood Approach for Localizing and Characterizing Special Nuclear Material with a Dual-Particle Imager

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Ph.D. Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences at the University of Michigan, USA, 2016

M.S.E. Electrical Engineering – Systems at the University of Michigan, USA, 2014

M.S.E. Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences at the University of Michigan, USA, 2011

B.S.E. Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences at the University of Michigan, USA, 2010


Dr. Bruce Pierson 

Thesis title: Fission yield measurements from deuterium-tritium fusion produced neutrons using cyclic neutron activation analysis and gamma-gamma coincidence counting

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Ph.D. Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences at the University of Michigan, USA, 2016

 

 


Dr. Alexis C. Trahan

Thesis title: Utilization of the Differential Die-Away Self-Interrogation Technique for Characterization of Spent Nuclear Fuel

alexis_kPh.D. Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences at the University of Michigan, USA, 2016

B.S. Nuclear Engineering at the University of California, Berkeley, USA, 2011

M.S. Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Science at the University of Michigan, USA, 2012 


Dr. Mark M. Bourne 

Thesis title: Organic Scintillators in Nonproliferation Applications With a Hybridized Double-Pulse Cleaning Technique


OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAPh.D. Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences at the University of Michigan, USA, 2016

M.S.E. Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences at the University of Michigan, USA, 2010

  


Dr. Alexis Poitrasson-Riviere

Thesis title: Development of a Dual-Particle Imaging System for Nonproliferation Applications
OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAPh.D. Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences at the University of Michigan, USA, 2015

 

 


Dr. Christopher C. Lawrence 

Thesis title: Neutron Spectrum Unfolding with Organic Scintillators for Arms-control Verification 

Lawrence_photoPh.D. Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences at the University of Michigan, USA, 2014

M.S. Physics at Michigan State University, 2009

B.S. Physics at the University of Michigan, 2007

 


Dr. Jennifer L. Dolan

Thesis title: Safeguarding Special Nuclear Material by Detecting Fast Neutrons in Liquid Scintillators

jenniferPh.D. Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences at the University of Michigan, USA, 2013

M.S.E Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences at the University of Michigan, USA, 2009

 


Dr. Eric C. Miller

Thesis title: Characterization of Fissionable Material using a Time-Correlated Pulse-Height Technique for Liquid Scintillators

ericPh.D. Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences at the University of Michigan, USA, 2012

M.S.E Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences at the University of Michigan, USA, 2010

B.S.E Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences at the University of Michigan, USA, 2008


Dr. Shikha Prasad

Thesis title:  MCNPX-PoliMi Variance Reduction Techniques for Simulating Neutron Scintillation Detector Response

shikhaPh.D. Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences at the University of Michigan, USA, 2012

M.S.E. Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences at the University of Michigan, USA, 2007