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Spring 2011 Logo2011 MRS Spring Meeting & Exhibit

April 25-29, 2011 | San Francisco
Meeting Chairs: Ping Chen, Chang Beom-Eom, Samuel S. Mao, Ryan O'Hayre

Symposium U : Nuclear Radiation Detection Materials

2011-04-27   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

DaleL. Perry Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Kelvin Lynn Washington State University
Arnold Burger Fisk University
Larry Franks Special Technologies Laboratory
Kazuhito Yasuda Nagoya Institute of Technology
Michael Fiederle Albert-Ludwigs-Universitaet Freiburg
U7: In-Room Poster Session
Session Chairs
Michael Fiederle
Michael Fiederle
Wednesday PM, April 27, 2011
Golden Gate Foyer (Marriott)

2:30 PM - U7.1
Luminescent Materials on the Basis of Zinc Oxide.

Nikolai Starzhinskiy 1 , Oleg Sidletskiy 1 , Konstantin Katrunov 1 , Igor Zenya 1 , Vladimir Ryzhikov 1 , Alexandr Zhukov 1 , Olga Trubaeva 1
1 NAS of Ukraine, Institute of Scintillation Materials, Kharkov Ukraine

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2:30 PM - U7.10
Photoemission and Cathodoluminescence of Doped Lithium Tetraborate Crystals Being Developed for Neutron Detection.

Christina Dugan 1 , Robert Hengehold 1 , Stephen McHale 1 , Yaroslav Losovyj 3 2 , John McClory 1 , James Petroksy 1
1 Engineering Physics, Air Force Institute of Technology, Wright Patterson AFB, Ohio, United States, 3 Center for Advanced Microstructures and Devices, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States, 2 Physics, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Nebraska, United States

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2:30 PM - U7.11
Informatics Model for Hygroscopy in Radiation Detection Materials.

Daniel Strano 1 , Kim Ferris 1 , Kunal Shah 1 , Dumont Jones 2
1 , Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, Washington, United States, 2 , Proximate Technologies, LLC., Columbus, Ohio, United States

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2:30 PM - U7.13
Spectroscopic Characteristics of HfO2:Eu,M (M=V, Nb, Ta, Li) X-ray Phosphors.

Aneta Wiatrowska 1 , Eugeniusz Zych 1
1 University of Wroclaw, Faculty of Chemistry, Wroclaw Poland

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2:30 PM - U7.14
Surface Modification of TlBr Crystals for Gamma Spectroscopy.

Lars Voss 1 , Adam Conway 1 , Patrick Beck 1 , Robert Graff 1 , Rebecca Nikolic 1 , Art Nelson 1 , Steve Payne 1 , Kanai Shah 2 , Len Cirignano 2 , Hadong Kim 2
1 , Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, California, United States, 2 , Research Monitoring Devices, Watertown, Massachusetts, United States

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2:30 PM - U7.15
ZnCdSeTe Semiconductor Compounds: Preparation and Properties.

Vello Valdna 1 , Maarja Grossberg 1 , Jaan Hiie 1 , Urve Kallavus 1 , Valdek Mikli 1 , Taavi Raadik 1 , Rainer Traksmaa 1
1 Dept. of Materials Science, Tallinn Univ. of Technology, Tallinn Estonia

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2:30 PM - U7.16
Bridgman Growth of SrI2.

Michael Fiederle 1 , Leonard Alaribe 1
1 FMF Dept, University Freiburg, Freiburg, BW, Germany

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2:30 PM - U7.17
Mobility Variation in Electron Irradiated Gated and Ungated AlGaN/GaN High Electron Mobility Transistors.

Helen Jackson 1 , Gary Farlow 3 , Timothy Cooper 4 , James Petrosky 2 , John McClory 2
1 Materials and Manufactoring Directorate, Air Force Research Lab, Wright Patterson AFB, Ohio, United States, 3 Physics Dept., Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio, United States, 4 Semiconductor Research Center, Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio, United States, 2 Engineering Physics, Air Force , Wright Patterson AFB, Ohio, United States

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2:30 PM - U7.2
Peculiar Features of Preparation of Scintillators Based on ZnS-ZnTe Compounds.

Nikolai Starzhinskiy 1 , Alexandr Zhukov 1 , Konstantin Katrunov 1 , Vladimir Ryzhikov 1 , Sergej Galkin 1 , Alexandr Lalayants 1 , Leonid Gal’chinetskii 1 , Igor Zenya 1
1 NAS of Ukraine, Institute of Scintillation Materials, Kharkov Ukraine

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2:30 PM - U7.3
Preparation and Properties of Nano-dimensional Zinc and Cadmium Tungstates.

Nikolai Starzhinskiy 1 , Konstantin Katrunov 1 , Anna Yakubovskaya 1 , Ludmila Nagornaya 1 , Irina Tupitsyna 1 , Igor Zenya 1 , Alexandr Zhukov 1 , Oleg Vovk 1
1 NAS of Ukraine, Institute of Scintillation Materials, Kharkov Ukraine

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2:30 PM - U7.4
X-ray Radioluminescence Microscopy for Scintillation Characterization across Boundaries in Transparent Ceramics.

Stephen Podowitz 1 , Romain Gaume 1 , Robert Feigelson 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States

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2:30 PM - U7.5
Phosphate Glasses for Detection of Penetrating Radiation via the Cherenkov Effect.

Jason Hayward 1 2 , Lynn Boatner 2 , Zane Bell 2 , Joane Ramey 2 , Rose Johnson 1 , Clint Hobbs 1 , Gerald Jellison 2 , James Kolopus 2
1 , The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee, United States, 2 , Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, United States

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2:30 PM - U7.6
Characterization of Lead Iodide Films Using Raman Scattering, Electrical Resistivity and Mammographic Energy Detection.

Jose Condeles 2 , Marcelo Mulato 1
2 Physics, Universidade Federal do Triângulo Mineiro, Uberaba, Minas Gerais, Brazil, 1 Department of Physics and Mathematics, University of São Paulo, Ribeirão Preto-SP, São Paulo, Brazil

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2:30 PM - U7.7
Comparative Study of HgI2, PbI2 and TlBr Films Aimed for Ionizing Radiation Detection in Medical Imaging.

Marcelo Mulato 1 , Jose Condeles 2 , Julio Ugucioni 1 , Ademar Caldeira-Filho 1 , Natalia Destefano 1
1 Department of Physics and Mathematics, University of São Paulo, Ribeirão Preto-SP, São Paulo, Brazil, 2 Physics, Universidade Federal do Triângulo Mineiro, Uberaba, Minas Gerais, Brazil

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2:30 PM - U7.8
Effect of Irradiation on Vitreous Silica for Fiber Optics Cables in Sensor Applications.

Harish Govindarajan 1 , Wolfgang Windl 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, United States

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2:30 PM - U7.9
Cu-α-In2Se3 Schottky-Mott Diodes.

S. Drapak 1
1 , Frantsevich Institute of Material Sciences Problems, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Chernivtsi Ukraine

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2011-04-28   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

DaleL. Perry Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Kelvin Lynn Washington State University
Arnold Burger Fisk University
Larry Franks Special Technologies Laboratory
Kazuhito Yasuda Nagoya Institute of Technology
Michael Fiederle Albert-Ludwigs-Universitaet Freiburg
U11: Scintillators III
Session Chairs
Thursday PM, April 28, 2011
Golden Gate C1 (Marriott)

2:30 PM - **U11.1
New Experimental Technique for the Isotopic Determination of Boron in Neutron-related Nuclear Radiation Detection Materials.

Richard Russo 1 2 , Alexander Bol'shakov 2 , Xianglei Mao 1 , Dale Perry 1 , Osman Sorkhabi 1
1 , Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, United States, 2 , Applied Spectra, Inc., Fremont, California, United States

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3:00 PM - U11.2
UV Emitting Single Crystalline Film Scintillators Grown by LPE Method: Current Status and Perspective.

Yuriy Zorenko 1 , Vitaliy Gorbenko 1 , Volodymyr Savchyn 1 , Taras Voznyak 1 , Miroslaw Batentschuk 2 , Albrecht Winnacker 2 , Qi Xia 2 , Christoph J. Brabec 2
1 Electronic Department, Ivan Franko National University of Lviv, Lviv Ukraine, 2 Department of Materials Science, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Erlangen Germany

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3:15 PM - U11.3
Transparent Gd-based Ceramic Scintillators for Nuclear Radiation Detection.

Joshua Kuntz 1 , Zachary Seeley 1 , Nerine Cherepy 1 , Scott Fisher 1 , Stephen Payne 1
1 , Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, California, United States

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3:30 PM - U11.4
A Novel, High Conversion Efficiency, Large-area Scintillator Film.

Vladimir Gelfandbein 1 , Steven Cool 1 , Harish Bhandari 1 , Vivek Nagarkar 1
1 Advanced Imaging Technology, Radiation Monitoring Devices, Inc, Watertown, Massachusetts, United States

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