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2016-2017 Los Alamos National Laboratory Isotopes Publications

Peer-reviewed publications sponsored by the DOE Office of Science, Office of Nuclear Physics.

2018

  • Mastren, T., et al., (LANL authors:  V. Radchenko, J. W. Engle, J. W. Weidner, M. Brugh, F. M. Nortier, E. R. Birnbaum, K. D. John, M. E. Fassbender), 2018:  Chromatographic separation of the theranostic radionuclide 111Ag from a proton irradiated thorium matrix. Analytica Chimica Acta, 998, 75-82.  https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0190308
  • Mastren, T., et al., (LANL authors:  B. W. Stein, T. G. Parker, V. Radchenko, M. Brugh, S. A. Kozimor, F. M. Nortier, E. R. Birnbaum, K. D. John, M. E. Fassbender) 2018:  Separation of protactinium employing sulfur-based extraction chromatographic resins. Anal. Chem., 90, 7012-7017.  https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.analchem.8b01380
  • Voyles, A. S., et al., (LANL authors: E. R. Birnbaum, T. Kawano, F. M. Nortier) 2018:  Excitation functions for (p,x) reactions of niobium in the energy range of Ep = 40–90MeV. Nucl. Instrum. Methods Phys. B. 429, 53-74.  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nimb.2018.05.028

2017

  • Bene, B. J., W. A. Taylor, E. R. Birnbaum, and R. Sudowe, 2017:  Chromatographic Separation of Thulium from Erbium for Neutron Cross Section Measurement – Part II: Preparative Scale Separation.  J. Radioanal. Nucl. Chem.,311,155–163. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10967-016-4889-z
  • Ferrier, M. G., et al., (LANL authors: B. W. Stein, E. R. Batista, J. M. Berg, E. R. Birnbaum, J. W. Engle, K. D. John, S. A. Kozimor, L. N. Redman) 2017:  Synthesis and Characterization of the Actinium Aquo Ion.  ACS Cent. Sci., 3, 176–185. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acscentsci.6b00356
  • Jerome, S. M., et al., (LANL authors:  M. E. Fassbender, S. P. LaMont, F. M. Nortie) 2017:  Reference materials for neptunium determination.  Appl. Radiat. Isot., 126, 44-48.  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apradiso.2016.12.050
  • Mastren, T., et al., (LANL authors:  V. Radchenko, P. D. Hopkins, J. W. Engle, J. W. Weidner, M. Brugh, F. M. Nortier, E. R. Birnbaum, K. D. John, M. E. Fassbender) 2017:  Separation of 103Ru from a proton irradiated thorium matrix: A potential source of Auger therapy radionuclide 103mRh.  PLoS One, 12, e0190308.  https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0190308
  • Mastren, T., et al., (LANL authors:  V. Radchenko, H. T. Bach, E. R. Birnbaum, M. Brugh, J. W. Engle, K. E. John, J. R. Maassen, C. M. Naranjo, F. M. Nortier, M. E. Fassbender) 2017:  Bulk Production and Evaluation of High Specific Activity 186gRe for Cancer Therapy Using Enriched 186WO3 Targets in a Proton Beam.  Nucl. Med. Biol., 49, 24–29. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nucmedbio.2017.02.006 (cover article)
  • Mastren, T., et al., (LANL authors:  V. Radchenko, M. Brugh, J. W. Engle, F. M. Nortier, E. R. Birnbaum, K. D. John, M. E. Fassbender) 2017:  Simultaneous separation of actinium and radium isotopes from a proton irradiated throum matrix.  Scientific Reports, 7, 8216. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-017-08506-9 
  • Mosby, M. A., E. R. Birnbaum, F. M. Nortier, and J. W. Engle, 2017:  Cross sections for proton-induced reactions on natSb up to 68 MeV.  Nucl. Instrum. Methods Phys. Res., Sect. B, 412, 34-40.  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nimb.2017.08.038
  • Radchenko, V., et al., (LANL authors:  T. Mastren, C. A. L. Meyer, J. W. Engle, J. J. Wilson, E. R. Birnbaum, F. M. Nortier, D. K. John, M. E. Fassbender) 2017:  Radiometric evaluation of diglycolamide resins for the chromatographic separation of actinium from fission products lanthanides.  Talanta, 175, 318-324.  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.talanta.2017.07.057
  • Radchenko, V., et al., (LANL authors:  J. W. Engle, J. M. Maassen, C. M. Naranjo, G. A. Unc, C. A. L. Meyer, T. Mastren, M. Brugh, E. R. Birnbaum, K. D. John, F. M. Nortier, M. E. Fassbender) 2017:  Proton-induced production and radiochemical isolation of 44Ti from scandium metal targets for 44Ti/44Sc generator development.  Nucl. Med. Biol., 50, 25-32.  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nucmedbio.2017.03.006

2016
  • Balkin, E. R., et al., (LANL author: M. E. Fassbender) 2016:  Deuteron irradiation of W and WO3 for production of high specific activity 186Re: Challenges associated with thick target preparation. Appl. Radiat. Isot.115, 197-207. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apradiso.2016.06.021
  • Bene, B. J., W. A. Taylor, E. R. Birnbaum, and R. Sudowe, 2016:  Chromatographic separation of thulium from erbium for neutron cross section measurement - Part II: Preparative scale separation.  J. Radioanal. and Nuc. Chem., 311, 155-163.  https://doi.org/10.1007/s10967-016-4889-z
  • Croce, M. P., et al., (LANL authors: M. W. Rabin, V. Mocko, G. J. Kunde, E. R. Birnbaum, E. M. Bond, J. W. Engle, A. S. Hoover, F. M. Nortier, A. D. Pollington, W. A. Taylor, N. R. Weisse-Bernstein, L. E. Wolfsberg) 2016:  Development of Holmium-163 Electron-Capture Spectroscopy with Transition-Edge Sensors.  J. Low Temp. Phys., 184, 958–968.  http://dx.doi.org/ 10.1007/s10909-015-1451-2
  • Demoin, D. W., et al., (LANL author: M. E. Fassbender) 2016:  Monooxorhenium(V) complexes with 222-N2S2 MAMA ligands for bifunctional chelator agents: Syntheses and preliminary in vivo evaluation.  Nucl. Med. Biol., 43, 802–811. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nucmedbio.2016.08.017 
  • Engle, J. W., S. G. Mashnik, L. A. Parker, K. R. Jackman, L. J. Bitticker, J. L. Ullmann, M. S. Gulley, C. Pillai, K. D. John, E. R. Birnbaum, and F. M. Nortier, 2016:  Nuclear Excitation Functions from 40-200 MeV Proton Irradiation of Terbium. Nucl. Instrum. Methods Phys. Res., Sect. B, 366, 206-216. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nimb.2015.10.049
  • Ferrier, M. G., et al., (LANL authors: E. R. Batista, J. M. Berg, E. R. Birnbaum, J. N. Cross, J. W. Engle, H. S. La Pierre, S. A. Kozimor, B. W. Stein) 2016:  Spectroscopic and computational investigation of actinium coordination chemistry. Nat. Commun., 7, 12312. http://www.nature.com/articles/ncomms12312
  • Gott, M. D., et al., (LANL author: M. E. Fassbender) 2016:  Accelerator-Based Production of the 99mTc-186Re Diagnostic-Therapeutic Pair using Metal Disulfide Targets (MoS2, WS2, OsS2).  Appl. Radiat. Isot., 114, 159–166. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apradiso.2016.05.024
  • Graves, S. A., et al., (LANL authors: E. R. Birnbaum, F. M. Nortier, J. W. Engle) 2016:  Nuclear Excitation Functions of Proton-Induced Reactions (Ep = 35-90 MeV) from Fe, Cu, and Al.  Nucl. Instrum. Methods Phys. Res., Sect. B, 386, 44–53.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nimb.2016.09.018
  • Griswold, J. R., et al., (LANL authors: J. W. Engle, V. Radchenko, J. C. Cooley, M. E. Fassbender, E. R. Birnbaum, K. D. John, F. M. Nortier) 2016:  Large Scale Accelerator Production of 225Ac: Effective Cross sections for 78-192 MeV Protons Incident on 232Th Targets.  Appl. Radiat. Isot., 118, 366–374. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apradiso.2016.09.026
  • Mosby, M. A., J. W. Engle, K. R. Jackman, F. M. Nortier, and E. R. Birnbaum, 2016:  Determination of Spallation Neutron Flux through Spectral Adjustment Techniques.  Nucl. Instrum. Methods Phys. Res., Sect. B, 381, 29–33. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nimb.2016.04.041
  • Radchenko, V., J. W. Engle, J. J. Wilson, J. R. Maassen, F. M. Nortier, E. R. Birnbaum, K. D. John, and M. E. Fassbender, 2016:  Formation Cross-Sections and Chromatographic Separation of Protactinium Isotopes Formed in Proton-Irradiated Thorium Metal.  Radiochimca Acta., 104, 291–304.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1515/ract-2015-2486
  • Radchenko, V., C. A. L Meyer, J. W. Engle, C. M. Naranjo, G. A. Unc, T. Mastren, M. Brugh, E. R. Birnbaum, K. D. John, F. M. Nortier, and M. E. Fassbender, 2016:  Separation of Ti-44 from Proton Irradiated Scandium by Using Solid-Phase Extraction Chromatography and Design of Ti-44/Sc-44 Generator System.  J. Chromatography A., 1477, 39–46. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chroma.2016.11.047