Publications in Scientific and Technical Journals

2013



  • Neutron Capture Cross Section of Unstable ^{63}Ni: Implications for Stellar Nucleosynthesis LEDERER C., MASSIMI C., ALTSTADT S., ANDRZEJEWSKI J., AUDOUIN L., BARBAGALLO M., BÉCARES V., BEČVÁŘ F., BELLONI F., BERTHOUMIEUX E., BILLOWES J., BOCCONE V., BOSNAR D., BRUGGER M., CALVIANI M., CALVIÑO F., CANO-OTT D., CARRAPIÇO C., CERUTTI F., CHIAVERI E., CHIN M., COLONNA N., CORTÉS G., CORTÉS-GIRALDO M. A., DIAKAKI M., DOMINGO-PARDO C., DURAN I., DRESSLER R., DZYSIUK N., ELEFTHERIADIS C., FERRARI A., FRAVAL K., GANESAN S., GARCÍA A. R., GIUBRONE G., GÓMEZ-HORNILLOS M. B., GONÇALVES I. F., GONZÁLEZ-ROMERO E., GRIESMAYER E., GUERRERO C., GUNSING F., GURUSAMY P., JENKINS D. G., JERICHA E., KADI Y., KÄPPELER F., KARADIMOS D., KIVEL N., KOEHLER P., KOKKORIS M., KORSCHINEK G., KRTIČKA M., KROLL J., LANGER C., LEEB H., LEONG L. S., LOSITO R., MANOUSOS A., MARGANIEC J., MARTÍNEZ T., MASTINU P. F., MASTROMARCO M., MEAZE M., MENDOZA E., MENGONI A., MILAZZO P. M., MINGRONE F., MIREA M., MONDELAERS W., PARADELA C., PAVLIK A., PERKOWSKI J., PIGNATARI M., PLOMPEN A., PRAENA J., QUESADA J. M., RAUSCHER T., REIFARTH R., RIEGO A., ROMAN F., RUBBIA C., SARMENTO R., SCHILLEBEECKX P., SCHMIDT S., SCHUMANN D., TAGLIENTE G., TAIN J. L., TARRÍO D., TASSAN-GOT L., TSINGANIS A., VALENTA S., VANNINI G., VARIALE V., VAZ P., VENTURA A., VERSACI R., VERMEULEN M. J., VLACHOUDIS V., VLASTOU R., WALLNER A., WARE T., WEIGAND M., WEIß C., WRIGHT T. J.
    Physical Review Letters (ISSN 0031-9007) 110(2) , 022501(5) (2013).


  • A new CVD diamond mosaic-detector for (n, ) cross-section measurements at the n_TOF experiment at CERN WEIß C., GRIESMAYER E., GUERRERO C., ALTSTADT S., ANDRZEJEWSKI J., AUDOUIN L., BADUREK G., BARBAGALLO M., BÉCARES V., BEČVÁŘ F., BELLONI F., BERTHOUMIEUX E., BILLOWES J., BOCCONE V., BOSNAR D., BRUGGER M., CALVIANI M., CALVIñO F., CANO-OTT D., CARRAPIÇO C., CERUTTI F., CHIAVERI E., CHIN M., COLONNA N., CORTÉS G., CORTÉS-GIRALDO M.A., DIAKAKI M., DOMINGO-PARDO C., DURAN I., DRESSLER R., DZYSIUK N., ELEFTHERIADIS C., FERRARI A., FRAVAL K., GANESAN S., GARCÍA A.R., GIUBRONE G., GÓMEZ-HORNILLOS M.B., GONÇALVES I.F., GONZÁLEZ-ROMERO E., GUNSING F., GURUSAMY P., HERNÁNDEZ-PRIETO A., JENKINS D.G., JERICHA E., KADI Y., KÄPPELER F., KARADIMOS D., KIVEL N., KOEHLER P., KOKKORIS M., KRTIČKA M., KROLL J., LAMPOUDIS C., LANGER C., LEAL-CIDONCHA E., LEDERER C., LEEB H., LEONG L.S., LOSITO R., MALLICK A., MANOUSOS A., MARGANIEC J., MARTÍNEZ T., MASSIMI C., MASTINU P.F., MASTROMARCO M., MEAZE M., MENDOZA E., MENGONI A., MILAZZO P.M., MINGRONE F., MIREA M., MONDALAERS W., PARADELA C., PAVLIK A., PERKOWSKI J., PLOMPEN A., PRAENA J., QUESADA J.M., RAUSCHER T., REIFARTH R., RIEGO A., ROBLES M.S., ROMAN F., RUBBIA C., SABATÉ-GILARTE M., SARMENTO R., SAXENA A., SCHILLEBEECKX P., SCHMIDT S., SCHUMANN D., TAGLIENTE G., TAIN J.L., TARRÍO D., TASSAN-GOT L., TSINGANIS A., VALENTA S., VANNINI G., VARIALE V., VAZ P., VENTURA A., VERSACI R., VERMEULEN M.J., VLACHOUDIS V., VLASTOU R., WALLNER A., WARE T., WEIGAND M., WRIGHT T., ŽUGEC P.
    Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment (ISSN 0168-9002) 732, 190-194 (2013).


  • Performance of the neutron time-of-flight facility n_TOF at CERN GUERRERO C., TSINGANIS A., BERTHOUMIEUX E., BARBAGALLO M., BELLONI F., GUNSING F., WEIß C., CHIAVERI E., CALVIANI M., VLACHOUDIS V., ALTSTADT S., ANDRIAMONJE S., ANDRZEJEWSKI J., AUDOUIN L., BÉCARES V., BEČVÁŘ F., BILLOWES J., BOCCONE V., BOSNAR D., BRUGGER M., CALVIÑO F., CANO-OTT D., CARRAPIÇO C., CERUTTI F., CHIN M., COLONNA N., CORTÉS G., CORTÉS-GIRALDO M.A., DIAKAKI M., DOMINGO-PARDO C., DURAN I., DRESSLER R., DZYSIUK N., ELEFTHERIADIS C., FERRARI A., FRAVAL K., GANESAN S., GARCÍA A.R., GIUBRONE G., GÖBEL K., GÓMEZ-HORNILLOS M.B., GONÇALVES I.F., GONZÁLEZ-ROMERO E., GRIESMAYER E., GURUSAMY P., HERNÁNDEZ-PRIETO A., GURUSAMY P., JENKINS D.G., JERICHA E., KADI Y., KÄPPELER F., KARADIMOS D., KIVEL N., KOEHLER P., KOKKORIS M., KRTIČKA M., KROLL J., LAMPOUDIS C., LANGER C., LEAL-CIDONCHA E., LEDERER C., LEEB H., LEONG L.S., LOSITO R., MANOUSOS A., MARGANIEC J., MARTÍNEZ T., MASSIMI C., MASTINU P.F., MASTROMARCO M., MEAZE M., MENDOZA E., MENGONI A., MILAZZO P.M., MINGRONE F., MIREA M., MONDALAERS W., PAPAEVANGELOU T., PARADELA C., PAVLIK A., PERKOWSKI J., PLOMPEN A., PRAENA J., QUESADA J.M., RAUSCHER T., REIFARTH R., RIEGO A., ROMAN F., RUBBIA C., SABATE-GILARTE M., SARMENTO R., SAXENA A., SCHILLEBEECKX P., SCHMIDT S., SCHUMANN D., STEINEGGER P., TAGLIENTE G., TAIN J.L., TARRÍO D., TASSAN-GOT L., VALENTA S., VANNINI G., VARIALE V., VAZ P., VENTURA A., VERSACI R., VERMEULEN M.J., VLASTOU R., WALLNER A., WARE T., WEIGAND M., WRIGHT T.
    The European Physical Journal A (ISSN 1434-6001) 49:27, 1-15 (2013).


  • Quantification of 60Fe atoms by MC-ICP-MS for the redetermination of the half-life KIVEL N., SCHUMANN D., GÜNTHER-LEOPOLD I.
    Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry (ISSN 1618-2642) 405(9) , 2965-2972 (2013).
  • Americium characterizationbyX-ray fluorescenceandabsorption spectroscopy in plutonium uranium mixed oxide DEGUELDRE C., COZZO C., MARTIN M., GROLIMUND D., MIESZCZYNSKI C.
    Journal of Solid State Chemistry 202, 315–319 (2013).
  • Partitioning of selected fission products from irradiated oxide fuel induced by thermal treatment SHCHERBINA N., KIVEL N., GÜNTHER-LEOPOLD I.
    J. Nucl. Mat. 437(1-3) , 87-94 (2013).


  • Development of a high temperature treatment device for spent nuclear fuel KIVEL N., SHCHERBINA N., GÜNTHER-LEOPOLD I.
    J. Radioanal. Nucl. Chem. 296, 557–561 (2013).


2012

  • A new measurement of the half-life of 166mHo"> NEDJADI Y., BAILAT C., CAFFARI Y., FROIDEVAUX P., WASTIEL C, KIVEL N,, GUENTHER-LEOPOLD I., TRISCONE G., JAQUENOD F., BOCHUD F. ">
    Applied Radiation and Isotopes (ISSN 0969-8043) 70, 1990-1996 (2012).


  • Rapid aqueous release of fission products from high burn-up LWR fuel: Experimental results and correlations with fission gas release"> JOHNSON L., GÜNTHER-LEOPOLD I., KOBLER WALDIS J., LINDER H.-P., LOW J., CUI D., EKEROTH E., SPAHIU K., EVINS L.Z. ">
    J. Nucl. Mater. (ISSN 0022-3115) 420(1-3) , 54-62 (2012).


  • Effect of Redox Conditions on the Fission Products Release from Irradiated Oxide Fuel "> SHCHERBINA N.S., KIVEL N., GÜNTHER-LEOPOLD I. ">
    Procedia Chemistry (ISSN 1876-6196) 7, 104-109 (2012).


  • Isotope fractionation during ion beam formation in multi-collector inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry"> KIVEL N., GÜNTHER-LEOPOLD I., VANHAECKE F., GÜNTHER D. ">
    Spectrochimica Acta Part B (ISSN 0584-8547) 76, 126-132 (2012).


  • Development of a high temperature treatment device for spent nuclear fuel"> KIVEL N., SHCHERBINA N.S., GÜNTHER-LEOPOLD I. ">
    J Radioanal Nucl Chem (ISSN 0236-5731) 10.1007/s10967-012-2046-x, (2012).


  • Investigation of fuel crud by means of ICP-MS and TEM"> GÜNTHER-LEOPOLD I., KROIS M., KOBLER WALDIS J., LINDER H.-P., ABOLHASSANI S. ">
    Procedia Chemistry (ISSN 1876-6196) 7, 673-678 (2012).


  • Effect of Pt injection rate on corrosion potential and Pt distribution on stainless steel under simulated boiling water conditions"> RAMAR A., GRUNDLER P.V., KARASTOYANOV V., GÜNTHER-LEOPOLD I., ABOLHASSANI-DADRAS S., KIVEL N.,, RITTER S. ">
    Corrosion Engineering Science and Technology 47(7) , 489-497 (2012).


  • Preparation of Pd-based intermetallic targets for high intensity irradiations "> USOLTSEV I., EICHLER R., DRESSLER R., PIGUET D., WITTWER D., TÜRLER A., BRÜTSCH R., OLSEN E.A., OMTVEDT J.P., SEMCHENKOV A. ">
    Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research A (ISSN 0168-9002) 691, 5-9 (2012).


  • Solving isobaric interferences in Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry: The case of Am and Pu in irradiated thorium-based fuel"> PORTIER S., DEGUELDRE C., KIVEL N. ">
    Spectrochimica Acta Part B (ISSN 0584-8547) 73, 35-38 (2012).
  • Study of oxygen tracer diffusion in PrBaCo2O5.74 by SIMS"> FRISON R., PORTIER S., MARTIN M., CONDER K. ">
    Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research B (ISSN 0168-583X) 273, 142-145 (2012).


  • The fourth SINQ Target Irradiation Program, STIP-IV"> DAI Y., BRUN R., GAO W., GEISSMANN K., HAHL S., HOU H., HUANG Y., LINDER H.-P., LONG B., SPAHR A., VONTOBEL P., WAGNER W., WANG H.L., ZANINI L. ">
    J. Nucl. Mater. (ISSN 0022-3115) 431, 2-9 (2012).


  • Post-irradiation analysis of the tantalum container of an ISOLDE LBE target Post-irradiation analysis of the tantalum container of an ISOLDE LBE target"> NOAH E., BOUTELLIER V., BRÜTSCH R., CATHERALL R., GAVILLET D., KRBANJEVIC J., LINDER H.-P., MARTIN M., NEUHAUSEN J., SCHUMANN D., STORA T., ZANINI L. ">
    J. Nucl. Mater. (ISSN 0022-3115) 431, 60-65 (2012).


  • FeCrAlY and TiN coatings on T91 steel after irradiation with 72 MeV protons in flowing LBE"> DAI Y., BOUTELLIER V., GAVILLET D., GLASBRENNER H., WEISENBURGER A., WAGNER W. ">
    J. Nucl. Mater. (ISSN 0022-3115) 431, 66-76 (2012).


  • Shielded field emission EPMA for microanalysis of radioactive materials"> RESTANI R., WÄLCHLI A. ">
    Materials Science and Engineering (ISSN 1757-899X) 32, (2012).


2011



  • Nuclear fuel in generation II and III reactors: research issues related to high burn-up DEGUELDRE C., BERTSCH J., KURI G., MARTIN M.
    Energy Environ. Sci. (ISSN 1754-5692) 4(5), 1657-1661 (2011).
  • Plutonium–uranium mixed oxide characterization by coupling micro-X-ray diffraction and absorption investigations DEGUELDRE C., MARTIN M., KURI G., GROLIMUND D., BORCA C.
    J. Nucl. Mater. (ISSN 0022-3115) 416(1-2), 142-150 (2011).
  • Corrosion product deposits on boiling-water reactor cladding: experimental and theoretical investigation of magnetic properties ORLOV A., DEGUELDRE C., WIESE H., LEDERGERBER G., VALIZADEH S.
    J. Nucl. Mater. (ISSN 0022-3115) 416(1-2), 117-124 (2011).

2010

  • Nuclear material investigations by advanced analytical techniques DEGUELDRE C., KURI G., MARTIN M., FROIDEVAL A., CAMMELLI S., ORLOV A., BERTSCH J., POUCHON M.A.
    Nucl. Instrum. Meth. B (ISSN 0168-583) 268, 3364-3370 (2010).
  • Preparation of radiochemically pure 79Se and highly precise determination of its half-life JÖRG G., BÜHNEMANN R., HOLLAS S., KIVEL N., KOSSERT K., VAN WINCKEL S., V. GOSTOMSKI C.L.
    Appl. Radiat. Isot. (ISSN 0969-8043) 68, 2339-2351 (2010).
  • Investigation on a Corrosion Product Deposit Layer on a Boiling Water Reactor Fuel Cladding ORLOV A., RESTANI R., KURI G., DEGUELDRE C., VALIZADEH S.
    Nucl. Instrum. Methods Phys. Res., Sect. A (ISSN 0168-9002) 268, 297-305 (2010).
  • Investigation of the Noble Metal Deposition Behaviour in Boiling Water Reactors – the NORA Project RITTER S., KARASTOYANOV V., ABOLHASSANI-DADRAS S., GÜNTHER-LEOPOLD I., KIVEL N.
    Power Plant Chem. (ISSN 1438-5325) 12, 628-635 (2010).

2009

  • Microprobe analysis of neutron irradiated and autoclaved zirconium niobium claddings using synchrotron-based hard X-ray imaging and spectroscopy FROIDEVAL A., ABOLHASSANI-DADRAS S., GAVILLET D., GROLIMUND D., BORCA C., KRBANJEVIC J., DEGUELDRE C.
    J. Nucl. Mater. (ISSN 0022-3115) 385(2), 346-350 (2009).
  • Neutron-induced damage in reactor pressure vessel steel: an X-ray absorption fine-structure study KURI G., CAMMELLI S., DEGUELDRE C., BERTSCH J., GAVILLET D.
    J. Nucl. Mater. (ISSN 0022-3115) 385(2), 312-318 (2009).
  • Analytical investigations of irradiated inert matrix fuel RESTANI R., MARTIN M., KIVEL N., GAVILLET D.
    J. Nucl. Mater. (ISSN 0022-3115) 385, 435-442 (2009).
  • A new series of uranium isotope reference materials for investigating the linearity of secondary electron multipliers in isotope mass spectrometry RICHTER S., ALONSO A., AREGBE Y., EYKENS R., KEHOE F., KÜHN H., KIVEL N., VERBRUGGEN A., WELLUM R., TAYLOR P.
    Intern. J. of Mass Spectrometry (ISSN 1387-3806) 281, 115-125 (2009).
  • New Measurement of the 60Fe Half-Life RUGEL G., FAESTERMANN T., KNIE K., KORSCHINEK G., POUTIVTSEV M., SCHUMANN D., KIVEL N., GÜNTHER-LEOPOLD I., WEINREICH R., WOHLMUTHER M.
    Phys. Rev. Lett. (ISSN 157002) 103, 072502-1-4, 4 pages (2009).
  • SIMS analysis of an UO2 fuel irradiated at low temperature to 65 MWd/kgHM WALKER C., BRÉMIER S., PORTIER S., HASNAOUI R., GOLL W.
    J. Nucl. Mater. (ISSN 0022-3115) 393, 212-223 (2009).

2008

  • Radiochemical separation and analytical determination of 10Be from proton-irradiated graphite targets Schumann D., Neuhausen J., Horn S., Kubik P.W., Günther-Leopold I.
    Radiochim. Acta 96, 31-34 (2008).
  • Comparison of optimised germanium gamma spectrometry and multicollector inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry for the determination of 134Cs, 137Cs and 154Eu single ratios in highly burnt UO2 Caruso S., Günther-Leopold I., Murphy M.F., Jatuff F., Chawla R.
    Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research A 589, 425-435 (2008).
  • Characterization of nuclear fuels by ICP mass-spectrometric techniques Günther-Leopold I., Kivel N., Kobler Waldis J., Wernli B.
    Anal Bioanal Chem 390, 503-510 (2008).
  • SIMS investigation of the spallation and transmutation products production in lead Gavillet D., Martin M., Dai Y.
    Journal of Nuclear Materials 377, 213-218 (2008).
  • Stressed capsules of austenitic and martensitic steels irradiated in SINQ Target-4 in contact with liquid lead-bismuth eutectic Dai Y., Gavillet D., Restani R.
    Journal of Nuclear Materials 377, 225-231 (2008).
  • Structural changes in helium implanted Zr0.8Y0.2O1.9 single crystals characterized by atomic force microscopy and EXAFS spectroscopy Kuri G., Gavillet D., Döbeli M., Novikov D.
    Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research B 266, 1216-1223 (2008).
  • Virtual standard for wavelength-dispersive electron-probe microanalysis Merlet C., Llovet X., Dugne O., Brémier S., Van Renterghem W., Restani R.
    Microchim Acta 161, 427-432 (2008).

2007

  • A laser ablation system for the analysis of radioactive samples using inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry Guillong M., Heimgartner P., Kopajtic Z., Günther D., Günther-Leopold I.
    J. Anal. At. Spectrom. (ISSN 0267-9477) 22, 399-402 (2007).
  • Analysis of xenon gas inclusions in nuclear fuel using laser ablation ICP-MS Horvath M.I., Guillong M., Izmer A., Kivel N., Restani R., Günther-Leopold I., Optiz-Coutureau J.1, Hellwig C., Günther D.
    J. Anal. At. Spectrom. (ISSN 0267-9477) 22, 1266-1274 (2007).
  • Evolution of porosity in the high-burnup fuel structure Romano A., Horvath M.I., Restani R.
    J. Nucl. Mater. (ISSN 0022-3115) 361, 62-68 (2007).