Dissertations

2016-2006 

Year Name Adviser Ph.D. Thesis Title
2016 Lu, Wenting Collon The development of 93Zr-93Nb isobar separation technique for future 93Zr AMS measurement
2016 Fang, Xiao Wiescher Measurement and extrapolation of total cross sections of 12C + 16O fusion at stellar energies
2016 Ostdiek, Karen Collon Measurement of the Half-Life of 60FE for Stellar and Early Solar System Models Using the Direct Decay of 60m CO and Accelerator Mass Spectrometry
2016 Long, Alexander Wiescher An indirect study of the astrophysical 34Ar(3He, p)37K reaction and it’s impact on type-1 x-ray burst light curves
2016 Lyons, Stephanie Wiescher 20Ne(p, y)21Na cross section study with the 5U accelerator
2016 Smith, Mallory Aprahamian Chasing triaxiality: probing the structure of the A ~ 110 region via lifetime measurements in 109RU and 109TC
2015 Li, Qian Wiescher Measurement of the 14N(p, γ)15O reaction in the CNO cycle
2015 Matta, James Garg Exotic nuclear excitations: the transverse wobbling mode in 135Pr
2015 Patel, Darshana Garg A Study of the Isoscalar Giant Monopole Resonance: The Role of Symmetry Energy in Nuclear Incompressibility in the Open-shell Nucle
2015 Talwar, Rashi Wiescher Stellar Neutron Sources and s-Process in Massive Stars
2015 Battaglia, Anthony Aprahamian Conversion Coefficient Measurements of 176LU using Iceball
2015 Baurder, William Collon A Measurement of Actinide Neutron Transmutations with Accelerator Mass Spectrometry in Order to Infer Neutron Capture Cross Sections
2014 Bucher, Brian Aprahamian On the production of the light heavy-elements 90A
2014 Luo, Fengqiao Caprio Can Nuclear Structure Be Revealed in a Reduced Model Space?
2014 Smith, Karl Wiescher β-Delayed Neutron Emission Studies of Neutron-Rich Palladium and Silver Isotopes
2013 Roberts, Amy Kolata Investigating Proton Pairing in 76Se with Two-Proton Transfer onto 74Ge
2013 Ayangeakaa, Akaa "Daniel" Garg Exotic Modes of Collective Nuclear Excitations Nuclear Tidal Waves and Nuclear Chirality
2013 Bowers, Matthew Collon A study of 36Cl production in the early Solar System
2012 Almaraz-Calderson, Sergio Aprahamian Study of resonance reactions in light nuclei for nuclear structure and nuclear astrophysics
2012 deBoer, Richard Wiescher Measurements and Analysis of Alpha-Induced Reactions of Importance for Nuclear Astrophysics
2012 Kontos, Antonio Wiescher Direct capture in nuclear astrophysics: the cases of 17O(p, γ)18F and 4He(3He, γ)7Be
2012 Uberseder, Ethan Wiescher Experimentally Constraining the Nucleosynthesis of 60Fe in Massive Stars
2012 Best, Andreas Wiescher Measurement of Alpha Capture Reactions on O-17 and O-18 for the S Process
2011 Magkotsios, Georgios Wiescher Nucleosynthesis During Freeze-Out Expansions In Core-Collapse Supernovae
2010 Matthew, Quinn Aprahamian Beta Decay Half-Lives of Neutron Rich Isotopes in the Germanium-Bromine Region
2010 LeBlanc, Paul Wiescher Measurement and R-Matrix Analysis For the 15N(p,g)16O Reaction
2010 O’Brien, Shawn Wiescher Exploring the alpha p-process with high precision (p,t) reactions
2010 Schmitt, Christopher Collon Equilibrium Charge State Distributions of Low-Z Ions Incident on Thin Self-Supporting Foils
2010 Beard, Mary Wiescher Reaction Rate Calculations in Dense Stellar Matter
2010 Robertson, Daniel Collon New measurements for the astrophysically important 40Ca(α,γ)44Ti reaction
2010 Bentley, Ian Frauendorf Wigner X Resolved and Photo-Reaction Cross-Section Predictions:  Improvements for Astrophysical Calculations
2009 Palumbo, Annalia Wiescher Alpha Capture and Alpha Elastic Scattering on p-nuclei to Probe the Hauser-Feshback Framework
2008 Couture, Jennifer Wiescher A Search for Second Class Currents in the A=8 System
2008 Li, Tao Garg Isotopic dependence of giant resonances in the even-A $^{112-124}$Sn isotopes and the asymmetry term in nuclear incompressibility
2008 Wang, Xiaofeng Garg Exotic Collective Excitations at High Spin: Triaxial Rotation and Octupole Condensation
2007 Skorodumov, Boris Aprahamian Resonance Reactions Induced By Light Radioactive Beams
2007 Strandberg, Elizabeth Wiescher AGB Star Nucleosynthesis of the Magnesium Isotopes
2007 Triambak, Smarajit Garg The isobaric multiplet mass equation and ft value of the 0+ → 0+ Fermi transition in 32Ar: Two tests of isospin symmetry breaking
2006 Lee, Hye Young Wiescher The 18F(a,p)21Ne reation and its Astrophysical Implications