Technical Papers

“The Microball: Design Instrumentation and Response Characteristics of a 4p-Multidetector Exit Channel-selection Device for Spectroscopic and Reaction Mechanism Studies with Gammasphere,” D.G. Sarantites, P.-F. Hua, M. Devlin, L.G. Sobotka, J. Elson, J.T. Hood, D.R. LaFosse, J.E. Sarantites and M.R. Maier, Nucl. Instr. and Meth. A 381, 418 (1996). For a pdf file with black and white pictures please click here: Microball-NIM.pdf.

“Simulated Response Characteristics of Gammasphere,” M. Devlin, L.G. Sobotka, D.G. Sarantites and D.R. LaFosse, Nucl. Instr. Meth. A383, 506 (1996). For a pdf file of this paper please click here: Gammasphere-Sim.pdf.

“Role of 4p charged-particle detector arrays in lifetime measurements by Doppler-shift attenuation methods: the Microball,” Nucl. Instrum. and Methods, 523, 374-397 (2004), C. J. Chiara, D. R. LaFosse, D. G. Sarantites, M. Devlin, F. Lerma and W. Reviol. To download a *.pdf copy of the paper click here: Nucl. Instrum. and Methods.

“‘Neutron Shell’: A high efficiency array of neutytron detectors for g-ray spectroscopic studies with Gammasphere,” D,G. Sarantites, W. Reviol, C.J. Chiara, R.J. Charity, L.G. Sobotka, M. Devlin, M. Furlotti, O.L. Pechenaya, J. Elson, P. Hausladen, S. Fischer, D. Balamuth, and R. M. Clark, Nucl. Instrum. and Methods, (in press 2004). For a pdf file of the preprint of this paper please click here: Neutron Shell.pdf.

 

Scientific Papers in Refereed Journals

2008

“Prompt proton decay and deformed bands in 56Ni,” E. K. Johansson, D. Rudolph, L.-L. Andersson, D. A.Torres, I. Ragnarsson, C. Andreoiu, C. Baktash, M. P. Carpenter, R. J. Charity, C. J. Chiara, J. Ekman, C. Fahlander, C. Hoel, O. L. Pechenaya, W. Reviol, R. du Rietz, D. G. Sarantites , D. Seweryniak, L. G. Sobotka, C. H. Yu, and S. Zhu, Phys. Rev. C 77 , 064316 (2008).

2007

“Level structure of 92Rh: Implications for the two-proton decay of 94Agm,” O. L. Pechenaya, C. J. Chiara, D. G. Sarantites , W. Reviol, R. J. Charity, M. P. Carpenter, R. V. Janssens, T. Lauritsen, C. J. Lister, D. Seweryniak, S. Zhu, L.-L. Andersson, E. K. Johansson, and D. Rudolph, Phys. Rev. C 76 , 011304 (2007).

“Identification of the g9/2 proton and neutron band crossing in the N=Z nucleus 76Sr,” P. J. Davies, A. V. Afanasjev, R. Wadsworth, C. Andreoiu, R. A. Austin, M. P. Carpenter, D. Dashdorj, S. J. Freeman, P. E. Garrett, A. Görgen, J.Greene, D. G. Jenkins, F. L. Johnston-Theasby, P. Joshi, A. O. Macchiavelli, F. Moore, G. Mukherjee, W. Reviol, D.G. Sarantites , D. Seweryniak, M. B. Smith, C. E. Svensson, J. J. Valiente-Dobón, and D. Ward, Phys. Rev. C 75 , 011302 (2007).

“g -ray spectroscopy of neutron-deficient 110Te. II. High-spin smooth-terminating structures,” E. S. Paul, A. O. Evans, A. J. Boston, C. J. Chiara, M. Devlin, D. B. Fossan, S. J. Freeman, D. R. LaFosse, G. J. Lane, M. J. Leddy, I. Y. Lee, A.O. Macchiavelli, P. J. Nolan, D. G. Sarantites , J. M. Sears, A. T. Semple, J. F. Smith, K. Starosta, A. V. Afanasjev, and I. Ragnarsson, Phys. Rev. C 76 , 034323 (2007).

“g -ray spectroscopy of neutron-deficient 110Te. I. Low- and intermediate-spin structures,” E. S. Paul, A. J. Boston, C. J. Chiara, M. Devlin, D. B. Fossan, S. J. Freeman, D. R. LaFosse, G. J. Lane, M. J. Leddy, I. Y. Lee, A. O. Macchiavelli, P. J. Nolan, D. G. Sarantites , J. M. Sears, A. T. Semple, J. F. Smith, and K. Starosta, Phys. Rev. C 76 , 034322 (2007).

“Probing sd-fp cross-shell interactions via terminating configurations in 42,43Sc,” C. J. Chiara, M. Devlin, E. Ideguchi, D. R. LaFosse, F. Lerma, W. Reviol, S. K. Ryu, D. G. Sarantites, O. L. Pechenaya, C. Baktash, A. Galindo-Uribarri, M. P. Carpenter, R. V. F. Janssens, T. Lauritsen, C. J. Lister, P. Reiter, D. Seweryniak, P. Fallon, A. Görgen,, A. O. Macchiavelli, D. Rudolph, G. Stoitcheva, and W. E. Ormand, Phys. Rev. C 75, 054305 (2007).

“High-spin lifetime measurements in the N=Z nucleus 72Kr,” C. Andreoiu, C. E. Svensson, A. V. Afanasjev, R. A. E. Austin, M. P. Carpenter, D. Dashdorj, P. Finlay, S. J. Freeman, P. E. Garrett, J. Greene, G. F. Grinyer, A. G¨orgen, B. Hyland, D. Jenkins, F. Johnston-Theasby, P. Joshi, A. O. Machiavelli, F. Moore, G. Mukherjee, A. A. Phillips, W. Reviol, D. G. Sarantites, M. A. Schumaker, D. Seweryniak, M. B. Smith, J. J. Valiente-Dobón, and R. Wadsworth,”Phys. Rev. C 75, 041301(R) (2007); See also “Publisher’s Note: High-spin lifetime measurements in the N=Z nucleus 72Kr,”Phys. Rev. C 75, 041301(R) (2007).

“Identification of the g proton and neutron band crossing in the N=Z nucleus 76Sr,” P. J. Davies, A. V. Afanasjev, R. Wadsworth, C. Andreoiu, R. A. E. Austin, M. P. Carpenter, D. Dashdorj, S. J. Freeman, P. E. Garrett, A. Görgen, J. Greene, D. G. Jenkins, F. L. Johnston-Theasby, P. Joshi, A. O. Macchiavelli, F. Moore, G. Mukherjee, W. Reviol, D. Sarantites, D. Seweryniak, M. B. Smith, C. E. Svensson, J. J. Valiente-Dobón, and D. Ward, Phys. Rev. C 75, 011302 (2007).

“Smooth terminating bands in 112Te: Particle-hole induced collectivity,” E. S. Paul, K. Starosta, A. O. Evans, A. J. Boston, H. J. Chantler, C. J. Chiara, M. Devlin,3, A. M. Fletcher, D. B. Fossan, D. R. LaFosse, G. J. Lane, I. Y. Lee, A. O. Macchiavelli, P. J. Nolan, D. G. Sarantites, J. M. Sears, A. T. Semple, J. F. Smith,, C. Vaman, A. V. Afanasjev, and I. Ragnarsson, Phys. Rev. C 75, 014308 (2007).

2006

“Neutron and Proton Transverse Emission Ratio Measurements and the Density Dependence of the Asymmetry Term of the Nuclear Equation of State,” M. A. Famiano, T. Liu, W. G. Lynch, M. Mocko, A. M. Rogers, M. B. Tsang, M. S. Wallace, R. J. Charity, S. Komarov, D. G. Sarantites, L. G. Sobotka, and G. Verde, Phys. Rev. Lett. 97, 052701 (2006).

“58Ni: An Unpaired Band Crossing at New Heights of Angular Momentum for Rotating Nuclei,” D. Rudolph, B. G. Carlsson, I. Ragnarsson, S. Åberg, C. Andreoiu, M. A. Bentley, M. P. Carpenter, R. J. Charity, R. M. Clark, M. Cromaz, J. Ekman, C. Fahlander, P. Fallon, E. Ideguchi, A. O. Macchiavelli, M. N. Mineva, W. Reviol, D. G. Sarantites, D. Seweryniak, and S. J. Williams, Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 092501 (2006).

“Magnetic properties of smooth terminating dipole bands in 110,112Te,” A. O. Evans, E. S. Paul, A. J. Boston, H. J. Chantler, C. J. Chiara, M. Devlin, A. M. Fletcher, D. B. Fossan, D. R. LaFosse, G. J. Lane, I. Y. Lee, A. O. Macchiavelli, P. J. Nolan, D. G. Sarantites, J. M. Sears, A. T. Semple, J. F. Smith, K. Starosta, C. Vaman, A. V. Afanasjev, and I. Ragnarsson, Phys. Lett. B 636, 25 (2006).

“Decay-out properties of a linked superdeformed band in 84Zr,” C. J. Chiara, D. G. Sarantites, M. Montero, J. O’Brien, W. Reviol, O. L. Pechenaya, R. M. Clark, P. Fallon, A. Görgen, A. O. Macchiavelli, D. Ward, Y. R. Shimizu, and W. Satula, Phys. Rev. C 73, 021301(R) (2006).

“First observation of excited states in 114Cs: Spectroscopy of the yrast (h11/2p(h11/2) band,” J. F. Smith, A. M. Fletcher, C. J. Chiara, M. P. Carpenter, H. J. Chantler, C. N. Davids, J. L. Durell, D. B. Fossan, S. J. Freeman, R. V. F. Janssens, T. Koike, F. G. Kondev, D. R. LaFosse, J. C. Lisle, D. Patel, E. S. Paul, W. Reviol, D. G. Sarantites, D. Seweryniak, K. Starosta, R. Wadsworth, and A. N. Wilson, Phys. Rev. C 73, 061303(R) (2006).

“T=1 states in ,87Rb and their 87Kr analogs,” S. M. Fischer, C. J. Lister, N. J. Hammond, R. V. F. Janssens, T. L. Khoo, T. Lauritsen, E. F. Moore, D. Seweryniak, and S. Sinha, D. P. Balamuth and P. A. Hausladen, D. G. Sarantites and W. Reviol, P. Chowdhury, S. D. Paul, C. Baktash, and C.-H. Yu, Phys. Rev. C 74, 054304 (2006).

“Excited states and signature inversion in 116Cs,” J. F. Smith, C. J. Chiara, M. P. Carpenter, C. N. Davids, M. Devlin, D. B. Fossan, S. J. Freeman, R. V. F. Janssens, D. R. LaFosse, D. G. Sarantites, D. Seweryniak, K. Starosta, R. Wadsworth, A. N. Wilson, and R. Wyss, Phys. Rev. C 74, 034310 (2006).#006600

“Gamma-ray spectroscopy of the doubly magic nucleus 56Ni,” E. K. Johansson, D. Rudolph, J. Ekman, C. Fahlander, C. Andreoiu, M. A. Bentley, M. P. Carpenter, R. J. Charity, R. M. Clark, P. Fallon, R. V. F. Janssens, F. G. Kondev, T. L. Khoo, T. Lauritsen, A. O. Macchiavelli, W. Reviol, D. G. Sarantites, D. Seweryniak, C. E. Svensson, and S. J. Williams, Eur. Phys. J. A 27, 157 (2006).

“Linking transitions in the A�80 region of superdeformation,” C. J. Chiara, D. G. Sarantites, M. Montero, J. O’Brien, WReviol, O. L. Pechenaya, R. M. Clark, P. Fallon, A. Görgen, A. O. Macchiavelli, D. Ward, W. Satula, and Y. R. Shimizu,, Phys. Scr. T125 (2006) 192–193.

2005

“Evidence for Nontermination of Rotational Bands in 74Kr,” J. J. Valiente-Dobón, T. Steinhardt, C. E. Svensson, A. V. Afanasjev, I. Ragnarsson, C. Andreoiu, R. A. E. Austin, M. P. Carpenter, D. Dashdorj, G. de Angelis, F. Dönau, J. Eberth, E. Farnea, S. J. Freeman, A. Gadea, P. E. Garrett, A. Görgen, G. F. Grinyer, B. Hyland, D. Jenkins, F. Johnston-Theasby, P. Joshi, A. Jungclaus, K. P. Lieb, A. O. Macchiavelli, E. F. Moore, G. Mukherjee, D. R. Napoli, A. A. Phillips, C. Plettner, W. Reviol, D. Sarantites, H. Schnare, M. A. Schumaker, R. Schwengner, D. Seweryniak, M. B. Smith, I. Stefanescu, O. Thelen, and R. Wadsworth, Phys. Rev. Lett. 95, 232501 (2005).

“First observation of very neutron-deficient 122Ce,” J. F. Smith, C. J. Chiara, M. P. Carpenter, H. J. Chantler, P. T. W.Choy, C. N. Davids, M. Devlin, J. L. Durell, D. B. Fossan, S. J. Freeman, R. V. F. Janssens, N. S. Kelsall, T. Koike, D. R. LaFosse, E. S. Paul, P. Reiter, D. G. Sarantites, D. Seweryniak, K. Starosta, R. Wadsworth, A. N. Wilson, and P.-H. Heenen, Phys. Lett. B, 203 (2005).

“Shape coexistence in 71Br and the question of the ground-state spin of 71Kr,” S. M. Fischer, T. Anderson, P. Kerns, G. Mesoloras, D. Svelnys, C. J. Lister, D. P. Balamuth, P. A. Hausladen, and D. G. Sarantites, Phys. Rev. C 72, 024321 (2005).

“Investigation of high-spin states in 53Fe,” R. du Rietz, S. J. Williams, D. Rudolph, J. Ekman, C. Fahlander, C. Andreoiu, M. Axiotis, M. A. Bentley, M. P. Carpenter, C. Chandler, R. J. Charity, R. M. Clark, M. Cromaz, A. Dewald, G. de Angelis, F. Della Vedova, P. Fallon, A. Gadea, G. Hammond, E. Ideguchi, S. M. Lenzi, A. O. Macchiavelli, N. Marginean, M. N. Mineva, O. Möller, D. R. Napoli, M. Nespolo, W. Reviol, C. Rusu, B. Saha, D. G. Sarantites, D. Seweryniak, D. Tonev, and C. A. Ur, Phys. Rev. C 72, 014307 (2005).

“High-spin rotational structures in 76Kr,” J. J. Valiente-Dobón, C. E. Svensson, C. D. O’Leary, I. Ragnarsson, C. Andreoiu, D. E. Appelbe, R. A. E. Austin, G. C. Ball, J. A. Cameron, M. P. Carpenter, R. M. Clark, M. Cromaz, D. Dashdorj, P. Fallon, P. Finlay, S. J. Freeman, P. E. Garrett, A. Görgen, G. F. Grinyer, D. F. Hodgson, B. Hyland, D. Jenkins, F. Johnston-Theasby, P. Joshi, N. S. Kelsall, A. O. Macchiavelli, F. Moore, G. Mukherjee, A. A. Phillips, W. Reviol, D. Sarantites, M. A. Schumaker, D. Seweryniak, M. B. Smith, J. C. Waddington, R. Wadsworth, D. Ward, and S. J. Williams, Phys. Rev. C 71, 034311 (2005).

Papers in International Conference Proceedings

“Superdeformed Bands in 80Sr,” M. Devlin, D.R. LaFosse, C. Baktash, I. Birriel, M.J. Brinkman, H.-Q. Jin, I.Y. Lee, F. Lerma, A.O. Macchiavelli, D. Rudolph, J.X. Saladin, D.G. Sarantites, G. Sylvan, S.L. Tabor, D.F. Winchell, V.Q. Wood and C.-H. Yu, In Conference on Nuclear Structure at the Limits, July 22-26, (1996) ANL/PHY-96/1, p. 9. [MB-2].

“Twinned Identical Superdeformed Bands in the A � 80 Region: A Further Probe of Nuclear Deformation,” H.-Q. Jin, C. Baktash, M.J. Brinkman, C.J. Gross, D. Rudolph, C.-H. Yu, I. Birriel, R.M. Clark, M. Devlin, P. Fallon, D.R. LaFosse, I.Y. Lee, F. Lerma, A.O. Macchiavelli, J.X. Saladin, D.G. Sarantites, G. Sylvan, S.L. Tabor, T. Werner, and V.Q. Wood, In Conference on Nuclear Structure at the Limits, July 22-26, (1996) ANL/PHY-96/1, p. 18. [MB-2], [MB-3].

“Multiple Superdeformed Bands in Sm Isotopes: Transition from Large Deformation to Superdeformation,” H.-Q. Jin, C. Baktash, M.J. Brinkman, D. Rudolph, C.-H. Yu, R.M. Clark, M. Devlin, P. Fallon, D.R. LaFosse, I.Y. Lee, F. Lerma, A.O. Macchiavelli, and D.G. Sarantites, In Conference on Nuclear Structure at the Limits, July 22-26, (1996) ANL/PHY-96/1, p. 19. [MB-2], [MB-3].

“Second Well Spectroscopy of 87Nb,” D.R. LaFosse, Y. A. Akovali, C. Baktash, M. Devlin, J. D�ring, C.J. Gross, G.D. Johns, F. Lerma, I.Y. Lee, A.O. Macchiavelli, D. Rudolph, D.G. Sarantites, D.W. Stracener, S.L. Tabor, In Conference on Nuclear Structure at the Limits, July 22-26, (1996) ANL/PHY-96/1, p. 23. [MB-3].

“Search for Linking Transitions in 143Eu,” F. Lerma, S.J. Asztalos, C. Baktash, M.J. Brinkman, R.M. Clark, M. Devlin, P. Fallon, D.R. LaFosse, I.Y. Lee, A.O. Macchiavelli, R.W. MacLeod, D. Rudolph, and D.G. Sarantites, In Conference on Nuclear Structure at the Limits, July 22-26, (1996) ANL/PHY-96/1, p. 25. [MB-1], [MB-4], [MB-16].

“New Structures in the A = 135 Superdeformed Region Near Z = 61,” J. Pfohl, M.A. Riley, D.G. Sarantites, D.R. LaFosse, M. Devlin, D.E. Archer, P. Fallon, D.T. Jones, P.J. Nolan, N. O’Brien, E.S. Paul, R. Sheline, J. Simpson, and R. Wadsworth, In Conference on Nuclear Structure at the Limits, July 22-26, (1996) ANL/PHY-96/1, p. 38. [MB-8].

“Forking and Unusual Decay out of Superdeformed Bands in 83Zr,” D. Rudolph, C. Baktash, I. Birriel, M. Devlin, H.-Q. Jin, D.R. LaFosse, F. Lerma, J.X. Saladin, D.G. Sarantites, G. Sylvan, S.L. Tabor, D.F. Winchell, V. Wood and C.-H. Yu, In Conference on Nuclear Structure at the Limits, July 22-26, (1996) ANL/PHY-96/1, p. 41. [MB-5].

“Investigation into the Population Mechanism of Superdeformed Bands: A study of 145Tb,” J.N. Wilson, R.M. Clark, M. Devlin, S. Flibotte, G. Gervais, G. Hackman, D.R. LaFosse, I.Y. Lee, A.O. Macchiavelli, R.W. MacLeod, S.M. Mullins, J. Nieman, D.G. Sarantites, and J.C. Waddington, In Conference on Nuclear Structure at the Limits, July 22-26, (1996) ANL/PHY-96/1, p. 51. [MB-11].

“Lifetime Measurements of Deformed and Superdeformed States in 82Sr,” C.-H. Yu, C. Baktash, M.J. Brinkman, C.J. Gross, H.-Q. Jin, D. Rudolph, I. Birriel, R.M. Clark, M. Devlin, P. Fallon, D.R. LaFosse, I.Y. Lee, F. Lerma, A.O. Macchiavelli, J.X. Saladin, D.G. Sarantites, G. Sylvan, S.L. Tabor, J.C. Wells, D.F. Winchell, V. Wood, In Conference on Nuclear Structure at the Limits, July 22-26, (1996) ANL/PHY-96/1, p. 54. [MB-5].

“Fully Aligned High-Spin States in 86Zr,” J. Dring, G.D. Johns, G.N. Sylvan, S.L. Tabor, C.J. Gross, C. Baktash, Y. A. Akovali, D.W. Stracener, F.E. Durham, D.G. Sarantites, M. Korolija, P.F. Hua, D.R. LaFosse, I.Y. Lee, A.O. Macchiavelli, W. Rathbun, A. Vander Mollen, A. Afanasjev, I. Ragnarsson, In Conference on Nuclear Structure at the Limits, July 22-26, (1996) ANL/PHY-96/1, p. 73. [MB-3].

“Superdeformation in the Mass ~ 80 Region,” C. Baktash, In Conference on Nuclear Structure at the Limits, July 22-26, (1996) ANL/PHY-96/1, p. 90. [MB-2], [MB-3], [MB-5].

“Systematics of Even-Even TZ= 1 Nuclei in the A=80 Region: High-Spin Rotational Bands in 74Kr, 78Sr, 82Zr, and 86 Mo,” D. Rudolph, C. Baktash, I. Birriel, M. Devlin, C.J. Gross, H.-Q. Jin, D.R. LaFosse, F. Lerma, J.X. Saladin, D.G. Sarantites, W. Satula, G. Sylvan, S.L. Tabor, D.F. Winchell, V. Wood and C.-H. Yu, In Conference on Nuclear Structure at the Limits, July 22-26, (1996) ANL/PHY-96/1, p. 98. [MB-5].

“The Microball and Gammasphere: Research Highlights and Future Promise,” M. Devlin, D.G. Sarantites, D.R. LaFosse, and F. Lerma, In Conference on Nuclear Structure at the Limits, July 22-26, (1996) ANL/PHY-96/1, p. 160. [MB-2], [MB-3], [MB-5].

“Band Structure in 79Y and the Question of T=0 pairing,” S.D. Paul, C. Baktash, W. Satula, C.J. Gross, I. Birriel, R.M. Clark, R.A. Cunningham, M. Devlin, P. Fallon, A. Galindo-Uribarri, T. Ginter, D.R. LaFosse, J. Kay, F. Lerma, I.Y. Lee, C. Leyland, A.O. Macchiavelli, B.D. MacDonald, S.J. Metcalfe, A. Pichaczek, D.C. Radford, W. Reviol, L.L. Riedinger, D. Rudolph, K. Rykaczewski, D.G. Sarantites, J.X. Saladin, D. Shapira, G.N. Sylvan, S.L. Tabor, K.S. Toth, W. Weintraub, D.F. Winchell, V.Q. Wood, R. Wyss, and C.H. Yu, (AIP, New York, 1999) in the Proceedings of the Conference “Nuclear Structure 1998”, Gatlinburg, Tennessee, 1998, AIP Conf. Proc. No. 481, p. 168. [MB-8].

“Smooth Band Termination in the Mass A=110 Region,” D.R. LaFosse, A. Boston, C.J. Chiara, R.M. Clark, M. Devlin, D.B. Fossan, G.J. Lane, I.Y. Lee, F.A. Lerma, A.O. Macchiavelli, S.D. Paul, D.G. Sarantites, J.M. Sears, A.T. Temple, J.F. Smith, K. Starosta, R. Wadsworth, A.V. Afanasjev, and I. Ragnarsson, (AIP, New York, 1999) in the Proceedings of the Conference “Nuclear Structure 1998”, Gatlinburg, Tennessee, 1998, AIP Conf. Proc. No. 481, p. 358. [MB-23].

“Highly Deformed Structures in the Mass~130 Region and Their Relative Quadrupole Moments,” F.G. Kondev, M.A. Riley, S.D. Paul, T.D. Brown, R.M. Clark, M. Devlin, P. Fallon, D.J. Hartley, I.M. Hibbert, D.T. Joss, D.R. LaFosse, R.W. Laird, F. Lerma, M. Lively, P.J. Nolan, N.J. O’Brien, J. Pfohl, D.G. Sarantites, R.K. Sheline, S.L. Sheperd, J. Simpson, and R. Wadsworth, (AIP, New York, 1999) in the Proceedings of the Conference “Nuclear Structure 1998”, Gatlinburg, Tennessee, 1998, AIP Conf. Proc. No. 481, p. 383. [MB-8], [MB-30].

“High spin spectroscopy of the neutron deficient 110Te nucleus,” A.J. Boston, E.S. Paul, C.J. Chiara, M. Devlin, D.B. Fossan, D.R. LaFosse, G.J. Lane, I.Y. Lee, A.O. Macchiavelli, P.J. Nolan, D.G. Sarantites, J.M. Sears, A.T. Semple, J.F. Smith, A.V. Afanasjev, and I. Ragnarsson, In Nuclear Structure ’98, Aug. 10-15, 1998 Gatlingburg, Tennessee, p. 11. [MB-23].

“Superdeformation at A ~ 90, N~Z: 88Mo and 89Tc,” B. Cederwall, T. Back, J. Cederkall, A. Johnson, R. Wyss, M. Devlin, J. Elson, D.R. LaFosse, F. Lerma, D.G. Sarantites, R.M. Clark, I.Y. Lee, A.O. Macchiavelli, R.W. MacLeod, In Nuclear Structure ’98, Aug. 10-15, 1998 Gatlingburg, Tennessee, p. 14. [MB-17].

“Superdeformation in 68Zn: evidence for a new, neutron-rich island of superdeformation in A ~ 70 nuclei,” M. Devlin, D.R. LaFosse, F. Lerma, D.G. Sarantites, D. Rudolph, P.G. Thirolf, R.M. Clark, I.Y. Lee, A.O. Macchiavelli, R.W. MacLeod, A.V. Afanasjev, and I. Ragnarsson, In Nuclear Structure ’98, Aug. 10-15, 1998 Gatlingburg, Tennessee, p. 26. [MB-26].

“Collective Structures in 107Sb,” D.R. LaFosse, V.J. Chiara, D.B. Fossan, G.J. Lane, J.M. Sears, J.F. Smith, K. Starosta, A.J. Boston, E.S. Paul, A.T. Semple, M. Devlin, D.G. Sarantites, I-Y. Lee, A.O. Macchiavelli, A.V. Afanasjev, and I. Ragnarsson, In Nuclear Structure ’98, Aug. 10-15, 1998 Gatlingburg, Tennessee, p. 70. [MB-23].

“Comparative Transition Quadrupole Moments of SD bands in A ~ 80 Nuclei,” F. Lerma, M. Devlin, D.G. Sarantites, D.R. LaFosse, R.M. Clark, I.Y. Lee, A.O. Macchiavelli, S.L. Tabor, D. Soltysik, and C. Baktash, In Nuclear Structure ’98, Aug. 10-15, 1998 Gatlingburg, Tennessee, p. 77. [MB-33], [MB-34].

“Deformed Rotational Bands in 62Cu,”, E.S. Paul, C. Baktash, J. Cameron, J. Eberth, D.S. Haslip, D.R. LaFosse, T. Lampman, I.Y. Lee, F. Lerma, A.O. Machiavelli, C.-H. Yu, D.C. Radford, D. Rudolph, D.G. Sarantites, C.E. Svensson, J.C. Waddington, J.C. Wells, and J.N. Wilson, In Nuclear Structure ’98, Aug. 10-15, 1998 Gatlingburg, Tennessee, p. 99. [MB-35].

“Rotational Bands in 63Zn,” S.D. Paul, C. Baktash, J. Cameron, J. Eberth, D.S. Haslip, D.R. LaFosse, T. Lampman, I.Y. Lee, F. Lerma, A.O. Machiavelli, D.C. Radford, D. Rudolph, D.G. Sarantites, C.E. Svensson, J.C. Waddington, J.C. Wells, J.N. Wilson, and C.-H. Yu, In Nuclear Structure ’98, Aug. 10-15, 1998 Gatlingburg, Tennessee, p. 100. [MB-35].

“Band Structure in 79Y and Question of T = 0 pairing,” S.D. Paul, C. Baktash, W. Satula, C.J. Gross, I. Birriel, R.M. Clark, M. Devlin, P. Fallon, A. Gallindo-Uribarri, T. Ginter, D.R. LaFosse, F. Lerma, I.Y. Lee, A.O. Machiavelli, B. Mcdonald, A. Piechaczek, D.C. Radford, W. Reviol, L. Riedinger, D. Rudolph, K. Rykaczewski, D.G. Sarantites, J.X. Saladin, D. Shapira, G.N. Sylvan, S.L. Tabor, K. Toth, W. Weintraub, D.F. Winchell, V.Q. Wood, and C.-H. Yu, In Nuclear Structure ’98, Aug. 10-15, 1998 Gatlingburg, Tennessee, p. 101. [MB-24].

“Second Minimum Structures in the A ~ 135 Region and Their Relative Quadrupole Deformations,” M.A. Riley, F.G. Kondev, R.W. Laird, J. Pfohl, T.B. Brown, D.J. Hartley, D.E. Archer, R.M. Clark, M. Devlin, P. Fallon, D.T. Joss, I.M. Hibbert, D.R. LaFosse, F. Lerma, P.J. Nolan, N. O’Brien, E.S. Paul, D.G. Sarantites, R. Sheline, S. Sheppard, J. Simpson, R. Wadsworth, M. Matev, W. Nazarewicz, and W. Satula, In Nuclear Structure ’98, Aug. 10-15, 1998 Gatlingburg, Tennessee, p. 110. [MB-8], [MB-30].

“High-spin shell-model states in the vicinity of doubly magic 56Ni,” D. Rudolph, C. Baktash, M.J. Brinkman, M. Devlin, H.-Q. Jin, D. R. LaFosse, L.L. Riedinger, D.G. Sarantites, and C.-H. Yu, In Nuclear Structure ’98, Aug. 10-15, 1998 Gatlingburg, Tennessee, p. 111. [MB-15].

“Prompt proton decays and rotational bands in the A=60 region,” D. Rudolph, C. Baktash, M.J. Brinkman, E. Caurier, M. Devlin, J. Dobaczewski, P.H. Heenen, H.-Q. Jin, D. R. LaFosse, W. Nazarewicz, F. Nowacki, A. Poves, L.L. Riedinger, D.G. Sarantites, W. Satula, and C.-H. Yu, In Nuclear Structure ’98, Aug. 10-15, 1998 Gatlingburg, Tennessee, p. 112. [MB-15].

“Enhanced Deformation in Light Pr Nuclei”, B.H. Smith, L.L. Riedinger, W. Reviol, W. Satula, N.P. Yoder, A. Gallindo-Uribarri, D.G. sarantites, D.R. LaFosse, J.N. Wilson, and S.M. Mullins, In Nuclear Structure ’98, Aug. 10-15, 1998 Gatlingburg, Tennessee, p. 124. [MB-20], [MB-44].

“Spectroscopy of very neutron-deficient isotopes of xenon,” J.F. Smith, C.J. Chiara, D.B. Fossan, G.J. Lane, J.M. Sears, M. Devlin, D.R. LaFosse, D.G. Sarantites, A.J. Boston, E.S. Paul, A.T. Semple, I.Y. Lee, and A.O. Macchiavelli, In Nuclear Structure ’98, Aug. 10-15, 1998 Gatlingburg, Tennessee, p. 125. [MB-23].

“Smooth band termination in 112Te and 113I = 60 isotones,” K. Starosta, C.J. Chiara, D.B. Fossan, D.R. LaFosse, G.J. Lane, J.M. Sears, J.F. Smith, A.J. Boston, E.S. Paul, M. Devlin, D.G. Sarantites, I.Y. Lee, and A.O. Macchiavelli, In Nuclear Structure ’98, Aug. 10-15, 1998 Gatlingburg, Tennessee, p. 126. [MB-23].

“Structure of 112I and ph11/2nh11/2 vs. N,” K. Starosta, C.J. Chiara, D.B. Fossan, D.R. LaFosse, G.J. Lane, J.M. Sears, J.F. Smith, A.J. Boston, E.S. Paul, M. Devlin, D.G. Sarantites, I.Y. Lee, A.O. Macchiavelli, and S.G. Rohozinski, In Nuclear Structure ’98, Aug. 10-15, 1998 Gatlingburg, Tennessee, p. 127. [MB-23].

“Decay Out of the Doubly-Magic Suprdeformed Band in 60Zn,” C.E. Svensson for the GS-90 and GSFMA-9 Collaborations In Nuclear Structure ’98, Aug. 10-15, 1998 Gatlingburg, Tennessee, p. 130. [MB-24], [MB-40].

“Higly Deformed Rotational Bands in 65Zn,” C.-H. Yu, C. Baktash, J. Cameron, J. Eberth, D.S. Haslip, D.R. LaFosse, T. Lampman, I.Y. Lee, F. Lerma, A.O. Macchiavelli, S.D. Paul, D.C. Radford, D. Rudolph, D.G. Sarantites, C.E. Svensson, J.C. Waddington, J.C. Wells, and J.N. Wilson In Nuclear Structure ’98, Aug. 10-15, 1998 Gatlingburg, Tennessee, p. 154. [MB-35].

“Superdeformed Band in 61Zn,” C.-H. Yu, C. Baktash, J. Cameron, J. Eberth, D.S. Haslip, D.R. LaFosse, T. Lampman, I.Y. Lee, F. Lerma, A.O. Macchiavelli, S.D. Paul, D.C. Radford, D. Rudolph, D.G. Sarantites, C.E. Svensson, J.C. Waddington, J.C. Wells, and J.N. Wilson In Nuclear Structure ’98, Aug. 10-15, 1998 Gatlingburg, Tennessee, p. 155. [MB-35].

“Search for Hyperdeformation in 146,147Gd,” D.R. LaFosse, D.G. Sarantites, M. Devlin, F. Lerma, C. Baktash, M.J. Brinkman, C.J. Gross, H.-Q. Jin, D. Rudolph, D.W. Stracener, C.-H. Yu, S. Asztalos, R.M. Clark, P. Fallon, I.Y. Lee, A.O. Macchiavelli, R.W. MacLeod, and B. Cederwall, Proceedings of the Workshop on Gammasphere Physics, Dec. 1-2, 1996, World Scientific, 1996, p. 35. [MB-4], [MB-16].

Invited Presentations in Meetings (1994 to Present)

“Spectroscopy with the Microball and Gammasphere: First Results,” D.G. Sarantites, Conference on Physics from Large g -Ray Detector Arrays, Berkeley, CA, August 2-6, 1994.

“Surprises in Studies of Superdeformation in the Mass � 80 Region “D. R. LaFosse, SES96 Meeting of the American Physical Society, Session DA, Nov. 15, 1996.

“Identical Superdeformed Bands in 143Eu and 144Eu,” F. Lerma, D.R. LaFosse, M. Devlin, D.G. Sarantites, S. Asztalos, R.M. Clark, P. Fallon, I.Y. Lee, A.O. Macchiavelli, R.W. MacCleod, C. Baktash, M.J. Brinkman, and D. Rudolph, in ‘Mini-Symposium: Identical Bands in Nuclei’, APS Division of Nuclear Physics, BAPS, 41, No. 5, 1242 (1996).

“The Microball and Gammasphere: Research Highlights and Future Promise,“M. Devlin, D.G. Sarantites, D.R. LaFosse, and F. Lerma, Invited paper presented at the Conference on Nuclear Structure at the Limits, July 22-26, (1996) ANL/PHY-96/1, p. 160.

“Search for Linking Transitions in 143Eu,” F. Lerma, S.J. Asztalos, C. Baktash, M.J. Brinkman, R.M. Clark, M. Devlin, P. Fallon, D.R. LaFosse, I.Y. Lee, A.O. Macchiavelli, R.W. MacLeod, D. Rudolph, and D.G. Sarantites, Paper presented In Conference on Nuclear Structure at the Limits, July 22-26, (1996) ANL/PHY-96/1, p. 25 (and proceedings in press).

“Search for Hyperdeformation in 146,147Gd,” D.R. LaFosse, D.G. Sarantites, M. Devlin, F. Lerma, C. Baktash, M.J. Brinkman, C.J. Gross, H.-Q. Jin, D. Rudolph, D.W. Stracener, C.-H. Yu, S. Asztalos, R.M. Clark, P. Fallon, I.Y. Lee, A.O. Macchiavelli, R.W. MacLeod, and B. Cederwall, Proceedings of the Workshop on Gammasphere Physics, Dec. 1-2, 1996, World Scientific, 1996, p. 35.

“Evidence for Hyperdeformation in 147Gd,” D.R. LaFosse, Short Invited Talk at the Nuclear Chemistry Gordon Conference, June 19, 1995.

“Superdeformation and Hyperdeformation Studies with the Gammasphere and the Microball,” D.G. Sarantites, Invited talk at the APC meeting in Washington D.C., April 1995.

“Channel selection using charged-particle detector arrays: The Microball,” M. Devlin, Workshop on the Science and Operation of Gammasphere at ATLAS, Argonne National Laboratory, May 9, 1997.

“Channel selection using charged-particle detector arrays,” M. Devlin, Workshopon Gas Filled Separators, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, April 11, 1997.

“Superdeformation in the Mass 80 region,” D.R. LaFosse, Nuclear Chemistry Gordon Conference, NH, June, 1997.

Some Contributed Talks (1995 to Present)

“Supedeformed Bands in 80Sr,” M. Devlin, D.R. LaFosse, F. Lerma, D.G. Sarantites (Dept. of Chemistry, Washington University), C. Baktash, H.-Q. Jin, D. Rudolph, C.-H. Yu (Physics Division, Oak Ridge Natl. Laboratory), I. Birriel, J.X. Saladin, D.F. Winchell, V.Q. Wood (Dept. of Physics, University of Pittsburgh), G.N. Sylvan, S.L. Tabor (Dept. of Physics, Florida State University), B.A.P.S. B10.02, May 2, (1996).

“Superdeformed Bands in 87Nb,” D.R. LaFosse, M. Devlin, F. Lerma, D.G. Sarantites (Dept. of Chemistry, Washington University), Y.A. Akovali, C. Baktash, C.J. Gross, D.W. Stracener (Physics Division, ORNL), J. Dring, G.D. Johns, S.L. Tabor (Dept. of Physics, Florida State University), I.Y. Lee, A.O. Macchiavelli, W. Rathbun (Nuclear Science Division, LBNL), F.E. Durham (Dept. of Physics, Tulane University). B.A.P.S. B10.03, May 2 (1996).

“Identical Superdeformed Bands in the A=80 Region,” H.-Q. Jin, C. Baktash, M.J. Brinkman, D. Rudolph, C.-H. Yu (ORNL), C.J. Gross (ORAU), M. Devlin, D.R. LaFosse, D.G. Sarantites (Washington U.), I.Y. Lee, A.O. Macchiavelli (LBNL), I. Birriel, J.X. Saladin, D. Winchell, V. Wood (University of Pittsburgh), G. Sylvan, S.L. Tabor (FSU). B.A.P.S., B10.04, May 2 (1996).

“Lifetime measurement of superdeformed band in 82Sr,” C.-H. Yu, C. Baktash, M.J. Brinkman, C.J. Gross, H.-Q. Jin, D. Rudolph (ORNL), M. Devlin, D.R. LaFosse, F. Lerma, D.G. Sarantites (Washington University), G. Sylvan, S. Tabor (Florida State University), R.M. Clark, P. Fallon, I.Y. Lee, A.O. Macchiavelli (LBL), I. Birriel, J.X. Saladin, D. Winchell, V. Wood (University of Pittsburgh). B.A.P.S., B10.05, May 2 (1996).

“Systematics of Superdeformed Bands in the A 80 Nuclei,” C. Baktash, M.J. Brinkman, C.J. Gross, H.-Q. Jin, D. Rudolph, C.-H. Yu, M. Devlin, D.R. LaFosse, D.G. Sarantites, G. Sylvan, S.L. Tabor, I. Birriel, J.X. Saladin, V. Wood, I.Y. Lee, and A.O. Macchiavelli, Verhandlungen, DPG (VI) 31, 1046 (1996).

“Band Crossing Phenomena in the TZ = 1 Nuclei 78Sr, 82Zr, and 86Mo,” D. Rudolph, C. Baktash, C.J. Gross, H.-Q. Jin, C.-H. Yu, M. Devlin, D.R. LaFosse, D.G. Sarantites, J. Dring, G. Sylvan, S.L. Tabor, I. Birriel, J.X. Saladin, V. Wood, I.Y. Lee, and A.O. Macchiavelli, Verhandlungen, DPG (VI) 31, 994 (1996).

“The Spectroscopy of 60Ni,” W.D. Weintraub, H-Q. Jin, W. Reviol, L.L. Riedinger (Univ. of Tennessee), C. Baktash, M.J. Brinkman, D.J. Dean, C-H. Yu (ORNL), M.Devlin, D.R. LaFosse, D.G. Sarantites (Washington Univ.), M. Leddy (Univ. of Manchester), I.Y. Lee, A.O. Macchianelli (LBNL), D. Rudolph (Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich), B.A.P.S A8.09, (1997).

“High Spin Structure in 85Y,” V.Q. Wood, D.F. Winchell, J.X. Saladin, C. Baktash, C.H. Yu, M. Devlin, D.R. LaFosse, D.G. Sarantites, P. Fallon, I.Y. Lee, B.A.P.S. 42, B8-3, 923 (1997). For a PDF file (41kB) click here Y-85.pdf

“The Spectroscopy of 60Ni,” W.D. Weintraub, H.Q. Jin, W. Reviol, L.L. Riedinger, C. Baktash, M.J. Brinkman, D.J. Dean, C-H. Yu, M. Devlin, D.R. LaFosse, D.G. Sarantites, M. Leddy, I.Y. Lee, A.O. Macchiavelli, and D. Rudolph, B.A.P.S. 42, A8-9, 907 (1997). For a PDF file (49 kB) click here Ni-60.pdf

“Band Termination in 80Sr,” D.F. Winchell, V.Q. Wood, J.X. Saladin, I. Birriel, M. Devlin, D.R. LaFosse, D.G. Sarantites, C. Baktash, H-Q. Jin, D. Rudolph, C-H. Yu, G. Sylvan, S. Tabor, R.M. Clark, P.Fallon, I.Y. Lee, and A.O. Macchiavelli, B.A.P.S. 42, B8-2, 923 (1997). For a PDF file (40 kB) click here Sr80_BT.pdf

“High-Spin Rotational Bands and Systematics of even-even TZ = 1 Nuclei in the A = 80 Region,” D. Rudolph, C. Baktash, H-Q. Jin, C-H. Yu, C.J. Gross, W. Satula, R. Wyss, M. Devlin, D.R. LaFosse, F. Lerma, D.G. Sarantites, M. Devlin, D.R. LaFosse, D.G. Sarantites, I. Birriel, J.X. Saladin, D.F. Winchell, V.Q. Wood, G. Sylvan, and S. Tabor, B.A.P.S. 42, E8-4, 978 (1997). For a PDF file (59 kB) click here Tz=1.pdf

“Spectroscopy of 72Kr with n-gamma-gamma at Gammasphere,” P. A. Hausladen et al. B.A.P.S. 42, A8-10, 907 (1997).

“High-spin states in neutron-rich Z 30 nuclei following fusion-evaporation,” M. Devlin, D.R. LaFosse, F. Lerma, D.G. Sarantites, D. Rudolph, P.G. Thirolf, R.M. Clark, I.Y. Lee, A.O. Macciavelli, B.A.P.S. 42, 1643 (1997).

“Proton decay of the deformed second minimum in the N=Z nucleus 58Cu,” D. Rudolph, C. Baktash, M.J. Brinkman, C.-H. Yu, J. Dobaczewski, W. Satula, W. Nazarewicz, M. Devlin, D.R. LaFosse, D.G. Sarantites, H.-Q. Jin, and L.L. Riedinger, B.A.P.S. 42, 1643 (1997).

“A search for octupole deformation in very neutron deficient xenon nuclei,” J.F. Smith, C.J. Chiara, D.B. Fossan, G.J. Lane, J.M. Sears, M. Devlin, D.R. LaFosse, D.G. Sarantites, I.-Y. Lee, A.O. Macchiavelli, A.J. Boston, E.S. Paul, and A.T. Semple, B.A.P.S. 42, 1657 (1997).

“Enhanced Deformation in Light Pr Nuclei,” B.H. Smith, H.-Q. Jin, W. Reviol, L.L. Riedinger, A. Galindo-Uribarri, W. Satula, D.G. Sarantites, D.R. LaFosse, J.N. Wilson and S.M. Mullins, B.A.P.S. 42, 1658 (1997).

“Onset of Deformation in 60Ni,” W.D. Weintraub, H.-Q. Jin, W. Reviol, L.L. Riedinger, C. Baktash, M.J. Brinkman, D.J. Dean, C.-H. Wu, M. Devlin, D.R. LaFosse, D.G. Sarantites, M.I.-Y. Lee, M. Leddy, I.-Y. Lee, A.O. Macchiavelli, D. Rudolph, ACS, April 1998. For a PDF abstract click here: 60Ni-APS.pdf.

“In-beam Spectroscopy of 68Se,” S.M. Fischer, D.P. Balamuth, P. Hausladen, C.J. Lister, D.J. Blumenthal, J. Schwartz, M.J. Leddy, D.G. Sarantites, M .Devlin, ACS, April 1998. For a PDF abstract click here: 68Se-APS.pdf

“Multiple Band Structures in 131Nd and 130Nd,” W. Reviol, H.-Q. Jin, L.L. Riedinger, B.H. Smith, N.P. Yoder, A. Gallindo-Uribarri, D.G. Sarantites, D.R. LaFosse, and J.N. Wilson, ACS, April 1998. For a PDF abstract click here: 131Nd-APS.pdf

“High-spin States in the Neutron Deficient Nucleus 107Sb,” D.R.LaFosse, C.J.Chiara, D.B.Fossan, G.J.Lane, J.M.Sears, J.F.Smith, K.Starosta, M.Devlin, F.Lerma, D.G.Sarantites, A.J.Boston and E.S.Paul in “Minisymposium on Nuclear Physics with Gammasphere I”, BAPS. 43, no. 2, page 1206 (1998). For a PDF file of the abstract click here: 107SbBAPS.pdf

“Structure of odd-odd 112I”, K.Starosta, C.J.Chiara, D.B.Fossan, D.R.LaFosse, G.J.Lane, J.M.Sears, J.F.Smith, M.Devlin, D.G.Sarantites, I.-Y.Lee, A.O.Macciavelli, A.J.Boston and E.S.Paul in “Minisymposium on Nuclear Physics with Gammasphere I”, BAPS. 43, no. 2, page 1206 (1998).For a PDF file of the abstract click here: 112 I-BAPS.pdf

“New Results in A~ 135 Pm Nuclei,” J. Pfohl, M.Riley, D.G. Sarantites, R.K. Sheline, D.R. LaFosse, M.Devlin, N.J. O’Brien, D.E. Archer, P. Fallon, I.M. Hibbert, J.T. Joss, P.J. Nolan, J. Simpson, and R. Wadsworth, in “Minisymposium on Nuclear Physics with Gammasphere I”, BAPS, 43, no. 2 (1998). PDF file of the abstract click here: 135Pm-BAPS.pdf.