Publications & Presentations


Publications (Google Scholar)
(* = corresponding author)
 
14. C.A. Dennett*, Z. Hua, A. Khanolkar, T. Yao, P.K. Morgan, T.A. Prusnick, N. Poudel, A. French, K. Gofryk, L. He, L. Shao, M. Khafizov, D.B. Turner, J.M. Mann, and D.H. Hurley. The influence of lattice defects, recombination, and clustering on thermal transport in single crystal thorium dioxide. APL Mater. 8 (11) (2020) 111103 (link)
      - Featured article
13. A. Reza, C.A. Dennett, M.P. Short, J. Waite, Y. Zayachuk, C.M. Magazzeni, S. Hills, and F. Hofmann. Non-contact, non-destructive mapping of thermal diffusivity and surface acoustic wave speed using transient grating spectroscopy. Rev. Sci. Instrum. 91 (5) (2020) 054902 (link)
 
12. C.A. Dennett*, R.C. Choens, C.A. Taylor, N.M. Heckman, M.D. Ingraham, D. Robinson, B.L. Boyce, M.P. Short, and K. Hattar. Listening to radiation damage in situ: passive and active acoustic techniques. JOM 72 (2020) 197-209 (link)
 
11. F. Hofmann, M.P. Short, and C.A. DennettTransient grating spectroscopy: an ultrarapid, nondestructive materials evaluation technique. MRS Bulletin 44 (2019) 392-402 (link)
 
10. S.E. Ferry, C.A. Dennett, K.B. Woller, and M.P. Short. Inferring radiation-induced microstructural evolution in single-crystal niobium through changes in thermal transport. J. Nucl. Mater. 523 (2019) 378-382 (link)
 
9. C.A. Dennett*, D.L. Buller, K. Hattar, and M.P. Short. Real-time thermomechanical property monitoring during ion beam irradiation using in situ transient grating spectroscopy. Nucl. Instrum. Meth. Phys. Res. B 440 (2019) 126-138 (link)
 
8. A.Q. Kuang, N.M. Cao, A.J. Creeley, C.A. Dennett, J. Hecla, B. LaBombard, R.A. Tinguely, E.A. Tolman, H. Hoffman, M. Major, J. Ruiz Ruiz, D. Brunner, P. Grover, C. Laughman, B.N. Sorbom, and D.G. Whyte. Conceptual design study for heat exhaust management in the ARC fusion power plant. Fusion Eng. Des. 137 (2018) 221-242 (link)
 
7. C.A. Dennett* and M.P. Short. Thermal diffusivity determination using heterodyne phase insensitive transient grating spectroscopy. J. Appl. Phys., 123 (21) (2018) 215109 (link)
 
6. O. Cometto, C.A. Dennett, S.H. Tsang, M.P. Short, E.H.T. Teo. A thermal study of amorphous and textured carbon and carbon nitride thin films via transient grating spectroscopy. Carbon, 130 (2018) 355-361 (link)
 
5. C.A. Dennett*, K.P. So, A. Kushima, D.L. Buller, K. Hattar, and M.P. Short. Detecting self-ion irradiation-induced void swelling in pure copper using transient grating spectroscopy. Acta Mater. 145 (2018) 496-503 (link)
 
4. C.A. Dennett* and M.P. Short. Time-resolved, dual heterodyne phase collection transient grating spectroscopy. Appl. Phys. Lett. 110 (21) (2017) 211106 (link)
      - Editor’s pick article
 
3. C.A. Dennett, P. Cao, S.E. Ferry, A. Vega-Flick, A.A. Maznev, K.A. Nelson, and M.P. Short. Bridging the gap to mesoscale radiation materials science with transient grating spectroscopy. Phys. Rev. B 94 (21) (2016) 214106 (link)
 
2. M.P. Short, C.A. Dennett, S.E. Ferry, Y. Yang, J.K. Eliason, A. Vega-Flick, A.A. Maznev, and K.A. Nelson. Applications of transient grating spectroscopy to radiation materials science. JOM 67 (8) (2015) 1840-1848 (link)
 
1. W.H. Hartung, D.M. Asner, J.V. Conway, C.A. Dennett, S. Greenwald, J.-S. Kim, Y. Li, T.P. Moore, V. Omanovic, M.A. Palmer, and C.R. Strohman. In-situ measurements of the secondary electron yield in an accelerator environment: Instrumentation and methods. Nucl. Instrum. Meth. Phys. Res. A 783 (2015) 95-109 (link)

Invited Presentations
 
7. Non-destructive multi-property determination under extreme conditions with transient grating spectroscopy. At, Annual Meeting of The Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS), February, 2020.
 
6. Capturing radiation induced microstructure evolution in situ through direct property monitoring. At, DOE NNSA Stewardship Science Graduate Fellowship Annual Meeting, June, 2019.
 
5. Transient grating spectroscopy, an ultrarapid, nondestructive materials evaluation technique. At, MRS OnDemand Webinar Series, May, 2019.
 
4. Capturing material evolution during ion beam irradiation using in situ property monitoring. At, Center for Thermal Energy Transport under Irradiation, Idaho National Laboratory, November, 2018.
 
3. Capturing material evolution during ion beam irradiation using in situ property monitoring. At, Nondestructive Characterization Institute, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, September, 2018.
 
2. Real-time property monitoring during ion beam irradiation using transient grating spectroscopy. At, Department of Engineering Science, University of Oxford, July, 2018.
 
1. Ions and lasers: exploring new diagnostics for nuclear materials. At, MIT Nuclear Science and Engineering Graduate Research Expo, March, 2017.

Select Contributed Presentations
 
8. Non-destructive multi-property determination under extreme conditions using transient grating spectroscopy. At, The Materials Science and Technology Conference (MS&T), October, 2019.
 
7. Real time property monitoring during ion beam irradiation using transient grating spectroscopy. At, 5th Nuclear Materials Conference (NuMat), October, 2018.
 
6. In situ thermomechanical property monitoring during ion beam irradiation. At, 21st International Conference on Ion Beam Modification of Materials (IBMM), June, 2018.
 
5. In situ thermomechanical property monitoring during ion irradiation. At, Annual meeting of the Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS), March, 2018.
 
4. Irradiation-induced void swelling in pure copper characterized using transient grating spectroscopy. At, Winter meeting of the American Nuclear Society (ANS), November, 2017.
 
3. Developing continuous thermo-mechanical property monitoring for ion irradiation using transient grating spectroscopy. At, Annual meeting of the Materials Research Society (MRS), November, 2016.
 
2. Developing continuous non-contact thermo-mechanical property monitoring for ion irradiations using surface photoacoustics. At, 20th International Conference on Ion Beam Modification of Materials (IBMM), November, 2016.
 
1. Non-contact determination of ion irradiation effects in pure polycrystalline copper. At, Annual meeting of the Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS), February, 2016.