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2013


Theses

Amanda Gehring, "Development of the “Ion Surfing” Method for Thermal Ion Transport in Buffer Gas"". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2013. (Advisor: Dave Morrissey)
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Andrew Klose, "Off-Line Production of Singly-Charged, Transition-Metal Beams and Subsequent Collinear Laser Spectroscopy of Neutron, Stable, 55Mn and 56Fe". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2013. (Advisor: Paul Mantica)
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Brent Barker, "Dissipation and Dynamics in Quantum Many-Body Systems". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2013. (Advisor: Pawel Danielewicz)


Daniel Coupland, "Probing the Nuclear Symmetry Energy with Heavy Ion Collisions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2013. (Advisor: William Lynch)
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Daniel Winklehner, "Ion Beam Extraction from Electron Cyclotron Resonance Ion Sources and Subsequent Low Energy Beam Transport". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2013. (Advisor: Daniela Leitner)
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David L. Lincoln, "First Direct Double-Beta Decay Q-value Measurement of the Neutrinoless Double-Beta Decay Candidate 82Se and Development of a High-Precision Magnetometer". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2013. (Advisor: Georg Bollen)


Gavriil I. Shchedrin, "Scattering Processes in Atomic Physics, Nuclear Physics and Cosmology". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2013. (Advisor: Vladimir Zelevinsky)
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Jesse Snyder, "Spectroscopy of 15Be". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2013. (Advisor: Michael Thoennessen)


John F. Novak, "Energy Dependence of Fluctuation and Correlation Observables of Transverse Momentum in Heavy-Ion Collisions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2013. (Advisor: Gary Westfall)
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Joshua Vredevoogd, "Relativistic Viscous Hydrodynamics for High Energy Heavy Ion Collisions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2013. (Advisor: Scott Pratt)
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Kritsada Kittimanapun, "Investigation of ion capture in an electron beam ion trap charge-breeder for rare isotopes". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2013. (Advisor: Stefan Schwarz)


Michael D. Youngs, "Using Emitted Light Clusters as a Probe of the Symmetry Energy". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2013. (Advisor: William Lynch)
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Ngoc Bich Nguyen, "Investigation of the Triple-Alpha Reaction in a Full Three-Body Approach". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2013. (Advisor: Filomena Nunes)
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Tommaso Marchi, "Nuclear structure evolution far from stability: study of 74Ni collectivity by Coulomb excitation". Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Padua, Padua, Italy, 2013. (Advisor: Giovanna Montagnoli)
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Travis Baugher, "Neutron-Rich Chromium and Manganese Isotopes and the Role of the 0g9/2 and 1d5/2 Neutron Orbitals in the Region Below 68Ni". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2013. (Advisor: Alexandra Gade)
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2012


Theses

Amanda Prinke, "Searching for the Origins of Fluorine: A Measurement of the 19F(t, 3He) Reaction". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2012. (Advisor: Remco Zegers)
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Hui Wang, "Study of Particle Ratio Fluctuations and Charge Balance Functions at RHIC". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2012. (Advisor: Gary Westfall)
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Kit Yu Lau, "Nuclear Reactions in the Crust of Accreting Neutron Stars". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2012. (Advisor: Hendrik Schatz)
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Krista Meierbachtol, "Parallel and Perpendicular Momentum Distributions in Projectile Fragmentation Reactions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2012. (Advisor: David Morrissey)
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LeShawna Valdez, "Electron-Captures in Supernovae". M.S. Thesis, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2012. (Advisor: Remco Zegers)
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Liyuan Jia, "Microscopic Calculation of Collective Hamiltonian on Complex Nuclei". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2012. (Advisor: Vladimir Zelevinsky)
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Marcelo Goissis, "Functional studies of OCT4, CDX2 and SOX2 in the bovine pre-implantation embryo". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2012. (Advisor: Jose Cibelli)
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2011


Theses

Alisher Sanetullaev, "Neutron Spectroscopic Factors of 56Ni via 56Ni (p,d)55Ni Reaction in Inverse Kinematics". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2011. (Advisor: Bill Lynch)
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Ana D. Becerril-Reyes, "β Decay and Isomeric Studies of Proton Rich Nuclei Near the Endpoint of the rp-Process". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2011. (Advisor: Hendrik Schatz)
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Andrew Ratkiewicz, "Collectivity of Exotic Silicon Isotopes". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2011. (Advisor: Alexandra Gade)
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Angelo Signoracci, "Effective Interactions for Nuclear Structure Calculations". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2011. (Advisor: B. Alex Brown)
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Anna Kwiatkowski, "High Precision Mass Measurement of Si-32 and Developments at the LEBIT Facility". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2011. (Advisor: Georg Bollen)
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Anthony S. Nettleton, "A Study of the Fragmentation-Fission of 238U on a 9Be Target at 81 MeV/u". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2011. (Advisor: Brad Sherrill)
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Brenna Giacherio, "Efficiency Calibrations for a Liquid Scintillator Neutron Detector". M.S. Thesis, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan, 2011. (Advisor: Michael Famiano)


Christian Simon, "Interplay of Anisotropy of Momentum Distributions and Mean Fields in Heavy-Ion Collisions". M.S. Thesis, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2011. (Advisor: Pawel Danielewicz)
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Freddy Flavigny, "Determination of Absolute Spectroscopic Factors from Knockout and Transfer Reactions". Ph.D. Dissertation, CEA Saclay, Gif-sur-Yvette, France, 2011. (Advisor: Alexandre Obertelli)


Gregory Arthur Christian, "Spectroscopy of Neutron Unbound Fluorine". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2011. (Advisor: Artemis Spyrou)
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Gregory K. Pang, "Development of Radiofrequency Carpets for Ion Transport at the NSCL". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2011. (Advisor: David Morrissey)
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Jeremiah Holzbauer, "Half Wave Resonators for Heavy Ion Linear Accelerators". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2011. (Advisor: Michael Syphers)
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Micha A. Kilburn, "Proton-Proton Correlation Functions as a Probe to Reaction Dynamics". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2011. (Advisor: Bill Lynch)
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Michael J. Strongman, "Neutron Spectroscopy of Nitrogen-22 and the Disappearance of the N = 14 Shell". M.S. Thesis, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2011. (Advisor: Michael Thoennessen)
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Philip Jonathan Voss, "Recoil Distance Method Lifetime Measurements via Gamma-Ray and Charged Particle Spectroscopy at NSCL". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2011. (Advisor: Krzysztof Starosta)
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Rebecca Shane, "Asymmetry Dependence of Correlations in Exotic Nuclei". Ph.D. Dissertation, Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri, 2011. (Advisor: Lee Sobotka)
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Rhiannon Meharchand, "Spectroscopy of 12Be using the (7Li,7Be) Reaction Inverse Kinematics". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2011. (Advisor: Remco Zegers)
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Sean McDaniel, "A Study of Complementary Reactions: Single-Proton Knockout and Single-Proton Pickup". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2011. (Advisor: Alexandra Gade)
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Shea Mosby, "Spectroscopy of Neutron Unbound States in Neutron Rich Carbon". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2011. (Advisor: Michael Thoennessen)
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Smedley T. Tetteh, "HPLC Analyses for Base Release Yields in Gamma Irradiated DNA and in Krypton Ion-Beam Irradiated DNA". M.S. Thesis, Oakland University, Rochester, MI, 2011. (Advisor: Michael Sevilla)


Sophia Vinnikova, "Development and Commissioning of a Photon Detection System for Collinear Laser Spectroscopy at NSCL". M.S. Thesis, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2011. (Advisor: Paul Mantica)
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Wolfram Rother, "Lifetime Measurements in 62,64,66Fe". Ph.D. Dissertation, Universität zu Köln , Köln, Germany, 2011. (Advisor: Jan Jolie/ Alfred Dewald)


2010


Theses

Alfredo Estrade, "Time-of-Flight Mass Measurements of Neutron Rich Isotopes at NSCL". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2010. (Advisor: Hendrik Schatz)
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Biruk Berta Gebremariam, "Towards a Microscopic Energy Density Functional for Nuclei". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2010. (Advisor: Thomas Duguet and Scott Bogner)
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Carol Jeanne Guess, "The 150Sm(t,3He)150Pm* and 150Nd(3He,t)150Pm* Reactions and Applications for 2ν and 0ν Double Beta Decay". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2010. (Advisor: Remco Zegers)
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Chi Zhang, "SuSI Beam Emittance Collimation Channel". M.S. Thesis, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2010. (Advisor: Marc Doleans)
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Giuseppe Lorusso, "Beta-Delayed Proton Emission in the 100Sn Region". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2010. (Advisor: Hendrik Schatz)
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Heather Crawford, "Evolution of Nuclear Shell Structure: Beta-Decay and Isomeric Properties of Nuclei In and Near the fp Shell". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2010. (Advisor: Paul Mantica)
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Hiu Ching (Jenny) Lee, "Survey of Neutron Spectroscopic Factors and the Asymmetry Dependence of Neutron Correlations". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2010. (Advisor: Betty Tsang)
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Matthew Quinn, "Beta Decay Half-Lives of Neutron Rich Isotopes in the Germanium-Bromine Region". Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Notre Dame, South Bend, Indiana, 2010. (Advisor: Ani Aprahamian)
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Raeid Al-Duhileb, "Electronic and Structural Properties of Carbon Onions in Extreme Environments". M.S. Thesis, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2010. (Advisor: Virginia Ayres)
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Rob Reynolds, "A Study of the Single Neutron Knockout Reaction from Si-26 and S-30". Ph.D. Dissertation, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, 2010. (Advisor: Paul Cottle)
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Soeren Schlichting, "Charge Conservation in RHIC and Contributions to Local Parity Violation Observables". M.S. Thesis, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2010. (Advisor: Scott Pratt)
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2009


Theses

Andrew Rogers, "Study of 69Br Ground-State Proton Emission and Effects on the rp-process 68Se Waiting Point". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2009. (Advisor: Bill Lynch)
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Calem R. Hoffman, "Investigation of the Neutron-Rich Oxygen Isotopes at the Drip Line". Ph.D. Dissertation, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, 2009. (Advisor: Sam Tabor)
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David Miller, "Intermediate-Energy Proton Knockout to Probe Single-Particle Structure and Nuclear Spin Alignment in the 'Island of Inversion' Isotopes 31,33Mg". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2009. (Advisor: Krzysztof Starosta)
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Ivan Brida, "A Microscopic Hyper-Spherical Model of Two-Neutron Halo Nuclei". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2009. (Advisor: Filomena Nunes)
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James R. Brown, "Gamma-Ray Spectroscopy of Tz=±3/2 Mirror Nuclei in the f7/2 Shell: Isospin Breaking Effects at Large Proton Excess". Ph.D. Dissertation, University of York, York, United Kingdom, 2009. (Advisor: Michael Bentley)
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Jill Susan (Pinter) Berryman, "Magnetic Dipole Moment of the Short-Lived Radioisotope 55Ni Measured by Beta-NMR Spectroscopy". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2009. (Advisor: Paul Mantica)
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Jonathan M. Cook, "Transition Rates Beyond 48Ca: Effective Charge in the pf Shell". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2009. (Advisor: Thomas Glasmacher)
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Josh Savory, "High-Precision Mass Measurement of N = Z = 34 Nuclides for rp-Process - Simulations and Developments for the LEBIT Facility". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2009. (Advisor: Georg Bollen)
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Joshua Stoker, "Beta-Decay Half-Life of the rp-process Waiting Point Nuclide 84Mo". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2009. (Advisor: Paul Mantica)
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Jun Chen, "Study of the Astrophysically Important States in 26S via the p(27Si,d)26Si* Reaction and the p(25Al,p)25Al Elastic Scattering". Ph.D. Dissertation, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada, 2009. (Advisor: Alan Chen)
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Kaylee McElroy, "Catalyst-Free Gallium Nitride Nanowire Nucleation". M.S. Thesis, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2009. (Advisor: Virginia Ayres)
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Krzysztof Miernik, "Study of the Two-Proton Radioactivity of 45Fe Nucleus". Ph.D. Dissertation, Warsaw University, Warsaw, Poland, 2009. (Advisor: Zenon Janas)


Marcin Pomorski, "Investigation of Beta Decay of the Very Neutron-Deficient Isotope 43Cr". M.S. Thesis, Warsaw University, Warsaw, Poland, 2009. (Advisor: Marek Pfützner)


Matthew Quinn, "Beta Decay Half-Lives of Neutron Rich Isotopes in the Germanium-Bromine Region". Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Notre Dame, South Bend, Indiana, 2009. (Advisor: Ani Aprahamian)


Mustafa M. Rajabali, "Beta-Decay, Beta-Delayed Neutron Emission, and Isomer Studies Around 78Ni". Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee, 2009. (Advisor: Robert Grzywacz)


Terrance Strother, "A Kinetic Theory Based Numerical Study of Core Collapse Supernova Dynamics". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2009. (Advisor: Wolfgang Bauer)
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2008


Theses

Alan Matthew Amthor, "Measurement of Excited State Structure Along the Type I X-ray Burst RP-Process Path and Study of Burst Sensitivity to the Associated Reaction Rates". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2008. (Advisor: Brad Sherrill)
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George Wesley Hitt, "The 64Zn (t,3He) Charge-Exchange Reaction at 115 MeV per Nucleon and Application to 64Zn Stellar Electron-Capture". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2008. (Advisor: Remco Zegers)
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Gregory Arthur Christian, "Production of Nuclei in Neutron Unbound States via Primary Fragmentation of 48Ca". M.S. Thesis, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2008. (Advisor: Michael Thoennessen)
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Jon Joseph Wlodarczak, "Fundamental Power Coupler Development for Low-Beta Superconducting Cavities". M.S. Thesis, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2008. (Advisor: Leo Kempel/Walter Hartung)
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Meredith Howard, "Joy of CEX: Sharpening the (t,3He) Probe at 345 MeV for the Charge Exchange Knife Drawer". Ph.D. Dissertation, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, 2008. (Advisor: Evan Sugarbaker)
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Nathan Hoteling, "Structure of Iron Isotopes at the Limits of the pf Shell". Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Maryland, College Park, Marlyand, 2008. (Advisor: William Walters)
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Shoko Kanno, "Proton Core Polarization in Neutron-Rich Nucleus 74Ni". Ph.D. Dissertation, Rikkyo University, Rikkyo, Japan, 2008. (Advisor: Tohru Motobayashi)


Shumpei Noji, "Study of the Exothermic Heavy-Ion Charge-Exchange Reaction 13C(12N,12C)13N at 100 MeV/nucleon". M.S. Thesis, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan, 2008. (Advisor: Hideyuki Sakai)


Trisha A. Hinners, "Beta Decay Studies of Neutron-Rich 30,31Al and In-Beam Studies of Neutron-Rich 30Al". Ph.D. Dissertation, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, 2008. (Advisor: Sam Tabor)
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2007


Theses

Benjamin W. Jacobs, "Radiation Resilience in Reduced Dimensionality Systems". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2007. (Advisor: Virginia Ayres)
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Chandana Sujeewa Sumithrarachchi, "The Study of Beta-Delayed Neutron Decay Near the Neutron Drip Line". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2007. (Advisor: David Morrissey)
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Christopher M. Campbell, "Quadrupole Collectivity Measurements in Even-Even, Neutron-Rich Silicon and Sulfur Isotopes Approaching N = 28". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2007. (Advisor: Thomas Glasmacher)
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David Joseph Meidlinger, "Design, Fabrication and Testing of Superconducting RF Cavities for High Average Beam Currents". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2007. (Advisor: Walter Hartung)
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Elena Rodriguez-Vieitez, "Structure and Cross Section Data of Neutron-Rich N~20 Nuclei Produced in Fragmentation and Few-Nucleon Knockout Reactions". Ph.D. Dissertation, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, California, 2007. (Advisor: Paul Fallon)
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Jeremy Robert Armstrong, "A Cluster Model of 6He and 6Li". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2007. (Advisor: Vladimir Zelevinsky)
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Nathanael Robert Usher, "Digital Low-Level Radio Frequency Control and Microphonics Mitigation of Superconducting Cavities". M.S. Thesis, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2007. (Advisor: Xiaobo Tan/John Vincent)
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Pablo Ross, "PLCZmRNA injection: A natural approach to activate bovine somatic cell nuclear transfer embryos". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2007. (Advisor: Jose Cibelli)
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Peter Henry Schury, "High Precision Mass Measurements Near N=Z=33". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2007. (Advisor: Georg Bollen)
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William A. Peters, "Study of Neutron Unbound States Using the Modular Neutron Array (MoNA)". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2007. (Advisor: Michael Thoennessen)
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2006


Theses

Ahmad Aizaz, "Thermal Design Studies in Niobium and Helium for Superconducting Radio Frequency Cavities". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2006. (Advisor: Neil Wright/Terry Grimm)
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Andrew David Davies, "Development of the High Velocity Transient Technique and Measurement of the 2+ g Factors of 38,40S". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2006. (Advisor: Paul Mantica)
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Brian Roeder, "Direct Reactions with Exotic Beams and Polarized Lithium Beams". Ph.D. Dissertation, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, 2006. (Advisor: Kirby Kemper)
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Deborah A. Davies, "A High-Power Laser Ablation Ion Source for Penning Trap Studies of Rare Isotopes". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2006. (Advisor: David Morrissey)
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Elaine Kwan, "Production of Nuclei Near the Drip-Line by Projectile Fragmentation". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2006. (Advisor: David Morrissey)
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James Russell Terry, "Probing Single-Particle Structure Near the Island of Inversion by Direct Neutron Knockout from Intermediate-Energy Beams of 26,28Ne and 30,32Mg". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2006. (Advisor: Gregers Hansen/Thomas Glasmacher)
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Jonathan Delauter, "Radiation Resistant Superferric Magnets for Fragment Separators". M.S. Thesis, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2006. (Advisor: Al Zeller)
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Michal Mocko, "Rare Isotope Production". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2006. (Advisor: Betty Tsang)
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Nathan Frank, "Spectroscopy of Neutron Unbound States in Neutron Rich Oxygen Isotopes". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2006. (Advisor: Michael Thoennessen)
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Rankothge Ranjith Weerasiri, "Implementation of a Beta NQR System at the NSCL for Ground State Quadrupole Moment Measurements". M.S. Thesis, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2006. (Advisor: Paul Mantica)
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Ryan Ringle, "High-Precision Mass Measurement of 38Ca and Development of the LEBIT 9.4-T Penning Trap System". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2006. (Advisor: Georg Bollen)
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Shashikant Manikonda, "High Order Finite Element Methods to Compute Taylor Transfer Maps". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2006. (Advisor: Martin Berz)
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Susan E. Musser, "X-Ray Imaging of Superconducting Radio Frequency Cavities". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2006. (Advisor: Terry Grimm)
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Tao Sun, "High Precision Mass Measurement of 37Ca and Developments for LEBIT". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2006. (Advisor: Georg Bollen)
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2005


Theses

Adam Molzahn, "Digital Phase Detection in a Variable Frequency RF System". M.S. Thesis, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2005. (Advisor: John Vincent)
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Bryan Tomlin, "Nuclear Structure Below 132Sn: An Investigation of Neutron-Rich Nuclides via Beta and Isomeric Decay". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2005. (Advisor: Paul Mantica)
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Dan-Cristian Dinca, "Study of the Development of Shell Closures at N=32, 34 and Approaches to Sub-Segment Interaction-Point Determination in 32-Fold Segmented High-Purity Germanium Detectors". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2005. (Advisor: Thomas Glasmacher)
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Fernando A. Montes, "Beta Decay Studies in Neutron Rich Tc, Ru, Rh and Pd Isotopes and the Weak r-Process". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2005. (Advisor: Hendrik Schatz)
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Heather Zwahlen, "Angular Distributions of Gamma Rays with Intermediate-Energy Beams and Spectroscopy of 32Mg". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2005. (Advisor: Thomas Glasmacher)
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Joel Fridmann, "The Magic Nucleus 42Si". M.S. Thesis, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, 2005. (Advisor: Ingo Wiedenhoever)


Mark S. Wallace, "Experimental and Theoretical Challenges in Understanding the rp-Process on Accreting Neutron Star". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2005. (Advisor: Bill Lynch)
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Michael John O'Farrell, "Low Level Radio Frequency Control of RIA Superconducting Cavities". M.S. Thesis, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2005. (Advisor: Terry Grimm/John Vincent)
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Michelle Suzanne Ouellette, "Heating and Cooling of Neutron Star Crusts". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2005. (Advisor: Hendrik Schatz)
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Paul T. Hosmer, "Beta-Decay Studies of 78Ni and Other Neutron-Rich Nuclei in the Astrophysical r-Process". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2005. (Advisor: Hendrik Schatz)
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Tarek Hamdi Kandil, "Adaptive Feedforward Cancellation of Sinusoidal Disturbance in Superconducting Radio Frequency Cavities". M.S. Thesis, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2005. (Advisor: Terry Grimm/John Vincent)
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Tianxiao Liu, "Isospin Dynamics and the Isospin Dependent EOS". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2005. (Advisor: Bill Lynch)
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Xiaodong Liu, "The Study of (p,d) Reactions on 13C, 11B, and 10Be in Inverse Kinematics". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2005. (Advisor: Betty Tsang)
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2004


Theses

Adam D. Moblo, "Low Beta Superconducting RF Cavity Power Coupler Development for the Rare Isotope Accelerator". M.S. Thesis, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2004. (Advisor: Terry Grimm)
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Edward Russell Forringer, "Phase Space Characterization of an Internal Ion Source for Cyclotrons". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2004. (Advisor: Henry Blosser)
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Jose Alberto Rodriguez, "Studies of Longitudinal Beam Dynamics in the Isochronous Regime with Strong Space Charge Effects Using a Small Isochronous Ring". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2004. (Advisor: Felix Marti)
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Sean Nicholas Liddick, "Beta-Decay Studies of Neutron-Rich Nuclides and the Possibility of an N=34 Subshell Closure". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2004. (Advisor: Paul Mantica)
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Susan P. Song, "The Viability of Carbon Nanotubes for Space-Related Technology and Applications". M.S. Thesis, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2004. (Advisor: Virginia Ayres)
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2003


Theses

Eduard Pozdeyev, "CYCO and SIR: New Tools for Numerical and Experimental Studies of Space Charge Effects in the Isochronous Regime". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2003. (Advisor: Felix Marti)
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Florian Nebel, "Beam Observation System and Test Station for the LEBIT Project". Ph.D. Dissertation, Technical University, Munich, Germany, 2003. (Advisor: Georg Bollen)
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Jennifer A. Church, "Collectivity in Light Neutron-Rich Nuclei Near N=20: Intermediate-Energy Coulomb Excitation of 32,34Mg, 35,36Al and 37Si". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2003. (Advisor: Thomas Glasmacher)
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Jeremy Seitz, "Study of Evaporation Residues of the Reaction 48Ca + 176Yb". M.S. Thesis, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2003. (Advisor: Michael Thoennessen)
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John Popielarski, "Higher Order Mode Analysis of a Superconducting Cavity". M.S. Thesis, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2003. (Advisor: Terry Grimm)
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Kathleen Louise Miller, "Nuclear Structure Near N=Z=28: Study of Neutron-Deficient Nicker Isotopes via One-Neutron Knockout and Intermediate-Energy Coulomb Excitation". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2003. (Advisor: Thomas Glasmacher)
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Lijun Shi, "Transport Phenomena in Heavy-Ion Reactions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2003. (Advisor: Pawel Danielewicz)
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Patrick A. Lofy, "Development of A High Pressure, Gas-Filled Radioactive Ion Source". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2003. (Advisor: Dave Morrissey)
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Paul R. Heckman, "Low-Temperature of The Giant Dipole Resonance Width in Sn". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2003. (Advisor: Michael Thoennessen)
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Ralph Clement, "A New Method for Nuclear Structure Measurement of Neutron Deficient Nuclei". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2003. (Advisor: Brad Sherrill)
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Richard Shomin, "Examining the Caloric Curve in Ar+Se and Kr+Nb systems". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2003. (Advisor: Bill Lynch)
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2002


Theses

Daniel E. Groh, "Spin Polarization Produced in Projectile Fragmentation Reactions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2002. (Advisor: Paul Mantica)
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Declan Mulhall, "Quantum Chaos and Nuclear Spectra". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2002. (Advisor: Vladimir Zelovinsky)
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Marguerite B. Tonjes, "Using the Balance Function to Search for Late Badronization in Au+Au Collisions at a Center of Mass Energy of 130 GeV per Nucleon Pair". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2002. (Advisor: Gary Westfall)
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Mauricio Portillo, "Beam Physics Developments for a Rare Isotope Accelerator". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2002. (Advisor: Jerry Nolen)
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Sen Cheng, "Modeling Relativistic Heavy Ion Collisions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2002. (Advisor: Scott Pratt)
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Wanpeng Tan, "Probing The Freezeout Mechanisms and Isopin Effects in the Multifragmentation". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2002. (Advisor: Bill Lynch)
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2001


Theses

Bela Erdelyi, "Symplectic Approximation of Hamiltonian Flows and Accurate Simulation of Fringe Field Effects". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2001. (Advisor: Martin Berz)
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Brian Davin, "Development of LASSA: A Large Area Silicon Strip Array for Nuclear Reaction Studies and Investigation of Mid-Velocity Fragment Emission in 114Cd + 92,98Mo Reactions at E/A=50 MeV". Ph.D. Dissertation, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, 2001. (Advisor: Romualdo deSouza)
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Christopher Freigang, "Building the Sweeper Magnet Focal Plane Detector". M.S. Thesis, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2001. (Advisor: Michael Thoennessen)
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Don Peterson, "Elastic Scattering of 9Li and 11Li from 12C at 50 MeV/nucleon". Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Notre Dame, South Bend, Indiana, 2001. (Advisor: Jim Kolata)
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Erik J. Tryggestad, "Low-Lying Dipole Strength in 20O". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2001. (Advisor: Michael Thoennessen)
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Georgi Georgiev, "Magnetic Moments of Isomers And Ground States of Exotic Nuclei Produced By Projectile Fragmentation". Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium, 2001. (Advisor: R. Coussement; Gerda Neyens)
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Jens Hoefkens, "Rigorous Numerical Analysis with High-Order Taylor Models". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2001. (Advisor: Martin Berz)
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Joann Prisciandaro, "Beta Decay Studies of 69Ni and 58V: Development of Subshell Gaps within the N=28-50 Shell". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2001. (Advisor: Paul Mantica)
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Marcus Chromik, "Two-Proton Spectroscopy in 17Ne". Ph.D. Dissertation, Ludwig Maximilians Universitaet, Munich, Germany, 2001. (Advisor: Michael Thoennessen; Habs)


Marko Klein-Berkenbusch, "Interpretation of Nuclear Multi-Fragmentation Data in the Framework of Percolation Models". M.S. Thesis, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2001. (Advisor: Wolfgang Bauer)
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Todd Bredeweg, "Heavy-Ion-Induced Ternary Fssion as a Pobe of the Dynamical Decay of Excited Nuclei". Ph.D. Dissertation, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, 2001. (Advisor: Romualdo deSouza)
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2000


Theses

Alexander Volya, "Coherent and Chaotic Phenomena in Nuclear Matter". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2000. (Advisor: Scott Pratt)
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Barry S. Davids, "Electromagnetic Dissociation of 8B and the Rate of the 7Be(p,γ)8B Reaction in the Sun". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2000. (Advisor: Brad Sherrill)
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Boris V. Pritychenko, "Intermediate-Energy Coulomb Excitation of the Neutron-Rich Radioactive Isotopes 26,28Ne, 28-31Na, 30-34Mg, 34,35Al, 33Si and 34P". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2000. (Advisor: Thomas Glasmacher)
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Daniel J. Magestro, "Useful Transitions of Collective Flow Observables at Intermediate Energies". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2000. (Advisor: Gary Westfall)
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Donald Anthony, "Decay Studies of the Neutron-Rich Nuclides 19N and 20N". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2000. (Advisor: Dave Morrissey)
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Eric Spears, "N.A". M.S. Thesis, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2000. (Advisor: Thomas Glasmacher)


James Zimmerman, "Low-Lying Collective Excitations in 18Fg.s. and 18Fm Studied Via Intermediate-Energy Coulomb Excitation". Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 2000. (Advisor: Fred Becchetti; Richard Sacks)
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Kezia Emerald, "Fusion Enhancement in the S-32,38 + Pb-208 Reaction". M.S. Thesis, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon, 2000. (Advisor: Walter Loveland)


Luke Li-Ming Chen, "Observation of Initial and Final-State Effects in the Systems (6He+N), (8He+N), and (9Li+N)". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2000. (Advisor: Gregers Hansen)
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Peter Santi, "Study of the 9Li(d,p)10Li Reaction". Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Notre Dame, South Bend, Indiana, 2000. (Advisor: James Kolata)
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Recep Guray, "A Study on 15C(d,p)16C Reaction and the Role of Neutron Capture by 15C in Big Bang Nucleosynthesis". Ph.D. Dissertation, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, 2000. (Advisor: Richard Boyd)
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Thomas O'Donnell, "A Superconducting-Solenoid Isotope Spectrometer for Production of Neutron-Rich Nuclei (136Xe+{nat}C, E/A = 30MeV/u)". Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 2000. (Advisor: Fred Becchetti)
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Valentina Maddalena, "Single-Neutron Knockout Reactions: Application to the Spectroscopy of 15,16,17,19C". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2000. (Advisor: Gregers Hansen)
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Yoshiyuki Iwata, "Dissociation of 8He". Ph.D. Dissertation, Rikkyo University, Rikkyo, Japan, 2000. (Advisor: Ieki)
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1999


Theses

Christine Hampton, "The Search for Superdeformation in Odd-Odd Praseodymium 132". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1999. (Advisor: Bill McHarris)
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Christopher T. Ramsell, "Experimental Study of an Ion Cyclotron Resonance Accelerator". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1999. (Advisor: Richard York)
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Jing Wang, "The Electromagnetic Excitation of 6He and Neutron Cross-Talk in a Multiple-Detector System". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1999. (Advisor: Aaron Galonsky)
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Jon J. Kruse, "Dissociation of the 11Li Nucleus". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1999. (Advisor: Aaron Galonsky)
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Joseph A. Caggiano, "Spectroscopy of Exotic Nuclei with the S800 Spectrograph". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1999. (Advisor: Walt Benenson)
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Khodr M. Shamseddine, "New Elements of Analysis on the Levi-Civita Field". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1999. (Advisor: Martin Berz)
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Kristiana Zyromski, "Fusion Enhancement with Neutron-Rich Radioactive Beams". Ph.D. Dissertation, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon, 1999. (Advisor: Walter Loveland)
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Leif Axelsson, "Exotic Nuclei - Experimental Studies of Nuclear Structure". Ph.D. Dissertation, Chalmers University of Technology, Landala, Sweden, 1999. (Advisor: G. Nyman)


Philippe Collon, "A New Method to Detect Cosmogenic 81Kr". Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria, 1999. (Advisor: Kutschera)


Rulin Sun, "Nuclear Stopping and Energy Removal in Central Collisions Between Heavy Ions of 8-115 A MeV". Ph.D. Dissertation, SUNY Stony Brook, Stony Brook, New York, 1999. (Advisor: John Alexander)
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1998


Theses

Christopher F. Powell, "Study of the d(7Be,8B)n Reaction". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1998. (Advisor: Dave Morrissey)
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Daniel Edward Russ, "Persistence of the Deep-Inelastic Reaction Mechanism into the Intermediate Energy Regime". Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Maryland, College Park, Marlyand, 1998. (Advisor: Alice Mignerey)
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David Brown, "Accessing the Space-Time Development of Heavy-Ion Collisions with Theory and Experiment". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1998. (Advisor: Pawel Danielewicz)
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Dileep Kumar Agnihotri, "Nuclear Transport Phenomena in the Reactions 112Sn+48Ca and 112Sn+40Ca at E/A=35 MeV". Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York, 1998. (Advisor: Wolf Schroder)
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Eric Colin, "Etude des reactions avec formation d'un fragment lourd dans les collisions 40Ar + Cu, Ag, et Au de 8 a 115 MeV/u". Ph.D. Dissertation, CEA Saclay, Gif-sur-Yvette, France, 1998. (Advisor: John Alexander)


Francois Marechal, "Diffusion de Protons par des Noyaux Instables : Etudes des Reactions 40S(p,p') et 43Ar(p,p'), Developpement du Systeme de Detection MUST". Ph.D. Dissertation, CEA Saclay, Gif-sur-Yvette, France, 1998. (Advisor: Suomijarvi)


Frank Daffin, "Numerical Simulation of Relativistic Heavy Ion Reactions Brown David Accessing the Space-Time Development of Heavy-Ion Collisions with Theory and Experiment". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1998. (Advisor: Wolfgang Bauer)
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Heiko Scheit, "Low-Lying Collective Excitations in Neutron-Rich Even-Even Sulphur and Argon Isotopes Studied via Intermediate-Energy Coulomb Excitation and Proton Scattering". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1998. (Advisor: Thomas Glasmacher)
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Izuru Daito, "Gamow-Teller Strengths from Charge-Exchange Reactions on Light Nuclei and Mirror Asymmetry in the A=10 System,". Ph.D. Dissertation, CEA Saclay, Gif-sur-Yvette, France, 1998. (Advisor: Fujiwara)


John Dunn, "Fusion of 7,11Be with 144,154Sm". M.S. Thesis, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon, 1998. (Advisor: Walter Loveland)


Kyoko Makino, "Rigorous Analysis of Nonlinear Motion in Particle Accelerators". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1998. (Advisor: Martin Berz)
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Steven John Russell, "Measuring the Transverse RMS Emittance and RMS Pulse Length of a Short Pulse, Photoinjector Produced Electron Beam with the Second Moment of Its Image Charge". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1998. (Advisor: Brad Sherrill; B. Carlsten)
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Travis D. Day, "Angular Momentum in Xe-U Collisions". M.S. Thesis, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon, 1998. (Advisor: Walter Loveland)


1997


Theses

Bo Zhang, "Characteristics of the Superconducting Magnets for the S800 Spectrometer". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1997. (Advisor: Al Zeller)
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Dale William Litzenberg, "On-Line Monitoring and PET Imaging of the Positron-Emitting Activity Created in Tissue by Proton Radiotherapy Beams". Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1997. (Advisor: Fred Becchetti)
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Gerd Kortemeyer, "Computer Simulations of High-Energy Heavy-Ion Collisions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1997. (Advisor: Wolfgang Bauer)
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James Francis Dempsey, "Dynamical Aspects of Intermediate-Energy Heavy-Ion Collisions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri, 1997. (Advisor: Lee Sobotka)
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Jeffrey R. Schubert, "Extending the Feasibility Boundary of the Isochronous Cyclotron". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1997. (Advisor: Henry Blosser)
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Joelle Murray, "Using Computer Simulations to Study Relativistic Heavy Ion Collisions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1997. (Advisor: Wolfgang Bauer)
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Keith James Jewell, "Fragmentation of the Low Energy Octupole Phonon in Pt-196 and Inverse Kinematics Proton Scattering from the Radioactive Beam 20O". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1997. (Advisor: Martin Berz)
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Lewis Adams Riley, "Inverse Kinematics Proton Scattering with a Radioactive 18Ne Beam". Ph.D. Dissertation, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, 1997. (Advisor: Paul Cottle)
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Michael Fauerbach, "Study of Light Neutron Rich Nuclei". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1997. (Advisor: Walt Benenson)
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Min-Jui Huang, "Investigation of Hot Dilute and Hot Compressed Nuclear Matter". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1997. (Advisor: Bill Lynch)
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Njema Jioni Frazier, "Properties of Shell-Model Wavefunctions at High Excitation Energies". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1997. (Advisor: Alex Brown)
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Roberta Ghetti, "Statistical and Dynamical Aspects of Intermediate Energy Nuclear Collisions". Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Lund, Lund, Sweden, 1997. (Advisor: Wozniak)


Sally Gaff, "Two-Proton and Two-Neutron Correlation Functions forIntermediate-Energy Heavy-Ion Reactions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1997. (Advisor: Konrad Gelbke)
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1996


Theses

Afshin Azhari, "Structure of the Proton Unbound Nucleus 11N". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1996. (Advisor: Michael Thoennessen)
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Cornelius Williams, "Multifragmentation in 84Kr+197Au Collisions at Beam Energies of E/A=35, 55, 70, 100, 200, and 400 MeV". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1996. (Advisor: Bill Lynch)
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David A. McGrew, "Chaos in Semi-Classical and Quantum Models of Nuclei". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1996. (Advisor: Wolfgang Bauer)
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Jaeyong Yee, "Evolution of Fission-Like Reactions in Medium Energy Heavy Ion Collisions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1996. (Advisor: Gary Westfall)
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John J. Vincent, "Modeling and Analysis of Radio Frequency Structures Using an Equivalent Circuit Methodology with Application to Charged Particle Accelerator RF Resonators". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1996. (Advisor: Timothy Grotjohn)
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Jörn Meissner, "Activity Measurements of Importance to Stellar Nucleosynthesis". Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Notre Dame, South Bend, Indiana, 1996. (Advisor: M. Wiescher)
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Kim Tso, "Multifragmentation in Intermediate Energy 129Xe-Induced Heavy-Ion Reactions". Ph.D. Dissertation, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, California, 1996. (Advisor: Wozniak)


Michael David Belbot, "A Study of the Beta-Delayed Neutron Decay of 14Be". Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Notre Dame, South Bend, Indiana, 1996. (Advisor: James Kolata)
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Nathan Stone, "Transitional Phenomena in Intermediate-Energy Heavy-Ion Reactions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1996. (Advisor: Gary Westfall)
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Philip D. Zecher, "Design Construction, and Use of the Neutron Wall Array in Measuring the 8Li(n,γ)9Li Astrophysics Reaction". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1996. (Advisor: Aaron Galonsky)
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Raman Pfaff, "Projectile Fragmentation of Krypton Isotopes at Intermediate Energies". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1996. (Advisor: Walt Benenson)
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Robert Pak, "Collective Flow in Intermediate Energy Heavy-Ion Collisions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1996. (Advisor: Gary Westfall)
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Shigeru Yokoyama, "Ground State of 10Li and 13Be". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1996. (Advisor: Michael Thoennessen)
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Stefan Hannuschke, "Subthreshold Pion Production from Characterized Events in 20Ne + 27Al Reactions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1996. (Advisor: Gary Westfall)
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Todd Matthew Hamilton, "Multifragmentation of Highly Excited Nuclei". Ph.D. Dissertation, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, 1996. (Advisor: Romualdo deSouza)
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1995


Theses

Aseem Srivastava, "Properties of Electron Cyclotron Resonance Plasma Sources". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1995. (Advisor: Tim Antaya/Jes Asmussen)
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Damian Handzy, "Two-Proton Intensity Interferometry for Impact-Parameter Selected 36Ar+45Sc Collisions at E/A=80, 120 and 160 MeV". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1995. (Advisor: Konrad Gelbke)
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Dong-o Jeon, "Nonlinear Effects in the Vertical Motion of Ions in a Superconducting Cyclotron". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1995. (Advisor: Mort Gordon)
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Easwar Ramakrishnan, "Giant Dipole Resonance in Highly Excited 208Pb Nuclei". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1995. (Advisor: Michael Thoennessen)
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Eugene Gualtieri, "The Disappearance of Fusion-Fission and the Onset of Multifragmentation". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1995. (Advisor: Gary Westfall)
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John H. Kelley, "The Halo Nuclei 11Be and 8B Studied by Fragmentation Reactions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1995. (Advisor: Sam Austin)
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Mathias Steiner, "The Mirror Charge Exchange Reaction 13C(13N,13C)13N". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1995. (Advisor: Brad Sherrill)
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Steven Snyder, "Study and Redesign of the NSCL K500 Injection, Central Region and Phase Selection System". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1995. (Advisor: Mort Gordon)
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Thilina Annakkage, "Spin-Flip Studies with the (7Li,7Beγ) Reaction". Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1995. (Advisor: Joachim Janecke)
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Weishi Wan, "Theory of Applications of Arbitrary-Order Achromats". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1995. (Advisor: Martin Berz)
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Wen-Chien Hsi, "Onset of Vaporization in 197Au+197Au Collisions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1995. (Advisor: Bill Lynch)
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1994


Theses

Georg Heinz Hoffstaetter, "Rigorous Bounds on Survival Times in Circular Accelerators and Efficient Computation of Fringe-Field Transfer Maps". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1994. (Advisor: Martin Berz)
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James Bailey, "Phase Selection and Measurement in a Superconducting Cyclotron". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1994. (Advisor: Jerry Nolen)
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Jong-won Kim, "An Eight Tesla Superconducting Magnet for Cyclotron Studies". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1994. (Advisor: Henry Blosser)
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Lung-Sheng Lee, "Extraction Studies for the MSU K500 Conversion to a Proton Cancer Therapy Synchrocyclotron". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1994. (Advisor: Henry Blosser)
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1993


Theses

Brian Young, "Structure Studies of 11Li and 10Li". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1993. (Advisor: Walt Benenson)
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Catherine Mader, "Equilibrium and Non-Equilibrium Models for Particle Production in Heavy-Ion Collisions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1993. (Advisor: Wolfgang Bauer)
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Kihun Joh, "Beam Dynamics Studies of Four-Gap Superconducting Resonators". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1993. (Advisor: Jerry Nolen)
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Larry William Phair, "Multifragment Emission in Central Collisions of 36Ar+197Au at E/A=50, 80 and 110 MeV". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1993. (Advisor: Konrad Gelbke)
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Michael Lisa, "Impact Parameter-Gated Two-Proton Intensity Interferometry in Intermediate Energy Ion Collisions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1993. (Advisor: Konrad Gelbke)
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Tong Qing Li, "Multi-Fragmentation and Disappearance of Flow in Intermediate Energy Heavy-Ion Collisions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1993. (Advisor: Gary Westfall)
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1992


Theses

Donald Sackett, "The Electromagnetic Excitation of 11Li". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1992. (Advisor: Aaron Galonsky)
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Fan Zhu, "Two Particle Correlations and Excited State Populations in Nucleus-Nucleus Collisions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1992. (Advisor: Bill Lynch)
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George A. Souliotis, "Study of Projectile Fragmentation Reactions at Intermediate Energies". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1992. (Advisor: Dave Morrissey)
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Gwang Ho Yoo, "Investigation of High Lying States Using Single Nucleon Transfer Reactions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1992. (Advisor: Gary Crawley)
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Liang Zhao, "Nuclear Models for Beta and Double-Beta Decays". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1992. (Advisor: Alex Brown)
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Richard Harkewicz, "The Beta-Decay Branching Ratios of the Neutron-Rich Nucleus 15B". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1992. (Advisor: David Morrissey)
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Yuming Chen, "Half-Life of 32Si by Projectile Fragment Implantation". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1992. (Advisor: Ed Kashy)
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Yves Dardenne, "Inclusive Production Cross-Sections for Proton-Like Particles from 0.8-GeV/N La+La Collisions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1992. (Advisor: Bill McHarris)
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1991


Theses

Bao-An Li, "A Hadronic Transport Model for Relativistic Heavy Ion Collisions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1991. (Advisor: Wolfgang Bauer)
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Hongming Xu, "The Emission Temperature and the Nuclear Equation of State". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1991. (Advisor: Bill Lynch)
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James Edward Clayton, "High Energy Gamma Ray Production in Proton Induced Reactions at Energies of 104, 145 and 195 MeV". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1991. (Advisor: Walt Benenson)
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Michael Florian Mohar, "Production of Proton-Rich Nuclei Between Nickel and Zirconium". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1991. (Advisor: Dave Morrissey)
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Wen Guang Gong, "Two-Proton Intensity Interferometry in Intermediate Energy Heavy-Ion Collisions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1991. (Advisor: Konrad Gelbke)
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William Kenneth Wilson, "Azimuthal Distributions in Intermediate Energy Heavy-Ion Collisions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1991. (Advisor: Gary Westfall)
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Yeongduk Kim, "Multifragment Disintegrations in Intermediate Energy Nucleus-Nucleus Collisions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1991. (Advisor: Konrad Gelbke)
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1990


Theses

Daniel Cebra, "Charged Particle Correlations from Intermediate Energy Nuclear Reactions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1990. (Advisor: Gary Westfall)
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Lawrence H. Heilbronn, "Production of Neutron-Unbound States in Intermediate-Mass Fragments from N+Ag Reactions at E/A=35 MeV". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1990. (Advisor: Aaron Galonsky)
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Tapan Kumar Nayak, "Emission Temperatures from the Decay of Particle Unstable Complex Nuclei". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1990. (Advisor: Bill Lynch)
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XiaoYu Wu, "Conceptual Design and Orbit Dynamics in a 250 MeV Superconducting Synchrocyclotron". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1990. (Advisor: Mort Gordon)
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1989


Theses

Chui-Ling Tam, "High Energy Photon Productions in Nuclear Reactions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1989. (Advisor: Ed Kashy)
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David Mikolas, "Studies of the Beta Decay of Light Projectile Fragments Far From Stability". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1989. (Advisor: Jerry Nolen)
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Min-Zhuan Gong, "Time-Dependent Density-Matrix Theory". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1989. (Advisor: Mitsuru Tohyama)
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Wen-Tsae Chou, "Rotational Bands in 176Re and IBA Calculations for Odd-Odd Re Isotopes". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1989. (Advisor: Bill McHarris)
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Zu Qi Xie, "The Effect of Space Charge Force on Beams Extracted from ECR Ion Sources". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1989. (Advisor: Jerry Nolen)
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1988


Theses

Jeong Ho Lee, "A Study of Statistical Equilibrium in a Nuclear System at Low Bombarding Energies". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1988. (Advisor: Walt Benenson)
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Ziping Chen, "Two-Particle Correlations at Small Relative Momenta, Measured for the Reactions 14N+Au at E/A=35 MeV and 16O+Au at E/A=94 MeV". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1988. (Advisor: Konrad Gelbke)
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1987


Theses

Anna Rosa Lampis, "High-Energy Gamma Rays in Heavy-Ion Collisions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1987. (Advisor: John Stevenson)
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Charles Bloch, "Neutrons in Coincidence with Intermediate Mass Fragments at Large Angles from 14N+Ag Reactions at 20 and 35 MeV/Nucleon". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1987. (Advisor: Walt Benenson)
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Daniel Fox, "Angular Correlation Near the Fermi Energy". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1987. (Advisor: Gary Westfall)
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Silvana Patriza Angius, "Streamer Chamber Study of Intermediate-Energy Nuclear Collisions with CCD Cameras". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1987. (Advisor: Gary Crawley)
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1986


Theses

Bruce Milton, "Phase Selection in the K500 Cyclotron and the Development of a Non-Linear Transfer Matrix Program". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1986. (Advisor: Henry Blosser)
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Bruce Remington, "Neutron-Fragment Coincidence Measurements in 14N+165Ho and 14N+N: Reactions at 35 MeV/Nucleon". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1986. (Advisor: Aaron Galonsky)
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David James Fields, "The Emission of Complex Fragments from Highly Excited Nuclear Systems". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1986. (Advisor: Konrad Gelbke)
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James Edward Duffy, "Particle Response Function in Samarium and Europium Isotopes". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1986. (Advisor: Gary Crawley)
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Jian-Qun Wu, "Subbarrier Fusion in Light and Medium Heavy Systems". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1986. (Advisor: George Bertsch)
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Kevin B. Beard, "High Energy Gamma Rays in Intermediate Energy Nucleus-Nucleus Collisions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1986. (Advisor: Ed Kashy)
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1985


Theses

Bradley Marc Sherrill, "The Atomic Masses of 57Cu and 59Zn". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1985. (Advisor: Walt Benenson)
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Joseph Molitoris, "Non-Equilibrium and Quantal Aspects of Relativistic Heavy Ion Collisions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1985. (Advisor: Horst Stöcker)
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Mark Steven Curtin, "Beta Decay Studies of Neutron-Rich Nuclei". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1985. (Advisor: Jerry Nolen)
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Michael William Curtin, "Composite Particle Production in Intermediate Energy Heavy Ion Collisions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1985. (Advisor: David Scott)
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William Erich Ormand, "Isospin-Symmetry Violation in Light Nuclei". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1985. (Advisor: Alex Brown)
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Zachary Koeing, "Multi-Particle Correlations with Intermediate Energy Heavy Ion Reactions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1985. (Advisor: Gary Westfall)
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1984


Theses

Barbara Vincenta Jacak, "Fragment Production in Intermediate Energy Heavy Ion Reactions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1984. (Advisor: Gary Westfall)
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Bruce Earl Hasselquist, "Measurement of Light Particle-Complex Fragment Coincidence Cross Sections". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1984. (Advisor: Gary Crawley)
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Haitooke Sarafian, "A Study of Nuclear Pion Absorption". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1984. (Advisor: Hugh McManus)
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Timothy Allen Antaya, "The Development of a Discharged Heated Penning Ion Source for Multiply-Charged Ions in a K=500 Superconducting Cyclotron". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1984. (Advisor: Mort Gordon)
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1983


Theses

Janaki Narayanaswamy, "A Study of the Gamow Teller Strength in 40,42,44,48Ca from the (p,n) Reaction at 120 MeV". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1983. (Advisor: Sam Austin)
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Raad Abdul-Karim Radhi, "Calculations of Elastic and Inelastic Electron Scattering in Light Nuclei with Shell-Model Wave Functions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1983. (Advisor: Hobson Wildenthal)
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William Chaffee, "The Levels of the Odd-Odd Nucleus 118Sb below 1200 keV". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1983. (Advisor: Bill Kelly)


1982


Theses

Arno George Ledebuhr, "Experimental Studies of Isobaric Quintets". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1982. (Advisor: Hamish Robertson)
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Dongwoo Cha, "The Sigma Tau+ Strength in Nuclei". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1982. (Advisor: George Bertsch)
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Jose Carvalho, "High Spin States in 168Yb and 128Ce". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1982. (Advisor: Fred Bernthal)
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Joseph Eugene Finck, "A Study of 206Pb by Inelastic Scattering of 35 MeV Protons". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1982. (Advisor: Gary Crawley)
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1981


Theses

James Arthur Carr, "Pion Inelastic Scattering and the Pion-Nucleus Effective Interaction". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1981. (Advisor: Hugh McManus)
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Karen Stricker, "A Study of the Pion-Nucleus Optical Potential". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1981. (Advisor: Hugh McManus)
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Robert Clare Melin, "Multipole Moments of 232Th, 232,236,238U Using Proton Inelastic Scattering". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1981. (Advisor: Jerry Nolen)
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Terry Clayton Awes, "A Study of the Mechanism of 16O-Induced Reactions Between 140 and 315 MeV Incident Energies". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1981. (Advisor: Konrad Gelbke)
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1980


Theses

David Mundinger, "A Hydrodynamic Theory of Heavy Ion Collisions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1980. (Advisor: George Bertsch)
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Marcello Michael DiStasio, "Experimental Theoretical Modeling Studies of the Siegfried Mass Identification System". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1980. (Advisor: Bill McHarris)
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Rahmat Aryaeinejad, "In-Beam Gamma-Ray Spectroscopy of Excited States in Odd-Mass N=80 Nuclei". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1980. (Advisor: Bill McHarris)
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Wayne Harold Bentley, "High-Spin Structure of 116Sb and 118Sb". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1980. (Advisor: Bill Kelly)
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1979


Theses

Paul Thomas (Jr.) Deason, "A Study of 192,194,196,198Pt Using the (p,t) and (p,p') Reactions and the Interacting Boson Approximation Model". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1979. (Advisor: Fred Bernthal)
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Raymond Devito, "Determination of the Coulomb Correction and Isovector Term of the Nucleon-Nucleus Optical Model Potential From Neutron Elastic Scattering at 30.3 and 40 MeV". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1979. (Advisor: Sam Austin)
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Steven Ray Faber, "The g-Factor of the 19/2- State in 115Sb and High Spin Structure of 180W". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1979. (Advisor: Fred Bernthal)
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1978


Theses

Paul Alexander Smith, "Features of the (p,α) Reaction". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1978. (Advisor: Jerry Nolen)
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1977


Theses

Carol Lynne Dors, "High-Spin Rotational Band Structure of 178W and 178W". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1977. (Advisor: Fred Bernthal)
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1976


Theses

Dennis Warren Mueller, "Coulomb Displacement Energies of 1f7/2 Shell Mirror Nuclei". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1976. (Advisor: Ed Kashy)
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Kenneth Gilbert, "The Effect of Internal Nucleon Motion and Nuclear Binding on Elastic Pion-Nucleus Scattering". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1976.


Michael David Edmiston, "Construction and Use of an On-Line Mass Identification System". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1976. (Advisor: Bill McHarris)
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Wilton Chung, "Empirical Renormalization of Shell-Model Hamiltonians and Magnetic Dipole Moments of sd-Shell Nuclei". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1976. (Advisor: Hobson Wildenthal)
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1975


Theses

Clare Ben Morgan, "States in 116Sb from 116Te Decay and 116Sn(p, n) 116Sb". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1975. (Advisor: Bill Kelly)
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David Show, "A Study of the (p,d) Reaction on the Germanium Isotopes". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1975. (Advisor: Hobson Wildenthal)
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Robert Doering, "Isobaric Analog State Transitions in (p,n) Reactions on 48Ca, 90Zr, 120Sn, and 208Pb at 25, 35, and 45 MeV". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1975. (Advisor: Aaron Galonsky)
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1974


Theses

Bingley Poon, "Alpha particle model of 16O". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1974. (Advisor: Hobson Wildenthal)


Richard Brian Firestone, "Anomalous Epsilon/Beta+ Decay Branching Ratios". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1974. (Advisor: Bill McHarris)
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William Frecerick Steele, "A Survey of the (3He,7Be) Reaction at 70 MeV". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1974. (Advisor: Gary Crawley)
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William Thomas Wagner, "A High Resolution Study of Proton Inelastic Scattering from 207Pb, 208Pb, and 209Bi". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1974. (Advisor: Gary Crawley)
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1973


Theses

James Allen Rice, "A Study of Several Odd-Odd s-d Shell Nuclei via the (p,d) Reaction at 35 MeV". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1973. (Advisor: Hobson Wildenthal)
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John C. Collins, "Phase Selection Mechanisms in Isochronous Cyclotrons Producing High Resolution Beams". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1973. (Advisor: Mort Gordon)
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Kenneth Kosanke, "A Study of the Helium-Jet Recoil-Transport Method". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1973. (Advisor: Bill McHarris)
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Richard Trilling, "Simple Excitation of Doubly Closed Shell Nuclei". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1973. (Advisor: Hugh McManus)
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1972


Theses

Carl Jerome Maggiore, "Energy Dependent Study of Inelastic Proton Scattering from 48Ca". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1972. (Advisor: Chuck Gruhn)
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Duane Clark Larson, "Inelastic Proton Scattering from 138Ba and 144Sm and Its Microscopic Interpretation". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1972. (Advisor: Sam Austin)
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Ivan Dwight Proctor, "A Study of 17O and 17F Through Charged Particle Reactions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1972. (Advisor: Walt Benenson)
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Lawrence E. Samuelson, "Properties of Gamma-Ray Transitions in 56Co from 56Ni Decay and 56Fe(p,nγ) 56Co". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1972. (Advisor: Bill Kelly)
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Lolo M. Panggabean, "Proton Induced Spallation of 20Ne and the Astrophysical Production of the Lithium Isotopes". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1972. (Advisor: Sam Austin)
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Richard Harry Howell, "Proton Spin Flip Probability in Inelastic Scattering on 120Sn and 124Sn at 30 MeV". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1972. (Advisor: Aaron Galonsky)
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Stanley Fox, "14N(P,P') at 29.8, 36.6, and 40.0 MeV and the Strength of the Tensor Force in Nuclear Reactions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1972. (Advisor: Sam Austin)
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Thomas M. (Jr.) Amos, "Neutron Yields from Proton Bombardment of Thick Targets". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1972. (Advisor: Aaron Galonsky)
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1971


Theses

Gregg Carl Giesler, "Nuclear Spectroscopy Studies of Some Short-Lived and Neutron Deficient Ga and Zn Isotopes". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1971. (Advisor: Bill McHarris)
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Helmut Wolfram Laumer, "Proton Induced Reactions on 14N and 16O and the Creation of Elements Lithium, Beryllium and Boron". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1971. (Advisor: Sam Austin)
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Jerry Nelson Black, "Nuclear Spectroscopic Studies of Short-Lived Neutron-Deficient Species in the f7/2 -Shell Region". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1971. (Advisor: Bill McHarris)
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John Dreisbach, "Performance Estimates of a Median Plane Injection System for the Michigan State University Cyclotron". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1971. (Advisor: Mort Gordon)
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Richard Todd, "Gamma-Ray Spectroscopic Studies of Members of the A=141 Decay Chain". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1971. (Advisor: Bill Kelly)
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Ronald William Goles, "The (p,t) Reaction on Rare Earth Nuclei". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1971. (Advisor: Bill McHarris)
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1970


Theses

Douglas Bayer, "Inelastic Proton Scattering from 16O at Bombarding Energies from 24.6 to 40.1 MeV". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1970. (Advisor: Walt Benenson)
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Fred L. Petrovich, "Some Observations Concerning the use of Realistic Forces in a Microscopic Description of the Inelastic Scattering of Nucleons from Nuclei at Medium Energies". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1970. (Advisor: Hugh McManus)
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George F. Trentelman, "An Experimental Test of the Isobaric Multiplet Mass Equation". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1970. (Advisor: Ed Kashy)
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James Burke Cross, "The Electron Capture Decay Schemes of Bi203 and Bi204". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1970. (Advisor: Bill McHarris)
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Raymond Edwin Doebler, "Gamma Ray Spectroscopic Studies of States in Neutron-Deficient Pb and Tl Isotopes". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1970. (Advisor: Bill McHarris)
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Richard Earl Eppley, "Nuclear Spectroscopic Studies of Neutron-Deficient, Odd-Mass Rare Earths Near the N=82 Closed Shell". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1970. (Advisor: Bill McHarris)
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Thomas Yao-Ting Kuo, "Energy Dependence of Proton Inelastic Scattering from 40Ca". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1970. (Advisor: Chuck Gruhn)
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William Lucas Pickles, "Elastic Scattering and Reactions in the Bombardment of 14N by 20 MeV Deuterons". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1970. (Advisor: Ed Kashy)
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1969


Theses

Donald Slanina, "The Optical Potential in Proton-Nucleus Scattering". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1969. (Advisor: Hugh McManus)
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Dwight Beecher Beery, "Gamma Ray Spectroscopy Studies of the Excited States of Odd Protons (Odd Mass) Nuclei in the Z=50-62, N=64-82 Region". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1969. (Advisor: Bill Kelly)
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Glenn T. Williamson, "A Study of the Production and Decay of Resonant States in Peripheral High Energy Collisions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1969. (Advisor: Hugh McManus)
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James J. Kolata, "Proton Spin Flip in the Reactions 12C(p,p') 12C*(4.44) and 120Sn(p,p') 120Sn*(1.17)". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1969. (Advisor: Aaron Galonsky)
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Phillip James Plauger, "Spectroscopy in the Titanium Isotopes via (p,d) and (p,t) Reactions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1969. (Advisor: Ed Kashy)
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Robert Alton Paddock, "A Study of the Energy Levels of 18Ne, 22Mg, 26Si, 30S, 34Ar, and 38Ca by the (p,t) Reaction". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1969. (Advisor: Walt Benenson)
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1968


Theses

James Lewis Snelgrove, "Energy Dependence and Spectroscopy in the 16O(p,d) 15O and 15N(p,d) 14N Reactions". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1968. (Advisor: Ed Kashy)
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John Kopf, "JANUS: A Realtime Timesharing Computer System for Use in Nuclear Physics Experiments". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1968. (Advisor: Aaron Galonsky)
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Kenneth M. Thompson, "Inelastic Proton Scattering at 40 MeV from the Even Nickel Isotopes". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1968. (Advisor: Chuck Gruhn)
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1967


Theses

George Berzins, "High Resolution Gamma Ray Spectral Studies of the Decays of 117Te, 119gTe, 119mTe, 129gTe, and 129mTe". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1967. (Advisor: Bill Kelly)
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Lorenz Kull, "An Investigation of (p,d) Reaction in 1p Shell Nuclei". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1967. (Advisor: Ed Kashy)
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Louis Beyer, "The Michigan State University Six Gap β-Ray Spectrometer and its Application to the β- and γ-Ray Spectroscopic Studies of 83Sr and 131mTe". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1967. (Advisor: Bill Kelly)
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Raymond Kozub, "An Investigation of the (p,d) Reaction on N=Z Nuclei in the 2s-1d Shell". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1967. (Advisor: Ed Kashy)
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Robert Etherton, "Conversion-Electron and Gamma-Ray Experiments with the Decay of Bromine-82 and Strontium-83". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1967. (Advisor: Bill Kelly)
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1966


Theses

Merrit Mallory, "Phase Space Density Studies on Cyclotron Ion Sources". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1966. (Advisor: Henry Blosser)
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Richard Eugene Berg, "Precise Methods for Pre-Calculation of Cyclotron Control Settings". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1966. (Advisor: Mort Gordon)
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Ronald Auble, "A Study of Nuclear Energy Levels in 121Sb, 123Sb, 125Sb and 127I Using Beta- and Gamma-Ray Spectroscopy". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1966. (Advisor: Bill Kelly)
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1964


Theses

Jack W. Beal, "Studies of Beam Deflection for a Three-Sector Cyclotron". Ph.D. Dissertation, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1964. (Advisor: Henry Blosser)
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