Dr. Justin A Clinton
PhD

 

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Education

Ph.D.,  Nuclear Engineering,  December 2011
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 
Dissertation: “The Optimization and Characterization of a Novel Solid State Neutron Detector”
Dr. Yaron Danon, Committee Chair

B.S., Nuclear Engineering/Engineering Physics, May 2004
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Awards

Alumni Graduate Fellowship, University of Florida (2004-2006)

L. David Walthousen Award, Rensselaer Polytechnic, (2004)

Publications

 Peer-Reviewed

 A.W. Decker, S.A. Heider, M. Millett, S.R. McHale, J.A. Clinton, J.W. McClory, “Verification and Validation of MCNP6.1 Neutron Protection Factor Estimates of an Armored Vehicle Surrogate Using the White Sands Missile Range Fast Burst Reactor,” Journal of Radiation Effects, Research and Engineering, vol. 36, no. 1, pp. 65-70, April 2018

A.W. Decker, S.R. McHale, J.A. Clinton, J.W. McClory, and M. Millett, “Verification and Validation of MCNP6.1 Neutron Protection Factor Estimates Using the WSMR Fast Burst Reactor,” Journal of Radiation Effects, Research and Engineering, vol. 35, no. 1, pp. 43-48, April 2017.

A. W. Decker, S. R. McHale, M. P. Shannon, J. A. Clinton and J. W. McClory, "Novel Bonner Sphere Spectrometer Response Functions Using MCNP6," in IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, vol. 62, no. 4, pp. 1689-1694, Aug. 2015

A.W. Decker, M.P. Shannon, J.A. Clinton, J.W. McClory, S.R. McHale, "Verification and Validation of Monte Carlo N-particle Code 6 (MCNP6) with Neutron Protection Factor Measurements of an Iron Box", Journal of Radiation Effects, Research and Engineering, vol. 33, no. 1-E, pp. 252-259, May 2015.

T. P. Genda, J. W. McClory, S. R. McHale, J.A. Clinton, B.R. Kowash, "Optimization of Detector Placement for High Energy Photon Interrogation of Special Nuclear Material", Journal of Radiation Effects, Research and Engineering, vol. 33, no. 1-E, pp. 130-140, May 2015

K.A. DeLorme, J.W. Engle, F.M. Nortier, E.R. Birnbaum, K.D. John, K.R. Jackman, L.A. Marus, B.R. Kowash,S. McHale, J.A. Clinton,“ Production Potential of Scandium-47 using Spallation Neutrons at the Los Alamos Isotope Production Facility,” J Nucl Med. 2014; 55 (Supplement 1):1468

R. Dahal, K. C. Huang, J. Clinton, N. LiCausi, J.-Q. Lu, Y. Danon, I. Bhat,  " Self-powered micro-structured solid state neutron detector with very low leakage current and high efficiency" , Applied Physics Letters 100, 243507 (2012).

Y Danon, J Clinton, K. C. Huang, N. LiCausi, R. Dahal, J.-Q. Lu. I Bhat, " Towards High Efficiency Thermal and Fast Solid-State Neutron Detectors" , Journal of Instrumentation, Vol. 7 (2012).

Nicholas LiCausi, Justin Clinton, Yaron Danon, James J.-Q. Lu and Ishwara B. Bhat, " Deposition and Etching of Conformal Boron Films for Neutron Detector Applications" , MRS Proceedings, 1307 (2011)

 J Clinton, N Licausi, Y Danon, J Lu , and I Bhat,    " Directional Response of Microstructure Solid State Thermal Neutron Detectors" , Transactions of the American Nuclear Society and Embedded Topical Meeting Isotopes for Medicine and Industry, Las Vegas, NV, 2010

 N LiCausi, J Clinton, Y Danon, J Lu, and I Bhat,  " Deposition and Etching of Conformal Boron Films for Neutron Detector Applications" , MRS Proc., Fall Meeting, Boston, MA, 2010

 *J Dingley, N Licausi, Y Danon, I Bhat, and J Lu, " Optimization of a Novel Self-Powered Solid State Neutron Detector" International Conference on Mathematics, Computational Methods & Reactor Physics , Saratoga Springs, NY, 2009

 N LiCausi, *J Dingley, Y Danon, Lu  and I Bhat,  " A Novel Solid-State Self Powered Neutron Detector" ,Proc. SPIE 7079 (2008)

 *J Dingley, U J Tipnis, D Gilland, " Cardiac 511 keV SPECT Simulation with a Compact Detector Design" , IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference, Puerto Rico, Oct 2005

Conference Proceedings

 J Clinton, S McHale, B Kowash, J McClory, “Neutron Spectrometry and Source Location Using Solid-State Detectors,” Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference (NSS/MIC), 2013

Nicholas LiCausi, Justin Clinton, Yaron Danon, James J.-Q. Lu and Ishwara B. Bhat, “Deposition and Etching of Conformal Boron Films for Neutron Detector Applications,” MRS Proceedings, 1307 (2011)

J Clinton, N Licausi, Y Danon, J Lu , and I Bhat,  “Directional Response of Microstructure Solid State Thermal Neutron Detectors,” Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, 2010

N LiCausi, J Clinton, Y Danon, J Lu, and I Bhat, “Deposition and Etching of Conformal Boron Films for Neutron Detector Applications,” MRS Proc., Fall Meeting, Boston, MA, 2010

*J Dingley, N Licausi, Y Danon, I Bhat, and J Lu, "Optimization of a Novel Self-Powered Solid State Neutron Detector" International Conference on Mathematics, Computational Methods & Reactor Physics, Saratoga Springs, NY, 2009

 N LiCausi, *J Dingley, Y Danon, Lu  and I Bhat, “A Novel Solid-State Self Powered Neutron Detector,” Proc. SPIE 7079 (2008)

 *J Dingley, U J Tipnis, D Gilland, “Cardiac 511 keV SPECT Simulation with a Compact Detector Design”, IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference (NSS/MIC), 2005

 * Name changed from J Dingley to J Clinton in 2009

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