Lt Col Michael L. Dexter

Assistant Professor of Nuclear Engineering

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Education

Ph.D., Nuclear Physics, Air Force Institute of Technology, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio
Sep 2015

M.S., Applied Physics, Air Force Institute of Technology, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio
Mar 2009

B.S., Applied Physics, University of Nebraska at Omaha, Omaha, Nebraska
May 2004

Awards

Military Decorations

Air Force Commendation Medal – One Oak Leaf Cluster     2013  

Joint Service Commendation Medal                                        2011

Joint Service Achievement Medal                                            2001

Academic

AETC Nuclear Deterrence Operations Professional Team of the Year Award (2019)

Publications

Refereed Publications

  1. M. L. Dexter, J. W. McClory, and B. R. Kowash, “Investigation and Development of Forensic Techniques for Estimating the Mass-To-Yield Ratio of a Nuclear Detonation with Remote Optical Sensors,” Journal of Radiation Effects, Research and Engineering, vol. 34, no. 1, pp. 43-52, December 2016.

 Conference Publications

  1. M. L. Dexter, M. Bohn, “Detection and Characterization of a Laser Induced Plasma,” Proc. of APS 53, No. 8 (2008)
  2. M. L. Dexter, J.W. McClory, “Investigation and Development of a Spectrally Dependent Nuclear Yield Correction Factor,” presented at the 2016 Hardened Electronics and Radiation Technology Conference in Monterey, CA on 7 April 2016.

 

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