Department of Physics

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Ariel Caticha

Nawaz, S., Abedi, M., Caticha, A. (2016). Entropic Dynamics on Curved Spaces. In A. Giffin and K. Knuth (Eds.), Proceedings of the 35th International Workshop on Bayesian Inference and Maximum Entropy Methods in Science and Engineering. Potsdam, NY: American Institute of Physics.

Ipek, S., Caticha, A. (2016). Relational Entropic Dynamics of Particles. In A. Giffin and K. Knuth (Eds.), Proceedings of the 35th International Workshop on Bayesian Inference and Maximum Entropy Methods in Science and Engineering. Potsdam, NY: American Institute of Physics.

Caticha, A. (2016). Changes of variables and the renormalization group (Caltech preprint CALT-68-1099). Pasadena: California Institute of Technology.


Laila Hassan

Hassan, L., MacDonald, C. (2016). Coherent Scatter Imaging Monte Carlo Simulation. Journal of Medical Imaging, 3(3).

Kern, K., Peerzada, L., Hassan, L., MacDonald, C. (2016). Design for a Coherent Scatter Imaging System Compatible with Screening Mammography. Journal of Medical Imaging, 3(3).

Hassan, L., Starr-Baier, S. N., MacDonald, C., Petruccelli, J. C. (2017). Monte Carlo simulations of a novel coherent scatter materials discrimination system. SPIE Proceedings, 10187, 101879-1:9.

Petruccelli, J. C., Hayden, D., Starr-Baier, S., Tahir, S., Ur-Rehman, M., Hassan, L., MacDonald, C. (2016). Phase and coherent scatter imaging for improved discrimination of low-density materials. SPIE Proceedings, 9847, C1-C9.


Vivek Jain

Jain, V. (2016-17). ATLAS Collaboration Papers. Co-author on 143 articles online and in various journals. Geneva: CERN (Organisation Européenne pour la Recherche Nucléaire / European Organization for Nuclear Research).


Alexander Khmaladze

Sfakis, L., Sharikova, A., Costa, F., Tuschel, D., Larsen, M., Castracane, J., Khmaladze, A. (2017). Core/Shell Nanofiber Characterization by Raman Scanning Microscopy. Biomedical Optics Express, 8(2), 1025-1035.

Sfakis, L., Kamaldinov, T., Larsen, M., Castracane, J., Khmaladze, A. (2016). Quantification of Confocal Images Using LabVIEW for Tissue Engineering Applications. Tissue engineering. Part C, Methods, 22(11), 1028-1037.

Jasensky, J., Boughton,, A., Khmaladze, A., Ding, J., Zhang, C., Swain, J., Smith, G., Chen, Z., Smith, G. (2016). Live-Cell Quantification and Comparison of Mammalian Oocyte Cytosolic Lipid Content Between Species During Development, and in Relation to Body Composition Using Nonlinear Vibrational Microscopy. Analyst, 141, 4694-4706.

Sharikova, A., Saide, G., Sfakis, L., Park, J. Y., Desta, H., Maloney, M. C., Castracane, J., Mahajan, S. D., Khmaladze, A. (2017). Monitoring of live cell cultures during apoptosis by phase imaging and Raman spectroscopy. Proceedings of SPIE, 100740, 100740V.

Das, A., Costa, F. X., Khmaladze, A., Barroso, M., Sharikova, A. (2016). Raman hyperspectral imaging of iron transport across membranes in cells. Proceedings of SPIE, 9976, 99760C.


Kevin Knuth

Knuth, K. H. (2016). Understanding the electron. In D. Rickles, I. Durham (Ed.), Information and Interaction: Eddington, Wheeler, and the Limits of Knowledge (Springer Frontiers Collection) (pp. 181-207). Springer-Verlag.

Walsh, J. L., Knuth, K. H. (2017). A classification of event sequences in the influence network. In G. Verdoolaege (Ed.), Bayesian Inference and Maximum Entropy Methods in Science and Engineering (MaxEnt 2016), Ghent, Belgium, July 2016 (pp. 090004). AIP.

Walsh, J. L., Knuth, K. H. (2016). An information physics derivation of geodesic equations from the influence network. In A. Giffin, K.H. Knuth (Ed.), Bayesian Inference and Maximum Entropy Methods in Science and Engineering (MaxEnt 2015), Potsdam, NY, USA, July 2015 (vol. 1757, pp. 030005). Melville, NY: American Institute of Physics.

Placek, B. H., Knuth, K. H. (2016). The detection and characterization of exoplanets with EXONEST. In A. Giffin, K.H. Knuth (Ed.), Bayesian Inference and Maximum Entropy Methods in Science and Engineering (MaxEnt 2015), Potsdam, NY, USA, July 2015 (vol. 1757, pp. 060004). Melville, NY: American Institute of Physics.

Knuth, K. H. (2016). Why square roots of probabilities? In A. Giffin, K.H. Knuth (Ed.), Bayesian Inference and Maximum Entropy Methods in Science and Engineering (MaxEnt 2015), Potsdam, NY, USA, July 2015 (vol. 1757, pp. 020001). Melville, NY: American Institute of Physics.


William A. Lanford

Dhungana, S., Nguyen, T. D., Nordell, B. J., Caruso, A. N., Paquette, M. M., Chollon, G., Lanford, W. A., Scharfenberger, K., Jacob, D., King, S. (2017). Boron and high-k dielectrics: Possible fourth etch stop colors for mulipattern optical lithography processing. Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology, 35(2), 21510.

Dhungana, S., Nordell, B., Caruso, A. N., Paquette, M., Lanford, W. A., Scharfenberger, K., Jacob, D., King, S. (2016). Combinatorial survey of fluorinated plasma etching in the silicon-oxygen-carbon-nitrogen-hydrogen system. Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology, 34(6), 61302.

Nordell, B., Keck, C., Nguyen, T., Caruse, A., Purohit, S., Lanford, W. A., Dutta, D., Gidley, D., Henry, P., King, S., Paquette, M. (2016). Tuning the properties of a complex disordered material: Full factorial investigation of PECVD-grown amorphous hydrogenated boron carbideb. Materials Chemistry and Physics, 173, 268-284.


Oleg Lunin

Lunin, O., Chervonyi, Y. (2016). Generalized λ-deformations of AdSp×Sp. Nuclear Physics, B913, 912.

Lunin, O., Chervonyi, Y. (2016). Supergravity background of the λ-deformed AdS3 × S3 supercoset. Nuclear Physics, B910, 685.


Carolyn MacDonald

MacDonald, C. (2017). An Introduction to X-ray Physics, Optics, and Applications. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.

Tahir, S., Bashir, S., Petruccelli, J. C., MacDonald, C. (2017). Mesh-Based Phase Contrast Fourier Transform Imaging. Optics Communication, 389, 103-109.

Hassan, L., MacDonald, C. (2016). Coherent Scatter Imaging Monte Carlo Simulation. Journal of Medical Imaging, 3(3).

Kern, K., Peerzada, L., Hassan, L., MacDonald, C. (2016). Design for a Coherent Scatter Imaging System Compatible with Screening Mammography. Journal of Medical Imaging, 3(3).

Hassan, L., Starr-Baier, S. N., MacDonald, C., Petruccelli, J. C. (2017). Monte Carlo simulations of a novel coherent scatter materials discrimination system. SPIE Proceedings, 10187, 101879-1:9.

MacDonald, C., Petruccelli, J. C. (2016). Polycapillary optics for medical applications. Journal of Physics Conference Series 776(1), 012001

Petruccelli, J. C., Hayden, D., Starr-Baier, S., Tahir, S., Ur-Rehman, M., Hassan, L., MacDonald, C. (2016). Phase and coherent scatter imaging for improved discrimination of low-density materials. SPIE Proceedings, 9847, C1-C9.


Jonathan C. Petruccelli

Tahir, S., Bashir, S., Petruccelli, J. C., MacDonald, C. (2017). Mesh-Based Phase Contrast Fourier Transform Imaging. Optics Communication, 389, 103-109.

Chakraborty, T., Petruccelli, J. C. (2017). Source Diversity Transport of Intensity Phase Imaging. Optics Express, 25(8), 9122-9137.

Hassan, L., Starr-Baier, S. N., MacDonald, C., Petruccelli, J. C. (2017). Monte Carlo simulations of a novel coherent scatter materials discrimination system. SPIE Proceedings, 10187, 101879-1:9.

MacDonald, C., Petruccelli, J. C. (2016). Polycapillary optics for medical applications. Journal of Physics Conference Series 776(1), 012001

Petruccelli, J. C., Hayden, D., Starr-Baier, S., Tahir, S., Ur-Rehman, M., Hassan, L., MacDonald, C. (2016). Phase and coherent scatter imaging for improved discrimination of low-density materials. SPIE Proceedings, 9847, C1-C9.

Petruccelli, J. C., Chakraborty, T. (2016). Transport of intensity phase imaging using Bessel sources (pp. 98700C). SPIE Proceedings, 9870, 98700C.


Daniel G. Robbins

Becker, K., Becker, M., Linch, W., Randall, S., Robbins, D. G. (2017). All Chern-Simons Invariants of 4D, N=1 Gauged Superform Hierarchies. Journal of High Energy Physics, 2017(04), 30.

Becker, M., Cabrera, Y., Robbins, D. G. (2017). Defects and boundary RG flows in C/Z_d. Journal of High Energy Physics, 2017(02), 20.

Becker, K., Becker, M., Guha, S., Linch, W., Robbins, D. G. (2016). M-theory potential from the G2 Hitchin functional in superspace. Journal of High Energy Physics, 2016(12), 17.

Maxfield, T., Robbins, D. G., Sethi, S. (2016). A Landscape of Field Theories. Journal of High Energy Physics, 2016(11), 26.


Anna Sharikova

Sfakis, L., Sharikova, A., Costa, F., Tuschel, D., Larsen, M., Castracane, J., Khmaladze, A. (2017). Core/Shell Nanofiber Characterization by Raman Scanning Microscopy. Biomedical Optics Express, 8(2), 1025-1035.

Sharikova, A., Saide, G., Sfakis, L., Park, J. Y., Desta, H., Maloney, M. C., Castracane, J., Mahajan, S. D., Khmaladze, A. (2017). Monitoring of live cell cultures during apoptosis by phase imaging and Raman spectroscopy. Proceedings of SPIE, 100740, 100740V.

Das, A., Costa, F. X., Khmaladze, A., Barroso, M., Sharikova, A. (2016). Raman hyperspectral imaging of iron transport across membranes in cells. Proceedings of SPIE, 9976, 99760C.


Sean N. Starr-Baier

Hassan, L., Starr-Baier, S. N., MacDonald, C., Petruccelli, J. C. (2017). Monte Carlo simulations of a novel coherent scatter materials discrimination system. SPIE Proceedings, 10187, 101879-1:9.


Matthew Szydagis

Akerib, D. S., Araújo, Szydagis, M., et al. (2017). Chromatographic separation of radioactive noble gases from xenon. Astroparticle Physics, D(16), 00066.

Akerib, D. S., Araújo, Szydagis, M., et al. (2017). Results from a search for dark matter in the complete LUX exposure. Physical Review Letters (PRL), 118(2), 021303.

Akerib, D. S., Araújo, Szydagis, M., et al. (2016). Signal yields, energy resolution, and recombination fluctuations in liquid xenon. Physical Review D (PRD), 95(1), 012008.

Akerib, D. S., Araújo, Szydagis, M., et al. (2016). The Present and Future of Searching for Dark Matter with LUX and LZ (vol. 220). Proceedings of Science (PoS) ICHEP2016.

Akerib, D. S., Araújo, Szydagis, M., et al. (2017). LUX-ZEPLIN (LZ) Technical Design Report (LBNL-1007256), LZ Collaboration.