Peer Reviewed Publications

 

2019 S. Finkeldei, J.O. Kiggans, R.D. Hunt, A.T. Nelson, K.A. Terrani. "Fabrication of UO2-Mo composite fuel with enhanced thermal conductivity from sol-gel feedstock." Journal of Nuclear Materials 520 (2019): 56-64. 10.1016/j.jnucmat.2019.04.011

 

2019 R.D. Hunt, J.L. Collins, M.H. Lloyd, S. Finkeldei. "Production of more ideal uranium trioxide microspheres for the sol-gel microsphere pelletization process without the use of carbon." Journal of Nuclear Materials 515 (2019):107-110. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jnucmat.2018.12.029

2018 S. Finkeldei, J. Kiggans, R. Hunt, K. Terrani. "Processing of Enhanced UO2 Fuel Starting from a Sol-Gel Feedstock." Transactions of the American Nuclear Society 118 (2018). 

2018 E. Muehr-Ebert, E. Lichte, A. Bukaemskiy, S. Finkeldei, M. Klinkenberg, F. Brandt, D. Bosbach, G. Modolo. "Dissolution behavior of MgO based inert matrix fuel for the transmutation of minor actinides." Journal of Nuclear Materials 505 (2018):94-104. 10.1016/j.jnucmat.2018.04.001

2017 S. Szenknect, S. Finkeldei, F. Brandt, J. Ravaux, M. Odorico, R. Podor, J. Lautru, N. Dacheux, D. Bosbach "Monitoring the microstructural evolution of Nd2Zr2O7 pyrochlore during dissolution at 90 °C in 4 M HCl: Implications regarding the evaluation of the chemical durability." Journal of Nuclear Materials 496 (2017): 97-108. 10.1016/j.jnucmat.2017.09.029

2017 S. Finkeldei, Ph. Kegler, P.M. Kowalski, C. Schreinemachers, F. Brandt, A.A. Bukaemskiy, V.L. Vinograd, G. Beridze, A. Shelyug, A. Navrotsky, D. Bosbach. "Composition dependent order-disorder transition in NdxZr1-xO2-0.5x pyrochlores: a combined structural, calorimetric and ab initio modeling study."
Acta Materialia 125, (2017): 166-176. 10.1016/j.actamat.2016.11.059

2016 J. Shamblin, M. Feygenson, J. Neuefeind, C.L. Tracy, F. Zhang, S. Finkeldei, D. Bosbach, H. Zhou, R.C. Ewing, M. Lang."Probing disorder in isometric pyrochlore and related complex oxides." Nature Materials 15, (2016): 507-511. 10.1038/nmat4581

2015 C. Fischer, S. Finkeldei, F. Brandt, D. Bosbach, A. Lüttge. "Direct measurement of surface dissolution rates in potential nuclear                                    waste forms: The example of pyrochlore." ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 7, (2015): 17857-17865. https://doi.org/10.1021/acsami.5b04281

2015 Y. Li, P. Kowlaski, G. Beridze, A.R. Birnie, S. Finkeldei, D. Bosbach. "Defect formation energies in A2B2O7 pyrochlores." Scripta Materialia 107, (2015):  18-21. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scriptamat.2015.05.010

2015 B. Klobes, S. Finkeldei, F. Brandt, D. Bosbach, D. Bessas, J.-P. Embs, R.P. Hermann. "A general and Eu specific perspective on lattice dynamics in pyrochlore and defect fluorite (Eu1−xNdx)2Zr2O7." Physica Status Solidi (B) 252, (2015): 1940-1945. https://doi.org/10.1002/pssb.201552076

 

2015 B. Klobes, S. Finkeldei, W. Röhrig, D. Bosbach, R.P. Hermann. "Hyperfine Interactions in and Lattice Parameters of Pyrochlore and                                    Defect Fluorite (Eu1-XNdX)2Zr2O7." Journal of physics and chemistry of solids 79, (2015): 43–48. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpcs.2014.11.011

 

2014 S. Finkeldei, F. Brandt, K. Rozov, A. Bukaemskiy, S. Neumeier, D. Bosbach. "Dissolution of ZrO2 based Pyrochlores in the Acid pH Range: A Macroscopic and Electron Microscopy Study." Applied geochemistry 49, (2014): 31-41. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apgeochem.2014.06.014

2013 S. Finkeldei, F. Brandt, A. Bukaemskiy, S. Neumeier, G. Modolo, D. Bosbach. "Synthesis and Dissolution Kinetics of Zirconia based Ceramics."      Progress in nuclear energy 72, (2013): 130-133. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pnucene.2013.07.020

2012 K.S. Holliday, S. Finkeldei, S. Neumeier, C. Walther, D. Bosbach, T. Stumpf. "TRLFS of Eu3+ and Cm3+ doped La2Zr2O7: A Comparison of Defect Fluorite to Pyrochlore Structures." Journal of nuclear materials 433, no. 1-3 (2012): 479–485. 10.1016/j.jnucmat.2012.10.028