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James Peterson

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
PO Box 999
Richland, WA 99352

Selected Publications

2016

  • Levitskaia TG, S Chatterjee, BW Arey, EL Campbell, Y Hong, L Kovarik, JM Peterson, N Pence, J Romero, V Shutthanandan, B Schwenzer, and T Varga. 2016. "RedOx-Controlled Sorption of Iodine Anions by Hydrotalcite Composites." RSC Advances 6(79):76042-76055.  doi:10.1039/c6ra13092e

2015

  • Casella AJ, LR Hylden, EL Campbell, TG Levitskaia, JM Peterson, FN Smith, and SA Bryan. 2015. "Development of On-Line Spectroscopic pH Monitoring for Nuclear Fuel Reprocessing Plants: Weak Acid Schemes." Analytical Chemistry 87(10):5139-5147.  doi:10.1021/ac504578t
  • Chatterjee S, AE Norton, MK Edwards, JM Peterson, SD Taylor, SA Bryan, A Andersen, N Govind, TE Albrecht-Schmitt, W Connick, and TG Levitskaia. 2015. "Highly Selective Colorimetric and Luminescence Response of a Square-Planar Platinum(II) Terpyridyl Complex to Aqueous TcO4?." Inorganic Chemistry 54(20):9914-9923.  doi:10.1021/acs.inorgchem.5b01664
  • Clark RA, BK McNamara, CJ Barinaga, JM Peterson, N Govind, A Andersen, DG Abrecht, JM Schwantes, and NE Ballou. 2015. "Electron Ionization Mass Spectrum of Tellurium Hexafluoride." Inorganic Chemistry 54(10):4821-4826.  doi:10.1021/acs.inorgchem.5b00342

2013

  • Bryan SA, TG Levitskaia, AJ Casella, and JM Peterson. 2013. "Spectroscopic Online Monitoring for Process Control and Safeguarding of Radiochemical Fuel Reprocessing Streams ." In WM Symposia 2013: International Collaboration and Continuous Improvement, February 24 – 28, 2013, Phoenix, Arizona, p. Paper No. 13553.  WM Symposia, Tucson, AZ. 
  • Casella AJ, TG Levitskaia, JM Peterson, and SA Bryan. 2013. "Water O-H Stretching Raman Signature for Strong Acid Monitoring via Multivariate Analysis." Analytical Chemistry 85(8):4120–4128.  doi:10.1021/ac4001628
  • Levitskaia TG, JM Peterson, EL Campbell, AJ Casella, D Peterman, and SA Bryan. 2013. "Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy and Multivariate Analysis for Online Monitoring of Dibutyl Phosphate Degradation Product in Tributyl Phosphate /n-Dodecane/Nitric Acid Solvent." Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research 52(49):17607-17617.  doi:10.1021/ie402722n
  • Rapko BM, SA Bryan, JL Bryant, S Chatterjee, MK Edwards, JY Houchin, TJ Janik, TG Levitskaia, JM Peterson, RA Peterson, SI Sinkov, FN Smith, and RS Wittman. 2013. Development of a Chemistry-Based, Predictive Method for Determining the Amount of Non-Pertechnetate Technetium in the Hanford Tanks: FY 2012 Progress Report PNNL-22173, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 
  • Rapko BM, SA Bryan, S Chatterjee, MK Edwards, TG Levitskaia, JM Peterson, RA Peterson, and SI Sinkov. 2013. Investigations Into the Nature of Alkaline Soluble, Non-Pertechnetate TechnetiumPNNL-22957; EMSP-RPT-018, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 

2012

  • Bryan SA, TG Levitskaia, JM Schwantes, CR Orton, JM Peterson, and AJ Casella. 2012. "Monitoring, Controlling and Safeguarding Radiochemical Streams at Spent Fuel Reprocessing Facilities, Part 1: Optical Spectroscopic Methods." International Journal on Nuclear Energy Management and Safety 1:Online. 
  • Levitskaia TG, SA Bryan, JA Creim, TL Curry, T Luders, KD Thrall, and JM Peterson. 2012. "Optical Spectroscopy and Multivariate Analysis for Biodosimetry and Monitoring of Radiation Injury to the Skin." Drug Development Research 73(5):252-273.  doi:10.1002/ddr.21021
  • Lumetta GJ, JC Braley, JM Peterson, SA Bryan, and TG Levitskaia. 2012. "Separating and Stabilizing Phosphate from High-Level Radioactive Waste: Process Development and Spectroscopic Monitoring." Environmental Science & Technology 46(11):6190-6197.  doi:10.1021/es300443a

2011

  • Peterson JM, TG Levitskaia, and SA Bryan. 2011. "MONITORING AND MODELLING OF RADIOLYTIC DEGRADATION PRODUCTS OF TBP/n-DODECANE ." In 19th International Solvent Extraction Conference, October 3-7, 2011, Santiago, Chile, ed. F Valenzuela L. and BA Moyer, p. 98.  GECAMIN, Santiago, Chile. 
  • Bryan SA, TG Levitskaia, AJ Casella, JM Peterson, AM Johnsen, AM Lines, and EM Thomas. 2011. "Spectroscopic On-Line Monitoring for Process Control and Safeguarding of Radiochemical Streams in Nuclear Fuel Reprocessing Facilities." Chapter 4 in Advanced Separation Techniques for Nuclear Fuel Reprocessing and Radioactive Waste Treatment, ed. KL Nash and GJ Lumetta, pp. 95-119.  Woodhead Publishing, Cambridge, United Kingdom. 
  • Bryan SA, TG Levitskaia, AJ Casella, JM Peterson, AM Johnsen, AM Lines, and EM Thomas. 2011. "Spectroscopic On-Line Monitoring for Process Control and Safeguarding of Radiochemical Streams in Nuclear Fuel Reprocessing Facilities." In Advanced Separation Techniques for Nuclear Fuel Reprocessing and Radioactive Waste Treatment: Woodhead Publishing Series in Energy No. 2, ed. KL Nash and GJ Lumetta.  Woodhead Publishing, Cambridge, United Kingdom. 
  • Bryan SA, TG Levitskaia, AJ Casella, JM Peterson, AM Lines, DE Verdugo, and EA Jordan. 2011. "SPECTROSCOPIC ON-LINE MONITORING FOR PROCESS CONTROL AND SAFEGUARDING OF RADIOCHEMICAL STREAMS." In ISEC 2011: 19th International Solvent Extraction Conference, October 3-7, 2011, Santiago, Chile, ed. F Valenzuela L. and BA Moyer, p. 100.  GECAMIN, Santiago, Chile. 
  • Bryan SA, TG Levitskaia, AJ Casella, JM Peterson, AM Lines, EA Jordan, DE Verdugo, and FN Skomurski. 2011. "On-Line Monitoring for Control and Safeguarding of Radiochemical Streams at Spent Fuel Reprocessing Plant." In Proceedings of the 52nd Annual Meeting of the Institute of Nuclear Materials Management, July 17-21, 2011, Palm Desert, California, vol. 3, pp. 2492-2501.  Institute of Nuclear Materials Management, Deerfield, IL. 
  • Bryan SA, TG Levitskaia, AM Johnsen, CR Orton, and JM Peterson. 2011. "Spectroscopic Monitoring of Spent Nuclear Fuel Reprocessing Streams: An Evaluation of Spent Fuel Solutions via Raman, Visible, and Near-Infrared Spectroscopy." Radiochimica Acta 99(9):563-571.  doi:10.1524/ract.2011.1865
  • Levitskaia TG, JA Creim, TL Curry, T Luders, JM Peterson, KD Thrall, and B Levinson. 2011. "Evaluation of Cuprimine® and Syprine® for Decorporation of Radioisotopes of Cesium, Cobalt, Iridium, and Strontium." Health Physics 101(2):118-127.  doi:10.1097/HP.0b013e318208ceb6
  • Orton CR, SA Bryan, AJ Casella, W Hines, TG Levitskaia, J henkell, JM Schwantes, EA Jordan, AM Lines, CG Fraga, JM Peterson, DE Verdugo, RN Christensen, and SM Peper. 2011. FY-2010 Process Monitoring Technology Final ReportPNNL-20022, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 

2010

  • Levitskaia TG, JA Creim, TL Curry, T Luders, JE Morris, JM Peterson, and KD Thrall. 2010. "Biomaterials for the Decorporation of Sr-85 in the Rat." Health Physics 99(3):394-400. 

2009

  • Arrigo LM, RN Christensen, CG Fraga, M Liezers, SM Peper, EM Thomas, SA Bryan, M Douglas, AR Laspe, AM Lines, JM Peterson, RM Ward, AJ Casella, DC Duckworth, TG Levitskaia, CR Orton, and JM Schwantes. 2009. FY 2009 Progress: Process Monitoring Technology Demonstration at PNNLPNNL-19136, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 
  • Bryan SA, TG Levitskaia, AM Lines, JM Billing, AJ Casella, AM Johnsen, JM Peterson, and EM Thomas. 2009. "ON-LINE MONITORING FOR CONTROL AND SAFEGUARDING OF RADIOCHEMICAL STREAMS AT SPENT FUEL REPROCESSING PLANT." In 2nd Japan-IAEA Workshop on Advanced Safeguards Technology for the Future Nuclear Fuel Cycle, November 10-13, 2009, Tokai-mura, Ibaraki, Japan, vol. INIS-XA-1073, International Atomic Energy Agency, Department of Safeguards, Division of Technical Support, Vienna, Austria. 
  • Bryan SA, TG Levitskaia, JM Billing, AJ Casella, AM Johnsen, and JM Peterson. 2009. "On-Line Monitoring for Control and Safeguarding of Radiochemical Streams at Spent Fuel Reprocessing Plant." In Proceedings of the 50th Annual Meeting of the Institute of Nuclear Materials Management .  Institute of Nuclear Materials Management, Deerfield, IL. 

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