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Nuclear Chemistry & Engineering

Paul MacFarlan

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
PO Box 999
Richland, WA 99352

Selected Publications

2016

  • McNamara BK, MJ O'Hara, AM Casella, JC Carter, RS Addleman, and PJ MacFarlan. 2016. "Uniform deposition of uranium hexafluoride (UF6): Standardized mass deposits and controlled isotopic ratios using a thermal fluorination method." Talanta 154:219-227.  doi:10.1016/j.talanta.2016.03.054

2015

  • Burkes D, AM Casella, AJ Casella, EC Buck, KN Pool, PJ MacFarlan, MK Edwards, and FN Smith. 2015. "Thermal properties of U-Mo alloys irradiated to moderate burnup and power." Journal of Nuclear Materials 464:331-341.  doi:10.1016/j.jnucmat.2015.04.040
  • Burkes D, AM Casella, EC Buck, AJ Casella, MK Edwards, PJ MacFarlan, KN Pool, BD Slonecker, FN Smith, and FH Steen. 2015. Fuel Thermo-physical Characterization Project: Fiscal Year 2014 Final ReportPNNL-24135, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 

2014

  • Burkes D, AM Casella, EC Buck, AJ Casella, MK Edwards, PJ MacFarlan, KN Pool, FN Smith, and FH Steen. 2014. "Development and validation of capabilities to measure thermal properties of layered monolithic U-Mo alloy plate-type fuel." International Journal of Thermophysics 35(8):1476-1500.  doi:10.1007/s10765-014-1683-4
  • Daniel RC, CA Burns, AD Crawford, LR Hylden, SA Bryan, PJ MacFarlan, and PA Gauglitz. 2014. Morphology of Gas Release in Physical SimulantsPNNL-23179; DSGREP-RPT-004, Rev. 0, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 

2013

2012

  • Buck EC, AM Casella, FN Skomurski, PJ MacFarlan, CZ Soderquist, RS Wittman, and BK Mcnamara. 2012. Experimental Results for SimFuelsPNNL-21646, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 
  • Cinson AD, SL Crawford, PJ MacFarlan, BD Hanson, and R Mathews. 2012. "Comparison of an Ultrasonic Phased Array Evaluation with Destructive Analysis of a Documented Leak Path in a Nozzle Removed from Service." In 9th International Conference on NDE in Relation to Structural Integrity for Nuclear and Pressurized Components, May 22-24, 2012, Seattle, Washington.  EPRI, Palo Alto, CA. 
  • Crawford SL, AD Cinson, PJ MacFarlan, BD Hanson, and R Mathews. 2012. Ultrasonic Phased Array Assessment of the Interference Fit and Leak Path of the North Anna Unit 2 Control Rod Drive Mechanism Nozzle 63 with Destructive ValidationPNNL-21547; NUREG/CR-7142, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 
  • Schonewill PP, PA Gauglitz, JR Bontha, RC Daniel, DE Kurath, HE Adkins, Jr, JM Billing, CA Burns, JM Davis, CW Enderlin, CM Fischer, JWJ Jenks, CD Lukins, PJ MacFarlan, JI Shutthanandan, and DM Smith. 2012. Large-Scale Spray Releases: Initial Aerosol Test ResultsPNNL-21333; WTP-RPT-217 Rev.0, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. 

2011

  • Cinson AD, SL Crawford, PJ MacFarlan, R Mathews, BD Hanson, and AA Diaz. 2011. "Ultrasonic Phased Array Evaluation of Control Rod Drive Mechanism (CRDM) Nozzle Interference Fit and Weld Region." In Proceedings of the ASME 2011 Pressure Vessels & Piping Division (PVP2011), July 17-21, 2011, Baltimore, Maryland, pp. Paper No. PVP2011-57977.  ASME, New York, NY. 
  • Cinson AD, SL Crawford, PJ MacFarlan, R Mathews, BD Hanson, and AA Diaz. 2011. "Ultrasonic Phased Array Evaluation of Control Rod Drive Mechanism (CRDM) Nozzle Interference Fit and Weld Region." In Proceedings of the ASME 2011 Pressure Vessels and Piping Division (PVP2011), July 17-21, 2011, Baltimore, Maryland, pp. Paper No. PVP2011-57977.  American Society for Mechanical Engineers, New York, NY. 

2010

2009

2008

2007

  • Peterson RB, B Paul, T Palmer, Q Wu, W Jost, CHT Tseng, S Tiwari, GK Patello, EC Buck, JD Holladay, RW Shimskey, PH Humble, PJ MacFarlan, and J Wainright. 2007. "Microscale Power Generation based on Radiolytic Processes." In The Sixth International Workshop on Micro and Nanotechnology for Power Generation and Energy Conversion Applications (PowerMEMS 2006), November 29-December 1, 2006, Berkeley, California, pp. 235-238.  IOPScience, Bristol, United Kingdom. 
  • Peterson RB, B Paul, T Palmer, Q Wu, W Jost, CHT Tseng, S Tiwari, GK Patello, EC Buck, JD Holladay, RW Shimskey, PH Humble, PJ MacFarlan, and J Wainright. 2007. "Radiolytic microscale power generation based on single chamber fuel cell operation." Journal of Micromechanics and microengineering: structures, devices & systems 17:S250-S256.  doi:10.1088/0960-1317/17/9/S07

2004

  • Scheele RD, BD Hanson, SE Cumblidge, ED Jenson, AE Kozelisky, RL Sell, PJ MacFarlan, and LA Snow. 2004. "Effect of Gadolinium Doping on the Air Oxidation of Uranium Dioxide." In Scientific Basis for Nuclear Waste Management XXVIII. Materials Research Society Symposium Proceeding, vol. 824, pp. 211-216.  Materials Research Society, Warrendale, PA. 

2003

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1999

Nuclear Chemistry & Engineering

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Karl Pool
Analytical Support Operations Lead

Don Bachand
RPL R&D Operations Manager