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Washington State University Institute for Shock Physics

Recent Publications


  1. Avrillaud, G., J. R. Asay, M. Bavay, M. Delchambre, J. Guerre, F. Bayol, F. Cubaynes, B. M. Kovalchuk, J. A. Mervini, R. B. Speilman, C. A. Hall, R. J. Hickman, T. Ao, M. D. Willis, Y. M. Gupta and C. J. Bakeman (2008). “Veloce: A Compact Pulser for Dynamic Material Characterization and Hypervelocity Impact of Flyer Plates.” 15th American Physical Society (APS) Topical Conference on Shock Compression of Condensed Matter (SCCM) Proceedings 955: 1161-1164.
  2. Baldwin, F., R. Kumar, K. Das, A. Bandyopadhyay and Y. M. Gupta (2008). “Effect of Hafnium Incorporation on the Crystallization and Mechanical Behavior of a Zr-Based Bulk Amorphous Alloy.” Materials Science and Engineering A 477(1-2): 233-242.
  3. Chaudhuri, S., S. Rangan, J. F. Veyan, J. T. Muckerman and Y. J. Chabal (2008). “Formation and Bonding of Alane Clusters on Al(111) Surfaces Studied by Infrared Absorption Spectroscopy and Theoretical Modeling.” Journal of American Chemical Society 130(32): 10576-10587.
  4. Choi, H. S., J. L. Ding, A. Bandyopadhyay, M. J. Anderson and S. Bose (2008). “Characterization and Modeling of a Piezoelectric Micromachined Ultrasonic Transducer with a Very Large Length / Width Aspect Ratio.” J. Micromech. Microeng. 18(2008): 025037.
  5. Dreger, Z. A. (2008). “Optical Response of Molecular Crystals to Non-Hydrostatic Compression in Diamond Anvil Cell Experiments.” 15th American Physical Society (APS) Topical Conference on Shock Compression of Condensed Matter (SCCM) Proceedings 955: 1233-1238.
  6. Dreger, Z. A. (2008). “Understanding Shock-Induced Changes in Molecular Crystals.” Static Compression of Energetic Materials, Springer-Verlag, Chapter 8: 219-253.
  7. Dreger, Z. A. and Y. M. Gupta (2008). “Raman Spectroscopy of RDX Single Crystals under Static Compression.” 15th American Physical Society (APS) Topical Conference on Shock Compression of Condensed Matter (SCCM) Proceedings 955: 1239-1242.
  8. Dreger, Z. A., J. E. Patterson and Y. M. Gupta (2008). “Static and Shock Compression of RDX Single Crystals: Raman Spectroscopy.” Journal of Physics: Conference Series 121: 0420-0412.
  9. Dwivedi, S. K., R. Teeter, C. Felice and Y. M. Gupta (2008). “Two Dimensional Mesoscale Simulations of Projectile Instability During Penetration in Dry Sand.” Journal of Applied Physics 104(8): 083502-083501 to 083502-083510.
  10. Eilers, H. (2008). “Synthesis and Characterization of CO2-Laser-Evaporated ZnS:Mn Thin Films.” Materials Letters 62(6-7): 967-969.
  11. Grivickas, P., M. D. McCluskey and Y. M. Gupta (2008). “Band-gap Luminescence of GaP:S Shock Compressed to 5 GPa.” Applied Physics Letters 92(14): 142104-142101 to 142104-142103.
  12. Gruzdkov, Y. A., J. M. Winey and Y. M. Gupta (2008). “Spectroscopic Study of Shock-Induced Decomposition in Ammonium Perchlorate Single Crystals.” Journal of Physical Chemistry A 112(17): 3947-3952.
  13. Hemmi, N., Z. A. Dreger and Y. M. Gupta (2008). “Time-Resolved Electronic Spectroscopy to Examine Shock-Wave-Induced Changes in Anthracene Single Crystals.” Journal of Physical Chemistry C 112(20): 7761-7766.
  14. Hemmi, N., D. H. Torchinsky, K. A. Zimmerman, J. M. Winey, K. A. Nelson and Y. M. Gupta (2008). “Photoacoustic Measurements to Determine Acoustic Velocities in Shocked Condensed Materials: Application to Liquid Benzene.” Applied Physics Letters 92(10): 101926-101921 to 101926-101923.
  15. Jensen, B. J. and Y. M. Gupta (2008). “Time-Resolved X-ray Diffraction Experiments to Examine the Elastic-Plastic Transition in Shocked Magnesium-Doped Lif.” Journal of Applied Physics 104(1): 013510.
  16. LaLone, B. M., O. V. Fat’yanov, J. R. Asay and Y. M. Gupta (2008). “Velocity Correction and Refractive Index Changes for [100] Lithium Fluoride Optical Windows under Shock Compression, Recompression, and Unloading.” Journal of Applied Physics 103(9): 093505.
  17. Lazicki, A., C. S. Yoo, W. J. Evans, M. Y. Hu, P. Chow and W. E. Pickett (2008). “Pressure-Induced Loss of Electronic Interlayer State and Metallization in the Ionic Solid Li3N: Experiment and Theory.” Physical Review B 78(15): 155133.
  18. Lee, S. K., J.-F. Lin, Y. Q. Cai, N. Hiraoka, P. J. Eng, T. Okuchi, H.-K. Mao, Y. Meng, M. Y. Hu, P. Chow, J. Shu, B. Li, H. Fukui, B. H. Lee, H. N. Kim and C. S. Yoo (2008). “X-ray Raman Scattering Study of MgSiO3 Glass at High Pressure: Implication for Triclustered MgSsiO3 Melt in Earth’s Mantle.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 105(23): 7925-7929.
  19. McCluskey, M. D., B. D. Riley, A. M. Perenchio and M. Knoblauch (2008). “Confocal Microscopy of Water under Static Pressure.” 15th American Physical Society (APS) Topical Conference on Shock Compression of Condensed Matter (SCCM) Proceedings 955: 1109-1112.
  20. Miao, M., Z. A. Dreger, J. E. Patterson and Y. M. Gupta (2008). “Shock Wave Induced Decomposition of RDX: Quantum Chemistry Calculations.” Journal of Physical Chemistry A 112(32): 7383-7390.
  21. Miao, M., Z. A. Dreger, J. M. Winey and Y. M. Gupta (2008). “Density Functional Theory Calculations of Pressure Effects on the Vibrational Structure of α-RDX.” Journal of Physical Chemistry A 112(47): 12228-12234.
  22. Patterson, J. E., Z. A. Dreger and Y. M. Gupta (2008). “Raman Spectroscopy of RDX Crystals Shocked Along Different Orientations.” 15th American Physical Society (APS) Topical Conference on Shock Compression of Condensed Matter (SCCM) Proceedings 955: 1259-1262.
  23. Patterson, J. E., Z. A. Dreger, M. Miao and Y. M. Gupta (2008). “Shock Wave Induced Decomposition of RDX: Time-Resolved Spectroscopy.” Journal of Physical Chemistry A 112(32): 7374-7382.
  24. Sun, B., Z. A. Dreger and Y. M. Gupta (2008). “High-Pressure Effects in Pyrene Crystals: Vibrational Spectroscopy.” Journal of Physical Chemistry A 112(42): 10546-10551.
  25. Sun, B., J. M. Winey, N. Hemmi, Z. A. Dreger, K. A. Zimmerman, Y. M. Gupta, D. H. Torchinsky and K. A. Nelson (2008). “Second-Order Elastic Constants of Pentaerythritol Tetranitrate and Cyclotrimethylene Trinitramine Using Impulsive Stimulated Thermal Scattering.” Journal of Applied Physics 104(7): 073517-073511 – 073516.
  26. Wei, H. and H. Eilers (2008). “Electrical Conductivity of Thin-Film Composites Containing Silver Nanoparticles Embedded in a Dielectric Fluoropolymer Matrix.” Thin Solid Films 517(2): 575-581.
  27. Yoo, C. S., B. Maddox and V. Iota (2008). “Electronic Phase Transitions in F-Electron Metals at High Pressures: Synchrotron X-ray Spectroscopic Studies on Gd to 100 GPa.” Materials Research Society 2008 Spring Symposium Proceedings 1104: 36-43.