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  1. Beason, M. T., A. Mandal, B. J. Jensen (2020). “Direct Observation of the hcp-bcc Phase Transition and Melting Along the Principal Hugoniot of Mg.” Physical Review B 101(2): 024110.
  2. Meredith, C., D. Casem, C. Liu, B. Morrow, C. Cady, and K. Ramos (2020). “Overview of the First SHPB Experiments on Oriented Single Crystal Explosives.” In: Lamberson L. (eds) Dynamic Behavior of Materials, Volume 1. Conference Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Mechanics Series. Cham, Springer International Publishing.
  3. Olles, J. D., M. Hudspeth, C. F. Tilger, C. Garasi, N. Sanchez, and B. Jensen (2020). “Hydrodynamic Richtmyer-Meshkov Instability of Metallic Solids Used to Assess Material Deformation at High Strain-Rates.” In: Lamberson L. (eds) Dynamic Behavior of Materials, Volume 1. Conference Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Mechanics Series. Cham, Springer International Publishing.
  4. Sharma, S. M., S. J. Turneaure, J. M. Winey, Y. Li, P. Rigg, N. Sinclair, X. Wang, Y. Toyoda, and Y. M. Gupta (2020). “Real-Time Observation of Stacking Faults in Gold Shock Compressed to 150 GPa.” Physical Review X 10(1): 011010.

  1. Bagge-Hansen, M., S. Bastea, J. Hammons, M. Nielsen, L. Lauderbach, R. Hodgin, P. Pagoria, C. May, S. Aloni, A. Jones, W. Shaw, E. Bukovsky, N. Sinclair, R. Gustavsen, E. Watkins B. Jensen, D. Dattelbaum, M. Firestone, R. Huber, B. Ringstrand, J. Lee, T. van Buuren, L. Fried, and T. Willey (2019). “Detonation Synthesis of Carbon Nano-Onions via Liquid Carbon Condensation.” Nature Communications 10(1): 3819.
  2. Bober, D. B., J. Lind, and M. Kumar (2019), “In Situ Observation of Material Flow in Composite Media Under Shock Compression.” Physical Review Materials 3: 073603.
  3. Branch, B., A. Ionite, B. M. Patterson, A. Schmalzer, B. Clements, A. Mueller, and D. M. Dattelbaum (2019). “A Comparison of Shockwave Dynamics in Stochastic and Periodic Porous Polymer Architectures.” Polymer 160: 325-337.
  4. Briggs, R., F. Coppari, M. G. Gorman, R. F. Smith, S. J. Tracy, A. L. Coleman, A. Fernandez-Pañella, M. Millot, J. H. Eggert, and D. E. Fratanduono (2019). “Measurement of Body-Centered Cubic Gold and Melting under Shock Compression.” Physical Review Letters 123(4): 045701-1-045701-5.
  5. Broege, D., S. Fochs, G. Brent, J. Bromage, C. Dorrer, R. F. Earley, M. J. Guardalben, J. A. Marozas, R. G. Roides, J. Sethian, X. Wang, D. Weiner, J. Zweiback, and J. D. Zuegel (2019). “The Dynamic Compression Sector Laser: A 100-J UV Laser for Dynamic compression Research.” Review of Scientific Instruments 90: 053001-1-053001-10.
  6. Crum, R. S., M. A. Homel, D. C. Pagan, E. B. Herbold, D. Miller, J. Lind, B. J. Jensen, A. J. Iverson, and M. C. Akin (2019). “In-Situ X-ray Imaging of Heterogeneity in Dynamic Compaction of Granular Media.” Journal of Applied Physics 125: 025902-1-025902-19.
  7. Hammons, J. A., M. H. Nielsen, M. Bagge-Hansen, S. Bastea, W. L. Shaw, J. R. I. Lee, J. Ilavsky, N. Sinclair, K. Fezzaa, L. M. Lauderbach, R. L. Hodgin, D. A. Orlikowski, L. E. Fried, and T. M. Willey (2019). “Resolving Detonation Nanodiamond Size Evolution and Morphology at Sub-Microsecond Timescales during High-Explosive Detonations.” Journal of Physical Chemistry C 123(31): 19153-19164.
  8. Jensen, B. J., B. Branch, F. J. Cherne, A. Mandal, D. S. Montgomery, A. J. Iverson, and C. Carlson (2019). “Examining Material Response Using X-Ray Phase Contrast Imaging.” In: Kimberley J., Lamberson L., Mates S. (eds) Dynamic Behavior of Materials, Volume 1. Conference Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Mechanics Series. Cham, Springer International Publishing.
  9. Lind, J., B. J. Jensen, M. Barham, and M. Kumar (2019). “In Situ Dynamic Compression Wave Behavior in Additively Manufactured Lattice Materials.” Journal of Materials Research 34(1): 2-19.
  10. Martin, A. A., N. P. Calta, J. A. Hammons, S. A. Khairallah, M. H. Nielsen, R. M. Shuttlesworth, N. Sinclair, M. J. Matthews, J. R. Jeffries, T. M. Willey, and Jonathan R. I. Lee (2019). “Ultrafast Dynamics of Laser-Metal Interactions in Additive Manufacturing Alloys Captured by In Situ X-ray Imaging.” Materials Today Advances 1: 100002-1-100002.
  11. Meredith C.S., Z. Herl, and M. L. Young (2019). “Mechanical Behavior and Deformation Mechanisms of Mg-based Alloys in Shear Using In-Situ Synchrotron Radiation X-Ray Diffraction.” In: Kimberley J., Lamberson L., Mates S. (eds) Dynamic Behavior of Materials, Volume 1. Conference Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Mechanics Series. Cham, Springer International Publishing.
  12. Renganathan, P., S. J. Turneaure, S. M. Sharma, and Y. M. Gupta (2019). “Structural Transformations Including Melting and Recrystallization During Shock Compression and Release of germanium up to 45 GPa.” Physical Review B 99(13): 134101-1-134101-6.
  13. Sharma, S. M., S. J. Turneaure, J. M. Winey, Y. Li, P. Rigg, A. Schuman, N. Sinclair, Y. Toyoda, X. Wang, N. Weir, J. Zhang, and Y. M. Gupta (2019). “Structural Transformation and Melting in Gold Shock Compressed to 355 GPa.” Physical Review Letters 123(4): 045702-1-045702-5.
  14. Spowart J.E., D. Lacina, C. Neel, G. Frank, A. Abbott, B. Branch (2019). “Shock Propagation and Deformation of Additively-Manufactured Polymer Foams with Engineered Porosity.” Society for Experimental Mechanics, Cham, Springer International Publishing.
  15.  Wang, X., P. Rigg, J. Sethian, N. Sinclair, N. Weir, B. Williams, J. Zhang, J. Hawreliak, Y. Toyoda, Y. M. Gupta, Y. Li, D. Broege, J. Bromage, R. Earley, D. Guy, and J. Zuegel (2019). “The Laser Shock Station in the Dynamic Compression Sector. I.” Review of Scientific Instruments 90: 053901-1-053901-16.

  1. Branch, B., and B. J. Jensen (2018). “Dynamic X-ray Diffraction to Study the Shock-induced α-ε Phase Transition in Iron.” AIP Conference Proceedings 1979(1): 040001.
  2. Dattelbaum, D. M. (2018). “In situ insights into shock-driven reactive flow.” AIP Conference Proceedings 1979(1): 020001.
  3. Herbold, E. B., M. A. Homel, J. Lind, R. Crum, R. C. Hurley, B. J. Jensen, A. J. Iverson, C. T. Owens, C. A. Carlson, and M. C. Akin (2018). “Microscale Investigation of Dynamic Impact of Dry and Saturated Glass Powder.” AIP Conference Proceedings 1979(1): 070015.
  4. Homel, M. A., E. B. Herbold, J. Lind, D. Pagan, R. Crum, R. Hurley, and M. Akin (2018). “Simulations and Experiments of Dynamic Granular Compaction in Non-ideal Geometries.” AIP Conference Proceedings 1979(1): 180004.
  5. Mandal, A., B. J. Jensen, T. D. Aslam, and A. J. Iverson (2018). “Dynamic Compaction of Nickel Powder Examined by X-ray Phase Contrast Imaging.” AIP Conference Proceedings 1979(1): 110010.
  6. Kolodziej, T., Y. Shvyd’ko, D. Shu, S. Kearney, S. Stoupin, W. Liu, T. Gog, D. Walko, J. Wang, A. Said, T. Roberts, K. Goetze, M. Baldini, W. Yang, T. Fister, V. Blank, S. Terentyev, and K. J. Kim (2018). “High Bragg reflectivity of diamond crystals exposed to multi-kW mm-2 X-ray beams.” Journal of Synchrotron Radiation 25(4): 1022-1029.
  7. Leong, A. F. T., A. K. Robinson, K. Fezzaa, T. Sun, N. Sinclair, D. T. Casem, P. K. Lambert, C. J. Hustedt, N. P. Daphalapurkar, K. T. Ramesh, and T. C. Hufnagel (2018). “Quantitative In-Situ Studies of Dynamic Fracture in Brittle Solids Using Dynamic X-ray Phase Contrast Imaging.” Experimental Mechanics 58(9): 1423-1437.
  8. Lind, J., B. J. Jensen and M. Kumar (2018). “Towards In-Situ High Precision Local Material Velocity Measurements in Lattice Materials under Dynamic Compression.” AIP Conference Proceedings 1979(1): 110008.
  9. Morrow, B. M., D. R. Jones, P. A. Rigg, G. T. Gray III, and E. K. Cerreta. (2018). “In-situ Experiments to Capture the Evolution of Microstructure During Phase Transformation of Titanium Under Dynamic Loading.” EPJ Web Conf. 183: 03020.
  10. Newman, M. G., R. G. Kraus, M. C. Akin, J. V. Bernier, A. M. Dillman, M. A. Homel, S. Lee, J. Lind, J. L. Mosenfelder, D. C. Pagan, N. W. Sinclair, and P. D. Asimow (2018). “In-Situ Observations of Phase Changes in Shock Compressed Forsterite.” Geophysical Research Letters 45(16): 8129-8135.
  11. Nielsen, M. H., J. A. Hammons, M. Bagge-Hansen, L. M. Lauderbach, R. L. Hodgin, K. M. Champley, W. L. Shaw, N. Sinclair, J. A. Klug, Y. Li, A. Schuman, A. W. van Buuren, E. B. Watkins, R. L. Gustavsen, R. C. Huber, and T. M. Willey. (2018). “Single-Bunch Imaging of Detonation Fronts Using Scattered Synchrotron Radiation.” Journal of Applied Physics 123(22): 225902.
  12. Tracy, S. J., S. J. Turneaure, and T. S. Duffy. (2018). “In-Situ X-Ray Diffraction of Shock-Compressed Fused Silica.” Physical Review Letters 120(13): 135702.
  13. Turneaure, S. J., P. Renganathan, J. M. Winey, and Y. M. Gupta (2018). “Twinning and Dislocation Evolution During Shock Compression and Release of Single Crystals: Real-Time X-Ray Diffraction.” Physical Review Letters 120(26): 265503.
  14. Turneaure, S. J., S. M. Sharma, and Y. M. Gupta (2018). “Nanosecond Melting and Recrystallization in Shock Compressed Silicon.” Physical Review Letters 121(13): 135701.

  1. Becker, J., M. W. T., K. S. Shanks, H. T. Philipp, J. T. Weiss, P. Purohit, D. Chamberlain, and S. M. Gruner (2017). “Sub-Microsecond X-ray Imaging Using Hole-Collecting Schottky Type CdTe with Charge-Integrating Pixel Array Detectors.” Journal of Instrumentation (12): P06022.
  2. Firestone, M. A., D. M. Dattelbaum, D. W. Podlesak, R. L. Gustavsen, R. C. Huber, B. S. Ringstrand, E. B. Watkins, B. Jensen, T. Willey, L. Lauderbauch, R. Hodgin, M. Bagge–Hansen, T. v. Buuren, S. Seifert, and T. Graber. (2017). “Structural Evolution of Detonation Carbon in Composition B by X-Ray Scattering.” AIP Conference Proceedings (SCCM 2015). 1793(1): 030010.
  3. Gustavsen, R. L., D. M. Dattelbaum, E. B. Watkins, M. A. Firestone, D. W. Podlesak, B. J. Jensen, B. S. Ringstrand, R. C. Huber, J. T. Mang, C. E. Johnson, K. A. Velizhanin, T. M. Willey, D. W. Hansen, C. M. May, R. L. Hodgin, M. Bagge-Hansen, A. W. van. Buuren, L. M. Lauderbach, A. C. Jones, T. J. Graber, N. Sinclair, S. Seifert, and T. Gog (2017). “Time Resolved Small Angle X-Ray Scattering Experiments Performed on Detonating Explosives at the Advanced Photon Source: Calculation of the Time and Distance between the Detonation Front and the X-Ray Beam.” Journal of Applied Physics 121(10): 105902.
  4. Kalita, P., P. Specht, S. Root, N. Sinclair, A. Schuman, M. White, A. L. Cornelius, J. Smith, and S. Sinogeikin. (2017). “Direct Observations of a Dynamically Driven Phase Transition with in situ X-Ray Diffraction in a Simple Ionic Crystal.” Physical Review Letters 119(25): 255701.
  5. Turneaure, S. J., S. M. Sharma, T. J. Volz, J. M. Winey, and Y. M. Gupta (2017). “Transformation of Shock-Compressed Graphite to Hexagonal Diamond in Nanoseconds.” Science Advances 3(10): eaao3561.
  6. Watkins, E. B., K. A. Velizhanin, D. M. Dattelbaum, R. L. Gustavsen, T. D. Aslam, D. W. Podlesak, R. C. Huber, M. A. Firestone, B. S. Ringstrand, T. M. Willey, M. Bagge-Hansen, R. Hodgin, L. Lauderbach, T. van Buuren, N. Sinclair, P. A. Rigg, S. Seifert, and T. Gog (2017). “Evolution of Carbon Clusters in the Detonation Products of the Triaminotrinitrobenzene (TATB)-Based Explosive PBX 9502.” The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 121(41): 23129-23140.
  7. Willey, T. M., M. Bagge-Hansen, L. Lauderbach, R. Hodgin, D. Hansen, C. May, T. van Buuren, D. M. Dattelbaum, R. L. Gustavsen, E. B. Watkins, M. A. Firestone, B. J. Jensen, T. Graber, S. Bastea, and L. Fried. (2017). “Measurement of Carbon Condensates Using Small-Angle X-Ray Scattering During Detonation of High Explosives.” AIP Conference Proceedings (SCCM 2015). 1793(1): 030012.

  1. Capatina, D., K. D’Amico, J. Nudell, J. Collins, and O. Schmidt (2016). “DCS – A High Flux Beamline for Time Resolved Dynamic Compression Science – Design Highlights.” American Institute of Physics Conference Proceeding 1741: 030036.
  2. Hawreliak, J. A., J. Lind, B. Maddox, M. Barham, M. Messner, N. Barton, B. J. Jensen, and M. Kumar (2016). “Dynamic Behavior of Engineered Lattice Materials.” Scientific Reports 6: 28094.
  3. Turneaure, S. J., N. Sinclair, and Y. M. Gupta (2016). “Real-Time Examination of Atomistic Mechanisms during Shock-Induced Structural Transformation in Silicon.” Physical Review Letters 117: 045502.

  1. Bagge-Hansen, L. M. Lauderbach, R. Hodgin, S. Bastea, L. Fried, A. Jones, T. van Burren, D. Hansen, J. Benterou, C. May, T. Graber, B. J. Jensen, J. Ilavsky, and T. M. Willey (2015). “Measurement of Carbon Condensates Using Small-angle X-ray Scattering during Detonation of the High Explosive Hexanitrostilbene.” Journal of Applied Physics 117(24): 245902.


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