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Marian Jandel

Marian Jandel
Marian JandelAssistant Professor

Research Interests

  • Neutron-induced reactions.
  • Radiation detectors development .

Fundamental studies of neutron capture and neutron-induced fission and applications relevant to astrophysics, nuclear medicine, stockpile stewardship, nuclear forensics, homeland security and nuclear energy.

Education

  • Ph D: Nuclear Physics, (2003), Comenius University - Bratislava, Slovakia
  • MSc: Nuclear Physics, (1998), Comenius University - Bratislava, Slovakia

Selected Awards and Honors

  • Early Career Award (2013) - U. S. Department of Energy
  • Distinguished Performance Award (2007) - Los Alamos National Laboratory

Selected Publications

  • Valenta, S., Baramsai, B., Bredeweg, T.A., Couture, A., Chyzh, A., Jandel, M., Kroll, J., Krticka, M., Mitchell, G.E., O'Donnell, J.M., Rusev, G., Ullmann, J.L., Walker, C.L. () "Examination of photon strength functions for Dy162,164 from radiative capture of resonance neutrons," Physical Review C 96:5
  • Baramsai, B., Jandel, M., Bredeweg, T.A., Bond, E.M., Roman, A.R., Rusev, G., Walker, C.L., Couture, A., Mosby, S., O'Donnell, J.M., Ullmann, J.L., Kawano, T. () "Radiative neutron capture cross section from U236," Physical Review C 96:2
  • Roig, O., Jandel, M., Méot, V., Bond, E.M., Bredeweg, T.A., Couture, A.J., Haight, R.C., Keksis, A.L., Rundberg, R.S., Ullmann, J.L., Vieira, D.J. () "Radiative neutron capture cross sections onLu176at DANCE," Physical Review C 93:3
  • Jandel, M., Baramsai, B., Bredeweg, T., Couture, A., Favalli, A., Hayes, A., Ianakiev, K., Iliev, M., Kawano, T., Mosby, S., Rusev, G., Stetcu, I., Talou, P., Ullmann, J., Vieira, D., Walker, C., Wilhelmy, J. (2018) "Correlated fission data measurements with DANCE and NEUANCE," Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment 882: pp. 105-113
  • Talou, P., Vogt, R., Randrup, J., Rising, M.E., Pozzi, S.A., Verbeke, J., Andrews, M.T., Clarke, S.D., Jaffke, P., Jandel, M., Kawano, T., Marcath, M.J., Meierbachtol, K., Nakae, L., Rusev, G., Sood, A., Stetcu, I., Walker, C. (2018) "Correlated prompt fission data in transport simulations," The European Physical Journal A 54:1
  • Žerovnik, G., Schillebeeckx, P., Cano-Ott, D., Jandel, M., Hori, J., Kimura, A., Rossbach, M., Letourneau, A., Noguere, G., Leconte, P., Sano, T., Kellett, M.A., Iwamoto, O., Ignatyuk, A.V., Cabellos, O., Genreith, C., Harada, H. (2017) "Improving nuclear data accuracy of 241Am and 237Np capture cross sections," EPJ Web of Conferences 146: pp. 11035
  • Denis-Petit, D., Roig, O., Méot, V., Morillon, B., Romain, P., Jandel, M., Kawano, T., Vieira, D.J., Bond, E.M., Bredeweg, T.A., Couture, A.J., Haight, R.C., Keksis, A.L., Rundberg, R.S., Ullmann, J.L. (2016) "Isomeric ratio measurements for the radiative neutron capture Lu176(n,g) at the LANL DANCE facility," Physical Review C 94:5
  • Rusev, G., Baramsai, B., Bond, E., Jandel, M. (2016) "Fission-neutrons source with fast neutron-emission timing," Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment 817: pp. 26-29
  • Rusev, G., Roman, A., Daum, J., Springs, R., Bond, E., Jandel, M., Baramsai, B., Bredeweg, T., Couture, A., Favalli, A., Ianakiev, K., Iliev, M., Mosby, S., Ullmann, J., Walker, C. (2015) "Fission-fragment detector for DANCE based on thin scintillating films," Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment 804: pp. 207-211
  • Rusev, G., Jandel, M., Baramsai, B., Bond, E.M., Bredeweg, T.A., Couture, A., Daum, J.K., Favalli, A., Ianakiev, K.D., Iliev, M.L., Mosby, S., Roman, A.R., Springs, R.K., Ullmann, J.L., Walker, C.L. (2015) "Development of a thin scintillation films fission-fragment detector and a novel neutron source," SPIE
  • Jandel, M., Bredeweg, T.A., Bond, E.M., Chadwick, M.B., Couture, A., O'Donnell, J.M., Fowler, M., Haight, R.C., Kawano, T., Reifarth, R., Rundberg, R.S., Ullmann, J.L., Vieira, D.J., Wouters, J.M., Wilhelmy, J.B., Wu, C.Y., Becker, J.A. (2012) "New precision measurements of the 235U(n,g) cross section.," Physical review letters 109:20 pp. 202506

Selected Intellectual Property

  • Patent - Jandel, M., Rusev, G., Taddeucci, T."System for Detecting Special Nuclear Materials," 9081108 United States