Berkeley Lab

Publications

Publications

  1. A. Haefner, R. Pavlovsky, T.H. Joshi, V. Negut, E. Suzuki, K. Vetter, “3-D Gamma-ray Mapping from Unmanned Aerial Systems for Nuclear Decommissioning,” Waste Management Symposia Conference Proceedings, Phoenix, Arizona, March 18-22, 2018.
  2. A. Haefner, R. Barnowski, P. Barton, D. Hellfeld, T.H. Joshi, R. Pavlovsky, Y. Sanada, Y. Shikaze, T. Torii, K. Vetter, “3-D Radiation Mapping and Data Fusion for Environmental Remediation and Cleanup,” Waste Management Symposia Conference Proceedings, Phoenix, Arizona, March 18-22, 2018.
  3. D. Hellfeld, P. Barton, D. Gunter, A. Haefner, L. Mihailescu, K. Vetter, “Omnidirectional 3D Gamma-ray Imaging with a Free-moving Spherical Active Coded Aperture”, submitted, IEEE Transactions in Nuclear Science
  4. J. Ready, V. Negut, R. Pak, A. Haefner, J. Ellin, L. Mihailescu, K. Vetter, “Evaluation of a novel multi-slit collimated detection system for prompt gamma-ray imaging during proton beam therapy”, submitted, Physics in Medicine and Biology
  5. R. Cooper, M. Amman, K. Vetter,“High Resolution Gamma-Ray Spectroscopy at High Count Rates with a Prototype High Purity Germanium Detector”, accepted, Nucl. Instr. Meth. A 886 (2018) 1
  6. D. Hellfeld, P. Barton, D. Gunter, L. Mihailescu, K. Vetter, “A Spherical Active Coded Aperture for 4π Gamma-ray Imaging”, IEEE Transactions in Nuclear Science 64 (2017) 2837
  7. K. Vetter, R. Barnowski, R. Cooper, T. Joshi, A. Haefner, B. Quiter, R. Pavlovsky,”Gamma-Ray Imaging for Nuclear Security and Safety: Towards 3D Gamma-Ray Vision”, Nucl. Instr. Meth. A 878 (2018) 159
  8. R. Davis, E. Brubaker, K. Vetter, “Fast neutron background characterization with the Radiological Multi-sensor Analysis Platform (RadMAP)”, Nucl. Instr. Meth. A 858 (2017) 106
  9. A. Haefner, R. Barnowski, M. Amman, J. Lee, P. Luke, L. Mihailescu, K. Vetter, “Handheld Real-time Volumetric 3-D Gamma-ray imaging”, Nucl. Instr. Meth. Nucl. Instr. Meth. A 857 (2017) 42
  10. C. Roecker, A. Bernstein, P. Marleau, K. Vetter, “Measurement of High-Energy Neutron Flux Above Ground Utilizing a Spallation Based Multiplicity Technique”, IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science 63 (2016) 2823
  11. K. Vetter, A. Haefner, R. Barnowski, R. Pavlovsky, T. Torii, Y. Sanada, Y. Shikaze, “Advanced Concepts in Multi-Dimensional Radiation Detection and Imaging”, Japan Physical Society Conference Proceedings JPS Conf. Proc 11 (2016) 070000-1
  12. M. Bandstra, T. Aucott, E. Brubaker, D. Chivers, R. Cooper, J. Curtis, J. Davis, T. Joshi, J. Kua, R. Meyer, V. Negut, M. Quinlan, B. Quiter, S. Srinivasan, A. Zakhor, R. Zhang, K. Vetter, ”RadMAP: The Radiological Multi-sensor Analysis Platform”, Nucl. Instr. Meth. A 840 (2016) 59
  13. Abgrail, et al., “The Majorana Demonstrator radioassay program”, Nucl. Instr. Meth. A, 828 (2016) 22
  14. B. Plimley, A. Coffer, Y. Zhang, K. Vetter,” Angular sensitivity of modeled scientific silicon charge-coupled devices to initial electron direction”, Nucl. Instr. Meth. A 827 (2016) 18
  15. C. Roecker, A. Bernstein, N.S. Bowden, B. Cabrera-Palmer, S. Dazeley, M. Gerling, P. Marleau, M.D. Sweany, K. Vetter, “Designing a Transportable High Efficiency Fast Neutron Spectrometer”, Nucl. Instr. Meth. A 826 (2016) 21
  16. Abgrail, et al., “High-voltage testing for the Majorana Demonstrator”, Nucl. Instr. Meth. A, 823 (2016) 83
  17. B. Quiter, T. Joshi, M. Bandstra, K. Vetter, “CsI(Na) Detector Array Characterization for ARES Program”, IEEE Transactions in Nuclear Science 63 (2016) 673
  18. P. Barton, M. Amman, R. Martin, K. Vetter, “Ultra-Low Noise Mechanically Cooled Germanium Detectors”, Nucl. Instr. Meth. A 812 (2016) 17
  19. K. Vetter, “Multi-Sensor Radiation Detection, Imaging, and Fusion”, Glenn Knoll Memoriam Issue, Nucl. Instr. Meth. A 805 (2016) 127
  20. R. Barnowski, A. Haefner, L. Mihailescu, K. Vetter, “Scene Data Fusion: Enabling Real-Time Volumetric Gamma-Ray Imaging”, Nucl. Instr. Meth. A 800 (2015) 65
  21. A. Haefner, D. Gunter, R. Barnowski, K. Vetter,” A Filtered Back-projection Algorithm for 4π Compton Camera Data”, IEEE Transactions in Nuclear Science 62 (2015) 1911
  22. Zhang, S. Candra, K. Vetter, A. Zakhor, ”Sensor Fusion for Semantic Segmentation of Urban Scenes”, IEEE International Conferenceon Robotics and Automation (ICRA) (2015) 1850
  23. R. Cooper, M. Amman, K. Vetter,“A prototype high purity germanium detector for high resolution gamma-ray spectroscopy at high count rates”, Nucl. Instr. Meth. A 795 (2015) 167
  24. Wrzesinski, G.J. Lane, K.H. Maier, R.V.F. Janssens, G.D. Dracoulis, R. Broda, A.P. Byrne, M.P. Carpenter, R.M. Clark,M. Cromaz, B. Fornal, T. Lauritsen, A.O. Macchiavelli, M. Rejmund, B. Szpak, K. Vetter, and S. Zhu, “High-spin yrast structure of 204Hg from the decay of a four-hole, 22+ isomer”, Phys. Rev. C 92, 044327 (2015)
  25. K. Vetter, D. Chivers, Brian Quiter, “Advanced Concepts in Multi-Dimensional Radiation Detection and Imaging”, “Nuclear Threats and Security Challenges”, S. Apikyan, editor, Springer, June 2015
  26. K. Vetter, “The Berkeley Radiological Resilience Initiative”, “Nuclear Threats and Security Challenges”, S. Apikyan, editor, Springer, June 2015
  27. T. Aucott, M. Bandstra, V. Negut, J. Curtis, D. Chivers, K. Vetter,” Impact of Detector Efficiency and Energy Resolution on Gamma-Ray Background Rejection in Mobile Spectroscopy and Imaging Systems”, Nucl. Instr. Meth. A, 789 (2015) 128
  28. Q. Looker, M. Amman, K. Vetter, “Inter-Electrode Charge Collection in High-Purity Germanium Detectors with Amorphous Semiconductor Contacts”, accepted, Nucl. Instr. Meth. A 781 (2015) 20
  29. Q. Looker, M. Amman, K. Vetter,” Leakage current in high-purity germanium detectors with amorphous semiconductor contacts”, Nucl. Instr. Meth. A, 777 (2015) 138
  30. Abgrail, et al., “The Majorana Parts Tracking Database”, Nucl. Instr. Meth. A, 779 (2015) 52
  31. A. Haefner, D. Gunter, B. Plimley, R. Pavlovsky, K. Vetter,” Gamma-ray Momentum Reconstruction from Compton Electron Trajectories by Filtered Back-projection”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 105, 184101 (2014)
  32. T. Aucott , M. Bandstra, V. Negut, J. Curtis, K. Vetter “Effects of Background on Gamma-Ray Detection for Mobile Spectroscopy and Imaging Systems”, IEEE Transactions in Nuclear Science, 61 (2014), 985
  33. Mirabolfathi,M. Amman, D. Faiez, P. N. Luke, R. D. Martin, J. A. Rolla, B. Sadoulet, B. Serfass, K. Vetter, “Neganov–Luke Phonon Amplification in P-type Point Contact Detectors”, Journal of Low Temperature Physics, 176 (2014) 209
  34. T. Aucott, M. Bandstra, D. Chivers, V. Negut R. Cooper, K. Vetter “Routine Surveys for Gamma-Ray Background Characterization”. IEEE Transactions in Nuclear Science, 60 (2013), 1147
  35. M. Amman, A. Priest, P. N. Luke, S. Asztalos, K. Sabourov, and K. Vetter, “Proximity Electrode Signal Readout of High Purity Ge Detectors”, IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, Volume 60.2 (2013) 1213
  36. S. Huh, N. Clinthorne, A. Haefner, D. Chivers, L. Mihailescu, K. Vetter,”Relations between system matrices and the complete data space in MLEM using the Kullback-Leibler distance”, IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, 60 (2013) 1110
  37. Aguayo, M. Amman, F.T. Avignone III, A.S. Barabash, P.J. Barton, J.R. Beene, F.E. Bertrand, M. Boswell, V. Brudanin, M. Busch, Y.D. Chan, C.D. Christofferson, J.I. Collar, D.C. Combs, R.J. Cooper, J.A. Detwiler, P.J. Doe, Yu. Efremenko, V. Egorov, H. Ejiri, et al., “Characteristics of signals originating near the lithium diffused N+ contact of high purity germanium p-type point contact detectors”, Nucl. Instr. Meth. A, 701 (2013) 176
  38. Benson, M. Bandstra, D. Chivers, T. Aucott, B. Augarten, C. Bates, A. Midvidy, R. Pavlovsky, J. Siegrist, K. Vetter, and B. Yee, “The GammaRay Imaging Framework”, IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, 60 (2013) 528
  39. B. Plimley, D. Chivers, A. Coffer, and K. Vetter “Experimental Benchmark of Electron Trajectory Reconstruction Algorithm for Advanced Compton Imaging”, IEEE Transaction Nuclear Science, 60 (2013) 2308
  40. D. Martin, M. Amman, Y.D. Chan, J.A. Detwiler, J.C. Loach, Q. Looker, P.N. Luke, A.W.P. Poon, J. Qian, K. Vetter, H. Yaver, “Determining the drift time of charge carriers in p-type point contact HPGe detectors”, Nucl. Instr. Meth. A, 678 (2012) 98
  41. Ward,A.O.Macchiavelli, R.M.Clark, D.Cline, M.Cromaz, M.A.Deleplanque, R.M.Diamond, P.Fallon, A.Gorgen, A.B.Hayes, G.J.Lane, I.Y.Lee, T.Nakatsukasa, G.Schmidt, F.S.Stephens, C.E.Svensson, R.Teng, K.Vetter, C.Y.Wu, ”Band structure in U-235”, Phys.Rev. C 86, 064319 (2012)
  42. Bandstra, K. Vetter, et al., “Measurements of Fukushima Fallout by the Berkeley Radiological Air and Water Monitotring Project”, IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference (NSS/MIC) (2011) 18
  43. P. Barton, P. Luke, M. Amman, YD Chan, J. Detwiler, J. Loach, A. Poon, C. Tindall, K. Vetter, “Low-noise low-mass front-end electronics for low-background physics experiments using germanium detectors”, IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference (NSS/MIC) (2011) 1976
  44. M. Bandstra, T. Aucott, D.H. Chivers, J. Siegrist, K. Vetter, “The Machine Vision Radiation Detection Framework”, IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, 52.1 (2011) 326
  45. M. Galloway, M. Amman, S. Adawalla, G. Bindley, S. Boggs, H. Chen, D. Chivers, J. Lee, P. Luke, L. Mihailescu V. Negut, A. Priest, K. Vetter, A. Zoglauer, “Status of the High-Efficiency Multimode Imager”, IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, 52.1 (2011) 1290
  46. P. Barton, P. Luke, M. Amman, Y.D. Chan, J. Detwiler, J. Loach, R. Martin, A. Poon, C. Tindall, K. Vetter, “Low-noise low-mass front end electronics for low-background physics experiments using germanium detectors”, IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, 52.1 (2011) 1303
  47. Q. Looker, M. Amman, P. Barton, P.N. Luke, K. Vetter, “Optimization of process parameters for amorphous semiconductor contacts on high-purity germanium detectors”, IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, 52.1 (2011) 222
  48. K. Vetter, D. Chivers, B. Plimley, A. Coffer, T, Aucott, Q. Looker,” First demonstration of electron-tracking based Compton imaging in solid-state detectors”, Nucl. Instr. Meth. A 652 (2011) 599
  49. B. Plimley, D. Chivers, A. Coffer, T. Aucott, W. Wanga, K. Vetter, ”Reconstruction of electron trajectories in high-resolution Si devices for advanced Compton imaging”, Nucl. Instr. Meth. A 652 (2011) 595
  50. D.H. Chivers, A. Coffer B. Plimley, K. Vetter, “Impact of Measuring Electron Tracks in High-Resolution Scientific Charge-Coupled Devices within Compton Imaging Systems”, Nucl. Instr. Meth. A 654 (2011) 244
  51. N. Luke, M. Amman, J.S. Lee, L. Mihailescu, K. Vetter, “ Large-Format Gamma-Ray Imaging Using Coplanar Grid CdZnTe Detectors”, accepted for publication in Nucl. Instr. Meth. A (2010)
  52. -A. Descalle, K. Vetter, A. Hansen. J. Daniel, S.G. Prussin, ”Detector design for high-resolution MeV photon imaging of cargo containers using spectral information”, Nucl. Instr. and Meth. A 624 (2010) 635
  53. L. Mihailescu, K. Vetter, D. Chivers, “Standoff 3D Gamma-Ray Imaging”, IEEE Trans. Nucl. Sci. 56, 2 (2009) 479
  54. M. Amman, P.N. Luke, J.S. Lee, L. Mihailescu, K. Vetter, A. Zoglauer, C.B. Wunderer, M. Galloway, S.E. Boggs, H. Chen, P. Marthandam, S. Awadalla, S. Taherion, G. Bindley, “Detector Module Development for the High Efficiency Multi-mode Imager”, IEEE Trans. Nucl. Sci. (2009) Conf. Rec.