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Azaree Lintereur

Assistant Professor

Affiliation(s):

  • Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering
  • Nuclear Engineering

230 Reber

atl21@psu.edu

814-867-1783

Research Areas:

Interest Areas:

Radiation Detection, Neutron Coincidence and Multiplicity Counting, Nuclear Safeguards, MCNP.

 
 

 

Education

  • Ph D, Radiation Detection/Biomedical Engineering, University of Florida, 2013

Publications

Journal Articles

  • Christian Cowles, Spencer Behling, Pheonix Baldez, Micah Folsom, Richard Kouzes, Vladimir Kukharev, Azaree Lintereur, Sean Robinson, Edward Siciliano, Sean Stave and Patrick Valdez, 2018, "Development of a Lithium Fluoride Zinc Sulfide Based Neutron Multiplicity Counter", Nuclear Instruments and Methods A, 887, pp. 59-63
  • Joshua Flygare, Alain Bonneville, Richard Kouzes, Jared Yamaoka and Azaree Lintereur, 2018, "Muon Borehole Detector Development for use in 4D Tomographic Density Monitoring", IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, 65, (10), pp. 2724--2731
  • Alain Bonneville, Richard T Kouzes, Jared Yamaoka, Charlotte Rowe, Elena Guardincerri, J Matthew Durham, Christopher L Morris, Daniel C Poulson, Kenie Plaud-Ramos, Deborah J Morley, Josh Flygare and Azaree Lintereur, 2017, "A novel muon detector for borehole density tomography", Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, 851, pp. 108--117
  • Christian C Cowles, Richard S Behling, George R Imel, Richard T Kouzes, Azaree Lintereur, Sean M Robinson, Edward R Siciliano and Sean C Stave, 2017, "Effects of Correlated and Uncorrelated Gamma Rays on Neutron Multiplicity Counting", IEEE Trans. Nucl. Sci
  • S Stave, M Bliss, R Kouzes, Azaree Lintereur, S Robinson, E Siciliano and L Wood, 2015, "LiF/ZnS Neutron Multiplicity Counter", Nucl. Instr. and Meth. A, 784, (1), pp. 208-212
  • Sean M Robinson, Sean Stave, Azaree Lintereur, Edward Siciliano, Richard Kouzes and Mary Bliss, 2015, "Neutron pileup algorithms for multiplicity counters", Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, 784, pp. 293--297
  • Richard T Kouzes, Azaree Lintereur and Edward R Siciliano, 2015, "Progress in alternative neutron detection to address the helium-3 shortage", Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, 784, pp. 172--175
  • Richard T Kouzes, James H Ely, Azaree Lintereur and Edward R Siciliano, 2014, "Boron-10 based neutron coincidence counter for safeguards", IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, 61, (5), pp. 2608--2618
  • James H Ely, Edward R Siciliano, Azaree Lintereur and Martyn T Swinhoe, 2013, "Alternatives for helium-3 in multiplicity counters", IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, 60, (2), pp. 510--514
  • Azaree Lintereur, Kenneth Conlin, James Ely, Luke Erikson, Richard Kouzes, Edward Siciliano, David Stromswold and Mitchell Woodring, 2011, "3He and BF3 neutron detector pressure effect and model comparison", Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, 652, (1), pp. 347--350
  • Azaree Lintereur, Wei Qiu, Juan C Nino and James Baciak, 2011, "Characterization of bismuth tri-iodide single crystals for wide band-gap semiconductor radiation detectors", Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, 652, (1), pp. 166--169
  • Richard T Kouzes, James H Ely, Azaree Lintereur, Emily K Mace, Daniel L Stephens and Mitchell L Woodring, 2011, "Neutron detection gamma ray sensitivity criteria", Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, 654, (1), pp. 412--416
  • Richard T Kouzes, James H Ely, Luke E Erikson, Warnick J Kernan, Azaree Lintereur, Edward R Siciliano, Daniel L Stephens, David C Stromswold, Renee M Van Ginhoven and Mitchell L Woodring, 2010, "Neutron detection alternatives to 3He for national security applications", Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, 623, (3), pp. 1035--1045
  • RB Beeken and Azaree Lintereur, 2006, "The effect of anion substitution and nonstoichiometry on the fast ion conductor Cu 6 P Se 5 I", Journal of applied physics, 100, (3), pp. 033522
  • Alain Bonneille, Richard Kouzes, Jared Yamaoka, Azaree Lintereur, Joshua Flygare, Gary Varner, Isar Mostafanezhad, Elena Guardincerri, Charlotte Rowe and Robert Mellors, , "Borehole muography of subsurface reservoirs", Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London A, pp. 12

Conference Proceedings

  • Sean Stave, Spencer Behling, Mary Bliss, Christian Cowles, Richard Kouzes, Vladislav Kukharev, Azaree Lintereur, Sean Robinson, Edward Siciliano and Patrick Valdez, 2016, "Characterization of a LiF/ZnS-based neutron multiplicity counter"
  • I Schwerdt, J Levinthal, S Morrell, L McDonald and Azaree Lintereur, 2015, "Dual Measurement Sample Characterization Systems"
  • Sean Stave, Spencer Behling, Bruce Bernacki, Mary Bliss, Christian Cowles, Richard Kouzes, Azaree Lintereur, Sean Robinson and Edward Siciliano, 2015, "Development of a 6 LiF/ZnS-based neutron multiplicity counter", pp. 1--4
  • Spencer Behling, Mary Bliss, Christian Cowles, Richard Kouzes, Azaree Lintereur, Sean Robinson, Edward Siciliano, Sean Stave and Zheming Wang, 2015, "Measurement and comparison of the light output of Ni-doped 6 LiF/ZnS for use in neutron multiplicity counting", pp. 1--2
  • Sean Robinson, Sean Stave, Azaree Lintereur, Edward Siciliano, Christian Cowles, Richard Kouzes and Spencer Behling, 2015, "Performance of coincidence-based PSD on LiF/ZnS detectors for multiplicity counting", pp. 1--8
  • Christian C Cowles, Richard S Behling, George R Imel, Richard T Kouzes, Azaree Lintereur, Sean M Robinson, Sean C Stave, Edward R Siciliano and Zheming Wang, 2015, "Pulse-shape analysis of neutron-induced scintillation light in Ni-doped 6 LiF/ZnS", pp. 1--2
  • Azaree Lintereur, Sean Stave, Richard Kouzes, Edward Siciliano and Sean Robinson, 2014, "Multiplicity counter development with 6LiF/ZnS", pp. 1--2
  • Sean Stave, Bruce Bernacki, Mary Bliss, Christian Cowles, Richard Kouzes, Azaree Lintereur, Sean Robinson, Edward Siciliano, Patrick Valdez and Lynn Wood, 2014, "Progress in development of a 6LiF/ZnS-based neutron multiplicity counter", pp. 1--2
  • Azaree Lintereur, James H Ely, Richard T Kouzes, Edward R Siciliano, Martyn T Swinhoe and Mitchell L Woodring, 2012, "Alternatives to Helium-3 for neutron multiplicity counters", 3, (4), pp. 547--553
  • Azaree Lintereur, James H Ely, Richard T Kouzes, Jeremy L Rogers and Edward R Siciliano, 2012, "Boron-10 lined proportional counter model validation", pp. 4290--4295
  • Azaree Lintereur, JH Ely, ER Siciliano and MT Swinhoe, 2012, "Helium-3 alternative neutron detectors for multiplicity counters"
  • Azaree Lintereur, Wei Qiu, Juan C Nino and James E Baciak, 2009, "Bismuth tri-iodide radiation detector development", International Society for Optics and Photonics, 7449, pp. 74491M
  • Azaree Lintereur, Wei Qiu, Juan C Nino and James E Baciak, 2008, "Iodine based compound semiconductors for room temperature gamma-ray spectroscopy", International Society for Optics and Photonics, 6945, pp. 694503

Abstracts

  • A Bonneville, N Bonal, Azaree Lintereur, RJ Mellors, BNP Paulsson, CA Rowe, GS Varner, R Kouzes, J Flygare, I Mostafanezhad and others, 2016, "Imaging CO2 reservoirs using muons borehole detectors"
  • A Bonneville, J Flygare, R Kouzes, Azaree Lintereur, JAK Yamaoka and GS Varner, 2015, "Borehole muon detector development"
  • Jarod Yamaoka, A Bonneville, J Flygare, Azaree Lintereur and R Kouzes, 2015, "Simulation of Underground Muon Flux with Application to Muon Tomography"

Technical Reports

  • Edward R Siciliano, Azaree Lintereur, Richard T Kouzes and James H Ely, 2013, "Boron-10 ABUNCL Models of Fuel Testing"
  • Richard T Kouzes, James H Ely, Azaree Lintereur and Edward R Siciliano, 2013, "Boron-10 ABUNCL prototype models and initial active testing", Pacific Northwest Nat. Lab., Richland, WA, USA, Tech. Rep. PNNL-22424
  • James H Ely, Mary Bliss, Richard T Kouzes, Azaree Lintereur, Sean M Robinson, Edward R Siciliano, Martyn T Swinhoe and Mitchell L Woodring, 2013, "Final technical report for the neutron detection without helium-3 project", PNNL-23011
  • James H Ely, Edward R Siciliano, Martyn T Swinhoe and Azaree Lintereur, 2013, "Modeling and simulation optimization and feasibility studies for the neutron detection without helium-3 project", Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Technical Report. PNNL-22228
  • Edward R Siciliano, Jeremy L Rogers, John E Schweppe, Azaree Lintereur and Richard T Kouzes, 2012, "Uranium Neutron Coincidence Collar Model Utilizing 3He", DOE, PNNL-21581
  • Richard T Kouzes, James H Ely, Azaree Lintereur and Edward R Siciliano, 2012, "Boron-10 ABUNCL Prototype Initial Testing"
  • Jeremy L Rogers, James H Ely, Richard T Kouzes, Azaree Lintereur and Edward R Siciliano, 2012, "Neutron Coincidence Counting Studies", Technical Report PNNL-21686. Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA
  • James E Baciak, Juan C Nino, Wei Qiu and Azaree Lintereur, 2012, "Single-Crystal Bismuth Iodide Gamma-Ray Spectrometers"
  • Jeremy L Rogers, James H Ely, Richard T Kouzes, Azaree Lintereur and Edward R Siciliano, 2012, "Uranium Neutron Coincidence Collar Model Utilizing Boron-10 Lined Tubes"
  • Richard T Kouzes, James H Ely, Azaree Lintereur and Edward R Siciliano, 2012, "Introduction to Neutron Coincidence Counter Design Based on Boron-10", PNNL Report PNNL-21090
  • Azaree Lintereur, James Ely, Jean Stave and Benjamin Mcdonald, 2012, "Neutron and Gamma Ray Pulse Shape Discrimination with Polyvinyltoluene", US Department of Energy, pnnl-21609 edition
  • Richard T Kouzes, James H Ely, Azaree Lintereur, Edward R Siciliano, David C Stromswold and Mitchell L Woodring, 2010, "3He neutron detector pressure effect and comparison to models", Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA, Tech. Rep. PNNL-19110
  • Richard T Kouzes, Kenneth E Conlin, James H Ely, Luke E Erikson, Warnick J Kernan, Azaree Lintereur, Edward R Siciliano, Daniel L Stephens, David C Stromswold, Renee M Van Ginhoven and others, 2010, "Alternatives to 3He for neutron detection for homeland security", Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Report
  • Richard T Kouzes, James H Ely, Luke E Erikson, Warnick J Kernan, Azaree Lintereur, Edward R Siciliano, David C Stromswold and Mitchell L Woodring, 2010, "Alternative neutron detection testing summary"
  • Azaree Lintereur, Richard T Kouzes, James H Ely, Luke E Erikson, Edward R Siciliano and Mitchell L Woodring, 2010, "Boron-lined neutron detector measurements"
  • Richard T Kouzes, James D Borgardt, Azaree Lintereur and Mark E Panisko, 2009, "Assessment of Cosmic Background Attenuation at Building 3425 (Underground Laboratory)", Pacific Northwest National Laboratory White Paper PNNL-18855
  • J Ely, RT Kouzes, Azaree Lintereur, J Schweppe, E Siciliano and M Woodring, 2009, "BF3 Neutron Detector Testing and Comparison to 3He", Technical Rpt. PNNL-18581, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA
  • Richard T Kouzes, James H Ely, Azaree Lintereur, Edward R Siciliano and Mitchell L Woodring, 2009, "BF3 neutron detector tests", Report PNNL-19050, December
  • Azaree Lintereur, James H Ely, Richard T Kouzes, LE Erikson and DC Stromswold, 2009, "Coated fiber neutron detector test", Technical Rpt. PNNL-18919, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA
  • James H Ely, Luke E Erikson, Richard T Kouzes, Azaree Lintereur and David C Stromswold, 2009, "Lithium loaded glass fiber neutron detector tests", Report PNNL-18988, November
  • Richard T Kouzes, James H Ely, Azaree Lintereur and Daniel L Stephens, 2009, "Neutron detector gamma insensitivity criteria"

Other

  • Azaree Lintereur, 2013, "Neutron Multiplicity Counter Design Without Helium-3"

Research Projects

Honors and Awards

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The Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering at Penn State is one of the nation’s largest and most successful engineering departments. We serve more than 1,000 undergraduate students and more than 330 graduate students

We offer B.S. degrees in mechanical engineering and nuclear engineering as well as resident (M.S., Ph.D.) and online (M.S., M.Eng.) graduate degrees in nuclear engineering and mechanical engineering. MNE's strength is in offering hands-on experience in highly relevant research areas, such as energy, homeland security, biomedical devices, and transportation systems.

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