Publications

Journal Articles

  1. Castano, C., Richardson, B., King, J., Alajo, A.B., and Usman, S., "Modeling and Validation of Temperature and Void Coefficients of Reactivity at the Missouri S&T Research Reactor (MSTR)," Nuclear Engineering and Design, 2015, in revision.
  2. Labib, S., and King, J., "Initial Risk Assessment for a Single Stage to Orbit Nuclear Thermal Rocket," Nuclear Engineering and Design, 2015, vol. 287, pp. 19-35, doi: 10.1016/j.nucengdes.2015.02.004 .
  3. Labib, S., and King, J., "Design and Analysis of a Single Stage To Orbit Nuclear Thermal Rocket Reactor Engine," Nuclear Engineering and Design, 2015, vol. 287, pp. 36-47, doi: 10.1016/j.nucengdes.2015.02.006 .
  4. Collette, R., Douglas, J., Patterson, L., Bahun, G., King, J., Keiser, D., Jr., and Schulthess, J., "Benefits of Utilizing CellProfiler as a Characterization Tool for U-10Mo Nuclear Fuel," Materials Characterization, 2015, vol. 105, pp. 71-81, doi: 10.1016/j.matchar.2015.03.034 .
  5. Baker, M.P., King, J.C., Gorman, B.P., and Braley, J.P., "Straight-Chain Halocarbon Forming Fluids for TRISO Fuel Kernel Production – Tests with Yttria-Stabilized Zirconia Microspheres," Journal of Nuclear Materials, 2015, vol. 458, pp. 77-86, doi: 10.1016/j.jnucmat.2014.11.118 .
  6. Shugart, N., and King, J., "Neutronic Analysis of the Geological Survey TRIGA Reactor," Annals of Nuclear Energy, 2014, vol. 64, pp. 122-134, doi: 10.1016/j.anucene.2013.09.022 .
  7. Washington, J., King, J., and Shayer, Z., "Selection and Evaluation of Potential Burnable Absorbers Incorporated Into Modified TRISO Particles," Nuclear Engineering and Design, 2014, vol. 278, pp. 377-386, doi: 10.1016/j.nucengdes.2014.07.033 .
  8. Craft, A.E., O’Brien, R.C., Howe, S.D., and King, J.C., "Submersion Criticality Safety of a Tungsten-Rhenium Urania Cermet Fuel for Space Propulsion and Power Applications," Nuclear Engineering and Design, 2014, vol. 273, pp. 143-149, doi: 10.1016/j.nucengdes.2014.01.028 .
  9. Craft, A.E., and King, J.C., "Installation of a New Neutron Beam Facility at the USGS TRIGA Reactor," Nuclear Technology, 2014, vol. 185, pp. 85-99, doi: 10.13182/NT13-4 .
  10. Teague, M., Miller, B., Gorman, B., and King, J., "EBSD and TEM Characterization of High Burn-Up Mixed Oxide Fuel," Journal of Nuclear Materials, 2014, vol. 444, pp. 475-480, doi: 10.1016/j.jnucmat.2013.10.037 .
  11. Morgan, S.W., King, J.C., and Pope, C.L., "Beam Characterization at the Neutron Radiography Reactor," Nuclear Engineering and Design, 2013, vol. 265, pp. 639-653, doi: 10.1016/j.nucengdes.2013.08.059 .
  12. Teague, M., Gorman, B., King, J. Porter, D., and Hayes, S., "Microstructural Characterization of High Burn-Up Mixed Oxide Reactor Fuel," Journal of Nuclear Materials, 2013, vol. 441, pp. 267-273, doi: 10.1016/j.jnucmat.2013.05.067 .
  13. Craft, A.E., and King, J.C., "Design, Construction, and Demonstration of the Colorado School of Mines Neutron Imaging Facility," Nuclear Technology, 2013, vol. 184, pp. 198-209.
  14. Morgan, S.W., King, J.C., and Pope, C.L., "Simulation of neutron radiograph images at the Neutron Radiography Reactor," Annals of Nuclear Energy, 2013, vol. 57, pp. 341-349, doi: 10.1016/j.anucene.2013.02.010 .
  15. Baker, M.P., King, J.C., Gorman, B.P., and Marshall, D.W., "Selection and Properties of Alternative Forming Fluids for TRISO Fuel Kernel Production," Journal of Nuclear Materials, 2013, vol. 432, pp. 395-406, doi: 10.1016/j.jnucmat.2012.07.047 .
  16. Denholm, P., King, J.C., Kutscher, C.F., Wilson, P., "Decarbonizing the electric sector: Combining renewable and nuclear energy using thermal storage," Energy Policy, 2012, vol. 44, pp. 301-311, doi: 10.1016/j.enpol.2012.01.055 .
  17. Richardson, B., Castano, C.H., King, J., Alajo, A., and Usman, S., "Modeling and Validation of Approach to Criticality and Axial Flux Profile Experiments at the Missouri S&T Reactor (MSTR)," Nuclear Engineering and Design, 2012, vol. 245, pp. 55-61, doi: 10.1016/j.nucengdes.2012.01.023 .
  18. Craft, A.E., Silver, I.J., Clark, C.M., Howe, S.D., and King, J.C., "Advanced shield development for a fission surface power system for the lunar surface," Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers Part G: Journal of Aerospace Engineering, 2011, vol. 225, no. 2, pp. 204-212, doi: 10.1243/09544100JAERO758 .
  19. Craft, A.E. and King, J.C., "Reactivity control schemes for fast spectrum space nuclear reactors," Nuclear Engineering and Design, 2011, vol. 241, pp. 1516-1538, doi: 8. 10.1016/j.nucengdes.2011.01.049 .
  20. Craft, A.E. and King, J.C., "Radiation Shielding Options for a Nuclear Reactor Power System Landed on the Lunar Surface," Nuclear Technology, 2010, vol. 172, pp. 255-272.
  21. King, J.C. and El-Genk, M.S., "Thermal-hydraulic and neutronic analyses of the submersion-subcritical, safe space (S4) reactor," Nuclear Engineering and Design, 2009, vol. 239, no. 12, pp. 2809-2819, doi: 10.1016/j.nucengdes.2009.09.021 .
  22. King, J.C. and El-Genk, M.S., "Temperature and burnup reactivities and operational lifetime for the submersion-subcritical, safe space (S^4) reactor," Nuclear Engineering and Design, 2007, vol. 237, no. 5, pp. 552-564. doi: 10.1016/j.nucengdes.2006.07.008 .
  23. King, J.C. and El-Genk, M.S., "Submersion-subcritical safe space (S4) reactor," Nuclear Engineering and Design, 2006, vol. 236, no. 17, pp. 1759-1777, doi: 10.1016/j.nucengdes.2005.12.010 .
  24. King, J.C. and El-Genk, M.S., "Submersion criticality safety of fast spectrum space reactors: Potential spectral shift absorbers," Nuclear Engineering and Design, 2006, vol. 236, no. 3, pp. 238-254, doi: 10.1016/j.nucengdes.2005.07.005 .
  25. King, J.C. and El-Genk, M.S., "Stress and Buckling Analyses of Multitube, Vapor Anode Nb-1Zr/C-103 AMTEC Cells," J. Propulsion and Power, 2001, vol. 17, no. 3, pp. 557-565, doi: 10.2514/2.5777 .
  26. El-Genk, M.S. and King, J.C., "Performance Analyses of an Nb-1Zr/C-103, Vapor Anode Multi-Tube Alkali-Metal Thermal-to-Electric Conversion Cell," J. Energy Conversion and Management, 2001, vol. 42, pp. 721-739, doi: 10.1016/s0196-8904(00)00076-5 .
  27. King, J.C. and El-Genk, M.S., "Review of Refractory Materials for Alkali Metal Thermal-to-Electric Conversion Cells," J. Propulsion and Power, 2001, vol. 17, no. 3, pp. 547-556, doi: 10.2514/2.5810 .

Peer-Reviewed Conference Papers

  1. Collette, R., King, J., Keiser, D., and Schulthess, J., "A Curtaining Removal Technique for Focused Ion Beam Milled U-Mo Fuels," Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, 2014, vol. 110, pp. 893-895.
  2. Al Ameri, S., and King, J.C., "A Coupled Nuclear Reactor Thermal Energy Storage System for Enhanced Load Following Operation," 2013 International Nuclear Atlantic Conference (INAC-2013), Associacao Brasileira De Energia Nuclear, Recife, Brazil, 2013, Session R14.
  3. Labib, S., Husemeyer, P., Giusti, O., Rothenberg, J., King, J., and Howe, S., "Design and Analysis of a Single Stage to Orbit Nuclear Thermal Rocket Engine," Proceedings of Nuclear and Emerging Technologies for Space (NETS-2013), American Nuclear Society, La Grange Park, Illinois, 2013, paper 6823.
  4. Giusti, O., Rothenberg, J., Husemeyer, P., Labib, S., Howe, S., and King, J., "Nuclear Thermal Rocket Engine Integration into a Single-Stage to Orbit Launch Platform," Proceedings of Nuclear and Emerging Technologies for Space (NETS-2013), American Nuclear Society, La Grange Park, Illinois, 2013, paper 6769.
  5. Johnson, B., King, J., and Newman, A., "Optimizing Nuclear Waste Disposal: A Yucca Mountain Case Study," Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, 2013, vol. 109, pp. 370-373.
  6. Labib, S., and King, J., "Design and Analysis of Nuclear Thermal Rocket Reactors for a Range of Low Earth Orbit Payloads," Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, 2013, vol. 109, pp. 1527-1530.
  7. Craft, A.E., O'Brien, R.C., Howe, S.D., and King, J.C., "Submersion Criticality Safety Analysis of a Tungsten-Based Fuel for Nuclear Power and Propulsion Applications," Proceedings of the Global Space Exploration Conference (GLEX-2012), International Astronautical Federation, Paris, France, 2012, paper GLEX2012.05.2.2x12528.
  8. Washington, J., King, J., and Shayer, Z.. "Thermal Parameter Study for TRISO Fuel Particles Containing a Burnable Poison Layer," Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, 2012, vol. 107, pp. 140-143.
  9. Craft, A.E. and King, J.C., "Construction and Installation of a Neutron Radiography and Tomography Facility at the Colorado School of Mines," Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, 2012, vol. 106, pp. 95-99.
  10. Washington, J., King, J., and Shayer, Z.. "Plutonium and Minor Actinide Transmutation Target Fuel Evaluation for PWRs," Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, 2012, vol. 106, pp. 172-175.
  11. Craft, A.E., King, J.C., and Debey, T.M., "Unresolved Safety Question Analysis for the New Neutron Imaging Facility at the USGS TRIGA Reactor," Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, 2012, vol. 106, pp. 555
  12. Shugart, N. and King, J., "Relicensing Analysis for the Geological Survey TRIGA Reactor," Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, 2012, vol. 106, pp. 819-823.
  13. Morgan, S.W., King, J.C., and Pope, C.L., "Beamline Model Validation through Flux Profile and Neutron Activation Measurements at the Neutron Radiography (NRAD) Reactor," Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, 2012, vol. 106, pp. 905-908.
  14. Morgan, S., Manning, B., Addanki, N., Trubilla, M., Howe, S.D., and King, J.C., "10 kW Radioisotope Powered Pulsed Brayton Cycle For Space Applications," Proceedings of Nuclear and Emerging Technologies for Space (NETS-2011), American Nuclear Society, La Grange Park, Illinois, 2011, paper 2203.
  15. Richardson, B., Castano, C.H., King, J., Alajo, A., and Usman, S., "Model Benchmarking for Missouri S&T Reactor Part 1: Approach to Criticality and Axial Flux Profile," Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, American Nuclear Society, La Grange Park, Illinois, 2011, vol. 105, pp. 842-843.
  16. Richardson, B., Castano, C.H., King, J., Alajo, A., and Usman, S., "Model Benchmarking for Missouri S&T Reactor Part 2: Moderator Temperature and Void Coefficients of Reactivity," Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, American Nuclear Society, La Grange Park, Illinois, 2011, vol. 105, pp. 844-845.
  17. Morgan, S.W. and King, J.C., "Neutron Beam Characterization of the Neutron Beam Facilities at the USGS TRIGA Reactor," Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, 2011, vol. 104, pp. 205-206.
  18. Craft, A.E. and King, J.C., "Development of a Neutron Radiography and Tomography Facility at the Colorado School of Mines," Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, 2011, vol. 104, pp. 225-226.
  19. Baker, M., King, J., Gorman, B., and Marshall, D., "Alternative Forming Fluids for TRISO Fuel Kernel Production," Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, 2011, vol. 104, pp. 262-263.
  20. Washington, J., King, J., and Shayer, Z.. "Reactivity Analysis for TRISO Fuel Particles Containing a Burnable Poison Layer," Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, 2011, vol. 104, pp. 600-602.
  21. Craft, A.E., and King, J.C., "Axial Radiation Shielding for the Affordable Fission Surface Power System," Proceedings of the Embedded Topical Meeting on Nuclear and Emerging Technologies for Space (NETS-2009), American Nuclear Society, La Grange Park, Illinois, 2009, pp. 272-283.
  22. Craft, A.E., Sailer, L., Henderson, R., Glazener, N., Valentine, J., Howe, S., and King, J., "Development of a Nuclear-Powered Fully-Mobile Outpost for the Lunar Surface," Proceedings of the Embedded Topical Meeting on Nuclear and Emerging Technologies for Space (NETS-2009), American Nuclear Society, La Grange Park, Illinois, 2009, pp. 174-182.
  23. Craft, A.E. and King, J.C., "Radiation Shielding Options for the Affordable Fission Surface Power System," Proceedings of the Space, Propulsion & Energy Sciences International Forum (SPESIF-2009), edited by G.A. Robertson, AIP Conference Proceedings 1103, American Institute of Physics, Melville, New York, 2009, pp. 466-477.
  24. Craft, A.E. and King, J.C., "Reactivity Control Schemes for Fast Spectrum Space Nuclear Reactors," Proceedings of the Space Technology and Applications International Forum (STAIF-2008), edited by M.S. El-Genk, AIP Conference Proceedings 969, American Institute of Physics, Melville, New York, 2008, pp. 326-336.
  25. King, J.C. and El-Genk, M.S., "Thermal-Hydraulic Analyses of the Submersion-Subcritical Safe Space (S^4) Reactor," Proceedings of the Space Technology and Applications International Forum (STAIF-2007), edited by
  26. M.S. El-Genk, AIP Conference Proceedings 880, American Institute of Physics, Melville, New York, 2007, pp. 261-270.
  27. King, J.C. and El-Genk, M.S., "S^4 Reactor: Operating Lifetime and Estimates of Temperature and Burnup Reactivity Coefficients," Proceedings of the Space Technology and Applications International Forum (STAIF2006), edited by M.S. El-Genk, AIP Conference Proceedings 813, American Institute of Physics, Melville, New York, 2006, pp. 437-447.
  28. King, J.C. and El-Genk, M.S., "Solid-Core, Gas-Cooled Reactor for Space and Surface Power," Proceedings of the Space Technology and Applications International Forum (STAIF-2006), edited by M.S. El-Genk, AIP Conference Proceedings 813, American Institute of Physics, Melville, New York, 2006, pp. 298-307.
  29. King, J.C. and El-Genk, M.S., "Effects of Gadolinium and Europium on the Design and Submersion Criticality of a Fast Spectrum Space Reactor," Proceedings of the Space Technology and Applications International Forum (STAIF-2005), edited by M.S. El-Genk, AIP Conference Proceedings 746, American Institute of Physics, Melville, New York, 2005, pp. 461-472.
  30. King, J.C. and El-Genk, M.S., "Spectral Shift Absorbers for Fast Spectrum Space Nuclear Reactors," Proceedings of the Space Technology and Applications International Forum (STAIF-2005), edited by M.S. El-Genk, AIP Conference Proceedings 746, American Institute of Physics, Melville, New York, 2005, pp. 285-294.
  31. King, J.C. and El-Genk, M.S., "A Methodology for the Neutronics Design of Space Nuclear Reactors," Proceedings of the Space Technology and Applications International Forum (STAIF-2004), edited by M.S. El-Genk, AIP Conference Proceedings 699, American Institute of Physics, Melville, New York, 2004, pp. 319-329.
  32. King, J.C. and El-Genk, M.S., "A High Power, Coated Particle Fuel Compact Radioisotope Heater Unit," Proceedings of the Space Technology and Applications International Forum (STAIF-2001), edited by M.S. El-Genk, AIP Conference Proceedings 552, American Institute of Physics, Melville, New York, 2001, pp 774-783.
  33. King, J.C. and El-Genk, M.S., "Structural Analyses of a PX-Type, Nb-1Zr/C-103, Vapor-Anode AMTEC Cell," Proceedings of the 35th Intersociety Energy Conversion Engineering Conference, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Reston, Virginia, 2000, pp. 940-949.
  34. King, J.C. and El-Genk, M.S., "Analyses of Nb-1Zr/C-103, Vapor Anode, Multi-Tube AMTEC Cells," Proceedings of the Space Technology and Applications International Forum (STAIF-2000), edited by M.S. El-Genk, AIP Conference Proceedings 504, American Institute of Physics, Melville, New York, 2000, pp. 1383-1390.
  35. King, J.C. and El-Genk, M.S., "A Review of Refractory Materials for Vapor-Anode AMTEC Cells," Proceedings of the Space Technology and Applications International Forum (STAIF-2000), edited by M.S. El-Genk, AIP Conference Proceedings 504, American Institute of Physics, Melville, New York, 2000, pp. 1391-1401.

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  1. King, J.C., "What Happened at Fukushima?," Electric Energy, 2011, issue 2, pp. 35-36.

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