B.S. 1983, M.S. 1985, Iowa State University; Ames Laboratory
Preparation and purification of alkaline, refractory and rare earth elements.
Development of high temperature melting and casting techniques for the preparation
of high purity metallic, intermetallic and amorphous research materials.
T.W. Ellis, L.L. Jones, and T.E. Bloomer
"Effects of oxygen content on the solidification
microstructure of LaNi5," JOM,
Vol. 47 (2), 47 (1995).
T.W. Ellis, F.A. Schmidt, and L.L. Jones
"Methods and opportunities
in the recycling of rare earth based materials," in Metals
and Materials Waste Reduction, Recovery, and Remediation, edited
by K.C. Liddel, et al. (TMS, Warrendale, PA, 1994), 199.
L.L. Jones, T.A. Lograsso, and T.W. Ellis
"Unique materials preparation
and characterization services at the Materials Preparation Center (MPC)," Mater.
Tech., Vol. 9 (11/12), 269 (1994).
P.A. Lane, L.S. Swanson, Q.-X. Ni, J.P. Engle, T.J. Barton, and L.L.
"Dynamics of photoexcited
states in C60: An optically detected magnetic resonance,
ESR, and lght-induced ESR study," Phys.
Rev. Lett., Vol. 68 (6), 887 (1992).
L.L. Jones, F.A. Schmidt, and J.D. Verhoeven
"Consumable electrode arc
casting of copper-refractory metal composites," in Proceedings
of the Refractory Metals Symposium, edited by D. Sadoway (TMS, Warrendale,