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Lawrence L. Jones
Ames Laboratory-USDOE
Associate Metallurgist
121 Metals Development
Tel: 515-294-5236
Fax: 515-294-8727

B.S. 1983, M.S. 1985, Iowa State University; Ames Laboratory 1986-present.

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. Jones
"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, PA, 1991).