Kuang Jen J. Wu

Contact information

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
7000 East Avenue
Livermore, CA 94550
email: wu17@llnl.gov
phone: 925 422 1915
 

Education

Ph.D. Physics, University of Oregon  1991

Research

Elemental and molecular imaging by mass spectrometry
Development of advanced surface analysis and materials characterization technology
Nanometer scale materials growth and synthesis

Recent publications

“Ignition relevant ablator response of boron carbide and high-density carbon driven by multiple shocks”
S. T Prisbrey, K. Baker, P. Celliers, T. Dietrich, A. Moore, K. J. Wu, P. Kervin, O. Hurricane
Bulletin Am. Phys. Society, 58, 16 (2013)

 “Inhomogeneous Diffusion of Copper in NIF Beryllium Ablator Shells”
H. Huang, H. Xu, K. Youngblood, A. Nikoos, K. J. Wu, M. Y. Wang and A. V. Hamza
Fusion Science and Technology, 63, 190 (2013)

“Characterization of Thin Copper Diffusion Barrier Layer in Beryllium Capsules”,
H. Xu, K. P. Youngblood, H. Huang, K. J. Wu, K. A. Moreno, A. Nikroo, S. J. Shin, Y. M. Wang, A. V. Hamza
Fusion Science and Technology, 63, 202 (2013)

“Thin Oxide and the Diffusion Barrier in NIF Beryllium Ablator Shells”
K. P. Youngblood, H. Huang, H. Xu, A. Nikoos, K. J. Wu, M. Y. Wang and A. V. Hamza
Fusion Science and Technology, 63, 208 (2013)

“Deterministic Control over High-Z Doping of Polydicyclopentadiene-based Aerogels and Their Coatings”,
S. H. Kim, S. J. Shin, M. Lenhardt, T. Braun, J. D. Sain, C. A. Valez, S. O. Kucheyev, K. J. Wu, J. Biener, J. H. Satcher, A. V. Hamza
ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 5 (16), 8111 (2013)

 “A New Approach to Foam-lined Indirect-Drive NIF Ignition Targets”
J. Biener, C. Dawedeit, S. H. Kim, T. Braun, M. A. Worsley, A. A. Chernov, C. C. Walton, T. M. Willey, S. O. Kucheyev, M. Y. Wang, M. M. Biener, A. van Buuren, K. J. Wu, J. H. Satcher, Jr. and A. V. Hamza,
Nuclear Fusion, 52, 62001 (2012)

“Tuning the Rheological Properties of Low-Density Aerogels for Coating Applications”,
C. Dawedeit, S. H. Kim, T. Braun, M. Worsley, S. A. Letts, K. J. Wu, C. Walton, A. A. Chernov, J. H. Satcher, A. V. Hamza, J. Biener,
Soft Matter, 8, 3518–3521 (2012)

“Exploration of the Versatility of Ring Opening Metathesis Polymerization: an Approach for Gaining Access to Low Density Polymeric Aerogels”,
S. H. Kim, M. A. Worsley, C. A. Valez, S. J. Shin, S. O. Kucheyev, K. J. Wu, J. Biener, J. H. Satcher, A. V. Hamza
RCS Advance, 2, 8672 (2012)

“Polishing and Local Planarization of Plastic Spherical Capsules using Tumble Finishing”,
T. I. Suratwala, W. A. Steele, M. D. Feite, K. Moreno, M. Stadermann, J. Fair, K. Chen, A. Nikroo, K. Youngblood, K. J. Wu
Appl. Surf. Sci., 261, 679 (2012)

“Coating Functional Sol–gel Films Inside Horizontally-Rotating Cylinders by Rimming Flow/State”,
C. Dawedeit, C. C. Walton, A. Chernov, S. H. Kim, M. A. Worsley, T. Braun, S. A Gammon, J. H. Satcher, K. J. Wu, A. V. Hamza, J. Biener,
J Sol-Gel Sci Technol, 65, 170 (2012)