University of Vermont

Cosmogenic Nuclide Laboratory and Geomorphology Research Group

Adam Hunt



Adam began his PhD in Chemistry at UVM in 2002. During his time at UVM, Adam pursued a multidisciplinary research project employing his expertise in chemistry to answer questions that have improved the cosmogenic 10-Be research methods in Dr. Paul Bierman's Geology Department lab.
PhD dissertation (University of Vermont 2007)
PhD dissertation Analysis of factors that affect ion beam currents for cosmogenic 10Be and 26Al analysis by accelerator mass spectrometer
PhD dissertation defense slides (download ppt)
PhD dissertation (download pdf)
Undergraduate Degree
Connecticut College, B.A., 1996
Email Address
adam.hunt@uvm.edu
Current Position and Contact Information (4/2008)
Doctoral Candidate
Department of Chemistry
The University of Vermont
Cook Physical Sciences Building
82 University Place
Burlington VT 05405
First-Authored, Refereed Publications Based on UVM Research

Hunt, A.L., Larsen, J., Bierman, P., and Petrucci, G.A., 2008, Investigation of factors that affect the sensitivity of accelerator mass spectrometry for cosmogenic 10Be and 26Al isotope analysis: Analytical Chemistry, v. 80, p. 1656-1663. (download pdf)

Hunt, A.L., Petrucci, G.A., Bierman, P.R., and Finkel, R.C., 2007, Investigation of metal matrix systems for cosmogenic 26Al analysis by accelerator mass spectrometry: Nuclear Inst. and Methods in Physics Research, B, v. 260, p. 633-636. (download pdf)

Hunt, A.L., Petrucci, G.A., Bierman, P.R., and Finkel, R.C., 2006, Metal matrices to optimize ion beam currents for accelerator mass spectrometry: Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section B: Beam Interactions with Materials and Atoms, v. 243, p. 216-222. (download pdf)
First-Authored, Meeting Abstracts Based on UVM Research

Hunt, A.L., Petrucci, G.A., Bierman, P.R., and Finkel, R.C., 2005, The effect of matrix electron affinity on ion beam currents for BeO analysis, The 10th International Conference on Accelerator Mass Spectrometry. (download pdf)

Hunt, A.L., Bierman, P.R., Petrucci, G.A., and Finkel, R.C., 2004, Effects of metal mixing matrices on beryllium beam currents: ESF-IAAMS conference, Arran, Scotland.

Last modified July 08 2008 08:21 AM

Contact UVM © 2014 The University of Vermont - Burlington, VT 05405 - (802) 656-3131