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Publications

Year 2017     Year 2016     Year 2015     Year 2014     Year 2013     Year 2012     Year 2011     Year 2010     Year 2009     Year 2008     Year 2003-2007    

Year 2017

  A novel transparent charged particle detector for the CPET upgrade at TITAN
D. Lascar et al.
Nuclear Instruments and Methods A, v868 - Published 01 October 2017 [DOI]
  Electroweak Decay Studies of Highly Charged Radioactive Ions with TITAN at TRIUMF
K.G. Leach et al.
Atoms 2017, 5(1), 14 - Published 22 March 2017 [DOI]

Year 2016

  Mass measurements of neutron-rich Rb and Sr isotopes
R. Klawitter et al.
Phys. Rev. C 93, 045807 - Published 14 April 2016 [DOI]

Year 2015

  Observation of a crossover of S2n in the island of inversion from precision mass spectrometry
A. A. Kwiatkowski et al.
Phys. Rev. C 92, 061301(R) - Published 7 December 2015 [DOI]
  First direct mass measurement of the neutron-deficient nucleus 24Al
U. Chowdhury et al.
Phys. Rev. C 92, 045803 - Published 13 October 2015 [DOI]
  The TITAN in-trap decay spectroscopy facility at TRIUMF
K.G. Leach et al.
Nuclear Instruments and Methods B, v780 - Published 21 April 2015 [DOI]

Year 2014

  In-Trap Spectroscopy of Charge-Bred Radioactive Ions
A. Lennarz et al.
Phys. Rev. Lett. 113, 082502 – Published 21 August 2014 [DOI]
  Breakdown of the Isobaric Multiplet Mass Equation for the A=20 and 21 Multiplets
A. T. Gallant et al.
Phys. Rev. Lett. 113, 082501 – Published 19 August 2014 [DOI]
  TITAN: an ion trap for accurate mass measurements of ms-half-life nuclides
A. Chaudhuri et al.
Applied Physics B January 2014, Volume 114, Issue 1-2, pp 99-105 [DOI]
  Precision mass spectrometry of highly charged ions with TITAN
V.V. Simon et al.
Hyperfine Interactions June 2014, Volume 227, Issue 1-3, pp 239-246 [DOI]
  A precision Penning-trap measurement to investigate the role of the 51Cr(e-, νe)51V Q-value in the gallium anomaly
T. D. Macdonald et al.
Physical Review C 89, 044318 (2014) [DOI]
  Precision mass measurements of short-lived nuclides for nuclear structure studies at TITAN
A. Chaudhuri et al.
European Journal of Physics 66, 02030 (2014) [DOI]
  New determination of double-β-decay properties in48 Ca: High-precision Qββ-value measurement and improved nuclear matrix element calculations
A. A. Kwiatkowski et al.
Physical Review C 89 (2014) [DOI]

Year 2013

  Trapped-ion decay spectroscopy towards the determination of ground-state components of double-beta decay matrix elements
T. Brunner et al.
The European Physical Journal A 49:142 (2013) [DOI]
  Evidence for the extinction of the N=20 neutron-shell closure for 32Mg from direct mass measurements
A. Chaudhuri et al.
Phys. Rev. C 88, 054317 (2013) [DOI]
  Precision atomic physics techniques for nuclear physics with radioactive beams
K. Blaum, J. Dilling and W. Noertershaeuser
Phys. Scr. T152, 014017 (2013) [DOI]
  Penning-trap Q-value determination of the 71 Ga(ν,e-) 71Ge reaction using threshold charge breeding of on-line produced isotopes
D. Frekers et al.
Physics Letters B(2013) [DOI]
  Cooling of highly-charged, short-lived ions for precision mass spectrometry at TITAN
B.E. Schultz et al.
Physica Scripta T156, 014097 (2013). [DOI]
  Charge breeding rare isotopes for high precision mass measurements: challenges and opportunities
M.C. Simon et al.
Physica Scripta T156, 014098 (2013). [DOI]
  Mass Measurements of Singly and Highly Charged Radioactive Ions at TITAN: A New QEC-value Measurement of 10C
Anna A. Kwiatkowski et al.
Annalen der Physics, 525, No.7 (2013) 529. [DOI]
  Precision Mass Measurements at TITAN with Radioactive Ions
Anna A. Kwiatkowski et al.
Nuclear Instruments and Methods B, (2013). [DOI]
  Advances in precision, resolution, and separation techniques with radioactive, highly charged ions for Penning trap mass measurements
S. Ettenauer et al.
Int. J. Mass Spectrom. 349-350, 74 (2013). [DOI]
  TITAN: an ion trap for accurate mass measurements of ms-half-life nuclides
A. Chaudhuri et al.
Applied Physics B (2013). [DOI]

Year 2012

  New Precision Mass Measurements of Neutron-Rich Calcium and Potassium Isotopes and Three-Nucleon Forces
A. Gallant et al.
Phys. Rev. Lett. 109, 032506 (2012) [DOI]
  Penning-trap mass spectrometry of highly charged, neutron-rich Rb and Sr isotopes in the vicinity of A ≈ 100
V. Simon et al.
Phys. Rev. C 85, 064308 (2012) [DOI]
  Elucidation of the Anomalous A=9 Isospin Quartet Behavior
M. Brodeur et al.
Phys. Rev. Lett. 108, 212501 (2012) [DOI]
  TITAN's digital RFQ ion beam cooler and buncher, operation and performance
T. Burnner et al.
Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research 676 32 (2012) [DOI]
  Highly charged ions in Penning traps: A new tool for resolving low-lying isomeric states
A. Gallant et al.
Phys. Rev. C 85, 044311 (2012) [DOI]
  A large Bradbury Nielsen ion gate with flexible wire spacing based on photo-etched stainless steel grids and its characterization applying symmetric and asymmetric potentials
T. Burnner et al.
International Journal of Mass Spectrometry 309 97 (2012) [DOI]
  Penning-trap mass measurements of the neutron-rich K and Ca isotopes: Resurgence of the N=28 shell strength
A. Lapierre et al.
Physical Review C 85 024317 (2012) [DOI]
  The on-line charge breeding program at TRIUMF's Ion Trap For Atomic and Nuclear Science for precision mass measurements
M. Simon et al.
Review of Scientific Instruments 83 02A912(2012) [DOI]
  First Direct Mass Measurement of the Two-Neutron Halo Nucleus 6He and Improved Mass for the Four-Neutron Halo 8He
M. Brodeur et al.
Phys. Rev. Lett. 108, 052504 (2012) [DOI]
  Verifying the accuracy of the TITAN Penning-trap mass spectrometer
M. Brodeur et al.
International Journal of Mass Spectrometry 310, 20 (2012) [DOI]

Year 2011

  Design of a β-detector for TITAN-EC and the first electron-capture branching ratio measurement in a Penning trap
T. Brunner et al.
Journal of Physics: Conference Series 312, 072006 (2011) [DOI]
  First Use of High Charge States for Mass Measurements of Short-Lived Nuclides in a Penning Trap
S. Ettenauer et al.
Physical Review Letters 107, 272501 (2011) [DOI]
  First Experimental Determination of the Charge Radius of 74Rb and Its Application in Tests of the Unitarity of the Cabibbo-Kobayashi-Maskawa Matrix
E. Mané et al.
Physical Review Letters 107, 212502 (2011) [DOI]
  Collinear laser spectroscopy with reverse-extracted bunched beams at TRIUMF
E. Mané et al.
Hyperfine Interactions 199(2011) 357 [DOI]
  Precision mass measurements of neutron halo nuclei using the TITAN Penning trap
M. Brodeur et al.
Hyperfine Interactions 199(2011) 167 [DOI]
  In-trap decay spectroscopy for 2νββ decay experiments
T. Brunner et al.
Hyperfine Interactions 199(2011) 191 [DOI]
  Cooling of short-lived, radioactive, highly charged ions with the TITAN cooler Penning trap Status and perspectives
V.V. Simon et al.
Hyperfine Interactions 199(2011) 151 [DOI]
  A cooler Penning trap for the TITAN on-line trapping facility
V.V. Simon et al.
Journal of Physics: Conference Series 312 (2011) 052024 [DOI]

Year 2010

  The TITAN EBIT charge breeder for mass measurements on highly charged short-lived isotopes - First online operation
A. Lapierre et al.
Nuclear Instruments and Methods A 624(2010)54 [DOI]
  TITAN-EBIT - charge breeding of radioactive isotopes for high precision mass measurements
A.T. Gallant et al.
Journal of Instrumentation 5(2010)C08009 [DOI]
  Precision ground state mass of 12Be and an isobaric multiplet mass equation (IMME) extrapolation for 2+ and 02+ states in the T=2, A=12 multiplet
S. Ettenauer et al.
Physical Review C 81(2010)024314 [DOI]

Year 2009

  In-Trap Decay Spectroscopy of Radioactive Nuclei at TITAN/TRIUMF for a Determination of 2νββ Matrix Elements
S. Ettenauer et al.
AIP Conf. Proc. 1182(2009)100 [DOI]
  New mass measurement of 6Li and ppb-level systematic studies of the Penning trap mass spectrometer TITAN
M. Brodeur et al.
Physical Review C 80(2009)044318 [DOI]
  High-precision Penning trap mass measurements of 9,10Be and the one-neutron halo nuclide 11Be
R. Ringle et al.
Physics Letters B 675(2009)170 [DOI]

Year 2008

  First Penning-Trap Mass Measurement of the Exotic Halo Nucleus 11Li
M. Smith et al.
Physical Review Letters 101(2008)202501 [DOI]
  Electron capture branching ratio measurements in an ion trap for double beta decay experiments at TITAN
T. Brunner et al.
Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section B 266(2008)4643 [DOI]
  Direct Mass Measurement of the Four-Neutron Halo Nuclide 8He
V.L. Ryjkov et al.
Physical Review Letters 101(2008)012501 [DOI]

Year 2003-2007

  Electron capture branching ratios for the odd-odd intermediate nuclei in double-beta decay using the TITAN ion trap facility
D. Frekers et al.
Canadian Journal of Physics 85(2007)57 [link]
  A high current electron beam ion trap as an on-line charge breeder for the high precision mass measurement TITAN experiment
M. Froese et al.
Hyperfine Interactions 173(2006)85 [DOI]
  A cooler ion trap for the TITAN on-line trapping facility at TRIUMF
Z. Ke et al.
Hyperfine Interactions 173(2006)103 [DOI]
  The TITAN mass measurement facility at TRIUMF-ISAC
P. Delheij et al.
Hyperfine Interactions 173(2006)123 [DOI]
  First tests of the TITAN digital RFQ beam cooler and buncher
M. Smith et al.
Hyperfine Interactions 173(2006)171 [DOI]
  Mass measurements on highly charged radioactive ions, a new approach to high precision with TITAN
J. Dilling et al.
International Journal of Mass Spectrometry 251(2006)198 [DOI]
  A high-current EBIT for charge-breeding of radionuclides for the TITAN spectrometer
G. Sikler et al.
The European Physical Journal A - Hadrons and Nuclei 25(2005)63 [DOI]
  TITAN project status report and a proposal for a new cooling method of highly charged ions
V.L. Ryjkov et al.
The European Physical Journal A - Hadrons and Nuclei 25(2005)53 [DOI]
  The proposed TITAN facility at ISAC for very precise mass measurements on highly charged short-lived isotopes
J. Dilling et. al.
Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section B 204(2003)492 [DOI]

Proposals

  Mass of 32Si and The Isobaric Multiplet Mass Equation
S. Triambak (University of Guelph)
J. Dilling (TRIUMF)
[PDF - 430kB]   
  Determination of one neutron seperation energy for 19C
R. Kanungo (Saint Mary's University)
J. Dilling (TRIUMF)
[PDF - 524kB]   
  Precision Mass Measurements of Proton-rich Aluminium Isotopes
V. Ryjkov (TRIUMF)
J. Dilling (TRIUMF)
[PDF - 258kB]   
  Measuring The Masses of 65As and 66Se with TITAN
A. Parikh (TU Munich)
J. Dilling (TRIUMF)
[PDF - 389kB]   
  Investigating The apparent Disappearance of N=28 Shell Closure
J. Dilling (TRIUMF)
M. Brodeur (University of British Columbia)
[PDF - 328kB]   
  Shell quenching of N=82 shell gap studied through mass measurements of the r-process waitin point 130Cd nucleus
L. Caceres (GANIL)
J. Dilling (TRIUMF)
[PDF - 954kB]   
  Precision Mass Measurements of the Halo Candidates 31Ne and 22C
S. Ettenauer (University of British Columbia)
J. Dilling (TRIUMF)
[PDF - 227kB]   
  Precision mass Measurement and half-lives of proton rich In-isotopes
T. Burnner (T.U. Munich)
J. Dilling (TRIUMF)
[PDF - 1.9MB]   
  Mass measurements for double beta decay experiments
T. Brunner (T.U. Munich)
J. Dilling (TRIUMF)
[PDF - 1MB]   
  Direct mass measurement of beta-delayed two-proton emmiter 31Ar
A. Chaudhuri (TRIUMF)
J. Dilling (TRIUMF)
[PDF - 227kB]   
  High Precision Mass Measurements of Superallowed T=2 Nuclear Beta Decay Emitters
S. Ettenauer (University of British Columbia)
J. Dilling (TRIUMF)
[PDF - 227kB]   
  Mass measurements of astatine isotopes
D. Lunney (Universite de Paris Sud)
J. Dilling (TRIUMF)
[PDF - 5306kB]   
  Precision mass cartography of the island of inversion
D. Lunney (Universite de Paris Sud)
J. Dilling (TRIUMF)
[PDF - 301kB]   
  Astrophysical motivation for 70Kr mass measurement - a waiting point nuclide
R.Ringle (TRIUMF)
J. Dilling (TRIUMF)
[PDF - 1,176kB]   
  Precision mass spectrometry of halo nuclides
D. Lunny (TRIUMF)
J. Dilling (TRIUMF)
[PDF - 52kB]   
  Mass Measurement of Neutron-rich Isotopes Around N = 34
H. Savajols (GANIL)
J. Dilling (TRIUMF)
[PDF - 487kB]   [PDF - 1447MB]
  Electron Capture Branching Ratios for the Odd-Odd Intermediate Nuclei in Double-Beta Decay using TITAN
D. Frekers (University of Munster)
J. Dilling (TRIUMF)
[PDF - 3.4MB]   [PDF - 1010kB]
  High Accuracy Mass Measurements for Superallowed Nuclear Beta-decay Emitters
J. Dilling (TRIUMF)
[PDF - 654kB]
  Ground State Mass Determination of the Halo Nucleus 11Li
J. Dilling (TRIUMF)
F. Sarazin (Colorado School of Mines)
[PDF - 219kB]
  Mass measurement for the supernova νp-process
C. Ruiz (TRIUMF)
J. Dilling (TRIUMF)
[PDF - 1.3MB]
  Towards the Detection of Supernova-produced Sm-146 on Earth -- Proof of Principle of a New Measuring Concept
C. Vockenhuber (TRIUMF)
[PDF - 1.5MB]

Theses

  An Upgrade of the TITAN-EBIT High Voltage Operation for Investigations into Decay Rate Modifications by Highly Charged Ions
Matthew Foster
Master of Physics dissertation at University of Surrey, United Kingdom, Winter 2017
[PDF - 12.5 MB]
  Determination of beam properties of highly-charged ions extracted from TITAN’s electron beam ion trap
Ruben Schupp
M.Sc. thesis at University of Heidelberg, Germany, Winter 2016
[PDF - 14.6 MB]
  Penning trap mass measurements to test three-body forces in atomic nuclei
Aaron T. Gallant
Ph.D. thesis at University of British Columbia, Canada, Fall 2015
[PDF - 40.8 MB] [University of British Columbia]
  Monte-Carlo Simulations of Electron Capture Branching Ratio Measurements for the TITAN Facility
Shakil Seeraji
M.Sc. thesis at Simon Fraser University, Canada, Summer 2015
[PDF - 5.0 MB]
  In-trap decay spectroscopy on highly-charged radioactive ions towards measurements on intermediate nuclei in ββ decay
Annika Lennarz
Ph.D. thesis at Westfälischen Wilhelms-Universität Münster, Germany, Winter 2015
[PDF - 15.8 MB]
  Charge-breeding studies for high-precision mass measurements on short-lived nuclides at TITAN and a direct determination of the 51Cr electron-capture Q-value for neutrino physics
Tegan Macdonanld
M.Sc. thesis at University of British Columbia, Canada, Spring 2014
[PDF - 9.9 MB] [University of British Columbia]
  The TITAN cooler Penning trap for short-lived highly charged ions; investigations for nested trap applications and fast electrode switching
Benjamin Eberhard
Diplomarbeit thesis at University of Mainz, Germnay, Summer 2011
[PDF - 10.8 MB] [University of Mainz]
  Penning-Trap Mass Spectrometry of Radioactive, Highly Charged Ions: Measurements of neutron-rich Rb and Sr nuclides for nuclear astrophysics and the development of a novel Penning trap for cooling highly charged ions
V V Simon
PhD thesis at University of Heidelberg , Fall 2012
[PDF - 9.3 MB] [University of Heidelberg]
  First Mass Measurements of Highly Charged, Short-lived Nuclides in a Penning Trap and the Mass of 74Rb
S Ettenauer
PhD thesis at the University of British Columbia, Winter 2012
[PDF - 22,100kB] [UBC library]
  In-Trap Decay Spectroscopy for ββ Decays
T. Brunner
PhD thesis at the Technische Universität München, Spring 2011
[PDF - 12,812kB] [TUM library]
  First direct mass measurement of the two and four neutron halos 6He and 8He using the TITAN Penning trap mass spectrometer
M. Brodeur
PhD thesis at the University of British Columbia, fall 2010
[PDF - 10,926kB]
  Characterizing and Optimizing the TITAN facility from Energy Spread Determinations with a Retarding Energy Field Analyzer
C. Champagne
Master thesis at MCGill University, fall 2009
[PDF - 10,926kB]
  A mass measurement of the short-lived halo nucleus 11Li with the TITAN Penning trap spectrometer
M.J. Smith
PhD thesis at the University of British Columbia, spring 2008
[PDF - 10,926kB] [UBC library]
  A cooler ion trap for the TITAN on-line trapping facility at TRIUMF
Z. Ke
PhD thesis at the University of Manitobia, 2008
[PDF - 2,571kB]
  First Tests of a Square Wave Radio Frequency Quadrupole Cooler and Buncher for TITAN
L.G. Blomeley
Master thesis at the McGill University, 2007
[PDF - 3982kB]
  The TITAN Electron Beam Ion Trap: Assembly, Characterization, and First Tests
M.W. Froese
Master thesis at the University of Manitoba, 2006
[PDF - 5770kB]
  Towards High Precision Mass Measurements of Short-Lived Exotic Isotopes Using Highly Charged Ions at the TITAN Penning Trap System
M. Brodeur
Master thesis at the University of British Columbia, April 21, 2006
[PDF - 2570kB]
  A Square-Wave-Driven Radiofrequency Quadrupole Cooler and Buncher for TITAN
M.J. Smith
Master thesis at the University of British Columbia, June 13, 2005
[PDF - 9090kB]

Talks and Poster

  The neutrino reaction on 71Ga:
a) new measurement of the neutrino response of 71Ge from terrestrial ν's
b)71Ge EC Q-value

A. Lennarz
Presentation at the Presentation at the DPG conference in Mainz, March. 2012
[PDF - 7.8MB]
  Understanding the Universe: One rare isotope at a time!
J. Dilling
Presentation at the Technical University of Darmstadt Germany, Nov. 2011
[PDF - 9.5MB]
  Systematic studies for future electron capture branching ratio measurements
T. Brunner
Presentation at the ISAC science forum at TRIUMF, Aug. 2009
[PDF - 18MB]
  Mass measurements of Halos
J. Dilling
Seminar at the MPI-K Heidelberg, July 2009
[PDF - 7735kB]
  The TITAN EBIT & Prospects of Experiments with Radioactive Highly Charged Ions
A. Lapierre
Talk at AENED, June 2009
[PDF - 3001kB]
  Reaching ppb Mass Determination using Highly Charged Ions at TITAN
M. Brodeur
Poster at RNB8, May 2009
[PDF - 321kB]
  Electron capture branching ratio measurements for double b decay experiments at TITAN-TRIUMF
T. Brunner
Poster at RNB8, May 2009
[PDF - 9021kB]
  The TITAN EBIT - First Charge Breeding of Radioactive Isotopes
A. Lapierre
Poster at RNB8, May 2009
[PDF - 694kB]
  Penning trap mass measurements of light, neutron-rich halo nuclei and recent developments at TITAN
R. Ringle
Talk at RNB8, May 2009
[PDF - 9038kB]
  Summary of the first test ECBR measurement run with In-107
J. Dilling
Presentation at the ISAC science forum at TRIUMF, Nov. 2008
[PDF - 846kB]
  Electron Capture branching ratio measurements at TITAN-TRIUMF
T. Brunner
Talk at the Hirschegg workshop, Jan. 2008
[PDF - 2941kB]
  TITAN Mass Measurement of 11Li
R. Ringle
Talk at the Hirschegg workshop, Jan. 2008
[PDF - 7404kB]
  The ISAC facility at TRIUMF and TITAN mass measurements on halo nuclei
J. Dilling
Talk at the ISOLDE2007 workshop, Dec. 2007
[PDF - 4121kB]
  The TITAN EBIT - Status and Research Plans
A. Lapierre
Talk at the EBITS, Aug. 2007
[PDF - 5415kB]
  Electron capture branching ratio measurements for double β decay experiments at TITAN-TRIUMF
T. Brunner
Poster at the EMIS2007, June 2007
[PDF - 6930kB]
  Mass Measurement of Neutron Rich Isotopes at the TITAN Experiment
M. Brodeur
Talk at the CAP07, June 2007
[PDF - 4096kB]
  The Electron Beam Ion Trap at the TITAN Facility and Characterization of Extracted Highly Charged Ion Beams
C. Champagne
Poster at the CAP07, June 2007
[PDF - 1117kB]
  The TITAN-EBIT: An Electron Beam Ion Trap as a Charge Breeder of Short-Lived Highly Charged Ions
A. Lapierre
[PDF - 351kB]
  Ion Beam Preparation with TITAN's Digital RFQ at ISAC
M. Smith
Poster at the TCP06, Sept. 2006
[PDF - 1668kB]
  TITAN - TRIUMF Ion Trap for Atomic and Nuclear science
M. Brodeur
Poster at the TCP06, Sept. 2006
[PDF - 11402kB]
  Geant simulations for TITAN - EC
D. Anderson
Poster at the TCP06, Sept. 2006
[PDF - 5502kB]
  The ISAC facility at TRIUMF and mass measurements with TITAN
J. Dilling
Talk at the ISOLDE seminar, Mar. 2006
[PDF - 14MB]