Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Greg Klunder

Materials Science Division

 +1 925-423-5083

Ph.D. Analytical Chemistry
North Carolina State University
B.S. Chemistry
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Research Interests

Fundamentals, applications, and detection for capillary electrophoresis.  Development of field and laboratory analytical instruments for environmental and forensic applications.  Standoff detection of explosives.

Selected Publications

Holt, J. K., E. J. Nelson, and G. L. Klunder, “Direct Laser Ablation and Ionization of Solids for Chemical Analysis by Mass Spectrometry,” Journal of Physics: Conference Series 59:657-661 (2007).

Klunder, G. L., P. Grant, B. D. Andresen, and R. E. Russo, “Direct Chemical Analysis of Solids by Laser Ablation in an Ion-Storage Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometer,” Analytical Chemistry 76:1249-1256 (2004).

Vogt, C. and G. L. Klunder, “Separation of Metal Ions by Capillary Electrophoresis: Diversity, Advantages, and Drawbacks of Detection Methods,” Fresenius Journal of Analytical Chemistry 370:316-331 (2001).

Russo, R. E., G. L. Klunder, P. Grant, and B. D. Andresen, “Laser Ablation Ion-Storage Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometry,” Applied Physics A 69:S895-S897 (1999).

Grant, P. M., K. J. Moody, I. D. Hutcheon, R. E. Whipple, J. S. Haas, A. Alcaraz, J. E. Andrews, Jr., G. L. Klunder, R. E. Russo, T. E. Fickies, G. E. Pelkey, and B. D. Andresen, “Nuclear Forensics in Law Enforcement Applications,” Journal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry 235:129-132 (1998). 

Klunder, G. L., J. E. Andrews, Jr., R. E. Russo, P. Grant, and B. D. Andresen, “Nuclear Fission Product Analysis Using Capillary Separation Techniques,” Journal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry 236:149-153 (1998). 

Grant, P. M., K. J. Moody, I. D. Hutcheon, D. L. Phinney, J. S. Haas, A. M. Volpe, J. J. Oldani, R. E. Whipple, N. Stoyer, A. Alcaraz, J. E. Andrews, R. E. Russo, G. L. Klunder, B. D. Andresen, and S. Cantlin, “Forensic Analyses of Suspect Illicit Nuclear Material,” Journal of Forensic Science 43:680-688 (1998). 

Spear, J. D., G. L. Klunder, and R. E. Russo,“Photothermal Deflection Spectroscopy of an Aqueous Sample in a Narrow Bore Quartz Capillary,” Review of Scientific Instruments 69:2259-2267 (1998).

Church, M. N., G. L. Klunder, J. D. Spear, P. Grant, B. D. Andresen, and R. E. Russo, “Transient Isotachophoresis - Electrophoresis Separation of Lanthanides with Indirect Laser-Induced Fluorescence,” Analytical Chemistry 70:2475-2480 (1998).

Klunder, G. L., J. E. Andrews, Jr., B. D. Andresen, P. Grant, and R. E. Russo, “Analysis of Fission Products Using Capillary Electrophoresis with On-Line Radioactivity Detection,” Analytical Chemistry 69:2988-2993 (1997).

Klunder, G. L., and R. E. Russo, “Core-based Intrinsic Fiber Optic Absorption Sensor for the Detection of Volatile Organic Compounds,” Applied Spectroscopy 49:379-385 (1995).

Klunder, G. L., J. Buerck, H.-J. Ache, R. J. Silva, and R. E. Russo, “Temperature Effects on a Fiber Optic Evanescent Wave Absorption Sensor,” Applied Spectroscopy 48:387-393 (1994).

Spear, J. D., R. J. Silva, G. L. Klunder, and R. E. Russo, “Collinear Photothermal Deflection Spectroscopy of Liquid Samples at Varying Temperatures,” Applied Spectroscopy 47:1580-1584 (1993).

Schurig, D. A., G. L. Klunder, M. A. Shannon, and R.E . Russo, “Signal Analysis of Transients for Optimization of Cell Design in Pulsed Photoacoustic Spectroscopy,” Review of Scientific Instruments 64:363-373 (1993).

Klunder, G. L., R. J. Silva, and R. E. Russo, “Photoacoustic Spectroscopy and the Effect of Amplified Spontaneous Emission,” Analytical Chemistry 64:2429-2433 (1992).

Long, G. L., W. J. Newman Jr., G. L. Klunder, and J. Mahaney, “The Phosphine Depression in Flame Atomic Spectrometry,” Applied Spectroscopy 41:255-260 (1987).

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