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Michael Minette

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
PO Box 999
Richland, WA 99352

PNNL Publications

2017

  • Bamberger J.A., L.F. Pease, and M.J. Minette. 2017. "Solids Erosion Patterns Developed by Pulse Jet Mixers." In ASME 2017 Fluids Engineering Division Summer Meeting, Symposium on Fluid Measurement and Instrumentation, July 30-August 3, 2017, Waikoloa, Hawaii, 1B, V01BT06A012; Paper No. FEDSM2017-69382. New York, New York:American Society of Mechanical Engineers. PNNL-SA-122491. doi:10.1115/FEDSM2017-69382
  • Pease L.F., J.A. Bamberger, and M.J. Minette. 2017. Implications of Upwells as Hydrodynamic Jets in a Pulse Jet Mixed System. PNNL-24382 Rev 1.0. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.
  • Scheele R.D., B.K. McNamara, J.M. Schwantes, D.T. Hobbs, M.J. Minette, and C.A. Barrett. 2017. "Thermoanalytical Investigation of the Reactions Causing the Transuranic Waste Drum Breach that Occurred in the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant." Thermochimica Acta 650. PNNL-SA-123224. doi:10.1016/j.tca.2017.02.007

2016

  • Pease L.F., J.A. Bamberger, L.A. Mahoney, S.T. Yokuda, and M.J. Minette. 2016. "A Simple Criterion to Estimate Performance of Pulse Jet Mixed Vessels." In Proceedings of the ASME 2016 Fluids Engineering Division Summer Meeting FEDSM2016 July 10-14, 2016, Washington, DC, 1B, V01BT24A004, FEDSM2016-7751. New York, New York:American Society of Mechanical Engineers. PNNL-SA-116485. doi:10.1115/FEDSM2016-7751
  • Pool K.N., M.J. Minette, J.H. Wahl, L.R. Greenwood, D.S. Coffey, B.K. McNamara, and S.A. Bryan, et al. 2016. Compilation of PRF Canyon Floor Pan Sample Analysis Results. PNNL-25254 Rev 1. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.

2015

  • Bamberger J.A., C.W. Enderlin, M.J. Minette, and L.K. Holton. 2015. "Approach for Configuring a Standardized Vessel for Processing Radioactive Waste Slurries." In ASME-JSME-KSME Joint Fluids Engineering Conference, Forum on Fluid Measurements and Instrumentation, July 26-31, 2015, Seoul, Korea, 2, V002T10A003. New York, New York:American Society of Mechanical Engineering. PNNL-SA-109530. doi:10.1115/AJKFluids2015-10572
  • Pease L.F., J.A. Bamberger, and M.J. Minette. 2015. Implications of Upwells as Hydrodynamic Jets in a Pulse Jet Mixed System. PNNL-24382; WTP-RPT-239, Rev 0. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.
  • Schonewill P.P., E.J. Berglin, G.K. Boeringa, W.C. Buchmiller, C.A. Burns, and M.J. Minette. 2015. Scoping Study of Airlift Circulation Technologies for Supplemental Mixing in Pulse Jet Mixed Vessels. PNNL-24221. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.
  • Wells B.E., J.A. Bamberger, K.P. Recknagle, C.W. Enderlin, M.J. Minette, and L.K. Holton. 2015. "Applying Hanford Tank Mixing Data to Define Pulse Jet Mixer Operation." In Proceedings of the ASME 2015 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition (IMECE 2015), November 13-19, 2015, Houston, Texas, 7B, Paper No. V07BT09A044. New York, New York:ASME. PNNL-SA-111566. doi:10.1115/IMECE2015-50712

2013

  • Kuhn W.L., D.R. Rector, J.A. Bamberger, and M.J. Minette. 2013. "Physical Attributes of Pulse Jet Mixer Operation." In ASME Fluids Engineering Summer Meeting (FEDSM2013), July 7-11, 2013, Incline Village, Nevada, 2, V002T11A009; Paper No.FEDSM2013-16459. New York, New York:ASME. PNNL-SA-93656. doi:10.1115/FEDSM2013-16459
  • Kuhn W.L., D.R. Rector, S.D. Rassat, C.W. Enderlin, M.J. Minette, J.A. Bamberger, and G.B. Josephson, et al. 2013. Scaling Theory for Pulsed Jet Mixed Vessels, Sparging, and Cyclic Feed Transport Systems for Slurries. PNNL-22816. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.

2012

  • Meyer P.A., J.A. Bamberger, C.W. Enderlin, J.A. Fort, B.E. Wells, S.K. Sundaram, and P.A. Scott, et al. 2012. Pulse Jet Mixing Tests With Noncohesive Solids. PNNL-18098 Rev. 1. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.

2011

  • Bamberger J.A., M.J. Minette, P.A. Meyer, J.A. Fort, and E.B. Baer. 2011. "Assessment of Prototypic and Closed Loop Operation during Pulse Jet Mixer Tests with Non-Cohesive Solids to Develop Scale-up Relationships." In Proceedings of the ASME 2011 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, IMECE2011, November 11-17, 2011, Denver, Colorado, 6, 379-391; Paper No. IMECE2011-63793. New York, New York:ASME. PNNL-SA-81986. doi:10.1115/IMECE2011-63793

2010

  • Baldwin D.L., P.P. Schonewill, J.J. Toth, J.L. Huckaby, P.W. Eslinger, B.D. Hanson, and D.E. Kurath, et al. 2010. EFRT M-12 Issue Resolution: Solids Washing. PNNL-18499 Rev 1; WTP-RPT-187 Rev 1. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.
  • Daniel R.C., J.M. Billing, J.R. Bontha, C.F. Brown, P.W. Eslinger, B.D. Hanson, and J.L. Huckaby, et al. 2010. EFRT M-12 Issue Resolution: Comparison of Filter Performance at PEP and CUF Scale. PNNL-18498 Rev 1; WTP-RPT-185 Rev 1. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.
  • Fort J.A., P.A. Meyer, J.A. Bamberger, C.W. Enderlin, P.A. Scott, M.J. Minette, and P.A. Gauglitz. 2010. "Scaled Testing to Evaluate Pulse Jet Mixer Performance in Waste Treatment Plant Mixing Vessels." In 36th Annual Radioactive Waste Management Symposium, (WM 2010), March 7-11, 2010, Phoenix, AZ, 2, 1405-1419. Tucson, Arizona:Waste Management Symposia, Inc. PNNL-SA-69746.
  • Mahoney L.A., S.D. Rassat, P.W. Eslinger, R.L. Aaberg, P.M. Aker, E.C. Golovich, and B.D. Hanson, et al. 2010. EFRT M-12 Issue Resolution: Caustic-Leach Rate Constants from PEP and Laboratory-Scale Tests. PNNL-18502 Rev 1; WTP-RPT-186 Rev 1. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.
  • Meyer P.A., E.B. Baer, J.A. Bamberger, J.A. Fort, and M.J. Minette. 2010. Assessment of Differences in Phase 1 and Phase 2 Test Observations for Waste Treatment Plant Pulse Jet Mixer Tests with Non-Cohesive Solids. PNNL-19085 Rev 0; WTP-RPT-208, Rev. 0. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.
  • Poloski A.P., A.W. Etchells, J. Chun, H.E. Adkins, A.M. Casella, M.J. Minette, and S.T. Yokuda. 2010. "A Pipeline Transport Correlation for Slurries with Small but Dense Particles." Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering 88, no. 2:182-189. PNNL-SA-65163.
  • Rapko B.M., P.P. Schonewill, C.F. Brown, P.W. Eslinger, M.S. Fountain, T.S. Hausmann, and J.L. Huckaby, et al. 2010. EFRT M-12 Issue Resolution: Comparison of PEP and Bench-Scale Oxidative Leaching Results. PNNL-18500 Rev 1; WTP-RPT-188 Rev 1. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.

2009

  • Baldwin D.L., P.P. Schonewill, J.J. Toth, J.L. Huckaby, P.W. Eslinger, B.D. Hanson, and D.E. Kurath, et al. 2009. EFRT M-12 Issue Resolution: Solids Washing. PNNL-18499. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.
  • Bamberger J.A., M.S. Greenwood, G.W. Morgan, P.A. Meyer, E.B. Baer, M.J. Minette, and P.A. Scott. 2009. "IN SITU MEASUREMENT TECHNIQUES FOR CHARACTERIZING PULSE JET MIXING OF SLURRIES." In Proceedings of the ASME 2009 Fluids Engineering Division Summer Meeting (FEDSM 2009), 2, 57-70. New York, New York:American Society of Mechanical Engineers. PNNL-SA-67102.
  • Bamberger J.A., P.A. Meyer, C.W. Enderlin, J.A. Fort, B.E. Wells, M.J. Minette, and C.A. Burns, et al. 2009. "SCALED EXPERIMENTS EVALUATING PULSE JET MIXING OF SLURRIES." In ASME 2009 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition (IMECE2009), November 13-19, 2009, Lake Buena Vista, Florida, USA, 9, 1803-1818. New York, New York:ASME. PNNL-SA-67924. doi:10.1115/IMECE2009-12264
  • Daniel R.C., J.M. Billing, J.R. Bontha, C.F. Brown, P.W. Eslinger, B.D. Hanson, and J.L. Huckaby, et al. 2009. EFRT M-12 Issue Resolution: Comparison of Filter Performance at PEP and CUF Scale. PNNL-18498. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.
  • Kurath D.E., B.D. Hanson, M.J. Minette, D.L. Baldwin, B.M. Rapko, L.A. Mahoney, and P.P. Schonewill, et al. 2009. Pretreatment Engineering Platform Phase 1 Final Test Report. PNNL-18894; WTP-RPT-197 Rev 0. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.
  • Mahoney L.A., S.D. Rassat, P.W. Eslinger, R.L. Aaberg, P.M. Aker, E.C. Golovich, and B.D. Hanson, et al. 2009. EFRT M-12 Issue Resolution: Caustic Leach Rate Constants from PEP and Laboratory-Scale Tests. PNNL-18502. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.
  • Meyer P.A., J.A. Bamberger, C.W. Enderlin, J.A. Fort, B.E. Wells, S.K. Sundaram, and P.A. Scott, et al. 2009. Pulse Jet Mixing Tests With Noncohesive Solids. PNNL-18098. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.
  • Poloski A.P., H.E. Adkins, J. Abrefah, A.M. Casella, R.E. Hohimer, F. Nigl, and M.J. Minette, et al. 2009. Deposition Velocities of Newtonian and Non-Newtonian Slurries in Pipelines. PNNL-17639. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.
  • Rapko B.M., C.F. Brown, P.W. Eslinger, M.S. Fountain, T.S. Hausmann, J.L. Huckaby, and B.D. Hanson, et al. 2009. EFRT M12 Issue Resolution: Comparison of PEP and Bench-Scale Oxidative Leaching Results. PNNL-18500. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.
  • Yokuda S.T., A.P. Poloski, H.E. Adkins, A.M. Casella, R.E. Hohimer, N.K. Karri, and M. Luna, et al. 2009. A Qualitative Investigation of Deposition Velocities of a Non-Newtonian Slurry in Complex Pipeline Geometries. PNNL-17973; WTP-RPT-178 Rev. 0. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.

2008

  • Crow S.H., R.N. Kyle, and M.J. Minette. 2008. "Improving Efficiency with 3-D Imaging: Technology Essential in Removing Plutonium Processing Equipment from Plutonium Finishing Plant Gloveboxes." Radwaste Solutions 15, no. 5:26-31. PNNL-SA-61329.

2007

  • Droppo J.G., B.A. Napier, E.R. Lloyd, D.S. Mantooth, M.J. Minette, and E.M. Mattlin. 2007. "Operational Limitations for Demolition of a Highly Alpha-Contaminated Building - Modeled Versus Measured Air and Surface Activity Concentrations." In 2007 Health Physics Society Midyear Topical Meeting - Decontamination, Decommissioning, and Environmental Cleanup, January 21-24, 2007, Knoxville, Tennessee, 351-357. Mclean, Virginia:Health Physics Society. PNNL-SA-52608.

2006

  • Scott P.A., J.S. Fruchter, J.E. Szecsody, A.J. Schmidt, G.B. Mellinger, R.D. Scheele, and R.W. Shimskey, et al. 2006. "Overview of Technologies and Innovations Being Developed for Fluor Hanford Projects at the Hanford Site." In 2006 Waste Management Symposium: Global Accomplishments in Environmental and Radioactive Waste Management:Education and Opportunity for the Next Generation of Waste Management Professionals. Tucson, Arizona:Arizona Board of Regents. PNNL-SA-47610.

2005

  • Ewalt J.R., M.J. Minette, A.M. Hopkins, T.D. Cooper, C.J. Simiele, P.A. Scott, and R.D. Scheele, et al. 2005. "Treatability Studies Used to Test for Exothermic Reactions of Plutonium Decontamination Chemicals." In ANS Topical on Deactivation, Decommissioning & Reutilization and Technology Expo, 662-669. La Grange Park, Illinois:American Nuclear Society. PNNL-SA-45487.
  • Hopkins A.M., G.W. Jackson, M.J. Minette, J.R. Ewalt, T.D. Cooper, P.A. Scott, and S.A. Jones, et al. 2005. "SAFETY STUDIES TO MEASURE EXOTHERMIC REACTIONS OF SPENT PLUTONIUM CONTAMINATION CHEMICALS USING WET AND DRY DECONTAMINATION METHODS." In The 10th International Conference on Environmental Remediation and Radioactive Waste Management September 4-8, 2005, Scottish Exhibition & Conference Centre, Glasgow, Scotland. Fairfield, New Jersey:American Society of Mechanical Engineers. PNNL-SA-46965.
  • Scheele R.D., T.D. Cooper, S.A. Jones, J.R. Ewalt, J.A. Compton, D.S. Trent, and M.K. Edwards, et al. 2005. Thermal Stability Studies of Candidate Decontamination Agents for Hanford's Plutonium Finishing Plant Plutonium-Contaminated Gloveboxes. PNNL-15410. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.

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