Works (60)

2018 journal article

Measurement of the absolute neutron beam polarization from a supermirror polarizer and the absolute efficiency of a neutron spin rotator for the NPDGamma experiment using a polarized He-3 neutron spin-filter

Nuclear Instruments & Methods in Physics Research. Section A, Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors, and Associated Equipment, 895, 19–28.

By: M. Musgrave, S. Baessler, S. Balascuta, L. Barron-Palos, D. Blyth, J. Bowman, T. Chupp, V. Cianciolo ...

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 journal article

Solid deuterium surface degradation at ultracold neutron sources

GENERAL THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 54(8).

By: A. Anghel, T. Bailey, G. Bison, B. Blau, L. Broussard, S. Clayton, C. Cude-Woods, M. Daum ...

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: March 18, 2019

2016 journal article

High-sensitivity measurement of He-3-He-4 isotopic ratios for ultracold neutron experiments

Physical Review C, 93(6).

By: H. Mumm, M. Huber, W. Bauder, N. Abrams, C. Deibel, C. Huffer, P. Huffman, K. Schelhammer ...

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Survival analysis approach to account for non-exponential decay rate effects in lifetime experiments

Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, 813, 84–95.

By: K. Coakley, M. Dewey, M. Huber, C. Huffer, P. Huffman, D. Marley, H. Mumm, C. O׳Shaughnessy ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 journal article

Fundamental neutron physics beamline at the spallation neutron source at ORNL

Nuclear Instruments & Methods in Physics Research. Section A, Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors, and Associated Equipment, 773, 45–51.

By: N. Fomin, G. Greene, R. Allen, V. Cianciolo, C. Crawford, T. Tito, P. Huffman, E. Iverson ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 article

Fundamental neutron physics beamline at the spallation neutron source at ORNL (vol 773, pg 45, 2015)

Nuclear Instruments & Methods in Physics Research. Section A, Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors, and Associated Equipment.

By: N. Fomin, G. Greene, R. Allen, V. Cianciolo, C. Crawford, T. Ito, P. Huffman, E. Iverson ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Design and performance of a cryogenic apparatus for magnetically trapping ultracold neutrons

Cryogenics, 64, 40–50.

By: P. Huffman, K. Coakley, J. Doyle, C. Huffer, H. Mumm, C. O'Shaughnessy, K. Schelhammer, P. Seo, L. Yang

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Ultracold neutron source at the PULSTAR reactor: Engineering design and cryogenic testing

Nuclear Instruments & Methods in Physics Research. Section A, Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors, and Associated Equipment, 767, 169–175.

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2013 journal article

Detecting scintillations in liquid helium

Journal of Instrumentation, 8(9).

By: P. Huffman & D. McKinsey

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 journal article

Production and characterization of intercalated graphite crystals for cold neutron monochromators

Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, 634(1 SUPPL.).

By: P. Courtois, C. Menthonnex, R. Hehn, K. Andersen, V. Nesvizhevsky, O. Zimmer, F. Piegsa, P. Geltenbort ...

Source: ORCID
Added: February 19, 2019

2009 conference paper

Measurement of the total inelastic scattering cross section of graphite using 9 angstrom neutrons

In Transactions of the American Nuclear Society (Vol. 100, pp. 591–592).

By: A. Hawaii, T. Zhou & P. Huffman

Source: ORCID
Added: February 19, 2019

2009 journal article

Measuring the neutron lifetime using magnetically trapped neutrons

Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, 611(2-3), 171–175.

By: C. O’Shaughnessy, R. Golub, K. Schelhammer, C. Swank, P. Seo, P. Huffman, S. Dzhosyuk, C. Mattoni ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2009 journal article

Relaxation of spin-polarized H3 e in mixtures of H3 e and H4 e at about 330 mK

Physical Review A - Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics, 80(2).

By: Q. Ye, H. Gao, W. Zheng, D. Dutta, F. Dubose, R. Golub, P. Huffman, C. Swank, E. Korobkina

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2008 journal article

Invited article: Development of high-field superconducting Ioffe magnetic traps

Review of Scientific Instruments, 79(3).

By: L. Yang, C. Brome, J. Butterworth, S. Dzhosyuk, C. Mattoni, D. McKinsey, R. Michniak, J. Doyle ...

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2008 journal article

Invited article: Development of high-field superconducting Ioffe magnetic traps

Review of Scientific Instruments, 79(3).

By: L. Yang, C. Brome, J. Butterworth, S. Dzhosyuk, C. Mattoni, D. McKinsey, R. Michniak, J. Doyle ...

Source: ORCID
Added: February 19, 2019

2007 journal article

An ultracold neutron source at the NC State University PULSTAR reactor

Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, 579(1), 530–533.

By: E. Korobkina, B. Wehring, A. Hawari, A. Young, P. Huffman, R. Golub, Y. Xu, G. Palmquist

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2006 journal article

In situ investigation of water transport in an operating PEM fuel cell using neutron radiography: Part 1 - Experimental method and serpentine flow field results

International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 49(25-26), 4712–4720.

By: T. Trabold, J. Owejan, D. Jacobson, M. Arif & P. Huffman

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2006 journal article

Precision neutron interferometric measurements of the n-p, n-d, and n-3He zero-energy coherent neutron scattering amplitudes

Physica B: Condensed Matter, 385-386, 1365–1370.

By: P. Huffman, M. Arif, T. Black, D. Jacobson, K. Schoen, W. Snow, S. Werner

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2006 conference paper

Progress towards a precision measurement of the neutron lifetime using magnetically trapped ultracold neutrons

In AIP Conference Proceedings (Vol. 842, pp. 811–813).

Source: ORCID
Added: February 19, 2019

2006 conference paper

Proposed measurement of the parity-violating neutron spin rotation in 4He

In AIP Conference Proceedings (Vol. 842, pp. 799–801).

By: A. Micherdzinska, C. Bass, B. Crawford, J. Dawkins, T. Findley, B. Heckel, J. Horton, P. Huffman ...

Source: ORCID
Added: February 19, 2019

2005 journal article

Beamline performance simulations for the fundamental neutron physics beamline at the spallation neutron source

Journal of Research of the National Institute of Standards and Technology, 110(3), 161–168.

By: P. Huffman, G. Greene, R. Allen, V. Cianciolo, R. Huerto, P. Koehler, D. Desai, R. Mahurin ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2005 journal article

Chaotic scattering and escape times of marginally trapped ultracold neutrons

Journal of Research of the National Institute of Standards and Technology, 110(4), 367–376.

By: K. Coakley, J. Doyle, S. Dzhosyuk, L. Yang & P. Huffman

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2005 conference paper

Design and applications of an ultra cold neutron source at the NC state university PULSTAR reactor

In Transactions of the American Nuclear Society (Vol. 93, pp. 864–865).

By: E. Korobkina, B. Wehring, A. Hawari, A. Young, P. Huffman, R. Golub, Y. Xu

Source: ORCID
Added: February 19, 2019

2005 journal article

Determination of the neutron lifetime using magnetically trapped neutrons

Journal of Research of the National Institute of Standards and Technology, 110(4), 339–343.

By: S. Dzhosyuk, A. Copete, J. Doyle, L. Yang, K. Coakley, R. Golub, E. Korobkina, T. Kreft ...

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2005 journal article

Determination of the neutron lifetime using magnetically trapped neutrons

Journal of Research of the National Institute of Standards and Technology, 110(4), 339–343.

By: S. Dzhosyuk, A. Copete, J. Doyle, L. Yang, K. Coakley, R. Golub, E. Korobkina, T. Kreft ...

Source: ORCID
Added: February 19, 2019

2005 journal article

Measurement of the parity-violating neutron spin rotation in 4He

Journal of Research of the National Institute of Standards and Technology, 110(3), 205–208.

By: C. Bass, J. Dawkins, D. Luo, A. Micherdzinska, M. Sarsour, W. Snow, H. Mumm, J. Nico ...

Source: ORCID
Added: February 19, 2019

2005 journal article

Measurement of the parity-violating neutron spin rotation in He-4

Journal of Research of the National Institute of Standards and Technology, 110(3), 205–208.

By: C. Bass, J. Dawkins, D. Luo, A. Micherdzinska, M. Sarsour, W. Snow, H. Mumm, J. Nico ...

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2005 journal article

New neutron imaging facility at the NIST

Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, 542(1-3), 9–15.

By: D. Hussey, D. Jacobson, M. Arif, P. Huffman, R. Williams & J. Cook

Source: ORCID
Added: February 19, 2019

2005 journal article

Papers and posters presented at the April 2004 International Conference on Precision Measurements with Slow Neutrons at the National Institute of Standards and Technology

Journal of Research of the National Institute of Standards and Technology, 110(3).

By: M. Arif, M. Dewey, T. Gentile, P. Huffman & J. Nico

Source: ORCID
Added: February 19, 2019

2005 journal article

Search for a neutron electric dipole moment

Journal of Research of the National Institute of Standards and Technology, 110(3), 169–172.

By: R. Golub & P. Huffman

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2005 journal article

The fundamental neutron physics beamline at the spallation neutron source

Journal of Research of the National Institute of Standards and Technology, 110(3), 149–152.

By: G. Greene, V. Cianciolo, P. Koehler, R. Allen, W. Snow, P. Huffman, C. Gould, D. Bowman, M. Cooper, J. Doyle

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2005 journal article

The fundamental neutron physics facilities at NIST

Journal of Research of the National Institute of Standards and Technology, 110(3), 137–144.

By: J. Nico, M. Arif, M. Dewey, T. Gentile, D. Gilliam, P. Huffman, D. Jacobson, A. Thompson

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2004 journal article

A long wavelength neutron monochromator for superthermal production of ultracold neutrons

Physica B: Condensed Matter, 344(1-4), 343–357.

By: C. Mattoni, C. Adams, K. Alvine, J. Doyle, S. Dzhosyuk, R. Golub, E. Korobkina, D. McKinsey ...

Source: ORCID
Added: February 19, 2019

2004 journal article

Detecting ionizing radiation in liquid helium using wavelength shifting light collection

Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, 516(2-3), 475–485.

By: D. McKinsey, C. Brome, J. Butterworth, S. Dzhosyuk, R. Golub, K. Habicht, P. Huffman, C. Mattoni, L. Yang, J. Doyle

Source: ORCID
Added: February 19, 2019

2004 journal article

Neutron-induced luminescence and activation in neutron shielding and scintillation detection materials at cryogenic temperatures

Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section B: Beam Interactions with Materials and Atoms, 217(3), 457–470.

By: S. Dzhosyuk, C. Mattoni, D. McKinsey, A. Thompson, L. Yang, J. Doyle, P. Huffman

Source: ORCID
Added: February 19, 2019

2004 journal article

Precision neutron interferometric measurement of the n-3He coherent neutron scattering length

Physical Review C - Nuclear Physics, 70(1), 014004.

By: P. Huffman, D. Jacobson, K. Schoen, M. Arif, T. Black, W. Snow, S. Werner

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2004 journal article

The production of nitrogen-13 by neutron capture in boron compounds

Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section B: Beam Interactions with Materials and Atoms, 215(3-4), 531–536.

By: M. Schleier-Smith, L. Van Buuren, J. Doyle, S. Dzhosyuk, D. Gilliam, C. Mattoni, D. McKinsey, L. Yang, P. Huffman

Source: ORCID
Added: February 19, 2019

2003 journal article

Performance of a large-area avalanche photodiode at low temperature for scintillation detection

Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, 508(3), 388–393.

By: L. Yang, S. Dzhosyuk, J. Gabrielse, P. Huffman, C. Mattoni, S. Maxwell, D. McKinsey, J. Doyle

Source: ORCID
Added: February 19, 2019

2003 journal article

Precision neutron interferometric measurement of the nd coherent neutron scattering length and consequences for models of three-nucleon forces

Physical Review Letters, 90(19).

By: T. Black, P. Huffman, D. Jacobson, W. Snow, K. Schoen, M. Arif, H. Kaiser, S. Lamoreaux, S. Werner

Source: ORCID
Added: February 19, 2019

2003 journal article

Precision neutron interferometric measurements and updated evaluations of the n-p and n-d coherent neutron scattering lengths

Physical Review C - Nuclear Physics, 67(4), 440051–4400521.

By: K. Schoen, D. Jacobson, M. Arif, P. Huffman, T. Black, W. Snow, S. Lamoreaux, H. Kaiser, S. Werner

Source: ORCID
Added: February 19, 2019

2003 journal article

Time dependence of liquid-helium fluorescence

Physical Review A - Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics, 67(6), 627161–6271610.

By: D. McKinsey, C. Brome, S. Dzhosyuk, R. Golub, K. Habicht, P. Huffman, E. Korobkina, S. Lamoreaux ...

Source: ORCID
Added: February 19, 2019

2001 journal article

Magnetic trapping of ultracold neutrons

Physical Review C - Nuclear Physics, 63(5), 555021–5550215.

By: C. Brome, J. Butterworth, S. Dzhosyuk, C. Mattoni, D. McKinsey, J. Doyle, P. Huffman, M. Dewey ...

Source: ORCID
Added: February 19, 2019

2001 journal article

Magnetically stabilized luminescent excitations in hexagonal boron nitride

Journal of Luminescence, 92(4), 291–296.

By: P. Huffman, C. Brome, J. Butterworth, S. Dzhosyuk, R. Golub, S. Lamoreaux, C. Mattoni, D. McKinsey, J. Doyle

Source: ORCID
Added: February 19, 2019

2000 journal article

Magnetic trapping of neutrons

Nature, 403(6765), 62–64.

By: P. Huffman, C. Brome, J. Butterworth, K. Coakley, M. Dewey, S. Dzhosyuk, R. Golub, G. Greene ...

Source: ORCID
Added: February 19, 2019

2000 journal article

Progress towards magnetic trapping of ultra-cold neutrons

Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, 440(3), 522–527.

By: P. Huffman, C. Brome, J. Butterworth, K. Coakley, M. Dewey, S. Dzhosyuk, D. Gilliam, R. Golub ...

Source: ORCID
Added: February 19, 2019

1999 journal article

Radiative decay of the metastable He2(a 3∑u +) molecule in liquid helium

Physical Review A - Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics, 59(1), 200–204.

By: D. McKinsey, C. Brome, J. Butterworth, S. Dzhosyuk, P. Huffman, C. Mattoni, J. Doyle, R. Golub, K. Habicht

Source: ORCID
Added: February 19, 2019

1998 journal article

A demountable cryogenic feedthrough for plastic optical fibers

Review of Scientific Instruments, 69(10), 3697–3698.

By: J. Butterworth, C. Brome, P. Huffman, C. Mattoni, D. McKinsey & J. Doyle

Source: ORCID
Added: February 19, 2019

1998 journal article

A removable cryogenic window for transmission of light and neutrons

Review of Scientific Instruments, 69(11), 3998–3999.

By: J. Butterworth, C. Brome, P. Huffman, C. Mattoni, D. McKinsey & J. Doyle

Source: ORCID
Added: February 19, 2019

1998 journal article

Measurements at low energies of the polarization-transfer coefficient Ky′ yfor the reaction 3H(p→,n→)3He at 0°

Few-Body Systems, 24(1), 27–38.

By: W. Wilburn, C. Gould, G. Hale, P. Huffman, C. Keith, N. Roberson, W. Tornow

Source: ORCID
Added: February 19, 2019

1998 journal article

The deformation effect and time-reversal violation in neutron resonances

Journal of Physics G: Nuclear and Particle Physics, 24(4), 763–770.

By: P. Huffman, C. Gould & D. Haase

Source: ORCID
Added: February 19, 2019

1998 journal article

The scattering of polarized neutrons from statically polarized solid 3He

Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, 402(2-3), 341–346.

By: D. Haase, C. Keith, C. Gould, P. Huffman, N. Roberson, M. Seely, W. Tornow, W. Wilburn

Source: ORCID
Added: February 19, 2019

1997 journal article

Fluorescence efficiencies of thin scintillating films in the extreme ultraviolet spectral region

Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section B: Beam Interactions with Materials and Atoms, 132(3), 351–358.

By: D. McKinsey, C. Brome, J. Butterworth, R. Golub, K. Habicht, P. Huffman, S. Lamoreaux, C. Mattoni, J. Doyle

Source: ORCID
Added: February 19, 2019

1997 journal article

Test of parity-conserving time-reversal invariance using polarized neutrons and nuclear spin aligned holmium

Physical Review C - Nuclear Physics, 55(5), 2684–2696.

By: P. Huffman, N. Roberson, W. Wilburn, C. Gould, D. Haase, C. Keith, B. Raichle, M. Seely, J. Walston

Source: ORCID
Added: February 19, 2019

1996 journal article

Measurements of the total cross section for the scattering of polarized neutrons from polarized 3He

Physical Review C - Nuclear Physics, 54(2), 477–486.

By: C. Keith, C. Gould, D. Haase, M. Seely, P. Huffman, N. Roberson, W. Tornow, W. Wilburn

Source: ORCID
Added: February 19, 2019

1996 journal article

Neutron resonances in 166Ho

Physical Review C - Nuclear Physics, 54(4), 2051–2054.

By: P. Huffman, C. Frankle, C. Gould, D. Haase, J. Harvey, N. Roberson, L. Weston

Source: ORCID
Added: February 19, 2019

1996 journal article

Test of parity-conserving time-reversal invariance using polarized neutrons and nuclear spin aligned holmium

Physical Review Letters, 76(25), 4681–4684.

By: P. Huffman, N. Roberson, W. Wilburn, C. Gould, D. Haase, C. Keith, B. Raichle, M. Seely, J. Walston

Source: ORCID
Added: February 19, 2019

1995 journal article

A polarized solid 3He target for neutron transmission experiments

Nuclear Inst. and Methods in Physics Research, A, 357(1), 34–39.

By: C. Keith, C. Gould, D. Haase, P. Huffman, N. Roberson, M. Seely, W. Tornow, W. Wilburn

Source: ORCID
Added: February 19, 2019

1995 journal article

Measurements of T in polarized-neutronpolarized-proton scattering

Physical Review C, 52(5), 2351–2361.

By: W. Wilburn, C. Gould, D. Haase, P. Huffman, C. Keith, N. Roberson, W. Tornow

Source: ORCID
Added: February 19, 2019

1995 journal article

Polarized targets at triangle universities nuclear laboratory

Nuclear Inst. and Methods in Physics Research, A, 356(1), 142–147.

By: M. Seely, C. Gould, D. Haase, P. Huffman, C. Keith, N. Roberson, W. Tornow, W. Wilburn

Source: ORCID
Added: February 19, 2019

1993 journal article

Measurements of polarized-neutron-polarized-proton scattering: Implications for the triton binding energy

Physical Review Letters, 71(13), 1982–1985.

By: W. Wilburn, C. Gould, D. Haase, P. Huffman, C. Keith, J. Koster, N. Roberson, W. Tornow

Source: ORCID
Added: February 19, 2019

Employment

2004 - present

North Carolina State University Raleigh, NC, US
Professor Physics

1998 - 2004

National Institute of Standards and Technology Gaithersburg, MD, US
Staff Scientist Physics Division

1995 - 1998

Harvard University Cambridge, MA, US
Postdoctoral Fellow Physics

Education

1990 - 1995

Duke University Durham, NC, US
MA, PhD Physics

1986 - 1990

North Carolina State University Raleigh, NC, US
BS Physics

Funding History

Funding history based on the linked ORCID record.

grant September 1, 2009 - February 29, 2012
Determination of the Neutron Lifetime using Magnetically Trapped Neutrons
National Science Foundation
grant July 1, 2004 - January 31, 2010
A Superthermal Source at NCState University
National Science Foundation
grant June 1, 2004 - November 30, 2009
Collaborative Research: Determination of the Neutron Lifetime Using Magnetically Trapped Neutrons
National Science Foundation