Peter C. Burns


Featured recent research publications

Photochemical Water Oxidation and Origin of Nonaqueous Uranyl Peroxide Complexes
  Brendan T. McGrail, Laura S. Pianowski, and Peter C. Burns
  Journal of the American Chemical Society (ASAP).

Ultrafiltration of Uranyl Peroxide Nanoclusters for the Separation of Uranium from Aqueous Solution
  Ernest M. Wylie, Kathryn M. Peruski, Jacob L. Weidman, William A. Phillip, and Peter C. Burns
  ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces (2014) 6, 473-479.

Water-Soluble Multi-Cage Super Tetrahedral Uranyl Peroxide Phosphate Clusters
  Jie Qiu, Laurent Jouffret, Rebecca Thomas, Jennifer E.S. Szymanowski, and Peter C. Burns
  Chemical Science (2014) 5, 303-310.

A Multi-Method Approach for Determination of Radionuclide Distribution in Trinitite
  Christine Wallace, Jeremy J. Bellucci, Antonio Simonetti, Tim Hainley, Elizabeth C. Koeman, and Peter C.    
 Journal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry (2013) 298, 993-1003.

Clusters of Actinides with Oxide, Peroxide, or Hydroxide Bridges
 Jie Qiu and Peter C. Burns
 Chemical Reviews (2013) 113, 1097-1120

Nuclear Fuel in a Reactor Accident
  Peter C. Burns, Rodney C. Ewing, and Alexandra Navrotsky
​  Science (2012) 335, 1184-118


Director, Materials Science of Actinides - an Energy Frontier Research Center

Henry Massman Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering & Earth Sciences

Concurrent Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry

​University of Notre Dame