Dr. Holbert's Publications

Books

R. L. Murray, K. E. Holbert, Nuclear Energy: An Introduction to the Concepts, Systems, and Applications of Nuclear Processes, Seventh Edition, Elsevier Butterworth-Heinemann, ISBN 978-0-12-416654-7, © 2014.
Japanese Translation: T. Yano, H. Sekimoto, and H. Kato, published by Kodansya Company Ltd., ISBN 978-4061565432, 432 pages, 2015.
Turkish Translation: A. H. Yilmaz, A. Aydin, T. Bayram, S. Akkoyun, A. A. Billur, published by Nobel Akademik Yayincilik, ISBN 978-605-320-174-8, 568 pages, 2015.
G. G. Karady, K. E. Holbert, Electrical Energy Conversion and Transport: An interactive computer-based approach, Second Edition, IEEE Series on Power Engineering, Wiley Interscience, ISBN 978-0-470-93699-3, 854 pages, © 2013.
Chinese Translation: Published by China Machine Press, ISBN 978-7-111-51553-1, 683 pages, 2016.
G. G. Karady, K. E. Holbert, Electrical Energy Conversion and Transport: An interactive computer-based approach, IEEE Series on Power Engineering, Wiley Interscience, ISBN 0-471-47652-8, 712 pages, © 2005.

Book Chapters

  1. W. Lepkowski, S.J. Wilk, M.R. Ghajar, M. Goryll, K. Hobert, B. Bakkaloglu, and T.J. Thornton, “Using CMOS-Compatible SOI MESFETs for Power Supply Management,” Extreme Environment Electronics, CRC Press, 2013, pp. 723-732.
  2. K. E. Holbert, “Solar Thermal Electric Power Plants,” Handbook of Renewable Energy Technology, edited by A. F. Zobaa and R. C. Bansal, World Scientific Publishing Co., 2011, Chapter 10, pp. 225-246, ISBN 978-981-4289-06-1.
  3. K. E. Holbert, D. Srinivasan, “Solar Energy Calculations,” Handbook of Renewable Energy Technology, edited by A. F. Zobaa and R. C. Bansal, World Scientific Publishing Co., 2011, Chapter 8, pp. 189-204, ISBN 978-981-4289-06-1.
  4. K. Lin, K. E. Holbert, “Pressure Sensing Line Diagnostics in Nuclear Power Plants,” Nuclear Power, P. V. Tsvetkov, Ed., Sciyo, Rijeka, Croatia, 2010, Chapter 7, pp. 97-122, ISBN 978-953-307-110-7.
  5. K. Holbert, M. Albu, F. Mihai, “Online Experimentation With a Spectrum Analyzer in a Signal Processing Virtual Laboratory,” Innovations 2004: World Innovations in Engineering Education and Research, W. Aung, Ed., published by International Network for Engineering Education and Research (iNEER), Chapter 19, pp. 201-213.
  6. K. E. Holbert, A. S. Heger, “Calculus,” Encyclopedia of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, J.G. Webster, Ed., vol. 2, Wiley & Sons, pp. 722-734, 1999.

Refereed Archival Journal Papers

  1. B. C. Anderson, K. E. Holbert, H. Bowler, “Design, Construction, and Modeling of a 252Cf Neutron Irradiator,” Science and Technology of Nuclear Installations, vol. 2016, Article ID 9012747, 12 pp.
  2. S. E. Arda, K. E. Holbert, “Nonlinear Dynamic Modeling and Simulation of a Passively Cooled Small Modular Reactor,” Progress in Nuclear Energy, vol. 91, August 2016, pp. 116-131.
  3. A. Mahmud, Y. Gonzalez-Velo, M. Saremi, H. J. Barnaby, M. N. Kozicki, K. E. Holbert, M. Mitkova, T. L. Alford, M. Goryll, W. Yu, D. Mahalanabis, W. Chen, N. Chamele, J. Taggart “Flexible Ag-ChG Radiation Sensors: Limit of Detection and Dynamic Range Optimization through Physical Design Tuning,” IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, vol. 63, no. 4, August 2016, pp. 2137-2144.
  4. Y. Gonzalez-Velo, A. Mahmud, W. Chen, J. L. Taggart, H. J. Barnaby, M. N. Kozicki, M. Ailavajhala, K. E. Holbert, M. Mitkova, “Radiation Hardening by Process of CBRAM Resistance Switching Cells,” IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, vol. 63, no. 4, August 2016, pp. 2145-2150.
  5. L. Clark, D. Patterson, C. Ramamurthy, K. Holbert, “An Embedded Microprocessor Radiation Hardened by Microarchitecture and Circuits,” IEEE Transactions on Computers, vol. 65, no. 2, February 2016, pp. 382-395.
  6. L. T. Clark, K. E. Holbert, J. W. Adams, H. Navale, B. C. Anderson, “Evaluation of 1.5-T Cell Flash Memory Total Ionizing Dose Response,” IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, vol. 62, no. 6, December 2015, pp. 2431-2439.
  7. W. Chen, H. J. Barnaby, M. N. Kozicki, A. H. Edwards, Y. Gonzalez-Velo, R. Fang, K. E. Holbert, S. Yu, W. Yu, “A Study of Gamma-Ray Exposure of Cu-SiO2 Programmable Metallization Cells,” IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, vol. 62, no. 6, December 2015, pp. 2404-2411.
  8. S. E. Arda, K. E. Holbert, “A Dynamic Model of a Passively Cooled Small Modular Reactor for Controller Design Purposes,” Nuclear Engineering and Design, vol. 289, August 2015, pp. 218-230.
  9. E. B. Johnson, C. Whitney, K. E. Holbert, T. Zhang, T. Stannard, A. Christie, P. Harper, B. Anderson, J. F. Christian, “Activation Analysis Study on Li-Ion Batteries for Nuclear Forensic Applications,” Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research A, vol. 784, June 2015, pp. 430-437.
  10. P. Dandamudi, A. Mahmud, Y. Gonzalez-Velo, M. N. Kozicki, H. J. Barnaby, B. Roos, T. L. Alford, M. Ailavajhala, M. Mitkova, K. E. Holbert, “Flexible Sensors Based on Radiation-Induced Diffusion of Ag in Chalcogenide Glass,” IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, vol. 61, no. 6, December 2014, pp. 3432-3437.
  11. J. L. Taggart, Y. Gonzalez-Velo, D. Mahalanabis, A. Mahmud, H. J. Barnaby, M. N. Kozicki, K. E. Holbert, M. Mitkova, K. Wolf, E. Deionno, A. L. White, “Ionizing Radiation Effects on Nonvolatile Memory Properties of Programmable Metallization Cells,” IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, vol. 61, no. 6, December 2014, pp. 2985-2990.
  12. P. Dandamudi, M. N. Kozicki, H. J. Barnaby, Y. Gonzalez-Velo, K. E. Holbert, “Total Ionizing Dose Tolerance of Ag-Ge40S60 based Programmable Metallization Cells,” IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, vol. 61, no. 4, August 2014, pp. 1726-1731.
  13. K. E. Holbert, L. L. Grable, A. Overbay, B. Nzekwe, “FREEDM Precollege Programs: Inspiring Generation Y to Pursue Careers in the Electric Power Industry,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, vol. 29, no. 4, July 2014, pp. 1888-1895.
  14. R. Fang, Y. Gonzalez Velo, W. Chen, K. E. Holbert, M. N. Kozicki, H. Barnaby, S. Yu, “Total Ionizing Dose Effect of γ-Ray Radiation on the Switching Characteristics and Filament Stability of HfOx Resistive Random Access Memory,” Applied Physics Letters, vol. 104, no. 18, article 183507, 5 pp., May 2014.
  15. Y. Gonzalez-Velo, H. J. Barnaby, M. N. Kozicki, C. Gopalan, K. Holbert, “Total Ionizing Dose Retention Capability of Conductive Bridging Random Access Memory,” IEEE Electron Device Letters, vol. 35, no. 2, February 2014, pp. 205-207.
  16. M. S. Ailavajhala, Y. Gonzalez-Velo, C. Poweleit, H. Barnaby, M. N. Kozicki, K. Holbert, D. P. Butt, M. Mitkova, “Gamma Radiation Induced Effects in Floppy and Rigid Ge-Containing Chalcogenide Thin Films,” Journal of Applied Physics, vol. 115, no. 4, article 043502, 9 pp., Jan. 2014.
  17. Y. Gonzalez-Velo, H. J. Barnaby, M. N. Kozicki, P. Dandamudi, A. Chandran, K. E. Holbert, M. Mitkova, M. Ailavajhala, “Total-Ionizing-Dose Effects on the Resistance Switching Characteristics of Chalcogenide Programmable Metallization Cells,” IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, vol. 60, no. 6, Dec. 2013, pp. 4563-4569.
  18. P. Dandamudi, M. N. Kozicki, H. J. Barnaby, Y. Gonzalez-Velo, M. Mitkova, K. E. Holbert, M. Ailavajhala, W. Yu, “Sensors Based on Radiation-Induced Diffusion of Silver in Germanium Selenide Glasses,” IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, vol. 60, no. 6, Dec. 2013, pp. 4257-4264.
  19. A. R. Indluru; K. E Holbert, T. L Alford, “Gamma Radiation Effects on Indium-Zinc Oxide Thin-Film Transistors,” Thin Solid Films, vol. 539, July 2013, pp. 342-344.
  20. E. B. Johnson, C. Whitney, X. J. Chen, C. J. Stapels, K. E. Holbert, A. Kaczmarowski, T. Stannard, J. F. Christian, “Li-Ion Batteries Used as Ubiquitous Neutron Sensors for Nuclear Forensics,” IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, vol. 60, no. 2, April 2013, pp. 644-651.
  21. T. Zhang, K. E. Holbert, “Frequency Domain Comparison of Multi-lump and Distributed Parameter Models for Pressurized Water Reactor Cores,” American Journal of Energy Research, vol. 1, no. 1, pp. 17-24, March 2013.
  22. Y. Gonzalez-Velo, H. J. Barnaby, A. Chandran, D. R. Oleksy, P. Dandamudi, M. N. Kozicki, K. E. Holbert, M. Mitkova, M. Ailavajhala, P. Chen, “Effects of Cobalt-60 Gamma-Rays on Ge-Se Chalcogenide Glasses and Ag/Ge-Se Test Structures,” IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, vol. 59, no. 6, pp. 3093-3100, Dec. 2012.
  23. K. E. Holbert, K. Lin, “Nuclear Power Plant Instrumentation Fault Detection Using Fuzzy Logic," Science and Technology of Nuclear Installations, vol. 2012, Article ID 421070, 11 pages, September 2012.
  24. S. Chellappa, L. T. Clark, K. E. Holbert, “A 90-nm Radiation Hardened Clock Spine,” IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, vol. 59, no. 4, pp. 1020-1026, August 2012.
  25. L. T. Clark, D. W. Patterson, N. D. Hindman, K. E. Holbert, S. Maurya, S. M. Guertin, “A Dual Mode Redundant Approach for Microprocessor Soft Error Hardness,” IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, vol. 58, no. 6, pp. 3018-3025, December 2011.
  26. N. D. Hindman, L. T. Clark, D. W. Patterson, K. E. Holbert, “Fully Automated, Testable Design of Fine-grained Triple Mode Redundant Logic,” IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, vol. 58, no. 6, pp. 3046-3052, December 2011.
  27. W. Xin, K. E. Holbert, L. T. Clark, “Single Event Upset Mitigation Techniques for FPGAs Utilized in Nuclear Power Plant Digital Instrumentation and Control,” Nuclear Engineering and Design, vol. 241, no. 8, pp. 3317-3324, August 2011.
  28. I. S. Esqueda, H. J. Barnaby, K. E. Holbert, Y. Boulghassoul, “Modeling Inter-Device Leakage in 90 nm Bulk CMOS Devices,” IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, vol. 58, no. 3, pp. 793-799, June 2011.
  29. E. H. Lee, A. Indluru, D. R. Allee, L. T. Clark, K. E. Holbert, T. L. Alford, “Effects of Gamma Irradiation and Electrical Stress on a-Si:H Thin-Film Transistors for Flexible Electronics and Displays,” IEEE Journal of Display Technology, vol. 7, no. 6, pp. 325-329, June 2011. (** Invited paper)
  30. I. S. Esqueda, H. J. Barnaby, K. E. Holbert, F. El-Mamouni, R. D. Schrimpf, “Modeling of Ionizing Radiation-Induced Degradation in Multiple Gate Field Effect Transistors,” IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, vol. 58, no. 2, pp. 499-505, April 2011.
  31. G. J. Schlenvogt, H. J. Barnaby, I. Sanchez Esqueda, K. E. Holbert, J. Wilkinson, S. Morrison, L. Tyler, “Failure Analysis and Radiation Enabled Circuit Simulation of a Dual Charge Pump Circuit,” IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, vol. 57, no. 6, pp. 3609-3614, December 2010.
  32. X. Yao, L. T. Clark, D. W. Patterson, K. E. Holbert, “A 90 nm Bulk CMOS Radiation Hardened by Design Cache Memory,” IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, vol. 57, no. 4, pp. 2089-2097, August 2010.
  33. K. Lin, K. E. Holbert, “Void Diagnostics in Liquid-filled Pressure Sensing Lines,” Progress in Nuclear Energy, vol. 52, no. 5, pp. 503-511, July 2010.
  34. X. Yao, L. T. Clark, S. Chellappa, K. E. Holbert, N. D. Hindman, “Design and Experimental Validation of Radiation Hardened by Design SRAM Cells,” IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, vol. 57, no. 1, pp. 258-265, February 2010.
  35. L. T. Clark, K. E. Nielsen, K. E. Holbert, “Radiation Hardened By Design Digital I/O for High SEE and TID Immunity,” IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, vol. 56, no. 6, pp. 3408-3414, December 2009.
  36. X. J. Chen, H. J. Barnaby, P. Adell, R. L. Pease, B. Vermeire, K. E. Holbert, “Modeling the Dose Rate Response and the Effects of Hydrogen in Bipolar Technologies,” IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, vol. 56, no. 6, pp. 3196-3202, December 2009.
  37. D. R. Hughart, R. D. Schrimpf, D. M. Fleetwood, X. J. Chen, H. J. Barnaby, K. E. Holbert, R. L. Pease, D. G. Platteter, B. R. Tuttle, and S. T. Pantelides, “The Effects of Aging and Hydrogen on the Radiation Response of Gated Lateral PNP Bipolar Transistors,” IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, vol. 56, no. 6, pp. 3361-3366, December 2009.
  38. K. E. Holbert, G. G. Karady, S. G. Adhikari, M. L. Dyer, “Magnetic Fields Produced by Underground Residential Distribution System,” IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery, vol. 24, no. 3, pp. 1616-1622, July 2009.
  39. K. Lin, K. E. Holbert, “Applying the Equivalent Pi Circuit to the Modeling of Hydraulic Pressurized Lines,” Mathematics and Computers in Simulation, vol. 79, no. 7, pp. 2064-2075, March 2009.
  40. K. E. Holbert, G. G. Karady, “Strategies, Challenges and Prospects for Active Learning in the Computer-Based Classroom,” IEEE Transactions on Education, vol. 52, no. 1, pp. 31-38, Feb. 2009.
  41. K. Lin, K. E. Holbert, “Blockage Diagnostics for Nuclear Power Plant Pressure Transmitter Sensing Lines,” Nuclear Engineering and Design, vol. 239, no. 2, pp. 365-372, Feb. 2009.
  42. K. E. Holbert, A. S. Heger, D. M. Geschke, R. M. Stewart, “Prediction of Corning InfiniCor 300 Optical Fiber Attenuation at Low Gamma Dose Rates,” IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, vol. 55, no. 6, pp. 3515-3522, Dec. 2008.
  43. X. J. Chen, H. J. Barnaby, B. Vermeire, K. E. Holbert, D. Wright, R. L. Pease, R. D. Schrimpf, D. M. Fleetwood, S. T. Pantelides, M. R. Shaneyfelt, P. Adell, “Post-Irradiation Annealing Mechanisms of Defects Generated in Hydrogenated Bipolar Oxides,” IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, vol. 55, no. 6, pp. 3032-3038, Dec. 2008.
  44. R. L. Pease, P. C. Adell, B. G. Rax, X. J. Chen, H. J. Barnaby, K. E. Holbert, H. P. Hjalmarson, “The Effects of Hydrogen on the Enhanced Low Dose Rate Sensitivity (ELDRS) of Bipolar Linear Circuits,” IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, vol. 55, no. 6, pp. 3169-3173, Dec. 2008.
  45. X. Yao, N. Hindman, L. T. Clark, K. E. Holbert, D. R. Alexander, W. M. Shedd, “The Impact of Total Ionizing Dose on Unhardened SRAM Cell Margins,” IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, vol. 55, no. 6, pp. 3280-3287, Dec. 2008.
  46. V. Ananthanarayanan, K. E. Holbert, “Power System Sensor Failure Detection, Isolation and Characterization Using Fuzzy Logic,” International Journal of Engineering Intelligent Systems, vol. 16, no. 3, pp. 165-176, September 2008.
  47. K. C. Mohr, L. T. Clark, K. E. Holbert, “A 130-nm RHBD SRAM With High Speed SET and Area Efficient TID Mitigation,” IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, vol. 54, no. 6, pp. 2092-2099, Dec. 2007.
  48. L. T. Clark, K. C. Mohr, K. E. Holbert, X. Yao, J. Knudsen, H. Shah, “Optimizing Radiation Hard by Design SRAM Cells,” IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, vol. 54, no. 6, pp. 2028-2036, Dec. 2007.
  49. M. McLain, H. J. Barnaby, K. E. Holbert, R. D. Schrimpf, H. Shah, A. Amort, M. Baze, J. Wert, “Enhanced TID Susceptibility in Sub-100 nm Bulk CMOS I/O Transistors and Circuits,” IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, vol. 54, no. 6, pp. 2210-2217, Dec. 2007.
  50. X. J. Chen, H. J. Barnaby, B. Vermeire, K. Holbert, D. Wright, R. L. Pease, G. Dunham, D. G. Platteter, J. Seiler, S. McClure, P. Adell, “Mechanisms of Enhanced Radiation-Induced Degradation Due to Excess Molecular Hydrogen in Bipolar Oxides,” IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, vol. 54, no. 6, pp. 1913-1919, Dec. 2007.
  51. K. Park, M. Canonico, G. K. Celler, M. Seacrist, J. Chan, J. Gelpey, K. E. Holbert, S. Nakagawa, M. Tajima, D. K. Schroder, “Effects of High-Temperature Anneals and 60Co Gamma-ray Irradiation on Strained Silicon on Insulator,” Journal of Applied Physics, vol. 102, 074507, Oct. 2007.
  52. K. E. Holbert, A. Mishra, L. Mili, “Intrusion Detection Through SCADA Systems Using Fuzzy Logic-Based State Estimation Methods,” International Journal of Critical Infrastructures, vol. 3, no. 1/2, 2007, pp. 58-87.
  53. W. Chen, V. Pouget, G. K. Gentry, H. J. Barnaby, B. Vermeire, B. Bakkaloglu, S. Kiaei, K. E. Holbert, P. Fouillat, “Radiation Hardened by Design RF Circuits Implemented in 0.13 µm CMOS Technology,” IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, vol. 53, no. 6, pp. 3449-3454, Dec. 2006.
  54. K. E. Holbert, S. Sankaranarayanan, S. S. McCready, “Response of Lead Metaniobate Acoustic Emission Sensors to Gamma Irradiation,” IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, vol. 52, no. 6, pp. 2583-2590, December 2005.
  55. **K. E. Holbert, G. T. Heydt, H. Ni, “Use of Satellite Technologies for Power System Measurements, Command, and Control,” Special Issue on Energy Infrastructure Defense Systems, Proceedings of the IEEE, vol. 93, no. 5, pp. 947-955, May 2005. (** Invited paper)
  56. K.-K. Lee, K. Holbert, “Lateral-type Field Emission-based Magnetic Sensor Fabricated by Electron-beam Lithography,” Journal of The Electrochemical Society, vol. 151, no. 4, pp. H81-H85, April 2004.
  57. G. G. Karady, K. E. Holbert, “Novel Technique to Improve Power Engineering Education Through Computer-assisted Interactive Learning,” IEEE Trans. on Power Systems, vol. 19, no. 1, pp. 81-87, February 2004.
  58. M. M. Albu, K. E. Holbert, G. T. Heydt, S. D. Grigorescu, V. Trusca, “Embedding Remote Experimentation in Power Engineering Education,” IEEE Trans. on Power Systems, vol. 19, no. 1, pp. 139-143, February 2004.
  59. K. E. Holbert, J. A. Nessel, S. S. McCready, A. S. Heger, T. H. Harlow, “Response of Piezoresistive MEMS Accelerometers and Pressure Transducers to High Gamma Dose,” IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, vol. 50, no. 6, pp. 1852-1859, December 2003.
  60. H. Ni, G.T. Heydt, D.J. Tylavsky, K.E. Holbert, “Power Engineering Education and the Internet: Motivation and Instructional Tools,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, vol. 17, no. 1, pp. 7-12, February 2002.
  61. K. T. Thomas, C. S. Keller, K. E. Holbert, “Ethnic and Age Trends for Body Composition in Women Residing in the Southwest: I. Regional Fat,” Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, vol. 29, no. 1, pp. 82-89, January 1997.
  62. K. T. Thomas, C. S. Keller, K. E. Holbert, “Ethnic and Age Trends for Body Composition in Women Residing in the Southwest: II. Total Fat,” Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, vol. 29, no. 1, pp. 90-98, January 1997.
  63. A. S. Heger, K. E. Holbert, A. M. Ishaque, “Fuzzy Associative Memories for Instrument Fault Detection,” Annals of Nuclear Energy, vol. 23, no. 9, pp. 739-756, June 1996.
  64. J. M. Barnett, K. E. Holbert, B. D. Stewart, W. K. Hood, “Lung Dose Estimates from Rn-222 in Arizona Groundwater Based on Liquid Scintillation Measurements,” Health Physics, vol. 68, no. 5, pp. 699-703, May 1995.
  65. K. E. Holbert, N. Venkatesh, “Valid Ranges for Using the Cross-Power Spectral Density Phase Angle for Moderator Temperature Coefficient Sign Determination,” Nuclear Science and Engineering, vol. 119, no. 3, pp. 203-211, March 1995.
  66. K. E. Holbert, B. D. Stewart, P. Eshraghi, “Measurement of Radioactivity in Arizona Groundwater Using Improved Analytical Techniques for Samples with High Dissolved Solids,” Health Physics, vol. 68, no. 2, pp. 185-194, February 1995.
  67. K. E. Holbert, A. S. Heger, N. K. Alang-Rashid, “Redundant Sensor Validation by Using Fuzzy Logic,” Nuclear Science and Engineering, vol. 118, no. 1, pp. 54-64, September 1994.
  68. K. E. Holbert, B. R. Upadhyaya, “Empirical Process Modeling Technique for Signal Validation,” Annals of Nuclear Energy, vol. 21, no. 7, pp. 387-403, July 1994.
  69. K. E. Holbert, B. D. Stewart, “Better Estimation of the Detection Efficiency for Total Radium in Drinking Water Samples,” Radioactivity and Radiochemistry, vol. 4, no. 3, pp. 42-49, 1993.
  70. K. J. Kearfott, R. L. Metzger, K.E. Holbert, “Underground Air Returns as Active Transportation Pathways for Radon Gas Entry into Homes,” Health Physics, vol. 63, no. 6, pp. 665-673, December 1992.
  71. K. J. Kearfott, R. L. Metzger, K. R. Kraft, K. E. Holbert, “Mitigation of Elevated Indoor Radon Gas Resulting from Underground Air Return Usage,” Health Physics, vol. 63, no. 6, pp. 674-680, December 1992.
  72. K. E. Holbert, “Process Hypercube Comparison for Signal Validation,” IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, vol. 38, no. 2, pp. 803-811, April 1991.
  73. K. E. Holbert, B. R. Upadhyaya, “An Integrated Signal Validation System for Nuclear Power Plants,” Nuclear Technology, vol. 92, no. 3, pp. 411-427, December 1990.
  74. H. M. Hashemian, J. A. Thie, B. R. Upadhyaya, K. E. Holbert, “Sensor Response Time Monitoring Using Noise Analysis,” Progress in Nuclear Energy, vol. 21, pp. 583-592, 1988.

(Inter)National Conference Proceedings

  1. K. E. Holbert, T. Zhang, “FREEDM Precollege Renewable Energy Program: Inspiring Young Adults to Recognize the Value of STEM Careers,” Proceedings of the 2016 American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition, New Orleans, LA, June 26-29, 12 pp. (** Energy Conversion and Conservation Division Second Best Paper)
  2. A. Dutta, P. Chandhran, K. E. Holbert, “Using Decay Time to Discriminate Neutron and Gamma Ray Pulses from a CLYC Detector,” IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium, San Diego, CA, Oct. 31–Nov. 7, 2015, 7 pp.
  3. S. Govindarajan, Y. Kim, K. E. Holbert, “A Novel Methodology for Power Cable Monitoring using Frequency Domain Analysis,” Proceedings of the North American Power Symposium, Charlotte, NC, Oct. 4-6, 2015, 6 pp.
  4. K. E. Holbert, Z. Chen, “Contemplating a Residential Battery System for the Southwestern U.S.,” Proceedings of the North American Power Symposium, Charlotte, NC, Oct. 4-6, 2015, 6 pp.
  5. A. Mahmud, Y. Gonzalez-Velo, H. J. Barnaby, M. N. Kozicki, K. E. Holbert, M. Mitkova, T. L. Alford, M. Goryll, M. Saremi, W. Yu, D. Mahalanabis, W. Chen and J. Taggart, “Optimization of Flexible Ag-Chalcogenide Glass Sensors for Radiation Detection,” Conference on Radiation Effects on Components and Systems (RADECS), Moscow, September 14-18, 2015.
  6. Y. Gonzalez-Velo, A. Mahmud, W. Chen, J. Taggart, H. J. Barnaby, M. N. Kozicki, M. Ailavajhala, K. Holbert, M. Mitkova, “Radiation Hardening by Process of CBRAM Resistance Switching Cells,” Conference on Radiation Effects on Components and Systems (RADECS), Moscow, September 14-18, 2015.
  7. R. Z. Povilaitis, K. E. Holbert, “In-situ Mitigation of Radiation-induced Attenuation in Optical Fiber Used for Sensing at Nuclear Facilities,” Proc. of SPIE, vol. 9573, San Diego, CA, August 9-13, 2015, 11 pp.
  8. Y. Kim, K. E. Holbert, “New Passive Methodology for Online Power Cable Diagnosis by Frequency Analysis,” IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting, Denver, CO, July 26-30, 2015, 5 pp.
  9. X. J. Chen, C. Whitney, E. Johnson, M. Podolsky, J. F. Christian, K. E. Holbert, J. Snyder, “Thermoelectric Power Platform for In-Situ Monitoring of Nuclear Spent Fuel,” Institute of Nuclear Materials Management 56th Annual Meeting, Indian Wells, CA, July 12-16, 10 pp.
  10. E. B. Johnson, C. Whitney, S. Vogel, J. F. Christian, P. Chandhran, K. E. Holbert, “High Event Rate Studies on a CLYC-Based Neutron Detector Prototype,” Institute of Nuclear Materials Management 56th Annual Meeting, Indian Wells, CA, July 12-16, 9 pp.
  11. E. B. Johnson, C. Whitney, S. Vogel, J. F. Christian, K. Holbert, P. Chandhran, “High Event Rate, Pulse Shape Discrimination Algorithm for CLYC,” IEEE International Symposium on Technologies for Homeland Security, Waltham, MA, April 14-16, 2015, 5 pp.
  12. K. E. Holbert, L. T. Clark, Y. Chen, I. N. Zavatkay, J. W. Adams, “Rad Hardening Commercial Off-the-Shelf Microcontrollers Destined For I&C Applications In Severe Nuclear Environments,” Proceedings of the ANS International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Plant Instrumentation, Control and Human-Machine Interface Technologies, Charlotte, NC, February 21-26, 2015, pp. 363-372.
  13. Y. Shen, K. E. Holbert, “Discriminating Blockage, Void and Leakage in Pressure Sensing Lines,” Proceedings of the ANS International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Plant Instrumentation, Control and Human-Machine Interface Technologies, Charlotte, NC, February 21-26, 2015, pp. 490-499.
  14. P. Chandhran, K. E. Holbert, E. B. Johnson, C. Whitney, S. M. Vogel, “Neutron and Gamma Ray Discrimination for CLYC Using Normalized Cross Correlation Analysis,” IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium, Seattle, WA, November, 8-15, 2014, 8 pp.
  15. L. Xiao, K. E. Holbert, “Development of Software for Calculating Electromagnetic Fields Near Power Lines,” Proceedings of the North American Power Symposium, Pullman, WA, September 7-9, 2014, 6 pp.
  16. S. E. Arda, K. E. Holbert, “Implementing a Pressurized Water Reactor Nuclear Power Plant Model into Grid Simulations,” IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting, Washington, DC, July 27-31, 2014, 5 pp.
  17. K. E. Holbert, “Online Multidisciplinary Nuclear Power Generation Graduate Certificate Program,” Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, vol. 110, Reno, NV, June 2014, pp. 21-22.
  18. Y. Gonzalez-Velo, H. J. Barnaby, M. N. Kozicki, K. Holbert, “Total-Ionizing-Dose Effects on the Impedance of Silver-doped Chalcogenide Programmable Metallization Cells,” IEEE Aerospace Conference, Big Sky, MT, March 1-8, 2014, 7 pp.
  19. L. T. Clark, D. W. Patterson, C. Ramamurthy, K. E. Holbert, “A Microprocessor Core Hardened by Microarchitecture and Circuit Techniques,” Proceedings of the 39th Annual GOMACTech Conference, Charleston, SC, March 31-April 3, 2014, 4 pp.
  20. K. E. Holbert, T. Stannard, T. Zhang, A. Christie, E. B. Johnson, “Discriminating Fission Weapons using Lithium-Ion Batteries, Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, vol. 109, Washington, DC, November 2013, pp. 501-503.
  21. K. E. Holbert, T. Zhang, T. Stannard, E. B. Johnson, “Feasibility of Using LiMnO2 Batteries for Nuclear Forensics,” IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium, Seoul, South Korea, Oct. 27 – Nov. 2, 2013.
  22. E. B. Johnson, C. J. Stapels, X. J. Chen, C. Whitney, K. E. Holbert, J. F. Christian, “Lithium Ion Batteries Used for Nuclear Forensics,” 2013 Fall Meeting of the American Physical Society Division of Nuclear Physics, Newport News, VA, October 23-26, 2013.
  23. P. Dandamudi, H. J. Barnaby, M. N. Kozicki, Y. Gonzalez-Velo, K. E. Holbert, “Total Ionizing Dose Tolerance of the Resistance Switching of Ag-Ge40S60 based Programmable Metallization Cells,” Conference on Radiation Effects on Components and Systems (RADECS), Oxford, UK, Sept. 23-27, 2013.
  24. S. E. Arda, K. E. Holbert, J. Undrill, “Development of a Linearized Model of a Pressurized Water Reactor Generating Station for Power System Dynamic Simulations,” Proceedings of the North American Power Symposium, Manhattan, KS, September 22-24, 2013, 6 pp.
  25. K. E. Holbert, L. L. Grable, A. Overbay, B. Nzekwe, “FREEDM ERC Precollege Programs: Motivating Careers in the Electric Power Industry,” IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting, Vancouver, BC, July 21-25, 2013, 5 pp.
  26. E. B Johnson, C. Whitney, X. J. Chen, S. Vogel, J. F. Christian, K. Shah, A. Gueorguiev, M. McClish, K. E. Holbert, “Prototype of a CLYC Based Detector System for Special Nuclear Material Accounting,” Proceedings of the 54th Annual Meeting of the Institute of Nuclear Materials Management, Palm Desert, CA, July 14-18, 2013, 10 pp.
  27. S. J. Wilk, W. Lepkowski, B. Chen, J. Kam, M. Goryll, K. Holbert, T. J. Thornton, “Radiation Effects of High Voltage MESFETs at the 45 nm Node,” IEEE Radiation Effects Data Workshop Proceedings, San Francisco, CA, July 2013, 3 pp.
  28. T. J. Thornton, W. Lepkowski, S. J. Wilk, M. Goryll, B. Chen, J. Kam, B. Bakkaloglu, K. Holbert, “Radiation Tolerant MESFET-CMOS Low Dropout Linear Regulator for Integrated Power Management at the 45nm Node,” IEEE Radiation Effects Data Workshop Proceedings, San Francisco, CA, July 2013, 3 pp.
  29. K. E. Holbert, T. Stannard, A. Christie, T. Zhang, E. B. Johnson, “Modeling and Exposure of LiMnO2 Batteries to Reactor Neutrons,” Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, vol. 108, Atlanta, GA, June 2013, pp. 282-284.
  30. L. L. Grable, A. Overbay, M. Bosworth, “Enhancing Teaching and Learning with an Immersion Research Experience: Project Updates from an Engineering Precollege Program,” Proceedings of Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference, New Orleans, LA, March 25-29, 2013, pp. 4585-4591.
  31. T. L. Alford, A. Indlurua, R. N. P. Vemuria, and K. E. Holbert, “The Stability and Reliability of Mixed Oxide-Based Thin Film Transistors under Gamma Irradiation,” ECS Transactions, vol. 50, no. 8, Thin Film Transistors 11, Honolulu, HI, Oct. 7-12, 2012, pp. 191-196.
  32. K. E. Holbert, A. Kaczmarowski, T. Stannard, E. B. Johnson, “MCNP Estimation of Trace Elements in Lithium-Ion Batteries Subjected to Neutron Irradiation,” Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, vol. 107, San Diego, CA, November 2012, pp. 347-349.
  33. J. A. Bick, K. E. Holbert, “An Analysis of Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide Content and Impacts of Global Generation Supply Changes,” Proceedings of the North American Power Symposium, Champaign, IL, Sept. 9-11, 2012, 6 pp.
  34. K. E. Holbert, R. M. Wilding, “Leak Detection, Isolation and Characterization Using a Pressure Sensing Line Frequency Response Function," Seventh American Nuclear Society International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Plant Instrumentation, Control and Human-Machine Interface Technologies, San Diego, CA, July 22-26, 2012, pp. 775-785.
  35. K. E. Holbert, S. L. Trubatch, “Arizona's Suitability as an Interim Recyclable Fuel Storage Facility Site,” Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, vol. 106, Chicago, IL, June 2012, pp. 219-220.
  36. L. Grable, M. Rickard, K. Holbert, K. Molyneaux, B. Nzekwe, “Renewable Energy as a STEM Interest Motivator: Project updates from an engineering precollege program,” Proceedings of Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference, Austin, TX, March 5-9, 2012, pp. 1801-1805.
  37. K. E. Holbert, W. J. Bowman, M. McCaughey, A. S. Heger, “Thermal Initiation of Explosive Materials Using Photon-Based Active Interrogation Methods,” Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, vol. 105, Washington, DC, Nov. 2011, pp. 357-358.
  38. K. E. Holbert, K. Molyneaux, L. L. Grable and P. Dixon, “Multi-university Precollege Outreach from a Renewable Energy Focused Engineering Research Center,” 41st ASEE/IEEE Frontiers in Education Conference, Rapid City, SD, October 12-15, 2011, pp. F4D-1 – F4D-7.
  39. S. Chellappa, L. T. Clark, K. E. Holbert, “A 90-nm Radiation Hardened Clock Spine,” Radiation Effects on Components and Systems (RADECS) Conference, Sevilla, Spain, September 19-23, 2011, pp. 479-484.
  40. S. Shambhulingaiah, L. T. Clark, T. J. Mozdzen, N. D. Hindman, K. E. Holbert, “Temporal Sequential Logic Hardening by Design with a Low Power Delay Element,” Radiation Effects on Components and Systems (RADECS) Conference, Sevilla, Spain, September 19-23, 2011, pp. 144-149.
  41. K. E. Holbert, O. Kwon, “Reliability and Economic Based Analysis to Determine an Opportune Rehabilitation and Modernization Schedule for Hydroelectric Facilities,” Proceedings of the North American Power Symposium, Boston, MA, Aug. 4-6, 2011, 6 pp.
  42. J. Oiler, X. Qiu, J. Zhu, R. Tang, S. J. Chen, H. Huang, K. Holbert, H. Barnaby, and H. Yu, “The Sensitivity Enhancement For The Radiation Sensor Based On Film Bulk Acoustic-Wave Resonator,” International Conference on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems, Beijing, China, June 5-9, 2011, pp. 2058-2061.
  43. L. T. Clark, D. E. Pettit, K. E. Holbert, N. D. Hindman, “Validation of and Delay Variation in Total Ionizing Dose Hardened Standard Cell Libraries,” IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, May 15-18, 2011, pp. 2051-2054.
  44. L. L. Grable, K. Molyneaux, P. Dixon, K. Holbert, “STEM and TPACK in Renewable Energy for Middle and High School: Building a Learning Community through Teacher Professional Development,” Proceedings of Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference, Nashville, TN, March 7-11, 2011, pp. 2480-2485.
  45. **K. E. Holbert, K. Lin, “Leakage Diagnostics In Pressure Sensing Lines For Nuclear Power Plants,” Seventh American Nuclear Society International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Plant Instrumentation, Control and Human-Machine Interface Technologies, Las Vegas, NV, Nov. 7-11, 2010, pp. 906-915 (** invited).
  46. X. Wang, K. E. Holbert, L. T. Clark, “Using TMR to Mitigate SEUs for Digital Instrumentation and Control in Nuclear Power Plants,” Seventh American Nuclear Society International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Plant Instrumentation, Control and Human-Machine Interface Technologies, Las Vegas, NV, Nov. 7-11, 2010, pp. 925-934.
  47. D. Kong, K. E. Holbert, “Solar Thermal Electricity Generation and Desalination in the Southwestern United States,” Proceedings of the North American Power Symposium, Arlington, TX, Sept. 26-28, 2010, 8 pp.
  48. X. Yao, L. T. Clark, D. W. Patterson, K. E. Holbert, “Single Event Transient Mitigation in Cache Memory using Transient Error Checking Circuits,” IEEE Custom Integrated Circuits Conference, San Jose, CA, Sept. 19-22, 2010, 4 pp.
  49. K. E. Holbert, A. S. Heger, S. S. McCready, “Performance of Commercial Off-The-Shelf Microelectromechanical Systems Sensors in a Pulsed Reactor Environment,” IEEE Radiation Effects Data Proceedings, Denver, CO, July 2010, pp. 129-136.
  50. K. Holbert, L. Grable, P. Dixon, S. Schulze, “Precollege Outreach within the FREEDM Systems Center,” Proceedings of the 2010 American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition, Louisville, KY, June 20-24, 2010.
  51. K. E. Holbert, M. Lewis, D. Kong, “Nuclear Desalination for the Southwestern United States,” International Congress on Advances in Nuclear Power Plants, San Diego, June 13-17, 2010, pp. 2189-2197.
  52. R. Puri, K. E. Holbert, L. T. Clark, “Soft Error Reduction in FPGAs for Digital I&C in Nuclear Power Plants,” International Congress on Advances in Nuclear Power Plants, San Diego, June 13-17, 2010, pp. 811-819.
  53. K. E. Holbert, A.S. Heger, “Independent Assessment of Feasibility of Using LANSCE as a Neutron Pulse Generating Facility – Point Kinetics Method,” Hardened Electronics and Radiation Technology (HEART) conference, Tucson, AZ, April 19-23, 2010.
  54. L. L. Grable, P. Dixon, K. Holbert, K. Molyneaux, “Renewable Energy Engineering for Pre-college: Year One Findings,” Proceedings of Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference, San Diego, CA, March 29-April 2, 2010, pp. 3562-3565.
  55. E. H. Lee, A. Indluru, D. R. Allee, L. T. Clark, K. E. Holbert, T. L. Alford, “The Electrical Reliability of a-Si:H Thin-Film Transistors in Gamma Radiation and Voltage Gate Stress,” Flexible Electronics and Displays Conference, Phoenix, AZ, Feb. 1-4, 2010 , 4 pp.
  56. J. Oiler, X. Qiu, J. Zhu, Z. Wang, C. Yu, H. Barnaby, K. Holbert, H. Yu, “Film Bulk Acoustic-Wave Resonator Based Radiation Sensor,” Proceedings of the 5th Annual IEEE International Conference on Nano/Micro Engineered and Molecular Systems (NEMS2010), Xiamen, China, January 20-23, 2010, pp. 967-970.
  57. I. S. Esqueda, H. J. Barnaby, K. E. Holbert, F. E. Mamouni, R. D. Schrimpf, “Modeling of Ionizing Radiation-Induced Degradation in Multiple Gate Field Effect Transistors,” Proceedings of the Tenth European Conference On Radiation Effects on Components and Systems, Bruges, Belgium, September 14-18, 2009, pp. 2-6.
  58. N. D. Hindman, D. E. Pettit, D. W. Patterson, K. E. Nielsen, X. Yao, K. E. Holbert, L. T. Clark, “High Speed Redundant Self Correcting Circuits for Radiation Hardened By Design Logic,” Proceedings of the Tenth European Conference On Radiation Effects on Components and Systems, Bruges, Belgium, September 14-18, 2009, pp. 465-472.
  59. X. Yao, L. T. Clark, D. W. Patterson, K. E. Holbert, “A 90 nm Bulk CMOS Radiation Hardened by Design Cache Memory,” Proceedings of the Tenth European Conference On Radiation Effects on Components and Systems, Bruges, Belgium, September 14-18, 2009, pp. 473-480.
  60. K. E. Holbert, C. J. Haverkamp, “Impact of Solar Thermal Power Plants on Water Resources and Electricity Costs in the Southwest,” Proceedings of the North American Power Symposium, Starkville, Mississippi, October 4-6, 2009
  61. K. E. Holbert, “Toward Eliminating An Unsupported Statement In Engineering Education Research And Literature,” Proceedings of the 2009 American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition, Austin, TX, June 14-17, 2009.
  62. K. E. Holbert, J. Goss, “An Interdisciplinary Nuclear Power Operations Course Co Developed With The Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station,” Proceedings of the 2009 American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition, Austin, TX, June 14-17, 2009.
  63. K. E. Holbert, K. Lin, “Pressure Sensing Line Diagnostics with an Improved Equivalent Pi Model,” Sixth American Nuclear Society International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Plant Instrumentation, Controls, and Human Machine Interface Technology, Knoxville, TN, April 5-9, 2009.
  64. T.-H. Chen, L. T. Clark, K. E. Holbert, “Circuit Design For High Temperature Radiation Environments,” IEEE International Reliability Physics Symposium, April 27-May 1, 2008, Phoenix, AZ.
  65. G. G. Karady, K. E. Holbert, S. G. Adhikari, M. L. Dyer, “Survey of Underground Cable Generated Magnetic Fields in a Residential Subdivision,” IEEE PES Transmission and Distribution Conference and Exposition, Chicago, IL, April 21-24, 2008.
  66. M. L. McLain, H. J. Barnaby, K. E. Holbert, M. Baze, A. Amort, J. Wert, “Gate Width Effects on the Radiation Response of sub-100 nm Bulk CMOS Two-Edge Transistors,” Hardened Electronics and Radiation Technology (HEART) conference, Colorado Springs, March 31-April 4, 2008.
  67. K. E. Holbert, G. G. Karady, “Removing an Unsupported Statement in Engineering Education Literature,” Proceedings of the 2008 American Society for Engineering Education Pacific Southwest Annual Conference, Flagstaff, AZ, March 27-28, 2008.
  68. K. Park, M. Canonico, G. K. Celler, M. Seacrist, J. Chan, J. Gelpey, K. E. Holbert, S. Nakagawa, M. Tajima, D. K. Schroder, “Effects of High Temperature Anneals and 60Co Gamma Ray Irradiation on Strained Silicon-on-Insulator (sSOI),” Proceedings of the 2007 IEEE International SOI Conference, Indian Wells, CA, Oct. 2007, pp. 69-70.
  69. K. E. Holbert, “An Analysis of Utility Incentives for Residential Photovoltaic Installations in Phoenix, Arizona,” Proceedings of the Thirty-ninth North American Power Symposium, Oct. 2007, Las Cruces, NM, pp. 189-196.
  70. S. G. Adhikari, K. E. Holbert, G. G. Karady, and M. L. Dyer, “Modeling Magnetic Fields Generated by Single-Phase Distribution Cables,” Proceedings of the Thirty-ninth North American Power Symposium, Oct. 2007, Las Cruces, NM, pp. 85-91.
  71. K. E. Holbert, “An Apparent Dichotomy in Public Opinion Pertaining to the Acceptance of Future Nuclear Power in the U.S.,” International Congress on Advances in Nuclear Power Plants, May 13-18, 2007, Nice, France.
  72. L. T. Clark, K. C. Mohr, K. E. Holbert, “Reverse-Body Biasing for Radiation-Hard by Design Logic Gates,” International Reliability Physics Symposium, April 15-19, 2007, Phoenix, AZ, pp. 582-583.
  73. T. J. Thornton, J. Ervin, A. Balijepalli, A. Shanmugam, W. Lepkowski, K. Holbert, and B. Bakkaloglu, “CMOS Compatible SOI MESFETs for Wide Temperature Range Electronics,” IEEE Aerospace Conference, Big Sky, MT, March 3-10, 2007, pp. 1-9.
  74. K. C. Mohr, L. T. Clark, K. E. Holbert, “Radiation Hard By Design SRAM Cell Size,” Hardened Electronics and Radiation Technology (HEART) conference, San Diego, March 5-9, 2007.
  75. K. E. Holbert, “Signs of a Nuclear Revival in the United States?,” Ninth IASTED International Conference on Power and Energy Systems, Clearwater, FL, Jan. 3-5, 2007, pp. 357-362.
  76. K. E. Holbert, K. Lin, “Passive Health Monitoring of Pressurized Sensing Lines,” Fifth American Nuclear Society International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Plant Instrumentation, Controls and Human-Machine Interface Technologies, Albuquerque, NM, Nov. 2006, pp. 1091-1098.
  77. K. E. Holbert, K. C. Kelley, S. S. McCready, F. M. Guerra, “Combined Neutronics and Thermal Modeling of U6Nb Specimens in the ACRR,” Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, vol. 95, Albuquerque, NM, Nov. 2006, pp. 407-408.
  78. M. McLain, I. Sanchez Esqueda, H. J. Barnaby, K. E. Holbert, “Characterization of the Radiation Response in 130 nm Shallow Trench Isolation (STI) Oxides,” Radiation and its Effect on Components and Systems (RADECS) Workshop 2006, Athens, Greece, Sept. 27-29, 2006.
  79. K. Lin, K. E. Holbert, “Extension of Power Line Fault Location Techniques to Pressurized System Diagnostics,” Thirty-eighth North American Power Symposium, Sept. 2006, Carbondale, IL, pp. 465-473.
  80. K. E. Holbert, K. Lin, G. G. Karady, “Enhancement of Electric Motor Reliability Through Condition Monitoring,” IFAC Symposium on Power Plants and Power Systems Control, Kananaskis, Canada, June 25-28, 2006.
  81. K. E. Holbert, G. G. Karady, “Success and Challenges with Active Learning in the Computer-Based Classroom,” Sixth International Workshop of Active Learning in Engineering, Monterrey, Mexico, June 7-9, 2006, pp. 262-271.
  82. K. Lin, K. E. Holbert, “PRA for Vulnerability Assessment of Power System Infrastructure Security,” Thirty-Seventh North American Power Symposium, Ames, IA, October 2005, pp. 43-51.
  83. K. Lin, K. E. Holbert, “Design of a Hybrid Fuzzy Classifier System for Power System Sensor Status Evaluation,” IEEE Power Engineering Society General Meeting, San Francisco, CA, June 12-16, 2005, vol. 2, pp. 1351-1358.
  84. K. E. Holbert, A. S. Heger, S. S. McCready, T. Harlow, “Degradation and Failure of Microelectromechanical Pressure Transducers in a Low Radiation Environment,” Hardened Electronics and Radiation Technology (HEART) conference, Tampa, FL, March 22-25, 2005.
  85. K. E. Holbert, S. S. McCready, A. S. Heger, T. Harlow, “Performance of Commercial Off-The-Shelf Sensors in a Pulsed Reactor Environment,” Hardened Electronics and Radiation Technology (HEART) conference, Tampa, FL, March 22-25, 2005.
  86. S. U. Borkar, K. E. Holbert, “Digital Filtering of Synchronous Generator Measurements for Parameter Estimation,” Proceedings of the Seventh IASTED International Conference on Power and Energy Systems, Clearwater, FL, Nov. 28-Dec. 1, 2004, pp. 454-459.
  87. V. Ananthanarayanan, K. E. Holbert, “Power System Sensor Failure Detection and Characterization Using Fuzzy Logic,” Proceedings of the Seventh IASTED International Conference on Power and Energy Systems, Clearwater, FL, Nov. 28-Dec. 1, 2004, pp. 291-296.
  88. K. E. Holbert, S. S. McCready, A. S. Heger, T. H. Harlow, D. R. Spearing, “Performance of Piezoresistive and Piezoelectric Sensors in Pulsed Reactor Experiments,” Fourth American Nuclear Society International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Plant Instrumentation, Controls and Human-Machine Interface Technologies (NPIC&HMIT 2004), Columbus, Ohio, September 19-22, 2004.
  89. **K. E. Holbert, K. Lin, “Reducing State Estimation Uncertainty Through Fuzzy Logic Evaluation of Power System Measurements,” 8th International Conference on Probability Methods Applied to Power Systems, Ames, Iowa, September 13-16, 2004, pp. 205-211. (** Invited)
  90. L. Mili, Y. Liu, A. Mishra, A. G. Phadke, K. Dooley, K. E. Holbert, “Fault-tolerant Risk-based Security Algorithms for Unified Power and Communication Infrastructures,” Proceedings of the Electric Power Network Efficiency and Security (EPNES) Workshop, Orlando, FL, October 23-24, 2003.
  91. V. Ananthanarayanan, K. E. Holbert, “Fuzzy Logic to Detect and Characterize Signal Jump and Spike Anomalies,” Proceedings of the Thirty-fifth Annual North American Power Symposium (NAPS 2003), Rolla, MO, October 20-21, 2003, pp. 248-255.
  92. S. U. Borkar, K. E. Holbert, “Digital Filtering and Bad Data Rejection for Synchronous Generator Parameter Estimation,” Proceedings of the Thirty-fifth Annual North American Power Symposium (NAPS 2003), Rolla, MO, October 20-21, 2003, pp. 591-598.
  93. K. Lin, K. E. Holbert, “State-of-the-Art Methods to Protect Power Network Sensory Systems Against Intrusion,” Proceedings of the Thirty-fifth Annual North American Power Symposium (NAPS 2003), Rolla, MO, October 20-21, 2003, pp. 537-544.
  94. A. B. Padmanabh, K. E. Holbert, G. T. Heydt, “The Role of Sensors in the Reduction of Power System Vulnerability,” Proceedings of the Thirty-fifth Annual North American Power Symposium (NAPS 2003), Rolla, MO, October 20-21, 2003, pp. 552-558.
  95. K. E. Holbert, S. Sankaranarayanan, S. S. McCready, D. R. Spearing, A. S. Heger, “Response of Piezoelectric Acoustic Emission Sensors to Gamma Radiation,” Proceedings of the 7th European Conference on Radiation and its Effect on Components and Systems (RADECS) 2003, Noordwijk, The Netherlands, September 15-19, 2003, pp. 559-565.
  96. M. Albu, K. Holbert, F. Mihai, “On-line Experimentation and Simulation in a Signal Processing Virtual Laboratory,” International Conference on Engineering Education (ICEE) 2003, Valencia, Spain, July 22-26, 2003.
  97. **K. E. Holbert, “Synergy Between ABET EC 2000 and Capstone Senior Design Projects,” Proceedings of the IEEE Power Engineering Society 2003 General Meeting, Toronto, July 13-17, 2003. (** Invited)
  98. K. E. Holbert, M. Albu, “A Signal Processing Laboratory Employing On-line Teaming for Remote Experiments,” 2003 American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition, Nashville, TN, June 23-26, 2003.
  99. G. Wang, K. E. Holbert, “Hybrid Classical-Fuzzy Controller for a Power Plant Water Supply System,” Proceedings of Thirty-fourth Annual North American Power Symposium (NAPS 2002), pp. 352-359, October 2002.
  100. K. E. Holbert, “Steady-State Ampacity Prediction Uncertainty Due To Input Error Propagation,” Proceedings of Thirty-fourth Annual North American Power Symposium (NAPS 2002), pp. 478-484, October 2002.
  101. S. S. McCready, T. H. Harlow, A. S. Heger, K.E. Holbert “Piezoresistive Micromechanical Transducer Operation In A Pulsed Neutron And Gamma Ray Environment,” IEEE 39th Annual International Nuclear and Space Radiation Effects Conference (NSREC), July 2002, Data Workshop Record, pp. 181-186.
  102. K. E. Holbert, K. A. Nigim, G. T. Heydt, “Engineering Research Experience for Undergraduates With Topics Important to American Indian Students,” Proceedings of the 2002 American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition, Montreal, June 2002.
  103. K.-K. Lee and K. E. Holbert, “A Field Emission Based Sensor for Measuring Electric Current,” Thirty-third Annual North American Power Symposium (NAPS 2001), Texas A&M, October 15-16, 2001, pp. 552-558.
  104. K. E. Holbert, G. T. Heydt, G. G. Karady, D. J. Tylavsky, “PowerZone: Artificial Intelligence Educational Modules for Power Engineering,” Proceedings of the 2001 American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition, Albuquerque, NM, June 2001.
  105. K. E. Holbert, G. T. Heydt, “Prospects For Dynamic Transmission Circuit Ratings,” IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), Sydney, Australia, May 2001, vol. 3, pp. 205-208.
  106. J. Montesinos, K. E. Holbert, G. T. Heydt, S. Begaye, K. Noelson, “A Research Partnership in Energy Engineering With Applications Important to American Indian Communities,” Proceedings of the Thirty-first North American Power Symposium (NAPS), San Luis Obispo, CA, October 1999, pp. 255-260.
  107. K. E. Holbert, X. Wang, “Power Plant Diagnostic Information Fusion Using Fuzzy Logic,” Intelligent Automation and Soft Computing, vol. 1, Proceedings of the World Automation Congress 1998, Anchorage, Alaska, pp. ISIAC044.1-6, May 1998.
  108. X. Wang, K. E. Holbert, “A Fuzzy Logic Enhanced Fault Diagnostic System,” Proceedings of the Maintenance and Reliability Conference (MARCON 97), vol. 2, pp. 92.01-92.15, Knoxville, TN, May 1997.
  109. A. S. Heger, K. E. Holbert, “A Hybrid Learning System for Sensor Fault Detection and Isolation,” Soft Computing with Industrial Applications, vol. 5, pp. 295-300, Proceedings of the World Automation Congress, Montpellier, France, May 28-30, 1996.
  110. K. E. Holbert, A. S. Heger, A. M. Ishaque, “Fuzzy Logic for Power Plant Signal Validation,” Proceedings of the Ninth Power Plant Dynamics, Control & Testing Symposium, pp. 20.01-20.15, Knoxville, TN, May 1995.
  111. X. Wang, K.E. Holbert, “A Neural Network Realization of Linear Least-Square Estimate for Sensor Validation,” Proceedings of the Ninth Power Plant Dynamics, Control & Testing Symposium, pp. 15.01-15.15, Knoxville, TN, May 1995.
  112. J. M. Barnett, K. E. Holbert, B. D. Stewart, W. K. Hood, “222Rn in Arizona Groundwater: Lung Dose Estimates Based On Liquid Scintillation Characterization,” Proceedings from Advances in Liquid Scintillation Spectrometry, Glasgow, Scotland, August 1994, Liquid Scintillation Spectrometry 1994, pp. 117-125.
  113. A. S. Heger, K. E. Holbert, “Use of Fuzzy Logic in Signal Validation,” Intelligent Automation and Soft Computing, Proceedings of the First World Automation Congress, vol. 1, pp. 481-484, 1994.
  114. K. E. Holbert, N. Venkatesh, “Determining the Moderator Temperature Coefficient By Fitting the Noise Analysis Transfer Function,” Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, vol. 69, pp. 236-7, 1993.
  115. K. E. Holbert, H. M. Hashemian, “Instrument Calibration Reduction Using Signal Validation,” Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, vol. 69, pp. 372-373, 1993.
  116. A. S. Heger, N. K. Alang-Rashid, K. E. Holbert, “Use of Fuzzy Logic in Signal Processing and Validation,” Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, vol. 68, Part A, pp. 135-136, 1993.
  117. K. E. Holbert, N. Venkatesh, “Limitations in Determining the Moderator Temperature Coefficient Sign Using Noise Analysis,” Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, vol. 66, pp. 401-402, 1992.
  118. K. E. Holbert, B. D. Stewart, “Improvements in Estimating the Detection Efficiency for Total Radium in Drinking Water Samples,” Proceedings of the 38th Annual Conference on Bioassay, Analytical, and Environmental Radiochemistry, Paper 7-2, Santa Fe, NM, November 1992.
  119. K. J. Kearfott, R. Metzger, K. Holbert, “Concentration of Radon Gas by Underground Air Returns,” Health Physics, vol. 60, Suppl. 2, p. S19, July 1991.
  120. B. R. Upadhyaya, K. E. Holbert, T.W. Kerlin, “Development of an Integrated Signal Validation System and Application to Operating Power Plants,” Proceedings of the Seventh Power Plant Dynamics, Control & Testing Symposium, Knoxville, TN, vol. 2, pp. 55.01-55.18, May 1989.
  121. B. R. Upadhyaya, K. E. Holbert, E. Euryek, “Automated Generation of Nonlinear System Characterization for Sensor Failure Detection,” Proceedings of the 35th International Instrumentation Symposium, ISA, Orlando, FL, pp. 269-274, May 1989.
  122. B. R. Upadhyaya, K. E. Holbert, “Computation of Data-Driven Models with Application to Power Plant Signal Validation,” Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, vol. 57, pp. 276-277, 1988.
  123. **B. R. Upadhyaya, T. W. Kerlin, K. E. Holbert, O. Glockler, V. M. Morgenstern, A. L. Qualls, E. Eryurek, “An Integrated Architecture for Signal Validation in Power Plants,” Proceedings of the IEEE International Symposium on Intelligent Control 1988, pp. 681-686, August 1988. (** Invited)
  124. H. M. Hashemian, J. A. Thie, B. R. Upadhyaya, K. E. Holbert, “Sensor Response Time Monitoring Using Noise Analysis,” Proceedings of the Fifth Specialists Meeting on Reactor Noise (SMORN) V, Munich, Germany, October 1987.


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