Dr Michael Rushton

Senior Research Lecturer

  1. Article › Research › Peer-reviewed
  2. A comparison of empirical potential models for the simulation of dislocations in uranium dioxide

    Murphy, S. T., Rushton, M. J. D. & Grimes, R. W., 1 Apr 2014, In : PROGRESS IN NUCLEAR ENERGY. 72, SI, p. 27-32 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. A concerted mechanism for Cl- migration in chlorapatite

    Jackson, M. L., Jay, E. E., Rushton, M. J. D. & Grimes, R. W., 2014, In : Journal of Materials Chemistry A. 2, 38, p. 16157-16164 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  4. A critical assessment of interatomic potentials for ceria with application to its elastic properties revisited

    Rushton, M. J. D. & Chroneos, A., Nov 2013, In : Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics. 24, 11, p. 4590-4592 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  5. A many-body potential approach to modelling the thermomechanical properties of actinide oxides

    Cooper, M. W. D., Rushton, M. J. D. & Grimes, R. W., 12 Mar 2014, In : Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter. 26, 10

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  6. Published

    Atomic-scale description of interfaces in rutile/sodium silicate glass–crystal composites

    Fossati, P. C. M., Rushton, M. & Lee, W., 21 Jun 2018, In : Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 20, p. 17624-17636

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  7. Development of Xe and Kr empirical potentials for CeO2, ThO2, UO2 and PuO2, combining DFT with high temperature MD

    Cooper, M. W. D., Kuganathan, N., Burr, P. A., Rushton, M. J. D., Grimes, R. W., Stanek, C. R. & Andersson, D. A., 1 Oct 2016, In : Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter. 28, 40

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. Effect of A-site cation disorder on oxygen diffusion in perovskite-type Ba0.5Sr0.5Co1-xFexO2.5

    Shiiba, H., Bishop, C. L., Rushton, M. J. D., Nakayama, M., Nogami, M., Kilner, J. A. & Grimes, R. W., 2013, In : Journal of Materials Chemistry A. 1, 35, p. 10345-10352 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  9. Effect of strain on the oxygen diffusion in yttria and gadolinia co-doped ceria

    Rushton, M. J. D., Chroneos, A., Skinner, S. J., Kilner, J. A. & Grimes, R. W., 10 Jan 2013, In : SOLID STATE IONICS. 230, SI, p. 37-42 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  10. Effect of trivalent dopants on local coordination and electronic structure in crystalline and amorphous ZnO

    Ramo, D. M., Chroneos, A., Rushton, M. J. D. & Bristowe, P. D., 31 Mar 2014, In : Thin Solid Films. 555, p. 117-121 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  11. Published

    Effects of Gallium Doping in Garnet-Type Li7La3Zr2O12 Solid Electrolytes

    Jalem, R., Rushton, M. J. D., Manalastas, W. J., Nakayama, M., Kasuga, T., Kilner, J. A. & Grimes, R. W., 28 Apr 2015, In : Chemistry of Materials. 27, 8, p. 2821-2831

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  12. E-pub ahead of print

    Evidence of excess oxygen accommodation in yttria partially-stabilized zirconia

    Middleburgh, S. C., Ipatova, I., Evitts, L. J., Rushton, M. J. D., Assinder, B., Grimes, R. W. & Lee, W. E., 10 Sep 2019, In : SCRIPTA MATERIALIA. 175, p. 7-10

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  13. Published

    From solid solution to cluster formation of Fe and Cr in alpha-Zr

    Burr, P. A., Wenman, M. R., Gault, B., Moody, M. P., Ivermark, M., Rushton, M. J. D., Preuss, M., Edwards, L. & Grimes, R. W., 1 Dec 2015, In : Journal of Nuclear Materials. 467, 1, p. 320-331 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  14. Published

    Genetics of superionic conductivity in lithium lanthanum titanates

    Jay, E. E., Rushton, M. J. D., Chroneos, A., Grimes, R. W. & Kilner, J. A., 2015, In : Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 17, 1, p. 178-183

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  15. Published

    Impact of uniaxial strain and doping on oxygen diffusion in CeO2

    Rushton, M. J. D. & Chroneos, A., 14 Aug 2014, In : Scientific Reports. 4

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  16. Accepted/In press

    Influence of boron isotope ratio on the thermal conductivity of uranium diboride (UB2) and zirconium diboride (ZrB2)

    Evitts, L., Middleburgh, S., Kardoulaki, E., Ipatova, I., Rushton, M. & Lee, B., 12 Nov 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Nuclear Materials.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  17. Linking atomic and mesoscopic scales for the modelling of the transport properties of uranium dioxide under irradiation

    Bertolus, M., Freyss, M., Dorado, B., Martin, G., Hoang, K., Maillard, S., Skorek, R., Garcia, P., Valot, C., Chartier, A., Van Brutzel, L., Fossati, P., Grimes, R. W., Parfitt, D. C., Bishop, C. L., Murphy, S. T., Rushton, M. J. D., Staicu, D., Yakub, E., Nichenko, S., Krack, M., Devynck, F., Ngayam-Happy, R., Govers, K., Deo, C. S. & Behera, R. K., 1 Jul 2015, In : Journal of Nuclear Materials. 462, p. 475-495 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  18. Migration of fluorine in fluorapatite - a concerted mechanism

    Jay, E. E., Rushton, M. J. D. & Grimes, R. W., 2012, In : Journal of Materials Chemistry. 22, 13, p. 6097-6103 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  19. Nuclear wasteform materials: Atomistic simulation case studies

    Chroneos, A., Rushton, M. J. D., Jiang, C. & Tsoukalas, L. H., 1 Oct 2013, In : Journal of Nuclear Materials. 441, 1-3, p. 29-39 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  20. Oxidation of UC: An in situ high temperature environmental scanning electron microscopy study

    Gasparrini, C., Podor, R., Horlait, D., Rushton, M. J. D., Fiquet, O. & Lee, W. E., Oct 2017, In : Journal of Nuclear Materials. 494, p. 127-137

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  21. Oxygen diffusion in Gd-doped mixed oxides

    Galvin, C. O. T., Cooper, M. W. D., Rushton, M. & Grimes, R. W., 1 Jan 2018, In : Journal of Nuclear Materials. p. 300-306

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  22. Partial ordering of glass networks adjacent to simulated glass-crystal interfaces

    Rushton, M. J. D., Grimes, R. W. & Owens, S. L., 1 Aug 2011, In : JOURNAL OF NON-CRYSTALLINE SOLIDS. 357, 16-17, p. 3278-3287 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  23. Predicted Mechanism for Enhanced Durability of Zinc Containing Silicate Glasses

    Stechert, T. R., Rushton, M. J. D. & Grimes, R. W., 1 May 2013, In : JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CERAMIC SOCIETY. 96, 5, p. 1450-1455 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  24. Predicted changes to alkali concentration adjacent to glass-crystal interfaces

    Rushton, M. J. D., Grimes, R. W. & Owens, S. L., 1 May 2008, In : JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CERAMIC SOCIETY. 91, 5, p. 1659-1664 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  25. Predicted energies and structures of beta-Ca-3(PO4)(2)

    Jay, E. E., Michie, E. M., Parfitt, D., Rushton, M. J. D., Fong, S. K., Mallinson, P. M., Metcalfe, B. L. & Grimes, R. W., 1 Oct 2010, In : JOURNAL OF SOLID STATE CHEMISTRY. 183, 10, p. 2261-2267 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  26. Predicted pyrochlore to fluorite disorder temperature for A(2)Zr(2)O(7) compositions

    Rushton, MJD., Grimes, RW., Stanek, CR. & Owens, S., 1 Jun 2004, In : Journal of Materials Research. 19, 6, p. 1603-1604 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  27. Predicted structure, thermo-mechanical properties and Li ion transport in LiAlF4 glass

    Stechert, T. R., Rushton, M. J. D., Grimes, R. W. & Dillon, A. C., 15 Aug 2012, In : JOURNAL OF NON-CRYSTALLINE SOLIDS. 358, 16, p. 1917-1923 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  28. Prediction and characterisation of radiation damage in fluorapatite

    Jay, E. E., Fossati, P. C. M., Rushton, M. J. D. & Grimes, R. W., 2015, In : Journal of Materials Chemistry A. 3, 3, p. 1164-1173 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  29. Simulation of defects and defect processes in fluorite and fluorite related oxides: Implications for radiation tolerance

    Rushton, M. J. D., Stanek, C. R., Cleave, A. R., Uberuaga, B. P., Sickafus, K. E. & Grimes, R. W., 1 Feb 2007, In : Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section B: Beam Interactions with Materials and Atoms. 255, 1, SI, p. 151-157 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  30. Published

    Stoichiometry deviation in amorphous zirconium dioxide

    Rushton, M. J. D., Ipatova, I., Evitts, L. J., Lee, W. E. & Middleburgh, S. C., 28 May 2019, In : RSC Advances. 9, 29, p. 16320-16327

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  31. Surface dependent segregation of Y2O3 in t-ZrO2

    Stanek, CR., Grimes, RW., Rushton, MJD., McClellan, KJ. & Rawlings, RD., 1 Sep 2005, In : PHILOSOPHICAL MAGAZINE LETTERS. 85, 9, p. 445-453 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  32. The Impact of Neutron Cross Section Group Structures on the Accuracy of Radiological Source Models

    Hodgson, A. P. J., Grimes, R. W., Rushton, M. J. D. & Marsden, O. J., Nov 2015, In : Nuclear Science and Engineering. 181, 3, p. 302-309 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  33. The influence of dipole polarisation on threshold displacement energies in UO2

    Bishop, C. L., Murphy, S. T., Rushton, M. J. D. & Grimes, R. W., 1 Mar 2012, In : Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section B: Beam Interactions with Materials and Atoms. 274, p. 195-199 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  34. Thermal conductivity and energetic recoils in UO2 using a many-body potential model

    Qin, M. J., Cooper, M. W. D., Kuo, E. Y., Rushton, M. J. D., Grimes, R. W., Lumpkin, G. R. & Middleburgh, S. C., 10 Dec 2014, In : Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter. 26, 49

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  35. Thermal conductivity and the isotope effect in Li2O

    Lu, H., Murphy, S. T., Rushton, M. J. D., Parfitt, D. C. & Grimes, R. W., 1 Nov 2012, In : FUSION ENGINEERING AND DESIGN. 87, 11, p. 1834-1838 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  36. Thermodynamic calculations of oxygen self-diffusion in mixed-oxide nuclear fuels

    Parfitt, D. C., Cooper, M. W. D., Rushton, M. J. D., Christopoulos, S. -R. G., Fitzpatricka, M. E. & Chroneos, A., 2016, In : RSC Advances. 6, 78, p. 74018-74027 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  37. Thermophysical and anion diffusion properties of (U x ,Th1-x )O2.

    Cooper, M. W. D., Murphy, S. T., Fossati, P. C. M., Rushton, M. J. D. & Grimes, R. W., Nov 2014, In : Proceedings. Mathematical, physical, and engineering sciences. 470, 2171, p. 20140427 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  38. Thermophysical properties and oxygen transport in (Thx,Pu1−x)O2

    Galvin, C. O. T., Cooper, M. W. D., Rushton, M. J. D. & Grimes, R. W., Dec 2016, In : Scientific Reports. 6, 1, p. 36024 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  39. Thermophysical properties and oxygen transport in the (U-x,Pu1-x)O-2 lattice

    Cooper, M. W. D., Murphy, S. T., Rushton, M. J. D. & Grimes, R. W., 1 Jun 2015, In : Journal of Nuclear Materials. 461, p. 206-214 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  40. Published

    Trapping of volatile fission products by C60

    Kuganathan, N., Arya, A. K., Rushton, M. & Grimes, R. W., 1 Jun 2018, In : Carbon. 132, p. 477-485

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  41. E-pub ahead of print

    Void evolution in tungsten and tungsten-5wt.% tantalum under in-situ proton irradiation at 800 and 1000°C

    Ipatova, I., Harrison, R. W., Donnelly, S. E., Rushton, M. J. D., Middleburgh, S. C. & Jimenez-Melero, E., 8 Aug 2019, In : Journal of Nuclear Materials. 526, 151730.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  42. Conference contribution › Research › Peer-reviewed
  43. Changes to alkali ion content adjacent to crystal-glass interfaces

    Rushton, M. J. D., Grimes, R. W. & Owens, S. L., 2008, Scientific Basis for Nuclear Waste Management XXXI. Lee, WE., Roberts, JW., Hyatt, NC. & Grimes, RW. (eds.). Vol. 1107. p. 207+ (Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  44. Commissioned report › Research › Peer-reviewed
  45. Milestone report: The simulation of radiation driven gas diffusion in UO<sub>2</sub> at low temperature

    Cooper, M. W., Kuganathan, N., Burr, P. A., Rushton, M. J., Grimes, R. W., Turbull, J. A., Stanek, C. R. & Andersson, A. D., 24 Oct 2016, Los Alamos, NM (United States).

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report