Professor Ian Bubb

Position

Emeritus Professor

School /
Work Unit

School of Science

Contact Details

No Phone

Location

City campus

College/Portfolio

Science, Engineering and Health

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Qualifications

B Sc (Melbourne), M Sc (Melbourne), PhD (Melbourne) Dip Ed (Monash)

Over 35 years academic experience at the University of Manitoba, University of Saskatchewan, James Cook University, Caulfield Institute of Technology and RMIT.

Professional Memberships

Fellow, Australian Institute of Physics

Teaching/Work responsibilities

  • Head of Department
  • Faculty Executive, Applied Science Faculty Board
  • Teaching includes radiation laboratories for second year students and Professional Development for third year students
  • Postgraduate students supervisor

Research Interests

Research Projects, Consultancy and Student Project

  • Three Dimensional Conformal Radiation Therapy Using a High Dose Rate Brachytherapy Stepping Source, T Wong, PhD project
  • Electron Beam Dosimetry for Total Skin Therapy, Y Pham, Masters project
  • Compton Scattering from the Inner Shell electrons of Sm, Ta and Pb, Pitiporn Thanomngam, PhD project
  • Multiple Scattering in Heavy Ion Elastic Recoil Detection Analysis, Rick Franich, PhD project
  • High Dose-Rate Brachytherapy For Carcinoma Of The Prostate: New Methods Of Implementation And Quality Assurance, Warren Toye, PhD project
  • Compton Scattering from the inner electrons of heavy elements
  • Heavy Ion Recoil Spectrometry (RS) of semiconductor materials using a Time of Flight and Energy (TOF-E) spectrometer
  • Large Angle Plural Scattering and Straggling Studies of Heavy Ions in Recoil Spectrometry
  • Development and Implementation of a Quality Assurance Procedure for Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy, S Towns, Masters project

Publications/Other

Journal Articles

(Selection of most recent)

  1. ‘Efficiency Enhancements to Monte Carlo Simulation of Heavy Ion Elastic Recoil Detection Analysis Spectra’, R.D. Franich, P.N. Johnston, I.F. Bubb, N. Dytlewski, D.D. Cohen, accepted for publication in Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research B (2001).
  2. ‘Separation of Mass-Overlapped Recoil Spectrometry Data Using Ryan and Jamieson’s Dynamic Analysis Method’, L. Persson, H.J. Whitlow, M. El Bouanani, M. Hult, M. Andersson, I.F. Bubb, D.D. Cohen, N. Dytlewski, P.N. Johnston, S.R. Walker, C. Zaring and M. Östling, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research B179:403-411 (2001).
  3. ‘Investigating the transit dose of an Ir-192 HDR brachetherapy stepping source’, T.P.Y. Wong, W. Fernando, P.N. Johnston and I.F. Bubb, Physics in Medicine and Biology 46:323-331 (2001).
  4. ‘Elemental Analysis of Artefacts in Air’, P. N. Johnston, M. Moser, I. F. Bubb, M. El Bouanani, W. B. Stannard and R. C. Short, Australian Institute for the Conservation of Cultural Material Bulletin, 22&23:73-77 (1997&1998).
  5. ‘The Effects of Large Angle Plural Scattering on Heavy Ion Elastic Recoil Detection Analysis’, P.N. Johnston, R.D. Franich, I.F. Bubb, M. El Bouanani, D.D. Cohen, N. Dytlewski and R. Siegele, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research B161-163:314-317 (2000).
  6. ‘Complementary Scattered and Recoiled Ion data from ToF-E Heavy Ion Elastic Recoil Detection Analysis’, P.N. Johnston, M. El Bouanani, W.B. Stannard, I.F. Bubb, D.D. Cohen, N. Dytlewski and R. Siegele, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research B 136-138:669-674 (1998).
  7. ‘Development of the RMIT External Beam Facility for PIXE’, M. Moser, I. F. Bubb, P. N. Johnston, M. El Bouanani, W. B. Stannard and R. C. Short, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research B 136-138:841-845 (1998).
  8. ‘Mass and Energy Dispersive Elastic Recoil Detection Studies of Low Temperature Si/Pd/GaAs and Si/Pd/AlxGa(1-x)As Interfacial Reactions ’, Y. Zhang, M. Hult, L. Persson, H.J. Whitlow, M. Andersson, I.F. Bubb, M. El Bouanani, P.N. Johnston, S.R. Walker, D.D. Cohen, N. Dytlewski, M. Östling and C. Zaring, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research B 136-138:719 (1998).
  9. ‘Si Detector Pulse Height Shift and Multiple Scattering Problems in Heavy Ion Elastic Recoil Detection Analysis’, P.N. Johnston, M. El Bouanani, W.B. Stannard, I.F. Bubb D.D. Cohen, N. Dytlewski and R. Siegele, Vacuum 48:1017-1021 (1997).
  10. ‘Application of HIERDA to Strontium Bismuth Tantalate Ferroelectric Films’, P.N. Johnston, W.B. Stannard, J.F. Scott, I.F. Bubb, M. El Bouanani, D.D. Cohen and N. Dytlewski, Materials Science Forum 248-249: 295-300 (1997).
  11. ‘Ion Beam Induced Damage in InP during Heavy Ion Elastic Recoil Detection Analysis’, S.R. Walker, P.N. Johnston, I.F. Bubb, W.B. Stannard, Z. Jin, D.N. Jamieson, S.P. Dooley, D.D. Cohen and N. Dytlewski, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research B 130:166-170 (1997).
  12. 'Experimental Studies of Interfacial Phenomena in Barium Strontium Titanate (BST) Devices', W. B. Stannard, P.N. Johnston, S. R. Walker, I.F. Bubb, J.F. Scott, D.D. Cohen, N. Dytlewski and J.W. Martin, Integrated Ferroelectrics (in press).
  13. 'Interdiffusion Phenomena in SrBi2Ta2O9 Films', W. B. Stannard, P.N. Johnston, S. R. Walker, M. El Bouanani, I.F. Bubb, J.F. Scott, D.D. Cohen, N. Dytlewski and J.W. Martin, Integrated Ferroelectrics 16:159-164 (1997).
  14. ‘Recoil Spectrometry and RBS Studies of Strontium Bismuth Tantalate Films on Pt/Ti Electrodes', W. B. Stannard, P.N. Johnston, M. El Bouanani, S. R. Walker, I.F. Bubb, J.F. Scott, D.D. Cohen and N. Dytlewski, Integrated Ferroelectrics 12:177-184 (1996).
  15. ‘Measurement of Carbon Contamination in Barium Strontium Titanate Films’, W.B. Stannard, P.N. Johnston, J.F. Scott, I.F. Bubb, S.R. Walker, D.D. Cohen, N. Dytlewski and J.W. Martin, Microelectronic Engineering 29:193-196 (1995).
  16. 'Empirical Characterisation of Mass distribution Broadening in TOF-E Recoil Spectrometry', M. Hult, M. El Bouanani, L. Persson, H.J. Whitlow, M. Andersson, C. Zaring, M. Östling, D.D. Cohen, N. Dytlewski, I.F. Bubb, P.N. Johnston and S.R. Walker, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research B 101:263 (1995)
  17. 'Metal/InP thin film reactions: studies using mass and energy dispersive recoil spectrometry', H.J. Whitlow, M. Andersson, M. Hult, L. Persson, M. El Bouanani, M. Östling, C. Zaring, N. Lundberg, D.D. Cohen, N. Dytlewski, P.N. Johnston, I.F. Bubb, S.R. Walker, Vacuum 46:737-738 (1995).
  18. 'Studies of MOCVD grown HgCdMnTe by ion beam and related techniques', W.B. Studd, P.N Johnston, I.F. Bubb and P.W. Leech, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research B85:929-932 (1994).
  19. 'Carbon Analysis in MOCVD Grown HgCdMnTe by Charged Particle Activation', W.B. Stannard, S.R. Walker, P.N. Johnston and I.F. Bubb, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research A353:593-596 (1994).
  20. 'Mass and Energy Dispersive Recoil Spectrometry of MOCVD grown AlxGa1-xAs', S.R. Walker, P.N. Johnston, I.F. Bubb, W.B. Stannard, D.D. Cohen, N. Dytlewski, M. Hult, H.J. Whitlow, C. Zaring, M. Östling, M. Andersson, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research A353:563-567 (1994).
  21. 'Multivariate Analysis Method for Energy Calibration and Improved Mass Assignment in Recoil Spectrometry', M. El Bouanani, M. Hult, L. Persson, E. Swietlicki, M. Andersson, M. Östling, N. Lundberg, C. Zaring, D.D. Cohen, N. Dytlewski, P.N. Johnston, S.R. Walker, I.F. Bubb and H.J. Whitlow, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research B94:530-536 (1994).

Conferences Papers/Publications

(Selection of most recent)

  1. ‘Monte-Carlo Simulation of Heavy Ion Elastic Recoil Detection Analysis data to include the effects of Large Angle Plural Scattering’, P.N. Johnston, R.D. Franich, I.F. Bubb and M. El Bouanani, D.D. Cohen, N. Dytlewski and R. Siegele, Proceedings of the 11th Australian Conference on Nuclear Techniques of Analysis, Lucas Heights, November 1999, p. 197.
  2. 'Advantages of a Nuclear Charge Dispersive (DE-E) Detection System in Hydrogen Profiling by ERDA', M. El Bouanani, P. N. Johnston, I. F. Bubb, P. Jarosch and R. C. Short, Fifteenth International Conference on the use of Accelerators in Research and Industry, Denton, Texas, November 4-7, 1998; Proceedings of the Fifteenth International Conference on the use of Accelerators in Research and Industry, Denton, Texas, November 4-7, 1998, American Institute of Physics Conference Proceedings 475, AIP Press, New York (1999), Editors J.L. Duggan and I.L. Morgan, p.533.
  3. ‘Internal Calibration of Hydrogen ERD Spectra using the Forward Scattered He Signal from a Silicon D E-E Telescope’, M. El Bouanani, P.N. Johnston, I.F. Bubb and H.J. Whitlow, Proceedings of the Fourteenth International Conference on the use of Accelerators in Research and Industry (CAARI’96), Denton, Texas, November 6-9, 1996, American Institute of Physics Conference Proceedings 392, AIP Press, New York (1997), Editors J.L. Duggan and I.L. Morgan, p.647.
  4. 'Iodine Induced Damage in Semiconductor Materials during Heavy Ion Recoil Spectrometry Analysis', S. R. Walker, P.N. Johnston, I.F. Bubb, W. B. Stannard, D.N. Jamieson, S.P. Dooley, D.D. Cohen, N. Dytlewski and J.W. Martin, Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Ion Beam Modification of Material, Canberra, 5-10 February 1995, (1996, Elsevier Press, Amsterdam) p.849-852.
  5. 'Recoil Spectrometry: a suitable method for studying interfacial reactions in metal-InP systems', L. Persson, M. Hult, H.J. Whitlow, M. El Bouanani, M. Andersson, I.F. Bubb, P.N. Johnston, S.R. Walker, D.D. Cohen, N. Dytlewski, C. Zaring and M. Östling, in: Application of Particle and Laser Beams in Materials Technology (Kluwer Academic Publishers - 1995), NATO-ASI proceedings, ed. P.Misaelidis, p.471-476.