Ben Larson

ORNL Corporate Fellow
Materials Sciences and Technology Division

Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Phone: (865) 574-5506

  • Ph.D., Physics; University Missouri, Columbia, 1970
  • M.S., Physics; University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, 1965
  • B.A., Physics; Concordia College, Moorhead, MN, 1963
  • Corporate Fellow, Materials Sciences & Tech. Division, ORNL, 2006-present
  • PSection Head, Solid State Division, ORNL, 1990-2006
  • Group Leader, Solid State Division, ORNL, 1973-2006
  • Research Staff, Solid State Division, ORNL, 1969-1973
  • 3D X-Ray Microscopy: Deformation in Ductile Materials
  • Elastic and Inelastic X-Ray and Neutron Scattering and Microscopy
  • Time-Resolved X-Ray Diffraction: Pulsed Laser Melting, Displacement Cascades, and Pulsed Laser Deposition Film Growth
  • B. C. Larson, B. C., et al. "Dislocation Density Tensor Characterization of Deformation Using 3D X-Ray Microscopy," J. Eng. Mater. Technol., 130, 0212024 (2008).
  • B. C. Larson, et al. "Nonresonant Inelastic X-Ray Scattering And Energy-Resolved Wannier Function Investigation of d-d Excitations In NiO and CoO," Phys. Rev. Lett. 99, 026401 (2007).
  • B. C. Larson, et al., "Three-Dimensional X Ray Structural Microscopy With Submicrometre Resolution," Nature 415, 887 (2002).