Sc.D. Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Nuclear Engineering. 1980.
M.E.N.E. University of Virginia. Nuclear Engineering. 1977.
B.S. St. Mary’s University, Nova Scotia. Engineering. 1975.
Dip. Engr. St. Mary’s University, Nova Scotia. Engineering. 1975.
Radiation detection (in situ and laboratory gamma-ray spectroscopy; alpha spectroscopy; water and soil sample analysis; integrated monitoring systems; environmental monitoring), internal radiation dose assessment (medical; power reactor; research; naturally occuring radioactive materials), radiation dosimetry (criticality dosimeters; thermoluminescent detectors; photoluminescent detectors; novel systems), radiation safety practice and regulation (medical and power reactor health physics; technologically enhanced naturally occuring radioactivity; uranium mining), radon gas, low level and high level radioactive waste, explosives detection, medical and radiological imaging.
Whetstone, Z. D., Kearfott, K. J., “Use of Multiple Layers of Repeating Material to Effectively Collimate an Isotropic Neutron Source”, Nucl Technol 176(3): 395-413, 2011.
Lehnert, A. L., Kearfott, K. J., "Simpliﬁed Simulation of Fast Neutron Scattering for an Explosives Detection Application”, Nuclear Science and Engineering 168(3): 278-286, 2011.
Dewey, S. C., Whetstone, Z. D., Kearfott, K. J., “A Method for Determining the Analytical Form of a Radionuclide Depth Distribution using Multiple Gamma Spectrometry Measurements”, Journal of Environmental Radioactivity 102(6):581-588, 2011.
Harvey J. A., Rodrigues, M. L., Kearfott, K. J., "A Computerized Glow Curve Analysis (GCA) Method for WinREMS Thermoluminescent Dosimeter Data using MATLAB”, Appl Radiat Isot 69(9):1282-1286, 2011.
Harvey J. A., Kearfott, K. J., "Effects of High Ambient Temperature on Glow-Peak Fading Properties of LiF:Mg,Ti Thermoluminescent Dosemeters”, Radiation Protection Dosimetry, 2011. (published online July 5, 2011)
McMillan, K. L., Kaye, W. R., Kearfott, K. J., “Comparison of Methods of Estimation of Lifetime Cancer Risk due to Chronic Environmental Exposure to Transuranics”, Health Phys 101(6):693-702, 2011.
Howard, D., Kearfott, K. J., Wilderman, S. J., Dewaraja, Y. K., “Comparison of Radioimmunotherapy Tumor Dosimetry: Unit-density Sphere Model versus Patient Speciﬁc Monte Carlo Calculations”, Cancer Biotherapy and Radiopharmaceuticals 26(5)615-621, 2011.