Publications

2016
Ahmad, Ali, and Ryan Snyder. 2016. “Iran and multinational enrichment in the Middle East.” Bulletin of Atomic Scientists 71 (1): 52-57.
2015
Glaser, Alexander, MV Ramana, Ali Ahmad, and Robert Socolow. 2015. Small Modular Reactors:A Window on Nuclear Energy. Princeton University. Publisher's Version
Ahmad, A, and MV Ramana. 2015. “The Changing Energy Landscape in the Gulf: Strategic Implications (Ed. G Bahgat).” Gerlach Press, Berlin & London (ISBN: 978-3-940924-64-3).
Ahmad, A. 2015. “Economic risks of Jordan's nuclear program.” Energy for Sustainable Development 29: 32-37.
Ahmad, A, EB McClamrock, and A Glaser. 2015. “Neutronics calculations for denatured molten salt reactors: Assessing resource requirements and proliferation-risk attributes.” Annals of Nuclear Energy 75: 261-267.
Ahmad, A, and A Glaser. 2015. “A conversion proposal for Iran’s IR-40 reactor with reduced plutonium production.” Science & Global Security 23. Forthcoming: 3-19. Publisher's Version
2014
Lindley, BA, A Ahmad, NZ Zainuddin, F Franceschini, and GT Parks. 2014. “Steady-state and transient core feasibility analysis for a thorium-fuelled reduced-moderation PWR performing full transuranic recycle.” Annals of Nuclear Energy 72: 320-337.
Ahmad, A, F von Hippel, A Glaser, and Z Mian. 2014. “A Win-Win Solution for Iran’s Arak reactor.” Arms Control Today, no. April. Arms Control Today. Forthcoming.
Ahmad, A, C Booth, D Jenkins, and TR Edgecock. 2014. “Generic study on the design and operation of high power targets.” Physical Review ST-AB 17 (2).
Ahmad, A, and MV Ramana. 2014. “Too Costly to Matter: Economics of Nuclear Power for Saudi Arabia.” Energy 69. Forthcoming: 682–694.
2013
Ahmad,, and Parks. 2013. “The effects of operational and design parameters on the tolerance of ADSR fuel pin cladding to beam interruptions.” Annals of Nuclear Energy 57: 114-120.
Ahmad,, Steer, and Parks. 2013. “A preliminary study of target multiplicity for ADSRs.” Energy Conversion and Management 69: 181-190.
2012
Ahmad,, and Parks. 2012. “The mechanical integrity of fuel pin cladding in a pulsed-beam accelerator driven subcritical reactor.” Annals of Nuclear Energy 42: 35-42.
Ahmad,, Lindley, and Parks. 2012. “Accelerator-induced transients in accelerator driven subcritical reactors.” Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research A 696: 55-65.
Ahmad,, Sheehy, and Parks. 2012. “The effect of beam interruptions on the integrity of ADSR fuel pin cladding: A thermo-mechanical analysis.” Annals of Nuclear Energy 46: 97-105.