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Gertrude Patello

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
PO Box 999
Richland, WA 99352
(509) 375-5330

PNNL Publications


  • Peterson R.B., B. Paul, T. Palmer, Q. Wu, W. Jost, C.T. Tseng, and S. Tiwari, et al. 2007. "Microscale Power Generation based on Radiolytic Processes." In The Sixth International Workshop on Micro and Nanotechnology for Power Generation and Energy Conversion Applications (PowerMEMS 2006), November 29-December 1, 2006, Berkeley, California, 235-238. Bristol:IOPScience. PNWD-SA-7665.
  • Peterson R.B., B. Paul, T. Palmer, Q. Wu, W. Jost, C.T. Tseng, and S. Tiwari, et al. 2007. "Radiolytic microscale power generation based on single chamber fuel cell operation." Journal of Micromechanics and microengineering: structures, devices & systems 17. PNWD-SA-8045. doi:10.1088/0960-1317/17/9/S07


  • Palmer R.A., H.D. Smith, G.L. Smith, M.R. Smith, R.L. Russell, and G.K. Patello. 2002. "Chemical and Physical Characterization of the First West Valley Demonstration Project High-Level Waste Feed Batch." In Environmental Issues & Waste Management Technologies in the Ceramic & Nuclear Industries VII: Proceedings - Science & Technology in Addressing Environmental Issues in the Ceramic Industry and the Ceramic Science & Technology for the Nuclear Industry Symposiums; 103rd Annual Meeting, American Ceramic Society, April 22-25, 2001, Indianapolis, IN.: Ceramic Transactions, edited by DR Spearing, GL Smith and SK Sundaram, 132. Westerville, Ohio:The American Ceramic Society. PNNL-SA-35400. doi:10.1002/9781118371435.ch33


  • Patello G.K., L.R. O'Neil, and J.L. Bryant. 2001. "Establishing a Lactation Support Program at Battelle Pacific Northwest National Laboratory." Chemical Health & Safety 8, no. 3:9-11. PNWD-SA-5186.
  • Patello G.K., T.L. Almeida, J.A. Campbell, O.T. Farmer, E.W. Hoppe, C.Z. Soderquist, and R.G. Swoboda, et al. 2001. Regulatory DQO Test Plan for Determining Method Detection Limits, Estimated Quantitation Limits, and Quality Assurance Criteria for Specified Analytes. PNNL-13429. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.


  • Li H., D.E. Smith, P.R. Hrma, G.K. Patello, G.L. Smith, and M.L. Elliott. 1999. "Compositional Effects on Crystallinity and Durability of High-Level Radioactive Waste Glasses." In Environmental issues and waste management technologies in the ceramic and nuclear industries IV, Ceramic transactions, edited by James C. Marra, Gregory T. Chandler, 93, 241 - 249. Westerville, Ohio:American Ceramic Society. PNNL-SA-30119.
  • Patello G.K., M.J. Truex, and K.D. Wiemers. 1999. Low-Activity Waste and High-Level Waste Feed Processing Data Quality Objectives. PNNL-12163. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.


  • Wiemers K.D., M.C. Miller, and G.K. Patello. 1998. High-Level Waste Feed Data Quality Objectives. PNNL-13140. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.

Energy and Environment

Core Research Areas