Ryan Tappero

Lead Scientist, XFM Beamline


Professional Activities

Phone: 344-5245
Email: rtappero@bnl.gov


  • Ph.D. 2008: Environmental Soil Chemistry, University of Delaware
  • M.S. 2003: Soil Chemistry, Cal Poly, SLO
  • B.S. 2001: Soil Science, Cal Poly, SLO


Key Publications

  • "D Bock, R Tappero, K Takeuchi, A Marschilok, E Takeuchi Mapping the Anode Surface-Electrolyte Interphase: Investigating a Life Limiting Process of Lithium Primary Batteries. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 7(9), 5429-5437 (2015)."
  • "M Grafe, C Klauber, B Gan, R Tappero Synchrotron X-ray Microdiffraction (uXRD) in Minerals and Environmental Research. Powder Diffr., 29(S1), S64-S72 (2014)."
  • "G Sarret, E AH Pilon Smits, H Castillo Michel, M P Isaure, F J Zhao, R Tappero Use of Synchrotron-Based Techniques to Elucidate Metal Uptake and Metabolism in Plants, Advances in Agronomy, p. 1-82, Elsevier, New York (2013)."
  • "M Grafe, M Landers, R Tappero, P Austin, B Gan, A Grabsch, C Klauber Combined Application of QEM-SEM and Hard X-ray Microscopy to Determine Mineralogical Associations and Chemcial Speciation of Trace Metals. J. Environ. Qual., 40(3), 767-783 (2011)."
  • "A Lanzirotti, R Tappero, D Schulze Practical Application of Synchrotron-Based Hard X-Ray Microprobes in Soil Sciences, Synchrotron-based Techniques in Soils and Sediments, p. 27-72, Elsevier, Oxford (2010)."

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