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Phone: 410-455-5728
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Augustus Fountain
Ph.D. Florida State University 1997; M.S. United States Army War College 2004; B.S. Stetson University 1985

Roderick R. Kunz, Kerin Clow and Dennis Hardy, Augustus Way Fountain III, Stanley A. Ostazeski and Jonathan Oyler, “Measurement of Trace Explosive Residues in a Surrogate Operational Environment: Implications for Tactical Use of Chemical Sensing in C-IED Operations”, Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry,Special issue: Explosives Analysis, (2009), Volume 395, Issue 2 (2009), Page 357, Published online: 2 April 2009, DOI: 10.1007/s00216-009-2748-2. 

Edisanter Lo, Augustus W. Fountain III, and John Ingram, “Statistical Modeling of Spatial Distortion in Spectral Calibration”, Appl. Spectros., 62, 11, pp. 1189-1199. 

John M. Ingram and Augustus W. Fountain III “Development of a Thermal Evaporation Cell for Gas Phase Infrared Absorption Spectroscopy of Compounds with Low Volatility”, Appl. Spectrosc., 61, 11, 1254-1258. 

William F. Pearman and Augustus W. Fountain III “Classification of Chemical and Biological Warfare Agent Simulants by Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy and Multivariate Statistical Techniques”, Appl. Spectrosc. 60, 4, 2006, 356 – 365.  

Augustus W. Fountain III, “Transforming Defense Basic Research Strategy”, Parameters, XXXIV, 4, 2004, 40 – 54.  

John M. Ingram, Matthew Greb*, James A. Nicholson* and Augustus W. Fountain III, “Polymeric Humidity Sensor Based on Laser Carbonized Polyimide Substrate”, Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, 96, 2003, 283 – 289. 

Dinetz, Stephen F.*; Bird, Elliot J.*; Wagner, Raymond L.; Fountain, Augustus W. III “A Comparative Study of The Gaseous Products Generated by Thermal and Ultra-Violet Laser Pyrolyses of the Polyimide PMDA-ODA” J. Anal. Appl. Pyrolysis,63(2), 2001, pp. 241-249. 

Fountain, Augustus W. III “Exploring Digital Signals and Noise in Instrumental Analysis”, J. Chem.Ed., 78 (2), 2001, p.271. 

Szczepanski, Michael P.*; Fountain, Augustus W. III “The Use of Multivariate Analysis to Determine Temperature from Low Resolution Infrared Spectra of Carbon Dioxide”, Appl. Spectrosc., 54 (2), 2000. 

Alvarez, Luis M.*; Fountain, Augustus W. III; Lynn, Bert; Salin, Marvin L. “Photooxidative Bleaching of Chlorophyllin”, Free Rad. Res., 31(Supplement), 1999, 97-105. 

Fountain, Augustus W. III; Vickers, Thomas J.; Mann, Charles K. “Factors That Affect the Accuracy of Raman Shift Measurements on Multichannel Spectrometers”, Appl. Spectrosc., 52 (3), 1998, 462-468. 

Wynn, Gary H.*; Fountain, Augustus W. III “Development and Characterization of Electrochemical Devices Using UV-Laser Induced Carbonization of Polyimide Films”, J. Electrochem. Soc., 144, 11, pp. 3769-3772. 

Fountain, Augustus W. III; Mann, Charles K.; Vickers, Thomas J. “Routine Wavenumber Calibration of an FT-Raman Spectrometer”, Appl. Spectrosc., 49, 7, 1995, pp.1048-1053.  

Lombardi, D. R.; Wang, Chao; Sun, Bin; Fountain, Augustus W. III; Vickers, Thomas J.; Mann, Charles K.; Reich, Frederich R.; Douglas, James G.; Crawford, Beverly A.; Kohlasch, Frank L. “Qualitative and Quantitative Analysis of Some Inorganic Compounds”, Appl. Spectrosc., 48, 7, 1994, pp. 875-883.