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NEWS AND EVENTS

Gottlieb Oehrlein recognized as one of the most valuable reviewers of JVST
2015-12-02 AVS
AVS Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology Recognizes Professor Gottlieb Oehrlein as one of its most valuable reviewers (MVR).

Vladimir Kolobov becomes IEEE Fellow
2015-11-25 IEEE
Dr. Vladimir Kolobov was elevated to IEEE Fellow for contributions to theory, simulation and software development for industrial plasma.

Prof. Uwe Kortschagen awarded the AVS Plasma Prize
2015-10-29 American Vacuum Society
Prof. Uwe Kortshagen was awarded the Plasma Prize (The Plasma Science and Technology Division, American Vacuum Society (AVS)), presented at the AVS 62nd International Symposium and Exhibition, for his pioneering work on plasma synthesis of luminescent silicon nanocrystals.

Dr. Igor Kaganovich appointed Associate Editor of "Physics of Plasmas"
2015-08-01 AIP Physics of Plasmas
Effective August 1, 2015, Dr. Igor Kaganovich has succeeded Dr. Stewart Zweben as Associate Editor of "Physics of Plasmas".

Kentaro Hara wins the ICOPS/BEAMS 2014 Student Paper Award
2014-06-02 ICOPS
Kentaro Hara received the ICOPS/BEAMS 2014 Outstanding Student Paper Award. Congratulations!

5th Annual Meeting of DOE Plasma Science Center
2014-05-17 DOE Plasma Science Center
The DOE Plasma Science Center 5th Annual Meeting took place on May 15-16, 2014, at the University of Maryland, College Park, MD.

Michael Campanell wins Lawrence Fellowship
2014-05-07 PPPL
Michael Campanell has won a highly competitive Lawrence Fellowship, resulting in a postdoctoral position at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. Congratulations!

Prof. Walter Lempert named APS Fellow
2013-10-11 American Physical Society
Prof. Walter Lempert was named Fellow of the American Physical Society for innovative and insightful contributions to the development and application of optical diagnostic methods for the study of nonequilibrium molecular plasmas and turbulent flows.

Prof. David Graves receives Will Allis Prize
2013-10-11 American Physical Society
Prof. David Graves received 2014 Will Allis Prize for the Study of Ionized Gases "for contributions to the science and technology of low temperature plasmas, plasma surface interactions and complex plasmas through fundamental measurements and modeling".

Dr. Igor Kaganovich gives plenary talk at the 40th EPS Conference on Plasma Physics
2013-07-10 Plasma Science Center
Dr. Igor Kaganovich gave plenary talk titled "Nonlocal kinetic theory of plasma discharges" at the 40th European Physical Society Conference on Plasma Physics (Espoo, Finland, July 2013).

4th Annual Meeting of DOE Plasma Science Center
2013-05-18 DOE Plasma Science Center
The DOE Plasma Science Center 4th Annual Meeting took place on May 16-17, 2013, at the University of Maryland, College Park, MD.

Prof. Mark Kushner appointed to Advisory Board for PPPL
2013-01-24 Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory
Prof. Mark Kushner, Director of the DOE Plasma Science Center, has been appointed to the advisory board for the Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory (PPPL) for a four-year term. He is one of five members of the advisory board.

Prof. David Graves' research featured on the DOE Fusion Energy Sciences highlights page
2012-11-27 U.S. Department of Energy
Researchers at the University of California, Berkeley have revealed conditions under which Plasma-Activated Water created via indirect air dielectric barrier discharge can maintain antibacterial effectiveness for a period of up to 7 days.

3rd Annual Meeting of DOE Plasma Science Center
2012-05-19 DOE Plasma Science Center
The 3rd Annual Meeting of the Center took place on May 17 - 18, 2012 at PPPL, Princeton, NJ.

A paper by David Graves featured in IOP press release
2011-11-04 IOP
In their paper "Long-Term Antibacterial Efficacy of Air Plasma-Activated Water", published in the Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, David Graves and co-authors report on the exposure of water to the cocktail of compounds contained in plasma which subsequently cause it to stay antibacterial for a week, opening up a multitude of applications such as the sterilisation of medical equipment and the treatment of wounds (IOP press release, November 2011).

A paper by V.A. Godyak downloaded over 500 times!
2011-09-13 IOP
The article "Electrical and Plasma Parameters of ICP with High Coupling Efficiency" by Valery Godyak has been downloaded over 500 times. Congratulations!

Vincent Donnelly receives the AVS John A. Thornton Memorial Award
2011-06-22 AVS
Vincent M. Donnelly has been selected to receive the AVS John A. Thornton Memorial Award and Lecture for 2011 for “innovation of surface and plasma diagnostics to evaluate the complex kinetics of plasma processing, and for the development of fundamental reaction mechanisms to explain that complexity". This is one of the premier professional awards bestowed by AVS and it is awarded for outstanding research or technological innovation. Congratulations!

A paper by V.A. Godyak and V.I. Demidov downloaded over 500 times in four weeks!
2011-06-22 IOP
The article "Probe measurements of electron-energy distributions in plasmas: what can we measure and how can we achieve reliable results?" by Valery Godyak and Vladimir Demidov has been downloaded over 500 times in 28 days from the date of publication. Congratulations!

2nd Annual Meeting of DOE Plasma Science Center
2011-05-14 DOE Plasma Science Center
The DOE Plasma Science Center 2nd Annual Meeting took place on May 12-13, 2011, at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.

1st Annual Meeting of DOE Plasma Science Center
2010-05-12 DOE Plasma Science Center
The DOE Plasma Science Center 1st Annual Meeting took place on May 10-11, 2010, at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.