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CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS 2015

53rd AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting (SciTech 2015), 5-9 January 2015, Kissimmee, Florida
  • I. V. Adamovich and W. R. Lempert
    Challenges in Understanding and Predictive Modeling of Plasma Assisted Combustion, AIAA Paper 2015-0155

  • D. Burnette, I. Shkurenkov, I. V. Adamovich and W. R. Lempert
    Kinetics of NO Formation and Decay in Nanosecond Pulse Discharges in Air-Fuel Mixtures, AIAA Paper 2015-1159

  • Z. Eckert and I. V. Adamovich
    Master Equation Modeling of a Nanosecond Pulse Discharge in Nitrogen in Pin-to-Pin Geometry, AIAA Paper 2015-1617

  • K. Frederickson, Z. Eckert, J. W. Rich, W. R. Lempert and I. V. Adamovich
    Development Studies of a New Chemical Carbon Monoxide Gas Laser, AIAA Paper 2015-1830

  • B. M. Goldberg, I. Shkurenkov, S. O'Byrne, I. V. Adamovich, and W. R. Lempert
    Electric Field Measurements in a Dielectric Barrier Nanosecond Pulse Discharge with Sub-nanosecond Time Resolution, AIAA Paper 2015-0935

  • S. B. Leonov, V. Petrishchev and I. V. Adamovich
    Dynamics of Charge Transfer and Energy Coupling in Surface Discharges on μsec to msec Time Scales, AIAA Paper 2015-1963

  • V. Petrishchev, Z. Yin, C. Winters, S. B. Leonov, W. R. Lempert and I.V. Adamovich
    Surface Charge Dynamics and OH and H Number Density Distributions in Near-surface Nanosecond Pulse Discharges at a Liquid / Vapor Interface, AIAA Paper 2015-0934

  • A. Roettgen, V. Petrischev, I. V. Adamovich and W. R. Lempert
    Thomson Scattering Measurements of Electron Density and Electron Temperature in a Nanosecond Pulse Surface Discharge, AIAA Paper 2015-1829


ISPLASMA, ECPLANT, Nagoya, Japan, March 2015

COST Action TD1208, Electrical Discharges with Liquids for Future Application, Barcelona, Spain, February 2015
  • W. Tian, S. A. Norberg, A. M. Lietz, E. Johnsen and M. J. Kushner
    Liquid Transformed Activation Energy: How Controlling Plasma Properties Translates to Chemically Active Species in Thin Liquid Layers [Invited]


International Workshop on Plasma Treatment of Cancer, Nagoya, Japan, March 2015
  • P. Bruggeman
    Plasma Induced Liquid Phase Chemistry and Its Biological Effects [Invited]

  • S. A. Norberg, W. Tian, A. M. Lietz and M. J. Kushner
    Strategies for Customizing Reactive Fluxes in Plasma Treatment of Liquid Covered Tissue [Invited]


7th International Symposium on Advanced Plasma Science and its Applications for Nitrides and Nanomaterials / 8th International Conference on Plasma-Nano Technology and Science (ISPlasma2015/IC-PLANTS2015), Nagoya, Japan, Mar. 26-31, 2015
  • V. M. Donnelly
    Plasma Etching: Current Trends and Future Prospects [Plenary]


Frontiers of Plasma Physics and Technology (FPPT-7), Kochi, India, April, 2015

42nd International Conference on Metallurgical Coatings and Thin Films, San Diego, CA, April 2015
  • Y. Zhang, S.-H. Song, P. Tian, S. Shannon and M. J. Kushner
    Insights from Modeling of Pulse Power for Control of Deposition and Surface Modification [Invited]


Northrup-Grumman Workshop on Plasma Science, Redondo Beach, CA, April 2015
  • E. V. Barnat
    Drivers for Low-temperature Plasma Science Research at Sandia [Invited]

  • V. M. Donnelly
    Selected Fundamental Questions in Low Temperature Plasma Processing [Invited]

  • M. J. Kushner
    Overview of Research Challenges in Low Temperature Plasma Science and Engineering [Invited]


1st EPS Conference on Plasma Diagnostics, Frascati, Italy, April 2015
  • E. V. Barnat
    Development and Calibration of Electron Density Measurements in Argon and Helium Using Laser-Collision Induced Fluorescence


8th International Conference on Microplasmas, Newark, NJ, May 2015
  • E. A. J. Bartis, A. J. Knoll, P. Luan, J. Seog and G.S. Oehrlein
    Interaction of an Atmospheric Pressure Plasma Jet (APPJ) and Surface Microdischarge (SMD) with Surfaces of Biomolecules and Model Polymers [Invited]

  • P. S. Boehm, B. M. Goldberg, I. V. Adamovich, W. R. Lempert and U. Czarnetzki
    Laser-spectroscopic Electric Field Measurements in a Surface Hugging Fast Ionization Wave in Pure Hydrogen

  • A. M. Lietz, S. A. Norberg and M. J. Kushner
    Ionization Waves and Breakdown in Two-Ring Electrode Atmospheric Pressure Plasma Jets

  • P. Tian, C. Qu and M. J. Kushner
    Properties of Bipolar and Unipolar DC-Pulsed Microplasma Arrays at Intermediate Pressures


42nd IEEE ICOPS, Beleg, Turkey, 24-28-May-2015
  • G. Parsey, J. Verboncoeur, A. Christlieb, and Y. Guclu
    Global Model Capability Study of EEDF Modification of Rare Gas Metastable Laser Reaction Kinetics


Frontiers in Low Temperature Plasma Diagnostics (FLTPD XI), May 25-28, 2015, Porquerolles, France
  • P. Bruggeman
    Diagnostics of Nanosecond Pulsed Atmospheric Pressure and Liquid Plasmas [Invited]

  • S. Reuter, A. Schmidt-Bleker, H. Tresp, S. Iseni, J. Winter, S. A. Norberg, J. S. Sousa, Th. v. Woedtke, V. Puech, M. Kushner and K.-D. Weltmann
    Diagnostics of atmospheric plasmas and plasmas on liquid [Invited]


14th Workshop on the Physics of Dusty Plasmas, Auburn, Alabama, May 26-29, 2015
  • R. Le Picard and S. L. Girshick
    The Effect of Single Particle Charge Limits On Particle Charge Distributions in Dusty Plasmas


42nd IEEE ICOPS, Beleg, Turkey, 24-28-May-2015
  • G. Parsey, J. Verboncoeur, A. Christlieb, and Y. Guclu
    Global Model Capability Study of EEDF Modification of Rare Gas Metastable Laser Reaction Kinetics


Frontiers in Low Temperature Plasma Diagnostics (FLTPD XI), May 25-28, 2015, Porquerolles, France
  • P. Bruggeman
    Diagnostics of Nanosecond Pulsed Atmospheric Pressure and Liquid Plasmas [Invited]

  • S. Reuter, A. Schmidt-Bleker, H. Tresp, S. Iseni, J. Winter, S. A. Norberg, J. S. Sousa, Th. v. Woedtke, V. Puech, M. Kushner and K.-D. Weltmann
    Diagnostics of Atmospheric Plasmas and Plasmas on Liquid [Invited]


14th Workshop on the Physics of Dusty Plasmas, Auburn, Alabama, May 26-29, 2015
  • R. Le Picard and S. L. Girshick
    The Effect of Single Particle Charge Limits On Particle Charge Distributions in Dusty Plasmas


42nd European Physical Society Conference on Plasma Physics, Lisbon, Portugal, June 2015
  • Y. Raitses
    Coherent Plasma Structures in Crossed-Field Discharge Devices


10th Annual International Conference on Numerical Modeling of Space Plasma Flows, ASTRONUM-2015, June 8, 2015
  • V. Kolobov and R. T. Arslanbekov
    Development of Plasma Simulation Tool with Adaptive Mesh and Hybrid Kinetic-Fluid Models


46th Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics (DAMOP), Columbus, OH, June 8-11, 2015
  • P. Bruggeman
    Linking Plasma Kinetics to Plasma-bio Interactions [Invited]


22nd International Symposium on Plasma Chemistry, Antwerp, Belgium, July 2015
  • E. A. J. Bartis, A. J. Knoll, P. Luan, J. Seog and G.S. Oehrlein
    Interaction of Cold Atmospheric Pressure Plasma with Surfaces of Bio-molecules and Model Polymers [Invited]

  • J. E. Foster
    Understanding the Nature of the Plasma Liquid Interface: a Pathway to the Elucidation of Plasma Induced Effects on Living Cells [Invited]

  • U. Gangal, H. Aboubakr, S. M. Goyal and P. J. Bruggeman
    Chemical Reaction Pathways Leading to Virucidal Effects of Cold Atmospheric Pressure Plasma

  • S. Huang, J. R. Hamilton, J. Tennyson and M. J. Kushner
    Remote Plasma Sources Sustained in NF3 Mixtures

  • U. Kortshagen
    Nonthermal Plasma Synthesis of Nanocrystals: Fundamentals, Applications, and Future Research Needs [Plenary]

  • C. Larriba-Andaluz and S. L. Girshick
    Numerical Modeling of Controlled Deposition of Silicon Nanoparticles

  • R. Le Picard, A. H. Markosyan, D. H. Porter, M. J. Kushner and S. L. Girshick
    Numerical Simulation of a Capacitively-Coupled RF Plasma Flowing Through a Tube for Synthesis of Silicon Nanocrystals

  • R. Le Picard and S. L. Girshick
    The Effect of Single Particle Charge Limits on Particle Charge Distributions in Nanodusty Plasmas

  • A. M. Lietz, S. A. Norberg and M. J. Kushner
    Helium Atmospheric Pressure Plasma Jet Dynamics: Consequences of Discharge Tube Diameter and Ground Placement

  • P. Tian and M. J. Kushner
    Controlling VUV Fluxes in Inductively Coupled Plasmas

  • K. Wende, P. Williams, J. Dalluge, W. van Gaens, H. Aboubakr, Th. von Woedtke, S. M. Goyal, K. D. Weltmann, A. Bogaerts, K. Masur and P. J. Bruggeman
    Bioactive Liquid Chemistry Induced by RF Plasma

  • Q. Xiong and P. J. Bruggeman
    On OH Radicals Production in a Glow Discharge with Water Electrode

  • 477. Z. Yin, C. Winters, V. Petrishchev, W.R. Lempert, and I.V. Adamovich, “OH and H Number Density Distributions in Near-surface Nanosecond Pulse Discharges at a Liquid / Vapor Interface”
  • S. Zhang, A. Sobota, E. M. van Veldhuizen and P. J. Bruggeman
    Temporally Resolved Ozone Distribution of a Time Modulated RF Atmospheric Pressure Argon Plasma Jet


Future in Plasma Science, Greifswald, Germany, July 12-15, 2015

American Vacuum Society Atomic Layer Etching Workshop, Portland, OR. July 2015
  • D. Metzler, C. Li, G. S. Oehrlein, R. Bruce, S. Engelmann, E. Joseph
    Fluorocarbon Assisted Atomistic Layer Etching of SiO2 and Si Using Cyclic Ar/C4F8 Plasma


16th International Conference on Ion Sources, New York, NY, August 2015
  • P. Masherov, V. Riaby and V. Godyak
    Integral Electrical Characteristics and Local Plasma Parameters of a RF Ion Thruster

  • Y. Raitses
    Ion Propulsion Systems – State of the Art


Quantemol Workshop, London, UK, September 11, 2015
  • Y. Zhang and M. J. Kushner
    Coupling of Scales in Modeling of Semiconductor Manufacturing [Invited]


Bioplasmas and Plasmas with Liquids, Bertinoro, Italy, September 13-17, 2015
  • D. B. Graves
    Plasma-liquid Interactions: Reactive Species Generation and Transport [Invited]

  • M. C. Garcia, S. N. Gucker and J. E. Foster
    Time Resolved Study of a Self Generated Steam Bubble Discharge [Invited]


26th International Conference on Amorphous and Nanocrystalline Semiconductors, Aachen, Germany, Sept. 13-18, 2015
  • U. Kortshagen
    Gas Phase Synthesis of Semiconductor Nanoparticles and Their Electronic and Plasmonic Properties [Plenary]


SCIX2015, Providence, RI, September 17-October 2, 2015
  • P. Bruggeman
    Discharges with Liquid Electrode: Properties and Mechanisms [Invited]


68th Gaseous Electronics Conference, Honolulu, HI, October 12-16, 2015
  • E. V. Barnat and B. R. Weatherford
    Development and Calibration of Electron Density Measurements in Argon Plasma Using Laser Collision-Induced Fluorescence

  • P. Bruggeman
    Diagnostics of Transient Non-equilibrium Atmospheric Pressure Plasmas [Invited]

  • V. M. Donnelly, L. Liu, S. Sridhar, D. J. Economou
    Ignition Delay in a Pulsed Inductively Coupled Plasma (ICP) in Tandem with an Auxiliary ICP

  • D. J. Economou
    In-Plasma Photo-Assisted Etching [Invited]

  • J. B. Franek, S. H. Nogami, M. E. Koepke, V. I. Demidov, and E. V. Barnat
    Correlating Metastable-Atom Density, Reduced Electric Field, and Electron Energy Distribution in the Early Stages of a 1-Torr Argon Discharge

  • S. L. Girshick and C. Larriba-Andaluz
    Controlled Fluxes of Silicon Nanoparticles by Extraction from a Pulsed RF Plasma

  • V. Godyak and B. Alexandrovich
    Comparative Analysis of Plasma Probe Diagnostics Techniques. (PPTX)

  • B. Goldberg, I. Shkurenkov, I. V. Adamovich, and W. R. Lempert
    Electric Field Measurements in AC Double Dielectric Barrier Discharge Overlapped with Ns Pulse Discharge

  • D. B. Graves
    Mechanisms of Plasma Therapeutics [Invited]

  • D. B. Graves, R. Gopalakrishnan, E. Kawamura, M. A. Lieberman and A. J. Lichtenberg
    Hydrated Electrons at the Plasma-Water Interface

  • J. T. Gudmundsson and M. A. Lieberman
    The Role of the Singlet Metastables in Capacitively Coupled Oxygen Discharges

  • S. Huang, V. Volynets, S.-H. Lee, I-C. Song, S. Lu, J. Hamilton, J. Tennyson and M. J. Kushner
    Dry Etching of Si3N4, SiO2 and Si Using Remote Plasma Sources Sustained in NF3 Mixtures

  • E. Kawamura, M. A. Lieberman, D. B. Graves and R. Gopalakrishnan
    Particle-in-Cell Simulations of Atmospheric Pressure He/2%H2O Discharge

  • Y. Kovach and J. E. Foster
    The Effect of Anode Material and Secondary Gas Injection on Self-organized Patterns in Atmospheric Pressure Glows

  • M. J. Kushner
    The Empowerment of Plasma Modeling by Fundamental Electron Scattering [Invited]

  • J. Lai and J. E. Foster
    Active Interrogation of Plasma-liquid~boundary Using 2D Plasma-in-liquid Apparatus

  • M. A. Lieberman, A. J. Lichtenberg, E. Kawamura and A. M. Marakhnatov
    Nonlinear Standing Wave Excitation by Series-Resonance Enhanced Harmonics in Low Pressure Capacitive Discharges

  • A. Lietz and M. J. Kushner
    Breakdown in Atmospheric Pressure Plasma Jets' Nearby Grounds and Voltage Rise Time

  • A. H. Markosyan, R. Le Picard, D. H. Porter, S. L. Girshick and M. J. Kushner
    Capacitively Coupled RF Plasmas for the Synthesis of Silicon Nanocrystals: Scaling and Mechanisms

  • G. Parsey, Y. Guclu, J. Verboncoeur, and A. Christlieb
    A Kinetic Plasma-Pumped Rare Gas Laser

  • C. Qu, P. Tian and M. J. Kushner
    Scaling of Small Arrays of Microplasmas

  • P. Tian, C. Qu and M. J. Kushner
    Properties of DC-Pulsed Microplasma Arrays at Intermediate Pressures

  • W. Tian and M. J. Kushner
    Controlling Fluences of Reactive Species Produced by Multipulse DBDs onto We Tissue: Frequency and Liquid Thickness


34th Annual Conference of American Association for Aerosol Research, Minneapolis, MN, Oct. 12-16, 2015
  • C. Larriba-Andaluz and S. L. Girshick
    Pulsed Radio-Frequency Argon-Silane Plasmas for Controlled Deposition of Silicon Nanoparticles

  • P. Shah, C. Larriba-Andaluz and S. L. Girshick
    Generation of Controlled Fluxes of Nanoparticles to a Substrate by Pulsed Radio-Frequency Hydrogen-Silane Dusty Plasma


62nd International Symposium of the American Vacuum Society, San Jose, CA, October 18-23, 2015
  • P. Bruggeman
    Non-equilibrium Plasmas in Contact with Solutions: Biological Interactions and Material Synthesis [Invited]

  • V. M. Donnelly
    Plasma-Surface Interactions at Low and High Pressure [Invited]

  • D. B. Graves
    Plasma Biomedicine and Reactive Species [Invited]

  • S. Huang, V. Volynets, S.-H. Lee, I-C. Song, S. Lu, J. R. Hamilton, J. Tennyson and M. J. Kushner
    Insights to Scaling Remote Plasma Sources Sustained in NF3 Mixtures

  • S. Kaler, Q. Lou, V. M. Donnelly, D. J. Economou
    Atomic Layer Etching of SiO2 Using Self-Limited Fluorocarbon Films

  • M. Kawakami, D. Metzler, C. Li, G. S. Oehrlein
    Chamber Wall Effect for Fluorocarbon Assisted Atomic Layer Etching of SiO2 Using Cyclic Ar/C4F8 Plasma

  • A. J. Knoll, P. Luan, E. A. J. Bartis, S. Kondeti, P. Bruggeman, and G. S. Oehrlein
    Vacuum Ultraviolet Polymer Etching and Modification by a Remote Atmospheric Pressure Plasma Jet

  • C. Li, D. Metzler, C. S. Lai, M. Danek, E. A. Hudson, and A. Dulkin, C. Labelle, A. P. Labonte, C. Park, and G. Beique and G. S. Oehrlein
    Fluorocarbon Based Atomic Layer Etching of Si3N4 and Selectivity of SiO2 over Si3N4

  • D. P. Luan, E. A. J. Bartis, A. J. Knoll, C. Anderson, D. B. Graves, J. Seog, G. S. Oehrlein
    Humidity Effect on the Surface Modification and Bio-deactivation of Lipopolysaccharide by Atmospheric Pressure Surface Micro-discharge (SMD)

  • W. Tian, S. A. Norberg, A. M. Lietz, N. Yu Babaeva and M. J. Kushner
    Matching Plasma Sources with Intended Biomedical Outcomes: Open Questions in Modeling of Plasma Surface Interactions [Invited]

  • Y. Zhang, S. Sriraman, M. Kushner and A. Paterson
    Pattern Loading in Etch through Profile Simulation


2nd Annual Meeting of the Mid-Atlantic Section of the American Physical Society, Morgantown, WV, Oct.23-25, 2015
  • G. S. Oehrlein, D. Metzler, C. Li
    Atomic Layer Etching of SiO2 and Other Materials Using Decoupled Plasma Process Sequences [Invited]


12th International Conference on Flow Dynamics, Sendai, Japan, October 27-29, 2015
  • I. Shkurenkov, I.V. Adamovich, H. Takana, and H. Nishiyama
    Kinetic Modeling of Energy Thermalization, Chemical Reactions, and Compression Wave Formation in Nonequlibrium Nanosecond pulse Discharges in Nitrogen and Air


Atelier Applications Biomédicales des Plasmas, Orléans France, 16-17 November, 2015
  • D.B. Graves
    RONS and Their Interactions with Living Tissues [Invited]


57th Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Plasma Physics, Savannah, GA, November 16-20, 2015
  • N. Bilik, B. Greenberg and U. Kortshagen
    Atmospheric Pressure RF Discharge for Nanocrystal Synthesis

  • I. Kaganovich
    Acceleration of Plasma Electrons by Intense Nonrelativistic Ion and Electron Beams Propagating in Background Plasma due to Two-Stream Instability [Invited]

  • N. Kramer, E. Aydil and U. Kortshagen
    Nanoparticle Heating in Atmospheric Pressure Plasmas

  • J. Y. Lee, J. Verboncoeur, and H. J. Lee
    A Transition of the Electron Energy Distribution Function Through Ratio of Driving Frequency to the Energy Relaxation Frequency

  • G. Parsey, Y. Guclu, J. Verboncoeur, and A. Christlieb
    A Kinetic Plasma-Pumped Rare Gas Laser

  • D. Sydorenko
    Generation of Anomalously Energetic Suprathermal Electrons by an Electron Beam Interacting with a Nonuniform Plasma [Invited]


Symposium G, Materials Research Society Fall 2015 Meeting, Boston, MA, December 2015
  • W. Tian, S. A. Norberg, A. M. Lietz and M. J. Kushner
    Controlling Properties of Plasma Activated Liquids for Life Sciences Through Control of Gas Phase Plasma Sources [Invited]