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CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS 2016

54th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting (SciTech 2016), 4-8 January 2016, San Diego, CA
  • B. Goldberg, I. Shkurenkov, I. V. Adamovich and W. R. Lempert
    Electric Field Measurements in a Plane-To-Plane AC Dielectric Barrier Discharge with Nanosecond Pulse Discharge Enhancement


27th Symposium on Plasma Physics and Technology, February 2016, Prague, Czech Republic
  • Y. Raitses
    Plasma Science of Hall Thrusters [Invited]


Workshop on Input Data for Plasma Modeling, April 22, 2016, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
  • P. Bruggeman
    Water Vapor Kinetics [Invited]

  • M. J. Kushner, Two Stories of Lessons Learned in Developing Reaction Mechanisms: Where Should We (LTPs) Begin [Invited]


International Conference on Metallurgical Coatings and Thin Films, April 25-29, 2016, San Diego, CA
  • P. Bruggeman
    Diagnostics of Non-equilibrium Atmospheric Pressure Plasmas for Biological and Material Processing Applications [Invited]


47th Regular Meeting of the American Physical Society Division of Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics, Providence, Rhode Island, May 2016
  • M. J. Kushner, Plasma Modeling Enabled Technology Development Empowered by Fundamental Scattering Data” [Invited]


1st International Workshop on Plasma Agriculture, May 15-20, 2016, Camden, NJ
  • D. Graves
    Plasma-liquid Interactions and Implications for Biological Applications [Invited]

  • P. Luan, A. J. Knoll, V.S.S.K. Kondeti, P. Bruggeman and G. S. Oehrlein
    Interaction of Nitrogen-containing Surface Microdischarge (SMD) and RF Atmospheric Pressure Plasma Jet (APPJ) with Surfaces of Biomolecules and Model Polymers: the Influence of Discharge Composition on Nitrogen Uptake


13th Asia-Pacific Conference on Plasma Science and Technology (APCPST), May 19-22, 2016, Shanghai, China
  • V. Godyak
    ICP Source with Immersed Ferromagnetic Inductor (IFMICP)


229th Electrochemical Society (ECS) Meeting, May 29 - June 3, 2016, San Diego, CA
  • P. Bruggeman
    Plasma-Liquid Interactions for Nanoparticle Synthesis, Functionalization and Biomedical Interactions [Invited]
  • D. Graves
    Mechanisms of Plasma Therapeutics [Invited]


43rd IEEE International Conference on Plasma Science, June 19-23 2016, Banff, Canada
  • E.V. Barnat and B. R. Weatherford
    Development and Calibration of Electron Density Measurements in Argon Plasma Using Laser Collision-Induced Fluorescence

  • Y. Du, Z. Peng, Y. Ding, N. Sadeghi and P. Bruggeman
    Temperature and Absolute OH Density Measurement by the Relative Emission Spectroscopy in Diffuse Atmospheric-pressure RF Glow Discharges

  • K. W. Engeling and J. E. Foster
    Discharge Morphology as a Function of Dielectric constant in a 2 Dimensional Packed Bed Array

  • V. I. Kolobov, R. R. Arslanbekov and V. A. Nemchinsky
    Modeling and Simulations of High-Pressure Cathodic Arcs with Adaptive Cartesian Mesh

  • V.S.S.K. Kondeti, U. Gangal and P. J. Bruggeman
    Mechanism of Sliver Nanoparticles Production at the Plasma-liquid Interface [Invited]

  • V.S.S.K. Kondeti, K. Wende, U. Gangal, C. Phan, R. C. Hunter, A. Schauer, J. Granick and P. J. Bruggeman
    Mechanism of Bacteria Inactivation by an Atmospheric Pressure Plasma Jet

  • Y. Kovach and J. E. Foster
    Experimental Evaluation of Anode Surface Cooling on Self-organization Patterns in Atmospheric DC Glows

  • J. Kruszelnicki, K. W. Engeling, J. E. Foster and M. J. Kushner
    Properties of Atmospheric Pressure Packed Bed Reactors

  • M. J. Kushner, Enabling Technology Innovation through Plasma Modeling: Biotechnology as the Next Frontier [Plenary Lecture]

  • S. J. Lanham and M. J. Kushner, Chirped Pulsed Bias-Power in Inductively Coupled Plasma

  • A. M. Lietz and M. J. Kushner, An Array of Atmospheric Pressure Plasma Jets from a Single Ionization Source

  • A. H. Markosyan, R. Le Picard, D. H. Porter, S. L. Girshick and M. J. Kushner
    Numerical Studies of Synthesis of Silicon Nanoparticles in Capacitively-Coupled Radiofrequency Plasmas [Invited]

  • G. Nayak, H.A. Aboubakr, S. M. Goyal and P. J. Brugggeman
    Inactivation of Feline Calicivirus by an Atmospheric Pressure 2D Microdischarge Array in Air

  • G. Nayak, Y. Du, R. Brandenburg and P. Bruggeman
    Investigation of an Atmospheric Pressure 2D-array of Microdischarges in Air Using Cross-correlating Spectroscopy

  • G. Oinuma, G. Nayak and P. J. Bruggeman
    Micro-water Droplets in Non-equilibrium Atmospheric Pressure Plasma: Evaporation and OH Induced Chemistry

  • C. Qu, P. Tian and M. J. Kushner, Customizing Arrays of Microplasmas for Controlling Properties of Electromagnetic Waves

  • S. Yatom, Y. Luo, Q. Xiong and P. Bruggeman
    Plasma Kinetics of a Nanosecond Pulsed Humid Atmosphere Pressure Plasma Jet


18th International Congress on Plasma Physics (ICPP 2016), June 27-July 1, 2016, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
  • M. J. Kushner, The role of modeling in developing plasma technologies: Environment and biotechnology [Invited]

  • G. S. Oehrlein
    Low Temperature Plasma Surface Interactions: Cold Atmospheric Pressure Plasma Source Modifications of Polymers and Biomolecules [Invited]

  • Y. Raitses
    Plasma Science of Hall Thrusters [Invited]


30th International Symposium on Rarefied Gas Dynamics, July 10-15, 2016, Victoria, Canada
  • D. Graves
    Plasma Biomedicine [Invited]

  • V. I. Kolobov and R. R. Arslanbekov
    Mesh-Based and Particle-Based Kinetic Solvers with Adaptive Cartesian Mesh


AIAA Propulsion Energy Conference, July 25-27, 2016, Salt Lake City, UT
  • A. L. Raisanen, K. Hara and I. D. Boyd
    Comparing Two-Dimensional, Axisymmetric, Hybrid-Direct Kinetic and Hybrid-Particle-in-Cell Simulations of the Discharge Plasma in a Hall Thruster


23rd Europhysics Conference on Atomic and Molecular Physics of Ionized Gases (ESCAMPIG XXIII), July 12-16, 2016, Bratislava, Slovakia
  • M. Simeni Simeni, A. Roettgen, K. Frederickson, V. Petrishchev, and I.V. Adamovich
    Electron Density Measurements in Nanosecond Pulse Discharges Near Liquid Water Surface


2016 Gordon Research Seminar and Conference, July 23-29, 2016, Andover, NH
  • E.V. Barnat
    Novel Diagnostics Concepts [Discussion Leader]

  • Y. Du, Z. Peng, Y. Ding, N. Sadeghi and P. J. Bruggeman
    Absolute OH Density Measurement by the Relative Optical Emission Spectroscopy

  • A. J. Knoll, P. Luan, V. S. S. K. Kondeti, P. J. Bruggeman, G. S. Oehrlein
    The Role of Local Environment Gas Chemistry and Source Design on VUV Interactions with Polymers

  • V.S.S.K. Kondeti, Q. Xiong and P. Bruggeman
    DC Atmospheric Pressure Air Glow Discharge with Liquid Electrode

  • J. Kruszelnicki, K. W. Engeling, J. E. Foster and M. J. Kushner, Properties Influencing Plasma Discharges in Packed Bed Reactors

  • S. J. Lanham and M. J. Kushner, Customized Bias Frequencey Waveforms to Control Ion Energy Distributions in ICP Reactors

  • A. M. Lietz, M. J. Kushner, V. Petrishchev and I. V. Adamovich, Surface Ionization Waves over Water at Moderate Pressure

  • P. Luan, A. J. Knoll, V. S. S. K. Kondeti, P. J. Bruggeman, C. Anderson, D. B. Graves, G. S. Oehrlein
    Polymer Etching and Surface Modification by a Time Modulated RF Plasma Jet: Effect of Water Vapor and Treatment Distance

  • Y. Luo, A. Lietz, S. Yatom, M. J. Kushner and P. J. Bruggeman
    Plasma Kinetics of Non-equilibrium Ar-H2O Plasma Jet

  • C. Qu, P. Tian and M. J. Kushner, Customizing Arrays of Microplasmas for Controlling Properties of Electromagnetic Waves

  • Y. Raitses
    Plasma Science of Hall Thrusters [Invited]

  • Y. Raitses
    Bridging High and Low Temperature Plasma Research: Plasma Science of Hall Thrusters [Invited]


Quo Vadis Complex Plasmas?, August 1-4, 2016 Hamburg, Germany
  • P. Bruggeman
    Plasma-liquid Interactions: Quo Vadis? [Invited]

  • I. Kaganovich
    Electron Emission Effects in Bounded and Dusty Plasma [Invited]

  • J. Kruszelnicki, A. M. Lietz, C. Qu, P. Tian, Z. Xiong, N. Babaeva, J. Wang and M. J. Kushner, Geometry Makes Plasmas Complex [Invited]

  • G. S. Oehrlein
    Interaction of Non-Equilibrium Plasma with Surfaces: Low Pressure Plasma for Atomic Layer Etching of Electronic Materials and Atmospheric Pressure Plasma for Modification of Model Polymers [Invited]


Science Challenges in Low Temperature Plasma Science and Engineering, NSF Workshop, August 22-23, 2016, Arlington, VA
  • E.V. Barnat
    Diagnostics to Facilitate Research and Enable Discovery in Low-Temperature Plasma Science

  • P. Bruggeman
    Multiphase Plasmas [Overview Talk]

  • G. S. Oehrlein
    The Role of Low Temperature Plasma in Synthesis and Modification of Materials [Overview Talk]


28th Summer School and International Symposium on the Physics of Ionized Gases, August 29 - September 2nd, 2016, Belgrade, Serbia

15th International Symposium on High Pressure Low Temperature Plasma Chemistry (HAKONE XV), Brno, Czech Republic, Sept. 2016
  • A. M. Lietz, J. Kruszelnicki, Z. Xiong, N. Babaeva, J. Wang and M. J. Kushner
    Confined Atmospheric Plasma Sources for Activating Liquids and Tissues[Invited]


6th International Conference on Plasma Science, Bratislava, Slovakia, September 2016
  • A. M. Lietz and M. J. Kushner
    Impact of Electrode Plascement on RONS Production in Atmospheric Pressure Plasma Jets


The 2016 Aerospace Thematic Workshop on "Fundamentals of of Collisions of Fast Particles with Surfaces", September 2016, Aussois, France
  • Y. Raitses
    Plasma-Wall Interactions in the Presence of Strong Fluxes from the Wall [Invited]


69th Gaseous Electronics Conference, October 10-14, 2016, Bochum, Germany
  • E.V. Barnat
    Development and Application of Laser-Collision Induced Fluorescence for Studying Dynamic and Structured Plasmas [Invited]

  • K. W. Engeling, J. E. Foster, J. Kruszelnicki, and M. J. Kushner
    Investigation of the Time Evolutino of Microdischarges in a 2-dimensional Packed Bed Reactor

  • J. Kruszelnicki, K. W. Engeling, J. E. Foster and M. J. Kushner
    Properties Influencing Plasma Discharges in Packed Bed Reactors

  • J. Kruszelnicki, K. W. Engeling, J. E. Foster and M. J. Kushner
    Effects of pulse-to-pulse residual species on discharges in repetitively pulsed discharges through packed bed reactors

  • M. J. Kushner, Future Challenges in Plasma Physics Workshop: The Path Forward [Invited]

  • A. M. Lietz and M. J. Kushner
    Electrode Configurations in Atmospheric Pressure Plasma Jets

  • P. P. Luan, A. J. Knoll, V.S.S.K. Kondeti, P. J. Bruggeman and G. S. Oehrlein
    Influence of Ar/O2/H2O Feedgas and N2/O2/H2O Environment on the Iinteraction of Time Modulated MHz Atmospheric Pressure Plasma Jet (APPJ) with Model Polymers

  • M. Mamanuru, R. Le Picard, Y. Sakiyama and S. L. Girshick
    Particle Charge Distributions in Dusty Plasmas

  • A. H. Markosyan, R. Le Picard, D. H. Porter, S. L. Girshick and M. J. Kushner
    Synthesis of Silicon Nanoparticles in Inductively Coupled Plasmas


13th International Conference on Flow Dynamics, October 10-12, 2016, Sendai, Japan
  • I.V. Adamovich
    Energy Conversion in Transient Molecular Plasmas: Implications for Plasma Flow Control and Plasma Assisted Combustion [Plenary lecture]

  • B.M. Goldberg, M. Simeni Simeni, C. Zhang, H. Takana, and I.V. Adamovich
    Four-Wave Mixing Measurements and Kinetic Modeling Predictions of Electric Field in a Quasi-Two-Dimensional Ns Pulse Discharge in Air

  • H. Takana, B.M. Goldberg, I.V. Adamovich, and H. Nishiyama
    Numerical and Experimental Analyses of Electric Filed Development in High Pressure Air Nanosecond DBD


iPlasmaNano-VII Conference, October 16-20, 2016, Vravrona, Attica, Greece
  • D. J. Economou
    Nanopantography: A Technique for Massively Parallel Writing of < 5 nm Features [Invited]


58th Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Plasma Physics, October 31 - November 4, 2016, San Jose, CA
  • J. Foster
    Towards Plasma-Based Water Purification: Challenges and Prospects for the Future

  • J. Lai and J. Foster
    Schlieren High Speed Imaging on Fluid Flow in Liquid Induced by Plasma-driven Interfacial Forces

  • S. Mujovic and J. Foster
    High Throughput Plasma Water Treatment

  • G. Parsey, J. Verboncoeur, and A. Christlieb
    Kinetic Global Modeling of Rare Gas Lasers


63rd International Symposium of the American Vacuum Society, Nashville, TN, November 6-1, 2016
  • A. Bhoj, Z.A. Xiong and V. I.Kolobov
    Modeling of Electron Kinetics in RF Discharges at Low and High Pressures

  • S. J. Lanham and M. J. Kushner
    Customizing Ion Energy Distributions in Pulsed Plasmas with Chirped Bias Power

  • T. List, T. Ma, V. M. Donnelly and D. J. Economou
    Control of Ion Energy Distributions on Insulating Surfaces Using Pulsed Plasmas

  • T. Ma, T. List, and V. M. Donnelly
    Plasma-Wall Interactions: Y2O3 Wall Interaction in Cl2 Plasma Etching of Si and NF3 Plasma Cleaning

  • T. Nguyen, E. Hernandez, D. J. Economou and V. M. Donnelly
    Optical Emission Diagnostics of a Non-equilibrium Helium Plasma Jet at 1 atm in Ambient Air

  • C. Qu, P. Tian and M. J. Kushner
    Customizing Arrays of Microplasmas for Controlling Properties of Electromagnetic Waves

  • P. Tian, S. Huang, M. J. Kushner, V. Volynets, S-H. Lee, I-C. Song and S. Lu
    Control of Uniformity and Ion Energy Distributions in Tri-frequency Capacitively Coupled Plasmas Accounting for Finite Wavelength Effects

Lurie Nanofabrication Facility Annual Users Meeting, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, December 2016
  • M. J. Kushner
    The Role of Plasma Modeling in the Innovation Cycle for Nanofabrication