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  1. Y.-M. Chen, R. Sawadichai, S. Tian, V. M. Donnelly, P. Ruchhoeft and D. J. Economou
    Nearly Monoenergetic Positive Ion Beam with Self-neutralized Space Charge Extracted from a Pulsed Plasma, J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 52, 355205 (2019). [doi:10.1088/1361-6463/ab294e]

  2. T. L. Chng, A. Brisset, P. Jeanney, S. M. Starikovskaia, I. V. Adamovich and P. Tardiveau
    Electric Field Evolution in a Diffuse Ionization Wave Nanosecond Pulse Discharge in Atmospheric Pressure Air, Plasma Sources Sci. Technol. 28, 09LT02 (2019). [doi:10.1088/1361-6595/ab3cfc]

  3. T. L. Chng, I. S. Orel, S. M. Starikovskaia, and I. V. Adamovich
    Electric Field Induced Second Harmonic (E-FISH) Generation for Characterization of Fast Ionization Wave Discharges at Moderate and Low Pressures, Plasma Sources Sci. Technol. 28, 045004 (2019). [doi: 10.1088/1361-6595/ab0b22]

  4. Y. Fu, J. Krek, D. Wen, P. Zhang and J. P. Verboncoeur
    Transition of Low-temperature Plasma Similarity Laws from Low to High Ionization Degree Regimes, Plasma Sources Sci. Technol. 28, 095012 (2019). [doi:10.1088/1361-6595/ab3c82]

  5. Y. Fu, J. Krek, P. Zhang, and J. P. Verboncoeur
    Gas Breakdown in Microgaps with a Surface Protrusion on the Electrode, IEEE Trans. Plasma Sci. 47, 2011 (2019) [Invited]. [doi:10.1109/TPS.2018.2878011]

  6. Y. Fu and J. P. Verboncoeur
    On the Similarities of Low-temperature Discharge Plasmas, IEEE Trans. Plasma Sci. 47, 1994 (2019). [Invited] [doi:10.1109/TPS.2018.2886444]

  7. Y. Fu, P. Zhang, J. Krek, and J. P. Verboncoeur
    Gas Breakdown and Its Scaling Law in Microgaps with Multiple Concentric Cathode Protrusions, Appl. Phys. Lett. 114, 014102 (2019). [doi:10.1063/1.5077015]

  8. V. Godyak, B. Alexandrovich, V. Kolobov
    Measurement of the Electron Energy Distribution in Moving Striations at Low Gas Pressures, Phys. Plasmas 26, 033504 (2019). [doi: 10.1063/1.5088706]

  9. D. B. Graves, L. B. Bakken, M. B. Jensen and R. Ingels
    Plasma Activated Organic Fertilizer, Plasma Chem. Plasma Processing 39, 1-19 (2019). [doi:10.1007/s11090-018-9944-9]

  10. J. Groele and J. E. Foster
    Hydrogen Peroxide Interference in Chemical Oxygen Demand Assessments of Plasma Treated Waters, Plasma 2, 294-302 (2019). [doi:10.3390/plasma2030021]

  11. J. Han, P. Pribyl, W. Gekelman, A. Paterson, S. J. Lanham, C. Qu and M. J. Kushner
    Three-Dimensional Measurements of Plasma Parameters in an Inductively Coupled Plasma Processing Chamber, Phys. Plasmas 26, 103503 (2019). [doi:10.1063/1.5115415]

  12. S. Huang, C. Huard, S. Shim, S. K Nam, I-C. Song, S. Lu and M. J. Kushner
    Plasma Etching of High Aspect Ratio Features in SiO2 Using Ar/C4F8/O2 Mixtures: A Computational Investigation, J. Vac. Sci. Technol. A 37, 031304 (2019). [Selected as Editor’s Pick] [doi:10.1116/1.5090606]

  13. Y. Im, Z. Xiong, D. Elg and D. B. Graves
    Uptake and Diffusion of Plasma-generated Reactive Nitrogen Species Through Keratinized Membrane, J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 52, 195201 (2019). [doi:10.1088/1361-6463/ab0867]

  14. E. R. Jans, K. Frederickson, T. A. Miller, and I. V. Adamovich
    Time-Resolved Populations of N2(A3Σu+,v) in Nanosecond Pulse Discharge Plasmas, J. Molecular Spectroscopy 365, 111205 (2019). [doi:10.1016/j.jms.2019.111205]

  15. E. Kawamura, M. A. Lieberman and A. J. Lichtenberg
    Multi-mode Ionization Instability Induced Striations in RF driven He/H2O Atmospheric Pressure Plasma (APP) Discharges, Phys. Plasmas 26, 093506 (2019). [doi:10.1063/1.5111051]

  16. A. J. Knoll, S. Zhang, M. Lai, P. Luan and G. S. Oehrlein
    Infrared Studies of Gas Phase and Surface Processes of the Enhancement of Catalytic Methane Decomposition by Low Temperature Plasma, J. Phys. D: Applied Physics 52, 225201 (2019). [doi:10.1088/1361-6463/ab0c66]

  17. V. Kolobov, R. Arslanbekov and D. Levko
    Boltzmann-Fokker-Planck Kinetic Solver with Adaptive Mesh in Phase Space, AIP Conf. Proceedings 2132, 060011 (2019). [doi:10.1063/1.5119551]

  18. V. Kolobov, R. Arslanbekov and D. Levko
    Kinetic Solvers with Adaptive Mesh in Phase Space for Low-Temperature Plasmas, Journal of Physics: Conf. Series 1225, 012016 (2019). [doi:10.1088/1742-6596/1225/1/012016]

  19. V. Kolobov and F. Deluzet
    Editorial: Adaptive Kinetic-Fluid Models for Plasma Simulations on Modern Computer Systems, Front. Phys. 7, 78 (2019). [doi:10.3389/fphy.2019.00078]

  20. V. Kolobov and V. Godyak
    Electron Kinetics in Low-Temperature Plasmas, Perspectives, Phys. Plasmas 26, 060601 (2019). [Invited review] [doi:10.1063/1.5093199]

  21. Y. E. Kovach, M. C. Garcia and J. E. Foster
    Optical Emission Spectroscopy Investigation of a 1-atm DC Glow Discharge With Liquid Anode and Associated Self-Organization Patterns, IEEE Trans. Plasma Sci. 47, 3214-3227 (2019). [doi:10.1109/TPS.2019.2918065]

  22. Y. Kovach, F. Zhang, F. Gau and J. E. Foster
    Study of Plasma Induced Nanostructure Formation and Surface Morphology Changes on Tungsten and Stainless Steel at Atmospheric Pressure, J. Vac. Sci. Technol. A 37, 011301 (2019). [doi: 10.1116/1.5030887]

  23. Ya. E. Krasik, J. G. Leopold, G. Shafir, Y. Cao, Y. P. Bliokh, V. Rostov, V. Godyak, M. Siman-Tov, R. Gad, A. Fisher, V. Bernshtam, S. Gleizer, D. Zolotukhin and Ya. Slutsker
    Experiments Designed to Study the Non-Linear Transition of High-Power Microwaves through Plasmas and Gases, Plasma 2, 51 (2019). [doi:10.3390/plasma2010006]

  24. J. Kruszelnicki, A. M. Lietz and M. J. Kushner
    Atmospheric Pressure Plasma Activation of Water Droplets, J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 52, 355207 (2019). [doi:10.1088/1361-6463/ab25dc]

  25. J. Lai and J. E. Foster
    Plasma-Driven Reactive Species Production and Transport in a 2-D Discharge Cell, IEEE Trans. Plasma Sci. 47, 4422-4427 (2019). [doi:10.1109/TPS.2019.2933767]

  26. C. Lan and I. D. Kaganovich
    Electrostatic Solitary Waves in Ion Beam Neutralization, Phys. Plasmas 26, 050704 (2019). [Selected as Featured Paper] [doi:10.1063/1.5093760]

  27. A. M. Lietz, X. Damany, E. Robert, J.-M. Pouvesle and M. J. Kushner
    Ionization Wave Propagation in an Atmospheric Pressure Plasma Multi-jet, Plasma Sources Sci. Technol. 28, 125009 (2019). [doi:10.1088/1361-6595/ab4ab0]

  28. P. Luan and G. S. Oehrlein
    Characterization of Ultrathin Polymer Films Using p-Polarized ATR-FTIR and Its Comparison with XPS, Langmuir 35, 4270-4277 (2019). [doi:10.1021/acs.langmuir.9b00316]

  29. P. Luan, L. J. Bastarrachea, A. R. Gilbert, R. Tikekar and G. S. Oehrlein
    Decontamination of Raw Produce by Surface Microdischarge and the Evaluation of Its Damage to Cellular Components, Plasma Processes and Polymers 16, 1800193 (2019). [doi:10.1002/ppap.201800193]

  30. P. Luan, V.S.S.K. Kondeti, A. Knoll, P. Bruggeman and G. Oehrlein
    Effect of Water Vapor on Plasma Processing at Atmospheric Pressure: Polymer Etching and Surface Modification by an Ar/H2O Plasma Jet, J. Vac. Sci. Technol. A 37, 031305 (2019). [Featured article] [doi:10.1116/1.5092272]

  31. R. Lucken, A. Bourdon, M. A. Lieberman, and P. Chabert
    Instability-enhanced Transport in Low Temperature Magnetized Plasma Physics Plasmas 26, 070702 (2019). [doi:10.1063/1.5094422]

  32. Y. Luo, A. Lietz, S. Yatom, M. J. Kushner and P. J. Bruggeman
    Plasma Kinetics in a Nanosecond Pulsed Filamentary Discharge Sustained in Ar-H2O and H2O, J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 52, 044003 (2019). [doi:10.1088/1361-6463/aaeb14]

  33. M. Menati, E. Thomas and M. J. Kushner
    Filamentation of Capacitively Coupled Plasmas in Large Magnetic Fields, Phys. Plasmas 26, 063515 (2019). [Selected as Editor’s Pick] [doi:10.1063/1.5092600]

  34. S. A. Norberg, G. M. Parsey, A. M. Lietz, E. Johnsen and M. J. Kushner
    Atmospheric Pressure Plasma Jets onto a Reactive Water Layer over Tissue: Pulse Repetition Rate as a Control Mechanism, J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 52, 015201 (2019). [doi:10.1088/1361-6463/aae41e]

  35. X. Pei, D. Gidon, Y.-J. Yang, Z. Xiong and D. B. Graves
    Reducing Energy Cost of NOx Production in Air Plasmas, Chem. Eng. J. 362, 217-228 (2019). [doi:10.1016/j.cej.2019.01.011]

  36. A. Pranda, S. A. Gutierrez Razo, J. T. Fourkas, G. S. Oehrlein
    Evolution of Photoresist Layer Structure and Surface Morphology under Fluorocarbon-Based Plasma Exposure, Plasma Processes and Polymers, e1900026 (2019). [doi:10.1002/ppap.201900026]

  37. M. A. Pranda, B. J. Murugesan, A. J. Knoll, G. S. Oehrlein, K. M. Stroka
    Sensitivity of Tumor Versus Normal Cell Migration and Morphology to Cold Atmospheric Plasma-treated Media in Varying Culture Conditions, Plasma Processes and Polymers 17, 1900103 (2019). [doi:10.1002/ppap.201900103]

  38. E. Rodriguez, V. Skoutnev, Y. Raitses, A. Powis, I. Kaganovich and A. Smolyakov
    Boundary-induced Effect on the Spoke-like Activity in E x B Plasma, Physics of Plasmas 26, 053503 (2019). [doi:10.1063/1.5092702]

  39. I. Romadanova, Y. Raitses and A. Smolyakov
    Control of Coherent Structures via External Drive of the Breathing Mode, Plasma Physics Reports 45, 134 (2019). [doi:10.1134/S1063780X19020156]

  40. M. Simeni Simeni, E. Baratte, Y.-C. Hung, K. Frederickson, and I. V. Adamovich
    Ps Four-Wave Mixing Measurements of Electric field in a Ns Pulse Discharge in a Hydrogen Diffusion Flame, Proceedings of the Combustion Institute 37, 1497-1504 (2019). [doi:10.1016/j.proci.2018.06.044]

  41. Y. Tang, M. Simeni Simeni, K. Frederickson, Q. Yao, and I. V. Adamovich
    Counterflow Diffusion Flame Oscillations Induced by Ns Pulse Electric Discharge Waveforms, Combustion and Flame 206, 239-248 (2019). [doi:10.1016/j.combustflame.2019.05.002]

  42. V. Vekselman, Y. Raitses, and M. N. Shneider
    Growth of Nanoparticles in Dynamic Plasma, Phys. Rev. E 99, 063205 (2019). [doi:10.1103/PhysRevE.99.063205]

  43. K. Zhao, D.-Q. Wen, Y.-X. Liu, M. A. Lieberman, D. J. Economou and Y.-N. Wang
    Observation of Nonlinear Standing Waves Excited by Plasma Series Resonance-Enhanced Harmonics in Capacitive Discharges, Phys. Rev. Lett. 122, 185002 (2019). [doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.122.185002]