Journals or Juried Conference Papers

  • Volkov, Alexander G.; Hairston, Jewel S.; Patel, Darayas; Gott, Ryan P.; Xu, Kunning G.(2019). Cold plasma poration and corrugation of pumpkin seed coats. doi:10.1016/j.bioelechem.2019.04.012
  • Ranganathan, Rajagopalan V.; Jony, Bodiuzzaman; Fondriest, Steven M.; Liu, Zhongqi; Wang, Ruigang; Uddi, Mruthunjaya. (2019)Plasma-catalysis chemical looping CH4 reforming with water splitting using ceria supported Ni based La-perovskite nano-catalyst. doi:10.1016/j.jcou.2019.03.014
  •  Volkov, Alexander G. Signaling in electrical networks of the Venus flytrap (Dionaea muscipula Ellis). (2019). doi:10.1016/j.bioelechem.2018.09.001
  • Volkov, Alexander G.; Shtessel, Yuri B. Electrical signal propagation within and between tomato plants. (2019). doi:10.1016/j.bioelechem.2018.08.001

Other Conference Presentations / Papers

  • D. Louder, F. Syed, S. Zainuddin, M. Hosur, and S. Jeelani (2018). A Molecular Dynamics Simulation Study on Varying Degree of Functionalization and Its Effects on pullout simulation of Amine Functionalized Carbon Nanotube and Epon polymer.. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Montgomery, AL.

  • I. Arnold, S. Loch, E. Thomas, S. Bowers, A. Lee, R. DeWitt, J. Roberts, and A. Ali (2018). A new online training course in laboratory spectroscopic diagnostics developed at Auburn University.. 2018 APS DPP. Portland, OR.

  • V. Kolobov, R. Arslanbekov, V.V. Aristov, O.V. Ilyin, and S.A. Zabelok (2018). Adaptive Boltzmann-LBM Solver. 31st International Symposium on Rarefied Gas Dynamics. University of Strathclyde, Glasgow.

  • L.-L. Zhao, G. P. Zank, O. Khabarova, S. Du, Y. Chen, L. Adhikari, and Q. Hu (2018). An unusual energetic particle flux enhancement associated with solar wind magnetic island dynamics. 2018 AGU Fall meeting. Washington, D.C.

  • S. Johnson, G. George, and V. Rangari (2018). Analysis of Carbonized Spent Espresso Grounds with Metal Oxide for Powder Coatings. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Montgomery, AL. 

  • R. Mayes, E. Spencer, and S. Vadepu (2018). Approximate analytical expressions in the time domain for an antenna immersed in a magnetized plasma. 2018 IEEE International Conference on Plasma Science (ICOPS 2018). Denver, CO.

  • V. Hembrick-Holloman, V. Rangari , S. Jeelani (2019). Bioactive Tissue Engineering Scaffolds Derived from Egg and Sea Shell. Joint Annual Research Symposium; March 22, 2019. Tuskegee, AL.

  • V. Kolobov, R. Arslanbekov, and D. Levko (2018). Boltzmann-Fokker-Planck Solver with Adaptive Mesh in Phase Space. 31st International Symposium on Rarefied Gas Dynamics. University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, Scotland.

  • E. Williamson, D. Maurer, D. Ennis, and G.J. Hartwell (2018). Characterization of A Magnetically Confined Microwave Generated Plasma with Varying Fractional Ionization. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Montgomery, AL.

  • A. Anderson, S. Meadows, M. Hosur, and S. Zainuddin (2018). Characterization of Mechanical and Thermal Properties of Epoxidized Soybean Oil and Resin Hybrid Composites. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Montgomery, AL.

  • E. Williamson, D. Maurer, D. Ennis, and G. Hartwell (2018). Characterization of a microwave generated plasma with varying fractional ionization on magnetic surfaces. APS Division of Plasma Physics 2018. Portland, OR.

  • E. Williamson, D. Maurer, D. Ennis, and G. Hartwell (2018). Characterization of a microwave generated plasma with varying fractional ionization on magnetic surfaces. Auburn University Plasma Seminar. Auburn, AL.

  • R. Gott and G. Xu (2018). Characterization of an Atmospheric Plasma Jet for Plasma-Based Water Purification. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Montgomery, AL.

  • S. Sajal, S. Latif, E. Spencer (2018). Circularly Polarized Small-Footprint Hybrid Ring-Patch Stacked Antenna for Pico-Satellites. 2018 IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation & USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting. Boston, MA.

  • B. Tucker, V. Thomas (2018). Cold Plasma Modification of Biomaterials. 2018 M-STEM Conference at UAB. Birmingham, AL.

  • P. Mostafavi, G.P. Zank, and D. J. McComas (2018). Collisionality of the Very Local Interstellar Medium. Interstellar Probe Meeting. New York, NY. 

  • S. Jaiswal, T. Hall, S. LeBlanc, U. Konopka, E. Thomas, M. Pustylnik, S. Zhdanov, and H. M. Thomas (2018). Complex Plasma: A Unique Platform to Study Phase Transition and Collective Modes. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Montgomery, AL.

  • V. Hembrick-Holloman, S. Jeelani, V. Rangari, and T. Samuel (2018). Conversion of Egg & Seashell Waste into Bioactive Tissue Engineering Scaffolds. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Montgomery, AL.

  • W.C. Chen, P. Baker, A. Catledge, S. Harris, K. J. Ham, C.C. Chen, and Y.K. Vohra (2018). Crystal Structure Predictions and Mechanical Properties of Super hard BC5. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Montgomery, AL.

  • M.S. Yalim (2019). Data-driven Magnetohydrodynamic Modeling of Solar Wind Propagation – From Chromosphere to Earth’s Magnetosphere. CPU2AL Speaker Series - January 2019 Colloquium. Huntsville, AL.

  • M.S. Yalim, N.V. Pogorelov, Y. Liu, and G.P. Zank (2018). Data-driven Model of Global Solar Corona Based on Vector Magnetogram Data. AGU Fall Meeting 2018. Washington, D.C.

  • A.H. Ahmed and V. Rangari (2018). Development of 3D Printed Nanocarbon/Epoxy Polymer Composite. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Montgomery, AL.

  • K. Chakrabarty and A. Catledge (2018). Development of Boron Nitride Thin Film using Microwave Plasma Chemical Vapor Deposition. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Montgomery, AL.

  • K. L. Chen, G. Cheng, R. Branam, M.-F. Tseng, J.-S. Wu, and S. Sharma (2018). Development of Plasma Fluid Modeling Code with Immersed Boundary Method. 2018 Plasmadynamics and Lasers Conference. Atlanta, Georgia.

  • V. Kolobov (2018). Discrete Velocity Methods and Adaptive Kinetic-Fluid Models. 71st Annual Gaseous Electronics Conference. Portland, OR.

  • V. Kolobov (2018). Discrete Velocity Methods and Adaptive Kinetic-Fluid Models. 71st Annual Gaseous Electronics Conference Portland, Oregon. Portland, OR.

  • S. Jaiswal, M. Schwabe, A. Sen and P. Bandyopadhyay (2018). Dynamical structure formation due to complex plasma flowing past an obstacle. 2nd Asia pacific conference on Plasma Physics. Kanazawa, Japan.

  • M. McKinlay, E. Thomas, and U. Konopka (2018). Effect of AC Signals on Dusty Plasma Equilibrium. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Montgomery, AL. 

  • M. Zaheeruddin, M. Hosur, S. Jeelani, and A. Tcherbi-Narteh (2018). Effect of Graphene Nanoplatelets and Montmorillonite Nanoclay on Mechanical and Thermal Properties of DGBA Epoxy Matrix. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Montgomery, AL. 

  • S. H. Tareq, M. Al Ahsan, O. Ekwuazi, and M. Hosur (2018). Effect of Hybridization and Graphene Nanoplatelet on Flexural Properties of Carbon Fiber Reinforced Polymer Composite. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Montgomery, AL. 

  • D. Lam, S. Kumar, L. Nyochembeng, R.S. Mentreddy, E. Cebert, G. Xu, P. Baker, and Y. Vohra (2018). Effects of Low Temperature Plasma on Turmeric Rhizome Sprouting and Basil Seed Germination. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Montgomery, AL. 

  • K. Renfroe, V. Kolobov, and R. Arslanbekov (2018). Electric Arc Simulations with Code_Saturne. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Montgomery, AL.

  • V.I. Kolobov (2018). Electron Kinetics in Low-Temperature Plasma. Seminar Series for the NSF EPSCoR Project “CPU2AL: Connecting the Plasma Universe to Plasma Technology in Alabama”,. Huntsville, AL. 

  • M. Rahman and R. Branam (2018). Electron temperature and number density measurements in laser diagnostics of the non-equilibrium plasma for the Hall Effect Thruster. 54th AIAA/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference. Cincinnati, Ohio.

  • L. Mashunda, D. Bedi, and K. Vig (2018). Endosomal Escape of Bacteriophage in MDA-MB 231. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Montgomery, AL.

  • P. Mostafavi, G. P. Zank, D. J. McComas, and E. J. Zirnstein (2018). Enhancement of Pickup Ion Pressure in the Inner Heliosheath and Possible Implications for Energetic Neutral Atom (ENA) Observations by IBEX. 2018 AGU Fall Meeting. Washington, D.C.

  • W.-C. Chen and C.-C. Chen (2019). First-Principles Study of Mechanical Properties of B-C and B-N Systems with High Boron Content. 2019 Science and Technology Open House. Mobile, AL.

  • E. Spencer, R. Arslanbekov, V. I. Kolobov, and Riley Mayes (2018). Full-Wave Simulations of a Combined Plasma Impedance Probe - Plasma Wave Receiver System for Plasma Measurements in the Ionosphere. Progress In Electromagnetics Research Symposium 2018. Toyama, Japan.

  • P. Srinivas, S.K. Vadepu, S. Saurabh, and E. Spencer (2018). Global Energy Dynamics During Substorms on 9th March 2008 And 26th Feb 2008 Using Satellite Observations and The WINDMI Model. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Montgomery, AL. 

  • L. Cheng, Yu Lin, X. Wang, J. D. Perez (2018). Global Hybrid Simulation of Alfvenic Waves Associated with Magnetotail Reconnection and Fast Flows. AGU Fall Meeting. Washington, DC.

  • B. Tucker (2018). Graduate Student Experiences. 2018 Science and Technology Open House hosted by Tuskegee University. Montgomery, AL.

  • V.I. Kolobov (2018). Grid-Based Kinetic Solvers and Adaptive Hybrid Methods. Workshop on High Performance Computing for Plasma Applications. Portland, OR.

  • V. Thomas, K. Vig, B. Tucker, P. Baker, and Y. Vohra (2018). Human Epithelial and Skin Cells Interactions on LTP Modified Vascular Graft Materials. 7th International Conference on Plasma Medicine. Philadelphia, PA. 

  • V.I. Kolobov (2018). Hybrid Kinetic-Fluid Models for Gases and Plasmas. Sandia National Laboratories. Albuquerque, NM.

  • E. Onyekachi, D. Watson, and A. Tcherbi-Narteh (2018). Influence of Binary Nano Fillers on the Flexural Strength, Flexural Fatigue, Thermal & Moisture Absorption of Carbon/Glass Hybrid Reinforced SC-15 Epoxy. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Montgomery, AL.

  • B. Tucker, V. Thomas (2019). Influence of Process Parameters on Plasma Surface Modification. "2019 UA Materials Science Graduate Symposium. Tuscaloosa, AL.

  • S. Jaiswal, V. H. Holloman, L. Couëdel , E. Thomas Jr., V. Rangari (2019). Influence of magnetic field induced filaments on nanoparticle growth in a radio-frequency Ar/C2H2 discharge plasma. ICPIG conference on low temperature plasma. Hokkaido, Japan.

  • D. Watson, M. Hosur, O. Ekwuazi, A. Tcherbi-Narteh (2018). Investigate the Adhesive Properties of Diglycidyl Ether of Bisphenol A Carbon-Glass Epoxy Composites When Subjected to Marine Conditions. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Montgomery, AL.

  • D. Finley and M. Curry (2018). Investigation into Cellulose Beads as a Nutrient Delivery System in Agriculture. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Montgomery, AL.

  • A.A. Mohammad, M.S. Tareq, O. Ekwuazi, M. Hosur, and A. Tcheri-Narteh (2018). Investigation on the Compressive Properties of Carbon/Glass/Epoxy Composites Reinforced with Graphene Nano Platelets. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Montgomery, AL.

  • J.A. Guzman and G.P. Zank (2018). Ion Acoustic Shock Waves in Dusty Plasma. 2018 AGU Fall Meeting. Washington, D.C.

  • V. Kolobov, R. Arslanbekov, and D. Levko (2018). Kinetic Solvers with Adaptive Mesh in Phase Space for Low-Temperature Plasmas. 13th International Conference on Numerical Modeling of Space Plasma Flows. Panama City Beach, FL.

  • V. Kolobov, R. Arslanbekov, and D. Levko (2018). Kinetic Solvers with Adaptive Mesh in Phase Space for Low-Temperature Plasmas. 13th International Conference on Numerical Modeling of Space Plasma Flows. Panama City Beach, FL.

  • V. Thomas, B. Tucker, P. Baker, Y. Vohra, K. G. Xu, and K. Vig (2018). LTP interactions on polymeric biomaterials for artificial blood vessels. 2018 NSF EPSCoR, CPU2AL Annual Meeting. Huntsville, AL.

  • M. Kelvine, S. Joshi, S.R. Singh, and K. Vig (2018). Liposomal Encapsulation of Anti-Cancer Drug. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Montgomery, AL.

  • B. Ramkorun, K. Chakrabarty, S. A. Catledge (2019). Literature Review of the effects of DC Bias in the nucleation of BN thin films in Chemical Vapor Deposition (CVD). 2nd Annual Materials Science Student Research Symposium. Claremont, CA.

  • V. Thomas, B. Tucker, K. Xu (2019). Low Temperature Air Plasma Modification of Electrospun Soft Materials and Bio-interfaces. TMS 2019 Annual Conference and Exhibition. San Antonio, TX.

  • S. R. Mentreddy, E. Cebert, Y. K Vohra, P. Baker, L. Nyochembeng, and V. Sripathi (2018). Low temperature plasma treatment of bell pepper (Capsicum annum, cv ‘California Wonder’) seeds to disinfect and enhance seed germination. 7th International Conference on Plasma Medicine. Philadelphia, PA. 

  • M. Smith, L. Nyochembeng, S.R. Mentreddy, E. Cebert, J. Baker, Y.K. Vohra (2018). Low temperature plasma treatment of bell pepper (Capsicum annum, cv ‘California Wonder’) seeds to enhance seed health. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Montgomery, AL.

  • Dylan Funk, Uwe Konopka and Edward Thomas, Jr. (2018). Magnetic field influence on a steady dusty plasma flow. 2018 APS Division of Plasma Physics. Portland, OR.

  • D. Funk, U. Konopka and E. Thomas, Jr. (2018). Magnetic field influence on a steady dusty plasma flow. 2018 APS Division of Plasma Physics. Portland, OR.

  • B. Tucker, V. Thomas (2018). Majoring in STEM: A Discussion of Materials Engineering. 2018 Materials Camp at UAB. Birmingham, AL.

  • B. Tucker, P. Baker, Y. Vohra, V. Thomas, and Gabe Xu (2018). Methods and Evaluation of Cold Plasma Modification of Electrospun Polymer Vascular Grafts. 2018 NSF EPSCoR CPU2AL Annual Meeting. Huntsville, AL.

  • T. Hall, E.Thomas, M. Rosenberg, and B. Merlino (2018). Methods for the Characterization of Imposed, Ordered Structures in MDPX. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Montgomery, AL.

  • V.I. Kolobov (2018). Modeling Multi-Phase Processes Associated with Explosive Electron Emission in Cathodic Arcs. Sandia National Laboratories. Albuquerque, NM.

  • C.-C. Chen (2018). Modeling mechanical and electronic properties of superhard BC5 material. 2018 Workshop of the IUCr Commission on High Pressure. Honolulu, HI.

  • D. Funk, U. Konopka, and E. Thomas (2018). Molecular Dynamic Simulation of Magnetized Dusty Plasma Flows. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Montgomery, AL. 

  • Dylan Funk, Uwe Konopka and Edward Thomas, Jr. (2018). Molecular dynamic simulation of magnetized dusty plasma flows. Science and Technology Open House 2018. Montgomery, AL. 

  • K. C. Burrage, C. S. Perreault, E. K. Moss, J. S. Smith, N. Velisavljevic, Y. K. Vohra (2019). Nanocrystalline and Toroidal Micro-Anvils for Studies on Materials Under Extreme Conditions. SSAP Symposium 2019. Albaquerque, New Mexico. 

  • F. Syed, S. Zainuddin, and M. Hosur (2018). Nanoindentation and Nanoscratch Properties of Carboxylic Functionalized Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotubes Epon 862 Composites. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Montgomery, AL. 

  • V. K. Rangari (2018). Nanomaterials design and their biomedical applications. 2018 International Symposium on Bioplastics, Biocomposites and Biorefining. Guelph, ON, Canada. 

  • M. Menati, E. Thomas, and U. Konopka (2018). Numerical Simulation of Low-Pressure Plasma Filamentation. 60th Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Plasma Physics. Portland, OR.

  • Y. Chen, Q. Hu, and J.A. le Roux (2018). Observational Analysis of Small-scale Magnetic Flux Ropes from Ulysses In-situ Measurements. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Montgomery, AL.

  • R. Gott, K. Xu (2018). Optical Measurements of OH in an Atmospheric Plasma Jet for Plasma-Based Water Purification. 71st Gaseous Electronics Conference. Portland OR. 

  • J. Burkes, M. Calhoun, and V. Rangari (2018). PLA Thin Film with Carbon Derived from Banana Peel. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Montgomery, AL. 

  • S. Du, G.P. Zank, F. Guo, X. Li, and A. Stanier (2018). Particle Acceleration in Magnetic Island Coalescence Simulations. 2018 AGU Fall Meeting. Washington, D.C.

  • L.-L. Zhao, G. P. Zank, Q. Hu, Y. Chen, S. Du, and L. Adhikari (2018). Particle acceleration associated with turbulence and small-scale magnetic flux ropes. 2018 Solar Activity and Energy Transfer Processes Workshop. Zhuhai, China.

  • L. Couedel, E. Thomas, Jr., D. Artis, C. Pardanaud, M. Khanal, S. LeBlanc, S. Coussan, C. Arnas, T. Hall, U. Konpka, M. Park (2018). Particle growth in highly magnetized Ar/C2H2 capacitively-coupled radio-frequency discharge. APS Div. Plasma Physics. Portland, OR. 

  • M. Menati, E. Thomas, and U. Konopka (2018). Pattern Formation in Electric Discharges. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Montgomery, AL

  • M. Menati, E. Thomas, and U. Konopka (2018). Pattern formation in electric discharges. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Tuskegee, AL.

  • B. Tucker, V. Thomas (2019). Plasma and Nano-Spider webs: How Nature Inspires Engineering. Engineering Showcase hosted at the McWane Science Center. Birmingham, AL. 

  • R.V. Ranganathan, Z. Liu, S.M. Fondriest, R. Wang, M. Uddi (2019). Plasma assisted Chemical Looping CH4 reforming with water splitting using Ru/CeO2 nano-rods. 11th US National Combustion Meeting. Pasadena, CA, USA. 

  • C. Umerah, B. J. Tiimob, V. Rangari, and S. Jeelani (2018). Properties of Additive Manufactured PBAT/PLA thin films incorporated with Carbon via Coconut Shell Powder. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Montgomery, AL.

  • C. O. Umerah, B. J. Tiimob, V. K. Rangari, and S. Jeelani (2018). Properties of Additive Manufactured PBAT/PLA thin films incorporated with Carbon via Coconut shell powder. 2018 NSF EPSCoR CPU2AL Annual Meeting. Huntsville, AL.

  • K. Dickerson and A. Tcherbi-Narteh (2018). Properties of Montmorillonite Nano clay and Hexagonal Boron Nitride Reinforced PLA Nanocomposite Fibers. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Montgomery, AL.

  • B. Doyle, U. Konopka, E. Thomas, Jr. (2018). RF Resonance Measurement of Electron Depletion in a Dusty Plasma. APS Div. Plasma Physics. Portland, Oregon.

  • E. Thomas, Jr., S. LeBlanc, T. Hall, U. Konopka, R. L. Merlino, and M. Rosenberg (2018). Recent results from the Magnetized Dusty Plasma Experiment (MDPX) device. Asia Pacific Conference on Plasma and Terzhertz Science. Xi’an, China.

  • E. Thomas, Jr., S. LeBlanc, T. Hall, S. Jaiswal, M. Menati, M. McKinlay, L. Scott, S. Williams, B. Doyle, D. Funk, U. Konopka, R. Merlino, M. Rosenberg (2018). Scientific basis for future experiments using the Magnetized Dusty Plasma Experiment (MDPX). APS Div. Plasma Physics. Portland, Oregon.

  • V.I. Kolobov (2018). Standing Striations in Capacitively Coupled Argon Plasma. 71st Annual Gaseous Electronics Conference. Portland, OR. 

  • V. M. Vineeth, B. Tucker, P. Baker, Y.K. Vohra, and V. Thomas (2018). Studies on the Influence of Organic Plasma for Generating Super Hydrophobic PTFE Surfaces. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Montgomery, AL. 

  • R.Mayes, A. Burns, and E. Spencer (2018). Studying the Behavior of a Long Antenna Immersed in A Plasma Using a Plasma Fluid Finite Difference Time Domain Method. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Montgomery, AL. 

  • J. Chen, J. Cleary, J. Hendrickson, E. Smith, and J. Guo (2018). Super-Absorbing Metamaterials Using Epsilon-Near-Zero Plasma Resonance. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Montgomery, AL.

  • B. Tucker, V. M. Viijayan, P. A. Baker, Y.K. Vohra, and V. Thomas (2018). Surface Interactions of Non-Equilibrium Air Plasmas with Nano-fibrous poly(εcaprolactone) for use as Biomimetic Tissue Engineering Scaffolds. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Montgomery, AL.

  • V. Thomas, B. Tucker, P. Baker, and Y. Vohra (2018). Surface Modification of Electrospun Polymer Tubular Conduits using Low Temperature Reduced Pressure Plasma. Society for Biomaterials, 2018 Annual Meeting,. Atlanta, GA. 

  • V. Rangari, M. Idrees, S. Jeelani (2019). Synthesis of Biochar and 3D Printing of Sustainable Biochar Recycled PET Composite. TMS 2019 Annual Conference and Exhibition. San Antonio, TX.

  • K. Swain, V. Thomas, and K. Vig (2018). Synthesized Scaffolds Used for Skin Tissue Engineering Mechanism. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Montgomery, AL.

  • G.M. Webb, N. Barghouty, J.A. le Roux, Q. Hu, P. Mostafavi, and G.P. Zank (2018). Telegrapher Equations for Cosmic Rays and Particle Acceleration in Relativistic Jet Shear Flows. 2018 AGU Fall Meeting. Washington, D.C.

  • H. Queondra, D. Watson, and A. Tcherbi-Narteh (2018). The Impact of Thermocycling on the Mechanical Properties and Fracture Behavior of Composite Materials. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Montgomery, AL. 

  • E. Spencer, S. Latif, S. K. Vadepu (2018). The Impedance Characteristics Of An Electrically Long Dipole Immersed In a Magnetized Plasma. 2018 IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation & USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting. Boston, MA. 

  • P. Mostafavi, G. P. Zank, and G. M. Webb (2018). The Mediation of Shock Waves by Suprathermal Particles. 13th International School/Symposium for Space Simulation. Los Angeles, CA. 

  • L. Adhikari, O. Khabarova, G. P. Zank, and L.-L. Zhao (2018). The Role of magnetic reconnection associated processes in local particle acceleration in the solar wind. 2018 Fall AGU Meeting. Washington, D.C.

  • J. A. Guzman and G.P. Zank (2018). Theoretical Model of Ion-Acoustic Shock Wave Structure in Dusty Plasma. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Montgomery, AL. 

  • N. I. Arnold, S. Loch, E. Thomas, C. Johnson, S. Jaiswal, C. Ballance, L. Coudel, A. Catledge, K. Chakrabarty (2018). Time dependent metastable dynamics in low temperature argon plasmas. 2018 GEC Conference. Portland, OR. 

  • L. Scott, E. Thomas, and J. Williams (2018). Transitions Between Reciprocal and Non-Reciprocal Interactions in Complex (Dusty) Plasmas. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Montgomery, AL. 

  • A. Ethridge and V. Rangari (2018). Ultra Sonication-Assisted Synthesis of Calcium Carbonate from Eggshells. 2018 Science and Technology Open House: Showcasing STEM Activities Across Alabama Institutions. Montgomery, AL. 

  • E. Thomas, Jr. (2018). Using dusty plasmas to study all four states of matter. Donghua University. Shanghai, China. 

  • A. Volkov, G. Xu, and V. Kolobov (2018). Venus Flytrap as a Sensor of Plasma-Produced RONS. 71st Annual Gaseous Electronics Conference. Portland, OR. 

  • I. Arnold, S. Loch, E. Thomas, S. Bowers, A. Lee, R. DeWitt, J. Roberts, and A. Ali (2018).  A new online training course in laboratory spectroscopic diagnostics developed at Auburn University.. 2018 GEC conference. Portland OR. 

Inventions

  • K.G. Xu, B.S. Tucker, V. Thomas. A Dual Mode Polymer Based Electrospin/Electrospray Thruster.

    “A Dual Mode Polymer Based Electrospin/Electrospray Thruster,” Patent Disclosure Form to UAH Office of Technology Commercialization (Oct 2018), (submitted, in review)

  • K.G. Xu and B. Tucker. Disclosure: A Dual Mode Polymer Based Electrospin/Electrospray Thruster.

    An invention discourage was made to the UAH office of commercialization on a new space propulsion device using the electrospinning technique used by Bernabe Tucker at UAB and Gabe Xu's experience with propulsion at UAH. The concept is to use a combustable liquid polymer propellant in either electrospinning or combustion mode for high efficiency or high thrust operation.

  • K.G. Xu and R. Gott. Disclosure: Continuous Large Area Cold Atmospheric Pressure Plasma Sheet Source.

    An invention disclosure has been filed with the UAH office of commercialization for a new patent based on the work by Gabe Xu and Ryan Gott at UAH. We've developed an atmospheric pressure plasma sheet source better suited for treatment of large areas. This would be applicable to industrialized process or any non-point surface treatment (food, material, skin, etc).

  • K.G. Xu, A.G. Volkov, S.R. Mentreddy, E. Cebert, R. Gott, L. Duong. Disclosure: Seed Germination, Rhizome Sprouting, and Plant Growth Improvement with Plasma Treatment.

    An invention disclosure was made to the UAH office of commercialization on atmospheric plasma treatment of plants and seeds to improve growth, germination, and sprouting. The patent involves UAH, AAMU, and OU and is based on collaborative research wherein various plant and seed samples were treated at UAH and studied at OU and AAMU. The disclosure is currently in the process of getting all three universities to agree and sign off on an inter-institutional agreement.

Patents

  • Method of chemical looping reforming at low temperatures with hydrogen from water splittingPatent No. 62/802,757.  UNITED STATES.

Volkov, Alexander G.; Hairston, Jewel S.; Patel, Darayas; Gott, Ryan P.; Xu, Kunning G.