2010 Annual Meeting
of the ESA

June, x-y, 2010

University of North Carolina, Charlotte

Proceedings of the 2008 ESA Annual Meeting on Electrostatics

June 17-19, 2008
Minneapolis, MN

General Chair:
Albert Seaver

Technical Chair:
Daniel J. Lacks, Case Western Reserve University

Session A. Devices I
A1. M. Horenstein, S. Cornelissen, J. Tang. Electrostatic Micromirrors for Retro-Reflective Optical Communication
A2. I. A. Krichtafovitch, S. V. Karpov, N. E. Jewell-Larsen, J. L. Oharah, V. A. Korolev. EFA Loudspeakers
A3. J. R. Robison, R. Sharma, J. Zhang, M. K. Mazumder. Computer Simulation of Electrodynamic Screens for Mars Dust Mitigation
A4. B. P. Seaver. Analysis of a Novel Electrostatic Particle Display Device
Session B. Materials Processing
B1. F. C. Lai, C. C. Wang. Drying of Partially Wetted Materials with Corona Wind and Auxiliary Heat
B2. I. I. Inculet, M. A. Bergougnou. Temperature Gradients in an Electrostatically Applied Powder Coating Layer While Cured with Infrared Radiation
B3. I. Ramirez, S. Jayaram, E. Cherney, M. Gauthier. Study of Laser Ablation and Mechanical Properties of Silicone Rubber Nanocomposites
Session C. Breakdown and Discharge I
C1. C. Buhler, C. I. Calle, J. S. Clements, S. Trigwell, M. Ritz. New Techniques to Evaluate the Incendiary Behavior of Insulators
C2. L. Zhao and K. Adamiak. Numerical Simulation of Corona Discharge in Compressed Gases with the Effect of EHD Flow
C3. A. Poornima, H. Mithila, B. Adnan, D. Subhankar, T. C. Balachandra, T. Asokan. Electrical Discharge Characteristics of 1-D PlaneElectrodes
Session D. Conductors
D1. J. M. Crowley. Force on a charged conducting sphere near a conductor
D2. C. F. Gallo. Work Function of Metals: Correlation Between Classical Model and Quantum Mechanical Treatment
D3. K. Sakai. An experimental result which confirms the fourth electrostatic force
D4. A. E. Seaver. Some Comments on the Charge Decay Paradox in Metals
Session E. Flows
E1. N. E. Jewell-Larsen, S. V. Karpov, I. A. Krichtafovitch, V. Jayanty, C.-P. Hsu, A. V. Mamishev. Modeling of electrohydrodynamic flow with COMSOL
E2. J. Zhang and F. C. Lai. Electric Field in a Rectangular Channel with an Electrohydrodynamic Gas
E3. A. Ieta, H. Gerlach, T. E. Doyle, A. Pallone, R. Amundson. Analysis of Droplet Formation Near Onset Voltage of Aquaeous Electrosprays
Session F. Atmospheric and Space Applications
F1. N. O. Renno. Electric activity and dust lifting on Earth, Mars, and beyond
F2. S. J. Snyder, P. E. Hintze, J. L. McFall, C. R. Buhler, J. S. Clements, C. I. Calle. Triboelectric Charging of Dust and its Relation to Organic Degradation on Mars
Session G. Particles I
G1. M. D. Hogue, C. I. Calle, D. R. Curry, P. S. Weitzman. Discrete Element Modeling (DEM) of Triboelectrically charged Particles: Revised Experiments
G2. N. Toljic, K. Adamiak, G. S. P. Castle. Determination of Particle Charge to Mass Ratio in Electrostatic Applications: A Brief Review
G3. J. W. Stark, M. K. Mazumder, J. Zhang, R. Sharma, A. J. Adams. Measurements of Electrostatic charge and Aerodynamic Diameter of Sub-Micron Particles by the ESPART Analyzer

Session H. Devices II
H1. C. Buhler, C. I. Calle, J. S. Clements, R. Cox, M. Ritz. Electrostatic Precipitation in nearly pure Gaseous Nitrogen
H2. M. C. Zaretsky, R. R. Quiel. Electrostatic Assist Using a Patterned Backing Roller for Slide Hopper Coating
H3. D. Campbell, J. Harper, V. Natham, F. Xiao, R. Sundararajan. A Compact high Voltage Nanosecond Pulse Generator
Session I. Materials Interfaces
I1. I. Hidetaka, M. K. Mazumder, Y. Hoshino, P. K. Srirama, and R. Sharma. Control of Surface Charge Density of Microtoner for High Resolution Imaging
I2. K. Robinson, R. Brearey, J. Szafraniec. Voltage Diffusion in an Insulating Sheet with a Conductive Layer - Part 1: Equivalent Circuit Model
I3. J. Szafraniec, R. Brearey, K. Robinson. Voltage Diffusion in an Insulating Sheet with a Conductive Layer - Part 2: FEM Model and Experimental Results
Session J. Breakdown and Discharge II
J1. Y. K. Bobrov, I. V. Zhuravkov, E. I. Ostapenko, V. V. Starikov, Y. V. Yurgelenas. Application of a breakable micro-discharger for improvement of lightning protection
J2. P. Gefter. Double side charging of glass substrates
J3. H. Mithila, A. Poornima, B. Adnan, D. Subhankar, T. C. Balachandra, T. Asokan. Partial Discharge Characteristics of Micro-gaps

J4. W. A. Dela Cruz, M. L. M. Abalos, J. D. Concordia. A Case of Arcing Damage at Wafer Saw and Wash Process Caused by Polyimide Thinning and Removal on RF device and how it was solved

Session K. Environmental Applications
K1. M. K. Mazumder, R. Sharma, P. P. Das, M. Misra. Interfacial Charge Transfer in Photo-electrochemical Generation of Hydrogen from Water
K2. I. A. Krichtafovitch, V. G. Yuzbashev, T. Myatt, S. V. Karpov. EFA air disinfection using Kronos based air purifiers
K3. T. Yamamoto, H. Fujishima, T. Kuroki, M. Okubo, K. Yoshida, K. Otsuka. Pilot-Scale NOx Removal from Boiler Emission Using Plasma-chemical Process
Session L. Materials: Contact Electrification
L1. B. A. Grzybowski. Contact electrification: Mechanism(s) and Applications
L2. A. R. Akande. Annealing effects on the charge transfer in metal/polymer contact
Session M. Particles II
M1. G. S. P. Castle. Contact Charging Between Particles: Some Current Understanding
M2. M. T. Carvajal. Contribution of electrostatic interactions to the dispersion of powders for inhalation
M3. K. Forward, D. J. Lacks, R. M. Sankaran. Triboelectric Charging of Binary Granular Mixtures due solely to Particle-Particle Interactions
Session N. Biological Applications
N1. M. M. Zheng, M. Nichols, I. G. Camarillo, N. Lenarduzzi, T. Salameh and R. Sundararajan. Enhanced Drug uptake in Normal and Malignant cell lines using Electrical Pulses
N2. R. J. Prance, S. Beardsmore-Rust, A. Aydin, C. J. Harland, H. Prance. Biological and medical applications of a new electric field sensor

N3. L. J. Gagliardi. Electrostatic Force in Furrowing of Biological Cells
Session O. Biological Applications
O1. C. I. Calle, J. L. McFall, C. R. Buhler, S. J. Snyder, E. E. Arens, A. Chen, M. L. Ritz, J. S. Clements, C. R. Fortier, S. Trigwell. Dust Particle Removal by Electrostatic and Dielectrophoretic Forces with Applications to NASA Exploration Missions
O2. J. Bock, J. Robison, J. Zhang, M. Mazumder. An Efficient Power Management Approach for Self-Cleaning Solar Panels with Integrated Electrodynamic Screens
O3. L. Zhao, K. Adamiak, M. Mazumder. Numerical and Experimental Studies of the Electrohydrodynamic Pump for Sampling System on Mars