Nonthermal Plasma Chemistry and Physics

Filename: nonthermal-plasma-chemistry-and-physics.pdf
ISBN: 9781420059168
Release Date: 2012-11-13
Number of pages: 564
Author: Jurgen Meichsner
Publisher: CRC Press

Download and read online Nonthermal Plasma Chemistry and Physics in PDF and EPUB In addition to introducing the basics of plasma physics, Nonthermal Plasma Chemistry and Physics is a comprehensive presentation of recent developments in the rapidly growing field of nonthermal plasma chemistry. The book offers a detailed discussion of the fundamentals of plasma chemical reactions and modeling, nonthermal plasma sources, relevant diagnostic techniques, and selected applications. Elucidating interconnections and trends, the book focuses on basic principles and illustrations across a broad field of applications. Expert contributors address environmental aspects of plasma chemistry. The book also includes selected plasma conditions and specific applications in volume plasma chemistry and treatment of material surfaces such as plasma etching in microelectronics, chemical modification of polymer surfaces and deposition of functional thin films. Designed for students of plasma physics, Nonthermal Plasma Chemistry and Physics is a concise resource also for specialists in this and related fields of research.

Plasma Chemistry

Filename: plasma-chemistry.pdf
ISBN: 9781139471732
Release Date: 2008-05-05
Number of pages:
Author: Alexander Fridman
Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Download and read online Plasma Chemistry in PDF and EPUB Providing a fundamental introduction to all aspects of modern plasma chemistry, this book describes mechanisms and kinetics of chemical processes in plasma, plasma statistics, thermodynamics, fluid mechanics and electrodynamics, as well as all major electric discharges applied in plasma chemistry. Fridman considers most of the major applications of plasma chemistry, from electronics to thermal coatings, from treatment of polymers to fuel conversion and hydrogen production and from plasma metallurgy to plasma medicine. It is helpful to engineers, scientists and students interested in plasma physics, plasma chemistry, plasma engineering and combustion, as well as chemical physics, lasers, energy systems and environmental control. The book contains an extensive database on plasma kinetics and thermodynamics and numerical formulas for practical calculations related to specific plasma-chemical processes and applications. Problems and concept questions are provided, helpful in courses related to plasma, lasers, combustion, chemical kinetics, statistics and thermodynamics, and high-temperature and high-energy fluid mechanics.

Cold Plasma in Food and Agriculture

Filename: cold-plasma-in-food-and-agriculture.pdf
ISBN: 9780128014899
Release Date: 2016-07-15
Number of pages: 380
Author: NN Misra
Publisher: Academic Press

Download and read online Cold Plasma in Food and Agriculture in PDF and EPUB Cold Plasma in Food and Agriculture: Fundamentals and Applications is an essential reference offering a broad perspective on a new, exciting, and growing field for the food industry. Written for researchers, industry personnel, and students interested in nonthermal food technology, this reference will lay the groundwork of plasma physics, chemistry, and technology, and their biological applications. Food scientists and food engineers interested in understanding the theory and application of nonthermal plasma for food will find this book valuable because it provides a roadmap for future developments in this emerging field. This reference is also useful for biologists, chemists, and physicists who wish to understand the fundamentals of plasma physics, chemistry, and technology and their biological interactions through applying novel plasma sources to food and other sensitive biomaterials. Examines the topic of cold plasma technology for food applications Demonstrates state-of-the-art developments in plasma technology and potential solutions to improve food safety and quality Presents a solid introduction for readers on the topics of plasma physics and chemistry that are required to understand biological applications for foods Serves as a roadmap for future developments for food scientists, food engineers, and biologists, chemists, and physicists working in this emerging field

Plasma Physics and Engineering

Filename: plasma-physics-and-engineering.pdf
ISBN: 1560328487
Release Date: 2004-04-15
Number of pages: 882
Author: Alexander Fridman
Publisher: CRC Press

Download and read online Plasma Physics and Engineering in PDF and EPUB Plasma engineering is a rapidly expanding area of science and technology with increasing numbers of engineers using plasma processes over a wide range of applications. An essential tool for understanding this dynamic field, Plasma Physics and Engineering provides a clear, fundamental introduction to virtually all aspects of modern plasma science and technology, including plasma chemistry and engineering, combustion, chemical physics, lasers, electronics, methods of material treatment, fuel conversion, and environmental control. The book contains an extensive database on plasma kinetics and thermodynamics, many helpful numerical formulas for practical calculations, and an array of problems and concept questions.

Plasma Chemistry and Catalysis in Gases and Liquids

Filename: plasma-chemistry-and-catalysis-in-gases-and-liquids.pdf
ISBN: 9783527649549
Release Date: 2013-03-19
Number of pages: 422
Author: Vasile I. Parvulescu
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Download and read online Plasma Chemistry and Catalysis in Gases and Liquids in PDF and EPUB Filling the gap for a book that covers not only plasma in gases but also in liquids, this is all set to become the standard reference for this topic. It provides a broad-based overview of plasma-chemical and plasmacatalytic processes generated by electrical discharges in gases, liquids and gas/liquid environments in both fundamental and applied aspects by focusing on their environmental and green applications and also taking into account their practical and economic viability. With the topics addressed by an international group of major experts, this is a must-have for scientists, engineers, students and postdoctoral researchers specializing in this field.

Industrial Plasma Engineering

Filename: industrial-plasma-engineering.pdf
ISBN: 0750305452
Release Date: 2001-08-25
Number of pages: 658
Author: J Reece Roth
Publisher: CRC Press

Download and read online Industrial Plasma Engineering in PDF and EPUB Written by a leading expert in the field, the paperback edition of Industrial Plasma Engineering, Volume 2: Applications to Nonthermal Plasma Processing provides a background in the principles and applications of low temperature, partially ionized Lorentzian plasmas that are used industrially. The book also presents a description of plasma-related processes and devices that are of commercial interest. The text is suitable for students or in-service users with a physics and calculus background at the sophomore level. These two volumes are intended to be used as textbooks at the senior or first-year graduate level by students from all engineering and physical science disciplines and as a reference source by in-service engineers.

Techniques and applications of plasma chemistry

Filename: techniques-and-applications-of-plasma-chemistry.pdf
ISBN: 0471406287
Release Date: 1974
Number of pages: 403
Author: John R. Hollahan
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

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Low temperature plasma physics

Filename: low-temperature-plasma-physics.pdf
ISBN: 3527288872
Release Date: 2001-06-04
Number of pages: 523
Author: R. Hippler
Publisher: Vch Verlagsgesellschaft Mbh

Download and read online Low temperature plasma physics in PDF and EPUB Low-temperature plasma physics is a very active area of research located on the boundaries between physics, chemistry and materials science. Recent technological developments, e.g. in plasma etching or plasma deposition, have led to a revived interest in plasma physics and technology. This volume describes in detail fundamentals and applications of low-temperature plasma physics including newest achievements. The authors of this volume are top scientists from the USA and Europe who present most recent successes in our understanding of how plasmas behave and put a strong focus on the links between theory and experiment or technological process.

Industrial Plasma Technology

Filename: industrial-plasma-technology.pdf
ISBN: 9783527325443
Release Date: 2010-04-26
Number of pages: 434
Author: Yoshinobu Kawai
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Download and read online Industrial Plasma Technology in PDF and EPUB Clearly structured in five major sections on applications, this monograph covers such hot technologies as nanotechnology, solar cell technology, biomedical and clinical applications, and sustainability. Since the topic, applications and readers are highly interdisciplinary, the book bridges materials science, industrial chemistry, physics, and engineering - making it a must-have for researchers in industry and academia, as well as those working in application-oriented plasma technology. FROM THE CONTENTS: Environmental Technologies - Thermal and Non-Thermal Plasma for Environmental Applications - Atmospheric Plasma Air Pollution Control, Water and Waste Treatment Technology - Chemistry of Organic Polluctants in Atmospheric Plasmas - and more Applications in Life Science and Medicine - Pharmaceutical Engineering by Plasma Techniques - Applications of Pulsed Power and Plasmas to Biosystems and Living Organisms - Plasma Sterilization at low pressure and Antibacterial Effect of Short-Pulse Discharge - Plasma-Enhanced Synnthesis of Nanoparticles for Biomedical Applications - and more Solar Cells - Plasma Processing for Thin Film Silicon Solar Cells - Characteristics of VHF Plasma with Large Area - Diagnostics and Modeling of SiH 4/H2 Plasmas for the Deposition of Microcrystalline Silicon - and more Diamond like Carbon Films - Applications of DLCs to Bio-Processing - DLC Thin Films Grown in Pulsed Plasmas - Plasma Processing of Nanocrystalline Semiconductive Cubic Borone Nitride Thin FIlms - and more Bascic and Novel Approaches - Novel Electromagnetic and Reactive Media from Microplasmas - Crystallized nanodusst Particle Growth in Low Pressure Cold Plasmas - Thomson Scattering Diagnostics of Discharge Plasmas - Collection and Removal of Fine Particles in Plasma Chambers - and more

Frontiers of Multifunctional Nanosystems

Filename: frontiers-of-multifunctional-nanosystems.pdf
ISBN: 1402005601
Release Date: 2002-05-31
Number of pages: 485
Author: Eugenia V. Buzaneva
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

Download and read online Frontiers of Multifunctional Nanosystems in PDF and EPUB Proceedings of the NATO Advanced Research Workshop on Frontiers in Molecular-Scale Science and Technology of Fullerence, Nanotube, Nanosilicon, Biopolymer (DNA, Protein) Multifunctional Nanosystems, Kyiv, Ukraine, 9-12 September 2001

Trends in Catalysis Research

Filename: trends-in-catalysis-research.pdf
ISBN: 1594546592
Release Date: 2006-01-01
Number of pages: 230
Author: Lawrence P. Bevy
Publisher: Nova Publishers

Download and read online Trends in Catalysis Research in PDF and EPUB Catalysis is the chemical or biological process whereby the presence of an external compound, a catalyst, serves as an agent to cause a chemical reaction to occur or to improve reaction performance without altering the external compound. Catalysis is a very important process from an industrial point of view since the production of most industrially important chemicals involve catalysis. Research into catalysis is a major field in applied science, and involves many fields of chemistry and physics. The book brings together leading research in this vibrant field.

Plasma Medicine

Filename: plasma-medicine.pdf
ISBN: 9781118437650
Release Date: 2012-12-19
Number of pages: 592
Author: Alexander Fridman
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Download and read online Plasma Medicine in PDF and EPUB This comprehensive text is suitable for researchers and graduate students of a ‘hot’ new topic in medical physics. Written by the world’s leading experts, this book aims to present recent developments in plasma medicine, both technological and scientific, reviewed in a fashion accessible to the highly interdisciplinary audience consisting of doctors, physicists, biologists, chemists and other scientists, university students and professors, engineers and medical practitioners. The book focuses on major topics and covers the physics required to develop novel plasma discharges relevant for medical applications, the medicine to apply the technology not only in-vitro but also in-vivo testing and the biology to understand complicated bio-chemical processes involved in plasma interaction with living tissues.

Low Temperature Plasma Technology

Filename: low-temperature-plasma-technology.pdf
ISBN: 9781466509900
Release Date: 2013-07-15
Number of pages: 493
Author: Paul K. Chu
Publisher: CRC Press

Download and read online Low Temperature Plasma Technology in PDF and EPUB Written by a team of pioneering scientists from around the world, Low Temperature Plasma Technology: Methods and Applications brings together recent technological advances and research in the rapidly growing field of low temperature plasmas. The book provides a comprehensive overview of related phenomena such as plasma bullets, plasma penetration into biofilms, discharge-mode transition of atmospheric pressure plasmas, and self-organization of microdischarges. It describes relevant technology and diagnostics, including nanosecond pulsed discharge, cavity ringdown spectroscopy, and laser-induced fluorescence measurement, and explores the increasing research on atmospheric pressure nonequilibrium plasma jets. The authors also discuss how low temperature plasmas are used in the synthesis of nanomaterials, environmental applications, the treatment of biomaterials, and plasma medicine. This book provides a balanced and thorough treatment of the core principles, novel technology and diagnostics, and state-of-the-art applications of low temperature plasmas. It is accessible to scientists and graduate students in low-pressure plasma physics, nanotechnology, plasma medicine, and materials science. The book is also suitable as an advanced reference for senior undergraduate students.

Non Equilibrium Air Plasmas at Atmospheric Pressure

Filename: non-equilibrium-air-plasmas-at-atmospheric-pressure.pdf
ISBN: 0750309628
Release Date: 2004-11-29
Number of pages: 700
Author: K.H. Becker
Publisher: CRC Press

Download and read online Non Equilibrium Air Plasmas at Atmospheric Pressure in PDF and EPUB Atmospheric-pressure plasmas continue to attract considerable research interest due to their diverse applications, including high power lasers, opening switches, novel plasma processing applications and sputtering, EM absorbers and reflectors, remediation of gaseous pollutants, excimer lamps, and other noncoherent light sources. Atmospheric-pressure plasmas in air are of particular importance as they can be generated and maintained without vacuum enclosure and without any additional feed gases. Non-Equilibrium Air Plasmas at Atmospheric Pressure reviews recent advances and applications in the generation and maintenance of atmospheric-pressure plasmas. With contributions from leading international researchers, the coverage includes advances in atmospheric-pressure plasma source development, diagnostics and characterization, air plasma chemistry, modeling and computational techniques, and an assessment of the status and prospects of atmospheric-pressure air plasma applications. The extensive application sections make this book attractive for practitioners in many fields where technologies based on atmospheric-pressure air plasmas are emerging.