Journal publications

Title Year Authors Journal title Source
Does spacecraft potential depend on the ambient electron density 2017 Shu T. Lai, Manuel Martinez-Sanchez, Kerri Cahoy, Michelle Thomsen, Yuri Shprits, Whitney Lohmeyer, and Frankie Wong IEEE Trans. Plasma Sci., in press  
Deep dielectric charging and spacecraft anomalies 2017 Shu T. Lai, Kerri Cahoy, Whitney Lohmeyer, Ashton Carlton, Raichelle Aniceto, and Joseph Minow Book: Extreme Events in Geospace, Elsevier Inc., in press  
Computational study of glow corona discharge in wind: biased conductor 2017 N. C. Nguyen, C. Guerra-Garcia, J. Peraire, M. Martinez-Sanchez Journal of Electrostatics, 89, pp.1-12, 2017
Emission Characteristics of Passively Fed Electrospray Microthrusters with Propellant Reservoirs 2017 D. Krejci, F. Mier Hicks, R. Thomas, T. Haag and P. Lozano Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets, 54, pp.447-458
Spacecraft-Charging Characteristics Induced by the Operation of Electrospray Thrusters 2017 F. Mier Hicks and P. Lozano Journal of Propulsion and Power, 33, pp.456-467
Electrospray Thrusters as Precise Attitude Control Actuators for Small Satellites 2017 F. Mier Hicks and P. Lozano Journal of Guidance, Control, and Dynamics, 40, pp.642-649
Mitigation of anomalous expansion of carbon aerogels and controllability of mean-pore-size by changes in mold geometry 2017 J. Rojas-Herrera and P. Lozano Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, 458, pp.22-27
Structure of the menisci of leaky dielectric liquids during electrically-assisted evaporation of ions 2016 C. Coffman, M. Martinez-Sanchez, F.J. Higuera and P. Lozano Appl. Phys. Lett., 109(23), 231602
Arc reattachment driven by a turbulent boundary layer: implications for the sweeping of lightning arcs along aircraft 2016 C. Guerra-Garcia, N. C. Nguyen, J. Peraire, M. Martinez-Sanchez J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys., 49(37): 375204
Spatial uniformity of the current emitted by an array of passively fed electrospray porous emitters 2016 C. Guerra-Garcia, D. Krejci and P. Lozano Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, Vol. 49, No. 11, 115503 (12pp)
Spacecraft Charging by Plasmas 2016 S. T. Lai and K. Cahoy Encyclopedia of Plasma Technology, invited article, Taylor and Francis, pp.1-15  
Localized pulsed nanosecond discharges in a counterflow nonpremixed flame environment  2015 C. Guerra-Garcia, M. Martinez-Sanchez, R. B. Miles, A. Starikovskiy Plasma Sources Sci. Technol., 24(5): 055010
Counterflow nonpremixed flame DC displacement under AC electric field  2015 C. Guerra-Garcia, M. Martinez-Sanchez  Combustion and Flame, 162(11): 4254-4263
Can insulating gaseous layers provide a dielectric barrier discharge effect? 2015 C. Guerra-Garcia, M. Martinez-Sanchez Applied Physics Letters, 106(4): 041601
Trapping of photoelectrons during spacecraft charging in sunlight 2015 S. T. Lai and K. Cahoy IEEE Trans. Plasma Sci., Vol.43, No.9, pp.2856-2860  
Micro-patterning of porous alumina layers with aligned nanopores 2013 M. Canonica, B. Wardle and P. Lozano Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, Vol. 25, 015017 
Alternative emitter substrates for ionic liquid ion source implementation in focused ion beams 2013 C. Perez-Martinez, J.A. Rojas and P.C. Lozano Microelectronic Engineering, Vol. 123, pp. 13-17   
Electrochemical Micromachining on Porous Nickel for Arrays of Electrospray Ion Emitters 2013 D.G. Courtney, H. Li and P. Lozano Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, Vol 22 No. 2, pp. 471-482  
The role of surface condition in the yields of secondary electrons, backscattered electrons, and photoelectrons from spacecraft 2013 S. T. Lai IEEE Trans. Plasma Sci., Vol.41, No.6, pp.3492-3497  
Gas-confined barrier discharges: a simplified model for plasma dynamics in flame environments 2013 C. Guerra-Garcia, M. Martinez-Sanchez J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys., 46(34): 345204
Emission Measurements from Planar Arrays of Porous Ionic Liquid Ion Sources 2012 D.G. Courtney, H. Li and P. Lozano Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, Vol. 45, 485203  
The Role of Upstream Distal Electrodes in Mitigating Electrochemical Degradation of Ionic Liquid Ion Sources 2012 N. Brikner and P.C. Lozano Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 101, 193504   
Visualization of Beams from Ionic Liquid Ion Sources for Focused Ion Beam Applications 2012 C. Perez-Martinez and P. Lozano Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B, Vol. 30, No. 6   
Some novel ideas of spacecraft charging mitigation 2012 S.T. Lai IEEE Trans. Plasma Sci., Vol.40, No.2, pp.402-409  
Electrospray propulsion based on emitters microfabricated in porous metals 2011 R. Legge and P. Lozano Journal of Propulsion and Power Vol. 27 No. 2  
Ionic liquid ion sources as a unique and versatile option in FIB applications 2011 C. Perez-Martinez, S. Guilet, J. Gierak and P.C. Lozano Microelectronic Engineering 88   
Experimental effects of nozzle geometry on flow efficiency at low Reynolds numbers 2011 A.R. Bruccoleri, R. Leiter, M. Drela and P. Lozano Journal of Propulsion and Power Vol. 28 No. 1   
Fundamentals of Spacecraft Charging 2011 S.T. Lai Princeton University Press  
Spacecraft Charging 2011 S.T. Lai, editor AIAA Press  
Ionic liquid ion sources for silicon reactive machining 2011 S. Guilet, C. Perez-Martinez, P. Jegou, P. Lozano and J. Gierak Microelectronic Engineering, Vol. 88, 1968-1971  
Some novel ideas of spacecraft charging Mitigation 2011 S.T. Lai IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, Vol 40, Iss. 2, pp. 402-409  
Importance of surface conditions for spacecraft charging 2010 S.T. Lai Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets,Vol 47, No.4, pp.634-638, Doi: 10.2524/1.48824   
Characterization of Conical Ionic Liquid Ion Sources for 2-D Electrospray Thruster Arrays on Porous Substrates 2010 D. Courtney and P. Lozano Transactions of the Japan Society for Aeronautical and Space Sciences, Aerospace Technology Japan, Vol. 8   
Development and characterization of an iodine field emission ion source for focused ion beam applications 2009 T. Fedkiw and P.C. Lozano Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B. 27(6)   
Development of ion sources from ionic liquids for microfabrication 2009 C. Perez-Martinez, S. Guilet, N. Gogneau, P. Jegou, J. Gierak and P.C. Lozano Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B. 28(3)   
Dependence of Electron Flux on Electron Temperature 2009 S.T. Lai Journal of Applied Physics, Vol 105, pp.094912-17, Doi: 10.1063/1.3125517   
On the anti-critical temperature in spacecraft charging 2008 S.T. Lai, M. Tauz Journal of Geophysical Research, Vol 113, A11211, Doi:10.1029/2008JA01361   
The use of ionic liquid ion sources in focused ion beam applications 2008 A. Zorzos and P.C. Lozano Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B. 26(6)   
Monoenergetic source of KiloDalton ions from Taylor cones of ionic liquids 2007 C. Larriba, S. Castro, J. Fernandez de la Mora and P. Lozano Journal of Applied Physics, Vol 101, 084303   
Bootstrap surface charging at GEO: Modeling and on-orbit observations from the DSCS-III B7 satellite 2007 Krause, L., D.L. Cooke, C.Enloe, G.Font, S.T. Lai, M. McHarg, and V. Putz IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, Vol 54, No.6, pp.1997-2003  
Effect of liquid properties on electrosprays from externally wetted ionic liquid ion sources 2007 S. Castro, J. Fernandez de la Mora, C. Larriba, Y. Yoshida, G. Saito, S. Sumer and P. Lozano Journal of Applied Physics, Vol 102, 094310   
Charging of fast spinning spheroidal satellites in sunlight 2007 M. Tautz, S.T. Lai Journal of Applied Physics, Vol 102, pp.024905-01 to -10   
Precision Hand Assembly of MEMS Subsystems Using DRIE-Patterned Deflection Spring Structures: An Example of an Out-of-Plane Substrate Assembly  2007 Velasquez-Garcia, L.F.; Akinwande, A.I.; Martinez-Sanchez, M.  Journal of Microelectrochemical Systems, Volume 16, Issue 3, 598 - 612  
Aspects of spacecraft charging in sunlight 2006 S.T. Lai, M. Tautz IEEE. Trans. Plasma Sci., Vol 34, No.5, 2053 - 2061, doi: 10.1109/TPS.2006.883362  
Analytic models for a spherical satellite charging in sunlight at any spin 2006 M. Tautz, S.T. Lai Annales Geophysicae, Vol 24, No.10, 2599-2610  
High-level spacecraft charging in eclipse at geosynchronous altitudes : A statistical study 2006 S.T. Lai, M. Tautz Journal of Geophysical Research,Vol 111, A09201, doi:10.1029/2004JA010733   
Energy properties of an EMI-Im ionic liquid ion source  2006 P. Lozano Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics Vol. 39 No. 1 126-134  
A Micro-Fabricated Linear Array of Electrospray Emitters for Thruster Applications  2006 Velasquez-Garcia, L.F.; Akinwande, A.I.; Martinez-Sanchez, M.  Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems V.15, no.5, 1260- 1271    
A Planar Array of Micro-Fabricated Electrospray Emitters for Thruster Applications  2006 Velasquez-Garcia, L.F.; Akinwande, A.I.; Martinez-Sanchez, M.  Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems V.15, no.5, 1272- 1280    
Ionic Liquid Ion Sources: Characterization of Externally Wetted Emitters  2005 Lozano, P., Martinez-Sanchez, M. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science Vol. 282 415-421    
On the dynamic response of externally wetted ionic liquid ion sources  2005 Lozano, P., Martinez-Sanchez, M.  Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics Vol. 38 No. 14 2371-2377    
Mass spectrometric analysis of colloid thruster ion emission from selected propellants  2005
Chiu, Y., Levandier, B., Austin, R., Dressler, R., Murray, P.T., Lozano, P. and Martinez-Sanchez, M. 
Journal of Propulsion and Power Vol. 21 No. 3 416-423    
Modeling the charging of geosynchronous and interplanetary spacecraft using Nascap-2K 2005 Mandell, M.J., D.L. Cooke, V.A. Davis, G.A. Jongeward, B.M. Gardner, R.A. Hilmer, K.P. Ray, S.T. Lai, and L.H. Krause Advances in Space Research, Vol 36, pp.2511-2515  
Analytic models for a rapidly spinning spherical satellite charging in sunlight 2005 M. Tautz, S.T. Lai Journal of Geophysical Research, Vol 110, A07, 220-229, doi: 10.1029 / 2004JA010787  
Charging of mirrors in space 2005 S.T. Lai Journal of Geophysical Research, Vol 110, A01204, doi:10.1029/2002JA009447   
Electrospray emission from nonwetting flat dielectric surfaces  2004 Lozano, P., Martinez-Sanchez, M.  Journal of Colloid and Interface Science Vol. 276 392-399    
Ionic Liquid Ion Sources: Suppression of electrochemical reactions using voltage alternation  2004 Lozano, P., Martinez-Sanchez, M.  Journal of Colloid and Interface Science Vol. 280 149-154