Research

Time resolved Langmuir probe diagnostics for ECR plasma research

Transient effects in pulsed electron cyclotron resonance (ECR) plasmas are of high interest for applications, e.g. particle accelerators and...

Nanoparticle decoration of carbon nanotubes by sputtering

  Nanoparticle-decorated carbon nanotubes (CNTs) are effective chemical and biological sensors, surfaces for heterogeneous catalysis, photovoltaics, and conformal thermal...

CFx films synthesized by HIPIMS sputtering of carbon

The synthesis of amorphous CFx thin films by reactive high power impulse magnetron sputtering (rHiPIMS) was demonstrated in tetrafluoromethane...

Hydrofluorocarbon ion density of argon- or krypton-diluted CH2F2 plasmas

Quadrupole mass-spectroscopic analysis – in rare gas (M) diluted CH2F2 plasma – has revealed selective formation of CH2F+ ion...

Investigation of Solar Energy Materials

Bio Daniel Meysing is a Ph.D. candidate in the Chemical and Biological Engineering Department at the Colorado School of...

Hydra System Commissioning Study

Paul Scherrer Institute – PANDA Test Facility Studies Analysis of the composition and characteristics of vent streams from a...

Using MS to Understand Effect of Hydrogen Impurities on Performance of PEM Fuel Cell

The majority of all hydrogen gas produced in the world today is produced from hydrocarbons, by, e.g., reforming of...

Catalytic CH4 reforming with CO2 over activated carbon based catalysts

The objective of this study is to compare the performance of several activated carbon (AC) based catalysts for CH4...

Glucose production from hydrolysis of cellulose over a novel silica catalyst

Catalytic hydrolysis of cellulose over solid acid catalysts is one of efficient pathways for the conversion of biomass into...