Selected  Publications in the Field of Particulate Material Science and Engineering

Peer Reviewed Publications
Conference Proceedings
2007 2007
2006 2006
2005 2005
2004 2004
2003 2003
2002 2002
2001 2001
2000 2000
Pre-2000
Pre-2000
Master's Theses
Doctoral Theses


A. Significant Peer Reviewed Publications

  1. R. Sharma, D. W. Clark, P. K. Srirama, M. K. Mazumder, “Contact charging of Martian Dust Simulant,” IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications (Accepted for publication), 2007.
  2. Rajesh Sharma, Edward Holcomb, Steve Trigwell and Malay Mazumder, “Stability of Atmospheric-pressure plasma induced changes on Polycarbonate surfaces,” Journal of Electrostatics, Vol. 65, Issue 4, pp. 269-273, 2007.
  3. M. K. Mazumder, R. Sharma, A. S. Biris, J. Zhang, C. Calle, and M. Zahn, “Self-cleaning Transparent Dust Shields for protecting Solar Panels and Other Devices,” Particulate Science and Technology, Vol. 25, pp. 5-20, 2007.
  4. M. K. Mazumder, A. S. Biris, C. E. Johnson, C. Y. Yurteri, R. A. Sims, R. Sharma, K. Pruessner, S. Trigwell and J. S. Clements, “Solar panel obscuration by dust and dust mitigation in the Martian atmosphere,” Particles on Surfaces 9: Detection, Adhesion And Removal, Brill, 2006, pp.1-29. ISBN 90 6764 435 8.
  5. M. K. Mazumder, R.A. Sims, A.S. Biris, P.K. Srirama, D. Saini, C.U. Yurteri, S. Trigwell, S. De and R. Sharma, “Twenty-first Century Research Needs in Electrostatic Processes Applied to Industry and Medicine,” Chemical Engineering Science, Volume 61, Issue 7, April 2006, Pages 2192-2211.
  6. Steve Trigwell, Samiran De, Rajesh Sharma, Malay K. Mazumder, and Jawahar L. Mehta, “Structural evaluation of radially expandable cardiovascular stents encased in a polyurethane film,” Journal of Biomedical Materials Research: Part B - Applied Biomaterials, Volume 76B, Issue 2 , February 2006, Pages 241 - 250
  7. Rajesh Sharma, R. Dale Rimmer, B. J. Davis, Ritu Shekhawat, Jyothsna Gunamgari, Malay K. Mazumder, and David A. Lindquist, “Plasma assisted activation of supported Au and Pd catalysts for CO Oxidation,” IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications, Vol.41, No.5, 2005. pp.1373-1376.
  8. S. De, R. Sharma, S. Trigwell, B. Laska, N. Ali, M. K. Mazumder, and J. L. Mehta, “Plasma treatment of polyurethane coatings for improved endothelial cell growth and adhesion,” Journal of Biomaterials: Polymer Edition Vol. 16, No. 8, 2005, pp. 973-989.
  9. R. Sharma, S. Trigwell, M. K. Mazumder, and R. A. Sims, “Modification of Electrostatic Properties of Polymer powders using Atmospheric Plasma Reactor,” in Polymer Surface Modification: Relevance to Adhesion, Volume 3 , 2004; VSP, AH Zeist, The Netherlands, pp. 25-37. ISBN 90-6764-403-X.
  10. Rajesh Sharma, David Caldwell, David A. Lindquist, Caner U. Yurteri, and Malay K Mazumder, “Phase change of SrCo0.5FeOx oxide ion conductor in reducing and oxidizing atmosphere" Am. Chem. Soc. Div. Fuel Chem. Prepr., 2003, 48 (1), pp. 387-389.
  11. S. De, A. Johnson, A. S. Biris, R. A. Sims, and M. K. Mazumder, "A Statistical Model for Analyzing Faraday Cage Effect in Powder Coating Applications", Submitted for review in IEEE-IAS Transactions, July 2003
  12. Rajesh Sharma, Steve Trigwell, Alexandru S. Biris, Robert A. Sims, and Malay K. Mazumder, “Effect of Ambient Relative Humidity and Surface Modification on the Charge Decay Properties of Polymer Powders in Powder Coating" IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications, Vol. 39 Issue: 1, Jan.-Feb. 2003, pp. 87-95.
  13. Steve Trigwell, Nick Grable, Caner U. Yurteri, Rajesh Sharma, and Malay K. Mazumder, “Effects of Surface Properties on the Tribocharging Characteristics of Polymer Powder as Applied to Industrial Processes” IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications, Vol. 39 Issue: 1, Jan.-Feb. 2003, pp. 79-86.
  14. Rajesh Sharma, Steve Trigwell, Alexandru S. Biris, Robert A. Sims, and Malay K. Mazumder, “Effect of Ambient Relative Humidity and Surface Modification on the Charge Decay Properties of Polymer Powders in Powder Coating" IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications, Vol. 39 Issue: 1, Jan.-Feb. 2003, pp. 87-95.
  15. Steve Trigwell, Nick Grable, Caner U. Yurteri, Rajesh Sharma, and Malay K. Mazumder, “Effects of Surface Properties on the Tribocharging Characteristics of Polymer Powder as Applied to Industrial Processes” IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications, Vol. 39 Issue: 1, Jan.-Feb. 2003, pp. 79-86.
  16. M. K. Mazumder, S. De, S. Trigwell, N. Ali, M. K. Mazumder, and J. L. Mehta, "Corrosion Resistance of Polyurethane-coated Nitinol Cardiovascular Stents", Journal of Biomaterials Science, Polymer Edition, Vol.14, No. 12, 2003, pp.351-362
  17. C. U. Yurteri, M. K. Mazumder, N. Grable, G. Ahuja, S. Trigwell, A. S. Biris, R. Sharma, and R. A. Sims, “Electrostatic effects on dispersion, transport, and deposition of fine pharmaceutical powders: Development of an experimental method for quantitative analysis”, Particulate Science and Technology, Vol. 20, 2002, pp. 59-79.
  18. Rajesh Sharma, Robert A. Sims, Malay K. Mazumder, “Modification of Surface Properties of Polymeric Materials,”  Journal of Arkansas Academy of Sciences, Vol. 56, 2002, pp.157-161.
  19. S. De, M. Pritchett, M. K. Mazumder, C.U.Yurteri, and O. Egorov, "Electrostatic Microencapsulation Technique for Producing Composite Particles", Particulate Science and Technology, 20: 1-17, 2002
  20. M. K. Mazumder, A.S. Biris, R. Sharma, D. Kumar, S. Trigwell and R.A. Sims, “Measurement of surface topography, packing density, and surface charge distribution of an electrostatically deposited powder layer by image analysis of fluorescent latex spheres", Particulate Science and Technology: An International Journal, 19, pp 239-256, 2002
  21. S. De, M. K. Mazumder, R.A. Sims, O.B. Egorov , C.U. Yurteri, M. Pritchett, A. Biris, and A. Rego, "Electrostatic Microencapsulation of Composite Particulate Materials for Manufacturing and Environmental Applications",  Journal of Arkansas Academy of Science, April 2002
  22. A. S. Biris, S.De, C. Yurteri, M.K. Mazumder, R.A.Sims, M. Pritchett, and S. Trigwell, “Reduction Of Dendrite Formations to improve the Appearance Of The Powder Cured Films For Automotive Industry”,  Journal of Arkansas Academy of Science, April 2002
  23. Rajesh Sharma, Robert A. Sims and Malay K. Mazumder, “Modification of surface properties of polymeric materials”  Journal of Arkansas Academy of Science, April 2002
  24. D. Saini, C.U. Yurteri, N. Grable, R.A. Sims, M.K. Mazumder, “Effect of charge on the deposition of electrostatically charged respirable aerosols in lung model”, Journal of Arkansas Academy of Science, April, 2002
  25. C. U. Yurteri, M.K.Mazumder, N. Grable, G. Ahuja, S. Trigwell, A.S.Biris, R.Sharma, and R.A.Sims, “Electrostatic effects on dispersion, transport, and deposition of fine pharmaceutical powders: Development on an experimental method for quantitative analysis”, Particulate Science and Technology: An International Journal, 20, pp 59-79, 2002
  26. M. K. Mazumder, A. S. Biris, R. Sharma, D. Kumar, S. Trigwell, and R. A. Sims, “Measurement of Surface Topography, Packing Density, and Surface Charge Distribution of an Electrostatically Deposited Powder Layer by Image Analysis of Fluorescent Latex Spheres,” Particulate Science and Technology, Vol. 19, 2002, pp. 239-256.
  27. S. Trigwell, M. K. Mazumder, and R. Pellisier “Tribocharging in Electrostatic Beneficiation of Coal Effects of Surface Composition on Work Function as measured by XPS and UPS in Air” Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology A, 19(4), pp 1454-1459, July/August 2001 
  28. R. A. Sims, M. K. Mazumder, X. Liu, J. R. Mountain, D. J. Wankum, P. Pettit, and T. Chasser, "Electrostatic Effects on First Pass Transfer Efficiency in the Application of Powder Coatings", IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications, Volume 37,  Issue 6,  Nov.-Dec. 2001 Page(s):1610 - 1617
  29. J. R. Mountain, M. K. Mazumder, R. A. Sims, "Triboelectric Charging of Polymer Powders in Fluidization and Transport Processes", IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications, Volume 37,  Issue 3,  May-June 2001 Page(s):778 - 784
  30. M. K. Mazumder, Electrostatic Processes, 1999 Encyclopedia of Electrical Engineering, J. Weber (ed.), John Wiley & Sons, 1999
  31. S. Banerjee and M. K. Mazumder, "Adhesion of Charged Powders to a Metal Surface in the Powder Coating Process", IEEE/IAS Transactions, Vol. 32, No. 6, pp. 1243-1249, 1996.
  32. M. K. Mazumder, S. Banerjee, R. E. Ware, C. Mu, N. Kay, and C. C. Huang, "Characterization of Tribocharging Properties of Powder Paint", IEEE/IAS Transactions, Vol. 30, P. 365-369, 1994.
  33. P. A. Baron, M. K. Mazumder, and Y. S. Cheng, "Direct Reading Techniques Using Optical Particle Detection", Chapter 17 in Aerosol Measurements: Principles, P. Baron and K. Willeke (Ed.), Van Nostrand Reinhold, New York, 1992.
  34. D. A. Jackson, K. Tennal, M. K. Mazumder, J. D. Wilson, and B. A. Ragent, "Photoacoustic Detection of Radiation Absorbing Particles in Gases", Particles in Gases and Liquids: Detection, Characterization, and Control, K. Mittal, ed., Vol. 12, Plenum Press, 1992.
  35. N. Kutsuwada, N. Okada, N. Yoshimura, Y. Nakamura, S. Sasabe, M. K. Mazumder, and T. Murata, "Tribocharging of Monocomponent Toner for Analyzing Charge Distributions by E-SPART Analyzer", Imaging Science and Technology Annual Meeting, October 25-30, 1992.
  36. M. K. Mazumder, R. E. Ware, T. Yokoyama, B. Rubin, and D. Kamp, "Measurement of Particle Size and Electrostatic Charge Distributions on Toners Using E-SPART Analyzers", IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications, Vol. 27, No. 4, 1991.
  37. N. Y. Kutsuwada, S. Sasabe, and M. K. Mazumder, "A Measurement of Negative Toner Charge by Applying Millikan's Oil Drop Method", Jr. of Imaging Technology, Vol. 17, No. 6, pp. 291-295, 1991.
  38. K. B. Tennal, M. K. Mazumder, R. N. Reddy, and A. Siag, "Effect of Loading on the Collection Efficiency of Electret Filters", International Journal of Particle Science and Technology, 9:19-29, 1991.
  39. M. K. Mazumder, et al., "Dual Laser Doppler System for Real-Time Simultaneous Characterization of Aerosols by Size and Concentration", Lung Dosimetry, J. D. Crapo (Ed.), Academic Press, 1989.
  40. M. K. Mazumder and A. M. Siag, "Influence of Particle Charge on the Collection Efficiency of Electrified Filter Mats", in Particles in Gases and Liquids, K. Mittal (Ed.), Plenum Press, pp. 205-221, 1989.
  41. J. Adams, D. E. Wennerstrom, and M. K. Mazumder, J. Douglas Wilson, and Roger C. Bone, "Use of Bacteria as Model Nonspherical Aerosol Particles", Journal of Aerosol Science, Vol. 16, No. 3, pp. 193-200, 1985.
  42. F. Charles Hiller, Kevin T. McCusker, Malay K. Mazumder, J. Douglas Wilson, and Roger C. Bone, "Deposition of Sidestream Smoke in the Human Respiratory Tract", Am. Rev. Respir. Dis., 125:406-408, 1982.
  43. F. C. Hiller, M. K. Mazumder, J. D. Wilson, R. C. Bone, "Effect of High Humidity on Particle Size of Bronchodilator Aerosols", Clinical Research, 27; 3, 399A, 1979.
  44. F. Hiller, M. Mazumder, D. Wilson, and R. Bone, "Aerodynamic Size Distribution of Metered-Dose Bronchodilator Aerosols", Am. Rev. Respir. Dis., 118; 311, 1978.

B. Conference Proceedings


  1. Chris Wyatt, Rajesh Sharma, Jing Zhang, Malay K. Mazumder, "Development of a Flexible Electrodynamic Screen for Lunar Dust Mitigation on Eva Suits and Exploration Equipment" Proceedings of the ESA Annual Meeting on Electrostatics, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana; 2007 pp. 250-258
  2. J. Robison, C. Wyatt, J. Zhang R. Sharma, and M. K. Mazumder,"Development and Testing of Large Area Electrodynamic Screens for Deployment on Mars Missions" Proceedings of the ESA Annual Meeting on Electrostatics, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana; 2007 pp. 227-233
  3. M. K. Mazumder, C. Wyatt, J. Lintag, R. Sharma and P. K. Srirama, "Electrodynamic Formation of Ordered Mixtures of Powders" Proceedings of the ESA Annual Meeting on Electrostatics, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana; 2007 pp. 211-212
  4. Mohammed Ali, Rama N. Reddy, Malay K. Mazumder, "Electrostatic Charge Effects on Depositioin of Asthma Drugs in the Human Oral-Pharyngeal-Laryngeal Regions" Proceedings of the ESA Annual Meeting on Electrostatics, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana; 2007 pp. 199-210
  5. R. Sharma, J. J. Diaz, V. Saini, A. S. Biris, and M. K. Mazumder, "Structural Properties of Atmospheric-Plasma treated Nanocrystalline TiO2 for Photovoltaic Applications" Proceedings of the ESA Annual Meeting on Electrostatics, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana; 2007 pp. 166
  6. P K. Srirama, J. Zhang, J. D. Wilson, M. K. Mazumder, "Mars Dust: Real Time and In-Situ Measurements of Size and Charge Distributions" Proceedings of the ESA Annual Meeting on Electrostatics, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana; 2007 pp.184-19
  7. R. Sharma, C. Wyatt, J. Zhang, C. Calle, N. Mardisich, Malay Mazumder, “Performance Analysis of Electrodynamic Self-cleaning Transparent Films for its Applications to Mars and Lunar Missions,” in Conf. Record IEEE Industry Applications Society 42nd Annual Meeting, New Orleans, 2007. (accepted)
  8. M. K. Mazumder, J. Robison, C. Wyatt, P. K. Srirama, R. Sharma, and A. S. Biris, “Electrohydrodynamic Dispersion of Dry Fine Powders,” in Conf. Record IEEE Industry Applications Society 42nd Annual Meeting, New Orleans, 2007.(accepted)
  9. J. Zhang, P. K. Srirama, R. Sharma, C. I. Calle, M. K. Mazumder, “In-situ Measurements of Particle Size and Charge Distributions for Mars and Lunar Missions,” in Conf. Record IEEE Industry Applications Society 42nd Annual Meeting, New Orleans, 2007.(accepted)
  10. R. Sharma, D. W. Clark, P. K. Srirama, M. K. Mazumder, “Contact charging of Martian Dust Simulant,” ESA/IEEE/IEJ/SFE Joint Conference on Electrostatics, University of California, Berkeley, CA, 2006.
  11. Rajesh Sharma, Edward Holcomb, Steve Trigwell and Malay Mazumder, “Stability of Atmospheric-pressure plasma induced changes on Polycarbonate surfaces,” ESA/IEEE/IEJ/SFE Joint Conference on Electrostatics, University of California, Berkeley, CA, 2006. [Poster]
  12. M. K. Mazumder, C. Calle, C. Immer, R. Sharma, A. S. Biris, C. Wyatt, M. Zahn, R. Surampudi, N. Mardesich, S. White, C. Hare, and G. Landis, “Lunar Dust Mitigation: A critical requirement for Long-Term Robotic and Human Exploration to the Moon,” 5th Conference of the  "Société Française d'Electrostatique" (SFE), Grenoble, France, 2006.
  13. A. S. Biris, E. Dervishi, S. Trigwell, A. R. Biris, S. Trigwell, D. Lupu, D. Saini, R. Sharma, J. Tebbetts, M. K. Mazumder, “Surface and Bulk Resistivity Control for Thin Films of Carbon Nanotube-Polymer Composite Materials,” 5th Conference of the  "Société Française d'Electrostatique" (SFE), Grenoble, France, 2006.
  14. Rajesh Sharma, Edward Holcomb, Steve Trigwell and Malay Mazumder, “Stability of Atmospheric-pressure plasma induced changes on Polycarbonate surfaces,” Proceedings of the Joint Conference of ESA/IEEE/IEJ/SFE, Berkeley, CA, 2006, pp. 711-719.
  15. M. K. Mazumder, M. Zahn, R. Sharma, J. Zhang, C. Calle, C. Immer, N. Mardesich, “Development of Self-Cleaning Transparent Dust Shields using Low-power Electrodynamic Fields for Solar Panel on Mars,” Proceedings of the Joint Conference of ESA/IEEE/IEJ/SFE, Berkeley, CA, 2006, pp.177-204.
  16. C. E. Johnson, P. K. Srirama, R. Sharma, K. Pruessner, J. Zhang, and M. K. Mazumder, “Effect of particle size distribution on the performance of electrodynamic screens,” Conf. Record IEEE Industry Applications 40th Annual General Meeting, Hong Kong, 2005.
  17. M. Ali, M. K. Mazumder, R. Sharma, and P. K. Srirama, “In-vitro studies of nebulizer aerosol particles deposition as a function of aerodynamic size and electrostatic charge in an anatomical throat cast.” Frontiers in Aerosol Dosimetry Research Conference, Oct 2005.
  18. M. K. Mazumder, D. Saini, A.S. Biris, P.K. Srirama, C.I. Calle, and C.R. Buhler, “Mars dust characterization of particle size and electrostatic charge distributions, Workshop on Granular Materials in Lunar and Martian Exploration, Kennedy Space, Center, FL 2005.
  19. M. K. Mazumder, C. I. Calle, K. Pruessner, R. Sharma, P.K. Srirama, M. Ali, C. Immer, S. Trigwell, J.S. Clements, A.S. Biris, J. Mantovani, and A. Chen, “Research needs in electrostatics for lunar and Mars space missions,” IEEE Industry Applications Conference, Vol 1, 327-333 2005.
  20. C. E. Johnson, Srirama, P. K. Sharma, R.,  Pruessner, K.,  Zhang, J.,  Mazumder, M.K. , “Effect of particle size distribution on the performance of electrodynamic screening systems”, 40th IEEE/IAS Annual Meeting, Hong Kong, Oct 2005
  21. J. Zhang, P.K. Srirama, M. K. Mazumder, “ESPART analyzer for Mars mission: A new approach in signal processing and sampling”. 40th IEEE/IAS Annual Meeting, Hong Kong, Oct 2005.
  22. M. K. Mazumder, P.K. Srirama, et. al., “Dust Characterization and Dust management technologies for future missions to moon”, NASA Lunar Dust workshop, Colorado, May 2005.
  23. A. G. Scott, P. K. Srirama, et. al., “Bridging a High School Science Fair Experience with First Year Undergraduate Research: Using the E-SPART Analyzer to Determine Electrostatic Charge Properties of Compositionally Varied Rock Dust Particles as Terrestrial Analogues to Mars Materials,” Poster Presentation, 36th Lunar & Planetary Science, Houston, TX, 2005.
  24. Malay K. Mazumder, Rajesh Sharma, et al., “Research Needs in Electrostatics for Lunar and Mars Space Missions,” Conf. Record IEEE Industry Applications 40th Annual General Meeting, Hong Kong, 2005.
  25. R. Sharma, P. K. Srirama, C. E. Johnson, M. K. Mazumder, K. Pruessner, D. W. Clark, “Electrostatic Properties of Mars/ Lunar Dust Simulants and their Effects on the performance of Dust Mitigation Devices,” Space Resources Roundtable VII: LEAG Conference on Lunar Exploration, League City, Texas, 2005. [Poster]
  26. R. Sharma, S. De and M. K. Mazumder, “Surface modification of biomaterials using He glow discharge plasma and NH3 treatment for augmenting biocompatibility,” 40th   IEEE/Industry Application Society Annual Meeting, Hong Kong, 2005.
  27. R. Sharma, R. D. Rimmer, Ritu Shekhawat, J. Gunamgari, M. K. Mazumder, and D. A. Lindquist “Plasma Surface Modification of Au and Pd Catalysts for CO oxidation,” Presented at the Thirty-ninth IEEE/Industry Application Society Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA, October 4-7, 2004.
  28. A.S Biris, D. Saini, P.K. Srirama, M.K. Mazumder, R.A. Sims, C.I. Calle, and C.R. Buhler, “Electrodynamic removal of contaminant particles and its applications,” Conference Record of the IEEE Industry Applications Conference, Vol. 2, 1283-1286 (2004)
  29. P. K. Srirama, M. K. Mazumder, “Measurement of Charge Distribution of Highly Charged Particles by E-SPART Analyzer”, 39th IEEE/IAS Annual Meeting, Seattle, Washington, October 2004.
  30. M. K. Mazumder, D. Saini, A.S Biris, P. K. Srirama, C. Calle, C, Buhler; Mars Dust: Characterization of Particle Size and Electrostatic Charge Distribution, 35 th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, March 15-19th, Houston, Texas, 2004
  31. R. Sharma and M. K. Mazumder, “Plasma Engineering and Catalysis,” Presented at the 27th Annual SAACS Area College Chemistry Meeting, University of Tennessee -Martin, April 24, 2004.
  32. Rajesh Sharma, Jyothsna Gunamgari, R. Dale Rimmer, David A. Lindquist, and Malay K. Mazumder, “Plasma activation of Al2O3 supported Pd catalysts,” Presented at the Division of Inorganic Chemistry, 227th American Chemical Society National Meeting, Anaheim, CA, March 28-April 1, 2004. [Poster]
  33. R. Sharma, R. D. Rimmer, Ritu Shekhawat, J. Gunamgari, M. K. Mazumder, and D. A. Lindquist “Plasma Surface Modification of Au and Pd Catalysts for CO oxidation,” in Conference Record of the 2004 IEEE Industry Applications Conference, vol. 1, pp. 560 – 562.
  34. S. De, R. Sharma, N. Ali, and M. K. Mazumder, “Enhancement of blood compatibility of implants by helium plasma treatment,” in Conference Record of the 2004 IEEE Industry Applications Conference, vol. 2, pp. 932 – 936.
  35. M. K. Mazumder, R. A. Sims, A. S. Biris, P. K. Srirama, C. U. Yurteri, D. Saini, S. Trigwell, S. De, and R. Sharma, “ Twenty-first Century Research Needs in Electrostatic Processes Applied to Industry and Medicine,” 12th Nisshin Engineering Particle Technology seminar, NEPTIS-XII, Awaji, Japan, November 30th – December 2nd, 2003, pp. 1-16.
  36. M. K. Mazumder, P. K. Srirama, et. al., “Twenty-first Century Research Needs in Electrostatic Processes Applied to Industry and Medicine”, 12th Nisshin E.g. Particle Technology International seminar, Japan, Nov-Dec, 2003.
  37. D. Saini, P. K. Srirama, R. A. Sims, and M. K. Mazumder, “Generation of test aerosols for drug delivery studies”, Proceedings ESA-IEEE Joint Meeting on Electrostatics 2003, pg. 756-768.
  38. P. K. Srirama, R. A. Sims, A. S. Biris, J. D. Wilson, and M. K. Mazumder, “Development of a portable electrostatic charge separator”, Proceedings ESA-IEEE Joint Meeting on Electrostatics 2003, pg. 241-247.
  39. R. Sharma, S. Trigwell, M. K. Mazumder, & R. A. Sims, “Surface modification of polymer powders using inert plasma and physisorption for controlling tribocharging characteristics,” in Proceedings ESA-IEEE Joint Meeting on Electrostatics, Little Rock, AR, June 2003, pp. 465-472.
  40. S. Trigwell, R. Sharma, J. Moskito & M.K. Mazumder, “Surface characterization of plasma modified polystyrene microspheres,” in Proceedings ESA-IEEE Joint Meeting on Electrostatics, Little Rock, AR, June 2003, pp. 484-497.
  41. R. Sharma, S. Trigwell, M. K. Mazumder, and R. A. Sims, “Surface modification of polymer powders using inert plasma and physisorption for controlling tribocharging characteristics,” Presented at the Electrostatic Society of America-IEEE Joint Meeting on Electrostatics, Little Rock, AR, June 24-27, 2003.
  42. R. Sharma, R. A. Sims, M. K. Mazumder, “Modification of Electrostatic Properties of Polymer powders using Atmospheric Plasma Reactor,” Presented at the Fourth International Symposium on Polymer Surface Modification: Relevance to Adhesion, Orlando, FL, June 9 2003
  43. Rajesh Sharma, David Caldwell, David A. Lindquist, Caner U. Yurteri, Malay K Mazumder, “Phase change of SrCo0.5FeOx oxide ion conductor in reducing and oxidizing atmosphere,” Presented at the Division of Fuel Chemistry, 225th American Chemical Society National meeting, New Orleans, LA, March 23-27, 2003.
  44. Rajesh Sharma, David Caldwell, David A. Lindquist and Malay K. Mazumder, “Phase changes of SrCo0.5FeOx oxide ion conductor in reducing and oxidizing atmosphere” Division of Fuel Chemistry, 225th ACS National Meeting, New Orleans, LA, March 23-27, 2003
  45. S. De, B.C. Berry, T. Viswanathan, A.U. Shaikh, and M.K. Mazumder, "Corrosion inhibition of Al 2024 T3 using water dispersible lignosulfonic acid-doped polyaniline", Proceedings Electrochemical Society 202nd Meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah, October 2002.
  46. D. Saini, C.U. Yurteri, N. Grable, R.A. Sims, and M.K. Mazumder, “Drug Delivery Studies on Electrostatically Charged Dry Powder Inhaler Aerosols using a Glass Bead Lung Model”, Proceedings 37th IEEE/IAS Annual Meeting , Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, October 2002
  47. R. Sharma, R.A. Sims, M.K. Mazumder, “Charge Decay Enhancement in Polymer Powders using Plasma Treatment”, Proceedings 37th IEEE/IAS Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, October 2002
  48. A. S. Biris, S. De, C. U. Yurteri, M. K. Mazumder, and R. A. Sims, “Parametric Study of the Faraday Cage Effect of Charged Particles and its Implications in the Powder Coating Process”, Proceedings 37th IEEE/IAS Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, October 2002
  49. S. De, A.S. Biris, M.K. Mazumder, C.U. Yurteri, and R.A. Sims, “Surface defects and corrosion in electrostatically deposited powder films”, Proceedings 37th IEEE/IAS Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, October 2002
  50. S. De, R. Engelken, A. Shaikh, A.S. Biris, M.K. Mazumder, R. Tanner, and C. Chastain, “Corrosion Resistance of Electrodeposited Molybdenum and Tungsten Oxides on Aluminum Alloys”, Proceedings Aerospace and Airline Plating and Metal Finishing Conference, AESF, Orlando, Florida, August 2002
  51. C.U. Yurteri, N. Grable, G. Ahuja, A.S. Biris, and M.K. Mazumder, “Electrostatic Effects on the Transport and Dispersion of Pharmaceutical Powders”, Proceedings 30th ESA/IEJ Annual meeting and Joint Conference, June 26, 2002
  52. D. Saini, C. U. Yurteri, N. Grable, R.A. Sims, and M.K. Mazumder, “Development of a Surrogate Human Airway System for Studying Site Specific Lung Deposition of Inhaled Medical Aerosols”, Proceedings 30th ESA/IEJ Annual meeting and Joint Conference, June, 2002
  53. R. Sharma, R.A. Sims, and M.K. Mazumder, “A Novel Atmospheric Plasma-Fluidized Bed Reactor for Surface Modification of Polymer Powders”, Proceedings 30th ESA/IEJ Annual meeting and Joint Conference, June, 2002
  54. A. S. Biris, M. K. Mazumder, C. U. Yurteri, and R. A. Sims, “Microstructure of Powder Deposition in Electrostatic Coating Process and its Influence on the Appearance of the Cured Polymer”, Proceedings 30th ESA/IEJ Annual meeting and Joint Conference, June, 2002
  55. S. De, A.S. Biris, M.K. Mazumder, R.A. Sims, and A. Shaikh, "Corrosion Resistance of Thin Powder Coated Films", Proceedings 30th ESA/IEJ Annual meeting and Joint Conference, June 26, 2002
  56. M. K. Mazumder, C. U. Yurteri, et al, “Bipolar Electrostatic Charging of Fine Pharmaceutical Powders by Dispersion and Transport Processes and Its Implications to Lung Deposition of Inhaled DPI Aerosols”, Respiratory Drug Delivery VIII, Tuscon, AZ, May 12-16 2002
  57. R. Sharma, R. A. Sims, and M. K. Mazumder, “Charge Decay Enhancement in Polymer Powders using Plasma Treatment,” Presented at the 37th IEEE-Industrial Application Society Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA, October 14-19, 2002.
  58. R. Sharma, R. A. Sims, M. K. Mazumder, “A Novel Atmospheric Plasma-Fluidized Bed Reactor for Surface Modification of Polymer Powders,” Presented at the Electrostatic Society of America-Institute of Electrostatics, Japan Joint Meeting, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, June 26-28, 2002.
  59. R. Sharma, R.A. Sims, and M.K. Mazumder, “Modification of Surface Properties of Polymeric Materials,” Presented at the ArkansasAcademy of Science, 86th Annual Meeting, Little Rock, April 5-6, 2002.
  60. Rajesh Sharma, David Caldwell, David A Lindquist and M.K. Mazumder, “High Temperature Ion Transport using Perovskite Phase Ceramic Membranes,” Presented at the Arkansas Academy of Science, 86th Annual Meeting, Little Rock, April 5-6, 2002. [Poster]
  61. R. Sharma, R. A. Sims, M. K. Mazumder, “Charge Decay Enhancement in Polymer Powders using Plasma Treatment,” in Conference Record of the 2002 IEEE Industry Applications Conference, vol. 1, pp. 610 – 613.
  62. R. Sharma, R. A. Sims, M. K. Mazumder, “A Novel Atmospheric Plasma-Fluidized Bed Reactor for Surface Modification of Polymer Powders,” in Proceedings Electrostatic Society of America-Institute of Electrostatics, Japan Joint Meeting, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, 2002, pp. 281-289.  
  63. R. Sharma, S. Trigwell, R.A. Sims, and M.K. Mazumder, “Effect of Ambient Relative Humidity on Charge Decay Properties of Polymer Powder and the Occurrence of Back Corona in Powder Coating,” in Conference Record of the 2001 IEEE Industry Applications Conference, vol. 3, pp. 1961 –1965.
  64. R. Sharma, S. Trigwell, R.A. Sims, and M.K. Mazumder “Effect of Plasma Treatment on Surface Resistivity of Polymers,” Proceedings Electrostatic Society of America 29th Annual Conference, East Lansing, MI, 2001, pp.108-115.
  65. S. Trigwell, C. Yurteri, R. Sharma, and M.K. Mazumder “Unipolar Tribocharging of Powders: Effects of Surface Contamination on the Work Function,” in Proceedings Electrostatic Society of America 29th Annual Conference, East Lansing, MI, 2001, pp. 27-35.
  66. R. Sharma, S. Trigwell, R.A. Sims, and M.K. Mazumder., “Effect of Ambient Relative Humidity on Charge Decay Properties of Polymer Powder and the Occurrence of Back Corona in Powder Coating,” Presented at the 36th IEEE-Industrial Application Society Annual Meeting, Chicago, Sept 30 - Oct 5 2001.
  67. R. Sharma, S. Trigwell, R.A. Sims, and M.K. Mazumder “Effect of Plasma Treatment on Surface   Resistivity of Polymers,” Presented at the Electrostatic Society of America 29th Annual Conference, East Lansing, MI, June 27-30, 2001.
  68. R. A. Sims, M. K. Mazumder, A.S. Biris, R. Sharma, D. Kumar, “Effect of Electrical Resistivity on the Adhesion and Thickness of Electrostatically Deposited Powder Layers,” in Conference Record Thirty-Fifth IEEE-IAS Annual Meeting, Rome, Italy, Vol. 2, 2000, pp. 820 –823.
  69. M. K. Mazumder, D. Kumar, R. Wage, A. Biris, R. Sharma, R.A. Sims, “The Use of Fluorescent Particle Image Analysis to Measure the Surface Profile and Charge Distribution of Electrostatically Deposited Powder,” Conference Record Thirty-Fifth IEEE-IAS Annual Meeting, Rome, Italy, Vol. 2, 2000, pp. 842 -846
  70. R. Sharma, A. S. Biris, R. A. Sims, and M. K. Mazumder "Effect of Ambient Relative  Humidity on Charge Decay Properties of Polymer Powder and the Occurrence of  Back  Corona  in  Powder  Coating "  Proceedings of IEEE/IAS Annual Meeting, Chicago, Sept 30 – Oct 5, 2001
  71. N. C. Grable, Gaurav Ahuja, M. K.Mazumder, ”Application of Boxer Charger for Charging Polymer Powder without Free Ion Current”, Proceedings of IEEE/IAS Annual Meeting, Chicago, Sept 30 – Oct 5, 2001
  72. A. S. Biris, M.K. Mazumder, C. Yurteri et al “Application of Ring Electrodes on a  Corona Gun to Reduce Back Corona by Ion Current Control”,. Proceedings of IEEE/IAS Annual Meeting, Chicago, Sept 30 – Oct 5 2001
  73. S. Trigwell, N. Grable, C. U. Yurteri, S. O’Connor, and M.K. Mazumder “Effects of Surface Properties on the Tribocharging Characteristics of Polymer Powder as Applied to Industrial Powder Coatings and Material Separation” Proceedings of  IEEE/IAS Annual Meeting,  Chicago, Sept 30 – Oct 5 2001
  74. R. Sharma, S. Trigwell, R.A. Sims, and M.K. Mazumder “Effect of Plasma Treatment on Surface Resistivity of Polymers” Proceedings of Electrostatic Society of America 29th Annual Conference, East Lansing, MI, June 27 2001
  75. S. Trigwell, C. Yurteri, R. Sharma, and M. K. Mazumder “Unipolar Tribocharging of  Powders: Effects of Surface Contamination on the Work Function” Proceedings of Electrostatic Society of America 29th Annual Conference, East Lansing, MI, June 27 2001
  76. A. S. Biris, M. K. Mazumder, R. A. Sims, C. U. Yurteri, J. Snodgrass, S. De., ”Orange peel on Electrostatics and Particle size Effect” Proceedings of Electrostatic Society of America 29th Annual Conference, East Lansing, MI, June 27 2001
  77. S. Trigwell, M.K. Mazumder, and M. Engelhard “Effects of Surface Composition on Work Function in Tribocharging of Powders” 13th Interdisciplinary Surface Science Conference, University College, London, Apr 2 - 5 2001
  78. M. K. Mazumder, R. E. Ware, Z. Ju, "Triboelectric Charge Properties of Microtoners, Imaging Science and Technology Annual Meeting, October 25-30, 1992.
  79. M. K. Mazumder, S. Banerjee, and C. Mu, "Simultaneous Real-Time Characterization of Electrostatic Charge and Aerodynamic Size Distributions of Powders and Its Application to Particle and Powder Technology", Proceedings of the Engineering Foundation Conference on Dispersion and Aggregation Fundamentals and Applications, Sheraton Palm Coast, FL, March 15-20, 1992.
  80. M. K. Mazumder, R. E. Ware, N. Kaya, and T. Yokoyama, "Electrical Properties of Powders: Real Time Analysis and Control", Proceedings of Second World Congress on Particle Technology, Sept. 19-22, Kyoto, Japan, Part IV, pp. 505-511, 1990.
  81. C. P. Wu, M. K. Mazumder, and R. Cole, "Transport of Charged Particles in Gas Streams", Particles in Gases and Liquids: Detection, Characterization and Control, K. Mittal (Ed.), Plenum Press, 1990.
  82. P. J. Anderson, F. C. Hiller, and M. K. Mazumder, "Deposition of 0.02-0.2 micrometer Particles in the Human Respiratory Tract: Effect of Variation in the Respiratory Patterns", Am. Occup. Hyg., Vol. 32, pp. 91-100, 1988.
  83. M. K. Mazumder and F. C. Hiller, "Particle Analysis in the Pulmonary Tree by Laser Doppler Velocimetry", in Lasers in Medicine, SPIE Proceedings, Vol. 712, p. 117, September 1986.

 

 


     


A. Masters’ Theses

  1. Kirsch, Kirby Jude, "Aerosol Size Spectrum Analysis using Relaxation-Time Measurement", 1973
  2. Wankum, David L., "A General Purpose Spatial Frequency Spectrum Analyzer", 1973
  3. Young, Richard Allen, "Analysis of Biological Specimens by Fourier Optical Techniques", 1975
  4. Kocher, Thomas Earl, "Directional Acoustic Measurements by Laser Doppler Velocimeters", 1978
  5. Halbert, Mary Kim, "Respirable Fraction of Household Aerosols", 1979
  6. Land, David R., "Development of a Micro-LDV for Sub-Sonic Boundary-Layer Flow Studies", 1980
  7. Carabello, Nemesio, "Studies of Electrophoresis Phenomena Employing Laser Doppler Velocimetry", 1981
  8. Olson, Thomas J., "Determination of Aerodynamic Relaxation Time by Measurement of Particle Velocity Amplitudes in an Acoustic Field", 1981
  9. Page, Allen, "Development of a Portable SPART Analyzer for Atmospheric Particulate Monitoring", 1981
  10. Wilson, James Douglas, "Development of a Microprocessor-Based Dwell-Time Correction Method for the SPART Analyzer", 1983
  11. Lau, Kam-Tao, "The Stability of Submicron Bis (2-Ethyl-Hexyl) Sebacate Aerosol", 1984
  12. Young, Paul Larry, "Real-Time Measurement of Electric Charge on Individual Aerosol Particles with Single Electron Charge Resolution", 1984
  13. Hirschy, Lewis Wayne, "Development of a Fly Ash Sampling and Size Analysis System", 1987
  14. Wu, Chaoping, "Transport of Charge Particles and Powders", 1991
  15. Kandarpa, Venkata K., "Erythropoietin Hormone Dose Response Measurements Using Optical Correlation and Image Processing Methods: A Feasibility Study", 1994
  16. Chen, Hua, "Modeling of Powder Paint Particle Trajectories in Electrostatic Painting", 1997
  17. Jheng, Jian, "Motion of Charged Aerosol Particles in the Oscillating Electric Field of a Toroidal Electrode", 1997
  18. Lan, Tianhui, "A Digital Signal Processor for Size and Charge Measurement of Particles from their Motion in an AC Field", 1997
  19. Brown, Adam Charles, “Development of an UV photoelectron spectrometer to relate low energy electron states to tribocharging properties of nonconducting materials in air,”1999
  20. Guo, Wei,  “Fluidity and tribocharging characterization of fine powder,” 1999
  21. Robbins-Stringer, Story, “Application of precharged powder for powder coating,” 2001

B. Doctoral Dissertations

  1. Mazumder, Malay Kumar, "A Symmetrical Laser Doppler Velocity Meter and its Application to Turbulence Characterization", 1971
  2. Renninger, Robert Garland, "Aerodynamic Relaxation Time Analysis of Particulates using Electrical Excitation", 1980
  3. Clark, W. T. III, "Measurement of the Electrokinetic Transport Properties of Particles in an Electrostatic Precipitator", 1982
  4. Sinha, Pinaki Prosad, "The Effect of Electrical Mobility of Aerosol Particles on Air Filtration", 1988
  5. Gadepally, Kamesh V., "Aerosol Applications to Thin Film Deposition of Silicon", 1991
  6. Banerjee, Souvik, "Deposition and Adhesion of Electrostatically Charged Powders on Conducting Substrates", 1994
  7. Gao, Songping, "Development of Two-Component Packed Granular Filters with Triboelectric Enhancement", 1994
  8. Mitra, Sanjay Kumar, "A DSP-Based Intelligent Control System and Uncertainty Manager for the E-SPART Analyzer", 1994
  9. Mu, Qichao, "In-Situ Measurements of Aerodynamic Size and Electrostatic Charge Distributions of Particles on a Powder Cloud by Image Analysis", 1994
  10. Siag, Akram Mahmoud, "Development of an Experimental Method for Determining the Density of Charge on Fibers of Electret Filters", 1994
  11. DiVito, Walter Joseph, "Digital Acquisition and Demodulation of LDV Signal Bursts to Obtain Particle Size and Charge Data", 1998
  12. Farmer, Steve, “Modeling and simulation of video electric single particle aerodynamic relaxation time analyzer for performance optimization,” 2001
  13. Steve, Trigwell, “Correlation Between Surface Structure and Tribocharging of Powders”, 2003,
  14. Sharma, Rajesh, “Application of Atmospheric Pressure Plasma for Modification of Electrostatic Properties of Polymers,” 2004
  15. Biris, Alexandru, “ Appearance and Texture control of Powder Coated films,” 2004
  16. Saini, Divey, “Effect of Aerodynamic Size and Electrostatic Charge Distributions of Respiratory Aerosol Deposition in Lung Model,” 2004
  17. De, Samiran, “Surface Engineering to Improve Biocompatibility of Polymer Coatings for Cardiovascular Implants,” 2004