Workshops

Workshop 1
Plasmas for sustainable environment

Wednesday July 11th, 17-19h
Conveners: Antoine Rousseau (LPP, Ecole Polytechnique, France) and Elena Tatarova (IPFN, Instituto Superior Técnico, Lisboa, Portugal)

  • W1.1. Claudia C. Luhrs (Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, USA)
    "Microwave Plasma Produced Materials For Energy Applications"

  • W1.2. Jayr Amorim (Laboratório Nacional de Ciência e Tecnologia do Bioetanol, Brazil)
    "Ozone Measurements by Absorption Spectroscopy Applying Dielectric Barrier Discharges at Atmospheric Pressure for Sugarcane Bagasse Treatment"

  • W1.3. Evgenia Benova (Sofia University, Bulgaria)
    "Cylindrical and coaxial surface-wave-sustained plasma for environmental applications"

  • W1.4. María Dolores Calzada (Universidad de Córdoba, Spain)
    "Hydrogen production from ethanol decomposition by a surface wave discharge at atmospheric pressure"

  • W1.5. Igor Kossyi (A.M.Prokhorov General Physics Institute of RAS, Russia)
    "Multispark discharge in water as a method of environmental sustainability problems solution"

  • W1.6. Richard Engeln (Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands)
    "Plasma-assisted CO2 processing for energy storage"

  • W1.7. Xavier Duten (Université Paris 13, France)
    "Diphasic process combining a fluidized catalytic bed and a plasma at atmospheric pressure for the degradation of volatile organic compounds"

Workshop Boris F. Gordiets
Air plasma chemistry

Thursday July 12th, 17-19h
Conveners: Fabrizio Esposito (Istituto di Metodologie Inorganiche e Plasmi, Bari, Italy) and Mário Lino da Silva (IPFN, Instituto Superior Técnico, Lisboa, Portugal)

  • W2.1. Carlos Matos Ferreira (IPFN, IST Portugal) and Mario Capitelli (CNR, Bari)
    "The contributions of B. Gordiets to plasma kinetics"

  • W2.2. António Varandas (Universidade de Coimbra, Portugal)
    “Recent progress on accurate ab initio-based potentials and dynamics: atmospheric NxOy triatomic systems and beyond”

  • W2.3. Annarita Laricchiuta (CNR, Bari, Italy)
    “Electron-impact excitation cross sections for air kinetics”

  • W2.4. Fabrizio Esposito (CNR, Bari, Italy)
    “Rovibrationally detailed cross sections of atom-diatom collisions concerning air species”

  • W2.5. Mário Lino da Silva (IPFN, IST, Portugal)
    “Modeling of diatom-diatom collisions using the Forced Harmonic Oscillator method, and application to high temperature kinetics applications”

  • W2.6. Christophe Laux (Ecole Centrale de Paris, France)
    “Radiative transition probabilities and electron-impact excitation cross-sections for the VUV systems of N2”