IPS 2018

The 8th International Workshop on Plasma Spectroscopy

- Timo Gans, University of York, UK

- Olivier Guaitella, Ecole Polytechnique, France

- Jean-Pierre van Helden, INP Greifswald, Germany

- Piotr Maslowski, Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń, Poland

- Stephan Schlemmer, University of Cologne, Germany

- Paolo Tosi, University of Trento, Italy


Programme

A pdf of the conference programme is available here.

Sunday 23rd September 2018

[Linbury Room]

18:00

Welcome reception

Monday 24th September 2018

[Lecture Theatre, Nazrin Shah centre]

Session 1

 

08:45

Welcome and opening remarks

09:00

P1: Broadband and highly precise molecular spectroscopy with optical frequency combs

Piotr Maslowski, Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń, Poland

09:45

T1: Direct mid-infrared frequency comb spectroscopy of nitrocarburizing plasma processes

Norbert Lang, INP Greifswald, Germany

10:10

T2: Laser-induced plasmas in ambient air for incoherent broadband cavity enhanced absorption spectroscopy

Bryan Keary, University College Cork, Republic of Ireland

 

 

10:35

Coffee break

 

 

Session 2

 

11:15

P2: On the chemical kinetics of HO2 in a cold atmospheric plasma jet

Jean-Pierre van Helden, INP Greifswald, Germany

12:00

T3: Vacuum ultraviolet absorption spectroscopy of oxygen discharges

Jean-Paul Booth, LPP-CNRS Ecole Polytechnique, France

12:25

T4: Cavity ring-down Faraday rotation spectroscopy for sensitive measurements of HO2

Katherine Manfred, University of Oxford, UK

 

 

13:00

Lunch

[Hall]

 

 

Session 3

 

14:15

P3: Investigating CO2 plasma kinetics with in situ FTIR and complementary spectroscopic techniques 

Olivier Guaitella, LPP Ecole Polytechnique, France

15:00

T5: Transient discharges in micro cavity plasma array devices

Volker Schultz-von der Gathen, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany

15:25

T6: Spectroscopic Measurement of RONS in Interaction of Plasma with Liquid

Masaru Hori, Nagoya University, Japan

 

 

16:00

Coffee break

 

 

Session 4

Poster presentations and industrial exhibition

 

 

19:15

Dinner

(Pre-dinner drinks in the Cellar Bar from 18:45)

[Hall]

         
 

Tuesday 25th September 2018

[Lecture Theatre]

Session 5

 

09:00

P4: A molecular probe of the CO2 plasma-dissociation

Paolo Tosi, Università di Trento, Italy

09:45

T7: Evaluation of rotational and vibrational temperatures in high-power microwave sustained CO2 plasmas at atmospheric pressure

Lucas Silberer, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany

10:10

T8: Direct measurement of two-photon excitation cross section of Xe by absorption

Cyril Drag, LPP Sorbonne Université, France

 

 

10:35

Coffee break

 

 

Session 6

 

11:15

P5: Chemical kinetics in atmospheric pressure plasmas – a diagnostics challenge

Timo Gans, University of York, UK

12:00

T9: Electric Field Measurements in Atmospheric Pressure Plasmas by ps Second Harmonic Generation

Igor Adamovich, The Ohio State University, USA

12:25

T10: Electric Field Measurements Using Intensity Ratio of Helium Lines

Goran Sretenović, University of Belgrade, Serbia

 

 

13:00

Lunch

[Nazrin Shah centre]

 

 

13:45

Conference excursion

[Blenheim Palace]

 

 

19:30

Conference banquet

(Pre-dinner drinks in the Cloisters from 19:00)

[Hall]

       

 

Wednesday 26th September 2018

[Lecture Theatre]

Session 7

 

09:00

P6: Ion Trap Spectroscopy for Plasma Species

Stephan Schlemmer, Universität zu Köln, Germany

09:45

T11: Understanding LIF on Metastable States

Fred Skiff, University of Iowa, USA

10:10

T12: Proof of concept and progress on the use of radio-astronomy emission techniques and cold plasmas to study molecular species of astrophysical interest

Isabel Tanarro, Instituto de Estructura de la Materia, CSIC, Spain

 

 

10:35

Coffee break

 

 

Session 8

 

11:15

T13: Helium atmospheric pressure plasma jet interacting with liquid

Vesna Kovačević, University of Belgrade, Serbia

11:40

T14: Temporal Evolution of the Electron Density of a Nanosecond Discharge in Distilled Water

Katharina Grosse, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany

12:05

T15: Measurement of atomic hydrogen by fluorescence induced by two-photon absorption

Pavel Dvořák, Masaryk University, Czech Republic

12:30

T16: Laser-induced fluorescence measurements of atomic lead in hydride atomizers for atomic absorption and atomic fluorescence spectrometry

Martina Mrkvičková, Masaryk University, Czech Republic

12:55

Closing remarks

 

 

13:15

Lunch

[Nazrin Shah centre]