PUBLICATIONS AND PRESENTATIONS

 

I.    Peer-Reviewed Journal Publications:

1.      Lemmer, K.M., Kirtley, D. E., “Complex Plasma Structure Observed in the Inlet of an Argon Radio-Frequency Discharge,” IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, Vol. 42, No. 12, pp. 4038-4039, 2014.

 

2.      Lemmer, K.M., Gallimore, A. D. Smith, T. B., Davis, C. N., and Peterson, P., “Experimental Results for Communications Blackout Amelioration Using Crossed Electric and Magnetic Fields,” Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets (AIAA), Vol. 46, No. 6, 2009).

     

3.      Lemmer, K. M., Gallimore, A. D., and Smith, T. B., “Using a helicon source to simulate atmospheric re-entry plasma densities and temperatures in a laboratory setting,” Plasma Sources Sci. Technol., 18, 2009, March, 025019.

 

II.  Conference Publications:

1.      Lemmer, K.M., Huang, W., Shastry, R., Kamhawi, H., “Hall Thruster Discharge Wall Erosion as a Function of Operating Condition and Background Pressure,” IEPC 2015-279, 34th International Electric Propulsion Conference, Kobe, Japan, July 6-10, 2015.

 

2.      Hine, A.D., Lemmer, K.M., “Effect of Plasma Plume on CubeSat Structures as a Function of Thrust Vectoring,”  IEPC 2015-157, 34th International Electric Propulsion Conference, Kobe, Japan, July 6-10, 2015.

 

3.      Kidd, F.G., Baird, M.J., Neff, G.A., Lemmer, K.M., “Experimental Vaporization and Computational Modeling of Ionization of Hydroxylammonium Nitrate in Vacuum Conditions,” IEPC 2015-237, 34th International Electric Propulsion Conference, Kobe, Japan, July 6-10, 2015.

 

4.      Lemmer, K.M., Kidd, F.G., Neff, G.A., “Preliminary Setup and Simulation for the Vaporization and Ionization of Ionic Liquids,” 62nd Joint Army Navy NASA Air Force (JANNAF) Propulsion Meeting/10th MSS/8th LPS/7th SPS Joint Subcommittee Meeting, Nashville, TN, June 1-5, 2015.

 

5.      Lemmer, K.M., Hine, A., Neff, G., “Establishing an In Situ Technique for Measuring Boron Nitride Erosion,” 50th Joint Propulsion Conference at the AIAA Energy and Propulsion Forum, Cleveland, OH, July 28-30, 2014.

 

6.      Kolosa, D., Spangelo, S., Lemmer, K., Husdon, J., “Mission Analysis for a Micro RF Ion Thruster for CubeSat Orbital Maneuvers,” 50th Joint Propulsion Conference at the AIAA Energy and Propulsion Forum, Cleveland, OH, July 28-30, 2014.

 

7.      Lemmer, K. M., and Gallimore, A. D., “Using a Helicon Source to Simulate Atmospheric Re-entry Plasma Densities,” 31st International Electric Propulsion Conference, Ann Arbor, MI, USA, September 20 – 24, 2009.

 

8.      Lemmer, K. M., Gallimore, A. D., Smith, T. B., and Austin, D. R., “Review of Two Retarding Potential Analyzers for Use in High Density Helicon Plasma,” Proceedings of the 30th International Electric Propulsion Conference, Florence, Italy, September 17 – 20, 2007.

 

9.      Lemmer, K. M., Gallimore, G. D., Smith, T. B., Nguyen, S. B. T., Morris, D., Davis, C., and Zagel, J., “Simulating Hypersonic Atmospheric Conditions in a Laboratory Setting Using a 15-cm-diameter Helicon Source,” Proceedings of the 2007 IEEE Pulsed Power and Plasma Science Conference, Albuquerque, NM, June 17 – 22, 2007.

 

10.  Nguyen, S. V. T., Lemmer, K. M., Gallimore, A. D., and Foster, J. E., “Identifying Plasma Species in High Density Helicon Plasmas Produced from Water Vapor,” Proceedings of the 30th International Electric Propulsion Conference, Florence, Italy, September 17 – 20, 2007.

 

11.  Nguyen, S. V. T., Lemmer, K. M., Gallimore, A. D., and Smith, T. B., “An Experimental Study of Hydrogen Production by Dissociation of Water Vapor in a Helicon Plasma Source,” Proceedings of the 2007 IEEE Pulsed Power and Plasma Science Conference, Albuquerque, NM, June 17 – 22, 2007.

 

12.  Beal, B. E., Gallimore, A. D., Morris, D. P., Davis, C. and Lemmer, K. M., “Development of an Annular Helicon Source for Electric Propulsion Applications,” AIAA-2006-5240, 42nd AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference & Exhibit, Sacramento, CA, July 2006.

     

 

III. Conference Posters and Presentations:

1.      Lemmer, K. M., and Gallimore, A. D., “Using Crossed Electric and Magnetic Fields to Mitigate Atmospheric Re-Entry Communications Blackout,” 10th International Workshop on the Interrelationship between Plasma Experiments in Laboratory and Space (IPELS), Djuronaset, Sweden, June 8 – 12, 2009.

 

2.      Lemmer, K. M., Gallimore, A. D., Morris, D. P., Davis, C., Boyd, I, and Keidar, M., “Development, Fabrication and Testing of a 15-cm-diameter Helicon Source for Reentry Simulation,” 8th Asian Pacific Conference on Plasma Science and Technology Poster Presentation, Cairns, Queensland, Australia, July 2006.

 

3.      Lemmer, K. M., Gallimore, A. D., Morris, D. P., Davis, C., Boyd, I., and Keidar, M., “Development, Fabrication and Testing of a 15-cm-diameter Helicon Source,” 33rd IEEE International Conference on Plasma Science Poster Presentation, Traverse City, MI, June 2006