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2016

The cooperation between NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering and Sapienza University of Rome

Porfiri, M. 2016 Inter-University cooperation between Sapienza and American and Canadian Universities. D'Ascenzo, F. (ed.). Springer , p. 51-54

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2015

Collaborative agreements in context of NYU as a global network university

Becker, K. 2015 Inter-university cooperation: Best practices from Sapienza University of Rome and American Universities. D'Ascenzo, F. (ed.). Heidelberg: Springer Verlag, p. 47-50

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Microplasmas: Environmental and biological applications

Becker, K., Zhu, W. & Lopez, J. 2015 Encyclopedia on plasma technology. Shohet, L. (ed.). Boca Raton, FL: Taylor and Francis Inc., In press

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2014

Aluminum/fly ash syntactic foams

Luong, D. D., Gupta, N. & Rohatgi, P. K. 2014 Advanced materials: Energy and environment. Tiwari, A. (ed.). Wiley

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Syntactics
Fly ash
Foams
Aluminum

Dental applications of atmospheric-pressure non-thermal plasmas

Zhu, W., Becker, K., Pan, J., Zhang, J. & Fang, J. 2014 Complex plasmas: Scientific challenges and technological opportunities. Bonitz, M., Becker, K., Lopez, J. & Thomsen, H. (eds.). Heidelberg: Springer Verlag, p. 445-485 (Springer Series on Atomic, Optical, and Plasma Physics; vol. 82)

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Atmospheric pressure
Plasmas

Modeling and simulation of metal matrix syntactic foams

Luong, D. D. & Gupta, N. 2014 Metal matrix syntactic foams. Gupta, N. & Rohatgi, P. K. (eds.). DEStech Publications Inc.

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Syntactics
Foams
Metals

Weight saving potential of metal matrix syntactic foams

Gupta, N. 2014 Metal matrix syntactic foams. Gupta, N. & Rohatgi, P. K. (eds.). DEStech Publications Inc.

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Syntactics
Foams
Metals
2013

Sustainability and sources of funding

Levey, D., Kapila, V., Marsteller, P. & Altman Mitchell, A. 2013 The power of partnerships: A guide from the NSF graduate STEM fellows in K-12 education program. Stoll, K., Ortega, S. & Spuck, T. (eds.). Washington, DC: American Association for the Advancement of Science, p. 107-117

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Sustainable development
2012

Critical aspects for mechanical simulation in dental implantology

Almeida, E. O., Freitas Júnior, A. C., Rocha, E. P., Pessoa, R. S., Gupta, N., Tovar, N. & Coelho, P. 2012 Finite element analysis: From biomedical applications to industrial developments. Moratal, D. (ed.). InTech: Open Science / Open Mind, p. 81-103 Chapter 4

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Image based model development and analysis of the human knee joint

John, D., Pinisetty, D. & Gupta, N. 2012 Biomedical imaging and computational modelling in biomechanics. Andreaus, U. & Iacoviello, D. (eds.). Springer, p. 55-79 Chapter 4

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Pulsed electrical discharges in liquids

Becker, K. 2012 Non-equilibrium plasma chemistry and physics. Wagner, H. E., Meichsner, J., Schneider, R. & Schmidt, M. (eds.). Taylor and Francis, p. 394-399

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Discharge (fluid mechanics)
Liquids
2011

Detection and characterization of cracks in beams via chaotic excitation and statistical analysis

Dubey, C. & Kapila, V. 2011 Application of chaos and nonlinear dynamics in engineering. Banerjee, S., Mitra, M. & Rondoni, L. (eds.). Berlin: Springer-Verlag, p. 137-164

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Statistical methods
Cracks

Microfluidic study of drainage and imbibition in porous media: Definition of Amott indices

Dressaire, E. & Stone, H. A. 2011 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition (IMECE), Denver, CO. November 2011. p. 1109 (ASME Conference Proceedings; vol. 6, 2011)

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imbibition
porous medium
drainage

Skeletal mechanobiology

Castillo, A. & Jacobs, C. R. 2011 Mechanobiology handbook. Nagatomi, J. (ed.). Boca Raton: CRC Press, Vol. 9, p. 179-228

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2010

Effects of hydrocarbon contamination in the feed gas of ozone generators on the ozone generation efficiency: The role of surface effects

Lopez, J. L., Freilich, A. & Becker, K. 2010 Atomic, cluster, and surface physics. Milewski, I., Kendl, A. & Scheier, P. (eds.). University of Innsbruck Press, p. 145-148

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Ozone
Contamination
Hydrocarbons
Gases

Environmental applications of non-thermal plasmas

Becker, K. 2010 Biological and environmental applications of plasmas. Brelles-Marino, G. (ed.). Nova Science Publishers, Inc., p. 5-32

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Plasmas

The Deutsch-Mark (DM) formalism: A versatile approach for calculating electron ionization cross sections of atoms, molecules, ions, and clusters

Deutsch, H., Becker, K., Probst, M. & Mark, T. D. 2010 Atomic, cluster, and surface physics. Milewski, I., Kendl, A. & Scheier, P. (eds.). University of Innsbruck Press, p. 83-86

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Tooth-whitening with H2O2 assisted by a DC cold atmospheric-pressure air plasma microjet

Sun, P., Pan, J., Tian, Y., Bai, N., Wu, H., Zhang, J., Zhu, W., Becker, K. & Fang, J. 2010 Atomic, cluster, and surface physics. Milewski, I., Kendl, A. & Scheier, P. (eds.). University of Innsbruck Press, p. 149-152

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Atmospheric pressure
Plasmas
Air
2009

Pulsed electrical discharges in liquids

Becker, K. 2009 Plasma Chemistry. Wagner, H. E., Meichsner, J. & Schmidt, M. (eds.). Taylor and Francis, (in press)

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Discharge (fluid mechanics)
Liquids

State-of-the-art in impulsive loading of marine composites

Porfiri, M. & Gupta, N. 2009 Major accomplishments in composite materials and sandwich structures: An anthology of ONR sponsored research. Daniel, I. M., Gdoutos, E. E. & Rajapakse, Y. D. S. (eds.). NY: Springer, p. 169-194

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Composite materials

The use of non-thermal plasmas in environmental applications

Becker, K. 2009 Introduction to Complex Plasmas. Bonitz, M., Horing, N. & Meichsner, J. (eds.). Heidelberg: Springer Verlag, (in press)

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Plasmas
2008

Pull-in instability in elecrostatically actuated MEMS

Batra, R. C., Porfiri, M. & Spinello, D. 2008 Advances in multiphysics simulation of MEMS and NEMS. Aluru, N., Cercignani, C., Frangi, A. & Mukherjee, S. (eds.). Imperial College Press, p. 329-374 Chapter 9

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Solidification during casting of metal matrix composites

Rohatgi, P. K., Schultz, B. F., Gupta, N. & Daoud, A. 2008 Casting. p. 390-397 (ASM Handbook; vol. 15)

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Solidification
Casting
Composite materials
Metals

Synthesis and processing of cast metal matrix composites and their applications

Rohatgi, P. K., Gupta, N. & Daoud, A. 2008 Casting. p. 1149-1164 (ASM Handbook; vol. 15)

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Composite materials
Metals
2007

Elementary collisions in plasmas

Becker, K. & Lin, C. C. 2007 Low-Temperature Plasma Physics: Fundamental Aspects and Applications. Hippler, R., Kersten, H., Schmidt, M. & Schoenbach, K. H. (eds.). 2nd ed. Berlin: Wiley-VCH Verlag, p. 47-70

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Plasmas

Markets for plasma technology

Weltmann, K. D., Schmidt, M. & Becker, K. 2007 Low-Temperature Plasma Physics: Fundamental Aspects and Applications. Hippler, R., Kersten, H., Schmidt, M. & Schoenbach, K. H. (eds.). 2nd ed. Berlin: Wiley-VCH Verlag, p. 865-879

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Plasmas

Microplasmas: Basic science and applications

Becker, K. & Schoenbach, K. H. 2007 Low-Temperature Plasma Physics: Fundamental Aspects and Applications. Hippler, R., Kersten, H., Schmidt, M. & Schoenbach, K. H. (eds.). 2nd ed. Berlin: Wiley-VCH Verlag, p. 463-493

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2005

Biocompatible nanoparticulate systems for tumor diagnosis and therapy

Sadoqi, M., Kumar, S., Saxena, V. & Lau-Cam, C. 2005 Biological and pharmaceutical nanomaterials. Kumar, C. (ed.). Wiley, (Nanotechnologies for the lifesciences; vol. 2)

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Tumors
2004

Adaptive learning control for spacecraft formation flying

Wong, H., Pan, H., de Queiroz, M. S. & Kapila, V. 2004 Advances in dynamics and control. Sivasundaram, S. (ed.). Chapman & Hall/CRC

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Spacecraft
2002

LMI-based control of discrete-time systems with actuator amplitude and rate nonlinearities

Pan, H. & Kapila, V. 2002 Actuator saturation control. Kapila, V. & Grigoriadis, K. (eds.). New York, NY: Marcel Dekker

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Actuators
2001

Basic concepts of plasma chemistry

Schmidt, M. & Becker, K. 2001 Encyclopedia of chemical physics and physical chemistry. Moore, J. H. & Spencer, N. D. (eds.). Institute of Physics Publishing, Vol. 3: Applications, p. 2491-2508

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Plasmas

Data base needs for gaseous dielectrics and plasma processing

Becker, K. 2001 Gaseous dielectrics IX. Christophorou, L. G. & Olthoff, J. K. (eds.). New York: Kluwer Academic/Plenum, p. 614-617

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Plasma applications

Elementary collision processes in plasmas

Becker, K. 2001 Low-temperature plasma physics. Pfau, S., Schmidt, M., Hippler, R. & Schoenbach, K. H. (eds.). Weinheim/New York: Wiley-VCH, p. 55-78

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Plasma collision processes
Plasmas

Radiative transfer modeling and experiments using short pulse lasers

Kumar, S., Hsu, P., Mitra, K., Garetz, B., Guo, Z. & Aber, J. 2001 Modeling and simulation based life cycle engingeering. Saigal, S., Chong, K. P., Thynell, S. T. & Morgan, H. (eds.). Taylor and Francis

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Radiative transfer
Laser pulses
Experiments
2000

Electron-impact ionization of Si-organic compounds

Basner, R., Schmidt, M., Deutsch, H. & Becker, K. 2000 Fundamentals of plasma chemistry. Inokuti, M. & Becker, K. (eds.). New York: Academic Press, p. 147-184

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Impact ionization
Organic compounds
Electrons
1998

Electron impact ionization and dissociation of molecules relevant to the field of gaseous dielectrics and its applications

Becker, K., Tarnovsky, V., Deutsch, H., Basner, R., Schmidt, M., Matt, S. & Mark, T. D. 1998 Gaseous dielectrics VIII. Christophorou, L. G. (ed.). New York: Plenum Press, p. 3-13

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Impact ionization
Molecules
Electrons

International coordination of atomic and molecular data efforts

Janev, R., Clark, R., Becker, K., Lister, G. & Niemax, K. 1998 Atomic and molecular data and their applications. Mohr, P. J. & Wiese, W. L. (eds.). p. 391-396 (NIST Special Publication No. 926)

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Positive and negative ion formation in electron collisions with fullerenes

Matt, S., Scheier, P., Becker, K. & Mark, T. D. 1998 Novel aspects of electron-molecule collisions. Becker, K. (ed.). Seoul, South Korea: World Scientific Publishing, p. 1-69

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Fullerenes
Negative ions
Positive ions
Electrons

Properties of the rf discharge in Ar-TEOS mixtures

Foest, R., Basner, R., Schmidt, M., Hempel, F. & Becker, K. 1998 Gaseous dielectrics VIII. Christophorou, L. G. (ed.). New York: Plenum Press, p. 161-166

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1997

Stabilization of linear and nonlinear systems with time delay

Haddad, W. M., Kapila, V. & Abdallah, C. T. 1997 Stability and control of time-delay systems. Dugard, L. & Verriest, E. (eds.). Springer , p. 205-217

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Linear systems
Nonlinear systems
Time delay
Stabilization
1995

A TEM study of oxidation in a titanium aluminide A1203 fiber reinforced composite

Sahin, O., Nourbakhsh, S. & Margolin, H. 1995 Microstructure/property relationships in titanium alloys. Ankem, S. & Hall, J. A. (eds.). Warrendale: Minerals & Materials Society, p. 313-321

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Titanium
Transmission electron microscopy
Oxidation
Fibers
Composite materials
1992

Fabrication of fiber reinforced intermetallic matrix composites by pressure casting

Nourbakhsh, S., Sahin, O., Rhee, W. H. & Margolin, H. 1992 Processing and fabrication of advanced materials for high temperature applications II. Srivatsan, T. S. & Ravi, V. A. (eds.). Warrendale: Minerals & Materials Society, p. 59-75

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Intermetallics
Casting
Fabrication
Fibers
Composite materials
1990

Electron-molecule collision cross sections for etching gases

Becker, K. 1990 Non-equilibrium processes in partially ionized gases: Proceedings of the NATO ASI. Capitelli, M. & Bardsley, J. N. (eds.). New York: Plenum Press, Vol. B220, p. 283-290

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Etching
Molecules
Electrons
Gases

Fabrication of continuous ZTA fiber reinforced titanium aluminde intermatallic composite materials by pressure casting

Nourbakhsh, S., Margolin, H. & Liang, F. L. 1990 Solidification of metal matrix composites. Rohatgi, R. (ed.). TMS, p. 103-114

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Casting
Titanium
Fabrication
Fibers
Composite materials

Fabrication of high temperature fiber reinforced intermetallic matrix composites

Nourbakhsh, S. & Margolin, H. 1990 Metal and ceraminc matrix composites: Processing, modeling, and mechanical behavior. Bhagat, R. B. & al, E. (eds.). TMS, p. 75

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Intermetallics
Fabrication
Fibers
Composite materials
Temperature

Variable viscosity effects on the laminar flow and heat transfer downstream of a backwards facing step

Vradis, G. & van Nostrand, L. 1990 Winter Annual Meeting of the ASME, Dallas, Texas, November 25-30, 1990: Simulation and Numerical Methods in Heat Transfer. Emery, A. R. (ed.). ASME, p. 1-8 (ASME HTD; vol. 157)

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Laminar flow
Viscosity
Heat transfer
1989

Pressure casting of Ni3A1/A1203 composites

Nourbakhsh, S., Liang, F. L. & Margolin, H. 1989 High temperature ordered intermetallic alloys III. Liu, C. T. & al, E. (eds.). Philadelphia, PA: Minerals Research Society, Vol. 133, p. 459

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Casting
Composite materials
1986

An integral method to investigate two dimensional incompressible turbulent boundary layer

Kalkhoran, I. & Wilson, D. R. 1986 Integral methods in science and engineering. Payne, F. R., Corduneanu, C. C., HejiSheikh, A. & Huang, T. (eds.). Hemisphere Publishing Corporation, p. 221-226

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Boundary layers
1975

Chapter 14

Thorsen, R. 1975 Radiation. Ozisik, M. N. (ed.). Wiley-Interscience

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1972

Chapter 7

Thorsen, R. 1972 Radiation. Ozisik, M. N. (ed.). John Wiley and Sons

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