Programme

The IPBPG 2009 takes place from Thursday 28 th May to Friday 29 th May.

Proposed Programme:

Thursday May 28th




10:30
11:00
Registration & Coffee









Session 1 Biomedical Plasmas
11:00 11:40 P. Awakowicz* CPP sponsored talk
11:40 12:00 L. Schaper Formation and bio-medical application of low voltage plamas in conducting liquid environments


Session 2 Molecular Processing
12:00 12:40 T. Field Molecular processing by electrons




12:40 13:40 Lunch






Session 3 Plasma Etching & Deposition
13:40 14:20 J. P. Booth * IPBPG sponsored talk: Ion flux probe for industrial plasma etch process control
14:20 14:40 Md. Anisur Rahman Higher sp3 content ta-C films produced by FCVA technique with optimised pulse bias width
14:40 15:00 K. Denieffe Sputter yield measurements of ferrous metals and alloys
15:00
15:20 B. Twomey*
Deposition of siloxane coatings using a reel-to-reel atmospheric plasma
15:20 15:40 D. O'Donnel* Plasma and ion beam applications for read/write head manufacturing




15:40 16:10 Coffee Break






Session 4 Diagnostics Techniques
16:10 16:50 D. Riley Optical Thomson scatter from laser ablated plumes
16:50 17:10 S. Karkari * Electrical diagnostics
17:10 17:30 B. Keville * Modelling and control of an inductively coupled plasma
17:30 17:50 M. Zaka-ul-Islam E to H transition in inductively coupled plasmas




18:00 19:00 Poster Session




19:30

Conference Dinner




Friday May 29th


Session 1 Characterisation and Modelling of Plasma and Ion Beams
09:30 09:50 J. Greenan
Electrical & optical characterisation of sub-millimetre plasmas


09:50 10:10
D. Monahan Intermediate frequency breakdown

10:10 10:30 H. Leggate Modelling of impurity transport using fast imaging of injected carbon on the mast tokamak







10:30 11:00 Coffee










Session 2 Laser plasmas
11:00 11:20 P. Hayden * Application of laser plasmas as sources for EUV lithography

11:20 11:40 G. Sarri Proton radiography of laser produced plasmas of relevance to inertial confinement fusion

11:40 12:00 A. Sharma Relativistic laser pulse compression in inhomogeneous plasmas







12:00 13:10 Lunch




Session 3 Atmospheric Pressure Plasmas



13:10 13:50 C.M.O. Mahony* The rf micro-hollow cathode device


13:50 14:10 J. Waskoenig Electron dynamics and mode transitions in a dual frequency atmospheric pressure plasma


14:10 14:30 L.M. Graham Diagnostic based modeling for determining absolute atomic oxygen densities in atmospheric pressure helium-oxygen plasmas


14:30 14:50 Q. Algwari T-junction atmospheric pressure plasma jet









14:50 15:00 Concluding Discussion









* invited speakers