Professor Rod Boswell

Professor
Research School of Physics & Engineering

Rod Boswell is a Professor in the Research School of Physics and Engineering. During the past two years he has given many invited lectures in the USA, Europe and Asia . Rod is an Elected Fellow of the American Physical Society, the Australian Academy of Technologiccal Sciences, the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry and the Australian Academy of Sciences. Rod has had over 220 papers published in major international journals including Nature and Physical Review Letters.Rod is the Deputy Editor of Physics of Plasmas and a reviewer and adjudicator for another 10 journals.

Research interests

  • Basic plasma physics and  its application to technology and space. In particular:
  • Non-linear processes in plasmas leading to anomalous  diffusion
  • Instabilities
  • High beta  plasmas in the laboratory and astrophysics
  • Plasma functionalisation of surfaces for electronics and optics
  • Plasma etching
  • Plasma deposition
  • Plasma processing of soft materials, polymers etc.
  • Plasma fabrication of PEM fuel cells
  • Development of plasma thrusters for space applications
  • Atmospheric pressure glow discharge plasmas

Groups

  • Chang, L, Boswell, R & Luo, G 2022, 'First Helicon Plasma Physics and Applications Workshop', Frontiers in Physics, vol. 9.
  • Tsifakis, D, Charles, C & Boswell, R 2021, 'Comparison of submillinewton thrust measurements between a laser interferometer and a load cell on a pendulum balance', Frontiers in Space Technologies, vol. 2, no. 27 April 2021.
  • Filleul, F, Caldarelli, A, Charles, C et al. 2021, 'Characterization of a new variable magnetic field linear plasma device', Physics of Plasmas, vol. 28, no. 12, pp. 1-12.
  • Tsifakis, D, Charles, C & Boswell, R 2020, 'Naphthalene as a cubesat cold gas thruster propellant', Frontiers in Physics, vol. 8, no. 389, pp. 1-8.
  • Doyle, S, Bennet, A, Tsifakis, D et al. 2020, 'Characterization and Control of an Ion-Acoustic Plasma Instability Downstream of a Diverging Magnetic Nozzle', Frontiers in Physics, vol. 8, no. 24, pp. 1-11.
  • Cairns, I, Charles, C, Dempster, A et al. 2020, 'The INSPIRE-2 CubeSat for the QB50 Project', Space Science Reviews, vol. 216, no. 40, pp. 1-31.
  • Tsifakis, D, Charles, C & Boswell, R 2020, 'An Inductively-Coupled Plasma Electrothermal Radiofrequency Thruster', Frontiers in Physics, vol. 8, no. 34, pp. 1-10.
  • Takahashi, K, Charles, C, Boswell, R et al. 2020, 'Commentary: On helicon thrusters: Will they ever fly?', Frontiers in Physics, vol. 8, no. 277, pp. 1-3.
  • Takahashi, K, Charles, C, Boswell, R et al. 2020, 'Thermodynamic Analogy for Electrons Interacting with a Magnetic Nozzle', Physical Review Letters, vol. 125, no. 16, pp. 1-5.
  • Doyle, S, Gibson, A, Boswell, R et al. 2020, 'Decoupling ion energy and flux in intermediate pressure capacitively coupled plasmas via tailored voltage waveforms', Plasma Sources Science and Technology, vol. 29, no. 12.
  • Khoshhal, M, Habibi, M & Boswell, R 2020, 'Evaluation of a novel parabolic plasma electrode advantage in a triode extraction system of a helicon ion source: Simulation and experiment', Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, vol. 53, no. 50.
  • Khoshhal, M, Habibi, M & Boswell, R 2020, 'Spectral measurements of inductively coupled and m =+1,-1 helicon discharge modes of the constructed plasma source', AIP Advances, vol. 10, no. 6, pp. 1-12.
  • Kaganovich, I, Smolyakov, A, Raitses, Y et al. 2020, 'Physics of E x B discharges relevant to plasma propulsion and similar technologies', Physics of Plasmas, vol. 27, no. 12, pp. 1-45.
  • Doyle, S, Gibson, A, Boswell, R et al 2019, 'Control of electron, ion and neutral heating in a radio-frequency electrothermal microthruster via dual-frequency voltage waveforms', Plasma Sources Science and Technology, vol. 28, no. 3, pp. 1-15.
  • Doyle, S, Gibson, A, Boswell, R et al 2019, 'Inducing locally structured ion energy distributions in intermediate-pressure plasmas', Physics of Plasmas, vol. 26, no. 7.
  • Bennet, A, Charles, C & Boswell, R 2019, 'Field-aligned Boltzmann electric triple layer in a low-pressure expanding plasma', Plasma Sources Science and Technology, vol. 28, no. 6, pp. 1-5.
  • Bennet, A, Charles, C & Boswell, R 2019, 'Non-local plasma generation in a magnetic nozzle', Physics of Plasmas, vol. 26, no. 7, pp. 1-9.
  • Ho, T, Charles, C & Boswell, R 2019, 'Current-Free Electric Double Layer in a Small Collisional Plasma Thruster Nozzle Simulation', Frontiers in Physics, vol. 7, no. 200, pp. 1-8.
  • Khoshhal, M, Habibi, M & Boswell, R 2018, 'Development of a new high-current triode extraction system for helicon ion source: Design and simulation', Laser and Particle Beams, vol. 36, no. 4, pp. 477-486.
  • Levchenko, I, Bazaka, K, Ding, Y et al 2018, 'Space micropropulsion systems for Cubesats and small satellites: From proximate targets to furthermost frontiers', Applied Physics Reviews, vol. 5, no. 1, pp. 1-36pp.
  • Takahashi, K, Charles, C, Boswell, R et al 2018, 'Adiabatic Expansion of Electron Gas in a Magnetic Nozzle', Physical Review Letters, vol. 120, no. 4, pp. 5pp.
  • Bennet, A, Charles, C & Boswell, R 2018, 'In situ electrostatic characterisation of ion beams in the region of ion acceleration', Physics of Plasmas, vol. 25, no. 2, pp. 1-8.
  • Ho, T, Charles, C & Boswell, R 2018, 'Performance modelling of plasma microthruster nozzles in vacuum', Journal of Applied Physics, vol. 123, no. 17, pp. 1-15.
  • Ho, T, Charles, C & Boswell, R 2018, 'Redefinition of the self-bias voltage in a dielectrically shielded thin sheath RF discharge', Journal of Applied Physics, vol. 123, no. 19, pp. 1-15.
  • Bennet, A, Charles, C & Boswell, R 2018, 'Selective radial release of hot, magnetised electrons downstream of a low-pressure expanding plasma', Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, vol. 51, no. 37, pp. 1-7.
  • Doyle, S, Gibson, A, Flatt, J et al 2018, 'Spatio-temporal plasma heating mechanisms in a radio frequency electrothermal microthruster', Plasma Sources Science and Technology, vol. 27, no. 8, pp. 17pp.
  • Bennet, A, Charles, C & Boswell, R 2018, 'Separating the location of geometric and magnetic expansions in low-pressure expanding plasmas', Plasma Sources Science and Technology, vol. 27, no. 7, pp. 1pp.
  • Liang, W, Charles, C, Raymond, L et al. 2018, 'An integrated RF power delivery and plasma micro-thruster system for nano-satellites', Frontiers in Physics, vol. 6, no. 115, pp. 1-9pp.
  • Takahashi, K, Charles, C, Boswell, R et al 2018, 'Demonstrating a new technology for space debris removal using a bi-directional plasma thruster', Scientific Reports, vol. 8, pp. 1-10.
  • Takahashi, K, Charles, C, Boswell, R et al. 2017, 'Laboratory demonstration of space debris removal by a bi-directional helicon plasma thruster', 68th International Astronautical Congress: Unlocking Imagination, Fostering Innovation and Strengthening Security, IAC 2017, International Astronautical Federation (IAF), FRANCE, pp. 3709-3715pp.
  • Boswell, R, Zhang, Y, Charles, C et al. 2017, 'Revisiting the thermodynamics of collisionless plasma expansion in solar magnetic funnels', 68th International Astronautical Congress: Unlocking Imagination, Fostering Innovation and Strengthening Security, IAC 2017, International Astronautical Federation (IAF), FRANCE, pp. 4306-4309pp.
  • Bennet, A, Takahashi, K, Charles, C et al. 2017, 'The mini-helicon thruster for 'CubeSat' nano-satellites: Experiments and simulations', 68th International Astronautical Congress: Unlocking Imagination, Fostering Innovation and Strengthening Security, IAC 2017, International Astronautical Federation (IAF), FRANCE, pp. 8813-8816pp.
  • Charles, C, Ho, T, Pascale, A et al. 2017, 'The pocket rocket electro-thermal plasma thruster for 'CubeSat' nano-satellites', 68th International Astronautical Congress: Unlocking Imagination, Fostering Innovation and Strengthening Security, IAC 2017, International Astronautical Federation (IAF), FRANCE, pp. 9035-9039.
  • Szili, E, Dedrick, J, Oh, J et al 2017, 'Microplasma Array Patterning of Reactive Oxygen and Nitrogen Species onto Polystyrene', Physics of Plasmas, vol. 5, pp. 1-12pp.
  • Takahashi, K, Akahoshi, H, Charles, C et al 2017, 'High temperature electrons exhausted from rf plasma sources along a magnetic nozzle', AIP Conference Proceedings, vol. 24, pp. 5pp.
  • Charles, C, Liang, W, Raymond, L et al 2017, 'Vacuum Testing of a miniaturized Switch Mode Amplifier Powering an Electrothermal Plasma Micro-Thruster', Frontiers in Physics, vol. 5, no. 36, p. 8.
  • Liang, W, Cui, X, Raymond, L et al 2017, 'A compact RF power inverter with reduced EMI for a CubeSat electrothermal micro-Thruster', 18th IEEE Workshop on Control and Modeling for Power Electronics, COMPEL 2017, Conference Organising Committee, TBC, pp. 6pp.
  • Zhang, Y, Charles, C & Boswell, R 2017, 'Cross-field transport of electrons at the magnetic throat in an annular plasma reactor', Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, vol. 50, no. 1, pp. 7pp.
  • Ho, T, Charles, C & Boswell, R 2017, 'A Comprehensive Cold Gas Performance Study of the Pocket Rocket Radiofrequency Electrothermal Microthruster', Frontiers in Physics, vol. 4, no. 55, pp. 16pp.
  • Liang, W, Raymond, L, Davila, J et al 2017, 'Structurally supportive RF power inverter for a CubeSat electrothermal plasma micro-thruster with PCB inductors', 32nd Annual IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition, APEC 2017, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE Inc), USA, pp. 2141-2145.
  • Ho, T, Charles, C & Boswell, R 2017, 'Neutral gas heating and ion transport in a constricted plasma flow', Physics of Plasmas, vol. 24, no. 8, pp. 084501 (1-5 pp).
  • Zhang, Y, Charles, C & Boswell, R 2017, 'Density Measurements in Low Pressure, Weakly Magnetized, RF Plasmas: Experimental Veriï¬?cation of the Sheath Expansion Effect', Frontiers in Physics, vol. 5, pp. 6pp..
  • Zhang, Y, Charles, C & Boswell, R 2016, 'Characterization of an annular helicon plasma source powered by an outer or inner RF antenna', Plasma Sources Science and Technology, vol. 25, no. 1, pp. 015007 (9 pp).
  • Zhang, Y, Charles, C & Boswell, R 2016, 'Measurement of bi-directional ion acceleration along a convergent-divergent magnetic nozzle', Applied Physics Letters, vol. 108, no. 10, p. 104101.
  • Zhang, Y, Charles, C & Boswell, R 2016, 'Thermodynamic Study on Plasma Expansion along a Divergent Magnetic Field', Physical Review Letters, vol. 116, no. 2, pp. 1-5.
  • Zhang, Y, Charles, C & Boswell, R 2016, 'Effect of radial plasma transport at the magnetic throat on axial ion beam formation', Physics of Plasmas, vol. 23, no. 8, p. 083515.
  • Charles, C, Boswell, R, Bish, A et al 2016, 'Direct Measurement of Axial Momentum Imparted by an Electrothermal Radiofrequency Plasma Micro-Thruster', Frontiers in Physics, vol. 4, pp. (6pp).
  • Zhang, Y, Charles, C & Boswell, R 2016, 'A POLYTROPIC MODEL for SPACE and LABORATORY PLASMAS DESCRIBED by BI-MAXWELLIAN ELECTRON DISTRIBUTIONS', The Astrophysical Journal, vol. 829, no. 1, pp. -.
  • Charles, C, Bish, A, Boswell, R et al 2016, 'A Short Review of Experimental and Computational Diagnostics for Radiofrequency Plasma Micro-thrusters', Plasma Chemistry and Plasma Processing, vol. 36, no. 1, pp. 29-44pp.
  • Greig, A, Charles, C & Boswell, R 2016, 'Neutral gas temperature estimates and metastable resonance energy transfer for argon-nitrogen discharges', Physics of Plasmas, vol. 23, no. 1, pp. -.
  • Schroder, T, Grulke, O, Klinger, T et al 2016, 'Collisionless expansion of pulsed radio frequency plasmas. II. Parameter study', Physics of Plasmas, vol. 23, no. 1, pp. 1-8.
  • Schroder, T, Grulke, O, Klinger, T et al 2016, 'Collisionless expansion of pulsed radio frequency plasmas. I. Front formation', Physics of Plasmas, vol. 23, no. 1, pp. 1-11.
  • Oh, J, Strudwick, X, Short, R et al 2016, 'How plasma induced oxidation, oxygenation, and de-oxygenation influences viability of skin cells', Applied Physics Letters, vol. 109, no. 20, p. 203701.
  • Zhang, Y, Charles, C & Boswell, R 2015, 'Approximants to the Tonks-Langmuir theory for a collisionless annular plasma', Physical Review E-Statistical, Nonlinear and Soft Matter Physics, vol. 92, no. 6, pp. 63103-63103.
  • Charles, C, Hawkins, R & Boswell, R 2015, 'Particle in cell simulation of a radiofrequency plasma jet expanding in vacuum', Applied Physics Letters, vol. 106, no. 9, pp. 093502/1-4.
  • Boswell, R, Takahashi, K, Charles, C et al 2015, 'Non-local electron energy probability function in a plasma expanding along a magnetic nozzle', Frontiers in Physics, vol. 3, no. 14, pp. 1-5.
  • Chatterjee, S, Bhattacharjee, S, Charles, C et al 2015, 'Electron energy probability function and L-p similarity in low pressure inductively coupled bounded plasma', Frontiers in Physics, vol. 3, no. 7, pp. 1-9.
  • Greig, A, Charles, C & Boswell, R 2015, 'Simulation of main plasma parameters of a cylindrical asymmetric capacitively coupled plasma micro-thruster using computational fluid dynamics', Frontiers in Physics, vol. 2, no. 80, pp. 1-9.
  • Zhang, Y, Charles, C & Boswell, R 2015, 'Principle of radial transport in low temperature annular plasmas', Physics of Plasmas, vol. 22, no. 7.
  • Greig, A, Charles, C & Boswell, R 2015, 'Spatiotemporal study of gas heating mechanisms in a radio-frequency electrothermal plasma micro-thruster', Frontiers in Physics, vol. 3, pp. 84 (1-7pp).
  • Schröder, T, Grulke, O, Klinger, T et al 2014, 'Collisionless expansion of pulsed rf plasmas', Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, vol. 47, no. 5, pp. 1-7.
  • Charles, C, Boswell, R & Bish, A 2014, 'Low-Weight Fixed Ceramic Capacitor Impedance Matching System for an Electrothermal Plasma Microthruster', Journal of Propulsion and Power, vol. 30, no. 4, pp. 1117-1121.
  • Takahashi, K, Charles, C, Boswell, R et al 2014, 'Effect of magnetic and physical nozzles on plasma thruster performance', Plasma Sources Science and Technology, vol. 23, no. 4, pp. 044004/1-9.
  • Zhang, Y, Charles, C & Boswell, R 2014, 'Transport of ion beam in an annular magnetically expanding helicon double layer thruster', Physics of Plasmas, vol. 21, no. 6, pp. 063511/1-5.
  • Greig, A, Charles, C, Paulin, N et al 2014, 'Volume and surface propellant heating in an electrothermal radio-frequency plasma micro-thruster', Applied Physics Letters, vol. 105, no. 5, pp. 054102/1-4.
  • Dixon, S, Charles, C, Dedrick, J et al. 2014, 'Observations of a mode transition in a hydrogen hollow cathode discharge using phase resolved optical emission spectroscopy', Applied Physics Letters, vol. 105, no. 1, p. 014104.
  • Michelmore, A, Whittle, J, Short, R et al 2014, 'An experimental and analytical study of an asymmetric capacitively coupled plasma used for plasma polymerization', Plasma Processes and Polymers, vol. 11, no. 9, pp. 833-841.
  • Greig, A, Charles, C & Boswell, R 2014, 'Plume characteristics of an electrothermal plasma microthruster', IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, vol. 42, no. 10, pp. 2728-2729.
  • Dixon, S, Dedrick, J, Charles, C et al. 2014, 'Phase resolved imaging of a repetitive extrusion of hydrogen plasma from a hollow cathode source', IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, vol. 42, no. 10, pp. 2834-2835.
  • Li, D, Qin, QH, Zuo, D et al 2014, 'Nanocrystalline Diamond Thin Films Synthesis on Curved Surface', Plasma Chemistry and Plasma Processing, vol. 34, no. 4, pp. 767-784.
  • Dedrick, J, O'Connell, D, Gans, T et al 2013, 'Formation of spatially periodic fronts of high-energy electrons in a radio-frequency driven surface microdischarge', Applied Physics Letters, vol. 102, no. 3, p. 5.
  • Peterson, V, Corr, C, Boswell, R et al 2013, 'Superfast proton diffusion achieved in a plasma-polymerized fuel-cell membrane', Journal of Physical Chemistry C, vol. 117, no. 9, pp. 4351-4357.
  • Takahashi, K, Charles, C & Boswell, R 2013, 'Approaching the Theoretical Limit of Diamagnetic-Induced Momentum in a Rapidly Diverging Magnetic Nozzle', Physical Review Letters, vol. 110, no. 19, p. 5.
  • Dixon, S, Charles, C, Boswell, R et al. 2013, 'Interactions between arrayed hollow cathodes', Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, vol. 46, no. 14, p. 9.
  • Charles, C, Boswell, R & Takahashi, K 2013, 'Boltzmann expansion in a radiofrequency conical helicon thruster operating in xenon and argon', Applied Physics Letters, vol. 102, no. 22, pp. 223510/ 1-4.
  • Charles, C, Boswell, R & Bishop, A 2013, 'Variable frequency matching to a radiofrequency source immersed in vacuum', Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, vol. 46, no. 36, p. 365203.
  • Dixon, S, Charles, C & Boswell, R 2013, 'Spatial evolution of EEPFs in a millimetre scale radio frequency argon plume', Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, vol. 46, no. 36, p. 365202.
  • Takahashi, K, Charles, C, Boswell, R et al 2013, 'Performance improvement of a permanent magnet helicon plasma thruster', Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, vol. 46, no. 35, p. 352001.
  • Greig, A, Charles, C, Hawkins, R et al 2013, 'Direct measurement of neutral gas heating in a radio-frequency electrothermal plasma micro-thruster', Applied Physics Letters, vol. 103, no. 7, p. 074101.
  • Dedrick, J, Im, S, Cappelli, M et al 2013, 'Surface discharge plasma actuator driven by a pulsed 13.56 MHz-5 kHz voltage waveform', Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, vol. 46, no. 40, p. 405201.
  • Charles, C, Dedrick, J, Boswell, R et al 2013, 'Nanosecond optical imaging spectroscopy of an electrothermal radiofrequency plasma thruster plume', Applied Physics Letters, vol. 103, no. 12, p. 124103.
  • Michelmore, A, Charles, C, Boswell, R et al 2013, 'Defining plasma polymerization: New insight into what we should be measuring', ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, vol. 5, no. 12, pp. 5387-5391.
  • Dedrick, J, Im, S, Cappelli, M et al 2013, 'Induced Flow and Optical Emission Generated by a Pulsed 13.56 MHz-5 kHz Plasma Actuator', IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, vol. 41, no. 12, pp. 3275-3278.
  • Greig, A, Charles, C & Boswell, R, eds, 2013, Simulations of electron heating in a capacitively coupled radio frequency micro-thruster using computational fluid dynamics, Conference Organising Committee, San Diego, CA.
  • Greig, A, Charles, C & Boswell, R, eds, 2013, A radio frequency plasma micro-thruster: Characterization of various discharge gases through optical diagnostics, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA), San Jose, CA.
  • Charles, C, Takahashi, K & Boswell, R 2012, 'Axial force imparted by a conical radiofrequency magneto-plasma thruster', Applied Physics Letters, vol. 100, no. 11, p. 113504.
  • Fruchtman, A, Takahashi, K, Charles, C et al 2012, 'A magnetic nozzle calculation of the force on a plasma', Physics of Plasmas, vol. 19, no. 3, p. 033507.
  • Charles, C & Boswell, R 2012, 'Measurement and modelling of a radiofrequency micro-thruster', Plasma Sources Science and Technology, vol. 21, no. 2, p. 022002.
  • Takahashi, K, Charles, C & Boswell, R 2012, 'Current-Free Double Layer in Magnetically Expanding RF Plasmas', Journal of Plasma and Fusion Research, vol. 88, no. 4, pp. 220-227.
  • Lafleur, T & Boswell, R 2012, 'Particle-in-cell simulations of ambipolar and nonambipolar diffusion in magnetized plasmas', Physics of Plasmas, vol. 19, no. 5, pp. 053505/1-7.
  • Lafleur, T & Boswell, R 2012, 'Particle-in-cell simulations of hollow cathode enhanced capacitively coupled radio frequency discharges', Physics of Plasmas, vol. 19, no. 2, pp. 023508/1-12.
  • Lafleur, T, Boswell, R & Booth, J 2012, 'Enhanced sheath heating in capacitively coupled discharges due to non-sinusoidal voltage waveforms', Applied Physics Letters, vol. 100, no. 19, pp. 194101/1-4.
  • Takahashi, K, Lafleur, T, Charles, C et al 2012, 'Axial force imparted by a current-free magnetically expanding plasma', Physics of Plasmas, vol. 19, no. 8, p. 083509.
  • Dedrick, J, Boswell, R, Rabat, H et al 2012, 'Control of diffuse and filamentary modes in an RF asymmetric surface barrier discharge in atmospheric-pressure argon', Plasma Sources Science and Technology, vol. 21, no. 5, pp. 055016 (7).
  • Brault, P, Caillard, A, Charles, C et al 2012, 'Platinum nanocluster growth on vertically aligned carbon nanofiber arrays: Sputtering experiments and molecular dynamics simulations', Applied Surface Science, vol. 263, pp. 352-356.
  • Charles, C, Boswell, R & Takahashi, K 2012, 'Investigation of radiofrequency plasma sources for space travel', Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion, vol. 54, no. 12, pp. 1-7.
  • Dedrick, J, Boswell, R, Audier, P et al 2011, 'Propagation Structure of a 13.56-MHz Asymmetric Surface Barrier Discharge Plasma in Atmospheric-Pressure Air', IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, vol. 39, no. 11, pp. 2082-2083.
  • Lafleur, T, Charles, C & Boswell, R 2011, 'Characterization of the ion beam formed in a low magnetic field helicon mode', Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, vol. 44, no. 14, p. 13.
  • Dedrick, J, Boswell, R, Audier, P et al 2011, 'Plasma propagation of a 13.56 MHz asymmetric surface barrier discharge in atmospheric pressure air', Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, vol. 44, no. 20, p. 8.
  • Baalrud, S, Lafleur, T, Boswell, R et al 2011, 'Particle-in-cell simulations of a current-free double layer', Physics of Plasmas, vol. 18, no. 6, p. 11.
  • Pottinger, S, Lappas, V, Charles, C et al 2011, 'Performance characterization of a helicon double layer thruster using direct thrust measurements', Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, vol. 44, no. 23, p. 5.
  • Takahashi, K, Charles, C, Boswell, R et al 2011, 'Electron Energy Distribution of a Current-Free Double Layer: Druyvesteyn Theory and Experiments', Physical Review Letters, vol. 107, no. 3, p. 4.
  • Bhattacharjee, S, Lafleur, T, Charles, C et al 2011, 'Investigation of effect of excitation frequency on electron energy distribution functions in low pressure radio frequency bounded plasmas', Physics of Plasmas, vol. 18, no. 7, pp. 072102-7.
  • Lafleur, T, Charles, C & Boswell, R 2011, 'Electron temperature characterization and power balance in a low magnetic field helicon mode', Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, vol. 44, no. 18, pp. 185204-12.
  • Lafleur, T, Takahashi, K, Charles, C et al 2011, 'Direct thrust measurements and modelling of a radio-frequency expanding plasma thruster', Physics of Plasmas, vol. 18, no. 8, p. 4.
  • Ling, J, Boswell, R, Lafleur, T et al 2011, 'Microarcing in a Helicon Plasma Reactor', IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, vol. 39, no. 8, pp. 1652-1659.
  • Sarra-Bournet, C, Haberl, B, Charles, C et al 2011, 'Characterization of nanocrystalline nitrogen-containing titanium oxide obtained by N2/O2/Ar low-field helicon plasma sputtering', Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, vol. 44, no. 45, p. 8.
  • West, M, Charles, C & Boswell, R 2011, 'Mode Transitions in the Helicon Double-Layer Thruster Prototype Operating in Xenon', IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, vol. 39, no. 11, pp. 2468-2469.
  • Charles, C, Hawkins, R & Boswell, R 2011, 'Ion-Current Downstream of a Carbon Dioxide Helicon Double Layer', IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, vol. 39, no. 11, pp. 2446-2447.
  • Boswell, R, Charles, C, Alexander, P et al 2011, 'Plasma Expansion From a Radio Frequency Microdischarge', IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, vol. 39, no. 11, pp. 2512-2513.
  • Cox, W, Hawkins, R, Charles, C et al 2011, 'Three-Dimensional Magnetic Field Mapping of the Magnetically Steered Helicon Double-Layer Thruster', IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, vol. 39, no. 11, pp. 2460-2461.
  • Takahashi, K, Lafleur, T, Charles, C et al 2011, 'Electron Diamagnetic Effect on Axial Force in an Expanding Plasma: Experiments and Theory', Physical Review Letters, vol. 107, no. 23, pp. 235001-4.
  • Lafleur, T, Charles, C & Boswell, R 2011, 'Electron-cyclotron damping of helicon waves in low diverging magnetic fields', Physics of Plasmas, vol. 18, no. 4, pp. 043502-12.
  • Sarra-Bournet, C, Charles, C & Boswell, R 2011, 'Low temperature growth of nanocrystalline TiO2 films with Ar/O2 low-field helicon plasma', Surface and Coatings Technology, vol. 205, no. 15, pp. 3939-3946.
  • Lafleur, T, Charles, C & Boswell, R 2011, 'Characterization of a helicon plasma source in low diverging magnetic fields', Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, vol. 44, no. 5, pp. 055202 (11).
  • Corr, C, Boswell, R & Carman, R 2011, 'Gas phase optical emission spectroscopy during remote plasma chemical vapour deposition of GaN and relation to the growth dynamics', Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, vol. 44, no. 4, pp. 045201 (8).
  • Takahashi, K, Lafleur, T, Charles, C et al 2011, 'Direct thrust measurement of a permanent magnet helicon double layer thruster', Applied Physics Letters, vol. 98, pp. 141503 -1/3.
  • Charles, C, Cox, W, Boswell, R et al 2010, 'Experimental investigation of a conical helicon double layer thruster arrangement', Plasma Sources Science and Technology, vol. 19, no. 4, pp. 045003 (9).
  • Ling, J, West, M, Lafleur, T et al 2010, 'Thrust measurements in a low-magnetic field high-density mode in the helicon double layer thruster', Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, vol. 43, no. 30, pp. 305203 (9).
  • Takahashi, K, Charles, C, Boswell, R et al 2010, 'Characterization of the temperature of free electrons diffusing from a magnetically expanding current-free double layer plasma', Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, vol. 43, no. 16, pp. 162001 (4).
  • Dedrick, J, Boswell, R & Charles, C 2010, 'Asymmetric surface barrier discharge plasma driven by pulsed 13.56MHz power in atmospheric pressure air', Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, vol. 43, no. 34, pp. 342001 (6).
  • Cox, W, Charles, C, Boswell, R et al. 2010, 'Magnetic Ion Beam Deflection in the Helicon Double-Layer Thruster', Journal of Propulsion and Power, vol. 26, no. 5, pp. 1045-1052.
  • Lafleur, T, Charles, C & Boswell, R 2010, 'Ion beam formation in a very low magnetic field expanding helicon discharge', Physics of Plasmas, vol. 17, no. 4, p. 043505.
  • West, M, Charles, C & Boswell, R 2010, 'Operating Radio Frequency Antennas Immersed in Vacuum: Implications for Ground-Testing Plasma Thrusters', Journal of Propulsion and Power, vol. 26, no. 4, pp. 892-896.
  • Lafleur, T, Charles, C & Boswell, R 2010, 'Plasma control by modification of helicon wave propagation in low magnetic fields', Physics of Plasmas, vol. 17, no. 7, pp. 073508/1-12.
  • Peterson, V, Corr, C, Kearley, G et al 2010, 'High Water Diffusivity in Low Hydration Plasma-Polymerised Proton Exchange Membranes', Materials Science Forum, vol. 654-656, pp. 2871-2874.
  • Takahashi, K, Charles, C, Boswell, R et al 2010, 'Double-layer ion acceleration triggered by ion magnetization in expanding radiofrequency plasma sources', Applied Physics Letters, vol. 97, p. 141503.
  • Rabat, H, Andreazza, C, Brault, P et al 2009, 'Carbon/platinum nanotextured films produced by plasma sputtering', Carbon, vol. 47, pp. 209-214.
  • Lafleur, T, Charles, C & Boswell, R 2009, 'Detailed plasma potential measurements in a radio-frequency expanding plasma obtained from various electrostatic probes', Physics of Plasmas, vol. 16, no. 044510, p. 4.
  • Takahashi, K, Charles, C, Boswell, R et al 2009, 'Transport of energetic electrons in a magnetically expanding helicon double layer plasma', Applied Physics Letters, vol. 94, no. 191503, p. 3.
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  • Li W; Boswell R; Samoc M; Qin QH. 2007, 'Optical nonlinearity of oxygen-rich SiOx thin films', Electronics Letters, vol. 43, no. 4, pp. 235-237.
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  • Boswell, R 2003, 'Cosmic Waves in the Lab', Nature, vol. 425, pp. 352-353.
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