Articles

PhD Thesis in Plasma Physics 2004-2007
Atmospheric pressure Radio Frequency discharges, diagnostic and numerical modeling
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[1]  — Pulsed RF discharges, glow and filamentary mode at atmospheric pressure in argon
N. Balcon, A. Aanesland and R. Boswell – Plasma Sources Science and Technoly Vol. 16, No 2, pp 217-225 (2007) [pdf]
Selected in Plasma Sources Science and Technology ‘Highlights’ of 2007

[2] — Prospects of airflow control by a gliding arc in a static magnetic field
N. Balcon, N. Benard, P. Braud, A. Mizuno, G. Touchard and E. Moreau – Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics Vol. 41, No 20, 205204 (9pp) (2008) [pdf]

[3] — Numerical model of an argon atmospheric pressure RF discharge
N. Balcon, G. Hagelaar, J.-P. Boeuf – IEEE transactions on Plasma Science Vol. 36, Issue 5, Part 4 (pp 2782-2787) (2008) [pdf]

[4] — Formation Process of the Electric Wind Produced by a Plasma Actuator
N. Balcon, N. Benard and E. Moreau – IEEE transactions on Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation Vol. 16, No. 2,  pp 463 – 469
(2009) [pdf]

[5] — Positive And Negative Sawtooth Signals Applied To A DBD Plasma Actuator – Influence On The Electric Wind
N. Balcon, N. Benard and E. Moreau – Journal of Electrostatics Vol. 67, Issues 2-3,  pp 140-145 (2009) [pdf]

[6] — Electric wind produced by a surface dielectric barrier discharge operating in air at different pressures: aeronautical control insights
N. Benard, N. Balcon and E. Moreau – Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics Vol. 41, No 4, 042002 (5pp) (2008) [pdf]

[7] — Viscous fingering and spatiotemporal dynamics of Micro Discharges occurring in an atmospheric plasma discharge
C. Corr, R. Boswell, N. Balcon, C. Samuell and P. Kenneally – IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science Vol. 36, Issue 4, Part 1 pp 964-965 (2008) [pdf]

[8] — Preliminary Study of the Electric Wind Produced by a Single Dielectric Discharge Actuator Operating in Atmospheric Flight Conditions – Pressure Outcome
N. Benard, N. Balcon and E. Moreau – American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics AIAA Paper 2008-3792 (2008) [pdf]

[9] — Control of diffuser jet flow: turbulent kinetic energy and jet spreading enhancements assisted by a non-thermal plasma discharge
N. Benard, N. Balcon, G. Touchard and E. Moreau – Experiments in Fluids Vol. 45, No 2, pp 333-355 (2008) [pdf]

[10] — Electric wind produced by a surface dielectric barrier discharge operating over a wide range of relative humidity
N. Benard, N. Balcon and E. Moreau – American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics AIAA Paper 2009-488 (2009) [pdf]

[11] — Jet Flow Control by Dielectric Barrier Discharge – Excitation by Axisymmetric and Flapping Modes
N. Benard, N. Balcon and E. Moreau – American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics AIAA Paper 2009-776 (2009)
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[12] — Measurement of the electron density in atmospheric-pressure low-temperature argon discharges by line-ratio method of optical emission spectroscopy
X.-M. Zhu, Y.-K. Pu, N. Balcon and R. Boswell - Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics 42 (2009) 142003 (5pp) (2009) [pdf]
Selected to be part of the Journal of Physics D Highlights of 2009 collection