Selected Publications

Articles In Academic Journals

Year Title
2017 A Dielectric Rod Antenna Driven by Pulsed Power System for Stimulating Biological TissuesIEEE Transactions on Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation. 2157-2163.
2017 A subnanosecond electric pulse exposure system for biological cellsMedical & Biological Engineering & Computing. 1063-1072.
2015 Ion transport into cells exposed to monopolar and bipolar nanosecond pulses.Bioelectrochemistry (Amsterdam, Netherlands). 44-51.
2015 Ozone-free niric oxide production using an atmospheric pressure surface discharge – A way to minimize nitrogen dioxide co-productionChemical Engineering Journal.
2015 Surface plasmas versus volume plasmas – energy deposition and ozone generation in air and oxygenPlasma Chemistry and Plasma Processing. 697-704.
2014 Application of increased temperature from an exogenous source to enhance gene electrotransferBioelectrochemistry. 120-123.
2014 Bipolar nanosecond electric pulses are less efficient at electropermeabilization and killing cells than monopolar pulses.Biochemical and biophysical research communications. 568-73.
2014 Cancellation of cellular responses to nanoelectroporation by reversing the stimulus polarity.Cellular and molecular life sciences : CMLS. 4431-41.
2014 Coupled Sliding Discharges: A Scalable Nonthermal Plasma System Utilizing Positive and Negative Streamers on Opposite Sides of a Dielectric LayerPlasma Chemistry and Plasma Processing. 871-886.
2014 Coupled surface dielectric barrier discharge reactor-ozone synthesis and nitric oxide conversion from airChemical Engineering Journal. 222-229.
2014 Shielded sliding discharge-assisted hydrocarbon selective catalytic reduction of NOx over Ag/Al2O3 catalysts using diesel as a reductantPlasma Chemistry and Plasma Processing. 825-836.
2013 Simulation Study of Delivery of Subnanosecond Pulses to Biological Tissues with an Impulse Radiating AntennaBioelectromagnetics. 145-159.
2012 Long term survival of mice with hepatocellular carcinoma after pulse power ablation with nanosecond pulsed electric fields.Technology in cancer research & treatment. 83-93.
2012 Transient Features in Nanosecond Pulsed Electric Fields Differentially Modulate Mitochondria and ViabilityPLoS One.
2011 Nanosecond pulsed electric field ablation of hepatocellular carcinoma.Conference proceedings : ... Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. Annual Conference. 6861-5.
2011 Targeted tissue ablation with nanosecond pulses.IEEE transactions on bio-medical engineering.
2010 A Reflector Antenna for Focusing in the Near FieldIEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letter. 12-15.
2010 Apoptosis Initiation and Angiogenesis Inhibition: Melanoma Targets for Nanosecond Pulsed Electric FieldsPigment Cell Melanoma Research. 554.
2010 Bioelectric applications for treatment of melanoma.Cancers. 1731-70.
2010 Nanosecond pulsed electric fields stimulate apoptosis without release of pro-apoptotic factors from mitochondria in B16f10 melanoma.Archives of Biochemistry and Biophysics. 82-9.
2010 Using Ionized Gases and Electromagnetic Fields Special Issue—Nonthermal Medical/Biological Applications Membrane Permeability and Cell Survival After Nanosecond Pulsed-Electric-Field Exposure—Significance of Exposure-Media CompositionIEEE Transactions on plasma science. 2948.
2009 A Scaling Law for Bioelectric Effects of Nanosecond PulsesIEEE Trans. Dielectr. and Electr. Insula.. 1224-1235.
2009 A new pulsed electric field therapy for melanoma disrupts the tumor’s blood supply and causes complete remission without recurrenceInt J Cancer. 438-45.
2009 Aspects of Plasma in Water: Streamer Physics and ApplicationsPlasma Processes and Polymers. 763-777.
2009 Lipid nanopores can form a stable, ion channel-like conduction pathway in cell membraneBiochem Biophys Res Commun. 181-6.
2009 Nanosecond, Electrical Triggering of Water SwitchesIEEE Trans. Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation. 1066-1075.
2009 Non-ionizing radiation with nanosecond pulsed electric fields as a cancer treatment: in vitro studies.Conference proceedings : ... Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. Annual Conference. 6509-12.
2009 Plasma Membrane Permeabilization by 60 and 600 ns Electric Pulses is Determined by the Absorbed DoseBioelectromagnetics. 90-92.
2008 Cold atmospheric pressure air plasma jet for medical applicationsApplied Physics Letters.
2008 Electrical Breakdown of Water in MicrogapsPlasma Sources Science and Tchnology. 10pp.
2008 Nanosecond Pulse Electric Field (nanopulse): a Novel Non-ligand Agonist for Platelet ActivationArchives of Biochemistry and Biophysics. 240-248.
2008 Simulation studies of ultrashort, high-intensity electric pulse induced action potential block in whole-animal nervesIEEE Trans Biomed Eng. 1391-8.
2008 Streamers in Water and Other Dielectric LiquidsJ. Phys. D: Appl. Phys..
2008 The Effect of Intense Subnanosecond Electrical Pulses on Biological CellsIEEE Trans. Plasma Science. 414.
2007 Bioelectric Effects of Nanosecond PulsesIEEE Trans. Diel. Electr. Insul.. 1088-1109.
2007 Bioelectric effects of intense nanosecond pulsesIEEE Transact Dielectrics Electrical Insul. 1088-1109.
2007 Compact, Nanosecond, High Repetition-Rate, Pulse Generator for Bioelectric StudiesIEEE Trans. Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation.
2007 Long-Lasting Plasma Membrane Permeabilization in Mammalian Cells by Nanosecond Pulsed Electric Field (nsPEF)Bioelectromagnetics. 655.
2007 Membrane permeabilization and cell damage by ultrashort electric field shocksArch Biochem Biophys. 109-18.
2007 Nanosecond electric pulses penetrate the nucleus and enhance speckle formation.Biochemical and biophysical research communications. 220-5.
2007 Nanosecond pulsed electric fields have differential effects on cells in the S-phase.DNA and cell biology. 160-71.
2007 Nanosecond pulsed electric fields induce apoptosis in p53-wildtype and p53-null HCT116 colon carcinoma cells.Apoptosis : an international journal on programmed cell death. 1721-31.
2007 Simulations of intracellular calcium release dynamics in response to a high-intensity, ultrashort electric pulse.Physical review. E, Statistical, nonlinear, and soft matter physics. 041920.
2007 Ultrashort electric pulse induced changes in cellular dielectric properties.Biochemical and biophysical research communications. 139-44.
2006 Electrical Breakdown and Dielectric Recovery of Polar LiquidsIEEE Trans. Plasma Sci.. 1653-1661.
2006 Nanosecond pulsed electric fields cause melanomas to self-destruct.Biochemical and biophysical research communications. 351-60.
2006 Oxygen enhances lethal effect of high-intensity, ultrashort electrical pulsesBioelectromagnetics. 221-5.
2006 Plasma membrane voltage changes during nanosecond pulsed electric field exposure.Biophysical Journal. 3608-15.
2005 Nanosecond pulsed electric fields (nsPEF) induce direct electric field effects and biological effects on human colon carcinoma cells.DNA and cell biology. 283-91.
2005 Simulations of transient membrane behavior in cells subjected to a high-intensity ultrashort electric pulse.Physical review. E, Statistical, nonlinear, and soft matter physics. 031914.
2005 Streamers in Water Filled Wire-Cylinder and Packed-Bed ReactorsIEEE Trans. Plasma Science. 490-491.
2004 Energy-landscape-model analysis for irreversibility and its pulse-width dependence in cells subjected to a high-intensity ultrashort electric pulse.Physical review. E, Statistical, nonlinear, and soft matter physics. 051901.
2004 High Power Water Switches: Postbreakdown Phenomena and Dielectric RecoveryIEEE Trans. on Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation. 604-612.
2004 Leukemic cell intracellular responses to nanosecond electric fields.Biochemical and biophysical research communications. 421-7.
2004 Nanosecond pulsed electric fields modulate cell function through intracellular signal transduction mechanisms.Physiological measurement. 1077-93.
2004 Stimulation of capacitative calcium entry in HL-60 cells by nanosecond pulsed electric fields.The Journal of biological chemistry. 22964-72.
2004 Ultrashort electrical pulses open a new gateway into biological cellsProceedings of the IEEE. 1122-1137.
2003 Differential effects in cells exposed to ultra-short, high intensity electric fields: cell survival, DNA damage, and cell cycle analysis.Mutation research. 65-75.
2003 Diverse effects of nanosecond pulsed electric fields on cells and tissues.DNA and cell biology. 785-96.
2003 Nanosecond, high-intensity pulsed electric fields induce apoptosis in human cells.FASEB journal : official publication of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology. 1493-5.
2003 The effects of intense submicrosecond electrical pulses on cells.Biophysical Journal. 2709-14.
2001 Intracellular effect of ultrashort electrical pulses.Bioelectromagnetics. 440-8.
Thermal assisted in vivo gene electrotransferCurrent Gene Therapy. 83-89.

Conference Papers

Year Title
2010 Streamer Breakdown and Propagation in Water
2010 Sub-Nanosecond Electrical Pulses for Medical Therapies and Imaging
2008 Nanosecond pulse generator with variable pulse duration for the study of pulse induced biological effects.  61-64.
2006 Biological effects of intense subnanosecond electrical pulses.  573-576.
2005 The Permettivity of Water Under High Dielectric Strength
2003 High power recovery rate water switches.  649-652.
2003 Water and propylene carbonate as storage and switching media in pulsed power systems.  715-718.
2002 Electrical Breakdown of Sub-Millimeter Water Gaps.  199-202.
2001 Pulsed electric field based antifouling method for salinometers.  1146-1149.