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2008

Low-Fluence Electron Yields of Highly Insulating Materials, Ryan Hoffman and JR Dennison; Low-Fluence Electron Yields of Highly Insulating Materials

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Large-Amplitude Temperature Waves in the Upper Atmosphere, Jarron Lembke and Vincent B. Wickwar; Student Showcase, Utah State University, Logan, UT.

Observation and Characterization of Electrostatic Discharge in Insulating Materials Induced by Electron Beam Bombardment, Jennifer A. Roth, Ryan Hoffmannn, and JR Dennison; Observation and Characterization of Electrostatic Discharge in Insulating Materials Induced by Electron Beam Bombardment

Dependence of Potential and Ion Distribution on Electrokinetic Radius in Infinite and Finite-length Nano-channels, J. Schiffbauer, J. Fernandez, W. Booth, K. Kelly, A. Timperman, and Boyd F. Edwards; Dependence of Potential and Ion Distribution on Electrokinetic Radius in Infinite and Finite-length Nano-channels

Seasonal Variability in OH Mesospheric Temperatures at Low-latitudes and Comparison with TIMED/SABER Temperatures, Michael J. Taylor, J. M. Russell III, and J. Oberheide; 35th Annual European Meeting on Atmospheric Studies by Optical Methods

Tides (tidal period perturbations) observed by CSU Na lidar, Titus Yuan; Tides (tidal period perturbations) observed by CSU Na lidar

2007

Investigating the Photoyield of Spacecraft Materials, Jennifer Albretsen, Ryan Hoffman, and JR Dennison; Investigating the Photoyield of Spacecraft Materials

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Hopping Conductivity in Low-Density Polyethylene, Jerilyn Brunson and JR Dennison; Proceedings of the 12th Rocky Mountain NASA Space Grant Consortium NASA Fellowship Symposium

Charging and Discharging of Highly Resistive Spacecraft Materials, JR Dennison; Charging and Discharging of Highly Resistive Spacecraft Materials

Triggering Threshold Spacecraft Charging with Changes in Electron Emission from Materials, JR Dennison, R. C. Hoffmann, and J. Abbott; Triggering Threshold Spacecraft Charging with Changes in Electron Emission from Materials

Electronic property measurements and charging modeling of a ceramic-coated heat shield, M. M. Donegan, J. L. Sample, D. E. King, K. Caruso, D. Drewry, and JR Dennison; Electronic property measurements and charging modeling of a ceramic-coated heat shield

Mass Transport at Nano/Microfluidic Interfaces in Electrokinetically Driven Systems, Boyd F. Edwards, J. Schiffbauer, A. Timperman, S. Miller, and K. Kelly; "Mass Transport at Nano/Microfluidic Interfaces in Electrokinetically Driven Systems"

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Resistivity of Kapton E at Intermediate Time Scales Following High-Energy Electron Irradiation, S. Hart, JR Dennison, J. Brunson, and J. Gillespie; American Physical Society Four Corner Section Meeting, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ

Electric-Field-Induced Hopping Conductivity in Polymers, S. R. Hart, J. Brunson, and JR Dennison; Bulletin of the American Physical Society

Ground Based Imaging Opportunities in Africa, Michael J. Taylor; International Heliospheric Year (IHY) Meeting

Utilizing Airglow Measurements to Investigate Short-Period Gravity Wave Coupling at Mesospheric Heights, Michael J. Taylor, M. Ejiri, and Y. Zhao; CAWSES Conference

2006

From Whence Come the Electrons?, Jonathan Abbott, JR Dennison, Jason Kite, Ryan Hoffmann, and R. E. Davies; From Whence Come the Electrons?

E-Field Conditioning and Charging Memory in Low Density Polyethylene, Jerilyn Brunson and JR Dennison; E-Field Conditioning and Charging Memory in Low Density Polyethylene

E-Field Dependent Conduction in Low-Density Polyethylene, Jerilyn Brunson and JR Dennison; E-Field Dependent Conduction in Low-Density Polyethylene

Resistivity Measurement Methods of Extreme Insulators, Jerilyn Brunson and JR Dennison; Bulletin of the American Physical Society

Measurements of the Radiation Induced Conductivity of Insulating Polymeric Materials for the James Webb Space Telescope, J. Corbridge, JR Dennison, J. Hodges, R. C. Hoffmann, J. Abbott, A. Hunt, and R. Spaulding; Measurements of the Radiation Induced Conductivity of Insulating Polymeric Materials for the James Webb Space Telescope

Instrumentation for Radiation Induced Conductivity Measurements of Insulating Materials, J. Corbridge, J. Hodges, JR Dennison, R. C. Hoffmann, J. Abbott, S. Hart, A. Thomas, J. Brunson, A. Hunt, and R. Spaulding; Instrumentation for Radiation Induced Conductivity Measurements of Insulating Materials

Amusement Park Physics, Ashley Crookston and JR Dennison; Amusement Park Physics

Electron emission and resistivity of Materials for the NASA Solar Probe Mission in Extreme Thermal and Radiation Environments, JR Dennison; Electron emission and resistivity of Materials for the NASA Solar Probe Mission in Extreme Thermal and Radiation Environments

Study of High Resistivity Materials Used for JWST at Low Temperature, JR Dennison; Study of High Resistivity Materials Used for JWST at Low Temperature

The Charge Collector: Just a Drop in the Bucket, JR Dennison; The Charge Collector: Just a Drop in the Bucket

Electron Emission Testing of Solar Sail Nanocomposite Materials, JR Dennison, Jonathan Abbott, Ryan Hoffmann, and Jodie Corbridge; Electron Emission Testing of Solar Sail Nanocomposite Materials

Design and Pre-Flight Testing of the State of Utah Space Environment & Contamination Study (SUSpECS) MISSE-6 Experiment, JR Dennison, J. W. Burns, C. D. Thomson, L. Pearson, L. Davis, R. S. Hyde, James S. Dyer, J. Duce, J. Hodges, and J. Geddes; Design and Pre-Flight Testing of the State of Utah Space Environment & Contamination Study (SUSpECS) MISSE-6 Experiment

The State of Utah Space Environment & Contamination Study (SUSpECS) MISSE-6 Experiment, JR Dennison, James S. Dyer, J. Duce, J. Hodges, J. W. Burns, C. D. Thomson, L. Pearson, L. Pearson, L. Davis, and R. S. Hyde; The State of Utah Space Environment & Contamination Study (SUSpECS) MISSE-6 Experiment

Recent Advances in Measurements Related to the Charging and Discharging of Spacecraft Materials, JR Dennison and Nelson Green; Recent Advances in Measurements Related to the Charging and Discharging of Spacecraft Materials

Measurement of the Electron Yields of Highly Insulating Materials, JR Dennison, R. C. Hoffmann, and J. Abbott; Measurement of the Electron Yields of Highly Insulating Materials

The Emission Angle and Incident Energy Dependence of the Boundary between Secondary and Backscattered Electrons, JR Dennison and Jason Kite; The Emission Angle and Incident Energy Dependence of the Boundary between Secondary and Backscattered Electrons

Electric Field Induced Hopping Conductivity: An Investigation of Electric Field-Dependent Resistivity in Polymers, S. R. Hart, J. Brunson, and JR Dennison; Electric Field Induced Hopping Conductivity: An Investigation of Electric Field-Dependent Resistivity in Polymers

Instrumentation for Measuring Radiation Induced Conductivity of Insulating Materials, J. Hodges, J. Corbridge, JR Dennison, R. C. Hoffmann, J. Abbott, A. Hunt, and R. Spaulding; Instrumentation for Measuring Radiation Induced Conductivity of Insulating Materials

Design And Construction Of A Misse-6 Payload: State of Utah Space Environment & Contamination Study (SUSpECS), Joshua Hodges, Jeff Duce, and JR Dennison; Design And Construction Of A Misse-6 Payload: State of Utah Space Environment & Contamination Study (SUSpECS)

Effects of Fluence and Charge Density for Pulsed, Low-Fluence Measurements of Electron Emission in Highly Insulating Materials, Ryan Hoffman and JR Dennison; Effects of Fluence and Charge Density for Pulsed, Low-Fluence Measurements of Electron Emission in Highly Insulating Materials

Measuring Auger Signatures Using a Rotatable, High-Resolution Retarding Field Analyzer Faraday Cup Detector, Jason Kite and JR Dennison; Measuring Auger Signatures Using a Rotatable, High-Resolution Retarding Field Analyzer Faraday Cup Detector

Electrophoretic Extraction of Ions from a Pressure-Driven Flow, H. Luo, Boyd F. Edwards, S. Miller, B. Reschke, and A. Timperman; Electrophoretic Extraction of Ions from a Pressure-Driven Flow

Determination of Electron Emission Crossover Energies in Insulators, Hoffman Ryan, Jonathon Abbott, and JR Dennison; Bulletin of the American Physical Society

Ground-based Observations of Polar Mesospheric Clouds: Structure, Radiance and Gravity Wave Effects, Michael J. Taylor; Spring AGU Meeting

Utilizing Simultaneous OH and O2 Data to Investigate Vertical Wave Coupling Over a Broad Spectral Range, Michael J. Taylor; 3rd IAGA/ICMA Workshop

Utilization of Airglow Imaging to Investigate Gravity Wave Instability Dynamics in the MLT Region: Overview and New Results, Michael J. Taylor, P. D. Pautet, Y. Zhao, M. Ejiri, A. Z. Liu, and D. C. Fritts; 36th COSPAR Scientific Assembly

The Effect of Voltage Ramp Rate on Dielectric Breakdown of Thin Film Polymers, Anthony Thomas, JR Dennison, Steve Hart, and R. C. Hoffmann; The Effect of Voltage Ramp Rate on Dielectric Breakdown of Thin Film Polymers

The CSU sodium lidar facility: Current observation capability and science, Titus Yuan, T. Li, P. Acott, J. Yue, S. Harrell, D. A. Krueger, and C. Y. She; The CSU sodium lidar facility: Current observation capability and science.

Climatology Of Mesopause Region Temperature, Zonal Wind And Meridional Wind Over Fort Collins, CO (41°N, 105°W), Titus Yuan, C. Y. She, D. A. Krueger, F. Sassi, R. Garcia, and R. Roble; Climatology Of Mesopause Region Temperature, Zonal Wind And Meridional Wind Over Fort Collins, CO (41°N, 105°W)

Investigating Planetary Wave and Seasonal Variability in Mesospheric Temperature at Mid-and Low-latitudes, Y. Zhao, Michael J. Taylor, C. S. Gardner, and A. Liu; 36th COSPAR Scientific Assembly

2005

Methods for Determining Crossover Energies in Insulating Materials, Jonathan Abbott and JR Dennison; Methods for Determining Crossover Energies in Insulating Materials

Comparison of Methods for Determining Crossover Energies in Insulators, Jonathan Abbott, Ryan Hoffmann, JR Dennison, and Sarah Barton; Comparison of Methods for Determining Crossover Energies in Insulators

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Wavelength Control for a Potassium Resonance Lidar, Everett E. A. and Vincent B. Wickwar; Utah State University Student Showcase for Undergraduate Research

Measuring Resistivity of Extreme Insulators, Jerilyn Brunson and JR Dennison; Measuring Resistivity of Extreme Insulators

Validation of daylight charging capabilities of the SPARCS code, Sebastien Clerc, Sylvie Brosse, and JR Dennison; Validation of daylight charging capabilities of the SPARCS code

Measurements of Electrical and Electron Emission Properties of Highly Insulating Materials, JR Dennison, Jerilyn Brunson, Ryan Hoffman, Jonathon Abbott, Clint Thomson, and Alec Sim; Measurements of Electrical and Electron Emission Properties of Highly Insulating Materials

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Studies of Thermally Annealed Graphitic Amorphous Carbon Resulting in a Decrease Of Quasi-Stone-Wales Defects and Increase In Bandgap, JR Dennison, tim doyle, Jodie Corbridge, Sterling Smith, and Neal Nickles; 2005 APS March Meeting, Bulletin of the American Physical Society

Proposed Modifications to Engineering Design Guidelines Related to Resistivity Measurements and Spacecraft Charging, JR Dennison, Prasanna Swaminathan, Randy Jost, Jerilyn Brunson, Nelson Green, and A. Robb Frederickson; Proposed Modifications to Engineering Design Guidelines Related to Resistivity Measurements and Spacecraft Charging

SUSpECS—State of Utah Space Environment & Contamination Study—MISSE-6, Jeff Duce, Joshua Hodge, Jacob Geddes, Andrew Auman, Sarah Barton, JR Dennison, Clint Thomson, L. Pearson, L. Davis, J. W. Burns, R. S. Hyde, and James Dyer; SUSpECS—State of Utah Space Environment & Contamination Study—MISSE-6

The Effects of Electron Dose on Electron Emission and Charging in Insulators, Ryan Hoffman, Jonathan Abbott, JR Dennison, and Sarah Barton; The Effects of Electron Dose on Electron Emission and Charging in Insulators

Shy Drop: A Physics-based Activity for USU Physics Day at Lagoon, Amanda Otterstrom and JR Dennison; Shy Drop: A Physics-based Activity for USU Physics Day at Lagoon

Pulsed System for Optical Discharge of Thin-film Insulators, Jared Otterstrom and JR Dennison; Pulsed System for Optical Discharge of Thin-film Insulators

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Effects Of Incident Electron Fluence And Energy On The Electron Yield Curves And Emission Spectra Of Dielectrics, Alec Sim, JR Dennison, and Clint Thompson; Bulletin of the American Physical Society

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Evolution of the Electron Yield Curves of Insulators as a Function ofImpinging Electron Fluence and Energy, Alec Sim, JR Dennison, and Clint Thomson; Proceedings of the 9th Spacecraft Charging Technology Conference

Measurement of Resistivity of Spacecraft Insulators, Shigeyuji Takahashi and JR Dennison; Measurement of Resistivity of Spacecraft Insulators

Recent Progress in Mesospheric Gravity Wave Studies Using Nightglow Imaging Systems, Michael J. Taylor, W. R. Pendleton Jr., P. D. Pautet, Y. Zhao, A. Medeiros, and H. Takahashi; 9th International Congress of the Brazilian Geophysical Society

Ground-based Measurements of the Semi-annual Oscillation in Mesospheric Temperatures at Low Latitudes, Michael J. Taylor, A. K. Taori, Y. Zhao, D. R. Hatch, H. L. Liu, and R. G. Roble; ISEA Conference

Ground-based Mesospheric Temperature Variability Over a Broad Range of Temporal Scales, Michael J. Taylor, Y. Zhao, P. D. Pautet, A. Taori, and H. L. Liu; IAGA Assembly

Seasonal tidal perturbation in the mesopause region over Fort Collns, CO (40.6N, 105W), Titus Yuan; Seasonal tidal perturbation in the mesopause region over Fort Collns, CO (40.6N, 105W)

2004

Introduction to Scientific Computing: Modern Physics Handbook, Jenette Briggs, JR Dennison, D. Mark Riffe, N. Nickels, and T. E. Burns; Introduction to Scientific Computing: Modern Physics Handbook, Ver. 2.1

Secondary Electron Emission of Annealed Graphitic Amorphous Carbon: The Role of Evolving Bandgap, Jodie Corbridge, JR Dennison, and Neal Nickles; Secondary Electron Emission of Annealed Graphitic Amorphous Carbon: The Role of Evolving Bandgap

Electron Emission from Insulating Materials, JR Dennison; Electron Emission from Insulating Materials

Electron Emission of Insulating Spacecraft Materials, JR Dennison; Electron Emission of Insulating Spacecraft Materials

Interaction of the Space Environment with Spacecraft Materials, JR Dennison; Interaction of the Space Environment with Spacecraft Materials

Final Report: Electronic Properties International Space Station Materials, JR Dennison, C. D. Thomson, Jodie Corbridge, Alec Sim, and Jonathan Abbott; Final Report: Electronic Properties International Space Station Materials

The effect of low energy electron and UV/VIS radiation aging on the electron emission properties and breakdown of thin-film dielectrics, JR Dennison, C. D. Thomson, and Alec Sim; The effect of low energy electron and UV/VIS radiation aging on the electron emission properties and breakdown of thin-film dielectrics

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An Earlier Lidar Observation of a Noctilucent Cloud above Logan, Utah (41.7°N), Joshua P. Herron and Vincent B. Wickwar; IAMAS Workshop on “Layered Phenomena in the Mesopause Region”

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Another Noctilucent Cloud at 41.7ºN, Joshua P. Herron and Vincent B. Wickwar; CEDAR Workshop, Santa Fe, NM

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Atmospheric Lidar Observatory (ALO) Ten-Year Mesospheric Temperature Climatology, Joshua P. Herron and Vincent B. Wickwar; CEDAR Workshop, Santa Fe, NM, June 27–July 2, 2004

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Mesospheric Mid-latitude Density Climatology above Utah State University, Eric M. Lundell and Vincent B. Wickwar; CEDAR Workshop, Santa Fe, NM, June 27–July 2, 2004

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Rayleigh-Lidar Observations of Mesospheric Mid-latitude Density Climatology above Utah State University, Eric M. Lundell and Vincent B. Wickwar; AGU Fall Meeting

Measurement of Charge Storage Decay Time and Resistivity of Spacecraft Insulators, Gregory Nath and JR Dennison; Measurement of Charge Storage Decay Time and Resistivity of Spacecraft Insulators

Health Effects of Low-Level Radiation and the Validity of the Linear No Threshold Hypothesis (LNTH), Michael Nay and JR Dennison; Health Effects of Low-Level Radiation and the Validity of the Linear No Threshold Hypothesis (LNTH)

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Planetary Waves and Tides Found using Lomb-Scargle Periodogram Analysis of Rayleigh-Scatter Data above Utah State University, Karen L. Nelson, Joshua P. Herron, and Vincent B. Wickwar; CEDAR Workshop, Sante Fe, NM

Ring Statistics Determined with the Embedded Ring Approach: Anneal Graphitic Amorphous Carbon, Sterling Smith and JR Dennison; Ring Statistics Determined with the Embedded Ring Approach: Anneal Graphitic Amorphous Carbon

The Embedded Ring Approach Applied to Graphitic Amorphous Carbon, Sterling Smith and JR Dennison; The Embedded Ring Approach Applied to Graphitic Amorphous Carbon

Airborne Investigation of Mesospheric Gravity Waves and Their Sources, Michael J. Taylor; SOFIA Upper Deck Science Opportunity Workshop

Characterization of Short-period Gravity Waves at Mesospheric Heights & the effects of Background Winds on their Propagation and Dissipation, Michael J. Taylor; Chapman Conference on Gravity Waves Processes and Parameterization

Mesospheric Limb Temperature Mapper (MLTM) for the EQUARS Mission, Michael J. Taylor; Review of instrument development and design requirements

Small-scale Imaging and Chain Measurements, Michael J. Taylor; Passive Optical Workshop

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Results from the Middle Atmosphere with the Rayleigh-Scatter Lidar at USU’s Atmospheric Lidar Observatory, Vincent B. Wickwar, Joshua P. Herron, Troy A. Wynn, and Eric M. Lundell; Millard County Fair

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Comparisons of Long-term Trends and Variability in the Middle Atmosphere, Troy Wynn, Joshua P. Herron, and Vincent B. Wickwar; CEDAR Workshop, Santa Fe, NM

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Comparisons of Long-Term Trends and Variability in the Middle Atmosphere, Troy Wynn, Joshua P. Herron, and Vincent B. Wickwar; AGU Meeting, San Francisco, CA.

Seasonal diurnal tidal variation in the mesopause region over Ft. Collins, CO, Titus Yuan, C. Y. She, and M. E. Hagan; Seasonal diurnal tidal variation in the mesopause region over Ft. Collins, CO (40.6N, 105W)

2003

Conducivity Measurements of Thin Film Insulating Spacecraft Materials, Jerilyn Brunson and JR Dennison; Conducivity Measurements of Thin Film Insulating Spacecraft Materials

Electron Emission and Small Bandgap Semiconductors, Jodie Corbridge and JR Dennison; Electron Emission and Small Bandgap Semiconductors

Secondary Electron Emission of Graphtic Carbon Small Bandgap Semiconductors, Jodie Corbridge and JR Dennison; Secondary Electron Emission of Graphtic Carbon Small Bandgap Semiconductors

Secondary Electron Emission Of Graphtic Carbon Small Bandgap Semiconductors, Jodie Corbridge and JR Dennison; Secondary Electron Emission Of Graphtic Carbon Small Bandgap Semiconductors

Designing and Constructing an Apparatus for Measuring Resistivity of Insulating Spacecraft Materials, Eric Crapo and JR Dennison; Designing and Constructing an Apparatus for Measuring Resistivity of Insulating Spacecraft Materials

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Prediction of saturation effects on potassium lidar returns, Joel R. Drake and Vincent B. Wickwar; Utah State University Student Showcase for Undergraduate Research

Did Chiasms Appear in the Book of Mormon by Chance, Boyd F. Edwards; Did Chiasms Appear in the Book of Mormon by Chance

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Measurement of Conductivity and Charge Storage in Insulators Related to SpacecraftCharging, A. R. Fredrickson and JR Dennison; Measurement of Conductivity and Charge Storage in Insulators Related to SpacecraftCharging

Measurement of Conductivity and Charge Storage in Insulators Related to Spacecraft Charging, A. R. Fredrickson and JR Dennison; Measurement of Conductivity and Charge Storage in Insulators Related to Spacecraft Charging

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Effects of Bandgap on Secondary Electron Emission for Graphitic Carbon Semiconductiors, Jodie C. Gillespie and JR Dennison; Bulletin of the American Physical Society