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2005

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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

Design and Construction of a MISSE-6 Payload:—The State of Utah Space Environment & Contamination Study (SUSpECS), Jeff Duce, Joshua Hodges, and JR Dennison; Design and Construction of a MISSE-6 Payload:—The State of Utah Space Environment & Contamination Study (SUSpECS)

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: Electron Emission Properties of Dielectric Materials for Satellites Containing Carbon Nanofibers, JR Dennison, Jodie Corbridge, and Jonathan Abbott; Final Report: Electron Emission Properties of Dielectric Materials for Satellites Containing Carbon Nanofibers

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

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

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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

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Simulating The Doppler-Free Fluorescence Spectrum For The Potassium D1 Transitions, Paul G. Johnson, Marc R. Hammond, and Vincent B. Wickwar; Utah State University Student Showcase for Undergraduate Research

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Secondary Electron Production and Transport Mechanisms by Measurement of Angle-EnergyResolved Cross Sections of Secondary and Backscattered Electrons, Jason Kite and JR Dennison; 9th Rocky Mountain NASA Space Grant Consortium Symposium

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Electron-Induced Electron Emission of Insulators Using Short-Duration Low-Amplitude Pulsed Sources, J. T. Kite, JR Dennison, and R. E. Davies; Bulletin of the American Physical Society

Modeling Science Learning at Utah State University: Physics department takes integrated approach to teaching and learning with Mathcad, Beth Porter and JR Dennison; Modeling Science Learning at Utah State University: Physics department takes integrated approach to teaching and learning with Mathcad

Comparison of Classical and Charge Storage Methods for Determining Conductivity of Thin Film Insulators, Prasanna Swaminathan, A. R. Frederickson, JR Dennison, Alec Sim, Jerilyn Brunson, and Eric Crapo; Comparison of Classical and Charge Storage Methods for Determining Conductivity of Thin Film Insulators

Comparison of Classical and Charge Storage Methods for Determining Conductivity of Thin Film Insulators, Prasanna Swaminathan, A. R. Frederickson, JR Dennison, Alec Sim, Jerilyn Brunson, and Eric Crapo; Comparison of Classical and Charge Storage Methods for Determining Conductivity of Thin Film Insulators

Imaging Natural Upper Atmosphere Optical Phenomena, Michael J. Taylor; Workshop on Ionospheric Interactions

Mesospheric Limb Temperature Mapper (MLTM): A Novel Instrument to Map Mesospheric O2 Intensity and Temperature Variability at low-Latitudes, Michael J. Taylor; EQUARS Mission Meeting

Investigating Mesospheric Temperature and Wave-induced Variability at Low-Latitudes Using the CEDAR Mesospheric Temperature Mapper, Michael J. Taylor, A. Taori, Y. Zhao, P. D. Pautet, and W. R. Pendleton Jr.; 30th European Annual Meeting on Atmospheric Studies by Optical Methods

Instrumentation for Studies of Electron Emission and Charging from Insulators, C. D. Thomson, V. Zavyalov, and JR Dennison; Instrumentation for Studies of Electron Emission and Charging from Insulators

Instrumentation for Studies of Electron Emission and Charging from Insulators, C. D. Thomson, V. Zavyalov, and JR Dennison; Instrumentation for Studies of Electron Emission and Charging from Insulators

Electron Emission Properties of Insulator Materials Pertinent to the International Space Station, C. D. Thomson, V. Zavyalov, JR Dennison, and Jodie Corbridge; Electron Emission Properties of Insulator Materials Pertinent to the International Space Station

Midlatitude mesopause region diurnal and semidiurnal temperature and wind tides over Fort Collins, CO., Titus Yuan; Midlatitude mesopause region diurnal and semidiurnal temperature and wind tides over Fort Collins, CO.

Yearlong Na-Lidar observation of temperature and winds over full diurnal cycles above Ft. Collins, CO (40ºN, 105ºW): Diurnal and semidiurnal tidal perturbations, Titus Yuan, C. Y. She, D. A. Krueger, and M. E. Hagan; Yearlong Na-Lidar observation of temperature and winds over full diurnal cycles above Ft. Collins, CO (40ºN, 105ºW): Diurnal and semidiurnal tidal perturbations

Seasonal dependence and variability of Mesopause region Diurnal and Semidiurnal thermal Tides based on one-year full diurnal Cycle Lidar observation over Fort Collin, CO (42ºN, 105ºW), Titus Yuan, C. Y. She, B. P. Williams, D. A. Krueger, and M. E. Hagan; Seasonal dependence and variability of Mesopause region Diurnal and Semidiurnal thermal Tides based on one-year full diurnal Cycle Lidar observation over Fort Collin, CO (42ºN, 105ºW)

2002

Secondary Electron Emission of Annealed Graphitic Amorphous Carbon, Jodie Corbridge and JR Dennison; Secondary Electron Emission of Annealed Graphitic Amorphous Carbon

Secondary Electron Emission of Annealed Graphitic Amorphous Carbon, Jodie Corbridge, Neal Nickles, Clint Thomson, Robert Berry, and JR Dennison; Secondary Electron Emission of Annealed Graphitic Amorphous Carbon

Measurement of Angle-Resolved Secondary Electron Spectra from Solids, R. E. Davies, Jason Kite, and JR Dennison; Measurement of Angle-Resolved Secondary Electron Spectra from Solids

Ground-based Measurements Simulating Space Environment Interaction of Materials and SEE Spacecraft Charging Materials Database for Spacecraft Charging Modeling, JR Dennison, Albert Chang, Neal Nickles, C. D. Thomson, Jason Kite, and Robert Davies; Ground-based Measurements Simulating Space Environment Interaction of Materials and SEE Spacecraft Charging Materials Database for Spacecraft Charging Modeling

Database of Electronic Properties of Spacecraft Materials for the NASA SEE Spacecraft Charge Collector Knowledgebase, JR Dennison, Albert Chang, Neal Nickles, C. D. Thomson, Jason Kite, Robert Davies, Jodie Corbridge, and Carl Ellsworth; Database of Electronic Properties of Spacecraft Materials for the NASA SEE Spacecraft Charge Collector Knowledgebase

Final Report Part II1: Materials Reports, JR Dennison, W. Y. Chang, Neal Nickles, Jason Kite, C. D. Thomson, Jodie Corbridge, and Carl Ellsworth; Electronic Properties of Materials with Application to Spacecraft Charging

Proposal for Measurements of Charge Storage Decay Time and Resistivity of Spacecraft Insulators, JR Dennison and Robb Frederickson; Proposal for Measurements of Charge Storage Decay Time and Resistivity of Spacecraft Insulators

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Angular Dependence of Secondary Electron Emission Spectra from a Polycrystalline Au Surface, Jason Kite, JR Dennison, and R. E. Davies; Bulletin of the American Physical Society

Observations of Transient Lightning Effects Over Southern Europe, Michael J. Taylor, L. C. Gardner, and P. Jenniskens; International Workshop on Leonid Meteors

Low Latitude Mesospheric Gravity Wave and Fregion Plasma Depletion Studies From Cachoeira-Paulista, Brazil, Michael J. Taylor, A. F. Medeiros, and H. Takahashi; SBGF Conference

Remote Sensing of Gravity Wave Intensity and Temperature Signatures at Mesopause Heights Using the Nightglow Emissions, Michael J. Taylor, W. R. Pendleton Jr., S. H. Seo, and R. H. Picard; SPIE Remote Sensing Remote Sensing of Clouds and the Atmosphere Meeting

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Charge Particle-Induced Secondary and Backscattered Electron Emission from Insulators, Clint Thomson, Albert Chang, JR Dennison, and Neal Nickles; Bulletin of the American Physical Society

Experimental Studies of the Secondary Electron Emission Properties of Dielectrics, Clint Thomson, JR Dennison, and Ralph Curruth; Experimental Studies of the Secondary Electron Emission Properties of Dielectrics

Lidar observation of summer mesopause region diurnal and semi-diurnal tides in temperature, zonal and meridional winds, Titus Yuan, J. Sherman, K. Arnold, D. A. Krueger, C. Y. She, and M. E. Hagan; Lidar observation of summer mesopause region diurnal and semi-diurnal tides in temperature, zonal and meridional winds

2001

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Extended BEG Model of Halogenated Methanes physisorbed on ionic crystals, Teresa Burns, Jason Kite, and JR Dennison; Bulletin of the American Physical Society

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Hemispherical grid retarding field analyzer for absolute measurement of secondary and back-scattered electron yields, Neal Nickles, W. Y. Chang, and JR Dennison; Bulletin of the American Physical Society

Automation of Ultra High Vacuum Chamber Pumps, Gauges and Valving for the Mitigation of Power Instabilities, Matthew B. Redd and JR Dennison; Automation of Ultra High Vacuum Chamber Pumps, Gauges and Valving for the Mitigation of Power Instabilities

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The role of secondary electron emission in >snapover= anomalous current collection, C. D. Thomson, JR Dennison, B. V. Vayner, J. T. Galofaro, D. C. Ferguson, and Win de Groot; Bulletin of the American Physical Society

2000

An Improved Database of Electronic Properties ofSpacecraft Materials for Modeling of Spacecraft Charging, W. Y. Chang, Neal Nickles, JR Dennison, and C. D. Thomson; 7th Spacecraft Charging Technology Conference

Absolute and Differential Spacecraft Charging as a Result ofEvolving Surface Contamination, JR Dennison, Jason Kite, W. Y. Change, and R. E. Davies; 7th Spacecraft Charging Technology Conference

River Meandering Dynamics, Boyd F. Edwards; River Meandering Dynamics

Development of Improved Faraday Cup for Measurements of Charged Particle Energy and Angle-Resolved Cross Sections, Kendall Ford and JR Dennison; Development of Improved Faraday Cup for Measurements of Charged Particle Energy and Angle-Resolved Cross Sections

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Inception of Snapover and Gas Induced Glow Discharges, J. T. Galofaro, B. V. Vayner, D. C. Ferguson, W. A. Degroot, C. D. Thomson, JR Dennison, and R. E. Davies; NASA Technical Memorandum

Effects of Evolving Surface Contamination On Spacecraft Charging, Jason Kite, JR Dennison, W. Y. Chang, and R. E. Davies; Effects of Evolving Surface Contamination On Spacecraft Charging

A High Resolution Faraday Cup Charged Particle Spectrometer, Jason Kite, Kendall Ford, and JR Dennison; A High Resolution Faraday Cup Charged Particle Spectrometer

Investigating the Dynamics of the Earth's Middle and Upper Atmosphere Using the CEDAR Mesospheric Temperature Mapper, Michael J. Taylor; NCAR lecture

Recent Developments in CCD Imaging Systems and their Applications to Upper Atmospheric Research, Michael J. Taylor; Department of Physics and Astronomy Lecture

Imaging Investigations of Sprites and Elves in the Middle Atmosphere and Their Association with Tropospheric Lightning, Michael J. Taylor, L. C. Gardner, and R. M. Dial; 27th Annual European Meeting on Atmospheric Studies by Optical Method

Long-period Signatures in Mesospheric OH Meinel (6,2) Band Intensity and Rotational Temperature at Mid-Latitudes, Michael J. Taylor, L. C. Gardner, and W. R. Pendleton Jr.; 33rd COSPAR Scientific Assembly

Image Measurements During the 1999 Leonids-MAC Airborne Campaign: High-resolution Meteor Ablation Signatures and Longitudinal Gravity Wave Study, Michael J. Taylor, L. C. Gardner, and C. Siefring; 2nd Leonids-MAC Workshop

Evidence for Large Amplitude Perturbations in Mesospheric OH Meinel Temperatures Around the Autumnal Equinox Transition Period, Michael J. Taylor, W. R. Pendleton Jr., and L. C. Gardner; 1st SRAMP International Symposium

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Investigation of the FirstSnapover of Positively Biased Conductors in a Plasma, C. D. Thomson, JR Dennison, R. E. Davies, D. C. Ferguson, J. T. Galafaro, and B. V. Vayner; Proceedings of the 38th American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Meeting on Aerospace Sciences

1999

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Instrumentation for Precise Energy- and Angle -Resolved Secondary Electron Emission Measurements, W. Y. Chang, Neal Nickles, R. E. Davies, and JR Dennison; Bulletin of the American Physical Society

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Measurement of Angle-resolved Secondary Electron Spectra, R. E. Davies and JR Dennison; Bulletin of the American Physical Society