Publications

Selected presentations grouped according to topics

My main fields of research are accelerator physics, physics and chemistry of plasmas and fluids, nonlinear transport phenomena and stochastic processes, atomic physics. I have broad experience in various areas of accelerator and plasma physics, which includes but not limited to:

·            high-energy density physics (HEDP)

·            low-temperature plasmas and gas-discharge physics

 

Articles in Referred Journals (in reverse chronological order)

  • C. Johan, K. Alexander, K. Igor, S. Timothy, and K. David, "Validation and benchmarking of two particle-in-cell codes for a glow discharge", Plasma Sources Science and Technology  26, 014003 (2017). 
  • A. I. Smolyakov, O. Chapurin, W. Frias, O. Koshkarov, I. Romadanov, T. Tang, M. Umansky, Y. Raitses, I. D. Kaganovich, V. P. Lakhin, "Fluid theory and simulations of instabilities, turbulent transport and coherent structures in partially-magnetized plasmas of E x B discharges", Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion  59, 014041 (2017). 
  • H. Wang, V. S. Sukhomlinov, I. D. Kaganovich, and A. S. Mustafaev, "Simulations of Ion Velocity Distribution Functions Taken into Account Both Elastic and Charge Exchange Collisions", Plasma Sources and Technology  26, 024001 (2017). 
  • H. Wang, V. S. Sukhomlinov, I. D. Kaganovich, and A. S. Mustafaev, "Ion velocity distribution functions in argon and helium discharges: detailed comparison of numerical simulation results and experimental data." Plasma Sources and Technology  26, 024002 (2017). 
  • P. A. Seidl et al., Irradiation of materials with short, intense ion pulses at NDCX-II, Laser and Particle Beams  35, 373 (2017). 
  • Charles Swanson, Igor D. Kaganovich, "Modeling of reduced effective secondary electron emission yield from a velvet surface", Journal of Applied Physics  120, 213302 (2016). 
  • Longtao Han, Predrag Krstic, Igor Kaganovich, Roberto Car, "Migration of a carbon adatom on a charged single-walled carbon nanotube", Carbon  116, 174 (2016). 
  • Ivan Romadanov, Andrei Smolyakov, Yevgeny Raitses, Igor Kaganovich, Tang Tian, Sergei Ryzhkov, "Structure of nonlocal gradient-drift instabilities in Hall E x B discharges", Physics of Plasmas  23, 122111 (2016). 
  • P. A. Seidl, J. J. Barnard, R. C. Davidson, A. Friedman, E. P. Gilson, D. Grote, Q. Ji, I. D. Kaganovich, A. Persaud, W. L. Waldron, T. Schenkel, "Short-pulse, compressed ion beams at the Neutralized Drift Compression Experiment", Journal of Physics Conference Series  717, 012079 (2016). 
  • A. D. Stepanov, E. P. Gilson, L. R. Grisham, I. D. Kaganovich, & R. C. Davidson, "Dynamics of ion beam charge neutralization by ferroelectric plasma sources", Physics of Plasmas  23, 122111 (2016). 
  • D. Sydorenko, Igor D. Kaganovich, and Peter LG Vetzek. "Effect of collisions on the two-stream instability in a finite length plasm." Phys. Plasmas  23, 122119 (2016). 
  • I. D. Kaganovich, D. Sydorenko, "Band Structure of the Growth Rate of the Two-Stream Instability of an Electron Beam Propagating in a Bounded Plasma", Physics of Plasmas  23, 122111 (2016). 
  • Peter A. Seidl, Wayne G. Greenway, Steven M. Lidia, Arun Persaud, Matthew Stettler, Jeffrey H. Takakuwa, William L. Waldron, Thomas Schenkel, John J. Barnard, Alex Friedman, David P. Grote, Ronald C. Davidson, Erik P. Gilson, Igor D. Kaganovich, "Short intense ion pulses for materials and warm dense matter research", Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment  800, 98-103 (2015). 
  • D. Sydorenko, I. D. Kaganovich, L. Chen, P. L. G. Ventzek, "Generation of anomalously energetic suprathermal electrons by an electron beam interacting with a nonuniform plasma", Phys. Plasmas  22, 123510 (2015). 
  • Alexander V. Khrabrov, Igor D. Kaganovich, Peter L. G. Ventzek, Alok Ranjan, Lee Chen, "Structure of Velocity Distribution of Sheath-Accelerated Secondary Electrons in Asymmetric RF-DC Discharge", Plasma Sources and Technology  24, 054003 (2015). 
  • O. Koshkarov, A. I. Smolyakov, I. D. Kaganovich, V. I. Ilgisonis, "Ion sound instability driven by ion beam", Phys. Plasmas  22, 052113 (2015). 
  • E Tokluoglu, I.D. Kaganovich, "Defocusing of an ion beam propagating in background plasma due to two-stream instability", Phys. Plasmas  22, 040701 (2015). 
  • M D Campanell, H Wang, I D Kaganovich and A V Khrabrov, "Self-amplification of electrons emitted from surfaces in plasmas with ExB fields" Plasma Sources Sci. Technol.  24, 034010 (2015). 
  • R. W. Boswell, K. Takahashi, C. Charles, and I. D. Kaganovich, "Non-local electron energy probability function in a plasma expanding along a magnetic nozzle", Frontiers in Physics  3, 14 (2015). 
  • William Berdanier, Prabir K. Roy, Igor Kaganovich, "Intense Ion Beam Neutralization Using Underdense Background Plasma" Phys. Plasmas  22, 013104 (2015). 
  • Rod Boswell, Igor D. Kaganovich, "Special issue on transport in B-fields in low-temperature plasmas" Plasma Source Sci. Technol.  23, 040201 (2014). 
  • Peter Porazik,; Jay R. Johnson, Igor Kaganovich, E. Sanchez, "Modification of the loss cone for energetic particles" , Geophys. Res. Lett.  41, 8107-8113 (2014). 
  • Hongyue Wang, Michael D. Campanell, Igor D. Kaganovich, G.B. Cai, "Effect of asymmetric secondary emission in bounded low-collisional E x B plasma on sheath and plasma properties", J. Phys. D- Appl. Phys.  47, 405204 (2014). 
  • A. S. Mustafaev, V. I. Demidov, I. D. Kaganovich, M. E. Koepke and A. Grabovskiy, "Sharp transition between two regimes of operation of dc discharge with two anodes and thermionic emission from cathode", Phys. Plasmas  21, 053508 (2014). 
  • James M. Mitrani, Igor Kaganovich and Ronald C. Davidson, "Mitigating chromatic effects on the transverse focusing of intense charged particle beams for heavy ion fusion", Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research A  733, 65-69 (2014). 
  • Edward A. Startsev, Igor Kaganovich and Ronald C. Davidson, "Effects of beam-plasma instabilities on neutralized propagation of intense ion beams in background plasma", Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research A  733, 80-85 (2014). 
  • E.P. Gilson, R.C. Davidson, P.C. Efthimion, I.D. Kaganovich, J.W. Kwan, S.M. Lidia, P.A. Ni, P.K. Roy, P.A. Seidl, W.L. Waldron, J.J. Barnard, A. Friedman, "Ferroelectric plasma sources for NDCX-II and heavy ion drivers", Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research A  733, 75-79 (2014). 
  • J. P. Sheehan, E. V. Barnat, B. R. Weatherford, I. D. Kaganovich and N. Hershkowitz, "Emissive sheath measurements in the afterglow of a radio frequency plasma", Phys. Plasmas  21, 013510 (2014). 
  • A.N. Andronov, A.S. Smirnov, I.D. Kaganovich, E.A. Startsev, Y. Raitses, V.I. Demidov, "Secondary electron emission yield in the limit of low electron energy", contribution to the Joint INFN-CERN-EuCARD-AccNet Workshop on Electron-Cloud Effects: ECLOUD'12; 5-9 Jun 2012, La Biodola, Isola d'Elba, Italy, Journal reference: CERN Yellow Report CERN-2013-002, pp.161-163 (2014). 
  • Winston Frias, Andrei I. Smolyakov, Igor D. Kaganovich, and Yevgeny Raitses, "Wall current closure effects on plasma and sheath fluctuations in Hall thrusters", Phys. Plasmas  21, 062113 (2014). 
  • J. P. Sheehan, I. D. Kaganovich, H. Wang, D. Sydorenko, Y. Raitses and N. Hershkowitz, "Effects of emitted electron temperature on the plasma sheath", Phys. Plasmas  21, 063502 (2014). 
  • Igor D. Kaganovich, Valery Godyak and Vladimir I. Kolobov, "Preface to Special Topic: Electron kinetic effects in low temperature plasmas", Phys. Plasmas  20, 101501 (2013). 
  • Edward A. Startsev, Igor Kaganovich and Ronald C. Davidson, "Nonlinear effects of beam-plasma instabilities on neutralized propagation of intense ion beams in background plasma", EPJ Web of Conferences, Volume 59, (2013). 
  • W. Frias, A. I. Smolyakov, I. D. Kaganovich, and Y. Raitses, "Long wavelength gradient drift instability in Hall plasma devices. II. Applications", Physics of Plasmas   20, 052108 (2013).
  • J. P. Sheehan, N. Hershkowitz, I. D. Kaganovich, H. Wang, Y. Raitses, E. V. Barnat, B. R. Weatherford, and D. Sydorenko, "Kinetic Theory of Plasma Sheaths Surrounding Electron-Emitting Surfaces", Phys. Rev. Lett.   111, 075002 (2013). 
  • A. I. Smolyakov, W. Frias, I. D. Kaganovich, and Y. Raitses, "Sheath-Induced Instabilities in Plasmas with E0xB0 Drift", Phys. Rev. Lett.   111, 115002 (2013). 
  • I. V. Schweigert, I. D. Kaganovich and V. I. Demidov, "Active electron energy distribution function control in direct current discharge using an auxiliary electrode", Phys. Plasmas  20, 101606 (2013). 
  • E. Bogdanov, V. I. Demidov, I. D. Kaganovich, M. E. Koepke and A. A. Kudryavtsev, "Modeling a short dc discharge with thermionic cathode and auxiliary anode", Phys. Plasmas 20, 101605 (2013). 
  • M.A. Jaworski, M.G. Bell, T.K. Gray, R. Kaita, I. Kaganovich, J. Kallman, H.W. Kugel, B. LeBlanc, A.G. McLean, S.A. Sabbagh, F. Scotti, V.A. Soukhanovskii, D.P. Stotler, "Observation of non-Maxwellian electron distributions in the NSTX divertor", Journal of Nuclear Materials 438, S384 (2013). 
  • M. D. Campanell, A. Khrabrov, and I. D. Kaganovich, "Instability, Collapse and Oscillation of Sheaths Caused by Secondary Electron Emission", Phys. Plasmas  19, 123513 (2012). 
  • A. S. Mustafaev, V. I. Demidov, I. Kaganovich, S. F. Adams, M. E. Koepke and A. Grabovskiy, "Control of current and voltage oscillations in a short dc discharge making use of external auxiliary electrode", Review of Scientific Instruments   83, 103502 (2012). 
  • Winston Frias, Andrei I. Smolyakov, Igor D. Kaganovich, and Yevgeny Raitses, "Long wavelength gradient drift instability in Hall plasma devices. I. Fluid theory", Physics of Plasmas 19, 093511 (2012). 
  • Alexander V. Khrabrov and Igor D. Kaganovich, "Electron Scattering in Helium for Monte Carlo Simulations", Physics of Plasmas   19, 093511 (2012). 
  • Vladimir Khudik, Igor Kaganovich, Gennady Shvets, "Halo formation and self-pinching of an electron beam undergoing the Weibel instability", Physics of Plasmas   19, 103106 (2012). 
  • E. P. Gilson, R. c. Davidson, P. C. Efthimion, J. Z. Gleizer, I. D. Kaganovich, Y. Krasik, "Plasma source development for the NDCX-I and NDCX-II neutralized drift compression experiments", Laser and Particle Beams  30, 435-443 (2012). 
  • M. A. Dorf, R. C. Davidson, I. D. Kaganovich and E. A. Startsev, "Enhanced Collective Focusing of Intense Neutralized Ion Beam Pulses in the Presence of Weak Solenoidal Magnetic Fields", Physics of Plasmas  19, 056704 (2012). 
  • M. D. Campanell, A. V. Khrabrov, and I. D. Kaganovich, "Absence of Debye Sheaths due to Secondary Electron Emission", Phys. Rev. Lett.   108, 255001 (2012). 
  • M. D. Campanell, A. V. Khrabrov, and I. D. Kaganovich, "General Cause of Sheath Instability Identified for Low Collisionality Plasmas in Devices with Secondary Electron Emission", Phys. Rev. Lett.   108, 235001 (2012). 
  • Igor D. Kaganovich, Scott Massidda, Edward A. Startsev, Ronald C. Davidson, Steven M. Lidia, Peter Seidl and Alex Friedman, "Effects of errors in velocity tilt on maximum longitudinal compression during neutralized drift compression of intense beam pulses: II. Analysis of experimental data of the Neutralized Drift Compression Experiment- I (NDCX-I)", Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research A  678, 39-47 (2012). 
  • Igor D. Kaganovich, Scott Massidda, Edward A. Startsev, Ronald C. Davidson, Jean-Luc Vay and Alex Friedman, "Effects of errors in velocity tilt on maximum longitudinal compression during neutralized drift compression of intense beam pulses: I. General description", Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research A  678, 48-63 (2012). 
  • I. D. Kaganovich, E. A. Startsev, and R. C. Davidson, "Thin foil transformation into liquid droplets due to the Rayleigh-Taylor instability in NDCX-1 experiments", High Energy Density Physics 7, 343-345 (2011). 
  • M. Dorf, I. D. Kaganovich, E. A. Startsev, and R. C. Davidson, "Collective focusing of intense ion beam pulses for high-energy density physics applications", Phys. Plasmas 18, 033106 (2011). 
  • J. P. Sheehan, Y. Raitses, N. Hershkowitz, I. Kaganovich, and N. J. Fisch, "A comparison of emissive probe techniques for electric potential measurements in a complex plasma", Phys. Plasmas   18, 073501 (2011). 
  • Y. Raitses, I. D. Kaganovich, A. Khrabrov, D. Sydorenko, N. J. Fisch, A. Smolyakov, "Effect of Secondary Electron Emission on Electron Cross-Field Current in ExB Discharges", IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science   39, 995-1006 (2011). 
  • I. D. Kaganovich, R. C. Davidson, M. A. Dorf, E. A. Startsev, A. B. Sefkow, E. P. Lee, and A. Friedman, "Physics of neutralization of intense charged particle beam pulses by a background plasma", Phys. Plasmas 17, 056703 (2010). 
  • M. Dorf, I. D. Kaganovich, E. A. Startsev, and R. C. Davidson, "Whistler Wave Excitation and Effects of Self-Focusing on Ion Beam Propagation through a Background Plasma along a Solenoidal Magnetic Field", Phys. Plasmas 17, 023103 (2010). 
  • I. D. Kaganovich, V. I. Demidov, S. F. Adams, Y. Raitses,"Non-local collisionless and collisional electron transport in low-temperature plasma", Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion  51;, 124003 (2009). 
  • D. Sydorenko, I. Kaganovich, Y. Raitses, A. Smolyakov, "Breakdown of a space charge limited regime of a sheath in a weakly collisional plasma bounded by walls with secondary electron emission.", Phys. Rev. Lett.  103, 145004 (2009). 
  • M. Dorf, I.D. Kaganovich, E.A. Startsev, and R.C. Davidson, "Enhanced Self-Focusing of an Ion Beam Pulse Propagating Through a Background Plasma Along a Solenoidal Magnetic Field", Phys. Rev. Lett. 103, 075003 (2009). 
  • Gennady Shvets, Oleg Polomarov, Vladimir Khudik, Carl Siemon, and Igor Kaganovich, "Nonlinear evolution of the Weibel instability of relativistic electron beams" Phys. Plasmas  16, 056701 (2009). 
  • A. B. Sefkow, R. C. Davidson, E. P. Gilson, I. D. Kaganovich, A. Anders, J. E. Coleman, M. Leitner, S. M. Lidia, P. K. Roy, P. A. Seidl, W. L. Waldron, S. S. Yu, and D. R. Welch, "Simulations and experiments of intense ion beam current density compression in space and time", Phys. Plasmas 16, 056701 (2009). 
  • I. D. Kaganovich, Ariel Shnidman, Harrison Mebane, and R.C. Davidson, "Calculation of charge-changing cross sections of ions or atoms colliding with fast ions using the classical trajectory method", Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research A 606, 196-204 (2009). 
  • Michel Kireeff Covo, Igor D. Kaganovich, Ariel Shnidman, Arthur W. Molvik, and Jasmina L. Vujic, "Measurements of the total charge-changing cross sections for collisions of target gases with a 1-MeV K+-ion beam", Phys. Rev. A  78 (3), 032709 (2008). 
  • D. Sydorenko, A. Smolyakov, I. Kaganovich, and Y. Raitses, "Plasma-sheath instability in Hall thrusters due to periodic modulation of the energy of secondary electrons in cyclotron motion", Phys. Plasmas  15, 053506 (2008). 
  • Merger of super-Alfvenic current filaments during collisionless Weibel instability of relativistic electron beams", Phys. Rev. Lett.  101, 175001 (2008). 
  • Igor D. Kaganovich, Edward A. Startsev, Adam B. Sefkow, Ronald C. Davidson, "Controlling Charge and Current Neutralization of an Ion Beam Pulse in a Background Plasma by Application of a Solenoidal Magnetic Field", Phys. Plasmas 15, 103108 (2008). 
  • Oleg V. Polomarov, Adam B. Sefkow, Igor D. Kaganovich, Gennady Shvets, "Computationally efficient description of relativistic electron beam transport in collisionless plasma", Phys. Plasmas  14, 043103 (2007). 
  • Igor D. Kaganovich, Edward A. Startsev, Adam B. Sefkow, Ronald C. Davidson, "Charge and Current Neutralization of an Ion-Beam Pulse Propagating in a Background Plasma along a Solenoidal Magnetic Field "Phys. Rev. Lett 99, 235002 (2007). 
  • A. B. Sefkow, R. C. Davidson, I. D. Kaganovich, E.P. Gilson, P.K. Roy, P.A. Seidel. S.S. Yu, Dale R. Welch, D.V. Rose, and J.J. Barnard, "Optimized simultaneous transverse and longitudinal focusing of intense ion beam pulses for warm dense matter applications", Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research A   577, 289-297 (2007). 
  • Ronald C. Davidson, Igor D. Kaganovich, Edward A. Startsev, H. Qin, M. Dorf, Adam B. Sefkow, Dale R. Welch, D.V. Rose, and S.M. Lund, "Multispecies Weibel instability for intense charged particle beam propagation through neutralizing background plasma", Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research A   577, 70-78 (2007). 
  • Igor D. Kaganovich, Adam B. Sefkow, Edward A. Startsev, Ronald C. Davidson, Dale R. Welch, "Effects of finite pulse length, magnetic field, and gas ionization on ion beam pulse neutralization by background plasma", Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research A 577, 93-102 (2007). 
  • D. Sydorenko, A. Smolyakov, I. Kaganovich, and Y. Raitses, "Effects of non-Maxwellian electron velocity distribution function on and two-stream instability in low-pressure discharges", Phys. Plasmas  14, 013508 (2007). 
  • I.D. Kaganovich, and Y. Raitses, D. Sydorenko, A. Smolyakov "Kinetic Effects in Hall Thruster Discharge", Phys. Plasmas  14, 057104 (2007); Proceedings of 42nd AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, paper 4831 (2006).  
  • I.D. Kaganovich, E. A. Startsev and R. C. Davidson, "Scaling and formulary of cross sections for ion-atom impact ionization", New Journal of Physics 8, 278 (2006). 
  • D. Sydorenko, A. Smolyakov, I. Kaganovich, and Y. Raitses, "Modification of Electron Velocity Distribution in Bounded Plasmas by Secondary Electron Emission", IEEE Trans. Plasma Science  34, 895 (2006). 
  • D. Sydorenko, A. Smolyakov, I. Kaganovich, and Y. Raitses, "Kinetic simulation of secondary electron emission effects in Hall thrusters", Phys. Plasmas  13, 014501 (2006). 
  • Oleg V. Polomarov, Constantine E. Theodosiou, Igor D. Kaganovich, "Enhanced collisionless heating in a non-uniform plasma at the bounce resonance condition", Phys. Plasmas  12, 080704 (2005).   arxiv   
  • Igor D. Kaganovich, Oleg V. Polomarov, Constantine E. Theodosiou, "Revisiting anomalous rf field penetration into a warm plasma", IEEE Trans. Plasma Science 696-717 (2005).  arxiv   ppplreport      ;  Special Issue  of IEEE Transaction on Plasma Science 2006 of  PPPL workshop  "Nonlocal, Collisionless Electron Transport in Plasmas"  to be published in 2006. 
  • Oleg V. Polomarov, Constantine E. Theodosiou, Igor D. Kaganovich, Badri N. Ramamurthi and Demetre J. Economou, "Effect of ECR and Cavity Resonance in Magnetically Enhanced Inductively Coupled Plasmas", IEEE Trans. Plasma Science (2005);  Special Issue  of IEEE Transaction on Plasma Science 2006 of  PPPL workshop  "Nonlocal, Collisionless Electron Transport in Plasmas" (2006). 
  • Oleg V. Polomarov, Constantine E. Theodosiou, Igor D. Kaganovich, Badri N. Ramamurthi and Demetre J. Economou, "Effectiveness of electron-cyclotron and transmission resonance heating in inductively coupled plasmas", Phys. Plasmas  12, 104505 (2005). 
  • Igor D. Kaganovich, Edward Startsev, and Ronald C. Davidson "Images of Complex Interactions of an Intense Ion Beam with Plasma Electrons", IEEE Trans. Plasma Science 33, N2, 556-557 (2005);  ppplreport  , 
  • Igor D. Kaganovich, Edward A. Startsev and Ronald C. Davidson, Steve R. Kecskemeti, Amitai Bin-Nun, Dennis Mueller and Larry Grisham, Rand L. Watson, Vladimir Horvat, Konstantinos E. Zaharakis, and Yong Peng, "Ionization Cross Sections for Ion-Atom Collisions in High Energy Ion Beams", invited talk at HIF symposium 2004 Princeton, NJ, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research 544, 91-97 (2005). 
  • I. D. Kaganovich, E. A. Startsev and R. C. Davidson, "Ion beam pulse neutralization by a background plasma in a solenoidal magnetic field", Proceedings of HIF symposium 2004 Princeton, NJ, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research 544, 383-388 (2005). 
  • I.D. Kaganovich, E. A. Startsev and G. Shvets, "Anomalous skin effect for anisotropic electron velocity distribution function", Phys. Plasmas  11 3328-3330 (2004).
  • I. Kaganovich, E. A. Startsev and R. C. Davidson, "Nonlinear plasma waves excitation by intense ion beams in background plasma", Phys. Plasmas 11 3546-3552 (2004)  ppplreport    ; Movies are available at  PoP depository  .
  • I. D. Kaganovich, O. Polomarov and C. Theodosiou, "Landau damping and anomalous skin effect in low-pressure gas discharges: self-consistent treatment of collisionless heating", invited paper at APS Division of Plasma Physics Meeting, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 2003, Phys. Plasmas  11 2399-2410 (2004).
  • I. D. Kaganovich, E. A. Startsev and R. C. Davidson, "Comparison of quantum-mechanical and classical trajectory calculations of cross sections for ion-atom impact ionization of negative and positive ions for heavy-ion fusion applications", Phys. Rev. A 68, 022707 (2003),  arxiv ppplreport  
  • I. D. Kaganovich, E. A. Startsev and R. C. Davidson, "Analytical and numerical studies of the complex interaction of a fast ion beam pulse with a background plasma", Physica Scripta T107 54-59 (2004), invited talk at ITCPP "Complex Plasma in New Millenium" 2003, Santorini, Greece  ppplreport   
  • I.D. Kaganovich, E. A. Startsev and R. C. Davidson, "Scaling cross sections for ion-atom impact ionization", (2004)  arxiv   ppplreport  ; short version Phys. Plasmas  11 1229-1232 (2004). 
  • Gennady Shvets, Igor Kaganovich and Edward Startsev, Comment on "Generation of Electromagnetic Pulses from Plasma Channels Induced by Femtosecond Light Strings", Phys. Rev. Lett.  89, 139301 (2002). 
  • I. D. Kaganovich and O. Polomarov, "Self-consistent system of equations for kinetic description of low-pressure discharges accounting for nonlocal and collisionless electron dynamics", Phys. Rev. E  68, 026411 (2003),  arxiv    ppplreport  
  • Igor D. Kaganovich, "How to Patch Active Plasma and Collisionless Sheath: Practical Guide", Physics of Plasmas  9, 4788-4803 (2002),  arxiv   
  • Igor D. Kaganovich, "Anomalous Capacitive Sheath with Deep Radio Frequency Electric Field Penetration", Phys. Rev. Lett.,  89, 265006 (2002),  arxiv  
  • B. Ramamurthi, D. J. Economou, and I. D. Kaganovich, "Effect of Electron Energy Distribution Function on Power Deposition and Plasma Density in an Inductively Coupled Discharge at Very Low Pressures", Plasma Sources Sci. Technol.; 12, 302-312 (2003),   arxiv
  • B. Ramamurthi, D. J. Economou, and I. D. Kaganovich, "Effects of non-local electron conductivity on power absorption and plasma density profiles in low pressure inductively coupled discharges", Plasma Sources Sci. Technol.  12,170-181 (2003),  arxiv  
  • R.C. Davidson, I.D. Kaganovich, W.W. Lee, H. Qin, E.A. Startsev, S. Tzenov, A. Friedman, J.J. Barnard, R.H. Cohen, D.P. Grote, S.M. Lund, W.M. Sharp, C.M. Celata, M. De Hoon, E. Henestroza, E.P. Lee, S.S. Yu, J.-L. Vay, D.R. Welch, D.V. Rose, C.L. Olson, "Overview of theory and modeling in the heavy ion fusion virtual national laboratory", Laser and Particle Beams   20, 377-384 (2002). 
  • D. Mueller, L. Grisham, I. Kaganovich, R. L. Watson, V. Horvat, K. E. Zaharakis and Y. Peng, "Multiple Electron Stripping of Heavy Ions Beams," Laser and Particle Beams 20, 551-554 (2002).
  • I.D. Kaganovich, E. A. Startsev and R. C. Davidson, "Analytical and Numerical Studies of Heavy Ion Beam Transport In the Fusion Chamber", Laser and Particle Beams 20, 497-502 (2002).
  • I. D. Kaganovich, E. A. Startsev, S. Klasky and R. C. Davidson, "Ion-Beam Plasma Neutralization Interaction Images", IEEE Trans. Plasma Science 30, 12 (2002).   
  • N.L. Aleksandrov, E.M. Bazelyan, I.D. Kaganovich, F.M. Peeters, Y.P. Raizer, A.T. Rakhimov, A.N. Starostin, M.N. Shneider, I.V. Schweigert, L.D. Tsendin, "In memory of Vitaly Adol'fovich Schweigert (August 30, 1955-April 3, 2001)", Plasma Physics Reports 27 (N 11), 1000 (2001).
  • H. S. Uhm, R. C. Davidson and I. D. Kaganovich, "Two-Stream Sausage and Hollowing Instabilities in High-Intensity Particle Beams," Physics of Plasmas 8, 4637 (2001).
  • R. C. Davidson, H. Qin, I. Kaganovich and W. W. Lee, "Stabilizing Influence of Axial Momentum Spread on the Two-Stream Instability in Intense Heavy Ion Beams," Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research A464, 493 (2001).
  • Igor D. Kaganovich, Gennady Shvets, Edward Startsev and Ronald C. Davidson, "Nonlinear charge and current neutralization of an ion beam pulse in a pre-formed plasma", Physics of Plasmas 8 (N 9), 4180-4192 (2001). 
  • D. Mueller, L. Grisham, I. Kaganovich, R.L. Watson, V. Horvat and K.E. Zaharakis "Multiple electron stripping of 3.4 MeV/amu Kr7+ and Xe11+ in nitrogen", Physics of Plasmas, 8 (N 5), 1753-1756 (2001). 
  • Igor Kaganovich, "Negative ion density fronts", special issue of Physics of Plasmas invited papers of APS DPP 2000,  8 (N5), 2540-2548 (2001). 
  • I. Kaganovich, S.V. Berezhnoi and C.B. Shin, "Signal propagation in collisional plasma with negative ions", Physics of Plasmas 8 (N3), 719-725 (2001). 
  • I.D. Kaganovich, B. N. Ramamurthi and D.J. Economou, "Self trapping of negative ions due to electron detachment in the afterglow of electronegative gas plasmas", Appl. Phys. Lett.  76 (N20), 2844-2846 (2000). 
  • I.D. Kaganovich, B. Ramamutri and D.J. Economou, "SpatioTemporal Dynamics of Charged Species in the Afterglow of Plasmas Containing Negative Ions", Phys. Rev. E  64 036402 (2001). 
  • S.V. Berezhnoj, U. Buddemeier, I. Kaganovich and C.B. Shina, "Charged Species Profiles in Oxygen Plasma", Appl. Phys. Lett.  77 (N 6), 800-802 (2000). 
  • I.D. Kaganovich, D.J. Economou, B. Ramamutri and V. Midha, "Negative Ion Density Fronts during Ignition and Extinction of Plasmas in Electronegative Gases", Phys. Rev. Lett. 84 (N 9), 1918-1922 (2000). 
  • I.D. Kaganovich, M. Misina, R. Gijbels and S.V. Berezhnoi, "Electron Boltzmann kinetic equation averaged over fast electron bouncing and pitch-angle scattering for fast modeling of electron cyclotron resonance discharge", Phys. Rev. E.  61, 1875-1889 (2000). 
  • S.V.Berezhnoi, I.D. Kaganovich, M. Misina, A. Bogaerts and R. Gijbels, "Semianalytic description of nonlocal secondary electrons in a radio frequency capacitively coupled plasma at intermediate pressures", IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science  27 (N5), 1339-1348 (1999). 
  • I.D. Kaganovich, "Effects of collisions and particle trapping on collisionless heating", Phys. Rev. Lett.  82 (N2), 327-331 (1999). 
  • S.V. Berezhnoi, I.D. Kaganovich and L.D. Tsendin, "Generation of Cold Electrons in a Low-Pressure RF Capacitive Discharge as an Analog of a Thermal Explosion", Plasma Physics Reports  24 (N 7), 556-563 (1998). 
  • I.D. Kaganovich and V. A. Rozhansky, "Transverse conductivity in braided magnetic field", Phys. of Plasmas  5 (N 11), 3901-3909 (1998). 
  • S.V. Berezhnoi, I.D. Kaganovich, L.D. Tsendin, "Fast modeling of low pressure radio-frequency collisional capacitively coupled discharge and investigation of non-Maxwellian electron distribution function", Plasma Sources Sci. Technol.  7 (N 3), 268-281 (1998). 
  • A.J. Lichtenberg, I. Kouznetsov, Y.T. Lee, M.A. Lieberman, I.D. Kaganovich and L.D. Tsendin, "Modeling electronegative plasma discharges at high electronegativity", Plasma Sources Sci. Technol.  6, 437-449 (1997). 
  • Y.M. Aliev, I.D. Kaganovich and H. Schloeter, "Quasilinear theory of collisionless electron heating in radio frequency gas discharges", Phys. of Plasmas  4, 2413-2421 (1997). 
  • I.D. Kaganovich, V.A. Kolobov and L.D. Tsendin, "Stochastic electron heating in bounded rf plasmas", App. Phys. Lett. 69, 3818-3821 (1996). 
  • S.V. Berezhnoi, I.D. Kaganovich and L.D. Tsendin, "Fast modeling of the low-pressure capacitively coupled radio-frequency discharge based on the nonlocal approach", Appl. Phys. Lett.  69 (N 16), 2341-2344 (1996). 
  • Yu.E. Gorbachev, M.A. Zatevakhin and I.D. Kaganovich, "Simulation of the growth of hydrogenated amorphous silicon films from an rf discharge plasma", Tech. Phys.  41 (N 12), 1247-1257 (1996). 
  • I.D. Kaganovich, V.A. Rozhansky, L.D. Tsendin and I.Yu. Veselova, "Fast expansion of a plasma beam controlled by short-circuiting effects in a longitudinal magnetic field", Plasma Sources Sci. Technol. 5, 743-747 (1996). 
  • I.D. Kaganovich, "RF discharge with negative ions at medium pressure", Plasma Phys. Rep. 21 (N 5), 434-442 (1995). 
  • I.D.Kaganovich, L.D. Tsendin and N.A. Yatsenko, "Two-dimensional high-frequency discharge at intermediate pressures", Zhurnal Tecknicheskoi Fisiki 64 (N 12), 1994[Sov.Phys.-Tech. Phys. 39, 1215-1226 (1994)]. 
  • M.A. Fedotov, I.D. Kaganovich and L.D. Tsendin, "Ionization instability of Townsend discharge and transition to normal one", Zhurnal Tecknicheskoi Fisiki, 64 (N 3), 34-36 (1994) [Sov.Phys.-Tech. Phys. 39, (1994)]. 
  • I.D. Kaganovich, "An analogy between the Miller force and high frequency diffusion", Tech. Phys. Lett. 19 (N 5), 276-276 (1993). 
  • I.D. Kaganovich and L.D. Tsendin, "Formation of discontinuities in multistage evolution associated with diffusion of a multicomponent weakly ionized hot electron plasma", Plasma Phys. Rep. 19, (N 10), 645-650 (1993). 
  • I.D. Kaganovich and L.D. Tsendin, "Low pressure RF discharge in the free-flight regime", IEEE Transactions on plasma science 20 (N2), 86-93 (1992). 
  • I.D. Kaganovich and L.D. Tsendin, "The space- time averaging procedure and modeling of the RF discharge, Part II: Model of Collisional Low-Pressure RF Discharge", IEEE Transactions on plasma science 20 (N2), 66-76 (1992). 
  • A.V. Bogdanov, Yu.E. Gorbachev and I.D. Kaganovich, "Statistical T-Matrix in the dense gas theory and Enscog approach", Theoretical and Mathematical Physics 87, 241-253 (1991). 
  • I.D. Kaganovich and L.D. Tsendin, "Collisionless electrode sheath in an rf discharge", Sov.-Phys. Tech. Phys. Lett. 16 (N 1), 43-45 (1990). 
  • Yu.E. Gorbachev and I.D. Kaganovich, "Calculation of viscosity and heat conductivity coefficients in the first approximation on density for Sutherlend potential", Sov. J. - Modeling in Mechanics 3 (N 6), 35-42 (1989). 
  • Yu.E. Gorbachev, I.D. Kaganovich and V.M. Strelchenya, "Quasiclassical description of rotational transitions in molecules of the asymmetric top type", Sov. Phys.- J.E.T.P. 68 (N 5), 908-917 (1989). 

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Books Referring to Igor Kaganovich's Results

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Articles Appearing as Chapters in Edited Volumes

  • Y.M. Aliev, I.D. Kaganovich and H. Schloeter, "Collisionless electron heating in rf gas discharges: I. Quasilinear theory", in. U.Kortshagen and L.Tsendin (eds.) "Electron Kinetics and Applications of  Glow Discharges", NATO ARW, St. Petersburg, Plenum, 1997.  
  • U. Buddemeier and I. D. Kaganovich, "Collisionless electron heating in rf gas discharges: II. The role of collisions and non-linear effects" in. U.Kortshagen and L.Tsendin (eds.) "Electron Kinetics and Applications of Glow Discharges", NATO ARW, St. Petersburg, Plenum, 1997. 
  • I. Kaganovich, M. Misina, A. Bogaerts and R. Gijbels, "Investigation of the electron distribution functions in low pressure electron cyclotron resonance discharges", NATO Advanced study institute, 1998, Sozopol, Bulgaria, in "Advanced Technologies Based on Wave and Beam Generated Plasmas", Kluwer Academic Publishers. 
  • S. Berezhnoi, I. Kaganovich, A. Bogaerts and R. Gijbels, "Modeling of radio frequency capacitively coupled plasma at intermediate pressures", NATO Advanced study institute, 1998, Sozopol, Bulgaria in "Advanced Technologies Based on Wave and Beam Generated Plasmas", Kluwer Academic Publishers. 
  • Igor D. Kaganovich, Raoul N. Franklin, Vladimir I. Demidov in "Principles of Transport in Multicomponent Plasmas" chapter in ''Introduction to Complex plasmas'' Eds. Michael Bonitz, Norman Horing, Jürgen Meichsner, and Patrick Ludwig, (2010) Springer Series "Atomic, Optical and Plasma Physics" 59

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Selected Recent Conference Proceedings

  • I. D. Kaganovich, G. Shvets, E. Startsev and R. C. Davidson, "Nonlinear charge and current neutralization of an intense ion beam pulse propagating through a background plasma", Proceedings of the 2001 Particle Accelerator Conference, 3, 2072 (2001). 
  • I. D. Kaganovich, L. Grisham, D. Mueller and R. C. Davidson, "Evaluation of ionization cross-sections in energetic ion-atom collisions", Proceedings of the 2001 Particle Accelerator Conference, 2, 1649 (2001). 
  • H.S. Uhm, R.C. Davidson and I.D. Kaganovich, "Vlasov-Maxwell description of axisymmetric two-stream instabilities in high-intensity particle beams", Proceedings of the 2001 Particle Accelerator Conference, 3, 1912 (2001). 
  • J.J. Barnard, L.E. Ahle, A. Friedman, D.P. Grote, V.P. Karpenko, B.G. Logan, S.M. Lund, W.R. Meier, A.W. Molvik, T.C. Sangster, W.M. Sharp, D. Baca, R.O. Bangerter, F.M. Bieniosek, C.M. Celata, E. Chacon-Golcher, M.J.L. De Hoon, A. Faltens, R.M. Franks, E. Henestroza, J.W. Kwan, E.P. Lee, L.R. Prost, G.L. Sabbi, P.A. Seidl, D. Shuman, J.-L. Vay, W.L. Waldron, S.S. Yu, D.V. Rose, D.R. Welch, I. Haber, R.C. Davidson, I.D. Kaganovich, H. Qin, C.L. Olson, R.A. Kishek, "Progress in heavy ion driven inertial fusion energy: from scaled experiments to the integrated research experiment", (invited) Proceedings of the 2001 Particle Accelerator Conference, 1, 314 (2001). 
  • Igor D. Kaganovich, Edward A. Startsev, Ronald C. Davidson, Sean O'Rourke and Edward P. Lee, "Plasma neutralization models for intense ion beam transport in plasma", Proceedings of the 2003 Particle Accelerator Conference. 
  • Igor D. Kaganovich, Edward A. Startsev and Ronald C. Davidson, "Ionization cross sections for ion-atom collisions in high energy ion beams", Proceedings of the 2003 Particle Accelerator Conference.  
  • R.C. Davidson, S.R. Hudson, I. Kaganovich, H. Qin, E. Startsev, "Multispecies Weibel Instability for Intense Ion Beam Propagation Through Background Plasma" Proceedings of the 2005 Particle Accelerator Conference.  
  • I. Kaganovich, R.C. Davidson, E. Startsev, "Hybrid Quantum Mechanical-Quasi-Classical Model for Evaluating Ionization and Stripping Cross Sections in Atom-Ion Collisions"  
  • I. Kaganovich, R.C. Davidson, E. Startsev, "Ion Beam Pulse Interaction with Background Plasma in a Solenoidal Magnetic Field" Proceedings of the 2005 Particle Accelerator Conference.  
  • J. S. Pennington, I. D. Kaganovich, A. B. Sefkow, E. A. Startsev and R.C. Davidson "Charge and Current Neutralization of an Ion Beam Pulse by Packground Plasma in the Presence of an Applied Magnetic Field and Gas Ionization", Proceedings of the 2007 Particle Accelerator Conference, 3675-3677 (2007). 
  • A. Shnidman, I. D. Kaganovich, and R.C. Davidson, "Calculation of the Charge-Changing Cross Sections of Ions or Atoms Colliding with Fast Ions Using the Classical Trajectory Method", Proceedings of the 2007 P article Accelerator Conference, 3678-3680 (2007). 
  • I. D. Kaganovich, R. C. Davidson, M. Dorf, E.A. Startsev, A. B. Sefkow, J. J. Barnard, A. Friedman, E. P. Lee, S. M. Lidia, B. G. Logan, P. K. Roy, P. A. Seidl and D. R. Welch , "Designing Neutralized Drift Compression for Focusing of Intense Beam Pulses in Background Plasma", Proceedings of the 2009 Patricle Accelerator Conference, 3090 (2009). 
  • I. D. Kaganovich, Ariel Shnidman, Harrison Mebane, and R.C. Davidson, "Calculation of charge-changing cross sections of ions or atoms colliding with fast ions using the classical trajectory method", Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research A  606, 196-204 (2009). 
  • R.C. Davidson, M. Dorf, I. Kaganovich, H. Qin, E. Startsev, "Collective Instabilities and Beam-Plasma Interactions for an Intense Ion Beam Propagating through Background Plasma", Proceedings of 2009 Particle Accelerator Conference, Vancouver, May 2009, published online:  

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