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Special Issue of the IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science for Invited Papers from the 38th International Conference on Plasma Science 2011

The selected papers of 38th International Conference on Plasma Science will appear in a Special issue of the IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science. The ICOPS covers engineering and scientific advances in a number of fields of plasma science and technology with attendees coming from all across the world. It is one of the most important conferences in this field. The objective of this Special Issue is to bring the most up-to-date
developments reported at ICOPS 2011 to the readership of IEEE Transactions of Plasma Science.

This Special Issue is restricted to plenaries and invited talks at ICOPS 2011. These papers are subject to peer review. Authors should submit their completed manuscripts to the IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science electronic submission and review website, The following topics will be covered:

• Basic Processes in Fully and Partially Ionized Plasma
• Microwave Generation and Plasma Interaction
• Charged Particle Beams and Sources
• High Energy Density Plasmas and their Applications
• Industrial, Commercial and Medical Applications of Plasmas
• Plasma Diagnostics
• Pulsed Power and Other Plasma Applications

The tentative schedule (subject to change) is:
Invited author submission deadline for journal: September 16, 2011
Review deadline: November 1, 2011
Revised manuscripts due: January 1, 2012
Journal publication : May 2012

Additional information on manuscript submission, can be found at the journal web site

The following will be serving as the Guest Editors for this Special Issue:

Dr. Ahmed Hassanein
Purdue University, IN 47907
Phone: 765.496.9731
Dr. Steven Gold
Naval Research Laboratory
Phone: 202.767.4004
Dr. S S Harilal
Purdue University, IN 47907
Phone: 765.496.3852

Authors may seek additional information by contacting any one of the Guest Editors.


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