R. Tschiersch, S. Nemschokmichal, M. Bogaczyk and J. Meichsner, "Surface charge measurements on different dielectrics in diffuse and filamentary barrier discharges" J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 50 (2017) 105207 (13pp) doi: 10.1088/1361-6463/aa5605

Th. Wegner, C Küllig, J. Meichsner, "On the E-H transition in inductively coupled radio frequency oxygen plasmas:  II. Electronegativity and the impact on particle kinetics"  Plasma Sources Sci. Technol. 26, No. 2, 025007 (2017), doi: 10.1088/1361-6595/26/2/025007

Th. Wegner, C Küllig, J. Meichsner, "On the E-H transition in inductively coupled radio frequency oxygen plasmas:  I. Density and temperature of electrons, ground state and singlet metastable molecular oxygen" Plasma Sources Sci. Technol. 26, No. 2, 025006 (2017), doi: 10.1088/1361-6595/26/2/0250


S. Nemschokmichal, R. Tschiersch and J. Meichsner, "The influence of negative ions in helium-oxygen barrier discharges: II. 1D fluid simulation and adaption to the experiment"Plasma Sources Sci. Technol. 25 (2016) 055024 (22pp), doi: 10.1088/0963-0252/25/5/055024 

T.H. Chandrashekaraiah, R. Bogdanowicz, E. Rühl, V. Danilov, J. Meichsner, S. Thierbach and R. Hippler, "Spectroscopic Study of Plasma Polymerized a-C:H Films Deposited by a Dielectric Barrier Discharge" Materials 9 (2016) 594 doi: 10.3390/ma9070594 

B. Finke, H. Testrich, H. Rebl, U. Walschus, M. Schlosser, C. Zietz, S. Staehlke, J.B. Nebe, K.-D. Weltmann, J. Meichsner and M. Polak, "Plasma-deposited fluorocarbon polymer films on titanium for preventing cell adhesion: a surface finishing for temporarily used orthopaedic implants" J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 49 (2016) 234002 doi: 10.1088/0022-3727/49/23/234002 

Th. Wegner, C. Küllig and J. Meichsner, "Mode transition and hysteresis in inductively coupled radio frequency argon discharge" Phys. Plasmas 23 (2016) 023503 doi: 10.1063/1.4941586 

Th. Wegner, A.M. Hinz, F. Faupel, T. Strunskus, H. Kersten and J. Meichsner, "Influence of nanoparticle formation on discharge properties in argon-acetylene capacitively coupled radio frequency plasma" Appl. Phys. Lett. 108 (2016) 063108 doi: 10.1063/1.4941806 

R. Tschiersch, S. Nemschokmichal, and J. Meichsner, "The influence of negative ions in helium-oxygen barrier discharges: I. Laser photodetachment experiment" Plasma Sources Sci. Technol. 25 (2016) 025004 doi: 10.1088/0963-0252/25/2/025004 


Th. Wegner, C. Küllig, and J. Meichsner, "E-H Transition in Argon/Oxygen Inductively Coupled RF Plasmas" Contrib. Plasma Phys. 55 (2015) 728-736doi:10.1002/ctpp.201510018 

C. Killer, Th. Wegner, A. Melzer and J. Meichsner, "Influence of dust particles on the bulk electron density in radio frequency plasmas measured by microwave interferometry"Phys Plasmas 22 (2015) 123702 doi:10.1063/1.4937793 

S. Nemschokmichal and J. Meichsner, "Spatio-temporal characterization of N2(A3Σ+u) metastables in diffuse nitrogen barrier discharges" J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 48 (2015) 405203 doi:10.1088/0022-3727/48/40/405203 

L. Dosoudilová, R. Tschiersch, M. Bogaczyk, Z. Navrátil, H.-E. Wagner and D. Trunec, "Investigation of helium barrier discharges with small admixtures of oxygen" J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 48 (2015) 355204 doi:10.1088/0022-3727/48/35/355204 

T. Gerling, R. Wild, A.V. Nastuta, C. Wilke, K.-D. Weltmann and L. Stollenwerk, "Correlation of phase resolved current, emission and surface charge measurements in an atmospheric pressure helium jet" Eur. Phys. J. Appl. Phys. 71 (2015) 20808 doi:10.1051/epjap/2015150056 

D. Skácelová, P. Sládek, P. Stahel, L. Pawera, M. Hanicinec, J. Meichsner, M. Cernák, "Properties of atmospheric pressure plasma oxidized layers on silicon wafers" Open Chemistry 13 (2015) 376-381 doi:10.1515/chem-2015-0047 

Th. Wegner, C. Küllig and J. Meichsner, "Electron heating during E-H transition in inductively coupled RF plasmas" Plasma Sources Sci. Technol. 24 (2015) 044001 doi: 10.1088/0963-0252/24/4/044001 

T. H. Chandrashekaraiah, R. Bogdanowicz, V. Danilov, J. Schäfer, J. Meichsner and R. Hippler, "Deposition and characterization of organic polymer thin films using a dielectric barrier discharge with different C2Hm/N2 (m = 2, 4, 6) gas mixtures" Eur. Phys. J. D 69 (2015) 142 doi:10.1140/epjd/e2015-50675-9 

C. Gabler, C. Zietz, R. Bieck, R. Göhler, T. Lindner, M. Haenle, B. Finke, J. Meichsner, H. Testrich, M. Nowottnick, B. Frerich, R. Bader, "Quantification of Osseointegration of Plasma-Polymer Coated Titanium Alloyed Implants by means of Microcomputed Tomography versus Histomorphometry" BioMed Research International (2015) Article ID 103137, 8 pages doi:10.1155/2015/103137 

C. Küllig, Th. Wegner, and J. Meichsner, "Instabilities in a capacitively coupled oxygen plasma" Phys. Plasmas 22 (2015) 043515 doi: 10.1063/1.4918943 

C. Küllig, Th. Wegner, and J. Meichsner, "Spatially resolved Langmuir probe diagnostics in a capacitively coupled radio frequency argon and oxygen plasma" Plasma Sources Sci. Technol. 24 (2015) 015027 doi: 10.1088/0963-0252/24/1/015027


R. Wild and L. Stollenwerk, "Phase-resolved measurement of the spatial surface charge distribution in a laterally patterned barrier discharge" New J. Phys. 16 (2014) 113040doi:10.1088/1367-2630/16/11/113040 

R. Wild, J. Benduhn, and L. Stollenwerk, "Surface charge transport and decay in dielectric barrier discharges" J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 47 (2014) 435204 doi:10.1088/0022-3727/47/43/435204 

R. Wild, T. Schumann, and L. Stollenwerk, "Controlled structures in laterally patterned barrier discharges by illumination of the semiconductor electrode" Plasma Sources Sci. Technol. 23 (2014) 054004 doi:10.1088/0963-0252/23/5/054004 

Th. Wegner, C. Küllig, and J. Meichsner, "Lighthouse Plasma Instability in a CCRF Discharge" Plasma Science, IEEE transaction on (2014) doi: 10.1109/TPS.2014.2326524 

Th. Wegner, C. Küllig, and J. Meichsner, "Excitation Patterns and Heating Mechanisms during E-H-Mode Transition in Inductively Coupled RF Oxygen Discharges" Plasma Science, IEEE transaction on (2014) doi: 10.1109/TPS.2014.2310501 

R. Tschiersch, M. Bogaczyk, H.-E. Wagner, "Systematic investigation of the barrier discharge operation in helium, nitrogen, and mixtures: discharge development, formation and decay of surface charges" J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 47 (2014) 365204 doi:10.1088/0022-3727/47/36/365204 

B. Finke, H. Testrich, H. Rebl, B. Nebe, R. Bader, U. Walschus, M. Schlosser, K.-D. Weltmann, and J. Meichsner, "Anti-adhesive finishing of temporary implant surfaces by a plasma-fluorocarbon-polymer" Materials Science Forum Vols. 783-786 (2014) pp 1238-1243 © (2014) Trans Tech Publications, Switzerland,doi:10.4028/ 

C. Gabler, C. Zietz, R. Göhler, A. Fritsche, T. Lindner, M. Haenle, B. Finke, J. Meichsner, S. Lenz, B. Frerich, F. Lüthen, J.B. Nebe, R. Bader, "Evaluation of Osseointegration of Titanium Alloyed Implants Modified by Plasma Polymerization" Int. J. Mol. Sci. 15 (2014) 2454-2464 doi:10.3390/ijms15022454 

R. Wild, T. Gerling, R. Bussiahn, K.-D. Weltmann, L. Stollenwerk, "Phase-resolved measurement of electric charge deposited by an atmospheric pressure plasma jet on a dielectric surface" J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 47 (2014) 042001 doi:10.1088/0022-3727/47/4/042001


T. Teichmann, C. Küllig, K. Dittmann, K. Matyash, R. Schneider and J. Meichsner "Particle-In-Cell simulation of laser photodetachment in capacitively coupled radio frequency oxygen discharges", Phys. Plasmas 20, 113509 (2013), doi:10.1063/1.4831760 

R. Brandenburg, M. Bogaczyk, H. Höft, S. Nemschokmichal, R. Tschiersch, M. Kettlitz, L. Stollenwerk, T. Hoder, R. Wild, K.-D. Weltmann, J. Meichsner, and H.-E. Wagner, "Novel insights into the development of barrier discharges by advanced volume and surface diagnostics" J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 46 (2013), 464015 (12pp) doi:10.1088/0022-3727/46/46/464015 

M. Bogaczyk, G. B. Sretenovic, and H.-E. Wagner, "Influence of the applied voltage shape on the barrier discharge operation modes in helium" Eur. Phys. J. D 46 (2013), 212 doi:10.1140/epjd/e2013-40279-x 

H. Testrich, H. Rebl, B. Finke, F. Hempel, B. Nebe, J. Meichsner, "Aging effects of plasma polymerized ethylenediamine (PPEDA) thin films on cell-adhesive implant coatings"Mater. Sci. Eng., C 33 (2013), 3875-3880 doi:10.1016/j.msec.2013.05.024 

B. Nebe, B. Finke, R. Hippler, J. Meichsner, A. Podbielski, M. Schlosser, R. Bader, "Physikalische Plasmaprozesse zur Oberflächen-Funktionalisierung von Implantaten für die Orthopädische Chirurgie" Hyg Med 2013; 38-5, S. 192-197 

V. Danilov, H.-E. Wagner, J. Meichsner, "The Distribution of CH3 Over the Film Thickness and Shrinkage of H2 Plasma-Modified PDMS Films" Plasma Process. Polym. 10(2013) 320-327 doi:10.1002/ppap.201200112 

A. Hoene, M. Patrzyk, U. Walschus, V. Stranák, R. Hippler, H. Testrich, J. Meichsner, B. Finke, H. Rebl, B. Nebe, C. Zietz, R. Bader, A. Podbielski, and M.Schlosser, "In vivo examination of the local inflammatory response after implantation of Ti6Al4V samples with a combined low-temperature plasma treatment using pulsed magnetron sputtering of copper and plasma-polymerized ethylenediamine" Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine (2013) Springer Science+Business Media New York doi:10.1007/s10856-012-4839-4 

T. Hemke, D. Eremin, T. Mussenbrock, A. Derzsi, Z. Donko, K. Dittmann, J. Meichsner and J. Schulze, "Ionization by bulk heating of electrons in capacitive radio frequency atmospheric pressure microplasmas" Plasma Sources Sci. Technol. 22 (2013) 015012 (8pp), doi:10.1088/0963-0252/22/1/015012 

S. Nemschokmichal, and J. Meichsner, "N2(A3Σu+) metastable density in nitrogen barrier discharges: II. Spatio-temporal behaviour in filamentary mode" Plasma Sources Sci. Technol. 22 (2013) 015006, doi:10.1088/0963-0252/22/1/015006 

S. Nemschokmichal, and J. Meichsner, "N2(A3Σu+) metastable density in nitrogen barrier discharges: I. LIF diagnostics and absolute calibration by Rayleigh scattering" Plasma Sources Sci. Technol. 22 (2013) 015005, doi:10.1088/0963-0252/22/1/015005


D. Skácelová, V. Danilov, J. Schäfer, A. Quade, P. Stáhel, M. Cernák, J. Meichsner, "Room temperature plasma oxidation in DCSBD: A new method for preparation of silicon dioxide films at atmospheric pressure" Mater. Sci. Eng. B (2012), doi:/10.1016/j.mseb.2012.10.017 

R. Wild and L. Stollenwerk, "Breakdown of order in a self-organised barrier discharge" Eur. Phys. J. D 66 (2012) 214, doi:10.1140/epjd/e2012-30220-4 

K. Dittmann, C. Küllig, and J. Meichsner, "Electron and negative ion dynamics in electronegative cc-rf plasmas", Plasma Phys. Control. Fusion 54 (2012) 124038,doi:10.1088/0741-3335/54/12/124038 

M. Bogaczyk, R. Wild, L. Stollenwerk, H.-E. Wagner, "Surface charge accumulation and discharge development in diffuse and filamentary barrier discharges operating in He, N2 and mixtures", J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 45 (2012) 465202. doi:10.1088/0022-3727/45/46/465202 

M. Bogaczyk, S. Nemschokmichal, R. Wild, L. Stollenwerk, R. Brandenburg, J. Meichsner, H.-E. Wagner "Development of Barrier Discharges: Operation Modes and Structure Formation", Contrib. Plasma Phys.1-9 (2012), doi:10.1002/ctpp.201200041 

P. Swiderek, E. Jolondz, J. H. Bredehöft, T. Borrmann, C. Dölle, M. Ott, C. Schmüser, A. Hartwig, V. Danilov, H.-E. Wagner, J. Meichsner, "Modification of Polydimethylsiloxane Coatings by H2 RF Plasma, Xe2* Excimer VUV Radiation, and Low-Energy Electron Beams", Macromol. Mater. Eng. (2012), doi:10.1002/mame.201100353 

M. Ott, C. Dölle, V. Danilov, A. Hartwig, J. Meichsner, D. Salz, C. Schmüser, O. Schorsch, M. Sebald, H.-E. Wagner, and K.-D. Vissing "Photocatalytic thin Films Prepared by Plasma Curing of Non-Reactive Siloxane Dispersions Containing TiO2 Particles", Contrib. Plasma Phys. 52, No. 7, 593-600 (2012), doi:10.1002/ctpp.201210055 

C. Küllig, K. Dittmann, and J. Meichsner "Detachment-Induced Electron Production in the Early Afterglow of Pulsed CC-RF Oxygen Plasmas", Phys. Plasmas 19, 073517 (2012),doi:10.1063/1.4737196 

J. Meichsner, K. Dittmann, and C. Küllig "Electron and Negative Ion Analysis in Oxygen Capacitively Coupled Radio Frequency Plasma", Contrib. Plasma Phys. 52, No. 7, 561-570 (2012), doi:10.1002/ctpp.201210052 

C. Küllig, K. Dittmann, Th.Wegner, I. Sheykin, K. Matyash, D. Loffhagen, R. Schneider, and J. Meichsner "Dynamics and Electronegativity of Oxygen rf Plasmas", Contrib. Plasma Phys. 52, No.9, (2012), doi:10.1002/ctpp.201200048 

K. Dittmann, C. Küllig and J. Meichsner "160 GHz Gaussian beam microwave interferometry in low-density rf plasmas", Plasma Sources Sci. Technol. 21 (2012) 024001 (7pp),doi:10.1088/0963-0252/21/2/024001 

S. Stepanov and J. Meichsner "Absolute number density and kinetic analysis of the CF radical in pulsed CF4 + H2 radio-frequency plasmas", Plasma Sources Sci. Technol. 21(2012) 024008 (8pp), doi:10.1088/0963-0252/21/2/024008 

M. Bogaczyk, S. Nemschokmichal, A. Zagoskin, G. B. Sretenovic, J. Meichsner, and H. E. Wagner "Spatio-temporally Resolved Investigation of Surface Charges, N2(A3Σu+) Metastables and Discharge Development in Barrier Discharges", J. Adv. Oxid. Technol. 15 (2012) 310


J. Schulze, A. Derzsi, K. Dittmann, T. Hemke, J. Meichsner, and Z. Donko "Ionization by Drift and Ambipolar Electric Fields in Electronegative Capacitive Radio Frequency Plasmas", Phys. Rev. Lett. 107, 275001 (2011), doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.107.275001 

C. Küllig, K. Dittmann, and J. Meichsner "Electron Density Oscillations in CC-RF Oxygen Plasma Investigated by Gaussian Beam Microwave Interferometry", IEEE Trans. Plasma Science, 39 Part I, 2564 (2011), doi:10.1109/TPS.2011.2156430 

S Nemschokmichal, F Bernhardt, B Krames and J Meichsner "Laser-induced fluorescence spectroscopy of N2A and absolute density calibration by Rayleigh scattering in capacitively coupled rf discharges", J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 44 (2011) 205201 (10pp), doi:10.1088/0022-3727/44/20/205201 

B. Finke, F. Hempel, H. Testrich, A. Artemenko, H. Rebl, O. Kylián, J. Meichsner, H. Biederman, B. Nebe, K.D. Weltmann, K. Schröder "Plasma processes for cell-adhesive titanium surfaces based onnitrogen-containing coatings", Surface & Coatings Technology 205 (2011) S520-S524, doi:10.1016/j.surfcoat.2010.12.044 

V. Danilov, H.-E. Wagner, J. Meichsner "Modification of Polydimethylsiloxane Thin Films in H2 Radio-frequency Plasma Investigated by Infrared Reflection Absorption Spectroscopy", Plasma Process. Polym. 8 (2011) 1059-1067, doi:10.1002/ppap.201100032


C. Küllig, K. Dittmann and J. Meichsner  "A novel approach for negative ion analysis using 160 GHz microwave interferometry and laser photodetachment in oxygen cc-rf plasmas", Plasma Sources Science and Technology 19 (2010) 065011, doi:10.1088/0963-0252/19/6/065011 

K. Dittmann, K. Matyash, S. Nemschokmichal, J. Meichsner, and R. Schneider  "Excitation Mechanisms and Sheath Dynamics in Capacitively Coupled Radio-Frequency Oxygen Plasmas", Contrib. Plasma Phys. 50, No. 10 (2010) 942-953, doi:10.1002/ctpp.201000038 

P. Kloc, H.-E. Wagner, D. Trunec, Z. Navrátil and G. Fedoseev "An investigation of dielectric barrier discharge in Ar and Ar/NH3 mixture using cross-correlation spectroscopy", J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 43 (2010) 345205  link 

T. Hoder, R. Brandenburg, R. Basner, K.-D. Weltmann, K.V. Kozlov, H.-E. Wagner "A comparative study of three different types of barrier discharges in air at atmospheric pressure by cross-correlation spectroscopy", J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 43 (2010) 124009  link 

S. Welzel, S. Stepanov, J. Meichsner, and J. Röpcke "Time resolved studies on pulsed fluorocarbon plasmas using chirped quantum cascade lasers", J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 43(2010) 124014  link


A. Richter, H. Testrich, H.-E. Wagner, D. Loffhagen, and C. Wilke "Dynamic behaviour of an oxygen discharge", J. Plasma Physics. 75, part 1, 71-84 (2009) 

T. Hoder, M. Sira, K.V. Kozlov, H.-E. Wagner "3D Imaging of the Single Microdischarge Development in Coplanar Barrier Discharges in Air at Atmospheric Pressure", Contrib. Plasma Phys. 49, No. 6, 381-387 (2009) 

H. Testrich, D. Pasedag, Z. Navratil, B. May, R. Reimer, C. Wilke, H.-E. Wagner "Investigations on the stability of the low pressure positive column in oxygen", J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 42 (2009) 145207  (pdf

R. Brandenburg, Z. Navratil, J. Jansky, P Sathel, D. Trunec, H.-E. Wagner "The transition between different modes of barrier discharges at atmospheric pressure", J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 42 (2009) 085208 

J. Schäfer, R. Foest, A. Quade, A. Ohl, J. Meichsner, K. D. Weltmann.  "Carbon-free SiOx Films Deposited from Octamethylcyclotetrasiloxane (OMCTS) by an Atmospheric Pressure Plasma Jet (APPJ)", The European Physical Journal D, (2009), DOI: 10.1140/epjd/e2009-00048-2  

S. Welzel, S. Stepanov, J. Meichsner, J. Röpcke  "Application of quantum cascade laser absorption spectroscopy to studies of fluorocarbon molecules", 3rd Int. Workshop on Infrared Plasma SpectroscopyJ. Phys.: Conf. Series 157 (2009) 012010  (Link

S. Stepanov, S. Welzel, J. Röpcke, J. Meichsner  "Time-resolved QCLAS measurements in pulsed cc-rf CF4/H2 plasmas", 3rd Int. Workshop on Infrared Plasma Spectroscopy,J. Phys.: Conf. Series 157 (2009) 012008 (Link

V. R. Ikkurthi, K. Matyash, J. Meichsner, A. Melzer, R. Schneider  "Simulation of Ion Energy Distributions in Ar/Ch3 rf discharges with ion extraction", Plasma Sources Sci. Technol. 18 (2009), 3, 035003 doi:10.1088/0963-0252/18/3/035003


K. Meissner, T. Iber, J.-P. Roesner, C. Mutz, H.-E. Wagner, C. Layher, U. Bartels, M. Gründling, T. I. Usichenko, M. Wendt, C. Lehmann, D. Pavlovic "Successful Transtracheal Lung Ventilation Using a Manual Respiration Valve", AnesthesiologyV 109, No 2, (2008) 251-259 

R. Brandenburg, T. Hoder and H.-E. Wagner "Two-Dimensional Spatially Resolved Cross-Correlation Spectroscopy of the Microdischarge Development in Barrier Discherges in Air", IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science 36 (2008) 1318-1319 

S Nemschokmichal, K Dittmann and J Meichsner "Spatial and Phase Resolved Optical Emission Patterns in Capacitively Coupled Radio-Frequency Plasmas", 5th Triennial Special Issue of the IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science IMAGES IN PLASMA SCIENCE 36 (2008)4, 1360-1361 doi:10.1109/TPS.2008.917171 

T Hoder, M Síra, K V Kozlov and H-E Wagner "Investigation of the coplanar barrier discharge in synthetic air at atmospheric pressure by cross-correlation spectroscopy", J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 41 (2008) 035212 (9pp)  (fulltext pdf 1300kB)


O Gabriel, S Stepanov and J Meichsner "Transient and Stable Species Kinetics in Pulsed cc-rf CF4/H2 Plasmas and their Relation to Surface Processes", J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 40 (2007) 7383-7391 

K Dittmann, D Drozdov, B Krames and J Meichsner "Radio-frequency discharges in oxygen: II. Spatio-temporally resolved optical emission pattern", J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 40(2007) 6593-6600 (full-text pdf 700kB

K Matyash, R Schneider, K Dittmann, J Meichsner, F X Bronold and D Tskhakaya "Radio-frequency discharges in oxygen: III. Comparison of modelling and experiment", J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 40 (2007) 6601-6607 (full-text pdf 1700kB

A Majumdar, J Schäfer, P Mishra, D Ghose, J Meichsner, R Hippler "Chemical composition and bond structure of carbon-nitride films deposited by CH4/N2 dielectric barrier discharge", Surface & Coatings Technology 201 (2007) 6437-6444 

U. Lommatzsch, D. Pasedag, A. Baalmann, G. Ellinghorst, H.-E. Wagner "Atmospheric Pressure Plasma Jet Treatment of Polyethylene Surfaces for Adhesion Improvement",Plasma Process. Polym. 4, (2007), S1041-S1045 (full-text pdf 141kB

K. V. Kozlov and H.-E. Wagner "Progress in Spectroscopic Diagnostics of Barrier Discharges", Contrib. Plasma Phys. 47, No. 1-2, 26-33 (2007), (full-text pdf  805 kB)


O Gabriel, S Stepanov, M Pfafferott and J Meichsner "Time resolved measurements of the CF2 rotational temperature in pulsed fluorocarbon rf plasmas", Plasma Sources Sci. Technol. 15 (2006) 858-864   (full-text pdf  801 kB

Yu V Yurgelenas and H-E Wagner "A computational model of a barrier discharge in air at atmospheric pressure: the role of residual surface charges in microdischarge formation", J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 39 (2006) 4031-4043  (full-text pdf  1329 kB

P Paris, M Aints, F Valk, T Plank, A Haljaste, K V Kozlov and H-E Wagner "Reply to comments on 'Intensity ratio of spectral bands of nitrogen as a measure of electric field strength in plasmas'", J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 39 (2006) 2636-2639  (full-text pdf  85 kB

E Wagenaars, R Brandenburg, W J M Brok, M D Bowden and H-E Wagner "Experimental and modelling investigations of a dielectric barrier discharge in low-pressure argon", J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 39 (2006) 700-711 (full-text pdf  760 kB

Z Navrátil, R Brandenburg, D Trunec, A Brablec, P St'ahel, H-E Wagner and Z Kopecký "Comparative study of diffuse barrier discharges in neon and helium", Plasma Sources Sci. Technol. 15 (2006) 8-17  (full-text pdf  1260 kB)


Th. Arnold, S. Grabovsky, A. Schindler, H.-E. Wagner "Spatially resolved mass spectrometry of reactive Ar/SF6/N2 plasma jets", Surface & Coatings Technology 200 (2005) 818-821 

H-E Wagner, Yu V Yurgelenas and R Brandenburg "The development of microdischarges of barrier discharges in N2/O2 mixtures -- experimental investigations and modelling",Plasma Phys. Control. Fusion 47 (2005) B641-B654  (full-text pdf 1200 kB) 

P. Paris, M. Aints, F. Valk, T. Plank, A. Haljaste, K.V. Kozlov and H-E Wagner "Intensity ratio of spectral bands of nitrogen as a measure of electric field strength in plasmas", J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 38 (2005) 3894-3899 (full-text pdf 219 kB) 

M. Geigl, S. Peters, O. Gabriel, B. Krames, and J. Meichsner "Analysis and Kinetics of Transient Species in Electrode Near Plasma and Plasma Boundary Sheath of RF Plasmas in Molecular Gases", Contrib. Plasma Phys. 45 (2005), No. 5-6, 369-377  (full-text pdf 298 kB) 

H.-E. Wagner, R. Brandenburg, K.V. Kozlov, A.M. Morozov, and P. Michel "Cross-Correlation Spectroscopy Applied to the Investigation of Barrier Discharges in N2/O2 Mixtures at Atmospheric Pressure", Contrib. Plasma Phys. 45 (2005), No. 5-6, 338-347  (full-text pdf 1123 kB) 

R. Brandenburg, V.A. Maiorov, Yu.B. Golubovskii, H.-E. Wagner, J. Behnke and J.F. Behnke "Diffuse barrier discharges in nitrogen with small admixtures of oxygen: discharge mechanism and transition to the filamentary regime", J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 38 (2005) 2187-2197 (full-text pdf 680 kB) 

R. Brandenburg, H.-E. Wagner, A. M. Morozov and K. V. Kozlov "Axial and radial development of the microdischarges of barrier discharges in N2/Omixtures at atmospheric pressure", Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 38 (2005) 1649-1657, Special Issue: Microplasmas (full-text pdf 1700 kB) 

K.V. Kozlov, R. Brandenburg, H.-E. Wagner, A.M. Morozov, P. Michel "Investigation of the filamentary and diffuse mode of barrier discharges in N2/O2 mixtures at atmospheric pressure by cross-correlation spectroscopy", 
Special cluster on atmospheric pressure non-thermal plasmas for processing and other applications, J. Phys. D: Applied Physics 38 (2005) 518-529, invited article  (full-text pdf 1800 kB) 

J. Meichsner, R. Redmer, G. Röpke (Guest Editors), 
Special issue - SFB 198 "Kinetics of Partially Ionized Plasmas"  Contrib. Plasma Phys. 45 (2005) No 5-6 

J. Meichsner 
Transregional collaborative research centre - "Fundamentals of Complex Plasmas" - Greifswald-Kiel Plasma Processes and Polymers 2 (2005) 9, 715


K. Li, O. Gabriel, and J. Meichsner "Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy study of molecular structure formation in thin films during hexamethyldisiloxane decomposition in low pressure rf discharge", Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics37 (2004) 588-594  (full-text pdf  441 kB

Hans-Erich Wagner, Ronny Brandenburg, Kirill V. Kozlov "Progress in the Visualization of Filamentary Gas Discharges, Part 1: Milestones and Diagnostics of Dielectric-barrier Discharges by Cross-correlation Spectroscopy" (Review Article) Journal of Advanced Oxidation Technologies7 (No 1), 2004, 11-19 

Thomas Arnold, Sergey Grabovski, Axel Schindler and Hans-Erich Wagner "Spatially resolved emission spectroscopic investigation of microwave-induced reactive low-power plasma jets", Plasma Sources Science and Technology13 (2004) 309-314  (full-text pdf  480 kB

J. Meichsner, D. Loffhagen, H.-E. Wagner (Guest Editors) "Special issue containing invited papers arising from the 26th International Conference on Phenomena in Ionized Gases, 15-20 July, 2003, Greifswald, Germany"  Contrib. Plasma Phys. 44 (2004) No 5-6 

Buchbeitrag:  H.-E. Wagner, K.V. Kozlov, R. Brandenburg, A.M. Morozov "Spatio-Temporally Resolved Spectroscopic Diagnostics of the Barrier Discharge in N2/O2 Mixtures at Atmospheric Pressure", Gaseous Dielectrics X, Eds. L.G. Christophorou, J.K. Olthoff and P. Vassiliou, Springer 2004, p. 77 

D. Trunec, P.Stahel, P. Slavicek, A. Y. Brablec, R. Brandenburg, P. Michel, H.-E. Wagner "The different Types of Dielectric-Barrier Discharge in Gas Mixtures", acta physica slovaca vol. 54, No. 3 (2004) 273-276


H.-E. Wagner, R. Brandenburg, K.V. Kozlov, A. Sonnenfeld, P. Michel and J.F. Behnke, "The barrier discharge: basic properties and applications to surface treatment", Vacuum71(3) (2003) 417-436  (full-text pdf  980 kB)


J. Röpcke, G. Revalde, M. Osiac, K. Li, J. Meichsner, ''Tunable Diode Laser Absorption Studies of Hydrocarbons in RF Plasmas containing Hexamethyldisiloxane'', Plasma Chem. Plasma Proc. 22 N1 (2002) 139 - 159 

F. Hempel, J. Röpcke, F. Miethke and H.-E. Wagner "Absorption spectroscopic studies of carbon dioxide conversion in a low pressure glow discharge using tunable infrared diode lasers", Plasma Sources Sci. Technol. 11 (2002) 266-272  (full-text pdf  (137 kB)) 

K. V. Kozlov, V. V. Dobryakov, A. P. Monyakin, V. G. Samoilovich, O. S. Shepeliuk, H.-E. Wagner, R. Brandenburg, P. Michel, "Cross-correlation spectroscopy in investigations of filamentary gas discharges at atmospheric pressure", in Selected Research Papers on Spectroscopy of Nonequilibrium Plasma at elevated Pressures, Vladimir N. Ochkin, Editor, Proceedings of SPIE Vol. 4460, 165-176 (2002) Washington (USA)


Kozlov K.V., Wagner H.-E., Brandenburg R., Michel P. "Spatio-temporally resolved spectroscopic diagnostics of the barrier discharge in air at atmospheric pressure", J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 34 (2001) 3164-3176   (full-text pdf  (815 kB)) 

Gundermann, S.; Loffhagen, D.; Wagner, H.-E.; Winkler, R. "Microwave Diagnostics of the Electron Density in Molecular Mixture Plasmas", Contributions to Plasma Physics 41(2001) Issue 1 45-60 

Li, K.; Meichsner, J. "In  situ infrared fibre evanescent wave spectroscopy as a diagnostic tool for plasma polymerisation in a gas discharge", J. Phys. D: Applied Physics 34 9 (2001) 1318 - 1325  

Krames B, Glenewinkel-Meyer Th, Meichsner J, "In-situ determination of absolute number densities of  the nitrogen molecule triplet states in an rf-plasma sheath", J. Appl. Phys.89 (2001) 3115-3120    (full-text pdf  (105 kB)) 

B. Krames, T. Glenewinkel-Meyer, J. Meichsner "Spatial density profiles of the N2 metastable state A3Σu+, the B3Πand C3Πu state in an asymmetric rf-discharge", J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 34 (2001) 1789-1798   (full-text pdf  449 kB) 

J. Meichsner, K. Li "In situ characterisation of thin film formation in molecular low temperature plasmas", Applied Physics A 72 (2001) 565-571    (on-line version)   (full-text pdf  (219 kB)) 

F. Miethke, A. Rutscher, H.-E. Wagner "Quasi-Equilibria and Plasma Chemical Similarity in Non-Isothermal Reactive Plasmas", Acta Physica Universitatis ComenianaeVol. XLI, N1 (2001) p. 3 - 32 

E. Stoffels, W. Stoffels, V.M. Kroutilina, H.-E. Wagner and J. Meichsner "Near-surface generation of negative ions in low-pressure discharges"  J. Vac. Sci. Technol. A 19 (2001), 5, 2109-2115   (full-text pdf 115 kB

A. Sonnenfeld, T. M. Tun, L. Zajickova, K. V. Kozlov, H.-E. Wagner, J. F. Behnke, R. Hippler ''Deposistion Process Based on Organosilicon Precursors in Dielectric Barrier Discharges at Atmospheric Pressure -- A Comparison'' Plasmas and Polymers 6 (2001) No.4, 237-266 


Dinklage, A.; Franke, ST.; Solyman, S.; Deutsch, H.; Scheibner, H.; Wilke, CH. "74 nm radiative efficiency of a dc neon glow discharge", Contrib. Plasma Phys. 40 (2000) 96-100 

Kozlov, K. V.; Michel, P.; Wagner H.-E. "Synthesis of organic compounds from mixtures of methane with carbon dioxide in dielectric-barrier discharges at atmospheric pressure",Plasmas and Polymers Vol. 5, Nos. 3/4 (2000) pp. 129-149 (full text pdf 350kB)

1992 - 1999

Zahoranova, A.; Cernak, M.; Stefecka; M.; Wagner, H.­E. "Stepped Form of negative Corona Current Pulses in Hydrogen", Czech J. Phys. 49 (1999) 1721-1735 

Miethke, F.; Wagner, H.­E.; Rutscher, A.; Gundermann, S. "Simultaneous Thermal and Plasma Chemical Activation of Conversions in H2­I2­HI­ Mixtures", J. Phys.Chem. A 103(1999) 2024­2030 

Li, K., Meichsner, J. "Gas-separating properties of membranes coated by HMDSO plasma polymer", Surface and Coatings Technology 116-119 (1999) 841-847 

Meichsner, J "In situ characterisation of polymer surfaces and thin organic films in plasma processing", Contrib. Plasma Phys. 39 (1999) 427-439 

Meichsner, J.; Zeuner, M.; Krames, B.; Nitschke, M.; Rochotkzi, R.; Barucki, K. "Plasma Diagnostics for Surface Modification of Polymers", Surface and Coatings Technology 98(1998) 1565-1571 

Sonnenfeld, A.; Strobel, H.; Wagner, H.­E "Kinetics, Macrokinetics and Dissipativity Scalar of the Decomposition of CO2 in Non­Isothermal Plasmas", J. Non­EquiLib. Thermodyn.23 (1998) 105­134 

Kozlov, K. V.; Michel, P.; Wagner H.­E. "Properties of the Dielectric Barrier Discharge in Mixtures of Methane with HeLium", Czechoslovak Journal of Physics 48 (1998) 1199 

Wilke, CH.; Deutsch, H.; Dinklage, A.; Scheibner, H "One-dimensional Description of the Anode Region in a DC Glow Discharge", Czechoslovak Journal of Physics 48 (1998) 1167-1179 

Nitschke, M.; Meichsner, J. "Low pressure plasma polymer modification from the FTIR point of view", Journal of AppLied Polymer Science 65 (1997) 381 

Zeuner, M.; Neumann, H.; Meichsner, J. "Ion energy distributions in a dc biased RF discharge", J. Appl. Phys. 81 (1997) 2985-2994 

Meichsner, J.; Zeuner, M.; Krames, B.; Nitschke, M.; Rochotzki, R. "Influence of O2+ ions in plasma modification of polymers", Polymer Preprints, American Chemical Society 38(1997) 1095-1096 

Zeuner, M.; Neumann, H.; Meichsner, J. "Ion energy distribution in oxygen and argon in a pulsed mode RF discharge", Vacuum 48 (1997) 443-447 

Meichsner, J. "Physics of low temperature plasmas and diagnostics for surface modification of polymers", Materialnyt 2 (1997) 5-19 

Zeuner, M.; Neumann, H.; Meichsner, J. "Pressure and Electrode Distance Effects on Ion Energy Distributions in RF Discharges", Japan. J. Appl. Phys. 36 (1997) 4711-4716 

Nitschke, M.; Holländer, A.; Mehdorn, F.; Behnisch, J.; Meichsner, J. "Infrared Spectroscopic Characterization of Plasma Treated Polyethylene", Journal of AppLied Polymer Science 59 (1996) 119-124 

Zeuner, M.; Meichsner, J. "High Energetic Negative Ions in RF Discharges", J. Appl. Phys. 79 (1996) 9379-9381 

Zeuner, M.; Meichsner, J.; Neumann, H.; Scholze, F. "Design of Ion Energy Distribution by a Broad Beam Ion Source", J. Appl. Phys. 80 (1996) 611-622 

Jacobs, H.; Miethke, F.; Rutscher, A.; Wagner, H.­E. "Reaction Kinetics and Chemical Quasi­Equilibria of Ozone Synthesis in Oxygen DC Discharges", Contrib. to Plasma Physics36 (1996) 471­486 

Eggs, C.; Kersten, H.; Wagner, H.­E.; Wulff, H. "Plasma wall interaction for TiNx film deposition in a hollow cathode arc discharge", Thin SoLid Films 290-291 (1996) 381-385 

Mönke, D.; Scheibner, H.; Mechold, L.; Becker, W.; Schrade, F. "Density Distribution of Plasma Species in a Hollow Cathode Arc Discharge for Coating AppLication", Contrib. to Plasma Physics 36 (1996) 631-643 

Zeuner, M., Meichsner, J. "Ion kinetic aspects of plasma chemical deposition of PMMA (Polymethylmethacrylate) films", Vacuum 46 (1995) 27-31 

Zeuner, M., Meichsner, J. "Ion kinetics in colLisional rf-glow discharge sheaths", Vacuum 46 (1995) 151-157 

Zeuner, M., Meichsner, J., Poll, H.-U. "Oxydative decomposition of Polymethylmethacrylate (PMMA) in plasma etching", Plasma Sources Science & Technology 4 (1995) 406-415 

Meichsner, J., M. Nitschke, R. Rochotzki, M. Zeuner "Fundamental investigations in plasma modification of polymers", Surface and Coatings Technology, 74-75 (1995) 227-231 

Zeuner, M.; Meichsner, J. "Ion Energy Distributions in an RF-DC-Triode Glow Discharge", Surface and Coatings Technology 74-75 (1995) 562-566 

Kersten, H.; Steffen, H.; Vender, D.; Wagner, H.­E. "On the Ion Energy Transfer to the Substrate During Titanium Deposition in a Hollow Cathode Arc Discharge", Vacuum 46(1995) 305 

Rochotzki, R., Nitschke, M., Arzt, M., Meichsner, J. "Plasma modification of polymer films studied by elLipsometry and infrared spectroscopy", Physica status soLidi (a) 145(1994) 289-297 

Poll, H.U., Meichsner, J., Artz, M., Friedrich, M., Rochotzki, R., Kreyßig, E. "Optical Properties of Plasma Polymer Films", Surf. Coat. & Techn. 59 (1993) 365-370 

Rutscher, A.; Wagner, H.­E. "Chemical Quasi­EquiLibria: A New Concpet in the Description of Reactive Plasmas", Plasma Sources Science and Technology 2 (1993) 279 ­ 288

1979 - 1991

J. Meichsner, H.-U. Poll, "Plasma etching and polymerization in low pressure discharge of molecular gases" Contributed Paper, 6 pages, 10th International Symposium on Plasma Chemistry (ISPC), 1991, Bochum, Germany 

J. Meichsner, J. Trnovec, V. Martisovits, P. Lukac, H.-U. Poll "Emission spectroscopy investigations of a RF CCl4 plasma in a planar etch reactor" Acta Physica Universitatis Comenianae 29 (1989) 73-87 

Opalinska, T., Szymanski, A., Sabadil, H., Wagner, H.-E., "Ozone Synthesis in an Electric Discharge between Ferroelectric Electrodes at Atmospheric Pressure" Contributions to Plasma Physics 29 (1989) 1-9 

H.-U. Poll und J. Meichsner, "Partial cross sections for dissociative ionization of fluorinated compounds by electron impact" Contrib. Plasma Phys. 27 (1987)5, 359-372, DOI: 10.1002/ctpp.19870270505 

J. Meichsner and H.-U. Poll, "Wall coating in plasma etch reactors" Wissenschaftliche Zeitschrift der Technischen Universität Karl-Marx-Stadt 29 (1987)2, 292-297 

Böttcher, K., Pfau, S., Rutscher, A., Sabadil, H., Wagner, H.-E. "Zur Modellierung der Dissoziations- und Synthesereaktionen im Sauerstoffplasma" Wiss. Zeitschrift E.-M.-Arndt-Universität Greifswald, Math.-Nat. wiss. Reihe35, 2 (1986) 23-26 

Behnke, J.F., Gasse, H., Klagge, S., Michel, P., Wagner, H.-E., "CCl4-Plasma und GaAs-Ätzen im Planarreaktor" Wiss. Z. E.-M.-Arndt-Universität Greifswald Math.-Nat. wiss. Reihe 35, 2 (1986) 11-16 

Rutscher, A.,Wagner, H.-E., "The Model of Macroscopic Kinetics in Non-Equilibrium Plasma Chemical Reactions I." Contr. Plasma Phys. 25, 4 (1985) 337-350 

J. Meichsner, H.-U. Poll und K.-H. Wickleder, "Negative ions in a glow discharge of tetrafluoromethane" Contrib. Plasma Phys. 25 (1985)5, 503-512, DOI: 10.1002/ctpp.19850250510 

H.-U. Poll, J. Meichsner, H. Schlemm, K.-H. Wickleder, "Die Glimmentladung in perfluorierten Gasen zum Plasmaätzen und zur Schichtabscheidung" Wissenschaftliche Schriftenreihe der Technischen Hochschule Karl-Marx-Stadt 4 (1985) 73 Seiten 

H.-U. Poll, J. Meichsner, A. Steinrücken, "Film deposition in Plasma etching" Thin Solid Films 112 (1984)4, 369-380, DOI: 10.1016/0040-6090(84)90464-4 

Wagner, H.-E., Behnke, J.F., Lange, H., "Dissociation of Titanium Tetrachloride to Titanium in Hollow Cathode Discharges. Part II: Mechanism of Dissociation" Pol. J. Chemistry58 (1984) 561-568 

Behnke, J.F., Lange, H., Wagner, H.-E., "Dissociation of Titanium Tetrachloride to Titanium in Hollow Cathode Discharges. Part I: Determination of the Dissociation Degree" Pol. J. Chemistry 56 (1982) 1175-1179 

Stephan, K., Futrell, J.H., Peterson, K.I., Wagner, H.-E., Castleman, A.W., Djuric, N., Märk, T.D., "An electron impact study of ammonia clusters in a super-sonic molecular beam: appearance potentials of NH4+ (NH3)3+ , (NH3)3H+ and (NH2NH3)+Int. J. Mass Spectr. Ion Phys. 44 (1982) 167-181 

J. Meichsner und H.-U. Poll, "Plasmamodifizierung von Polymeroberflächen, III. Gasphasenpropfung von Acrylsäure auf Polyethylenterephthalat" Acta Polymerica 32 (1981)4, 203-208, DOI: 10.1002/actp.1981.010320403 

H.-U. Poll, R. Kleemann und J. Meichsner, "Plasmamodifizierung von Polymeroberflächen, II. Entstehung freier Radikale durch Einwirklung einer Glimmentladung" Acta Polymerica 32 (1981)3, 139-143, DOI: 10.1002/actp.1981.010320303 

H.-U. Poll und J. Meichsner, "Plasmamodifizierung von Polymeroberflächen, I. Plasma-Polymer-Wechselwirklung" Acta Polymerica 31 (1980)12, 757-766, DOI: 10.1002/actp.1980.010311208 

B. Nehmzow, A. Rutscher, H.-E. Wagner, "Dissociation of Water Vapour in the Hollow Cathode Glow Discharge", J. Phys. Colloques 40 (1979) C7-55-C7-56 DOI: 10.1051/jphyscol:1979727