Publications since 2010

2017

Microphysics of inhomogeneous flowing dusty plasmas studied by molecular dynamics simulations
J. Wilms, A. Piel, PHYS. PLASMAS 24, 083703 (2017) doi-link

Size and density evolution of a single microparticle embedded in a plasma
O. H. Asnaz, H. Jung, F. Greiner, A. Piel, PHYS. PLASMAS 24, 083701 (2017) doi-link

In-situ analysis of optically thick nanoparticle clouds
F. Kirchschlager, S. Wolf, F. Greiner, S. Groth, A. Labdon, APPL. PHYS. LETT. 110, 173106 (2017) doi-link

On the amplitude of dust-density waves in inhomogeneous dusty plasmas
B. Tadsen, F. Greiner, A. Piel, PHYS. PLASMAS 24, 033704 (2017), doi-link

Diagnostics of void expansion during cyclic growth and formation of layered nanoparticle clouds
I. Pilch, F. Greiner, J. APPL. PHYS. 121, 113302 (2017) doi-link

Plasma crystals: experiments and simulation
Alexander Piel, PLASMA PHYS. CONTROL. FUSION 59, 14001 (2017) doi-link

Molecular dynamics simulation of ion flows around microparticles
Alexander Piel, PHYS. PLASMAS 24, 033712 (2017) doi-link

Generation of two-dimensional binary mixtures in complex plasmas
F. Wieben, J. Schablinski, D. Block, PHYS. PLASMAS 24, 033707 (2017) doi-link

2016

Phase separation of binary charged particle systems with small size disparities using a dusty plasma
Carsten Killer, Tim Bockwoldt, Stefan Schütt, Michael Himpel, André Melzer, Alexander Piel,
PHYS. REV. LETT. 116, 115002 (2016) doi-link

Resonance methods for the characterization of dust partcles in plasmas
Hendrik Jung, Franko Greiner, Oguz Han Asnaz, Jan Carstensen, Alexander Piel,
J. PLASMA PHYS. 82, 615820301 (2016) doi-link

Hydraulic jumps in inhomogeneous strongly-coupled toroidal dust flows
Alexander Piel, Jochen Wilms, PHYS. PLASMAS 23, 073701 (2016) doi-link

Experimental study of the stochastic heating of a single Brownian particle by charge fluctuations
Christian Schmidt, Alexander Piel, PHYS. PLASMAS 23, 083704 (2016) doi-link

Mode Excitation in Finite Dust Clusters Using an Optical Trap
D. Block, F. Wieben, J. Schablinski, IEEE TRANS. PLASMA SCI. 44, 479 (2016) doi-link

2015

Dust charging and charge fluctuations in a weakly collisional radio-frequency sheath at low pressure
A. Piel, C. Schmidt, PHYS. PLASMAS 22, 053701 (2015) doi-link

Exploring the wake of a dust particle by a continuously approaching test grain
H. Jung, F. Greiner, O.H. Asnaz, J. Carstensen, A. Piel, PHYS. PLASMAS 22, 053702 (2015) doi-link

Stochastic heating of a single Brownian particle by charge fluctuations in a radio-frequency produced plasma sheath
Christian Schmidt, Alexander Piel, PHYS. REV. E 92, 043106 (2015) doi-link

Experimental observation of crystalline particle flows in toroidal dust clouds
Jochen Wilms, Torben Reichstein, Alexander Piel, PHYS. PLASMAS 22, 063701 (2015) doi-link

Kinetic Mie ellipsometry to determine the time-resolved particle growth in nanodusty plasmas
Sebastian Groth, Franko Greiner, Benjamin Tadsen, Alexander Piel,
J. PHYS. D: APPL. PHYS. 48, 465203 (2015) doi-link

Self-excited dust-acoustic waves in an electron-depleted nanodusty plasma
Benjamin Tadsen, Franko Greiner, Sebastian Groth, Alexander Piel,
PHYS. PLASMAS 22 113701 (2015) doi-link

An optical tweezer for complex plasmas
J. Schablinski, F. Wieben, D. Block, PHYS. PLASMAS 22, 043703 (2015) doi-link

Selective mode excitation in finite size plasma crystals by diffusely reflected laser light
J. Schablinski, D. Block, PHYS. PLASMAS 22, 023703 (2015) doi-link

2014

Stereoscopy of dust density waves under microgravity: Velocity distributions and phase-resolved single-particle analysis
M. Himpel, T. Bockwoldt, C. Killer, K.O. Menzel, A. Piel, A. Melzer, PHYS. PLASMAS 21, 033703 (2014) doi-link

Oscillation amplitudes in 3-D dust density waves in dusty plasmas under microgravity conditions
C. Killer, M. Himpel, A. Melzer, T. Bockwoldt, K. O. Menzel, A. Piel,
IEEE TRANS. PLASMA SCI. 42, 2680 (2014) doi-link

Wave Crest Reconstruction of a Dust Density Wave Using Single Particle Trajectories
M. Himpel, C. Killer, T. Bockwoldt, K.O. Menzel, A. Piel, A. Melzer,
IEEE TRANS. PLASMA SCI. 42, 2676 (2014) doi-link

On the origin of dust vortices in complex plasmas under microgravity conditions
T. Bockwoldt, O. Arp, K.O. Menzel, A. Piel, PHYS. PLASMAS 21, 103703 (2014) doi-link

Preparation of magnetized nanodusty plasmas in a radio frequency-driven parallel-plate reactor
B. Tadsen, F. Greiner, A. Piel, PHYS. PLASMAS 21, 103705 (2014) doi-link

Sheared and unsheared rotation of driven dust clusters
J. Schablinski, D. Block, J. Carstensen, F. Greiner, A. Piel, PHYS. PLASMAS, 21, 073701 (2015) doi-link

Spontaneous symmetry breaking in magnetized dust flows
Torben Reichstein, Jochen Wilms, Alexander Piel, PHYS. PLASMAS 21, 023705 (2015) doi-link

Network analysis of three-dimensional complex plasma clusters in a rotating electric field
I. Laut, C. Rath, L. Wörner, V. Nosenko, S.K. Zhdanov, J. Schablinski, D. Block, H.M. Thomas, G.E. Morfill,
PHYS. REV. E 89, 023104 (2014) doi-link

2013

Analyzing the liquid state of two-dimensional dust clusters: The instantaneous normal mode approach
A. Melzer, A. Schella, J. Schablinski, D. Block, A. Piel, PHYS. REV. E 87, 033107 (2013) doi-link

Modeling dust-density wave fields as a system of coupled van der Pol oscillators
K. O. Menzel, T. Bockwoldt, O. Arp, A. Piel, IEEE TRANS. PLASMA SCI. 41, 735 (2013) doi-link

Dust streaming in toroidal traps
T. Reichstein, J. Wilms, A. Piel, IEEE TRANS. PLASMA SCI. 41, 759 (2013) doi-link

Probing the plasma sheath by continuous mass loss of microparticles
J. Carstensen, F. Haase, H. Jung, B. Tadsen, S. Groth, F. Greiner, A. Piel,
IEEE TRANS. PLASMA SCI. 41, 764 (2013) doi-link

Interactions between dust-density waves and plasma glow
T. Bockwoldt, K. O. Menzel, O. Arp, A. Piel, IEEE TRANS. PLASMA SCI. 41, 769 (2013) doi-link

Stereoscopic observations of dust clouds in front of a pixel electrode
in a radio frequency discharge
C. Schmidt, O. Arp, M. Himpel, A. Melzer, A. Piel, IEEE TRANS. PLASMA SCI. 41, 774 (2013) doi-link

Collisional and collisionless expansion of Yukawa balls
A. Piel, J. Goree, PHYS. REV. E 88, 063103 (2013) doi-link

Crystal and fluid modes in three-dimensional finite dust clouds
A. Schella, M. Mulsow, A. Melzer, H. Kählert, D. Block, P. Ludwig, M. Bonitz,
NEW J. PHYS. 15, 113021 (2013) doi-link

From transport to disorder: Thermodynamic properties of finite dust clouds
A. Schella, M. Mulsow, A. Melzer, J. Schablinski, D. Block, PHYS. REV. E 87, 063102 (2013) doi-link

Particle Tracking Velocimetry of Dusty Plasmas Using Stereoscopic In-Line Holography
J. Schablinski, M. Kroll, D. Block, IEEE TRANS. PLASMA SCI. 41, 779 (2013) doi-link

2012

Laser heating of finite two-dimensional dust clusters: A. Experiments
J. Schablinski, D. Block, A. Piel, A. Melzer, H. Thomsen, H. Kählert, M. Bonitz,
PHYS. PLASMAS 19, 013705 (2012) doi-link

Laser heating of finite two-dimensional dust clusters: B. Simulations
H. Thomsen, H. Kählert, M. Bonitz, J. Schablinski, D. Block, A. Piel, A. Melzer,
PHYS. REV. E 19, 023701 (2012) doi-link

Charging and coupling of a vertically aligned particle pair in the plasma sheath
J. Carstensen, F. Greiner, D. Block, J. Schablinski, W.J. Miloch, A. Piel,
PHYS. PLASMAS 19, 033702 (2012) doi-link

Particle chains in a dilute dusty plasma with subsonic ion flow
O. Arp, J. Goree, A. Piel, PHYS. REV. E 85, 046409 (2012) doi-link

Instantaneous normal mode analysis of melting of finite dust clusters
A. Melzer, A. Schella, J. Schablinski, D. Block, A. Piel, PHYS. REV. LETT. 108, 225001 (2012) doi-link

Magnetizing a complex plasma without a magnetic field
H. Kählert, J. Carstensen, M. Bonitz, H. Löwen, F. Greiner, A. Piel,
PHYS. REV. LETT. 109, 155003 (2012) doi-link

Experiments and simulation of particle flows in a magnetized dust torus
T. Reichstein, J. Wilms, F. Greiner, A. Piel, A. Melzer, CONTRIB. PLASMA PHYS. 52, 813 (2012) doi-link

Wake formation and wake field effects in complex plasmas
D. Block, J. Carstensen, P. Ludwig, W.J. Miloch, F. Greiner, A. Piel, M. Bonitz, A. Melzer,
CONTRIB. PLASMA PHYS. 52, 804 (2012) doi-link

Phase transitions of finite dust clusters in dusty plasmas
A. Melzer, A. Schella, T. Miksch, J. Schablinski, D. Block, A. Piel, H. Thomsen, H. Kählert, M. Bonitz,
CONTRIB. PLASMA PHYS. 52, 795 (2012) doi-link

Recent progress in complex plasmas
J. Meichsner, M. Bonitz, A. Piel, H. Fehske, CONTRIB. PLASMA PHYS. 52, 789 (2012) doi-link

Imaging Mie ellipsometry: dynamics of nanodust clouds in an argon-acetylene plasma
F. Greiner, J. Carstensen, N. Köhler, I. Pilch, H. Ketelsen, S. Knist, A. Piel,
PLASMA SOURCES SCI. TECHNOL. 21, 065005 (2012) doi-link

Dust grain charging in a wake of other grains
W.J. Miloch, D. Block, PHYS. PLASMAS 19, 123703 (2012) doi-link

String structures in driven 3D complex-plasma clusters
L. Wörner, C. Rath, V. Nosenko, S.K. Zhdanov, H.M. Thomas, G.E. Morfill, J. Schablinski, D. Block,
EPL 100, 35001 (2012) doi-link

2011

Frequency clusters and defect structures in nonlinear dust-density waves under microgravity conditions
K. O. Menzel, O. Arp, A. Piel, PHYS. REV. E 83, 016402 (2011) doi-link

Effects of charge depletion in dusty plasmas
I. Goertz, F. Greiner, A. Piel, PHYS. PLASMAS 18, 013703 (2011) doi-link

Spatially extended void-free dusty plasmas in a laboratory radio-frequency discharge
C. Schmidt, O. Arp, A. Piel, PHYS. PLASMAS, 18, 013704 doi-link

Mass changes of microparticles in a plasma observed by a phase-resolved resonance method
J. Carstensen, H. Jung, F. Greiner, A. Piel, PHYS. PLASMAS 18, 033701 (2011) doi-link

Cavity dynamics and particle alignment in the wake of a supersonic projectile penetrating a dusty plasma
O. Arp, D. Caliebe, A. Piel, PHYS. REV. E 83, 066404 (2011) doi-link

Influence of negative ions on drift waves in a low-density Ar/O2-plasma
S. Knist, F. Greiner, F. Biss, A. Piel, CONTRIB. PLASMA PHYS. 51, 769 (2011) doi-link

Alignment of dust particles by ion drag forces in subsonic flows
A. Piel, PHYS. PLASMAS 18, 073704 (2011) doi-link

Chain of coupled van der Pol oscillators as model system for density waves in dusty plasmas
K.O. Menzel, O. Arp, A. Piel, PHYS. REV. E 84, 016405 (2011) doi-link

Simulation of dust streaming in toroidal traps
T. Reichstein, A. Piel, PHYS. PLASMAS 18, 083705 (2011) doi-link

Charging and dynamics of a dust grain in the wake of another grain in flowing plasmas (vol 17, 103703, 2010)
W. J. Miloch, M. Kroll, D. Block, PHYS. PLASMAS 18, 109901 (2011) doi-link

Melting scenarios for three-dimensional dusty plasma clusters
A. Schella, T. Miksch, A. Melzer, J. Schablinski, D. Block, A. Piel, H. Thomsen, P. Ludwig, M. Bonitz,
PHYS. REV. E 84, 056402 (2011) doi-link

2010

Effect of centrifugal forces on the interparticle distance of two dust particles confined in a plasma
J. Carstensen, F. Greiner, L. J. Hou, A. Piel, IEEE TRANS. PLASMA SCI. 38, 788 (2010) doi-link

Toroidal dust clouds and voids in a magnetized anodic plasma
T. Reichstein, I. Pilch, R. Große-Ahlert, A. Piel, IEEE TRANS. PLASMA SCI. 38, 814 (2010) doi-link

The structure of self-excited dust-density waves under microgravity
K. O. Menzel, O. Arp, D. Caliebe, A. Piel, IEEE TRANS. PLASMA SCI. 38, 838 (2010) doi-link

Experimental investigation of dust density waves and plasma glow
O. Arp, D. Caliebe, K. O. Menzel, A. Piel, IEEE TRANS. PLASMA SCI. 38, 842 (2010) doi-link

Spatial frequency clustering in nonlinear dust-density waves
K. O. Menzel, O. Arp, A. Piel, PHYS. REV. LETT. 104, 235002 (2010) doi-link

On the influence of wakefields on three-dimensional particle arrangements
M. Kroll, J. Schablinski, D. Block, A. Piel, PHYS. PLASMAS 17, 013702 (2010) doi-link

Determination of the dust grain charge and screening lengths in the plasma sheath by means of controlled cluster rotation
J. Carstensen, F. Greiner, A. Piel, PHYS. PLASMAS 17, 083703 (2010) doi-link

Finite dust clusters in dusty plasmas
A. Melzer, B. Buttenschön, T. Miksch, M. Passvogel, D. Block, O. Arp, A. Piel,
PLASMA PHYS. CONTROL. FUSION 52, 124026 (2010) doi-link

Toroidal dust motion in magnetized plasmas
T. Reichstein, I. Pilch, A. Piel, PHYS. PLASMAS 17, 093701 doi-link

Charging and dynamics of a dust grain in the wake of another grain in flowing plasmas
W. J. Miloch, M. Kroll, D. Block, PHYS. PLASMAS 17, 103703 (2010) doi-link

Effect of rotating electric field on 3D complex (dusty) plasma
L. Wörner, V. Nosenko, A.V. Ivlev, S.K. Zhdanov, H.M. Thomas, G.E. Morfill, M. Kroll, J. Schablinski, D. Block, PHYS. PLASMAS 18, 063706 (2010) doi-link

Complex plasmas: a laboratory for strong correlations
M. Bonitz, C. Henning, D. Block, REP. PROGR. PHYS. 73, 066501 (2010) doi-link

Stereoscopic Digital Holography
M. Kroll, L. Mühlfeld, D. Block, IEEE TRANS. PLASMA SCI. 38, 897 (2010) doi-link