Laurent Pilon's Research Group
University of California, Los Angeles

PUBLICATIONS





Book and book chapters


J. Pruvost, J.-F. Cornet, and L. Pilon, 2016. Chapter 3: Large Scale Production of Algal Biomass: Photobioreactors, in “Algae Biotechnology: Products and Processes,” pp. 41-66, Y. Chisti and F. Bux, Editors, Springer, UK. ISBN-13: 978-3-319-12334-9. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-12334-9_3

L. Pilon and R. Kandilian, 2016. Chapter 2: Interaction Between Light and Photosynthetic Microorganisms, Advances in Chemical Engineering. Vol. 46, pp. 107-149, Thematic Issue on Photobioreaction Engineering, J. Legrand, Editor, Elsevier, The Netherlands. ISBN: 978-0-12-800422-7. doi: 10.1016/bs.ache.2015.12.002

L. Pilon and H. Berberoğlu, 2014. Photobiological Hydrogen Production. Handbook of Hydrogen Energy, S.A. Sherif, D.Y. Goswami, E.K. Stefanakos, A. Steinfeld, Eds., CRC Press, Taylor and Francis, Boca Raton, FL. ISBN-13: 978-1420054477.

L. Pilon, 2014. Hydrogen Storage in Hollow Glass Microspheres. S.A. Sherif, D.Y. Goswami, E.K. Stefanakos, A. Steinfeld, Eds., CRC Press, Taylor and Francis, Boca Raton, FL . ISBN-13: 978-1420054477.

L. Pilon , 2012. Foams in Glass Manufacturing in Foam Engineering: Fundamentals and Applications, Edited by P. Stevenson, Wiley-Blackwell, United Kingdom (invited contribution). ISBN: 978-0-470-66080-5. doi: 10.1002/9781119954620.ch16

L. Pilon, 2003. Interfacial and Transport Phenomena in Closed-Cell Foams. UMI#3105002, UMI, Ann Arbor, MI, 2003. pdf


Technical reports



D.-S. Kim, M. Portch, J. Matyas, P. R. Hrma, and L. Pilon, 2005. Foaming of E-Glass II (Report for G Plus Project for PPG) PNNL-15394, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. pdf

D.-S. Kim, P.R. Hrma, L. Pilon, and B.C. Dutton, 2004. Foaming of E-Glass (Report for G Plus Project for PPG), PNNL-14625, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA. pdf


Patents


L. Pilon and K. M. Katika. Time-resolved non-invasive optometric device for medical diagnostic, U.S. Patent No. 7,904,140 B2, March 8, 2011.


2016


121. H.-L. Girard, B. Dunn, and L. Pilon, 2016. Simulations and Interpretation of Three-Electrode Cyclic Voltammograms of Pseudocapacitive Electrodes, Electrochimica Acta (accepted). doi: 10.1016/j.electacta.2016.06.066

120. A. Bhowmik and L. Pilon, 2016. Can Eukaryotic Cells Be Treated as Optically Homogeneous Spheres?, Journal of the Optical Society of America A (accepted).

119. G. Falzone, G. Puerta Falla, Z. Wei, M. Zhao, A. Kumar, M. Bauchy, N. Neithalath, L. Pilon, and G. Sant, 2016. The Influences of Soft and Stiff Inclusions on the Mechanical Properties of Cementitious Composites. Cement and Concrete Composites, , Vol. 71, pp. 153-165. doi:10.1016/j.cemconcomp.2016.05.008

118. H. Liu, R. Kitamura, X. Xia, and L. Pilon, 2016. Conductive and Radiative Properties of Soda-Lime Silicate Glassmelts with Different Iron Contents Between 1100 and 1500oC, Journal of the American Ceramic Society, Vol. 99, No. 4, pp. 1271–1279. doi: 10.1111/jace.14095

117. R. Kandilian, A. Soulies, B. Rousseau, J. Pruvost J. Legrand, and L. Pilon, 2016. Simple Method to Measure the Spectral Absorption Cross-Section of Microalgae, Chemical Engineering Science, Vol. 146, No. 2, pp. 357-368. doi: 10.1016/j.ces.2016.02.039 pdf (supplementary material: Excel file)

116. R. Kandilian, J. Pruvost, A. Artu, C. Lemasson, J. Legrand, and L. Pilon, 2016. Comparison of Experimentally and Theoretically Determined Radiation Characteristics of Photosynthetic Microorganisms, Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, Vol. 175, pp. 30-45.doi: 10.1016/j.jqsrt.2016.01.031 pdf (download data file)

115. R.-L. Heng and L. Pilon, 2016. Radiation Characteristics and Effective Optical Properties of Dumbbell-Shaped Cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp., Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, Vol. 174, pp. 65-78. doi: 10.1016/j.jqsrt.2016.01.023 pdf

114. A.L. d’Entremont and L. Pilon, 2016. Electrochemical Transport Phenomena in Hybrid Pseudocapacitors Under Galvanostatic Cycling. Journal of the Electrochemical Society, Vol. 163, No.2, pp. A229-A243. doi:10.1149/2.0441602jes pdf

113. A.M. Thiele, Z. Wei, G. Falzone, B. Young, N. Neithalath, G. Sant, and L. Pilon, 2016. Figure of Merit for the Thermal Performance of Cementitious Composites containing Phase Change Materials. Cement and Concrete Composites, Vol. 65, pp. 214-226. doi: 10.1016/j.cemconcomp.2015.10.023 pdf

112. B. Young, A. Fujii, A. Thiele, A. Kumar, G. Sant, E. Taciroğlu, and L. Pilon, 2016. Effective Elastic Moduli of Core-Shell-Matrix Composites, Mechanics of Materials, Vol. 92, pp. 94-106. doi: 10.1016/j.mechmat.2015.09.006 pdf


2015


111. H.-L. Girard, H. Wang, A.L. d’Entremont and L. Pilon, 2015. Enhancing Faradaic Charge Storage in Hybrid Pseudocapacitors. Electrochimica Acta, Vol. 182, pp. 639–651. doi:10.1016/j.electacta.2015.09.070

110. A.M. Thiele, A. Jamet, G. Sant, and L. Pilon, 2015. Annual Analysis of Concrete-Microencapsulated PCM Composite Walls for Energy Efficient Buildings. Energy Conversion and Management, Vol. 103, pp. 374-386. doi:10.1016/j.enconman.2015.06.068 pdf

109. L. Pilon, A. Bhowmik, R.-L. Heng, D. Yudovsky, 2015. Simple and Accurate Expressions for Diffuse Reflectance of Semi-Infinite and Two-Layer Absorbing and Scattering Media: Erratum, Applied Optics, Vol. 54, No. 25, pp. 6116-6117. doi: 10.1364/AO.54.006116. pdf (supplementary material:Excel)

108. H.-L. Girard, H. Wang, A.L. d’Entremont, and L. Pilon, 2015. Physical Interpretation of Cyclic Voltammetry for Hybrid Pseudocapacitors, Journal of Physical Chemistry C, Vol. 19, No. 21, pp. 1349–11361. doi: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.5b00641 pdf

107. L. Pilon, H. Wang, and A. d’Entremont, 2015. Recent Advances in Continuum Modeling of Interfacial and Transport Phenomena in Electric Double-Layer Capacitors. Journal of the Electrochemical Society (invited), Vol. 162, No. 5, pp. A5158-A5178. doi: 10.1149/2.0211505jes pdf

106. A.M. Thiele, G. Sant, and L. Pilon, 2015. Diurnal Thermal Analysis of Microencapsulated PCM-Concrete Composite Walls. Energy Conversion and Management, Vol. 93, pp.215-227. doi:10.1016/j.enconman.2014.12.078 pdf

105. R.-L. Heng, K.C. Sy, and L. Pilon, 2015. Absorption and Scattering by Bispheres, Quadspheres, and Circular Rings of Spheres and Their Equivalent Coated Spheres. Journal of the Optical Society of America A, Vol. 32, No. 1, pp. 46-60. doi: 10.1364/JOSAA.32.000046. Selected to appear in the Virtual Journal for Biomedical Optics, Vol. 10, No.2, March 9, 2015. pdf

104. R. Kandilian, R.-L. Heng, and L. Pilon, 2015. Absorption and Scattering by Fractal Aggregates and Their Equivalent Coated Spheres. Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, Vol. 151, pp. 310-326. doi: 10.1016/j.jqsrt.2014.10.018 pdf

103. A.L. d’Entremont and L. Pilon, 2015. Thermal Effects of Asymmetric Electrolytes in Electric Double Layer Capacitors. Journal of Power Sources, Vol. 273, pp. 196-209. doi. 10.1016/j.jpowsour.2014.09.080 pdf


2014


102. R. Kandilian, T.C. Tsao, and L. Pilon, 2014. Control of Incident Irradiance on a Batch Operated Flat-Plate Photobioreactor. Chemical Engineering Science, Vol. 119, pp. 99-108. doi: 10.1016/j.ces.2014.07.056 pdf

101. J. Aguirre, A. Ferreira, H. Ding, S.A. Jenekhe, N. Kopidakis, M.D. Asta,  L. Pilon, Y. Rubin, S.H. Tolbert, B.J. Schwartz, B. Dunn, and V. Ozolins, 2014. Panoramic View of Electrochemical Pseudocapacitor and Organic Solar Cell Research in Molecularly Engineered Energy Materials (MEEM), The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, Vol. 118, No. 34, pp. 19505-19523. doi: 10.1021/jp501047j

100. A.L. d’Entremont and L. Pilon, 2014. Scaling Laws For Heat Generation and Temperature Oscillations in EDLCs Under Galvanostatic Cycling. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 75, pp. 637–649. doi: 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2014.04.001 pdf

99. R. Kandilian, J. Pruvost, J. Legrand, and L. Pilon, 2014. Influence of Light Absorption Rate by Nannochloropsis oculata on Triglyceride Production During Nitrogen Starvation. Bioresource Technology, Vol. 163, pp. 308–319. doi: 10.1016/j.biortech.2014.04.045 pdf

98. R.-L. Heng, E. Lee, and L. Pilon, 2014.Time-Dependent Radiation Characteristics of Nannochloropsis Oculata During Batch Culture. Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiation Transfer, Vol. 144, pp. 154-163. doi: 10.1016/j.jqsrt.2014.04.008 pdf

97. I.M. McKinley, F.Y. Lee, and L. Pilon, 2014. Novel Cycle for Direct Thermomechanical Energy Conversion, Applied Energy, Vol. 126, pp. 78–89. doi: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2014.03.069 pdf

96. A.L. d’Entremont, and L. Pilon, 2014. First-Order Thermal Model of Commercial EDLCs. Applied Thermal Engineering, Vol. 67, pp. 439-446. doi: 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2014.03.061 pdf

95. R.-L. Heng, E. Lee, and L. Pilon, 2014. Radiation Characteristics and Optical Properties of Filamentous Cyanobacteria Anabaena Cylindrica. Journal of the Optical Society of America A, Vol. 31, No. 4, pp. 836-845. doi: 10.1364/JOSAA.31.000836 pdf

94. A.M. Thiele, A. Kumar, G. Sant, and L. Pilon, 2014. Effective Thermal Conductivity of Three-Phase Composites Containing Spherical Capsules. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 73, pp. 177–185. doi: 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2014.02.002 pdf

93. L. Pilon, F. Janos, and R. Kitamura, 2014. Effective Thermal Conductivity of Soda-lime Silicate Glassmelts with Different Iron Contents between 1100 and 1500oC. Journal of the American Ceramic Society, Vol. 97, No. 2, pp. 442–450. doi: 10.1111/jace.12768 pdf

92. E. Lee, J. Pruvost, X. He, R. Ramakanth, and L. Pilon, 2014. Design Tool and Guidelines for Outdoor Photobioreactors. Chemical Engineering Science, Vol. 106, pp. 18-29. doi: 10.1016/j.ces.2013.11.014 pdf

91. A.L. d'Entremont and L. Pilon, 2014. First Principles Thermal Modeling of Electric Double Layer Capacitors Under Constant-Current Cycling. Journal of Power Sources, Vol. 246, pp. 887- 898. doi:10.1016/j.jpowsour.2013.08.024 pdf


2013


90. I.M. McKinley, S. Goljahi, C.S. Lynch, and L. Pilon, 2013. A Novel Thermally-Biased Mechanical Energy Conversion Cycle. Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 114, 224111. doi:10.1063/1.4846735 pdf

89. J.A. Attia, S. Kohli, and L. Pilon, 2013. Scaling Laws in Steady-State Aqueous Foams Including Ostwald Ripening, Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, Vol. 436, pp.1000-1006. doi:10.1016/j.colsurfa.2013.08.025 pdf

88. H. Wang, A. Thiele, and L. Pilon, 2013. Simulations of Cyclic Voltammetry for Electric Double  Layers in Asymmetric Electrolytes: Generalized Modified Poisson Nernst-Planck Model. Journal of Physical Chemistry C, Vol. 117, No. 36, pp. 18286- 18297. doi:10.1021/jp402181e pdf

87. E. Lee and L. Pilon, 2013. Absorption and Scattering by Long and Randomly Oriented Linear Chains of Spheres. Journal of the Optical Society of America A, Vol. 30, No. 9, pp. 1892–1900.. Selected to appear in Virtual Journal for Biomedical Optics, Vol.8, No. 10, Nov. 8, 2013. doi:10.1364/JOSAA.30.001892 pdf

86. H. Wang, J. Fang, A. and L. Pilon, 2013. Scaling Laws for Carbon-Based Electric Double Layer Capacitors. Electrochimica Acta, Vol.109, pp.316-321. doi:10.1016/j.electacta.2013.07.044 pdf

85. X. He, E. Lee, L. Wilcox, R. Munipalli, and L. Pilon, 2013. A High-Order Accurate GPU-Based Radiative Transfer Equation Solver for Combustion and Propulsion Applications. Numerical Heat Transfer Part B: Fundamentals, Vol.63, no.6, pp. 457-484. doi:10.1080/10407790.2013.778669. pdf

84. R. Kandilian, E. Lee, and L. Pilon, 2013. Radiation and Optical Properties of Nannochloropsis oculata Grown Under Different Irradiances and Spectra. Bioresource Technology, Vol. 137, pp. 63-73. doi:10.1016/j.biortech.2013.03.058 pdf

83. F.Y. Lee, H.R. Jo, C.S. Lynch, and L. Pilon, 2013. Pyroelectric Energy Conversion Using PLZT Ceramics and the Ferroelectric–Ergodic Relaxor Phase Transition, Smart Materials and Structures, Vol.22, No.2, 025038. doi:10.1088/0964-1726/22/2/025038 pdf

82. I.M. McKinley and L. Pilon, 2013. Phase Transitions and Thermal Expansion in Pyroelectric Energy Conversion, Applied Physics Letter, Vol. 102, 023906. doi.10.1063/1.4776668 pdf

81. H. Wang and L. Pilon, 2013. Mesoscale Modeling of Electric Double Layer Capacitors With Three-Dimensional Ordered Structures, Journal of Power Sources, Vol. 221, pp.252-260. doi:10.1016/j.jpowsour.2012.08.002 pdf

80. E. Lee, R.-L. Heng, and L. Pilon, 2013. Optical Constants of C.reinhardtii, Its Truncated Chlorophyll Antenna Transformants, and Other Biofuel Producing Microalgae. Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiation Transfer, Vol. 114, pp.122-135. doi:10.1016/j.jqsrt.2012.08.012. pdf


2012


79. T. Chin, F.Y. Lee, I.M. McKinley, S. Goljahi, C.S. Lynch, and L. Pilon, 2012. Direct Thermal to Electrical Energy Conversion Using 9.5/65/35 PLZT Ceramics in the Ergodic Relaxor Phase, IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control, Vol. 59, no. 11, pp. 2373-2385. doi: 10.1109/TUFFC.2012.2470 pdf

78. J.A. Attia, I.M. McKinley, D. Moreno-Magana, and L. Pilon, 2012. Convective Heat Transfer in Foams in Under Laminar Flow in Pipes and Tube Bundles, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 55, No.25-26, pp. 7823-7831. doi: 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2012.08.005 pdf

77. J. Fang and L. Pilon, 2012. Tuning Thermal Conductivity of Crystalline Nanoporous Silicon by Surface Passivation: A Molecular Dynamic Study, Applied Physics Letter. Vol. 101, No. 1, 011909. doi:10.1063/1.4733352 pdf

76. J. Fang, C. Kang, Y. Huang, S.H. Tolbert, and L. Pilon, 2012. Thermal Conductivity of Ordered Mesoporous Nanocrystalline Silicon Thin Films Made from Magnesium Reduction of Polymer-Templated Silica. Journal of Physical Chemistry C, Vol. 116, No. 23, pp. 12926–12933. doi: 10.1021/jp302531d pdf

75. H. Wang and L. Pilon, 2012. Reply to Commentary On Intrinsic Limitations of Impedance Measurements in Determining Electric Double Layer Capacitances, Electrochimica Acta, Vol. 76, pp.529-531. doi: 10.1016/j.electacta.2012.05.039 pdf 

74. R.C. Moreno, B.A. James, A. Navid, and L. Pilon, 2012. Pyroelectric Energy Converter For Harvesting Waste Heat: Simulations versus Experiments. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 55, No. 15-16, pp. 4301-4311. doi:10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2012.03.075 pdf

73. J. Fang, Y. Huang, C. Lew, Y. Yan, and L. Pilon, 2012. Temperature Dependent Thermal Conductivity of Pure Silica MEL and MFI Zeolite Thin Films. Journal of Applied Physics, Vol.111, No.5, 054910. doi:10.1063/1.3692754 pdf

72. I.M. McKinley, R. Kandilian, and L. Pilon, 2012. Waste Heat Energy Harvesting Using Olsen Cycle on 0.945 Pb(Zn1/3Nb2/3O3-0.055 PbTiO3 Single Crystals, Smart Materials and Structures, Vol. 11, No.3, 035015. doi:10.1088/0964-1726/21/3/035015 pdf

71. H. Wang and L. Pilon, 2012. Physical Interpretation of Cyclic Voltammetry for Measuring Electric Double Layer Capacitances, Electrochimica Acta, Vol. 64, pp.130-139. doi 10.1016/j.electacta.2011.12.118 pdf

70. H. Wang and L. Pilon, 2012. Intrinsic Limitations of Impedance Measurements in Determining Electric Double Layer Capacitances, Electrochimica Acta, Vol. 63, pp. 55–63. doi 10.1016/j.electacta.2011.12.051. pdf

69. F.Y. Lee, S. Goljahi, I. McKinley, C.S. Lynch, and L. Pilon, 2012. Pyroelectric Waste Heat Energy Harvesting Using Relaxor Ferroelectric 8/65/35 PLZT and the Olsen Cycle, Smart Materials and Structures, Vol. 21, no.2, 025021. doi:10.1088/0964-1726/21/2/025021 pdf

68. F.Y. Lee, A. Navid, and L. Pilon, 2012. Pyroelectric Waste Heat Energy Harvesting Using Heat Conduction, Applied Thermal Engineering, Vol. 37, 2012, pp. 30-37. doi 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2011.12.034. pdf


2011


67. L. Pilon, H. Berberoğlu, and R. Kandilian, 2011. Radiation Transfer in Photobiological CO2 Fixation and Fuel Productionby Microalgae, Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiation Transfer, Vol. 112, no. 17, pp. 2639–2660. doi:10.1016/j.jqsrt.2011.07.004 pdf

66. J. Fang and L. Pilon, 2011. Scaling Laws for Thermal Conductivity of Crystalline Nanoporous Silicon Using Molecular Dynamic Simulations. Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 110, 064305. doi:10.1063/1.3638054 pdf

65. H. Wang and L. Pilon, 2011. Accurate Simulations of Electric Double Layer Near Ultramicroelectrodes, The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, Vol. 115, no. 33, pp 16711–16719. doi:0.1021/jp204498e pdf

64. J. Varghese, H. Wang, and L. Pilon, 2011. Simulating Electric Double Layer Capacitance of Mesoporous Electrodes with Cylindrical Pores. Journal of the Electrochemical Society. Vol.158, No.10, pp. A1106-A1114. doi:10.1149/1.3622342 pdf

63. J. Fang, C. Reitz, T. Brezesinski , E. J. Nemanick, C.B. Kang, S.H. Tolbert, and L. Pilon, 2011. Thermal Conductivity of Amorphous and Crystalline Mesoporous Titania Thin Films from 30 to 320 K. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, Vol. 115, No. 30, pp 14606–14614. doi:10.1021/jp203400t pdf

62. T. Coquil, J. Fang, and L. Pilon, 2011. Molecular Dynamic Study of Thermal Conductivity of Amorphous Nanoporous Silica. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 54, pp. 4540–4548. doi:10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2011.06.024 pdf

61. H. Wang, J. Varghese, and L. Pilon, 2011. Simulation of Electric Double Layer Capacitors with Mesoporous Electrodes: Effects of Morphology and Electrolyte Permittivity, Electrochimica Acta, Vol. 56, no. 17, pp. 6189-6197. doi:10.1016/j.electacta.2011.03.140 pdf

60. D. Yudovsky, A. Nouvong, K. Schomacker, and L. Pilon, 2011. Monitoring Temporal Development and Healing of Diabetic Foot Ulcer Using Hyperspectral Imaging, Journal of Biophotonics, Vol. 4, No. 7–8, pp. 565–576. doi:10.1002/jbio.201000117 pdf

59. D. Yudovsky and L. Pilon, 2011. Retrieving Skin Properties From In Vivo Diffuse Reflectance Measurements on Human Skin, Journal of Biophotonics, Vol. 4, No.5, pp.305-314, doi:10.1002/jbio.201000069 pdf

58. D. Yudovsky, A. Nouvong, K. Schomacker, and L. Pilon, 2011. Assessing Diabetic Foot Ulcer Development Risk with Hyperspectral Tissue Oximetry, Journal of Biomedical Optics, Vol.16, No.2, 026009. doi: doi:10.1117/1.3535592 pdf

57. R. Kandilian, A. Navid, and L. Pilon, 2011. Pyroelectric Energy Harvesting Capabilities of PMN-PT Near the Morphotropic Phase Boundary, Smart Materials and Structures, Vol. 20, No. 5, 055020. doi:10.1088/0964-1726/20/5/055020 pdf

56. A. Navid and L. Pilon, 2011. Pyroelectric Energy Harvesting using Olsen Cycles in Purified and Porous Poly(Vinylidene Fluoride-Trifluoroethylene) Thin Films, Smart Materials and Structures, Vol. 20, No. 2, 025012. doi: doi:10.1088/0964-1726/20/2/025012 pdf


2010


55. D. Yudovsky and L. Pilon, 2010. Modeling of Local Excitation Fluence Rate and Florescence Emission in Absorbing and Strongly Scattering Multilayered Media. Applied Optics, Vol. 49, No. 31, pp. 6072–6084. doi:10.1364/AO.49.006072 pdf

54. D. Yudovsky , A. Nouvong, and L. Pilon, 2010. Hyperspectral Imaging for Diabetic Foot Wound Care, Journal of Diabetes Science and Technology, Vol.4, No.5, pp. 1099-1113. pdf

53. T. Coquil, C.M. Lew, Y. Yan, and L. Pilon, 2010. Thermal Conductivity of MFI and MEL Zeolite Thin Films, Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 108, no.4, 044902.doi:10.1063/1.3462500 pdf

52. T. Coquil, C. Reitz, T. Brezesinski , E. J. Nemanick, S.H. Tolbert, and L. Pilon, 2010. Thermal Conductivity of Mesoporous Titania Films Made From Nanocrystalline Building Blocks and Sol-Gel Reagents, The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, Vol. 114, no. 29, pp 12451–12458. doi:10.1021/jp103251t pdf

51. H.T. Nguyen, A. Navid, and L. Pilon, 2010. Pyroelectric Energy Converter for Waste Heat Energy Harvesting Using Co-Polymer P(VDF-TrFE) and Olsen Cycle. Applied Thermal Engineering, Vol. 30, No. 14-15, pp. 2127-2137. doi:10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2010.05.022 pdf

50. A. Navid, D. Vanderpool, A. Bah, and L. Pilon, 2010. Towards Optimization of a Pyroelectric Energy Converter For Harvesting Waste Heat. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 53, pp. 4060–4070. doi:10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2010.05.025 pdf

49. J. Fang, H. Frederich, and L. Pilon, 2010. Harvesting Nanoscale Thermal Radiation Using Pyroelectric Materials, ASME Journal of Heat Transfer,Vol. 132, no.9, pp. 092701. doi:10.1115/1.4001634 pdf

48. D. Yudovsky and L. Pilon, 2010. Rapid and Accurate Estimation of Blood Saturation, Melanin Content, and Epidermis Thickness from Spectral Diffuse Reflectance. Applied Optics, Vol. 49, no. 10, pp. 1707–1719. doi:10.1364/AO.49.001707 pdf

47. A. Navid, C.S. Lynch, and L. Pilon, 2010. Purified and Porous Poly(Vinylidene Fluoride-Trifluoroethylene) Thin Films For Pyroelectric Infrared Sensing and Energy Harvesting. Smart Materials and Structures, Vol. 19, pp. 055006(1-13). doi:10.1088/0964-1726/19/5/055006 pdf

46. N. Hutchinson , T. Coquil, E. Richman, S. Tolbert, and L. Pilon, 2010. Reflectance of Surfactant-Templated Mesoporous Silica Thin Films : Simulations Versus Experiments. Thin Solid Films, Vol. 518, No.8, pp. 2134-2140. doi:10.1016/j.tsf.2009.08.006 pdf

45. N. Hutchinson , A. Navid, T. Coquil, and L. Pilon, 2010. Effective Optical Properties of Highly Ordered Mesoporous Thin Films. Thin Solid Films, Vol. 518, No.8, pp. 2141-2146.doi:10.1016/j.tsf.2009.08.048 pdf

44. H. Berberoğlu and L. Pilon, 2010. Maximizing Solar to H2 Energy Conversion Efficiency of Outdoor Photobioreactors Using Mixed Cultures. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, Vol. 35, pp. 500-510. doi:10.1016/j.ijhydene.2009.11.030 pdf


2009


43. D. Yudovsky and L. Pilon, 2009. Simple and Accurate Expressions for Diffuse Reflectance of Semi-Infinite and Two-Layer Absorbing and Scattering Media, Applied Optics, Vol. 48, no. 35, pp. 6670-6683. Selected to appear in The Virtual Journal for Biomedical Optics,Vol. 5, No.1, January 4, 2010. doi:10.1364/AO.48.006670. pdf Erratum: Excel

42. J. Zhao, S. Pillai, and L. Pilon, 2009. Rheology of Microfoams Made From Ionic and Non-Ionic Surfactant Solutions, Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, Vol. 348, pp. 93–99. doi:10.1016/j.colsurfa.2009.06.037 pdf

41. T. Coquil, E. Richman, N. Hutchinson, S. Tolbert, and L. Pilon, 2009. Thermal Conductivity of Cubic and Hexagonal Mesoporous Silica Thin Films, Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 106, no.3, 034910. Selected to appear in Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology, Vol. 20, no.8, August 24, 2009. doi:10.1063/1.3182826 pdf

40. R. Kitamura and L. Pilon, 2009. Radiative Heat Transfer in Enhanced Hydrogen Outgassing of Glass. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, Vol. 34, no.16, pp. 6690-6704. doi:10.1016/j.ijhydene.2009.05.113 pdf

39. H. Berberoğlu, P. Gomez, and L. Pilon, 2009. Radiation Characteristics of Botryococcus braunii, Chlorococcum littorale, and Chlorella sp. Used For CO2 Fixation and Biofuel Production, Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, Vol. 110, pp. 1879–1893. doi: 10.1016/j.jqsrt.2009.04.005 pdf


2008


38. H. Berberoğlu, L. Pilon, and A. Melis, 2008. Radiation Characteristics of Chlamydomonas reinhardtiiCC125 and Its Truncated Chlorophyll Antenna Transformants tla1, tlaX, and 37RP1-tla1, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, Vol. 33, No.22, pp. 6467–6483. doi:10.1016/j.ijhydene.2008.07.071 pdf

37. D. Vanderpool, J.H. Yoon, and L. Pilon, 2008. Simulations of a Prototypical Device Using Pyroelectric Materials For Harvesting Waste Heat. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 51 pp. 5052–5062. doi:10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2008.04.008 pdf

36. K.M. Katika and L. Pilon, 2008. The Effect of Nanoparticles on Thermal Conductivity of Nanocomposite Thin Films at Low Temperatures, Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 103, No.11, 114308. Selected to appear in Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology, Vol. 17, No. 25. doi:10.1063/1.2937208 pdf

35. S. Larmignat, D. Vanderpool, H. Lai, and L. Pilon, 2008. Rheology of Colloidal Gas Aphrons (Microfoams), Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, Vol.322, No.1-3, pp. 199-210. doi:10.1016/j.colsurfa.2008.03.010 pdf

34. A. Navid and L. Pilon, 2008. Effect of Polarization and Morphology on the Optical Properties of Absorbing Nanoporous Thin Films, Thin Solid Films, Vol. 516, pp.4159-4167. doi:10.1016/j.tsf.2007.10.117 pdf

33. H. Berberoğlu, J. Jay, and L. Pilon, 2008. Effect of Nutrient Medium on Hydrogen Production of A. variabilis in a Flat Panel Photobioreactor. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, Vol. 33, No.4, pp.1172 – 1184. doi:10.1016/j.ijhydene.2007.12.036 pdf

32. J. Blackwell, K. M. Katika, L. Pilon, K. Dipple, A. Nouvong, S. Levin, and H. Berberoglu, 2008. In-vivo Time-Resolved Autofluorescence Measurements on Human Skin, Journal of Biomedical Optics, Vol. 13, no.1, 014004. doi:10.1117/1.2830658 pdf

31. H. Berberoğlu, N. Barra, L. Pilon, and J. Jay, 2008. Growth, CO2 Consumption, and H2 Production of Anabaena Variabilis Under Various Light Fluxes and CO2 Concentrations, Journal of Applied Microbiology, Vol.104, pp.105-121. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2672.2007.03559.x pdf


2007


30. R. Kitamura, L. Pilon, and M. Jonasz, 2007. Optical Constants of of Silica Glass From Extreme Ultraviolet to Far Infrared at Near Room Temperatures. Applied Optics, Vol. 46, No. 33, pp. 8118-8133. doi:10.1364/AO.46.008118. Download data. pdf

29. H. Berberoğlu and L. Pilon, 2007. Experimental Measurements of the Radiation Characteristics of Anabaena variabilis ATCC 29413-U and Rhodobacter sphaeroides ATCC 49419, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy,Vol. 32, No. 18, pp.4772-4785. doi:10.1016/j.ijhydene.2007.08.018 pdf

28. K. M. Katika and L. Pilon, 2007. Feasibility Analysis of an Epidermal Glucose Sensor Based on Time-Resolved Fluorescence, Applied Optics, Vol. 46, No.16, pp. 3359-3368. Selected to appear in (i) The Virtual Journal for Biomedical Optics, Vol. 2, No. 8, 2007, (ii) Virtual Journal of Biological Physics Research, Vol. 13, No. 12, 2007. doi:10.1364/AO.46.003359 pdf

27. H. Berberoğlu, J. Yin, and L. Pilon, 2007. Light transfer in bubble sparged photobioreactors for H2 production and CO2 mitigation, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, Vol. 32, no.13, pp. 2273 – 2285. doi:10.1016/j.ijhydene.2007.02.018 pdf

26. A. Garahan, L. Pilon, J. Yin, and I. Saxena, 2007. Effective Optical Properties of Absorbing Nanoporous and Nanocomposite Thin-Films. Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 101, No.11, 014320. doi:10.1063/1.2402327 pdf

25. K. D. Smith, K. M. Katika, and L. Pilon, 2007. Maximum Time-Resolved Hemispherical Reflectance for Estimating the Scattering and Absorption Coefficients of Turbid Media. Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, Vol. 104, No.3, pp.384-399. doi:10.1016/j.jqsrt.2006.09.008 pdf


2006


24. D.-S. Kim, B. Dutton, P. Hrma, and L. Pilon, 2006. Effect of Furnace Atmosphere on E-Glass Foaming, Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, Vol. 352, No. 50-51, pp.5287-5295. doi:10.1016/j.jnoncrysol.2006.08.035 pdf

23. J. Yin and L. Pilon, 2006. Efficiency Factors and Radiation Characteristics of Spherical Scatterers in Absorbing Media. Journal of the Optical Society of America, A. Vol. 23, No.11, pp.2784-2796. doi:10.1364/JOSAA.23.002784 pdf

22. H . Randrianalisoa, D. Baillis, and L. Pilon, 2006. Modeling Radiation Characteristics of Semitransparent Media Containing Bubbles or Particles, Journal of the Optical Society of America, A. Vol. 20, No.4, pp. 871-883. Selected to appear in The Virtual Journal for Biomedical Optics, Vol. 1, No. 8, 2006. doi:10.1364/JOSAA.23.001645 pdf

21. H. Randrianalisoa, D. Baillis, and L. Pilon, 2006. Improved Inverse Method for Determining Radiation Characteristics of Fused Quartz Containing Bubbles, Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, Vol. 20, No.4, pp. 871-883. doi: 10.2514/1.16684 pdf

20. K. M. Katika and L. Pilon, 2006. Steady-State Directional Reflectance and Fluorescence of Human Skin, Applied Optics, Vol. 47, No.17, pp.4174-4183. Selected to appear in The Virtual Journal for Biomedical Optics, Vol. 1, No. 7, 2006. doi:10.1364/AO.45.004174 pdf

19. H. Tseng, L. Pilon, and G. R. Warrier, 2006. Rheology and Convective Heat Transfer of Colloidal Gas Aphrons in Horizontal Minichannels, International Journal of Heat and Fluid Flow, Vol. 27, No. 2 , pp. 298-310. doi:10.1016/j.ijheatfluidflow.2005.08.009 pdf

18. A. Pap, K. Kordás, J. Vähäkangas, S. Leppävuori, L. Pilon, and S. Szatmári, 2006. Optical Properties of Porous Silicon, Part III: Comparative Study on Experimental and Theoretical Results, Optical Materials, Vol. 28, No. 5, pp.506-513. doi:10.1016/j.optmat.2005.02.006 pdf

17. K. M. Katika and L. Pilon, 2006. Modified Method of Characteristics for Transient Radiative Transfer, Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, Vol. 98, No.2, pp.220-237. doi:10.1016/j.jqsrt.2005.05.086 pdf

16. M. M. Braun and L. Pilon, 2006. Effective Optical Properties of Non-Absorbing Nanoporous Media. Thin Solid Films, Vol. 496, No.2, pp.505-514. doi:10.1016/j.tsf.2005.08.173 pdf


2004-2005


15. L. Dombrovsky, J. Randrianalisoa, D. Baillis, and L. Pilon, 2006. Use of Mie Theory for Analyzing Experimental Data to Identify Infrared Properties of Fused Quartz Containing Bubbles, Applied Optics, Vol. 44, No. 33, pp. 7021-7031. doi:10.1364/AO.44.007021 pdf

14. D. Lotun and L. Pilon, 2005. Physical Modeling of Slag Foaming For Various Operating Conditions and Slag Compositions. ISIJ International, Vol. 45, No.6, pp. 835-840. doi: 10.2355/isijinternational.45.835 pdf

13. L. Pilon and K.M. Katika, 2004. Modified Method of Characteristics for Simulating Microscale Energy Transport, ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 126, pp. 735-743. doi:10.1115/1.1795233 pdf

12. L. Pilon, A. G. Fedorov, D. Ramkrishna, and R. Viskanta, 2004. Bubble Transport in Three-Dimensional Gravity Driven Flow - Mathematical Formulation, Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, Vol. 336, No.2, pp.71-83. doi:10.1016/j.jnoncrysol.2004.01.010 pdf

11. L. Pilon and R. Viskanta, 2004. Bubble Transport in Three-Dimensional Gravity Driven Flow - Numerical Results, Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, Vol. 336, No.2, pp.84-95. doi:10.1016/j.jnoncrysol.2004.01.007 pdf

10. D. Baillis, L. Pilon, H. Randrianalisoa, R. Gomez, R. Viskanta, 2004. Measurements of Radiation Characteristics of Fused-Quartz Containing Bubbles, Journal of the Optical Society of America, A. Vol. 21, No.1, pp. 149-159. doi:10.1364/JOSAA.21.000149 pdf

9. L. Pilon and R. Viskanta, 2004. Minimum Superficial Gas Velocity for Onset of Foaming. Chemical Engineering and Processing, Vol.43, No.2, pp.149-160.doi:10.1016/S0255-2701(03)00012-6 pdf


2000-2003


8. L. Pilon and R. Viskanta, 2003. Modified Method of Characteristics for Solving the Population Balance Equation, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids, Vol. 42, pp.1211-1236. doi: 10.1002/fld.586 pdf

7. L. Pilon and R. Viskanta, 2003. Radiation Characteristics of Glass Containing Gas Bubbles. Journal of the American Ceramic Society, Vol.86, No.8, pp.1313-1320. doi: 10.1111/j.1151-2916.2003.tb03468.x pdf

6. A.G. Fedorov and L. Pilon, 2002. Glass Foams: Formation, Transport Properties, Heat, Mass, and Radiation Transfer. Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, Vol. 311, No.2, pp.154-173. doi:10.1016/S0022-3093(02)01376-5 pdf

5. L. Pilon, G. Zhao, and R. Viskanta, 2002. Three-Dimensional Flow and Thermal Structure in Glass Melting Furnaces. Part II: Effect of Batch and Bubbles. Glass Science and Technology, Vol. 75, No.3 pp. 115-124. pdf

4. L. Pilon, G. Zhao, and R. Viskanta, 2002. Three-Dimensional Flow and Thermal Structure in Glass Melting Furnaces. Part I: Effect of the Net Heat Flux Distribution. Glass Science and Technology, Vol. 75, No.2 pp. 55-68. pdf

3. L. Pilon, A. G. Fedorov, and R. Viskanta, 2002. Analysis of Transient Thickness of Pneumatic Foams. Chemical Engineering Science, Vol. 57, No. 6, pp. 977-990. doi:10.1016/S0009-2509(02)00010-6 pdf

2. L. Pilon, A. G. Fedorov, and R. Viskanta, 2001. Steady-State Thickness of Liquid-Gas Foams. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, Vol. 242, No. 2, pp. 425-436. doi:10.1006/jcis.2001.7802 pdf

1. L. Pilon, A. G. Fedorov, and R. Viskanta, 2000. Gas Diffusion in Closed-Cell Foams, Journal of Cellular Plastics, Vol. 36, No. 6, pp. 451-474. doi: 10.1106/V8XJ-YFPQ-LGL6-QVFM pdf