Francis F. Chen

Francis F. Chen

 
Research and Teaching Interests:
Radiofrequency plasma sources for industrial applications. He invented the “helicon” source with permanent magnets, applied to semiconductor etching and spacecraft propulsion. Heads Low Temperature Plasma Technology Laboratory (LTPTL)
Awards and Recognitions

2020    

Fusion Power Associates Distinguished Career Award for his decades of outstanding achievements in science and education relating to plasma physics and fusion