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Particle-Turbulence Interaction
Groszmann, D.E., C.B. Rogers, Turbulent scales in dilute particle-laden flows in microgravity, Phys of Fluids 16, p 4671, 2004
T. Fallon, C. B. Rogers, Turbulence-induced preferential concentration of solid particles in microgravity conditions, Experiments in Fluids 33 (2002) 2, 233-241.
McAndrew, D, S Coppen C.B. Rogers, “Measurement of Fluid Turbulence Along the Path of a Heavy Particle in a Backward Facing Step Flow”, International Journal of Multiphase Flow, 9, Vol. 27, 2001, p 1517-1532.
Coppen, S., V. Manno, and C.B.Rogers “Turbulence Characteristics Along the Path of a Heavy Particle”, Journal of Computers and Fluids, Vol. 30, #3, Mar. 2001, pp. 257-270.
McAndrew, D., S. Coppen, C. Rogers, " Measurement of Fluid Turbulence along the Path of a Heavy Particle in a Backward-facing Step Flow," ICMF-98.
Coppen, S.W., V.P. Manno, C.B. Rogers, "Turbulence Statistics in the Particle-Lagrangian Reference Frame Using Direct Numerical Simulations," ICMF-98.
Groszmann, D.E., Fallon, T.M., and Rogers, C.B. "Decoupling the roles of inertia and gravity on the preferential concentration of particles." In Proceedings FEDSM-99, 3rd ASME/JSME Joint Fluids Engineering Conference, San Francisco, CA, 1999.
Coppen, S.W.,C.B.Rogers, "Correlating Particle Dynamics with Local Fluid Structures in Turbulent Flows”, In Proceedings FEDSM-99, 3rd ASME/JSME Joint Fluids Engineering Conference, San Francisco, CA, 1999.
Ainley, S., S. Coppen, V. Manno, and C.B. Rogers, “Modeling Particle Motion in a Turbulent Air Flow,” FEDSM97-3176.
Ainley, S., J.K. Eaton and C.B. Rogers, “Technique for Fluid Velocity Measurements in the Particle-Lagrangian Reference Frame,” FEDSM97-3570
Thompson, J., S. Coppen, S. Ainley, C.B. Rogers, "Isolating the Role of Gravity on Particle Dispersion," AIAA 98-0658, 1998.
Pothier, S.G., L. A. Meade, D. Parekh, and C. B. Rogers , “Analysis Of Small High Speed Co2 Particles Using Low-Cost Video Imaging Systems,” AIAA Reno 97.
Pothier, S.G., L. A. Meade D. Parekh, and C. B. Rogers , “An Investigation of Particle Behavior in a Compressible, Impinging Jet Flow,” AIAA summer conference –1996.
Pothier, S. S. Ainley, J. Thompson, C.B. Rogers, “Measuring Turbulence Scales in the Particle Lagrangian Reference Frame”, AIAA 96-2245, 1996.
Beckel, D., S. Ainley, J. Thompson, C.B. Rogers, and J.K. Eaton, “Measurements in the Particle-Lagrangian Reference Frame,” ASME Sumr Conference, 1995.


Chemical-Mechanical Planarization:
J. Lu, C.B. Rogers, V.P. Manno, A. Philipossian, S. Anjur, M. Moinpour, “Measurements of Slurry Film Thickness and Wafer Drag During CMP,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 151 (4), 2004.
DeNardis, D. Jamshid Sorooshian, Masanobu Habiro, Chris Rogers, and Ara Philipossian, “Tribology and Removal Rate Characteristics of Abrasive-Free Slurries for Copper CMP Applications,” Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. Vol. 42 (2003) 6809-6814
D. DeNardis, J. Sorooshian M. Habiro, C. Rogers and A. Philipossian, “Tribology And Removal Rate Characteristics Of Abrasive-Free Slurries For Copper Cmp Applications,” CMPMIC 2003.
J. Cornely, C. Rogers, V.Manno, A. Philipossian, “In Situ Temperature Measurement During Oxide-Chemical Mechanical Planarization,” Proceedings for the MRS Spring meeting, Santa Clara, CA, 2003.
The Effect of Wafer Shape on Lubrication Regimes in Chemical Mechanical Planarization; J.Lu*, C.Rogers. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers, May 9, 2000.
Lubrication of Curved Wafers During Chemical Mechanical Planarization; J.Lu, V.P.Manno*, C.Rogers. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers, May 22, 2001.
Rogers, C., Racz, L., Coppeta, J., Philipossian, A., Kaufman, F, “Investigating Slurry Transport Beneath a Wafer During Chemical Mechanical Polishing Processes," J. Electrochemical Soc., 147 (5) pp. 1903-1909, 2000.
Coppeta, J., Racz, L., Philipossian, A., Kaufman, F, Rogers, C., “A Statistical Analysis of Key Parameters in Slurry Transport beneath a Wafer during Chemical-Mechanical Polishing”, Journal of CMP, Vol. 1, No. 1, 47, 1999.
Lu J, Coppeta J, Rogers C, Manno V P, Racz L, Philipossian A, Moinpour M, Kaufman
F, The Effect of Wafer Shape on Slurry Film Thickness and Friction Coefficients in Chemical Mechanical Planarization. , Materials Research Society Spring Meeting, San Francisco, Ca, April 2000.
Rogers,C, L Racz, J.C. Coppeta,A. Philipossian, F. Kaufman, D. Bramano, "Analysis of Flow Between Wafer and Pad During CMP Processes." Journal of Electronic Materials, Vol 27, No. 10, 1998.
Coppeta, J., Rogers, C., “Fluorescence Imaging Normalization For Direct Planar Scalar Behavior Measurements,” Experiments In Fluids. 1998.
Coppeta J., Rogers, C., Racz, L., Philipossian, A., Kaufman, F., B., The Influence of CMP Process Parameters on Slurry Transport, Fourth International Chemical Mechanical Polish Planarization for ULSI Multilevel Interconnection Conference, Santa Clara, CA, February 1999.
Coppeta, Jonathan, Chris Rogers, Ara Philipossian, R. Kaufman, Livia Racz, "Pad effects on slurry transport beneath a wafer during polishing." ULSI Multilevel Interconnection Conference, Santa Clara CA, Feb 1998.
Coppeta, J., Rogers, C., Philipossian, A., Kaufman, F., B., “Characterizing Slurry Flow During CMP Using Laser Induced Fluorescence,” CMP-VMIC Conference Proceedings, Santa Clara, February 1997.
Coppeta, J., Rogers, C., Philipossian, A., Kaufman, F., B., “A Technique For Measuring Slurry-Flow Dynamics During Chemical-Mechanical Polishing,” Materials Research Society Proceedings,” Symposium L, Fall 1996.
Coppeta, J. and C.B. Rogers (1996), “Quantitative Mixing Analysis Using Fluorescent Dyes”, AIAA 95-0539
Philliposian, A., A. Cushman, C.B. Rogers, Entrance Configuration And Reynolds Number Effects On Gas Flow In A Thermal Silicon Oxidation Reactor, IES 40th Annual Conference, Chicago, IL. 1994.


Education related articles
Portsmore, M.D. and C.B. Rogers, “Bringing Engineering to Elementary School”, to appear in Jrnl. STEM Ed., 2004.
Wang. E., LaCombe, J., and Rogers, C., “Using LEGO Bricks to Conduct Engineering Experiments,” proceedings of the ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, session 2756, Salt Lake City, UT, June 2004.
Knight, M. and C. Rogers. "Gather Round the ROBOTable: Improving Distance Learning through Innovative Interaction Technology" in International Conference on Computing, Communications and Control Technologies. 2004, pp. 185-190. Austin, Texas: The International Institute of Informatics and Systemics (IIIS).
Merredith Portsmore, Chris Rogers, Philip Lau, Ethan Danahy. "Remote Sensing and Tele-robotics for Elementary and Middle School Via The Internet." Computers in Education Journal. Vol XIV No 2 April - June 2004. pgs 72 – 75
Portsmore, M, Rogers, C., Lau, P., Danahy, E., "Remote Sensing and Tele-robotics for elementary and middle school via the Internet" ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition Proceedings, Nashville 2003
Portsmore, M., Rogers, C., Pickering, M., "STOMP: Student Teacher Outreach Mentorship Program" ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition Proceedings,, Nashville 2003
Rogers, C., Portsmore, M., "Bringing Engineering to Elementary School" Journal of SMET Education: Innovations and Research. Special issue on Resources for Pre-college Education (in review)
Jesse “Chip” Jones, Paul Lehrman and Chris Rogers, “Using musical instruments as an engineering educational medium”, Proceeding of the 32nd ASEE/IEEE Frontiers in Education Conference, Boston 2002
E. Milto, C. Rogers and M. Portsmore , "Gender Differences in Confidence Levels, Group Interactions, and Feelings About Competition in an Introductory Robotics Course" Proceeding of the Frontiers in Education Conference, Boston 2002
Elissa Milto, Chris Rogers and Merredith Portsmore, "Gender Differences in an Introductory Engineering Robotic Learning Experience" Proceedings of International Conference on Engineering Education, Manchester, UK 2002
C. Rogers, E. Milto, M. Portsmore.,"LEGO Based Engineering Modules For Adult Learning.". Proceedings of the American Society for Engineering Education Conference, Nashville 2003
Portsmore, M., Cyr, M., Rogers, C., Integrating the Internet, LabVIEW, and Lego Bricks into Modular Data Acquisition and Analysis Software for K-College. Computers in Education Journal VOl. XI. No. 2 April- June 2001
Rogers, C., Portsmore, M., Data acquisition in the dorm room: Teaching experimentation techniques using LEGO Materials. To be included in the proceeds of the American Society of Engineering Education Annual Exposition and Conference, New Mexico, June 2001.
Rogers, C.B., Kearns, S.A., Rogers, C.M., Barsosky, J., Portsmore, M., Successful methods for introducing engineering into the first grade classroomProceedings of the American Society of Engineering Education Annual Exposition and Conference, New Mexico, June 2001.
Lau, P., McNamara, S., Rogers, C., Portsmore, M., LEGO Robotics in Engineering. To be included in the proceeds of the American Society of Engineering Education Annual Exposition and Conference, New Mexico, June 2001.
Jones IV, Jesse N., Chris B. Rogers, Livia Racz, “Musical Instrument Engineering Program at Tufts University”, Journal of Engineering Education, 101-103, 2001
Scott McNamara, Merredith Portsmore, Martha Cyr, Chris Rogers, Teaching Experimentation Techniques, Fluid Mechanics, Dynamics, Heat Transfer and Controls with LEGO Bricks, ASEE, 2000.
Merredith Portsmore, Chris Rogers, Martha Cyr, Integrating the Internet, LabVIEW, and Lego Bricks into Modular Data Acquisition and Analysis Software for K-College, ASEE, 2000.
Erwin, B., M. Cyr, C.B. Rogers, "LEGO Engineer and ROBOLAB: Teaching Engineering with LabVIEW from Kindergarten to Graduate School." Vol 16., No. 3 International Journal of Engineering Education, 2000.
M.Cyr, V. Miraglia, T. Nocera, C. Rogers, A Low-Cost, Innovative Methodology for Teaching Engineering Through Experimentation, Journal of Engineering Education, Vol. 86, No. 2, April 1997.
Osborne, J., Erwin, B., Cyr, M., Rogers, C. “A Creative and Low-Cost Method of Teaching Hands-On Engineering Experimentation Using Virtual Instrumentation,” Laboratory Robotics and Automation, Vol. 10, No.2, 1998. pp.63-66
Rogers, C,M. Cyr,J. McDonald, T. Nocera, "The Design and Performance of Musical Instruments." ASEE 3553-98, 1998. (won best paper award)
Racz, L, C.B. Rogers, "Wet Fluid Mechanics: A Hands-On Approach In Proceedings FEDSM-99, 3rd ASME/JSME Joint Fluids Engineering Conference, San Francisco, CA, 1999.
McNamara, Scott, Martha Cyr, Chris Rogers, Barbara Bratzel, "LEGO Bricks Sculptures and Robotics in Education." ASEE 1999.
Cyr, M., C.B. Rogers, "Enhancing Education with LEGO bricks and Paperclips," FEDSM98-5137, 1998.
Pols, Y., C.B. Rogers and I.N. Miaoulis, Making Eighth Grade Science Exciting Through Aeronautics, Int. Jrnl. Engng. Ed., Vol. 83, 3, 243, 1994.
Jet Flows
Carletti, M., C.B. Rogers and D. Parekh, The Effect of Streamwise Vorticity on Jet Behavior, ASME Fluids Conference, Incline Village, NV, June 1994.
Surks, P., C.B. Rogers and D. Parekh, The Effect of Enhanced Streamwise Vorticity on the Mixing and Acoustic Characteristics of an Axisymmetric Jet, AIAA Jrnl, 32, 10, 2108, 1994.
Carletti, M., C.B. Rogers and D. Parekh, The Use of Streamwise Vorticity to Enhance Ejector Performance, 3rd ASME Shear Flow Control Conference, Orlando, FL, 1993.
Rogers, C.B. and D. Parekh, Jet Mixing Enhancement and Noise Reduction
by Streamwise Vortices, AIAA Journal, 32, 3, 464, 1994.
Kibens, V., D. Parekh, D. Bingham, A. Glezer, and C.B. Rogers (1996), “Innovative Jet Flow Control Technology Transfer Process,” AIAA 96-0307.
Welzien, R.W., C.B. Rogers, K.J. Yamamoto, B. Wang, The Effectiveness of Acoustic Shielding for HSCT Nozzle Configurations, AIAA 9th Applied Aerodynamics Conference, Baltimore, MD, Sept. 1991.


Other Publications

Jones, J. C.B. Rogers, and C. French, Direct Measurement of Air Column Oscillations in a Clarinet, Acoustical Society of America National Conference, Austin TX, November, 2003.
Jones, J. and C.B. Rogers, The Acoustic Effect of Cryogenically Treating Trumpets, Acoustical Society of America National Conference, Austin TX, November, 2003.
Mason, Paul, Chris Rogers,” Calculating Thermal Radiation Fields from 3D Flame Reconstruction”, Proceedings GRAPHITE 2003; pp. 265 - 266.
Anna,Shelly L.,Chris Rogers,Gareth H.McKinley, "On Controlling the Kinematics of a Filament Stretching Rheometer Using a Real-Time Active Control Mechanism," Journal of Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics, 87, 307-335, 1999.
Garrison, B. and C.B. Rogers, An Experimental Study of Enhanced Fluid Transfer Mechanisms Between a Channel and a Cavity, Physics of Fluids A, May, 1994.
Bellerose, J.A., C.B. Rogers, Measuring Mixing and Local pH Through Laser-Induced Fluorescence, ASME Fluids Conference, Incline Village, NV, June 1994.
Nocera, T.M., G. McKinley, and C.B. Rogers, The Effects of a Dilute Polymer Solution on the Growth of a Start-up Vortex, ASME Fluids Conference, Incline Village, NV, June 1994.