In-liquid plasma devices and methods of use thereof

Min Suk Cha (Inventor), Ahmad Bassam Hamdan (Inventor)

Research output: Patent


Devices and methods for generating a plasma in a liquid are provided. A low- dielectric material can be placed in contact with the liquid to form an interface a distance from an anode. A voltage can be applied across the anode and a cathode submerged in the liquid to produce the plasma. A variety of devices are provided, including for continuous operation. The devices and methods can be used to generate a plasma in a variety of liquids, for example for water treatment, hydrocarbon reformation, or synthesis of nanomaterial.
Original languageEnglish (US)
Patent numberWO 2017134531 A1
StatePublished - Aug 10 2017

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KAUST Repository Item: Exported on 2019-02-13


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