George Miller, PhD

George Miller, PhD
Department Chairperson of Physics and Engineering Physics
Ruth and William Kistler Jr., Professor of Physics
College of Engineering & Natural Sciences
Physics and Engineering Physics
918-631-3021 Keplinger Hall Room 1155

Education

PhD – University of Waikato MS – University of Waikato BS – University of Waikato

Research Interests

Application and Evaluation of Laser Cavity Ringdown Spectroscopy for Atomic and Molecular Spectroscopy
Fundamental Properties of Low-temperature Plasmas
Environmental Emission Monitors

Teaching Interests

General Physics
Statistical & Thermal Physics
Senior Physics Laboratory

Publications

Journal Articles

  • WangC., MillerG., and WinsteadC. Cavity Ringdown Laser Absorption Spectroscopy. Encyclopedia of Analytical Chemistry: Applications, Theory and Instrumentation, 2006.
  • MillerG., and WinsteadC. Cavity Ringdown Laser Absorption Spectroscopy. Encyclopedia of Analytical Chemistry, 2006.
  • WagnerD., MillerG., and WinsteadC. Infrared Cavity Ringdown Spectroscopy. Handbook of Vibrational Spectroscopy, 2006.
  • WangC., MazzottiF., KoiralaS., WinsteadC., and MillerG. Measurements of OH Radicals in a Low-Power Atmospheric Inductively Coupled Plasma by Cavity Ringdown Spectroscopy. Vol. 58, Applied spectroscopy, 2004, p. 734-40.
  • WangC., MazzottiF., MillerG., and WinsteadC. Isotopic Measurements of Uranium Using Inductively Coupled Plasma Cavity Ringdown Spectroscopy. Vol. 57, Applied spectroscopy, 2003, p. 1167-72.
  • WangC., MazzottiF., MillerG., and WinsteadC. Cavity Ringdown Spectroscopy for Diagnostic and Analytical Measurements in an Inductively Coupled Plasma. Vol. 56, Applied spectroscopy, 2002, p. 386-97.
  • TaoS., and MillerG. On-Line Mercury Speciation in Exhaust Gas by Using Solid-Phase Chemical Reduction. Vol. 17, Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry, 2002, p. 1344-8.
  • TaoS., MazzottiF., WinsteadC., and MillerG. Determination of Elemental Mercury by Cavity Ringdown Spectrometry. Vol. 125, Analyst, 2000, p. 1021-3.
  • MillerG. Long-Term Intensity Oscillations in a Pulsed Inductively Coupled Plasma. Vol. 47, Spectrochimica Acta Part B: Atomic Spectroscopy, 1992, p. 1013-22.
  • MillerG. A Method for Observing Changes in Radiative Losses from an Inductively Coupled Argon Plasma. Vol. 46, Spectrochimica Acta Part B: Atomic Spectroscopy, 1991, p. 1253-62.
  • MillerG. A Theoretical Evaluation of the Relaxation Method in Determining the Temperature Ratio TeTg in an Inductively Coupled Plasma. Vol. 45, Spectrochimica Acta Part B: Atomic Spectroscopy, 1990, p. 329-31.
  • BydderE., and MillerG. Excitation and Kinetic Equilibria in an Argon Inductively Coupled Plasma torch—I: Coolant Flow Only. Vol. 44, Spectrochimica Acta Part B: Atomic Spectroscopy, 1989, p. 165-74.
  • MillerG. Excitation and Kinetic Equilibrium in an Argon Inductively Coupled plasma—II: Introduction of Aerosol Flow. Vol. 44, Spectrochimica Acta Part B: Atomic Spectroscopy, 1989, p. 395-10.
  • BydderE., and MillerG. A Relaxation Method for Determining State of Equilibrium and Tempera-Ture Ratio Te/Tg in an Argon ICPT. Vol. 43, Spectrochimica Acta Part B: Atomic Spectroscopy, 1988, p. 819-2.
  • BydderE., and MillerG. An Experimental Study of Asymmetry in an Argon Inductively Coupled Plasma Torch Using a Relaxation Method. Vol. 43, Spectrochimica Acta Part B: Atomic Spectroscopy, 1988, p. 1431-42.
  • MillerG., and WinsteadC. A Plasma Torch Health Monitor. Application of Modern Diagnostic Methods to Environmental Improvement, p. 20.
  • MillerG. Air-ICP As a Toxic Metal Continuous Emission Monitor. Application of Modern Diagnostic Methods to Environmental Improvement, p. 9.

Conference Proceedings

  • MazzottiF., WangC., MierzwaJ., MillerG., and WinsteadC. “Cavity Ringdown Spectroscopy for Analytical Measurements in an Inductively Coupled Plasma”. APS Southeastern Section Meeting Abstracts, 2000.
  • BaldwinD., ZamzowD., EckelsD., and MillerG. “AOTF-Echelle Spectrometer for Air-ICP-AES Continuous Emission Monitoring of Heavy Metals and Actinides”. Environmental Monitoring and Remediation Technologies, Vol. 3534, 1999, p. 478-86.
  • BaldwinD., ZamzowD., EckelsD., and MillerG. “Continuous Sampling Air-ICP for Metals Emission Monitoring”. Environmental Monitoring and Remediation Technologies II, Vol. 3853, 1999, p. 213-20.
  • BaldwinD., ZamzowD., and MillerG. “A High Resolution Interferometric Spectrometer for Continuous Emission Monitoring”. ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, Vol. 215, 1998, p. U86–U86.
  • MillerG., ZhuZ., and BaldwinD. “An Air Plasma Off-Gas Emission Monitor (APO-GEM) For On-Line Toxic Metal Monitoring”. APS Annual Gaseous Electronics Meeting Abstracts, 1998.
  • MillerG., and WinsteadC. “ICP-Cavity Ringdown Spectroscopy”. APS Annual Gaseous Electronics Meeting Abstracts, 1998.
  • MazzottiF., WinsteadC., MierzwaJ., and MillerG. “Inductively Coupled Plasma Cavity Ringdown Spectroscopy”. APS Southeastern Section Meeting Abstracts, 1998.
  • WinsteadC., WangW., CookR., MillerG., WinsteadC., WangW., CookR., and MillerG. “Multi-Wavelength Imaging and Its Application As a Plasma Torch Health Monitor”. 28th Plasmadynamics and Lasers Conference, 1997, p. 2383.
  • MillerG., and WinsteadC. “Emission Profiles of Torch Generated Plasmas”. 27th Plasma Dynamics and Lasers Conference, 1996, p. 2304.

Technical Reports

  • WangC., WinsteadC., DuanY., ScherrerS., KoiralaS., JangP.-R., MillerG., and MazzottiF. Plasma Cavity Ringdown Spectrometer for Elemental and Isotopic Measurements: Past, Present, and Future. Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS; University of Southern~…, 2004.
  • BaldwinD., BajicS., EckelsD., ZamzowD., MillerG., TaoS., and WaggonerC. Testing of Continuous Sampling Air-ICP and Mercury Systems As Continuous Emission Monitors at the Diagnostic Instrumentation and Analysis Laboratory. Ames Lab., IA (US), 2001.
  • MillerG. The Development of Cavity Ringdown Spectroscopy As a Sensitive Continuous Emission Monitor for Metals. Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS (US), 2000.

Other

  • MillerG. An Experimental Study of the State of Equilibrium in an Inductively-Coupled Plasma Torch. University of Waikato, 1987.

Courses Taught

  • Independent Study
  • Research and Thesis
  • General Physics III
  • Engineering Physics Project II
  • The World of Physics
  • Engineering Physics Project I

Professional Affiliations

  • American Society for Engineering Education
  • American Physical Society