Staff profile

Adrian Ieta

Professor


Contact

432 Shineman
315.312.6394
adrian.ieta@oswego.edu

Research

My main interests lie in applied electrostatics and particularly in applied electrohydrodynamics, electrospays, electrospinning, and nanotechnology.

Current projects in the Applied Electrostatics Lab are geared towards corona wind applications to in-atmosphere propulsion.

PATENT APPLICATIONS

Ieta, A., U.S. Non-Provisional Patent Application Entitled: “Electrohydrodynamic rotary systems and related methods”, Inv. Ref. 230-2039US01, Tech ID: 230-2039, US Pat. No.:  17/057,465, filed Nov. 2020.

Ieta, A. “An electrohydrodynamic rotational device”, US Provis. Pat. Appl. 62/674,022 (May 2018).

SOME MEDIA MENTIONS

Publications

  • Chirita,M. and Ieta, A., “First rotary ionic engine with counter-rotating propellers” Submitted to Journal of Propulsion and Power (June 2021)
  • Pinzaru, IA, Farcas, CG, Macasoi,  IG, Chirita Mihaila, MC, Chirita, M, Dehelean, CA, Avram, S, Loghin, F,  Mocanu, L, Rotaru, V, Ieta, A, Ercuta, A, and Coricovac, DE “Controlled Synthesis and Characterization of Micrometric Single Crystalline Magnetite with Superparamagnetic Behavior and Cytocompatibility/Cytotoxicity Assessments” Frontiers in Pharmacology, April 2020, https://doi.org/10.3389/fphar.2020.00410
  • Chirita,  M.  and  Ieta,  A,  “FeCO3    Microparticle  Synthesis  by  Fe-EDTA  Hydrothermal Decomposition”, Crystal Growth and Design. 12.2 (2012): 883–886.

 

Conferences

Selected Conference Presentations

  • Chirita, M., Ieta, A., Nicolaescu, M., and Rotaru, V., “Empirical optimization of rotary ionic engines” Conference proceedings of Annual Conference of Electrostatics Society of America ,  virtual conference hosted by Oklahoma University, June 14‐16, 2021.
  • Chirita, M., Ieta, A., “Electrohydrodynamic propeller for in-atmosphere propulsion; rotational device first flight” Proceedings of the 13th edition of EUROINVENT  May 20-22, 2021, Iasi, Romania, ISSN Print: 2601-4564 Online: 2601-4572  – awarded Gold Medal.
  • Ieta, A,  Chirita, M,  Curinga, N, “Characteristics of Rotary Ionic Wind Systems at and below Atmospheric Pressure, SUNY Oswego” - Conference proceedings of Annual Conference of “Electrostatics Society of America” , Rochester NY, June 10‐13, 2019,
  • Ieta, Adrian. Justin D’Antonio, Marius Chirita, Bibash Kc. (June 2016). “Experimental characterization of EHD thrust from pin emitters.” 2016 Electrostatics Joint Conference.  The Electrostatics Society of America (ESA), Institute of Electrostatic Japan (IEJ), International Electrostatic Assembly (IEA), Industry Applications Society (IEEE-IAS) Electrostatic Processes Committee, and La Societé Francaise d’Electrostatique (SFE), Purdue University, West Lafayette IN
  • Justin D’Antonio. Bibash Kc, Marius Chirita, Adrian Ieta. (June 2016). “Assessing EHD thrust using rotational motion.” 2016 Electrostatics Joint Conference. NA. The Electrostatics Society of America (ESA), Institute of Electrostatic Japan (IEJ), International Electrostatic Assembly (IEA), Industry Applications Society (IEEE-IAS) Electrostatic Processes Committee, and La Societé Francaise d’Electrostatique (SFE), Purdue University, West Lafayette IN
  • Ieta, J. D’Antonio, M. Chirita, P. D’Antonio, “Harnessing Corona Wind for Electrostatic Motors” Conference proceedings of Annual Conference of “Electrostatics Society of America” California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, June 16‐18, 2015
  • Ieta, A, J Cesta, M Chirita, T Liguori, G Donastor, J D’Antonio, W Resch, JOBB Mendes De Almeida, I Waszczynski, and GR Santos, (June 17 – 18, 2014) “Experimental Corona Wind Profiles.” Electrostatics Society of America Annual Conference, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN
  • Ieta, A., Ellis, R., Citro, D., Chirita, M., and D’Antonio, J., (June 11 – 13, 2013) “Electrospray Characterization of Corona Wind in a Modular Electrode Configuration.” Electrostatics Society of America Annual Conference, Cocoa Beach, Florida
  • Ieta, A., Schrecengost, Z., Chirita, M., and Mills, J., (June 12 – 14, 2012) “Corona Wind Visualization in an Asymmetric Capacitor using Liquid Nitrogen.” Proceedings of the Electrostatics Joint Conference, sponsored by the Electrostatic Society of America (ESA), Electrostatics Institute of Japan (IEJ), International Electrostatic Assembly (IEA), Industry Applications Society (IEEE-IAS) Electrostatic Processes Committee, and La Societé Francaise d’Electrostatique (SFE), Cambridge, Ontario, Canada

Education

Ph.D., Electrical & Computer Engineering, Western University, London ON
MESc, Electrical Engineering, Western University, London ON
MA, Economics, University of the State of New York - Central European University, Prague