Staff profile

Adrian Ieta

Associate Professor


Contact

430 Shineman
315.312.6394
adrian.ieta@oswego.edu
Professional head shot of Adrian Ieta

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.

Patents

  • Ieta, A. “An electrohydrodynamic rotational device”. US Provisional Patent Application 62/674,022 (2018).

Publications

  • Ieta, A, and Chirita, M. “Electrohydrodynamic self-boosted propeller for in-atmosphere propulsion” article submitted to Nature (under review)
  • Kiss, ML. Chirita, M, Banica, R, Ieta, A, Savii, C, Grozescu, I. (Fall 2015). Transition from single crystalline FeCO3 to layered and ordered nanostructured α-Fe2O3. Materials Letters. 158. 214–217
  • Hydrothermal Decomposition”, Crystal Growth and Design. 12.2 (2012): 883–886.
  • Chirita, M. and Ieta, A, “FeCO3 Microparticle Synthesis by Fe-EDTA Hydrothermal Decomposition”, Crystal Growth and Design. 12.2 (2012): 883–886.
  • Chirita, M., Banica, R., Ieta, A, Grozescu I, “Superparamagnetic unusual behavior of micrometric magnetite monodisperse monocrystals”, Particulate Science and Technology 30 (2012): 354–363.
  • Ieta, A., Primrose J., Quill, D., and Chirita, M. “Characterization of Water-Ethanol Electrosprays.” Journal of Electrostatics 69.5 (Oct. 2011): 461-465.
  • Ieta, A., Quill, D., Doyle, T.E., “Onset Characteristics of Aqueous Large Gap Electrosprays.” IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications 46.4 (July-August 2010): 1601 – 1605
  • Chirita, M., Banica, R., Ieta, A, Grozescu, I, Fe-EDTA thermal decomposition, a route to highly crystalline hematite (alpha Fe2O3) nanoparticle synthesis, Particulate Science and Technology. 28.3, (2010): 217 – 225
  • Ieta, A., Gerlach, H, Doyle, T.E., Pallone, A., and Amundson, R. "Scaling Law for Electrospray Droplet Formation. " Particulate Science and Technology v. 27, n 3, (2009): 238-244.
  • Ieta, A., Kucerovsky, Z., and Greason, W. D. "Current density modeling of a linear pin–plane array corona discharge. " Journal of Electrostatics 66.11-12 (2008): 589-593.
  • Ieta, A., Kucerovsky, Z., and Greason, W. D. "Properties of Flammable Gaseous Mixtures Optimized by Corona Tests. " IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications 44. 4, (2008):1067 – 1073.

Selected Engineering Education Publications and Presentations

  • Ieta, A., Rachid, M, and Doyle, T, “Capstone Projects: Unleashing Imagination and Engaging Minds” The 120th ASEE Conference & Exposition, Atlanta, GA, June 23 – 26, 2013
  • Ieta, A., Manseur, R., Doyle, T., “Development of an Undergraduate Research Laboratory” The 118th ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition, Vancouver, BC, Canada: M458, June 26 – 29, 2011
  • Ieta, A., Panteleev, A., Ilie, C., “An evaluation of the “just in time teaching” The 118th ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition, Vancouver, BC, Canada: T458, June 26 – 29, 2011
  • Doyle, TE, Smith, S, and Ieta, A. “Closing the Design Loop in Freshman Engineering.” The 118th ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition, Vancouver, BC, Canada: W421, June 26 – 29, 2011
  • Ieta, A. “Introducing energy concepts into undergraduate courses.” The 117th ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition, Louisville, KY, June 20 – 23, 2010
  • Doyle, T. E., Ieta, A., Qian, S. “Entropy Based Verification of Academic Integrity”, ASEE Computers in Education Journal (3) (2009):70-76
  • Ieta, A., and Doyle, T. E., Kucerovsky, Z., and Greason, W. D. "Challenges and Options Related to Scaling Raw Scores in Engineering Education."(July 2009) Innovations 2009: World Innovations in Engineering Education and Research W. Aung, et al. (eds.), The International Network for Engineering Education and Research (iNEER), Arlington, VA, USA, Arlington, Chapter 18, 219-234.
  • Ieta, A., Ieta, R., and Doyle, T. E. "Aggregation of Grades and Effective Grading."(2007) Innovations 2007: World Innovations in Engineering Education and Research W. Aung, et al. (eds.), The International Network for Engineering Education and Research (iNEER), Arlington, VA, USA, ISSN 1553-9911, ISBN 978-0-9741252-6-8 (in English, 560 pages) 321 - 332.
  • Ieta, A., Kucerovsky, Z., and Greason, W. D., Silberberg, G. "Fuzziness and Bias in Decision-Making Processes Using an Arithmetic Mean Criterion. "Quality & Quantity : Volume 40, no.2, April, (2006): 145-156.
  • Ieta, A., Silberberg, G., Kucerovsky, Z., Greason, W. D. "On Scales and Decision-Making Based on Arithmetic Mean." Quality & Quantity 38 (2004), 559-575.

Conferences

Selected Conference Presentations

  • Ieta, A. J. D’Antonio, M. Chirita, B. Kc.. “Experimental characterization of EHD thrust from pin emitters.” 2016 Electrostatics Joint Conference. Purdue University, West Lafayette IN, June 2016
  • A. 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, “Experimental Corona Wind Profiles.” Electrostatics Society of America Annual Conference, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN, June 17 – 18, 2014
  • Ieta, A., Wahl, C., Quill , D., Primrose J., and Moody, J. (June 14 – 16, 2011) “Electrospray Patterns of Oil-based Ferrofluids.” Electrostatics Society of America Conference, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH
  • Chirita, M., Banica, R., Sfiarloaga, P., Ieta, A, and Grozescu, I (October 11-13, 2010) “A short route of micrometric magnetite synthesis via Fe-EDTA thermal decomposition”, The 33rd IEEE International Semiconductor Conference (CAS 2010), Sinaia, Romania – Session AM2

Education

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