Current Preprints

 



Selected  publications: pattern formation -- bubble rafts -- monolayers/biological physics -- Microchannel -- archived

MICROCHANNEL:

Macroscopic strain controlled ion current in an elastomeric microchannel, C. Kuo, Y. Li, D. Nguyen, S. Buchsbaum, L. Innes, A. Esser-Kahn, L. Valdevit, L. Sun, Z. Siwy, and M. Dennin, J. APPLIED PHYSICS (2015). http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4919353

BUBBLE RAFTS/FOAMS:

Stable Small Bubble Clusters in Two-dimensional Foams, Kai Zhang, Chin-Chang Kuo, Nathaniel See, Corey O’Hern and Michael Dennin, Soft Matter, 13, 4380 (2017).http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C7SM00723J

Bubble Ribbons under Imposed Flow, C. Kuo, A. Levine and M. Dennin, Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects (2017).http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.colsurfa.2017.04.042

Bubble-raft collapse and the nonequilibrium dynamics of two-state elastica , C.Kuo, D. Kachan, A. J. Levine, and M. Dennin, Phys. Rev. E (2016). http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevE.93.032613

Scaling behavior of universal pinch-off in two-dimensional foam, C. Kuo and M. Dennin, Phys. Rev. E (2013). http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevE.87.052308

             supplementary videos: double cone     long thread     satelite drop

Buckling induced jamming in channel flow of particle rafts, C. Kuo and M. Dennin, Phys. Rev. E Rapid Communication (2013). http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevE.87.030201

             supplementary videos:   rectangles     disks    disks w/ rectangles      density change

Scaling of critical velocity for bubble raft fracture under tension, C. Kuo and M. Dennin, J. Rheol. 56, 527 (2012); http://dx.doi.org/10.1122/1.3695152

Size dependent brittle to ductile transition in bubble rafts, M. Arciniaga, Chin-Chang Kuo, M. Dennin, , Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 382, 3 (2011), DOI: 10.1016/j.colsurfa.2010.12.018. (local preprint)

 

Comparison of low-amplitude oscillatory shear in experimental and computational studies of model foams, M. Lundberg, K. Krishan, Ning Xu, C. S. O'Hern, and M. Dennin, Phys. Rev. E 79, 041405 (2009).  (preprint as arXiv:0807.4743)

 

Viscous shear banding in foam, K. Krishan and M. Dennin, Phys. Rev. E 78, 051504 (2008). (preprint as arXiv:0806.3313).

 

Discontinuous Jamming Transitions in Soft Materials, M. Dennin, J. Physics: Cond. Matter 20, 283103 (2008).

 (preprint available as arXiv:0801.2437) doi: 10.1088/0953-8984/20/28/283103

 

Reversible Plasticity in amorphous materials, M. Lundberg,  K. Krishan, N. Xu, C. S. O’Hern, and M. Dennin, Phys. Rev. E 77, 041505 (2008). (preprint available as arXiv:0707.4014)

(local pdf  movie (exp. rev. T1)  movie (exp. irrev. T1) movie (sim. rev.T1)  movie (sim. irrev. T1) )

Limits of the Equivalence of Time and Ensemble Averages in Shear Flows, Y. Wang, K. Krishan, and M. Dennin, Phys. Rev. Lett. 98, 220602 (2007) (preprint available as cond-mat/0605633)

Statistics of microscopic yielding in sheared aqueous foams, Yuhong Wang, Kapilanjan Krishan, Michael Dennin, Phil. Mag. Lett. 87, 125 (2007) (preprint available as cond-mat/0608286).

DOI: 10.1080/09500830601166982

Flow transitions in two-dimensional foams, Christopher Gilbreth, Scott Sullivan, Michael Dennin, Phys. Rev. E 74, 051406 (2006). (local pdf)

Bubble kinematics in a sheared foam, Yuhong Wang, Kapilanjan Krishan, Michael Dennin, Phys. Rev. E 74, 041405 (2006). (local pdf)

 

Asymmetric response of a jammed plastic bead raft Michael Twardos, Michael Dennin, Phys. Rev. Lett. 97, 110601 (2006). (local pdf)

Impact of boundaries on velocity profiles in bubble rafts, Y. Wang, K. Krishan, and M. Dennin, Phys. Rev. E 73, 031401 (2006). (local pdf)

Comparison between step strains and slow steady shear in a bubble raft, M. Twardos and M. Dennin, Phys. Rev. E 71, 061401 (2005). (local pdf)

 

Velocity Fluctuations in a Slowly Sheared Bubble Raft, M. Dennin, Colloids and Surfaces, A: Physiochem. and Eng. Asp. 263, 76 (2005). (local pdf)

Slow Steady Shear of Plastic Bead Rafts, Michael Twardos and Michael Dennin, Granular Matter (online May, 4 2005). (local pdf)

Statistics of Bubble Rearrangements in a Slowly Sheared Two-dimensional Foam, M. Dennin, Phys. Rev. E 70, 041406 (2004) (local pdf)

Velocity Profiles in Slowly Sheared Bubble Rafts, John Lauridsen, Gregory Chanan, and M. Dennin, Phys. Rev. Lett, 93, 018303  (2004) (local pdf)

Nonlinear stress and fluctuation dynamics of sheared disordered wet foam, E. Pratt and M. Dennin, Phys. Rev. E 67, 051402 (2003) (local pdf)

Shear-Induced Stress Relaxation in a Two-Dimensional Wet Foam, John Lauridsen, Michael Twardos, and M. Dennin, Phys. Rev. Lett. 89, 098303 (2002). (local pdf)

LANGMUIR MONOLAYERS:

Folding Sticky Elastica: dynamics and reversibility of folds in Langmuir monolayers, L. C. Foucard, J. M. Eaton, M. Dennin, and A. J. Levine. Accepted Soft Matter (2017).

Investigating the Effect of Particle Size on Pulmonary Surfactant Phase Behavior, A. Kodama, C. Kuo, T. Boatwright, and M. Dennin, Biophysical Journal (2014). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bpj.2014.08.010

Probing interfacial dynamics and mechanics using submerged particle microrheology. II. Experiment, T. Boatwright, M. Dennin, R. Shlomovitz, A. Evans, and A. J. Levine, Phys. Fluid (2014). http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4887084

Probing interfacial dynamics and mechanics using submerged particle microrheology. I. Theory, R. Shlomovitz, A. Evans, T. Boatwright, M. Dennin, and A. J. Levine, Phys. Fluid (2014). http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4886996

Measurement of Monolayer Viscosity Using Noncontact Microrheolog, R. Shlomovitz, A. Evans, T. Boatwright, M. Dennin, and A. J. Levine, Phys. Rev. Lett. (2013). http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.110.137802

Particle Size Effects on Collapse in Monolayers, C. Kuo, A. Kodama, T. Boatwright, and M. Dennin, Langmuir (2012). http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/la301543y

Mechanical reorganization of cross-linked F-atin networks at the air-buffer interface, T. Boatwrigh, A. J.  Levine, and M. Dennin, Soft Matter, 7, 7851 (2011).  DOI: 10.1039/C1SM05421J (local preprint)

Tracking Giant Folds in a Monolayer, T. Boatwrigh, A. J.  Levine, and M. Dennin, Langmuir 26, 12755 (2010). DOI: 10.1021/la1012439 (local preprint)

Fluorescence Microscopy Imaging of Giant Folding in a Catanionic Monolayer, Joseph D. Coppock, Kapilanjan Krishan, Michael Dennin and Brian G. Moore, Langmuir, 25, 5006 (2009). DOI: 10.1021/la803773y  (local preprint)

 

Combined macro- and micro-rheometer for use with Langmuir monolayers, R. Walder, C. Schmidt, M. Dennin, Rev. Sci. Instr. 79, 063905 (2008). (preprint available as: arXiv:0711.1628) DOI:10.1063/1.2937649  (preprint as arXiv:0711.1628)

 

Lateral Stress Relaxation and Collapse in Lipid Monolayers, L. Pocivavsek, S. L. Frey, K. Krishan, K. Gavrilov, P. Ruchala, A. J. Waring, F. J. Walther, M. Dennin, T. A. Witten, K. Y. C. Lee, Soft Matter, accepted. (local pdf)

 

Rheology of Two-dimensional F-actin networks associated with a lipid interface, R. Walder, A. Levine, and M. Dennin, Phys. Rev. E 77, 011909 (2008)   (published online) (arXiv version: arXiv:0709.2182)

Characterization of anomalous flow and phase behavior in a Langmuir monolayer of 2-hydroxy-tetracosanoic acid, M. Twardos, M. Dennin and G. Brezesinski, J. Phys. Chem. B (web release April 14, 2006) DOI: 10.1021/jp056608h (local pdf)

Langmuir Blodgett films of arachidic acid and N4 molecules: characterization and use in homeotropic alignment of N4, J. Collins, D. Funfschilling, M. Dennin, Thin Solid Films 496, 601 (2006). DOI: 10.1016/j.tsf.2005.09.087 (local pdf)

Annexin I A1 Interaction with a Zwitterionic Phospholipid Monolayer: A Fluorescence Microscopy Study, J. Alfredo Freites, Shahla Ali, Michael Dennin, Anja Rosengarth, and Hartmut Luecke,  Langmuir 20, 11674 (2004). (local pdf)

Comparison of steady-state shear viscosity and complex shear modulus in Langmuir monolayers, M. Twardos and M. Dennin, Langmuir 19, 3542 (2003). (local pdf)

Folding Molecular Monolayers, W. Lu, C. M. Knobler, R. F. Bruinsma, M. Twardos, and M. Dennin, Phys. Rev. Lett 89, 146107 (2002).

Alternate Measurement of the Viscosity Peak in Heneicosanoic Acid Monolayers, R. S. Ghaskadvi and M. Dennin, Langmuir, 16, 10553 (2000).

Reversible Random Sequential Adsorption of Dimers on a Triangular Lattice, R. S. Ghaskadvi and M. Dennin, Phys. Rev. E, 61, 1232 (2000).

Effect of subphase Ca++ ions on the viscoelastic properties of Langmuir monolayers, R. S. Ghaskadvi, S. Carr, and M. Dennin, J. of Chem. Phys. 111, 3675 (1999).

A two-dimensional Couette viscometer for Langmuir monolayers, R. S. Ghaskadvi and M. Dennin, Rev. Sci. Instrum, 69, 3568 (1998).

Experimental studies of bubble dynamics in a slowly driven monolayer foam, M. Dennin and C. M. Knobler, Phys. Rev. Lett., 78, 2485 (1997).

PATTERN FORMATION AND ELECTROCONVECTION PAPERS:

Impact of noise on domain growth in electroconvection, M. Griffith and M. Dennin, Phys. Rev. E 74, 027201 (2006). (local pdf)

Early time evolution of Freedericks patterns generated from states of electroconvection, D. Funfschilling and M. Dennin, Phys. Rev. E 73, 057201 (2006). (local pdf)

Dislocation Dynamics in an Anisotropic Stripe Pattern, Carina Kamaga, Fatima Ibrahim, and Michael Dennin, Phys. Rev. E 69, 066213 (2004). (local pdf).

Dependence of Striped Domain Growth on Background Wavenumber, C. Kamaga, D. Funfschilling, and M. Dennin Phys. Rev. E 69, 016308 (2004). (local pdf)

Patterns of electroconvection in the nematic liquid crystal N4, Denis Funfschilling, Brian Sammuli, and M. Dennin, Phys. Rev. E 67, 016207 (2003). (local pdf)

Modulation of Localized States in Electroconvection, Carina Kamaga and M. Dennin, Phys. Rev. E 65, 057204 (2002). (local pdf)

Domain Coarsening in Electroconvection, L. Purvis and M. Dennin, Phys. Rev. Lett. 86, 5898 (2001). (local pdf)

Temporal Modulation of the Control Parameter in Electroconvection in the Nematic Liquid Crystal I52, M. Dennin, Phys. Rev. E 62, 7842 (2000). (local pdf)

ARCHIVED:

Direct observation of twist mode in electroconvection in I52, M. Dennin, Phys. Rev. E, 62,  6780 (2000).

Chaotic localized states near the onset of electroconvection, M. Dennin, G. Ahlers, D. S. Cannell, Phys. Rev. Lett. 77, 2475 (1996).

Spatio-temporal chaos in electroconvection, M. Dennin, D. S. Cannell, G. Ahlers, Science 272, 388 (1996).
 

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