Harvard MRSEC Publications, 2020–2026 (DMR-2011754)

This is a publication list resulting from work that utilized the shared experimental or computational facilities at our MRSEC from September 2020 to May 2022.
  1. Aime, S., M. Sabato, L. Xiao, and D.A. Weitz, "Dynamic speckle holography," Physical Review Letters 127 (8), 088003-5 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  2. Bae, J., J. Zheng, H. Zhang, P.J. Foster, D.J. Needleman, and J.J. Vlassak, "A micromachined picocalorimeter sensor for liquid samples with application to chemical reactions and biochemistry," Advanced Science 8 (5), 2003415-11 (2021) open doi in new window open pdf in new window
  3. Battat, S., D.A. Weitz, and G.M. Whitesides, "An outlook on microfluidics: The promise and the challenge," Lab on a Chip 22, 530-536 (2022) open doi in new window open pdf in new window
  4. Chakrabarti, A., S. Al-Mosleh, and L. Mahadevan, "Instabilities and patterns in a submerged jelling jet," Soft Matter 17, 9745-9754 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  5. Chakrabarti, A., T. Michaels, E. Sun, S. Yin, and L. Mahadevan, "The cusp of the apple," Nature Physics 17, 1125–1129 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  6. Charoen-Rajapark, P. and D.R. Clarke, "Confocal microscopy observations of electrical pre-breakdown of bi-layer elastomer dielectrics," Extreme Mechanics Letters 49, 101473-9 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  7. Chaudhary, G., S. Ganga Prasath, E. Soucy, and L. Mahadevan, "Totimorphic assemblies from neutrally sable units," Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (USA) 118 (42), e2107003118-16 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  8. Cheng, K., A. Chortos, J.A. Lewis, and D.R. Clarke, "Photoswitchable covalent adaptive networks based on thiol-ene elastomers," ACS Applied Material Interfaces 14 (3), 4552-4561 (2022) open doi in new window open pdf in new window
  9. Choi, G.P.T., S. Chen, and L. Mahadevan, "Control of connectivity and rigidity in prismatic assemblies," Proceedings of the Royal Society A 476 (2244), 20200485-5 (2020) open doi in new window open pdf in new window
  10. Chortos, A., J, Mao, J. Mueller, E Hajiesmaili, J.A. Lewis, and D.R. Clarke, "Printing reconfigurable bundles of dielectric elastomer fibers," Advanced Functional Materials 31 (22), 2010643-10 (March 2021) open doi in new window open pdf in new window
  11. Chu, J.-O., Y. Choi, D.-W. Kim, H.-S. Jeong, J. Pil Park, D.A. Weitz, S.-J. Lee, H. Lee, and C.-H. Choi, "Cell-inspired hydrogel microcapsules with a thin oil layer for enhanced retention of highly reactive antioxidants," ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 14 (2), 2597-2604 (2022) open doi in new window open pdf in new window
  12. Clarke, D.R. and J.W. Hutchinson, "On the electro-mechanical stability of elastomeric coaxial fibers," Journal of Applied Mechanics 88 (6), 061005-9 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  13. Deng, B., J. Li, V. Tournat, P.K. Purohit, and K. Bertoldi, "Dynamics of mechanical metamaterials: A framework to connect phonons, nonlinear periodic waves and solitons," Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids 147, 104233-17 (2021) open doi in new window open pdf in new window
  14. Dudte, L., G. Choi, and L. Mahadevan, "An additive algorithm for origami design," Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (USA) 118 (21), e2019241118 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  15. Duraj-Thatte, A.M., A.M. Basavanna, J. Rutledge, J. Xia, S. Hassan, A. Sourlis, A.G. Rubio, A. Lesha, M. Zenkl, A. Kan, and D.A. Weitz, "Programmable microbial ink for 3D printing of living materials produced from genetically engineered protein nanofibers," Nature Communications 12 (1), 1-8 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  16. Fernandes, M.C., M. Saadat, P. Cauchy-Dubois, C. Inamura, T. Sirota, G. Milliron, H. Haj-Hariri, K. Bertoldi, and J.C. Weaver, "Mechanical and hydrodynamic analyses of helical strake-like ridges in a glass sponge," Journal of the Royal Society Interface 18 (182), 20210559-14 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  17. Gersony, J.T., A. McClelland, and N.M. Holbrook, "Raman spectroscopy reveals high phloem sugar content in leaves of canopy red oak trees," New Phytologist 232 (1), 418-424 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  18. Giometto, A., D.R. Nelson, and A.W. Murray, "Antagonism between killer yeast strains as an experimental model for biological nucleation dynamics," eLife 10, e62932 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  19. Goodrich, C.P., E.M. King, S.S. Schoenholz, E.D. Cubuk, and M.P. Brenner, "Designing self-assembling kinetics with differentiable statistical physics models," Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (USA) 118 (10), e2024083118 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  20. Guo, Y. and A. Amir, "Exploring the effect of network topology, mRNA and protein dynamics," Nature Communications 12, 130-10 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  21. Hajiesmaili, E. and D.R. Clarke, "Dielectric elastomer actuators," Journal of Applied Physics 129, 151102-38 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  22. Hanakata, P.Z., A. Plummer, and D.R. Nelson, "Anomalous thermal expansion in Ising-like puckered sheets," Physical Review Letters 128 (7), 075902 (2022) open doi in new window open url in new window open pdf in new window
  23. Hanakata, P.Z., S.S. Bhabesh, M.J. Bowick, D.R. Nelson, and D. Yllanes, "Thermal buckling and symmetry breaking in thin ribbons under compression," Extreme Mechanics Letters 44, 101270-12 (2021) open url in new window open url in new window open pdf in new window
  24. Hwang, V., A.B. Stephenson, S. Barkley, S. Brandt, M. Xiao, J. Aizenberg, and V.N. Manoharan, "Designing angle-independent structural colors using Monte Carlo simulations of multiple scattering," Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 118 (4), e2015551118-10 (2021) open doi in new window open pdf in new window
  25. Jiao, Q., M. Shi, T. Yin, Z. Suo, and J.J. Vlassak, "Composites retard hydrolytic crack growth," Extreme Mechanics Letters 48, 101433 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  26. Jin, L., A.E. Forte, and K. Bertoldi, "Mechanical valves for on‐board flow control of inflatable robots," Advanced Science 8 (3), 2101941-8 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  27. Kaplan N.C., and L. Mahadevan, L., "Geometrical dynamics of edge-driven accretive surface growth," Proceedings of the Royal Society A 478 (2257), 20210638 (2022) open doi in new window open pdf in new window
  28. Kim, J., G. Zhang, M. Shi, Z. Suo, "Fracture, fatigue, and friction of polymers in which entanglements greatly outnumber cross-links," Science, 374 (6564), 212-216 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  29. King, E.M., Z. Wang, D.A. Weitz, F. Spaepen, and M.P. Brenner, "Correlation Tracking: Using simulations to interpolate highly correlated particle tracks," Physical Review E 105, 044608-6 (2022) open doi in new window open pdf in new window
  30. Kotikian, A., J.M. Morales, A. Lu, J. Mueller, Z.S. Davidson, J.W. Boley, and J.A. Lewis, "Innervated, self‐sensing liquid crystal elastomer actuators with closed loop control," Advanced Materials 33 (27), 2101814-9 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  31. Le Floch, P., Q. Li, Z. Lin, S. Zhao, R. Liu, K. Tasnim, H. Jiang, and J. Liu, "Stretchable mesh nanoelectronics for three-dimensional single-cell chronic electrophysiology from developing brain organoids," Advanced Materials 34 (11), 2106829 (2022) open doi in new window open pdf in new window
  32. Li, S., B. Deng, A. Grinthal, A. Schneider-Yamamura, J. Kang, R.S. Martens, C.T. Zhang, J. Li, S. Yu, K. Bertoldi, and J. Aizenberg, "Liquid-induced topological transformations of cellular microstructures," Nature 592, 386-391 (2021) open doi in new window open pdf in new window
  33. Li, L., C. Goodrich, H. Yang, K.R. Phillips, Z. Jia, H. Chen, L. Wang. J. Zhong, A. Liu, J. Lu, J. Shuai, M.P. Brenner, F. Spaepen, and J. Aizenberg, "Microscopic origins of the crystallographically preferred growth in evaporation-induced colloidal crystals," Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (USA) 118 (32), e2107588118-9 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  34. Li, S., G. Librandi, Y. Yao, A.J. Richard, A. Schneider-Yamamura, J. Aizenberg, and K. Bertoldi, "Controlling liquid crystal orientations for programmable anisotropic transformations in cellular microstructures," Advanced Materials 33 (42), 2105024-9 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  35. Li, S., M.M. Lerch, J.T. Waters, B. Deng, R.S. Martens, Y. Yao, D. Kim, K. Bertoldi, A. Grinthal, A.C. Balazs, and J. Aizenberg, "Self-regulated non-reciprocal motions in single-material microstructures," Nature 605, 76-83 (2022) open doi in new window open pdf in new window
  36. Librandi, G., E. Tubaldi, and K. Bertoldi, "Programming nonreciprocity and reversibility in multistable mechanical metamaterials," Nature Communications 12 (1), 3454-9 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  37. Liu, F., Z. Suo, and J. Tang, "How does a glass fabric tear under cyclic force?," Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids 158, 104659 (2022) open doi in new window open pdf in new window
  38. Martin, C., B. Leahy, and V.N. Manoharan, "Improving holographic particle characterization by modeling spherical aberration," Optics Express 29 (12), 18212-18223 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  39. Mhatre, S., E. Boatti, D. Melancon, A. Zareei, M. Dupont, M. Bechthold, and K. Bertoldi,"Deployable structures based on buckling of curved beams upon a rotational input," Advanced Functional Materials 31 (35), 2101144-7 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  40. Memet, E., F. Hilitski, Z. Dogic, and L. Mahadevan, "Static adhesion hysteresis in elastic structures," Soft Matter 17, 2704-2710 (2021) open doi in new window open pdf in new window
  41. Michaels, T.C.T., R. Kusters, and L. Mahadevan, "Puckering and wrinkling in a growing composite ring," Proceedings of the Royal Society A 477 (2248), 20200999-5 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  42. Mueller, J., J.A. Lewis, and K. Bertoldi, "Architected multimaterial lattices with thermally programmable mechanical response," Advanced Functional Materials 32 (1), 2105128-10 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  43. Nagarkar, A., W.-K. Lee, D.J. Preston, M.P. Nemitz, N.-N. Deng, G.M. Whitesides, and L. Mahadevan, "Elastic-instability-enabled locomotion," Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 118 (8), e2013801118-4 (2021) open doi in new window open pdf in new window
  44. Shankar, S. and D.R. Nelson, "Thermalized buckling of isotropically compressed thin sheets," Physical Review E 104, 054141-31 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  45. O'Neill, C.T., C.M. McCann, C.J. Hohimer, K. Bertoldi, and C.J. Walsh, "Unfolding textile-based pneumatic actuators for wearable applications," Soft Robotics (2021) open doi in new window open pdf in new window
  46. Ostilla-Mónico, R., R. McKeown, M.P. Brenner, S.M. Rubinstein, and A. Pumir, "Cascades and reconnection in interacting vortex filaments," Physical Review Fluids 6 (7), 074701 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  47. Parsa, S., A. Zareei, E. Santanach-Carreras, E.J. Morris, A. Amir, L. Xiao, and D.A. Weitz, "Unexpected scaling of interstitial velocities with permeability due to polymer retention in porous media," Physical Review Fluids 6, L082302 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  48. Qui, L., J.W. Hutchinson, and A. Amir, "Bending instability of rod-shaped bacteria," Physical Review Letters 128 (5), 058101 (2022) open doi in new window open url in new window open pdf in new window
  49. Root, S.E., D.J. Preston, G.O. Feifke, H. Wallace, R.M. Alcoran, M.P. Nemitz, J.A. Tracz, and G.M. Whitesides, "Bio-inspired design of soft mechanisms using a toroidal hydrostat," Cell Reports Physical Science 2 (9), 100572 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  50. Shiba, K., G, Li, E. Virot, G. Yoshikawa, and D.A. Weitz, "Microchannel measurements of viscosity for both gases and liquids," Lab on a Chip 21 (14), 2805-2811 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  51. Song, C., B. Chen, J. Hwang, S. Lee, Z Suo, and H. Ahn, "A printed highly stretchable supercapacitor by a combination of carbon ink and polymer network," Extreme Mechanics Letters 49, 101459 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  52. Tanjeem, N., W.H. Wilkin, D.A. Beller, C.H. Rycroft, and V.N. Manoharan, "Geometrical frustration and defect formation in growth of colloidal nanoparticle crystals on a cylinder: Implications for assembly of chiral nanomaterials," ACS Applied Nano Materials 4 (10), 10682-10691 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  53. Uzel, S.G.M., R.D. Weeks, D. Kokkinis, and J.A. Lewis, "Multimaterial multinozzle adaptive 3D printing of soft materials," Advanced Materials Technologies, p. 2101710 (2022) open doi in new window open pdf in new window
  54. Wang, Y., G. Nian, X. Yang, and Z. Suo, "Lap shear of a soft and elastic adhesive," Mechanics of Materials 158, 103845 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  55. Wang, Y., S. Xie, Y. Bai, Z. Suo, and K. Jia, "Transduction between magnets and ions," Materials Horizons 8, 1959-1965 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  56. Wang, Y., T. Yin, and Z. Suo, "Polyacrylamide hydrogels. III. Lap shear and peel," Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids 150, 104348-9 (2021) open doi in new window open pdf in new window
  57. Xia, J., L.H. Cai, H. Wu, F.C. MacKintosh, and D.A. Weitz, "Anomalous mechanics of Zn2+-modified fibrin networks," Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (USA) 118 (10), e2020541118-9 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  58. Xiao, M., A.B. Stephenson, A. Neophytou, V. Hwang, D. Chakrabarti, and V.N. Manoharan, "Investigating the trade-off between color saturation and angle-independence in photonic glasses," Optics Express 29 (14), 21212-21224 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  59. Yang, H., M. Ji, M. Yang, M. Shi, Y. Pan, Zhou, H.J. Qi, Z. Suo, and J. Tang, "Fabricating hydrogels to mimic biological tissues of complex shapes and high fatigue resistance," Matter 4 (6), 1935-1946 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  60. Yang, X., J. Steck, J. Yang, Y. Wang, and Z. Suo, "Degradable plastics are vulnerable to cracks," Engineering 7 (5), 624-629 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  61. Yao, X., B. Chen, X.P. Morelle, and Z. Suo, "Anti-icing propylene-glycol materials," Extreme Mechanics Letters 44, 101225-8 (2021) open doi in new window open pdf in new window
  62. Yin, T., S.R. Lavoie, S. Qu, and Z. Suo, "Photoinitiator-grafted polymer chains for integrating hydrogels with various materials," Cell Reports Physical Science 2 (6), 100463-12 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  63. Yin, T., G. Zhang, S. Qu, and Z. Suo, "Peel of elastomers of various thicknesses and widths," Extreme Mechanics Letters 46, 101325 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  64. Zareei, A., E. Medina, and K. Bertoldi, "Harnessing mechanical deformation to reduce spherical aberration in soft lenses," Physical Review Letters 126 (8), 084301-6 (2021) open doi in new window open pdf in new window
  65. Zhang, G., T. Yin, G. Nian, and Z. Suo, "Fatigue-resistant polyurethane elastomer composites," Extreme Mechanics Letters 48, 101434 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  66. Zhang, G.H. and D.R. Nelson, "Phonon eigenfunctions of inhomogeneous lattices: Can you hear the shape of a cone?," Physical Review E 104 (6), 065005-20 (2021) open url in new window open pdf in new window
  67. Zhang, G.H., and D.R. Nelson, "Statistical mechanics of dislocation pileups in two dimensions," Physical Review E 103, 022139-21 (2021) open doi in new window open pdf in new window