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William Russel

Selected Publications

  1. "Delayed Yield in Colloidal Gels: Creep, Flow, and Re-entrant Solid Regimes." Journal of Rheology, 60 (4), 783-807, 2016 [with B. Landrum and R. Zia ].
  2. "A Micro-mechanical Study of Coarsening and Rheology of Colloidal Gels: Cage Building, Cage Hopping, and Smoluchowski's Ratchet." Journal of Rheology, 58 (5), 1121-1157, 2014 [with R. Zia and B. Landrum].
  3. "Particle Ordering in Colloidal Thin Films Deposited by Flow-Coating." AIChE Journal, 60 (4) 1287-1302, 2014 [with C. Lau].
  4. "Divergence in the Low Shear Viscosity for Brownian Hard-sphere Dispersions: At Random Close Packing or the Glass Transition?" Journal of Rheology, 57 (6), 1555-1567, 2013 [with N. Wagner and J. Mewis].
  5. "Linear Viscoelasticity of ZrO2 Nanoparticle Dispersions with Associative Polymers." Rheologica Acta, 51 (9), 771-782, 2012 [with R. Ndong].
  6. "Rheology of Surface-modified Titania Nanoparticles Dispersed in PDMS Melts: The Significance of the Power Law." Journal of Rheology, 56 (1), 27-43, 2012 [with R. Ndong].
  7. "Fundamental Limitations on Ordered Electrohydrodynamic Patterning." Macromolecules, 44 (19), 7746-7751, 2011 [with C. Lau].
  8. "Mechanics of Drying Colloidal Dispersions: Fluid/Solid Transitions, Skinning, Crystallization, Cracking, and Peeling." AIChE Journal 57 (6), 1378-1385, 2011.
  9. "The Theory of Delamination During Drying of Confined Colloidal Suspensions" Journal of Physics - Condensed Matter, 23 (19), 194104, 2011 [with K. Wallenstein].
  10. "Effects of Molecular Weight and Volume Fraction on Rheological Properties of PDMS-grafted Alumina in PDMS Melts." Journal of Rheology, 55 (2), 331-351, 2011 [with R. Ndong].
  11. "New Bounds on the Sedimentation Velocity for Hard, Charged and Adhesive Hard-sphere Colloids." Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 667, 403-425, 2011 [with T. Gilleland and S. Torquato].
  12. "Graduate Education: The Future Is Now." Science, 329 (5991), 511, 2010 [with S. Ortega].
  13. "Coarsening in the Electrohydrodynamic Patterning of Thin Polymer Films." Physical Review E, 81 (2), 026306, 2010 [with N. Wu and M. Kavousanakis].
  14. "Micro- and Nano-patterns Created via Electrohydrodynamic Instabilities." Nano Today, 4 (2), 180-192, 2009 [with N. Wu].
  15. "Structure-Property Relations for the Rheology of Dispersions of Charged Colloids." Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 48 (5), 2380-2386, 2009.
  16. "Direct Measurements of Critical Stresses and Cracking in Thin Films of Colloid Dispersions." Physical Review Letters 100 (19), 198302, 2009 [with W. Man].
  17. "Generalized Hertzian Model for the Deformation and Cracking of Colloidal Packings Saturated with Liquid." Langmuir, 24, 1721-1730, 2008 [with N. Wu and W. Man].
  18. "Self-Formation of Sub-60-nm Half-Pitch Gratings with Large Areas Through Fracturing." Nature Nanotechnology, 2, 545-548, 2007 [with L. Pease III, P. Deshpande, Y. Wang, and S. Chou].
  19. "Nematic and Almost-Tetratic Phases of Colloidal Rectangles." Physical Review E, 76, 040401, 2007 [with K Zhao, C Harrison, D. Huse, and P. Chaikin].
  20. “Telechelic Associative Polymers: Interaction Potential and High Frequency Modulus.” J. Rheol., 50, 169-187, 2006 [with X. Meng].
  21. “Rheology of Telechelic Associative Polymers in Aqueous Solutions.” J. Rheol., 50, 189-205, 2006 [with X.X. Meng].
  22. “An Electric Bottle for Colloids.” Phys. Rev. Lett., 96, 015703, 2006 [with M.T. Sullivan, K. Zhao, A.D. Hollingsworth, R.H. Austin, and P.M. Chaikin].
  23. “Electrohydrodynamic Instability of Dielectric Bilayers: Kinetics and Thermodynamics.” Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 45, 5455-5465, 2006 [with N. Wu].
  24. “Charge Driven, Electrohydrodynamic Patterning of Thin Films.” J. Chem. Phys., 125, 184716, 2006 [with L.F. Pease III].
  25. “Toward Large-Scale Alignment of Electrohydrodynamic Patterning of Thin Polymer Films.” Adv. Funct. Mat., 16, 1992-1999, 2006 [with N. Wu and L.F. Pease III].
  26. "Structure and Size of Spherical Micelles of Telechelic Polymers." Macromolecules, 38, 593-600, 2005 [with X.X. Meng].
  27. “Cracking in Drying Latex Films.” Langmuir, 21, 4938-4948, 2005 [with M.S. Tirumkudulu].
  28. “Experiments on Random Packings of Ellipsoids.” Phys. Rev. Lett., 94, 198001, 2005 [with W.N. Man, A. Donev, F.H. Stillinger, M.T. Sullivan, D. Heeger, S. Inati, S. Torquato, and P.M. Chaikin].
  29. “Reversible Self-Assembly and Directed Assembly of DNA-linked Micrometer-Sized Colloids.” Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. US, 102, 4225-4229, 2005 [with M.P. Valignat, O. Theodoly, J.C. Crocker, and P.M. Chaikin].
  30. “Dynamics of the Formation of Polymeric Microstructures Induced by Electrohydrodynamic Instability.” Appl. Phys. Lett., 86, 241912, 2005 [with N. Wu].
  31. “Electric-Field-Induced Patterns in Thin Polymer Films: Weakly Nonlinear and Fully Nonlinear Evolution.” Langmuir, 21, 12290-12302, 2005 [with N. Wu and L.F. Pease III].
  32. “Effect of Hydrophobically Modified Polymers on Shear-Induced Multilamellar Vesicles.” Langmuir, 21, 10038-10045, 2005 [with B.-S. Yang and R.K. Prud’homme].
  33. “Limitations on Length Scales for Electrostatically Induced Submicrometer Pillars and Holes.” Langmuir, 20, 795-804, 2004 [with L.F. Pease III].
  34. “Cylindrically Symmetric Electrohydrodynamic Patterning.” Phys. Rev. E, 70, 041601, 2004 [with P. Deshpande, L.F. Pease III, L. Chen, and S.Y. Chou].
  35. “Role of Capillary Stresses in Film Formation.” Langmuir, 20, 2947-2961, 2004 [with M.S. Tirumkudulu].
  36. “Electrostatically Induced Submicron Patterning of Thin Perfect and Leaky Dielectric Films: A Generalized Linear Stability Analysis.” J. Chem. Phys., 118, 3790-3803, 2003 [with L.F. Pease III].
  37. “Electrophoresis of Spherical Polymer-Coated Colloidal Particles.” J. Colloid Inter. Sci., 258, 56-74, 2003 [with R.J. Hill and D.A. Saville].
  38. “High-Frequency Dielectric Relaxation of Spherical Colloidal Particles.” Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 5, 911-915, 2003 [with R.J. Hill and D.A. Saville].
  39. “Polarizability and Complex Conductivity of Dilute Suspensions of Spherical Colloidal Particles with uncharged (Neutral) Polymer Coatings.” J. Coll. Inter. Sci., 268, 230-245, 2003 [with R.J. Hill and D.A. Saville].
  40. “Polarizability and Complex Conductivity of Dilute Suspensions of Spherical Colloidal Particles with Charged (polyelectrolyte) Coatings.” J. Coll. Inter. Sci., 263, 478-497, 2003 [with R.J. Hill and D.A. Saville].
  41. “On the Measurement of “Tack” for Adhesives.” Phys. Fluids, 15, 1588-1605, 2003 [with M. Tirumkudulu and T.J. Huang].
  42. “Measuring the “Tack” of Waterborne Adhesives.” J. Rheol., 47, 1399-1415, 2003 [with M. Tirumkudulu and T.J. Huang].
  43. “Telechelic Associative Polymers: Interactions between Strongly Stretched Planar Adsorbed Layers.” Macromolecules, 36, 10112-10119, 2003 [with X.X. Meng].
  44. “Control of Colloids with Gravity, Temperature Gradients, and Electric Fields.” J. Phys.: Condens. Matter, 15, S11-S18, 2003 [with M. Sullivan, K. Zhao, C. Harrison, R.H. Austin, M. Megens, A. Hollingsworth, Z. Cheng, T. Mason, and P.M. Chaikin].
  45. “Phonons in Colloidal Crystals.” Europhys. Lett., 58, 699-704, 2002 [with R.S. Penciu, M. Kafesaki, G. Fytas, E.N. Economou, W. Steffen, and A. Hollingsworth].
  46. “Linear Stability Analysis of Thin Leaky Dielectric Films Subjected to Electric Fields.” J. Non-Newtonian Fluid Mech., 102, 233-250, 2002 [with L.F. Pease III].
  47. “Crystallization Kinetics of Hard Spheres in Microgravity in the Coexistence Regime: Interactions between Growing Crystallites.” Phys. Rev. Lett., 88, 015501, 2002 [with Z. Cheng, P.M. Chaikin, J. Zhu, and W.V. Meyer].
  48. “Nature of the Divergence in Low Shear Viscosity of Colloidal Hard-Sphere Dispersions.” Phys. Rev. E, 65, 041405, 2002 [with Z. Cheng, J. Zhu, P.M. Chaikin, and S.-E. Phan].
  49. “Viscoelastic Properties of Entangled Star Polymer Melts: Comparison of Theory and Experiment.” Macromolecules, 35, 169-177, 2002 [with D.A. Vega, J.M. Sebastian, and R.A. Register].
  50. “Phase Behavior of Styrene-Isoprene Diblock Copolymers in Strongly Selective Solvents.” Macromolecules, 35, 841-849, 2002 [with C. Lai and R.A. Register].
  51. “Neutron Spin-Echo Study of Dynamics of Hydrophobically Modified Polymer-Doped Surfactant Bilayers.” Langmuir, 18, 6-13, 2002 [with B.-S. Yang, J. Lal, M. Mihailescu, M. Monkenbusch, D. Richter, J.S. Huang, J. Kohn, and R.K. Prud’homme].
  52. “Scaling of Domain Spacing in Concentrated Solutions of Block Copolymers in Selective Solvents.” Macromolecules, 35, 4044-4049, 2002 [with C. Lai and R.A. Register].
  53. “Creating Periodic Three-Dimensional Structures by Multibeam Interference of Visible Laser”, Chem. of Mater., 14, 2831-2833, (2002) [with S. Yang, M. Megens, J. Aizenberg, P. Wiltzius, and P.M. Chaikin].
  54. “Dynamics of Hydrophobically Modified Polymer Doped Surfactant Bilayers: A Neutron Spin Echo Study.” In Neutron Spin Echo Spectroscopy, Basics. Trends and Applications, F. Mezei, C. Pappas and T. Gutberlet, eds., Springer-Verlag (Berlin Heidelberg), p. 312, 2002 [with B.-S. Yang, J. Lal, M. Mihailescu, M. Monkenbusch, D. Richter, J.S. Huang, and R.K. Prud'homme].
  55. “Bill Schowalter.” Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 41, 6215, 2002 [with P.G. Debenedetti and D.A. Saville].
  56. “Process Model for Latex Film Formation: Optical Clarity Fronts.” J. Coatings Tech., 73, 41-48, 2001 [with A.F. Routh, J. Tang, and M.S. El-Aasser].
  57. “Deformation Mechanisms During Latex Film Formation: Experimental Evidence.” Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 40, 4302-4308, 2001 [with A.F. Routh].
  58. “Interaction of Hydrophobically Modified Polymers and Surfactant Lamellar Phase.” Langmuir, 17, 5834-5841, 2001 [with B.-S. Yang, J. Lal, P. Richetti, C.M. Marques, and R.K. Prud’homme].
  59. “Phase Diagram of Hard Spheres.”Mater. Design., 22, 529-534, 2001 [with Z. Cheng, P.M. Chaikin, W.V. Meyer, J. Zhu, R.B. Rogers, and R.H. Ottewill].
  60. “Colloidal Hard-Sphere Crystallization Kinetics in Microgravity and Normal Gravity.” Appl. Optics, 40, 4146-4151, 2001 [with Z. Cheng, J. Zhu, W.V. Meyer, and P.M. Chaikin].
  61. “Interaction of Surfactant Lamellar Phase and a Strictly Alternating Comb-Graft Amphiphilic Polymer Based on PEG.” Langmuir, 17, 6692-6698, 2001 [with B.-S. Yang, J. Lal, J. Kohn, J.S. Huang, and R.K. Prud’homme].
  62. “Microscopic Theories of the Rheology of Stable Colloidal Dispersions.” Advances in Chemical Physics, I. Prigogine and S.A. Rice, (Eds.), 111, 399-474, 2000 [with R.A. Lionberger].
  63. “Distinguishing between Dynamic Yielding and Wall Slip in a Weakly Flocculated Colloidal Dispersion.” Coll. Surf. A, 161, 271-282, 2000 [with M.C. Grant].
  64. “Dispersions Containing PEO with C16Hydrophobes: Adsorption and Rheology.” Associative Polymers in Aqueous Media. (ACS Symp. Ser. 765), J.E. Glass, (Ed.), New York: Oxford Univ. Press, p. 221-238, 2000 [with Q.T. Pham, J.C. Thibeault, and W. Lau].
  65. “Phase Behavior of Styrene-Isoprene Diblock Derivatives with Varying Conformational Asymmetry.” Macromolecules, 33, 3461-3466, 2000 [with C. Lai, R.A. Register, G.R. Marchand, and D.H. Adamson].
  66. “Phonons in an Entropic Crystal.” Phys. Rev. Lett., 85, 1460-1463, 2000 [with Z. Cheng, J. Zhu, and P.M. Chaikin].
  67. “End-Capped Associative Polymer Chains between Nanospheres: Attractions in Ideal Solutions.” Macromolecules, 33, 5713-5120, 2000 [with S.R. Bhatia].
  68. “Dynamics of Hydrophobically Modified Polymer Doped Surfactant Bilayers: A Neutron Spin-Echo Study.” Lecture Notes in Physics, T. Gutberlet, (Ed.), Springer Pub., Berlin, 2000 [with B.-S. Yang, J. Lal, M. Mihailescu, M. Monkenbusch, D. Richter, J.J. Huang, and R.K. Prud’homme].
  69. The Dynamics of Colloidal Systems, The University of Wisconsin Press, 119 pp., 1987
  70. Colloidal Dispersions, Cambridge University Press, 1989 (paperback version, 1992) [with D.A. Saville and W.R. Schowalter].