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Recent Publications


39. Joseph R. Maestas, Fuduo Ma, Ning Wu, and David T. Wu, “Electric-field Driven Assembly of Dipolar Spheres Asymmetrically Confined between Two Electrodes”, ACS Nano, in press (2021)

38. Yang Guo, Jincheng Lou, Jae Kyoung Cho, Nils Tilton, Jaehun Chun, Wooyong Um, Xiaolong Yin, Keith B. Neeves, and Ning Wu, “Transport of Colloidal Particles in Microscopic Porous Medium Analogues with Surface Charge Heterogeneity: Experiments and the Fundamental Role of Single-Bead Deposition”, Environmental Science & Technology 54, 13651-13660 (2020)

37. T Yang, B Sprinkle, Y Guo, J Qian, D Hua, A Donev, DWM Marr, N Wu, “Reconfigurable Microbots Folded From Simple Colloidal Chains”, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 117, 18186 (2020)

36. J Qian, L Zhou, X Yang, D Hua, N Wu, “Prussian Blue Analogue Functionalized Magnetic Microgels with Ionized Chitosan for the Cleaning of Cesium-contaminated Clay”, Journal of Hazardous Materials 386, 121965 (2020)

35. X Yang, S Johnson, N Wu, “The Impact of Stern‐Layer Conductivity on the Electrohydrodynamic Flow Around Colloidal Motors under an Alternating Current Electric Field”, Advanced Intelligent Systems, 1900096 (2019)

34. X Zhang, J Gong, X Yang, B Slupe, J Jin, N Wu, AK Sum, “Functionalized Nanoparticles for the Dispersion of Gas Hydrates in Slurry Flow”, ACS Omega 4, 13496-13508 (2019)

33. Tao Yang, Andre Tomaka, TO Tasci, KB Neeves, Ning Wu, and David W.M. Marr, “Microwheels on Microroads: Enhanced Translation on Topographic Surfaces”, Science Robotics 4 (2019)

32. Kenton Rod, Wooyong Um, Jaehun Chun, Ning Wu, Xialong Yin, Guohui Wang, Keith Neeves, “Effect of Chemical and Physical Heterogeneities on Colloid-facilitated Cesium Transport”, Journal of Contaminant Hydrology 213, 22-27 (2018)

31. Tao Yang, David W.M. Marr, and Ning Wu, “Superparamagnetic Colloidal Chains Prepared via Michael-addition”, Colloids and Surfaces A 540, 23-28 (2018)

30. Xingfu Yang and Ning Wu, “Change the Collective Behaviors of Colloidal Motors by Tuning Electrohydrodynamic Flow at the Subparticle Level”, Langmuir 34, 952-960 (2018)

29. Jingjing Gong and Ning Wu, "Electric-field Assisted Assembly of Colloidal Particles into Ordered Non-close Packed Arrays", Langmuir 33, 5769-5776 (2017)

28. Tao Yang, Tonguc O. Tasci, Keith B. Neeves, Ning Wu, and David W.M. Marr, "Magnetic Microlassos for Reversible Cargo Capture, Transport, and Release", Langmuir 33, 5932-5937 (2017)

27. Kelley L. Heatley, Fuduo Ma, and Ning Wu, "Colloidal Molecules Assembled From Binary Spheres Under An AC Electric Field", Soft Matter 13, 436-444 (2017)

26. Yang Guo, Jingwei Huang, Feng Xiao, Xiaolong Yin, Jaehun Chun, Wooyong Um, Keith B. Neeves, and Ning Wu, "Bead-based Microfluidic Soil Analogs: Fabrication and Colloid Transport", Langmuir 32 9342-9350 (2016)

25. Fuduo Ma, Xingfu Yang, Hui Zhao, and Ning Wu, "Inducing Propulsion of Colloidal Dimers by Breaking the Symmetry in Electrohydrodynamic Flow", Physical Review Letters, 115, 208302 (2015)

24. Sijia Wang and Ning Wu, "The Impact of Non-polymerizable Swelling Agents On The Synthesis of Particles With Combined Geometric, Interfacial, and Compositional Anisotropy", Langmuir 31, 7962-7969 (2015)

23. C. Nadir Kaplan, Ning Wu, Shreyas Mandre, Joanna Aizenberg, and L. Mahadevan, "Dynamics of Evaporative Colloidal Patterning", Physics of Fluids, 27, 092105 (2015)

22. Fuduo Ma, Sijia Wang, David T Wu, Ning Wu, "Electric-Field Induced Assembly and Propulsion of Chiral Colloidal Clusters", Proceedings of National Academy of Sciences, 112, 6307–6312 (2015).