Publications

2017

  • Mema, E; Kondic, L; and Cummings, LJ, Effects of flexoelectricity and weak anchoring on a Freedericksz transition cell, Physical Review E, 95, 012701, (2017)

  • Rukshin, Iris; Mohrenweiser, Josef; Yue, Pengtao; and Afkhami, Shahriar, Modeling Superparamagnetic Particles in Blood Flow for Applications in Magnetic Drug Targeting, Fluids, 2, 29, (2017)

  • Font, Francesc; Afkhami, Shahriar; and Kondic, Lou, Substrate melting during laser heating of nanoscale metal films, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 113, 237 - 245, (2017)

  • Sanaei, Pejman and Cummings, Linda J, Flow and fouling in membrane filters: effects of membrane morphology, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 818, 744, (2017)

2016

  • Kovalcinova, Lenka; Goullet, Arnaud; and Kondic, Lou, Scaling properties of force networks for compressed particulate systems, Physical Review E, 93, 042903, (2016)

  • Barra, Valeria; Afkhami, Shahriar; and Kondic, Lou, Interfacial dynamics of thin viscoelastic films and drops, Journal of Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics, 237, 26--38, (2016)

  • Dong, Nanyi and Kondic, Lou, Instability of nanometric fluid films on a thermally conductive substrate, Physical Review Fluids, 1, 063901, (2016)

  • Mahady, K; Afkhami, S; and Kondic, L, A numerical approach for the direct computation of flows including fluid-solid interaction: Modeling contact angle, film rupture, and dewetting, Physics of Fluids, 28, 062002, (2016)

  • Afkhami, Shahriar; Cummings, Linda J; and Griffiths, Ian M, Interfacial deformation and jetting of a magnetic fluid, Computers & Fluids, 124, 149--156, (2016)

  • Sanaei, Pejman; Richardson, GW; Witelski, Tom; and Cummings, LJ, Flow and fouling in a pleated membrane filter, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 795, 36--59, (2016)

  • Clark, Abram H; Kondic, Lou; and Behringer, Robert P, Steady flow dynamics during granular impact, Physical Review E, 93, 050901, (2016)

  • Hein, M; Seemann, R; and Afkhami, S, On capillary self-focusing in a microfluidic system, Fluid Dynamics Research, 48, 061427, (2016)

  • Kondic, L.; Kramár, M.; Pugnaloni, Luis A.; Carlevaro, C. Manuel; and Mischaikow, K., Structure of force networks in tapped particulate systems of disks and pentagons. II. Persistence analysis, Physical Review E, 93, 062903, (2016)

  • Pugnaloni, Luis A.; Carlevaro, C. Manuel; Kramár, M.; Mischaikow, K.; and Kondic, L., Structure of force networks in tapped particulate systems of disks and pentagons. I. Clusters and loops, Physical Review E, 93, 062902, (2016)

2015

  • P. Mort; J.N. Michaels; R.P. Behringer; C.S. Campbell; L. Kondic; M. Kheiripour Langroudi; M. Shattuck; J. Tang; G.I. Tardos; and C. Wassgren, Dense granular flow - A collaborative study, Powder Technology, 284, 571 - 584, (2015)

  • Hartnett, CA; Mahady, Kyle; Fowlkes, Jason Davidson; Afkhami, Shahriar; Kondic, L; and Rack, PD, Instability of Nano-and Microscale Liquid Metal Filaments: Transition from Single Droplet Collapse to Multidroplet Breakup, Langmuir, 31, 13609--13617, (2015)

  • Clark, Abram H; Petersen, Alec J; Kondic, Lou; and Behringer, Robert P, Nonlinear force propagation during granular impact, Physical Review Letters, 114, 144502, (2015)

  • Hein, Michael; Afkhami, Shahriar; Seemann, Ralf; and Kondic, Lou, Capillary focusing close to a topographic step: shape and instability of confined liquid filaments, Microfluidics and Nanofluidics, 18, 911--917, (2015)

  • Anderson, TG; Mema, E; Kondic, L; and Cummings, LJ, Transitions in Poiseuille flow of nematic liquid crystal, International Journal of Nonlinear Mechanics, 75, 15--21, (2015)

  • Mahady, Kyle; Afkhami, Shahriar; and Kondic, Lou, A volume of fluid method for simulating fluid/fluid interfaces in contact with solid boundaries, Journal of Computational Physics, 294, 243--257, (2015)

  • Kovalcinova, L; Goullet, A; and Kondic, L, Percolation and jamming transitions in particulate systems with and without cohesion, Physical Review E, 92, 032204, (2015)

  • Mema, Ensela; Kondic, L; and Cummings, LJ, Substrate-induced gliding in a nematic liquid crystal layer, Physical Review E, 92, 062513, (2015)

  • Mahady, K; Afkhami, S; and Kondic, L, On the influence of initial geometry on the evolution of fluid filaments, Physics of Fluids, 27, 092104, (2015)

  • Nesic, S; Cuerno, R; Moro, E; and Kondic, L, Fully nonlinear dynamics of stochastic thin-film dewetting, Physical Review E, 92, 061002, (2015)

  • Kondic, L; Dong, N; Wu, Y; Fowlkes, JD; and Rack, PD, Instabilities of nanoscale patterned metal films, The European Physical Journal Special Topics, 224, 369--378, (2015)

  • Afkhami, Shahriar and Kondic, Lou, On the dewetting of liquefied metal nanostructures, Journal of Engineering Mathematics, 94, 5--18, (2015)

  • Lam, MA; Cummings, LJ; Lin, T-S; and Kondic, L, Three-dimensional coating flow of nematic liquid crystal on an inclined substrate, European Journal of Applied Mathematics, 26, 647--669, (2015)

  • Lam, MA; Cummings, LJ; Lin, T-S; and Kondic, Lou, Modeling flow of nematic liquid crystal down an incline, Journal of Engineering Mathematics, 94, 97--113, (2015)

2014

  • Cummings, LJ; Low, J; and Myers, TG, Extensional flow of nematic liquid crystal with an applied electric field, European Journal of Applied Mathematics, 25, 397--423, (2014)

  • Seric, Ivana; Afkhami, Shahriar; and Kondic, Lou, Interfacial instability of thin ferrofluid films under a magnetic field, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 755, R1, (2014)

  • Kramár, Miroslav; Goullet, Arnaud; Kondic, Lou; and Mischaikow, Konstantin, Evolution of force networks in dense particulate media, Physical Review E, 90, 052203, (2014)

  • Wu, Yueying; Dong, Nanyi; Fu, Shaofang; Fowlkes, Jason D; Kondic, Lou; Vincenti, Maria A; de Ceglia, Domenico; and Rack, Philip D, Directed liquid phase assembly of highly ordered metallic nanoparticle arrays, ACS applied materials & interfaces, 6, 5835--5843, (2014)

  • Cummings, LJ; Mema, Ensela; Cai, Chenjing; and Kondic, Lou, Electric-field variations within a nematic-liquid-crystal layer, Physical Review E, 90, 012503, (2014)

  • Fowlkes, JD; Roberts, NA; Wu, Y; Diez, JA; Gonzalez, AG; Hartnett, C; Mahady, K; Afkhami, S; Kondic, L; and Rack, PD, Hierarchical nanoparticle ensembles synthesized by liquid phase directed self-assembly, Nano letters, 14, 774--782, (2014)

  • Kondic, Lou, Simulations of two dimensional hopper flow, Granular Matter, 16, 235--242, (2014)

  • Miroslav Kramár; Arnaud Goullet; Lou Kondic; and Konstantin Mischaikow, Quantifying force networks in particulate systems, Physica D: Nonlinear Phenomena, 283, 37 - 55, (2014)

2013

  • Taroni, M; Breward, CJW; Cummings, LJ; and Griffiths, IM, Asymptotic solutions of glass temperature profiles during steady optical fibre drawing, Journal of Engineering Mathematics, 80, 1--20, (2013)

  • Kramar, M; Goullet, A; Kondic, L; and Mischaikow, K, Persistence of force networks in compressed granular media, Physical Review E, 87, 042207, (2013)

  • Pohlmeyer, JV and Cummings, LJ, Cyclic loading of growing tissue in a bioreactor: mathematical model and asymptotic analysis, Bulletin of mathematical biology, 75, 2450--2473, (2013)

  • Lin, Te-Sheng; Cummings, Linda J; Archer, Andrew J; Kondic, Lou; and Thiele, Uwe, Note on the hydrodynamic description of thin nematic films: Strong anchoring model, Physics of Fluids, 25, 082102, (2013)

  • Mahady, K; Afkhami, S; Diez, J; and Kondic, L, Comparison of Navier-Stokes simulations with long-wave theory: Study of wetting and dewetting, Physics of Fluids, 25, 112103, (2013)

  • Roberts, Nicholas A; Fowlkes, Jason D; Mahady, Kyle; Afkhami, Shahriar; Kondic, Lou; and Rack, Philip D, Directed assembly of one-and two-dimensional nanoparticle arrays from pulsed laser induced dewetting of square waveforms, ACS applied materials & interfaces, 5, 4450--4456, (2013)

  • Cummings, LJ; Cai, C; and Kondic, L, Bifurcation properties of nematic liquid crystals exposed to an electric field: Switchability, bistability, and multistability, Physical Review E, 88, 012509, (2013)

  • Cummings, LJ; Cai, C; and Kondic, L, Towards an optimal model for a bistable nematic liquid crystal display device, Journal of Engineering Mathematics, 80, 21--38, (2013)

  • Afkhami, S and Kondic, L, Numerical simulation of ejected molten metal nanoparticles liquified by laser irradiation: Interplay of geometry and dewetting, Physical Review Letters, 111, 034501, (2013)

  • Pohlmeyer, JV; Waters, SL; and Cummings, LJ, Mathematical model of growth factor driven haptotaxis and proliferation in a tissue engineering scaffold, Bulletin of mathematical biology, 75, 393--427, (2013)

  • Afkhami, Shahriar and Renardy, Yuriko, A volume-of-fluid formulation for the study of co-flowing fluids governed by the Hele-Shaw equations, Physics of Fluids, 25, 082001, (2013)

  • Lin, T-S; Kondic, Lou; Thiele, Uwe; and Cummings, Linda J, Modelling spreading dynamics of nematic liquid crystals in three spatial dimensions, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 729, 214--230, (2013)

  • González, Alejandro G.; Diez, Javier A.; Wu, Yueying; Fowlkes, Jason D.; Rack, Philip D.; and Kondic, Lou, Instability of Liquid Cu Films on a SiO2 Substrate, Langmuir, 29, 9378-9387, (2013)

  • González, Alejandro G.; Diez, Javier A.; and Kondic, Lou, Stability of a liquid ring on a substrate, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 718, 246-279, (2013)

2012

  • Yue, Pengtao; Lee, Shernita; Afkhami, Shahriar; and Renardy, Yuriko, On the motion of superparamagnetic particles in magnetic drug targeting, Acta Mechanica, 223, 505--527, (2012)

  • Kondic, L; Goullet, A; O'Hern, CS; Kramar, M; Mischaikow, K; and Behringer, RP, Topology of force networks in compressed granular media, EPL (Europhysics Letters), 97, 54001, (2012)

  • Clark, Abram H; Kondic, Lou; and Behringer, Robert P, Particle scale dynamics in granular impact, Physical Review Letters, 109, 238302, (2012)

  • Lin, T-S; Kondic, L; and Filippov, A, Thin films flowing down inverted substrates: Three-dimensional flow, Physics of Fluids, 24, 022105, (2012)

  • Cummings, LJ; Perez-Castillejos, R; and Mack, ET, Analysis of biochemical equilibria relevant to the immune response: finding the dissociation constants, Bulletin of mathematical biology, 74, 1171--1206, (2012)

  • Kondic, L; Fang, X; Losert, W; O'Hern, CS; and Behringer, RP, Microstructure evolution during impact on granular matter, Physical Review E, 85, 011305, (2012)

  • Lin, T-S; Kondic, L; and Cummings, LJ, Defect modeling in spreading nematic droplets, Physical Review E, 85, 012702, (2012)

  • Leshansky, AM; Afkhami, S; Jullien, M-C; and Tabeling, P, Obstructed breakup of slender drops in a microfluidic T junction, Physical Review Letters, 108, 264502, (2012)

  • Nguyen, Trung Dac; Fuentes-Cabrera, Miguel; Fowlkes, Jason D.; Diez, Javier A.; González, Alejandro G.; Kondic, Lou; and Rack, Philip D., Competition between Collapse and Breakup in Nanometer-Sized Thin Rings Using Molecular Dynamics and Continuum Modeling, Langmuir, 28, 13960-13967, (2012)

  • Fowlkes, Jason D.; Kondic, Lou; Diez, Javier A.; Gonzalez, Alejandro G.; Wu, Yueying; Roberts, Nick A.; McCold, Cliff E.; and Rack, Philip D., Parallel assembly of particles and wires on substrates by dictating instability evolution in liquid metal films, Nanoscale, 4, 7376-7382, (2012)

  • Javier A. Diez; Alejandro G. González; and Lou Kondic, Instability of a transverse liquid rivulet on an inclined plane, Physics of Fluids, 24, 032104, (2012)