Publications

2018

Publications

  • E. Mema, L. Kondic, and L.J. Cummings, Director gliding in a nematic liquid crystal layer: Quantitative comparison with experiments, Physics Review E, 97, 032704, (2018)

  • T. Takahashi, A.H. Clark, T. Majmudar, and L. Kondic, Granular response to impact: Topology of the force networks, Physics Review E, 97, 012906, (2018)

  • I. Seric, S. Afkhami, and L. Kondic, Direct numerical simulation of variable surface tension flows using a Volume-of-Fluid method, Journal of Computational Physics, 352, 615-636, (2018)

  • I. Seric, S. Afkhami, and L. Kondic, Influence of thermal effects on stability of nanoscale films and filaments on thermally conductive substrates, Physics of Fluids, 30, 012109, (2018)

  • M. Lam, L.J. Cummings, and L. Kondic, Stability of thin fluid films characterised by a complex form of effective disjoining pressure, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 841, 925-961, (2018)

  • C.A. Hartnett, I. Seric, K. Mahady, L. Kondic, S. Afkhami, J.D. Fowlkes, and P.D. Rack, Exploiting the Marangoni Effect To Initiate Instabilities and Direct the Assembly of Liquid Metal Filaments, Langmuir, 33, 8123-8128, (2018)

Selected Presentations

  • L. Kondic, M. Lam, B. Khusid, and W.V. Meyer, Growth and Interaction of Colloid Nuclei under Microgravity, DPG Annual Meeting, Berlin, Germany

  • I. Seric, S. Afkhami, and L. Kondic, Direct Computations of Marangoni-Induced Flows Using a Volume of Fluid Method, IMA Workshop on Dynamic Contact Lines: Progress and Opportunities, Minneapolis, MA

  • M. Lam, L.J. Cummings, and L. Kondic, Weak free surface anchoring model for partially wetting nanoscale nematic liquid films, SIAM Conference on Computational Science and Engineering, Atlanta, GA

2017

Publications

  • L. Kondic, M. Kramár, L. Kovalčinová, and K. Mischaikow, Evolution of force networks in dense granular matter close to jamming, EPJ Web Conf., 140, 15014, (2017)

  • I. Rukshin, J. Mohrenweiser, P. Yue, and S. Afkhami, Modeling Superparamagnetic Particles in Blood Flow for Applications in Magnetic Drug Targeting, Fluids, 2, 29, (2017)

  • F. Font, S. Afkhami, and L. Kondic, Substrate melting during laser heating of nanoscale metal films, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 113, 237-245, (2017)

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

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

  • A.H. Clark, L. Kondic, and R.P. Behringer, Steady flow dynamics during granular impact, Physical Review E, 93, 050901, (2017)

2016

Publications

  • K. Mahady, S. Afkhami, and L. Kondic, 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)

  • S. Afkhami, L.J. Cummings, and I. Griffiths, Interfacial deformation and jetting of a magnetic fluid, Computers & Fluids, 124, 149-156, (2016)

  • L. Kovalcinova, A. Goullet, and L. Kondic, Scaling properties of force networks for compressed particulate systems, Physical Review E, 93, 042903, (2016)

  • P. Sanaei, G.W. Richardson, T. Witelski, and L.J. Cummings, Flow and fouling in a pleated membrane filter, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 795, 36-59, (2016)

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

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

  • V. Barra, S. Afkhami, and L. Kondic, Interfacial dynamics of thin viscoelastic films and drops, Journal of Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics, 237, 26-38, (2016)

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

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

  • M. Hein, S. Afkhami, R. Seemann, and L. Kondic, Capillary focusing close to a topographic step: shape and instability of confined liquid filaments, Microfluidics and Nanofluidics, 18, 911-917, (2016)

Selected Presentations

  • M. Lam, L.J. Cummings, and L. Kondic, Large scale GPU simulations of the generalized thin film equation, 69th Annual Division of Fluid Dynamics Meeting: Gallery of Fluid Motion, Portland, OR

  • M. Lam, L.J. Cummings,T.S. Lin, and L. Kondic, Instabilities in thin nematic liquid crystal films, 13th Conference on Frontiers in Applied and Computational Mathematics, Newark, NJ

2015

Publications

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

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

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

  • A.H. Clark, A.J. Petersen, L. Kondic, and R.P. Behringer, Nonlinear force propagation during granular impact, Physical Review Letters, 114, 144502, (2015)

  • S. Afkhami and L. Kondic, On the dewetting of liquefied metal nanostructures, Journal of Engineering Mathematics, 94, 5-18, (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)

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

  • C.A. Hartnett, K. Mahady, J.D. Fowlkes, S. Afkhami, L. Kondic, and P.D. Rack, Instability of Nano-and Microscale Liquid Metal Filaments: Transition from Single Droplet Collapse to Multidroplet Breakup, Langmuir, 31, 13609-13617, (2015)

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

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

  • K. Mahady, S. Afkhami, and L. Kondic, A volume of fluid method for simulating fluid/fluid interfaces in contact with solid boundaries, Journal of Computational Physics, 294, 243-257, (2015)

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

  • M. Lam, L.J. Cummings, T.-S. Lin, and L. Kondic, Modeling flow of nematic liquid crystal down an incline, Journal of Engineering Mathematics, 94, 97-113, (2015)

  • L.J. Cummings, E. Mema, C. Cai, and L. Kondic, Electric-field variations within a nematic-liquid-crystal layer, Physical Review E, 90, 012503, (2015)

2014

Publications

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

  • J.D. Fowlkes, N.A. Roberts, Y. Wu, J.A. Diez, A.G. Gonzalez, C. Hartnett, K. Mahady, S. Afkhami, L. Kondic, and P.D. Rack, Hierarchical nanoparticle ensembles synthesized by liquid phase directed self-assembly, Nano letters, 14, 774-782, (2014)

  • M. Kramár, A. Goullet, L. Kondic, and K. Mischaikow, Evolution of force networks in dense particulate media, Physical Review E, 90, 052203, (2014)

  • I. Seric, S. Afkhami, and L. Kondic, Interfacial instability of thin ferrofluid films under a magnetic field, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 755, R1, (2014)

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

  • Y. Wu, N. Dong, S. Fu, J.D. Fowlkes, L. Kondic, M.A. Vincenti, D. de Ceglia, and P.D. Rack, Directed liquid phase assembly of highly ordered metallic nanoparticle arrays, ACS applied materials & interfaces, 6, 5835-5843, (2014)

  • M. Kramár, A. Goullet, L. Kondic, and K. Mischaikow, Quantifying force networks in particulate systems, Physica D: Nonlinear Phenomena, 283, 37-55, (2014)

  • S. Afkhami and Y. Renardy, A volume-of-fluid formulation for the study of co-flowing fluids governed by the Hele-Shaw equations, Physics of Fluids, 25, 082001, (2014)

2013

Publications

  • T.-S. Lin, L.J. Cummings, A.J. Archer,; L. Kondic,; and U. Thiele, Note on the hydrodynamic description of thin nematic films: Strong anchoring model, Physics of Fluids, 25, 082102, (2013)

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

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

  • M. Taroni, C.J.W. Breward, L.J. Cummings, and I.M. Griffiths, Asymptotic solutions of glass temperature profiles during steady optical fibre drawing, Journal of Engineering Mathematics, 80, 1-20, (2013)

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

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

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

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

  • J.V. Pohlmeyer, S.L. Waters, and L.J. Cummings, Mathematical model of growth factor driven haptotaxis and proliferation in a tissue engineering scaffold, Bulletin of mathematical biology, 75, 393-427, (2013)

  • N.A. Roberts, J.D. Fowlkes, K. Mahady, S. Afkhami, L. Kondic, and P.D. Rack, 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)

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

  • A.G. González, J.A. Diez, Y. Wu, J.D. Fowlkes, P.D. Rack, and L. Kondic, Instability of Liquid Cu Films on a SiO2 Substrate, Langmuir, 29, 9378-9387, (2013)

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

  • T.-S. Lin, L. Kondic, and A. Filippov, Thin films flowing down inverted substrates: Three-dimensional flow, Physics of Fluids, 24, 022105, (2013)

2012

Publications

  • P. Yue, S. Lee, S. Afkhami, and Y. Renardy, On the motion of superparamagnetic particles in magnetic drug targeting, Acta Mechanica, 223, 505-527, (2012)

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

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

  • A.H. Clark, L. Kondic, and R.P. Behringer, Particle scale dynamics in granular impact, Physical Review Letters, 109, 238302, (2012)

  • L.J. Cummings, R. Perez-Castillejos, and E.T. Mack, Analysis of biochemical equilibria relevant to the immune response: finding the dissociation constants, Bulletin of mathematical biology, 74, 1171-1206, (2012)

  • L. Kondic, X. Fang, W. Losert, C.S. O'Hern, and R.P. Behringer, Microstructure evolution during impact on granular matter, Physical Review E, 85, 011305, (2012)

  • L. Kondic, A. Goullet, C.S. O'Hern, M. Kramar, K. Mischaikow, and R.P. Behringer, Topology of force networks in compressed granular media, EPL(Europhysics Letters), 97, 54001, (2012)

  • J.D. Fowlkes, L. Kondic, J.A. Diez, A.G. Gonzalez, Y. Wu, N.A. Roberts, C.E. McCold, and P.D. Rack, Parallel assembly of particles and wires on substrates by dictating instability evolution in liquid metal films, Nanoscale, 4, 7376-7382, (2012)

  • T.D. Nguyen, M. Fuentes-Cabrera, J.D. Fowlkes, J.A. Diez, A.G. González, L. Kondic, and P.D. Rack, Competition between Collapse and Breakup in Nanometer-Sized Thin Rings Using Molecular Dynamics and Continuum Modeling, Langmuir, 28, 13960-13967, (2012)

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