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2020

Giuntoli, Andrea; Puosi, Francesco; Leporini, Dino; Starr, Francis W; Douglas, Jack F

Predictive relation for the α-relaxation time of a coarse-grained polymer melt under steady shear Journal Article

In: Science Advances, 6 (17), 2020.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Glass Formation, Polymers | Links:

Zhang, Wengang; Starr, Francis W; Douglas, Jack F

Reconciling computational and experimental trends in the temperature dependence of the interfacial mobility of polymer films Journal Article

In: The Journal of Chemical Physics, 152 (12), pp. 124703, 2020.

BibTeX | Tags: Dynamic Heterogeneity, Glass Formation, Polymers | Links:

Fan, Jinpeng; Emamy, Hamed; Chremos, Alexandros; Douglas, Jack F; Starr, Francis W

Dynamic heterogeneity and collective motion in star polymer melts Journal Article

In: The Journal of Chemical Physics, 152 (5), pp. 054904, 2020.

BibTeX | Tags: Dynamic Heterogeneity, Glass Formation, Polymers | Links:

Storey, Amber N; Zhang, Wengang; Douglas, Jack F; Starr, Francis W

How Does Monomer Structure Affect the Interfacial Dynamics of Supported Ultrathin Polymer Films? Journal Article

In: Macromolecules, 53 (21), pp. 9654-9664, 2020.

BibTeX | Tags: Dynamic Heterogeneity, Glass Formation, Polymers, Thin Films | Links:

Emamy, Hamed; Kumar, Sanat K; Starr, Francis W

Structural Properties of Bound Layer in Polymer-Nanoparticle Composites Journal Article

In: Macromolecules, 53 (18), pp. 7845-7850, 2020.

BibTeX | Tags: Nanocomposites, Polymers | Links:

2019

Giovambattista, Nicolas; Starr, Francis W; Poole, Peter H

State variables for glasses: The case of amorphous ice Journal Article

In: The Journal of Chemical Physics, 150 (22), pp. 224502, 2019.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Glass Formation, Water | Links:

Emamy, Hamed; Gang, Oleg; Starr, Francis W

The Stability of a Nanoparticle Diamond Lattice Linked by DNA Journal Article

In: Nanomaterials, 9 (5), 2019, ISSN: 2079-4991.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Biophysics, DNA, Nanotechnology, Self Assembly | Links:

Kennedy, Kiley E; Shafique, Neha; Douglas, Jack F; Starr, Francis W

Cooperative dynamics in a model DPPC membrane arise from membrane layer interactions Journal Article

In: Emergent Materials, 2 (1), pp. 1-10, 2019.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Biophysics, Dynamic Heterogeneity, Membranes | Links:

Zhang, Wengang; Douglas, Jack F; Starr, Francis W

What does the instantaneous normal mode spectrum tell us about dynamical heterogeneity in glass-forming fluids? Journal Article

In: The Journal of Chemical Physics, 151 (18), pp. 184904, 2019.

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Zhang, Wengang; Emamy, Hamed; Betancourt, Beatriz A Pazmiño; Vargas-Lara, Fernando; Starr, Francis W; Douglas, Jack F

The interfacial zone in thin polymer films and around nanoparticles in polymer nanocomposites Journal Article

In: The Journal of Chemical Physics, 151 (12), pp. 124705, 2019.

BibTeX | Tags: Dynamic Heterogeneity, Glass Formation, Nanocomposites, Nanotechnology | Links:

Zhang, Wengang; Starr, Francis W; Douglas, Jack F

Collective Motion in the Interfacial and Interior Regions of Supported Polymer Films and Its Relation to Relaxation Journal Article

In: The Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 123 (27), pp. 5935-5941, 2019, (PMID: 31192601).

BibTeX | Tags: Dynamic Heterogeneity, Glass Formation, Polymers | Links:

2018

Emamy, Hamed; Kumar, Sanat K; Starr, Francis W

Diminishing Interfacial Effects with Decreasing Nanoparticle Size in Polymer-Nanoparticle Composites Journal Article

In: Phys. Rev. Lett., 121 , pp. 207801, 2018.

BibTeX | Tags: Glass Formation, Nanocomposites, Polymers | Links:

Zhang, Wengang; Douglas, Jack F.; Starr, Francis W.

Why we need to look beyond the glass transition temperature to characterize the dynamics of thin supported polymer films Journal Article

In: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 2018, ISSN: 0027-8424.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Dynamic Heterogeneity, Glass Formation, Thin Films | Links:

Audus, Debra J.; Starr, Francis W.; Douglas, Jack F.

Valence, loop formation and universality in self-assembling patchy particles Journal Article

In: Soft Matter, 14 , pp. 1622-1630, 2018.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Self Assembly | Links:

Betancourt, Beatriz A. Pazmino; Starr, Francis W.; Douglas, Jack F.

String-like collective motion in the α- and β-relaxation of a coarse-grained polymer melt Journal Article

In: The Journal of Chemical Physics, 148 (10), pp. 104508, 2018.

BibTeX | Tags: Dynamic Heterogeneity, Glass Formation, Polymers | Links:

2017

Vargas-Lara, Fernando; Starr, Francis W.; Douglas, Jack F.

Molecular rigidity and enthalpy-entropy compensation in DNA melting Journal Article

In: Soft Matter, 13 , pp. 8309-8330, 2017.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Biophysics, DNA | Links:

Zhang, Wengang; Douglas, Jack F.; Starr, Francis W.

Effects of a “bound” substrate layer on the dynamics of supported polymer films Journal Article

In: The Journal of Chemical Physics, 147 , pp. 044901, 2017.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Dynamic Heterogeneity, Glass Formation, Polymers, Thin Films | Links:

Giovambattista, Nicolas; Starr, Francis W.; Poole, Peter H.

Influence of sample preparation on the transformation of low-density to high-density amorphous ice: An explanation based on the potential energy landscape Journal Article

In: The Journal of Chemical Physics, 147 (4), pp. 044501, 2017.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Glass Formation, Polyamorphism, Water | Links:

Zhang, Wengang; Douglas, Jack F.; Starr, Francis W.

Dynamical heterogeneity in a vapor-deposited polymer glass Journal Article

In: The Journal of Chemical Physics, 146 (20), pp. 203310, 2017.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Dynamic Heterogeneity, Glass Formation, Polymers | Links:

Rivera, Jose L.; Villanueva-Mejia, Francisco; Navarro-Santos, Pedro; Starr, Francis W.

Desalination by dragging water using a low-energy nano-mechanical device of porous graphene Journal Article

In: RSC Adv., 7 , pp. 53729-53739, 2017.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Nanotechnology, Thin Films, Water | Links:

2016

Shafique, Neha; Kennedy, Kiley E.; Douglas, Jack F.; Starr, Francis W.

Quantifying the Heterogeneous Dynamics of a Simulated DPPC Membrane Journal Article

In: JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY B, 120 (23), pp. 5172–5182, 2016, (PMID: 27223339).

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Biophysics, Dynamic Heterogeneity, Membranes | Links:

Wang, Wujie; Nocka, Laura M.; Wiemann, Brianne Z.; Hinckley, Daniel M.; Mukerji, Ishita; Starr, Francis W.

Holliday Junction Thermodynamics and Structure: Coarse-Grained Simulations and Experiments Journal Article

In: SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 6 , pp. 22863, 2016.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Biophysics, DNA | Links:

Liu, Wenyan; Tagawa, Miho; Xin, Huolin L.; Wang, Tong; Emamy, Hamed; Li, Huilin; Yager, Kevin G.; Starr, Francis W.; Tkachenko, Alexei V.; Gang, Oleg

Diamond family of nanoparticle superlattices Journal Article

In: SCIENCE, 351 (6273), pp. 582-586, 2016, ISSN: 0036-8075.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Biophysics, DNA, Nanotechnology, Self Assembly | Links:

Audus, Debra J.; Starr, Francis W.; Douglas, Jack F.

Coupling of isotropic and directional interactions and its effect on phase separation and self-assembly Journal Article

In: THE JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 144 (7), pp. 074901, 2016.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Biophysics, Self Assembly | Links:

Giovambattista, Nicolas; Sciortino, Francesco; Starr, Francis W.; Poole, Peter H.

Potential energy landscape of the apparent first-order phase transition between low-density and high-density amorphous ice Journal Article

In: The Journal of Chemical Physics, 145 (22), pp. 224501, 2016.

BibTeX | Tags: Glass Formation, Polyamorphism, Water | Links:

Starr, Francis W.; Douglas, Jack F.; Meng, Dong; Kumar, Sanat K.

Bound Layers "Cloak" Nanoparticles in Strongly Interacting Polymer Nanocomposites Journal Article

In: ACS Nano, 10 , pp. 10960 - 10965, 2016.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Glass Formation, Nanocomposites, Polymers | Links:

Bound Layers "Cloak" Nanoparticles in Strongly Interacting Polymer Nanocomposites

2015

Hanakata, Paul Z.; Pazmiño Betancourt, Beatriz A.; Douglas, Jack F.; Starr, Francis W.

A unifying framework to quantify the effects of substrate interactions, stiffness, and roughness on the dynamics of thin supported polymer films Journal Article

In: JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 142 (23), pp. 234907, 2015, ISSN: 0021-9606.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Dynamic Heterogeneity, Glass Formation, Polymers, Thin Films | Links:

Pazmiño Betancourt, Beatriz A.; Hanakata, Paul Z.; Starr, Francis W.; Douglas, Jack F.

Quantitative relations between cooperative motion, emergent elasticity, and free volume in model glass-forming polymer materials Journal Article

In: PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, 112 (10), pp. 2966-2971, 2015, ISSN: 0027-8424.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Glass Formation, Polymers | Links:

Vargas-Lara, Fernando; Stavis, Samuel M.; Strychalski, Elizabeth A.; Nablo, Brian J.; Geist, Jon; Starr, Francis W.; Douglas, Jack F.

Dimensional reduction of duplex DNA under confinement to nanofluidic slits Journal Article

In: SOFT MATTER, 11 (42), pp. 8273-8284, 2015, ISSN: 1744-683X.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Biophysics, DNA | Links:

2014

Starr, Francis W.

PHYSICS OF WATER Crystal-clear transition Journal Article

In: NATURE PHYSICS, 10 (9), pp. 628-629, 2014, ISSN: 1745-2473.

BibTeX | Tags: Polyamorphism, Water | Links:

Hanakata, Paul Z.; Douglas, Jack F.; Starr, Francis W.

Interfacial mobility scale determines the scale of collective motion and relaxation rate in polymer films Journal Article

In: NATURE COMMUNICATIONS, 5 , pp. 4163, 2014, ISSN: 2041-1723.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Dynamic Heterogeneity, Glass Formation, Polymers, Thin Films | Links:

Pazmiño Betancourt, Beatriz A.; Douglas, Jack F.; Starr, Francis W.

String model for the dynamics of glass-forming liquids Journal Article

In: JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 140 (20), pp. 204509, 2014, ISSN: 0021-9606.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Dynamic Heterogeneity, Glass Formation | Links:

Chiu, Janet; Starr, Francis W.; Giovambattista, Nicolas

Heating-induced glass-glass and glass-liquid transformations in computer simulations of water Journal Article

In: JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 140 (11), pp. 114504, 2014, ISSN: 0021-9606.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Glass Formation, Polyamorphism, Water | Links:

Starr, Francis W.; Sciortino, Francesco

``Crystal-clear'' liquid-liquid transition in a tetrahedral fluid Journal Article

In: SOFT MATTER, 10 (47), pp. 9413-9422, 2014, ISSN: 1744-683X.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: DNA, Polyamorphism | Links:

Ko, Seung Hyeon; Vargas-Lara, Fernando; Patrone, Paul N.; Stavis, Samuel M.; Starr, Francis W.; Douglas, Jack F.; Liddle, J. Alexander

High-speed, high-purity separation of gold nanoparticle-DNA origami constructs using centrifugation Journal Article

In: SOFT MATTER, 10 (37), pp. 7370-7378, 2014, ISSN: 1744-683X.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Biophysics, DNA, Nanotechnology | Links:

Starr, Francis W.; Hartmann, Benedikt; Douglas, Jack F.

Dynamical clustering and a mechanism for raft-like structures in a model lipid membrane Journal Article

In: SOFT MATTER, 10 (17), pp. 3036-3047, 2014, ISSN: 1744-683X.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Biophysics, Dynamic Heterogeneity, Membranes | Links:

2013

Chiu, Janet; Starr, Francis W.; Giovambattista, Nicolas

Pressure-induced transformations in computer simulations of glassy water Journal Article

In: JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 139 (18), pp. 184504, 2013, ISSN: 0021-9606.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Glass Formation, Polyamorphism, Water | Links:

Starr, Francis W.; Douglas, Jack F.; Sastry, Srikanth

The relationship of dynamical heterogeneity to the Adam-Gibbs and random first-order transition theories of glass formation Journal Article

In: JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 138 (12), pp. 12A541, 2013, ISSN: 0021-9606.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Dynamic Heterogeneity, Glass Formation, Polymers | Links:

Pazmiño Betancourt, Beatriz A.; Douglas, Jack F.; Starr, Francis W.

Fragility and cooperative motion in a glass-forming polymer-nanoparticle composite Journal Article

In: SOFT MATTER, 9 (1), pp. 241-254, 2013, ISSN: 1744-683X.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Dynamic Heterogeneity, Glass Formation, Nanocomposites, Polymers | Links:

Starr, Francis W.; Hanakata, Paul Z.; Pazmiño Betancourt, Beatrice A.; Sastry, Srikanth; Douglas, Jack F.

Fragility and Cooperative Motion in Polymer Glass Formation Incollection

In: Greer, A. L.; Kelton, K. F.; Sastry, S. (Ed.): Fragility of glass forming liquids, pp. 337-361, Hindustan, New Delhi, India, 2013.

BibTeX | Tags: Dynamic Heterogeneity, Glass Formation, Nanocomposites, Polymers, Thin Films

2012

Hanakata, Paul Z.; Douglas, Jack F.; Starr, Francis W.

Local variation of fragility and glass transition temperature of ultra-thin supported polymer films Journal Article

In: JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 137 (24), pp. 244901, 2012, ISSN: 0021-9606.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Dynamic Heterogeneity, Glass Formation, Polymers, Thin Films | Links:

Chi, Cheng; Vargas-Lara, Fernando; Tkachenko, Alexei V.; Starr, Francis W.; Gang, Oleg

Internal Structure of Nanoparticle Dimers Linked by DNA Journal Article

In: ACS NANO, 6 (8), pp. 6793-6802, 2012, ISSN: 1936-0851.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Biophysics, DNA | Links:

Giovambattista, Nicolas; Loerting, Thomas; Lukanov, Boris R; Starr, Francis W

Interplay of the Glass Transition and the Liquid-Liquid Phase Transition in Water Journal Article

In: SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 2 , pp. 390, 2012, ISSN: 2045-2322.

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Giovambattista, Nicolas; Loerting, Thomas; Lukanov, Boris R.; Starr, Francis W.

Interplay of the Glass Transition and the Liquid-Liquid Phase Transition in Water Journal Article

In: SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 2 , pp. 390, 2012, ISSN: 2045-2322.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Glass Formation, Polyamorphism, Water | Links:

Clapa, Vasile Iulian; Kottos, Tsampikos; Starr, Francis W

Localization transition of instantaneous normal modes and liquid diffusion Journal Article

In: JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 136 (14), pp. 144504, 2012, ISSN: 0021-9606.

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Clapa, Vasile Iulian; Kottos, Tsampikos; Starr, Francis W.

Localization transition of instantaneous normal modes and liquid diffusion Journal Article

In: JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 136 (14), pp. 144504, 2012, ISSN: 0021-9606.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Glass Formation | Links:

2011

Poole, Peter H; Becker, Stephen R; Sciortino, Francesco; Starr, Francis W

Dynamical Behavior Near a Liquid-Liquid Phase Transition in Simulations of Supercooled Water Journal Article

In: JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY B, 115 (48), pp. 14176-14183, 2011, ISSN: 1520-6106.

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Poole, Peter H.; Becker, Stephen R.; Sciortino, Francesco; Starr, Francis W.

Dynamical Behavior Near a Liquid-Liquid Phase Transition in Simulations of Supercooled Water Journal Article

In: JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY B, 115 (48), pp. 14176-14183, 2011, ISSN: 1520-6106.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Polyamorphism, Water | Links:

Padovan-Merhar, Olivia; Lara, Fernando Vargas; Starr, Francis W

Stability of DNA-linked nanoparticle crystals: Effect of number of strands, core size, and rigidity of strand attachment Journal Article

In: JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 134 (24), pp. 244701, 2011, ISSN: 0021-9606.

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Padovan-Merhar, Olivia; Vargas Lara, Fernando; Starr, Francis W.

Stability of DNA-linked nanoparticle crystals: Effect of number of strands, core size, and rigidity of strand attachment Journal Article

In: JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL PHYSICS, 134 (24), pp. 244701, 2011, ISSN: 0021-9606.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Biophysics, DNA, Nanotechnology, Self Assembly | Links:

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