Zauscher Lab | Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science, Duke University


29. Parlak, Z., Zhang, J., Franch, B., Morris, C., Oas, T., Zauscher, S. “Imaging Dynamic Mechanical Properties of Biomolecules by Force Modulation Microscopy,” Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Smart Polymer Systems 2011, iSmithers Rapra Conferences, Mainz, Germany, May 25-26, 2011.

28. Chen, T., Zauscher, S. “Nanopatterning of Functional Polymer Brush Thin Films,” Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Smart Polymer Systems 2010, iSmithers Rapra Conferences, Atlanta, GA, May 5-6, 2010.

27. Wilusz, R.E., Darling, E.M., Bolognesi, M.P., Zauscher, S., Guilak, F. “The Inhomogeneous Mechanical Properties of the Pericellular Matrix of Articular Cartilage Measured in situ by Atomic Force Microscopy,” Proceedings of the ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference B, 1065-1066, 2009.

26. Chang, D.P., Abu-Lail, N. I., Coles, J.M., Guilak, F., Jay, G.D., Zauscher, S., “Friction Force Microscopy of Lubricin and Hyaluronic Acid on Hydrophobic and Hydrophilic Surfaces,” Proceedings of the 55th Annual Meeting of the Orthopedic Research Society, Las Vegas NV, Feb. 22-25, 2009.

25. Coles, J.M., Cha, C.J., Blum, J.J., Cheng, A.C., Warman, M.L., Jay, G.D., Guilak, F., Zauscher, S., “Microscale surface properties of Prg4 knockout joints measured as a function of age,” Proceedings of the 55th Annual Meeting of the Orthopedic Research Society, Las Vegas NV, Feb. 22-25, 2009.

24. Zhao, Y., Chen, T., Zhang, X., Zauscher, S., Chen, C.-H. “Development of an Adaptive Vapor Chamber with Thermoresponsive Polymer Coating,” Proceedings the Micro/Nanoscale Heat and Mass Transfer (MNHMT) International Conference, Shanghai, China, Dec. 18-21, 2009.

23. Chen,T., Zauscher, S., “Fabrication of Novel Polymer Brush Microstructures Using Micro Contact Printing as a Tool,” POLY Preprints, 50(1), 3, 2009.

22. Chen, T., Zhang, J., Chang, D.P., Garcia, A., Zauscher, S., “Fabrication of Patterned Polymer Brushes by In Situ Crosslinking of an Initiator Precursor by Micro-Contact Printing.” PMSE Preprints, 236th ACS National Meeting, 2008, pp.2

21. Barthel, J., Konkar, S., Sankin, G., Darling, E., Guilak, F., Zhong, P., LaMattina, B., Zauscher, S.,”Effect of Shockwaves on the Biomechanical and Biochemical Function of Cells,” Proceedings 2008 SEM Annual Conference on Experimental Mechanics, Orlando, FL, June 2-5, 2008.

20. Coles, J., Cha, J., Warman, M., Jay, G., Guilak, F., Zauscher, S. “Frictional, mechanical, and morphological di_erences between PRG4 (+/+) and (-/-) mice measured by atomic force microscopy (AFM).” Transactions of the Orthopaedic Research Society, Vol.32, San Diego, CA, 2007.

19. Darling, E., Zauscher, S., Block, J., Guilak, F. “Viscoelastic properties of chondrosarcoma cells determined by atomic force microscopy using a thin layer, stress relaxation model.” Transactions of the Orthopaedic Research Society, Vol.32, San Diego, CA, 2007.

18. Lam, Y., Valiaev, A., Lim, D.W., Chilkoti, A., Alam, M., Zauscher, S. “Single Molecule Nanomechanics of HIV-1 Envelope Glycoproteins and Elastin-Like Polypeptides.” Proceedings 2007 SEM Annual Conference on Experimental Mechanics, Springfield, MA, June 4-6, 2007.

17. Garcia, A., Hucknall, A., Johannes, M., Clark, R. L., Chilkoti, A., Zauscher, S. “Fabrication of Bioconjugated and Hybrid Polymeric Nanostructures by Field-Induced Scanning Probe Lithography.” POLY Preprints, 234nd ACS National Meeting, 2007, pp.2.

16. Chang, D., Dolbow, J., Zauscher, S. “Switchable Friction Of Stimulus-Responsive Hydrogels.” POLY Preprint, 232nd ACS National Meeting, 2006, pp.2.

15. Abu-Lail, N. Kaholek, M. Valiaev, A. Lim, D. Chilkoti, A. LaMattina, B. Clark, R. Zauscher, S. “Micro-cantilevers decorated with tethered stimulus-responsive polymer brushes and polypeptides for actuation and sensing.” PMSE Preprints, 231st ACS National Meeting, 2006, pp.2.

14. Valiaev, A., Lim, D.-W., Chilkoti, A., Schmidler, S., Zauscher, S. “Polypeptide-Solvent Interactions Measured by Single Molecule Force Spectroscopy.” in: Mechanical Behavior of Biological and Biomimetic Materials, Bushby, A. J., Ferguson, V. L., Ko, C.-C., Oyen, M.-L., Eds., Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings, Vol. 898E, MRS, Warrendale, PA, L06-06-NN04-06.1-6, 2006.

13. Lee, W. K., Ma, H., Chilkoti, A., Zauscher, S. “Fabrication of patterned biomolecular and bioconjugated polymeric nanostructures using scanning probe lithography.” Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology and Medicine, 1(3), 251-252, 2005.

12. Valiaev, A., Abu-Lail, N. Lim, D. Chilkoti, A., Zauscher, S. “Stimulus-Responsive Elastinlike Polypetides as Coatings for Microcantilevers: Applications for Sensing and Actuation.” POLY Preprints, 230th ACS National Meeting, 2005, pp. 2.

11. Kaholek, M. Lee, W. Feng, J., LaMattina, B., Dyer, D., Zauscher, S. “pH, salt, and solvent sensitive polymer brush micro- and nanopatterns fabricated by electron-beam lithography.” POLY Preprints, 230th ACS National Meeting, 2005, pp. 2.

10. Abu-Lail, N. Kaholek, M. Loveless, D. Craig, S., Zauscher, S. “Atomic Force Microscopy Study of Reversibly Crosslinked Polymer Brushes.” POLY Preprints, 230th ACS National Meeting, 2005, pp. 2.

9. Lee, W. Kaholek, M. Ahn, S. Patra, M. Linse, P., Zauscher, S. “Progress in fabrication and characterization of nanopatterned polymer brushes.” POLY Preprints, 230th ACS National Meeting, 2005, pp. 2.

8. Lee, W.-K., Caster, K. C., Kim, J., Zauscher, S. “Fabrication of nanopatterned polymer structures by ring-opening metathesis polymerization in solution and vapor phase using AFM anodization lithography.” PMSE Preprints, 230th ACS National Meeting, 2005, pp. 2.

7. Kaholek, M., Abu-Lail, N., Lee, W.-K., Clark, Ahn, S.-J., Levon, K., LaMattina, B., Zauscher, S. “Polymer Brushes: Fabrication, Nanopatterning, Actuation and Sensing.” Proceedings of the 24th Army Science Conference, Orlando, FL, Nov. 29 – Dec. 02, 2004.

6. Kaholek, M., Lee, W., LaMattina, B., Caster, K.C., Zauscher, S. “Preparation and characterization of stimulus-responsive poly(N-isopropyl-acrylamide) brushes and nanopatterns.” Polymer Preprints, 45(1), 2004.

5. Zauscher, S., Chilkoti, A., Hyun, J., Lee, W. “Fabrication of “smart” protein nanostructures using molecular recognition and dip-pen nano-lithography.” Polymer Preprints, 44(2), 2003.

4. Zauscher, S., Chilkoti, A., Ahn, S.-J., Hyun, J., and Lee, W.-K. “Fabrication of Surface Confined, Stimulus-Responsive Polymer Nanostructures using Dip-Pen Nanolithography.” Polymer Preprints, 44(1), 457-458, 2003.

3. Powers, J., Sanders, N., Zauscher, S. “Force Interactions between Calcium Carbonate and Chemically Functionalized Colloidal Probes: The E_ect of Calcium Ion and Polyelectrolyte Addition.” Proceedings of the International Paper and Coating Chemistry Symposium, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, June 16-19, 2003.

2. Valiaev, A., Chilkoti, A., Clark, R., Zauscher, S. “Conformational Mechanics of Stimulus-Responsive Polypeptides.” In: Smart Structures and Materials 2003: Active Materials: Behavior and Mechanics, Ed.: Lagoudas, D. C. Proceedings of the International Society for Optical Engineering, Vol. 5053, 2003, pp. 31-40.

1. Caulfield, D. F. and Zauscher, S. “Relaxation Phenomena in Hydrogen-Bond-Dominated Solids.” Third International Symposium on Moisture and Creep Effects on Paper, Board and Containers. Rotorua, New Zealand, Feb. 20-21, 1997. PAPRO, Rotorua, New Zealand, 1997, pp. 17-29.


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