blair lab at georgetown


2013

Optical and Physicochemical Characterization of the Luminous Mucous Secreted by the Marine Worm Chaetopterus sp.
Dimitri D. Deheyn, Laura A. Enzor, Andrew Dubowitz, Jeffrey S. Urbach, and Daniel Blair, Physiological and Biochemical Zoology, 86, 702-705 (2013).

"Developement of a confocal rheometer for soft and biological materials"
S.K. Dutta, A. Mbi, Richard C. Arevalo, and Daniel L. Blair, Review of Scientific Instruments, 84, 063702 (2013).

2012

"Direct Visualization of Shear Dependent Silk Fibrillogenesis"
C. Holland, J.S. Urbach, and D.L. Blair, Soft Matter, 8, 2590-2594 (2012).

2011

"Four-Dimensional Structural Dynamics of Sheared Collagen Networks"
Richard C. Arevalo, J.S. Urbach, and Daniel L. Blair, Chaos: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Nonlinear Science,  21 , 041102 (2011).

2010

"Cyclic Hardening in Bundled Actin Networks"
K.M. Schmoller, P. Fernandez, R.C. Arevalo, D.L. Blair, and A.R. Bausch, Nature Communications,  1, 134 (2010).


"Size dependent rheology of type-I collagen networks"
Richard C. Arevalo, Jeffey S. Urbach and Daniel L. Blair, Biophysical Journal, 99, L65-L67, (2010).

2009

"Robust Organogels from Nitrogen-Containing Derivatives of (R)-12-Hydroxystearic Acid as Gelators: Comparisons with Gels from Stearic Acid Derivatives"
V. Ajay Mallia, Mathew George,  Daniel L. Blair, and Richard G. Weiss,  Langmuir, 25, 8615 (2009).

"Reversibly Cross-Linking Amino-Polysiloxanes by Simple Triatomic Molecules. Facile Methods for Tuning Thermal, Rheological, and Adhesive Properties"
Tao Yu, Koji Wakuda, Daniel L. Blair, and Richard G. Weiss, J. Phys. Chem. C,  113, 11546 (2009).

2007

"Rheology and microrheology of a microstructured fluid: The gellan gum case"
M. Caggioni, P. T. Spicer, D. L. Blair, S. E. Lindberg, and D. A. Weitz, Journal of Rheology, 51, 851-865 (2007)

2006

"Mechanism for clogging of microchannels"
H.M. Wyss, D.L. Blair, J.F. Morris, H.A. Stone, and D.A. Weitz, Phys. Rev. E, 74, 061402 (2006)

2005

"Geometry of crumpled paper"
D.L. Blair and A. Kudrolli, Phys. Rev. Lett., 94, 166107 (2005).

2004

"Magnetized Granular Materials"
Daniel Blair and Arshad Kudrolli, The Physics of granular media, H. Hinrichsen and D.E. Wolf (Editors) (Wiley-VCH publishers, 2004) 281-296.

2003

"Vortices in vibrated granular rods"
D.L. Blair, T. Neicu and A. Kudrolli, Phys. Rev. E, 67, 031303 (2003).

"Clustering transitions in vibrofluidized magnetized granular materials"
D. L. Blair and Arshad Kudrolli, Phys. Rev. E, 67, 021302 (2003).

"Collision statistics of driven granular materials"
Daniel Blair and Arshad Kudrolli, Phys. Rev. E, 67, 041301 (2003).

2002

"Clustering, jamming, and segregation in cohesive granular flows"
A. Samadani, D. L. Blair, and A. Kudrolli, Proceedings of the 2002 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, IMECE2002-32478 (2002)

2001

"Velocity correlations in dense granular gases"
D. L. Blair and Arshad Kudrolli, Phys. Rev. E, 64, 050301(R) (2001).

"Force distributions in 3D granular assemblies: Effects of packing order and inter-particle friction"
D. L. Blair, Nathan W. Mueggenburg, Adam H. Marshall, Heinrich M. Jaeger, and Sidney R. Nagel, Phys. Rev. E, 63, 041304 (2001).

2000

"Electrostatically Driven Granular Media: Phase Transitions and Coarsening"
I.Aranson, D.Blair, V.Kalatsky, G.W.Crabtree, W.Kwok, V.Vinokur, and U.Welp, Physical Review Letters, 84, 3306 (2000).

"Patterns in thin vibrated granular layers: Interfaces, hexagons, and superoscillons"
D. Blair, I. Aranson, G. W. Crabtree, V. Vinokur, L. S. Tsimring, C. Josserand, Physical Review E, 61, 5600 (2000).

1999

"Interface Motion in a Vibrated Granular Layer"
I. Aranson, D. Blair, P. Vorobief,Physics of Fluids, 9, S9 (1999).

"Controlled Dynamics of Interfaces in a Vibrated Granular Layer"
I. Aranson, D. Blair, W. Kwok, U.Welp, G.W.Crabtree, V.Vinokur and L.Tsimring, Physical Review Letters, 82, 731 (1999).

1998

"Phase boundaries in vertically vibrated granular materials"
Pranab. K. Das and Daniel Blair, Physics Letters A, 242, 326 (1998).