Soft Matter

(The TQCC of Soft Matter is 21. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-06-01 to 2023-06-01.)
Soft matter with hard skin: From skin wrinkles to templating and material characterization724
Flow boundary conditions from nano- to micro-scales469
Modular tissue engineering: engineering biological tissues from the bottom up459
Hyaluronic acid-based hydrogels: from a natural polysaccharide to complex networks399
Multiscale simulation of soft matter systems – from the atomistic to the coarse-grained level and back378
PNIPAM microgels for biomedical applications: from dispersed particles to 3D assemblies376
Oil-in-water Pickering emulsions stabilized by colloidal particles from the water-insoluble protein zein373
Mechanical performance tailoring of tough ultra-high porosity foams prepared from cellulose I nanofiber suspensions357
Self-assembly: from crystals to cells352
Thermo-sensitive, injectable, and tissue adhesive sol–gel transition hyaluronic acid/pluronic composite hydrogels prepared from bio-inspired catechol-thiol reaction313
Cubic crystals from cubic colloids294
Nanoprecipitation and nanoformulation of polymers: from history to powerful possibilities beyond poly(lactic acid)290
Two step yielding in attractive colloids: transition from gels to attractive glasses255
Aerogels from nanofibrillated cellulose with tunable oleophobicity253
Surface initiated polymerizations from silica nanoparticles248
Responsive reversible hydrogels from associative “smart” macromolecules246
Durable and scalable icephobic surfaces: similarities and distinctions from superhydrophobic surfaces237
Recent advances of self-assembling peptide-based hydrogels for biomedical applications237
Self-assembling tripeptide based hydrogels and their use in removal of dyes from waste-water234
Electrochemically enabled polyelectrolyte multilayer devices: from fuel cells to sensors231
Responsive brush layers: from tailored gradients to reversibly assembled nanoparticles219
Reconfigurable responsive structures assembled from magnetic Janus particles204
Mechanically tunable dry adhesive from wrinkled elastomers200
Static wetting on deformable substrates, from liquids to soft solids193
Self-propulsion of a catalytically active particle near a planar wall: from reflection to sliding and hovering181
From soft to hard: the generation of functional and complex colloidal monolayers for nanolithography169
Dynamic surface antifouling: mechanism and systems152
Fundamental challenges in electrowetting: from equilibrium shapes to contact angle saturation and drop dynamics151
Toughening fragile matter: mechanical properties of particle solids assembled from polymer-grafted hybrid particles synthesized by ATRP150
Directed self-assembly of block copolymers in the extreme: guiding microdomains from the small to the large148
Polar bent-shape liquid crystals – from molecular bend to layer splay and chirality141
From ice-binding proteins to bio-inspired antifreeze materials140
Colloidal systems with competing interactions: from an arrested repulsive cluster phase to a gel139
Mechanics of biological networks: from the cell cytoskeleton to connective tissue138
Phase diagram of colloidal hard superballs: from cubes via spheres to octahedra136
From stress-induced fluidization processes to Herschel-Bulkley behaviour in simple yield stress fluids135
Temperature and redox responsive hydrogels from ABA triblock copolymers prepared by RAFT polymerization134
Biomimetic membranes designed from amphiphilic block copolymers132
Recovery from applied strain in interpenetrating polymer network hydrogels with ionic and covalent cross-links132
Ultrathin film coatings of aligned cellulose nanocrystals from a convective-shear assembly system and their surface mechanical properties130
Bilayer hydrogel actuators with tight interfacial adhesion fully constructed from natural polysaccharides129
Multicomponent hydrogels from enantiomeric amino acid derivatives: helical nanofibers, handedness and self-sorting126
From macro- to microscale poroelastic characterization of polymeric hydrogels via indentation125
Permeability of drugs and hormones through a lipid bilayer: insights from dual-resolution molecular dynamics122
Pumping-out photo-surfactants from an air–water interface using light121
Solvent induced transition from wrinkles to creases in thin film gels with depth-wise crosslinking gradients118
Non-spherical morphologies from cross-linked biomimetic diblock copolymers using RAFT aqueous dispersion polymerization116
Nanoshells and nanotubes from block copolymers115
What makes spider silk fibers so strong? From molecular-crystallite network to hierarchical network structures114
Decoupling of ionic conductivity from structural dynamics in polymerized ionic liquids114
On the origin of the stability of foams made from catanionic surfactant mixtures114
Long time atomistic polymer trajectories from coarse grained simulations: bisphenol-A polycarbonate113
From craquelures to spiral crack patterns: influence of layer thickness on the crack patterns induced by desiccation112
A unified morphological description of Nafion membranes from SAXS and mesoscale simulations107
The morphology and mechanical properties of layer structured cellulose microfibril foams from ice-templating methods105
Physics of cell adhesion: some lessons from cell-mimetic systems104
Cryogels from poly(2-hydroxyethyl methacrylate): macroporous, interconnected materials with potential as cell scaffolds103
Adhesion mechanism in a DOPA-deficient foot protein from green mussels103
Hydrogen bonding-based strongly adhesive coacervate hydrogels synthesized using poly(N-vinylpyrrolidone) and tannic acid101
Non-Gaussian, non-ergodic, and non-Fickian diffusion of tracers in mucin hydrogels100
Anisotropic liquid penetration arising from a cross-sectional wettability gradient100
Lignin supracolloids synthesized from (W/O) microemulsions: use in the interfacial stabilization of Pickering systems and organic carriers for silver metal99
Tunable plasmonic nanostructures from noble metal nanoparticles and stimuli-responsive polymers99
Facile preparation of self-assembled hydrogels constructed from poly-cyclodextrin and poly-adamantane as highly selective adsorbents for wastewater treatment99
A quick and accurate method to determine the Poisson's ratio and the coefficient of thermal expansion of PDMS98
From coffee rings to coffee eyes98
Aqueous suspension of amphiphilic diblock copolymer nanoparticles prepared in situ from a water-soluble poly(sodium acrylate) alkoxyamine macroinitiator97
Insights into organogelation and its kinetics from Hansen solubility parameters. Toward a priori predictions of molecular gelation97
Degradable shape-memory polymer networks from oligo[(l-lactide)-ran-glycolide]dimethacrylates96
Protein dynamics: from rattling in a cage to structural relaxation96
The dependency of twist-bend nematic liquid crystals on molecular structure: a progression from dimers to trimers, oligomers and polymers96
Degradable emulsion-templated scaffolds for tissue engineering from thiol–ene photopolymerisation94
Fundamental challenges in packing problems: from spherical to non-spherical particles93
Soft nanoparticles (thermo-responsive nanogels and bicelles) with biotechnological applications: from synthesis to simulation through colloidal characterization89
Photo-induced phase transition from multilamellar vesicles to wormlike micelles89
Silk nanoparticles: from inert supports to bioactive natural carriers for drug delivery88
A double helical structure formed from an amorphous, achiral ABC triblock terpolymer88
Recent development of electro-responsive smart electrorheological fluids88
3D printing with 2D colloids: designing rheology protocols to predict ‘printability’ of soft-materials88
Nanostructure-templated control of drug release from peptide amphiphile nanofiber gels88
Molecular structure of self-healing polyampholyte hydrogels analyzed from tensile behaviors84
Membrane heterogeneity – from lipid domains to curvature effects83
Recent trends in pH/thermo-responsive self-assembling hydrogels: from polyions to peptide-based polymeric gelators82
Drops on functional fibers: from barrels to clamshells and back81
Rapidly tunable and highly reversible bio-inspired dry adhesion for transfer printing in air and a vacuum81
Type I collagen, a versatile liquid crystal biological template for silica structuration from nano- to microscopic scales81
Superhydrophobic and superhygrophobic surfaces: from understanding non-wettability to design considerations80
Role of aggregate size in the hemolytic and antimicrobial activity of colloidal solutions based on single and gemini surfactants from arginine80
Synthesis of natural–synthetic hybrid materials from cellulose via the RAFT process80
Solvent and surface controlled self-assembly of diphenylalanine peptide: from microtubes to nanofibers78
Polymers on nanoparticles: structure & dynamics78
Salt-induced release of lipase from polyelectrolyte complex micelles77
Reconfigurable and actuating structures from soft materials77
There are many more lessons still to be learned from spider silks77
Retention and release of oil-in-water emulsions from filled hydrogel beads composed of calcium alginate: impact of emulsifier type and pH77
Surfactant-templated mesostructured materials from inorganic silica77
Mechanics of shape distortion of DLP 3D printed structures during UV post-curing76
Freestanding nanowire arrays from soft-etch block copolymer templates76
Membrane invagination induced by Shiga toxin B-subunit: from molecular structure to tube formation76
Classical simulations from the atomistic to the mesoscale and back: coarse graining an azobenzene liquid crystal75
Controllable self-assembled laminated nanoribbons from dipeptide-amphiphile bearing azobenzene moiety75
Polystyrene grafting from silica nanoparticles via nitroxide-mediated polymerization (NMP): synthesis and SANS analysis with the contrast variation method75
Controlled protein release from microcapsules with composite shells using high frequency ultrasound—potential for in vivo medical use74
Dual stimuli-responsive multicompartment micelles from triblock terpolymers with tunable hydrophilicity74
Ionic-covalent entanglement hydrogels from gellan gum, carrageenan and an epoxy-amine73
Shape selection in chiral ribbons: from seed pods to supramolecular assemblies73
Direct shape programming of liquid crystal elastomers72
Dissipative particle dynamics simulation study on the mechanisms of self-assembly of large multimolecular micelles from amphiphilic dendritic multiarm copolymers72
Solvent resistant superhydrophobic films from self-emulsifying carnauba wax–alcohol emulsions71
Crossover from tumbling to tank-treading-like motion in dense simulated suspensions of red blood cells71
Tuning the morphologies of amphiphilic metallo-supramolecular triblock terpolymers: from spherical micelles to switchable vesicles71
Fast responsive and morphologically robust thermo-responsive hydrogel nanofibres from poly(N-isopropylacrylamide) and POSS crosslinker70
Design and development of soft nanomaterials from biobased amphiphiles70
Nanoparticles, microgels and bulk hydrogels with very high mechanical strength starting from micelles69
A paradigm shift in the field of molecular recognition at the air–water interface: from static to dynamic69
On the structure of the Nx phase of symmetric dimers: inferences from NMR69
Controlled formation of hydrophobic surfaces by self-assembly of an amphiphilic natural protein from aqueous solutions69
Self-assembly of a peptide amphiphile: transition from nanotape fibrils to micelles68
Polyelectrolyte multilayers fabricated from ‘charge-shifting’ anionic polymers: a new approach to controlled film disruption and the release of cationic agents from surfaces66
Microscopy, microstructure and displacement of proteins from interfaces: implications for food quality and digestion66
Super-hydrophobic surfaces made from Teflon65
Thermal properties of bulk polyimides: insights from computer modeling versus experiment64
Molecular curvature, specific intermolecular interactions and the twist-bend nematic phase: the synthesis and characterisation of the 1-(4-cyanobiphenyl-4′-yl)-6-(4-alkylanilinebenzylidene-4′-oxy)hexa64
Thermodynamically driven assemblies and liquid–liquid phase separations in biology64
Microextrusion printing cell-laden networks of type I collagen with patterned fiber alignment and geometry64
From adhesion to wetting of a soft particle64
Genetic, biological and structural hierarchies during sponge spicule formation: from soft sol–gels to solid 3D silica composite structures63
Cellulose regeneration and spinnability from ionic liquids63
Dually responsive aqueous gels from thermo- and light-sensitive hydrophilic ABA triblock copolymers63
Quantification of release from microcapsules upon mechanical deformation with AFM63
Bending rigidity of charged lipid bilayer membranes62
Phase separation-induced superhydrophobic polylactic acid films62
A field theory for ions near charged surfaces valid from weak to strong couplings62
Numerical modelling of non-ionic microgels: an overview61
Enhanced oil droplet detachment from solid surfaces in charged nanoparticle suspensions61
Fmoc-FF and hexapeptide-based multicomponent hydrogels as scaffold materials60
Encapsulation of the cytoskeleton: towards mimicking the mechanics of a cell60
Preparation and tunable temperature sensitivity of biodegradable polyurethane nanoassemblies from diisocyanate and poly(ethylene glycol)60
Controllable biomolecule release from self-assembled organic nanotubes with asymmetric surfaces: pH and temperature dependence60
Lateral stress relaxation and collapse in lipid monolayers59
Inverse patchy colloids: from microscopic description to mesoscopic coarse-graining59
Use of dopamine polymerisation to produce free-standing membranes from (PLL-HA)n exponentially growing multilayer films58
Biomimetic supported membranes from amphiphilic block copolymers58
Controlled release of human growth hormone from a biodegradable pH/temperature-sensitive hydrogel system58
Inkjet printed water sensitive transparent films from natural gum–carbon nanotube composites58
Colloidal particles at fluid interfaces: behaviour of isolated particles57
In situ synthesis of poly(acrylic acid) physical hydrogels from silicananoparticles57
Mechanical properties of cellulose aerogels and cryogels57
Water permeation through stratum corneum lipid bilayers from atomistic simulations57
From self-assembly of electrospun nanofibers to 3D cm thick hierarchical foams57
Tensegrity-guided self assembly: from molecules to living cells57
Network elasticity of a model hydrogel as a function of swelling ratio: from shrinking to extreme swelling states56
Stabilisation and controlled release of silibinin from pH responsive shellac colloidal particles56
Reduction-responsive shell-crosslinked micelles prepared from Y-shaped amphiphilic block copolymers as a drug carrier55
Self-assembled liposomes from amphiphilic electrospun nanofibers55
On the mechanism of formation of vesicles from poly(ethylene oxide)-block-poly(caprolactone) copolymers55
Counterion dependent hydrogelation of amino acid based amphiphiles: switching from non-gelators to gelators and facile synthesis of silver nanoparticles55
Phase behavior and morphology of multicomponent liquid mixtures55
Co-assembled supramolecular hydrogels of cell adhesive peptide and alginate for rapid hemostasis and efficacious wound healing55
Uncertainties in contact angle goniometry55
Inverse Pm3̄n cubic micellar lyotropic phases from zwitterionic triazolium gemini surfactants55
pH-triggered formation of nanoribbons from yeast-derived glycolipid biosurfactants54
Hollow nanostructures from self-assembled supramolecular metallo-triblock copolymers54
Supramolecular hydrogels derived from silver ion-mediated self-assembly of 5′-guanosine monophosphate54
From crystals to columnar liquid crystal phases: molecular design, synthesis and phase structure characterization of a series of novel phenazines potentially useful in photovoltaic applications54
Giga-seal solvent-free bilayer lipid membranes: from single nanopores to nanopore arrays54
Mechanical properties of temperature sensitive microgel/polyacrylamide composite hydrogels—from soft to hard fillers53
Influence of interfacial rheology on drainage from curved surfaces53
Simulations of ionization equilibria in weak polyelectrolyte solutions and gels53
Dilute solution structure of bottlebrush polymers53
Nanoparticle self-assembly: from interactions in suspension to polymer nanocomposites53
Programmable actuation of liquid crystal elastomers via “living” exchange reaction53
Self-assembly of short DNA duplexes: from a coarse-grained model to experiments through a theoretical link53
Anisotropic magnetic microparticles from ferrofluid emulsion52
Slide electrification: charging of surfaces by moving water drops52
Machine learning assembly landscapes from particle tracking data52
Electrically insulating pore-suspending membranes on highly ordered porous alumina obtained from vesicle spreading52
Interaction of functionalized nanoparticles with serum proteins and its impact on colloidal stability and cargo leaching52
Nonlinear bending deformation of soft electrets and prospects for engineering flexoelectricity and transverse (d31) piezoelectricity51
Pyrene-functionalized organogel and spacer effect: from emissive nanofiber to nanotube and inversion of supramolecular chirality51
Thermodynamics and structure of macromolecules from flat-histogram Monte Carlo simulations51
A nature-inspired lubricant-infused surface for sustainable drag reduction51
On-chip electric field driven assembly of biocomposites from live cells and functionalized particles51
Self-healable poly(acrylic acid-co-maleic acid)/glycerol/boron nitride nanosheet composite hydrogels at low temperature with enhanced mechanical properties and water retention51
Pathway for insertion of amphiphilic nanoparticles into defect-free lipid bilayers from atomistic molecular dynamics simulations51
Direction specific release from giant microgel-templated polyelectrolyte microcontainers51
Supramolecular binary hydrogels from calixarenes and amino acids and their entrapment–release of model dye molecules50
Shock wave emission from a cloud of bubbles50
Zero-order release of polyphenolic drugs from dynamic, hydrogen-bonded LBL films50
Extracting vibrational modes from fluctuations: a pedagogical discussion50
Combined atomic force microscopy (AFM) and traction force microscopy (TFM) reveals a correlation between viscoelastic material properties and contractile prestress of living cells50
Bilayer membranes in micro-fluidics: from gel emulsions to soft functional devices50
Photo-induced transformation from wormlike to spherical micelles based on pyrrolidinium ionic liquids49
Shape memory polymer foams from emulsion templating49
Cross-linker flexibility in porous crystalline polymers synthesized from long side-chain monomers through emulsion templating49
Low molecular weight self-assembling peptide-based materials for cell culture, antimicrobial, anti-inflammatory, wound healing, anticancer, drug delivery, bioimaging and 3D bioprinting applications49
The emergence of supramolecular forces from lattice kinetic models of non-ideal fluids: applications to the rheology of soft glassy materials49
Evolution of molecular machines: from solution to soft matter interface49
Mediating polymer crystal orientation using nanotemplates from block copolymer microdomains and anodic aluminium oxide nanochannels48
From transient nanodroplets to permanent nanolenses48
A gel state from densely packed multilamellar vesicles in the crystalline state48
Molecular-engineered polymeric microcapsules assembled from Concanavalin A and glycogen with specific responses to carbohydrates48
Anion hopping of (and on) functional oligoarginines: from chloroform to cells48
Effect of the synthetic methodology on molecular architecture: from statistical to gradient copolymers48
Design rules for encapsulating proteins into complex coacervates48
From cage-jump motion to macroscopic diffusion in supercooled liquids48
Lipidomic atlas of mammalian cell membranes reveals hierarchical variation induced by culture conditions, subcellular membranes, and cell lineages47
Self-assembly and phase transformations of π-conjugated block copolymers that bend and twist: from rigid-rod nanowires to highly curvaceous gyroids47
Exploring the transition from wall slip to bulk shearing banding in well-entangled DNA solutions47
Graphene surface induced specific self-assembly of poly(3-hexylthiophene) for nanohybrid optoelectronics: from first-principles calculation to experimental characterizations47
Design of a shear-thinning recoverable peptide hydrogel from native sequences and application for influenza H1N1 vaccine adjuvant47
Structure and swelling of polymer networks: insights from NMR47
Novel “soft” biodegradable nanoparticles prepared from aliphatic based monomers as a potential drug delivery system47
Ordered surface structures from PNIPAM-based loosely packed microgel particles47
New properties from PLA–PEO–PLA hydrogels46
Filler reinforcement in cross-linked elastomer nanocomposites: insights from fully atomistic molecular dynamics simulation45
A study of pH-responsive microgel dispersions: from fluid-to-gel transitions to mechanical property restoration for load-bearing tissue45
Polymer dynamics under confinement45
Responsive reverse giant vesicles and gel from self-organization of a bolaamphiphilic pillar[5]arene45
Statistical properties of autonomous flows in 2D active nematics44
Thermoresponsive nanocomposites from multilayers of nanofibrillated cellulose and specially designed N-isopropylacrylamide based polymers44
Polyelectrolyte/surfactant films spread from neutral aggregates44
Designing biomimetic liquid diodes44
Invasive cancer cell lines exhibit biomechanical properties that are distinct from their noninvasive counterparts44
Flow of wormlike micellar solutions around microfluidic cylinders with high aspect ratio and low blockage ratio44
A novel family of biodegradable hybrid hydrogels from arginine-based poly(ester amide) and hyaluronic acid precursors44
Red blood cell dynamics: from spontaneous fluctuations to non-linear response44
Amyloid-like fibrils formed from intrinsically disordered caseins: physicochemical and nanomechanical properties43
Design of crosslinked hybrid multilayer thin films from azido-functionalized polystyrenes and platinum nanoparticles43
Soft matter from liquid crystals43
A comprehensive review of electrospinning block copolymers43
Rheological properties and failure of alginate hydrogels with ionic and covalent crosslinks43
Viscoelastic mapping of cells based on fast force volume and PeakForce Tapping43
Harnessing uniaxial tension to tune Poisson's ratio and wave propagation in soft porous phononic crystals: an experimental study42
Injectable and fast self-healing protein hydrogels42
Complex micelles from the self-assembly of coil-rod-coil amphiphilic triblock copolymers in selective solvents42
Self-assembly of 2D membranes from mixtures of hard rods and depleting polymers42
Collagen networks determine viscoelastic properties of connective tissues yet do not hinder diffusion of the aqueous solvent42
Albumin release from a brain-resembling superabsorbent magnetic hydrogel based on starch42
Structure and rheology of aqueous micellar solutions and gels formed from an associative poly(oxybutylene)–poly(oxyethylene)–poly(oxybutylene) triblock copolymer42
Organo- and hydrogels derived from cyclo(L-Tyr-L-Lys) and its ε-amino derivatives42
Deswelling behaviour of ionic microgel particles from low to ultra-high densities42
Rapid fabrication of a dual-scale micro-nanostructured superhydrophobic aluminum surface with delayed condensation and ice formation properties42
Notable formation of a cubic phase from small bent-angle molecules based on the 1,7-naphthalene central core and alkylthio tails42
Confinement and activity regulate bacterial motion in porous media42
An ultra-durable icephobic coating by a molecular pulley41
Micro-mechanical modelling of cellulose aerogels from molten salt hydrates41
Imine and metal–ligand dynamic bonds in soft polymers for autonomous self-healing capacitive-based pressure sensors41
Soft ordered mesoporous materials from nonionic isoprenoid-type monoethanolamide amphiphiles self-assembled in water41
Theoretical study of vesicle shapes driven by coupling curved proteins and active cytoskeletal forces41
Gel phase originating from molecular quasi-crystallization and nanofiber growth of sodium laurate–water system41
Effects of CNTs on thermal transitions, thermal diffusivity and electrical conductivity in nanocomposites: comparison between an amorphous and a semicrystalline polymer matrix40
Grafting liquid crystalline polymers from cellulose substrates using atom transfer radical polymerization40
The intimate relationship between cavitation and fracture40
Highly ordered luminescent microporous films prepared from crystalline conjugated rod-coil diblock copolymers of PF-b-PSA and their superhydrophobic characteristics40
Hydroxypropyl cellulose as a green polymer for thermo-responsive aqueous foams40
Dip-coating of suspensions40
Curvature sensing by cardiolipin in simulated buckled membranes40
As above, so below, and also in between: mesoscale active matter in fluids40
Patterning a surface so as to speed nucleation from solution39
Self-sorting chiral organogels from a long chain carbamate of 1-benzyl-pyrrolidine-3,4-diol39
Nanovoid formation and mechanics: a comparison of poly(dicyclopentadiene) and epoxy networks from molecular dynamics simulations39
Particle detachment from fluid interfaces: theory vs. experiments39
Microdroplet self-propulsion during dropwise condensation on lubricant-infused surfaces39
Reverse micelles from amphiphilic branched polymers39
Sugar-installed thermoresponsive micellar aggregates self-assembled from “coil-comb-coil” triblock glycopolymers: preparation and recognition with Concanavalin A39
Adhesive contact between a rippled elastic surface and a rigid spherical indenter: from partial to full contact39
Active chiral particles under confinement: surface currents and bulk accumulation phenomena39
Collapse from the top: brushes of poly(N-isopropylacrylamide) in co-nonsolvent mixtures39
Self-assembly of donor–acceptor conjugated polymers induced by miscible ‘poor’ solvents39
Cholesterol in phospholipid bilayers: positions and orientations inside membranes with different unsaturation degrees39
Rubber materials from elastomers and nanocellulose powders: filler dispersion and mechanical reinforcement38
Covalently stabilized temperature and pH responsive four-layer nanoparticles fabricated from surface ‘clickable’ shell cross-linked micelles38
Universal localization transition accompanying glass formation: insights from efficient molecular dynamics simulations of diverse supercooled liquids38
Broadband omnidirectional light reflection and radiative heat dissipation in white beetles Goliathus goliatus38
A crystal engineering rationale in designing a CdII coordination polymer based metallogel derived from a C3 symmetric tris-amide-tris-carboxylate ligand38
Controllable curvature from planar polymer sheets in response to light38
Stress relaxation and thermally adaptable properties in vitrimer-like elastomers from HXNBR rubber with covalent bonds38
Cholesterol expels ibuprofen from the hydrophobic membrane core and stabilizes lamellar phases in lipid membranes containing ibuprofen38
Polymer additive controlled morphology for high performance organic thin film transistors38
The structure–property relationship in LAPONITE® materials: from Wigner glasses to strong self-healing hydrogels formed by non-covalent interactions38
Drug release from thin films encapsulated by a temperature-responsive hydrogel38
Molecular dynamics simulation study of linear, bottlebrush, and star-like amphiphilic block polymer assembly in solution37
Insight into nucleic acid counterion interactions from inside molecular dynamics simulations is “worth its salt”37
Tunable morphologies from charged block copolymers37
Linear and nonlinear rheology and structural relaxation in dense glassy and jammed soft repulsive pNIPAM microgel suspensions37
Bioinspired spindle-knotted fibers with a strong water-collecting ability from a humid environment37
Modulating growth factor release from hydrogels via a protein conformational change36
Highly stretchable hydrogels from complex coacervation of natural polyelectrolytes36
Facile fabrication of uniform golf-ball-shaped microparticles from various polymers36
Influence of substrate elasticity on particle deposition patterns from evaporating water–silica suspension droplets36
Guided self-assembly of microgels: from particle arrays to anisotropic nanostructures36
Light-emitting organic nanoaggregates from functionalized p-quaterphenylenes36
Parameter-free predictions of the viscoelastic response of glassy polymers from non-affine lattice dynamics36
Volume-controlled cavity expansion for probing of local elastic properties in soft materials36
A comparison of the network structure and inner dynamics of homogeneously and heterogeneously crosslinked PNIPAM microgels with high crosslinker content35
A peptide from human semenogelin I self-assembles into a pH-responsive hydrogel35
Interconnected macroporous 3D scaffolds templated from gelatin nanoparticle-stabilized high internal phase emulsions for biomedical applications35
Aqueous worm gels can be reconstituted from freeze-dried diblock copolymer powder35
Functional materials with self-healing properties: a review35
Dynamic high contrast reflective coloration from responsive polymer/cholesteric liquid crystal architectures35
Molecular dynamics simulations of EPON-862/DETDA epoxy networks: structure, topology, elastic constants, and local dynamics35
Orientational dynamics of colloidal ribbons self-assembled from microscopic magnetic ellipsoids35
Sound attenuation in stable glasses35
Mechanical stretch for tunable wetting from topological PDMS film35
Electroluminescence from printed stellate polyhedral oligomeric silsesquioxanes35
Transport of probe particles in a polymer network: effects of probe size, network rigidity and probe–polymer interaction34
Phase diagram of hard board-like colloids from computer simulations34
Formation kinetics and fractal characteristics of regenerated silk fibroin alcogel developed from nanofibrillar network34
Drug diffusion from polymer core–shell nanoparticles34
Swelling-induced deformations: a materials-defined transition from macroscale to microscale deformations34
Nanostructured fluids from degradable nonionic surfactants for the cleaning of works of art from polymer contaminants34
Locust bean gum/gellan gum double-network hydrogels with superior self-healing and pH-driven shape-memory properties33
Coordination polymer gel derived from a tetrazole ligand and Zn2+: spectroscopic and mechanical properties of an amorphous coordination polymer gel33
Revealing the dynamic heterogeneity of PMMA/PVDF blends: from microscopic dynamics to macroscopic properties33
Self-assembled metallogels formed from N,N′,N′′-tris(4-pyridyl)trimesic amide in aqueous solution induced by Fe(iii)/Fe(ii) ions33
Rigid tetracatenar liquid crystals derived from 1,10-phenanthroline33
Particle entrainment in dead-end pores by diffusiophoresis33
Photoinitator surface segregation induced instabilities from polymerization of a liquid coating on a rigid substrate33
Hydrogels assembled from star-shaped polypeptides with a dendrimer as the core33
Using machine learning to discover shape descriptors for predicting emulsion stability in a microfluidic channel33
Polarization-dependent deformation in light responsive polymers doped by dichroic dyes33
Uptake and release kinetics of lysozyme in and from an oxidized starch polymer microgel33
Influence of surface topography attributes on settlement and adhesion of natural and synthetic species33
Hierarchical modelling of polystyrene melts: from soft blobs to atomistic resolution33
A rational approach to form disulfide linked mucin hydrogels33
Glassy dynamics in models of confluent tissue with mitosis and apoptosis32
Active Brownian filaments with hydrodynamic interactions: conformations and dynamics32
Growth kinetics of NaCl crystals in a drying drop of gelatin: transition from faceted to dendritic growth32
Helical assemblies from chiral block copolymers32
Multi-stimuli responsive supramolecular gels based on a D–π–A structural cyanostilbene derivative with aggregation induced emission properties32
Microgels as viscosity modifiers influence lubrication performance of continuum32
On the shape of a droplet in a wedge: new insight from electrowetting32
Super metal hydrogels constructed from a simple tripodal gelator and rare earth metal ions and its application in highly selective and ultrasensitive detection of histidine32
Surface relief of magnetoactive elastomeric films in a homogeneous magnetic field: molecular dynamics simulations32
Understanding the role of hollow sub-surface structures in reducing ice adhesion strength32
Spontaneous self-assembly of nanospheres from trigonal conjugate of glutathione in water32
Diffusion mechanisms in smectic ionic liquid crystals: insights from coarse-grained MD simulations32
From well-entangled to partially-entangled wormlike micelles32
Transient measurement and structure analysis of protein–polysaccharide multilayers at fluid interfaces31
Effects of local rearrangement of magnetic particles on deformation in magneto-sensitive elastomers31
Adsorption of alkanes from the vapour phase on water drops measured by drop profile analysis tensiometry31
Triggered cell release from shellac–cell composite microcapsules31
Yield of reversible colloidal gels during flow start-up: release from kinetic arrest31
The influence of plasma treatment on the elasticity of the in situ oxidized gradient layer in PDMS: towards crack-free wrinkling31
Controlled embedment and release of DNA from lipidic reverse columnar hexagonal mesophases31
Monodisperse emulsions from a microfluidic device, characterised by diffusion NMR31
The role of surface charge in the interaction of nanoparticles with model pulmonary surfactants31
An efficient supramolecular adsorbent for co-adsorption of dyes and metal ions from wastewater and its application in self-healing materials31
Multi-functionalization of poly(vinylidene fluoride) membranes via combined “grafting from” and “grafting to” approaches31
Dissipation and strain-stiffening behavior of pectin–Ca gels under LAOS31
Highly distensible nanostructured elastic hydrogels from AB diblock and ABA triblock copolymer melt blends31
Detachment force of particles from fluid droplets30
Humidity-responsive actuators from integrating liquid crystal networks in an orienting scaffold30
Criticality in elastoplastic models of amorphous solids with stress-dependent yielding rates30
Growth of equilibrium structures built from a large number of distinct component types30
Modeling the magnetostriction effect in elastomers with magnetically soft and hard particles30
Amine-functionalized nanoporous thin films from a poly(ethylene oxide)-block-polystyrene diblock copolymer bearing a photocleavable o-nitrobenzyl carbamate junction30
Nanomechanical mapping of a high curvature polymer brush grafted from a rigid nanoparticle30
Cholesteric colloidal liquid crystals from phytosterol rod-like particles30
A graphene oxide and functionalized carbon nanotube based semi-open cellular network for sound absorption30
Hydrodynamic self-assembly of active colloids: chiral spinners and dynamic crystals30
Diffusiophoresis: from dilute to concentrated electrolytes30
From jamming to collective cell migration through a boundary induced transition29
Continuum percolation-based tortuosity and thermal conductivity of soft superball systems: shape dependence from octahedra via spheres to cubes29
Phase separation and self-assembly of colloidal dimers with tunable attractive strength: from symmetrical square-wells to Janus dumbbells29
Serine-based gemini surfactants with different spacer linkages: from self-assembly to DNA compaction29
Anisotropic mechanics and dynamics of a living mammalian cytoplasm29
Nonequilibrium phase diagrams for actomyosin networks29
Mass-transfer driven spinodal decomposition in a ternary polymer solution29
High strength and antibacterial polyelectrolyte complex CS/HS hydrogel films for wound healing29
Recent trends in the development of peptide and protein-based hydrogel therapeutics for the healing of CNS injury29
Mechanical properties of lipid bilayers: a note on the Poisson ratio29
Sustainable nanomaterials derived from polysaccharides and amphiphilic compounds29
Processing of PVDF-based electroactive/ferroelectric films: importance of PMMA and cooling rate from the melt state on the crystallization of PVDF beta-crystals29
Elastic nanomembrane metrology at fluid–fluid interfaces using axisymmetric drop shape analysis with anisotropic surface tensions: deviations from Young–Laplace equation29
A light-responsive organofluid based on reverse worm-like micelles formed from an equi-charged, mixed, anionic gemini surfactant with an azobenzene spacer and a cationic conventional surfactant29
Patchy nanoparticles self-assembled from linear triblock copolymers under spherical confinement: a simulated annealing study29
Peroxidised phospholipid bilayers: insight from coarse-grained molecular dynamics simulations29
Initial structure of cetyltrimethylammonium bromide micelles in aqueous solution from molecular dynamics simulations28
Pluronic and β-cyclodextrin in water: from swollen micelles to self-assembled crystalline platelets28
Poly(dimethylsiloxane)/graphene oxide composite sponge: a robust and reusable adsorbent for efficient oil/water separation28
Ice-templated poly(vinylidene fluoride) ferroelectrets28
From sea-urchins to starfishes: controlling the adsorption of star-branched polyelectrolytes on charged walls28
Study of active Brownian particle diffusion in polymer solutions28
Silk inverse opals from template-directed β-sheet transformation of regenerated silk fibroin28
Tunable photonic crystals with partial bandgaps from blue phase colloidal crystals and dielectric-doped blue phases28
Optically assembled droplet interface bilayer (OptiDIB) networks from cell-sized microdroplets27
Dilute gels with exceptional rigidity from self-assembling silk-collagen-like block copolymers27
Double network hydrogels prepared from pH-responsive doubly crosslinked microgels27
Surface-initiated ring-opening polymerization from cellulose model surfaces monitored by a Quartz Crystal Microbalance27
Photo-driven pulsating vesicles from self-assembled lipid-like azopolymers27
Escape of a passive particle from an activity-induced energy landscape: emergence of slow and fast effective diffusion27
Janus-like spheres, disks, rings, cylinders, and vesicles from the self-assembly of mixture of AB and BC diblock copolymers in A- and C-selective solvents27
Self-assembled hydrophobic surface generated from a helical nanofilament (B4) liquid crystal phase27
Development of a new flexible nanogenerator from electrospun nanofabric based on PVDF/talc nanosheet composites27
Self-assembly of amphiphilic calix[6]crowns: from vesicles to nanotubes27
Micromechanical characterization of soft, biopolymeric hydrogels: stiffness, resilience, and failure27
A mixed ligand approach towards lanthanide-based gels using citric acid as assembler ligand: white light emission and environmental sensing27
A comparative study of cell behavior on different energetic and bioactive polymeric surfaces made from elastin-like recombinamers27
Soft thermal nanoimprint with a 10 nm feature size27
Helical nano-structures self-assembled from dimethylaminoethyloxy-containing unsymmetrical octakis-substituted phthalocyanine derivatives27
Elastic instability of polymer-shelled bubbles formed from air-in-oil-in-water compound bubbles27
Nanoparticles and organized lipid assemblies: from interaction to design of hybrid soft devices27
Non-equilibrium effects of molecular motors on polymers26
From compact to fractal crystalline clusters in concentrated systems of monodisperse hard spheres26
Reversible hydrogels from amphiphilic polyelectrolyte model multiblock copolymers: the importance of macromolecular topology26
Onset time of fog collection26
The air entrapment under a drop impacting on a nano-rough surface26
Structure retention in cross-linked poly(ethylene glycol) diacrylate hydrogel templated from a hexagonal lyotropic liquid crystal by controlling the surface tension26
Pickering nano-emulsions stabilized by solid lipid nanoparticles as a temperature sensitive drug delivery system26
Organic–inorganic random copolymers from methacrylate-terminated poly(ethylene oxide) with 3-methacryloxypropylheptaphenyl polyhedral oligomeric silsesquioxane: synthesis via RAFT polymerization and s26
Finest nanocomposite films from carbon nanotube-loaded poly(methyl methacrylate) nanoparticles obtained by the Ouzo effect26
Reversible phase transition from vesicles to lamellar network structures triggered by chain melting26
Solid state NMR studies of gels derived from low molecular mass gelators26
Biocompatible polymer brushes grown from model quartz fibres: synthesis, characterisation and in situ determination of frictional coefficient26
Carbon fibre based flexible piezoresistive composites to empower inherent sensing capabilities for soft actuators26
Estimation of the free energy of adsorption of a polypeptide on amorphous SiO2 from molecular dynamics simulations and force spectroscopy experiments26
Active matter alters the growth dynamics of coffee rings26
From soft to hard rod behavior in liquid crystalline suspensions of sterically stabilized colloidal filamentous particles26
Physics of suction cups26
PEGylated NiPAM microgels: synthesis, characterization and colloidal stability26
Droplet manipulation with polarity-dependent low-voltage electrowetting on an open slippery liquid infused porous surface25
Cell motility dependence on adhesive wetting25
From multi-ring to spider web and radial spoke: competition between the receding contact line and particle deposition in a drying colloidal drop25
Surface forces generated by the action of electric fields across liquid films25
Sequential phase transformation of propeller-like C3-symmetric liquid crystals from a helical to ordered to disordered hexagonal columnar structure25
Deep pool water-impacts of viscous oil droplets25
Autofluorescent micelles self-assembled from an AIE-active luminogen containing an intrinsic unconventional fluorophore25
Nanoobjects coming from mesomorphic ionic PAMAM dendrimers25
New insights into the flow and microstructural relaxation behavior of biphasic cellulose nanocrystal dispersions from RheoSANS25
A colorimetric and fluorescent sensor for the detection of both fluoride ions and trifluoroacetic acid based on acylhydrazone derivatives25
Chemically guided topography in alkylsilane- and oligosiloxane-modified silica nanoparticle coatings: from very hydrophobic surfaces to “pearl” bouncing droplets25
3D dynamics of bacteria wall entrapment at a water–air interface25
Preparation and morphology of different types of cellulose spherulites from concentrated cellulose ionic liquid solutions25
Guanidine-based polycarbonate hydrogels: from metal-free ring-opening polymerization to reversible self-assembling properties25
Ideal circle microswimmers in crowded media25
Capturing aerosol droplets with fibers25
The role of deformability in determining the structural and mechanical properties of bubbles and emulsions25
Spherical-cap droplets of a photo-responsive bent liquid crystal dimer25
A novel nanostructured supramolecular hydrogel self-assembled from tetraphenylethylene-capped dipeptides25
Anions make the difference: insights from the interaction of big cations and anions with poly(N-isopropylacrylamide) chains and microgels25
Betweenness centrality as predictor for forces in granular packings25
Controlling the number of dendrimers in dendrimicelle nanoconjugates from 1 to more than 10025
Theory of defect motion in 2D passive and active nematic liquid crystals25
Ion permeation inside microgel particles induced by specific interactions: from charge inversion to overcharging25
Recent advances in AFM-based biological characterization and applications at multiple levels25
Size-dependent detachment of DNA molecules from liquid–liquid interfaces24
Complex coacervation-based loading and tunable release of a cationic protein from monodisperse glycosaminoglycan microgels24
Hierarchical self-assembly of di-, tri- and tetraphenylalanine peptides capped with two fluorenyl functionalities: from polymorphs to dendrites24
Increasing complexity in small-angle X-ray and neutron scattering experiments: from biological membrane mimics to live cells24
Study of the co-adsorption of hexane from the gas phase at the surface of aqueous C10EO8 drops24
Global and local view on the electrochemically induced degradation of polyelectrolyte multilayers: from dissolution to delamination24
Geometric tools for complex interfaces: from lung surfactant to the mussel byssus24
Non-wetting drops at liquid interfaces: from liquid marbles to Leidenfrost drops24
DNA-analogous structures from deoxynucleophosphates and polylysine by ionic self-assembly24
Hyaluronan in cancer – from the naked mole rat to nanoparticle therapy24
Hydrogen-bond mediated columnar liquid crystalline assemblies of C3-symmetric heptazine derivatives at ambient temperature24
Influence of polymer flexibility on nanoparticle dynamics in semidilute solutions24
Twist renormalization in molecular crystals driven by geometric frustration24
Exploring the versatility of hydrogels derived from living organocatalytic ring-opening polymerization24
Aggregate evolution in aqueous solutions of a Gemini surfactant derived from dehydroabietic acid24
Structural model for α-synuclein fibrils derived from high resolution imaging and nanomechanical studies using atomic force microscopy24
Bifunctional microstructured films and surfaces obtained by soft lithography from breath figure arrays24
Self-organized assemblies of colloidal particles obtained from an aligned chromonic liquid crystal dispersion24
Aggregation behavior and electrical properties of amphiphilic pyrrole-tailed ionic liquids in water, from the viewpoint of dielectric relaxation spectroscopy24
The behaviour of sunflower oleosomes at the interfaces24
Self-assembly of spherical interpolyelectrolyte complexes from oppositely charged polymers24
Study on the effect of the organic acid structure on the rheological behavior and aggregate transformation of a pH-responsive wormlike micelle system24
Heterogeneous versus homogeneous crystal nucleation of hard spheres24
Tough high modulus hydrogels derived from carbon-nitride via an ethylene glycol co-solvent route24
Probing the dynamic self-assembly behaviour of photoswitchable wormlike micelles in real-time24
Drop/bubble transportation and controllable manipulation on patterned slippery lubricant infused surfaces with tunable wettability24
Electroadhesion with application to touchscreens24
Nanoparticle formation from hybrid, multiblock copolymers of poly(acrylic acid) and a VPGVG peptide24
Polymer grafting from 10-nm individual particles: proving control by neutron scattering24
Mesoporous vesicles from supramolecular helical peptide as drug carrier24
Extracting the dynamic correlation length of actin networks from microrheology experiments23
Effect of solvent quality on the polymer adsorption from bulk solution onto planar surfaces23
Amorphous nanoparticles by self-assembly: processing for controlled release of hydrophobic molecules23
Redox-active mesomorphic complexes from the ionic self-assembly of cationic polyferrocenylsilane polyelectrolytes and anionic surfactants23
Bio-inspired anisotropic micro/nano-surface from a natural stamp: grasshopper wings23
Particle climbing along a vibrating tube: a vibrating tube that acts as a pump for lifting granular materials from a silo23
Laser sintering of polymer particle pairs studied by in situ visualization23
Extracellular-protein-enhanced cellular uptake of squalenoyl gemcitabine from nanoassemblies23
Silicon oxy carbide nanorings from polystyrene-b-polydimethylsiloxane diblock copolymer thin films23
Rebounding suppression of droplet impact on hot surfaces: effect of surface temperature and concaveness23
DNA encapsulation via nanotemplates from cationic block copolymer micelles23
Semi-crystalline polymethylene-b-poly(acrylic acid) diblock copolymers: aggregation behavior, confined crystallization and controlled growth of semicrystalline micelles from dilute DMF solution23
Surface initiated actin polymerization from top-down manufactured nanopatterns23
Printed photonic arrays from self-organized chiral nematic liquid crystals23
Measuring colloidal forces from particle position deviations inside an optical trap23
Structural properties of polymer-brush-grafted gold nanoparticles at the oil–water interface: insights from coarse-grained simulations23
Shell–corona microgels from double interpenetrating networks23
Dynamics of poly-nipam chains in competition with surfactants at liquid interfaces: from thermoresponsive interfacial rheology to foams23
Effect of parameters on redistribution and removal of particles from drop surfaces23
Mechanics of intermediate filament networks assembled from keratins K8 and K1823
In situ characterization of strain-induced crystallization of natural rubber by synchrotron radiation wide-angle X-ray diffraction: construction of a crystal network at low temperatures23
Review and reproducibility of forming adsorbed layers from solvent washing of melt annealed films23
Continuously tuneable optical filters from self-assembled block copolymer blends23
Ionic circuitry with nanofluidic diodes23
Predicting Au–S bond breakage from the swelling behavior of surface tethered polyelectrolytes23
Transition from “brittle” to “ductile” rheological behavior by tuning the morphology of self-assembled networks23
Multiscale simulations of PS–SiO2nanocomposites: from melt to glassy state23
Diffusiophoresis of active colloids in viscoelastic media23
Local mechanical description of an elastic fold22
A flowing pair of particles in inertial microfluidics22
Interplay between bulk self-assembly, interfacial and foaming properties in a catanionic surfactant mixture of varying composition22
A novel bis-component AIE smart gel with high selectivity and sensitivity to detect CN, Fe3+ and H2PO422
A first porphyrin liquid crystal with strong fluorescence in both solution and aggregated states based on the AIE-FRET effect22
Comparing water-mediated hydrogen-bonding in different polyelectrolyte complexes22
Phase separation of 2D meso-scale Coulombic crystals from meso-scale polarizable “solvent”22
Dynamical insights into the mechanism of a droplet detachment from a fiber22
Formation of giant unilamellar vesicles from spin-coated lipid films by localized IR heating22
Thermally-induced glass formation from hydrogel nanoparticles22
Droplet impacts onto soft solids entrap more air22
Endocuticle sclerotisation increases the mechanical stability of cuticle22
Supramolecular hydrogels from unprotected dipeptides: a comparative study on stereoisomers and structural isomers22
Salt- and pH-induced swelling of a poly(acrylic acid) brush via quartz crystal microbalance w/dissipation (QCM-D)22
Procedure to construct a multi-scale coarse-grained model of DNA-coated colloids from experimental data22
Poynting effect of brain matter in torsion22
Design of microstructure of zirconia foams from the emulsion template properties22
Remotely triggered release from composite hydrogel sponges22
Multi-responsive, self-healing and adhesive PVA based hydrogels induced by the ultrafast complexation of Fe3+ ions22
Visible light-triggered gel-to-sol transition in halogen-bond-based supramolecules22
Dynamical formation of lipid bilayer vesicles from lipid-coated droplets across a planar monolayer at an oil/water interface22
Multimodal breakup of a double emulsion droplet under an electric field22
Determination of the local density of polydisperse nanoparticle assemblies21
Highly effective antimicrobial nanocomposites based on hydrogel matrix and silver nanoparticles: long-lasting bactericidal and bacteriostatic effects21
Amphiphilic microgels adsorbed at oil–water interfaces as mixers of two immiscible liquids21
Controlling shear jamming in dense suspensionsviathe particle aspect ratio21
Oligo(aniline) nanofilms: from molecular architecture to microstructure21
Characterization of surface–solute interactions by diffusioosmosis21
Transition from long micelles to flat bilayers driven by release of hydrotropes in mixed micelles21
Surfactant-mediated formation of polymeric microlenses from interfacial microdroplets21
Crack opening: from colloidal systems to paintings21
Aggregation-induced emission supramolecular organic framework (AIE SOF) gels constructed from tri-pillar[5]arene-based foldamer for ultrasensitive detection and separation of multi-analytes21
Bridging the spatiotemporal scales of macromolecular transport in crowded biomimetic systems21
Temperature dependent morphological evolution and the formation mechanism of anisotropic nano-aggregates from a crystalline-coil block copolymer of poly(p-dioxanone) and poly(ethylene glycol)21
Autofluorescence of hydrogels without a fluorophore21
Design of textured multi-layered structuresviamagnetically assisted slip casting21
Imaging and characterizing fluid invasion in micro-3D printed porous devices with variable surface wettability21
Tunable transition from hydration to monomer-supported lubrication in zwitterionic monolayers revealed by molecular dynamics simulation21
Amphiphilic brushes from metallo-supramolecular block copolymers21
Shape transformations of bilayer vesicles from amphiphilic block copolymers: a dissipative particle dynamics simulation study21
Aromatic identity, electronic substitution, and sequence in amphiphilic tripeptide self-assembly21
Poly(sodium acrylate) hydrogels: synthesis of various network architectures, local molecular dynamics, salt partitioning, desalination and simulation21
pH-Induced reorientation of cytochrome c on silica nanoparticles21
Structured and intrinsically disordered domains within Amphiphysin1 work together to sense and drive membrane curvature21
A small angle neutron scattering study of the thicknesses of vesicle bilayers formed from mixtures of alkyl sulfates and cationic bolaform surfactants21
The stabilization of primitive bicontinuous cubic phases with tunable swelling over a wide composition range21
Depletion induced vesicle-to-micelle transition from self-assembled rod–coil diblock copolymers with spherical magnetic nanoparticles21
Programming stiff inflatable shells from planar patterned fabrics21
Curvature elasticity of nematic liquid crystals: simply a matter of molecular shape? Insights from atomistic modeling21
Determining elasticity from single polymer dynamics21