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Journal Papers

Li, J.-Q., Fan, T.-H., Taniguchi, T., Zhang, B., Phase-Field Modeling on Laser Melting of a Metallic Powder, Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer 117, 412-424 (2018). [Link]

Jenkins, J.A., Dube, L., Luo, Y., Fan, T.-H., Lei, Y., Zhao, J., A Polymer Hydrogel Modified Lateral Flow Sensing Platform, in review (2017).

Ma, X., Li, J.-Q., O’Connell, C., Fan, T.-H., Lei, Y., Experimental and Theoretical Study of Enzymatic Degradation using Autofluorescent BSA Microspheres, in review (2017).

Chen, J., Dong, Q., Huang, Y., Ma, X., Fan, T.-H., Bian, Z., Lei, Y., Rapid Self-Healing Protein Hydrogels with Autofluorescent Property, in review (2017).

He, Y., Taniguchi, T., Tuinier, R., Fan, T.-H., Flow Induced by an Oscillating Sphere in Probing Complex Viscosity of Polymer Solutions, in review (2017).

Ye, D., Bogner, R., Li, J.-Q., Fan, T.-H., Dissolution of a Colloidal Particle in an Oscillatory Flow, Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer 107, 489-499 (2017). [Link]

Song, H., He, C.-R., Basdeo, C., Li, J.-Q., Ye, D., Kalonia, D., Li, S.-Y., Fan, T.-H., Evaporation of Binary Mixtures and Precision Measurement by Crystal Resonator, Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer 100, 800-809 (2016). [Link]

Chen, J., Dong, Q., Ma, X., Fan, T.-H., Lei, Y., Repetitive Self-Healing in Ca2+ Induced Nanocomposite Protein Hydrogels, Scientific Reports 6: 30804 (2016). [Link]

Ma, X., Hargrove, D., Dong, Q., Song, D., Chen, J., Wang, S., Lu, X., Cho, Y.K., Fan, T.-H., Lei, Y., Novel Green and Red Autofluorescent Protein Nanoparticles for Cell Imaging and In Vivo Biodegradation Imaging and Modeling, RSC Advances 6, 50091-50099 (2016). [Link]

Ma, X., Wang, T., Song, D., Hargrove, D., Dong, Q., Luo, Z., Chen, J., Lu, X., Luo, Y., Fan, T.-H., Lei, Y., Protein Microspheres with Unique Green and Red Autofluorescence for Non-invasively Tracking and Modelling Their In Vivo Biodegradation, ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering 2(6), 954–962 (2016). [Link]

Ma, X., Sun, X., Hargrove, D., Chen, J., Song, D., Dong, Q., Lu, X., Fan, T.-H., Fu, Y., Lei, Y., A Biocompatible and Biodegradable Protein Hydrogel with Green and Red Autofluorescence: Preparation, Characterization and In Vivo Biodegradation Tracking and Modeling, Scientific Reports 6: 19370 (2016). [Link]

Rico-Guevara, A., Fan, T.-H., Rubega, M. A., Hummingbird Tongues are Elastic Micropumps, Proceedings of the Royal Society B 282, 20151014 (2015). [Link]  [Cover]

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Tuinier, R., Fan, T.-H., Taniguchi, T., Depletion and the Dynamics in Colloid-Polymer Mixtures, Curr. Opin. Colloid Interface Sci. 20(1), 66-70 (2015). [Link]

Karzar-Jeddi, M., Tuinier, R., Taniguchi, T., Fan, T.-H., Stochastic Interactions of Two Brownian Hard Spheres in the Presence of Depletants, Journal of Chemical Physics 140, 214906 (2014). [Link]

Hu, A., Fan, T.-H., Katsaras, J., Xia, Y., Li, M., Nieh, M.-P., Lipid-Based Nanodiscs as Models for Studying Mesoscale Coalescence – A Transport Limited Case, Soft Matter 10(28), 5055-5060 (2014). [Link] [Cover]

Taniguchi, T., Arai, Y., Tuinier, R., Fan, T.-H., How Flow Changes Polymer Depletion in a Slit, Eur. Phys. J. E  35: 88 (2012). [Link]

Fan, T.-H., Soontornworajit, B., Karzar-Jeddi, M., Xiaolong Zhang, and Wang, Y., An Aptamer-Functionalized Hydrogel for Controlled Protein Release: A Modeling Study, Soft Matter 7(19), 9326-9334 (2011). [Link]

Karzar-Jeddi, M., Olgac, N., Fan, T.-H., Dynamic Response of Micropipettes during Piezo-Assisted Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection, Phys. Rev. E 84, 041908 (2011). [Link]

Kim, B.-S., Fan, T.-H., Vinogradova, O. I., Thermal Softening of Superswollen Polyelectrolyte Microcapsules, Soft Matter 7, 2705-2708 (2011). [Link]

Diaz, J., Olgac, N., Karzar-Jeddi, M., Fan, T.-H., Visual Feedback Automation for ICSI with Rotationally Oscillating Drill (Ros-Drill©), Journal of Medical Devices 4, 024502 (2010). [Link]

Soontornworajit, B., Zhou, J., Shaw, M.T., Fan, T.-H., and Wang, Y., Hydrogel Functionalization with DNA Aptamers for Sustained PDGF-BB Release, Chemical Communications 46, 1857–1859 (2010). [Link]

Fan, T.-H., Tuinier, R., Hydrodynamic Interaction of Two Colloids in Nonadsorbing Polymer Solutions, Soft Matter 6, 647-654 (2010). [Link]

Diaz, J., Karzar-Jeddi, M., Olgac, N., Fan, T.-H., and Ergenc, A.F., Geometric Characterization of Cell Membrane of Mouse Oocytes for ICSI, Journal of Biomechanical Engineering 132, 121002 (2010). [Link]

Villa, M., Pope, S., Conover, J., and Fan, T.-H., Growth of Primary Embryo Cells in a Microculture System, Biomedical Microdevices 12, 253–261 (2010). [Link]

Tuinier, R., Fan, T.-H., Scaling of Nanoparticle Retardation in Semi-dilute Polymer Solutions, Soft Matter 4, 254-257 (2008). [Link]

Fan, T.-H., Xie, B., and Tuinier, R., Asymptotic Analysis of Tracer Diffusivity in Nonadsorbing Polymer Solutions, Phys. Rev. E 76, 051405 (2007). [Link]

Fan, T.-H., Dhont, J.K.G., and Tuinier, R., Motion of a Sphere Through a Polymer Solution, Phys. Rev. E 75, 011803 (2007).  [Link]

Tuinier, R., Dhont, J.K.G., and Fan, T.-H., How Depletion Affects Sphere Motion Through Solutions Containing Macromolecules, Europhys. Lett. 75, 929-935 (2006). [Link] [Cover]

Fan, T.-H., Vinogradova, O. I., Electrostatic Stretching of a Charged Vesicle, Langmuir 22, 9418-9426 (2006). [Link]

Fan, T.-H., Mayle, E. J., Kottke, P. A., and Fedorov, A. G., Simulation of Electroanalysis Using the Boundary Integral Method, Trends in Analytical Chemistry 25, 52-65 (2006). [Link]

Fan, T.-H., Vinogradova, O. I., Hydrodynamic Resistance of Close-Approached Slip Surfaces with a Nanoasperity or an Entrapped Nanobubble, Phys. Rev. E 72, 066306 (2005). [PDF]

Kim, B.-S., Fan, T.-H., Lebedeva, O. V., and Vinogradova, O. I., Superswollen Ultrasoft Polyelectrolyte Microcapsules, Macromolecules 38, 8066-8070 (2005). [PDF]

Fan, T.-H. and Fedorov, A. G., Transport Model of Chemical Secretion Process for Tracking Exocytotic Event Dynamics Using Electroanalysis, Analytical Chemistry 76, 4395-4405 (2004). [PDF]

Fan, T.-H. and Fedorov, A. G., Electrohydrodynamics and Surface Force Analysis in AFM Imaging of a Charged, Deformable Biological Membrane in a Dilute Electrolyte Solution, Langmuir 19, 10930-10939 (2003). [PDF]

Fan, T.-H. and Fedorov, A. G., Analysis of Hydrodynamic Interactions during AFM Imaging of Biological Membranes, Langmuir 19, 1347-1356 (2003). [PDF]

Fan, T.-H. and Fedorov, A. G., Apparent Radiative Properties and Radiation Scattering by a Semitransparent Hemispherical Shell, ASME Journal of Heat Transfer 124, 1088-1094 (2002). [PDF]

Fan, T.-H. and Fedorov, A. G., Radiative Transfer in a Semitransparent Hemispherical Shell, Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 73, 285-296 (2002). [PDF]

Fan, T.-H. and Fedorov, A. G., Visualization of Atomic Force Microscopy from Molecular Dynamics Simulations, ASME Journal of Heat Transfer 123, 619 (2001). [PDF]

Fan, T.-H. and Cheung, F. B., Modeling of Transient Turbulent Natural Convection in a Melt Layer with Solidification, ASME Journal of Heat Transfer 119, 544-552 (1997). [PDF]