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65. 

Shaoting Lin, Changyong Cao, Qiming Wang, Mark Gonzalez, John E. Dolbow, Xuanhe Zhao*, Design Stiff, Tough and Stretchy Hydrogels via Nanoscale Hybrid Crosslinking and Macroscale Fiber Reinforcement, Submitted for publication 

64. 

Qiming Wang, Dominick Robinson, and Xuanhe Zhao*, On-Demand Hierarchical Patterning with Electric Fields, Submitted for publication 

63. 

Zachary Kean, Jennifer Hawk, Shaoting Lin, Xuanhe Zhao, Rint Sijbesma, Stephen Craig*, Increasing the maximum achievable strain of a covalent polymer gel through the addition of mechanically invisible cross-links, Submitted for publication 

62. 

Xuanhe Zhao*, Qiming Wang, Harnessing Large Deformation and Instabilities of Soft Dielectrics: Theory, Experiment and Application, Applied Physics Review, In Press. Invited review by Applied Physics Review.

61. 

Vrad Levering#, Qiming Wang#, Phanindhar Shivapooja, Xuanhe Zhao*, Gabriel P. López*, Soft Robotic Concepts in Catheter Design: an On-demand Fouling-release Urinary Catheter, Advanced Healthcare Materials, DOI:10.1002/adhm.201400035 (2014) (#: Equal contribution) Supporting Information, Video 1, Reported by MedGadget, Plastics Today, The Scientist, Pratt News.

60. 

Gregory R. Gossweiler, Gihan B. Hewage, Gerardo Soriano, Qiming Wang, Garrett W. Welshofer, Xuanhe Zhao, Stephen L. Craig*, Reversible and Repeatable Mechanochemical Activation of Covalent Bonds in an Elastic Solid, ACS Macro Lett., 3, 216–219 (2014) Selected as 2013 ACS Arthur K. Doolittle Award

59. 

Nathaniel Huebsch, Evi Lippens, Kangwon Lee, Manav Mehta, Christopher Madl, Maria Xu, Xuanhe Zhao, Ovijit Chaudhuri, Catia Verbeke, Woo Seob Kim, Karen Alim, Akiko Mammoto, Donald Ingber, Georg Duda, David Mooney*, Matrix Elasticity Controls Bone Formation by Transplanted Stem Cells, Submitted for publication

58. 

Sungmin Hong, Youngmee Jung, Ringo Yen, Kam W Leong, George A Truskey*, and Xuanhe Zhao*, Magenetoactive Sponges for Dynamic Control of Microfluidic Flow Patterns in Microphysiological Systems, Lab on a Chip, 14, 514-521 (2014) Supporting Information, Video 1,  Video 2,  Video 3, Selected as Lab on a Chip Top 10%

57. 

Xuanhe Zhao*, Multi-scale Multi-mechanism Design of Tough Hydrogels: Building Dissipation into Stretchy Networks, Soft Matter, 10, 672 (2014) Most read articles of Soft Matter in Jan and Feb 2014.

56. 

Changyong Cao, Hon Fai Chan, Jianfeng Zang, Kam W. Leong,  Xuanhe Zhao*, Harnessing Localized Ridges for High-Aspect-Ratio Hierarchical Patterns with Dynamic Tunability and Multifunctionality, Advanced Materials, 26, 1633 (2014) Supporting Information, Video 1, Selected as Cover of Advanced Materials

55. 

Qiming Wang, Xuanhe Zhao*, Creasing-Wrinkling Transition in Elastomer Films under Electric Fields, Physical Review E, 88, 042403 (2013) Supporting Information, Video 1

54. 

Qiming Wang, Xuanhe Zhao*, Phase Diagrams of Instabilities in Compressed Film-Substrate Systems, Journal of Applied Mechanics, 81, 051004 (2013)

53. 

George Truskey*, Hardean Achneck, Nenad Bursac, Hon Fai Chan, Cindy Cheng, Cristina Fernandez, Sungmin Hong, Youngmee Jung, Tim Koves, William Kraus, Kam Leong, Lauran Madden, William Reichert, Xuanhe Zhao, Design Considerations for an Integrated Microphysiological Muscle Tissue for Drug and Tissue Toxicity Testing, Stem Cell Research & Therapy, 4, S10 (2013)

52. 

Changyong Cao, Xuanhe Zhao*, Tunable Stiffness of Electrorheological Elastomers by Designing Mesostructures, Applied Physics Letters, 103, 041901 (2013)

51. 

Harold S. Park*, Qiming Wang, Xuanhe Zhao, Patrick A. Klein, Electromechanical Instability on Dielectric Polymer Surface: Modeling and Experiment, Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 260, 40 (2013).

50. 

I-Chien Liao, Franklin T. Moutos, Bradley T. Estes, Xuanhe Zhao*, Farshid Guilak*, Composite three-dimensional woven scaffolds with interpenetrating network hydrogels to create functional synthetic articular cartilage, Advanced Functional Materials, 47, 5833-5839 (2013) Selected as Cover of Advanced Functional Materials; Reported by Economic Times, AZoM, R&D Magazine, Duke Today, Medical Design Technology, Pratt News,

49. 

Jianghong Wu, Jianfeng Zang, Aaron R. Rathmell, Xuanhe Zhao*, Benjamin J. Wiley*, Reversible Sliding in Networks of Nanowires, Nanoletters, 13, 2381 (2013) Supporting Information

48. 

Daniel Strange, Timothy Fletcher, Khaow Tonsomboon, Helen Brawn, Xuanhe Zhao, and Michelle Oyen*, Separating poroviscoelastic deformation mechanisms in hydrogels. Applied Physics Letters, 102, 031913 (2013).

47. 

Nathaniel Huebsch, Xuanhe Zhao, Cathal Kearney, Jaeyun Kim,Christine Cezar, Zhigang Suo and David J Mooney*, Switchable drug delivery via ultrasound-triggered disruption and self-healing of reversibly-crosslinked hydrogels. Submitted for publication

46. 

Jianfeng Zang, Seunghwa Ryu, Nicola Pugno, Qiming Wang, Qing Tu, Markus J. Buehler, Xuanhe Zhao*, Multifunctionality and Control of the Crumpling and Unfolding of Large-Area Graphene, Nature Materials, 12, 321 (2013) Selected as Top 10 Uses for the World's Strongest Material by Discovery News, Reported by ScienceWorld Report, AZoNano, and MRS Materials 360

45. 

Phanindhar Shivapooja#, Qiming Wang#, Beatriz Orihuela, Daniel Rittschof, Gabriel P. López*, Xuanhe Zhao*, Bioinspired Surfaces with Dynamic Topography for Active Control of Biofouling, Advanced Materials, 25, 1430  (2013) Supporting Information (#: Equal contribution) Selected as shortlist for Ship Technology Global Innovation in Energy Efficiency Awards 2013, Reported by NBC News MRS Materials 360, Tribology & Lubrication Technology, Raleigh News & Observer, Triangle Business Journal, Popular Science, and Duke Magazine.

44. 

Qiming Wang , Xiaofan Niu , Qibing Pei , Michael Dickey, Xuanhe Zhao*, Electromechanical Instabilities of Thermoplastics: Theory and In Situ Observation, Applied Physics Letters, 101, 141911 (2012). Supporting InformationVideo 1.

43. 

Darinka D Klumpers, Xuanhe Zhao, David J Mooney, Theo H. Smit*, Cellular Traction Forces in 3D Tissue Constructs Lead to Patterning and Spatially Regulated Differentiation, Integrative Biology, 5, 1174 (2013)

42. 

Jeong-Yun Sun, Xuanhe Zhao, Widusha R. K. Illeperuma, Ovijit Chaudhuri, Kyu Hwan Oh, David J. Mooney, Joost J. Vlassak, Zhigang Suo*, Highly stretchable and tough hydrogels, Nature, 489, 133 (2012) Supporting Information, Video 1,  Video 2,  Video 3Nature News

41. 

Qiming Wang, Mukarram Tahir, Jianfeng Zang, and Xuanhe Zhao*, Dynamic Electrostatic Lithography: Multiscale On-demand Patterning on Large-Area Curved Surfaces, Advanced Materials, 24, 1947–1951 (2012)  Advanced Materials Frontispiece, BBC Focus Magzine, MRS Materials 360, MIT Technology Review (Chinese version)

40. 

Qiming Wang, Zhigang Suo, Xuanhe Zhao*, Bursting Drops in Solid Dielectrics Caused by High Voltages, Nature Communications, 3, 1157 (2012). Supporting InformationVideo 1, Video 2, Video 3. Featured Image of Nature Communications, MRS Materials 360, Physics Today

39. 

Jianfeng Zang, Xuanhe Zhao, Yanping Cao*, John W. Hutchinson*, Localized Ridge Wrinkling of Stiff Films on Compliant Substrates, Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 60, 1265–1279 (2012)

38. 

Qiming Wang, Anirudh C. Mohan,  Michelle L. Oyen, Xuanhe Zhao*, Separating Viscoelasticity and Poroelasticity of Gels with Different Length and Time Scales, Acta Mechanica Sinica, 30, 20 (2014)

37. 

Lin Zhang, Qiming Wang, Xuanhe Zhao*, Mechanical Constraints Enhance Electrical Energy Densities of Soft Dielectrics, Applied Physics Letter, 99, 171906 (2011) Supporting Information.

36. 

Xuanhe Zhao*, A Theory for Large Deformation and Damage of Interpenetrating Polymer Networks, Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 60, 319–332 (2012)

35. 

Qiming Wang, Mukarram Tahir, Lin Zhang, Xuanhe Zhao*, Electro-creasing Instability in Deformed Polymers: Experiment and Theory, Soft Matter,7, 6583 (2011)

34. 

Qiming Wang, Lin Zhang, Xuanhe Zhao*, Creasing to Cratering instability in polymers under ultrahigh electric fields, Physical Review Letters, 106, 118301 (2011). Supporting InformationVideo 1.

33. 

Soo Jin Adrian Koh, Tiefeng Li, Jinxiong Zhou, Xuanhe Zhao, Wei Hong, Jian Zhu, Zhigang Suo*, Mechanisms of large actuation strain in dielectric elastomers, Journal of Polymer Science Part B: Polymer Physics, 49, 504 (2011)

32. 

Xuanhe Zhao, Soo Jin Adrian Koh, and Zhigang Suo*. Nonequilibrium thermodynamics of dielectric elastomers. International Journal of Applied Mechanics. 3, 203-217 (2011).

31. 

Shengqiang Cai, Yuhang Hu, Xuanhe Zhao, and Zhigang Suo*. Poroelasticity of a covalently crosslinked alginate hydrogel under compression. Journal of Applied Physics.108, 113514 (2010)

30. 

Sarah Vella, Xin Chen, Samuel Thomas, Xuanhe Zhao, Zhigang Suo, George Whitesides*, The Determination of the Location of Contact Electrification-Induced Discharge Events,Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 114, 20885 (2010)

29. 

Xuanhe Zhao, Jaeyun Kim, Christine Cezar, Nathaniel Huebsch,Kangwon Lee, Kamal Bouhadir, and David Mooney*, Active Scaffolds for On-demand Drug and Cell Delivery, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 108, 67 (2011). Supporting InformationVideo 1, Video 2, Video 3, and Video 4. Research highlight by Nature, Research highlight by Nature Materials, and Research highlght by PNAS,

28. 

Xuanhe Zhao and Zhigang Suo*, Theory of dielectric elastomers capable of giant deformation of actuation, Physical Review Letters 104, 178302 (2010)

27. 

Philseok Kim, Lauren D. Zarzar, Xuanhe Zhao, Alexander Sidorenko, Joanna Aizenberg*,  Microbristle in gels: Toward all-polymer reconfigurable hybrid surfaces, Soft Matter, 6, 750 (2010)

26. 

Yuhang Hu, Xuanhe Zhao, Joost Vlassak, Zhigang Suo*, Using indentation to characterize the poroelasticity of gels. Applied Physics Letters 96, 121904 (2010).

25. 

Romain Marcombe, Shengqiang Cai, Wei Hong, Xuanhe Zhao, Yuri Lapusta, Zhigang Suo*, A theory of constrained swelling of a pH-sensitive hydrogel. Soft Matter 6, 784-793 (2010).

24. 

Wei Hong, Xuanhe Zhao, Zhigang Suo*, Formation of creases on the surfaces of elastomers and gels. Applied Physics Letters 95, 111901 (2009).

23. 

Wei Hong, Xuanhe Zhao, Zhigang Suo*, Large deformation and electrochemistry of polyelectrolyte gels. Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids 58, 558-577 (2010).

22. 

Yuhang Hu, Xuanhe Zhao, Zhigang Suo*, Averting cracks caused by insertion reaction in lithium-ion batteries. Journal of Materials Research 25, 1007(2010).

21. 

Xuanhe Zhao, Zhigang Suo*, Electromechanical instability in semicrystalline polymers. Applied Physics Letters 95, 031904 (2009).

20

Soo Jin Adrian Koh, Xuanhe Zhao, and Zhigang Suo*, Maximal energy that can be converted by a dielectric elastomer generator. Applied Physics Letters 94, 262902 (2009).

19. 

Xin Zhou, Xuanhe Zhao, Zhigang Suo, Chen Zou, J. Runt, Sheng Liu, Shihai Zhang, Q.M. Zhang*, Electrical breakdown and ultrahigh electrical energy density in poly(vinylidene fluoride-hexafluoropropylene) copolymer. Applied Physics Letters 94, 162901, 2009.

18. 

Xuanhe Zhao, Zhigang Suo*, Method to analyze programmable deformation of dielectric elastomer layers. Applied Physics Letters, 93, 251902 (2008).

17. 

Tianhu He, Xuanhe Zhao and Zhigang Suo*, Equilibrium and stability of dielectric elastomer membranes undergoing inhomogeneous deformation. Journal of Applied Physics, 106, 083522 (2009).

16. 

Jiaping Zhang, Xuanhe Zhao, Zhigang Suo, Hanqing Jiang*, A finite element method for transient analysis of concurrent large deformation and mass transport in gels. Journal of Applied Physics, 105, 093522 (2009).

15. 

Xuanhe Zhao, Nathaniel D. Huebsch, David J. Mooney, Zhigang Suo*, Stress-relaxation behavior in gels with ionic and covalent crosslinks. Journal of Applied Physics 107, 063509 (2010).

14. 

Xuanhe Zhao, Zhigang Suo*, Electrostriction in elastic dielectrics undergoing large deformation. Journal of Applied Physics, 104, 123530 (2008).

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Mickael Moscardo, Xuanhe Zhao, Zhigang Suo*, Yuri Lapusta, On designing dielectric elastomer actuators. Journal of Applied Physics 104, 093503 (2008).

12. 

Xuanhe Zhao, Wei Hong, Zhigang Suo*, Inhomogeneous and anisotropic equilibrium state of a swollen hydrogel containing a hard core. Applied Physics Letters 92, 051904 (2008).

11. 

Wei Hong, Xuanhe Zhao, Zhigang Suo*, Drying-induced bifurcation in a hydrogel-actuated nanostructure. Journal of Applied Physics 104, 084905 (2008).

10. 

Wei Hong, Xuanhe Zhao, Jinxiong Zhou and Zhigang Suo*, A theory of coupled diffusion and large deformation in polymeric gels. Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids 56, 1779-1793 (2008). Top 10 Cited articles published in the last five years on JMPS.

9. 

Xuanhe Zhao, Wei Hong and Zhigang Suo*, Stretching and polarizing a dielectric gel immersed in a solvent. International Journal of Solids and Structures. 45, 4021-4031 (2008).

8. 

Xuanhe Zhao, Zhigang Suo*, Method to analyze electromechanical stability of dielectric elastomers, Applied Physics Letters 91, 061921 (2007).

7. 

Jinxiong Zhou, Wei Hong, Xuanhe Zhao, Zhiqian Zhang and Zhigang Suo*, Propagation of instability in dielectric elastomers. International Journal of Solids and Structures 45, 3739-3750 (2008).

6. 

Xuanhe Zhao, Wei Hong and Zhigang Suo*, Electromechanical coexistent states and hysteresis in dielectric elastomers, Physical Review B 76,134113 (2007).

5. 

Zhigang Suo*, Xuanhe Zhao and William H. Greene, A nonlinear field theory of deformable dielectrics. Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 56, 467-286 (2008) Top 10 Cited articles published in the last five years on JMPS.

4. 

Xuanhe Zhao, Yugong Wu*, Zhigang Fan, Fei Li, Three-dimensional simulations of the complex dielectric properties of random composites by finite element method, Journal of Applied Physics 95, 8110 (2004)

3. 

Zhigang Fan, Yugong Wu*, Xuanhe Zhao, Yuzhu Lu, Simulation of polycrystalline structure with Voronoi diagram in Laguerre geometry based on random closed packing of spheres, Computational Materials Science 29, 301 (2004)

2. 

Xuanhe Zhao, and Yugong Wu*, Evaluation of the fitting efficiency of General Effective Medium equation and its modification, Journal of Materials Science 39, 291 (2004).

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Yugong Wu*, Xuanhe Zhao, Fei Li, Zhigang Fan, Evaluation of mixing rules for dielectric constants of composite dielectrics by MC-FEM calculation on 3D cubic lattice, Journal of Electroceramics 11, 227 (2003)

 

Patent  (switch to Paper or Invited Talk)

4. 

Jeong-Yun Sun, Xuanhe Zhao, Widusha R.K. Illeperuma, Kyu Hwan Oh, David J. Mooney, Joost J. Vlassak, Zhigang Suo, Interpenetrating networks with covalent and ionic crosslinks for extremely stretchable and tough hydrogels, WO/ 2013/103956 (2013).

3. 

Gabriel Lopez, Vrad Levering, Xuanhe Zhao,  Phanindhar Shivapooja, Qiming Wang, Systems and Methods for Active Biofouling Control, WO/2013/049626 (2013).

2. 

David J. Mooney, Xuanhe Zhao,  Active Scaffolds for On-demand Drug and Cell Delivery, WO/2011/075516 (2011).

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Xuanhe Zhao, Nathaniel D. Huebsch, David J. Mooney, Zhigang Suo, On-demand and reversible drug release by external cue, WO/2010/093528, (2010)

 

Invited Talk   (switch to Paper or Patent)

32.

Xuanhe Zhao, Design Highly Stretchable, Tough and Biocompatible Hydrogels for Controlled Cell-Material Interactions in 3D, The 7th World Congress of Biomechanics, Boston, 07/2014

31.

Xuanhe Zhao, Bioinspired Transformative Skins: From Fundamental Physics to Applications, SIAM Annual Meeting, Chicago, 07/2014

30.

Xuanhe Zhao, Nanostructured Transformative Skin: From Instability to FunctionNanotech 2014, Washington DC, 06/2014.

29.

Xuanhe Zhao, Beyond Artificial Muscle: Bio-inspired Transformative Skin and Tunable Micro lens based on Dielectric Elastomers, EuroEAP, Linköping, Sweden, 06/2014.

28.

Xuanhe Zhao, Beyond Artificial Muscle: Bio-inspired Transformative Skin and Tunable Micro lens based on Dielectric Elastomers. SPIE Smart Structures and Materials, San Diego, CA, 03/2014

27.

Xuanhe Zhao,  Multi-scale Multi-mechanism Design of Tough and Bioactive Hydrogels: Theory, Experiment and Application,  Department of Mechanical Engineering, Northwestern University, 02/2014

26.

Xuanhe Zhao,  Multi-scale Multi-mechanism Design of Tough and Bioactive Hydrogels: Theory, Experiment and Application,  Department of Mechanical Engineering, MIT, 02/2014

25.

Xuanhe Zhao, Multi-scale Multi-mechanism Design of Tough and Bioactive Hydrogels: Theory, Experiment and Application,  Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, University of Texas Austin, 02/2014

24.

Xuanhe Zhao, Harnessing Instabilities on Hard/Soft Active Material Interfaces, Gordon Research Conference on the Science of Adhesion, South Hadley, MA, 07/2013

23.

Xuanhe Zhao,  Mechanical properties determine dielectric strengths of soft polymers, Polymers in Cables 2013, Miami, 05/2013

22.

Xuanhe Zhao, Soft Active Materials: When Engineering Meets Bioinspiration, The 5th Annual Triangle Soft Matter Workshop, Duke University, 05/2013

21.

Xuanhe Zhao, Multifunctionality and Control of Large-Area Graphene,  FIP Annual Symposium: Frontiers in Photonics, Fitzpatrick Institute for Photonics, Duke University, 03/2013

20.

Xuanhe Zhao, Bioinspired Electroactive Skin, Department of Materials Sciences and Engineering, University of Florida, 01/2013

19.

Xuanhe Zhao, Bioinspired Electroactive Skin, ASME 2012 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems, Stone Mountain, Georgia, 09/2012

18.

Xuanhe Zhao, Electroactive Skin for Antifouling, Douglas Machine Inc., Alexandria, MN, 06/2012

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Xuanhe Zhao, Engineering Soft Active Materials for a Better Life, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, UIUC, 04/2012

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Xuanhe Zhao, Engineering Soft Active Materials for a Better Life, Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, North Carolina State University, 03/2012

15

Xuanhe Zhao, Harnessing Electromechanical Instabilities in Insulating Polymers, Polymers in Cables 2012, Miami, 03/2012

14

Xuanhe Zhao, Harvesting Electromechanical Instability for Bio-inspired Antifouling, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, 02/2012

13

Xuanhe Zhao, Electroactive Skin: From Antibiofouling to Transfer Printing, MRS, Boston, 12/2011

12

Xuanhe Zhao, Transformative Skin: From Antibiofouling to Reliable Power Cable, Department of Chemistry, UNC Chapel Hill, 11/2011

11

Xuanhe Zhao, Engineering and Physics of Electroactive Polymers: From Micropatterning to Taylor Cone, Center for Nonlinear and Complex Systems, Duke University, 09/2011

10. 

Xuanhe Zhao, Engineering Soft Active Materials for a Better Life, Duke Engineering New Faculty Lecture, Duke University, 04/2011

9. 

Xuanhe Zhao, Harnessing Instability in Polymers under Electric Fields, APS, Dallas,  03/2011 

8. 

Qiming Wang, Xuanhe Zhao, Creasing instability in polymers under ultrahigh electric fields, Duke MEMS graduate student retreat, Duke University, 11/2011

7. 

Xuanhe Zhao, Mechanics of Soft Active Materials, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Florida, 03/2009

6. 

Xuanhe Zhao, Mechanics of Soft Active Materials, Department of Mechanical Engineering, North Carolina State University, 03/2009

5

Xuanhe Zhao, Mechanics of Soft Active Materials, Department of Mechanical Engineering, MIT, 02/2009

4. 

Xuanhe Zhao, Soft Active Materials, Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science, Duke University, 02/2009

3

Xuanhe Zhao, Soft Active Materials, Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science, Rice University, 02/2009

2. 

Xuanhe Zhao, Mechanics of Soft Active Materials, Department of Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics, Drexel University, 02/2009

1

Xuanhe Zhao, Soft Active Materials, Harvard Rowland Institute, Harvard University, 01/2009

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