Publications

Submitted:

[81] M. Guttag, D. Yan, and P.M. Reis, “Programmable aerodynamic drag on active dimpled cylinders”, submitted, under review (2018).


2018:

[80] P.M. Reis, F. Brau, and P. Damman, “The mechanics of slender structures” Nature Physics, 14, 1150-1151 (2018)[html, pdf]

[79] C. Baek and P.M. Reis, “Rigidity of hemispherical elastic gridshells under point load indentation” Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 124, 411-426 (2019).  [html, pdf]

[78] J. Marthelot, E. F. Strong, P. M. Reis, and P.-T. Brun, “Designing soft materials with interfacial instabilities in liquid films” Nature Communications, 9, 4477 (2018). [html, pdf]

[77] J. Miller, N. Wicks, P.M. Reis, and T. Su, “Method and system for extending reach in deviated wellbores using selected injection speed” U.S. Patent 10,041,313, issued August 7 (2018) [html].

[76] J. Miller, N. Wicks, J. Pabon, and P.M. Reis, “Method and system for extending reach in deviated wellbores using selected vibration frequency” U.S. Patent 10,030,456, issued July 24 (2018) [html].

[75] J. Marthelot, E. F. Strong, P. M. Reis, and P.-T. Brun, “Solid structures generated by capillary instability in thin liquid films” Phys. Rev. Fluids, 3, 100506 (2018). [html, pdf, poster]

[74] M. Guttag, H.H. Karimi, C. Falcón, and P.M. Reis, “Aeroelastic deformation of a perforated strip” Phys. Rev. Fluids, 3, 014003 (2018). [html, pdf]

[73] M.K. Jawed, N. Hadjiconstantinou, D. Parks, P.M. Reis, “Patterns of carbon nanotubes by flow-directed deposition on substrates with architectured topographies” Nano Lett.18, 1660-1667 (2018). [html, pdf]

[72] C. Baek, A.O. Sageman-Furnas, M.K. Jawed, and P.M. Reis, “Form finding in elastic gridshells” Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A., 115, 75 (2018). [html, pdf] (Supplementary Information, including videos [html, pdf])


2017:

[71] M. Guttag and P.M. Reis, “Active aerodynamic drag reduction on morphable cylinders” Phys. Rev. Fluids, 2, 123903 (2017). [html, pdf

[70] R. Al-Rashed, F. López Jiménez, J. Marthelot, and P.M. Reis, “Buckling patterns in biaxially pre-stretched bilayer shells: wrinkles, creases, folds and fracture-like ridges” Soft Matter, 13, 7969-7978 (2017). [html, pdf]

[69] J. Marthelot, F. López Jiménez, A. Lee, J. Hutchinson, and P.M. Reis, “Buckling of a pressurized hemispherical shell subjected to a probing force” J. Appl. Mech., 84, 121005 (2017). [html, pdf]

[68] J. Marthelot, P.-T. Brun, F. López Jiménez, and P.M. Reis, “Reversible patterning of spherical shells through constrained buckling” Phys. Rev. Materials, 1, 025601 (2017). [html, pdf]

[67] M.K. Jawed and P.M. Reis, “Dynamics of a flexible helical filament rotating in a viscous fluid near a rigid boundary” Phys. Rev. Fluids, 2, 034101 (2017). [html, pdf]

[66] F. López Jiménez, J. Marthelot, A. Lee, J.W. Hutchinson, and P.M. Reis, “Knockdown factor for the buckling of spherical shells containing large-amplitude geometric defects” J. Appl. Mech., 84, 034501 (2017). [html, pdf]


2016:

[65] F. López Jiménez, P. Upadhyaya, P.M. Reis, and S. Kumar, “Soft optical composites for tunable transmittance” Extreme Mech. Lett., 9, 297 (2016). [html, pdf]

[64] A. Lee, F. López Jiménez, J. Marthelot, J.W. Hutchinson, and P.M. Reis, “The geometric role of precisely engineered imperfections on the critical buckling load of spherical elastic shells” J. Appl. Mech., 83, 111005 (2016). [html, pdf]

[63] A. Lee, P. -T. Brun, J. Marthelot, G. Balestra, F. Gallaire, and P. M. Reis, “Fabrication of slender elastic shells by the coating of curved surfaces” Nature Communications, 7, 11155 (2016). [html, pdf]

[62] F. López Jiménez, N. Stoop, R. Lagrange, J. Dunkel, and P. M. Reis, “Curvature-Controlled Defect Localization in Elastic Surface Crystals” Phys. Rev. Lett., 116, 104301 (2016). [html, pdf] (Cover Story [html, pdf])

[61] R. Lagrange, F. López Jiménez, D. Terwagne, M. Brojan, and P.M. Reis, “From wrinkling to global buckling of a ring on a curved substrate” J. Mech. Phys. Solids, 89, 77-95 (2016). [html, pdf]

[60] C. G. Mulcahy, T. Su, N. Wicks, and P.M. Reis, “Extending the Reach of a Rod Injected Into a Cylinder Through Axial Rotation” J. Appl. Mech., 83, 051003 (2016). [html, pdf]

[59] F. López Jiménez, S. Kumar, and P.M. Reis, “Soft color composites with tunable optical transmittance” Adv. Opt. Mater., 4, 620 (2016). [html, pdf]

[58] M.K. Jawed and P.M. Reis, “Deformation of a soft helical filament in an axial flow at low Reynolds number” Soft Matter, 12, 1898-1905 (2016). [html, pdf]


2015:

[57] M.K. Jawed, N. Khouri, F. Da, E. Grinspun, and P.M. Reis, “Propulsion and instability of flexible helical rod rotating in a viscous fluid” Phys. Rev. Lett., 115, 168101 (2015). [html, pdf]

[56] P.M. Reis, H.M. Jaeger, and M. van Hecke, “Designer Matter: A perspective”, Extreme Mech. Lett., 5, 25-29 (2015) [html, pdf].

[55] P.M. Reis, F. López Jiménez, and J. Marthelot, “Transforming architecture inspired by origami” Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A., 112(40), 12234-12235 (2015). [html, pdf]

[54] P.M. Reis, “A Perspective on the Revival of Structural (in)stability with Novel Opportunities for Function: from Buckliphobia to Buckliphilia” J. App. Mech., 82, 111001 (2015). [html, pdf]

[53] M.K. Jawed, P. Dieleman, B. Audoly, and P.M. Reis, “Untangling the Mechanics and Topology in the Frictional Response of Long Overhand Elastic Knots” Phys. Rev. Lett., 115, 118302 (2015). [html, pdf] (Supplemental Material [pdf]) (Physics Focus)

[52] M.K. Jawed, P.-T. Brun, and P.M. Reis, “A geometric model for the coiling of an elastic rod deployed onto a moving substrate” J. Appl. Mech., 82, 1210007 (2015). [html, pdf]

[51] J.T. Miller, T. Su, E.B. Dussan, J. Pabon, N. Wicks, K. Bertoldi, and P.M. Reis, “Buckling-induced lock-up of a slender rod injected into a horizontal cylinder” Int. J. Solids Struct., 72, 153-164 (2015). [html, pdf]

[50] M. Fryer, D. Terwagne, P.M. Reis, and H. Nepf, “Fabrication of flexible blade models from a silicone-based polymer to test the effect of surface corrugations on drag and blade motion” Limnol. Oceanogr. Methods, 13, 630-639 (2015). [html, pdf]

[49] J.T. Miller, T. Su, J. Pabon, N. Wicks, K. Bertoldi, and P.M. Reis, “Buckling of a thin rod inside a horizontal cylindrical constraint” Extreme Mech. Lett., 3, 36-44 (2015). [html, pdf]

[48] N. Stoop, R. Lagrange, D. Terwagne, P.M. Reis, and J. Dunkel, “Curvature-induced symmetry breaking selects elastic surface patterns” Nature Materials, 14, 337–342 (2015). [html, pdf] (Supplementary Information [html, pdf]).

[47] J.T. Miller, C.G. Mulcahy, J. Pabon, N. Wicks, and P.M. Reis, “Extending the Reach of a Rod Injected into a Cylinder Through Distributed Vibration” J. Appl. Mech., 82, 021003 (2015). [html, pdf]

[46] A. Lazarus and P.M. Reis, “Soft Actuation of Structured Cylinders through Auxetic Behavior” Adv. Eng. Mater., 17, 815-820 (2015). [html, pdf]


2014:

[45] M.K. Jawed and P.M. Reis, “Pattern morphology in the elastic sewing machine” Extreme Mechanics Letters, 1, 76-82 (2014) [html, pdf]. (Supplementary Information [html, pdf])

[44] M. Brojan, D. Terwagne. R. Lagrange, and P.M. Reis, “Wrinkling crystallography on spherical surfaces” Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A., 112, 14-19 (2014). [html, pdf]

[43] A. Nasto and P.M. Reis, “Localized Structures in Indented Shells: a Numerical Investigation” J. Appl. Mech., 81, 121008 (2014). [html, pdf]

[42] M.K. Jawed, F. Da, J. Joo, E. Grinspun, and P.M. Reis, “Coiling of elastic rods on rigid substrates” Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A., 111, 14663 (2014). [html, pdf] (Supplementary Information, including videos [html, pdf])

[41] T. Su, J. Liu, D. Terwagne, P.M. Reis, and K. Bertoldi, “Buckling of an elastic rod embedded on an elastomeric matrix: planar vs. non-planar configurations” Soft Matter, 10, 6294-6302 (2014). [html, pdf] (Supplementary Information [html, pdf])

[40] A.W. Epstein, S. Rudolph, H.H. Einstein, and P.M. Reis, “Enhancing Design Students’ Comfort and Versatility in the Shop: A Project-Based Approach.” Proc. Amer. Soc. Eng. Edu. Annual Conference, paper # 2014-9085 (2014). [html, pdf]

[39] D. Terwagne, M. Brojan, and P.M. Reis, “Smart Morphable Surfaces for Aerodynamic Drag Control” Adv. Mater., 26, 6608 (2014). [html, pdf] (Supplementary Information [html, pdf]) Cover Story [html,pdf]

[38] J.T. Miller, A. Lazarus, Basile Audoly, and P.M. Reis, “Shapes of a Suspended Curly Hair” Phys. Rev. Lett, 112, 068103 (2014). [html, pdf] (Editor’s Suggestion & Cover Story)


2013:

[37] A. Lazarus, J.T. Miller, M. Metlitz, and P.M. Reis, “Contorting a heavy and naturally curved elastic rod” Soft Matter, 9, 8274 (2013). [html, pdf] (Special themed issue on “Geometry and Topology of Soft Materials”)

[36] A. Nasto, A. Ajdari, A. Lazarus, A. Vaziri, and P.M. Reis, “Localization of deformation in thin shells under indentation” Soft Matter 9, 6796 (2013). [html, pdf] (Special Themed Issue on “Emerging Investigators in Soft Matter”)

[35] A. Lazarus, J.T. Miller, and P.M. Reis, “Continuation of equilibria and stability of slender elastic rods using an asymptotic numerical method” J. Mech. Phys. Solids., 61(8), 1712(2013). [html, pdf]


2012:

[34] A. Lazarus, H. C. B. Florijn, and P. M. Reis, “Geometry-Induced Rigidity in Nonspherical Pressurized Elastic Shells” Phys. Rev. Lett, 109, 144301 (2012). [html, pdf] (Cover [pdf], Editor’s Suggestion and Physics Focus).

[33] J. Shim, C. Perdigou, E.R. Chen, K. Bertoldi, and P.M. Reis, “Buckling induced encapsulation of structured elastic shells under pressure” Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A., 109, 16 (2012). [html, pdf] (Supplementary Information [pdf])


2011:

[32] P.M. Reis, “Thin films: Folded in hierarchy” Nature Materials 10, 907 (2011). [html, pdf]

[31] H. Vandeparre, M. Pineirua, F. Brau, B. Roman, J. Bico, C. Gay, W. Bao, C.N. Lau, P.M. Reis, and P. Damman, “Wrinkling Hierarchy in Constrained Thin Sheets from Suspended Graphene to Curtains” Phys. Rev. Lett, 106, 224301 (2011) [html, pdf]. (Cover Story [pdf])

[30] A-T. Akono, P.M. Reis, and F-J. Ulm, “Scratching as a Fracture Process: From Butter to Steel” Phys. Rev. Lett, 106, 204302 (2011). [html, pdf] (Physical Review Focus)

[29] J.M. Aristoff, R. Stocker, P.M. Reis, and S. Jung, “On the water-lapping of felines and the water-running of lizards: a unifying physical perspective” Communicative & Integrative Biology, 4, 213-215 (2011). [html, pdf]

[28] R. Stocker, S. Jung, J. Aristoff, and P.M. Reis, “Response to Comment on “How Cats Lap: Water Uptake by Felis catus”” Science, 334, 331-c (2011). [html, pdf] (Original Comment by M. Nauenberg [html, pdf])


2010:

[27] P.M. Reis, S. Jung, J. Aristoff, and R. Stocker “How Cats Lap: Water uptake by Felis catus” Science, 330 , 1231 (2010). [html, pdf] (Cover Story, Supporting Online Material [html, pdf])

[26] P.M. Reis, J. Hure, S. Jung, J.W.M. Bush, and C. Clanet, “Grabbing Water” Soft Matter, 6, 5705 (2010). [html, pdf] (selected as a ‘hot article‘)

[25] P. Buchak, C. Eloy, and P.M. Reis, “The Clapping Book: wind-driven oscillations in a stack of elastic sheets” Phys. Rev. Lett., 105, 194301 (2010). [html, pdf]

[24] P.S. Raux, P.M. Reis, J.W.M. Bush, and C. Clanet, “Rolling ribbons” Phys. Rev. Lett., 105, 044301 (2010). [html, pdf] (selected as “Editor Suggestion”)

[23] D. Sen, K. Novoselov, P.M. Reis, and M.J. Buehler, “Tearing of graphene sheets from adhesive substrates produces tapered nanoribbons” Small, 6, 1108 (2010). [html, pdf] (Supplementary Info [html, pdf])


2009:

[22] K. Bertoldi, P.M. Reis, S. Willshaw, and T. Mullin, “Negative Poisson’s ratio behavior induced by an elastic instability” Adv. Mater., 21, 1 (2009). [html, pdf]

[21] M.D. Shattuck, R.A. Ingale, and P.M. Reis, “Granular Thermodynamics” AIP Conf. Proc., 1145, 43 (2009). [html, pdf]

[20] P.M. Reis, F. Corson, A. Boudaoud, and B. Roman, “Localization through surface folding in solid foams under compression” Phys. Rev. Lett, 103, 045501 (2009). [html, pdf]

[19] D. Vella, J. Bico, A. Boudadoud, B. Roman, and P.M. Reis, “The macroscopic delamination of thin films from elastic substrates” Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A., 106, 10901 (2009). [html, pdf]

[18] S. Jung, P.M. Reis, J. James. C. Clanet, and J.W. Bush, “Capillary Origami in Nature” Phys. Fluids, 21, 091110 (2009). [html, pdf]


2008:

[17] P.M. Reis, B. Audoly, and B. Roman, “Cracking sheets: Oscillatory fracture paths in thin elastic sheets ” Chaos, 18, 041108 (2008). [html, pdf]

[16] E. Hamm, P.M. Reis, M. LeBlanc, B. Roman, and E. Cerda, “Tearing as a test for mechanical characterization of thin adhesive films” Nature Materials, 96, 386 (2008). [html,pdf] (Supplementary Material [html, pdf], Front Cover [html, pdf], [Video])

[15] P.M. Reis, A. Kumar, M.D. Shattuck, and B. Roman, “Unzip Instabilities: straight to oscillatory transitions in the cutting of thin elastic sheets” Europhys. Lett., 82, 64002 (2008). [html, pdf]


2007:

[14] P.M. Reis, R.A. Ingale, and M.D. Shattuck, “Forcing independent velocity distributions in an experimental granular fluid” Phys. Rev. E, 74, 051311 (2007). [html, pdf]

[13] P.M. Reis, R.A. Ingale, and M.D. Shattuck, “Caging dynamics in a granular fluid” Phys. Rev. Lett., 98, 188301 (2007). [html, pdf]


2006:

[12] P.M. Reis, T. Sykes, and T. Mullin, “Phases of granular segregation in a binary mixture” Phys. Rev. E, 74, 051306 (2006). [html, pdf]

[11] P.M. Reis, R.A. Ingale, and M.D. Shattuck, “Crystallization of a quasi-two-dimensional granular fluid” Phys. Rev. Lett., 96, 258001 (2006). [html, pdf]

[10] P.M. Reis, B. Roman, and B. Audoly, “Oscillating fracture paths in thin elastic sheets: when geometry rules the fracture path” Proceedings of the 16th European Conference on Fracture, Alexandroupolis, Greece, “Fracture of Nano and Engineering Materials and Structures”, 119 (Springer 2006). [pdf]


2005:

[9] B. Audoly, B. Roman, and P.M. Reis, “Cracks in Brittle thin Sheets: When Geometry Rules the Fracture Path” Phys. Rev. Lett., 95, 025502 (2005). [html, pdf]

[8] B. Audoly, B. Roman, and P.M. Reis, “Comment on The Cycloidal Wake of a cylinder Tearing Through a Thin Sheet” Phys, Rev. Lett., 94, 129601 (2005). [html, pdf]

[7] G. Ehrhardt, A. Stephenson, and P.M. Reis, “Segregation Mechanisms in a Numerical Model of a Binary Granular Mixture” Phys. Rev. E, 71, 041301 (2005). [html, pdf]

[6] B. Audoly, P.M. Reis, and B. Roman, “Oscillating fracture paths in thin brittle sheets: when geometry rules the fracture path” Proceedings of the XI International Conference on Fracture, Turin, Italy, ed. A. Carpinteri (2005). [pdf]


2004:

[5] B. Roman, B. Audoly, and P.M. Reis, “La déchirure en fermeture éclair” Pour la Science, 323 (September 2004).

[4] P.M. Reis, G. Ehrhardt, A. Stephenson, and T. Mullin, “Gases, Liquids and Crystals in Granular Segregation” Europhys. Lett., 66, 357 (2004). [html, pdf]


2003:

[3] B. Roman, P.M. Reis, B. Audoly, S. de Villiers, V. Vignie, and D. Vallet, “Oscillatory fracture paths in thin elastic sheets” C.R. de Mecanique, 331, 881 (2003). [html, pdf]

[2] P.M. Reis, G. Ehrhardt, and T. Mullin, “Segregation phases in a vibrated binary granular layer” Unifying concepts in the Physics of Glasses and Granular media, Capri, Italy, eds. A. Coniglio, A. Fierro, H.J. Herrmann and M. Nicodemi, 99 (Elsevier Science 2003). [html, pdf]


2002:

[1] P.M. Reis and T. Mullin, “Granular Segregation as a Critical Phenomenon” Phys. Rev. Lett., 89, 244301 (2002). [html, pdf]