Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council
The University of Edinburgh
The University of Cambridge
The University of Oxford
T1. Rheological Control
  • Switching hydrodynamics in liquid crystal devices: a simulation perspective

    A. Tiribocchi, O. Henrich, J. S. Lintuvuori and D. Marenduzzo, Soft Matter 10 4580 (2014)

  • Discontinuous shear thickening without inertia in dense non-Brownian suspensions

    M. Wyart and M.E. Cates, PRL 112 098302 (2014)

  • Flexoelectric switching in cholesteric blue phases

    A. Tiribocchi, M.E. Cates, G. Gonnella, D. Marenduzzo, E. Orlandini, Soft Matter 9 4831 (2013)

  • Yielding and flow of concentrated Pickering emulsions

    M. Hermes and P.S. Clegg, Soft Matter 9 7568 (2013)

  • Rheology of cubic blue phases

    O. Henrich, K. Stratford, P.V. Coveney, M. E. Cates and D. Marenduzzo, Soft Matter 9 10256 (2013)

  • Rheology of lamellar liquid crystals in two and three dimensions

    O. Henrich, K. Stratford, D. Marenduzzo, P.V. Coveney, M. E. Cates, Soft Matter 8 3817 (2012)

  • Bulk rheology and microrheology of active fluids

    G. Foffano, J.S. Lintuvuori, A.N. Morozov, K. Stratford, M.E. Cates and D. Marenduzzo EPJ E 35 98 (2012)

T2. Adding Live Ingredients
  • The role of mechanical forces in the planar-to-bulk transition in growing E. coli microcolonies

    M.A. Grant, B. Waclaw, R. J. Allen and P. Cicuta, J. Roy. Soc. Interface 11, 20140400

  • Speed of invasion of an expanding population by a horizontally transmitted trait

    J. Vegenas-Ortiz, R. J. Allen and M. R. Evans, Genetics 196 497 (2014)

  • Switching of swimming modes in M. gryphiswaldense

    M. Reufer, R. Besseling, J. Schwarz-Linek, V.A. Martinez, A.N. Morozov, J. Arlt, D. Trubitsyn, F.B. Ward, W.C.K. Poon, Biophys. J. 106 37 (2014)

  • Enhanced diffusion of non-swimmers in a three-dimensional bath of motile bacteria

    A. Jepson, V.A. Martinez, J. Schwarz-Linek, A. Morozov, W.C.K. Poon, Phys. Rev. E 88 041002 (2013)

  • Colloids in Active Fluids: Anomalous Microrheology and Negative Drag

    G. Foffano, J.S. Lintuvuori, K. Stratford, M.E. Cates, D. Marenduzzo, PRL 109 028103 (2012)

T3. Active Self Assembly
  • Phase behaviour of active Brownian particles: the role of dimensionality

    J. Stenhammar, D. Marenduzzo, R.J. Allen and M.E. Cates, Soft Matter 10 1489 (2014)

  • Ionic effects in self-propelled Janus swimmers

    A. Brown and W.C.K. Poon, Soft Matter 10 4016 (2014)

  • Scalar phi-4 field theories for active particle phase separation

    R. Wittkowski, A. Tiribocchi, J. Stenhammar, R.J. Allen, D. Marenduzzo, M.E. Cates (Nat Comms., in press)

  • Constraint-driven condensation in large fluctuations of linear statistics

    J. Szavits-Nossan, M.R. Evans, S.N. Majumdar, PRL 112 020602 (2014)

  • Continuum Theory of Phase Separation Kinetics for Active Brownian Particles

    J. Stenhammar, A. Tiribocchi, R.J. Allen, D. Marenduzzo, M.E. Cates, PRL 111 145702 (2013)

  • Disordered exclusion process revisited

    J. Szavits-Nossan, J. Phys. A. 46 315001 (2013)

  • An exclusion process on a tree with constant aggregate hopping rate

    P. Mottishaw, B. Waclaw, M.R. Evans, J. Phys. A 46 405003 (2013)

  • Malliavin Weight Sampling for Computing Sensitivity Coefficients in Brownian Dynamics Simulations

    P.B. Warren and R.J. Allen, PRL 109 250601 (2012)

  • Osmosis in a minimal model system

    T.W. Lion and R.J. Allen, J. Chem. Phys. 137 244911 (2012)

M1. Soft Energy Materials
  • Self-assembly of colloid-cholesteric composites provides a possible route to switchable optical materials

    K. Stratford, O. Henrich, J. S. Lintuvuori, M. E. Cates and D. Marenduzzo, Nature Communications 5, doi:10.1038/ncomms4954 (2014)

  • The dynamics of colloidal intrusions in liquid crystals,

    G. Foffano, J.S. Lintuvuori, A. Tiribocchi, D. Marenduzzo, Liq. Cr. Rev. in press (2014)

  • Making a Robust Interfacial Scaffold: Bijel Rheology and its Link to Processability,

    M.N. Lee, J.H.J. Thijssen, J.A. Witt, P.S. Clegg, A. Mohraz, Adv. Funct. Mat. 23 417

M2. Exotic Emulsions
  • Colloidal Aggregation in Mixtures of Partially Miscible Liquids by Shear-Induced Capillary Bridges

    N. Hijnen and P. S. Clegg, Langmuir 30 5763 (2014)

  • Squeezing particle-stabilized emulsions into biliquid foams - equation of state

    L. Maurice, R.A. Maguire, A.B. Schofield, M.E. Cates, P.S. Clegg, J.H.J. Thijssen, Soft Matter 32 7757 (2013)

  • Assembling cellular networks of colloids via emulsions of partially miscible liquids: A compositional approach

    N. Hijnen, P.S. Clegg Mat. Horizons 1 360 (2014)

  • Colloidal Templating at a Cholesteric-Oil Interface

    J.S. Lintuvuori, A.C. Pawsey, K. Stratford, M.E. Cates, P.S. Clegg, D. Marenduzzo, PRL 110 187801 (2013)

M3. Colloid/polymer composites
  • Delayed solidification of soft glasses: new experiments, and a theoretical challenge

    Y. M. Joshi, A. Shahin and M. E. Cates, Faraday Disc. 158, 313 (2012)

  • Slip of gels in colloid-polymer mixtures under shear

    P. Ballesta, N. Koumakis, R. Besseling, W.C.K. Poon, G. Petekidis, Soft Matter 9, 3237 (2013)

M4. Protein aggregates
  • Mechanistic and environmental control of the prevalence and lifetime of amyloid oligomers,

    R.J.Morris, K. Eden, R. Yarwood, L. Jourdain, R.J.Allen, C.E. MacPhee, Nature Comms 4 1891 (2013)

  • BslA is a self-assembling bacterial hydrophobin that coats the Bacillus subtilis biofilm,

    L. Hobley, A. Ostrowski, F.V. Rao, K.M. Bromley, M. Porter, A.R. Prescott, C.E. MacPhee, D.M.F. van Aalten, N.R. Stanley-Wall, PNAS 110 13600 (2013)

  • Effect of Protonation State on the Stability of Amyloid Oligomers Assembled from TTR(105-115),

    M. Porrini, U. Zachariae, P.E. Barran, C.E. MacPhee, J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 4 1233 (2013)

  • Modelling amyloid fibril formation kinetics: mechanisms of nucleation and growth,

    J.E. Gillam, C.E. MacPhee, J. Phys. Cond. Matt. 37 373101 (2013)