Google Scholar Profile from C. S. Dutcher.  


  • [70] Dutcher, C.S. Droplet microfluidics for studying surfactant-rich interfaces found in aerosols, emulsions and foams. Science Talks (2022). 
  • [69] Chatzigiannakis, E., Chen, Y., Bachnak, R., Dutcher, C.S., Vermant, J. Studying coalescence at different lengthscales: from films to droplets, Rheological Acta (2022)
  • [68] Zhan, L., Rao, J.S., Sethia, N., Slama, M.Q., Han, Z., Tobolt, D., Etheridge, M., Peterson, Q.P., Dutcher, C.S., Bischof, J.C., Finger, E.B., Pancreatic islet cryopreservation by vitrification achieves high viability, function, recovery, and clinical scalability for transplantation, Nature Medicine (2022). 10.1038/s41591-022-01718-1


  • [67] Liu, S. and Dutcher, C.S. "Measurements of Static and Dynamic Bubble Surface Tension Using a Deformation-Based Microfluidic Tensiometer", The Journal of Physical Chemistry B (2021). 10.1021/acs.jpcb.1c06710
  • [66] Roy, P., Mael, L.E., Hill, T.C.J., Mehndiratta, L., Peiker, G. House, M.L., DeMott, P.J., Grassian, V.H., Dutcher, C.S., Ice nucleating activity and residual particle morphology of bulk seawater and sea surface microlayer, ACS Earth and Space Chemistry (2021).
  • [65] Panwar, V., Metaxas, A.E., Dutcher, C.S. Polyelectrolyte solutions in Taylor-Couette flows, Journal of Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics (2021).  
  • [64] Makhnenko, I., Colby, C., Alonzi, E., Fredericks, S., Dutcher, C.S., "Review of Liquid Sheet Breakup: Perspectives from Agricultural Sprays" Journal of Aerosol Science (2021).
  • [63] Ingram, S., Rovelli, G., Song, Y.C., Topping, D., Dutcher, C.S., Liu, S., Nandy, L., Shiraiwa, M.,  Reid, J., Accurate Prediction of Organic Aerosol Evaporation Using Kinetic Multilayer Modelling and the Stokes-Einstein Equation, Journal of Physical Chemistry A (2021)
  • [62] Wu, Y., Parrish, C., Micklavzina, B.L., Suszynski,W.J., Woshnak, L.L., Mitmesser, S.H., Kumar,S., Dutcher, C.S., Ge, H. Flow behavior of concentrated tricalcium phosphate suspensions in oil through injection for softgel encapsulation, International Journal of Pharmaceutics (2021).
  • [61] Narayan, S., Sourav, B., Moravec, D.B.; Hauser, B.G.; Dallas, A.J. Zasadzinski, J.A, Dutcher, C.S. Dilatational rheology of water-in-diesel fuel interfaces: Effect of surfactant concentration and bulk-to-interface exchange.Soft Matter (2021). 10.1039/D1SM00064K
  • [60] Roy P., House, M. & Dutcher C.S. A Microfluidic Device for Automated High Throughput Detection of Ice Nucleation of Snomax. Micromachines (2021). 10.3390/mi12030296
  • [59] Roy P., Liu S.& Dutcher C.S. Droplet interfacial tensions and phase transitions measured in microfluidic channels. Annual Review of Physical Chemistry, 72, 3.1-3.25 (2021). 10.1146/annurev-physchem-090419-105522 
  • [58] Liu, S.and Dutcher, C.S. Concentration Depth Profile-based Multilayer Sorption Surface Tension Model for Aqueous Solutions. Journal of Physical Chemistry A (2021)10.1021/acs.jpca.0c10232 (highlighted in Virtual Issue entitled "Atmospheric Aerosol Research", jointly published from ACS Earth and Space Chemistry and The Journal of Physical Chemistry A).
  • Sept 2022:  Graduate student Shihao Liu has just accepted a position at Intel as a Packaging R&D Engineer, to start after he graduates in 2023!   Congratulations, Shihao!  
  • [57] Church, J., Willner, M.R., Renfro, B.R., Chen, Y., Diaz, D., Lee, W.H., Dutcher, C.S., Lundin, J.G., Paynter, D.M., Impact of Interfacial Tension and Critical Micelle Concentration on Bilgewater Oil Separation, Journal of Water Process Engineering (2021). DOI: 10.1016/j.jwpe.2020.101684.  
  • [56] Metaxas, A.E., Panwar, V., Olson, R.L., and Dutcher C.S., Ionic strength and molecular weight effects on floc formation and growth in Taylor-Couette flows. Soft Matter (2021).  DOI: 10.1039/D0SM01517B.


  • [55] Chen, Y., Narayan, S., and Dutcher C.S., Phase-dependent surfactant transport on the microscale: Interfacial tension and droplet coalescence.  Langmuir (2020).  DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.0c02476.
  • [54] Narayan, S., Moravec, D.B., Dallas, A.J., and Dutcher, C.S. Droplet shape relaxation in a four-channel microfluidic hydrodynamic trap, Physical Review Fluids (2020). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevFluids.5.113603.
  • [53] Metaxas, A.E., Coughlin, M.L., Hansen, C.K., Bates, F.S., Lodge, T.P., and Dutcher, C.S., Microfluidic filament thinning of aqueous, fibrillar methylcellulose solutions, Physical Review Fluids (2020). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevFluids.5.113302.
  • [52] Narayan, S., Metaxas, A. E., Bachnak, R. Neumiller, T. and Dutcher, C. S. Zooming in on the role of surfactants in droplet coalescence at the macro- and microscale, Current Opinion in Colloid & Interface Science (2020). DOI: 10.1016/j.cocis.2020.08.010.
  • [51] Roy, P., Mael, L., Makhnenko, I., Martz, R., Grassian, V., Dutcher, C. Temperature-dependent phase transitions of aqueous droplet systems in microfluidic traps, ACS Earth and Space Chemistry (2020). DOI: 10.1021/acsearthspacechem.0c00114.
  • [50] Narayan S., Makhnenko, I., Moravec, D.B., Hauser, B.G., Dallas, A.J. and Dutcher C.S, Insights into the microscale coalescence behavior of surfactant-stabilized droplets using a microfluidic hydrodynamic trap, Langmuir (2020). DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.0c01414.
  • [49] Hooshanginejad, A., Dutcher, C.S., Shelley, M.; Lee, S., Droplet breakup in a stagnation-point flow, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 109(A19) (2020). DOI: 10.1017/jfm.2020.560.
  • [48] Micklavzina, B.L., Metaxas, A.E., Dutcher, C.S., Microfluidic rheology of methylcellulose solutions in hyperbolic contractions and the effect of salt in shear and extensional flows. Soft Matter, 16(22), 5273-5281 (2020) DOI: 10.1039/D0SM00371A.
  • [47] Chen, Y. and Dutcher, C.S., Size dependent droplet interfacial tension and surfactant transport in liquid–liquid systems, with applications in shipboard oily bilgewater emulsions, Soft Matter, 16, 2994-3004 (2020). DOI: 10.1039/C9SM01892A.


  • [46] Nandy, L., Liu, S., Gunsbury, C., Wang, X., Pendergraft, M., Prather, K., Dutcher, C.S, Multistep Phase Transitions in Sea Surface Microlayer Droplets and Aerosol Mimics using Microfluidic Wells. ACS Earth and Space Chemistry, 3(7), 1260-1267 (2019) DOI: 10.1021/acsearthspacechem.9b00121.
  • [45] Riva, M., Chen, Y., Zhang, Y., Lei, Z., Olson, N.E., Boyer, H.C., Narayan, S., Yee, L., Green, H., Cui, T., Zhang, Z., Baumann, K., Fort, M., Edgerton, E., Budisulistiorini, S.H., Rose, C., Ribeiro, I., e Oliveira, R., dos Santos, E., Machado, C., Szopa, S., Zhao, Y., Alves, E.G., de Sá, S.S., Hu, W., Knipping, E.M., Shaw, S.L., Duvoisin, S., de Souza, R., Palm, B.B., Jimenez, J.L., Glasius, M., Goldstein, A.H., Pye, H., Gold, A., Turpin, B.J., Vizuete, W., Martin, S.T., Thornton, J.A., Dutcher, C.S., Ault, A., Surratt, J.D. Increasing Isoprene Epoxydiol-to-Inorganic Sulfate Aerosol (IEPOX:Sulfinorg) Ratio Results in Extensive Conversion of Inorganic Sulfate to Organosulfur Forms: Implications for Aerosol Physicochemical Properties. Environmental Science & Technology, 53(15), 8682-8694 (2019) DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.9b01019.
  • [44] Miles, R., Glerum, M.W., Boyer, H.C., Walker, J.S., Dutcher, C.S., Bzdek, B. Surface Tensions of Picoliter Droplets with Sub-Millisecond Surface Age. Journal of Physical Chemistry A 123, 13, 3021-3029 (2019). DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpca.9b00903.


  • [43] Metaxas, A., Wilkinson, N., Raethke, E., Dutcher, C.S. In situ polymer flocculation and growth in Taylor-Couette flows, Soft Matter, 14, 8627-8635 (2018) DOI: 10.1039/c8sm01694a.
  • [42] Craig, R., Peterson, P., Nandy, L., Lei, Z., Hossain, M., Camarena, S., Dodson, R, Cook, R., Dutcher, C.S., Ault, A. Direct Determination of Aerosol pH: Size-Resolved Measurements of Submicron and Supermicron Aqueous Particles. Analytical Chemistry 90 (19), 11232-11239 (2018). DOI: 10.1021/acs.analchem.8b00586.
  • [41] Wilkinson, N.A. and Dutcher, C.S. Axial Mixing and Vortex Stability to in-situ Radial Injection in Taylor-Couette Laminar and Turbulent Flows, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 854, 324-347 (2018) DOI: 10.1017/jfm.2018.596.
  • [40] Narayan, S., Moravec, D. B., Hauser, B. G., Dallas, A. J., Dutcher, C.S. Removing water from diesel fuel: Understanding the impact of droplet size and surfactant transport on liquid-liquid separation of water-in-fuel microemulsions, Energy and Fuels, 32 (7), 7326-7337 (2018) DOI: 10.1021/acs.energyfuels.8b00502.
  • [39] Marshall, F. H., Berkemeier, T., Shiraiwa, M. Nandy, L., Ohm, P. B., Dutcher, C.S., Reid, J.P., Influence of Particle Viscosity on Mass Transfer and Heterogeneous Ozonolysis Kinetics in Aqueous-Sucrose-Maleic Acid Aerosol, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 20, 15560-15573 (2018) DOI: 10.1039/c8cp01666f.
  • [38] Nandy, L. and Dutcher, C.S. Phase Behavior of Ammonium Sulfate with Organic Acid Solutions in Aqueous Aerosol Mimics Using Microfluidic Traps. Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 122 (13), 3480-3490 (2018) DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcb.7b10655.
  • [37] Ruud, E. and Dutcher, C.S. Electrohydrodynamic aggregation with vertically inverted systems. Physical Review E, 97 (2), 022614 (2018) DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.97.022614.
  • [36] Morozova, S., Schmidt, P.W., Metaxas, A., Bates, F.S., Lodge, T.P. and Dutcher, C.S. Extensional flow behavior of methylcellulose solutions containing fibrils. ACS Macro Letters, 7, 347 - 352 (2018) DOI: 10.1021/acsmacrolett.8b00042.
  • [35] Metcalf, A.R., Narayan, S. and Dutcher, C.S., A Review of Microfluidic Concepts and Applications for Atmospheric Aerosol Science, Aerosol Science & Technology, 52 (3), 310 - 329 (2018) DOI: 10.1080/02786826.2017.1408952.
  • [34] Wilkinson, N.A., Metaxas, A., Quinney, C., Wickramaratne, S., Reineke, T.M., and Dutcher, C.S., pH Dependence of Bentonite Aggregate Size and Morphology on Polymer-Clay Flocculation, Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 537 (20), 281 - 286 (2018) DOI: 10.1016/j.colsurfa.2017.10.007.


  • [33] Nandy, L. and Dutcher, C.S. Isotherm-Based Thermodynamic Model for Solute Activities of Asymmetric Electrolyte Aqueous Solutions. Journal of Physical Chemistry A 121 (37), 6957 - 6965 (2017) DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpca.7b03649.
  • [32] Wilkinson, N.A. and Dutcher, C.S. Taylor-Couette Flow with Radial Fluid Injection. Review of Scientific Instruments, 8 (88), 083804 (2017) DOI: 10.1063/1.4997340.
  • [31] Craig, R., Nandy, L., Axson, J., Dutcher, C.S., Ault, A. Spectroscopic Determination of Aerosol pH from Acid-Base Equilibria in Inorganic, Organic, and Mixed Systems. Journal of Physical Chemistry A 121 (30), 5690 - 5699 (2017) DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpca.7b05261.
  • [30] Wilkinson, N.A., Metaxas, A., Brichetto, E., Wickramaratne, S., Reineke, T.M., and Dutcher, C.S., Ionic Strength Dependence of Aggregate Size and Morphology on Polymer-Clay Flocculation, Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 529 (20), 1037 - 1046 (2017) DOI: 10.1016/j.colsurfa.2017.06.085.
  • [29] Boyer, H.C. and Dutcher, C.S. Atmospheric Aqueous Aerosol Surface Tensions: Isotherm-based Modeling and Biphasic Microfluidic Measurements. Feature Article in Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 121 (25), 4733 - 4742 (2017) DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpca.7b03189.
  • [28] Marsh, A., Miles, R.E.H., Rovelli, G., Cowling, A. G., Nandy, L., Dutcher, C.S., Reid, J.P., H.C., Bzdek, B., Reid, J.P., and Dutcher, C.S. Influence of Organic Compound Functionality on Aerosol Hygroscopicity: Dicarboxylic Acids, Alkyl-Substituents, Sugars and Amino Acids. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 17, pp 5583 - 5599 (2017) DOI: 10.5194/acp-2016-1051.
  • [27] Boyer, H.C., Bzdek, B., Reid, J.P., and Dutcher, C.S. A Statistical Thermodynamic Model for Surface Tension of Organic and Inorganic Aqueous Mixtures. Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 121 (1), pp 198 - 205 (2017) DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpca.6b10057.


  • [26] Boyer, H.C., and Dutcher, C.S. Statistical Thermodynamic Model for Surface Tension of Aqueous Organic Acids with Consideration of Partial Dissociation. Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 120 (25), pp 4368 - 4375 (2016) DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpca.6b01469.
  • [25] Nandy, L, Ohm, P.B., and Dutcher, C.S. Isotherm-Based Thermodynamic Models for Solute Activities of Organic Acids with Consideration of Partial Dissociation. Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 120 (24), pp 4147 - 4154 (2016) DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpca.6b01904.
  • [24] Wilkinson, N.A., Metaxas, A., Ruud, E.D., Raethke, E., Wickramaratne, S., Reineke, T.M., and Dutcher, C.S., Internal Structure Visualization of Polymer - Clay Flocculants using Fluorescence, Colloids and Interface Science Communications, 10-11, pp 1-5 (2016) DOI: 10.1016/j.colcom.2016.03.002.
  • [23] Rindelaub, J., Craig, R., Nandy, L., Bondy, A., Dutcher, C.S., Shepson, P., Ault, A. Direct Measurement of pH in Individual Particles via Raman Microspectroscopy and Variation in Acidity with Relative Humidity. Journal of Physical Chemistry A 120 (6), pp 911 - 917 (2016) DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpca.5b12699.
  • [22] Metcalf, A.R., Boyer, H.C., and Dutcher, C.S. Interfacial Tensions of Aged Organic Aerosol Particle Mimics using a Biphasic Microfluidic Platform. Environmental Science and Technology, 50 (3), pp 1251-1259 (2016) DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.5b04880.
  • [21] Ruud, E.D., Wilkinson, N.A., and Dutcher, C.S. Polymer and Particle Dynamics and Assembly in Varied Hydrodynamic Fields. Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics, Young Talent in Polymer Science Special Issue, 217 (3) pp 390 - 402 (2016) DOI: 10.1002/macp.201500392.
  • [20] Marshall, F.H., Miles, R.E.H., Song, Y.C., Ohm, P.B., Power, R.M., Reid, J.P., and Dutcher, C.S. Diffusion and Reactivity in Ultraviscous Aerosol and the Correlation with Particle Viscosity. Chemical Science 7, pp 1298 - 1308 (2016). DOI: 10.1039/C5SC03223G.


  • [19] Boyer, H., Wexler, A.S., Dutcher, C.S. Parameter Interpretation and Reduction for a Unified Statistical Mechanical Surface Tension Model. Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 6 (17), pp 3384 - 3389 (2015) DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpclett.5b01346
  • [18] Ohm, P., Asato, C., Wexler, A.S., Dutcher, C.S. An Isotherm-Based Thermodynamic Model for Electrolyte and Non-Electrolyte Solutions, incorporating Long- and Short-Range Electrostatic Interactions. Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 119 (13), pp 3244-3252 (2015) DOI: 10.1021/jp512646k
  • [17] Woehl, T.J., Chen, B. J., Heatley, K., Talken, N.H., Dutcher, C.S., Ristenpart, W.D. Bifurcation in the equilibrium height of colloidal particles near an electrode in oscillatory electric fields. Physical Review X, 5, 011023 (2015) DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevX.5.011023
  • [16] Cai, C., Stewart, D. J., Reid, J.P., Zhang, Y., Ohm, P., Dutcher, C.S., and Clegg, S.L. Organic Component Vapor Pressures and Hygroscopicities of Aqueous Aerosol Measured by Optical Tweezers. Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 119 (4), pp 704-718 (2015). DOI: 10.1021/jp510525r


  • [15] Woehl, T.J., Heatley, K. L. Dutcher, C.S., Talken, N.H. & Ristenpart, W.D. Electrolyte-dependent aggregation of colloidal particles near electrodes in oscillatory electric fields. Langmuir, 30 (17), 4887-4894 (2014). DOI: 10.1021/la4048243


  • [14] Dutcher, C.S., Woehl, T.J., Talken, N.H. & Ristenpart, W.D. Hexatic-to-disorder transition in colloidal crystals near electrodes: Rapid annealing of polycrystalline domains. Physical Review Letters, 111, 128302 (2013). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.111.128302
  • [13] Wexler, A.S. & Dutcher, C.S. Statistical Mechanics of Multilayer Sorption: Surface Tension. Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 4 (10), 1723-1726 (2013). DOI: 10.1021/jz400725p
  • [12] Dutcher, C.S., Ge, X., Wexler, A.S. & Clegg, S.L. An isotherm-based thermodynamic model of aqueous solutions, applicable over the entire concentration range. Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 117 (15), 3198-3213 (2013). DOI: 10.1021/jp310860p
  • [11] Dutcher, C.S. & Muller, S.J. Effects of moderate elasticity on the stability of co- and counterrotating Taylor-Couette flows. Journal of Rheology, 57 (3), 791 - 812 (2013). DOI: 10.1122/1.4798549

2006 - 2012

  • [10] Dutcher, C.S., Ge, X., Wexler, A. S. & Clegg, S. L. Statistical mechanics of multilayer sorption. 2. Systems containing multiple solutes. Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 116, 1850-1864 (2012). DOI: 10.1021/jp2084154
  • [9] Dutcher, C.S. & Muller, S.J. Effects of weak elasticity on the stability of high Reynolds number co- and counter-rotating Taylor-Couette flows. Journal of Rheology, 55 (6) 1271-1295 (2011). DOI: 10.1122/1.3626584
  • [8] Dutcher, C.S., Ge, X., Wexler, A. S. & Clegg, S. L. Statistical mechanics of multilayer sorption: Extension of the Brunauer-Emmett-Teller (BET) and Guggenheim-Anderson-deBoer (GAB) adsorption isotherms. Journal of Physical Chemistry C 115 (33) 16474-16487 (2011). DOI: 10.1021/jp203879d
  • [7] Dutcher, C.S., Wexler, A. S. & Clegg, S. L. Surface tensions of inorganic multicomponent aqueous electrolyte solutions and melts. Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 114: 12216-12230 (2010). DOI: 10.1021/jp105191z
  • [6] Gulati, S., Dutcher, C.S., Liepmann, D. & Muller, S.J. Elastic secondary flows in sharp 90 degree micro-bends: A comparison of PEO and DNA solutions. Journal of Rheology, 54 (2) 375-392 (2010). DOI: 10.1122/1.3308643
  • [5] Dutcher, C.S. & Muller, S.J. Spatio-temporal mode dynamics and transitions to turbulence in high aspect ratio Newtonian Taylor-Couette flows. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 641: 85-113 (2009). DOI: 10.1017/S0022112009991431
  • [4] Dutcher, C.S. & Muller, S.J. The effects of drag reducing polymers on flow stability: Insights from the Taylor-Couette problem. Korea-Australia Rheology Journal, 21 (4) 213-223 (2009). WOS: 000273384600004
  • [3] Dutcher, C.S. & Venerus, D.C. Compliance Effects on the Torsional Flow of a Viscoelastic Fluid. Journal of Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics, 150:154-161 (2008). DOI: 10.1016/j.jnnfm.2007.10.010
  • [2] Dutcher, C.S. & Muller, S.J. Explicit analytic formulae for Newtonian Taylor-Couette primary instabilities. Physical Review E, 75 (4), 047301 (2007). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.75.047301
  • [1] Zaman, A.A. & Dutcher, C.S. Viscosity of Electrostatically Stabilized Dispersions of Monodispersed, Bimodal, and Trimodal Silica Particles. Journal of American Ceramic Society, 89 (2) 422-430 (2006). DOI: 10.1111/j.1551-2916.2005.00725.x
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