Visualizing Interfacial Phenomena

Selected Publications

 Work featured on cover of  Journal of Polymer Science: Part B 2012 .

Work featured on cover of Journal of Polymer Science: Part B 2012.

 Work featured on cover of  Advanced Materials Interfaces 2017 .

Work featured on cover of Advanced Materials Interfaces 2017.


1.        J.E. Seppala, S.H. Han, K.E. Hillgartner, C.S. Davis, K.B. Migler, "Weld formation during material extrusion additive manufacturing." Soft Matter, Accepted 2017.

2.        C.S. Davis, K.E. Hillgartner, S.H. Han, J.E. Seppala, “Mechanical strength of welding zones produced by polymer extrusion additive manufacturing.” Additive Manufacturing, (6) 2017, 162. DOI: 10.1016/j.addma.2017.06.006.

3.        J.W. Woodcock, J.W. Gilman, R. Beams, C.S. Davis, N. Chen, S. Stranick, D. Shah, F. Volrath, “Observation of interfacial damage in a silk-epoxy composite, using a simple mechanorespoonsive fluorescent probe.” Advanced Materials Interfaces, (4) 2017, 1601018. DOI: 10.1002/admi.201601018. Featured on Journal Cover.

4.        D.M. Fox, R.S. Rodriguez, M.N. Devilbiss, J.W. Woodcock, C.S. Davis, R. Sinko, S. Keten, J.W. Gilman, “Simultaneously tailoring surface energies and thermal stabilities of cellulose nanocrystals using ion exchange: effects on polymer composites properties for transportation, infrastructure, and renewable energy applications.” ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, (40) 2016, 27270. DOI: 10.1021/acsami.6b06083.

5.        B. Natarajan, N.D. Orloff, R. Ashkar, S. Doshi, K.A. Twedt, A. Krishnamurthy, C.S. Davis, A.M. Forster, E. Thostenson, J. Obrzut, R. Sharma, J.A. Liddle, “Multiscale metrologies for process optimization of carbon nanotube polymer composites.” Carbon, (108) 2016, 381. DOI: 10.1002/admi.201770046.

6.        M. Zhu, T. Li, C.S. Davis, Y. Yao, J. Dai, Y. Wang, F. AlQatari, J.W. Gilman, L. Hu, “Transparent and haze wood composites for highly efficient broadband light management in solar cells.” Nano Energy, (26) 2016, 332. DOI: 10.1016/j.nanoen.2016.05.020

7.        C.S. Davis, N.D. Orloff, J.W. Woodcock, C.J. Long, K.A. Twedt, B. Natarajan, J.E. Seppala, J.J. McClelland, J. Obrzut, J.A. Liddle, J.W. Gilman, “Cure temperature influences composite electrical properties by carbon nanotube-rich domain formation.” Composites Science and Technology, (133) 2015, 23. DOI: 10.1016/j.compscitech.2016.07.012.

8.        C. S. Davis, D. L. Grolman, A. Karim, J.W. Gilman, "Perspective: What do we still need to understand to commercialize nanocellulose?" Green Materials, (3) 2015, 53. DOI: 10.1680/jgrma.15.00013.

9.        E. Kroner, C.S. Davis, “A Study of the Adhesive Foot of the Gecko: Translation of a Publication by Franz Weitlaner.” The Journal of Adhesion, (91) 2015, 481. DOI: 10.1080/00218464.2014.922418.

10.      C.S. Davis, F. Lemoine, T. Darnige, D. Martina, C. Creton, A. Lindner, ”Debonding mechanisms of soft materials at short contact times.” Langmuir, (35) 2014, 10626. DOI: 10.1021/la5023592.

11.      C.S. Davis, D. Martina, C. Creton, A. Lindner, A.J. Crosby, “Enhanced adhesion of elastic materials to small-scale wrinkles.” Langmuir, (28) 2012, 14899. DOI: 10.1021/la302314z.

12.      C.S. Davis, A.J. Crosby, “Wrinkle morphologies with two distinct wavelengths.” Journal of Polymer Science B, (50) 2012, 1225. DOI: 10.1002/polb.23104. Featured on Journal Cover.

13.      C.S. Davis, A.J. Crosby, “Mechanics of wrinkled surface adhesion.” Soft Matter, (7) 2011, 5373. DOI: 10.1039/C1SM05146F.

14.      G. Miquelard-Garnier, A.B. Croll, C.S. Davis, A.J. Crosby, "Contact-line mechanics for pattern control." Soft Matter. (6) 2010, 5789. DOI: 10.1039/C0SM00165A.