Hayden Fowler
Graduate Student • White Group


BS Chemical Engineering, University of Alabama in Huntsville, 2018


  • GAANN Fellow, S2019, AY 2019-2020
  • Dean's Graduate Assistantship, AY 2018-2019

Selected Publications

  • Fowler, H. E.; Donovan, B. R.; McCracken, J. M..; Lopez-Jimenez, F.; White, T. J., . "Localizing Genesis in Polydomain Liquid Crystal Elastomers." Soft Matter. 2019, in press.
  • Donovan, B. R.; Fowler, H. E..; Matavulj, V.; White, T. J. Mechanotropic Elastomers. Angewandte Chemie. 2019, 58, 13744-13748.
  • McCracken, J. M.; Tondiglia, V. P.; Auguste, A. D.; Godman, N. P.; Bagnall, B. N.; Fowler, H. E.; Baxter, C. M.; Matavulj, V.; Berrigan, J. D.; White, T. J. Microstructured Photopolymerization of Liquid Crystalline Elastomers in Oxygen-rich Environments. Advanced Functional Materials. 2019, 29, 1903761.

Research Interests

Functional mechanical responses in liquid crystal elastomers, flexible electronics, soft robotics