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Recent Publications


2D Gel Network

A mesoscale model for the micromechanical study of gels

Abstract Gels are comprised of polymer networks swelled by some interstitial solvent. They are under... Read more
Rate dependent damage

Rate-Dependent Damage Mechanics of Polymer Networks with Reversible Bonds

Brief Description In this work, we develop a statistical theory of damage for transient networks... Read more
Ant Raft Treadmilling

Computational exploration of treadmilling and protrusion growth observed in fire ant rafts

Brief Description Cooperative behavior in organisms often permits groups to achieve collective tasks that are... Read more