Journal article "Rate-dependent fracture of transient networks" by Tong and Franck published in JMPS.

July 2, 2020

The paper can be found here .

"Mechanics of transiently cross-linked nematic networks" by Shankar and Franck now published in JMPS.

May 15, 2020

The article is now available online here .

Journal article "Dynamic competition of inflation and delamination in the finite deformation of thin membranes" by Eduard and Franck published in Soft Matter.

Aug. 21, 2019

This work is also chosen as the front cover of Issue 33, 2019, check this here .

Kick-off of 2nd Annual Non-Equilibrium Networks & Active Matter Workshop, 8/13 at 1:30pm on the 11th Floor of the Duane Physics Tower

Aug. 12, 2019

The 2nd Annual Non-Equilibrium Networks & Active Matter Workshop will be held on August 13-14 . The workshop will be held at F1117 and F1131 in the Duane Physics Tower at: 2000 Colorado Ave. Boulder, CO 80309 Check the full schedule of this event below. For more info, please visit here .

Journal article "On the blistering of thermo-sensitive hydrogel: the volume phase transition and mechanical instability" by Tong and Franck published in Soft Matter.

July 10, 2019

Check this paper here .

Journal article "Interplay of elastic instabilities and viscoelasticity in the finite deformation of thin membranes" by Edu and Franck published in Physical Review E.

April 17, 2019

Check this paper here .

Welcome Dr. Lin Xu to our group as a visiting scholar

April 7, 2019

Dr. Lin Xu is an Associate Professor in Jiangsu University, China. She is visiting our group for one year starting from March, 2019. Se will collaborate with us on the mechanics and instability of thermo-sensitive hydrogel. Welcome!

Congrats to Dr. Eduard Benet on the successful defense of his dissertation. He is off to a position at Matlab. Inc in Cambridge, U.K!

Jan. 14, 2019

Our new publication "How do fire ants control the rheology of their aggregations? A statistical mechanics approach" is released by Fox News

Nov. 27, 2018

Our recent journal article "How do fire ants control the rheology of their aggregations? A statistical mechanics approach" is published in the Journal of Royal Society Interface . This work is press released by Fox News, check this here .

Our new publication "How do fire ants control the rheology of their aggregations? A statistical mechanics approach" is highlighted on CU Boulder Today

Nov. 5, 2018

Our recent journal article "How do fire ants control the rheology of their aggregations? A statistical mechanics approach" is published in the Journal of Royal Society Interface . This work is press released by CU Boulder Today , check this here .

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