Peer-reviewed articles:


Y. Qiang, N. Manohar, K.J. Stebe, D. Lee, “Polymer blend-filled nanoparticle films via monomer-driven infiltration of polymer and photopolymerization,” 2018, Advance Article


N.D. Bade, R.D. Kamien, R.K. Assoian, K.J. Stebe, “Curvature and Rho activation differentially control the alignment of cells and stress fibers,” Sci. Adv., 2017, 3 (9), e1700150

N. Manohar, K.J. Stebe, D. Lee, “Solvent-driven Infiltration of Polymer (SIP) into Nanoparticle Packings,” ACS Mac. Lett., 2017, 6 (10), 1104-1108

S.D. Hann, K.J. Stebe, D. Lee, “All-Aqueous Assemblies via Interfacial Complexation: Toward Artificial Cell and Microniche Development,” Langmuir, 2017, 33 (39), 10107-10117

M.A. Gharbi, D.A. Beller, N. Sharifi-Mood, R. Gupta, R.D. Kamien, S. Yang, K.J. Stebe. “Elastocapillary driven assembly of particles at free-standing smectic-A films,” 2017, arXiv preprint:1709.08253

I.B. Liu, N. Sharifi-Mood, K.J. Stebe, “Capillary Assembly of Colloids: Interactions on Planar and Curved Interfaces,” 2017, arXiv preprint:1710.05258

M.F. Haase, H. Jeon, N. Hough, J.H. Kim, K.J. Stebe, D. Lee, “Multifunctional nanocomposite hollow fiber membranes by solvent transfer induced phase separation,” 2017, Nat. Comm., 8 (1), 1234

I.B. Liu, G. Bigazzi, N. Sharifi-Mood, L. Yao, and K.J. Stebe, "Curvature capillary repulsion," Phys. Rev. Fluids, 2017, 2, 100501

T.H.R. Niepa, L. Vaccari, R.L. Leheny, M. Goulian, D. Lee, K.J. Stebe, "Films of Bacteria at Interfaces (FBI): Remodeling of Fluid Interfaces by Pseudomonas aeruginosa", 2017, arXiv preprint:1707.04337

I.B. Liu, G. Bigazzi, N. Sharifi-Mood, L. Yao, K.J. Stebe, "Curvature capillary repulsion", 2017, arXiv preprint:1706.10022

L. Tran, M.O. Lavrentovich, G. Durey, A. Darmon, M.F. Haase, N. Li, D. Lee, K.J. Stebe, R.D. Kamien, T. Lopez-Leon, "A change in stripes for cholesteric shells via anchoring in moderation", 2017, arXiv preprint:1706.0460

L.C. Bradley, N.D. Bade, L. Mariani, K.T. Turner, D. Lee, K.J. Stebe, "Rough Adhesive Hydrogels (RAd gels) for Underwater Adhesion" ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 2017, 9 (33), pp 27409–27413

D.J. Shea, Y.W. Li, K.J. Stebe, K. Konstantopoulos, "E-selectin-mediated rolling facilitates pancreatic cancer cell adhesion to hyaluronic acid", The FASEB Journal, 2017, doi: 10.1096/fj.201700331R

L. Vaccari, M. Molaei, T.H.R. Niepa, D. Lee, R.L. Leheny, K.J. Stebe, "Films of bacteria at interfaces", Advances in Colloid and Interface Science, 2017, 247, 561-572

S. Das, E.B. Steager, K.J. Stebe, V. Kumar, "Simultaneous control of spherical microrobots using catalytic and magnetic actuation", 2017, International Conference on Manipulation, Automation and Robotics at Small Scales (MARSS), DOI: 10.1109/MARSS.2017.8001924

G. Duan, M. F. Haase, K.J. Stebe, D. Lee, "One-Step Generation Salt-Responsive Polyelectrolyte Microcapsules via Surfactant Organized Nanoscale Interfacial Complexation in Emulsions (SO NICE)", Langmuir, 2017, DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.7b01526

L.C. Bradley, W.-H. Chen, K.J. Stebe, D. Lee, "Janus and Patchy Colloids at Fluid Interfaces", Curr. Opin. Colloid Interface Sci., 2017, 25-33

T.H.R. Niepa, L. Hou, H. Jiang, M. Goulian, H. Koo, K.J. Stebe, D. Lee, "Corrigendum: Microbial Nanoculture as an Artificial Microniche", Scientific Reports, 2017, 7, 42568

N. D. Bade, R. Kamien, R. Assoian, K.J. Stebe, "Patterned Cell Alignment in Response to Macroscale Curvature", Biophys. J., 2017,DOI:

D. Kim, A. Sengupta, T.H.R. Niepa, B.-H. Lee, A. Weljie, V.S. Freitas-Blanco, R.M. Murata, K.J. Stebe, D. Lee, H. Koo, "Candida albicans stimulates Streptococcus mutans microcolony development via cross-kingdom biofilm-derived metabolites", Scientific Reports, 2017, 7, 41332

S.D. Hann, D. Lee, K.J. Stebe, "Tuning interfacial complexation in aqueous two phase systems with polyelectrolytes and nanoparticles for compound all water emulsion bodies (AWE-somes)", Phys. Chem. Chem. DOI: 10.1039/C7CP02809A

S.D. Hann, K.J. Stebe, D. Lee, "AWE-somes: All Water Emulsion Bodies with Permeable Shells and Selective Compartments", ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2017, 9 (29), 25023–25028

N. Li, N. Sharifi-Mood, F. Tu, D. Lee, R. Radhakrishnan, T. Baumgart, and K. J. Stebe, "Curvature-Driven Migration of Colloids on Tense Lipid Bilayers", Langmuir, 2017, 33, 600–610


M.F. Haase, K.J. Stebe, D. Lee, "Continuous Fabrication of Hierarchical and Asymmetric Bijel Microparticles, Fibers, and Membranes by Solvent Transfer-Induced Phase Separation (STRIPS)", Adv. Mat., 2016, 27, 7065–7071

L. C. Bradley, K. J. Stebe, D. Lee "Clickable Janus Particles", Journal of the American Chemical Society, DOI: 10.1021/jacs.6b05633.

S. D. Hann, T. H. R. Niepa, K. J. Stebe, D. Lee "One-step generation of cell-encapsulating compartments via polyelectrolyte complexation in an aqueous two phase system", ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, DOI: 10.1021/acsami.6b07939.

T. H. R. Niepa, L. Hou, H. Jiang, M. Goulian, H. Koo, K. J. Stebe and D. Lee "Microbial Nanoculture as an Artificial Microniche", Scientific Reports, 2016, 6, 30578.

N. Sharifi-Mood, I.B. Liu, K.J. Stebe, "Capillary Interactions on Fluid Interfaces: Opportunities for Directed Assembly" 2015 in Proc. of the Int. School of Physics 'Enrico Fermi', Varenna on Lake Como, Villa Monastero.

Y. Luo, F. Serra, D. A. Beller, M. A. Gharbi, N. Li, S. Yang, R. D. Kamien, K. J. Stebe, "Around the corner: Colloidal assembly and wiring in groovy nematic cells", Phys. Rev. E , 93 , 032705

Y. Luo, F. Serra, K.J. Stebe, "Experimental realization of the 'lock-and-key' mechanism in liquid crystals", Soft Matter, 2016, 12, 6027-6032

L. Tran, M. O. Lavrentovich, D. A. Beller, N. Li, K. J. Stebe, R. D. Kamien, "Lassoing Saddle-Splay: Geomeotrical Control of Topological Defects", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., 2016, 113, 7106–7111

I.B. Liu, N. Sharifi-Mood, K.J. Stebe. "Curvature-driven assembly in soft matter", Phil. Trans. R. Soc. A, 2016, 374: 20150133.

N. Sharifi-Mood, I.B. Liu, K.J. Stebe, "Reply to the Comments on 'Curvature capillary migration of microspheres' by P. Galatola and A. Wurger", Soft Matter, 2016, 12, 333-336

D. Wong, I.B. Liu, E.B. Steager, K.J. Stebe, V. Kumar, "Directed Micro Assembly of Passive Particles at Fluid Interfaces Using Magnetic Robots", International Conference on Manipulation, Automation and Robotics at Small Scales (MARSS), 2016 (Nominated for Best Student Paper Award)

M.F. Haase, N. Sharifi-Mood, D. Lee, K.J. Stebe, "in situ Mechanical Testing of Nanostructured Bijel Fibers", ACS Nano, 2016, 10 (6), pp 6338–6344

W.-S. Wei, M.A. Gharbi, M.A. Lohr, T. Still, M.D. Gratale, T.C. Lubensky, K.J. Stebe, A.G. Yodh, "Dynamics of ordered colloidal particle monolayers at nematic liquid crystal interfaces", Soft Matter, 2016, 12, 4715-4724

E. Lee, Y. Xia, R.C. Ferrier Jr., H.-N. Kim, M.A. Gharbi, K.J. Stebe, R.D. Kamien, R.J. Composto, and S. Yang, "Fine Golden Rings: Tunable Surface Plasmon Resonance from Assembled Nanorods in Topological Defects of Liquid Crystals", Adv. Mat., 2016, 28, 2731-2736


M. A. Gharbi, I. B. Liu, Y. Luo, F. Serra, N. D. Bade, H. -N. Kim, Y. Xia, R. D. Kamien, S. Yang, K. J. Stebe, "Smectic Gardening on Curved Landscapes", Langmuir, 2015, 31(40), 11135-11142

L. Vaccari, D. B. Allan, N. Sharifi-Mood, A.R. Singh, R.L. Leheny, K. J. Stebe, "Films of bacteria at interfaces: three stages of behaviour", Soft Matter, 2015,11, 6062-6074

N. Sharifi-Mood, I.B. Liu, K.J. Stebe, "Capillary Curvature Migration of Microspheres" Soft Matter, 2015, 11, 6768-6779

A. Honglawan, D.S. Kim, D.A. Beller, D.K. Yoon, M.A. Gharbi, K.J. Stebe, R.D. Kamien and S. Yang, "Synergistic assembly of nanoparticles in smectic liquid crystals", Soft Matter, 2015, 11, 7367-7375

Y. Xia, F. Serra, R.D. Kamien, K.J. Stebe, S. Yang, "Direct mapping of local director field of nematic liquid crystals", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., 2015, 112, 50, 15291–15296, doi: 10.1073/pnas.1513348112

I. B. Liu, M.A. Gharbi, V. L. Ngo, R. D. Kamien, S. Yang and K. J. Stebe, "Elastocapillary interactions on nematic films", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., 2015

F. Serra, M.A. Gharbi, Y. Luo, I. Liu, N.D. Bade, R.D. Kamien, S. Yang, K.J. Stebe, "One-step assembly of a (reconfigurable) smectic liquid crystal 'compound eye' on a curved interface", Adv. Opt. Mat., 2015

S.D. Hann, M. Goulian, D. Lee, and K.J. Stebe, "Trapping and Assembly of Living Colloids at Water-Water Interfaces", Soft Matter, 2015, 11, 1733-1738

V. Garbin, I. Jenkins, T. Sinno, J. C. Crocker, and K. J. Stebe, "Interactions and stress relaxation in monolayers of soft nanoparticles at fluid-fluid interfaces", Phys. Rev. Lett.,2015, 114, 10, 108301

L. Yao, N. Sharifi-Mood, I.B. Liu, and K.J. Stebe "Capillary migration of microdisks on curved interfaces", J. Colloid Int. Sci. 2015, 449, 436-442

Y.-R. Huang, Y. Jiang, J.L. Hor, R. Gupta, L. Zhang, K. J. Stebe, G. Feng, K.T. Turner and D. Lee, "Polymer Nanocomposite Films with Extremely High Nanoparticle Loadings via Capillary Rise Infiltration (CaRI)", Nanoscale, 2015,7, 798-805


D.A. Allan, D.M. Firester, V.P. Allard, D.H. Reich, K.J. Stebe, R.L. Leheny, "Linear and nonlinear microrheology of lysozyme layers forming at the air-water interface", Soft Matter, 2014, 10, 7051-7060

M.A. Lohr, M. Cavallaro, Jr., D.A. Beller, K.J. Stebe, R.D. Kamien, P.J. Collings, A.G. Yodh, "Elasticity-dependent self-assembly of micro-templated chromonic liquid crystal films", Soft Matter, 2014, 10, 3477-3484


D. A. Beller, M.A. Gharbi, A. Honglawan, K. J. Stebe, S. Yang and R.D. Kamien, "Focal conic flower textures at curved interfaces", Phys. Rev. X, 2013, 3, 041026

M. Cavallaro, Jr., M.A. Gharbi, D.A. Beller, S. Copar, Z. Shi, T. Baumgart, S. Yang, R.D. Kamien and K.J. Stebe, "Exploiting imperfections in the bulk to direct assembly of surface colloids", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., 2013, 110, 18804-18808

M. Cavallaro. Jr., M.A. Gharbi, D.A. Beller, S. Čopar, Z. Shi, R.D. Kamien, S. Yang, T. Baumgart and K.J. Stebe, "Ring around the Colloid", Soft Matter, 2013, 9, 9099-9102

A. Honglawan, D.A. Beller, M. Cavallaro, Jr., R.D. Kamien, K.J. Stebe, S. Yang, "Topographically induced hierarchial assembly and geometrical transformation of focal conic domain arrays in smectic liquid crystals", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., 2013, 110, 34-39

M.A. Gharbi, M. Cavallaro, Jr., G. Wu, D.A. Beller, R.D. Kamien, S. Yang, K.J. Stebe, "Micro-bullet assembly: interactions of oriented dipoles in confined nematic liquid crystal", Liquid Crystals, 2013, 40, 1619-1627

L. Yao, L. Botto, M. Cavallaro, Jr., B.J. Bleier, V. Garbin, K.J. Stebe, "Near field capillary repulsion", Soft Matter, 2013, 9, 779-786


V. Garbin, J.C. Crocker and K.J. Stebe, "Nanoparticles at fluid interfaces: Exploiting capping ligands to control adsorption, stability and dynamics", J. Colloid Interf. Sci., 2012, 387, 1-11

Z. Tong, L.S.L. Cheung, K.J. Stebe and K. Konstantopoulos, "Selectin-mediated adhesion in shear flow using micropatterned substrates: multiple-bond interactions govern the critical length for cell binding", Integr. Biol., 2012, 4, 847-856

L. Botto, E.P. Lewandowski, M. Cavallaro, Jr. and K.J. Stebe, "Capillary interactions between anisotropic particles", Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 9957-9971

L. Botto, L. Yao, R.L. Leheny and K.J. Stebe, "Capillary bond between rod-like particles and the micromechanics of particle-laden interfaces", Soft Matter, 2012, 8, 4971-4979

Z. Tong, E.M. Balzer, M.R. Dallas, W.C. Hung, K.J. Stebe and K. Konstantopoulos, "Chemotaxis of Cell Populations through Confined Spaces at Single-Cell Resolution", PLoS ONE, 2012, 7, 1-10

V. Garbin, J.C. Crocker and K.J. Stebe, "Forced Desorption of Nanoparticles from an Oil-Water Interface", Langmuir, 2012, 28, 1663-1667


M. Cavallaro, Jr., L. Botto, E.P. Lewandowski, M. Wang and K.J. Stebe, "Curvature-driven capillary migration and assembly of rod-like particles", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., 2012, 108, 20923-20928

Commentary: E.M. Furst, "Directing colloidal assembly at fluid interfaces", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., 2012, 108, 20853-20854.

A. Honglawan, D.A. Beller, M. Cavallaro, Jr., R.D. Kamien, K.J. Stebe and S. Yang, "Pillar-Assisted Epitaxial Assembly of Toric Focal Conic Domains of Smectic-A Liquid Crystals", Adv. Mater., 2011, 23, 5519-5523

R. Hanumanthu, K.J. Stebe, "Transient and persistent Marangoni–Bénard convection in the presence of surfactants", Colloids Surf. A, 2011, 391, 21-31


M. Ghosh and K.J. Stebe, "Spreading and retraction as a function of drop size", Adv. Colloid Interface Sci., 2010, 161, 61-76

E.P. Lewandowski, M. Cavallaro, Jr., L. Botto, J.C. Bernate, V. Garbin, and K.J. Stebe, "Orientation and Self-Assembly of Cylindrical Particles by Anisotropic Capillary Interactions", Langmuir, 2010, 26, 15142-15154

L.E. Dickinson, C.C. Ho, G.M. Wang, K.J. Stebe, and S. Gerecht, "Functional surfaces for high-resolution analysis of cancer cell interactions on exogenous hyaluronic acid", Biomaterials, 2010, 31, 5472-5478

M.H. Lee, D.H. Reich, K.J. Stebe, and R.L. Leheny, "Combined Passive and Active Microrheology Study of Protein-Layer Formation at an Air-Water Interface", Langmuir, 2010, 26, 2650-2658


K.J. Stebe, E. Lewandowski, and M. Ghosh, "Oriented Assembly of Metamaterials", Science, 2009, 325, 159-160

M.H. Lee, C.P. Lapointe, D.H. Reich, K.J. Stebe, and R.L. Leheny, "Interfacial Hydrodynamic Drag on Nanowires Embedded in Thin Oil Films and Protein Layers", Langmuir, 2009, 25, 7976-7982

S.N. Thomas, Z. Tong, K.J. Stebe, and K. Konstantopoulos, "Identification, characterization and utilization of tumor cell selectin ligands in the design of colon cancer diagnostics", Biorheology, 2009, 46, 207-225

E.P. Lewandowski, J.A. Bernate, A. Tseng, P.C. Searson, and K.J. Stebe, "Oriented assembly of anisotropic particles by capillary interactions", Soft Matter, 2009, 5, 886-890


E.P. Lewandowski, J.A. Bernate, P.C. Searson, and K.J. Stebe, "Rotation and Alignment of Anisotropic Particles on Nonplanar Interfaces", Langmuir, 2008, 24, 9302-9307

M. Ghosh, C. Alves, Z. Tong, K. Tettey, K. Konstantopoulos, and K.J. Stebe, "Multifunctional Surfaces with Discrete Functionalized Regions for Biological Applications", Langmuir, 2008, 24, 8134-8142


M. Ghosh, F. Fan, and K.J. Stebe, "Spontaneous pattern formation by dip coating of colloidal suspensions on homogeneous surfaces", Langmuir, 2007, 23, 2180-2183

R. Hanumanthu, and K.J. Stebe, "Transient enhancement of thermocapillary flow in a two-dimensional cavity by a surfactant", Phys. Fluids, 2007, 19, 042103

B. O'Brien, K.J. Stebe and P.C. Searson, "Octadecanethiol SAMs as molecular resists for electrodeposition of cobalt", J. Phys. Chem. C., 2007, 111, 8686-8691

F. Jin and K.J. Stebe, "The effects of a diffusion controlled surfactant on a viscous drop injected into a viscous medium", Phys. Fluids, 2007, 19, 112103

H. Sahalov, B. O'Brien, K.J. Stebe, K. Hristova and P.C. Searson, "Influence of applied potential on the impedance of alkanethiol SAMs", Langmuir, 2007, 23, 9681-9685


F. Jin, N.R. Gupta, and K.J. Stebe, "The detachment of a viscous drop in a viscous solution in the presence of a soluble surfactant", Phys. Fluids, 2006, 18, 022103

N.S. Pesika, K.J. Stebe, and P.C. Searson, "The Kinetics of Desorption of Alkanethiolates on Gold", Langmuir, 2006, 22, 3474-3476

R. Hanamanthu and K.J. Stebe, "Equilibrium shapes and locations of axisymmetric, liquid drops on conical, solid surfaces", Colloids Surf. A, 2006, 282–283, 227–239

E. Lewandowski, P.C. Searson, K.J. Stebe, "The Orientation of a Nanocylinder at a Fluid Interface", J. Phys. Chem. B, 2006, 110, 4283-4290

N.S. Pesika, A. Radisic, K.J. Stebe, and P.C. Searson, "Fabrication of Complex Architectures Using Electrodeposition into Patterned Self Assembled Monolayers", Nano Lett., 2006, 6, 1023-1026


J. Fiegel, J. Fang, J. Hanes, and K.J. Stebe, "Wetting of a Particle in a Thin Film", J. Colloid Interf. Sci., 2005, 291, 507-514

F. Fan, and K.J. Stebe, "Size Selective Deposition and Sorting of Particles on Surfaces of Patterned Lyophilicity", Langmuir, 2005, 21, 1149-1152

N.S. Pesika, F. Fan, P. C. Searson and K.J. Stebe, "Site-Selective Patterning Using Surfactant-Based Resists", J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2005, 127, 11960-11962


F. Jin, R. Balasubramiam, and K.J. Stebe, "Surfactant Adsorption to Spherical Particles:  The Intrinsic Length Scale Governing the Shift from Diffusion to Kinetic Controlled Mass Transfer", J. Adhesion, 2004, 80, 773-796

F. Fan, and K.J. Stebe, "Assembly of Colloidal Particles by Evaporation on Surfaces with Patterned Hydrophobicity", Langmuir, 2004, 20, 3062-3067


N. S. Pesika, K. J. Stebe, P. C. Searson, "Relationship between Absorbance Spectra and Particle Size Distributions of Quantum Sized Nanocrystals", J. Phys. Chem. B, 2003, 107, 10412-10415

N. S. Pesika, K. J. Stebe, and P. C. Searson, "Determination of the Particle Size Distribution of Quantum Nanocrystals from Absorbance Spectra", Adv. Mater., 2003, 15, 1289-1291

V. N. Truskett and K. J. Stebe, "The Influence of Surfactants on an Evaporating Drop: Fluorescence Images and Particle Deposition Patterns", Langmuir, 2003, 19, 8271-8279

S. S. Datwani, V. N. Truskett, C. A. Rosslee, N. L. Abbott, and K. J. Stebe, "Redox-dependent surface tension and surface phase transitions of a ferrocenyl surfactant: equilibrium and dynamic analyses with fluorescence images", Langmuir, 2003, 10, 8292-8301

Y-C. Lee, K. J. Stebe, H-S. Liu, and S-Y. Lin, "Adsorption and Desorption Kinetics of CmE8 on Perturbed Air-Water Interfaces", Colloids Surf. A, 2003, 220, 139-150


V. X. Nguyen, and K. J. Stebe, "Patterning of Colloidal Particles in an Evaporating Drop via a Surfactant Enhance Benard Instability", Phys. Rev. Lett., 2002, 88, 164501

N. S. Pesika, Z. Hu, K. J. Stebe, and P. C. Searson, "The Quenching and Growth of ZnO Nanoparticles by Adsorption of Octanethiol", J. Phys. Chem. B, 2002, 106, 6985-6990

N. R. Gupta, R. Balasubramaniam and K. J. Stebe, "Rapidly Expanding Viscous Drop from a Submerged Orifice at Finite Reynolds Numbers", Ann. N.Y. Acad. Sci., 2002, 974, 398-409


C.D. Eggleton, T.M. Tsai and K.J. Stebe, "Tip streaming from a drop in the presence of surfactants", Phys. Rev. Lett., 2001, 87, 048302

J.K. Ferri, S.Y Lin and K.J. Stebe, "Curvature Effects in the Analysis of Pendant Bubble Data: Comparison of Numerical Solutions, Asymptotic Arguments, and Data", J. Colloid Interf. Sci., 2001, 241, 154-168

S.S. Datwani and K.J. Stebe, "Surface tension of an Anionic Surfactant: Equilibrium, Dynamics, and Analysis for Aerosol –OT", Langmuir, 2001, 17, 4287-4296

M. Mulqueen, K.J. Stebe and D. Blankschtein, "Dynamic Interfacial Adsorption in Aqueous Surfactant Mixtures: Theoretical Study", Langmuir, 2001, 17, 5196-5207

M. Mulqueen, S.S. Datwani, K.J. Stebe and D. Blankschtein, "Dynamic Surface Tensions of Aqueous Surfactant Mixtures: Experimental Investigation", Langmuir, 2001, 17, 7494-7500

S.S. Datwani and K.J. Stebe, "Monolayer Penetration by a Charged Amphiphile: equilibrium and dynamics", Colloids Surf. A, 2001, 192, 109-129


J.S. Erickson, S. Sundaram and K.J. Stebe, "Evidence that the Induction Time in the Surface Pressure Evolution of Lysozyme Solutions Is Caused by a Surface Phase Transition", Langmuir, 2000, 16, 5072-5078

J.K. Ferri and K.J. Stebe, "Which surfactants reduce surface tension faster? A scaling argument for diffusion-controlled adsorption" invited contribution, Adv. Colloid Interface Sci., 1999, 85, 61-97


C.D. Eggleton, Y.P. Pawar and K.J. Stebe, "Insoluble surfactants on a drop in an extensional flow: A generalization of the stagnated surface limit to deforming interfaces", J. Fluid Mech., 1999, 385, 79-99

S.S. Datwani and K.J. Stebe, "The dynamic adsorption of charges amphiphiles: The evolution of the surface concentration, surface potential and surface tension", J. Colloid Interf. Sci., 1999, 219, 282-297

J.K. Ferri and K.J. Stebe, "Soluble surfactants undergoing surface phase transitions: A Maxwell construction and the dynamic surface tension", J. Colloid Interf. Sci., 1999, 209, 1-9

K.J. Stebe and C.D. Eggleton, "Surfactants and stress conditions at fluid interfaces", Foams and Emulsions, 1999, 354, 237-249

J.K. Ferri and K.J. Stebe, "A structure-property study of the dynamic surface tension of three acetylenic diol surfactants", Colloids Surf. A, 1999, 156, 567-577

G.C. Troiano, K.J. Stebe, R. Raphael and L. Tung, "The effects of gramicidin on the electroporation of lipid bilayers", Biophys. J., 1999, 76, 3150-3157


G.C. Troiano, L. Tung, V. Sharma and K.J. Stebe, "The reduction in electroporation voltages by the addition of a surfactant to planar lipid bilayers", Biophys. J., 1998, 75, 880-888

C.D. Eggleton and K.J. Stebe, "An adsorption-desorption controlled surfactant on a deforming droplet", J. Colloid Interface Sci., 1998, 208, 68-80

S. Sundaram, J.K. Ferri, D. Vollhardt and K.J. Stebe, "Surface phase behavior and surface tension evolution for lysozyme adsorption onto clean and DPPC covered interfaces: Theory and experiment", Langmuir, 1998, 14, 1208-1218


S. Sundaram and K.J. Stebe, "Dynamic penetration of an insoluble monolayer by a soluble surfactant: Theory and experiment", Langmuir, 1997, 13, 1729-1736

J. Chen and K.J. Stebe, "Surfactant-induced retardation of thermocapillary migration", J. Fluid Mech., 1997, 340, 35-59


D.O. Johnson, and K.J. Stebe, "Experimental confirmation of the oscillating bubble technique with comparison to the pendant bubble method: The adsorption dynamics of 1-decanol", J. Colloid Interf. Sci., 1996, 182, 526-538

J. Chen and K.J. Stebe, "Marangoni retardation of the terminal velocity of a settling droplet: the role of surfactant physico-chemistry", J. Colloid Interf. Sci., 1996, 178, 144-155

Y.P. Pawar and K.J. Stebe, "Marangoni effects on drop deformation in an extensional flow: The role of surfactant physico-chemistry. I. Insoluble Surfactants", Phys. Fluids, 1996, 8, 1738-1751

S. Sundaramand and K.J. Stebe, "Equations for the equilibrium surface pressure increase on the penetration of an insoluble monolayer by a soluble surfactant", Langmuir, 1996, 12, 2028-2034

D.O. Johnson and K.J. Stebe, "An oscillating bubble technique to determine surfactant mass transfer kinetics", Colloids Surf. A, 1996, 114, 41-51

V. Sharma, K.J. Stebe, J. Murphy and L. Tung, "Poloxamer-188 decreases susceptibility of artificial lipid membranes to electroporation", Biophys. J., 1996, 71, 3229-3241


K.J Stebe and D. Barthès-Biesel, "Marangoni effects of adsorption-desorption controlled surfactants on the leading edge of an infinitely long bubble in a capillary", J. Fluid Mech., 1995, 286, 25-48

D.O. Johnson and K.J. Stebe, "Oscillating bubble tensiometry: A method for measuring the surfactant adsorptive-desorptive kinetics and the surface dilatational viscosity", J. Colloid Interf. Sci., 1994, 168, 21-31

K.J. Stebe and C. Maldarelli, "Remobilizing surfactant retarded fluid particle interfaces: II. Controlling the surface mobility at interfaces of solutions containing surface active components", J. Colloid Interf. Sci., 1994, 163, 177-189

K.J. Stebe, S.Y. Lin and C. Maldarelli, "Remobilizing surfactant retarded fluid particle interfaces: I. Stress-free conditions at the interfaces of micellar solutions of surfactants with fast sorption kinetics", Phys. Fluids A, 1991, 3, 3-20


Book chapters:

M. Ghosh, K.J. Stebe, "Convective Assembly of Patterned Media", Evaporative Self-Assembly of Ordered Complex Structures, Ed.: Z. Lin, ChemInform – Wiley NY USA, 2012, 36, 59-108

K.J. Stebe and S.Y. Lin, "Dynamic Surface Tension and Surfactant Mass Transfer Kinetics: Measurement and Analysis", Handbook of Surfaces and Interfaces of Materials, Ed.: H.S. Nalwa, Academic Press MA USA, 2001, 2, 56-103

S. Sundaram and K. J. Stebe, "Monolayer penetration as a means of understanding mixed systems of amphiphiles", Emulsions, Foams, and Thin Films, Eds.: K.L. Mittal and P. Kumar, Marcel Dekker, Inc. NY USA, 2000, 349-370

C. Maldarelli and K.J. Stebe, "An anisotropic, elastomechanical instability theory for electropermeabilization of bilayer–lipid membranes", Electrical Trauma: Pathophysiology and Clinical Management, Eds.: R.C. Lee, E.G. Cravalho, and J.F. Burke, Cambridge University Press Cambridge UK, 1992, 327-350



K.J. Stebe, F. Fan and V.N. Truskett, "Control of the spatial distribution and sorting of micro-or nano-meter or molecular scale objects on patterned surfaces" US patent Application: US20050118338 A1

N.S. Pesika, K.J. Stebe and P.C. Searson, "Method of electrolytically depositing materials in a pattern directed by surfactant distribution" US Patent Application: US20050069645 A1