Faculty Profiles

Stefan Zauscher
Sternberg Family Professor of Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science
Office: CIEMAS 3385, Mail: 144 Hudson Hall, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 660-5360
(919) 660-8963



Ph.D., University of Wisconsin at Madison 1999

M.S., Oregon State University 1992

Hardy, GJ, Nayak, R, and Zauscher, S. "Model cell membranes: Techniques to form complex biomimetic supported lipid bilayers via vesicle fusion." Current Opinion in Colloid and Interface Science 18.5 (2013): 448-458. Full Text

Hardy, GJ, Lam, Y, Stewart, SM, Anasti, K, Alam, SM, and Zauscher, S. "Screening the interactions between HIV-1 neutralizing antibodies and model lipid surfaces." J Immunol Methods 376.1-2 (February 28, 2012): 13-19. Full Text

Hardy, GJ, Alam, M, Shapter, J, and Zauscher, S. "Visualizing Lipid Reactivity of HIV-1 Antigen and Neutralizing Antibodies using Atomic Force Microscopy." BIOPHYSICAL JOURNAL 102.3 (January 31, 2012): 303A-303A. Full Text

Ferris, R, Yellen, B, and Zauscher, S. "Ferroelectric thin films in fluidic environments: a new interface for sensing and manipulation of matter." Small 8.1 (January 9, 2012): 28-35. Full Text

Christensen, SE, Coles, JM, Zelenski, NA, Furman, BD, Leddy, HA, Zauscher, S, Bonaldo, P, and Guilak, F. "Altered trabecular bone structure and delayed cartilage degeneration in the knees of collagen VI null mice." PLoS One 7.3 (2012): e33397-. Full Text Open Access Copy

Zhang, J, Parlak, Z, Bowers, CM, Oas, T, and Zauscher, S. "Mapping mechanical properties of organic thin films by force-modulation microscopy in aqueous media." Beilstein J Nanotechnol 3 (2012): 464-474. Full Text

Hardy, GJ, Nayak, R, Alam, SM, Shapter, JG, Heinrich, F, and Zauscher, S. "Biomimetic supported lipid bilayers with high cholesterol content formed by α-helical peptide-induced vesicle fusion." Journal of Materials Chemistry 22.37 (2012): 19506-19513. Full Text

Chen, T, Chang, DP, Zhang, J, Jordan, R, and Zauscher, S. "Manipulating the motion of gold aggregates using stimulus-responsive patterned polymer brushes as a motor." Advanced Functional Materials 22.2 (2012): 429-434. Full Text

Chen, T, Chang, DP, Jordan, R, and Zauscher, S. "Colloidal lithography for fabricating patterned polymer-brush microstructures." Beilstein J Nanotechnol 3 (2012): 397-403. Full Text