Faculty Profiles

Stefan Zauscher
Sternberg Family Professor of Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science
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

Chen, T, Zhang, J, Garcia, A, Ducker, R, and Zauscher, S. "Nanopatterning of Polymer Brush Thin Films by Electron-Beam Lithography and Scanning Probe Lithography." 1 (June 7, 2011): 501-518. (Chapter) Full Text

Yang, Y, Erb, RM, Wiley, BJ, Zauscher, S, and Yellen, BB. "Imaginary magnetic tweezers for massively parallel surface adhesion spectroscopy." Nano Lett 11.4 (April 13, 2011): 1681-1684. Full Text

Chen, T, Jordan, R, and Zauscher, S. "Extending micro-contact printing for patterning complex polymer brush microstructures." Polymer 52.12 (2011): 2461-2467. Full Text

Chen, T, Jordan, R, and Zauscher, S. "Polymer brush patterning using self-assembled microsphere monolayers as microcontact printing stamps." Soft Matter 7.12 (2011): 5532-5535. Full Text

Darling, EM, Wilusz, RE, Bolognesi, MP, Zauscher, S, and Guilak, F. "Spatial mapping of the biomechanical properties of the pericellular matrix of articular cartilage measured in situ via atomic force microscopy." Biophys J 98.12 (June 16, 2010): 2848-2856. Full Text

Coles, JM, Zhang, L, Blum, JJ, Warman, ML, Jay, GD, Guilak, F, and Zauscher, S. "Loss of cartilage structure, stiffness, and frictional properties in mice lacking PRG4." Arthritis Rheum 62.6 (June 2010): 1666-1674. Full Text Open Access Copy

Huang, X, Zauscher, S, Klitzman, B, Truskey, GA, Reichert, WM, Kenan, DJ, and Grinstaff, MW. "Peptide interfacial biomaterials improve endothelial cell adhesion and spreading on synthetic polyglycolic acid materials." Ann Biomed Eng 38.6 (June 2010): 1965-1976. Full Text Open Access Copy

Stuart, MAC, Huck, WTS, Genzer, J, Müller, M, Ober, C, Stamm, M, Sukhorukov, GB, Szleifer, I, Tsukruk, VV, Urban, M, Winnik, F, Zauscher, S, Luzinov, I, and Minko, S. "Emerging applications of stimuli-responsive polymer materials." Nat Mater 9.2 (February 2010): 101-113. (Review) Full Text