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

Dyer, DJ, Wong, VN, Mitrovic, B, Kinsel, GR, and Zauscher, S. "Responsive polymer brush nanosponges." ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY 237 (March 22, 2009).

Chen, T, and Zauscher, S. "Fabrication of novel polymer brush microstructures using microcontact printing as a tool." ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY 237 (March 22, 2009).

Wong, VN, Fernando, G, Wagner, AR, Zhang, J, Kinsel, GR, Zauscher, S, and Dyer, DJ. "Separation of peptides with polyionic nanosponges for MALDI-MS analysis." Langmuir 25.3 (February 3, 2009): 1459-1465. Full Text

Stanciulescu, I, Dolbow, JE, and Zauscher, S. "Computational modeling of surface phenomena in soft-wet materials." International Journal of Solids and Structures 46.6 (2009): 1334-1344. Full Text

Chen, T, Zhang, J, Chang, DP, Garcia, A, and Zauscher, S. "Fabrication of micropatterned stimulus-responsive polymer-brush 'anemone'." Advanced Materials 21.18 (2009): 1825-1829. Full Text

Wilusz, RE, Darling, EM, Bolognesi, MP, Zauscher, S, and Guilak, F. "The inhomogeneous mechanical properties of the pericellular matrix of articular cartilage measured in situ by atomic force microscopy." Proceedings of the ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference 2009, SBC2009 PART B (2009): 1065-1066. Full Text

Höök, F, Kasemo, B, Grunze, M, and Zauscher, S. "Quantitative biological surface science: challenges and recent advances." ACS Nano 2.12 (December 23, 2008): 2428-2436. Full Text

Valiaev, A, Lim, DW, Schmidler, S, Clark, RL, Chilkoti, A, and Zauscher, S. "Hydration and conformational mechanics of single, end-tethered elastin-like polypeptides." J Am Chem Soc 130.33 (August 20, 2008): 10939-10946. Full Text

Mock, JJ, Hill, RT, Degiron, A, Zauscher, S, Chilkoti, A, and Smith, DR. "Distance-dependent plasmon resonant coupling between a gold nanoparticle and gold film." Nano Lett 8.8 (August 2008): 2245-2252. Full Text

Chang, DP, Abu-Lail, NI, Guilak, F, Jay, GD, and Zauscher, S. "Conformational mechanics, adsorption, and normal force interactions of lubricin and hyaluronic acid on model surfaces." Langmuir 24.4 (February 19, 2008): 1183-1193. Full Text