Faculty Profiles

Gaurav Arya
Associate Professor of Chemistry
144 Hudson Hall, Box 90300, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 660-5435



Assistant Research Scientist, New York University 2005 - 2007

Postdoc, Princeton University 2003 - 2005

Ph.D., University of Notre Dame 2003

B.Tech., Indian Institute of Technology (India) 1998

Murthy, C. R., et al. “Dynamics of nanoparticle assembly from disjointed images of nanoparticle-polymer composites.” Physical Review E, vol. 93, no. 2, Feb. 2016. Scopus, doi:10.1103/PhysRevE.93.022501. Full Text

Zaretski, Aliaksandr V., et al. “Metallic Nanoislands on Graphene as Highly Sensitive Transducers of Mechanical, Biological, and Optical Signals.Nano Letters, vol. 16, no. 2, Feb. 2016, pp. 1375–80. Epmc, doi:10.1021/acs.nanolett.5b04821. Full Text Open Access Copy

Meluzzi, Dario, and Gaurav Arya. “Quantification of DNA cleavage specificity in Hi-C experiments.Nucleic Acids Research, vol. 44, no. 1, Jan. 2016, p. e4. Epmc, doi:10.1093/nar/gkv820. Full Text Open Access Copy

Takahashi, Tsukasa, et al. “Molecular mechanical properties of short-sequence peptide enzyme mimics.Journal of Biomolecular Structure & Dynamics, vol. 34, no. 3, Jan. 2016, pp. 463–74. Epmc, doi:10.1080/07391102.2015.1039586. Full Text

Kabra, H., et al. “Biomimetic Material-Assisted Delivery of Human Embryonic Stem Cell Derivatives for Enhanced in Vivo Survival and Engraftment.” Acs Biomaterials Science and Engineering, vol. 1, no. 1, Dec. 2015, pp. 7–12. Scopus, doi:10.1021/ab500021a. Full Text

Gurunatha, K. L., et al. “Computationally Guided Assembly of Oriented Nanocubes by Modulating Grafted Polymer-Surface Interactions.” Nano Letters, vol. 15, no. 11, Nov. 2015, pp. 7377–82. Scopus, doi:10.1021/acs.nanolett.5b02748. Full Text

Singh, V. V., et al. “Micromotor-based on-off fluorescence detection of sarin and soman simulants.” Chemical Communications, vol. 51, no. 56, July 2015, pp. 11190–93. Scopus, doi:10.1039/c5cc04120a. Full Text

Hattemer, G. D., and G. Arya. “Viscoelastic properties of polymer-grafted nanoparticle composites from molecular dynamics simulations.” Macromolecules, vol. 48, no. 4, Feb. 2015, pp. 1240–55. Scopus, doi:10.1021/ma502086c. Full Text

Meluzzi, Dario, and Gaurav Arya. “Efficient estimation of contact probabilities from inter-bead distance distributions in simulated polymer chains.Journal of Physics. Condensed Matter : An Institute of Physics Journal, vol. 27, no. 6, Feb. 2015, p. 064120. Epmc, doi:10.1088/0953-8984/27/6/064120. Full Text

Murthy, C. R., et al. “Automated quantitative image analysis of nanoparticle assembly.” Nanoscale, vol. 7, no. 21, Jan. 2015, pp. 9793–805. Scopus, doi:10.1039/c5nr00809c. Full Text