Faculty Profiles

Michael Rubinstein
Professor of Chemistry
Hudson Hall, Rm. 144, Box 90300, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 660-5365



Ph.D., Harvard University 1983

Rubinstein, M., et al. “Relaxation of entangled polymers at the classical gel point.” Journal De Physique, vol. 51, 1990, pp. 757–75. Manual, doi:10.1051/jphys:01990005108075700>. Full Text

Colby, Ralph H., and Michael Rubinstein. “Two-Parameter Scaling for Polymers in Solvents.” Macromolecules, vol. 23, 1990, pp. 2753–57.

Cates, M. E., et al. “’Living trees’: dynamics at a reversible classical gel point.” J. Phys.: Condens. Matter, vol. 2, 1990, pp. 749–54.

Wang, X. R., et al. “Kinetic renormalization group approach to diffusion limited aggregation.” Physics Letters A, vol. 138, no. 6–7, Elsevier BV, July 1989, pp. 274–78. Crossref, doi:10.1016/0375-9601(89)90276-4. Full Text

Wang, X. R., et al. “Improved kinetic renormalisation group approach to diffusion-limited aggregation.” Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and General, vol. 22, no. 11, IOP Publishing, June 1989, pp. L507–12. Crossref, doi:10.1088/0305-4470/22/11/010. Full Text

Rubinstein, Michael. “Repton Model of Entangled Polymers.” New Trends in Physics and Physical Chemistry of Polymers, 1989, pp. 455–69.

Patton, E. V., et al. “Scaling Properties of Branched Polyesters.” Macromolecules, vol. 22, 1989, pp. 1946–59.

Rubinstein, Michael, and Ralph H. Colby. “Self‐consistent theory of polydisperse entangled polymers: Linear viscoelasticity of binary blends.” The Journal of Chemical Physics, vol. 89, no. 8, AIP Publishing, Oct. 1988, pp. 5291–306. Crossref, doi:10.1063/1.455620. Full Text

Rubinstein, Michael, et al. “Theory of polydispersity effects of polymer rheology: binary distribution of molecular weights.” Macromolecules, vol. 20, no. 4, American Chemical Society (ACS), July 1987, pp. 822–29. Crossref, doi:10.1021/ma00170a021. Full Text

Rubinstein, M., et al. “Two-Dimensional XY Magnets with Random Dzyaloshinskii-Moriya Interactions.” Phys. Rev. B, vol. 27, 1983, pp. 1800–11.