Faculty Profiles

Stefan Zauscher
Professor in the Department of Chemistry
3385 Fciemas Building, Box 90300, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 660-5360
(919) 660-8963



Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, Madison 1999

M.S., Oregon State University 1992

Lee, Whasil, et al. “Synergy between Piezo1 and Piezo2 channels confers high-strain mechanosensitivity to articular cartilage.Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, vol. 111, no. 47, Nov. 2014, pp. E5114–22. Pubmed, doi:10.1073/pnas.1414298111. Full Text Open Access Copy

Parlak, Zehra, et al. “Liquid contact resonance AFM: analytical models, experiments, and limitations.Nanotechnology, vol. 25, no. 44, Nov. 2014, p. 445703. Epmc, doi:10.1088/0957-4484/25/44/445703. Full Text

Hardy, Gregory J., et al. “HIV-1 antibodies and vaccine antigen selectively interact with lipid domains.Biochim Biophys Acta, vol. 1838, no. 10, Oct. 2014, pp. 2662–69. Pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.bbamem.2014.07.007. Full Text

Tang, Lei, et al. “Enzymatic polymerization of high molecular weight DNA amphiphiles that self-assemble into star-like micelles.Advanced Materials (Deerfield Beach, Fla.), vol. 26, no. 19, May 2014, pp. 3050–54. Epmc, doi:10.1002/adma.201306049. Full Text

Tjong, Vinalia, et al. “"Smart" DNA interfaces.Chemical Society Reviews, vol. 43, no. 5, Mar. 2014, pp. 1612–26. Epmc, doi:10.1039/c3cs60331h. Full Text

Chang, Debby P., et al. “Interaction of lubricin with type II collagen surfaces: adsorption, friction, and normal forces.Journal of Biomechanics, vol. 47, no. 3, Feb. 2014, pp. 659–66. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.jbiomech.2013.11.048. Full Text

Wilusz, R. E., et al. “Micromechanical mapping of early osteoarthritic changes in the pericellular matrix of human articular cartilage.Osteoarthritis and Cartilage, vol. 21, no. 12, Dec. 2013, pp. 1895–903. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.joca.2013.08.026. Full Text

Malmsten, M., and S. Zauscher. “Colloids and surfaces in biology.” Current Opinion in Colloid and Interface Science, vol. 18, no. 5, Oct. 2013, pp. 379–80. Scopus, doi:10.1016/j.cocis.2013.07.003. Full Text

Hardy, Gregory J., et al. “Model cell membranes: Techniques to form complex biomimetic supported lipid bilayers via vesicle fusion.Current Opinion in Colloid & Interface Science, vol. 18, no. 5, Oct. 2013, pp. 448–58. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.cocis.2013.06.004. Full Text

Ferris, Robert J., et al. “Electric double layer formed by polarized ferroelectric thin films.Acs Applied Materials & Interfaces, vol. 5, no. 7, Apr. 2013, pp. 2610–17. Epmc, doi:10.1021/am3031954. Full Text