Faculty Profiles

Stefan Zauscher
Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science
3385 Fciemas Building, Box 90300, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 660-5360
(919) 660-8963



Ph.D., University of Wisconsin at Madison 1999

M.S., Oregon State University 1992

Zhang, J., et al. “Novel evaluation method of neutron reflectivity data applied to stimulus-responsive polymer brushes.” Soft Matter, vol. 4, no. 3, Mar. 2008, pp. 500–09. Scopus, doi:10.1039/b714911e. Full Text

Singamaneni, S., et al. “Bimaterial microcantilevers as a hybrid sensing platform.” Advanced Materials, vol. 20, no. 4, Feb. 2008, pp. 653–80. Scopus, doi:10.1002/adma.200701667. Full Text

Chang, Debby P., et al. “Conformational mechanics, adsorption, and normal force interactions of lubricin and hyaluronic acid on model surfaces..” Langmuir : The Acs Journal of Surfaces and Colloids, vol. 24, no. 4, Feb. 2008, pp. 1183–93. Epmc, doi:10.1021/la702366t. Full Text

Darling, Eric M., et al. “Viscoelastic properties of human mesenchymally-derived stem cells and primary osteoblasts, chondrocytes, and adipocytes..” Journal of Biomechanics, vol. 41, no. 2, Jan. 2008, pp. 454–64. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.jbiomech.2007.06.019. Full Text

Coles, Jeffrey M., et al. “In situ friction measurement on murine cartilage by atomic force microscopy..” Journal of Biomechanics, vol. 41, no. 3, Jan. 2008, pp. 541–48. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.jbiomech.2007.10.013. Full Text

Lam, Y., et al. “Single molecule nanomechanics of HIV-1 envelope glycoproteins and elastin-like polypeptides.” Proceedings of the Sem Annual Conference and Exposition on Experimental and Applied Mechanics 2007, vol. 1, Nov. 2007, pp. 624–25.

Garcia, Andres, et al. “POLY 627-Fabrication of bioconjugated and hybrid polymeric nanostructures by field-induced scanning probe lithography.” Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society, vol. 234, AMER CHEMICAL SOC, Aug. 2007.

Valiaev, Alexei, et al. “Force-induced prolyl cis-trans isomerization in elastin-like polypeptides..” J Am Chem Soc, vol. 129, no. 20, May 2007, pp. 6491–97. Pubmed, doi:10.1021/ja070147r. Full Text

Darling, Eric M., et al. “A thin-layer model for viscoelastic, stress-relaxation testing of cells using atomic force microscopy: do cell properties reflect metastatic potential?.” Biophysical Journal, vol. 92, no. 5, Mar. 2007, pp. 1784–91. Epmc, doi:10.1529/biophysj.106.083097. Full Text

Lee, Woo-Kyung, et al. “Fabrication of gold nanowires by electric-field-induced scanning probe lithography and in situ chemical development..” Small (Weinheim an Der Bergstrasse, Germany), vol. 3, no. 2, Feb. 2007, pp. 249–54. Epmc, doi:10.1002/smll.200600396. Full Text