Publications: 2020-2023



John P. Mikhail, Gregory C. Rutledge, “Mechanisms of Shock Dissipation in Semicrystalline Polyethylene”, Polymers, 2023, 15(21), 4262

Nathan Ewell, Gregory C. Rutledge, Development of Electrospun Polyacrylonitrile Aerosol Filter Media for Respiratory Personal Protective Equipment, ACS Appl. Eng. Mater., 2024, 2(4), 1082-1093

Chinmay S. Gangal, Gregory C. Rutledge, “Molecular simulation of flow-enhanced nucleation of polyethylene crystallites in biaxial flows”, J. Chem. Phys., 2024, 160(15), 154904

Sanket Diwale, Nathan W. Volchko, Alexander J. Bourque, Richard D. Braatz, Gregory C. Rutledge, “Chapter 2 – Data-driven discovery and design of additives for controlled polymer morphology and performance”, Ed.: Masoud Soroush, Richard D Braatz, “Artificial Intelligence in Manufacturing”, Academic Press, 2024, Pages 29-56, ISBN 9780323991353

Rachel Passos de Oliveira Santos, Junli Hao, Murilo Daniel de Mello Innocentini, Elisabete Frollini, Holmer Savastano Junior, Gregory C. Rutledge, “Composite electrospun membranes based on polyacrylonitrile and cellulose nanofibrils: Relevant properties for their use as active filter layers”, Separation and Purification Technology, Volume 311, 15 April 2023, 123358. []

Nathan W. Volchko and Gregory C. Rutledge, “Heterogeneous Nucleation of High-Density Polyethylene Crystals on Graphene within Microdomains”, Macromolecules 2023 (in press). []



Sanket Diwale, Maximillian Eisner, Corrine Carpenter, Weike Sun, Gregory C. Rutledge, Richard Braatz, “Bayesian Optimization for Material Discovery Processes with Noise”, Molecular Systems Design and Engineering 2022, 7(6), 622-636 []

David A. Nicholson, Marat Andreev, Kenneth L. Kearns, Marius Chyasnavichyus, Daria Monaenkova, Jonathan Moore, Jaap. den Doelder, Gregory C. Rutledge, “Experiments and Modeling of Flow-Enhanced Nucleation in LLDPE”, J. Phys. Chem. B, 2022, 126 (34) 6529-6535 (invited, Festschrift in honor of D.N. Theordorou, 65th birthday). []

Chen Song and Gregory C. Rutledge, “Electrospun Liquid-Infused Membranes for Emulsified Oil/Water Separation”, Langmuir 2022 38 (7), 2301-2313 []

Junli Hao, Jie Ding, and Gregory C. Rutledge, “Shape-Stable Composites of Electrospun Nonwoven Mats and Shear-Thickening Fluids”, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 2022 14 (6), 8373-8383 []

Rachel Passos de Oliveira Santos, Junli Hao, Elisabete Frollini, Holmer Savastano Junior, and Gregory C. Rutledge, “Aerosol filtration performance of electrospun membranes comprising polyacrylonitrile and cellulose nanocrystals”, Journal of Membrane Science 2022, Vol 650 []



Maryanne E. Spiers, David J. Nielsen, Karl D. Pavey, Yen B.
Truong, Gregory C. Rutledge, Peter Kingshott, Daniel S. Eldridge,”Conductive, Acid-Doped Polyaniline Electrospun Nanofiber Gas Sensing Substrates Made Using a Facile Dissolution Method”, ACS Appl. Mater. Interf. 2021, 13, 44, 52950-52959. []

Jie Ding, James Kearney, Hongxia Wang, Tongfei Tian, Gregory C. Rutledge, Tong Lin, Xiaolin Wang, “Competitive Wetting: A New Approach to Prevent Liquid Penetration through Porous Materials with Superior Synergistic Effect”, Small, 2021, 2103695. []

Junli Hao, Rachel Passos de Oliveira Santos, and Gregory C. Rutledge “Examination of Nanoparticle Filtration by Filtering Facepiece Respirators During the COVID-19 Pandemic”, ACS Applied Nano Materials 2021, 4(4), 3675–3685 []

Chen Song and Gregory C.Rutledge “Electrospun polyimide fiber membranes for separation of oil-in-water emulsions”, Separation and Purification Technology 2021, 270, 118825 []

Kenneth L. Kearns, Justin Scherzer, Marius Chyasnavichyus, Daria Monaenkova, Jonathan Moore, Robert L. Sammler, Tom Fielitz, David A. Nicholson, Marat Andreev, and Gregory C. Rutledge “Measuring Flow-Induced Crystallization Kinetics of Polyethylene after Processing”, Macromolecules 2021, 54(5), 2101–2112 []

Amit Rawal, Siddharth Shukla, Sumit Sharma, Danvendra Singh, Yi-MinLin, Junli Hao, Gregory C. Rutledge, Lívia Vásárhelyi, Gábor Kozma, Akos Kukovecz, László Janovák, “Metastable wetting model of electrospun mats with wrinkled fibers”, Applied Surface Science, 2021, 551, 149147 []

Alex J.Hsieh, You-Chi Mason Wu, WeiguoHu, John P. Mikhail, David Veysset, Steven E. Kooi, Keith A. Nelson, Gregory C. Rutledge, Timothy M. Swager, “Bottom-up design toward dynamically robust polyurethane elastomers”, Polymer, 2021, 218, 123518 []



Akira Koyama, David A. Nicholson, Marat Andreev, Gregory C. Rutledge, Koji Fukao, and Takashi Yamamoto “Spectroscopic analysis in molecular simulations with discretized Wiener-Khinchin theorem for Fourier-Laplace transformation” Phys. Rev. E 102, 063302 (2020) []

Marat Andreev, David A. Nicholson, Anthony Kotula, Jonathan D. Moore, Jaap den Doelder, and Gregory C. Rutledge, “Rheology of crystallizing LLDPE,” Journal of Rheology 64, 1379 (2020); []

David A. Nicholson, Gregory C.Rutledge, “Flow-induced inhomogeneity and enhanced nucleation in a long alkane melt”, Polymer 200, 122605 (2020); [Abstract and full text on ScienceDirect]

Marat Andreev and Gregory C. Rutledge, “A slip-link model for rheology of entangled polymer melts with crystallization” , Journal of Rheology 64:1, 213-222 (2020); []

Raghavan Ranganathan, Vaibhaw Kumar, Alexander L. Brayton, Martin Kröger, and Gregory C. Rutledge, “Atomistic Modeling of Plastic Deformation in Semicrystalline Polyethylene: Role of Interphase Topology, Entanglements, and Chain Dynamics”, Macromolecules 2020, 53(12), 4605–4617 []

Junli Hao, Saptarshi Chattopadhyay, Gregory C.Rutledge, “Chemical separation in a binary liquid aerosol by filtration using electrospun membranes”, Chemical Engineering Journal, 2020, 382, 122924 []