Eli Ruckenstein

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Affiliation: University at Buffalo
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cellulose and glass fiber affinity membranes for the chromatographic separation of biomolecules
    Eli Ruckenstein
    Department of Chemical Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Amherst, New York 14260, USA
    Biotechnol Prog 20:13-25. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Solubility of drugs in aqueous solutions. Part 1. Ideal mixed solvent approximation
    E Ruckenstein
    Department of Chemical Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Amherst, NY 14260, USA
    Int J Pharm 258:193-201. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Treatment of dilute clusters of methanol and water by ab initio quantum mechanical calculations
    Eli Ruckenstein
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering and Center for Computational Research, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, Amherst, New York 14260, USA
    J Phys Chem A 109:807-15. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Recent developments in the kinetic theory of nucleation
    E Ruckenstein
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, SUNY at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14260, USA
    Adv Colloid Interface Sci 118:51-72. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Microscopic description of a drop on a solid surface
    Eli Ruckenstein
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14260, USA
    Adv Colloid Interface Sci 157:1-33. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Solubility of hydrophobic organic pollutants in binary and multicomponent aqueous solvents
    E Ruckenstein
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Amherst, New York 14260, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 39:1623-31. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Surface modification and functionalization through the self-assembled monolayer and graft polymerization
    E Ruckenstein
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14260, USA
    Adv Colloid Interface Sci 113:43-63. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Solubility of drugs in aqueous solutions. Part 5. Thermodynamic consistency test for the solubility data
    E Ruckenstein
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Amherst, NY 14260, USA
    Int J Pharm 292:87-94. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Kinetics of heterogeneous nucleation on a rough surface: nucleation of a liquid phase in nanocavities
    Eli Ruckenstein
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14260, USA
    J Colloid Interface Sci 351:277-82. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Symmetry breaking in confined fluids
    Eli Ruckenstein
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14260, USA
    Adv Colloid Interface Sci 154:56-76. 2010

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Publications56

  1. ncbi request reprint Cellulose and glass fiber affinity membranes for the chromatographic separation of biomolecules
    Eli Ruckenstein
    Department of Chemical Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Amherst, New York 14260, USA
    Biotechnol Prog 20:13-25. 2004
    ..Numerous affinity ligands were immobilized onto the membranes, and the prepared affinity membranes have been used to separate or purify concanavalin A, peroxidase, protease inhibitors, globulin, fibronectin, and other biomolecules...
  2. ncbi request reprint Solubility of drugs in aqueous solutions. Part 1. Ideal mixed solvent approximation
    E Ruckenstein
    Department of Chemical Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Amherst, NY 14260, USA
    Int J Pharm 258:193-201. 2003
    ..The obtained expression was applied to 32 experimental data sets and the results were compared with the three parameter equations available in the literature...
  3. ncbi request reprint Treatment of dilute clusters of methanol and water by ab initio quantum mechanical calculations
    Eli Ruckenstein
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering and Center for Computational Research, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, Amherst, New York 14260, USA
    J Phys Chem A 109:807-15. 2005
    ..The average numbers of the two types of H bonds in the CH(4)O...(H(2)O)(12) and H(2)O...(CH(4)O)(10) clusters have been calculated. Such information could hardly be obtained with the simulation methods...
  4. ncbi request reprint Recent developments in the kinetic theory of nucleation
    E Ruckenstein
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, SUNY at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14260, USA
    Adv Colloid Interface Sci 118:51-72. 2005
    ..This can be accounted for by the fact that CNT uses the macroscopic interfacial tension which presumably overpredicts the surface tension of small clusters, and hence underpredicts nucleation rates...
  5. ncbi request reprint Microscopic description of a drop on a solid surface
    Eli Ruckenstein
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14260, USA
    Adv Colloid Interface Sci 157:1-33. 2010
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Solubility of hydrophobic organic pollutants in binary and multicomponent aqueous solvents
    E Ruckenstein
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Amherst, New York 14260, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 39:1623-31. 2005
    ..The computational method was applied to predict the solubilities of naphthalene and anthracene in ternary, quaternary and quinary aqueous mixed solvents. The results were compared with experiment and good agreement was obtained...
  7. ncbi request reprint Surface modification and functionalization through the self-assembled monolayer and graft polymerization
    E Ruckenstein
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14260, USA
    Adv Colloid Interface Sci 113:43-63. 2005
    ..Finally, we compare and review some surface-modification techniques on the surfaces of polymers, such as two-solvent entrapment, polymer blending, and chemical grafting, which improve their biocompatibility...
  8. ncbi request reprint Solubility of drugs in aqueous solutions. Part 5. Thermodynamic consistency test for the solubility data
    E Ruckenstein
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Amherst, NY 14260, USA
    Int J Pharm 292:87-94. 2005
    ..Second, the suggested test was applied to a number of systems representing experimental data regarding the solubility of sparingly soluble substances in aqueous mixed solvents...
  9. ncbi request reprint Kinetics of heterogeneous nucleation on a rough surface: nucleation of a liquid phase in nanocavities
    Eli Ruckenstein
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14260, USA
    J Colloid Interface Sci 351:277-82. 2010
    ..At constant contact angle the nucleation rate increases with increasing curvature of the cavity. The dependence of the nucleation rate on the contact angle is not monotonous...
  10. doi request reprint Symmetry breaking in confined fluids
    Eli Ruckenstein
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14260, USA
    Adv Colloid Interface Sci 154:56-76. 2010
    ..In the case of binary mixtures, the occurrence of symmetry breaking also depends on the composition of the confined mixtures...
  11. ncbi request reprint Effect of solute-solute and solute-solvent interactions on the kinetics of nucleation in liquids
    Eli Ruckenstein
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14260, USA
    J Colloid Interface Sci 342:528-32. 2010
    ..Such changes are usually small compared with the absolute magnitude of the nucleation rate...
  12. ncbi request reprint Solubility of drugs in aqueous solutions. Part 2: binary nonideal mixed solvent
    E Ruckenstein
    Department of Chemical Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Amherst, NY 14260, USA
    Int J Pharm 260:283-91. 2003
    ..It provided slightly better results than the best literature models but has also the advantage of a theoretical basis...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effect of salts and organic additives on the solubility of proteins in aqueous solutions
    Eli Ruckenstein
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Amherst, NY 14260, USA
    Adv Colloid Interface Sci 123:97-103. 2006
    ..This theory can predict (i) the salting-in or -out effect of a cosolvent and (ii) the initial slope of the solubility curve. Good agreement was obtained between theoretical predictions and experimental results...
  14. ncbi request reprint Specific ion effects via ion hydration: II. Double layer interaction
    Eli Ruckenstein
    Department of Chemical Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14260, USA
    Adv Colloid Interface Sci 105:177-200. 2003
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  15. ncbi request reprint Solubility of drugs in aqueous solutions. Part 4. Drug solubility by the dilute approximation
    E Ruckenstein
    Department of Chemical Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Amherst 14260, USA
    Int J Pharm 278:221-9. 2004
    ..Second, the obtained equation was used to correct the solubilities of drugs calculated via the infinite dilution approximation. It was shown that both procedures provide accurate correlations for the drug solubility...
  16. doi request reprint The structure of nanochannels formed by block copolymer solutions confined in nanotubes
    Houyang Chen
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14260 4200, USA
    J Chem Phys 131:114904. 2009
    ..The present simulations provide insight regarding the structure of ionic and water channels formed by protein in the phospholipid bilayers of the cell membrane...
  17. doi request reprint First passage time analysis of protein folding via nucleation and of barrierless protein denaturation
    Y S Djikaev
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, SUNY at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14260, United States
    Adv Colloid Interface Sci 146:18-30. 2009
    ..The numerical calculations for two model proteins (one consisting of 124 amino acids and the other of 2500 amino acids) demonstrate that the models can predict folding and unfolding times consistent with experimental data...
  18. ncbi request reprint Model for the nucleation mechanism of protein folding
    Y S Djikaev
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14260, USA
    J Phys Chem B 111:886-97. 2007
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  19. ncbi request reprint Thermal denaturation of a native protein via spinodal decomposition in the framework of first-passage-time analysis
    Y S Djikaev
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, SUNY at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14260, USA
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 78:011909. 2008
    ..For a numerical illustration, the method is applied to the thermal unfolding of a model protein consisting of 2500 residues...
  20. ncbi request reprint Self-recognition and aggregation between diblock (charged/neutral) polyelectrolytes by Monte Carlo simulations
    Jie Feng
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14260 4200, USA
    J Chem Phys 124:124913. 2006
    ..The molecular configurations of the entire chains and of the charged and neutral blocks as well as the radial distribution functions of the charged beads are also investigated...
  21. ncbi request reprint Preferential hydration and solubility of proteins in aqueous solutions of polyethylene glycol
    Ivan L Shulgin
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Amherst, NY 14260, USA
    Biophys Chem 120:188-98. 2006
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  22. ncbi request reprint Relationship between preferential interaction of a protein in an aqueous mixed solvent and its solubility
    Ivan L Shulgin
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Amherst, NY 14260, USA
    Biophys Chem 118:128-34. 2005
    ..The results are compared with experiment, and for aqueous sodium chloride mixtures the agreement is excellent, for aqueous sodium acetate and magnesium chloride mixtures the agreement is only satisfactory...
  23. ncbi request reprint A protein molecule in an aqueous mixed solvent: fluctuation theory outlook
    Ivan L Shulgin
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Amherst, New York 14260, USA
    J Chem Phys 123:054909. 2005
    ..5 and 5M and higher concentrations of urea. Our results demonstrated a striking similarity in the hydration of lysozyme at both pHs. It is worthwhile to note that the excesses of urea were only weakly composition dependent on both cases...
  24. doi request reprint A probabilistic approach to the effect of hydrogen bonding on the hydrophobic attraction
    Y S Djikaev
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, SUNY at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14260, USA
    J Chem Phys 130:124713. 2009
    ..It is greater than the overall van der Waals interaction potential of the same hydrophobic particles (with typical Hamaker constants) by at least an order of magnitude...
  25. doi request reprint Temperature effects on the nucleation mechanism of protein folding and on the barrierless thermal denaturation of a native protein
    Y S Djikaev
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, SUNY at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York
    Phys Chem Chem Phys 10:6281-300. 2008
    ..The first one roughly mimicks a bovine pancreatic ribonuclease while the second one is a representative of the largest proteins which are extremely difficult to study by straightforward Monte Carlo or molecular dynamics simulations...
  26. doi request reprint Various contributions to the osmotic second virial coefficient in protein-water-cosolvent solutions
    Ivan L Shulgin
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Amherst, New York 14260, USA
    J Phys Chem B 112:14665-71. 2008
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  27. ncbi request reprint The effect of hydrogen bonding on the solvent-mediated interaction of composite plates
    Y S Djikaev
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, SUNY at Buffalo, 403 Furnas Hall, Buffalo, NY 14260, USA
    J Colloid Interface Sci 336:575-83. 2009
    ..When this fraction is 0.5, this contribution can be up to two orders of magnitude larger than the van der Waals interaction (depending on the water density in the vicinity of a plate)...
  28. doi request reprint Dependence of the number of hydrogen bonds per water molecule on its distance to a hydrophobic surface and a thereupon-based model for hydrophobic attraction
    Y S Djikaev
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, SUNY at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14260, USA
    J Chem Phys 133:194105. 2010
    ..Presenting a model for the latter, we also examine the temperature effect on the solvent-mediated interaction of two parallel hydrophobic plates...
  29. ncbi request reprint Effect of hydrogen bond networks on the nucleation mechanism of protein folding
    Y S Djikaev
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, SUNY at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14260, USA
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 80:061918. 2009
    ..The range of "residue-cluster" distances, at which the hydrogen bond effect exists, is twice as long for hydrophobic residues as for hydrophilic ones...
  30. doi request reprint Effect of ionized protein residues on the nucleation pathway of protein folding
    Y S Djikaev
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, SUNY at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14260, USA
    J Chem Phys 128:025103. 2008
    ..3 show that for this protein the time of folding via nucleation is significantly affected by electrostatic interactions only for the unusually low pH of 6.3 and that among all pH's considered pH=7.3 provides the lowest folding time...
  31. ncbi request reprint The role of hydrogen bond networks in the barrierless thermal denaturation of a native protein
    Y S Djikaev
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, SUNY at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14260, USA
    J Chem Phys 131:045105. 2009
    ..The extended model is then applied to the unfolding of bovine pancreatic ribonuclease, consisting of 124 residues whereof 43 are hydrophobic (neutral beads are considered to be hydrophobic as well) and 81 hydrophilic...
  32. doi request reprint Temperature effects on the hydrophobic interaction of parallel plates in the framework of the probabilistic approach to hydrogen bonding
    Y S Djikaev
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, SUNY at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14260, United States
    J Colloid Interface Sci 343:510-21. 2010
    ..This attraction decreases as the temperature increases...
  33. ncbi request reprint Specific ion effects via ion hydration: I. Surface tension
    Marian Manciu
    Department of Chemical Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14260, USA
    Adv Colloid Interface Sci 105:63-101. 2003
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint The polarization model for hydration/double layer interactions: the role of the electrolyte ions
    Marian Manciu
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Adv Colloid Interface Sci 112:109-28. 2004
    ..However, there are conditions under which the polarization model predicts results that cannot be recovered by the traditional theory via parameter fitting...
  35. doi request reprint Aggregation of nanoparticles in a block copolymer bilayer
    Houyang Chen
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14260 4200, USA
    J Colloid Interface Sci 363:573-8. 2011
    ..At relatively short DPD step times, the particles aggregate in the solvent. As the time increases, the single particles and aggregates penetrate into the membrane...
  36. doi request reprint Nanodrop on a nanorough hydrophilic solid surface: contact angle dependence on the size, arrangement, and composition of the pillars
    Gersh O Berim
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14260, USA
    J Colloid Interface Sci 359:304-10. 2011
    ..The presence of such a gradient does not allow the formation of a stable nanodrop on the surface. However, asymmetrical metastable nanodrops can be formed...
  37. ncbi request reprint On the monomer density of grafted polyelectrolyte brushes and their interactions
    Marian Manciu
    Department of Chemical Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14260, USA
    Langmuir 20:8155-64. 2004
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Microscopic interpretation of the dependence of the contact angle on roughness
    Gersh O Berim
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14260, USA
    Langmuir 21:7743-51. 2005
    ..It is shown that the theory can explain the nonlinear dependence of cos theta(m) on roughness observed by Krupenkin et al. [Krupenkin, T. N.; Taylor, J. A.; Schneider, T. M.; Yang, S. Langmuir 2004, 20, 3824].(1)...
  39. doi request reprint Local composition in solvent + polymer or biopolymer systems
    Ivan L Shulgin
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Amherst, NY 14260, USA
    J Phys Chem B 112:3005-12. 2008
    ..However, in the dilute range of the macromolecule, the intermolecular interactions between solvent and macromolecule are mainly responsible for the excess. The obtained results shed some light on protein hydration...
  40. doi request reprint Excess around a central molecule with application to binary mixtures
    Ivan L Shulgin
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Amherst, NY 14260, USA
    Phys Chem Chem Phys 10:1097-105. 2008
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Local composition in the vicinity of a protein molecule in an aqueous mixed solvent
    Ivan L Shulgin
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Amherst, New York 14260, USA
    J Phys Chem B 111:3990-8. 2007
    ..The Schellman exchange model was used to relate the preferential binding parameter in water + lysozyme + urea mixtures to the urea concentration...
  42. ncbi request reprint On the restabilization of protein-covered latex colloids at high ionic strengths
    Haohao Huang
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14260, USA
    Langmuir 21:94-9. 2005
    ..It is suggested that the structural modifications of the protein configuration induced by the electrolyte are responsible for some of the disagreements between experiment and calculations...
  43. ncbi request reprint Symmetry breaking of the fluid density profiles in closed nanoslits
    Gersh O Berim
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14260, USA
    J Chem Phys 126:124503. 2007
    ..Hence a spontaneous symmetry breaking of the fluid density distribution in a closed slit with identical walls can take place. On the basis of the results obtained for closed slits, the symmetry breaking in open slits was also examined...
  44. ncbi request reprint Crosslinked glass fiber affinity membrane chromatography and its application to fibronectin separation
    Wei Guo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14260 4200, USA
    J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci 795:61-72. 2003
    ..By using a cartridge containing gelatin immobilized affinity membranes followed by another cartridge containing heparin immobilized membranes, fibronectin from human blood plasma could be separated...
  45. doi request reprint Formation and degradation of multicomponent multicore micelles: insights from dissipative particle dynamics simulations
    Houyang Chen
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14260 4200, United States
    Langmuir 29:5428-34. 2013
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  46. ncbi request reprint A ternary nucleation model for the nucleation pathway of protein folding
    Y S Djikaev
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, SUNY at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14260, USA
    J Chem Phys 126:175103. 2007
    ..With a reasonable choice of diffusion coefficients of the residues in the native state and potential parameters, the model predicts folding times in the range of 1-100 s...
  47. ncbi request reprint Micellar structures in nanoparticle-multiblock copolymer complexes
    Houyang Chen
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14260 4200, United States
    Langmuir 30:3723-8. 2014
    ..The present simulation may provide new insights regarding the drug-loaded micelle interacting with a virus represented by a nanoparticle. ..
  48. ncbi request reprint Sorption on deformable solids. Density functional theory approach
    Gersh O Berim
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14260, United States
    J Phys Chem B 115:13271-4. 2011
    ..In addition, it reveals that the oscillations that occur in the fluid density when the solid density is uniform are damped by the nonuniform solid. The theory provides the amounts of fluid adsorbed as well as absorbed by the solid...
  49. ncbi request reprint Nanodrop of an Ising magnetic fluid on a solid surface
    Gersh O Berim
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14260, United States
    Langmuir 27:8753-60. 2011
    ..The obtained results are in qualitative agreement with the experimental data on the contact angle of magnetic drops on a solid surface available in the literature...
  50. ncbi request reprint Size dependence of the contact angle of a nanodrop in a nanocavity: Density functional theory considerations
    Gersh O Berim
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14260, USA
    Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 83:021603. 2011
    ..It is argued that this dependence might affect strongly, for instance, the rate of heterogeneous nucleation on rough surfaces, which is usually calculated under the assumption of constant contact angle...
  51. ncbi request reprint Supramolecular AB diblock copolymers
    Xiaowu Yang
    Department of Chemistry, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, Buffalo, NY 14260, USA
    Angew Chem Int Ed Engl 43:6471-4. 2004
  52. ncbi request reprint Contact angles of nanodrops on chemically rough surfaces
    Gersh O Berim
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14260
    Langmuir 25:9285-9. 2009
    ..All these peculiarities, as well as the contact angle hysteresis, can be explained by accounting for the local conditions in the vicinity of the leading edges of the drop...
  53. ncbi request reprint Nanoparticle aggregation in the presence of a block copolymer
    Houyang Chen
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14260 4200, USA
    J Chem Phys 131:244904. 2009
    ..Aggregates have been generated for repulsive interactions larger than the former critical value or smaller than the latter one...
  54. doi request reprint The driving force of channel formation in triheteropolymers confined in nanocylindrical tubes
    Houyang Chen
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14260 4200, USA
    J Chem Phys 130:024901. 2009
    ..The present treatment may provide some insight regarding the formation of protein channels in the phospholipid bilayers of the cell membrane...
  55. ncbi request reprint Dependence of the macroscopic contact angle on the liquid-solid interaction parameters and temperature
    Gersh O Berim
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14260, USA
    J Chem Phys 130:184712. 2009
    ....
  56. ncbi request reprint Kinetic theory of heterogeneous nucleation; effect of nonuniform density in the nuclei
    Gersh O Berim
    Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14260, USA
    J Colloid Interface Sci 355:259-64. 2011
    ..The nonuniformity of the FDD in the nucleus decreases the nucleation rate when compared to the uniform FDD...